Legal

Social media and the collection and retention of data are topics in the courts now. Learn what you need to know to protect yourself and your company.

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    redIT Uses Scalar Tape Library for Private, Customizable Clouds

    Data center operator redIT crafts custom cloud services to address specific client needs. When disk backup alone proved to be inadequate, redIT installed a Quantum Scalar i500 intelligent tape library so it could better support clients’ backup, security, privacy, archiving, and compliance requirements.

    Provided By Quantum

  • Webcasts // Dec 2012

    Bank of America Presents Why 10.0 is a Better GRC Score for Your Business

    Hear how Bank of America is raising its GRC Score with SAP BusinessObjects 10.0 from Joseph Canady, Vice President of SAP Governance Risk & Compliance Global Finance Operations - Bank of America.

    Provided By SAP

  • eBooks // Dec 2012

    Drive Finance in Real Time with SAP HANA

    As a CFO, your objectives are clear: outperform financial goals to create sustainable value for stakeholders, deliver superior service at reduced cost, ensure regulatory compliance, and effectively manage risk. To achieve these goals, you need to gain deep insights into all your financial data and ensure that this data...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Data consolidation and distribution with SharePlex for Oracle (Tech brief)

    Tips for easily ensuring data availability in real time Check out a free tech brief to learn how database replication simplifies data consolidation and distribution, empowering you to improve data reliability and end user satisfaction. You'll learn how this easy data management technique also enhances security and compliance, centralizes...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    CFOs on Managing Finance Technology: Systems-Related Challenges and How Companies Address Them

    Challenged by an inflexible financial management system? You're not alone. Finance executives everywhere are seeing the need for a system that can easily adapt to changing priorities and processes. Ready to learn more? Download this free research report to explore the key pain points CFOs are experiencing with their...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    30 Business Practices for Remaining Competitive in a changing Economy

    In business, the winds of change are always blowing. Lately, it's been more like a full-blown gale. "With a rapidly changing economy creating both opportunities and risks for almost every business, it's critical that companies effectively manage this change." This Focus Research eBook explores 30 best practices designed...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    HIPAA/HITECH Compliance for Databases: Comply fully and reduce database security risk

    HIPAA and HITECH require all individually identifiable protected health information (PHI) be secured. The unfortunate reality for IT professionals is that these acts of Congress aren’t prescriptive when it comes to what needs to be done about computer systems. In most cases, they don’t specify how to secure PHI; they...

    Provided By McAfee

  • Webcasts // Nov 2012

    Financial Management Product Preview

    Empower your organization with a full range of financial capabilities, relevant analytics and metrics, and fully auditable process management. In this product preview you will see: How Workday enables detailed drill-down analysis through multiple dimensions for quicker and more informative insights How unified process controls and security...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    6 Must Haves for Modern Financial Management Systems

    The financial system you are running today can likely trace its heritage back to the '80s and '90s. Since then, the needs of finance organizations have changed dramatically, but financial systems have failed to adapt at the core. Built to serve only the most basic requirements, these systems weren't designed...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    Moving Enterprises to the Public or Hybrid Cloud

    Many small businesses are using cloud service providers to cut costs and compete in today's globalized market. Large businesses, on the other hand, usually have already invested in infrastructure and need layers of approval to get anything done, making a transition much more difficult. However, this challenge shouldn't stop your...

    Provided By NTT Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    An Evaluation Framework for Selecting an Enterprise Cloud Provider

    While the main benefits of cloud computing - decreased cost and ease of management - started the widespread interest in this technology, its limitations, including security concerns and losing control over applications, made large enterprises wary. This is rapidly changing as enterprises have access to Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)...

    Provided By NTT Communications

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Solution brief: Inventory Optimization for the Consumer Products Industry

    A big question for consumer products companies is how to efficiently manage working capital that is often tied up in inventory. Read this solution brief to learn how inventory optimization can facilitate coordinated, integrated and multi-echelon inventory planning, improving turns and service levels while freeing working capital.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    How the Next Generation Works

    There’s now a group of people in the work¬place who are different. For all the difficulties surrounding comparisons between generations and the stereotyping it creates, there’s no doubt that people born after 1980 – variously dubbed ‘Generation Y’, ‘Digital Natives’ and ‘Millennials’ – were part of the first generation to...

