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  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Boost IT Visibility and Business Value with Service Catalogue

    Decision makers at many organizations question the investments made in IT. This is often because they don't fully understand the value delivered by IT service management (ITSM) or by compliance with recommended best practices such as those defined by the IT Infrastructure Library or ITIL®. This often pressures CIOs to...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    How TCO Benefits Make Cloud Computing a No-Brainer for Many SMBs and Mid-Market Enterprises

    Read this white paper to learn how a detailed total cost of ownership (TCO) evaluation shows cloud-based solutions can deliver significant savings compared to on-premises business applications. Cloud computing eliminates the need for individual companies to buy, deploy and maintain IT infrastructure or application software. Cloud computing results in substantial...

    Sponsored By NetSuite

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    EMC IT - Leading The Transformation

    After enduring several years of global economic uncertainty, organizations large and small are beginning to increase IT spending. The pressures, although by no means gone, have begun to recede. ESG research indicates that for both enterprise and midmarket organizations, just reducing costs-while still important-is no longer the top priority. This...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    EMC IT - Leading the Transformation

    After enduring several years of global economic uncertainty, organizations large and small are beginning to increase IT spending. The pressures, although by no means gone, have begun to recede. ESG research indicates that for both enterprise and midmarket organizations, just reducing costs hile still important is no longer the top...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IT Executive Guide to Security Intelligence

    This white paper discusses how security intelligence addresses accurate threat detection shortcomings and empowers organizations—from Fortune Five companies to midsize enterprises to government agencies—to maintain comprehensive and cost-effective information security. In particular, it will show how security intelligence addresses critical concerns in five key areas: Data silo consolidation, Threat detection,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Extending Security Intelligence with Big Data

    Learn about the latest security intelligence solution combining IBM Security QRadar SIEM and IBM InfoSphere Big Insights technologies helping organizations address the most vexing security challenges, including advanced persistent threats, fraud and insider threats. The solution allows security analysts to extend their analysis well beyond typical security data using real-time...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    IBM InfoSphere Guardium Vulnerability Assessment

    IBM InfoSphere® Guardium® Vulnerability Assessment helps harden database infrastructures. It detects vulnerabilities and identifies threats and security holes in databases or the underlying operating system which could be exploited by intruders and hackers. Read More..

    Provided By IBM

  • Research // Dec 2014

    Mitigating Multiple DDoS Attack Vectors

    Security professionals need to understand how to plug the security gap from Layers 3 to 7, and protect against multi-layer attacks, with a full proxy security architecture.  It's time to rethink and refine the enterprise security architecture, so organizations can remain agile and resilient against future threats.  Download this infographic...

    Provided By F5

  • White Papers // Dec 2014

    Flexible Work Arrangements and Employee Retention in IT Sector

    Traditional ways of working is evaporating due to advanced technologies, new societal values, changing demographics, and rapid globalization. This new phenomenon has put forth new challenges as well as opportunities before the organizations. In order to survive and accomplish goals, organizations required to induce new policies of work system that...

    Provided By Creative Commons

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    IDC Report: Innovative ICT Empower a Better Connected Smartgrid

    In this IDC Energy Insights Report sponsored by Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. it lays out the electric global power industry business drivers for information and communication technology (ICT). It explores the innovative ICT technologies IDC includes in its Third Platform model along with the trends in utility use. It also...

    Provided By Huawei

  • Case Studies // Nov 2014

    Samsung Printing Efficiencies - Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust Case Study

    It's easy in any large organisation for printers and consumables to end up being bought on an ad hoc basis. This piecemeal approach not only costs more, it is time consuming. This is what happened to the Ipswich Hospital NHS Trust. Learn how Samsung printing solutions assisted the Ipswich...

    Provided By Samsung

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    How Mature is Your Cyber-Security Risk Management?

