Mobility

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

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Secure By Design: Building Identity-based Security into Today’s Information Systems

    In this paper, ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA&#8482) analysts examine today’s security challenges in light of the opportunity to build security directly into information systems, and the role of today’s finely grained technologies for identity and access management that make this more proactive approach possible.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IBM zSecure Compliance and Administration

    IBM Security zSecure&#8482 Compliance and Administration provides security personnel with the tools to efficiently administer IBM Resource Access Control Facility (RACF®) through simplified security administration. It helps security staff measure and verify the effectiveness of their mainframe security settings and policies. It also automates audit reporting and monitors security events...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Identity and Access Intelligence: Transforming Enterprise Security

    In this paper, ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA&#8482) analysts describe the nature of identity and access intelligence and the factors that are driving this important aspect of security evolution. Learn how Identity and Access Intelligence helps organizations rethink thier defense against a wide range of threats, cope with mobile and cloud...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    IDC: Mobile Video Collaboration - The New Business Reality

    The powerful combination of mobility and real-time video communications is further enhanced by the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend in mobility. This consumerization of IT brings to bear a number of new concerns about liability, privacy, and security. As a result, enterprise IT stakeholders are rapidly building a strategy for BYOD through...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Types of Electrical Meters in Data Centers

    There are several different types of meters that can be designed into a data center, ranging from high precision power quality meters to embedded meters (i.e. in a UPS or PDU). Each has different core functions and applications. This white paper provides guidance on the types of meters that might...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Introducing Social Business for the Mid-Market.

    Aberdeen has studied the business practices of 229 mid-sized companies surveyed for the 2011 Aberdeen Business Review and 61 mid-sized companies profiled in Aberdeen's 2011 Social Collaboration Research. Mid-market organization can achieve strategic benefits from optimizing their Social Business deployments and achieving Best-in-Class status. This report provides directional guidance for...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Big Data: Trends, Strategies, and SAP Technology

    The intelligent economy has arrived. The convergence of intelligent devices, social networking, pervasive broadband communications, and analytics is redefining relationships among producers, distributors, and consumers of goods and services. The growth in volume, variety, and velocity of data has created new challenges and opportunities.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobilizing the Enterprise with Off-the-Shelf Apps and Custom Mobile Solutions

    This whitepaper compares and contrasts these two approaches - "off-the-shelf" mobile apps vs. custom mobile solutions - summarizes their pros and cons and pinpoints the role for each in mobilizing enterprises.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    The Different Technologies for Cooling Data Centers

    There are 13 basic heat removal methods to cool IT equipment and to transport unwanted heat to the outdoor environment. This paper describes these fundamental cooling technologies using basic terms and diagrams. 11 of these methods rely on the refrigeration cycle as the primary means of cooling. Pumped refrigerant systems...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Forrester Report: Measuring Mobile Apps

    Developers need to improve their mobile measurement savvy. Many application development professionals have little to no skills in collecting real-time and operational metrics; that’s usually been the province of infrastructure and operations pros. But such thinking is both antiquated and dangerous. As requirements elicitation shifts from long textual requirements documents...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Research Report - The New mCommerce Reality

    Smartphones and tablets have changed everything: the way we communicate, the way we meet, the way we get around, the way we shop and more. The connected, on-the-go customer has literally shifted the balance of power in our society. Mobile users have easy access to information, unlimited options, and the...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Merchants Seek Mobile Mastery - A Task-Oriented Review of the Mobile Experience

    For the past 4 years, the e-tailing group has strived to be in the forefront of mobile by adapting their industry respected mystery shopping to the mobile channel. Objectives for the 2013 survey were to assess the year-over-year trends, highlight top mobile retailers and key in on best practices. Retailers...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Stadiums race to digitize (PDF download)

    Younger fans are leaving stadiums when they can't get connected, so sports teams are finally embracing technology as a way to improve the fan experience and increase the team’s bottom line. Download the full feature article from TechRepublic's Teena Hammond in magazine format as a free PDF that you can...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Rightsize for #GenMobile and save

