Enterprise Software

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

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Enterprise Information Management: Address your Information Governance

    Enterprise information is growing at an exponential rate, where business application are moving from the desktop to a variety of mobile devices and where information itself resides anywhere- on premise or in the cloud. The firewall is no longer the “boundary” of the business, making it harder than ever to...

    Sponsored By OpenText

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Essential Features of a Modern Accounting System

    Learn the 4 essential features to bring your accounting system out of the Stone Age. Modern businesses are, by their nature, complex. But if you're using an accounting system that forces you to struggle with manual processes -- limiting your flexibility and draining your productivity -- you might as...

    Sponsored By Intacct

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Advanced Threat Protection with Dell SecureWorks Security Services

    This paper distinguishes between and discusses the various types of advanced threats, the actors, their motives and processes, and provides a roadmap for how to enhance your security posture to better detect and resist them, including Advanced Persistent Threats (APT). This roadmap also includes information on how Dell SecureWorks services...

    Sponsored By Dell SecureWorks

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Next Generation Financial Management Systems

    Accounting hasn't changed much over the past 500 years, but business needs sure have. Traditional accounting systems and old school practices that once worked are no longer getting the job done. Read the eBook to discover how savvy CFOs are taking advantage of new technologies to become more strategic.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Business Driven Insights

    Finance leaders are under pressure to provide insights beyond the numbers. They need to help their organizations make strategic decisions better, faster, and with more predictable outcomes. Unfortunately, traditional ERP is incapable of getting you there. Watch the video to discover how Workday can—and all in the cloud.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Financial Management Overview

    Workday Financial Management is transforming enterprise finance. Watch the product preview to learn how Workday can help you empower your organization with a full range of financial capabilities, relevant analytics and metrics, and fully auditable process management.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Mobile

    Mobile devices are changing the way every-day work gets done. To ensure your workforce has the necessary insight, information, and intelligence, they must be armed with mobile apps that make work seamless. Watch the video to discover how Workday gives your workforce the freedom to be productive anytime, anywhere.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: HCM

    Is your talent management strategy in sync with your HR goals? The health of your organization depends on how well you align your workforce with the rest of your business. Watch the Workday HCM product preview to see how a unified system in the cloud can help your organization thrive.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Business Process Framework

    In this video demonstration, you will get an inside look at two specific features of Workday: Configurable Business Processes and Calculated Fields. With these two features alone, processes can be configured to ensure adherence to your company's policies and needs.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Optimizing HR Investment

    Workday helps you analyze the business impact of workforce investment strategies and optimizes your investment in people. In this video, you will see how Workday helps business users analyze the business impact of workforce investment strategies, control and analyze workforce costs, monitor the business leadership pipeline, and more.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Considerations for Maximizing Analytics Performance

    In this report, Philip Howard of Bloor Research compares performance capabilities of the leading business intelligence platforms. Companies studied in this comparison are IBM® (Cognos, DB2 with BLU Acceleration), SAP (BusinessObjects, HANA), Oracle (Business Intelligence, Exadata) and Microsoft (Business Intelligence, SQL Server). His conclusion: "DB2® with BLU Acceleration should not...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Supporting Workforce Mobility: Best Practices in Enterprise Mobility Management

    Success in meeting today’s dynamic organizational requirements is dependent on your ability to securely and reliably empower a mobile workforce through every type of device, whether owned by the business or by an employee. Read this whitepaper to learn the essential practices in Enterprise Mobility Management that will lay the...

    Sponsored By FrontRange Solutions, Inc

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    5 questions organizations with complex labor rules should be asking

    This briefing asks five tough questions about how you manage complex labor rules. By answering these questions, you can identify an adaptable scheduling system that best suits your workforce and business requirements.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Add resilience to your steel supply chain

    This briefing shows what leading steel manufacturers such as ArcelorMittal and Ruukki are doing differently. The main question is, “How resilient is your supply chain?” With in-depth analyses you can see where you can improve.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Add agility to your aluminum supply chain

    This briefing details how to add agility to your aluminum supply chain by implementing the Quintiq metals solution used by leading manufacturers such as Aluar, Novelis and Sapa. Plan across multiple levels and horizons for increased success.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Benefit from operational flexibility with an integrated supply chain solution

    This briefing details how companies in the automotive logistics industry can benefit from operational flexibility with an integrated supply chain solution. With Quintiq you can improve delivery reliability and gain savings.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Research Report: 2013 Cost of Cyber Crime Study

    A Ponemon Institute research study sponsored by HP is based on a representative sample of 60 organisations in various industry sectors. Read this report now to learn how this benchmark research quantifies the economic impact of cyber attacks and observe cost trends over time.

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Infographic: Fight Cyber Crime

    A Ponemon Institute infographic sponsored by HP presents a quick and clear information on how to fight Cyber Crime. Download this report now to learn how HP helps organisations identify the source of security attacks and solve them before incurring costly downtime.

    Sponsored By HP

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    AccessTesting - What is application lifecycle management

    Access Testing provides organisations with a comprehensive range of testing services covering technical, customer based and business Requirements Quality Assurance. This short video illustrates how teams can gain greater transparency into testing and QA processes. Access Testing ALM helps teams to visualise and address their greatest project challenges in one...

    Sponsored By Access Testing

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Requirements Quality Assurance

    This whitepaper will help readers to understand the nature of Application Lifestyle Management. Learn how ALM helps to define, measure, improve and manage the specifications within your organisations systems engineering process and associated quality assurance projects. Many organizations are recognizing the critical nature of ALM and how it assists to...

    Sponsored By Access Testing

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service

    Modern organizations are under intense pressure to provide accurate, reliable, and speedy financial information to business decision-makers. Furthermore, complying with global standards has become more of a headache than ever before. How do you know if financial management in the cloud is right for you? This data sheet takes an...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Report on How Human Capital and Talent Technology are Influencing Global Business

    Examing survey results from a poll of senior business leaders and human resource executives, this joint report from Deloitte and Oracle takes a closer look at how businesses are using human capital management (HCM) technology to meet their growth goals. Download now to take an in depth look at this...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The New Business of Business Leaders: Hiring and Onboarding

    This paper explores the role of business leaders in driving talent management functions, specifically around hiring and onboarding challenges. It discusses how talent intelligence helps business leaders find better candidates faster, make better build/buy/rent decisions, decrease new hire time-to-proficiency, and decrease the number of new hires who quickly leave.

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Deal Management Mobilized: How the Best-in-Class Close the Sale Anywhere, Anytime, with Any Device

    Dramatic shifts in workplace norms as a result of remote sales teams are now a reality, as field-based personnel perform so many vital selling and strategic account management business functions, more effectively armed with tablets than ever before. Aberdeen research conducted for Sales Performance Management 2012: How the Best-in-Class Optimize...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Keeping PACE with Best Practices in Sales Performance Management

    Recent Aberdeen research conducted for Motivate, Incent, Compensate, Enable: Sales Performance Management Best Practices (January 2013) reveals a number of specific best practices that sales leaders — and their vital sales operations support teams — can adopt, in order to create more opportunity for them to achieve Best-in-Class performance. This...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Eliminating the Noise: Best Practices for the Five W’s of Sales Intelligence

    Much as a journalist is expected to report on the “who, what, when,” etc. when filing their story, professional business-to-business (B2B) sales reps are more likely to open doors, nurture opportunities, and close deals when they know more about their prospect or customer. Sales Intelligence, as a broad category of...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong - Profit Magazine

    Everything You Know About Sales is Wrong. Daniel Pink, author of the book, To Sell Is Human unveils the secrets to selling - what makes sales people tick and the traits that make the best sellers successful in today’s marketplace.

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    InfoWorld Report: From Silos to Optimised Infrastructure Management

    This report discusses the challenges IT teams face managing traditional and newer technologies and the impact of silo performance views on their ability to deliver business objectives: Best Practices to "tear down" silos Cloud, big data, mobility and collaboration adoption guidelines 4 steps for achieving a unified view...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Supporting a New Style of IT: The Value of the 3rd Platform

    This new IDC whitepaper (created January 2014) outlines the HP Support Portfolio and discusses in detail, Datacenter Care, Proactive Care, Foundation Care and Lifecycle Event Services.  IDC discusses how the New Style of IT presents new support challenges and how the HP Support portfolio helps customers with these issues.  ...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SANS 20 Critical Security Controls

    The Critical Security Controls (CSC’s) are rapidly being adopted by companies and government agencies in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere to increase visibility into advanced threats, to shore up defenses, and ultimately for benchmarking and to improve risk posture.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Tolly Test Report: IBM Security Web Gateway Appliance

    The report summarizes the Tolly Group’s evaluation of the performance characteristics of the IBM Security Web Gateway AMP 5100 Appliance. It finds the IBM appliance to be 100% effective in blocking inline-preventable web threats and attacks, as well as being powerful and easy to use.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Webcasts // Mar 2014

    Forrester: Better Outcomes, Faster Results – A Path to Continuous Delivery

    Conditioned by experiences with mobile and cloud-based software, customers are demanding faster responsiveness to their needs. Winning or losing customers now depends on your ability to remove delivery barriers so you can produce high-quality applications on demand. The race for customers is on—are you prepared to win? Watch this...

    Sponsored By HP

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    The Outside-in Approach to Order Fulfillment: Providing a Seamless Customer Experience eBook

    This report, based on several Aberdeen surveys, will identify best practices and potential improvements in revenue and profit margins.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Strategies to Capture Greater Value from Systems Engineering analyst paper (Taxal)

    This paper discusses the practices that companies should explore to move beyond traditional PLM and ALM to realize the broader capabilities of systems engineering for reducing time to market, meeting regulatory compliance mandates and improving product quality.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Rationalizing the software development lifecycle in systems engineering (Ovum)

    Software is not only changing the nature of products, but also the nature of systems engineering. Across many product industry sectors, software is arguably accounting for the lion's share of innovation. For many product engineering organizations, the growth of software content is raising the urgency to ingrain systems engineering mentality...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Unit testing: the key to quality in smarter products

    Innovative and high-quality software is now not only a key driver for business success in many industries;it is also critical for building a smarter planet. Yet as companies race to meet tight deadlines, they often have to hack code and drop features. All the while, customer demands for faster delivery...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Feb 2014

    Turning product development into competitive advantage (Exec Brief)

    We rely on smarter products each day, from cell phones and home appliances to cars and airplanes. The software embedded in these products delivers greatly increased functionality, but it also introduces a complex new set of development challenges.  The reality is that product manufacturers are now also becoming software companies,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Systems Engineering for Dummies

    This IBM Limited Edition ebook, "Systems Engineering For Dummies," explains what systems engineering is and how it can help you simplify the development of smart, connected products. If you're looking for ways to expedite time-to-market, ensure business agility, and deliver high-quality smart products while cutting costs, this ebook is for...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Applying agile principles to the development of smarter products

    Agile development has become a cornerstone of most software development organizations. Marked by iterative processes that deliver incremental value over time, agile development has enabled organizations to manage software complexity more effectively and to improve quality and time to market compared with previous development processes

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Help Desk Best Practices for IT Departments

    A help desk is critical to the operations of an IT department. As a centralized intake location for technical issues, it allows for a responsive and timely solution to get employees back to business as usual. In addition to handling immediate IT issues, a help desk performs several proactive tasks...

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    IBM PureSystems Cut Costs and Increase Agility by Simplifying the IT Life Cycle

    This white paper discusses why converged systems, such as IBM PureSystems platforms, have the potential to radically simplify many aspects of the IT life cycle and how these changes can deliver business value by accelerating time to market, improving application performance, and reducing the staff time needed for many routine...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Analyst Briefings // Feb 2014

    Accelerating Solution Deployment with IBM PureFlex and IBM FlexSystem

    IDC interviewed 10 IBM customers and partners that are using IBM PureFlex System or IBM Flex System to optimize the deployment and operation of critical business applications.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    NSS Labs 2013 Network IPS Comparative Analysis

    Discover how IBM scored 97.7% block rate against exploits and fared against other tested products in NSS Labs 2013 Network IPS Comparative Analysis.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Use IBM PureApplication System with its built-in IBM WebSphere Application Server to optimally deploy and run critical applications and accelerate cloud environments

