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 // Jun 2015

    Upgrade Your Business: Upgrading to new Dell OptiPlex desktops powered by Intel

    Ageing desktops present obstacle as they lack the latest hardware and software technology. Your business faces a difficult decision: You can replace those older desktops now, or you can push the capital expense to the next fiscal year. How do you know when it's the right time to invest in...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • 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 // Jun 2015

    SAP Solution Brief: Business Management Made Simpler

    Discover how SAP Business One offers an affordable way to manage your entire business - from sales and customer relationships to financials and operations. Designed specifically for small businesses, it helps you streamline processes, act on timely information, drive profitable growth, and outpace the competition.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Protecting Your APIs against Attack and Hijack

    The pressure is on to securely connect the enterprise to mobile apps, cloud platforms and developer networks through APIs. But it is a mistake to think you can secure APIs using the same methods and technology as before. APIs have an entirely unique risk profile that must be addressed....

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • 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

  • Downloads // Sep 2014

    Code faster. Create faster code.

    Intel VTune Amplifier XE 2015 is the premier performance profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Assembly, and Java. Collect rich performance data to tune for hotspots, threading, locks and waits, DirectX, bandwidth, and more. Gain fast insight into performance bottlenecks. Automate regression tests. Intel VTune Amplifier XE 2015...

    Sponsored By Intel Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Top 10 Trends In Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing is one of the most important innovations of the digital age. But as the new technology becomes more popular, it is changing more rapidly. As a consequence, if your company wants to be ahead of the curve, it needs to stay on top of the latest developments. This...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 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 // 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 // Jan 2015

    Resiliency Testing Best Practices - Report

    Every organization must put a plan in place for recover-ability after an outage, but testing your enterprise resilience without full business and IT validation is ineffective. Read the white paper to learn how to put a plan in place for full functional validation, and get details on the importance of...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 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

  • 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 // 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 // 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 // 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 // Oct 2014

    The Ten Commandments of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD)

    For IT, BYOD is not as clear, concerns over securing corporate data to managing a multitude of disparate devices present valid challenges, but none are insurmountable. Download the Ten Commandments of BYOD today to learn: BYOD policy considerations Device discovery Enrollment best-practices Over-the-air configuration Self-service portals Download today to see...

    Sponsored By I B M

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Infographic: The Power of The Cloud

    Large enterprises today require greater flexibility and increased innovation from their IT function to compete on a global scale - yet technology consumption is changing and IT budgets are anything but growing. It’s time for a new approach. Review the infographic below to learn how and why European IT...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Make Work Simple When You Get Everyone on the Same Page

    PureCloud Collaborate is just what you need to help employees, partners, and customers interact quickly and effectively. Collaborate is loaded with features that take teamwork to the next level. Real-time tools like group chat, video conference, and desktop sharing. Anywhere, anytime availability. Seek and find at its best. Locate exactly...

    Sponsored By Interactive Intelligence

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Aberdeen Group: Simplify Life at Work with a Single System to Manage Your System

    This Aberdeen's research provides the latest findings on the challenges for businesses without a single system. Read this infographic and learn how a single system provides accurate, easy to find data that enables visibility, collaboration and increase efficiency.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Streamline Processes and Gain Business Insights in the Cloud

    Explore how SAP Business One Cloud solution provides you with all the integrated business management functionality of the SAP Business One application. The cloud-based solution helps you to streamline processes and increases visibility to improve operational efficiency and decision making.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cyber Risk Report 2015 – Executive Summary

    The headlines show us any business can become a victim of cyber crime. To fight back, we need to understand the vulnerabilities that exist in IT infrastructure and applications and how hackers exploit them to penetrate defenses and steal data. The HP Cyber Risk Report 2015 provides a broad...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Enterprise Hybrid Cloud for Dummies, EMC Special Edition

    Enterprise Hybrid Cloud for Dummies, EMC Special Edition, explores the many business benefits of the hybrid cloud, and provides advice to help businesses evolve their IT offering for greater efficiency, flexibility and security

    Sponsored By EMC

  • 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 // 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

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Keep Servers Up and Running and Attackers in the Dark

