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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Absolute Scalability: SoftLayer improves IT staff efficiency by 15% while introducing more flexible services for customers with Dell storage

    These days, just about all organizations need to invest in information technology in one form or another, whether it's managed in-house or via an outsourcing arrangement. Either way, deciding on the amount of IT resources to purchase is usually a guessing game. Companies often overbuy to accommodate peak demand, wasting...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Feb 2011

    Firewall Management Service

    As organizations conduct more of their core business processes over the Internet, security risk grows. Around-the-clock firewall monitoring and management are essential to safeguard the IT infrastructure and manage risk effectively. Firewall management is resource-intensive and requires a high level of expertise to prevent unauthorized access and costly breaches....

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Dell - Simplified IT Support for Customized Mobility

    Notebook computer and mobility solutions are increasingly more important to business of all sizes. In this TechRepublic Resource Guide on Notebook Mobility, explore the most promising tips and best practices to overcome the most common challenges for mobile notebook computers organizations of all types and sizes. You will also gain...

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  • Tools & Templates // Sep 2009

    Green IT Impact Calculator

    Quantify the Impact of Green IT Virtualization Investments. Welcome to the Green IT Impact Calculator. This worksheet enables you to estimate the impact of virtualization investments to drive Green IT benefits within your organization. Simply check off areas of importance to you and provide your internal estimates. Your input will...

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  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    HotSchedules Video

    HotSchedules, an online software-as-a-service application, eases transition to Microsoft? Windows Server? 2008 OS by tackling problems associated with using too much power, bandwidth, and space.

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Dell? Proconsult Windows 7 Readiness Assessment FAQ

    What is the Microsoft?Windows?7 Readiness Assessment (W7RA)? W7RA is a gap analysis of a customer's ability to migrate to Windows 7 in a given timeframe. Your migration project is evaluated in terms of Dell's Best Practices learned from internal and customer Windows 7 migration projects. Can Dell use reports for...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Poweredge Nehalem Hyper-V

    Dell, Intel & Microsoft are delivering the performance, scalability, and availability needed to virtualize mission-critical applications and to increase consolidation ratios across the data center. Virtualization on industry stnadard servers has changed the economics of the data center, enabling IT organizations to consolidate multiple applications per server, to deploy new...

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Delivering a "Wow" Customer Experience

    In today's environment, companies can't just compete on price and product. They must also deliver a great customer experience. Rich Caballero, vice president of product management at Oracle, explains the difference between a miserable customer experience and a "wow" one.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Increasing Sales Productivity

    In sales, lost time equals lost money. Steve Diamond, senior director of product marketing at Oracle, describes how an easy-to-use on-demand CRM solution can improve productivity at every stage of the sales cycle.

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  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    All Things On Demand

    Traditional customer relationship management (CRM) systems fall short when it comes to usability, deployment and payment speed. Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) 1.0 offers such features, but it is limited in other respects. Adam May, director of product management at Oracle, explains how Oracle On Demand provides all of the business features users...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2009

    Video Whitepaper: Managing Risk & Uncertainty

    A time of unprecedented market volatility and competition calls for a new business strategy. Integrated business planning can help you keep your finger on the market pulse, reduce planning iterations, accelerate decision making, and ensure that your plans are more actionable and your forecasts are more accurate, regardless of market...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Oracle Real Application Clusters One Node: Better Virtualization for Databases

    Availability is a growing concern for all customers. Information, and the databases underlying that information, have become more and more integral to business processes and products. Simply put, windows of downtime for planned maintenance no longer exist. This informative white paper explains how the new Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC)...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Video: Rapid Bottleneck Identification: A better way to do load testing

    Watch the free, on-demand video to learn how to easily launch a critical Web application. Ensuring good application performance is crucial, but time is short. How can you optimally test the application and still meet your deadlines? Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Winning in Today's Environment: Six Imperatives for the Chief Sales Officer

    To quote Charles Dickens, is it the best of times or the worst of times? Well, for leading sales executives there has never been a greater opportunity to convert their organization's top challenges into decisive opportunities they can leverage to gain measurable competitive advantage. Download the Oracle CRM White Paper,...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Sun SPARC Enterprise T5440 Server Architecture

