The latest research on how IT is used within the educational sector; and how a business technology career can be enhanced through further education.

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Nine Conversations for Successful BYOD Decision Making

    In recent years, BYOD in the business world has taken on a new aspect: that of mobile devices, particularly driven by the popularity of tablets and SmartPhones. In the last four decades, educational systems have frequently attempted to adopt trends in business to the educational process. The BYOD trend is...

    Sponsored By Dell and Intel®

  • Webcasts // Feb 2015

    The Panasonic Toughpad FZ-E1

    The Panasonic Toughpad tablets help drive efficiency and productivity in ways that were never previously possible. It’s capable of operating outdoors in a variety of extreme and remote environments and it brings together the best of handheld, smartphone and barcode reader functionality into a single rugged and hard working tablet....

    Sponsored By Panasonic

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Stepping up the Battle Against Advanced Threats WP

    The primary approaches used to fight advanced threats over the past several years simply aren’t effective. Traditional methods such as user education, vulnerability patching, and malware detection have failed to protect enterprises against the current threat landscape. Attackers continuously develop sophisticated tactics and evasion techniques to bypass the latest protection...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    InfoArchive Case Study: BMO Harris Bank: Customer Case Study

    With EMC InfoArchive, BMO Harris Bank was able to quickly retire legacy applications and free up dollars for IT innovation. EMC InfoArchive enables quick data retirement, purge and retention policy implementation, and audit functionality.

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Samsung in Education - Innovative Solutions for a New Learning World

    Samsung offering for the education industry is now able to hold up an awe-inspiring learning experience that’s interactive and flexible. This document explores industry trends and Samsung capabilities of supporting staff, teachers and students for a better and smarter education. Download it now to learn how Samsung solutions can help...

    Provided By Samsung

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Lower Risk and Cost with Proactive Information Governance

    Read this white paper to find out how you can help ensure your data assets are available, protected, and managed through their lifecycle by applying proactive information governance for: Organization Location And control

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    ACM Leadership Guide

    As your competition grows, exceptional customer service can help you protect your market share. Discover how a unified, organization wide, customer-centric approach to relevant information can empower your employees, help them make decisions faster and deliver service more efficiently.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jul 2014

    Top 5 Things Every C# Developer Should Know

    C# has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how you can gain deeper intelligence into your code to avoid critical crash causing defects. C# has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how...

    Provided By Coverity

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Tips on Preparing for and Passing the VCP5-DCV Exam

    This paper is aimed at IT professionals who are interested in earning a VMware Certified Professional on Data Center Virtualization (VCP5-DCV) certification. It provides the benefits of having the certification, details for earning the certification, and tips for passing the exam.

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Grid Computing: Optimization Techniques for Skeletons on Grids

    Skeletons are common patterns of parallelism in distributed computing systems. These often-used components, such as farm, map, and pipeline, can be abstracted and offered to application programmers as programming primitives. This article introduces the motivation for implementing algorithmic skeletons and demonstrates use of Lithium, a programming environment based on Java...

    Provided By Intel

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business Value Drivers in Digital Commerce: Key Capabilities for Growing Revenue eBook

    This report will look at how leading organizations influence average order value, customer frequency, and customer satisfaction through customer engagement, precision marketing, and exceptional fulfillment practices. Aberdeen will examine the key drivers and pain points organizations face in relation to their digital strategy and the key differentiating strategies, capabilities, and...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Marketing: Connecting with the Chief Executive Customer

    CMOs and their marketing teams are squarely in the spotlight as organizations look to them to chart a course across today’s turbulent landscape. The pressure is intense, the scope of the challenge unprecedented.

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Jan 2014

    Unum Group DevOps Podcast

    Listen to the podcast on how employee benefits provider Unum Group has been building a DevOps continuum, and is further exploring the benefits of a better process around cloud-assisted applications development and deployment. Featured on the podcast are Tim Durgan, an Enterprise Application Architect at Unum Group, and Petri Maanonen,...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • eBooks // Jan 2014

    Putting the Design in Responsive Design

    Mobile devices are rapidly becoming the predominant consumer choice, with adoption increasing daily as PC sales diminish in response.Designing your digital site for desktop or laptop, as well as tablets and smartphones within a single codebase, is called responsive design. The promise of responsive design? A single, digital site optimized...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The Top Three Characteristics for a Successful Enterprise Mobility Strategy

    Mobile devices can benefit your business by not only allowing your employees to be productive while on-the-go, but also by enhancing your business processes and service delivery. However, IT must create a proactive, institution-wide mobile strategy in order to capitalize on these benefits. Read this white paper to learn...

    Provided By SAP

  • Resource Center // Nov 2013

    IBM System and Software Engineering Solution trial sandbox

    The Rational solution for systems and software engineering is an integrated solution that helps teams specify, design, implement, and validate complex products and the software that powers them. The solution offers an integrated set of capabilities that enables you to predictably deliver competitive, high-quality products while meeting regulatory and compliance...

    Provided By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2013

    Smarter Analytic Self Assessment Tool

    Analyze Your Analytics. Find out how smart your organization is about using analytics, compared to the competition. Complete this short assessment. You will receive personalized recommendations for improvement and optimization, based on your profile and answers. Interested in Data Analytics? Access Mastering Business Analytics HUB today to get an...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Successful EHR Change Management

    There are many important factors to consider when rolling out an EHR implementation, and one of the most important is getting your people behind the change. This paper walks you through the process of making sure employees have the tools, training and support to navigate the transition successfully.

    Provided By HP and Intel®

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    RECON - A Controlled English for Business Rules

    Capturing business rules in a formal logic representation supports the enterprise in two important ways: it enables the evaluation of logs and audit records for conformance to, or violation of, the rules; and it enables the conforming automation of some enterprise activities. The problem is that formal logic representations of...

    Provided By National Institute of Standards and Technology

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    How Apollo Group Evaluated MongoDB

    Apollo Group, best known as the parent company of the University of Phoenix, sought to build a cloud-based learning management platform and needed a new data store to support it. After a thorough evaluation, Apollo Group selected MongoDB for its ease of use, performance, availability, and cost effectiveness. This paper...

    Provided By The MongoDB Company

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Predictive Maintenance for Manufacturing - How to improve productivity, minimize downtime and reduce costs

    Your goal is clear -- produce high-quality goods while optimizing resources at every step of production. And in today's uncertain economy, cost-control efforts may never have been more important. Unscheduled downtime because of equipment failure can have a serious impact on your organization's bottom line. Download this white paper from...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Backup Software: Nine Must-Ask Questions

    Applications that give your business the ability to catalog, track and retrieve tape-backup data should be low maintenance, easy to use and flexible. Here’s a short list of features to consider.

    Provided By Iron Mountain

  • Podcasts // Feb 2013

    Elearning gives Catapult Technology a competitive advantage

    Katie Cawood from Catapult Technology describes how Skillsoft has helped Catapult employees earn over 150 certifications in the last three years. In turn, this has helped them win new contracts—they're constantly recognized as a growing company. Skillsoft gave them the resources to successfully compete against much larger companies for...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Frost & Sullivan Market Insight: How Unified Collaboration Transforms Education

    Read about the key trends to make the most of your enterprise video & unified communications initiatives. Education institutions are one of the top growing adopters of rich media collaboration and video solutions. The use of a video conferencing solution can enhance collaboration in the education network and extend e-learning...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Video Collaboration in Education: Building a Foundation for the Digital Age

    Video communication is becoming more common in education at all levels around the world, as the walls between classrooms disappear. This Center for Digital Education white paper shows how video collaboration is an essential part of the education environment that enables cost savings, engages students and creates a more productive...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Music Performance and Instruction over High-Speed Networks

    High-speed IP networks are creating opportunities for new kinds of real-time applications that connect artists and audiences across the world. A new generation of audio-visual technology is required to deliver the exceptionally high quality required to enjoy remote performances. This paper describes how the Manhattan School of Music (MSM) uses...

    Provided By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Analyst Report: Forrester - Continuous IT Availability

    In just the past few years, discussions of acceptable downtime and data loss have shifted from hours and minutes to seconds, and for many organizations, the discussion has shifted to continuous availability. This Forrester Technology Adoption Profile examines how IT decision-makers’ expectations and approaches are evolving to address increasing demands...

