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  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    M-Trends 2015 - A View from the Front Lines

    While we have seen modest gains in organizations’ ability to overcome the security gap, advanced (and not-so advanced) threat actors continue to evolve their tactics to find a way through it. The M-ternds report by Mandiant, provides a brief overview of the how attackers’ motives and tactics changed in 2014....

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Qlik Executive Brief - The Link Between Sales Analytics and Sales Performance

    There is an undeniable link between the use of sales analytics and strong sales performance. An organization’s ability to grow revenue in a sustainable, predictable way relies on sales analytics. Sales organizations must find a way to aggregate, sift through, and make sense of all of their data to find...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    CITO Research E-Book - Empowering Sales with Self Service BI

    Read this e-book and learn how to empower sales with self-service business intelligence in order to gain better insight into your pipeline, get to know your customers better, close bigger deals faster, and uncover better cross-sell and up-sell opportunities with less effort. Download this e-book to learn more.

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    E-book: Empowering Sales with Self Service BI

    Read this e-book and learn how to empower sales with self-service business intelligence in order to gain better insight into your pipeline, get to know your customers better, close bigger deals faster, and uncover better cross-sell and up-sell opportunities with less effort.

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Link Between Sales Analytics and Sales Performance

    There is an undeniable link between the use of sales analytics and strong sales performance. An organization’s ability to grow revenue in a sustainable, predictable way relies on sales analytics. Sales organizations must find a way to aggregate, sift through, and make sense of all of their data to find...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Virtualisation Overview

    Whether you are operating a mature strategy or just starting out on your virtualisation journey, our services are designed to ensure your ICT benefits from simpler scalability,reliability and performance. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Zeroing In on the Right Devices

    Discover what you can do to stay ahead of the technological curve and ensure that your productivity can be matched by none. This report will analyse the latest in PC technology and how you and your employees can replace outdated systems with the best-of-the-best.

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel

  • Research // Feb 2015

    Definitive Guide to Advanced Threat Protection

    Despite billions spent annually on traditional perimeter and endpoint-based security defenses, advanced threat actors cause enterprises and government agencies to make headlines every day - for all the wrong reasons. This eGuide explores recent innovations in perimeter and host-based advanced threat protection technology, combined with new network forensics capabilities, are...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Numbers Game Infographic - How Many Alerts is too Many to Handle

    Security alerts come in by the thousands every month, and you and your IT team are tasked with handling each one. Even when alerts are caught and categorized correctly, the sheer volume is overwhelming. And when they’re not responded to quickly, the consequences can be disastrous. This Infographic report illustrates...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Maginot Revisited - More Real-World Results from Real-World Tests

    Attackers are bypassing conventional security deployments almost at will, breaching systems in a wide swath of industries and geographies. In May 2014, FireEye and Mandiant, a FireEye company, published “Cybersecurity’s Maginot Line: A Real-World Assessment of the Defense-in-Depth Model.” The first-of-its-kind study examined data from more than 1,200 security deployments...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Hacking the Street - FIN4 Likely Playing The Market

    FireEye is currently tracking a group that targets the email accounts of individuals privy to the most confidential information of more than 100 companies. The group, which we call FIN4, appears to have a deep familiarity with business deals and corporate communications, and their effects on financial markets. This report...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Dell & Red Hat Private Cloud Solutions

    This brochure discusses how Dell and Red Hat are making OpenStack the default for open cloud infrastructure in the enterprise. Download this paper to learn how these open solutions offer innovative cloud infrastructure to transform IT service delivery into new dynamic cloud models. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Ready to Explore a Move from Help Desk to Service Desk?

