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.

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

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

    Powerful and Unified IT Monitoring Software: From physical to virtual to cloud, get the deep reporting and proactive monitoring you need to stay on top of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time® has customizable and role-based dashboards to monitor Servers, VMs, Applications, Services and the Network across all platforms, on-premise,...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    10 common SQL Server problems and solutions

    This list outlines 10 common SQL Server problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar SQL Server problems and an assortment of solutions. From "Out of Space" errors to a database going suspect, this list is great quick reference for every SQL administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users...

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  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2015

    Find, Analyze and Resolve Your Toughest Performance Issues on SQL Server -- FAST

    Slow SQL Server performance? Don't let yourself get tangled up in volumes of server health metrics. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint...

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  • Downloads // Oct 2014

    Find the Root Cause of Your Toughest SQL Server Performance Issues in 4 Clicks!

    Slow SQL Server performance? Server health dashboards keep you guessing. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds® Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint the root cause of slow SQL...

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  • 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...

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  • Downloads // Aug 2014

    Easy-to-Use and Affordable Remote IT Administration and Support Software

    DameWare® Remote Support (DRS) simplifies IT service management & support process by allowing IT admins to remotely connect to and troubleshoot end-user computers located both inside & outside the corporate firewall. Includes a built-in remote control tool for remote access to Windows®, Linux® & Mac OS® X computers Lets...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2014

    IBM Platform LSF Evaluation/Download

    IBM Platform LSF is a powerful workload management platform for demanding, distributed HPC environments. It provides a comprehensive set of intelligent, policy-driven scheduling features that enable you to utilize all of your compute infrastructure resources and ensure optimal application performance.

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  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Comprehensive Virtualization Management - From VM to Spindle

    SolarWinds Virtualization Manager delivers integrated VMware & Microsoft Hyper-V capacity planning, performance monitoring, VM sprawl control, configuration management, & chargeback automation. All in one awesomely affordable product that’s easy to download, deploy, and use. Virtualization Manager auto-discovers the virtual machines in your environment making the creation of your monitoring environment...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

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  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    AppAssure 5 Trial

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. It offers a variety of flexible recovery options so you can retrieve your data quickly, whether it resides on physical or virtual servers, or in the cloud.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Do More, Spend Less. Top 5 Reasons to Choose SolarWinds Log & Event Manager

    Real-Time, In-Memory, Event Log Correlation:Troubleshoot performance problems by understanding the relationship between different activities using multiple event correlations. Out-of-the-Box Security and Compliance Reporting Templates:Quickly & easily generate and schedule compliance reports using over 300 audit-proven templates. Fast and Easy Forensic Analysis:Quickly conduct forensic analysis to figure...

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  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 7 Tools that IT Pros Love!

    Track changes to IT infrastructure, manage passwords, troubleshoot account lockouts and more... These tools proved useful for thousands of IT Pros all over the world. Get them all now!

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  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Application Migration to AWS with New Relic - Peak Performance for the Enterprise

    The purpose of this paper is to introduce you to using New Relic to mitigate, resolve, and optimize performance of your software applications while transitioning your existing on-premise applications to an Amazon Web Services (AWS) environment. The paper will briefly cover key features of using New Relic and methodologies for...

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  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Cognos Business Intelligence 30-Day Trial

    Test the capabilities of Cognos Business Intelligence V10.1 for 30 days at no charge.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere trial download

    IBM® Rational® Application Developer for WebSphere® Software accelerates the development and deployment of Java™, Java EE, Web 2.0, mobile, OSGi, portal and service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications. Both expert and novice developers can increase productivity and efficiency by using its many integrated capabilities for easier development, testing, analysis, and delivery of...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Hadoop for the enterprise: quick, easy, free.

    InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition combines the power of Hadoop with enterprise-grade features including visualization & exploration, advanced analytics, and security & administration. Download the free Quick Start now.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Intel® VTune ™ Amplifier XE 2013

    Advanced performance and thread profiler for C, C++, C#, Fortran, Java, and MPI developers. New pre-sets deliver easier ‟point and shoot” profiling set-up. A threading timeline, data filtering, frame analysis, and source display make it easier to tune your application for today’s and tomorrow’s processors. Powerful bandwidth and memory access...

    Provided By Intel Software

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    FREE Alert Aggregation & Management with Integrated On Call Calendar

    SolarWinds Alert Central gives you a centralized place to receive and send alerts for ALL your IT monitoring systems. Alert Central gives you: Easy, Accurate & Automated Alert Distribution Quick & Efficient Alert Resolution Greater Visibility into Alert Workflows Don’t let any important alerts be missed, consolidate...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Sep 2013

    Free 20-day Trial: Netwrix Auditor Change Auditing for Your Active Directory

    Uncontrolled changes in Active Directory can lead to unauthorized additions to groups, modifications to objects and permissions, or even worse, deletions of your OUs. Netwrix Auditor provides complete visibility over changes to Active Directory configurations, automatically auditing management of every object, giving answers to the questions around when changes...

    Provided By netwrix

  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free AppAssure 5 Trial

    Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, Dell AppAssure 5 provides continual data and application backups and flexible recovery options for unparalleled data protection. Download a Free Trial!

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  • Downloads // Aug 2013

    Download a Free vRanger 6.0 Trial

    With Dell vRanger, you gain comprehensive protection for both virtual and physical environments from one intuitive interface. No wonder more than 40,000 customers rely on vRanger’s speed, simplicity and scalability to protect their critical data every day. Download a Free Trial!

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  • Downloads // Jul 2013

    A More Intelligent & FREE Way to Manage Alerts – SolarWinds Alert Central

    SolarWinds Alert Central is centralized IT alert management software that provides amazingly streamlined alert management for your entire IT organization. Centralize alerts from all your IT systems Automatically route alerts to the right group Filter alerts from noisy monitoring systems Automatically escalate unanswered alerts ...

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  • Downloads // May 2013

    Active Administrator Trial

    Take Active Administrator for a spin and see for yourself how this powerful, all-in-one solution allows you to control auditing, security, recovery, and health for Active Directory. It offers centralized management of Active Directory and Group Policy, saving you time and putting you in control over your critical AD...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // May 2013

    Remote Control & Support Software – Affordable, Secure & Easy-to-Use

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // May 2013

    It's time for multi-platform Enterprise Mobility Management

    Smartphones and tablets are proliferating in the workplace, with corporate and personal-owned devices often used side-by-side, driven by user demand and business strategy. Support of BYOD, end-user device choice, multiple operating systems and personal use on corporate devices is increasingly common. But with multiple platforms, mixed ownership and higher usage...

    Provided By BlackBerry Enterprise Service

  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    You multi-task at work. Your software should, too.

    All-in-One, Easy Batch Scanning- Kofax Express makes it easy for anyone to scan, organize and store documents, at speeds that make short work of batches big and small. Easy enough for beginners, powerful enough for pros; let Kofax show you the new Express route to document scanning. Free trial software...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2013

    It has arrived! A more intelligent way to manage IT alerts - for FREE!

    SolarWinds Alert Central is centralized IT alert management software that provides amazingly streamlined alert management for your entire IT organization. Alert Central consolidates and manages IT alerts, alert escalation, and on-call scheduling to help ensure all your alerts get to the right people, in the right groups, at the...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Jan 2013

    Cloud for Dummies, IBM Midsize Company Limited Edition

    This book gives mid-sized companies insights on what it means to create flexible pools of computing resources that break down silos in your company so you can perform in a smarter & proactive manner.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Maximize Your Network with SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools

    Supervising a virtualized infrastructure can be quite tricky. In order to keep your system running smoothly you must be able to balance performance, capacity, configuration and usage, all in multiple environments. With SolarWinds Top 5 Free Virtualization Management Tools you'll be able to cover all your bases, from monitoring...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    Web Help Desk

    Satisfying customers isn't as simple as keeping phone lines open 24/7. Customer support is an intricate process that needs to be fully backed by intelligent IT solutions and strategy. By automating, mobilizing and streamlining support, businesses are more likely to satisfy and retain loyal customers. With SolarWinds Help Desk,...

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  • Downloads // Dec 2012

    DameWare SSH Client for Windows

    As your business continues to expand, and as your workers continue to adopt mobile devices for business processes work remotely and telecommute, the ability to remotely connect to internal networks will dramatically increase. Providing customer support and connecting with colleagues over a secure remote connection will allow your organization to...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    Download a FREE, 14-Day Trial of DameWare Remote Support

    In order to be effective, IT support must be globally accessible and flexible enough to serve the entire enterprise. The ability to manage servers, notebooks and laptops remotely will enable your IT team to provide quick and efficient support regardless of where troubles occur. Imagine being able to reboot...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    A free self-service analytic tool for business analysts

    Empower yourself with a new, agile way to analyze, optimize, and control your data and business processes. Experience Lavastorm Desktop Public today and become a data hero overnight. Lavastorm is easy to learn and will give you as much power as a programmer to rapidly unify disparate data, build analytics...

    Provided By Lavastorm Analytics

  • Downloads // Oct 2012

    Fix Computer Issues Fast with GoToAssist Remote Support by Citrix

    Citrix GoToAssist lets you quickly access customers' machines online, so you can use your expertise to fix a technical problem instantly. The GoToAssist platform offers 3 essential cloud-based tools that enable IT professionals to easily support people and manage technology; Remote Support, Monitoring, and Service Desk allow you to deliver...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    LogMeIn: Instant, Anywhere Remote Support

    LogMeIn Rescue lets IT do more. With Rescue, you can quickly access, diagnose and solve IT problems anywhere, worldwide. The result: Improved productivity, higher customer satisfaction and more time for the important stuff. Stop letting legacy remote support tools get in your way of delivering great IT support to...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    LogMeIn: Smartphone and PC remote support that the pros use.

    LogMeIn Rescue provides instant access to PCs and mobile devices from anywhere in the world. LogMeIn Rescue enables IT to do more: quickly access, diagnose and solve IT problems anywhere. Remote reboot, easy-to-use screens, comprehensive reporting, multiple user sessions, and in-app Chat. Improve productivity, customer satisfaction and resolve issues...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Free 30 Day Trial: Customizable Business Software with Intuit QuickBase

    Intuit QuickBase revolutionizes the way people work by enabling professionals to quickly create their own cloud-based applications and drive vastly improved team productivity. Finding a solution to meet your needs is faster than ever. Come see why over 50 of the Fortune 100 companies trust Intuit QuickBase to help their...

    Provided By Intuit

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Free Virtual Appliance - Free VM Backup - Download for Hyper-V or VMware

    Unitrends Enterprise Backup Free Edition: Enterprise-Class Data Protection for Every Business. Unitrends has provided next-generation enterprise-class data protection to thousands of customers. Now with Unitrends Enterprise Backup™ we are offering a software-only solution available as a virtual appliance for Microsoft Hyper-V and VMware vSphere. Use our Free Edition to...

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  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Active Administrator trial download

    Discover the Power of Total Active Directory Management If you want the most powerful, flexible and full-featured Active Directory management solution on the market, you need Active Administrator. Auditing, delegating permissions, managing Group Policy, granular recovery and more - it's all there, it's powerful and it's so easy anyone...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Dec 2005

    10 common SQL Server problems and solutions

    This list outlines 10 common SQL Server problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar SQL Server problems and an assortment of solutions. From "Out of Space" errors to a database going suspect, this list is great quick reference for every SQL administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users...

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  • Downloads // Mar 2014

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

    Powerful and Unified IT Monitoring Software: From physical to virtual to cloud, get the deep reporting and proactive monitoring you need to stay on top of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time® has customizable and role-based dashboards to monitor Servers, VMs, Applications, Services and the Network across all platforms, on-premise,...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • Downloads // Jul 2004

    Microsoft Access Help Desk Database

    Use this sample Microsoft Access Help Desk database as a simple substitute for commercial help desk software. It provides pertinent customer information with tabs to track call details as well as create reports.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Download your trial of AppAssure (TM) for an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution

    Download your trial of AppAssure™ - an advanced data protection tool that unifies backup, replication and recovery in one software solution. Designed for virtual, physical and cloud environments, AppAssure continually checks and updates your backups to ensure they’ll be ready when you need them. AppAssure stores your backups in a...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Feb 2005

    Create a site for e-commerce with PHP, MySQL, and PayPal

    This how-to article offers step-by-step instructions for adding e-commerce capabilities to your existing Web site using PHP, MySQL, and PayPal. The method outlined here lets you add e-business functionality to your corporate portal without a major allocation of scarce development resources.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jun 2007

    How do I... fill Word form fields with Access data?

    Filling a Word form with Access data can be useful when you need to use Word's formatting features to present that data in just the right way. Fortunately, the process is simple, whether sharing one record or thousands. Access expert Susan Harkins walks through this technique and provides the VBA...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    How to print multiple labels for a single record in Access

    Label printing is often more complex than generating a single label for each record. Users might need one label for multiple records or multiple labels for one record -- or something in between. Susan Harkins offers a VBA alternative that's more flexible than the Access wizard.This article portion of this...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Sample storage service catalog

    This sample Excel worksheet allows administrators to quantify the storage offering for their storage area network (SAN) and data protection infrastructures. The material is an adaptation of the Storage Networking Industry Association's Tiered Services Catalog. Read the related entry in our Servers and Storage blog.