    Data centers have increasingly become the areas of focus for organizations needing to maximize their IT services' flexibility, performance, and overall return on investment (ROI). Most organizations are also fully aware of their need to minimize their exposure to reliability and serviceability issues. Choosing the right server architecture and deployment...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Exalogic & Exadata: The Optimal Platform for ATG

    Increasing conversion rates in an ever-more competitive eCommerce environment is critical to ensuring success in a fragmented and global eCommerce landscape. But when top-line revenue growth is coupled with bottom-line benefits, the benefits to an organization's return on investment are substantial. For a typical top 500 Internet Retailer, an additional...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Delivering Enterprise Value with Oracle Governance, Risk & Compliance

    Organizations spend more money on risk management and compliance than they should, largely due to inefficiency. In a complex and changing business environment, manually managed and fragmented risk and compliance programs can cripple organizations' agility, performance, and competitiveness. Success therefore requires that an or?ganization integrate, build, and support business process...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Balance Risks to Improve Performance

    A white paper on how the Oracle Enterprise Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) Applications Suite can help present a unified view of risks across an organization and build lasting risk management procedures to improve the certainty of business results.

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  • Videos // Sep 2010

    Rapid Bottleneck Identification - A Better Way to do Load Testing

    Rapid bottleneck identification (RBI) is a new testing methodology that allows quality assurance (QA) professionals to very quickly uncover Web application performance limitations and determine the impact of those limitations on the end user experience. Developed through years of testing engagements across all types of platforms, the RBI methodology dramatically...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Unleashing Application Performance with Solid-State Drives and Sun Servers

    This white paper, intended for executives and managers, describes how Oracle's Sun servers-equipped with flash-enabled solid-state drives (SSDs)-offer dramatic improvements to high-performance computing (HPC), Web 2.0, and datacenter application performance. In many environments today, high-performance CPUs must wait while data is delivered from the storage subsystem; even the fastest hard...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Measuring the TCO of Tape Storage Solutions

    This tutorial presents a framework and financial methodology for deciding whether an enterprise should replace its current "status quo" tape storage solution with a new "proposed" solution, and the economics related to that decision. The framework and methodology are explained by following an illustrative business case from beginning to end....

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Sep 2010

    Gain Greater Application Performance and Scale Webcast

    Join Oracle's Director of Strategic Applications Engineering, Brad Carlile, for a complimentary Webcast. Learn how to gain greater application performance and scalability, while also reducing costs and simplifying administration.This webcast will explain how Oracle offers something truly new in enterprise IT: a unified, tested and proven platform that delivers application...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Sep 2010

    SPARC Server Refresh Webcast

    Join us for a complimentary Webcast that will enable you to optimize datacenter efficiency and reduce TCO ? all without sacrificing performance or impacting service levels. Oracle's Tom Atwood, Senior Principal Product Director and Gary Combs, SPARC Specialist will discuss how you can refresh legacy systems onto the latest server...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Sep 2010

    Oracle + Sun Product Strategy Webcast Series - SPARC Enterprise Servers

    Oracle invites you to view our Oracle + Sun Product Strategy Webcast series. You'll get the chance to learn more about the combination of Sun and Oracle?and what it means for you. These informative, on-demand sessions offer strategies for Sun's major product lines related to the combination, explain how Oracle...

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  • Videos // Sep 2010

    Oracle + Sun Product Strategy Webcast Series - Sun Blade Systems

    Oracle invites you to view our Oracle + Sun Product Strategy Webcast series. You'll get the chance to learn more about the combination of Sun and Oracle?and what it means for you. These informative, on-demand sessions offer strategies for Sun's major product lines related to the combination, explain how Oracle...

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  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Four Secrets to Innovating with Packaged Applications

    Thousands of Oracle Applications customers have appropriated significantly more value out of their packaged applications investments by innovating on the industry-leading Oracle SOA Suite. Based on these customer successes, Oracle has identified four innovation secrets that every applications customer ought to know about. This session analyzes these secrets and shares...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    All SaaS is Not Created Equal

    No longer the new kid on the block, SaaS CRM has evolved into a mature software category. Yet unlike many other industries where products become more commoditized over time, the differences between SaaS CRM offerings have never been more pronounced. While you may be tempted to make a purchase decision...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    How do you know if your Talent Management Strategy is Creating Value

    Keeping up with the speed of business is no small task. Organizations today have constant and increasing pressures from shareholders, stock analysts, customers, and employees to execute better, faster, and cheaper, while continuing to increase value. The natural cycle of talent management creates an everchanging priority list coming from multiple...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: The ROI of Rewarding Talent

    Investment in talent surpasses the ROI from most other assets and processes in organizations. Can you show how talent investments pay back? This webcast introduces a ROI methodology most often applied to measure the success of talent management investments. A case study will be presented to describe how one organization...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: ROI Speak! Use Business Language to Make Your Case

    Do you speak language understood by your CFO, CIO and CEO? To get and keep a seat at the executive table, senior HR and talent leaders need to communicate in the language of business, especially when making their ROI case for talent initiatives. This webcast will cover a successful talent...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Human Capital Institute Webcast: Talent for Profit

    Is your talent leveraged as a profit source or regarded as a cost center? How much revenue do your top performers produce? The answers to these questions depend largely on the analytics you use to demonstrate that talent is a leading indicator of financial success vs. a lagging indicator. That...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Shield Your applications from Catastrophe

    Whether they reside on the company's internal servers or are accessible via the Web, the applications a business uses to run its operations are ever-growing. IT needs to ensure that the applications meet optimal performance levels in terms of business priority and user satisfaction. This white paper discusses two important...

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  • White Papers // Nov 2008

    Total Economic Impact of Oracle Identity Analytics

    Demonstrate both compliance and cost savings at the same time with a risk-adjusted, quantitative model. Based on real customers' data, this comprehensive study walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations for compliance and streamlined access, and guides you in computing cost savings with identity & access governance solution. Readers can use...

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  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Forrester Study: The Total Economic Impact of Oracle Identity Analytics

    Based on real customers' data, this comprehensive study walks through detailed return-on-investment (ROI) calculations for compliance and streamlined access, and guides you in computing cost savings with identity & access governance solution. Use the model suggested in this report to design your implementation to quicken results and calculate cost savings.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    Is Your CRM Solution Keeping Up with the Times?

    Many companies have significant existing investments in on-premises CRM software. Unfortunately, the robust CRM applications of just a few years ago lack the key capabilities businesses now need to remain relevant and competitive. Users of these applications can achieve significant benefits in productivity, customer knowledge, and performance by upgrading to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Managing Oracle App Server with Oracle Enterprise Manager

    Organizations have to be agile to compete globally and adapt to changes in technology. Most organizations run middleware applications based on disparate systems and technologies. However, use of these disparate technologies poses many challenges and complexities to the administrators, including over-inflated management costs. This white paper outlines some common challenges...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Connect and Empower Mobile Salespeople

    Welcome to CRM in the era of mobility. This evolution stands finally to extend the value of CRM from the management suite down to the field salespeople to whom it was previously an annoyance. Instead of setting out to create an application that would be useful to sales managers, the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    Drive Sales Effectiveness with Enterprise-ready Web 2.0 Solutions

    Similar to how Web 2.0 applications like Facebook and Twitter have changed how people communicate and interact within personal social networks, salespeople need comparable applications that facilitate collaboration within enterprise social networks and increase their sales effectiveness. They need applications that work the way they do and increase their efficacy...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2009

    Webcast: Drive Increased Sales Productivity

    Driving increased sales productivity is all about accelerating growth in a competitive environment, increasing sales capacity and coverage, improving sales execution skills, and transforming the sales organization into a more dynamic, efficient, and successful profit engine. This webcast PowerPoint presentation and transcript presents each of these four topics and provides...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Videos // Dec 2010

    Datacenter Consolidation and Security

    Learn how Oracle can help you reconcile your datacenter consolidation initiatives with mandates for data and application security. This webcast will address critical security issues involving data encryption, application isolation, and system standardization that are critical to successfully consolidating datacenter operations. Hear from Oracle Senior Director Greg Crider why an...

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