Using the latest vendor white papers, learn how to use unified comms, social business and project management to get more accomplished.

  • Downloads // Jun 2006

    IP subnetting made easy

    IP subnetting is a fundamental subject that's critical for any IP network engineer to understand, yet students have traditionally had a difficult time grasping it. After years of watching confused students struggle through school and in practice when dealing with subnetting, TechRepublic's George Ou created a simple, graphical approach that...

    Provided By George Ou

  • White Papers // Apr 2006

    Evaluating Unstructured PeertoPeer Lookup Overlays

    Unstructured peer-to-peer lookup systems incur small constant overhead per single join or leave operation, and can easily support keyword searches. Hence, they are suitable for dynamic failure-prone environments. In this paper, the authors define metrics for evaluating unstructured overlays for peer-to-peer lookup systems. These metrics capture the search dependability and...

    Provided By Association for Computing Machinery

  • White Papers // Feb 2006

    Systematic Performance Modeling and Characterization of Heterogeneous IP Networks

    Accurate measurement and modeling of IP networks is essential for network design, planning, and management. Efforts are being made to detect the state of the network from end-to-end measurements using different techniques and paradigms. In this paper, the authors propose a novel concept to use in the modeling of real...

    Provided By Reed Business Information

  • Webcasts // Feb 2006

    TechNet Webcast: Using InfoPath With Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino (Level 200)

    Using Microsoft Office InfoPath, information workers can collect, present, edit, and publish data. XML is at the heart of InfoPath and gives it versatility. What some of them may not know is that many of the features of InfoPath enable it to work with IBM Lotus Notes and IBM Lotus...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2006

    Build your own consulting contract using this sample form

    Both independent consultants and their clients benefit when they're working with a solid contract. Download this sample contract from TechRepublic member and IT consultant Randy Barger as a guide for preparing your next consulting agreement. E-mail makes it easy to assume a fairly informal relationship with your clients. But...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Webcasts // Jan 2006

    Advanced Tips & Tricks for Excel Charting: Financial Pitch Books Made Simple (Level 300)

    If there is logic to it, Microsoft Office Excel can do it, especially when it comes to charting. The presenter of this webcast provides tips and techniques for the things users might not know Excel charts can do, from fine-tuning data labels to combining chart types. This webcast looks at...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Troubleshoot 10 common Exchange problems with these expert answers

    This list outlines 10 common Exchange problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar Exchange problems and an assortment of solutions. From user access errors to mail delivery problems, this list is great quick reference for every Exchange administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users cannot access server. -...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Create Active Directory users and Exchange mailboxes from a CSV file with VBScript

    This VBScript will create Active Directory users and Exchange accounts from a CSV file. Creating users and Exchange accounts can be tedious, especially when user information already resides in your company's HR system. Instead of manually creating an Active Directory user and Exchange account, you can use a script...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jun 2005

    Educate your users about e-mail safety with this PowerPoint presentation

    While e-mail has become a mission-critical business application, it has also become a vehicle for scams and viruses. One of the most important aspects of e-mail security is user education. This PowerPoint presentation by Joshua Hoskins entitled "Practice e-mail safety" provides IT professionals with a slide show that they can...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    Tutorial: Creating and distributing custom forms with Outlook

    Although they're often overlooked, Outlook's custom form design features make it simple to add functionality and make Outlook a more valuable collaborative tool within your organization. Here's a rundown of how to add controls and fields to create a customized version of any of Outlook's default forms.Join the discussion...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Book chapters // Feb 2005

    SharePoint User's Guide: Working With Sites and Workspaces

    To understand the power of Windows SharePoint Services, the user must first understand how SharePoint sites organize and access content. A SharePoint site is a web site that creates the base structure for everything the user does with Windows SharePoint Services. SharePoint sites provide the user with the ability to...

    Provided By O'Reilly Media

  • Related Offers // Jan 2005

    Free Email Compliance Reference Guide

    For help with Email Compliance this book rules. This FREE guide provides pertinent insight into the challenges posed by email compliance regulations. It's the perfect starting point for anyone who needs to ensure compliancy and minimize legal risks. To order your free copy of the EMAIL COMPLIANCE QUICK REFERENCE GUIDE...

    Provided By IronPort Systems

  • Related Offers // Sep 2004

    Get the Message: Surviving the Email Security Crisis

    Learn how your company can manage the startling growth in email volume and withstand the massive flood of spam, viruses, and fraud that threaten your email communication system. Order your free copy of the book today.

    Provided By IronPort Systems

  • Related Offers // Feb 2004

    Office Professional 2003 Evaluation Kit

    Microsoft? Office Professional 2003 provides familiar, easy-to-use applications for document authoring, analysis, information gathering, presentation, and communication. Simplify the use of information into business processes, dramatically improve e-mail and calendar use, integrate collaboration into the way your employees work, and enable the protection and control of sensitive business information. ...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Aug 2003

    SnapManager for Microsoft Exchange Best Practices

    This paper is intended to be a best practice guide and is for experienced Microsoft Exchange administrators who have read the Network Appliance SnapDrive and SnapManager for Exchange installation and administration guides. Readers of this best practice guide should have a solid understanding of the Exchange storage architecture and Exchange...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Nov 2002

    Calendaring and Group Scheduling With MDaemon Calendar

    When it comes to calendaring and group scheduling, many small and mid-sized enterprises operate very close to the desk and wall calendar era. This results from the scarcity of practical, serviceable group software available at modest prices. With its integrated calendaring and scheduling capacities, the MDaemon email server supplies useful...

    Provided By Alt-N Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Why Demand for Availability Has Increased as Flash-Based Arrays Mature

    Today, enterprises are migrating many of their legacy production workloads, like relational databases, messaging systems, and file systems, onto virtual infrastructure. Many of these combined workloads demand hundreds of thousands of IOPS delivered with sub-millisecond latencies, and as a result, flash media has become a mainstream storage technology for enterprises...

    Provided By HP Intel Xeon

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Invest In The Right Flash Storage Solution

    You’re looking at flash storage because you see it’s taking the storage world by storm. You’re interested in accelerating business-critical applications, consolidating a virtual server or desktop deployment, trying to get ahead of your company’s data onslaught, or some combination of the above. HP 3PAR StoreServ powered...

    Provided By HP Intel Xeon

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    The Hidden Costs of Self-Signed Certificates ( Italian)

    Download this white paper, The Hidden Costs of Self-Signed Certificates, to read about the true total cost of ownership for self-signed SSL, including a side-by-side comparison of a self-signed architecture versus working with a third-party SSL vendor. You'll also learn about risk factors such as how self-signed certificates can increase...

    Provided By Symantec

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    Desktop Collaboration - Office Takeover Video

    Offices aren’t productivity factories anymore - they’re collaboration centres where individuals and groups can develop their best ideas. Cisco® Collaboration tools bring people together to speed the decision-making process and help you execute on your most innovative ideas while cutting operational waste. View this video to see hoe a company...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Stepping up the Battle Against Advanced Threats

    Trusteer Apex delivers a new approach to advanced malware protection - Stateful Application Control. By understanding what applications are doing and why, the software can help protect against the latest advanced malware attacks without increasing IT overhead or disrupting end users.

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Better Teamwork, Better Results with HP's Lync Flex-Bundle Solution

    Count on HP for the just-right Lync implementation for your business. Because when technology is just right, teamwork is never work. Learn how to make unified communication and collaboration easy. Sponsored by HP and Intel®: Intel and the Intel logo are trademarks of...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    HP White Paper: Boost Productivity: Building a Productive Workforce with Microsoft® Lync® and HP

    Building a productive workplace with Microsoft Lync and HP. HP delivers the complete, end-to-end unified communications and collaboration solutions and services you need to improve decision making, increase customer satisfaction, and drive business results. HP Flex-Bundles for UCC with Microsoft Lync 2013 get you up and running quickly, and help...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Quarterly - 4Q 2014

    Who can you trust? Learn from the IBM X-Force team in this new quarterly report how the Internet of Things and IP reputation tracking are transforming the security landscape.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Is Your Business Ready for the Internet of Things

    Are you ready for the Internet of Things? IBM Informix offers an intelligent, enterprise-class database with key capabilities to address the data management challenges of big data, cloud and mobile computing.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IBM Security AppScan Dynamic Analyzer

    IBM Security AppScan® Dynamic Analyzer is designed to help secure your organization’s web applications deployed on IBM Bluemix™ by detecting dozens of today’s most pervasive published security vulnerabilities. It provides a progressive, self-controlled web application security approach.As part of the application development lifecycle, IBM Security AppScan Dynamic Analyzer helps eliminate...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    New : Top Communication Trends for Business Professionals

    Plantronics surveyed 1,800 enterprise employees in the US, UK, Germany, China, India and Australia. All professionals surveyed work in medium or large-size companies (100+ employees). Findings show that professionals are certainly putting all these new technologies to frequent use. In fact, 78% of those polled said their email usage had...

    Provided By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Headsets Mean Advantages for All

    Despite using multiple communication touchpoints everyday, studies show that nothing is more effective than voice at getting your point across.Headsets not only improve voice communication on calls, they also offer business benefits right the way across the enterprise. But as with all new technologies, some people will still need convincing....

    Provided By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Improve your Unified Communications ROI

    IT decision makers concentrate hard on vintegrating real-time tools like instant messaging and voice and video conferencing with voicemail, email and text messages, they neglect the emotional and informational needs of the end user. The result? Your company has made a significant investment on a flawless UC platform and cutting...

    Provided By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    What type of conference caller are you?

    Suddenly realized you have been waiting on the line for a conference call to start for an age or that suddenly half way through no one is listening to you? Conference calls can be an effective way to save money and bring people together but how can you make sure...

    Provided By Plantronics

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    Bring UC + Voice Together

    This e-book discusses the current UC adoption challenges and the best way to confront them. Read more to discover: The importance of voice in a UC strategy How to get your users excited about UC Boosting overall adoption Staying ahead of obsolescence

    Provided By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forbes Paper: Boost Innovation With Video

    Video communications and videoconferencing have been a part of corporate life for decades. It already is a staple of executive conference rooms, and many larger organizations maintain in-house or contracted video capabilities for special events and presentations. Now, thanks to easy-to-use technology and affordable options, a wide range of employees...

    Provided By Cisco Systems