Mobility

Mobile technologies, from wireless carriers, machine-to-machine connections and new devices, constantly affect corporate productivity. Use the latest vendor white papers to keep yourself ahead of the game.

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    Wind River Video Inside the Internet of Things

    Industrial applications -- from manufacturing to oil and gas to construction to healthcare – are growing more dynamic and agile thanks to the Internet of Things. This trend is extending to the consumer market and to traditional businesses, as well. As Internet-connected devices are alter the technology landscape, many...

    Sponsored By Wind River Systems

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    A Modern Take on the Agile Manifesto

    When the Agile Manifesto was published in 2001, our workplace looked very different from how it does today. Despite major changes in how we work, our interpretation of the Manifesto hasn't changed in over a decade. So what does today's Agile look like? Do the values of the Manifesto still...

    Sponsored By Jama Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The 5 Technology Trends You Need to Follow

    Mobile devices, social business apps, and business analytics are converging with the Cloud to create the most substantial changes in technology since the Internet revolution. Businesses have to change the way they think and operate, and with rising budgets for technology, they need someone to provide the services that will...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Top 6 Project Breakdowns (and How to Fix Them)

    Project management is either one of those things that you are really good at, and you can breeze right through without any issues, or it's something that drives you crazy. Every business owner has experienced some form of project failure, but why? Study the top reasons that projects fail to...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Fundamentals of Managing the Data Center Life Cycle for Owners

    Just as good genes do not guarantee health and well-being, a good design alone does not ensure a data center is well-built and will remain efficient and available over the course of its life span. For each phase of the data center’s life cycle, proper care and action must be...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    eBook Series: The Changing Landscape of Technology Services

    Technology changes in the blink of an eye. New products or services are introduced and older versions are obsolete almost immediately. The convergence of Mobile, Big Data, and the Cloud is setting the stage for a new way of working, collaborating and leveraging business information. Learn more about how you...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    2014 Survey Report - Remote Collaboration Challenges & Strategies to Overcome

    Polycom surveyed 5,000 business professionals from all job levels around the world that focused on collaboration challenges to support a mobile and flexible working environment. Download this survey to learn what these Senior IT professionals say are their biggest remote collaboration challenges and discover the strategies they deploy to...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Gigaom Research & Puppet Labs Present: Next steps to DevOps — a game plan for adoption and implementation

    As is now well known, DevOps seeks to align business goals with the goals of development and operations teams. Associated with it are other practices such as continuous delivery (CD) and continuous integration (CI). Organizations wanting to embrace DevOps often limit their success by falling victim to common barriers...

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Computing Best Practices

    Getting the most out of your cloud computing strategy isn’t always straightforward. In order to maximise your cloud performance, efficiency, and ROI, it is important to follow certain techniques and avoid making common mistakes. This guide was created for companies that are looking to improve the effectiveness of their existing...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Combat the Latest Security Attacks with Global Threat Intelligence

    The IBM X-Force research and development team collects, analyzes and distributes threat intelligence to IBM customers - and uses it to enrich the IBM Security portfolio - so users can leverage in-depth knowledge and understanding of threats to bring business value to their organizations.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    TSIA 2014 Remote Support Trends

    Based on information gathered in TSIA’s annual Global Technology Survey, this report will look at the trend of remote support services being adopted over many different industry types. Through the continued improvement of remote control, desktop sharing and web collaboration, companies are able to use these capabilities to increase productivity...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The ABC’s of Mobile Device Management

    Check out our “ABC’s of Mobile Device Management” e-book to learn about Android fragmentation, BYOD, the Cloud and more. Download it today!