    Businesses that depend on web applications look to increase efficiency and reduce complexity, but many tasks required for application development and deployment are time-consuming and costly. IBM PureApplication System for IBM WebSphere Application Server can address these challenges.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Research // Mar 2013

    IBM PureApplication System Data Sheet

    The PureApplication System is specifically designed and tuned for transactional web and database applications. Its workload-aware, flexible platform is designed to be easier to deploy, customize, safeguard and manage in a traditional or private cloud environment.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Tolly Test Report: IBM Security Network IPS GX7800 Comparative Efficacy and Performance Evaluation

    IBM commissioned Tolly to evaluate their protocol-based IBM Security Network Intrusion Prevention System GX7800 and compare its efficacy to that of a Snort-based device, a signature-based platform.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SANS 20 Critical Security Controls

    The Critical Security Controls (CSC’s) are rapidly being adopted by companies and government agencies in the U.S., Canada and elsewhere to increase visibility into advanced threats, to shore up defenses, and ultimately for benchmarking and to improve risk posture.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Keeping distributed endpoints safe and secure

    In today’s far-reaching environments, where the numbers and varieties of servers, desktops, laptops, mobile devices and specialized equipment such as point-of-sale (POS) devices, ATMs and self-service kiosks—known collectively as “endpoints”—are growing at unprecedented rates, traditional protection schemes such as firewalls and anti-virus agents are no longer sufficient on their own....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Tolly Test Report: IBM Security Web Gateway Appliance

    The report summarizes the Tolly Group’s evaluation of the performance characteristics of the IBM Security Web Gateway AMP 5100 Appliance. It finds the IBM appliance to be 100% effective in blocking inline-preventable web threats and attacks, as well as being powerful and easy to use.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Avoiding insider threats to enterprise security

    IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager helps organizations to securely manage and track the activities of privileged users, thereby reducing the risk of breaches, improving compliance and ensuring accountability. The IBM white paper explains how IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Automating and Securing Healthcare Information with Cloud-Based Fax Messaging

    Federal guidelines are driving healthcare providers to automate the processing of patient-related information. Using internal fax infrastructures to manage healthcare information is becoming more costly, and posing a security risk. Find out how a cloud-based fax solution secures patient information processing while lowering operational costs.

    Sponsored By OpenText

  • 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...

    Sponsored By OpenText

  • Webcasts // Mar 2014

    Forrester: Better Outcomes, Faster Results – A Path to Continuous Delivery

    Conditioned by experiences with mobile and cloud-based software, customers are demanding faster responsiveness to their needs. Winning or losing customers now depends on your ability to remove delivery barriers so you can produce high-quality applications on demand. The race for customers is on—are you prepared to win? Watch this...

    Sponsored By HP

  • 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....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Nov 2013

    The MDM advantage: Creating insight from big data

    To help enterprises create trusted insight as the volume, velocity and variety of data continue to explode, IBM offers several solutions designed to help organizations uncover previously unavailable insights and use them to support and inform decisions across the business. Combining the power of IBM® InfoSphere® Master Data Management (MDM)...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Considerations for Maximizing Analytics Performance

    In this report, Philip Howard of Bloor Research compares performance capabilities of the leading business intelligence platforms. Companies studied in this comparison are IBM® (Cognos, DB2 with BLU Acceleration), SAP (BusinessObjects, HANA), Oracle (Business Intelligence, Exadata) and Microsoft (Business Intelligence, SQL Server). His conclusion: "DB2® with BLU Acceleration should not...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Leverage Customer Content, Enhance Customer Service

    Great service is delivered one customer at a time and improving interactions across all channels means truly understanding customer wants and needs. Massive amounts of unstructured data exist in your organization and can deliver customer insight that is specific, relevant and actionable. Leveraging the latest technology can help unlocks its...

    Sponsored 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...

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their corporate network, with toll-free numbers, VPNs and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Supporting Workforce Mobility: Best Practices in Enterprise Mobility Management (German)

    Business success in meeting today's dynamic organizational requirements is dependent on its ability to empower a mobile workforce. Business IT resources -- including application, data, and services -- must be securely and reliably accessible by every device employed to perform business tasks, regardless of whether it is owned by the...

    Sponsored By frontrange

  • 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.

    Sponsored 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.

    Sponsored By Red Hat

  • 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.

    Sponsored 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.

    Sponsored By Red Hat

  • 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...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • 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)...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Top 10 Features Small and Medium Businesses Need in a CRM Solution

    All sized organizations now recognize the value of using a CRM solution to manage interactions with customers, clients and sales prospects. This whitepaper helps small and medium sized businesses evaluate best CRM features to help solve challenges as they grow. Download now.

    Sponsored By Salesforce.com

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ZDNet ANZ IaaS / PaaS Priorities 2013/14

    The Infrastructure-as-a-Service and Platform-as-a-Service strategies, priorities and implementation plans of ANZ IT leaders and professionals Part of ZDNet's Cloud Priorities research project, ZDNet IaaS/PaaS Priorities reports the findings of a survey about the cloud priorities and implementation plans of IT and business leaders in Australia and New Zealand. ...

    Sponsored By ZDNet

  • 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...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Enterprise Mobility for Dummies

    Enterprise mobility concerns employees at every level. As you plan for 2014, let this eBook show you how easy it can be to mobilize -- and transform -- your enterprise. From application development and deployment to management and security, any company can do it. This eBook is your guide to...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You Should Know. Right Now.

    For small and midsize companies, high-quality data can be a powerful competitive tool-or it can bog your company down. Organizations that successfully use an ERP software solution to align all activities with their business objectives will be in a position to access the right information at the right time, allowing...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Change How Business Intelligence is Managed

    With the revolution of in-memory computing already under way, the question isn't if this revolution will impact businesses but when and, more importantly, how. Similar to the advance of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software in the 1990s, in-memory computing won't be introduced because a company can afford the technology. It...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • eBooks // Sep 2013

    Putting Dispatch in the Driver's Seat

    Does your help desk feel like it is stuck in neutral? A dispatcher can help you keep track of which technician is where, what issues they're working on, and make sure all issues are handled in a timely manner. Learn the 5 simple rules of dispatching your help desk can't...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Windows Upgrade: Key Processes And Resources Revealed

    Despite the end of Windows XP support, many organizations still heavily rely on Windows XP with legacy applications, though a timely change is a very good thing! View this webinar by Dell and discover how you can: Accelerate your migration to modern Windows Automate the migration...

    Sponsored By Dell & Microsoft

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    InfoWorld Report: From Silos to Optimised Infrastructure Management

    This report discusses the challenges IT teams face managing traditional and newer technologies and the impact of silo performance views on their ability to deliver business objectives: Best Practices to "tear down" silos Cloud, big data, mobility and collaboration adoption guidelines 4 steps for achieving a unified view...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Monitoring Performance in SAP environments

    With a range of critical business systems running on your SAP environment, ensuring optimal performance is essential for business efficiency and customer satisfaction. This white paper evaluates the challenges associated with monitoring the performance of SAP environments and provides key recommendations for ensuring reliable service delivery: Top SAP monitoring...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    IDC Business Protection Whitepaper

    Download this IDC Whitepaper to learn how using appropriate technology in consistent ways helps SMB organizations mitigate business risk and improve overall business protection by avoiding unplanned downtime. The approach is powerful and can reduce annual outage risk by as much as 85%. The whitepaper addresses customer pain points, and...

    Sponsored By HP and Intel®

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Strategy Guide to Converged Infrastructure in Government

    With HP's Converged Infrastructure, state and local governments build a foundation that can meet the demand for new services - from drivers wanting to renew their licenses via mobile phones to police officers requiring instant views from remote video surveillance. By offering three different converged infrastructure reference solutions, HP enables...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard & Intel®

  • Downloads // Feb 2014

    Get the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Free – Try for yourself this new Agile Way to Analyze, Optimize and Control Data and Processes

    Download your free copy of the Lavastorm Analytics Engine Public Edition, an easy-to-use self-service business analytics solution that empowers analysts to rapidly acquire, transform, analyze and visualize data. Use it to: Acquire, integrate, and analyze data 10x faster Respond to information requests more quickly Eliminate Excel...

    Sponsored By Lavastorm Analytics

  • 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...

    Sponsored By Rally Software