    Provided By EMC

  • Videos // Feb 2013

    Red Hat Webinar: Bringing Scale-out NAS to Amazon Web Services

    Intelitek, a world-leading developer and supplier of comprehensive e-learning solutions for online training, needed a scalable, flexible, and affordable cloud computing infrastructure to meet the demands of its target markets. With Red Hat Storage deployed on Amazon Web Services (AWS), Intelitek gained a highly available and scalable network-attached storage (NAS)...

    Provided By Red Hat AU

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Dynamically Self-Adjusting Cache Replacement Algorithm

    The concept of caching is a fundamental feature in modern computing architectures and has no doubt, found wide applications in diverse areas. Performance evaluation of systems is functionally related to how caching is implemented on a given computing platform, a metric influenced by the cache replacement policy. This paper describes...

    Provided By Olabisi Onabanjo University

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Solution Brief: FSR: Internal reporting process automation

    To respond and adapt to the many market challenges you face in today’s economic environment, management requires more robust discussion and analysis within their business reports. Read this brochure to see how IBM® Cognos® software can streamline management reporting, discussion and analysis to help you make better decisions based on...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    A Soft Computing Approach for User Preference in Web based Learning

    The web-based learning system has emerged as a new means of skill training and knowledge acquisition, encouraging both academia and industry to invest resources in the adoption of this system. Users have been widely recognized as being a key group in influencing the adoption of such systems. Thus, their attitudes...

    Provided By International Journal of Computer Applications

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    How SkillSoft Learning Impacts Performance of Individuals and Organizations

    Headline: Use Learning to Achieve a Business Advantage Over Your Competition Research shows that organizations with a strong learning culture outperform their peers in terms of innovation, productivity, quality, and market leadership. So if organizations can use learning as a lever to achieve business advantage, who should they turn...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • Podcasts // Dec 2012

    Arinc prepares managers for project management certification

    ARINC utilizes Skillsoft project management content, creating learning programs aligned to various levels of projects. Skillsoft resources also help their PMPs maintain certification with PDUs.

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Searching in the Dark: A Framework for Authenticating Unknown Users in Online Social Networks

    Authenticating users in Online Social Networks (OSNs) is different from traditional authentication, because the participants in the authentication may not share any prior secret information. In this paper, the authors propose a decentralized authentication framework to help users authenticate unknown users in an OSN. In their framework, a user requests...

    Provided By Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Avoid danger in your Data Center with ServerLIFT Advanced Server Handling Solutions.

    How many people does it take to install a switch? Manually moving IT equipment increases risk of injuries and reduces efficiency. Servers and other rack-mounted equipment can weigh up to 500 pounds. Many equipment manufacturers recommend using 2-4 people to install equipment. However, even with four people, lifting the equipment...

    Provided By ServerLIFT

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Intelligent Online E-Learning Systems: A Comparative Study

    The growth in the field of Information Technology (IT) has been very fast in last few decades and the various applications depending on IT are also changing very drastically. One of the very popular IT applications is online teaching and learning. The main focus of this paper is to survey...

    Provided By International Journal of Computer Applications

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Development of an Information & Communication Technology (ICT) Business Model for Electronic Learning (e-Learning)

    The e-learning industry has been realized as a solution to high demand for tertiary education and population growth in developing countries. Lack of facilities such as lecturer rooms, halls of residence and the high cost of building new facilities have made E-Learning an attractive alternative. Although in University of Cape...


  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    550 Global IT Execs Share IT Outsourcing Strategies

    Find out what's on the minds of 550 global executives as they prepare IT strategy for 2013. This in-depth report, commissioned by Savvis, is based on independent research conducted by Vanson Bourne, and shares the key learnings and strategies of the execs, including their 2013 goals, attitudes, issues and potential...

    Provided By SAVVIS

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    E-Education Using Cloud Computing

    With the rapid development of modern knowledge society, there is an increasing demand of E-Education, that stress students' interaction when the availability of educational information and content is growing exponentially. National long-term plan of educational development and reform has point out that information technology has revolutionary impact on educational development....

    Provided By The World

  • Webcasts // Sep 2012

    Google Faculty Summit 2012: Online Learning

    In this webcast, the presenter will explain about the online learning. The presenter going to share about the experience in the online learning and massive opportunities by using the online learning.

    Provided By Oleksiy Kovyrin