IT Employment

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  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-Webex - Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    IT Professionals! Get on board with Cisco WebEx online meetings. Conduct unlimited online meetings with up to three people for free - for life (or at least as long as you care to keep your free Basic Account)! Meet via whatever you want - your notebook, your iPhone, your...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc.

  • Downloads // Dec 2013

    Cisco-WebEx – Now Meet with Up to Three for FREE!

    Online collaboration tools have made it possible for organizations to collaborate with colleagues across organizations and halfway across the planet. These tools contribute to increased productivity, and prolonged connections between disparate teams and partners. If you’re looking to interact with colleagues, clients or prospects via your notebook, your iPhone,...

    Provided By Cisco Systems, Inc.

  • Webcasts // Dec 2013

    50-30-20 Rule of Security Video

    Cyber criminals are targeting small businesses more than ever. They know small businesses often lack the strong information security defenses and resources, offering a path of least resistance to assets. While anti-virus software is an information security staple, it just isn't enough. So, where does a small business start when...

    Provided By Dell & Microsoft

  • eBooks // Dec 2013

    Standardizing Security Processes to Minimize Mobile Threats

    This E-Guide examines five essential aspects of protecting corporate networks, information, and infrastructure.This whitepaper deals with enterprise software, CRM, customer relationship management in the cloud. Sponsored by Lenovo and Intel®:

    Provided By Lenovo

  • Live Event // Dec 2013

    Live Webcast: This Year's Must-Have Gadgets for Techies

    Join us for this LIVE event! Thursday, Dec 12th 10:00 AM PT / 1:00 PM ET What gadgets are on your wish list for this year’s gift-giving extravaganza? The Xbox One? iPad Air? Nexus 7? With all the stunning new tech toys, it can be tough even for IT...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Infographic: The Relationship between C-Suite and HR

    80% of CEOs and CFOs want the head of HR to be key in their company's strategic planning. This statistic shows that many executives have high expectations of their human resources leaders. Download this infographic for more facts about the relationship between the C-suite and HR.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Recruiting for Dummies

    Get simple, practical advice on recruiting with social media - from creating and implementing a social recruitment strategy, to fostering a truly aspirational employment brand. Learn to: * Use social networks to recruit talent and tap into your employees' networks * Find the right tools to scale your efforts...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Case Study: Insurance Provider Broadens Customer Experience, Boosts Security with Integrated F5 Solution

    Download this case study to learn how Pekin Insurance made use of F5 integrated security solution to secure their new customer service portal, optimize network and streamlined administration. The solution gives Pekin a secure yet flexible foundation for future applications, and a savings of almost $50,000.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • Case Studies // Nov 2013

    Conversations on the Future of Business: Customer Centricity

    GameStop’s Four Lessons on the Customer Experience Organizations must put consumers at the forefront of everything they do. From customer service, to product development, to sales and marketing, “customer centricity” is the main objective. Video game retailer GameStop has always consistently been at the cutting edge of customer-centric strategy....

    Provided By SAP

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    Planning and budgeting with Cognos Enterprise

    See how IBM Cognos TM1 Performance Modeler, a feature of Cognos Enterprise, can help your organization improve planning and budgeting processes.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The CIO’s New Role: Core Strategy Enabler - CIO Barometer 2013

    The role of the CIO, more than any other in the C-Suite, is being dramatically transformed. Driving this transformation are equally disruptive changes in both organizational strategies and IT itself. Combined with a stubbornly challenging global economy, these developments are making obsolete the IT organizational models relied on by both...

    Provided By CSC

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    What's Holding Back the Cloud?

    This Peer Research Report captures key findings from a survey of 800 IT professionals and provides insight into cloud computing security concerns, and how those concerns might be alleviated. Use it to better understand: Specific issues IT professionals have about cloud security, and how they differ between public cloud...

    Provided By McAfee

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    The Now State of IT

    Join Craig McDonogh and Rob Phillips for a live demonstration of what can happen when ServiceNow is used across an enterprise. You'll see representative examples from the CIO to the Facilities Manager and everyone in between.

