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.

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    E-Commerce Checklist for Electrical Wholesalers

    Recent hybris-led Electrical Wholesaling E-Commerce Audit of 200 U.S. electrical wholesale companies found that when it comes to procurement experiences for their buyers, electrical wholesalers fall short in offering the kind of e-commerce procurement experience B2B buyers have come to expect. In this paper for electrical wholesalers you will...

    Provided By SAP

  • 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

    The New Competitive Advantage: Strategic CFOs Embrace the Cloud

    In the next three years, 53% of CFOs estimate that over half of their enterprise transactions will be delivered through the cloud, up from the 12 percent who use that delivery mechanism today. This strategic playbook for CFOs shows how to leverage the Cloud to drive greater agility in response...

    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

    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

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    Live Webcast - Communication Matchmaking: Managing Communication Styles, Preferences and Technology

    Join us for this LIVE event! Tuesday, October 22nd 9:00 AM PDT / 12:00 PM EDT The cardinal rule for effective communication is to know your audience. When working with your team, that means you need a firm understanding of their communication styles to be most successful. Unfortunately,...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    IBM OnDemand Webcast - Boost performance & profitability with better planning & mobile reporting

    See how Ashurst, a top-tier legal service provider for private and public sector clients worldwide, was able to effectively manage organizational change and improve profitability using IBM Business Analytics.

    Provided By IBM

  • Research // Oct 2013

    Addressing the Multi-device Reality: Unified Endpoint Management webinar

    Register today for an informative live event, where we'll be demonstrating the latest release of the Dell KACE K3000 Mobile Management Appliance. Join us and learn about unified endpoint management, regardless of devices in use, with the new K3000. Register now to learn: Is the PC dead? What’s really...

    Provided By Dell Kace

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Extending BI’s Reach: Anticipate outcomes, forecast results, and respond proactively

    According to the Technology Evaluation Center (TEC), BI and predictive analytics improves the decision making process at all levels and enables the ability to monitor and analyze data and generate predictions.

    Provided By IBM

  • 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

  • Podcasts // Oct 2013

    Sales Cloud Overview

    Animated Video: Smarter Selling with Oracle Sales Cloud Oracle Sales Cloud is Smarter Selling that will help reps sell more, managers know more, and companies grow more.

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Oct 2013

    Managers Know More with Oracle Sales Cloud

    Oracle Sales Cloud is Smarter SFA that helps Managers know more. Hit your target with no surprises. Act on opportunities and threats faster. Manage more effectively anywhere, using any device.

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    From Fear to Fortune, Lessons from Leveraging the Cloud

    In his latest paper, analyst Tom Kelly offers real-world anecdotes from cloud implementations at a selection of more than 25 organizations, from Fortune 500 to private equity-backed companies, showing examples on how the cloud provides fast- growing companies a scalable infrastructure that supports their growth while improving efficiency and reducing...

    Provided By NetSuite

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    A Complete Lifecycle Approach to Advanced Threat Protection

    Enabling users to choose their own devices, applications, technologies, services and data enables your organization to achieve key strategic goals. Yet the threat of security breaches is a barrier that can’t be ignored. According to the 2013 Internet Security Threat Report, 5,291 new vulnerabilities were discovered in 2012 alone. Find...

    Provided By Blue Coat Systems

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Mobile Browsing - Is Your Company at Risk?

    This infographic gives a quick visual representation of some of the key findings of a recent Webroot research on web security in the US and UK. As cybercriminals increasingly exploit vulnerabilities in mobile browsers and apps, companies with mobile workforces face new challenges in protecting users and critical data. And...

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Building Your Sender Reputation In Four Steps

    Having trouble reaching your customers’ inboxes? You might have a poor sender reputation. Similar to a credit score, sender reputations reflect how good or bad your sending habits are If your reputation is lower than you’d like just follow these 4 easy steps to start hitting the inbox.

    Provided By Dyn

  • eBooks // Sep 2013

    Discover Your Inner Leader - Ebook

    Do you have the skills to successfully lead your organization? With the right amount of dedication, anyone can be a leader – including you. Now is the time to start harnessing your inner leader to take your company to the next level. Follow the steps in this eBook to become...

    Provided By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Top Five Reasons Why Customers Deploy a Flash 1st Strategy on EMC VNX Storage

    As more organizations virtualize their IT environments, they're finding modern storage systems are the best fit for these next-generation setups. And, as more admins deploy EMC VNX unified storage, Flash technologies are becoming an attractive option for ensuring optimal performance for both highly active and less active data. In...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    The Top Five Reasons Why Customers Deploy a Flash 1st Strategy on EMC VNX Storage

    As more organizations virtualize their IT environments, they're finding modern storage systems are the best fit for these next-generation setups. And, as more admins deploy EMC VNX unified storage, Flash technologies are becoming an attractive option for ensuring optimal performance for both highly active and less active data. In...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Mobilizing Windows Apps

    The demand for access to business-critical applications from personal devices has created a huge problem for IT. Especially when extending application access to mobile devices must include provisions for adhering to corporate information security guidelines and ensuring compatibility between legacy and new apps. Read this white paper to learn best...

    Provided By Citrix

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Business Discovery: Powerful, User-Driven BI

    The promise of business intelligence (BI) software is to enable decision makers at all levels in an organization to leverage data for business advantage - to explore data, draw insights and meaningful conclusions, and make better decisions. Traditional BI solutions have delivered reliable, operational data tied to pre-defined, static reports...

    Provided By QlikTech

  • 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

    Webroot System Analyzer - Free Application

    Fast, accurate diagnosis equals rapid, cost-effective remediation. Webroot System Analyzer looks inside a problem system and gives you a quick assessment plus a detailed report on all aspects of hardware, OS, and installed applications. Simply click web link and run application - no install or uninstall required Summary Analysis pinpoints...

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Cutting IT and Application Support Costs: Implementing a Corporate Learning Culture That Creates and Maintains Highly Skilled Teams

    With budgets under pressure you must look at ways you can reduce IT costs. User support for business software applications is a prime candidate for scrutiny, because it takes up a significant proportion of the budget. Developing a learning culture can reduce the cost of support dramatically, allowing vital funds...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Five Steps to Enabling Secure Enterprise Mobility

    Building Tomorrow's Workplace requires commitment from the CIO across abroad spectrum of elements; both technological and organisational. Every organisation will need to respond differently given its particular circumstances. This article describes the steps to building one of the main foundations for Tomorrow's Workplace: the required infrastructure to securely enable enterprise...

    Provided By Logicalis

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Enabling Flexible Working - Tomorrow's Workplace: enabling employees to be productive - on any device and in any location

    The workplace is no longer the office. Employees are working on any device and in any location and expecting the same corporate IT experience. Organisations that are not embracing a new way of working and communicating, risk not just impacting productivity but the ability to recruit and retain the next...

    Provided By Logicalis

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    AIIM Industry Watch - Social Business 2012

    Social business is about sharing expertise, experiences and ideas. Innovative Enterprise 2.0 technologies are helping make this sharing possible and pointing the way to identifying and using talent and expertise that may be hidden within the organization. Based on survey results from more than 450 members of the AIIM community,...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Aug 2013

    Edutainment: The Formula for Success

    In this case study, learn how Allianz Global Assistance developed an engaging communications campaign to keep employees excited and motivated to learn - while facing challenges that included limited internal learning and development resources, changing work environments, and scalability issues. The development of T.I.M. (Training in Motion) - a...

    Provided By SkillSoft

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    10 Ways Requirements Can Sabotage Your Projects Right From the Start

    The future success of Project Managers (PM) and the Project Management Office (PMO)s comes down to one thing—identifying and eradicating the causes of project failure right at the source. This paper shines a spotlight on a 10 major root causes of project failure in every organization that most PMs and...

    Provided By Blueprint Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Top Reasons for CEOs to Choose Unified Communications

    A simple unified communications solution can address communication challenges organizations face on a daily basis and enhance overall operations. Because of this, convincing a CEO to adopt a UC solution should not be difficult. The CEO of an organization looking to remain competitive and offer exceptional service will want to...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • Webcasts // Jul 2013

    On-demand Webcast- What's The Future of Work: Delivering Meaningful Customer Experience

    The future of customer engagement is built upon experiences. Having distributed departments and teams manage different stages of customer engagement no longer works - in fact, it creates a disjointed customer flow. Join Brian Solis, principal analyst at Altimeter Group, as he explores how to align internally around a...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Make the move to mobility

    The transformation to greater mobility has begun. This paper outlines how the one-day HP Mobility Transformation Experience Workshop can help you integrate them into your existing environment to enable faster decision-making and cross-team collaboration in the mobile age.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    One hundred and One uses For Emergency Notification

    When a disaster or crisis occurs, lack of communications and slow response team mobilization can make them far worse. Automated two-way communication enhances incident management by delivering disaster response, works over multiple mediums and can reach thousands or tens of thousands of people in minutes. In this white paper,...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Alcatel-Lucent Unified Communications Services

    See how the HP Alcatel-Lucent Unified Communications Service enables real-time knowledge sharing from any location, using a suite of devices to increase employee productivity, job satisfaction and workplace performance.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Forrester: Defining the Next-Generation Workspace

    How will you meet the needs of a mobile workforce? In this Forrester study, discover approaches to BYOD and desktop virtualization. Learn why Cisco Unified Workspace may be the solution for your mobility, virtualization, and security challenges. Read study.

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Ready Your Enterprise for the Next Generation of Client Computing

    Data is now accessed via physical and virtual desktops, laptops and mobile devices. Though supporting such flexibility often proves beneficial for worker productivity, IT organizations struggle to control and manage the widening pool of devices and operating systems. View the Computerworld Survey results to better understand these challenges and prepare...

    Provided By frontrange

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Organizational Change Management of IT Managers

    This is a guide and template for Change Management (CM) planning and execution. The work described in the CM plan encompasses the "people part" of organizational changes brought upon by IT projects. It is the part that traditionally is relegated to training only, but has many other important aspects not...

    Provided By JK Corporate Services, Inc. (JKCS)

  • Webcasts // Jun 2013

    Preparing for eDiscovery

    This Webinar will look at the challenges that enterprises face when given an eDiscovery request and the ways in which they can reduce the burden. This Webinar will explore: What is the IT department’s job when it comes to eDiscovery? What are the penalties for not complying with eDiscovery requirements?...

    Provided By OpenText

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Building a Business Case: Integrated mobile security for small and midsize businesses

    The shift to a more mobile workforce and business environment is taking place, dramatically, right before our eyes. We are seeing the rise of mobile applications and the use of smaller consumer devices for all types of applications. And we are seeing those same devices being used for business applications...

    Provided By Webroot Software