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 // Jul 2014

    Reducing Expenses Starts with the Programming Skills of Operations Groups

    Tools available today make it possible to significantly reduce the daily tasks that consume the time of IT operations groups like automation. And with today’s new cloud and SDN architectures being deployed or just on the horizon, automation is no longer just optional. No matter what we call it the...

    Sponsored By F5

  • Research // Jul 2014

    Mitigating Multiple DDoS Attack Vectors

    Security professionals need to understand how to plug the security gap from Layers 3 to 7, and protect against multi-layer attacks, with a full proxy security architecture.  It's time to rethink and refine the enterprise security architecture, so organizations can remain agile and resilient against future threats.  Download this infographic...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Cloud Federation for Identity and Access Security

    The shift to a cloud-based enterprise IT architecture is a foregone conclusion for organizations across a wide range of company sizes and verticals. However, many organizations are still approaching this shift with trepidation because security and compliance concerns can slow or block many enterprise cloud initiatives in terms of both...

    Sponsored By F5

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Financial Services Mobility Webinar brought to you by VMware and IDC

    What you will take away from the webinar: Perspective on today’s mobile financial enterprise Drivers and business imperatives for the growth of mobility Transformative nature of mobile innovation Style of IT that mobility brings to the financial enterprise

    Sponsored By VMware

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Real SaaS Manifesto to Benefit Your Business

    Business software delivery models have evolved tremendously over the last decade, from on-premise implementations to off-site hosting to Software-as-a- Service (SaaS). Unfortunately, due to the proliferation and incorrect use of the term, SaaS has often been misunderstood by both software vendors and business people. The purpose of this document is...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Turning to Integrated Cloud Security to Deliver Maximum Cloud Protection

    According to a recent IDC research, nearly 90% of IT spending will be on cloud services by the end of the decade1. With the new era ahead, are you prepared to meet the inherent risks that come with migrating to the cloud? In this resource, uncover how cloud-based security can...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Business Benefits of Unified Storage

    Data storage in the corporate environment has become increasingly complex. IT leaders face significant challenges in effectively storing and managing data. This report takes a detailed look into the challenges of data storage and examines how NetApp offers the capabilities that can benefit businesses and maximize efficiency. Find out more..

    Sponsored By NetApp/AVNet

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Real-Time Analytics and Reporting for SMBs

    SAP solution brief providing insights on the latest advances in in-memory computing technology for analysis and reporting. Explore the benefits of analytics and make decisions faster, improve employee productivity and increase ROI.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Three Ways to Achieve Fast and Affordable IT in an Always-On World

    In this new era, your IT organization needs to meet strict service level agreements (SLAs) while containing the costs of IT operations. This is a difficult proposition. How can you ensure availability, increase performance, and boost ROI all at the same time? In short, you need a comprehensive virtualization...

    Sponsored By VMware APAC

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Three Things Your Old Version of vSphere Doesn’t Do

    With VMware® vSphere® software, you have already seen the benefits of the world’s leading virtualization platform. However, vSphere alone doesn’t have all of the tools you need to realize the most value from your investments. To achieve peak performance and intelligently scale your virtual environment, you need tools to help...

    Sponsored By VMware APAC

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Product Preview: Big Data Analytics

    Ready for strategic real-time answers to your most critical business questions? Want the ability to make decisions based on predictive data-driven insights and not just intuition? See how Workday Big Data Analytics allows managers and executives to gain insight into information that was previously too difficult or time-consuming to obtain.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: Real CIOs of the Cloud

    As cloud computing becomes the dominant technology of this decade, today's CIOs are the catalysts for change. This whitepaper published by Techweb features two technology leaders discussing their cloud strategy.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: What Your Peers Are Doing to Prime Their  Human Resources and Financial Systems

    Businesses facing growth and change require systems that evolve with them. The fact is, traditional software is simply too rigid to keep pace. Your savvy peers are transforming their systems to run in the cloud. Read the whitepaper to learn how you can, too, and benefit long into the future.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: Forrester Report: The ROI of Software as a Service

    Read Forrester's review of 11 vendors in SaaS enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), and supply chain management (SCM). The report confirms that, motivated by heavy competition for new customers, these resource management software vendors remain vigilant in mitigating such end-user concerns.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: The Hackett Group’s 2013 Global Payroll Technology Performance Study

    Struggling to find the right payroll solution? You’re not alone. The Hackett Group’s new study reveals just how many organizations continue to struggle with their payroll operations. Read the full report to learn about payroll trends, current challenges, and what changes are in store for global payroll technology.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Whitepaper: What Your Peers Are Doing to Prime Their  Human Resources and Financial Systems

    Businesses facing growth and change require systems that evolve with them. The fact is, traditional software is simply too rigid to keep pace. Your savvy peers are transforming their systems to run in the cloud. Read the whitepaper to learn how you can, too, and benefit long into the future.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Future of Service Desk

    What does the future of the service desk look like? Of course, the answer to this question depends on how far ahead we want to look. What can we do right now to prepare for the future? The first thing is to ensure that you have all the service...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    BYOD - The Future of IT is Now

    The wave toward Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD) and Bring Your Own Applications (BYOA) has been building since roughly 2007, but has now become a tsunami. Many organizations are realising the variety of benefits provided by BYODA and are embracing them. However, while IT may have warmed to the...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Support on the go Using Mobile Devices to Provide End User Support

    In this report, HDI shares the current practices of technical support staffs, across more than thirty industries, regarding their practices related to using mobile devices to provide support to end users. This report is based on information of 233 technical support organizations and provides insight into not only the...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    研究报告:销售绩效管理的未来预测

