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  • White Papers // May 2015

    Step-by-Step Configuration Guide

    Security is a major concern for IT professionals when think about the implementation of cloud computing solutions. In overcoming those concerns and enabling the hosting of all workloads, including those that depend on sensitive information, robust security mechanisms play a vital role. Intel and Red Hat come together to provide...

    Sponsored By Intel & Red Hat

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Seven Reasons Why McAfee Enterprise Security Is Your Best Choice for Microsoft Windows 8

    McAfee® Enterprise Security—now a part of Intel® Security—is your best choice for Microsoft Windows 8, as Windows 8 offers an extensive array of features as well as improved performance and security. Let’s explore the seven reasons why McAfee is your best choice to secure Windows 8.

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protecting Against Mobile App SSL Vulnerabilities

    In these days of “there’s an app for that” and the excitement that goes along with new, groundbreaking mobile app ideas, users rarely think about the ways in which mobile apps may be exposing sensitive information to man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks—and, as a result, breaking the trust held in these supposedly...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Disaster Avoidance vs Disaster Recovery

    Disaster Avoidance (DA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) are both critical elements of a general disaster-coping strategy.This paper explores the difference between the two and what each can do to prepare companies for disaster. This report explores such topics as: Why is disaster preparedness important? Stopping disasters before they start Which...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How to develop a Business Continuity Plan

    A disaster or interruption can occur at any time without any warning—your company’s survival depends on the steps you take to prepare for these potentially catastrophic events. The most effective preparation takes the form of a written document called a Business Continuity Plan (BCP). This document serves as a guide...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Webroot 2015 Threat Brief

    Did you know that: • 85,000 malicious IPs are launched every day? • Less than 55% of all URLs are Trustworthy? • 30% of Internet Users access Phishing sites? • 15% of New files are malicious executables? • Only 28% of mobile apps are trustworthy? The Webroot 2015 Threat Brief,...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Importance of Cyber Threat Intelligence to a Strong Security Posture

    Recently, the Ponemon Institute surveyed 693 IT security professionals from Fortune 1000, Global 2000 and the Forbes List of Largest Private Companies in order to understand how organizations are using, gathering and analyzing threat intelligence as part of their broader cybersecurity strategy. The resulting report answers the following questions: •...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The 12 Leading Players in the Corporate Web Security - Market Quadrant

    Webroot has again been identified as a “Trail Blazer” in the Corporate Web Security Market Quadrant 2014 report by The Radicati Group. The independent analysis recognizes Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service for its cloud-based threat detection, predictive threat intelligence and robust content filtering. The report includes in-depth, expert analysis of...

    Sponsored By Webroot

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ESG Report: Network Encryption and its Impact on Enterprise Security

    Taken from a collaborative research survey of 150 IT and information security professionals, this report will evaluate the information security practices used to decrypt and inspect encrypted traffic and new technologies being adopted to protect organisation. Based upon the data collected, this paper concludes: Network encryption is ubiquitous and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ETM Comparison Matrix

    This Matrix will provide a comparison between the Encryption Traffic Management Solutions available to organisations today. The Report will examine why Blues Coat and their ETM is leading the way in providing organisations with the tools to combat hidden risks in your SSL and HTTPS traffic, enforce your policies, and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Videocast Demo: SSL Visibility Appliances today

    Learn how to maximize the features and functions of this powerful Encrypted Traffic Management (ETM) solution by watching our demo video. It shows you configuration best practices and step-by-step instructions on how to: Use the dashboard to monitor status, health, and connectivity of the system Optimize your use...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Achieving Cloud Superiority - The Benefits of Advisory Services eBook

    Cloud computing has rapidly emerged as an essential technology for achieving economies of scale, reducing spending, globalising work forces, improving accessibility, and streamlining processes. Accordingly, enterprises face numerous choices and challenges regarding cloud computing implementation and adoption. Organisations of all types and sizes need to look to third party experts...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Converting Real Estate Property Data into Actionable Information

    RP Data continuously collects and manages complex real estate property data and imagery from numerous disparate sources. Read more...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP Access Control Printing Solutions

    Transform printing practices for a more efficient and secure environment. HP Access Control (HP AC) Printing Solutions makes it easy to monitor and control imaging and printing costs—and to collect and track data by device and user—to help establish more responsible behaviours, lower expenses, and eliminate unclaimed documents.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    10 Fast Facts about Endpoint Protection in a Cloud World

    Workers are increasingly mobile and savvy cloud consumers, and that can put your high-value business data at risk. See this infographic to learn how to get enterprise-clad protection and peace of mind.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    62 Tips for Using Webinars for Internal Communications

    Using webinars to spread information inside your organization will save money, save time, improve the speed of knowledge transfer and help employees feel connected to your vision and mission. This eBook by Roger Courville, author of The Virtual Presenter’s Handbook, identifies 62 ways to improve the effectiveness of your internal...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How to Build Your Content Marketing Hub

    Let’s face it: it’s competitive out there in the content marketing crowd. You need a strong content strategy to help you stand out. Building a plan that places webinars at the hub of your marketing is the most sensible approach and this DemandGen report explores how you can leverage webinars...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Osterman Research - Making the Case for Business Webinars

    To understand which marketing events are most effective for your organisation, you first have to calculate the true costs of each type of event and cost per lead. This Osterman Research white paper presents four types of events marketers are using today, explores how to calculate the true cost of...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How B2B Marketers Use Webinars and White Papers As Secret Weapons

    For decades, trade shows were the events in the B2B business for developing new business contacts and strengthening customer relationships. With webinar and white paper marketing tools, customer relationships are no longer dependent on the trade show ticket office. In the white paper futurologist Joachim Graf describes how marketers get...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • eBooks // May 2015

    102 Tips for Better Online Meetings - eBook

    Nothing gets done if people aren't paying attention during an online meeting. Discover 13 ways to improve attention - plus 89 other smart ideas for accelerating your meeting success. This eBook by TheVirtualPresenter.com provides a comprehensive collection of quick tips that will take your online meetings to the next level....

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Executive Brief - How to Make Business Introductions Online

    How does a good, old-fashioned handshake translate to an online interaction? This brief by Bill Cates, author of Beyond Referrals, shows you how to make online introductions effectively in both email and face-to-face video conferences. Download the brief to learn: • Easy tips for extending an electronic handshake • Two...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Power Collaboration - Share Ideas, Lead Teams and Get Things Done

    In today’s mobile work world, the ability to collaborate at a moment’s notice and across thousands of miles is a business necessity. In this eBook, award-winning author Pamela Slim shares key insights about creating truly great collaboration experiences that cross borders - both functional and geographical. Download the eBook to...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • Research // May 2015

    Handbook - Learn to Lead Right

    What makes a great leader? Don’t wait to become the leader you were born to be. "A leader provides the necessary framework and makes it available to employees so they can perform their tasks independently and efficiently." This handbook reveals the new meaning of leadership, exploring how you can better...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • eBooks // May 2015

    The Modern Way to Extend Your Company Culture - eBook

    If you want to get a message across, you speak the local language—or in the case of reaching and engaging employees, you use the communication channels they like and use. Web conferencing and private social networks for companies are better at keeping employees in the know and this eBook by...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    3 Simple Steps to Move Training Online

    Organisations are moving training online to reduce costs, eliminate travel and reach an increasingly distributed workforce. Are you ready to make the jump? With the advances in technology, growth of mobile devices and the increased mobility and globalisation of the workforce, virtual training just makes sense. This white paper by...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Top 10 Criteria for Selecting a Managed Services Provider

    When you’re faced with growing expectations to create business value with limited resources, where can you turn? Increasingly, IT organizations are looking to trusted IT services providers like IBM to help reduce cost, manage complexity, maintain leading-edge skills and adopt technology innovation. Read the white paper to find out how...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Internet Security Threat Report 2015 - Key Findings