    Find out how a rightsized network can save up to 400% compared with a traditional network. There are alot of savings that business can make by swapping from traditional internet networks which are tethered to desks, to Wi-Fi internet access that is not tethered to a desk. This infographic shares...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    New norms of Wi-Fi networking

    Mobile devices and apps now demand a greater level of intelligence within Wi-Fi infrastructures. IT managers need to report and manage levels of bandwidth being used and ensure that Business-critical mobile apps remain accessible. This paper illustrates how Aruba’s Mobile Virtual Enterprise (MOVE) architecture helps business's unify Wired and Wi-Fi...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Platform Boot Integrity Platform Foundation for Foundation Trusted Compute Pools

    In this article we will take a deep look into ensuring boot integrity of the platform which in turn boils down to ensuring the integrity of a number of platform components: the integrity of prelaunch and launch components covering firmware, BIOS and hypervisor. Boot integrity is foundational in embodying the...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    An Introduction to Virtual Service Oriented Grids

    While the idea of virtual service-oriented grids may be a new business concept, the technologies that build the groundwork for this idea go back many decades to the early days of computing research. That being said, the combination of these technologies brings non-functional, yet significant capabilities to a system. Virtual...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Moving To Office 365 On The Cloud

    We plan and design for change. After the change happens, we begin to plan for the next change. What drives change? Many factors drive change in technology--lower cost of equipment, better compute power, greater bandwidth, new software, and so on. In this article, we look at how Office 365, a...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Trusted Cloud: Addressing Security and Compliance

    This article will address one of the biggest barriers impeding broader adoption of cloud computing is security--the real and perceived risks of providing, accessing and control services in multitenant cloud environments. IT managers would like to see higher levels of assurance before they can declare their cloud-based services and data...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Automation Brings Promise to IT Operations Management, but at What Cost?

    Summary: IT operations organizations will remain under pressure to increase their value proposition to the business while reducing the associated cost. Increased automation and the reduction of systemic complexity are paramount to this objective. Key Findings: IT operations organizations that do not move at the pace of change the business...

    Provided By frontrange

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Top 5 Malware Trends for 2014 and How to Combat Them

    Malware will continue to evolve and attacks will become more sophisticated this year. Increased use of mobile devices makes it more challenging to protect systems and data. Companies need a security solution that protects PCs, tablets, and smartphones against malware and web threats. Read More...

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Technical Report: Using NetApp and VMWAre to Build Your Cloud

    Many organisations are recognising the importance of their virtualised systems and how they can work more efficiently. Find out some insights on how on to build your own cloud at the same time lowering maintenance costs and reduce the time required to implement new applications and solutions.

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Grid Computing: Operations Research Methods for Resource Management and Scheduling

    The grid computing paradigm is replacing localized computer clusters or the traditional "supercomputer" model for research and industry enterprises requiring increasingly large amounts of processing power and storage. Computational grids are distributed systems integrating geographically-separate resources into a single, massively parallel network well-suited to complex processing tasks. This article introduces...

    Provided By Intel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Consequences of an Increasingly Overwhelmed Network Infrastructure on Business Critical Application Performance

    By identifying the fast-growing discrepancy between the capabilities of network infrastructure and application performance needs, end user organisations should be in a better position to gauge the potential impact, or risk, faced by their organisation. Currently the explosion of big data is overwhelming many networks and their ageing infrastructures. This...

    Provided By Barracuda Networks

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    SIP Trunks – Keeping your UC Systems Secure

    The appeal of Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) trunks as a means of connecting UC systems to the outside world is growing in popularity. SIP trunks offer lower operating costs, more flexibility in ordering service and capacities and advanced features, such as virtual phone numbers in different geographies, which let companies...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Client Virtualization in a Cloud Environment

    Arguably computation models seen in client space are much more diverse than those in the server space proper. For servers, there are essentially two, the earlier model of static consolidation and the more recent dynamic model where virtual machines lightly bound to their physical hosts and can be moved around...

