Cloud

See the latest white papers on how cloud computing and cloud services have transformed the IT industry, from data center services to virtualization, software-as-a-service, infrastructure-as-a-service, platform-as-a service and more.

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Real Experiences: Transforming Application Delivery for Continuous Innovation

    Key Takeaways: Learn from real experiences in transforming large organizations for increased speed and quality using a DevOps approach. Explore the characteristics and behavior of fast-moving companies, based on hundreds of assessments, interviews and implementations. Begin a self-assessment designed to give you a better understanding of your organization's readiness and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Ten Answers Regarding Mobile App Testing

    This white paper digs deep into the reasons testing mobile apps is fundamentally harder than traditional web or desktop applications. A collaboration by Tina Zhuo and Dennis Schultz from IBM along with Yoram Mizrachi from Perfecto Mobile and John Montgomery from uTest, these experts explore the complexities of mobile test...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Service Virtualization For Dummies

    Discover service virtualization and how it fits into the big picture of software quality. In this book, Service Virtualization For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition written by industry analysts Marcia Kaufman and Judith Hurwitz, learn how to deliver higher quality software by increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your testing processes...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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

    Cloud Computing Best Practices

    Getting the most out of your cloud computing strategy isn’t always straightforward. In order to maximise your cloud performance, efficiency, and ROI, it is important to follow certain techniques and avoid making common mistakes. This guide was created for companies that are looking to improve the effectiveness of their existing...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Introductory Guide To Cloud Computing

    The cloud has allowed many businesses to profit from its flexibility, power and its relatively low cost of entry. This paper was created to serve as a primer in cloud computing for your business. It is targeted at cloud adopters using SaaS, PaaS and IaaS solutions and serves as a...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Webroot Secure Anywhere Web Security Service

    Cybercriminals generate over 100,0001 new malware samples a day; approximately 85% of these are delivered through the Web. Many of them rely on browser and application vulnerabilities to infect systems and steal information. The Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service provides unparalleled protection from the cloud, stopping online threats before they...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Work the Way You Live: What the Office Can Learn from the Smartphone

    Today's smartphone users can read the news, set up a dinner party, and buy a plane ticket before they get out of bed. In this Google for Work perspective, we share 5 powerful lessons from personal technology that will help your team be as productive with work as they are...

    Sponsored By Google Apps for Work

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Evolving Role of the CIO: How Personal Technology and the Cloud are Changing the Way We Work

    As the role of IT rapidly changes from enforcer to enabler, CIOs have the opportunity to become strategic partners to the business. In this Google for Work collection, Google's SVP for Technical Infrastructure, Urs Hölzle and CIO, Ben Fried discuss three trending topics that can help you transform your organization:...

    Sponsored By Google Apps for Work

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Get work done when you get everyone on the same page.

    PureCloud CollaborateSM is just what you need to help employees, partners, and customers interact quickly and effectively. Collaborate is loaded with features that literally propel teamwork. Tools like group chat, video conference, and desktop sharing. Anywhere, anytime availability. Seek and find at its best. Locate exactly who...

    Sponsored By Interactive Intelligence

  • White Papers // Mar 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 // Mar 2015

    State of Public Cloud Security

    The majority of organisations using the cloud today don’t understand their shared security responsibilities, according to a recent survey by Forrester Consulting. This finding is alarming, especially with the constant revelations of major data breaches. Whether you’re just starting your cloud journey and want to know how others are approaching...

    Sponsored By Trend Micro Australia

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Cloud Security Best practices

    In this whitepaper Best Practices for Public Cloud Security, Forrester shares cloud security survey results and best practices for addressing shared security responsibility. Forrester advocates a three-part model to secure data and applications in the cloud and specifically discusses how to achieve each recommendation: Verify and secure all resources Limit...