    Provided By British Telecom- AU

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Protecting Against Firesheep and Sidejacking

    Download the white paper, Protecting Against Firesheep and Sidejacking that discusses the inherent insecurity of unprotected HTTP connections, the problems with the unsecured WiFi connections, and how an intelligent, resourceful, and motivated user could protect themselves against such threats.

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Simplify SSL Certificate Management Across the Enterprise

    Download Simplify SSL Certificate Management Across the Enterprise to learn how to manage Certificates across an enterprise.

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Getting Ahead of the Compliance Curve: Adopting a Managed Approach to Web Security and Regulatory Compliance

    Download Getting Ahead of the Compliance Curve: Adopting a Managed Approach to Web Security and Regulatory Compliance to learn about new regulatory requirements that impact website security and compliance, areas of enterprise cloud computing security risk and how to take a more proactive approach and plan for the rapidly evolving...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Process-Centric Banking: The Promise of BPM Technology for Financial Services Institutions

    For many financial institutions, the rapid pace of innovation, coupled with geographic expansion, has resulted in many new back-office, mid-office, and front-office business processes. These processes are often at the heart of the enterprise and are the basis for what differentiates one financial services institution from another. Outdated information...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Making Software License Management Less Painful

    Painless License Management If you're not paying attention to license management for your business, you're facing huge legal and financial consequences. In this white paper, learn best practices for discovering and identifying software, tying licenses back to contracts and much more.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Find the right platform for your server needs

    There are mounting business pressures to support more applications and users, store growing amounts of data, and manage an increasingly complex IT environment. Servers that fundamentally redefine the expectations and economics of the data center by creating systems so intelligent they virtually take care of themselves are the goal.

    Provided By HP US

  • Downloads // Sep 2012

    Security Explorer trial download

    Secure Your Windows Environment for Free Right now, someone with elevated permissions is logging into your Windows network and accessing secure resources. Should he have access at all? Quest® Security Explorer centrally manages access controls and security on Windows and SQL Servers, SharePoint, Exchange and workstations across your business....

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Capture industry white paper - banking

    Despite the increasing digitization of business today, paper remains the lowest common denominator for many important financial activities. Scanning to capture documents for storage is a great place to start, but the goal of current best practices is the fully automated extraction of all relevant data from any document, whatever...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    LifeSize Brief: Are Video Conference Solutions HIPAA Compliant?

    Products and technology are not inherently HIPAA compliant or non-compliant. Organizations are. There is no governing agency, commission or standards body that certifies HIPAA compliance. It is up to you to determine and maintain your own compliance with the HIPAA Privacy and Security rules. Some video conference solutions are...

    Provided By LifeSize Communications, Inc.

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Ovum Opinion - Oracle BPM Process Accelerators Are Ripe for Development

    A sizeable number of processes exist in every industry that vary much less across companies than processes that are closely tied to revenue generation and important differentiators. Such processes are good candidates for a process accelerator or process template approach. Of particular value are templates that are aimed at enabling...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Process-Centric Banking: The Promise of BPM Technology for Financial Services Institutions

    For many financial institutions, the rapid pace of innovation, coupled with geographic expansion, has resulted in many new back-office, mid-office, and front-office business processes. These processes are often at the heart of the enterprise and are the basis for what differentiates one financial services institution from another. Read on to...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Podcasts // Aug 2012

    Smarter Analytics Flash presentation

    What if you could leverage the full power of IT to transform your business? This engaging video answers this and many other questions. The ultimate answer is Smarter Analytics - IBM's approach to helping enterprises transform themselves by embedding information-based insights into every process, decision and activity. Smarter Analytics gives...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobility, Security Concerns, and Avoidance

    Data drives business today, as IT managers and security executives face enormous pressure to use data effectively and securely. They require quick, agile transmission of data via a wide number of communication channels and devices, with smartphones and tablets in particular being an increasingly prevalent data consumption device. The corporate...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    New Era Of Fundamental Change Calls For Peak Performance

    Financial services firms are facing challenges today that are more severe and intractable than any they have encountered before. As they move forward in this new environment, they will likely be forced to accept slower growth and leaner profits. Cost-management alone will not be enough to remove the threat of...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    The Future Belongs to the Intelligent Enterprise

    Tough economic conditions have made today's business environment more competitive than ever before. Escalating costs, unpredictable markets, and record deficits are impacting businesses around the world and creating new challenges in meeting shareholder expectations. Though the internet age has lowered the barriers to market entry and opened wide the doors...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Getting Ahead of the Competition: Maximizing SEPA Business Benefits Through OTC Transformation

    The introduction of Single European Payments Area (SEPA) is the most important initiative implemented within the payments landscape since the introduction of the euro in 2002. SEPA aims to create a single common market within Europe where individuals and corporations will be able to send and receive euro payments across...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Six Ways to Boost Service Profitability and Customer Satisfaction

    Global economic volatility is the new reality. Escalating costs, changing technologies, complex regulations, unpredictable markets and record deficits are impacting businesses around the world and have created new challenges in meeting shareholder expectations. Aftermarket Services (AMS) have become increasingly important as manufacturing organizations look for ways to generate profits, reduce...

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    IDC White Paper: The Evoloution of the Datacenter and the Need for a Converged Infrastructure

    In many enterprise datacenters, virtualization and blade computing have become key technologies deployed by the IT department in an effort to consolidate resources and cut costs while still providing increasing service-level agreements (SLAs) and supporting an expanding workload base. IDC sees this trend continuing, with increased convergence of the infrastructure...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Time for Change: Optimizing Data Center Infrastructure With Technology Refresh

    IDC conducted in-depth interviews with seven enterprises that have recently initiated a technology refresh of their Unix server storage and operating environment. The interviews provided valuable insight into the customers' reasons for modernizing their IT infrastructure and the benefits associated with both consolidation and virtualization. Reviewing these practices yielded a...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jun 2012

    Deloitte/Oracle Talent Tech Survey Results 2011

    According to a new study from Deloitte and Oracle, talent management initiatives are both a priority and a pain point for organization executives. Tune in to Deloitte's Insight show hosted by Sean O'Grady, to hear Tracy Martin, Senior Director for HCM Strategy at Oracle, and Laura Garbacz, Principal, National Oracle...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Microsoft Office Migration Guide - Hazards, Possibilities, and Methods

    This whitepaper tackles the 5 hazards most often associated with Office migrations. It also explains how to leverage your migration to drive significant cost savings and productivity gains with minimal IT effort, and includes real-world ROI calculations. The paper concludes with the 3 proven methods for a successful migration, along...

    Provided By Ontuitive

  • White Papers // May 2012

    Executive report: Achieving success with a flexible workplace.

    Forward thinkers best practices to enhance productivity, spur innovation and reduce cost. In our hyperconnected world, employees expect to work from anywhere, at any time, with any device. However, each of these new access points increases the IT security perimeter. In the flexible workplace, how can organizations balance the...

    Provided By IBM Australia

  • White Papers // May 2012

    IDC: Through Hardware Innovation Comes Support Automation

    This IDC white paper outlines the support-oriented benefits of evolving technology incorporated into the physical box itself as well as technologies that enable remote support. As vendors develop new systems, storage, and network devices, tools and automation functionality will be an essential part of what will be embedded in these...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Financial Services, Regulation and the Achilles Heel of Email

    Ensuring data privacy in compliance with government regulations and consumer protection laws presents a complex set of challenges for financial firms. Coupled with the rising sophistication in security threats, many industries are under regulatory fire in demonstrating accountability and addressing compliance requirements in accordance with federal and state laws. How...

    Provided By Proofpoint

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Compliance Management Demo

    Despite the importance of regulatory compliance, most organizations lack the ability to automatically and intelligently monitor and enforce the compliance policies that meet industry standards or even corporate best practices. Failure to demonstrate compliance with properly managed policies can incur fines or other regulatory agency penalties to increased network downtime,...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Compliance Management: Who is Minding the Network?

    Despite the importance of regulatory compliance, most organizations lack the ability to automatically and intelligently monitor and enforce the compliance policies that meet industry standards or even corporate best practices. Failure to demonstrate compliance with properly managed policies can incur fines or other regulatory agency penalties to increased network downtime,...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Telco 2015: Five Telling Years, Four Future Scenarios

    Despite the run-up in mobile revenues over the last few years, communications revenue growth is beginning to falter as voice markets in developing countries saturate. Unfortunately, content and connectivity revenues have not risen quickly enough to offset these declines. Facing this dilemma, how will the industry evolve over the next...

    Provided By IBM