    If there is one thing that can be said about the threat landscape, and cyber security as a whole, it is that the only constant is change. This can clearly be seen in 2014: a year with far-reaching vulnerabilities, faster attacks, files held for ransom, and far more malicious code...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Internet Security Threat Report 2015 - Infographic Path of a Cyberattacker

    2014 has been a year with far-reaching vulnerabilities, faster attacks, files held for ransom, and far more malicious code than in previous years. This report looks from the attacker's perspective to understand the path of their attacks. Download this report to learn more.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How can you ensure your network is protected without breaking the bank?

    Is your firewall holding your business back? High scalability and availability is no longer a good-to-have feature in todays world. To secure business-critical applications your next generation firewall must have native active clustering, multi-link, firewall/VPN specifications, IPS and not break your companys bank. Download this report to understand how McAfee...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC: Calculating the Business Value of Next Generation Firewalls

    Unprecedented demand for business growth is driving the introduction of new applications and a mobile workforce scattered across the globe. Security often becomes an afterthought, leaving organisations at an increased risk of attack. But how can you justify the investment in a new, more effective solution? Eight Intel Security...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    NSS Labs: Can your current firewall block 96.6% of attacks against your server applications?

    Or can it block 94.6% of attacks against client applications? NSS Labs performed an independent test to the McAfee Next Generation Firewall, subjecting it to thorough testing of key operational features such as security effectiveness, performance, stability, reliability, total cost of ownership and many more. Download this eye-opening report and...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    E-magazine - Linux on Power trends and future directions

    This report is analysing the growth and future of linux on Power.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    End of life for BYOD products- On Demand Webinar

    Learn more about what you can do when your devices reach the end of their life. As personal electronic devices gain more access to corporate data, whether through internal email, software, or files stored on the cloud, security is becoming a major concern. During the editorial webinar Krishan Sharma ZDNet...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Five Stages of a Web Malware Attack

    Today’s web attacks are extremely sophisticated and multi-faceted, motivated by a massive underground economy that trades in compromised computers and user information. This whitepaper shows you how modern web attacks work, broken down into five stages, from entry through execution.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Forrester Wave Report: Endpoint Encryption 2015

    In Forrester’s 52-criteria evaluation of endpoint encryption vendors, they identified the seven most significant providers in the category and researched, analysed, and scored them. This report details the findings about how well each vendor fulfills the criteria and where they stand in relation to each other, to help security...

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • eBooks // May 2015

    DevOps for Dummies

    This book helps you understand DevOps and how your organization can gain real business benefits from it. You also discover how a holistic view of DevOps that encompasses the entire software delivery life cycle.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Webcasts // May 2015

    New Insights for Driving Cloud Strategy

    You don’t know what you don’t know! New insights for driving cloud strategy through analysing existing behavior. You can’t manage what you can’t measure and most of us find it difficult to formulate a strong cloud policy to complement what we’ve been doing in-house because it’s difficult to understand how...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Webroot Secure Anywhere Web Security Service

    Cybercriminals generate over 100,0001 new malware samples a day; approximately 85% of these are delivered through the Web. Many of them rely on browser and application vulnerabilities to infect systems and steal information. The Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service provides unparalleled protection from the cloud, stopping online threats before they...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Surfacing Critical Cyber Threats through Security Intelligence

    Cyber-attacks are occurring on an industrial scale. Information theft and the intentional disruption of digital and online processes are among the leading business risks that organizations face today. As many breaches go for months before they are detected, the fate of an organisation whose defenses have been compromised will be...

    Sponsored By LogRhythm

  • Videos // May 2015

    The Mobility Win-Win: Mobile workforce productivity at the edge, business assurance at the core

    Watch this video to see how HP Connected MX helps businesses back up, easily manage and leverage their mobile information, and workers a simple way to securely access and share it.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)