E-Commerce

We provide the tips and best practices for maintaining the E-Commerce platform of your choice.

  • White Papers // Apr 2011

    HP Green IT Action Plan

    A Green IT Action Plan for Printing and Imaging According to an April 2008 survey conducted by Forrester Research, 20% of enterprise IT professionals do not have an overall plan for implementing green IT practices, while an additional 35% do not have a plan but are considering one. Yet most...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Podcasts // Dec 2010

    Transforming your Data Center into a Converged Infrastructure

    Today we will discuss how the data center of the future is built upon a Converged Infrastructure with Next Generation HP ProLiant BladeSystems powered by AMD Opteron 6100 series processors, and together they help to show that timing couldn't be better to transform your data center. Sponsored by HP and...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2010

    Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati: HP Managed Print Services and high-efficiency printing with MFPs

    "We just don't hear about printer problems anymore?and haven't since we put the HP Managed Print Services solution in place. We know exactly how much each printer produces and how much we spend for that output. We spend very little time having to manage our print needs. HP does all...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    The Time is Right to Transform the Data Center. Next-Generation Servers Deliver Radical ROI and Form the Foundation for a Converged Infrastructure

    The next generation of technology is available right now to address all of today's most pressing data center challenges including - consolidation, sprawl and, power consumption - while at the same time putting in place the fundamental architecture that will be the foundation of the virtualized, efficient and scalable data...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Greening Terremark Data Centers

    The majority of the largest data centers in the world are run by IT service providers. Most people in the US spend more time at work on systems run by these providers than on their own internal systems. Add personal time and homework support time and the trend is obvious;...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    CONVERGE - 3cV: proven blueprint for virtual and cloud data centers

    Increased demands on IT, coupled with the traditional dedication of physical computing resources, have led to spiraling data center infrastructure costs, equipment sprawl, and time-intensive provisioning and change management requirements. Data center virtualization is an increasingly popular response to this challenge, though server virtualization itself introduces a new set of...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    MGM MIRAGE Reduces the Cost of Delivering IT Projects With CA Clarity PPM

    To ensure it can support business volumes, MGM MIRAGE is continuously investing in a range of IT projects - from server virtualization to new gaming technologies. Without a standardized project management tool or formalized processes, the company lacked complete visibility of how resources and IT budgets were being allocated to...

    Provided By CA

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    TechTeam Global Improves Customer Services and Reduces Cost Through Enterprise IT Management

    TechTeam Global uses a Single-Point-of-Contact (SPOC) model to deliver its services from locations in the United States, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Its SPOC delivery model results in efficiencies and cost savings by integrating self-service, service desk, remote monitoring and on-site support solutions, which are tailored to the specific business...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    IT Compliance and Risk Management: Trends, Challenges, and Best Practices

    The rising cost of compliance, along with the severe penalties that can result from non-compliance-leaves many organizations struggling to meet their compliance requirements in a timely and efficient manner. As today's highly-distributed organizations face increasing compliance complexity from the growth of regulations, ad hoc approaches to compliance can expose these...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // May 2010

    Increase Your Sales With the New CA ARCserve Backup and CA ARCserve D2D r15

    The customer's environment is constantly changing due to data growth, application deployment & upgrades, server virtualization, and remote office expansion. Customers need one's help in making sure they have the right tools for the right situation to better manage these changes while ensuring that their data is protected, recoverable and...

    Provided By CA

  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    How a Fortune 500 Company Increased Sales by Millions Using CA Aion BRE

    Does the organization have valuable information hidden in the raw data stored in the databases? Come to this session to hear how a Fortune 500 company used CA Aion Business Rules Expert (BRE) to uncover complex rules describing relationships between client characteristics, business cycle timing and client purchasing behavior, and...

    Provided By CA

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Unified SOA tools align business and IT

    The ability to map IT infrastructure to the business needs of an enterprise has long been the hallmark of effective IT. Deploying a unified SOA suite is the best way to realise the promises of SOA in aligning business and IT. Integration with BPM magnifies this alignment, delivering even greater...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Dec 2012

    PHH Corporation Standardizes on Oracle Exalogic and Exadata

    Changing business requirements combined with complex integration and time intensive updates were a constant challenge for PHH legacy infrastructure. This increased costs, decreased agility and delayed speed to market. View this Case study video to find out how PHH overcame their issues using Oracle Exalogic.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    The Art of Social Sales

    Most of the time, we don't think of sales as "social." In fact, never is probably more accurate. But when it comes to dealing with the new customer?a social customer?the contemporary sales organization and even the individual salesperson are being forced to rethink how they actually sell. And that can...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Five Tips for Energizing your Sales Organization

    Oracle Accelerate is Oracle’s approach to providing business software solutions to midsize organizations. The program started as a way to quickly implement industry-specific, on-premise ERP solutions by leveraging best practices, rapid implementation tools, and local partner expertise. Accelerate now includes new solutions for Oracle applications that automate specific business processes...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2010

    Building Your Business Case for Best-Practice IT Services Delivery

    This white paper examines various TCO components and complexities, as well as hidden costs, cost avoidance, and business impacts that companies can miss when building their business case. The paper discusses aspects of building a business case in assessing total cost of ownership in delivering best practices through an in-house...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Video Whitepaper: It's All About the Salesperson - Taking Advantage of Web 2.0

