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  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Rail Freight logistics planning and optimization

    This briefing looks at rail freight logistics planning and optimization. It analyzes rail freight industry trends and solutions for all planning levels. This briefing also offers business benefits that come after implementing the Quintiq solution.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Reduced inventory and lead time save novelis money

    This case study shows how aluminum giant Novelis’ Specialty Products Business Unit reduced inventory and lead time to save money by using Quintiq’s Metal Scheduler.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Fully integrated container terminal planning and optimization

    This whitepaper provides information for businesses in the ports and terminals industry. Quintiq’s solution is fully integrated container terminal planning and optimization and can handle complex operations and extreme challenges.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Integrated supply chain solutions for the automotive shipping industry

    This solution paper outlines Quintiq’s integrated supply chain solutions for the automotive shipping industry. Readers can see the capabilities of Quintiq’s unique solution that addresses all planning needs of car carrier operators.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Transportation Network Visibility

    This whitepaper focuses on network logistics by offering a transportation network viability test. It includes five warning signs that companies can use to see if there are ways to make their logistical operations more efficient.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Top 4 Commandments for Optimizing Material Reservation & Replenishment

    This briefing decrees four commandments for optimizing material reservation and replenishment. Companies in the metals industry can see how best-of-breed metals companies are reducing inventory levels and improving delivery performance.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Service and Support as a Strategic Imperative

    Customer service has evolved from a reactive activity viewed largely as a cost center-based tactical necessity, to a proactive management task that can in many ways set a company apart from the competition. At the same time, the channels by which customers receive support are growing and fragmenting very rapidly....

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Rescue

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    What Every Business Needs to Know When Selecting a Phone System

    Whether you are starting a new business or expanding your existing business, you will need to choose a business phone system that meets your organisation’s requirements. This Buyer's guide provides you with essential information and tools so you can understand your options, and make the decision that meets the needs...

    Sponsored By Ring Central

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Knowledge Management - 5 Steps to Getting It Right the First Time

    Today customers look to engage with organizations through an increasing number of channels - and expect more from every customer service and support experience. A strategically implemented knowledge management initiative for both the contact center and Web self service channels offers a powerful answer to this growing need to do...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Mobile Study Self Assessment Tool

    The IBM Global IT Study on Mobile Infrastructure found mobile leaders to be 2X more likely to experience revenue growth of at least 10% and 2X more likely to get an IT budget increase. Find out how you compare to more than 360 study participants from both a worldwide and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SANS Report : 20 Critical Security Controls

    The Critical Security Controls (CSC’s) are rapidly being adopted by companies and government agencies in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere to increase visibility into advanced threats, to shore up defenses, and ultimately for benchmarking and to improve risk posture.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Merchants Seek Mobile Mastery

    Merchants Seek Mobile Mastery is a free study, conducted by the e-tailing group and sponsored by BoldChat, that explores the changing mobile landscape from the eyes of both consumers and retailers. With their analysis of the mobile sites of more than 50 companies, you'll learn: What online shoppers...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn BoldChat

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Mobile Customer Care: It’s More than Hype

    The customer / company relationships stand in the midst of the mobile revolution. The growing consumer adoption and use of mobile devices means that customers are increasingly incorporating mobile as part of their interactions with businesses. However, are businesses ready for this change in customer behavior? This report will illustrate...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn BoldChat

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Where You Mitigate Heartbleed Matters

    There are a variety of opinions on the seriousness of Heartbleed being put forth from “it’s not the end of the world” to “the sky is falling, duck and cover.” Sites tracking the impact of users suggest many of the largest sites have potentially been impacted, translating into many millions...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Find Direction for Your Enterprise Mobile Journey with “Destination: Possibility” Interactive Guide

    The world is going mobile and to stay competitive, it’s essential that your enterprise come along. However, it’s often difficult to know what the next step should be on your mobile journey, whether you’re just starting out or reaching for new horizons in mobile capabilities. “Destination: Possibility” is an...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Your Strategy at the Intersection of Cloud and Mobile

    We live in an enterprise world where Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a fait accompli and mobile is part of all of our lives. IT and mobility stakeholders continue to address ongoing changes with audiences, OS environments, data formats, coding methods, business processes and more. The case for investing...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Everything You Need to Know About MDM, MAM and BYOD

    If you’re looking for mobile device management (MDM) solutions, are you 100% sure about what your company really needs ? There’s new information available that will help you save money, time and other valuable resources. Read this tech brief about how to maximize your organization’s mobile capabilities so you can...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    2012 Tokyo SOC Information Analysis Report

    IBM Security Report - This summarizes the corporate security environment in Japan.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    CRM on Cloud to increase sales Productivity - Japanese

    Tis is a Web seminar to introduce clearly the CRM tool that leads to successful business reform.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    The Federal Government Should Have NIST As Well

    Critical to certification for meeting FIPS, is the implementation of security controls from NIST 800-53, Appendix F. Focusing on the capabilities needed to meet these requirements, this paper provides background about the Vormetric Data Security Platform and the Vormetric Transparent Encryption product that is delivered through that platform.