    Sponsored By Trend Micro Australia

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    Achieving Cloud Superiority

    Cloud computing has rapidly emerged as an essential technology for achieving economies of scale, reducing spend, globalizing work forces, improving accessibility, and streamlining processes. Accordingly, enterprises face numerous choices and challenges in relation to cloud implementation and adoption. What are the challenges that organizations are most apt to overlook as...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • Webcasts // Mar 2015

    Conquer Cloud Chaos with MatrixCloud

    Did you know the average enterprise utilizes over 450 cloud applications. (Source: Netscope) That is often nine or 10 times the number of apps the IT group estimates they use! Clearly that paints a startling picture of a chaos surrounding cloud in many organizations, where employees in need of solutions...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Fundamental Five: Mapping the cloud maturity curve

    Cloud computing has become a business-critical issue, and organisations must take a methodical approach if they are to get the business benefits they have been told—and sold—to expect. This Report will take you through a 5 step approach to get the most out of your cloud.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Failure: Analyze It, Don't Humanize It.

    Beat the Law of Market Failure-an expert's POV. Alberto Savoia, formerly of Google and originator of the brilliant theory of "pretotyping," has created a product builder's philosophy that encourages a healthy, objective, and best of all, productive analysis of failure that takes the pain out of failure and improves ideas,...

    Sponsored By Jama Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Path to Value in the Cloud

    The Path to Value in the Cloud, by Oxford Economics and Windstream, brings together the latest insights, tactics and strategies C-suite respondents are using to make the cloud work for them. Discover how to gain great business advantages by using the cloud to its full potential. In this...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Why OpenStack for Private Cloud?

    Today's dynamic business requirements cannot be effectively served by traditional segmented and siloed IT infrastructures. This technical bulletin discusses how the OpenStack project was created to respond to new requirements for an open, massively scalable, cloud operating system capable of supporting today's dynamic "cloud-aware" applications. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Accelerate your IT Services: Dell Red Hat Cloud Solutions

    This white paper provides an overview of Dell Red Hat Enterprise Cloud Solutions and the benefits of cloud computing, specifically private cloud deployments. Learn about the different configuration options available from Dell and Red Hat to address your organization's specific needs. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Improving analytics and reporting with near real-time data replication

    Your business relies on data analytics for business intelligence, but if the data isn't up to date, the analytics are worthless. In this technical brief, see how to replicate real-time data, whether it’s onsite, remote or cloud.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Strengthen Security with Intelligent Identity and Access Management

    Managing user identities and user-access privileges is a cornerstone of effective security for organizations. It is vitally important to verify that only the right people can access protected resources and that their activi-ties are sufficiently monitored. However, in order to effectively compete and meet customer expectations, organizations are increasing the...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Managing Security Risks and Vulnerabilities

    Integrated security intelligence solutions help organizations use labor-saving automation to proactively identify security weaknesses, prioritize remediation tasks and take quick corrective action to minimize potential risks across a dynamic infrastructure.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Securing Applications for a Safer Cloud Environment

    This white paper explains how an effective application security program can help organizations protect their assets in the cloud. It will also discuss how a secure-by-design approach to application security can help reduce risk across the IT infrastructure, in the cloud and beyond.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    See Clearly in the Cloud with Threat-Aware Identity and Access Management

    Securely connect people, applications and devices to cloud environments While organizations build their cloud environment by choosing from multiple service delivery models – Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) – the security needs for each of the delivery models is...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Safeguarding the Cloud with IBM Dynamic Cloud Security

    Maintain visibility and control with proven security solutions for public, private and hybrid clouds IBM Security solutions provide layered protection and deep insight across public, private and hybrid cloud environments. They help organizations manage user identities, protect data and applications, and prevent sophisticated attacks with advanced analytics.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Automated Configuration Management: Why it Matters and How to Get Started

    Configuration management is a critical cornerstone of IT automation, providing tools that allow you to centrally manage the packages, configuration files, process state, firewall rules and other settings that equip servers to do their assigned jobs. Without automated configuration management, you do all these tasks manually, or with handwritten scripts....

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Puppet Labs DevOps Salary Report

    The 2014 State of DevOps Report revealed strong correlations between DevOps practices and strong IT performance, and also showed that high-performing IT teams have a beneficial impact on the business performance of the organizations they belong to. Among our questions about tools & practices, location, industry and company size,...

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • 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

    Top 5 Reasons Why Cloud Security Beats Traditional Security

    Not long ago, security was viewed as one of the biggest obstacles to widespread adoption of cloud-based deployments for enterprise software solutions. With recent developments and cloud vendors living exclusively in the cloud world, they have managed to build a much higher level of data center and virtual system security...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Top 5 Risks of Delaying Migration to Cloud

    The time is now - to adopt Cloud A recent IDC study showed that cloud solutions offer an average payback period of 7.1 months and 5-year average ROI of 626%, a level that few other investments can equal. Precipitous drops in the cost of cloud computing are making it difficult...