    Provided By Rick Vanover

  • Downloads // May 2014

    IBM Platform LSF Evaluation/Download

    IBM Platform LSF is a powerful workload management platform for demanding, distributed HPC environments. It provides a comprehensive set of intelligent, policy-driven scheduling features that enable you to utilize all of your compute infrastructure resources and ensure optimal application performance.

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Troubleshoot 10 common Exchange problems with these expert answers

    This list outlines 10 common Exchange problems and solutions. This handy two-page list outlines 10 familiar Exchange problems and an assortment of solutions. From user access errors to mail delivery problems, this list is great quick reference for every Exchange administrator.Here's a sample:Number 1: Users cannot access server. -...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2007

    TechRepublic's ultimate guide to enterprise wireless LAN security

    Enterprise wireless LAN security is a persistent concern for every system administrator and CIO. Threats from both within and without the enterprise threaten your data each and every day. This download gives you the basic foundation you need to secure your enterprise wireless connections by detailing security protocols such...

    Provided By George Ou

  • Downloads // Mar 2008

    10 reasons to explicitly convert SQL Server data types

    SQL Server converts data types in two ways -- the way it wants to and the way you tell it to. Most implicit conversions work the way you expect. It's those surprise conversions that cause trouble. Unless you know exactly how SQL Server converts a data type, it's a good...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Feb 2008

    How do I... Add items to an Access combo box on the fly?

    On occasion, an application developer working with Microsoft Access may need a list control that's a bit more flexible by allowing users to update the control's list. Handing over a bit of control, in the right circumstances, can be helpful for everyone, including you. Susan Sales Harkins shows you how...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Jun 2008

    10+ mistakes to avoid when using VBA Recordset objects

    As an Access developer or power user, you won't get far if you can't work with the Recordset object. But it's easy to go astray, and even the most seasoned experts make mistakes. Susan Harkins explains 12 common Recordset pitfalls you can anticipate and avoid.This download is also available as...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    Avoid import glitches when bringing Excel data into Access

    Importing data from Excel to Access can be somewhat dicey. These pointers will help you prepare your data and sidestep common import problems.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Feb 2009

    10 tips for securing a Microsoft Access database

    A few best practices can go a long way toward protecting your Access data from careless or overly curious users. Here are some simple ways to add a few layers of security to a database.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Log errors in Microsoft Access with a simple function

    If you Google "error logging in Microsoft Access," you'll find a number of complex solutions. The process doesn't have to that difficult. Most of us need only a simple function to log specific information about the current error. This download includes a demonstration database and a several .bas module files...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Jun 2009

    10+ tips for working smarter with SQL

    The sharper your SQL skills become, the more robust and error-free your solutions will be. Here are a dozen practical tips to get you started.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    VIPRE® Antivirus + Antispyware Free Trial

    VIPRE Antivirus + Antispyware is high-performance antivirus software that doesn't slow down your PC like older, traditional security products. Old-style antivirus products have stacked layer upon layer of engines, and created bloatware in the process. They slow down your PC, have slow scan times and cause performance problems. VIPRE's...

    Provided By GFI Software, formerly Sunbelt Software

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10+ things I can never find in Access 2007 and 2010

    Even after working a while with Access 2007 or 2010, you may be disoriented if you're used to earlier versions. Susan Harkins offers some help in locating the tools you need.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    Drive and partition backups with dd

    Vincent Danen goes over the basics of using the standard dd tool to back up and copy partitions and drives.

    Provided By Vincent Danen

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10 things you should know about NoSQL databases

    The relational database model has prevailed for decades, but a new type of database -- known as NoSQL -- is gaining attention in the enterprise. Here's an overview of its pros and cons.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Guy Harrison

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    10 things that define a true professional

    You may be a brilliant developer, a highly skilled net admin, or a crackerjack DBA -- but if you're unprofessional, your career is likely to fall short. Alan Norton offers some attributes to strive for.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Alan Norton

  • Downloads // Jan 2012

    IaaS cloud provider comparison spreadsheet

    TechRepublic Enterprise Cloud blogger Thoran Rodrigues compiled the criteria on which to base a side-by-side comparison of infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) cloud providers. Download the article in PDF format and the Excel spreadsheet, which shows the criteria and scoring system for 11 IaaS providers.

