Networking

As cloud computing grows, how will it impact the network and communications technologies and management?

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    TSIA 2014 Report: The State of Support Services

    Looking back at 2014 and the major changes in support services, TSIA identifies what they see as the ‘New World for B4B’, with companies around the world making changes to the way they are structured and how they operate. Take a look at the new capabilities that will be added...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Harvard Business Review: The Truth about your Customer's Experience

    While companies often focus on the individual interactions with their customers to ensure that they are satisfied with the service provided to them in that interaction, the companies can often fall short when looking at the complete journey of that customer on their way to purchase and beyond. The Harvard...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Selecting the Right Remote Support Solution Tool for your company

    This provides an overview of all the questions that need to be asked when looking at your company’s remote support technology. The report will discuss how to maintain flexibility, simplicity and lower costs while ensuring that your remote support solution allows your support agents to perform advance support tasks quickly...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • Webcasts // Jun 2015

    Live Webcast: Captivating the Crowd: How to Create Compelling Presentations That Attract and Engage Clients, Customers and Colleagues

    Learn how to captivate any crowd. Join us for this LIVE Event on Date: Thursday, June 25 Time: 11 AM (PDT) / 2 PM (EDT) Speaker: Michael Parrish DuDell, bestselling author and award-winning keynote speaker Join us for this webinar to learn: 3 tweaks that will improve...

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Thriving In Small Offices

    In the last 10 years, office cubicle has shrunk 64% which means than productivity has been affected too. This whitepaper give you useful space hacks to help you be one with a smaller, more open and productive workplace.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Enterprise Wi-Fi Buyers Guide: The Network Impact of 802.11ac

    This paper discusses two approaches for efficient WLAN design. Both let you integrate 802.11ac into your WLAN and both can help lay the foundation for future, high-speed technologies. Learn more about the advantages and disadvantages of these two approaches.

    Sponsored By Aerohive Networks

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Enterprise Wi-Fi Buyers Guide: Enabling The New Mobility

    With the tidal wave of mobile users, mobile applications & demand for pervasive access, it’s becoming clearer that prior-generation approaches to providing mobility are breaking. This paper describes how to eliminate the complexity & cost of traditional wireless networks and create one ready for mobility.

    Sponsored By Aerohive Networks

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Consolidation: The Foundation for IT and Business Transformation

    How many helpdesks do you have in your business right now? How many IT service management tools, or versions of the same business application is your organization using right now? If the answer to any of these is greater than one, your organization may be operating with a handicap that...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    NSS Labs: Can your current firewall block 96.6% of attacks against your server applications?

    Or can it block 94.6% of attacks against client applications? NSS Labs performed an independent test to the McAfee Next Generation Firewall, subjecting it to thorough testing of key operational features such as security effectiveness, performance, stability, reliability, total cost of ownership and many more. Download this eye-opening report and...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2014

    The Complete Guide to Disaster Recovery Planning

    Whether man made or naturally occurring, disasters can be a real threat to a company’s survival. Some common disasters include : Catastrophic security compromise Fire Flood Earthquake Power failure This comprehensive guide will help you understand what a disaster recovery plan is and how to effectively implement one for your...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    ESG Report: Network Encryption and its Impact on Enterprise Security

    Taken from a collaborative research survey of 150 IT and information security professionals, this report will evaluate the information security practices used to decrypt and inspect encrypted traffic and new technologies being adopted to protect organisation. Based upon the data collected, this paper concludes: Network encryption is ubiquitous and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Redefine your Flash Strategy with EMC

    How fast is fast enough!? Discover how EMC is demonstrating, once again, its core competency for dramatic—and necessary—change within the flash storage space.

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    ETM Comparison Matrix

    This Matrix will provide a comparison between the Encryption Traffic Management Solutions available to organisations today. The Report will examine why Blues Coat and their ETM is leading the way in providing organisations with the tools to combat hidden risks in your SSL and HTTPS traffic, enforce your policies, and...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • eBooks // Apr 2015

    Internet Security Threat Report 2015

    The Internet Security Threat Report provides an overview and analysis of the year in global threat activity. The report is based on data from the Symantec Global Intelligence Network, which Symantec's analysts use to identify, analyze, and provide commentary on emerging trends in the dynamic threat landscape. Key Findings: •...