    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

    Using the Cloud to Improve Business Resilience - An IBM Report

    Building and managing cloud resiliency solutions in-house is difficult. Many organizations prefer to work with a third-party technology provider for the development and management of cloud solutions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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 // Nov 2014

    Can The Enterprise Count On The Cloud For Data Protection? 

    Despite the recent negative headlines, a cloud enhanced data protection service is an ideal use of cloud storage. It provides off-site, geographically dispersed data protection so that in the event of a site or even regional disaster, an organization’s digital assets can still be recovered in a timely manner. The...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    The Forrester Wave™: SaaS HR Management Systems

    Forrester Inc. recently released a report on Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) HR management systems. The report explores how enterprise businesses are moving to SaaS HR systems to drive efficiency and an evaluation overview from Forrester on: • How SaaS HRMS are growing rapidly as a migration path from on-premises systems • The...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • 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 // Apr 2014

    eBook Series: 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 // Mar 2014

    Why and How to Choose the Right Cloud Vendor

    Check out this informative resource to discover how to best choose a service provider for your cloud backup services. Read on to explore key requirements to look for in a provider, including: a proven track record, scalability, simple data recovery and more..

    Sponsored By HP US

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Mobile Connect

    Mobile users increasingly expect IT to extend support to critical enterprise applications, data and resources. That access offers benefits to your organization, but introduces significant risks. Find out how you can give your employees safe, easy access to the resources they need from iOS, Android™ and Windows 8.1. Read the...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    6 Best Practices of Managed Mobility Services

    The constant change in the mobility landscape often leads to a convoluted, ineffective process of mobility management. Mobility Managed Services (MMS) is emerging as a response to this complexity. MMS can address the varying levels of challenge through an objective-based setting for management in the enterprise. MMS pre-integrates solutions...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cause & Effect - Enterprise Cloud Services

    A 2015 study indicated that security is one of the top 5 challenges with cloud maturity. Tangoe research shows that of lack of cloud policy, and to a lesser degree, a poorly enforced cloud policy, is one of the largest issues facing IT professionals today. Download this report which examines...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Webroot Secure Anywhere Web Security Service

    Cybercriminals generate over 100,0001 new malware samples a day; approximately 85% of these are delivered through the Web. Many of them rely on browser and application vulnerabilities to infect systems and steal information. The Webroot SecureAnywhere® Web Security Service provides unparalleled protection from the cloud, stopping online threats before they...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    4 Critical Risks Facing Microsoft® Office 365™ Implementations

    Moving to Microsoft® Office 365™ has risks for availability and security. But with planning, you can make your migration a smooth process that keeps users happy and keeps your business moving forward. In this white paper you’ll learn how to: • Keep email working if Office 365 is offline •...

    Sponsored By Mimecast

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Real Experiences: Transforming Application Delivery for Continuous Innovation

    Key Takeaways: Learn from real experiences in transforming large organizations for increased speed and quality using a DevOps approach. Explore the characteristics and behavior of fast-moving companies, based on hundreds of assessments, interviews and implementations. Begin a self-assessment designed to give you a better understanding of your organization's readiness and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Ten Answers Regarding Mobile App Testing

    This white paper digs deep into the reasons testing mobile apps is fundamentally harder than traditional web or desktop applications. A collaboration by Tina Zhuo and Dennis Schultz from IBM along with Yoram Mizrachi from Perfecto Mobile and John Montgomery from uTest, these experts explore the complexities of mobile test...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Service Virtualization For Dummies

    Discover service virtualization and how it fits into the big picture of software quality. In this book, Service Virtualization For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition written by industry analysts Marcia Kaufman and Judith Hurwitz, learn how to deliver higher quality software by increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your testing processes...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Importance of Vendor Innovation in Systems, Services, and Solutions to Create Holistic Offerings

    The emerging reality of today's "always on" global marketplace is that people and resources now exist in an increasingly integrated web of mobility, connectivity, and interactivity. As virtualization enhances the ability to provide cloud computing, advanced mobility, and new forms of complex analytics over the next several years, virtualized enterprise...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Step-by-Step Configuration Guide

    Security is a major concern for IT professionals when think about the implementation of cloud computing solutions. In overcoming those concerns and enabling the hosting of all workloads, including those that depend on sensitive information, robust security mechanisms play a vital role. Intel and Red Hat come together to provide...

    Sponsored By Intel & Red Hat

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Aberdeen report: Rapid Insight With Results: Harnessing Analytics in the Cloud

    Today's data-driven organization is faced with magnified urgency around data volume, user needs and compressed decision time frames. In order to address these challenges while maintaining an effective analytical culture, many organizations are exploring cloud-based environments coupled with powerful business intelligence (BI) and analytical technology to accelerate decisions and enhance...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Building Data-Driven Applications in the Cloud - Four Characteristics of Top-Notch Big Data Cloud Solutions

    Cloud-delivered big data analytics presents an enormous opportunity for organizations that want to become more agile, more efficient and more competitive. To capitalize on the full potential of this opportunity, businesses need cloud-enabled big data analysis solutions that are flexible, simple, secure and open.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Hadoop in the cloud: Leverage big data analytics easily and cost-effectively with IBM InfoSphere BigInsights

    Hadoop enables organizations to extract valuable insight from large volumes of structured, unstructured and semi-structured data. The need for large upfront investments and concerns about flexibility, coupled with special challenges involved in evaluating the technology and developing Hadoop skills, often prevent organizations from adopting and deploying Hadoop across the enterprise....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Stream computing in the cloud: Tap into data in motion easily and cost-effectively with IBM InfoSphere Streams

    This e-book shows how you can use stream computing in the cloud to deploy real-time analytics for your organization—to store less, analyze more and make better decisions faster. With cloud-based real-time analytic offerings, IBM® InfoSphere® Streams allows you to quickly ingest, analyze and correlate information as it arrives from thousands...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Solution Brief: Achieve Faster Business Results with IBM Platform Computing Cloud Service - Deploy Technical Computing and Service-Oriented Workloads in Hybrid and Public Clouds

    To meet demands, IBM Platform LSF and Platform Symphony workload management, as well as Elastic Storage on Cloud data management software, can be delivered as a service, complete with SoftLayer cloud infrastructure. Two deployment models are available: cloud bursting and public cloud.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Real-time Geospatial Analytics and the Connected Car

    The availability of real-time location data from vehicles, phones, and almost anything else that is not nailed down, opens up endless possibilities for creating value--provided that you have the infrastructure to collect and keep up with all that data and the analytical smarts to make sense of it. From emergency...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Internet of things Data: How to use Embedded Database and Streaming Analytics for Value

    The Internet of Things is driven by consumer demand for new services and convenience, as well as by the availability of low cost sensors smart phones, and universal internet access, offering tremendous growth opportunities and new revenue streams. New technologies can enable you to take advantage of this new natural...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2015

    Achieving Cloud Superiority - The Benefits of Advisory Services eBook

    Cloud computing has rapidly emerged as an essential technology for achieving economies of scale, reducing spending, globalising work forces, improving accessibility, and streamlining processes. Accordingly, enterprises face numerous choices and challenges regarding cloud computing implementation and adoption. Organisations of all types and sizes need to look to third party experts...

    Sponsored By Tangoe

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Hybrid Cloud Customer Montage

    Get a real world view into the advantages of Hybrid Cloud from three EMC customers - Daktonics, Evolution 1 and Columbia Sportswear

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Hybrid Cloud Computing Expertise

    If you are considering Hybrid Cloud, tune in to this revealing conversation with EMC’s Chad Sakac and Wikibon Analysts, Dave Vallente and Stu Miniman.

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Redefine Hybrid Cloud

    See how EMC makes the journey to Hybrid Cloud faster and simpler than ever

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Redefine IT with EMC Cloud Service Providers

    Take your first steps towards redefining IT today

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Cloud ERP: The Great Enabler of Growth

    For small companies that have transitioned to mid-size and that leverage technology to seize new opportunities and expand globally, traditional ERP software is insufficient. By adopting cloud-based ERP solutions, these companies can find cutting-edge solutions that grow as their businesses grow, delivering improved operations, data access, and governance.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2015

    SAP HANA® Enterprise Cloud: Customer References by Industry

    SAP HANA is a revolutionary, in-memory platform that is deployable either on-premises or in the cloud. It enables real-time analytics and allows companies to develop and deploy real-time applications. Discover the myriad ways SAP HANA has revolutionized operations for customers in the automotive, financial, retail, entertainment, and transportation industries.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Data Center Impact of Cloud, Analytics, Security, Social and Mobile

    An IBM white paper describing the infrastructure implications of today’s converging technology forces and the software defined, next-generation data center transformation vital to capitalizing on them.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Using the Cloud to Improve Business Resilience - An IBM Report

    Building and managing cloud resiliency solutions in-house is difficult. Many organizations prefer to work with a third-party technology provider for the development and management of cloud solutions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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 // May 2015

    A Winning ECM Recipe: Simplicity On The Frontend - Sophistication On The Backend

    The most effective approach is to develop an ECM environment that brings people, processes, policies and technologies together through a simple interface that drives high levels of user acceptance and engagement, simplifies retrieval and supports compliance.

    Sponsored By M-Files

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Mobile Connect

    Mobile users increasingly expect IT to extend support to critical enterprise applications, data and resources. That access offers benefits to your organization, but introduces significant risks. Find out how you can give your employees safe, easy access to the resources they need from iOS, Android™ and Windows 8.1. Read the...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Safeguarding the cloud with IBM Security solutions

    IBM Security solutions provide layered protection and deep insight across public, private and hybrid cloud environments. They help organizations manage user identities, protect data and applications, and prevent sophisticated attacks with advanced analytics.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    The Value of Big Data: Using big data to examine and discover the value in data for accurate analytics

    This white paper explores the evolution of data management and explains the technical and business drivers for big data analytics. It outlines the features that are now available to firms of all sizes, while sounding a note of caution about potential complexity and the need for new data management capabilities...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    IBM Security Intrusion Preventions Solutions

    As networks continue to grow in size, complexity and level of business importance, the potential for malicious attacks grows right along with them. Today, there are hackers working around the clock, plotting threats through spyware, worms, botnets and shell-code to exploit new vulnerabilities. Responding to these challenges, IBM Security offers...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Development and Test Environments

    Every software developer needs the infrastructure to design, develop, test, and deliver custom applications. Microsoft Azure gives you everything you need to provision and manage a complete development and test environment in the cloud. Azure helps you dramatically simplify and speed up the path to running a dev-test environment. And...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • 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 // Feb 2015

    Why OpenStack for Private Cloud?

    Today's dynamic business requirements cannot be effectively served by traditional segmented and siloed IT infrastructures. This technical bulletin discusses how the OpenStack project was created to respond to new requirements for an open, massively scalable, cloud operating system capable of supporting today's dynamic "cloud-aware" applications. Co-sponsored by Red Hat:

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Migrating to Cloud-Native Application Architectures

    As software fuels new frameworks for developers, IT operators, and lines of business, cloud-native application architectures are helping organisations achieve the agility they need to stay competitive. All good code needs good processes and good teams to achieve the right outcomes. So, while many organisations grasp the value created through...

    Sponsored By Pivotal ANZ

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-gen cloud migration strategies

    Most enterprises have embraced the "low-hanging fruit" of cloud services, phasing in SaaS applications and creating IaaS environments for testing and development. As cloud technologies have matured, however, businesses are considering the transfer of more mission-critical systems to cloud resources. This white paper outlines the current state and future plans...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Customer Centric Cloud

    Cloud computing helps organisations to adopt a customer centric business model by enabling them to rapidly provision the new services demanded by their customers. It provides companies with unparalleled agility and flexibility – accelerating speed to value, making leading-edge technology affordable, and enabling business innovation across organisational.

    Sponsored By Telstra

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ROI Summary for ServiceNow Cloud Based Service Management

    Key Performance Improvements Realized from Customers Who Deployed ServiceNow

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Delivering Enterprise Value with Service Management

    IDC’s analysis of ServiceNow customers using the company’s suite of cloud-based service management solutions demonstrates that these customers are creating substantial business value for both their IT operations and their business operations. ServiceNow delivers this value by reducing fragmentation of IT and other environments, automating repeatable processes, and improving service...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow