Data Management

The latest white papers, case studies and webcasts to help technology professionals ensure data is safe from risk and disaster with quality back-up, infrastructure and information management.

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Introduction to Business Process Modelling

    Successful BPM is driven by IT and business users. As tools for modeling, simulation and management of BPM continue to improve, the business engagement increases, yielding more frequent and greater successes. This webcast will help to lay the groundwork for successful BPM and set the stage for a successful implementation...

    Provided By TIBCO Software

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Circles and Diamonds and Squares, Oh My! Demystifying the BPMN Standard

    BPMN standards can be confusing, but after understanding their purpose and how to use them, they can be lifesavers. The presenter will show how it is implemented within Business Studio (available as a free download), and how the combination of BPMN and Business Studio can help to be successful with...

    Provided By TIBCO Software

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    The Future of Enterprise Optimization

    Visibility into every facet of the business is key to improving quality, customer service, and cost control. TIBCO provides the ability to harness the power of existing data and in-flight information across many customer touch points in real time. Managing the business at the speed of events is essential to...

    Provided By TIBCO Software

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    BackupTechnology Case Study: British Red Cross

    The British Red Cross is a non-profit organization with 222 offices across the United Kingdom. Its central office houses the main computer center with 80 Windows, SUSE Linux and Novell Open Enterprise Server (OES) servers. As part of an upgrade of the organization's computer systems, a new approach to backup,...

    Provided By BackupTechnology

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Ingram Micro Selects Application Delivery Solution

    Ingram Micro the world's largest technology distributor and a leading technology sales, marketing, and logistics company, wanted to try Cisco's Application Control Engine (ACE) modules that were already deployed in Ingram's network infrastructure into the legacy and IR networks. Ingram Micro had one data center that functions as the legacy...

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Eliminating Router Dependency in an ISDN Backup Application

    Networking Unlimited, Inc. developed an ISDN dial backup configuration that allowed any remote to call any core router as if all core routers were just different phone numbers on the same interface on the same router. While the configuration looked robust on paper, it turned out to be fairly weak...

    Provided By Networking Unlimited

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Backup Consolidation Solutions

    SA Eagle is the fourth-largest short-term insurer in South Africa. It is a member of the Zurich Financial Services Group. Like all insurance companies, SA Eagle too banks on its data and customer records. It is important for the company to be able to back up and restore all its...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    The Oracle BPM Directory Explained

    The BPM Directory is an information storage area that stores configuration information about a BPM environment. It is a basic component of the BPM environment that provides access to the BPM organization including participants, groups, organizational units, and roles. This paper offers detailed information about the Oracle BPM Directory with...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Clinical Laboratory Technologists And Technicians

    Clinical laboratory technologists usually have a bachelor's degree with a major in medical technology or in one of the life sciences; clinical laboratory technicians generally need either an associate degree or a certificate. Job opportunities are expected to be excellent. Employment of clinical laboratory workers is expected to grow faster...

    Provided By CollegeGrad.com

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Post Office Clerk Career Description

    Post office clerks work directly with the public by serving them at the counter, selling stamps, receiving postal articles and handling savings accounts. The clerks in offices, on the other hand, are involved in bookkeeping, the sending and receiving of telegrams and other clerical duties. Clerks must have an aptitude...

    Provided By Evolve-IT

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Scalable Directory Services Using Proactivity

    Common to computational grids and pervasive computing is the need for an expressive, efficient, and scalable directory service that provides information about objects in the environment. The paper argues that a directory interface that 'pushes' information to clients about changes to objects can significantly improve scalability. This paper describes the...

    Provided By Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Modeling Multidimensional Databases

    This paper proposes a data model and a few algebraic operations that provide semantic foundation to multidimensional databases. The distinguishing feature of the proposed model is the symmetric treatment not only of all dimensions but also measures. The model provides support for multiple hierarchies along each dimension and support for...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    GTS Service Management

    This service management flash demo from GTS takes you through the overall service management landscape, client success stories, the GTS Service Management portfolio, benefits as outlined by industry analysts, and reasons to choose IBM. This demo is both self-running and interactive, so clients can click on sections that most interest...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Storage ISM JAM: Reduce Your Data Storage Footprint: Manage More Data with Less Infrastructure

    One of the primary IT-related solutions that companies are investing in today is any technology that will help them survive the tidal was of data growth, especially those solutions that help reduce the overall data storage footprint. IBM is the major cause of data proliferation, as well as providing meaningful...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Storage ISM JAM: How Unified Recovery Management Can Cut Your Costs and Improve Service Levels

    Protecting and ensuring recoverability of data across today's diverse and distributed enterprises can be complex and costly, and usually involves deploying point solutions from several vendors. Taking a more comprehensive, unified approach to managing data - recovering any data, anywhere in the organization, from laptop to mainframe, from a single...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    State of Green in Data Center

    IBM continues to expand on its commitment to becoming the leader in providing products and partnerships to improve your energy efficiency. Businesses are looking not only at the data center but to the whole enterprise to optimize how their power is used while addressing the growing demand for computational resources....

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Overview demo for IBM CloudBurst

    This flash demo is an introduction to IBM CloudBurst, a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Application Performance Monitoring

    IBM Tivoli for all the Monitoring Needs of Your Enterprise: this menu interface provides a high-level overview, product demonstration, expert interviews, and resource links for the IBM Tivoli Monitoring and IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager products.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Closed Loop Issue Tracking with Tivoli Service Request Manager and Rational ClearQuest

    This 2:22 overview discusses and demonstrates closed loop issue tracking made possible by the integration of Tivoli Service Request Manager and Rational ClearQuest.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Rational Performance Tester and ITCAM

    This 3 minute video demonstration discusses the three integration scenarios between IBM Rational Performance Tester and IBM Tivoli Composite Application Manager.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Knowledge Management: A CA Service Management Process Map

    The objective of Knowledge Management is to provide the right information to the right place or person at the right time. By embedding Knowledge Management into other ITIL processes, knowledge becomes a by-product which is in context, timely and relevant to the organization. Technology can play a critical role in...

    Provided By CA

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Service Level Management: A CA Service Management Process Map

    The main objective of Service Level Management is to build and maintain a customer oriented focus, moving away from traditional based thinking in "Systems" to "Service" based thinking. This often includes organizational and cultural change. On the other side, SLM plays a key role in defining IT service (delivery) standards,...

    Provided By CA

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Sociologist Career Description

    Sociologists study human relationships, the means by which people and groups behave towards each other, as well as socioeconomic developments and changes. The ability to manage independent research is important. Sociologists must be able to organize, evaluate and interpret their information. They must be objective, analytical and reach valid conclusions....

    Provided By Evolve-IT

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Land Surveyor Career Description

    Land surveying is the science of recording and setting out the exact measurements of man-made and. natural features of the earth's surface. Surveying is basic to all planning, development and construction and it involves the making of maps and the determination of boundaries. Land surveyors work in the open air...

    Provided By Evolve-IT

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance Simplifies Backup and Recovery

    The Sacramento County Department of Human Assistance (DHA) helps people make the transition from public assistance to independence through employment, housing, healthcare, transportation, education, and childcare programs. The company's challenge was to complete backups within allocated time windows, improve speed and reliability of data recovery and reduce storage administration costs...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    How To Become A Background Dancer

    You might often see those people in concerts and in music videos dancing to your favorite song. They are paid, working background dancers. If you have a passion and talent for dancing, then being a backup dancer is the job for you. It won't be easy. You need to do...

