We discuss the growing importance of enterprise mobility and the technology behind mobile application development.

  • White Papers // Sep 2010

    A Webinar Organizer's Checklist

    This new Webinar Success white paper provides guidelines on how to produce and manage successful Webinars - from the first (and most important) step of defining purpose and expectations to quantifying results after the event.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: EMI Music Publishing

    EMI is the world's leading independent music company. The company comprises two divisions - EMI Music, one of the top global recorded music companies, and EMI Music Publishing, the world's leading music publisher. The EMI contain server sprawl and wanted to manage the costs of a rapidly expanding IT infrastructure....

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: Financial Technologies (India) Ltd

    Financial Technologies India Ltd (FTIL) is among the global leaders in offering technology IP and domain expertise to create and trade on next-generation financial markets. FTIL wanted to support a rapidly growing business, Financial Technologies needed to maximize datacenter space and improve hardware utilization. This would avoid the need to...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: HelioVolt Corporation

    Based in Austin, Texas, HelioVolt Corporation (HelioVolt) is a manufacturer of a new generation of thin film photovoltaic products that are 100 times thinner than traditional silicon, and can be manufactured at speeds 10 to 100 times faster than current processes. HelioVolt wanted to prepare fast-growing company's IT infrastructure for...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    ESG White Paper: Address Storage Inefficiencies Before Outsourcing Exchange

    This paper discusses sources of potential savings in on-premise Microsoft Exchange deployments and outlines a three-step approach to achieving them. When companies account for these savings, they should be able to rework their "total cost per Exchange mailbox" to make a well-informed decision as to whether outsourcing will actually save...

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    Workshifting Benefits: The Bottom Line

    This new white paper from the Telework Research Network provides a quantitative synthesis of the potential benefits that regular telecommuting can offer companies, employees and communities.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Driving growth and innovation with a trusted support resource - An innovative approach to maintenance and technical support

    There's a misconception that maintenance and technical support services are only about on-site repair or necessary when something breaks. Given today's complex technology infrastructure with multiple systems, platforms and vendors, you need more. Learn how IBM's proactive approach to support can save you time and money and help improve the...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    The human side of business continuity planning

    While most businesses have continuity plans in place for remaining operational during a disruption, many don't address a company's most precious assets: its employees. This paper identifies key areas for organizations to consider as they prepare themselves to handle the human side of business disruptions.

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    AirMedia Use Smarter 802.11n to Drive Digital Signage Business in Airports Throughout China

    Based in Shanghai, AirMedia operates the largest digital media network in China dedicated to air travel advertising. At these airports, cabling installation is extremely costly and inflexible. Cable drops required the approval of airport authorities and in many locations, cable drops to the display screens just wasn't possible. AirMedia needed...

    Provided By Ruckus Wireless

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Douglas County Discovers How to Migrate School District to 802.11n Without Going Broke or Crazy

    Douglas County School District (DCSD) had a choice between building wired labs to support state standardized Measured Achievement Progress (MAP) testing or going all wireless. DCSD's ultimate goal was to deploy stable 802.11n WLANs at each of its schools and centrally configure, manage and troubleshoot each WLAN from a single...

    Provided By Ruckus Wireless

  • Case Studies // Nov 2008

    Holland Christian Schools Make the Move to 802.11n Smart Wireless LANs

    Going through a $27 million renovation and expansion of its facilities, Holland Christian Schools needed a faster and better wireless infrastructure. But as user densities grew and applications became more sophisticated, Holland Christian began to see a number of problems. Clients were finding it difficult to reliably associate. Connections would...

    Provided By Ruckus Wireless

  • Case Studies // Feb 2011

    Wi-Fi for Education

    Beijing BISS International School, as a leading independent schools in China. BISS campus is situated in residential area with countless home Wi-Fi networks and telecom service providers' Wi-Fi hotspot access points with high-gain antenna. These neigbourhood Wi-Fi network created a very noisy environment, which made school clients much harder to...

    Provided By Ruckus Wireless

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Policy-Based Power Management with Dell & VMware

    This reference architecture is intended for those who seek power management solutions to achieve better power efficiency within new or existing datacenters, to understand policy based power management solutions implements with the use of hardware and software components.