    甲骨文是一家总部位于加利福尼亚州红木城的跨国计算机技术公司,公司专业开发和销售计算机硬件系统和企业软件产品,尤其是其自有品牌的数据库管理系统闻名全球。甲骨文是继微软和IBM之后的第三大软件开发商,公司还为数据库开发和中间层软件系统设立工具,企业资源管理软件,客户关系管理软件和供应链管理软件。

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    IBM PureApplication System for IBM WebSphere Application Server Workloads

    Businesses that depend on web applications look to increase efficiency and reduce complexity, but many tasks required for application development and deployment are time-consuming and costly. IBM PureApplication System for IBM WebSphere Application Server can address these challenges.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    IBM PureApplication System Data Sheet

    Read how the PureApplication System is specifically designed and tuned for transactional web and database applications. Its workload-aware, flexible platform is designed to be easier to deploy, customize, safeguard and manage in a traditional or private cloud environment.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Why Customers are Migrating from Teradata to IBM PureData System for Analytics

    The speed, agility, simplicity, and scalability of the Netezza technology has proven to be very attractive to Teradata customers who have reached the limit (performance or budget wise) with their existing systems. Many of these customers have moved some or all of their data and applications to the PureData System...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Empowering your Organization Through Patterns of Expertise

    The skills needed to design, test, configure and integrate solutions can be costly. IT managers may be unable to develop and deploy applications efficiently, even in virtual and cloud environments. IBM PureSystems is designed to deliver faster time-to-value, reduced costs and lower risk.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Future of Data Services Delivery and Management Starts Here

    When today’s businesses succeed, they can outstrip the capabilities of existing data systems. Data workloads are evolving and as a result data services need to be more robust and scalable. IBM PureApplication System and IBM PureData System for Transactions are designed to meet these needs.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Analytics: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance - ITG

    In a world of big data and real-time information, organizations must deal with fast growing data volumes, demands for more sophisticated interpretations of data, and more rapid delivery of results. Check out the new ITG TCO comparison and see how IBM and Oracle stack up.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Structuring IT for Integrated Systems - Forrester

    To meet business demands for more solutions faster at lower costs, IT leaders are transforming their systems, organizations, people, and processes. Much faster delivery of solutions is only half of the challenge; systems and business process integrity must complete the picture. Read this Forrester WhitePaper to understand how IBM is...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Analytics: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Oracle Exadata Database Machine X3 - ITG

    In a world of big data and real-time processing, the demands that data warehouses must meet are increasing. The general trend is toward use of appliances – i.e., integrated hardware and software packages optimized for high performance analytical query workloads. Read how IBM PureData System for Analytics based on...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Simple is STILL Better - Embraced Speed & Simplicity for a Competitive Edge

    First generation warehouses were not designed to manage data at today's volume or variety. Coercing older technologies to satisfy new demands can be inefficient, burdensome and costly. Read how IBM PureData System for Analytics is built for simplicity and speed.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    PureData eGuide

    The unique patterns that run on the IBM PureApplication System come optimized with industry best practices and deployment strategies to deliver an infrastructure that’s cloud-ready and scalable. The result? Huge reductions in cost and time across the development lifecycle.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    EMC IT - Leading The Transformation

    After enduring several years of global economic uncertainty, organizations large and small are beginning to increase IT spending. The pressures, although by no means gone, have begun to recede. ESG research indicates that for both enterprise and midmarket organizations, just reducing costs—while still important—is no longer the top priority. This...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    IDC Report: Selecting the Optimal Path to Private Cloud

    Cloud computing models offer a new approach for IT organizations to deliver business services to end users. By implementing their own internal or "private" cloud infrastructures, IT organizations can deploy a technology model that provides both flexible IT architectures and dynamic business agility.It makes system resources accessible to applications that...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Deduplication solutions are not all created equal, why Data Domain?

    There is a common misconception that all deduplication systems are created the same and many organisations are doing their homework prior to making a purchase decision. There are certain key things to look for when you are researching a deduplication storage solution and that is the subject of this whitepaper....

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Why Data Domain: Slow backups got you down?

    Traditional backups are just too slow, inefficient and unreliable for the typical data centre of today. If it’s bad now, it’s only going to get worse with more severs and more data to protect. Someone once said, the definition of insanity is continuing to do the same thing over and...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Downloads // Sep 2014

    You're A Few Steps Away From Future-Proofing Your Career

    Prepare for the future of networking today with free 60-day trial software, web-based training, and a Brocade Network Function Virtualization Certification ($650 value). BE A BROCADE CERTIFIED PROFESSIONAL NOW. Build your skills by creating a virtualized network with the Brocade Vyatta vRouter Stay ahead of the industry's...

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Novartis AG Increases Disposition Capability Ten-fold

    Novartis, the multinational pharmaceutical company, required an efficient, defensible approach to retain information of business value or subject to regulatory requirement, preserve information needed for litigation and discard unnecessary information.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Disposing of Digital Debris: Information Governance Strategy and Practice in Action

    Read this report from the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC) to learn how to reduce costs and increase performance by disposing of digital debris.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Information Lifecycle Governance Leader Reference Guide

    Data is growing at unprecedented rates. But how much of it is useful to your business? Read this leader guide from the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC) to learn how to deal with excessive data, get more value from information assets, control costs, ensure compliance, and reduce risk.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Information Lifecycle Governance Requirements Kit

    Data volumes are getting out of control, but choosing the right information life cycle governance solution can be a huge challenge, with multiple stakeholders, numerous business processes, and extensive solution requirements. Use this requirements kit from the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC) to find the tools and technology you...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Are You a Data Hoarder?

    This Information Week article discusses the big data craze’s impact on IT managers. In conjunction with the Compliance, Governance and Oversight Council (CGOC), the article explores how hoarding your organization’s data may be a bad idea.

    Sponsored By IBM