Enterprise Software

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

  • 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

    Capitalizing on cross-channel retail opportunities

    With widespread use of mobile devices and social media, today’s consumers are connected and empowered like never before. Shoppers enjoy an abundance of channels and choices and increasingly expect a consistent and relevant experience across all touchpoints. They reward retailers that can deliver a personal touch and guide them to...

    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 // 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

    The Buyer's Guide to Financial Management Software

    This white paper outlines the 10 essentials of a complete financial management system and how the right solution can help you keep up with the rapidly changing business world.

    Provided By NetSuite AU

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Introduction to Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Oracle BI Mobile App Designer lets you create visually stunning and interactive analytical apps for any line of business, regardless of the operating system or screen size, the newly created applications are available on any mobile device. You can create analytical apps tailor made to your area of interest or...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Your Guide To Social Selling: Leveraging the power of social networks for social selling

    Many businesses are familiar with building their brand via the social media - through their own website, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn. However, few really understand how to leverage the power of social networking in order to sell products and engage and recruit customers to spend money. Download this report today...

    Provided By Swiftpage - Act

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Customer Management: What's Cheap vs. What Works

    Customer Relationship Manager (CRM) tools are a crucial part of a business's success. In this report, Act! investigates the choices small business must consider when evaluating CRM solutions that best meets business needs. Choices between what's cheap and what works. Download this report today to discover what the choices are...

    Provided By Swiftpage - Act

  • 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

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Choice and Control:  IBM shares considerations for developing enterprise cloud strategies

    Enterprise-wide cloud implementation can be a challenging process, requiring a thoughtful, strategic approach. Too many organizations lack the money, manpower and skills needed to develop and deploy a cloud environment that aligns with both short-term and long-term business objectives. Even those organizations capable of building their own clouds often find,...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    DevOps: Why IT Operations Managers Should Care About the Cloud

    In this paper, Frost & Sullivan defines DevOps and examine how the new process can benefit not only developers but IT operations. We look at the concept of "patterns", introduced by IBM as a basis for automating labor-intensive development and deployment processes. We also assess how IBM SmartCloud Application Services...

    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 // Jan 2014

    Best Practices in Lifecycle Management

    Comparing Suites from Dell, LANDesk, Microsoft and Symantec. An Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) White Paper. IT system lifecycle management includes a broad array of essential and complex processes for ensuring optimal reliability and performance of technology investments. Critical to enabling these management disciplines are automated solutions that simplify and standardize...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Infographic: What Smart Businesses Know About DevOps

    Highlights of the detailed report based on a recent worldwide study of 1,300 senior IT decision-makers from large organizations in 21 countries exploring key DevOps topics that enabled them to rapidly accelerate the pace of business by speeding up application development, testing and deployment through continuous delivery

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • 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

    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

  • 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 // 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

  • Case Studies // Dec 2013

    Conversations on the Future of Business: Unlocking Human Potential

    Four Key Insights into How Technology Influences Employee Performance Interested in understanding how innovation impacts employee/employer relationships? This interview transcript reveals Forbes Media’s strategy for increasing the value delivered by its employees and freelancers and creating a rewarding work environment. By taking advantage of advanced insights into how potential...

    Provided By

  • 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

    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

    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

    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 // 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

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Analytics: The Key to Unlocking the Intelligence in Data

    Discover the many ways Dr. Kirk Kelly of Hamilton County Department of Education uses predictive analytics to uncover hidden patterns and associations within massive amounts of data in this on-demand webinar. See firsthand how he uses business intelligence to issue daily reports so staff across the district can identify at-risk...

    Provided By IBM