    Provided By ServiceNow

  • Videos // Nov 2013

    Video: Why Data Matters: Context Reveals Answers

    When can a piece of data provide information that matters? IBM expert Jeff Jonas explains how context involves taking each transaction, deciding where it fits, and analyzing its surroundings in order to draw insight. Interested in Data Analytics? Access Mastering Business Analytics HUB today to get an exclusive access to...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Case Study: Learning Healthy Habits- BJC School Outreach and Youth Development

    BJC School Outreach and Youth Development wanted to provide schools with meaningful intelligence about the effectiveness of its health curriculum, but was hampered by antiquated, in-house data analysis and reporting tools. Read on to see how BJC School Outreach and Youth Development replaced its patchwork of spreadsheets with IBM SPSS...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    Webcast: Active Directory Forest Recovery: What You Don’t Know WILL Hurt You

    A complete Active Directory forest failure could be catastrophic to your business’ bottom line. This webcast explores case studies on actual forest disasters, and how Recovery Manager for Active Directory Forest Edition can save the day – and possibly your job. Watch the Webcast.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Meet the Analysis Needs of Business Users with Business Intelligence

    Learn how analysis solutions that meet the needs of all business users drive better, smarter business decisions in this white paper.

    Provided By IBM

  • Podcasts // Oct 2013

    IBM business analytics: One solution that covers the entire analysis spectrum

    In this online demo, learn how IBM Business Analytics software includes capabilities that meet a broad range of analysis needs - from analytical reporting to predictive analytics.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    A Checklist for Deploying Highly Efficient Infrastructure for Windows Server® 2012

    IT professionals are constantly seeking to improve operational efficiency and are seeing new opportunities to do so as they upgrade to Windows Server 2012. Replacing older hardware that can’t deliver the efficiency of newer solutions is certainly part of the approach, but there a lot of issues to consider. This...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • 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 // Oct 2013

    Evolve! Grow Your Business through Collaboration

    Today's businesses are learning that when employees don't collaborate toward a common goal, they're working against their own success. Small business proprietors have a can-do spirit and the ability to wear many hats in order to make their companies thrive. Our culture respects and admires the individual who can...

    Provided By Salesforce.com

  • 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

    Seven Steps for Effective Leadership Development

    Leadership development is a critical aspect of attaining optimum output from organizational talent management. Technology applications can provide the enabling platform, including recruitment, assessments, performance management, succession and career planning and development programs. Read about the seven-step process, outlined in a leadership development checklist, for executing a comprehensive leadership development...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Agile, Secure, Reliable - World-Class Customer Service in the Cloud

    In a volatile and hyper-competitive market, delivering exceptional multichannel customer service consistently is essential. But delivering world-class service on tight budgets to even tighter deadlines is a tough challenge for even the largest organizations. That is why so many successful organizations choose to deliver customer service in the cloud. This...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Improving Customer Experience with In-Store Mobility Technology

    When competing with giants like Apple, Moosejaw Moutaineering and EMS you need to provide an effortless shopping experience for your customers. Failure to integrate online, offline and social promotions can interrupt your customers’ journey, undermine loyalty and ultimately hurt sales. And having a mobile-opted website is no longer enough –...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    CEO Perspectives: How HR can take on a bigger role in driving growth

    Two dominant trends are potentially reshaping the role of the HR function in the corporate world. The first relates to the rapid growth of the knowledge economy. In this environment, a committed, appropriately skilled and prudently deployed workforce is critical in order to develop new products and outstrip the competition....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    CEO Perspectives- How HR can take on a bigger role in driving growth

    Two dominant trends are potentially reshaping the role of the HR function in the corporate world. The first relates to the rapid growth of the knowledge economy. In this environment, a committed, appropriately skilled and prudently deployed workforce is critical in order to develop new products and outstrip the competition....

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    That Dreaded Day: Active Directory Disasters & Solutions for Preventing Them

    While Active Directory's built-in features will keep it running after some failures, there are others from which it cannot bounce back. This paper presents five AD disaster case studies and how they might have been prevented or repaired faster with proper planning and tools. Read the White Paper.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Requirements Quality Assurance: With HP Requirements Management

    The effective communication and shared understanding of requirements is a critical factor in the success of any project, regardless of whether that project employs a waterfall, agile or water-scrum-fall process. The costs associated with a poor understanding of requirements are well known; late delivery of projects at higher than estimated...

    Provided By Access Testing

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The Future of Sales Performance Management - Nucleus Research

    Nucleus Research examines new technologies and tools that are improving sales managers’ ability to measure and enhance the performance of their sales teams. Nucleus sees the future of sales performance management as integrated with CRM and collaboration technologies, enhancing managers' ability to provide real-time coaching and motivation in context to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Nucleus Research: The Future of Sales Performance Management

    Nucleus Research examines new technologies and tools that are improving sales managers’ ability to measure and enhance the performance of their sales teams. Nucleus sees the future of sales performance management as integrated with CRM and collaboration technologies, enhancing managers' ability to provide real-time coaching and motivation in context to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • 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...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Microsoft Active Directory Consolidation Challenges

    An Active Directory consolidation can be difficult if you don’t have a solid plan in place. In this archived webcast, learn about common Active Directory consolidation challenges, when to migrate and how the right combination of best practices and migration tools can smooth the process. Watch it today.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Find Out What Actual Users Have to Say: Get the 2013 G2 Crowd CRM Grid

    See the CRM Leaders and the Laggards - Get the 2013 G2 Crowd CRM Grid that rates CRM products based on highest based on reviews and data based on user reviews! Better than analyst and research reports, the G2 Grid represents the democratic voice of real business and IT users.

    Provided By Salesforce.com

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Whitepaper: Putting Web Threat Protection and Content Filtering in the Cloud

    This Webroot whitepaper compares deploying secure web gateways as software or appliances on-premises vs. as a cloud-based service. Lower cost, fast implementation, rapid scalability and less administration are all good reasons to adopt SaaS and cloud-based applications. In addition to these benefits, cloud-based secure web gateways can also provide better...

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    HP Operations Analytics: a New Analytics Platform to Support the Transformation of IT

    As IT organizations face dramatic challenges in response to changing technology and business pressures, it’s clear that a “business as usual” approach can all too easily lead to a “going-out-of-business” result. The size, scale and ecosystem interdependencies of many IT organizations, are redirecting management and monitoring requirements away from deterministic...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Windows XP Compliance and Risk Nightmares WP

    Microsoft has announced that it will end active support and “end of support” Windows XP on April 8, 2014. Now, as that date fast approaches, the highly negative consequences of continuing to use Windows XP in enterprise environments are becoming much clearer. After that date, IT security risks and compliance...

    Provided By Lenovo

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    New Hire Training Program: Onboarding of New Sales Talent

    The Skillsoft New Hire Training Program has provided exceptional value for us by preparing newly hired sales and consulting services professionals to become more productive, and therefore more successful, in less time than previous approaches. This performance-centric program has resulted in improved sales performance, increased revenue, expansion into new global...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • Case Studies // Sep 2013

    The true partnership approach to learning

    ASG leverages the SkillSoft learning program to create a competitive edge in their highly skilled workforce, providing added value and the excellence in standards their customers have come to expect and rely on. Moreover, on-going relevant skills upgrading has led to enhancements in daily operations and delivery service, and greater...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Using Video to Gain a Competitive Advantage: A Business Strategy for Mid-Market Companies

    Video collaboration solutions can help small- to medium-sized companies reduce downtime by 25%. They can also help companies reduce time-to-market by 24%.* The ROI is strong for mid-market companies investing in video. This Cisco-sponsored white paper from AVI-SPL will help you plan a video-enabled workplace. Discover how video...

    Provided By AVI-SPL