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 // Mar 2014

    Platform for Success - As businesses seek out IT solutions, Dell PowerEdge VRTX surfaces as a powerful option.

    Cost is a crucial concern for businesses, often propelling them to embrace a mishmash of technology with hopes of finding cohesiveness. Unfortunately, the result is usually far from the goal. This paper discusses how Dell PowerEdge VRTX alleviates this issue by serving as a consolidation or convergence IT platform for...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Changing the Economics of Flash Storage

    For most IT pros, the quest for flash storage ends with sticker shock. But, what if you could get flash performance at disk economics? Now you can. Are you ready to put all your hot data on flash, within the tightest footprint, in a fully functioning array? Finally, flash...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embracing flash storage

    The performance gap between CPU and hard disk based storage systems increases exponentially every year. To meet the needs of today's performance hungry applications, IT professionals have utilized a variety of clever approaches to bridge this gap. However, the traditional hard disk drive (HDD) storage systems still struggle to keep...

    Sponsored By Dell

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Innovating Through Cloud Technologies: Change is in Your hands

    EMA research shows that organizations typically encounter numerous challenges when leveraging cloud. These issues do not emerge on PowerPoint during the cloud vendor's sales presentation, but become evident when the cloud deployment project begins. In addition, most enterprises have much work left to do in terms of data center automation,...

    Sponsored By frontrange

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Download “Competitive Landscape: Data Center Ethernet Fabric”

    Get Gartner’s recommendations for selecting the right Ethernet fabric for your data center network. This report highlights the competitive landscape of leading vendors in the data center Ethernet fabric market and provides insight into why vendors are pursuing strong end-to-end data center network integration.

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Download “The IDC Market Spotlight on Network Automation and Agility”

    With the arrival of virtualization, cloud computing, and mobility; the data center must evolve to function optimally. At the same time, IT is being challenged to be more responsive and cost-efficient. To meet both of these challenges, this IDC Market Spotlight explains how a data center network fabric can provide...

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Gartner Report: Magic Quadrant for Network Performance Monitoring and Diagnostics

    A new Gartner report is now made available. In this report you will find a detailed analysis of vendors, how they are positioned in the Magic Quadrant, and their individual strengths and weaknesses. Read this report now to learn how Fluke Networks helps organizations identify the source of network...

    Sponsored By Fluke Networks

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Seven Ways to Create an Unbeatable Enterprise Mobility Strategy

    Envisioning how mobility will transform your business in the near future and beyond can be difficult, however there are practical strategies you can adopt today that will help accelerate your mobility transformation. This practical guide explores what business and IT leaders need to do now to manage their business’s mobile...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    The Successful Cloud Enabled Enterprise - Your Journey to the Cloud Infopaper

    It’s no secret that more and more businesses are leveraging the power of the cloud. And there’s good reason for that. Cloud computing offers the promise of cost-effective capacity on demand—anytime, anywhere, and on any device. But taking advantage of the cloud’s many benefits isn't as simple as signing...

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    CIO eBook: Front and Centre with Leading Executives

    Learn perspectives on building a secure and flexible data centre platform that sustains growth and innovation and delivers a serious competitive advantage. This report includes an analysis of a research done with prominent C-level executives to gain their perspectives on the evolving role of the data centre in the enterprise.

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Be Truly Global - The Smartest Way to Cover the Globe: Infographic

    Equinix connects you to the markets, customers, and partners on the scale you need to grow your business. Our global footprint is the largest in the industry, and supports the most extensive and robust assortment of carriers, content providers and cloud services available. But more than that, we put our...

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    A Solid Data Centre Strategy Starts With Interconnectivity

    In today’s landscape, business is more virtual, geographically dispersed and mobile than ever, with companies building new data centres and clustering servers in separate locations. The challenge is that companies vary hugely in scale, scope and direction. Many are doing things not even imagined two decades ago, yet all...