    Moving from a help desk to a service desk is a journey of continual improvement. As your umbrella of services gets bigger, having a service desk can ensure your IT support processes get better. This brief reveals why your organisation should embark on the transition to a service desk. Download...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    5 Reasons Why GoToAssist Remote Support and Service Desk Go Better Together

    GoToAssist Remote Support makes it easy to help remote customers with technology troubles. In only a couple clicks, you can see their screen, troubleshoot their software and even reboot their computer. And, just like that, complex issues that may have taken hours over email or phone are quickly identified and...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Checklist: Characteristics of a Successful DevOps Team

    No matter how you’re using DevOps practices — whether your company has a DevOps department or cross-functional teams that share DevOps tools and practices — there are distinct characteristics of DevOps teams that align with high IT performance.

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Technical Overview: Cloudant Spatial

    Cloudant Geospatial is a fully managed cloud service that helps deliver advanced geospatial with built-in high availability, global data distribution, and horizontal scaling capabilities. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Top 5 Risks of Delaying Migration to Cloud

    The time is now - to adopt Cloud A recent IDC study showed that cloud solutions offer an average payback period of 7.1 months and 5-year average ROI of 626%, a level that few other investments can equal. Precipitous drops in the cost of cloud computing are making it difficult...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Meeting Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard 3.0 Requirements

    Merchants, large and small, face the high risk of data breaches arising from inadequate security controls that leak or allow access to sensitive cardholder data. The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard was developed with the intent of reducing the risk of handling cardholder data by creating compliant Cardholder Data...

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Vormetric Tokenization with Dynamic Data Masking - PCI DSS 3.0

    For too many IT organizations, complying with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) and corporate security policies has been far too costly, complex, and time consuming. Now, Vormetric offers a better way - Vormetric Tokenization with Dynamic Data Masking helps your security team address its compliance objectives...

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    IBM InfoSphere Guardium Vulnerability Assessment

    IBM InfoSphere® Guardium® Vulnerability Assessment helps harden database infrastructures. It detects vulnerabilities and identifies threats and security holes in databases or the underlying operating system which could be exploited by intruders and hackers. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2015

    Stay Ahead of Targeted Cyber Attacks - Symantec TAP Security Assessment

    Targeted attacks are no longer striking large businesses only. In 2013, small and medium businesses were victims of 61 percent of all targeted attacks, up from 50 percent in 2012. As targeted attacks are on the rise, Symantec is providing a free Targeted Attack Protection (TAP) Assessment Tool which will...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • Case Studies // Jan 2015

    Avoiding the pitfalls of outdated DR plans: Expectations and threats may require new approaches.

    Will your disaster recovery plan work when the time comes? It's a hard determination for any organization to make. But in IBM's experience, the answer is often "no." Disaster recovery plans often fail because organization have based their recovery strategies on outdated assumptions. Read this white paper to learn seven...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Best Practice Security in a Cloud-Enabled World

    This report explores that security in a fast-paced technology-infused world cries for an “invest once and deploy everywhere” approach. For this to be realized, security must be planned in advance and built-in, yet still be fluidly adaptable to circumstances, and singularly controllable.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    The Best Practice Security in a Cloud-Enabled World

    This report explores that security in a fast-paced technology-infused world cries for an “invest once and deploy everywhere” approach. For this to be realized, security must be planned in advance and built-in, yet still be fluidly adaptable to circumstances, and singularly controllable.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    What you really want from Infrastructure Management

    This whitepaper explores the benefits of a complete and unified visualisation system that can monitor everything in IT operations environment, monitoring the performance, and availability of any aspect that support business services.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    CA Powers Up Cloud Services Management for IIJ Global Solutions Singapore

    Impressed with the level of detail available for monitoring, trending and reporting, IIJ Global Singapore offers CA Unified IT Management network and systems management services as an additional solution to enterprise clients, who now have better visibility into cloud resources across IT to management stakeholders.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Download a FREE Trial of the Network Performance Monitor from SolarWinds!

