Business Intelligence

BI is more than just corporate reporting. It's a way to improve decision making, to cut costs, and to identify new business opportunities.

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Video: BRMS 101: Introduction to Business Rules Management

    "Has your organization run into difficulties adapting to evolving business conditions? Is there interest in being able to increase the efficiency of your operational processes? Are your business experts looking to more easily control the decisions within mission-critical systems? If you have answered 'yes' to any of the above, you...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Improve your work/life balance with premium remote access by LogMeIn Pro<sup>2</sup>

    Life is freer outside the office - and with LogMeIn Pro2. With premium remote access to your computer, you can be in two places at once. Update a file while you're enjoying a long lunch. Share your screen with a colleague to collaborate when you're across country. Print a file...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Freedom is outside the cubicle. Get work/life balance with LogMeIn Pro<sup>2</sup>.

    Life is freer outside the office - and with LogMeIn Pro2. With premium remote access to your computer, you can be in two places at once. Update a file while you're enjoying a long lunch. Share your screen with a colleague to collaborate when you're across country. Print a file...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    BRMS Buyer's eKit

    Selecting the right software is the first step in obtaining fast ROI from a business rule management system (BRMS). These tools will help you make the right decision.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Smarter Healthcare Processes in 2010. Reduce Costs, Increase Productivity, Deliver Best Outcomes with IBM ILOG Business Rule Management System (BRMS) and Optimization Software.

    The pace of change for Healthcare has never been faster or more demanding - from ongoing regulatory and policy changes to increasing pressure to deliver superior care and coverage with the utmost of transparency while reducing costs. Find out how the role technologies such as Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS)...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Healthcare Webinar: Building Smarter Healthcare Processes -- Are You Prepared?

    The pace of change for Healthcare has never been faster or more demanding - from ongoing regulatory and policy changes to increasing pressure to deliver superior care and coverage with the utmost of transparency while reducing costs. Find out how the role technologies such as Business Rule Management Systems (BRMS)...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Podcast: Smarter Collaboration Cost Reduction Strategy

    Are you CAPEX and OPEX challenged? Looking for ways to free up money in your IT budget immediately that can still help with long term TCO? Looking for rapid ROI? Smarter Collaboration solutions from IBM offers you an unique opportunity to focus, exploit opportunities, and act with speed. This podcast...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    IBM Lotus Sametime software integration with Microsoft applications.

    Used by over 100 million people worldwide, IBM? Lotus? Sametime? unified communications and collaboration software is a marketplace leader because its depth of capabilities. Read this brochure to see how Lotus Sametime can extend your existing software and communications investments to connect, converse and collaborate more conveniently.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Collab LotusLive: Cloud Advantage Podcast Series

    Join us for a series of podcasts where experts weigh in on the value of cloud computing. You'll hear why cloud is such a hot topic, how secure it is to collaborate with, and if it's right for your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2010

    Discovery Wizard for Instant Messaging

    Instant messaging (IM) is often the tool of choice for communicating across the enterprise. It's quick and easy to speak with a remote employee, customer or vendor. However, public IM is especially vulnerable to risks: susceptibility to malware and viruses, accidental transfer of sensitive documents and a disregard of compliance/legal...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    10 ways you might be breaking the law with your computer: UPDATED

    Legislation that affects the use of Internet-connected computers continues to grow in its reach and its complexity. To help you avoid any infractions, we've revised this list to include new and pending laws and recent rulings.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Informatica Data Archive<br>Manage Data Growth While Controlling Costs

    An Informatica Product Demo Data volumes aren't just growing?they're exploding. In fact, much of the expensive hardware and software in your organization is probably clogged with it. Even worse, the majority of that data is inactive. How do you distinguish critical business data from that which is no...

