Software

Software-as-a-service offers cost savings, scalability and mobile accessibility -- if you correctly manage the resulting SLAs, APIs and data structures.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Three key ways to protect data at all levels

    The French Ministry of Education is France’s largest employer, overseeing 30 academies throughout the country. They chose McAfee Next Generation Firewall not only because it complies with regulatory guidelines but because also protects their networks in all their different configurations. Download this case study and learn what other benefits they...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI SPOTLIGHT: Equinix Case Study

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation. Download...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • eBooks // May 2015

    IT Transformation Etour

    Experience IT Transformation.Explore why and how to transform your enterprise with ServiceNow in this brief, interactive eBook.

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Powering Transformation: The IT Revolution is Now

    The IT Revolution is happening and the time for change is now – don’t settle for inflexible systems built on legacy technology. Download this white paper for information and ideas on how you can: Get the most out of managing IT in the cloud Eliminate upfront investments and...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ServiceNow ServiceWatch Economic Impact Study

    Today, enterprises are increasingly dependent on business services delivered by their IT organizations. These services underpin almost every business function, ranging from manufacturing and supply chain through to customer service and online sales. Because of their critical nature, business services need to be highly available and responsive – any disruption...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Today’s State of Work: The Productivity Drain

    ServiceNow surveyed nearly 1,000 managers in the US and the UK to understand the effectiveness of the tools and processes in their corporate environment. Results revealed nearly two days a week are spent on administrative tasks that are not core to their jobs. There’s an exponential impact on an organization’s...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Allstate

    Insurance Giant Allstate Corporation, like many companies, found it persistently challenging to maximize the value of the IT services it delivers to employees and customers. So they turned to ServiceNow’s cloud-based IT Service Management(ITSM) solution. Since deployment in 2013, Allstate has levered ServiceNow to: Improve IT state productivity...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Equinix

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation....

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Real-time Geospatial Analytics and the Connected Car

    The availability of real-time location data from vehicles, phones, and almost anything else that is not nailed down, opens up endless possibilities for creating value--provided that you have the infrastructure to collect and keep up with all that data and the analytical smarts to make sense of it. From emergency...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Unleash the Power of Internet of Things

    IBM and Intel gateway solutions bring real-time intelligence to the Internet of Things. Finally, your business can reliably store, access and analyze data from billions of connected devices on the edge - and answer the toughest questions, faster than ever.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Harnessing Data in the Internet of Things Analyst Report

    This report examines the potential that the IoT offers in enabling organizations to develop deeper, more fine-grained and timely insight from the massive volume of data that it will generate and the steps that organizations need to take in order to drive new insight from big data.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Internet of things Data: How to use Embedded Database and Streaming Analytics for Value

    The Internet of Things is driven by consumer demand for new services and convenience, as well as by the availability of low cost sensors smart phones, and universal internet access, offering tremendous growth opportunities and new revenue streams. New technologies can enable you to take advantage of this new natural...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Migrating to Cloud-Native Application Architectures

    As software fuels new frameworks for developers, IT operators, and lines of business, cloud-native application architectures are helping organisations achieve the agility they need to stay competitive. All good code needs good processes and good teams to achieve the right outcomes. So, while many organisations grasp the value created through...

    Sponsored By Pivotal ANZ

  • White Papers // May 2015

    10 Best Reasons for Colocation

    IT infrastructure colocation is one of those few things in life where you have to ask yourself, "Why wouldn’t I want this?" Colocation can unburden you from some of the routine and resource-sapping chores that come with the care and feeding of running your own data center. For that reason...

    Sponsored By Peak 10 Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Colocation Providers A Guide to Selecting the Right One

    While the most important criteria for selecting a colocation provider will vary by each organization’s specific needs and go far beyond what is included in this document, the information provided offers some guidance in terms of factors to take into consideration.

    Sponsored By Peak 10 Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IBM Spectrum Scale Infographic

    This inforgraphic talks about the challenges with a traditional approach to storing information & how IBM can help drive better data economics.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Solution Brief: Achieve Faster Business Results with IBM Platform Computing Cloud Service - Deploy Technical Computing and Service-Oriented Workloads in Hybrid and Public Clouds

    To meet demands, IBM Platform LSF and Platform Symphony workload management, as well as Elastic Storage on Cloud data management software, can be delivered as a service, complete with SoftLayer cloud infrastructure. Two deployment models are available: cloud bursting and public cloud.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    University of Colorado Boulder - Supporting ground-breaking research with the pioneering PetaLibrary (Case study-USEN)

    The University of Colorado Boulder helps researchers store and share huge amounts of data more effectively with the PetaLibrary - a hierarchical storage system based on IBM disk systems clustered with Elastic Storage (IBM GPFS) software, and IBM tape storage.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Get Intel INDE Professional Edition—Free

    Deliver high-performing, responsive applications fast with Intel Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel INDE). Cross-architecture, cross-OS support: C++/Java tools for Android on ARM and Intel architecture, and Windows & OS X on Intel architecture. Get performance in less time: Code native applications, expose underlying architecture. IDE choice: Visual Studio,...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Cross-Platform Meets Native Performance