    Provided By Intel

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Executive's guide to tablets in the enterprise

    Tablets are proving their worth as a useful tool for many business users. This guide looks at the current tablet landscape, what lies ahead, and how the devices are being used to enhance productivity.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    The Changing Face of Unified Communications

    In business environments, few variables are as important as communication. Although this is a simple consideration, it has far-reaching effects. After all, companies that are not able to effectively communicate and collaborate with external partners, clients and customers may soon find themselves facing diminishing returns and decreased profit margins. Internal...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    System Design: Get it Right the First Time (Aberdeen Group)

    This Aberdeen Group report offers guidance to help you improve your system design practices, and bring innovative products to market in less time and at reduced cost to meet your product revenue goals.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Content Analytics in Public Safety

    Ensuring the safety and protection of the general public in the United States employs millions of people, investigating and responding to millions of incidents and offenses each year, supported by millions of unstructured data sources and records. In this context, it is easy to appreciate why content analytics solutions are...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Ethernet Fabrics: The Foundation of Datacenter Network Automation and Business Agility

    Datacenter automation can deliver numerous benefits, including increased operational efficiency, business agility, faster time to opportunity and time to value, and lower operational expenditures. Various IT constituencies — application, compute/virtualization, storage — have invested in automation tools and technologies to achieve those results, and now networking professionals are joining their...

    Provided By Brocade Communications Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Science Meets Assortment Optimization Report

    There is a fundamental shift under way in how retailers view assortment optimization and what they are asking of their trade partners. Uniform approaches typically yield average results, but tuning the mix to local demand can yield superior performance. The surest way to reach your exact assortment destination? Local demand.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Who, What, Where, When and How of Real-time Personalization

    Personalization is on the rise as companies strive to meet customer expectations for a more customized and relevant experience. When used effectively, the rewards of personalization can be enormous—increasing sales and revenue, and enhancing online conversion rates.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Mobile: The New Marketing Frontier

    Consumers are leveraging innovative and richly functional mobile devices to become connected and empowered like never before, reshaping the consumer/marketer relationship and raising the stakes for marketers to utilize the mobile channel to engage shoppers and drive revenue.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    10 Tips for Moving Social Media and Mobile Marketing out of Silos

    Read this white paper for 10 tips on integrating customer data across your marketing, and find out how to deliver personalized, seamless interactions through mobile, social media, and other channels to create lasting—and profitable—customer engagement.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Oracle Business Intelligence Mobile App Designer Solution Brief

    This solution brief introduces viewers to the benefits of using the Oracle BI Mobile App Designer. You will learn how Oracle BI Apps can run on multiple operating platforms and mobile devices. See how data can be quickly transformed into graph displays with navigation panes to help users select the...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    DIY Mobile Analytic Apps with Oracle BI Mobile App Designer

    Watch these examples of how Oracle BI Mobile App Designer enables users to easily create stunning visually compelling and interactive analytical applications on desktops and mobile devices, from any type of business data using a simple drag and drop interface. See how you can use the resulting outputted QR code...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Mobile Self-Service Applications for ~Mobile-First~ Economies

    Mobile self-service apps present a good method of improving customer experience, while reducing the telco's own cost to serve. While mobile self service apps are often explored in the context of high Smartphone penetration markets in Asia, North America and Western Europe, there is an untapped opportunity for mobile self-service...

    Provided By Comviva Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Next Generation Authentication - Keys to Balancing Security and Convenience

    The demands for heightened security through the use of multi-factor authentication are pressing, but so is the need to control budgets and give users convenient access to the data and services they need. It is growing increasingly clear that organizations can’t meet these demands with legacy platforms—they need next-generation authentication....

    Provided By SafeNet

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Multi-factor Authentication- Current Usage and Trends

    In this digital age, validating identities and controlling access is vital, which is why multifactor authentication has become such a fundamental requirement in so many organisations. This white paper draws on a large survey to provide a current picture of the authentication landscape in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa...