    Provided By Thoran Rodrigues

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Big Data in HR and Finance: Understanding the Real Value

    Big Data continues to create new ways of gathering and analyzing information. In the latest research by Harvard Business Review Analytics Services, a real-world lens of big data is provided for HR and Finance. View this infographic below to discover why big data matters to you and your organization.

    Provided By Workday

  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    iAnywhere Solutions - SQL Anywhere Studio 9 Developer Edition for Windows

    SQL Anywhere Studio is a comprehensive package that provides data management and enterprise data synchronization to enable the rapid development and deployment of database-powered applications for mobile, embedded and small to medium sized business (SMB) environments. SQL Anywhere Studio extends the reach of corporate data, information and applications to anywhere...

    Provided By Sybase

  • Downloads // Jan 2004

    Informix Downloads (IBM Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 32bit)

    Informix Dynamic Server (IDS) 9.4 is a best-of-breed online transaction processing (OLTP) database for enterprise and workgroup computing. IDS 9.4 protect data assets in a highly-dependable database management system. High Availability Data Replication (HDR) provides complete turn-key disaster recovery. Enterprise Replication (ER) provides selective replication of data across multiple geographic...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory User Database

    You can use this sample database to maintain user information in Access. Then you can import and export that information into Active Directory.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Nov 2003

    Sample Active Directory Chart

    Figuring out how to properly design an Active Directory environment can be confusing. You can use this sample Visio Active Directory Chart to use as a starting point in designing your Active Directory Forest.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Mar 2005

    12 crucial components of facilities management

    Facilities management in an IT infrastructure involves diligence and coordination of efforts across a number of elements, from climate control and backup power to earthquake safeguards. Yet many facilities managers overlook key details and processes?a surefire way to compromise the reliability and stability of a computer center. This comprehensive list...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Aug 2005

    Seven keys to implementing an ITIL framework

    The IT Infrastructure Library, a group of standards for service, has gained acceptance as a nonproprietary framework for IT projects. Here's a look at how you can integrate ITIL into your organization. Today's business environment demands that IT be more attentive to customer requests by delivering quality solutions and...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Sep 2005

    10 things you should know about working with Microsoft Access reports

    Mastering reporting basics in Microsoft Access is fairly easy, but working most effectively means going beyond the basics. These tips will help you work more efficiently and create better results. When you need to share database information in a consistent and easy-to-read manner, you can use Access' reporting features...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2004

    Sample SLA for outsourced data backups and retrievals

    Use this sample service level agreement (SLA) if your organization is entering into a contract with a third-party provider to outsource your data backups. This sample document will help you understand what should be included in this type of SLA and the legal and operational protections that you need to...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Create Active Directory users and Exchange mailboxes from a CSV file with VBScript

    This VBScript will create Active Directory users and Exchange accounts from a CSV file. Creating users and Exchange accounts can be tedious, especially when user information already resides in your company's HR system. Instead of manually creating an Active Directory user and Exchange account, you can use a script...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Comparison chart of free databases: MySQL 5, SQL Server 2005 Express, and Oracle 10g Express

    If you're trying to choose between the recently released MySQL 5.0, SQL Server 2005 Express Edition, and the beta version of Oracle 10g Express Edition, this quick side-by-side comparison will help you sort out the features. Last fall brought a bumper crop of free database solutions, with the release...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // May 2004

    Master Browser Tool Kit

    Forcing systems to act as Master Browser or Backup Browser (or excluding them from those roles) can help you troubleshoot network problems, but making the needed registry edits can slow you down. This HTA offers a GUI interface to streamline the process.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    IT department report card

    Keeping your IT department running smoothly means staying on top of each critical area of the operation--from change management to virus protection to licensing issues. This tool will help you measure the effectiveness of each aspect of your IT organization and enable you to track potential problems and proposed solutions.Join...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Jan 2006

    Track issued equipment and installed software with these comprehensive worksheets

    You need to account for every piece of equipment you issue and every application you install on user machines--but staying on top of all that recordkeeping can be a nightmare. These worksheets will make it easy to record and review what software is installed where and what equipment has been...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Apr 2005

    20 key features of enterprise backup software

    Choosing the right backup software product requires you to consider a number of factors, from reporting functionality to management features to support for various media, storage devices, and platforms. This list will help you target the features your organization needs in a backup solution.Join the discussion of this download.

    Provided By TechRepublic