    Provided By How To Do Things

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    The Concise Guide to E-Discovery

    E-discovery capabilities are no longer an option - they are a critical "must have" capability that will enable organizations to respond to legal actions and be much more proactive about how legal actions, regulatory audits and related activities are managed. New statutes at all levels of government focused on ESI,...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    What, Why, and How of Application Security

    Hear from Security Executive, Jack Danahy, of IBM's Rational Software Group explain why application security is a critical priority for 2010 and beyond. He will highlight the drivers in the marketplace, define what application security encompasses, explain the business impact of developing an application security strategy, provide insight into how...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    New Ponemon Study Reveals Disconnects in Building the Business Case for Data Protection

    Newly released research reveals that while C-level executives feel good data protection efforts support organizational goals such as compliance, reputation, management or customer trust, there is a lack of confidence in the ability to safeguard sensitive information. The Business Case for Data Protection was conducted by Ponemon Institute and sponsored...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Case Study: Designing an Ideal Data Center From the Ground Up

    This case study talks about the challenges and problems that are faced by small and medium-sized businesses for developing the facilities and infrastructure of any IT organization. Discussed in this report is the planning and resources used by The Regional Cancer Center (RCC) to create a new data center for...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    How To Improve Speaker Skills

    Guess what? Your boss has just asked you to give a short presentation to top management next week. How you present yourself at meetings can make a big difference in your career, your professional status, and your self-esteem. This paper offers tips for delivering an effective and dazzling presentation at...

    Provided By Executive Business Advisers

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Stationary Engineers And Boiler Operators

    Heating, air-conditioning, refrigeration, and ventilation systems keep large buildings and other commercial facilities comfortable all year long. Industrial plants often have facilities to provide electrical power, steam, or other services. Stationary engineers and boiler operators operate and maintain these systems, which include boilers, air-conditioning and refrigeration equipment, diesel engines, turbines,...

    Provided By CollegeGrad.com

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Check Out What Our Downloaders Have to Say About GFI Backup - Home Edition!

    When was the last time one backed-up all the important files on the hard disk? Does one have a backup copy of those precious photos taken on the last holiday, of the resume and other important documents one has created, or of the favorite music and movies? While most computer...

    Provided By GFI Software

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    J2EE-Based Integration for Supply Chain Management

    This case study is about Shinetech's J2EE-based supply chain integration application for a large Asian fabric provider, whose relationships with vendors were becoming closer and more complex as the business grew bigger. The integration was an effort to advance the existing system which could transfer information, manage raw material movements...

    Provided By Shinetech Software Development

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Pillar Data Systems Case Study: Spare Backup Inc.

    Spare Backup helps consumers, home office users, and small to mid-sized businesses protect their computer data quickly, automatically, and cost-effectively. The company's flagship Spare Backup product is an online backup service that intelligently selects, secures, and stores files without any user intervention, automatically backing up documents, email, music, photos, and...

    Provided By Pillar Data Systems

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    HP Helps Canadian Red Cross in Building Safer, More Resilient Communities by Providing Appropriate & Cutting Edge Information Technology

    A read through this case study makes one believe that technology can aid in disaster preparedness decreasing the damage caused by natural disasters, even if they cannot yet aid in avoiding these disasters in the first instance. The case study discusses how Hewlett Packard developed a technology platform with powerful...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    HP-UX 11i System Management - Case Study

    McKesson Corporation, a healthcare and pharmaceutical services provider, improved its business activities and connectivity after seeking management solutions from HP-UX 11i System. McKesson Corporation has been ranked at the 16th position in the Fortune 500 companies list. If statistics are to be believed, it operates in a large business sector...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    On Variables, Moving, and Meaning

    A cursor variable is a PL/SQL variable that points to a result set. One can fetch the rows of a cursor variable's result set. One can also use BULK COLLECT against a cursor variable to deposit into a collection all the rows identified by the result set. The collection can...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Enterprise Information Management in the Real World: Strategies for Success

    The enterprise information Management comprises many vital and modern trade ideas like the trade intelligence, management of information and information storage. It is very essential to integrate these aspects if one really intends to take the institution to the path of success. CIBER views the EIM not as a product...

    Provided By CIBER

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Transforming Legacy Applications To .NET Through Automated Migration

    Many companies across the globe, rely on information technology systems, as it simplifies the specific needs, and moreover, it automates the whole business process. What happens in reality is that, all the Information technology solutions face technological obsolescence, and their cost of ownership become high. In this case, one can...

    Provided By CIBER