    A security framework is a step-by-step approach to helping an organization move from meeting its basic security requirements to providing a fully security-optimized environment. Five types of frameworks address progressive steps in security maturity as needs and capabilities change.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    The Cyber Resilience Blueprint: A New Perspective on Security

    The traditional workplace is changing to digital workplace at an exponential rate. This shift has made the workplace more agile and competitive – yet also more vulnerable to cyber attacks. This report goes over the paradigm shift that uses security intelligence laying the foundation for a resilient security strategy. It...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Infographic: Symantec’s 2014 Internet Security Threat Report

    An infographic report showing the trends of cyber attacks with corresponding statistics to help you understand the current situation of security cyberspace. It looks at vulnerabilities in mobile OS as well as browsers along with spear phishing, spam and bots and gives you in depth information about how Symantec is...

    Provided By Symantec

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Make remote vendor access more secure. Free ObserveIT eBook

    The threat of user-based attacks has never been higher, with 76% of all breaches coming from accounts with access to sensitive data. With the exploitation of remote vendor access a huge concern, learn how to make working with your contractors more secure with this free e-Book from ObserveIT.

    Provided By ObserveIT

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Identity as a Revenue Generator: Getting started with customer focused Identity Management

    Identity is a fundamental requirement to digital growth. Businesses and organizations cannot properly take advantage of mobile, cloud, or Internet of Things (IoT) technologies without a scalable and repeatable identity strategy. Without it, they have no way to identify and engage with their customers in a meaningful way — whether...

    Provided By ForgeRock

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Cloud Migration Guide

    The cloud is unchartered territory for many organisations. Yes, there are a number of really important benefits to cloud computing - no matter how big or small your business is. But cloud migration can still feel daunting. A smooth move to the cloud is all about planning. Here’s...

    Provided By IT Lab

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Best Practices in Intelligent Search in the Age of Big Data

    Learn how you can easily provide real-time access to unified content from multiple sources and deliver new insights to improve decision making and productivity. You will also learn how you can tap into your enterprise social network, with social graphing, to identify internal knowledge experts and facilitate enterprise collaboration. Learn...

    Provided By HP

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Secure Your Data: Visibility for Your Business User

    Download this eBook to learn how outperforming organizations are integrating processes across multiple platforms, mobile devices, applications, and IT infrastructures, and get best practices to help you develop your own innovative approach to managed file transfer.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    From Chaos to Control: Creating a Mature File Transfer Process

    Read this ebook from Aberdeen to learn why leading organizations are moving away from the chaos of multiple methods to a single managed file transfer platform, and get best practices for developing a secure, best-in-class file transfer process of your own.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Seeing Managed File Transfer as Strategic: Business Users Need Full Visibility

    Read this e-book to find out how you can create your own innovative approach to managed file transfer—one that ensures reliable, convenient and secure file transfers across every business process.

    Provided By IBM

  • Tools & Templates // Oct 2014

    MFT Maturity Assessment Tool

    Complete this quick assessment and receive a report that benchmarks your organizations current practices against those of Best-in-Class companies.

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Enterprise File Synch & Share eBook

    Read this ebook from the Aberdeen Group to see highlights of the latest research on file synch / file share solutions to support personal productivity and collaboration.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Gartner Multi-Channel Campaign Mangement Magic Quadrant

    Multichannel campaigns must perform better than ever to engage today's customers. Read this report by Gartner to learn about the strengths and weaknesses of providers and how they're adapting to these new demands where IBM is cited as a leader in Gartner's 2014 Magic Quadrant for Multi-Channel Campaign Management. You’ll...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    DBAs: Control the Cloud

    DBAs know that staying vital in their profession means working with, and in, the cloud. In this new white paper, see how DBAs can avoid “database isolation management,” and how a broad perspective gives DBAs control over any database environment . Get this paper today.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Meeting Workforce Demands: Why—and How—IT Should Modernize End-User Computing

    IT departments face unprecedented challenges in keeping both IT and end-users efficient and productive. This paper discusses top trends and how today’s most successful CIOs are taking a more holistic viewpoint towards the new end-user computing landscape. Here they share their best practices for maximizing agility, meeting end user demands...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    A Proposal for a Method to Translate MAP Model Into BPMN Process Diagram

    In this paper, the authors present a method to bridge the gap between intentional process modeling and business process modeling. The first represent the business objectives of an enterprise and the strategies used in order to achieve these objectives, while the second concentrate on the business processes. The proposed method...