    Provided By SafeNet

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Putting Mobile First: Best Practices of Mobile Technology Leaders

    This white paper, based on original IBM research with analysis by IDC, offers a Mobile Infrastructure Maturity Model and documents the best practices and characteristics of organizations that are leaders.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Sophisticated attacks WP

    We all know how major security incidents can affect a company’s data, networks and corporate brand. We also know that sophisticated attacks, designed to gain continuous access to critical information or to cause damage in critical infrastructure, are becoming more severe, more frequent and more costly. But what can you...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Leveraging the Network for Your Virtualization and Cloud Initiatives.

    More organizations are turning to cloud, virtualization and consolidation to realize benefits like lower operating costs and higher efficiency in network IT management, but many are not considering the impact those initiatives will place on the data center network.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Webroot® Mobile Threat Report

    Webroot believes that users and system administrations should be armed with the most up-to-date information on the risks and security issues currently facing the deployment and use of mobile devices. As employees continue to employ their own devices for work purposes, greater threats are introduced into the workplace leaving company...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Exponentially Accelerate Data Protection and Recovery with Simpana 10 IntelliSnap® Snapshot Management Technology

    Are you making the best use of your storage array snapshot functionality? CommVault Simpana 10 IntelliSnap technology manages hardware-based snapshots across multiple vendor storage arrays. This whitepaper covers trends and challenges in snapshot adoption, and key features and benefits of IntelliSnap technology including snapshot indexing and catalog-based recovery, script elimination,...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    6 Questions to Ask About Your Data Storage-Emily Wojcik byline for ILTA Peer to Peer Magazine

    Commvault's Emily Wojcik discusses the six questions businesses should ask when deciding which data gets kept and which data is expendable in a storage policy.

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Protecting Data at the Edge More Effectively

    Drive efficiency and productivity by centralizing protection, expediting recovery and enhancing access for remote/branch office and laptop/desktop data. This whitepaper describes how Simpana software is the best solution to make that happen.

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • Analyst Briefings // Apr 2014

    IDC: Critical Need For Edge Data Protection

    Many firms are acutely aware of the costs and risks associated with lost or unrecoverable data on employee devices, including desktops, laptops, and mobile devices and while mobility initiatives, including bring your own device (BYOD), are gaining popularity, IDC has discovered that many firms do not have adequate protection, recovery...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • Podcasts // Apr 2014

    Basics of Hardware Snapshots

    CommVault’s Phil Philip Curran (@PhilJPhilip Curran) discusses how integrated snapshots and data replication technologies can quickly create multiple recovery-ready copies of production data without impacting server performance. In addition, CommVault’s deep integration with VMware vStorage APIs for data protection (VADP) helps customers protect their virtual machines as they come online.Learn...

    Sponsored By CommVault Systems

  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Basics of IP Address Subnetting

    IP Address Subnetting is a complicated topic that can be confusing for many IT professionals. While you may be using one of the free subnet calculators available on the internet, knowing the reasons behind it and why it works the way it does is critical for true success. This white...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    IT Roles Facing Extinction

    Today, there's a huge amount of focus on getting more efficiency using virtualization, the cloud, Web 2.0, networking, and mobility. Better efficiency and innovation will reduce the number of technicians needed for certain tasks within the datacenter. The following are some of the key areas where traditional IT administration skill...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Building a Cisco Certification Lab

    Building a flexible lab environment is an essential and critical part of any certification study environment. The first step, either the CCENT or CCNA, requires an environment that is complete enough to cover all of the exam topics, but simple and inexpensive enough to easily construct. Learning concepts is important,...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    How to Secure Your Wireless Network

    It isn’t hard to set up security for the wireless router in your basement: change the SSID, pick a strong password and perhaps install VPN software for remote access. But securing wireless networks in a business environment is much more demanding. Learn best practices that can help administrators go beyond...

