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  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    IBM Cognos Enterprise in Action

    See what's new and exciting in Cognos Enterprise. The overview is an animated video about the Cognos family and others are demonstrations of enhanced features.

    Provided By IBM

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    Mobile BI with Cognos Enterprise

    See how you can deploy IBM Cognos Mobile in your organization to help improve the productivity of mobile workers.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Jan 2014

    ebook: Mobile Strategy

    Read how your company can win by embracing mobile technology.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IDC Report--Addressing the Complexities and Growing Requirements of the Future

    This white paper discusses the key market trends and challenges facing organizations as they seek to deploy mobile enterprise solutions and examines the growing requirements of these firms. It also delivers an overview of how enterprises can address the challenges in terms of repackaging and optimizing applications to better operate...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Accelerating the deployment of a secure mobile enterprise

    With layers of vulnerabilities now existing across the enterprise environment and a dramatic increase in sophisticated attacks, business leaders are demanding that IT take a proactive approach to protecting critical data and infrastructures. This white paper identifies key challenges and introduces strategies to reduce risk, and it examines ways organizations...

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Oct 2013

    Align and Collaborate with IBM Cognos Enterprise

    Align and collaborate with IBM Cognos Enterprise and see how easy it is to align decisions.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Rapid Deployment and Expansion: Business Analytics and Data Warehousing on System z

    Learn how your organization can accommodate a growing business intelligence user base in a time frame that can meet aggressive schedules in this white paper.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Building the mobile enterprise: integrated, secure and productive - A checklist for putting mobile first in your organization

    Mobility is now a business fact of life. Will your organization be one with mobile capabilities or a truly mobile enterprise? The new IBM white paper “Building the mobile enterprise: integrated, secure and productive” explains the difference and offers a checklist of eight key items to consider when planning your...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Beyond Business as Usual: The Mega Shift toward Social Communications

    Constellation Research, Inc. has developed a provocative white paper that discusses how when integrated into the fabric of the Social Business, social communications transforms how innovative companies engage the people in their workforce and their value chains to achieve higher levels of performance within a more effective and efficient working...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    See how LotusLive can help your business.

    Meet LotusLive Bring your world together and focus on core business needs with collaboration services you need in an online environment without the costs associated with rolling out new, secure, tested solutions. Whatever collaboration needs you may have in your small to mid-sized business, IBM has options for you. Don't...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Unified communications and collaboration solutions from IBM

    Communication and collaboration - among customers, partners and employees can help your organization stay ahead of the competition. But implementing effective and cost-effective collaboration among increasingly dispersed and mobile workforces, customers, suppliers and business partners can be difficult. Read this brief to see how IBM can deliver the essential software,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    U.K. Ministry of Defence Rationalizes IT Spending With an on Call Logistics Support Team

    U.K Ministry of Defence - Logistics Applications Project Team (LAIPT's) portfolio of 180+ applications was still organized around the three single Service environments, which meant that it had duplication or indeed triplication of functionality based on its legacy applications. The LAIPT was actively seeking to rationalize this portfolio through the...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Evaluating Inventory Strategies

    The retailer was growing rapidly through acquisitions and organic growth. The retailer was growing rapidly through acquisitions and organic growth. This produced a hybrid inventory strategy with some Stock-Keeping units (SKUs) stored at all the DCs and others at only a few centralized locations. The assignment of SKUs was largely...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Microsoft Dynamics NAV Helps Tire Distributor Consolidate Business Management to One System

    When competition is fierce, business management can become a powerful differentiator. And Pneus Superieurs, a leading tire wholesaler and distributor, wanted that edge. But with multiple systems managing its business, the company couldn't adapt quickly, review performance on demand or promote best practices. Implementing Microsoft Dynamics NAVsoftware for Financial and...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Aug 2010

    Luxury Goods Retailer Gains Point-of-Sale Solution in Minutes With Cloud-Based System

    BEDIN Shop Systems wanted to create a reliable, easy-to-use Point-Of-Sale (POS) and in-store solution. By choosing the Windows Azure platform, the company delivered aKite, a cloud-based system that can be rapidly deployed and accessed from anywhere in the world through an internet connection. The solution has achieved immediate success, and...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Sports and Leisure Consultancy Strengthens Competitive Edge With Microsoft Office 2010

    A competitive challenge is what drives Sportworks UK's staff of 10 employees, who combine their passion for sport and sharp business acumen to develop collaborative relationships with their clients that result in unparalleled sports brand experiences. The company's offerings range from event and logistics management to commercial and consultancy services....

