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  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Projected Cost Analysis of SAP HANA

    In this thought leadership paper, commissioned by SAP, Forrester Consulting conducted a cost-based analysis on SAP HANA. The company's research found that SAP HANA changes the cost equation through the process of simplification. Read the paper to find out how choosing SAP HANA can help you deliver cost savings for...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Best Practices to make BYOD simple and secure

    Bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programmes and policies empower people to choose the best device to get their work done, including personally-owned consumer smartphones, tablets and laptops. This white paper provides guidance for introducing BYOD to help people become more mobile and productive while IT adapts to consumerisation in a simple, secure and...

    Sponsored By Citrix Systems

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    10 Elements Of a Smart Sales Call Plan

    Ideally a seller is spending as much time preparing for and executing on the ‘what’ as he is deciding on the ‘who’. After all, no matter how well you have refined your target market, figured out the ideal buyer persona, and sharpened your competitive positioning, nothing happens until you engage...

    Sponsored By TAS Software

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Aberdeen Group: Simplify Life at Work with a Single System to Manage Your System

    This Aberdeen's research provides the latest findings on the challenges for businesses without a single system. Read this infographic and learn how a single system provides accurate, easy to find data that enables visibility, collaboration and increase efficiency.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Streamline Processes and Gain Business Insights in the Cloud

    Explore how SAP Business One Cloud solution provides you with all the integrated business management functionality of the SAP Business One application. The cloud-based solution helps you to streamline processes and increases visibility to improve operational efficiency and decision making.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    SAP Solution Brief: Business Management Made Simpler

    Discover how SAP Business One offers an affordable way to manage your entire business - from sales and customer relationships to financials and operations. Designed specifically for small businesses, it helps you streamline processes, act on timely information, drive profitable growth, and outpace the competition.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Next-gen cloud migration strategies

    Most enterprises have embraced the "low-hanging fruit" of cloud services, phasing in SaaS applications and creating IaaS environments for testing and development. As cloud technologies have matured, however, businesses are considering the transfer of more mission-critical systems to cloud resources. This white paper outlines the current state and future plans...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Best Practice Security in a Cloud-Enabled World

    This report explores that security in a fast-paced technology-infused world cries for an “invest once and deploy everywhere” approach. For this to be realized, security must be planned in advance and built-in, yet still be fluidly adaptable to circumstances, and singularly controllable.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Cloud Development and Test Environments

    Every software developer needs the infrastructure to design, develop, test, and deliver custom applications. Microsoft Azure gives you everything you need to provision and manage a complete development and test environment in the cloud. Azure helps you dramatically simplify and speed up the path to running a dev-test environment. And...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • 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

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Forrester: Total Economic Impact™ Of Microsoft SQL Server

    From the information obtained through interviews with six organisations and surveys collected from 48 more, Forrester has constructed a Total Economic Impact (TEI) framework outlining the implementation of Microsoft SQL Server 2012 and/or Microsoft SQL Server 2014. The objective of the framework is to identify the cost, benefit, flexibility, and...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Good Apps, Bad Apps - The Cost Of Creating Exceptional Mobile Moments Through Mobile Apps

    In August 2014, IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the impact of “good” or “bad” mobile applications on a company’s brand, revenue, and cost structure through primary research and the creation of a cost framework and model. Forrester performed three studies to identify the characteristics of good and bad mobile...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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

    The Fundamental Five: Mapping the cloud maturity curve

    Cloud computing has become a business-critical issue, and organisations must take a methodical approach if they are to get the business benefits they have been told—and sold—to expect. This Report will take you through a 5 step approach to get the most out of your cloud.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Technology Business Research: Notebook Reliability

    TBR discusses the reliability found in Dell Notebooks today. This report breaks down the areas most critical to customer satisfaction and how Dell is able to consistently deliver across these criteria. Realise the potential that Dell products, such as Latitude laptops powered by Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family, can offer...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • 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

    A Roadmap to Converged Infrastructure

    Take a trip through the steps of creating and implementing a converged infrastructure. Simplify your management and support resources into one platform with zero worries. Give yourself the ability to manage all your processes with single-pane visibility, keeping the technology costs low and the complexity lower. Let’s Go!

    Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Future of Convergence Is Here

    Discover the major problems that have been facing today’s IT world. The changing landscape of IT over the past decade has seen more and more computer, network and storage solutions, creating a complicated web of siloed technologies that drive up costs and create headaches for those in charge of support....

    Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems

  • 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

    Protecting Your APIs against Attack and Hijack

    The pressure is on to securely connect the enterprise to mobile apps, cloud platforms and developer networks through APIs. But it is a mistake to think you can secure APIs using the same methods and technology as before. APIs have an entirely unique risk profile that must be addressed....

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Five Simple Strategies for Securing APIs

    APIs might represent increased risk for the enterprise, but the potential benefits they bring to an organisation can overshadow any inherent dangers. Read this eBook to understand the 3 attack vectors or watch with APIs, and 5 simple strategies to secure your APIs.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Choosing the Right API Management Solution for the Enterprise User

    This whitepaper considers a system that regulates security protocols and automates access for APIs, promoting a secure yet intuitive platform for API delivery. Read now to also discover the basic functional areas of API management, including: API lifecycle management Developer enablement and community building API monetisation

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A How-to Guide to OAuth & API Security

    This informative whitepaper describes what OAuth is and how it fits into a complete API security solution. Read now to understand the complexity of implementing OAuth, and how you can make an OAuth implementation simple for your organisation.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Best Practice Security in a Cloud-Enabled World

    This report explores that security in a fast-paced technology-infused world cries for an “invest once and deploy everywhere” approach. For this to be realized, security must be planned in advance and built-in, yet still be fluidly adaptable to circumstances, and singularly controllable.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Video - HP LiveVault

    This video is a demonstration of how LiveVault, a cloud-based server data protection solution from HP Autonomy, can be used to protect critical file data stored on a HP StoreEasy Storage appliance.

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Choosing Cloud Backup Services: a Guide for SMBs

    This whitepaper helps demystify how you can address your data protection needs in your small- to medium-sized business and select the best online backup service to meet your needs. Read more...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Best Practices for Selecting a Web Application Scanning (WAS) Solution

    This checklist of best practices will save you time and help you understand what to look for when selecting a WAS solution, whether you have a handful of apps or thousands. Learn more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web Application Security for Dummies

    This book simply explains all about web application security. After reading this book you'll know how to use a web application security scanner to quickly find vulnerabilities and remediate them for stronger security. Learn more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Six Essential Elements of Web Application Security

    This whitepaper highlights the six key best practices that industry-leading organizations are using in their web application security efforts while reducing resource requirements and lowering the TCO. Read more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Forrester Report: Build a Better Business Case for UC

    This report details Forrester Research, Inc.’s recommendation for IT professionals building out a Unified Communications and Collaboration infrastructure within their business. The key to success of a UC deployment is delivering benefits to both users and business units. This report guides IT professionals through the key needs, drivers, and likely...

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • 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 // Aug 2014

    Best Practices for Secure Mobile Access

    Organizations today are eager to reap the benefits of a mobile workforce but cannot afford to sacrifice security. Learn how you can implement secure mobile access in a controlled, step-by-step manner, so you can empower your mobile workforce while ensuring the security of your enterprise. Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • 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

  • 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 // 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...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • 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

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Eliminating Authentication Silos and Password Fatigue with Federated Identity and Access Management

    As enterprises continue to depend on the cloud for delivery of applications and more workers are using multiple types of devices to access those applications, the need to control who has access to what will grow. Too often, users suffer from password fatigue, having to create and remember many log-on...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The Top 8 Considerations to Enable and Simplify Mobility

    Supporting a more mobile workforce and customer base is no longer an option for IT departments — it’s a necessity. IT departments have a huge opportunity to make their enterprises more agile, cost efficient and competitive by embracing the opportunities available through the proliferation of mobile devices and the near-ubiquity...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    How TCO Benefits Make Cloud Computing a No-Brainer for Many SMBs and Mid-Market Enterprises

    Read this white paper to learn how a detailed total cost of ownership (TCO) evaluation shows cloud-based solutions can deliver significant savings compared to on-premises business applications. Cloud computing eliminates the need for individual companies to buy, deploy and maintain IT infrastructure or application software. Cloud computing results in substantial...

    Sponsored By NetSuite

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Making Smarter Mobile Access Decisions

    In spite of the ubiquitous nature of smartphones and tablets in the workplace, these devices can represent a significant threat to corporate data. Find out what IT should know before deciding on the right smartphone and tablet platform, and how Dell™ SonicWALL™ solutions can help meet those needs. Read the...

    Sponsored By Dell Software