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Research // Nov 2014

    IDG Report 2014 - Mobile Security - Confidence ebbs as BYOD booms

    The recent IDG Research Services survey of IT and business professionals involved with mobile security purchases identifies the main vulnerabilities of mobile devices, as well as strategies taken to counter those vulnerabilities. Mobile device security is a moving target, and requires organizations to stay up-to-date on not just the threats,...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    10 Steps to Mitigate a DDoS Attack in Real Time

    The growing number of sophisticated attacks and countless attack vectors are increasingly difficult to mitigate. Download our 10 Steps to Mitigate a DDoS Attack in Real Time Infographic to help you address current attacks and learn how to build a solution that will help you mitigate risk, lower management costs,...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Automated Configuration Management: Why it Matters and How to Get Started

    Configuration management is a critical cornerstone of IT automation, providing tools that allow you to centrally manage the packages, configuration files, process state, firewall rules and other settings that equip servers to do their assigned jobs. Without automated configuration management, you do all these tasks manually, or with handwritten scripts....

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Mobility Insight:  6 Myths You Can't Afford to Ignore

    Get the facts about successfully integrating BYOD into your enterprise. Of all the obstacles standing in the way of building a better IT infrastructure, misinformation may be the most daunting. To help you separate the facts from the hype, the experts from HP Technology Consulting have created this informative eBook....

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    White Paper: Converging Campus Networks for Mobility “Comparison of Aruba Networks, Cisco, HP and Ruckus Wireless Solutions”

    This Porter Consulting report analyzes enterprise campus networking solutions from Aruba Networks, Cisco, HP and Ruckus Wireless. The paper examines key business and technology trends affecting enterprises with 500-5000 employees. We identify fundamental requirements IT decision makers should consider when evaluating campus networking solutions including: Ensuring simple, secure and...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    HP White Paper: Re-Architect Your Network for BYOD

    If you’ve noticed more employees accessing the corporate network using their personally owned mobile devices, you’re not alone. Many employees are boosting their productivity by using their smartphones and tablets at work. Gone are the days of corporate IT departments dictating the types of mobile devices that could access the...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Leveraging The Cloud For Your DevOps Workloads

    This report explores that by choosing the right PaaS, an IT organization can align development and operations resources, ensuring that applications are deployed quickly, cost-effectively, and error-free.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Mobile Risk Report - Forbes list of Global 2000

    The Mobile Risk Report presents the major findings of HP Security Research’s comprehensive dive into today’s cyber vulnerability and mobile threat landscape. It provides information you need to effectively plan your cyber security strategy and deploy your defenses. Download this report to know the report findings of more than...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Types of Prefabricated Modular Data Centers

    Data center systems or subsystems that are pre-assembled in a factory are often described with terms like prefabricated, containerized, modular, skid-based, pod-based, mobile, portable, self-contained, all-in-one, and more. There are, however, important distinctions between the various types of factory-built building blocks on the market. This paper proposes standard terminology for...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Introductory Guide To Cloud Computing

    The cloud has allowed many businesses to profit from its flexibility, power and its relatively low cost of entry. This paper was created to serve as a primer in cloud computing for your business. It is targeted at cloud adopters using SaaS, PaaS and IaaS solutions and serves as a...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    On-demand Webcast: Mobile devices, wearables, and the future of identity

    For computer networks, digital identities are the keys to the kingdom. Your identity credentials open doors to your corporate network, your medical records, your bank account, and even all your private communications. Today, the very concept of digital identity is under fire. Every week, we read about a new...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Download a trial of the Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack from SolarWinds!

    Don’t let network performance issues cripple your organization. Monitoring and analyzing network bandwidth performance and traffic patterns will enable you to quickly detect and solve critical issues, such as bandwidth hogs or underperforming devices. With SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack you’ll be able to simplify detection, diagnosis, and resolution...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Tailoring Enterprise Applications for Mobile Environments

    The rapid expansion of workplace mobility is driving a rise in the variety of devices and locations that require mobile services. More end users require more data on more devices in more places. Learn how using app development and desktop virtualization can transform your mobile enterprise to improve efficiency. It...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Enabling Devices & Device Management for your Mobility-BYOD Program

    Enterprise initiatives designed to facilitate mobile productivity can deliver important benefits to your organization and your employees. To maximize mobile productivity, your employees need the right devices - devices that not only match employee preferences but also meet both business and IT requirements. This paper suggests best practices for selecting...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel

  • Webcasts // Jan 2015

    Harnessing Data in the Internet of Things Webcast

    This prerecorded webinar features Mr. Gary Barnett of Ovum research as he discusses the data management challenges that organizations face in their attempts to conquer Big Data and the need for an enterprise-scale database management platform that is designed to anticipate and bridge the gap between edge-connected devices and machines...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Mobile Device Management for Education

    Get the latest mobile devices and apps in the hands of learners and educators quickly and securely with mobile device and app management.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Buyer Pulse Buyer Case Study: Grand Island Public Schools Implements Identity Solution to Centralize Management and Increase Security

    Read this IDC Buyer’s Case Study focused on how Grand Island Public Schools (GIPS), a prekindergarten through grade 12 school district located in Grand Island, Nebraska, implemented the Centrify Identity Service for Mac and Mobile to integrate the school system's fleet of Mac computers with Active Directory and provide unified...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Webroot SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection vs. Seven Competitors

    PassMark Software® conducted objective performance testing on eight security software products, on Windows 7 Ultimate Edition (64-bit) during January 2013. The aim of this benchmark was to compare the performance impact of Webroot’s SecureAnywhere Business Endpoint Protection product with seven (7) competitor products. This report presents our results and findings...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Beyond the Next Generation: Meeting the Converging Demands of Network Security

    A number of network security technologies have arisen that claim to be the "next generation" of network defense - but what does this concept actually mean? How is the threat landscape changing the way we think about and deploy network security solutions? Scott Crawford, Managing Research Director, Security and Risk...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Ensuring application security in mobile device environments

    In today’s business environments, mobile devices make up the fastest growing segment of computing devices—outpacing desktop and laptop computers. As more employees prefer to use mobile devices in the workplace, organizations are rapidly moving towards a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) model—allowing employees to use their own mobile devices for business purposes. This...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    IBM Security Intrusion Preventions Solutions

    As networks continue to grow in size, complexity and level of business importance, the potential for malicious attacks grows right along with them. Today, there are hackers working around the clock, plotting threats through spyware, worms, botnets and shell-code to exploit new vulnerabilities. Responding to these challenges, IBM Security offers...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Beyond the Next Generation: Putting Advanced Network Security To Work

    Driven by demands to unify and extend protection across a broad spectrum of threats, EMA sees in this trend the rise of Converged Network Security (CNS) systems that integrate a wide range of capabilities and break down silos in network defense more than ever before. Scott Crawford, Managing Research Director,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Making Smarter Mobile Access Decisions

    In spite of the ubiquitous nature of smartphones and tablets in the workplace, these devices can represent a significant threat to corporate data. Find out what IT should know before deciding on the right smartphone and tablet platform, and how Dell™ SonicWALL™ solutions can help meet those needs. Read the...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    The Promises and Pitfalls of BYOD

    Most companies know that allowing employees to use personal devices improves productivity and job satisfaction. It can also reduce costs and allow for building virtual teams through geographically dispersed talent. But how can you make sure these devices don’t introduce new threats, impact compliance or monopolize bandwidth? Read the White...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Controlling Laptop and Smartphone Access to Corporate Networks

    With “bring your own device” (BYOD) policies enabling employees to select their own mobile devices for work, IT must be able to guarantee bandwidth to critical applications while limiting the negative impact of undesired traffic. So how do you find the balance? Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Effective Security in a BYOD Environment: Arming Your Organization Against the Unknown

    There is good reason for IT to get involved in and maintain “bring your own device” (BYOD) procedures. These devices bring more than employee convenience — they promote agility and efficiency throughout your business. However, it’s on IT’s shoulders to form a pragmatic strategy to secure data from malware, theft...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Mobile Connect

    Mobile users increasingly expect IT to extend support to critical enterprise applications, data and resources. That access offers benefits to your organization, but introduces significant risks. Find out how you can give your employees safe, easy access to the resources they need from iOS, Android™ and Windows 8.1. Read the...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

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

    Fix spotty wireless coverage and improve connectivity with the wireless heat maps in SolarWinds® Network Performance Monitor. Display wireless coverage and signal strength using automated polling of adjacent access points. Map the location of connected clients within a few meters. Generate user-sourced wireless signal strength surveys for coverage in...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds