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.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Improving WebCenter Spaces Performance With Oracle Web Cache

    Oracle Web Cache is a secure reverse-proxy cache and compression engine that can greatly accelerate the Oracle WebCenter applications and reduce server load. Deployed between the user's browser and the web server, Oracle Web Cache improves the performance of the site by caching and compressing frequently accessed content. Oracle Web...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Oracle Enterprise Manager: Real-World Insight Into Business Impact and Return on IT Investment

    This study presents compelling evidence that implementing Oracle Enterprise Manager can deliver significant benefits and a favorable return on investment. Organizations that utilize the Application Performance Management, Configuration Management, Lifecycle Management, and Application Quality Management capabilities within Oracle Enterprise Manager can expect to see measurable IT productivity, server expenditures, and...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    10 Best Practices for a Successful Customer Solution Engagement

    This paper is based on information from Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL), International Organization for Standardization (ISO), and other IT models and methodologies. This paper is also based on my 17+ years in the IT industry as a government employee working at large enterprises, a contractor (body shop) contracted into...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Using SecureFiles on a Sun Storage 6780 Array

    The Oracle Database 11g SecureFiles feature provides customers with superior performance, scalability, high availability, and control over structured and unstructured content. Using Oracle Database 11g for file system storage and Oracle's Sun Storage 6780 array provides performance that is far greater than conventional file systems. This approach delivers superior scalability,...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Security Enables the Competitive Business Advantages of Wireless Infrastructure

    Unified security is central to the viability of mobility-enhanced business processes. Wireless and mobile technologies have become increasingly critical enablers of innovation, operational cost-efficiency and service delivery in major horizontal and vertical applications. Mobility for handheld PDAs, smartphones, laptops, point-of-sale terminal is, and other commercial/ industrial mobile computing devices is...

    Provided By Motorola

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Oracle Database 11g Release 2 Improving OLTP System Performance by Using Database Smart Flash Cache With Fujitsu SPARC Enterprise

    Since concluding an OEM agreement in 1989, Oracle Corporation Japan ("Oracle Japan") and Fujitsu Limited ("Fujitsu") have engaged in various joint activities, including system construction, joint validation, and post-installation support, with the overall goal of providing solutions that deliver safety and security to clients. In November 2006, Oracle Japan established...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Application of Environment Load Analysis to Branch Office Monitoring

    Greenhouse gas emissions in Japan have increased by 9.0% from 1990, which is the base year of the Kyoto Protocol, and those from the commercial and other sectors including office buildings are especially large. In those sectors, greenhouse gas emissions caused by the use of Information Technology (IT) are large,...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Disaster Recovery Solution Using Fujitsu ETERNUS Disk Storage Systems and Windows Server 2008 Failover Clustering

    Business continuity is one of the important issues which one should address in the business activities. As information technology is indispensable for business operations, IT system failures both directly and indirectly impact profitability. In addition to the direct impact on operations, IT failures risk wider damage via their effects on...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    New Efforts for ProjectWEB to Be Business Infrastructure

    Since its introduction in 1998, ProjectWEB, Fujitsu's in-house knowledge management tool has played an essential role in Fujitsu's systems engineering work. Recently, increasing numbers of business units have been using ProjectWEB to prevent security incidents, which demonstrates its ability to be used not only in projects, but also in various...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Deduplication Enabled Disaster Recovery

    Disaster Recovery (DR) plans today are an intricate combination of policies, procedures, operations, and IT systems. The DR plans employed by IT organizations across different regions and types of business are as varied as are the businesses they support. However, there is one fundamental building block upon which all DR...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Faster, more reliable and cost-effective disk-based backup and recovery with IBM ProtecTIER deduplication solutions

    ProtecTIER's revolutionary and patented inline deduplication technology enables you to easily harness the power of deduplication to retain data longer, protect data more efficiently and reliably, and save money by reducing energy, floor space, and maintenance requirements

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Product Download : Applications & Systems Monitoring Tool

    ManageEngine Applications Manager is an availability and performance monitoring software that helps businesses ensure high availability and performance for their business applications by ensuring servers and applications have high uptime. The application performance management capability includes server monitoring, application server monitoring, database monitoring, web services monitoring and an array of...

    Provided By ManageEngine

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Product Download: SQL Server Performance Monitoring Tool

    ManageEngine SQLDBManager Plus is a Microsoft SQL Server monitoring tool targeted towards SQL Database Administrators. It provides a holistic view of production databases in place and helps database administrators (DBAs) track database usage, help in capacity planning and troubleshoot any performance related issues, ensuring 24x7 uptime.

    Provided By ManageEngine

  • Presentations // Apr 2015

    Business Transaction & End Use Experience Management - Free Video!

    Join this chalk talk discussion to see what happens when you combine end-user experience monitoring and business transaction management. This video introduces OpTier's new offering that's cost-effective and easy to deploy. Discover how to make complex application performance management, simple and affordable.

    Provided By OpTier Inc.

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    10 things to keep in mind when you move a podium presentation to the Web

    Transitioning an in-person presentation to a Web meeting requires some planning and rethinking. Here are a few things to consider when you take a presentation online.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jeff Cerny

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    New Intel® Atom™ Dev SDK brings enhancements & component integration

    The Intel? Atom? Developer Program has just released Beta 3 of its Windows SDK. With this new release, there are a number of enhancements to assist with application development, and it offers a new opportunity for component sales and integration within the Intel Atom Developer Program.

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Healthy Financial Reporting And Disclosure

    The considerations outlined in the report are intended to assist public entities in preparing their financial statements and Management's Discussion and Analysis, and in initiating dialogue with their advisors on the impact of the new legislation. While many of the accounting and disclosure considerations will apply directly to specific industries...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    Breaking Up Without Breaking Down: Planning And Executing A Series Of Divestitures In The Midst Of A Global Economic Crisis

    A large financial services company needed to sell off multiple businesses in order to raise money and repay a bail-out loan from the U.S. government. With Deloitte's help, the company was able to design and execute a program for handling numerous divestitures in rapid succession. Each resulted in an issue...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • Case Studies // Apr 2015

    Fast, Furious - And Focused: Unilever Sells Two Major Shared Services Centers In The Blink Of An Eye And Refocuses On Its Core Business

    When Unilever, one of the largest consumer products companies in the world, wanted to sell two shared service centers in Brazil and Chile, it looked to Deloitte for help. Unilever expected that selling the centers would help them focus on growing revenue and profitability, but they also recognized that the...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    A Life Sciences Industry Stance On Health Care Reform

    Now that health care reform has been signed into law, life science companies must make sure they fully understand the resulting mandates. Although the direct effects - such as new fees and taxes and an expanded consumer base - are relatively clear, there are many indirect effects that require careful...

    Provided By Deloitte LLP

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    SunGard Aquires Hosting 365

    A synopsis of SunGard's acquisition of 365 Hosting Limited, a Dublin, Ireland-based cloud computing and data centre services company which trades as 'Hosting 365'. Privately-owned Hosting 365 has built a strong presence in Ireland delivering both data centre managed IT services and, more recently, on-demand computing services within its cloud...

    Provided By SunGard Availability Services

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    SunGard as a Service

    Short synopsis of SunGard Availability Service's launch of SunGard-as-a-Service, its fully managed 'private cloud' service in the UK. SunGard-as-a-Service draws on SunGard Availability Services' 30 year heritage in Information Availability, IT managed services, and experience working with 10,000 customers worldwide.

    Provided By SunGard Availability Services

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    With Telecom Contracts, Lowest Price Isn't Always the Best Deal

    When faced with mandated cost-cutting initiatives, many IT, Telecom, and procurement managers are often tempted by the promise of "rock bottom" prices from their carrier. But don't be fooled into putting aside best practices for a "quick win" because you could end up with wireless contracts that lack favorable terms...

    Provided By ProfitLine

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Adopting iPad and iPhone for Enterprise Use

    Apple's iPad is being launched as a consumer device. Yet, there is little doubt that it will become a valuable enterprise productivity tool. IT departments should consider iPad when planning strategies and policies to ensure corporate information stays managed and secured. Join Sybase for this on-demand webcast and...

    Provided By Sybase

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Distributing Security and Optimization in the Application Delivery 2.0 Era

    We invite you to download this white paper to learn about the key challenges and solutions that are associated with application delivery, including the importance of performance and security that result from the adoption of cloud computing. The paper also discusses how enterprises are considering a "defense in depth" approach...

    Provided By Akamai Technologies

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    A Superior Hardware Platform for Server Virtualization

    Server virtualization is helping IT organizations improve data center productivity in fundamental ways. It lets you consolidate multiple operating systems and applications in minutes. It also lets you move running applications from one server to another without downtime for flexible workload management, high availability and planned or inplanned maintenance. The...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Dell Controlled Explosion

    With Infrastructure budgets under constant pressure, IT departments are beginning to shift their focus from adding more storage to improving the efficiency of the storage systems already in place. Today, the name of the game is improving productivity and efficiency while eliminating waste.

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Dell Data Storage Summary

    This study was conducted in the United States amoung IT decision makers with involvement in data centre purchases at companies with 100-499 employees. The study was conducted between January 21, 2010 & February 2, 2010. A total of 104 surveys were completed.

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Learn more about how you can use SQLite

    SQLite is an SQL database engine that is self-contained, does not have a server process, and does not require configuration. Vincent Danen shows you how to get started with it.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Understanding HP BladeSystem Matrix Technology

    The effort to meet the demands of business and still hold the line of costs is leading to a dramatic rise in IT sprawl as more and more computing resources proliferate throughout the business, but remain underutilized and too difficult to redeploy for the changing needs of the business. While...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Managing Oracle Database with Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control 11g

    IT organizations are under extreme pressure as growing management needs conflict with shrinking resources. To close the manageability gap and ensure optimal IT performance, IT organizations must eliminate the labor intensive and costly manual tasks. Learn how major advances in the latest release of Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g make it...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Oracle Enterprise Manager Ops Center Enables Datacenter Life-Cycle Automation

    Datacenter administrators face dramatically increasing rates of change and complexity as they deploy virtualization and refresh existing servers with newer, higher-performance hardware. IDC believes automation and standardization are required to efficiently manage today's dynamic datacenters. This white paper describes the emerging automation and integrated management requirements facing datacenter management teams...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Managing Oracle Fusion Middleware with Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g

    Many large IT organizations have implemented complex integration solutions that include Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and business process management, identity management, and business intelligence platforms. Increasingly, the productivity and financial benefits delivered by these applications are making them an indispensable part of day-to-day operations. Unfortunately, managing this class of applications...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Driving Database Patch Management with Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g

    Change is inevitable, especially when it comes to management of IT environments. The key to efficient provisioning and patch management is the creation of superior change management processes, which aims at automating all stages of the patching process. A change management process can not only minimize unplanned changes and reduce...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Application Quality Management

    Companies have invested huge amounts in new applications to deliver better and more cost-effective services to their customers. However, studies have shown that more than 40% of software applications are released with critical defects. Application quality management (AQM) solutions, such as the one featured in this white paper, provide high-quality...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g

    Traditional IT Management approach lacks a detailed understanding of the processes and transactions supported by business applications. Such management tools are generally focused on managing individual technologies. The disconnects between business, the IT organization and IT tools ultimately limit the business value of the IT organization. Today, Oracle is uniquely...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Management Using Oracle Enterprise Manager 11g

    Many organizations have been exploring how to realize the economic benefits of cloud computing within their own datacenter. Whether it is faster provisioning on demand, agile resource scheduling based on policies, chargeback rules to ensure optimal utilization of resources, or more control over the environment, IT is moving from reactive...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Selling IT Managed Services To Your Clients

    In contrast to the break/fix IT model, the managed services model allows IT service providers to proactively manage their clients' IT needs, manage systems remotely, and build steady, recurring revenue. In order to make this model successful, IT providers must leverage the value of proactive management to their clients: less...

    Provided By Intronis

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Reversing the Requirement for Storage Growth ? IBM Consolidates and Simplifies Tier-2 Storage

    Technology and innovation have also come to the rescue of the enterprise data center where vir-tually uncontrolled growth in storage requirements have forced the IT staff to supersize every storage array throughout the enterprise, centralized or distributed, in order to be able to handle the needs of the information generation....

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Native Replication for IBM ProtecTIER Deduplication Solutions

    Significantly reduces cost of electronically transmitting data to a remote location for enhanced Disaster Recovery and Data Protection

    Provided By IBM