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Modern Data Centre Strategy: Equinix

    What makes Equinix the leading data centre provider? It starts by looking at your data centre as something much more: a strategic asset. We provide solutions that address not only your immediate, logistical needs for IT infrastructure but also how those needs impact your long-term business goals. It’s a big-picture...

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Ultimate Tech Challenge

    Operating system migrations can present a handful of situational complexities. We asked industry professionals to tell us about their real-world solutions for challenges they’ve faced during Windows OS migrations. In this interview, one IT leader candidly shares his experience. His lessons learned can help others ensure a smooth Windows migration....

    Sponsored By Dell & Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Protecting Your Business: Addressing Business Risk with Effective Technology

    Over the past five years, companies of all sizes have been under increased pressure to improve IT efficiency and effectiveness. This is especially true for small and midsize businesses (SMBs) that have fewer than 1,000 employees but must match larger company competitors in managing their on-premise resources (most notably x86...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Value of Social Data

    Social media provides a wealth of data that can tell you a lot about your brand and your consumers - providing you can effectively act upon that data. According to Digiday, ""48% of digital marketing executives say they focus 'relentlessly' on building customer insights, yet few are executing those strategies...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    2013 Trends to Watch: Customer Experience and Interaction

    Don’t let your customers move faster than your company does with digital interactions. Migrate to the new interconnected service culture, powered by smart devices and the Web to beat the competition and satisfy customers. Read this document to see how you too can climb up to cloud level and use...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Datacenter Hardware Support Services 2013 Vendor Assessment

    This study is IDC's datacenter hardware support services provider assessment of the worldwide support services market using the IDC MarketScape model. This assessment discusses both quantitative and qualitative characteristics that explain success in this important but slow-growing market. This two-section study both describes characteristics that IDC believes lead to success...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    HP Firmware Update Analysis and Implementation Services

    Firmware updates provide you with the opportunity to obtain product enhancements. In addition, firmware updates are recommended for HP servers, storage, network products, and solutions to prevent outages due to known problems that have been corrected in the latest firmware. Review this HP guide to Firmware Update Analysis and...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    White Paper: Protecting the Enterprise Network with Global Attack Intelligence

    The Internet has become such an extension of the corporate network that for many organizations the Internet is the corporate network. Not only has the Internet become essential for connecting workforces with customers, suppliers and business partners, it is also critical for many internal operations as well. In this...

    Sponsored By Arbor Networks

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    INAS Custom Report: How DDos Detection and Mitigation can Fight Advanced Targeted Attacks

    Today’s DDoS attacks, as damaging as they are, sometimes mask even more threatening and dangerous advanced targeted threats. The good news is that some of the same tools that can detect the footprints of DDoS attacks can also find the telltale signs of ATAs. To be successful, though, enterprises need...

    Sponsored By Arbor Networks

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Protecting the Enterprise Network with Global Attack Intelligence

    The Internet has become such an extension of the corporate network that for many organizations the Internet is the corporate network. Not only has the Internet become essential for connecting workforces with customers, suppliers and business partners, it is also critical for many internal operations as well. In this...

    Sponsored By Arbor Networks

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Top 5 Server Monitoring Battles and How You Can Win Them

    The role of servers in your organization has changed substantially—with their uses, requirements, and complexity all increasing dramatically in recent years. Many of the traditional tools and techniques that worked in the past don’t suffice any more. Consequently, server monitoring presents several critical battles in today’s demanding environments. This guide...

    Sponsored By Nimsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    5 Essentials for Protecting Against Advanced Persistent Threats (APTS)

    Advanced persistent threats (APTs) have become a major concern for IT security professionals worldwide, and for good reason. Recent attacks have targeted a multitude of diverse companies. This paper clarifies the nature of APT risks and provides recommendations on how organizations can better protect themselves. Read more...

    Sponsored By Websense

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Protecting IP Data from Loss and Theft

    This white paper describes the shortest path to reaching the prevention stage of data loss and data theft incidents without bringing data flows to a grinding halt. The paper presents an expanded view of IP and outlines six steps an organization can take to deploy data security controls. Read more...

    Sponsored By Websense

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Using Anomalies in Crash Reports to Detect Unknown Threats

    One of the biggest challenges organizations face when protecting their intellectual property and other sensitive data is detecting, inspecting, and stopping attacks that are capable of bypassing their cyber defenses. This white paper examines the “risk indicators” that can be observed in the anomalous activity taking place across a network....

    Sponsored By Websense

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Unified Monitoring: A Business Impact Perspective

    This report addresses the challenges faced by IT teams when adopting new technologies and provides insights for achieving visibility of their complete IT infrastructure: Top recommendations for overcoming today's challenges 5 requirements for gaining a unified monitoring perspective Key benefits of adopting the unified architecture

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Performance Monitoring in SAP environments - Simplified Chinese

    With a range of critical business systems running on your SAP environment, ensuring optimal performance is essential for business efficiency and customer satisfaction. This white paper evaluates the challenges associated with monitoring the performance of SAP environments and provides key recommendations for ensuring reliable service delivery: Top SAP monitoring...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Backing Up Big Data

    Organizations worldwide are facing explosive information growth thanks to trends in mobile computing, collaboration and social media. This deluge of unstructured data is forcing IT departments to rethink data management strategies. The challenge? Finding an effective way protect and back up company data while also making it available to be...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Achieving Security with Cloud Data Protection

    More and more organizations are recognizing the value and convenience of using cloud backup to protect server data. This exclusive paper discusses a hosted data storage solution that enables you to reduce the costs, risks and complexity of storing and protecting your business information, taking a heightened focus on...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Why Your Current Service Desk is Failing Your Business and What To Do About it

    Your Service Management is literally the face of IT, but in many organisations it does not live up to expectations—delivering far too much complexity and cost. So how do you give your business the service management it needs without the traditional cost and complexity? Read this report to understand: •...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Case Study of Virginia Farm Bureau Reducing Compliance Costs by 50 Percent with CA Nimsoft Service Desk

    Learn how the Virgina Farm Bureau, the largest farmers’ advocacy group in Virginia, tackled the challenge of maintaining customer service levels across their 150,000 members with automated, configurable and user-friendly functionality that eliminated the cost and complexity of traditional code-based Service Desk tools. Find out how to: • Reduce...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    EMA Report: Making the Right Choice for IT Service Management in the Era of Cloud and Mobile

    Effective ITSM is ever more critical as it is increasingly becoming a hub for governance, automation and insights across all of IT and the business. But how do you ensure to deliver ITSM priorities to meet evolving technologies and changing user requirements? Download this Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) report for...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Supporting a New Style of IT: The Value of the 3rd Platform

    This new IDC whitepaper (created January 2014) outlines the HP Support Portfolio and discusses in detail, Datacenter Care, Proactive Care, Foundation Care and Lifecycle Event Services.  IDC discusses how the New Style of IT presents new support challenges and how the HP Support portfolio helps customers with these issues.  ...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Fluke Networks Study: The New Equation for Faster IT Problem-Solving

    Today organisations are increasingly dependent on the performance of their business applications – which, in turn, depend on the performance of their network. To keep the business running smoothly, the performance of both applications and the network must be maintained at the highest levels. The traditional approach has been to...

    Sponsored By Fluke Networks

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Strong Business Case for Blade Servers

    Blade server computing is growing in popularity, largely driven by virtualization within the data center, which requires simplified management and increased flexibility in order to deliver operating efficiency and productivity. Adoption is also driven by a need for better performance and scalability, according to a recent survey by IDG Research...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    The Power of One Video featuring HP VP Paul Durzan

    Introducing HP BladeSystem with HP OneView. One system and management platform. More efficient, faster, more reliable. Sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® Processor: Intel, the Intel logo, Xeon, and Xeon Inside are trademarks or registered trademarks of Intel Corporation in...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    IDC ROI Spotlight: Achieving Organizational Transformation with HP CI Solutions

    Seeking the business benefits generated by private cloud and to free themselves from the rigid silos of traditional IT infrastructures, organizations are turning to an approach that extends virtualization to all compute, network, and storage resources in their datacenters. This approach requires pooling and aggregating resources into a single utility...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Advanced Data Protection For Your Virtualized Environments

    Virtualization is the leading technology for transforming today's data centers. While it offers several benefits in terms of cost reduction and operational efficiency, data protection in virtualized environments is actually one of the biggest information management challenges. In this paper you will learn: Top five challenges that you...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Protecting Critical Business Information Beyond the Data Center

    Mobile working has become the norm rather than the exception. However, protecting the information that resides on a wide array of distributed endpoints is quite challenging – especially when it comes to backup and recovery. Discover why data protection for distributed environments differs from traditional server backup and recovery...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Managing user identities and access in the cloud

    This document describes how IBM can help clients design, deploy and manage critical identity and access management controls within cloud environments. IBM is a trusted partner with the broad portfolio and comprehensive security strategy required to enable secure innovation.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Get actionable insight with security intelligence for mainframe environments

    In today’s interconnected business environment, no system is immune to threats, including mainframe environments. To help manage this challenge IBM delivers integrated threat analysis, real-time alerts, audit consolidation and compliance reporting to help you keep pace with today’s increasing threats with a single view into the risks affecting both...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    When Millions need access: Identity Management in an interconnected world

    For organizations opening their systems to large numbers of internal and external users, IBM solutions meet the scalable identity management, security and compliance needs of both the business and its end users with control over permissions and other user access functions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Feb 2013

    EXA Corporation creates a secure and resilient private cloud

    One of the primary reasons for slow adoption of cloud is the perceived challenge around security. For EXA Corporation, an integrated set of IBM cloud solutions for automation, security and management is enabling the company to create a secure, hybrid private cloud solution that combines proprietary and external data centers....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2013

    Secure Web Applications: Creating a Security Culture

    Companies move applications to the Web to improve customer interactions, lower business processing costs and speed outcomes. But driving applications to the Web also increases vulnerabilities – unless security is an integral component of the application development process.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Breaking down silos of protection: An integrated approach to managing application security

    An enterprise runs hundreds, if not thousands, of applications, many of which are vulnerable to attack. The necessary response is to replace point security products with integrated solutions and adopt risk-based application security management. IBM Security solutions can be the foundation.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Manage data security and application threats with a mulit tiered approach

    The IBM Security AppScan portfolio includes advanced security testing and a platform for managing application risk, and easily integrates with other IBM Security solutions to provide the end-to-end protection required by today's organizations.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Enterprise Information Security in Transition: An Opportunity for IBM

    Many CISOs are in a no-win situation. On the one hand, they face a dangerous threat landscape and need to secure new IT initiatives such as cloud computing, mobile computing, and social media. On the other hand, they continue to rely on discrete point tools, under-staffed organizations, and manual processes...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jul 2013

    Equifax

    As a global leader in information solutions, Equifax holds one of the largest stores of consumer and commercial data—income data, unemployment data, asset and wealth data, property data, credit scores, and much more. As a result, security is of paramount importance to both Equifax and the people and organizations it...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    2013 Gartner Critical Capabilities for SIEM

    IBM Security QRadar received an "Excellent" product viability rating again by Gartner in its Critical Capabilities for SIEM report. The report assesses 13 SIEM technologies by evaluating the capabilities that are critical for the support of threat management, compliance, and general SIEM deployment use cases. Gartner notes that SIEM...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    IBM: An Early Leader across the Big Data Security Analytics

    This analyst paper, written by Jon Oltsik, Senior Principal Analyst at ESG, show how IBM is an early leader across Big Data Security Analytics. ESG believes that tactical security analytics solutions and compliance centric SIEM tools are no match for todays big data security analytics needs & IBM is one...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Smarter Security Intelligence: Leverage big data analytics to improve enterprise security

    Big data has been big news in recent years. While organizations have, to date, been busy exploring and experimenting, they are now beginning to focus on using big data technologies to solve business problems.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    IBM QRadar Security Intelligence: Perception Capture Study

    Ponemon Institute conducted 1:1 confidential interviews with 25 IT security practitioners from U.S. companies for this independent study of QRadar SIEM users. Figures presented include total costs to acquire, deploy and run QRadar.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Feb 2014

    EMA report: A Provocative New Approach to Integrated Security Intelligence: IBM Introduces QRadar Vulnerability Manager

    This EMA report explores the values of the newest product of the QRadar platform, IBM Security QRadar Vulnerability Manager, the need for better integrated security architecture expressed by enterprises worldwide, and example use cases that highlight the value of the IBM approach. Download this analyst report to discover how...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Intelligent role management for improved security and compliance

    In complex organizations with sprawling role structures, managing user access and entitlements can be overwhelming. As part of an effective strategy for identity and access management governance, role management is a powerful method with which to strengthen and streamline the management process. Although role management solutions may help, many are...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Presentations // Feb 2013

    IBM Identity and Access Management

    This illustrated demo shows how IBM offers a smarter, business-driven approach to Identity and Access Management. IBM’s extensive integration capabilities can secure access to all your business data and processes, while enhancing business productivity.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Webcasts // Feb 2013

    Mitigating Insider Threats

    IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager can help organizations confidently defend their business against insider threats. Privileged Identity Manager provides a single solution that secures, automates, and tracks use of privileged account access. The solution helps protect clients at their most vulnerable points, from the people who have legitimate access and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Leverage Security Intelligence for Government Agencies

    IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform combines robust log management, security information and event management (SIEM) and risk management capabilities to help government organizations detect advanced cyber threats, exceed compliance mandates and prevent malicious insider activities.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Creating the Ultimate Security Platform

    It may sound counterintuitive, but business security challenges aren’t always only about security. Sure, keeping the bad guys out is the ultimate goal. But the challenges an organization faces every day are just as likely to be about the cost of providing security or the administrative hassles of ensuring regulatory...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Avoiding insider threats to enterprise security

    IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager helps organizations to securely manage and track the activities of privileged users, thereby reducing the risk of breaches, improving compliance and ensuring accountability. The IBM white paper explains how IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Identity and Access Management Buyer's Guide

    This buyer's guide provides assistance in evaluating identity and access management solutions. It describes common identity and access management challenges and the capabilities required to address them, and it includes checklists for assessing vendors and their products.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2008

    An Improved Architecture for High-Efficiency, High-Density Data Centers

    Data center power and cooling infrastructure worldwide wastes more than 60,000,000 megawatt-hours per year of electricity that does no useful work powering IT equipment. This represents an enormous financial burden on industry, and is a significant public policy environmental issue. This paper describes the principles of a new, commercially available...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Choosing Between Room, Row, and Rack-based Cooling for Data Centers

    Latest generation high density and variable density IT equipment create conditions that traditional data center cooling was never intended to address, resulting in cooling systems that are oversized, inefficient, and unpredictable. Room, row, and rack-based cooling methods have been developed to address these problems. This paper describes these improved cooling...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Preparing the Physical Infrastructure of Receiving Data Centers for Consolidation

    The consolidation of one or more data centers into an existing data center is a common occurrence. This paper gives examples of what is becoming a standard architecture for preparing the physical infrastructure in the receiving data center. This approach allows for shorter timelines and high efficiency while avoiding the...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Strategies for Storage: Modernize data protection practices

    Traditional approaches to data protection are no longer enough. A strategy that thoughtfully augments your legacy infrastructure with modern data protection approaches can help reduce complexity, slash costs, and minimize risk of loss —while accelerating your organization’s time to value. This report addresses key ways to manage data and provides...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Impact of Hot and Cold Aisle Containment on Data Center Temperature and Efficiency

    Both hot-air and cold-air containment can improve the predictability and efficiency of traditional data center cooling systems. While both approaches minimize the mixing of hot and cold air, there are practical differences in implementation and operation that have significant consequences on work environment conditions, PUE, and economizer mode hours. The...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Top 9 Mistakes in Data Center Planning

    Why do so many data center builds and expansions fail? This white paper answers the question by revealing the top 9 mistakes organizations make when designing and building new data center space, and examines an effective way to achieve success through the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) approach.

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Containerized Power and Cooling Modules for Data Centers

    Standardized, pre-assembled and integrated data center facility power and cooling modules are at least 60% faster to deploy, and provide a first cost savings of 13% or more compared to traditional data center power and cooling infrastructure. Facility modules, also referred to in the data center industry as containerized power...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Data Center Temperature Rise During Cooling Outages

    The data center architecture and its IT load significantly affect the amount of time available for continued IT operation following a loss of cooling. Some data center trends such as increasing power density, warmer supply temperatures, the “right-sizing” of cooling equipment, and the use of air containment may actually increase...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • Webcasts // Mar 2014

    Live Webinar - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    Do you want a unified view of IT systems performance, availability and capacity across all server platforms, network devices, applications, and IT business services? In only 40-minutes, learn how up.time can make IT monitoring and reporting easier: Unified, enterprise-level monitoring, alerting and reporting across all Servers, Networks, Applications,...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    Do you want a unified view of IT systems performance, availability and capacity across all server platforms, network devices, applications, and IT business services? Unified, enterprise-level monitoring, alerting and reporting across all Servers, Networks, Applications, and IT services. Easy to use and quick to deploy. up.time can...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    ESG Lab Review: Symantec NetBackup 5230 Appliance

    Fuss-free backup in less than 25 minutes. According to ESG research, nearly 64 percent of IT budget was spent on maintaining existing infrastructure. Discover how Symantec NetBackup 5230 can overcome such infrastructure complexity and create an efficient backup and recovery environment.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Solution Overview: Symantec NetBackup Appliances

    Reduce backup cost and complexity with Symantec appliances Discover how to enhance backup and disaster recovery by eliminating the hidden productivity costs of acquiring, building and integrating your own servers and storage with Symantec NetBackup 5200 Series Appliances.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Attack Path Analytics: A Strategic Approach to Vulnerability Remediation

    Security organizations have no problem finding vulnerabilities on enterprise networks – the volume of security data is constantly growing. The greater challenge is sifting through this data to determine which situations present the greatest risk to the business and prioritizing remediation efforts. Read this white paper to find out the...

    Sponsored By Tenable Network Security

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Getting Started with Master Data Services

    Master Data Services in SQL Server 2008 R2 allows an organization to define a "single source of truth" about its enterprise data using a purpose-built centralized database and a predefined Web application - Master Data Manager. Multiple application databases can be referenced through models forming a "hub-and-spoke" type architecture enabling...

    Sponsored By Global Knowledge

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    Do more with your data.

    IBM’s innovative portfolio of data management software and systems helps clients do more with less – and use data as a secret weapon in the competitive battle.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Storage that changes the paradigm for small and midsized businesses

    Today's small and midsized data centers need to provide the same seamless delivery of IT services as the ones of major enterprises. These data centers need storage systems specifically tailored to address their block storage needs. In this analyst paper, "IBM Lets You Have It Your Way" Clipper Group shows...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Infographic: IBM Storwize V3700

    View this infographic to learn more about the benefits of IBM Storwize V3700.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Mature and afforable storage capbabilities catered just for small and medium businesses

    The industry has provided storage solutions that are often crippled versions of enterprise offerings that aren't specifically designed to meet the challenges that small data centers face. Or, they are low end solutions that are short on the mature storage capabilities that the enterprise systems have and SMBs need. Small...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    The MDM advantage: Creating insight from big data

    To help enterprises create trusted insight as the volume, velocity and variety of data continue to explode, IBM offers several solutions designed to help organizations uncover previously unavailable insights and use them to support and inform decisions across the business. Combining the power of IBM® InfoSphere® Master Data Management (MDM)...

    Sponsored By IBM