Open Source

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    More efficient backup: VKB-IT stores securely with HP

    Sensitive data requires sensitive management and, correspondingly, secure archiving processes. This applies in particular to the banking sector where legal requirements define strict specifications. VKB-IT, IT provider for Volkskreditbank AG (VKB-Bank), was aware of this important task and completely refurbished its backup infrastructure in August 2014. They now use the...

    Sponsored By HP and Intel®

  • White Papers // Aug 2015

    HP ConvergedSystem Platforms: Product Assessment - Converged Infrastructure

    HP’s ConvergedSystem offerings merit a position of ‘market leader,’ in part because its entire portfolio benefits from one of the most diverse and dynamic server lineups in the industry, but also because it is a full-line component supplier that also leverages a wealth of application-level insight to drive innovation in...

    Sponsored By HP and Intel UK

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Best Practices to make BYOD simple and secure

    Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programmes and policies empower people to choose the best device to get their work done, including personally-owned consumer smartphones, tablets and laptops. This white paper provides guidance for introducing BYOD to help people become more mobile and productive while IT adapts to consumerisation in a simple, secure and...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Selling Managed Services: 6 Tips to Reinvent your Sales Pitch

    As service providers work to transition their business from break-fix to as-a-service, they’ll learn that one of the hardest things to adjust is the sales pitch. This eBook equips them with 6 actionable tips to take their recurring revenue pitch to the next level.

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Harnessing the power of Peer-To-Peer Support

    Many organisations have achieved this by providing service desk staff with the skills and tools to resolve as many customer issues as possible and reducing the need to refer issues to second-line support analysts.

    Sponsored By Hornbill

  • White Papers // Apr 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 // Apr 2015

    HP Access Control Printing Solutions (HP AC)

    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 // Apr 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)

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    New York Municipal predicts a 25% IT budget saving through a Shared Services Cloud hosted on the IBM Enterprise Linux Server

    Inefficacy and government waste are enormous problems that affect all 1,600 local governments in New York State. IBM Research and SCA are partnering to create a shared service cloud for the municipalities of New York. This cloud model is predicted to eliminate 25% of government's IT budget by streamlining applications...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 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

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Building an Enterprise Linux Solution: SUSE & Power Systems

    With SUSE Linux Enterprise Server on IBM Power Systems, you gain the next generation of enterprise Linux operating system and IBM hardware, optimized for superior reliability and performance and the flexibility to run the most demanding business critical workloads. Download this on demand webinar and learn about the next enterprise...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Virtual desktop acquisition cost analysis ( Russian )

    App and desktop virtualization is much more than a technology solution. It is transforming the way organizations of all sizes are enabling their workforces while simplifying the desktop management process for IT administrators.

    Provided By Citrix

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Making The Right Fash Memory Storage Array Buying Decision

    The big difference between the transition from physical to virtual machines and the forthcoming shift from HDD-based to all-flash arrays is that organisations will rarely have the luxury of first trial hosting their 2nd and 3rd tier applications on all-flash storage arrays. The performance and cost associated with these all-flash...

    Provided By HP Intel Xeon

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    The positive impact of flexible working made clear for IT managers

    Innovations in communications and collaboration tools have enhanced the capacity of individuals to ‘work from anywhere’ as though they were in their workplace. A continuation of these advances can be expected to increase employers’ willingness and ability to allow employees to work remotely.

    Provided By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Modernise IT to unleash Productivity

    For small and midsize businesses, the realities of a dynamic marketplace and ever-changing customer expectations pose continual challenges and opportunities. Big Data, the cloud and mobility are changing the way information moves and connections are made across the organisation, offering productive potential while promising competitive advantage. But adoption of these...

    Provided By HP Intel Xeon

  • White Papers // Apr 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.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    The Power Behind Cloud & Scale-Out Computing

    Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, delivers the open OS for next-generation, web-scale applications. From utilities to telcos to enterprise environments around the world, Ubuntu and Canonical provide a stable foundation and a comprehensive toolset for innovation. Ubuntu is used by enterprises in many of the largest scale-out environments, and...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Configuring and Deploying Open Source with WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile

    This IBM® Redbook®s publication explains the capabilities of IBM WebSphere® Application Server Liberty profile, which is extremely lightweight, easy to install, and fast to use. Liberty profile provides a convenient and capable platform for developing and testing your web and OSGi applications. The Liberty profile server is built using OSGi...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    On the Effectiveness of Full-ASLR on 64-Bit Linux

    The effectiveness of ASLR hinges on the entirety of the address space layout remaining unknown to the attacker. Only executables compiled as Position Independent Executable (PIE) can obtain the maximum protection from the ASLR technique since all the sections are loaded at random locations. The presenter has identified a security...

    Provided By SecurityTube.net

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1

    The Panasonic Toughpad tablets help drive efficiency and productivity in ways that were never previously possible. It’s capable of operating outdoors in a variety of extreme and remote environments and it brings together the best of handheld, smartphone and barcode reader functionality into a single rugged and hard working tablet....

    Provided By Panasonic

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Managing Security Risks and Vulnerabilities

    Integrated security intelligence solutions help organizations use labor-saving automation to proactively identify security weaknesses, prioritize remediation tasks and take quick corrective action to minimize potential risks across a dynamic infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2015

    Forrester - Governance, Risk & Compliance for Critical Data

    Join this webinar with experts from Forrester Research to learn about the key trends in GRC. Find out how to develop your lines of defense, learn how to measure your organization’s GRC maturity, and get three key tips for developing a successful strategy.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Open Source is Driving Innovation

    Competition is rapidly growing. Margins are getting slimmer. And the need for business efficiency is at a critical level. In today’s wold, companies are turning to open source technologies to make better and smarter business decisions, faster than ever before. See how IBM Linux Server solutions can help your company...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Why Innovate on Power? - A Linux based Server

    Discover why IBM Power Systems is the key platform for innovation, designed to transform and move businesses toward the art of the possible. Hear from leading IBM research engineers how Power is designed to be an open platform for choice enabling innovation and why it is the architecture of choice...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Open Up the Possibilities of Open Source

    More and more companies are taking advantage of open source platforms to address their cloud, analytics, mobile and social needs. As the importance of Linux continues to grow, companies are increasingly turning to the IBM Enterprise Linux Server to consolidate and simplify their IT environments. Download this infographic now and...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    IBM Linux on Power - Backed by the Linux community

    This video is exploring the role of IBM and the contributions done to the Linux community as well as the use of Linux in IBM Power System platforms. It is also discussing the advantages and benefits of working with the open source community to create efficient architectures while reducing costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Banca Carige – Case Study

    This case study is exploring how Banca Carige Group decided to build an analytics environment and a new mobile banking service looking for round-the-clock availability and high security. Check this case study out and learn the advantages of IBM® zEnterprise® EC12, and how this solution helps in meeting the customer...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    A 15-minute guide for Life Sciences Manufacturing Organizations (EMEA)

    By unifying, simplifying and automating the management of controlled documents, your organization can create efficient, flexible and most importantly compliant manufacturing operations that increase productivity and reduces the risk of remediation, consent decrees and product recalls.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Fastest Disk Recovery

    With the only federated deduplication solution available today, HP StoreOnce Backup with StoreOnce Catalyst overcomes gaps, inefficiencies, and costs associated with fragmented, earlier-generation deduplication technologies. Add HP Storage Services to the mix to support your move to industry-leading backup speeds. Learn more... HP StoreOnce Backup, powered by...

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Teneur: A LINUX Based Offline Content Management System

    Linux is a Unix-like and mostly POSIX-compliant computer operating system assembled under the model of free and open source software development and distribution. The defining component of Linux is the Linux kernel, an operating system kernel first released on 5 October 1991. The free software foundation uses the name GNU/Linux,...

    Provided By Iosrjournals

  • Webcasts // Sep 2014

    Desktop on the Linux... (and BSD, of Course)

    In this webcast, the presenter will discuss about the graphics subsystem (X11) is network transparent and provides IPC. So let's build the users own IPC system, that's not network transparent (DBus). The presenter also explains look at some of the pearls of strange API design.

    Provided By SecurityTube.net

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Android Based Network Analyzer

    Android is an open source and Linux -based operating system mobile devices such a Smartphone and a tablet computer. Android was developed by open hand set alliance, led by Google, and other companies. Android offers a unified approach to application development for mobile devices which means developers need only develop...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Survey on Linux Security and Vulnerabilities

    In this paper, the authors are intended as overview of Linux security and different threads to server, network and workstation. SELinux, which is an implementation of Linux Security Modules (LSM), implements several measures to prevent unauthorized system usage. Security is a very broad concept, and so is the security of...

    Provided By International Journal Of Engineering And Computer Science

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Firefox Operating System :A Literature Review

    In this paper, the authors attempt to study the present conditions of mobile technology and unveils the predicted future market possibilities for android. All the flimflams and excitement about the costlier iPhones phones are vanishing after the arrival of new open source operating system for Smartphones i.e. Firefox OS developed...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • Case Studies // Aug 2014

    Off shore Call Center Locks Down Thousands of Linux Desktops

    This leading global financial services firm operates with more than 150,000 employees in over 50 countries. Their challenges are to manage the customer service division's offshore call center had grown to over 5,000 Linux desktops that needed to be better managed and secured. They chose BeyondTrust to overcome these challenges....

    Provided By BeyondTrust

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Towards Maximizing Throughput for Multithreaded Processes in Linux

    CPU scheduler is a very important key concept in operating system which affects scheduling objectives and criteria. Choosing or modifying scheduling policy for running threads depends on predefined and specific objectives and criteria. In this paper, the authors investigate the effectiveness of Thread Weight Readjustment Scheduler (TWRS) for multithreaded processes...

    Provided By The Society of American Magicians

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    PID Control of DC Motor Using Real-Time Automation Test Platform in Linux Environment

    In this paper, the authors is concerned with control of DC motor using real time test platform based on Linux operating system, free open source simulation & control software SCILAB/SCICOS, interfacing driver code COMEDI. The Real-Time Application Interface (RTAI) freeware is used to create hard real time system clock. That...

    Provided By International Journal for Innovative Research in Science and Technology (IJIRST)

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Implementation of Linux Based Uart Device Driver

    In this paper, the authors deal with design, implementation and testing of device driver for a DUART TL16C2550 peripheral on a MDROADM board. The MDROADM board is used in optical networks for switching the optical signals between the nodes. The MDROADM board is designed with a MPC8308 PowerQUICC II Pro...

    Provided By eSAT Publishing House

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Classifying Linux Shell Commands Using Naive Bayes Sequence Model

    Using Linux shell commands is a challenging task for most of the people new to Linux. This paper presents the idea of conversion of natural language to equivalent Linux shell command. To achieve the conversion the authors make use of a Naive Bayes text classifier. However there could be a...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Develepment of Real Time Application Platform for Linux Kernel with Preempt-RT

    The On Board Computer (OBC) of an aerospace vehicle carries out control, guidance and navigation operations during the flight. It consists of a processor and IO board to execute the real time embedded software and to read input data from other subsystems & send commands to control system. In the...

    Provided By International Journal of Computer Applications