Data Management

Oceans of data are generated every day by businesses and enterprises, and all of it must be prioritized, analyzed, and safeguarded with the right architecture, tools, polices, and procedures. TechRepublic provides the resources you need.

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    Your Enterprise Database Security Strategy 2010

    With increasingly sophisticated attacks and rising internal data theft, database security merits a stronger focus that goes beyond traditional authentication, authorization, and access control (AAA). A single intrusion that compromises private data such as credit card numbers, social security numbers, or other financial data can cause immense damage to an...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Join IBM for the Information On Demand Virtual Event 2010

    Curious about IBM Information On Demand (IOD) Global Conference 2010 in Las Vegas? Explore the best of the conference, virtually. Learn how to deliver trusted information for greater insight and smarter decisions, and align information and related projects to business goals. Attend Now.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Cloud Security Guidance: IBM recommendations for the implementation of cloud security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    IBM announces its agreement with Drawbase Software to enhance its capabilities around smarter buildings management

    Get more out of IBM Maximo Asset Management solutions for facility management

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  • Resource Center // Nov 2010

    Integrated Service Management for Design & Delivery

    Join and IBM Service Management Resource Center to: Access to best practice resources to help you achieve your business goals Best practice articles, white papers and collaborative resources Access to our improvement tools, allowing you to self-diagnose your problem areas and quantify the impacts of improvements Join interactive, online...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2010

    Taming the Information Explosion with IBM System Storage

    Today's IT departments are being asked to meet tomorrow's storage challenges with yesterday's solutions. In this special announcement webcast, an IBM storage executive and a recognized storage analyst will discuss a host of new offerings in our storage portfolio. You'll learn about innovative technologies that are fully integrated and...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    The Clipper Group: IBM Brings Enterprise Functionality to Mid-Range Storage

    IBM has just announced their newest mid-range disk system, designed to meet the capacity and functionality requirements of any mid-sized datacenter and also should find many uses in larger datacenters. With six decades of storage experience and the innovation from newly acquired technology, IBM has delivered the finest unified storage...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Optimization Applications in the Energy and Power Industries - IBM ILOG Optimization White Paper

    Optimization is unique simply by being the mathematical discipline focused on efficiency. Along with statistics and predictive analytics, it is one of the two mathematical disciplines used most frequently in the world of business. This white paper shows how mathematical optimization enables the rapid development and deployment of applications that...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Optimization Applications in Finance, Securities, Banking and Insurance - IBM ILOG Optimization White Paper

    Optimization is unique simply by being the mathematical discipline focused on efficiency. Along with statistics and predictive analytics, it is one of the two mathematical disciplines used most frequently in the world of business. This white paper shows how mathematical optimization provide tools that deliver significant competitive advantage for solving...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Lotusphere 2011

    Register now for Lotusphere 2011 and learn how to connect the dots, take your collaborative environment to the next level, and enter the era of Social Business.

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    BPM Case Study: Telecom; Implementing BPM to Drives Profitable Sales

    TeliaSonera Business Services is a part of TeliaSonera the telecommunications company formed as a result of the merger between Swedish company Telia AB and Finnish telecom operator Sonera Corporation in December 2002. With the number of subscriptions in 2009 reaching approximately 144 million in the majority-owned operations and associated companies,...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2010

    Connectivity - Considering moving to Cloud? Developing strategy, provisioning plan and good SOA governance is a must

    Cloud Computing is rapidly driving real business value. The advancements in IT virtualization, rapid provisioning and hardened security are transforming how businesses derive benefits from IT, driving tangible outcomes in business agility, cost optimization and efficiency. Your strategy and provisioning plan to take advantage of cloud is an important start,...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    DAI - Redbook: WebSphere Application Server V7: Concepts, Planning and Design

    This 550 page IBM Redbooks publication discusses the concepts, planning, and design of WebSphere Application Server V7.0 environments. This book is aimed at IT architects and consultants who want more information for the planning and designing of application-serving environments, ranging from small to large, and complex implementations. This IBM...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    DBP-Red Paper: BPM Solution Implementation Guide

    The BPM Solution Implementation Guide, an IBM? Redpaper?, provides a practical approach to rapid Business Process Management solution delivery. It describes how to analyze, model, and manage processes in the context of a real healthcare scenario.

