Leadership

The IT leader's role is changing as more and more of a company's success depends on its technology. See what you need to know to be a premier tech leader.

  • 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

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Financials - Killing your Business

    Today’s CFOs are strapped with old systems that are inflexible and holding back their business. It’s no surprise that innovative CFOs are finding freedom with cloud-based financial management applications. See the infographic to learn how CFOs are transforming their organizations in the cloud.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Employee User Experience

    Want to empower your employees? Workday's employee self service solutions are available to all of the employees in an organization so they can manage their own information and requests. Check out this video to learn how Workday delivers a user experience that really is "All About Me."

    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: Talent Management

    Talent is the top priority for CEOs. How can your organization identify, develop, and retain its top talent? Watch the product preview to learn how Workday Talent Management can help you get real-time, global visibility into your organization, unify your global performance and compensation processes, and surface actionable insights.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Strategic Initiatives

    Looking to strategically align and mobilize your talent for business impact? In this product preview, you will see how executives can take advantage of Workday to help effectively align and allocate human capital in support of strategic business objectives.

    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

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: On-Demand Operations (Security/Availability)

    Join Jim Hopp, Workday's Chief Security Officer, as he gives an overview of Workday's on-demand operations, architecture, and how Workday ensures the reliability of the service, including the security of the Workday system, reliability of and the disaster recovery process, and the inherent auditability of the Workday system.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Video: Developing Workday Big Data Analytics with Customers

    With Workday Big Data Analytics, you can integrate, analyze, and visualize data from Workday and non-Workday data to identify root causes, detect patterns/trends, and predict outcomes—all from a single application. Watch as Dan Beck, VP of Product Management, Financials and Analytics explores the state of big data today.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Workday Rising 2013 Highlights

    Experience the energy of Workday Rising 2013, our 7th annual gathering of citizens of the cloud. Watch highlights from the event in this two-minute video.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    How We've Re-imagined Software Customization at Workday

    From the beginning, Workday's approach is to make it possible for customers to configure and extend Workday to meet their specific needs, while avoiding the classic problems of software customization. Watch as Workday CTO Stan Swete explains how Workday's approach is different, and why it's the best for modern organizations.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Enterprise Mobility: A New Way to Work

    Your workforce expects anytime access to information and an intuitive, user-friendly interface. And they want that information from wherever they are. When it comes to mobile, Workday's approach is pretty straightforward: Make it simple, fast, and accessible. Watch this video to discover Workday's unique and innovative approach to mobile.

    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

    4 ways to turn pilot staffing and training into a competitive advantage

    This briefing talks about how to turn pilot staffing and training into a competitive advantage. This briefing offers insight to optimally solve complex vacation and career planning challenges to gain an advantage in the aviation industry.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    CARe Auto Body decreases load times and employee stress with Quintiq

    This case study looks at how the CARe Auto Body decreased lead times and employee stress using Quintiq software.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Belgian Radio and Television (VRT) manages flexible staff and resource planning

    This case study looks at how Belgian Radio and Television (VRT) manages its flexible staff and resource planning by using Quintiq’s planning solution.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Aluminum giant Hydro improves performance and saves time with Quintiq

    This case study shows how the giant aluminum company Hydro improves performance and saves time by using Quintiq’s metals solutions.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    4 pitfalls of S&OP implementations

    This briefing lists 4 pitfalls of S&OP implementations that keep companies from getting the most out of their S&OP systems. While implementing S&OP is never easy, avoiding these pitfalls can enable your company to succeed in its S&OP endeavors.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    5 things delivery performance stars know about tactical inventory planning

    This briefing lists five things delivery performance stars know about tactical inventory planning. It includes proven strategies to reduce lead times, improve delivery performance, minimize inventory and satisfy customers.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Fast tracking Integrated Business Planning

    This briefing discusses integrated business planning (IBP) and mechanics behind it. IBP is integrates processes, tools and business competencies. IBP can prepare your business to grow, gain more profit, and beat the competition.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The 3 Dimensions of Integrated Business Planning

    Effective IBP ensures an optimal equilibrium between supply and demand, optimizes workforce planning and gives the CFO and other C-level managers a comprehensive view of each department’s goals.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    ERP in the Cloud and the Modern Business

    Businesses are realizing that the cloud is the future of enterprise software and offers many attractive business benefits. But there is much to think about when evaluating the potential move to a cloud model, especially for core systems like ERP. View IDC’s WhitePaper: ERP in the Cloud and the Modern...

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Empowering Modern Finance - The CFO as Technology Evangelist

    The CFO as Technology Evangelist is a research report commissioned by Oracle and Accenture, in collaboration with Longitude Research, that explores how modern CFOs and finance executives are adopting emerging technologies within their finance functions to enable the development of new capabilities and to transform the role of finance.

    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

    CEO Perspectives: How HR Can Take a Bigger Role in Driving Growth

    This survey report by the Economist Intelligence Unit investigates whether the HR function is forging a close relationship with the CEO. It explores the nature of these working relationships, how they have been affected by the economic downturn and how they vary across industries and regions.

    Sponsored By Oracle

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Seven Steps to Building a High-Impact Learning Culture

    Want to build a high-impact learning culture in your organization? This executive brief outlines the key steps in buildling an organizational culture that nurtures learning and helps employees live up to their fullest potential.

    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

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    CIO eBook: Front and Centre with Leading Executives

    Learn perspectives on building a secure and flexible data centre platform that sustains growth and innovation and delivers a serious competitive advantage. This report includes an analysis of a research done with prominent C-level executives to gain their perspectives on the evolving role of the data centre in the enterprise.

    Sponsored By Equinix

  • Webcasts // Mar 2014

    Live Webcast: Smart Strategies for Data Backup and Recovery

    Everyone knows the dire consequences of data loss. The key is how to work pre-emptively to avoid them by employing smart strategies for backup and recovery. Smart strategies are centered around an essential understanding of why systems fail and what can be done to play it safe with your...

    Sponsored By Unitrends

  • 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

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    HP: Risky business: why business leaders must take action on Windows XP?

    This ZDNet and TechRepublic guide, in association with HP, looks at what's at stake for those who're still on XP, explains some of the threats, and offers options to help the risk-exposed take action to protect their business.

    Sponsored By HP

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Business Value Drivers in Digital Commerce: Key Capabilities for Growing Revenue eBook

    This report will look at how leading organizations influence average order value, customer frequency, and customer satisfaction through customer engagement, precision marketing, and exceptional fulfillment practices. Aberdeen will examine the key drivers and pain points organizations face in relation to their digital strategy and the key differentiating strategies, capabilities, and...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    IBM Requirements management for smart products Resources

    If you are new to requirements management, or wish to improve your existing requirements management process, the resources in this e-Kit will provide you with useful guidance and advice. Learn what requirements management is and how it can help your organization improve quality, reduce costs and better meet customer needs...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Post-Breach Survival Guide

    The onslaught of cyber-attacks and organized criminals seeking to steal corporate data has put even the most well-defended organizations at risk of suffering a data breach. While organizations shouldn’t give up their efforts to institute preventative IT security controls, they should also steel themselves to the all-too-real possibility of suffering...

    Sponsored By INetU

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Avoiding Cloud Security Audit Pitfalls

    INetU regularly comes across pitfalls that make cloud audits more painful for its SaaS clients and their end customers when they undergo on-site and survey audits. Preparation is the key to successfully navigating cloud audits and one of the biggest points of preparation is knowledge. Whether a SaaS service provider...

    Sponsored By INetU

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Insights from the Value Chain Synchronization Study

    Read this executive summary of the Value Chain Synchronization study which gathered insights from 700 companies worldwide and was conducted for IBM by Vanson Bourne.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    ICSA Labs Network IPS Certification Testing Report

    Learn how IBM Security became certified, by overcoming 5 criteria violations, including logging functions & coverage protection.

    Sponsored By IBM