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  • Downloads // Sep 2015

    Simplify Enterprise Resource Management with Business Networks

    How does doing business in the cloud change things for CIOs? The short answer is it helps them do more with less. That’s the key theme of this article, which explores a wide range of opportunities available to CIOs and their organizations when they integrate and move their organization’s key...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Downloads // Aug 2015

    Transform Data into Opportunity

    Accelerate data analysis in your applications. Go big with your big data applications with the all-new Intel® Data Analytics Acceleration Library (Intel® DAAL). Get a highly optimized data analytics library supporting all data analysis stages Use object-oriented APIs for C++ and Java* for simple integration...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // Aug 2015

    Solve More Problems on the Same Machine

    Get the new data analytics tools for faster results. Get the performance tool suite that simplifies better application performance today. Take advantage of the latest Intel® processors with the new Intel® Parallel Studio XE. Accelerate data analysis including data acquisition, data mining, and machine learning with the...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Do your digital assets have real-world protection from advanced cyber-attacks?

    Intel Security has developed the world’s first software-based testing environment for advanced evasion techniques (AETs). With this free security tool, you can test your organization’s network security devices against AETs that are increasingly used in sophisticated and targeted cyberattacks: • Launch controlled AET-borne attacks at your own defense technology....

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Accelerate application performance

    Accelerate development and simplify debugging and tuning with Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015 Cluster Edition. Boost application performance: Faster, more accurate compiling with explicit vectorization, OpenMP 4.0 and MPI-3 support, parallel direct sparse solver, and scaling up to 150k processes. Increase portability with latest standards: Enhanced support for MPI-3,...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Accelerate application performance, scalability, and reliability

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015 is an advanced, comprehensive tool suite that simplifies debugging and tuning, and speeds development. Available in C, C ++, and Fortran. Speed time to market: Composer Edition: Includes industry-leading compilers and libraries that are optimized for creating fast parallel code. Professional Edition: Everything...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Visualize and troubleshoot network issues in 4 clicks

    Troubleshoot critical network path issues with SolarWinds® Network Troubleshooting Bundle. From a consolidated dashboard, you can visualize critical path performance (e.g. branch office to data center), analyze bandwidth usage, detect and remediate unexpected configuration changes, and access real-time diagnostic tools. Issues that used to be cumbersome and time-consuming can now...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Manage Logs, Fix Problems, Solve Issues, Save Time with SolarWinds Log & Event Manager

    When your network is being attacked response time is critical and you need answers fast. SolarWinds® Log & Event Manager makes finding answers easy by: Providing an easy-to-use virtual appliance which can be downloaded and installed in less than an hour Centralizing logs for easy visualization and search Providing...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Feb 2015

    Reduce Troubleshooting Time Up to 59% in Your Virtual Environment

    Know exactly where to look when there’s a problem. SolarWinds® Virtualization Manager shows your entire virtualization stack from VM to storage, highlighting performance bottlenecks along the way. Immediate view of normal, informational, warning, and critical alerts of your virtual infrastructure Detailed visibility into all virtualization layers showing live performance...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2015

    Tired of getting asked if the Internet is down?

    Turn to SolarWinds® Bandwidth Analyzer Pack (BAP) the next time you’re told the Internet is down. SolarWinds BAP gives you visibility into how much network capacity is being used and why bottlenecks are happening. Find which users, applications, and protocols are consuming the most bandwidth Highlight the IP...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Aug 2014

    Improving Customer Service with First-Class Remote Support

    Want to provide excellent customer support, while minimizing operational costs? Organizations like you are turning to remote support solutions to connect to various devices and pull system diagnostics, push configurations and view the device to deliver personalized, hands-on support. Rescue from LogMeIn, provides a sophisticated set of core...

    Provided By LogMeIn Rescue

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    Get the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Free – Try for yourself this new Agile Way to Analyze, Optimize and Control Data and Processes

    Download your free copy of the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Public Edition, an easy-to-use self-service business analytics solution that empowers analysts to rapidly acquire, transform, analyze and visualize data. Use it to: Acquire, integrate, and analyze data 10x faster Respond to information requests more quickly Eliminate Excel...

    Provided By Lavastorm Analytics

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Do More, Spend Less. Top 5 Reasons to Choose SolarWinds Log & Event Manager

    Real-Time, In-Memory, Event Log Correlation:Troubleshoot performance problems by understanding the relationship between different activities using multiple event correlations. Out-of-the-Box Security and Compliance Reporting Templates:Quickly & easily generate and schedule compliance reports using over 300 audit-proven templates. Fast and Easy Forensic Analysis:Quickly conduct forensic analysis to figure...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Cognos Business Intelligence 30-Day Trial

    Test the capabilities of Cognos Business Intelligence V10.1 for 30 days at no charge.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere trial download

    IBM® Rational® Application Developer for WebSphere® Software accelerates the development and deployment of Java™, Java EE, Web 2.0, mobile, OSGi, portal and service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications. Both expert and novice developers can increase productivity and efficiency by using its many integrated capabilities for easier development, testing, analysis, and delivery of...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free vRanger 6.0 Trial

    With Dell vRanger, you gain comprehensive protection for both virtual and physical environments from one intuitive interface. No wonder more than 40,000 customers rely on vRanger’s speed, simplicity and scalability to protect their critical data every day. Download a Free Trial!

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Jul 2013

    A More Intelligent & FREE Way to Manage Alerts – SolarWinds Alert Central

    SolarWinds Alert Central is centralized IT alert management software that provides amazingly streamlined alert management for your entire IT organization. Centralize alerts from all your IT systems Automatically route alerts to the right group Filter alerts from noisy monitoring systems Automatically escalate unanswered alerts ...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Secure Copy Trial

    Take Secure Copy for a spin and see firsthand how this automated data migration solution can help your administrators and IT team migrate data quickly and easily. Plus your team can run reports to effectively manage their data projects, and much more. Your free trial is a Web-based, self-contained virtual...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    You multi-task at work. Your software should, too.

    All-in-One, Easy Batch Scanning- Kofax Express makes it easy for anyone to scan, organize and store documents, at speeds that make short work of batches big and small. Easy enough for beginners, powerful enough for pros; let Kofax show you the new Express route to document scanning. Free trial software...

    Provided By Kofax

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    You multi-task at work. Your software should, too.

    All-in-One, Easy Batch Scanning Learn about Kofax Express when you watch this quick introduction featuring information about scanning, barcodes and indexing and how Express works with Kofax VRS. Kofax Express makes it easy for anyone to scan, organize and store documents, at speeds that make short work of batches...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    LogMeIn: Instant, Anywhere Remote Support

    LogMeIn Rescue lets IT do more. With Rescue, you can quickly access, diagnose and solve IT problems anywhere, worldwide. The result: Improved productivity, higher customer satisfaction and more time for the important stuff. Stop letting legacy remote support tools get in your way of delivering great IT support to...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Free 30 Day Trial: Customizable Business Software with Intuit QuickBase

    Intuit QuickBase revolutionizes the way people work by enabling professionals to quickly create their own cloud-based applications and drive vastly improved team productivity. Finding a solution to meet your needs is faster than ever. Come see why over 50 of the Fortune 100 companies trust Intuit QuickBase to help their...

    Provided By Intuit

  • Downloads // Aug 2012

    FREE TOOL - SharePoint performance monitor alerts

    Know at a glance if you're running on low disk space with this free and easy-to-use SharePoint performance monitoring tool! You can watch your performance in real-time from an easy to read graphical console. The best part is that you will receive an email alert any time an issue arises.

    Provided By Idera

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Aug 2011

    Rapidly Build Dashboards & Reports with LogiXML's Agile BI Platform - Free Trial

    Logi Info is the fastest way for developers and IT to create and deliver BI applications to any desktop or mobile device. Creating sophisticated applications with Logi Info takes only a fraction of the time required by traditional BI solutions. Logi Info does this by providing a code-free development environment...

    Provided By LogiXML

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    10 things we learned in 2010 that can help make 2011 better

    The beginning of a new year is a good time to consider how well we met the previous year's challenges and to use what we learned to make improvements in the months to come. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Adrian Polley

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work for Healthcare demo

    Watch this demo and learn how combining Business Process Management, Collaboration and SOA enables an ER to: significantly improve the quality of patient care; handle emergencies better; access proper medical expertise (regardless of location); and increase its efficiency and effectiveness.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work IBV Study video

    The organizations that outperform today distinguish themselves through their approach to work, response to change, data gathering and use of technology. Look at this study and video to find out how your organization can benefit from working smarter, too.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    DAI-eBook: Application Foundation Industry eBook (Banking, Telco, and Insurance)