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  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work for Healthcare demo

    Watch this demo and learn how combining Business Process Management, Collaboration and SOA enables an ER to: significantly improve the quality of patient care; handle emergencies better; access proper medical expertise (regardless of location); and increase its efficiency and effectiveness.

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  • Downloads // Dec 2010

    SW: Smart Work IBV Study video

    The organizations that outperform today distinguish themselves through their approach to work, response to change, data gathering and use of technology. Look at this study and video to find out how your organization can benefit from working smarter, too.

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  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    Cloud Security Guidance IBM Recommendations for the Implementation of Cloud Security

    Cloud computing is a flexible, cost-effective, and proven delivery platform for providing business or consumer IT services over the Internet. Cloud resources can be rapidly deployed and easily scaled, with all processes, applications, and services provisioned "on demand", regardless of user location or device. As a result, cloud computing gives...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2011

    Get more out of IBM Maximo Asset Management solutions for facility management

    In April, IBM made two announcements that significantly expand IBM Maximo? Asset Management solutions for facilities management. First, IBM announced its agreement with Drawbase Software to enhance its capabilities around smarter buildings management. As part of the agreement, IBM will license Drawbase software code to add space management and space...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Achieve business agility with BPM & SOA connectivity

    This MaxFacts? interactive ebook explores business agility and IBM's smart work initiative in the context of business process management and SOA connectivity and Integration. It contains information and graphics gathered and adapted with permission from multiple IBM and non-IBM sources. Also, there are embedded links to more-detailed, multimedia content available...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    ERMIS FV article: Keeping Downtime at a Distance

    How do you keep your systems - and your business - running while keeping management costs low? Particularly if you can't afford a staff of experts constantly monitoring your IT. IBM offers IBM Express™ Remote Managed Infrastructure Services (ERMIS) to meet this challenge. ERMIS lets you have IBM experts monitor...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Business Productivity with Microsoft Online Services

    In today's competitive global market, businesses need technology that enables flexibility and cost-effectively adds value to their organization. Internet-based hosted services provide a way to meet these objectives. They deliver feature-rich productivity tools to users while helping to relieve the burden of managing and maintaining business systems?freeing up IT departments...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Microsoft Online Services Business Value

    This white paper describes the value of world-class, on-demand services that are provided by an industry leader, includes example cost savings for a typical deployment, and provides information about how you can sign up for a free trial of Online Services today. Microsoft® Online Services provide businesses with subscription-based...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Business Productivity Online Suite - Communicate Success

    Learn how to boost your team's productivity and collaboration with the Microsoft? Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS). With instant messaging, email, video conferencing, shared calendars, and one central place on the web to store and share documents, your team will know where to access the info they need, and how...

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  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Business Productivity Online Suite - Highly Secure and Reliable Cloud Services

    Learn about fully hosted productivity tools in the cloud with Microsoft? Business Productivity Online Suite (BPOS). With real time communication and collaboration tools, including, instant messaging, email, video conferencing, shared calendars, and SharePoint, BPOS is one suite that gets everyone working together. With BPOS, you can collaborate from virtually anywhere...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Top 7 Things You Should Know About Activation and Genuine Windows

    As an IT Pro, you should be aware that volume activation is a required part of your Windows 7 deployment. This document provides you with the top 7 things to know about volume activation, touching on the basics, product keys, experience, deployment, value, virtualization and resources.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Volume Activation Improvements in Windows 7

    With the release of the Windows 7 Operating System, Microsoft has appreciably improved its Volume Activation (VA) technologies and tools. In addition to confirming software authenticity and providing assurance that software is reliable and fully supported by Microsoft and its partners, this document outlines the activation technology in Windows 7...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Volume Activation Technical Reference Guide

    This reference guide is for information technology (IT) implementers whose organizations are planning deployments of Volume Activation versions of the Windows? 7 and Windows Server? 2008 R2 operating systems. It is a companion to the Volume Activation Planning Guide, Volume Activation Deployment Guide, and Volume Activation Operations Guide.

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Customer-Hosted Volume Activation Guide (Using KMS)

    Microsoft? Volume Activation helps Volume Licensing customers automate and manage the activation process of Volume Licensing media. Volume Licensing customers and special program subscribers such as the Microsoft Partner Program, MSDN?, and Microsoft TechNet are eligible for Volume Licensing software and media. This guide is for IT pros whose organizations...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Microsoft Hosted Volume Activation (Using MAK)

    Microsoft? Volume Activation helps Volume Licensing customers automate and manage the activation process of Volume Licensing media. Volume Licensing customers and special program subscribers such as the Microsoft Partner Program, MSDN?, and Microsoft TechNet are eligible for Volume Licensing software and media. This guide is for IT pros whose organizations...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Planning Activation in Isolated Environments

    This guide is for IT pros maintaining the Windows? 7 and Windows Server? 2008 R2 operating systems in disconnected environments. It describes activation techniques for operating systems in environments with no Internet connectivity.

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics CRM - Leicester City Football Club Video Case Study

    Leicester City Football Club is a championship football club, having just received promotion from League 1. One of the big areas of concern for the organization is maintaining its players in top condition for maximum performance and injury prevention. The organization implemented Microsoft Dynamics? CRM as a tool to manage...

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  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics CRM - Sports Organizations Video Case Study

    Learn why many professional sports organizations choose Microsoft Dynamics? CRM for success in all aspects of their business, most importantly, knowing who their customers are. In this video, a variety of leaders from professional sports teams discuss the benefits of Microsoft Dynamics CRM, including having a single data source to...

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  • Case Studies // Dec 2008

    Business Success - Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online Customer Showcase

    Read the following stories to see how businesses have achieved consistent and measureable improvement in their everyday business processes in marketing, sales and customer service through the deployment of Microsoft Dynamics? CRM.

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Dynamics CRM Data Reduction Systems Webcast

    Data Reduction Systems is a document management company, specializing in information management services for companies of all sizes. After a failed salesforce.com deployment, Data Reduction Systems chose to deploy Microsoft Dynamics? CRM Online. With Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online, the organization has improved visibility to real time data for marketing campaigns...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Managing the Dynamic Desktop with Microsoft System Center Solutions

    For IT professionals responsible for deploying, managing and securing their organizations' desktop resources new challenges are emerging. Workforce and work style changes require access to applications and data in more ways than ever. Users expect work environments to reflect their mobile lifestyles. Organizations are supporting this user mobility trend to...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Branch Office Modernization Best Practices using the Microsoft Core Infrastructure Optimization Model

    For large organizations whose IT infrastructure includes supporting branch offices or sites, ensuring that the branch infrastructure is optimized can be a key factor in organizational success. This paper will help IT professionals understand how to control the costs associated with their branch infrastructure without compromising business agility, and it...

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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Coating Excellence International - Manuafacturer Gains Real-Time Production Data, Reduces Licensing Costs by 15 Percent

    Coating Excellence International (CEI) manufactures high-quality, flexible-packaging products using environmentally friendly practices. To continue to enhance its quality and efficiency, CEI needed to provide its shop-floor operators and business decision makers with real-time production metrics and analysis tools in a solution that was quick to deploy and easy to manage...

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  • Case Studies // Jun 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics CRM Scalability Benchmark Executive Summary

    Download the Executive Summary to learn more about how Microsoft Dynamics CRM delivered a new CRM industry scalability benchmark record and redefined the price-performance equation with 50,000 concurrent users and 0.12 second response times on a hardware setup that cost less than $35,000.

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  • Related Offers // Sep 2009

    Microsoft Dynamics CRM Free 30-Day Trial

    Once you are contacted by a sales representative from Microsoft, and your information has been verified to be accurate, you will receive a token that will allow you access to the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online FREE 30-day trial. During the next 30-days, you will experience our solution via our Online...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    Optimizing and Maintaining Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0

    This white paper details techniques, considerations, and best practices for optimizing and maintaining the performance of Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 implementations.

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