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    Atlas Bank

    Envisioned as a progressive and dynamic bank, Atlas Bank helps customers manage personal and commercial finances with ease and convenience. Their main challenge is to secure production data held on distributed test and development servers, reduce power and cooling costs and deliver the scalability to support business expansion. VMware vSphere...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Sep 2009

    Vodafone Germany Mobile Telecom Saved 20 Percent With New, Robust, Reliable Sales System

    Vodafone is one of the world's leading mobile telecommunications companies, they wanted to bring this consistency and flexibility to its mobile handheld device retail operation, which represents an impressive 35 percent of the German mobile market. But as the market grew more competitive, Vodafone realized that providing a best-in-class product...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Sep 2011

    Enterprise smartphone support: Five practical solutions

    Are costs, technical issues and security keeping your company from benefiting from smartphone use? Smartphones within the enterprise are essential now, and their ease of use in allowing users to access information only increases the demand. IT managers can implement practices to make this access possible in its support for...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Fadis Fahrzeug Distribution Services GmbH

    FADIS Fahrzeug Distribution Services GmbH (FADIS Automobile Distribution Services) was founded in 1996 as a service company of the Emil Frey Gruppe (Emil Frey Group), a Swiss company operating in the automobile market since 1924. The FADIS data processing center provides IT services for distribution, customer relationship management, and parts...

    Provided By SEH Computertechik GmbH

  • Case Studies // Nov 2010

    Bell Canada Optimizes Testing Workflows

    Montreal based Bell Canada is now 120 years old and turned in revenues of $14.3 billion last year. In Bell Canada's relentless search to be more efficient and improve their bottom line, the Operations Group needed to address some key 'Points of pain': shifting workloads, across the various technology groups...

    Provided By ClickSoftware

  • White Papers // Jun 2011

    Oracle and the case of the missing slides

    Commentary report from analyst Joe Clabbyst. Joe, a third party, non-IBM employee discusses some of Oracles product claims and points out holes in their systems product positioning.

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Aug 2009

    IMAX Gets Oversized Savings With Toshiba IP Business Telephone Savings

    A film industry technology pioneer, IMAX Corporation first brought IMAX movies to audiences. Today, IMAX Corporation is one of the world's leading entertainment technology companies, specializing in immersive motion picture technologies. Their mission is to unify Communications for Three Corporate Locations and Reduce Overall Communication Costs. They chose Toshiba to...

    Provided By Toshiba

  • Case Studies // May 2010

    Tiscali Achieves 99.997% Availability for Hosted e-Mail Service, 80% Storage Utilization With NetApp

    Tiscali Italia S.p.a. is one of the largest telecommunications companies in Italy. Tiscali supplies a wide range of services to its customers, both private individuals and companies, including Internet access through dial-up and ADSL, voice, VoIP, media, and added-value services, and other technologically advanced products. Their challenge is to grow...

    Provided By NetApp

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Carmarthenshire County Council IT Asset Management

    Like all local authorities, Carmarthenshire County Council depends on a wide range of computing devices installed in many different working environments. Carmarthenshire uses an IT asset register, a system providing control of software assets, and an IT help desk system that depends on accurate data on user hardware configurations. There...

    Provided By AIM

  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Roger Communications Implements First of Its Kind Geo-Intelligence System With TCS' Guidance

    Telecommunication companies that exploit their business data effectively gain important insights into markets, helping them design and offer products and services that better address customer needs. Converting the large amount of available data into accessible information is a challenge faced by most telecom companies today. Rogers sought TCS' help to...

    Provided By Tata Consultancy Services

  • Case Studies // Jan 2010

    Access Networks Offers Customers Nationwide Hosted Wi-Fi Management Services With FlexMaster

    Having built a growing business offering network design, installation and support services to enterprise clients, Access Networks was asked by a client to outfit his home with a complete wired and wireless network like the one installed in his business. A major focus for the company has been finding and...

    Provided By Ruckus Wireless

  • Research // Sep 2011

    ZDNet Tech Family Tree - The history of the iPhone

    Download ZDNet's Tech Family Tree as a PDF and explore the history of the iPhone. The iPhone Tech Family Tree is a wholly original insight into Apple's most famous product. Designed to look good and do good anywhere someone with an interest in technology might be, it's perfect for designers,...

    Provided By ZDNet

  • White Papers // May 2011

    HP Sponsored ICD Translational research whitepaper

    This white paper examines the early progress in the adoption of translational research by the health industry based on direct insights from industry leaders in cutting-edge research. Readers will gain insights into advances in current translational research, key progress signposts signaling progress in translational research adoption, and predicted pathways expected...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Case Studies // Jul 2010

    Beeper Improves Call Centre Operations With ClickSoftware

    Beeper Communications Israel, a Motorola affiliated company, has been the leading paging operator in Israel since 1988. The hundreds of Call Centre staff that manage the services that Beeper provides are of course central to an efficient and successful operation. They are the first point of contact with the customer...