    A Smart SOA? Application Foundation from IBM WebSphere? provides the innovation and performance that allows you to build, deploy and manage robust, agile and re-usable SOA applications and services of all types. This foundation helps you deliver on business objectives while reducing application infrastructure costs. Watch this video to learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    Connectivity Video: Customer Reference Video-Mothercare

    IBM? WebSphere? technology provides a more flexible and dynamic way to handle your electronic business applications. Watch this video to see how Mothercare?, a leading retailer with 1,000 stores across 50 countries, reaped huge IT benefits and reduced their costs with WebSphere Message Broker and Websphere MQ.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    WebSphere Lombardi Edition - Taking the Tour - Product Demo

    Take control of your key processes with our industry leading BPM suite (BPMS). Build, optimize and manage your process applications. Take the product demo tour of the Websphere Lombardi Edition by clicking through here.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    The 10 biggest tech scandals of the decade

    Choosing the worst tech disgraces of the past 10 years isn't easy, but CNET News recently took a crack at it. The incidents that made the cut involve sexual harassment, stripper-crazed CEOs, spies, congressional investigations, and even murder.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Greg Sandoval

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    Avoid scope creep! Try Jama Contour, collaborative requirements management

    If you're managing a complex project, then you know how difficult it is to keep everyone in sync on scope changes. It's a nightmare. Jama Contour changes that. Contour is a powerful, Web-based application that teams use for collaborative requirements management, scope reviews and approvals, release planning, traceability, test coverage,...

    Provided By Jama Software, Inc.

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Client Virtualization: Next Generation Technologies

    Next-generation technologies enable IT to increase productivity, reduce complexity, cut costs and improve management of devices. It's time to take a serious look.

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Try Microsoft Office 2010

    Microsoft Office 2010 trial.

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 red flags that shout 'Stay away from this project!'

    Most consultants have gotten stuck on a doomed project at one time or another. But if you know what to watch out for, you can avoid getting mired in a project mess. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    Product Download : WebSphere Server Performance Monitoring Tool

    ManageEngine Applications Manager, a tool for monitoring the performance and availability of applications and servers, helps in WebSphere Management. It automatically diagnoses, notifies, and helps correct performance and availability problems in WebSphere Servers. This involves delivering comprehensive fault management and proactive alarm notifications, checking for impending problems, triggering appropriate...

    Provided By ManageEngine

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Accelerate Business Value with Web Portal Solutions -Podcast

    Listen to a series of podcast episodes that will help you learn how to improve workforce effectiveness, a key business objective that most organizations face today.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Smarter Collaboration -Transform Your Interaction Between People into a Strategic Business Asset (main Message)

    According to an IBM CEO study, today's organizations are bombarded by change, and many struggle to keep up. Savvy business leaders are examining the strategic value of how their employees, partners, customers and others interact, in order to outpace, even take advantage of, dynamic change. IBM can help you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Accelerate application performance, scalability, and reliability

    Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015 is an advanced, comprehensive tool suite that simplifies debugging and tuning, and speeds development. Available in C, C ++, and Fortran. Speed time to market: Composer Edition: Includes industry-leading compilers and libraries that are optimized for creating fast parallel code. Professional Edition: Everything...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Accelerate application performance

    Accelerate development and simplify debugging and tuning with Intel Parallel Studio XE 2015 Cluster Edition. Boost application performance: Faster, more accurate compiling with explicit vectorization, OpenMP 4.0 and MPI-3 support, parallel direct sparse solver, and scaling up to 150k processes. Increase portability with latest standards: Enhanced support for MPI-3,...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Do your digital assets have real-world protection from advanced cyber-attacks?

    Intel Security has developed the world’s first software-based testing environment for advanced evasion techniques (AETs). With this free security tool, you can test your organization’s network security devices against AETs that are increasingly used in sophisticated and targeted cyberattacks: • Launch controlled AET-borne attacks at your own defense technology....