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Gaining the Competitive Advantage With RF Technology in Your Supply Chain

    Companies look for any edge to remain competitive in today's high -speed business climate. Streamlining supply chain management systems can deliver that advantage - shaving even a few minutes off of order processing times can translate into better customer service through faster delivery of product to the customer, reduced costs,...

    Provided By Motorola

  • Case Studies // May 2012

    Andalusia Cash and Carry: Hardware and Lumber Store Point of Sale (POS)

    Andalusia Cash and Carry and Luverne Cash and Carry are hardware and building material stores located in Alabama. A Home and Hardware retail chain in Alabama struggled with manual transactions at each of their three locations, inflexible pricing capabilities, and little insight into their inventory and supplier information. They partnered...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Whitepaper: What's driving tomorrow's retail experience?

    74% of the retailers surveyed believe that developing a more engaging in-store customer experience is going to be business critical. This paper examines the results of a survey with 250 retail executives in May 2012 to understand what impact omni-channel retail trends are having on their business, the drivers to...

    Provided By Motorola

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Security Configuration Management: Foundational Security with Tripwire Enterprise

    SCM provides the most security "bang for the buck" against today's threats, which is why the SANS Institute places so much importance on using it. With Tripwire Enterprise as your SCM solution, that foundational control extends across the enterprise infrastructure.

    Provided By Tripwire

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    Addressing ITAR Compliance With Teamcenter

    Today's business executives face a challenging dilemma. On one hand, they need to vigorously engage global partners in commercial initiatives to pursue many of industry's most promising revenue generating opportunities. Typically, these opportunities involve forming strategic alliances with partners and suppliers to take advantage of both local and international competencies....

    Provided By Siemens

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    VMware Whitepaper - Performance Analytics: How Normal is Your Data

    This VMware paper takes a technical look at a variety of IT performance data (operating system metrics, quality-of-service metrics, business performance metrics, etc.) to determine how well these metrics can be modeled as “normally distributed.” This concept is at the heart of VMware vCenter Operations' performance analytics capability, and provides...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    An Overview of VMware vCloud Suite

    VMware vCloud® suite delivers a complete, integrated cloud infrastructure that simplifies IT operations while also delivering the best SLAs for all applications. The suite delivers virtualized infrastructure services (storage, network, security and availability) with built-in intelligence to automate on-demand provisioning, placement, configuration and control based on application requirements and defined...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Supply Chain Management Solution From IBM and e-Jing Technologies Centralizes Business of Hong Kong Clothing Manufacturer

    As a leading garment manufacturer in Hong Kong, YCL Manufacturing found it challenging to handle shortened lead times and demands of overseas customers, while maintaining quality of its products. YCL has factories around China, Hong Kong, Japan and the United States. YCL eased its worries when it acquired a Supply...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Mar 2010

    A Large Canadian Chain Achieves a Six-Month Payback With the Implementation of IBM Solution

    A large Canadian clothing chain sells men's and women's casual business apparel and industrial workwear and safety equipment. The company sells clothes that are sturdy and practical at a price point competitors can't match. A large Canadian clothing chain wanted to develop new business objects for finding products in the...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    Major Grocer Upgrades HR Processes

    This major grocer needed a better way of empowering local managers to own more of the process while still maintaining corporate standards and policies. They turned to Lombardi Teamworks BPM to help them extend their processes out to the local stores and to efficiently manage HR requests. This saved over...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Winning in Retail