    Monitoring your network with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) will not only help you improve the performance of your network, but it can also have a direct impact on your organization’s bottom line. NPM will assist in: Simplifying detection, diagnosis, & resolution of network issues before outages occur Tracking response...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    3 Philosophies for the IoT Age

    This eBook uses the ideas of three great thinkers to provide an overview of the business opportunities and technical challenges of IoT.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Case Study: Royal Caribbean Safeguards the Guest Experience on 34 Ships with Proactive IT Management

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. boasts some of the largest ships in the world. Its 34 cruise ships take guests to more than 260 destinations and provide innovative onboard amenities, such as ice skating and rock climbing. The company uses a number of CA Technologies solutions to monitor and manage thousands...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Next - Generation Security Platform for Manufacturing Companies

    This whitepaper is analysing the challenges in Security Control Systems in Manufacturing organisations such as deploying information technology in automation environments, and the use of virtualization, mobility and SaaS applications to increase productivity. It is also exploring the advantages of Palo Alto Networks Next-Generation Security Platform to address all these...

    Sponsored By Palo Alto Networks

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Stream Line Payment Card Industry (PCi) Compliance With Next-Gen Security

    Establishing, maintaining, and demonstrating compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a necessity for “… all entities involved in payment card processing—including merchants, processors, acquirers, issuers, and service providers, as well as all other entities that store, process or transmit cardholder data (CHD) and/or sensitive...

    Sponsored By Palo Alto Networks

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    IT Security: Midsize Businesses Face Enterprise-Caliber Threats

    The number of cyber attacks against midsize companies has doubled in the last year. And cost per employee is more than three times that of larger companies. While midsize organisations often lack the sophisticated defenses of large enterprises, many fail to recognise their vulnerability and are overconfident in their ability...

    Sponsored By HP

  • Downloads // Dec 2014

    Manage & Resolve IT Service Requests with SolarWinds® Help Desk Essentials

    SolarWinds Help Desk Essentials is a 2-in-one combo of IT help desk & remote support software that allows you to easily manage service requests, discover & manage IT assets, remotely connect to end-user PCs for troubleshooting & IT support. Centralized ticketing management, automatic email-to-ticket conversion, and customizable rules for ticket...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Video - HP LiveVault

    This video is a demonstration of how LiveVault, a cloud-based server data protection solution from HP Autonomy, can be used to protect critical file data stored on a HP StoreEasy Storage appliance.

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    NetApp for the Private Cloud: Enable the Delivery of ITaaS

    Cloud computing is increasingly being adopted as a way for IT organisations to decrease costs, improve efficiency, and enhance business agility. In a recent IDC survey of IT decision makers, 44% of respondents indicated that they were considering implementing a private cloud—a cloud deployment contained within the corporate firewall to...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    NetApp Delivers Efficiency at Scale

    This ESG report explores how NetApp Data ONTAP can help organisations create a highly efficient, flexible, and scalable data storage environment that supports a shared IT infrastructure foundation for non-disruptive operations, operational efficiency and on-demand IT services. Download this report and learn how to create dynamic, non-disruptive environment that supports...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • Presentations // Nov 2014

    5 Must Haves for Enterprise Mobility Management

    Forty-four percent of employees want a phone for work and personal use respectively, but mobile malware has increased by four times last year. How do you embrace employees’ productivity while keeping corporate data safe? Get started with the Enterprise Mobility Management Solution (EMM). Watch our on-demand webcast, the “5 Must-Haves...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Leveraging The Cloud For Your Big Data Workloads

    This report explores how with the right partner, enterprises can ensure that their Big Data workloads perform consistently, securely, and cost effectively while delivering to a line-of-business colleagues’ need for on-demand, real-time analytics to make smart business decisions. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Symantec Top Ten Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Increasing visibility into Cyber Risk and understanding its potential impact should be an essential element of an organisation’s strategy. Eliminating this risk is impossible and impedes agility. Accepting the right level of risk supports innovation. This is Cyber Resilience. Follow these easy 10 steps on how to secure your business...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Simplify HR to Drive Performance

    Global organizations must be responsive to market realities to drive performance. Businesses achieve competitive differentiation through simplicity and consistency across the organization while creating a culture of engagement and performance. Leading HR organizations share their strategies on how they stay ahead of their competitors and how Workday helped them build...

    Sponsored By Workday