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Visualize and troubleshoot network issues in 4 clicks

    Troubleshoot critical network path issues with SolarWinds® Network Troubleshooting Bundle. From a consolidated dashboard, you can visualize critical path performance (e.g. branch office to data center), analyze bandwidth usage, detect and remediate unexpected configuration changes, and access real-time diagnostic tools. Issues that used to be cumbersome and time-consuming can now...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Aug 2015

    Transform Data into Opportunity

    Accelerate data analysis in your applications. Go big with your big data applications with the all-new Intel® Data Analytics Acceleration Library (Intel® DAAL). Get a highly optimized data analytics library supporting all data analysis stages Use object-oriented APIs for C++ and Java* for simple integration...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // Aug 2015

    Solve More Problems on the Same Machine

    Get the new data analytics tools for faster results. Get the performance tool suite that simplifies better application performance today. Take advantage of the latest Intel® processors with the new Intel® Parallel Studio XE. Accelerate data analysis including data acquisition, data mining, and machine learning with the...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // Sep 2015

    Simplify Enterprise Resource Management with Business Networks

    How does doing business in the cloud change things for CIOs? The short answer is it helps them do more with less. That’s the key theme of this article, which explores a wide range of opportunities available to CIOs and their organizations when they integrate and move their organization’s key...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • Downloads // Jul 2009

    10 best practices for successful project management

    The right mix of planning, monitoring, and controlling can make the difference in completing a project on time, on budget, and with high quality results. These guidelines will help you plan the work and work the plan.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Sep 1999

    The definitive mergers and acquisitions checklist

    The period before a merger or acquisition is stressful for the CIO. This checklist, courtesy of TechLabs, can help you gather information about hardware, systems integration, and software to help make the transition as smooth as possible.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    Project risk management checklist

    Many projects have inherent risks that can wreak havoc if left unmanaged. This checklist will help you assess and minimize the risk potential for your project and head off possible problems.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    WebSphere Lombardi Edition - Taking the Tour - Product Demo

    Take control of your key processes with our industry leading BPM suite (BPMS). Build, optimize and manage your process applications. Take the product demo tour of the Websphere Lombardi Edition by clicking through here.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work for Healthcare demo

    Watch this demo and learn how combining Business Process Management, Collaboration and SOA enables an ER to: significantly improve the quality of patient care; handle emergencies better; access proper medical expertise (regardless of location); and increase its efficiency and effectiveness.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work IBV Study video

    The organizations that outperform today distinguish themselves through their approach to work, response to change, data gathering and use of technology. Look at this study and video to find out how your organization can benefit from working smarter, too.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    DAI-eBook: Application Foundation Industry eBook (Banking, Telco, and Insurance)

    A Smart SOA? Application Foundation from IBM WebSphere? provides the innovation and performance that allows you to build, deploy and manage robust, agile and re-usable SOA applications and services of all types. This foundation helps you deliver on business objectives while reducing application infrastructure costs. Watch this video to learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    Connectivity Video: Customer Reference Video-Mothercare

    IBM? WebSphere? technology provides a more flexible and dynamic way to handle your electronic business applications. Watch this video to see how Mothercare?, a leading retailer with 1,000 stores across 50 countries, reaped huge IT benefits and reduced their costs with WebSphere Message Broker and Websphere MQ.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    The 10 biggest tech scandals of the decade

    Choosing the worst tech disgraces of the past 10 years isn't easy, but CNET News recently took a crack at it. The incidents that made the cut involve sexual harassment, stripper-crazed CEOs, spies, congressional investigations, and even murder.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Greg Sandoval

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Client Virtualization: Next Generation Technologies

    Next-generation technologies enable IT to increase productivity, reduce complexity, cut costs and improve management of devices. It's time to take a serious look.

    Provided By CDW

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    Avoid scope creep! Try Jama Contour, collaborative requirements management

    If you're managing a complex project, then you know how difficult it is to keep everyone in sync on scope changes. It's a nightmare. Jama Contour changes that. Contour is a powerful, Web-based application that teams use for collaborative requirements management, scope reviews and approvals, release planning, traceability, test coverage,...

    Provided By Jama Software, Inc.

  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    10 things we learned in 2010 that can help make 2011 better

    The beginning of a new year is a good time to consider how well we met the previous year's challenges and to use what we learned to make improvements in the months to come. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Adrian Polley

  • Downloads // Aug 2011

    Rapidly Build Dashboards & Reports with LogiXML's Agile BI Platform - Free Trial

    Logi Info is the fastest way for developers and IT to create and deliver BI applications to any desktop or mobile device. Creating sophisticated applications with Logi Info takes only a fraction of the time required by traditional BI solutions. Logi Info does this by providing a code-free development environment...

    Provided By LogiXML

  • Downloads // Sep 2006

    Software-as-a-Service; A Comprehensive Look at the Total Cost of Ownership of Software Applications

    Gartner estimates that the annual cost to own and manage traditional "on-premise" software applications can be up to four times the initial purchase price. This is due to a company's need to acquire and maintain the resources needed to support a large scale in-house software deployment; including: hardware, software upgrades...

