Networking

Computer networks literally run our world of data exchange and communications. TechRepublic keeps up with the latest networking hardware and software, wired and wireless networking technology, and best practices for your network's security and performance.

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Cutting the Cost of Application Security

    Web application attacks can result in devastating data breaches and application downtime, costing companies millions of dollars in fines, brand damage and customer turnover. This white paper illustrates how the Imperva SecureSphere Web Application Firewall provides a Return on Security Investment of 2090% by preventing data breaches and website downtime....

    Sponsored By Imperva

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Protect the Mobile Enterprise with Smarter Security

    Mobile security, and ensuring users do the right thing, is one of the highest priorities of today’s CIOs. Although mobile employees can be more productive by working anytime and anywhere, they are now accessing corporate data and applications from outside the traditional network perimeter. This means traditional access and authentication...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    10 Steps to Mitigate a DDoS Attack in Real Time

    The growing number of sophisticated attacks and countless attack vectors are increasingly difficult to mitigate. Download our 10 Steps to Mitigate a DDoS Attack in Real Time Infographic to help you address current attacks and learn how to build a solution that will help you mitigate risk, lower management costs,...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How to Fill the Threat Management Gateway Void

    The recent discontinuation of Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) requires enterprises to find a new solution to secure corporate access to the web. In choosing a new solution, it’s important for decision-makers to ensure that the solution they select includes the features and functionality necessary to ensure safe and...

    Sponsored By F5

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    Liberate Your Commerce Platform without Selling the Family Farm

    This ebook offers a possible solution to businesses that already have made big investments in enterprise commerce platforms, but that also struggle to keep up with the quickly changing landscape of shopping experiences and business models. Drupal’s flexibility, scalability, and rapid deployment capability make it possible to build shiny...

    Sponsored By Acquia

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Using DaaS to Create the Ideal Desktop User Experience Without a PC

    With the ubiquity of end-user computing long established, organizations now are grappling with a tough dilemma: Users want enterprise-class performance and availability, but they demand the flexibility to use familiar devices and applications—anywhere, and at any time. Download this whitepaper to learn why Desktops as a service (DaaS) can be...

    Sponsored By Desktone

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How to Select the Right Remote Support Tool

    Today’s customer support and IT service organizations are charged with supporting ever-more complex environments that include multiple channels of communication to a seemingly limitless number of devices and systems—all while keeping support costs down. To meet these conflicting demands, service organizations are turning to remote support solutions. But as these...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Guidelines for deploying Citrix BYOD solutions

    Read this white paper to learn how Citrix can help you design, implement, deploy, maintain and support a BYOD infrastructure that will enable your environment for BYOD transformation and success.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Embracing BYOD Through Secure App & Data Delivery

    Discover how IT can easily manage the ever-expanding diversity of mobile devices and platforms and expand their value by focusing on managing business content with a complete enterprise mobility management solution.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The 10 Must Haves for Secure Enterprise Mobility Management

    While enterprise mobility brings opportunity for your users and organization, it also invites risk. Organizations can use this white paper as a mobile security framework and a checklist for evaluating enterprise mobility vendors.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Taking Your Enterprise Mobile: An Executive Checklist

    According to nearly every analyst study, security is the primary inhibitor to both enterprise mobility and bring-your-own-device (BYOD) programs, and 17% of enterprises have already experienced a mobile breach. Yet the opportunities they present and a workforce reluctant to give up using their devices for work means taking your enterprise...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    IBM: The Evolution of Business Reliliency Management

    A white paper details IBM’s approach to planning, managing and executing business resilience and continuity across six defined layers of resilience. It also covers recent trends and best practices used in today’s evolving business resiliency management programs, as well as IBM’s portfolio of business continuity and resiliency services....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Build your scalable storage environment upon a dynamic IBM Storwize family foundation

    The IBM Storwize family delivers sophisticated capabilities that are proven, efficient and dependable, in a wide range of storage systems designed to meet the differing needs of organizations, all built on a common platform. Shared technologies and common management features make the Storwize family the right system to meet today's...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    Engage, Empower and WIN customers by Making First the Mile Smarter with Kofax

    A video that will give you insights on how Kofax helps organisations to increase their responsiveness to customers and put emphasis on the need for a mobile application strategy. Watch this short video now to see how Kofax helped organisations grow their businesses while reducing operating costs.

