Enterprise Software

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

  • 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 // Jul 2013

    Putting Dispatch in the Driver’s Seat

    Does your help desk feel like it’s 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 afford...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • 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 // Apr 2013

    Office 365 Single Sign-On: High Availability without High Complexity

    For most organizations, the move to Office 365 (O365) is a leap forward in user experience, productivity, it simplification, and savings. But organizations that fail to implement Single Sign-On (SSO) reliably can slip backwards in several key areas. Risk can actually increase and productivity suffer. Learn why SSO for...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Using IBM Social Business to Take Your Business Relationships to the Next Level: A Game Changer for Small, Medium, and Large Businesses.

    This IBM Redguide™ publication provides information about IBM Social Business and includes details about the business need and the value of transformation to a social business. It presents a high-level Social Business component diagram, highlights key capabilities, and includes customer case studies that exemplify how some of these capabilities can...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Simple, cost-effective messaging and collaboration for medium-sized businesses.

    Help strengthen customer relationships, drive operational effectiveness and optimize your workforce with IBM collaboration and messaging solutions for medium-sized businesses. IBM Lotus software is designed to provide simplified solutions and delivery models based on your needs.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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

  • 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

  • Podcasts // Mar 2013

    Project & Work Management Product Preview

    Looking for a new way to track people, work, and results -- all in one system? Watch the video to learn how you can leverage a unified suite of applications in Workday Project and Work Management to maximize productivity, motivate workers, and give managers and executives the deep insights they...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • 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 // 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 // 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 // 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 // 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 // Jan 2013

    Introducing Social Business for the Mid-Market.

    Aberdeen has studied the business practices of 229 mid-sized companies surveyed for the 2011 Aberdeen Business Review and 61 mid-sized companies profiled in Aberdeen's 2011 Social Collaboration Research. Mid-market organization can achieve strategic benefits from optimizing their Social Business deployments and achieving Best-in-Class status. This report provides directional guidance for...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Expanding BIs Role by Including Predictive Analytics

    In today's economic downturn, organizations are looking for ways to improve the way they do business to keep ahead of the competition and improve revenue. Increasingly, organizations are finding that the benefits of BI can be complemented when combined with predictive analysis. Specifically, more insight can be gained, and even...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Mobile Is The New Face Of Engagement

    Mobile is not simply another device for IT to support with a shrunken Website or a screen-scraped SAP application. Rather, mobile manifests a broader shift to new engagement systems. CIOs must plan now for them and empower customers, partners, and employees with context-aware apps and smart products.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • 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 // 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 // Dec 2009

    Reaping the Benefits of Next Generation Dashboards

    Traditional BI solutions face many obstacles and limitations. However, the need for timely and succinct business intelligence (BI) continues to grow. As a result, BI has continued to evolve - creating a next generation of BI. This white paper explores how organizations are demanding more integrated and flexible business intelligence...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Managing hybrid clouds: A comprehensive, secure, and flexible cloud management solution white paper

    Hybrid cloud delivery brings a fundamental shift to the enterprise, and a new style of IT. The IT department that develops a hybrid delivery model, one that creates an optimal mix of traditional IT, private, and public cloud, is the department that realizes success. Read the white paper and learn...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Accelerate ROI: HP IT Process Automation and Orchestration paper

    Learn how IT can to be 3-4 times more productive and save your organization $25-100K USD a week. This informative whitepaper will look at the numerous benefits to deploying a next-generation, IT process automation solution. It outlines practical examples for realizing rapid return on investment (ROI) in IT operations and provides...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Forrester Report: Measuring Mobile Apps

    Developers need to improve their mobile measurement savvy. Many application development professionals have little to no skills in collecting real-time and operational metrics; that’s usually been the province of infrastructure and operations pros. But such thinking is both antiquated and dangerous. As requirements elicitation shifts from long textual requirements documents...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Addressing The Small and Midsized Business Storage Challenge

    As small and midsize businesses (SMBs) struggle with the challenge of managing more data with fewer resources and limited budgets, the industry has responded with storage solutions that are either too small (low functionality and hard to deploy and manage) or too big (high capacity and performance with a high...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Why ERP Systems Fail to Perform

    The users' have invested in a new ERP system, endured the implementation process and have begun using the software solution to manage their business. But somewhere along the line, the users start to lose momentum. Slowly, without realizing it, their employees begin reverting to their old ways and processes. Frustrations...

    Provided By IQMS

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Automation Brings Promise to IT Operations Management, but at What Cost?

    Summary: IT operations organizations will remain under pressure to increase their value proposition to the business while reducing the associated cost. Increased automation and the reduction of systemic complexity are paramount to this objective. Key Findings: IT operations organizations that do not move at the pace of change the business...

    Provided By frontrange

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Embrace change with HP Agile Manager

    HP Agile Manager helps testers, developers and business analyst teams be adept in the face of complexity and change. The Agile platform offers a clean, intuitive web based interface with advanced visualisation. IT allows users visibility into project work using real-time, analytics and dashboards. Developers can freely choose to test...

    Provided By Planit

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Predicts 2014: Automation Brings Promise to IT Operations Management, but at What Cost?

    Summary IT operations organizations will remain under pressure to increase their value proposition to the business while reducing the associated cost. Increased automation and the reduction of systemic complexity are paramount to this objective. Key Findings IT operations organizations that do not move at the pace of...

    Provided By frontrange

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Executive Summary: Clustered Data ONTAP Delivers Foundation for Software-defined Storage

    This executive summary explores about traditional data centers, with infrastructure silos built around applications, limit responsiveness. Explains how it helps deliver on the promise of software-defined storage today, increasing IT agility and speeding delivery of services.

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Digital Asset Management: Describing and Searching Mass Assets

    Processes are constantly being developed and improved to allow digital asset management (DAM) leaders to upload large sets of assets to their networks. Once uploaded and accessible, certain searching tools can help users to find information that is pertinent to their needs and prevent users from being overwhelmed with unhelpful...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Digital Asset Management: Digital Archaeology and Migration

    Digital preservation protects data to ensure continuing access in the future; digital archaeology and migration are two preservation strategies used to create and maintain access to obsolete information resources. "Emulation" and "refreshing" are two tools used in digital archaeology to retrieve information from obsolete media. Migration, or moving older data...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    System Design: Get it Right the First Time (Aberdeen Group)

    This Aberdeen Group report offers guidance to help you improve your system design practices, and bring innovative products to market in less time and at reduced cost to meet your product revenue goals.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Content Analytics in Public Safety

    Ensuring the safety and protection of the general public in the United States employs millions of people, investigating and responding to millions of incidents and offenses each year, supported by millions of unstructured data sources and records. In this context, it is easy to appreciate why content analytics solutions are...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Three IT Imperatives CIOs Use To Drive Change Throughout the Enterprise

    CIOs who have been successful in bridging the divide between IT operations and business did it by accelerating the transformation of IT. ServiceNow documents three common IT imperatives that leading CIOs use to drive change and assert themselves as strategic leaders in the business. In this white paper, you will...

    Provided By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    A New Model for User Engagement

    The workforce has changed dramatically. Companies today must embrace technology and innovation to attract the younger set—yet remain traditional enough to retain their more experienced employees. How can you provide new systems and features to engage all types of users? This white paper from Workday looks at how the growing...

    Provided By Workday

  • Podcasts // Feb 2014

    TechViews - Deconstructing DevOps

    The TechViews programs will help to cut through the noise of the market and bring you real insights from thought leaders across the industry. 15 minute podcast on DevOps - What is it? Why use it? Listen now.

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    eBook: Agile Cloud Delivery: When Innovation Can't Wait

    Companies are increasingly turning to cloud computing as a way to provide an agile, flexible service delivery platform. Whether the goal is to transition more swiftly to a virtual environment or speed application deployment, the answer lies in Agile Cloud Delivery.

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Chief Merchant Study: Competing in an Omni-Channel World

    The IBM Center for Applied Insights, in conjunction with Planet Retail, surveyed 325 senior merchandising executives in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, India and Australia, in 2013. These respondents cover 10 retail segments, including grocery, mass merchandise and apparel. Forty-eight percent of them work in large enterprises (employing...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Laying the Technology Foundation for Measuring Marketing Performance and Calculating ROI

    Marketing performance management is an immature concept and market when applied to the entire marketing mix. CIOs must work closely with chief marketing officers to understand requirements.

    Provided By IBM

  • 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.

    Sponsored By Palo Alto Networks

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Identity and Access Management in the Cloud Era

    The explosion of mobile devices, fragmented network access and multiple operating systems makes identity management a big challenge. Centrify through its wide range of products is able to provide firms both basic and advanced identity access management solutions making a fully integrated security possible – across all platforms, across all...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Podcasts // Sep 2013

    Implementing Single Sign-On for Office 365: Why must it be so complex?

    Learn more from Microsoft expert Randy Franklin Smith. View the webinar now!

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Office 365 Single Sign-On: High Availability without High Complexity

    For most organizations, the move to Office 365 (O365) is a leap forward in user experience, productivity, it simplification, and savings. But organizations that fail to implement Single Sign-On (SSO) reliably can slip backwards in several key areas. Risk can actually increase and productivity suffer. Learn why SSO for...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Downloads // Jan 2014

    Top 5 Reasons to Choose SolarWinds Log & Event Manager (LEM)

    Real-Time, In-Memory, Event Log Correlation: Troubleshoot performance problems by understanding the relationship between different activities using multiple event correlations Out-of-the-Box Security and Compliance Reporting Templates: Quickly & easily generate and schedule compliance reports using over 300 audit-proven templates USB Defense: Protect against endpoint data loss &...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Research - Google Apps ranked #1 by Radicati

    The Radicati Group has done some homework for companies choosing a cloud business email provider. In a report entitled “Cloud Business Email - Market Quadrant 2013”, the firm ranks Google Apps for Business ahead of all other players. A summary of Radicati’s findings can be downloaded here. Download this quick...

    Sponsored By Google

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Forrester Study - Total Economic Impact of Google Apps

    For companies considering switching to Google Apps from a traditional, on-premise environment for messaging and collaboration, this Forrester Study shows that Google Apps can reduce IT costs while offering even greater gains in employee productivity. Download this quick synopsis to find out more.

    Sponsored By Google

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How to Select the Right Remote Support Tool

    Today’s customer support and IT service organizations are charged with supporting ever-more complex environments that include multiple channels of communication to a seemingly limitless number of devices and systems—all while keeping support costs down. To meet these conflicting demands, service organizations are turning to remote support solutions. But as these...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Business Value of IBM zEnterprise System Deployments

    On a Smarter Planet, information-centric processes are exploding in growth. In order to excel in today’s competitive environment, businesses need to support these processes, and efficiently manage the massive volumes of data they drive, with minimal risk. The mainframe has always been the IT industry's leading platform for transaction processing,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Feb 2014

    Customer Video: Virgin Media

    Virgin Media explores the problems, requirements, and solutions around software testing. Learn how their journey unfolded and some of the benefits. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your information you agree to be contacted by HP on topics of interest. Before deciding please review HP’s

    Sponsored 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...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • 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...

    Sponsored By Lenovo

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Building Your Ecommerce Strategy: 4 Steps to Get You Started

    Ecommerce is broad topic spanning many areas of an organization: business, technical, and users to name a few. Though these areas have differing goals and objectives, they have to work together to build and maintain a successful end to end buying experience. Current ecommerce merchants or anyone thinking about entering...

    Sponsored By Rackspace

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Engage, Empower and WIN customers by Making First the Mile Smarter with Kofax

    A video that will give you insights on how Kofax helps organisations to increase their responsiveness to customers and put emphasis on the need for a mobile application strategy. Watch this short video now to see how Kofax helped organisations grow their businesses while reducing operating costs.

    Sponsored By Kofax_AU

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    IBM: The Evolution of Business Reliliency Management

    A white paper details IBM’s approach to planning, managing and executing business resilience and continuity across six defined layers of resilience. It also covers recent trends and best practices used in today’s evolving business resiliency management programs, as well as IBM’s portfolio of business continuity and resiliency services....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The Essentials for a New Approach to Real-Time Business Activity Monitoring

    True business activity spans multiple applications, perhaps even multiple organizations. Very often, organizations do not have a clear understanding of the actual sequence of events that take place during the course of a complete business process. Through this detailed white paper, learn how innovative companies have used a new approach...

    Sponsored By Vitria

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The Next Big Thing in Big Data: Streaming Analytics

    Big Data in the enterprise should not live in a vacuum. It materializes from dozens of databases, applications, and external sources. It has to be ingested, transformed, enriched, analyzed, and ultimately shared back with the people who will use it to make decisions and serve customers. Waiting a day, an...

    Sponsored By Vitria

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    3 Ways to Save Software Costs Paper

    This paper discusses the potential for radically improving cost efficiency with a well thought-out Software Asset Management (SAM) strategy. It aims to improve understanding of the SAM discipline, including the challenges it poses as well as the tactical and strategic advantages it offers. And, it lays out a high-level plan...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Research // Jan 2014

    2013-2014 World Quality Report

    Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, and Sogeti, its local professional services division, have released the findings of the fifth World Quality Report. The report, published in conjunction with HP, reveals that application Testing and Quality Assurance (QA) now accounts for almost a...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IDC: Driving Business Optimization with End-to-End Performance Testing White Paper

    The purpose of this IDC White Paper is to lay out the role that performance testing can play in the context of overall application lifecycle management (ALM), security, resource, and demand management. As part of that objective, the document defines an application performance testing framework and discusses an performance test...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    White Paper: Manage IT services efficiently. Serve business effectively.

    Aiming to manage your IT services efficiently and serve the business more effectively? Adapting to a constantly changing IT environment—while also meeting the needs of business and end users— requires a new approach to managing operations. The methodology that has emerged to fill this vacuum is called business service management...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Downloads // May 2012

    Oracle Crystal Ball Download - 30 Day Free Trial

    Oracle Crystal Ball is the leading spreadsheet-based application suite for predictive modeling, forecasting, simulation, and optimization. It gives you unparalleled insight into the critical factors affecting risk. With Crystal Ball, you can make the right tactical decisions to reach your objectives and gain a competitive edge under even the most...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Ziff Davis: Top Five Considerations for Self-Service BI Dashboards

    The core of BI remains the “dashboard”. In its simplest form, the dashboard is a report generated from a BI system that displays predefined measures, metrics, and aggregated data to a user. Learn why the most significant trend in business intelligence today is the “self-service” dashboard.

    Provided By IBM

  • 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 // 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

  • Analyst Briefings // Nov 2013

    Analytics Trends 2013: The IT Perspective by Aberdeen Group

    The results of Aberdeen Group's 2013 Business Analytics surveys examine the shifting challenges IT professionals face as they harness an ever-deepening pool of data for analysis. It will also explore current trends in IT's role in successful BI solutions.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    IBM Cognos Express - 30 day free software download

    IBM Cognos Express 30-day Free Trial - Download a free trial of IBM Cognos® Express and test its full range of features and capabilities for 30 days. See how Cognos Express delivers the essential reporting, analysis, dashboard, scorecard, planning, budgeting and forecasting capabilities that midsize companies need at a price...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Technical Computing for a New Era

    Once principally the domain of big government labs and universities, technical computing is now a mainstream tool for commercial users in industries like manufacturing, financial services, oil and gas, healthcare, entertainment, and retail. Its use there and elsewhere is expanding as companies discover how technical computing can accelerate their mission-critical...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2005

    Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Product Information Management

    This report is a must-read if you're an IT strategist who's currently evaluating product information management (PIM) technologies. It explains why the as-yet-immature PIM market is evolving quickly and presents Gartner's Magic Quadrant for this emerging tech sector. There are a variety of differences that separate the companies Gartner classifies...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Stepping Into the Cloud: A Practical Guide to Creating and Implementing a Successful Cloud Strategy

    The cloud decision may be the easy part. For most businesses, the benefits promised by cloud computing - including agility, process optimization, speed to market, and cost reduction - warrant a closer look, if not a test drive. At least at the decision-table, curiosity and hope in the potential for...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Rapid Deployment and Expansion: Business Analytics and Data Warehousing on System z

    Learn how your organization can accommodate a growing business intelligence user base in a time frame that can meet aggressive schedules in this white paper.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2007

    Create a Process Documentation Guide: Developing a Template That Can Be Used to Document Any Process

    Document the processes by creating a template for the process documentation guide that includes the following items: scope statement, applicability matrix, product lines impacted, process roles involved, process management system procedures, exception management process, and decision matrix. This paper explores how to create a template for the process documentation guide....

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Sep 1999

    The definitive mergers and acquisitions checklist

    The period before a merger or acquisition is stressful for the CIO. This checklist, courtesy of TechLabs, can help you gather information about hardware, systems integration, and software to help make the transition as smooth as possible.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Toyota: Fujitsu Drives Outsourcing for Toyota

    Toyota Motor Corporation is the third largest automaker in the world and produces a full range of model offerings - from mini-vehicles to large trucks. As a medium size organisation, Toyota Australia is not justified to invest so much on manpower to support the major IT activity. By outsourcing, it...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    [Infographic] The Future of HCM: Cloud-Based Talent Management

    The ability to manage talent effectively can dictate the success of your entire organization. You must invest in solutions that help you to attract, retain and develop talent while aligning to the overall goals and successes of your organization.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Driving the Business Forward with Human Capital Management

    Five key points to consider before you invest Global business has affected no group more than Human Resources (HR). Recruiting, hiring, developing, and retaining global workers is more complicated in a global economy adding another layer complexity, and without doing those things effectively, companies simply cannot grow. Therefore there is...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    12 Advantages of Agile Software Development

    Organizations can find significant value in adopting Agile methodologies and techniques. Agile practices can help ensure you meet customers and deliver to their expectations, deliver products on time, and create a motivated environment that is able to quickly adapt to change. This white paper explores 12 benefits of Agile development...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // May 2012

    Business Analysis Communication and Elicitation

    The Business Analysis (BA) process is much like a jigsaw puzzle. It is made up of many pieces that must fit together to create a complete picture. This white paper focuses on communications, especially during elicitation, the foundation of all BA efforts and the knowledge area that occurs throughout any...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Study: Total Economic Impact of Google Apps

    Forrester Consulting has performed a total economic impact (TEI ) analysis, commissioned by Google, for organizations considering switching to Google Apps from a traditional, on-premise environment for messaging and collaboration. In a study entitled “The Total Economic Impact of Google Apps,” the research and advisory firm shows that Google Apps...

    Provided By Google