    The basic concept of retail has remained the same for many years - provide merchandise and services to consumers at a desired price. What has changed is the scale and complexity of the modern retail business. Customer demand, greater competition, more channels, the challenges of time and scale, faster product...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Optimizing the Healthcare Supply Chain: Applying Performance Management Capabilities to Supply Chain Management

    The business value of visibility into a healthcare organization's supply chain is simple: cost containment and optimization of performance. It leads one to take action on recent information, and it creates a common context for decision-making across every department and at every level. Planning and Business Intelligence (BI) are an...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Orchestrating the Chain: Supply Chain Performance Management for Chemicals and Petroleum Companies

    The business value of supply chain visibility is simple: it helps one understand their company's performance. It leads one to take action on recent information. It creates a common context for decision-making across every department and at every level. Planning and business intelligence are an integral part of performance management....

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Orchestrating the Chain: Supply Chain Performance Management

    The business value of supply chain visibility is simple: it helps one understand their company's performance. It leads one to take action on recent information. It creates a common context for decision-making across every department and at every level. Planning and business intelligence are an integral part of performance management....

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Wholesalers Move Toward Intelligent Warehouses

    For wholesalers, even the most organized warehouse is a source of cost and inefficiencies, ranging from basic overhead and energy costs to paper-based processes that can lead to errors. Fortunately, new IT capabilities are helping to make warehouses intelligent, interconnected and instrumented to enable smarter operations. By integrating business processes...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Retail Performance With Assurance - Retail Trilogy: A Joint IBM and SAP Project, Fusing Function and Infrastructure

    High volume point-of-sale data, combined with the increasing requirement for transaction data to be turned into actionable business information, represent ongoing challenges for retailers of all sizes. These challenges demand extreme performance and scalability from the supporting applications and IT infrastructure. Additionally, retailers are looking for reassurance that they can...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Dynamic Infrastructure Technical White Paper

    As the planet becomes smarter - more interconnected, instrumented and intelligent - businesses, governments and institutions have the potential to link all the resources together with unprecedented freedom. This means that, for the first time in history, the digital and physical infrastructures of the world are converging. Computational power is...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Kimimpex Enhances Retail Processes With IBM and SAP

    Kimimpex found that its existing retail processes and IT infrastructure could not provide effective support for the expansion of the business. In particular, communication between Point of Sale (POS) and back-end systems took several hours each day, causing delays in decision-making. IBM Global Business Services helped Kimimpex implement a new...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2009

    Unlocking Hidden Value from Investments in SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse

    Organizations that have made strategic investments in SAP technology do so with expectations of tangible returns. In the case of the SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, it is typical for investments to be made in technology (software and hardware), skills, knowledge, expertise and training, data migration, as well as process, governance...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Do you have what it takes to be a Game Changer?

    Who should get this: Like all EPLM assets this piece is aimed at senior management (those in a business that are responsible for business outcome). Why should they watch it? This is a great thought-piece in the area of Enterprise Engineering by two of Rational's experts. It discusses a new...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Tough Times, Tough Choices

    This webcast will show how peers have been successful with best practices in a tough market. How to prioritize products and initiatives to deliver customer value. How to transition from Business Strategy to Product Strategy to Project Delivery while providing visibility into project and product health to make informed decisions...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Orchestrating The Chain Supply Chain Performance Management

    The business value of supply chain visibility is simple: it helps one to understand their company's performance. It creates a common context for decision-making across every department and at every level. Planning and business intelligence are an integral part of performance management. These capabilities help them to see what's going...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Orchestrating The Chain Smarter Supply Chain Performance Management For Life Sciences Companies

    The business value of supply chain visibility for life sciences organizations is simple: it helps one to understand their company's performance. It leads them to take action on recent information, and creates a common context for decision-making across every department and at every level. For life sciences companies, the value...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2010

    OSA - Ask the Oracle 8 Ball

    Do you know how much more WebLogic Server Enterprise Edition now costs? Who is the real leader on performance benchmarks? How will the recent acquisition of Sun affect you? Is Oracle inhibiting your ability to cost effectively develop and manage your critical business workloads? Ask the "Oracle 8-Ball" for the...

    Provided By IBM