    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 // Jan 2010

    Video: Differentiate Your Company With Complete CRM

    This white paper will expand on what Oracle defines as Complete CRM - how businesses can better engage customers and users, manage customer transactions, and analyze results to adapt and take advantage of changing business and economic circumstances to realize greater value from CRM.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    Oracle WebLogic Suite and Oracle SOA Suite

    The focus of this paper is on Oracle WebLogic Suite 11g and Oracle SOA Suite 11g and their relationship to Oracle's broad product family of applications, development tools and management tools. Oracle WebLogic Suite 11g provides the foundation to integrate and run service-oriented applications. Oracle SOA Suite 11g builds on...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    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 // Jun 2010

    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 // Jun 2010

    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 // Jun 2010

    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

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Video: ColorCon Reduces System Issues by 90%

    Listen in as ColorCon talks about improving IT service levels and system availability using Oracle Enterprise Manager.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Video: ColorCon Uses Enterprise Manager for Monitoring Consistency

    Challenged by monitoring multiple data centers, ColorCon discusses how Oracle Enterprise Manager helped improve its monitoring and management consistency.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Video: Equinix Gains Proactive Management with Enterprise Manager

    Equinix discusses how Oracle Enterprise Manager offers proactive Portal monitoring and management.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Managing Risk & Uncertainty - An Executive's Guide to Integrated Bus Planning

    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 // Sep 2008

    The Need for Profitability & Cost Management

    As indirect costs rise and economic pressures increase, the need for profitability and cost management (PCM) also grows. Read this white paper to find out more about how PCM drives business performance by finding drivers of cost and profitability, empowering users with visibility and flexibility, and improving resource alignment.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2009

    Risk Management: Protect and Maximize Stakeholder Value

    Recent economic volatility has given risk management a new focus and eminence. The strongest companies are the ones that are able and willing to adapt, who actively integrate risk management as a critical factor at all levels of management process from strategy to success. Regrettably, organizations have been hampered...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Sep 2009

    Podcast: Globalization Challenges and Opportunities: A Conversation with The Boston Consulting Group's Hal Sirkin

    Listen to this podcast featuring Hal Sirkin, senior partner and managing director at The Boston Consulting Group, to learn about the new Era in international business competition. This podcast will discuss: Global trends in the marketplace The rise in competition due to low operating costs and a rise in...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Enhance Customer Loyalty through Higher Responsiveness

    The economic downturn is forcing businesses to tighten their belts and look for more efficient channels. Using the Internet as a business channel, and sometimes even the only channel, is becoming more prevalent. However, there are significant challenges to being successful at e-commerce. The user experience associated with web applications...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    The Department of Defense and Open Source Software

    Is open source software a viable strategy for large-scale SOA deployments, especially at the U.S. Department of Defense? This white paper looks at the pros and cons of open-source software and helps organizations understand how to build a business case that is based on cost, schedule, performance and risks across...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Sustainability Matters Why & How Bus is Widening Focus to Consider Needs of Stakeholders

    Companies of all sizes and across many industries have realized that traditional ways of measuring business performance do not account for the needs of all stakeholders. In order to ensure sustainability over the long term, management teams must do more than maximize shareholder profits. They must consider the needs of...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Oracle Hyperion Capital Asset Planning Datasheet

    To stay competitive, your organization must have accurate and predictable forecasts. This can be a challenge, though, when 75 percent of companies still use spreadsheets for planning, forecasting, and budgeting capital assets and capital asset-related expenses. Why not eliminate this manual and cumbersome spreadsheet process?one that can easily be tampered...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    Video: Operational Management With Oracle Enterprise Manager

    Watch as Thomas Kurian, EVP of Development and Sushil Kumar, VP of Product Strategy along with Office Depot as they discuss key success factors in end-to-end operational management.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jul 2010

    Business-Driven IT Management

    It's a well-known fact that over 70% of an IT budget goes to "keeping the lights on" and a big part is the cost of managing your IT environment. Traditional IT management uses a wide variety of stand-alone tools to manage different IT segments. With solutions such as virtualization, SOA,...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    The Store: The Last Mile in Delivering Customer-Centricity

    Learn how leading retailers are anticipating and responding to consumer demand where the rubber meets the road: inside the store. In today's competitive business climate, the moment of truth for retailers is reflected in how they deliver a superior customer experience and ultimately complete the sale. This e-book provides real...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2009

    ComputerWorld eBook: Enterprise Management Flyover

    What are the key trends driving IT management? This eBook provides the answers with in-depth articles on how organizations are driving down costs, reducing risks and increasing quality of service and agility. A sample of the selected articles in this eBook provides insight on: Ensuring Web Service Quality for...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Managing for Profitability in Europe

    When managing for profitability, companies depend especially on access to good information on the internal aspects of financial and operating performance in order to allocate resources wisely. Our research among senior finance and IT executives suggests that European companies are investing most aggressively in IT systems that will provide greater...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Myths of the Configuration Management Data Base (CMDB)

    There are many things to consider when implementing a CMDB. The 13 myths described in this white paper, along with the variations described for each, have proven over time to impede the efforts of many. This can occur during the initial design and also as when the transition to adopting...

    Provided By CA