    Provided By Sophos

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Which Mobile Device Is the Most Secure?

    Gone is the day of the corporate-issued BlackBerry device. With its finely ingrained policies, BlackBerry was once the go-to mobile device for security-savvy enterprises. Research from IDC shows that iPhone and Android now hold over 80% of market share, with Windows Phone 8 and BlackBerry completing for the third spot....

    Provided By Sophos

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Troubleshooting Cisco Switches

    When an outage or network incident takes place, it can often create an intense burden for the engineers called upon to assist. As is the case with many emergencies, the demand for action and results may supersede more effective ways of resolving the issue(s) at hand. Having a solid strategy...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Mobile Device Management Buyers Guide

    Mobile device management (MDM) solutions allow IT organizations to centrally manage, monitor and support mobile devices from smartphones to tablets. By using an MDM solution to control and protect the data and configuration settings on users’ mobile devices, you can reduce support costs and security risks. In this guide, you'll...

    Provided By Sophos

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Fundamentals of SCSI and iSCSI

    SCSI (Small Computer Systems Interface), which is present in all personal, defines an initiator/target client/server relationship that includes addresses, commands, and specified operations. The SCSI model has numerous interfaces, including TCP/IP, fibre channel, directly attached parallel bus, and firewire. Fibre Channel and iSCSI are the two major choices for building...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Defending Against Denial of Service Attacks

    This whitepaper utilizes end-user interviews to better understand their DDoS defense plans where they discovered a clear knowledge gap around the Denial of Service attacks in use and the defenses needed to maintain availability. The paper provides detail on the attacks in use, suggests realistic defensive architectures and tactics and...

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Mitigating DDoS Attacks with F5 Technology

    Distributed denial-of-service attacks may be organized by type into a taxonomy that includes network attacks (layers 3 and 4), session attacks (layers 5 and 6), application attacks (layer 7), and business logic attacks. Each type may be matched with the best F5 technology for mitigating that attack. This paper explains...

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    WLAN Channel Access: How WiFi Networks Talk and How You Can Make Them Talk More Clearly

    Stations and APs that share a wireless channel can rely on two carrier sense mechanisms to identify when a channel is busy. In crowded WiFi environments, like the one created at the unveiling of the iPhone? 4 to the press, these two carriers are crucial for ensuring network function. This...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Foundational Focus: OSI Model - Breaking Down the 7 Layers

    The OSI model is a conceptual tool used to discuss and describe network functions. The use of a standard reference model is essential to communicate ideas as well as create new technologies. It is a good idea to be familiar with the OSI model, the features assigned to each layer,...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Infographic: Malicious Mobile Apps (MMA) - A Growing Threat in 2013 and Beyond

    With the exploding use of mobile devices and BYOD, mobile apps represent a major new threat. This infographic reveals some surprising facts about malicious mobile apps, including where they come from, what they do, and what other IT pros are thinking about MMAs.Download now to discover the interesting facts.

    Provided By Webroot Software

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Security in the Internet of Things White Paper

    The transition to the Internet of Things (IoT) from closed networks is accelerating at a rapid pace—and justly raising alarms about security.

    Provided By Wind River

  • Analyst Briefings // Nov 2013

    Analytics Trends 2013: The IT Perspective by Aberdeen Group

    The results of Aberdeen Group's 2013 Business Analytics surveys examine the shifting challenges IT professionals face as they harness an ever-deepening pool of data for analysis. It will also explore current trends in IT's role in successful BI solutions.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    The DDoS Threat Spectrum

    Bolstered by favorable economics, today's global botnets are using distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks to target firewalls, web services, and applications, often simultaneously. This DDoS threat spectrum includes conventional network attacks, HTTP and SSL floods, and an emerging wave of low-bandwidth threats, plus the new threat vectors likely to target emerging...

