Big Data

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    The Benefits of Cloud Networking

    Cloud networking introduces a new way to deploy, operate & manage distributed enterprise networks. It delivers capabilities via a cloud infrastructure that requires minimal capital investment in appliances or IT resources. This paper provides details about cloud networking, the state of the cloud market & its benefits.

    Sponsored By Aerohive Networks

  • Analyst Briefings // May 2015

    White Paper: Follow the Money: Big Data ROI and Inline Analytics

    Wikibon conducted in-depth interviews with organizations that had achieved Big Data success and high rates of returns. These interviews determined an important generality: that Big Data winners focused on operationalizing and automating their Big Data projects. They used Inline Analytics to drive algorithms that directly connected to and facilitated automatic...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // May 2015

    White paper: In-Memory Databases Put the Action in Actionable Insights

    In order to derive business value from Big Data, practitioners must have the means to quickly (as in sub-milliseconds) analyze data, derive actionable insights from that analysis, and execute the recommended actions. While Hadoop is ideal for storing and processing large volumes of data affordably, it is less suited to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Six Reasons to Upgrade Your Database

    Effectively using and managing information is critical to driving new business and streamlining operations in the big data era. This ebook presents six reasons to consider a database change to address those challenges, including opinions from industry analysts and customer experiences.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Internet of Things and Big Data

    Industry analysts predict that 40 billion sensors will be embedded in everyday objects by 2020. Sensor-enabled objects are unleashing torrents of data previously unimaginable. How can you leverage new revenue streams when your database could be your biggest roadblock? Read this whitepaper on the joint platform from MongoDB and...

    Sponsored By MongoDB

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Quantifying Business Advantage - The Value of Database Selection

    Relational databases can frustrate you as well, holding back your best ideas. But now there is a better way. After trying for two years to build a single view of their customer on a relational database, one of the world’s leading insurance companies migrated to MongoDB and delivered the...

    Sponsored By MongoDB

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Is your Database Ready for the Era of Big Data

    You need a database designed to control both the infrastructure and personnel costs that form the IT budget. The next generation of IBM DB2 helps organizations get more value from their big data to improve their IT economics. Major innovations provide out-of-the-box performance gains that go beyond the limitations of...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Intelligent Business Solutions Report: Big Data - Why Transaction Data is Mission Critical to Success

    Analyst Mike Ferguson of Intelligent Business Strategies writes about the enhanced role of transactional DBMS systems in today's world of Big Data. Learn more about how Big Data provides richer transactional data and how that data is captured and analyzed to meet tomorrow’s business needs. Access the report now.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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 // May 2015

    Leveraging The Cloud For Your Big Data Workloads

    This report explores how with the right partner, enterprises can ensure that their Big Data workloads perform consistently, securely, and cost effectively while delivering to a line-of-business colleagues’ need for on-demand, real-time analytics to make smart business decisions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // May 2015

    Big Data, Big Impact on Procurement : Find Out How Procurement’s Leaders Gain the Edge

    Leveraging big data is a key differentiator for high-performing procurement organizations, as detailed in IBM's Chief Procurement Officer Study released in December 2014. Watch this webinar to learn how you can gain the benefits of in-depth insights that big data can provide.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Analyst report: Digital Asset Management for Customer Experience

    As demands for rich customer experiences and omni-channel marketing evolve, the need for Digital Asset Management (DAM) software to manage rich media across the customer lifecycle is growing. Leading organizations are turning to DAM to push their assets seamlessly across all channels and deliver compelling, media rich customer experiences. Read...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Reduce costs and boost productivity: Connect the digital media supply chain

    Today, every brand must act like a media company, producing digital content and rich media assets to reach and engage customers. But, often companies are managing disparate content, processes and systems. Read the v-Book, 5 Tips for Orchestrating the New Digital Experience, to learn how to connect and streamline your...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Go Omni-Channel. Get with the DAM Program

    Omni-Channel is what it's all about. Digital Asset Management (DAM) is the foundation to get you there. DAM breaks down silos and pushes your rich media assets seamlessly across all channels, delivering experiences that excite customers to buy. Get with the DAM omni-channel program and see how it all works...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Stop the hackers: 5 ways to protect your digital assets

    2014 was the Year of the Data Breach. Nearly 1 million new malware threats were released daily , and 43 percent of companies faced a data breach. In the webisode, Security and Protection for Digital Media Assets, Digital Asset Management (DAM) experts take a deeper look at recent security breaches,...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    It's a new DAM world. Are you ready to start your digital transformation?

    Today's customers want video, pictures, and engaging experiences in real time, across any platform or device. This demand for rich media has outpaced companies’ abilities to manage those assets. Digital Asset Management (DAM) empowers companies to respond to real-time demands from customers by connecting people, processes, and content. Content at...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

     Rethinking Analytics for the Social Enterprise

    This white paper explains the need for real-time analytics driving and driven by social business practices. It discusses the implications of social networking and collaboration on business areas such as marketing, customer service, R&D, finance, HR, sales, and many other critical functions.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Webinar: Top 5 Benefits of Contract Lifecycle Management

    The market for contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions is taking off, with revenues expected to grow 12% in 2015. As paper-based processes become more expensive and less efficient by the day, CLM lets organizations create, negotiate, manage, and enforce their contracts uniformly and quickly, enhancing agility and compliance. In this...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Lifecycle Management for Contracts & Legal Agreements

    Contracts are critical to the operations of every business, but paper-based processes introduce errors, format conflicts, and storage challenges - leading to higher costs and increased compliance risk. Read this Executive Brief to learn how OpenText Contract Center delivers automated, standardized, searchable, and secure lifecycle management for your contracts and...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    5 Critical Steps for Contract Management