    Provided By ClickSoftware

  • Case Studies // May 2011

    TCS Enables Accelerated Feature Development for a Large Wireless Equipment Vendor

    TCS' client is a large telecom equipment vendor that provides wireless solutions to global telcos. In order to cater to critical market specific functionalities needed by telcos in a short time, the vendor delivers 'Fast features.' This helps telcos to enhance their service offerings and to increase ARPU. The vendor...

    Provided By Tata Consultancy Services

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    An Empowered Report: Getting Past Cloud Security Fear Mongering

    This white paper explores key cloud security questions addressed during the 2010 Forrester Security Forum, including private versus public clouds, security standards and cloud services trends.

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Fujitsu Case Study: CHOtS / DII(C)

    In 1991, the Ministry Of Defence (MOD) decided to embrace email and office automation, following a CSA report in 1986 and decisions made in 1987. Properly employed, they knew these innovations would reduce costs and improve communications around the world. The answer was the Corporate Head Office technology System (CHOtS),...

    Provided By Fujitsu

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Global Wireless Leader Installs First High-Speed Commuter System

    WiFi Rail, Inc. is the world's leading service provider of high-speed mobile Internet connectivity to mass transit environments. They wanted to design, build, operate, and maintain a wireless network to provide continuous connectivity for rail-line commuters, with access to the Internet, email, VoIP, and online entertainment and provide enough capacity...

    Provided By Cisco

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Adapting BYOD security strategies to protect data

    The consumerisation of IT in the workplace goes way beyond bring-your-own-device usage: there is also the issue of social networking sites and services to address. IT security managers face a major headache in engineering a protective security umbrella to keep sensitive data safe. This Research In Motion (RIM) white paper...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • White Papers // Jun 2012

    Mobile apps for field workers: Five essential questions

    Smartphone adoption in the enterprise (both personal-liable and corporate-liable) reached 162 million units by the end of 2011, according to predictions by VDC Research. By 2014, the research firm predicts, the market for enterprise mobility solutions for field service applications will grow at an average annual rate of 11 percent....

    Provided By ClickSoftware

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    How to benefit from mixing business and personal devices

    Working from home used to mean you had to lug home a briefcase full of paper or the heavy company laptop. Now, chances are employees have a laptop or desktop computer of their own at home that is at least as powerful as the one on their desk at work,...

    Provided By Research In Motion

  • Case Studies // Jan 2012

    Greenfield Wireless Innovator Outsources Mission-Critical Functions to Amdocs for Rapid Success

    In the highly competitive Canadian wireless market, Mobilicity has a very innovative business model for its operational and IT strategy: outsourcing virtually all of its mission-critical functions. Their challenges are aggressive time to market for new business, rapid expansion strategy faced with intense competition, need to build an entire infrastructure...

    Provided By Amdocs

  • Case Studies // May 2011

    Amdocs Customer Success Story Telekom Austria

    Telekom Austria is the Leading Communications Provider in Austria. Their challenges are to increase customer revenues and reduce operational costs, ensure high-quality service as customer volume increases and new products are introduced, support large numbers of customers and complex, diverse product lines, with the ability to grow and protect investment...

    Provided By Amdocs

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    CA Helps German Automobile Manufacturer Simplify Web Application Access for 300,000 Individuals

    CA, one of the world's largest Information Technology (IT) management software companies. To support online collaboration between employees and third parties, organisations need to ensure their Web applications are subject to tight access controls. This control, however, needs to be balanced with ease of use to maximize productivity and simplify...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • Case Studies // Jun 2011

    Real-Time Data Supercharges BI

    The Firm, is a multinational European mobile telecom provider. In the mobile telecom industry, customer needs and product offerings are continuously evolving. While necessary to achieve company objectives, it was not easy to standardize Corporate Sales reporting solutions across multiple lines of businesses. The solution, a warehouse of historical data...

    Provided By Composite Software Systems

  • Case Studies // Nov 2011

    Simplified Infrastructure and Expanded Services With A10 Networks

    Oslo-based Schibsted IT, formerly known as Media Norge IT, has approximately 60 employees dedicated to providing IT services to a number of Schibsted Media subsidiaries. Due to the growing demand for online services in Norway and Sweden, Schibsted IT needed a new generation server load balancer to support high-volume traffic,...

    Provided By A10 Networks

  • Case Studies // Apr 2011

    Sichuan Mobile

    Sichuan Mobile Communications is the largest mobile communications operator in western China with a total of over 8 million GSM subscribers. Sichuan Mobile needed a centralized, flexible, robust and secure management platform to meet its AAAA requirements, dealing with various types of network devices and internal user groups with different...

    Provided By A10 Networks