    Provided By Informatica

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Introducing BlackBerry® Enterprise Server Express

    Get BlackBerry Enterprise Server Express for Free Connect two people via BlackBerry? smartphones and ideas get bigger. Progress happens faster. Answers get smarter. So imagine what happens when you give a business the freedom to connect all its employees. BlackBerry? Enterprise Server Express enables businesses of any size...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • Downloads // Mar 2010

    Today's Mobile Workforce & What It Means for Your Business

    Listen to this podcast to hear Jim Ware and Charles Grantham, co-founders of The Future of Work program, discuss today's growing mobile workforce and what it means to your business, how to enable greater productivity and keep your company more competitive with flexible working and the technology choices that combine...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    Take a Test Drive Down the Road to Better BI

    Sybase PowerDesigner is the industry's leading data modeling tool. But it can do so much more?improving business and IT alignment to boost productivity, providing customized options to enforce standards and regulatory compliance, and making your business more agile. But don't take our word for it. Take Sybase PowerDesigner for...

    Provided By Sybase

  • Downloads // Feb 2010

    Software Trial: AdminStudio® Migrates MSIs to Windows® 7 and App-V® Fast

    AdminStudio? allows IT to quickly prepare reliable virtual and MSI packages for error-free rollout with deployment solutions like SCCM, ZENworks, and LANDesk. AdminStudio also provides tools to ensure application portfolios migrate smoothly to Windows? 7. AdminStudio is the only packaging solution to support multiple application virtualization formats like Microsoft? App-V?,...

    Provided By Flexera Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    VIPRE® Antivirus + Antispyware Free Trial

    VIPRE Antivirus + Antispyware is high-performance antivirus software that doesn't slow down your PC like older, traditional security products. Old-style antivirus products have stacked layer upon layer of engines, and created bloatware in the process. They slow down your PC, have slow scan times and cause performance problems. VIPRE's...

    Provided By GFI Software, formerly Sunbelt Software

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    Preparing for Exchange Server 2010

    This table is a companion piece to Scott Lowe's column, "Preparing for Exchange Server 2010's hardware and software requirements." The table provides you with a starting point in your Exchange RAM and processor calculations.

    Provided By Scott Lowe

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    We know what the geek in your life wants

    TechRepublic conducts a formal scientific survey each year as part of its Geek Gift Guide series. The results for the 2009 survey are outlined and some of the results may surprise you. This download is also available as an entry in the Geekend Blog.

    Provided By Mark W. Kaelin

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    Try IBM Cognos Express FREE for 30 days for integrated reporting, analysis & planning

    Download a free trial of IBM Cognos Express, the first and only integrated business intelligence (BI) and planning solution purpose-built for midsize companies. Get essential reporting, analysis, dashboard, scorecard, planning, budgeting & forecasting capabilities in one affordable solution. Try one or all of its modules free for 30 days....

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    Deduplication Calculator

    Enter the size of your backup or archive dataset and get a analysis of: ?Cost comparison using DeDuplication ?Network and Storage Consumption ?Archive to Tape

    Provided By Dell EqualLogic

  • Downloads // Oct 2009

    CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata

    Instead of focusing on recovery after disasters, midmarket businesses need solutions that enable business continuity before and during them. Listen to the recording, "CDPS Analyst Interview with John Webster of Illuminata," to see how the IBM? Comprehensive Data Protection Express solution addresses the needs of midmarket companies that don't have...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Self-service Cloud Computing

    Cloud computing provides reliable, flexible and cost-effective access to all data, devices and services in a virtualized network environment. Representing a true paradigm shift in the way we view and use technology, cloud computing is specifically designed to reduce costs, improve service delivery and enable business innovation. In this video,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    Podcast: Staying competitive and Showing ROI

    According to recent research conducted by IBM? ISS X-Force?, more than half of all disclosed vulnerabilities in 2008 were Web application flaws. Learn how IBM Web application security solutions can help you reduce costs, manage risk and improve service. Listen to the podcast.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Dynamics Webcast: How to Choose Between Hosted and On-Premise Customer Relationship Management

    Customer relationship management (CRM) is a company-wide business strategy focused on improving interactions with customers. Microsoft gives you the power of choice with both on-premise and on-demand CRM solutions through Microsoft Dynamics? CRM and Microsoft Dynamics? CRM Online. In this webcast, we concentrate on the benefits of each and the...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics Webcast: Microsoft ERP Solutions: A Compelling Choice for Today's Enterprise

    Learn how enterprises are employing Microsoft Dynamics? solutions. This webcast features a customer case study presented by guest speaker Kevin Scott, senior program manager within the Microsoft IT ERP Center of Excellence, providing a look at the Microsoft enterprise resource planning (ERP) strategy, including specific examples of where and why...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    How do I... Benchmark USB drives with CheckFlash?