    Sponsored By Kofax

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Forrester: Enterprises Shift To Smart Process Apps To Engage Customers

    This report will give you insights on how organisations can bridge the gap between systems that engage customers, using the latest mobile, social, analytics technology and systems of record. Download this Forrester report to learn how Kofax helped organisations improve their efficiencies and service qualities.

    Sponsored By Kofax

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Designed to be the best

    Forward-thinking organizations are recognizing the superiority of Power Systems* technology. The Power Systems family offers the ultimate system for today’s compute intensive business applications and databases. “Power Systems continues to prove itself as the ultimate system for compute intensive workloads, high performance analytics, high performance UNIX*, and high performance computing....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Smarter Analytics for Insurers - Unlevel the Playing Field with Intelligent Infrastructures

    This Frost & Sullivan provides insight on the importance of infrastructure in optimizing analytics deployment and the key advantages derived by implementing IBM analytics infrastructure solutions. Read how insurance providers, such Unipol Group, Primerica, Unum Group, and Swiss Re, are using IBM Smarter Analytics approach to be more customer centric,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Apr 2014

    Guarding the Castle

    Learn the strategies and tools that cybercriminals use to infiltrate your network and how you can stop them. See how you can secure your network every minute of the day, against all types of malware, with a high performance firewall that protects against the latest global threats.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Smarter Analytics for Communications Service Providers: Customer Insight from Analytics-Tuned Infrastructures

    This Frost & Sullivan provides insight on the importance of infrastructure in optimizing analytics deployment and the key advantages derived by implementing IBM analytics infrastructure solutions. Read how Communications Service Providers (CSPs), such as Sprint and Bharti, are using IBM Smarter Analytics approach to become more customer-centric, to better serve...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    An Executive Guide to Analytics Infrastructure:Imperatives for Advanced Analytics

    Infrastructure Imperatives for Advanced Analytics.Get the most information from your data. Business has never been faster and is increasingly dependent on the timely analysis of large volumes of data for strategic and operational decisions. As executives come to rely on advanced analytics, the importance of a robust IT infrastructure cannot...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Where is the ROI for UC?

    What’s the business case for unified communications? The majority of companies (82%) that implement a UC solution earn a positive ROI. Yet, it can be challenging to get key decision makers on board. Learn how to build a business case for UC by evaluating hard- and soft-dollar savings opportunities, exploring...

    Sponsored By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    CloudAccess.net brings high performance to the cloud Case Study

    CloudAccess.net is using an all-flash storage array to support top performance at a competitive cost for its Joomla! Virtual Private Memory Cloud – the world’s fastest Joomla cloud hosting system.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Dameware - Provide secure remote support to end-users located anywhere in the world.

    With DameWare Remote Support you can: Support end-users and computers located both inside & outside your firewall Remotely control the desktop of Windows®, Mac OS X® and Linux computers Take advantage of extensive security and encryption capabilities, including multiple authentication methods Centrally manage shared host lists, users & administrators,...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Building a Business Case for Continuity and Resiliency

    Based on findings from the largest study of its kind—the IBM Global Study on the Economic Impact of IT Risk—which surveyed 2,136 IT professionals around the world, 1,069 of them business continuity professionals looks at the cost data you need to build a business case for continuity and resiliency. Uncover...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    IBM: Surviving the Technical Security Skills Crisis

    As new threats emerge every day, the need for qualified security staff is growing - but there aren’t enough people with technical security skills to go around. That gap is leaving organizations exposed. In fact, in a recent survey conducted by Forrester Consulting and commissioned by IBM, 92% of security...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Forrester Report: Surviving the Technical Security Crisis

