Data Management

Big Data, Hadoop, and analytics help unearth valuable patterns in business information. But without proper management, backup, archiving, and protection, you're taking an unacceptable risk.

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Information Chaos Vs Information Opportunity: The information challenge of the next decade

    Information is the world's new currency. Unfortunately, many companies struggle to effectively manage and harness their vast collection of information assets that reside in different and disconnected systems and devices. Learn about ways to tame the chaos.

    Sponsored By M-Files

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    M-Trends 2015 - A View from the Front Lines

    While we have seen modest gains in organizations’ ability to overcome the security gap, advanced (and not-so advanced) threat actors continue to evolve their tactics to find a way through it. The M-ternds report by Mandiant, provides a brief overview of the how attackers’ motives and tactics changed in 2014....

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Top 10 Tips for Cyber Resilience

    Symantec has identified the top 10 tips to secure your business against cyber risk and threats. Read this one page report to get insights and recommendation from one of the most trusted brands in Cyber Security - Symantec.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Seize the Data. Create better products with HP Haven

    Learn how HP Haven Big Data solutions customers harness data of any type -- structured and unstructured -- to create better products. And see patterns and relationships that unveil new opportunities.HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Seize the Data. Reduce your risks with HP Haven

    Learn how HP Haven Big Data Platform helps enterprises to see patterns and relationships that unveil new opportunities that help you maximize financial gain and minimize risks. Harness data of any type -- structured and unstructured -- to your own advantage.HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Seize the Data. Know your customers better with HP Haven

    How do some companies leverage big data to get to know their customers better? Take a look at this infographic and get the big picture in big data. br>HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest....

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Seize the Data -- What's Your Data Doing for You?

    Learn how HP Haven Big Data Platform delivers innovation across the enterprises by engaging customers, reducing risks, better understanding your business and helping to predict future trends and opportunities.HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest....

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Seize the Data. Improve business operations with HP Haven

    Learn how HP Haven Big Data solutions help customers harness data of any type -- structured and unstructured -- to improve IT operational analytics. And see patterns and relationships that unveil new opportunities.HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Aberdeen Checklist - How B2B Salespeople Learn to Love Their Data

    In a recent study, Aberdeen provided a data and performance-driven bridge between two unlikely enterprise business partners: Sales Leadership and the IT team. The common ground here is sales analytics, or the business intelligence tools that leader companies more effectively leverage to support better sales forecasting, deal-making, and closing activities...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • eBooks // Mar 2015

    CITO Research E-Book - Empowering Sales with Self Service BI

    Read this e-book and learn how to empower sales with self-service business intelligence in order to gain better insight into your pipeline, get to know your customers better, close bigger deals faster, and uncover better cross-sell and up-sell opportunities with less effort. Download this e-book to learn more.

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Qlik Executive Brief - The Link Between Sales Analytics and Sales Performance

    There is an undeniable link between the use of sales analytics and strong sales performance. An organization’s ability to grow revenue in a sustainable, predictable way relies on sales analytics. Sales organizations must find a way to aggregate, sift through, and make sense of all of their data to find...

    Sponsored By QlikTech

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Firewall Buyers Guide

    Five key areas to consider when choosing your next firewall Checklist of the security capabilities you need Questions to ask vendors to make sure they meet your requirements Comparisons of Sophos, Fortinet, Dell SonicWALL and WatchGuard

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Protecting Your Roaming Workforce With Cloud-Based Security

    Remote and roaming workers are constantly checking email, downloading data and staying productive. Results are their top priority - security is not. IT departments must mitigate the risks of BYOD (Bring Your Own Device).

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Freedom to Run Your Business Your Way

    Workday is responsible for maintaining the core application so that customer IT staff do not have to get involved. Traditionally, IT costs more than it earns, undermining company profits rather than contributing to them. If IT professionals spend more time advancing the organisation’s mission, they do more than help trim...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    10 Reasons to Choose Hitachi UCP

    Sit back as we reveal the 10 reason that IT professionals choose Hitachi UCP. Find out how other IT specialists and their organisations have used UCP to support and improve their VMware and vSphere environments with reliability and agility.

    Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Simplifying the Management of Macs and Mobile Devices

    A single, unified solution for managing Macs and mobile devices, Centrify Identity Service, Mac Edition, helps you meet the challenges of consumerization and an increasingly mobile workforce. While most solutions require setup of a parallel infrastructure for managing Macs, Centrify provides seamless, centralized management of Macs from Active Directory,...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Don't Let Your DDoS Defense Fall Behind

    Today’s DDoS incidents tend to be briefer and some can be as much as 100 times larger than even just a few years ago. Sometimes criminals use a DDoS attack as a smokescreen to distract IT security teams from other multivector attacks aimed at stealing funds, customer data and intellectual...