    Provided By Academy Publisher

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Accelerate Your Cloud Journey: HP Converged Cloud Architecture

    Enterprise IT needs a new approach to manage processes and applications that are distributed across a mix of environments. How do you make services immediately available, easy-to-use and accessible on mobile platforms while also preventing the IT bypass and unintended effects on the overall IT infrastructure? HP has a comprehensive...

    Provided By HP

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    ForgeRock Open Identity Stack

    Identity and Access Management (IAM) services were traditionally built for a company's internal use, to assist with manual on and off boarding, and establishing access privileges to company data and systems behind the firewall. Today though, a company must implement a dynamic IAM solution that serves employees as well as...

    Provided By ForgeRock

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Improving Collaboration by Adding Social Capabilities to Email

    This IDC Technology Spotlight paper takes a look at why Email remains the primary mode of communication in business today. While there is prevalent speculation that social software and other real-time communications applications will replace email, email nevertheless remains a stalwart in business operations. In addition, as relationships across all...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Evolving Toward the Next Phase of Email

    According to most corporate decision makers and influencers, email is the single most important application they have deployed! The typical user spends two hours per day working in the corporate email system and sends or receives a median of 130 emails per day. Moreover, email is the primary method for:...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Ovum Report: New Versions of IBM Notes and Domino Show Microsoft the Way Forward

    Ovum's assessments of IBM's collaboration portfolio over the last four years have put IBM ahead of the field in terms of technical capability. Read how Ovum believes this momentum will translate to improved market leadership for IBM Notes and Domino as well.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Failover Strategies on the Cisco UCS B Series Chassis

    Cisco Unified Computing Solution (UCS) has experienced an enormous growth trend in the last several years, becoming the standard server hardware platform in many enterprises and cloud service providers alike. One of the main differentiators in Cisco's server solution is the capacity for two totally redundant failover paths for every...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Troubleshooting Fibre Channel Boot from SAN on the Cisco UCS B Series Chassis

    Cisco Unified Computing Solution (UCS) has experienced an enormous growth trend in the last several years becoming the standard server hardware platform in many enterprises and cloud service providers alike. One of the main differentiators in Cisco's server solution is the implementation of stateless computing, which allows all the hardware...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • Webcasts // Sep 2014

    ZDNet APAC webinar: Business Intelligence on the move

    Join us for this LIVE event! Monday, 29 September at 3pm Australian Eastern Standard Time Business Intelligence used to be the domain of the experts, with small crews of data analysts controlling the flow of business insights. But a great democratisation is unfolding and not only is Business Intelligence being...

    Provided By ZDNet

  • Webcasts // Sep 2014

    Centrify for Samsung Knox - Product Overview

    The idea that employees may be storing corporate data together with their vacation photos on their smartphones is enough to give IT administrators and corporate compliance managers nightmares. At the same time, nobody wants to lug around separate devices for work and home use, and BYOD makes workers happier and...

    Provided By Centrify

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Downtime by DDoS: Taking an Integrated Multi-Layered Approach

    Companies who suffer an outage experience losses in revenue and productivity, face potential compliance and regulatory violations, and lower customer satisfaction. Increased duration or frequency of outages will ultimately affect the company brand. One of the leading reasons organizations experience network and application outages is from network/security issues like Distributed...

    Provided By Arbor Networks

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    10 Essential Elements for a Secure Mobility Strategy

    With enhanced mobility and work flexibility comes increased information security risk. Explore the security implications and capabilities of the major mobile OS platforms and learn more about best practices to fortify security while supporting new levels of productivity.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Managing the BlackBerry Transition

    The BlackBerry enterprise mobile solution always included a powerful management and security platform for its devices. As you transition to multiple mobile platforms, you face a host of security and management challenges Discover how to address those challenges with Citrix XenMobile.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Is your server security system leaving you hanging in the cloud?

    Are you in need of a server security system that can protect your cloud servers, as well as physical and virtual environments? The new McAfee Server Security Suite can.

    Provided By Intel Security