    Deliver high-performing, responsive applications fast with Intel Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel INDE), a suite of tools, libraries, and IDE integration: Cross-architecture, cross-OS support: C++/Java tools for Android on ARM and Intel architecture, and Windows & OS X on Intel architecture. More performance, less time: Code native applications,...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ACH Food Companies: Transforming from a Commercial to a Consumer-Branded Business

    ACH Food distributes nationally known household brands like Mazola and Durkee, but most consumers have never heard of it. Learn how SAP Business Suite software helped ACH transition to a modernized, consumer-focused operation by improving data consistency, reducing time to market, and enabling new processes.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Webcasts // May 2015

    Master the Mobile Mindshift

    Engineer your business to win the mobile moment Mobility has produced a mind shift with your customers. They have become the consumers of now. They demand an exceptional mobile user experience anytime and anywhere. Forrester Research calls this the mobile moment, a point in time when...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Network Management - Back to the Basics

    Addressing IT infrastructure and related issues is easier if we understand networking basics and keep them in mind while choosing the best means for addressing issues. Network engineers, system admins, IT managers, and all IT infrastructure management professionals can treat this as a refresher on the topic. Download this guide...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // May 2015

    5 Tips for Creating Your Own Network Operations Center

    A network operations center (NOC) is the focal point for monitoring your network and ensuring uptime. NOCs aren't just limited to networks. They can also pan out to provide visibility into IT security, virtualised infrastructure, systems management, and more. Many times only large organisations have the resources necessary to create...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Managing Virtualised Environments? Check VM Health in Minutes

    Reduce downtime up to 53%* and time spent troubleshooting by 59%* by proactively analysing and alerting on VM performance. See relationships of active and pending alerts that identify hypervisor specific issues on VMs, hosts, datastores, & clusters. Proactively alert on VMware & Hyper-V performance with SolarWinds Virtualisation Manager. Download a...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Hyper-Convergence Effect: Do Virtualisation Management Requirements change?

    There is no doubt that virtualisation has impacted the entire data centre and changed the fundamental way that we provide IT services to our end-users. Virtualisation has spawned many new trends and really shifted the focus of data centre computing from physical hardware to intelligent software. Download this resource and...

    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...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ITG Exec Brief: Cost/Benefit Case for IBM DB2 10.5 for High Performance Analytics and Transaction Processing vs Oracle

    IBM and Oracle have implemented new technologies in their mainstream databases, but there are differences with regard to high-performance analytics and transaction processing. Read the ITG executive brief to see how IBM and Oracle solutions compare in cost and technology.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IBM DB2 for SAP: A No-Compromise Transactional and Analytic Database Platform

    This white paper is written for SAP customers evaluating their infrastructure choices, discussing database technology evolution and options available. It is not easy to put forth a black-and-white choice as the SAP workloads straddle both real-time analytics and extreme transaction processing, and infrastructure choices can now be vast, given technology...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Powering Converged Infrastructures

    This whitepaper explores the factors that make converged infrastructures inherently resilient, explains why robust power protection is an essential element of successful converged infrastructure deployments and describes the critical hardware and software components companies must include when designing a converged infrastructure’s power protection scheme.

    Sponsored By Eaton

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Automation 101

    Building automation into your IT department is vital if you want to provide high-quality, scalable IT services to your employees. By automating your IT tasks, you’ll have the bandwidth to provide better service to your employee without hiring additional staff. This eBook describes the benefits of IT automation and provides...

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP Logger: Collects, Stores, & Analyses logs for security and compliance

    With HP Logger you can improve everything from IT operations, compliance and risk management to security intelligence. This universal log management solution collects machine data from any log-generating source and unifies the data for searching, indexing, reporting, analysis, and retention. HP Logger can be used by organizations of any size...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How to install HP Logger in 2 hours to provide immediate reports

    HP Logger collects information from any system that generates log data. It can process that information as much or as little as desired, and can produce ultra-fast searching across the data.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP Logger Log Management Industry Use Cases

    Using HP Logger to perform forensics on your event log data and syslog data greatly reduces the time it takes to identify an intruder and take action.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // May 2015

    A New Kind of Defense: Application Self-Protection

    Today over 80% of successful security breaches target the application layer. However, what do you do for these inevitable vulnerabilities in production applications? For a long time, security teams have begun to shift their focus and budgets to address this application security challenge, yet new attacks continue to introduce application...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP ArcSight Logger Data Sheet

    Collect logs and machine data from any device, vendor and source with broadest set of data collection comprehensively at high speeds. To learn more, read the data sheet.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Think it. Build it. Data-Driven Web and Mobile Applications with IBM Bluemix

    Big Data services on Bluemix enable users across the enterprise to readily build data-centric applications and bring Big Data to the forefront of mobile and web scale applications for rapid design, development, deployment and scale. View this webinar to learn how to build applications that: Power mobile and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Seven reasons why Microsoft Windows 8 is better with Intel Security

    Windows 8 is a complex operating system and sometimes exhibit critical vulnerabilities, which are promptly exploited by cyber-hackers. The fact that most Windows 7 applications will run natively on Windows 8 means that most malware will also run on Windows 8.So if you run, or are planning to deploy, Windows...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • 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 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