    Sponsored By Neustar

  • 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

    TSIA 2014 Report: The State of Support Services

    Looking back at 2014 and the major changes in support services, TSIA identifies what they see as the ‘New World for B4B’, with companies around the world making changes to the way they are structured and how they operate. Take a look at the new capabilities that will be added...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Harvard Business Review: The Truth about your Customer's Experience

    While companies often focus on the individual interactions with their customers to ensure that they are satisfied with the service provided to them in that interaction, the companies can often fall short when looking at the complete journey of that customer on their way to purchase and beyond. The Harvard...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    TSIA 2014 Remote Support Trends

    Based on information gathered in TSIA’s annual Global Technology Survey, this report will look at the trend of remote support services being adopted over many different industry types. Through the continued improvement of remote control, desktop sharing and web collaboration, companies are able to use these capabilities to increase productivity...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Benefits of NetApp Flash for Database Workloads

    This portfolio can be used to solve complex database performance requirements at multiple levels within a customer’s Oracle environment. It also reviews Oracle database observations and results when implementing flash technologies offered within the NetApp flash portfolio. Download this report now to find out more.

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    2014 ZDNet Report - Reducing Infrastructure Cost and Complexity Through Colocation

    The growing complexity of managing datacentres is forcing organisations to take a hard look at co-location as a viable alternative to maintaining their in-house datacentre needs. Co-location will allow organisations to have the facilities they need, with provided space, power, cooling, and physical security for the server, storage, and networking...

    Sponsored By M1

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Achieving Security with Cloud Data Protection

    Today, more and more companies recognize the value and convenience of using cloud backup to protect their server data. HP Autonomy offers hosted data storage that enables you to reduce the costs, risks, and complexity of storing and protecting your business information. With a heightened focus on security, privacy, and...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Leveraging the Cloud for your Development and Operations Workload

    This report explores that by choosing the right PaaS, an IT organization can align development and operations resources, ensuring that applications are deployed quickly, cost-effectively, and error-free.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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 // Aug 2014

    5 Strategies for Modern Data Protection

    Data growth, data center consolidation, server virtualization, and cloud services are wreaking havoc with conventional approaches to backup and recovery. This concise white paper presents five strategies for data protection – from deduplication to automation to granular recovery – that will not only help solve your current data management challenges...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    5 Strategies for Modern Data Protection

    Data growth, data center consolidation, server virtualization, and cloud services are wreaking havoc with conventional approaches to backup and recovery. This concise white paper presents five strategies for data protection - from deduplication to automation to granular recovery - that will not only help solve your current data management challenges...

    Sponsored By CommVault

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    IBM Threat Protection System

    IBM Threat Protection System is designed to proactively and dynamically address today’s tough enterprise security challenges - with an integrated, contextually-aware security approach that builds in next-generation prevention, comprehensive detection, and automated response capabilities.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Manage Identities & Access for Continuous Compliance & Reduced Risk

    Identity and access management governance helps determine who has authorized access to what resources, for what purpose and for how long. IAM governance from IBM provides value beyond risk control, with accountability and transparency for user entitlements throughout the user lifecycle.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Frost & Sullivan awards IBM 2014 Customer Value Leadership Award for Mobile Identity and Access Management Solution

    This Frost & Sullivan best practices research paper details why IBM have been provided their 2014 Customer Value Leadership in the Mobile Identity and Access Management because of IBM's outstanding performance.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Unified Communications Buyers Guide: The Top Ten Requirements for a UC Solution

    This document offers an overview of the current top ten requirements to consider for a premise-based UC solution, with features called out as well as a ShoreTel case study.

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services

    Big data is no longer the sole prerogative of marketing, sales, and product development. HR and finance organizations are tapping into its potential and beginning to realize its value. Read this report from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services to discover how big data provides unprecedented opportunities for gathering and analyzing...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Fundamentals of Managing the Data Center Life Cycle for Owners

    Just as good genes do not guarantee health and well-being, a good design alone does not ensure a data center is well-built and will remain efficient and available over the course of its life span. For each phase of the data center’s life cycle, proper care and action must be...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // May 2014

    The Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery Planning

    Whether man made or naturally occurring, disasters can be a real threat to a company’s survival. Some common disasters include : Catastrophic security compromise Fire Flood Earthquake Power failure This comprehensive guide will help you understand what a disaster recovery plan is and how to effectively implement one for your...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Five Fundamentals of Virtual Server Protection

    Server virtualization brings many well-known benefits, including cost efficiencies, management automation, and improved agility. Most enterprises are already invested heavily in virtualization technologies, but with these new operating models come challenges to data management and infrastructure protection. This whitepaper outlines five important considerations that must be addressed in order to...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Five Important Questions to Ask Before You Renew With Your Legacy Backup Software Provider

    Over the last five years, many companies have re-signed with their legacy backup solution providers because the benefits of changing were not obvious. But data and information management and protection technologies are growing far more complex and dynamic than they’ve ever been, and new innovations can supply major advantages and...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems