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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 // 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

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    How to Sell Backup to Your CFO

    Learn how to get beyond the insurance metaphor to create a value proposition for data protection. In this document we're first going to explore the use of the insurance metaphor in terms of its most fundamental element: the broad consequences of data loss. We'll also discuss industry and regulatory consequences...

    Provided By Unitrends

  • 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 // Aug 2012

    Genpact ensures contract compliance that created incremental revenue of $42M over next 10 years of a contract for a global aviation company

    A global Aviation engine services company based out of US, providing Long term Contractual services solutions covering engine maintenance and/or materials (spares, repair). Genpact started the engagement with the objective of improving the customer contract management. Result: Incremental revenue of $42M over next 10 years from contract.

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Genpact improves material & repair sourcing and financial accounting correction for a global aviation company that delivered $15M bottom line impact

    A global Aviation engine services company based out of US, providing Long term Contractual services solutions covering engine maintenance and/or materials (spares, repair). Genpact started the engagement with the objective of improving the customer contract management. Result: $15M of bottom line impact delivered.

    Provided By Genpact

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Genpact implements the right Failure forecast modeling techniques for a global transportation company that was challenged with high contract cost due to frequent part failures, thus reducing the overall part consumption by ~43% till the life of the contra

    A global Transportation company based out of US, providing Long term Contractual services solutions covering Locomotive Engine maintenance and/or materials (spares, repair) during the contract period. Genpact started the engagement with the objective of improving the customer contract management. Result: 43% reduction in part consumption which resulted in decease in...

    Provided By Genpact

  • 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

    Export Operation & Compliance Benchmark Report: Going Global w/ Regulatory Reform

    Welcome to the second annual benchmark study covering U.S. export operations and compliance produced by American Shipper in partnership with BPE Global and the International Compliance Professionals Association (ICPA). More than 300 U.S.-based exporters participated in this 35 question survey covering export regulatory reform, operations management practices, organizational structure, compliance...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Business Analytics -- Enterprise Data Management

    Learn about how Deloitte and SAP are teaming up to help companies migrate legacy systems to SAP software using Deloitte's Enterprise Data Migration Framework and SAP BusinessObjects BI and EIM solutions. This approach helps extract, clean up, and reformat data in a well-informed, systematic approach.

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Empowering Execs to optimize Performance Management

    Being an effective CFO and financial manager today is all about increasing efficiency, partnering with the business to drive growth and value, and empowering your people to be more risk sensitive, productive, and informed when making decisions. Enterprise performance management (EPM) applications can help you achieve these objectives and respond...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Playing to win in real time

    To stay ahead of the competition in a global marketplace, firms are increasingly speeding up operations, in many cases adopting real-time systems and tools to allow for instant decision-making and faster business cycles. According to a new report from Oxford Economics and SAP, Real-time business: Changing the game in the...

    Provided By SAP

  • 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

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    TANGO

    TANGO is a modern, open, service-orientated architecture approach for acquiring, routing, switching, authenticating and authorizing transactions across multiple channels. That includes ATM, point of sale, Internet and mobile banking, in a multi-institution environment across different geographies. Read this product data sheet, TANGO, to understand how this versatile architecture can...

    Provided By HP and Intel®

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    The Relevance & Value of a Storage Hypervisor

    The need for economic and operational efficiencies transcends all organizations. Commercial businesses, non-profits, government departments, and large and small enterprises are all striving to make the most, and more, of what they have. Economic conditions don't matter either. In economically challenging times, tight budgets dictate efficiency in order to get...

    Provided By IBM Corp.

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Moving Your Fax Server to the Cloud - Should Your Company Move Its Fax Server to the Cloud?

    As IT managers urgently seek to reduce the fixed costs associated with running their in-house fax servers, cloud-based faxing emerges as a highly effective tool for combating the unpredictability of fluctuating infrastructure costs.

    Provided By EFax

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    How To Secure Electronic Healthcare Records Effectively

    In the ongoing effort to reach HIPPA Electronic Medical Record (EMR) compliance standards, one of the biggest obstacles and concerns is security. Download this whitepaper to see how to develop a blanket of security for patients - and your reputation - through leveraging best practices for automated threat protection. ...

    Provided By HP and Intel®

  • 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