    Too many organizations treat contract management as a necessary chore, but it presents a prime opportunity to maximize revenues and modernize processes. In this guide, you'll learn important steps for updating your contract workflow, including how to integrate buy-side and sell-side contracts, how to integrate with back-end management tools, how...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Addressing Customer Analytics with Effective Data Matching

    With the advent of big data, organizations worldwide are attempting to use data and analytics to solve problems previously out of their reach. Many are applying big data and analytics to create competitive advantage within their markets, often focusing on building a thorough understanding of their customer base.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Analyst Research Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions

    Read this Gartner Report: Gartner Magic Quadrant for Customer Master Data This Gartner's Magic Quadrant offer insight into the part of the packaged MDM solution market that focuses on how organizations master and share a "single version" of customer data

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Bloor Research Report - E360

    Early adopters of an extended 360 degree view of the customer will get competitive advantages over their rivals and this will force laggards to adopt a similar approach or lose business.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Enhanced 360 Handbook

    How can organizations tap into the vast flow of data, weed out the information that matters, and then link that meaningful sentiment to specific customers? This ebook explores how an enhanced 360-degree view of the customer optimizes and facilitates more personalized customer interactions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Product Data Solutions

    The MDM of product data solutions market segment grew nearly 9% in 2013. Increasingly, end-user organizations are exploiting MDM as the heart of a digital business transformation. This Magic Quadrant, which evaluates 15 providers, will help find the right vendor for their needs. 

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Supercharge Salesforce.com Initiatives with a 360 Degree View of the Customer

    Salesforce.com is an industry leading cloud CRM solution which helps organizations streamline and effectively manage sales processes, customers and opportunities. The effectiveness of these initiatives can be improved dramatically by providing Salesforce with a 3600 view of the Customer to overcome the limitation of fragmented data that Salesforce currently relies...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM’s Information Management Solutions - A Forrester Report

    In October 2014, Forrester Consulting worked with IBM on a commissioned study to analyze the total economic impact that IBM's Information Management solutions have on three specific big data use cases to help its customers solve important business problems.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    SAP® Business Suite, Powered by SAP HANA®

    Do you have questions about SAP HANA? This comprehensive list of frequently asked questions delivers the answers, including: business benefits, technical considerations, product availability, deployment options, future outlook, and practical steps to adopting this new platform.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    360◦ A Holistic Guide for Your SAP HANA Journey

    This special-edition magazine helps SAP customers better understand HANA and determine how they can best leverage this transformative technology in their organization. It includes insights from SAP executives, key use cases for adoption, industry-specific advice, firsthand accounts from early adopters of HANA, and a sneak peek at the future vision...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    SAP® Business Suite, Powered by SAP HANA® Delivering Real-Time Business Value

    Companies that want to incorporate real-time analytics into their decision making need to consider SAP Business Suite, powered by the SAP HANA platform. This software hosts transactions and analytics in a single, in-memory platform, delivering new business value, smarter innovations, faster processes, and simpler interactions.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Competitive Differentiation Through Innovation In Business Intelligence

    Many organizations that want to adopt agile, data-driven decision making are finding themselves held back by processes, infrastructure, and business intelligence (BI) tools no longer fit for purpose. There are firms, however, that are harnessing the latest innovations in BI technology — such as interactive visualization and big data analytics...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Making the Real -Time Enterprise a Reality

    This Harvard Business Review report explains the need for enterprises to evolve toward real-time operations. It delivers practical advice for achieving top financial performance, outpacing the competition, accelerating decision processes, and executing on decisions more quickly and accurately.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Big Data: New Insights Unlocked.

    Reveal new insights and drive better decision making with Azure HDInsight, a Big Data solution powered by Apache Hadoop. Learn more about the unique flexibility provided to you by HDInsight and make sure you and your organisation stay ahead of the technological curve

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM Integration Bus

    IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a TotalEconomic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential returnon investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying IBMIntegration Bus. The purpose of this study is to provide readerswith a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of theIntegration Bus on their organizations and compare...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Forrester report: The Total Economic Impact of WebSphere Application Server

    In April, 2012, IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying WebSphere Application Server. The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of the WebSphere Application Server...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    White paper: Application Server TCO comparison: WebSphere vs JBoss

    The JEE Application Server markets continue to expand and adapt to multiple market factors including increased demands for uptime, lower total cost of ownership, ease of administration, enhancements and innovations within the Java runtimes, and stronger competition between commercial and open source vendors. These factors are all playing their part...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    White paper: WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile compared to Tomcat

    The goal of this document is to assist you in making an informed decision when choosing between IBM® WebSphere® Application Server Version 8.5 - Liberty Profile and Apache Tomcat 7 as an application serving environment. While both servers provide a specification-compliant servlet container, there are also significant differences that this...

    Sponsored 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...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Business Endpoint Protection

    Like laptops, mobile devices are susceptible to digital attacks. More and more users rely on smartphones and tablets to manage their personal and business data, opening up an attractive new target for cybercriminals. Like laptops, mobile devices are susceptible to digital attacks. More and more users rely on smartphones and...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Enabling Small and Midsize Businesses to Acquire and Retain Customers in an Evolving Digital World 

    With new technologies, new opportunities often emerge, especially in business. The advent of innovations, such as social media and mobile devices, is changing the ways businesses interact with customers and the ways in which customers desire to be engaged. Opportunities arising from the benefits of salesforce automation, business intelligence (BI),...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®