    An SSL/TLS handshake requires at least 10 times more processing power on a server than on the client. SSL renegotiation attacks can readily take advantage of the asymmetric workload. Attackers request a connection and then renegotiate the SSL connection repeatedly to max out the server’s CPU. The result: No legitimate...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Eliminating Authentication Silos and Password Fatigue with Federated Identity and Access Management

    As enterprises continue to depend on the cloud for delivery of applications and more workers are using multiple types of devices to access those applications, the need to control who has access to what will grow. Too often, users suffer from password fatigue, having to create and remember many log-on...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Meeting Your Data-Sharing Needs Now that Oracle Streams is Deprecated

    As an embedded technology, Oracle Streams adds significant value over manual information-sharing. However, it falls short in critical areas such as maximizing continuous performance and availability in production environments. Moreover, Oracle’s decision to deprecate Streams means there will be no future releases, enhancements or support available. So what’s the best...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Tools for Continuous Delivery

    Organizations create, deliver and modify software to fill business needs. Those business needs are not static: They can change as suddenly as breaking news. Any organization using software to serve its customers — and really, that’s almost every company, nonprofit or institution — has to find a way to develop,...

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    How to Measure the ROI of Cloud Data Protection

    This white paper helps managers demonstrate the profitability of reducing operational costs in server backup and recovery through investment in cloud server data protection (subscription), rather than traditional backup methods. Comparative cost categories used in calculating this ROI are summarized in a convenient checklist. These include capital costs of hardware...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Danger Deepens: 2014 Neustar Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Report

    DDoS attacks against high-tech firms have started to take a dangerous turn. It’s called DDoS smokescreening - attackers using DDoS as a distraction while they insert malware or viruses to pilfer money, data and intellectual property. This is just one insight in Neustar’s 2014 Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Survey....

    Sponsored By Neustar

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Five Simple Strategies for Securing APIs

    APIs might represent increased risk for the enterprise, but the potential benefits they bring to an organisation can overshadow any inherent dangers. Read this eBook to understand the 3 attack vectors or watch with APIs, and 5 simple strategies to secure your APIs.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Choosing the Right API Management Solution for the Enterprise User

    This whitepaper considers a system that regulates security protocols and automates access for APIs, promoting a secure yet intuitive platform for API delivery. Read now to also discover the basic functional areas of API management, including: API lifecycle management Developer enablement and community building API monetisation

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A How-to Guide to OAuth & API Security

    This informative whitepaper describes what OAuth is and how it fits into a complete API security solution. Read now to understand the complexity of implementing OAuth, and how you can make an OAuth implementation simple for your organisation.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Top 5 Ways Cloud Solutions Power Business Agility

    The real power of cloud is its ability to allow businesses to “spend less time and money managing IT, and more time focused on their real priority - growth”. This has made the industry to embrace the chance and evolve the way they manage IT. This report talks about how...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Infor CloudSuite - Flexible and Proven Solutions for your Industry

    Infor CloudSuite offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions designed to help support manufacturing, healthcare, the public sector, and more. Infor CloudSuite lets you put some of the most innovative business technologies available today to work for your business in ways that can help optimize value and minimize risk. Download this...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Selecting the Right Remote Support Solution Tool for your company

    This provides an overview of all the questions that need to be asked when looking at your company’s remote support technology. The report will discuss how to maintain flexibility, simplicity and lower costs while ensuring that your remote support solution allows your support agents to perform advance support tasks quickly...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    What CIOs need to know in order to capitalize on Hybrid Cloud

    Hybrid cloud brings together the best of both worlds by enabling businesses and their IT organizations unprecedented flexibility in where they host their many and varied workloads. It also increases business agility, the flexibility to use a variety of services, the scalability to keep pace with business volume, the efficiency...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    A Guide to Selecting the Right Remote Support Solution Tool for your company

    This provides an overview of all the questions that need to be asked when looking at your company’s remote support technology. The report will discuss how to maintain flexibility, simplicity and lower costs while ensuring that your remote support solution allows your support agents to perform advance support tasks quickly...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    TSIA 2014 Report: 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 // 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