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • White Papers // May 2012

    Smarter Planet Leadership Series: Air Canada

    Perfecting the art of self service. How self service helped an airline transform their brand.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    10 Current Security Threats for Individuals

    We now live in a world where new threats are poised to cause us harm in ways most of us never dreamed possible. The convenience and benefits of Internet access, always-on connectivity, and mobile devices have made us vulnerable to these attacks. It is time for us to adopt a...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    LAN Fundamentals: Logical Addresses vs. Physical Addresses

    There are two basic types of addresses used in Local Area Networking (LAN): logical addresses and physical addresses. Ethernet is the most common LAN and is the example used in this document. Understanding the differences of how the two addresses are used is the focus of this discussion. A list...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    IP Version 6 Transitions Mechanisms

    As with the adoption of any new technology, the move from IP version 4 to IP Version 6 will take a number of years to complete. During that transition phase, various mechanisms will be necessary to continue support of the older protocol as the newer gains widespread momentum. In addition,...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    10+ basic Microsoft Outlook support issues

    Outlook offers a number of benefits, but it tends to throw the occasional obstacle in your path. Armed with the right information and a few tricks, you can smooth the way for your Outlook users -- and for yourself. This download is also available as an entry in...

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The flexible workplace: Unlocking value in the

    Flexible workplace forward thinkers are reporting productivity increases and cost decreases of 20% or more. Learn to achieve these benefits for your business: enhance productivity, spur innovation and reduce costs. The report contains findings from a recent IBM survey covering user mobility, user support, collaboration and security.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2005

    Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Product Information Management

    This report is a must-read if you're an IT strategist who's currently evaluating product information management (PIM) technologies. It explains why the as-yet-immature PIM market is evolving quickly and presents Gartner's Magic Quadrant for this emerging tech sector. There are a variety of differences that separate the companies Gartner classifies...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Whitepaper: Security and Speed

    The problem of security implications for performance is growing as the number of devices or procedures deployed between the user and applications continues to grow. Download this whitepaper to learn more about how the right security mechanisms and approaches can minimize performance degradation.

    Provided By F5 Networks

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Gartner Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems

    With IBM's Service Assurance and Fulfillment solution CSPs are able to integrate business processes with service delivery systems, modernize legacy and proprietary systems, and focus on fast return on investment. And in the first ever Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems (OSS), Gartner has declared IBM the "leader" in the...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Mar 2014

    Executive's guide to tablets in the enterprise

    Tablets are proving their worth as a useful tool for many business users. This guide looks at the current tablet landscape, what lies ahead, and how the devices are being used to enhance productivity.

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Mastering Multi-Use SSL

    SSL certificates are the industry standard for authentication and security. Depending on how you plan to use SSL certificates, multi-use certificates can provide greater flexibility than traditional ones. Multi-use certificates protect multiple Fully Qualified Domain Names (FQDNs) and subdomains, which means they lower administrative costs and simplify certificate installation, management,...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Discover 10 Steps to Securing Active Directory

    Active Directory user accounts are crucial to security because they are the basis for authentication and initial access to the network, systems, and applications. And maintaining AD in a clean, organized, and secure state is a challenge for organizations. But what if you could reduce costs while improving AD security...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Transaction-Centric vs. Infrastructure-Centric APM

    Should your organization take a transaction-centric or infrastructure-centric approach to application performance management? Download this report from TRAC Research to examine the major differences between the two approaches, the pros and cons of both in difference use cases, and finally which technology better fits your organization.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Video - Conversations on the Future of Business: Customer Centricity

    Organizations must put consumers at the forefront of everything they do. From customer service, to product development, to sales and marketing, “customer centricity” is the main objective. Video game retailer GameStop has always consistently been at the cutting edge of customer-centric strategy. From its innovative customer loyalty program to its...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Simplify Your Route to the Internet: Three Advantages of Using LISP

    The Location ID separation protocol (LISP) simplifies the process of connecting multi-homed sites, and also presents distinct advantages for networks. These advantages include simplicity over BGP, load balancing, and mobility.

    Provided By Global Knowledge