    As new threats emerge every day, the need for qualified security staff is growing. But there aren't enough people with technical security skills to go around. That gap is leaving organizations exposed. In fact, in a recent survey conducted by Forrester Consulting and commissioned by IBM, 92% of security leaders...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Building a Security Incident Response Plan

    Security breaches can cost millions of dollars—but these days they’re virtually inevitable. Every organization needs a formal, documented Computer Security Incident Response Plan (CSIRP) and it needs to be kept up-to-date. In this executive brief, IBM shares the ten most common shortcomings of CSIPRs and how you can avoid these...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Avoiding the pitfalls of outdated DR plans: Expectations and threats may require new approaches.

    Will your disaster recovery plan work when the time comes? It's a hard determination for any organization to make. But in IBM's experience, the answer is often "no." Disaster recovery plans often fail because organization have based their recovery strategies on outdated assumptions. Read this white paper to learn seven...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Forrester Report : The Risks Of DIY Disaster Recovery

    Did you know that without the proper resources in place, managing disaster recovery yourself can put a strain on your budget, your staff and your disaster preparedness? Read this IBM-Forrester global study “The Risks of ‘Do It Yourself’ Disaster Recovery” to learn the critical components that make a disaster...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    IBM Security Services Cyber: Security Intelligence Index

    An effective cyber security strategy calls for the latest intelligence on the kinds of attacks that are occurring, who is committing them, and how often they are happening. A new IBM report offers expert insight into a range of security statistics, based on monitoring tens of billions of security events...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Five Myths of Do-It-Yourself: Disaster Recovery

    Learn about the most common faulty disaster recovery assumptions—from insufficient employee work arrangements to the inadequacy of annual or biannual disaster recovery testing.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    IDC Report - Managed Services: Business Value

    Research shows that today’s business goals are centered on reducing costs, strengthening customer relationships and improving financial management. The biggest challenges to achieving these goals are lack of skills and investment funds, and inadequate linkages between the IT environment and how business processes are managed. Read this analyst report to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Apr 2014

    Maximizing Your Virtual Environment

    Virtualization is in high demand these days because it reduces costs while increasing business efficiency and agility. But deploying and managing virtualization can be very complicated and, if not done correctly, can lead to issues with network and storage capacity, performance and server sprawl. Read this white paper to learn...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Forrester: Build A Better Business Case for Unified Communications

    This report outlines Forrester's solution for IT infrastructure and operations professionals who are building out communications and collaboration infrastructure. Download this report now to learn how Shoretel helps you define and build the business case for Unified Communications.

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Assessing IP Telephony Total Cost of Ownership

    Total cost of ownership is a key metric for assessing costs, benefits and risks of implementing Unified Communications - enabling organisations to properly evaluate competing solutions. Learn more about how organisations can align their decision making process with business needs, while understanding the effects of future requirements and functionality.

    Sponsored By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Port Kembla Coal Terminal improves performance in six months with Quintiq

    This case study shows how the Australian company Port Kembala Coal Terminal improved their performance in just six months by implementing Quintiq’s solution.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Implementing product mix optimization that works

    This briefing will help your company to implement a product mix optimization that works by outlining a few practical tips. With strategic planning and the use of “what-if” scenarios, you can create flexible planning that will allow you to succeed.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Quintiq sets new standard for resource planning in railway business

    This case study shows how Dutch company DB Schenker Rail used Quintiq’s solution to set new standards for resource planning in the railway business.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Profit from hidden optimization potential

    This briefing gives a broad look at how to profit from hidden optimization potential. Learn how implementing a Quintiq solution can lead to the powerful competitive advantage of complete business control with KPI-based planning.

    Sponsored By Quintiq

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Optimize your field service planning

    This briefing offers innsight on how to optimize field service planning with multi-resource planning from Quintiq. It outlines service challenges that make or break your operations and how to overcome them.

    Sponsored By Quintiq