Enterprise Software

Practical tips for optimizing SAP, Oracle, Salesforce, and any other enterprise app of your choice.

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Advanced Case Management Leadership Guide

    This guide examines how IBM Case Manager offers an extensible platform for enhancing capabilities and protecting investments with additional value-added ECM capabilities from IBM, as well as industry-specific case management applications and best practices from IBM Business Partners.

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    McGraw-Hill Case Study

    Discover how McGraw-Hill created a Project and Portfolio Management Center of Excellence and cut development times, and improved traceability and reporting. Download the case study and learn how McGraw-Hill established best practices to support the development of innovative products and services with a leading enterprise project and portfolio management (PPM)...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Kansas City Power & Light Quality Management Video

    Kansas City Power & Light (KCP&L), a U.S. energy provider that services over 800,000 customers, shares how HP ALM (Application Lifecycle Management) and the HP Executive Scorecard enable their company to enhance quality management and make informed fact-based decisions with powerful executive reporting tools. Namita Gogumalla, manager of the project...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Podcasts // Jan 2014

    McKesson Cloud Automation Podcast

    Download the podcast on how McKesson accomplished a multi-year, pan-IT management transformation. Learn how McKesson's performance journey, from 2005 to the present, has enabled it to better leverage an agile, hybrid cloud model. How McKesson gained a standardized services orientation to achieve agility in deploying its many active applications is...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Choosing a partner for enterprise cloud production workloads

    Many IT professionals cite loss of control as a barrier to using third-party partners for enterprise cloud construction and management. Read the white paper to learn how IBM SmartCloud Services help knock down this barrier by offering the cost-savings and convenience of a third-party cloud with a web portal that...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Under Cloud Cover: How leaders are accelerating competitive differentiation

    According to a survey by the IBM Center for Applied Insights and Oxford Economics, business leaders are becoming increasingly focused on the business value of cloud. Although the participant's cloud strategies differ in terms of scope, platform and delivery models, the chief takeaway from the survey is that cloud is...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Drivewyze eliminates costly IT infrastructure

    PreClear from Drivewyze is a new weigh-station bypass service that uses cellular and GPS technology to save truckers time, money, and fuel. Drivewyze recently partnered with IBM to migrate its production environment to an IBM SmartCloud Enterprise+ infrastructure. In this recently published case study, you can read about the challenges...

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Jan 2014

    Building A Successful Roadmap to Cloud

    To get the most from your cloud experience, you need a roadmap. Watch the video “Building a Successful Roadmap to the Cloud” to learn how a cloud roadmap can: Ensure that your cloud decisions work together to maximize the overall value to your business Give you greater...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Forrester Total Economic Impact Report- Cloud Infrastructure with Clustered Data ONTAP

    This Forrester study was commissioned by NetApp and highlights the costs and benefits of deploying a cloud infrastructure using Data ONTAP across the enterprise. The results of this study can be used as a guide for enterprises to determine the appropriate benefits for their particular environment. Read on to learn...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IT Infrastructure: From Silos to Optimised Infrastructure Management

    InfoWorld have released the latest results from their IT Monitoring study, evaluating the complexities of managing siloed performance views and the need for a unified IT monitoring approach. This whitepaper provides key insights for IT teams managing traditional and newer technologies across social, cloud and mobile platforms and discusses the...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Enterprise Grade Management for OpenStack

    In this technical detail, we describe how CloudForms offers you a unified management framework with advanced life cycle management capabilities across infrastructure platforms, such as OpenStack, VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, and Amazon.

    Provided By Red Hat

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Whitepaper: Enterprise Grade Management for OpenStack

    In this technical detail, we describe how CloudForms offers you a unified management framework with advanced life cycle management capabilities across infrastructure platforms, such as OpenStack, VMware, Red Hat, Microsoft, and Amazon.

    Provided By Red Hat

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    TechInsights Report: What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    The race for Apps is on. Many IT Executives and Development Managers know they must rapidly accelerate the pace of the business by speeding up application development, testing and deployment through continuous delivery and collaborative DevOps practices. This research paper will help IT leaders understand: * The wide range...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • 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

    HP Converged Infrastructure solutions – Establish a new style of IT

    Every 10 to 15 years, a tectonic shift comes along and re-shapes IT. Status quo IT is no longer an option. Be part of the new style of IT that includes lower cost, greater agility, simplicity, and speed. Sponsored by HP and Intel®:

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Leadership and Technology: Video Communications Benefits Midmarket Enterprises

    Midmarket enterprises strive for success in a highly competitive landscape. Being successful means consistently making smart decisions—including smart technology use. Today, technology should enable an enterprise to meet the needs of its employees and customers; in the future, it should allow businesses to make simple but value-rich changes. Implemented technology...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Leadership and technology: a total-cost-of-ownership comparison for unified communications

    Mid-market enterprises strive for success. Being successful means consistently making smart decisions – including smart technology purchases. Technology should enable a mid-market enterprise to meet the needs of its employees and customers today, and also allow a business to make simple but value-rich changes in the future. Technology must support...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The Forrester Wave: CRM Suite Customer Service Solutions, Q3 2012

    In this report, 18 significant products in the CRM customer services solutions space were evaluated from a broad range of vendors. This report details the findings on how CRM suite customer service solutions measure up and plots where they stand in relation to each other in order to help application...

    Provided By Salesforce.com Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Using Cloud-Based Fax to Minimize Security Breaches and Compliance Risks

    Enterprises that rely heavily on fax view regulatory compliance as a major business component. Non-compliance issues that arise from security breaches and other forms of information leakage often result in substantial regulatory penalties, both civil and criminal. As government regulations regarding information security evolve, the need to align fax systems...

    Provided By OpenText

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Firewall Buyers Guide

    Discusses the ten critical business requirements that your next firewall should address and how to create an RFP and functional test plan to assist in the vendor/solution selection process.

    Provided By Palo Alto Networks

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Real-Time Business: Playing to Win in the New Global Marketplace

    As in other parts of the world, businesses in North America are increasing their use of real-time systems across a range of business functions. This helps them operate more efficiently and with less risk, and meet the needs of their customers more effectively. Yet when it comes to implementing real-time...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Dynamic Business: from Aspiration to Reality

    Becoming dynamic starts with creating the optimal alignment of people, assets, systems and data to maximize results. we look at the challenges facing businesses in the future and define a new vision for how software can evolve to empower people for greater success, predict potential issues and opportunities, and enable...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Agility Gap in Today's Private Clouds

    Find out how Red Hat® CloudForms gives IT administrators and managers a comprehensive solution to optimize their virtual, private cloud, and hybrid cloud infrastructures with advanced capacity planning and sophisticated resource management capabilities.

    Provided By Red Hat

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Cloud Management in a Hybrid Cloud World (Forrester Report)

    In this Forrester report: How the infrastructure/operations (I&O) role changes in a hybrid cloud world. How they accelerate the cloud application delivery life cycle to exceed business expectations of cloud & which management capabilities must be mastered to take on the role of hybrid cloud manager.

    Provided By Red Hat

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Determining Enterprise Readiness to Support Employee-Owned Devices

    The use of employee-owned devices (EODs) within the enterprise has exploded in just two short years. In a number of cases, the use has preceded the implementation of processes and structures to fully support them. As a result, organizations must quickly catch up. Enterprises need a cohesive plan that addresses...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Digital Front Office:Delivering Better Customer Service

    How can you reduce costs and improve customer experiences at the same time? Enterprise content management is the key. With the right solution in place, you can transform the way you do business, providing digital self-service access to transactional content in the formats that match the needs of your customers....

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Windows 8 End User Training Brochure

    Windows has been reimagined to be all about you and your style of working. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites, and more, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing. No matter what you want...

    Provided By Hewlett Packard

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    IDC Whitepaper: Expanding Business Benefit and Lowering Costs Through Desktop Optimization

    This IDC white paper is a succinct and useful white paper for business decision makers. First, IDC sees Windows 7 migration as more than just a Windows upgrade. Second, the white paper explains how MDOP can save you significant time. The white paper also documents savings in areas beyond IT...

    Provided By Hewlett Packard

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    [Video] Into the future: Technology Driven ERP

    In this brief introduction, you will hear how ERP systems are adapting to the changing needs and technologies in business today. Our featured speakers will discuss about the disruptive technologies that are likely to impact your business and why that makes ERP more important than ever. Learn...

    Provided By Epicor

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Research Report: Top Considerations for a Unified Communications Purchase

    If implemented correctly, UC is a powerful technology with a multifaceted value proposition. In addition to lowering the cost of communications, UC can improve productivity by streamlining processes and enabling new processes through creation of communications-enabled business processes. Clearly, the UC market has shifted and organizations currently considering a purchase...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Whitepaper: Midsize TCO Comparison

    Mid-market enterprises strive for success. Being successful means consistently making smart decisions - including smart technology purchases. Technology should enable a mid-market enterprise to meet the needs of its employees and customers today, and also allow a business to make simple but value-rich changes in the future. Technology must support...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Patient Portals: A Platform for Connecting Communities of Care

    Connecting patient health data across the care continuum is essential to achieve improved care, increased access to personal health records and lowered costs. A successful approach rests in having the hospital serve as the connectivity hub for bringing patients, care givers and healthcare professionals together in a secure, online environment....

    Provided By Healthtech Holdings

  • eBooks // Dec 2013

    Agile Portfolio Management eBook

    In order to compete in the 21st century, your company needs to move, pivot and innovate faster than your competitors. Think of the companies, the software and the brands that you admire. They innovate. They design and produce the most coveted new things. They invest in the idea that innovation...

    Provided By Rally Software

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Enabling Safe and Secure BYOD in the enterprise.

    For many, work is no longer seen as a place, but as an activity that is independent of both location and specific technology. With that independence comes increasing diversity in the types of devices used for communication and productivity, and new challenges in terms of managing both personal and corporate...

    Provided By Dell Kace

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Seven Deadly Sins of Agile Measurement

    With Agile scaling to larger and larger projects, programs and organizations, how can you understand the impact it's having, and how do you know what to measure to find out? Get your copy of The Seven Deadly Sins of Agile Measurement. Find out what matters and what doesn't. This paper...

    Provided By Rally Software

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Forrester Wave: Application Life-Cycle Management

    Forrester: Rally Shines for Managing Agile Projects Innovation drives interest in application life-cycle management Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) is going through a period of redefinition and innovation. Firms can no longer accept historical gulfs between business and application development and delivery teams. This Forrester Wave report evaluates the Application Life-Cycle...

    Provided By Rally Software

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    IDC: Leveraging the HP Support Experience for IT Transformation

    IT organizations are now required to support everything from legacy systems and storage to virtualized configurations and cloud-based computing in complex, heterogeneous environments. In this IDC white paper, the increasingly critical role of vendor-supplied external support services is discussed and highlighted in addressing these emerging IT environments going forward. ...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    HP Proactive Care Support Overview

    In a complex environment, many components need to work together effectively. Proactive Care is designed specifically to support these environments and bring together services for problem prevention, rapid problem awareness and notification, rapid connection to expertise, and expedited resolution. Learn about Proactive Care in this paper. HP is the...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Research // Nov 2013

    Support For the New Style of IT : Proactive Care Demo

    When technology issues arise, critical business processes can slow down or stop, and the problem snowballs. HP Proactive Care enables you to anticipate problems and correct them before they disrupt workflow. What are your support challenges, now and for your new IT reality? Explore this demonstration to see how industry...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Why Cloud BI?

    Business Intelligence solutions in the cloud represent the unification of two key trends - the evolution of cloud computing as a cost effective and efficient platform and the use of BI technology to improve the quality and speed of business decisions. Read this short paper to see how to...

    Provided By Birst