    Sponsored By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Building the mobile enterprise - integrated, secure and productive

    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...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    The challenge of protecting critical data

    Protection of the most valuable data should be a central, clearly defined and constant component in an overall security strategy, read this report to understand how senior executives can identify their “crown jewels” in a mountain of sensitive enterprise data.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2013

    The Changing Landscape of Technology Services

    Technology changes in the blink of an eye. New products or services are introduced and older versions are obsolete almost immediately. The convergence of Mobile, Big Data, and the Cloud is setting the stage for a new way of working, collaborating and leveraging business information. Learn more about how you...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Data Centre Projects: System Planning

    Planning of a data centre physical infrastructure project need not be a time consuming or frustrating task. Experience shows that if the right issues are resolved in the right order by the right people, vague requirements can be quickly translated into a detailed design. This paper outlines practical steps to...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Three capabilities to fuel today’s dynamic planning and forecasting

    Today’s economy is widely characterized by skittishness and uncertainty about the future. The effect that unpredictable external forces can have on the economy can leave many business leaders feeling helpless. This fact was demonstrated in the IBM Global CFO Study, where many CFOs admitted that they lacked the ability to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems

    The 2012 Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems provides insight into the market for relational database management systems (DBMSs) used as platforms for data warehouses specifically. In this report, Gartner places IBM in the Leaders Quadrant. The Magic Quadrant compares 14 vendors and evaluates IBM's PureData System...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Windows 8 End User Training Brochure

    Windows has been reimagined to be all about you and your style of working. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites, and more, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing. No matter what you want...

    Provided By Hewlett Packard

  • eBooks // Jan 2014

    ebook: Mobile Strategy

    Read how your company can win by embracing mobile technology.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Live webcast - Anticipate and act: how analytics enhances the supply chain

    Data is constantly being created as a byproduct of customer interactions and business activities. That data can have tremendous value because it can be used help you take the pulse of all the factors related to your business processes and customer needs. Today’s analytics systems can be easily used and...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Ponemon Institute: 2013 Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Australia

    We are pleased to present the 2013 Cost of Cyber Crime Study: Australia, which is the second annual study of Australian companies. Sponsored by HP Enterprise Security, this year's study is based on a representative sample of 33 organisations in various industry sectors. Read the complete report to see...

    Provided By Avnet

  • White Papers // Dec 2005

    Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Product Information Management

    This report is a must-read if you're an IT strategist who's currently evaluating product information management (PIM) technologies. It explains why the as-yet-immature PIM market is evolving quickly and presents Gartner's Magic Quadrant for this emerging tech sector. There are a variety of differences that separate the companies Gartner classifies...

    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 // Sep 2013

    Technical Computing for a New Era

    Once principally the domain of big government labs and universities, technical computing is now a mainstream tool for commercial users in industries like manufacturing, financial services, oil and gas, healthcare, entertainment, and retail. Its use there and elsewhere is expanding as companies discover how technical computing can accelerate their mission-critical...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Five Ways to Create and Optimize Your Personalization Programs

    Personalization is a highly effective strategy to engage, acquire and retain site visitors. Marketers leverage website behavioral data to tailor offers and content to visitors relevant to their known interests and browsing history.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Insights from the Value Chain Synchronization Study

    Read this executive summary of the Value Chain Synchronization study which gathered insights from 700 companies worldwide and was conducted for IBM by Vanson Bourne.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The ecommerce customer experience

    The online and offline customer experience varies greatly. In a physical store, customers use physical cues to assess the professionalism and competency of an establishment. As you walk into a local electronics store, it’s easy to evaluate professionalism by how the employees are dressed, how you’re greeted, and the organization...

    Provided By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Nov 2006

    Supply Chain Management In The Petroleum Industry

    Supply chain management in the petroleum industry contains various challenges, specifically in the logistics area, that are not present in most other industries. These logistical challenges are a major influence on the cost of oil and its derivatives. However, opportunities for cost savings in logistics still do exist. Giant oil...

    Provided By University of Houston

  • 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 // Oct 2008

    Tomorrow's Global Giants? Not The Usual Suspects

    In the largest emerging markets, established multinationals and local players are battling for dominance. Conventional wisdom says MNCs rule in high-end, knowledge intensive businesses; local companies, in low-end segments where production and logistics matter most. But the game is changing, say the author. Some MNCs in low-end segments are beating...

    Provided By Harvard Business School Publishing