    Provided By Business Objects

  • Downloads // Sep 2005

    10 things you should do to effectively implement change management

    Good change management acts like a traffic light that regulates the smooth flow of changes. Set up a well-deployed process to ensure that changes don't adversely affect your system performance. Many people mistakenly view change management as more IT red tape, failing to realize how much disruption can occur...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Oct 2000

    TechRepublic's asset-tracking spreadsheet

    Download our asset-tracking spreadsheet to keep your company's IT equipment and property information in a central, accessible repository.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jul 2005

    90+ Keyboard shortcuts to move faster in Adobe Acrobat Professional 7.0 for Windows

    This handy, four-page table lists more than 90 keyboard shortcuts and their corresponding functions for Adobe Acrobat Professional 7. Download and print this time-saving document and post it near your keyboard for at-a-glance help when you need to quickly open PDF documents, navigate pages, toggle between views, activate...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2007

    SolutionBase: RADIUS deployment scenarios

    There are many different ways that RADIUS servers can be deployed, both in ISP and in corporate environments. Here are some of the less common types of RADIUS deployments.

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Downloads // Mar 2008

    Download Crystal Reports 2008

    Try out a fully functional copy of the industry-leading software, Crystal Reports 2008, for 30 days! Or, try a 60-day trial of Crystal Reports Server 2008. Just click here! Crystal Reports 2008 provides advanced functionality to help reduce report proliferation and maintenance-increasing visualization flexibility and saving time...

    Provided By Business Objects

  • Downloads // Aug 2008

    One-time scheduling of tasks with At

    Scheduling services with cron and similar tools is great for repetitive tasks but inconvenient for one-time tasks. Vincent Danen introduces the flexible At command for tasks that only need to be accomplished once.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // May 2009

    10 tips for doing layoffs the right way

    Workforce reductions are often necessary to keep companies solvent during difficult times -- but mishandling the process can make an already bad situation even worse. Here are 10 things to keep in mind if you're gearing up for layoffs.This download is also available as an entry in our 10...

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 ways to avoid stupid project estimates

    You can't run a successful project with bad estimates, any more than you can build a solid house with faulty bricks and lumber. These simple steps will help you filter out the bad numbers you get today and improve the numbers you get tomorrow.This download is also available as

    Provided By Jerry Loza

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 best practices for business process measurement

    Lean times often present opportunities for analyzing, fine-tuning, and improving business processes. In fact, the economic survival of some organizations may depend on such improvements. Here are some pointers to help you build a successful process measurement program.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 management techniques we'd love to see

    If you've ever been the victim of a trendy, totally ineffective management style, you know how silly and arbitrary those techniques can be. Justin James has seen his share of goofy management philosophies -- so he decided to invent a few of his own.This download is also available as

    Provided By Justin James

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Cover Story: How to develop a killer business case

    As an IT leader, you are often expected to contribute your ideas and recommendations to the decision-making process in your organization. The ideas are not scarce but sometimes it's difficult to present a clear and compelling business case, structured in the way it can be understood by others. However,this is...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    BPM Done Right: Best Practices To Help You Succeed Where Others Have Failed

    The adoption of Business Process Management (BPM) technology is increasing dramatically, but unfortunately so are the stories of missed expectations, wasted investment and failure. It doesn't have to be that way. Mike Lees, Software AG's Senior Director of Product Marketing for BPM, explains how you can profit from experience and...

    Provided By Software AG

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 ways to get a slipping project back on track

    Plenty of things can derail a project plan: underestimated tasks, departing staff, misallocated resources. Here are some practical techniques that can correct the direction of a project that's losing ground.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Tom Mochal

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    10 things to look for in an all-in-one printer

    A multifunction printer may offer the convenient, consolidated functionality your organization needs, but there are a lot of choices out there. Before making a selection, be sure to consider these key factors.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Erik Eckel

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 ways organizations can cut costs with IT asset management

    Many IT departments overlook opportunities to control costs, particularly when it comes to managing their assets. Here are a few things to consider when choosing asset management tools.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Umesh Shah

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    How Lean Six Sigma affirms agile programming practices

    Joe Goss examines how the Define Measure Analyze Improve Control and the agile software development methodologies address the eight areas of waste defined by Lean Six Sigma.This download is also available as an entry in our IT Leadership blog.

    Provided By Joe Goss