    CheckFlash is an easy to use USB flash drive benchmarking tool that can handle a few important tasks for those administrators who have a need to know their devices are up to the task. In this introduction to CheckFlash, Jack Wallen shows you how to run a both the Read...

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Mar 2009

    10 ways to be a good manager during a recession

    It's tough enough to be an effective manager when the economy is strong. But making the right decisions, keeping staff focused, and maintaining IT service levels may seem next to impossible when you're managing through an economic crisis. Here are some ideas for keeping yourself and your team afloat.This download...

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    How do I... Organize my Windows desktop with Fences?

    A cluttered desktop is an inefficient workspace. If you have numerous icons littering your desktop hunting for the one you need can often tick away priceless moments. However, there are applications like Fences that help you to keep your workspace organized so your workday isn't wasted with hunting and pecking...

    Provided By Jack Wallen

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10 ways CIOs can keep their jobs -- and their sanity -- in 2009

    Don't let the deepening recession kill your spirit. Here's how to get ahead and stay ahead in what's proving to be the most tenuous work environment in decades.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Polly Schneider Traylor

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    AutoAdministrator - Apply settings to any number of computers in a snap

    AutoAdministrator lets you query or update a variety of Windows settings and services across any number of servers and/or workstations, without the need to create a script or perform the actions manually. Simply select the feature, computers (it integrates with Active Directory) and click start. Features include file management, file...

    Provided By Netikus.Net

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    Optimization Pack

    Virtualization success is all about balancing resource utilization and VM performance. VKernel's new Optimization Pack contains three powerful new applets (Wastefinder, Rightsizer, Inventory) that help you manage your VMware environment to easily: Reclaim Wasted Storage, Memory and CPU Resources. Typcial Users Free up 20 to 40% of Existing...

    Provided By VKernel

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    Simplifying Windows Vista Management and Deployment

    Learn about rapid deployment program tool sets and simplifying Windows Vista management and deployment with Dell Services.

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    Best Practices: Migrating to Windows Server 2008

    The best and easiest ways to migrate to Microsoft? Windows Server? 2008 OS.

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    The 10 most influential business technology leaders in 2008

    Technology continues to be a powerful force for transforming business -- when used wisely and correctly. TechRepublic editor in chief Jason Hiner shares his list of the 10 visionaries and executives who made the biggest impact on the business technology world in 2008.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Jason Hiner

  • Downloads // Nov 2008

    Oracle CRM on Demand eBook

    Growth is the focus for many executives: increasing market share and revenue, lowering costs, acquiring new customers, and enhancing the value of existing customers. However, as competition increase and customers become more sophisticated and demanding of products and services, these goals become harder to achieve. More and more organizations...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Sep 2008

    10+ tips for combating Computer Vision Syndrome

    Recent studies indicate that those who spend even a few hours a day working on a computer could suffer significant vision problems. Susan Harkins offers an overview of symptoms and causes and then shares some practical suggestions for reducing eyestrain.This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Mar 2008

    10 reasons to explicitly convert SQL Server data types

    SQL Server converts data types in two ways -- the way it wants to and the way you tell it to. Most implicit conversions work the way you expect. It's those surprise conversions that cause trouble. Unless you know exactly how SQL Server converts a data type, it's a good...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Mar 2008

    Download Crystal Reports 2008

    Try out a fully functional copy of the industry-leading software, Crystal Reports 2008, for 30 days! Or, try a 60-day trial of Crystal Reports Server 2008. Just click here! Crystal Reports 2008 provides advanced functionality to help reduce report proliferation and maintenance-increasing visualization flexibility and saving time...

    Provided By Business Objects

  • Downloads // Feb 2007

    How do I... Print a single Microsoft Access record in Form View?

    Microsoft Access lets users print data while browsing records in Form View, but it prints all of the records in the underlying recordset, not just the current one. By adding a command button, you can give users an easy, one-click tool for printing only the current record. Access expert Susan...

    Provided By Susan Harkins