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Videocast Demo: SSL Visibility Appliances today

    Learn how to maximize the features and functions of this powerful Encrypted Traffic Management (ETM) solution by watching our demo video. It shows you configuration best practices and step-by-step instructions on how to: Use the dashboard to monitor status, health, and connectivity of the system Optimize your use...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Visibility Void

    Attacks through HTTPS can be a vulnerability for enterprises. To identify hidden threats to the business, enterprises need complete visibility into encrypted traffic. However, to comply with local privacy regulations and their own acceptable use policies, enterprises must have the means to selectively decrypt this traffic. An encrypted traffic management...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ServiceWatch Impact Study

    Today, enterprises are increasingly dependent on business services delivered by their IT organizations. These services underpin almost every business function, ranging from manufacturing and supply chain through to customer service and online sales. Because of their critical nature, business services need to be highly available and responsive – any disruption...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Unified IT Monitoring: A Necessity in the Application Economy

    To proactively monitor and manage alarms, performance and SLAs across even the most dynamic and complex environments, you can leverage CA Unified Infrastructure Management and get a single platform to manage your IT infrastructure and services-whether they’re on premise or in the cloud. Built for both service providers and enterprise...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    The Power and Payback of Unified IT Monitoring

    Today’s IT leaders are faced with a seemingly intractable problem. On the one hand, they are pressured to support new technologies and innovations, such as client mobility and cloud services. At the same time, the growing use of agile development techniques and the move towards an “app economy” are accelerating...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    Webinar: Top 5 Benefits of Contract Lifecycle Management

    The market for contract lifecycle management (CLM) solutions is taking off, with revenues expected to grow 12% in 2015. As paper-based processes become more expensive and less efficient by the day, CLM lets organizations create, negotiate, manage, and enforce their contracts uniformly and quickly, enhancing agility and compliance. In this...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Lifecycle Management for Contracts & Legal Agreements

    Contracts are critical to the operations of every business, but paper-based processes introduce errors, format conflicts, and storage challenges - leading to higher costs and increased compliance risk. Read this Executive Brief to learn how OpenText Contract Center delivers automated, standardized, searchable, and secure lifecycle management for your contracts and...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    5 Critical Steps for Contract Management

    Too many organizations treat contract management as a necessary chore, but it presents a prime opportunity to maximize revenues and modernize processes. In this guide, you'll learn important steps for updating your contract workflow, including how to integrate buy-side and sell-side contracts, how to integrate with back-end management tools, how...

    Sponsored By Open Text

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    HP Access Control Printing Solutions (HP AC)

    Transform printing practices for a more efficient and secure environment. HP Access Control (HP AC) Printing Solutions makes it easy to monitor and control imaging and printing costs—and to collect and track data by device and user—to help establish more responsible behaviours, lower expenses, and eliminate unclaimed documents.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Unshackling Online Meetings for Business Users

    Online meetings are ideal for collaboration both within the business and with customers, but too often technology solutions get in the way, creating delays or even missed meetings that can jeopardise opportunities and revenue. This Report will Identify how organisations today are improving their collaboration systems and avoiding the costly...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • Downloads // Oct 2014

    Find the Root Cause of Your Toughest SQL Server Performance Issues in 4 Clicks!

    Slow SQL Server performance? Server health dashboards keep you guessing. Get to the root cause of performance problems in just four clicks. Only SolarWinds® Database Performance Analyzer correlates SQL response time with server health metrics - in a single view - to quickly pinpoint the root cause of slow SQL...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Downloads // Mar 2014

    Free Trial - Unified IT Monitoring for Infrastructure and Applications with up.time®

    Powerful and Unified IT Monitoring Software: From physical to virtual to cloud, get the deep reporting and proactive monitoring you need to stay on top of IT performance, availability, and capacity. up.time® has customizable and role-based dashboards to monitor Servers, VMs, Applications, Services and the Network across all platforms, on-premise,...

    Sponsored By Uptime Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Head First Into The Sand Box - Applications to Modern Threat Landscape

    Sandboxes were traditionally used for executable files, but now they’re also used to run application data that can contain hidden malicious code. As cyber criminals figure out more about common methods of security detection, they tend to invest more of their research and development efforts in security evasion. Sandbox...

    Sponsored By FORTINET

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Advanced Attacks Require an Advanced Solution

    The threat against networks today is greater than it has ever been. If there is a weakness it will be found and ruthlessly exploited. Designing an effective defense against these threats requires thinking beyond just putting products into the network. It’s no longer enough to only protect the perimeter against...

    Sponsored By FORTINET

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cohesive Approach to Addressing Advanced Targeted Attacks

    2013 and 2014 saw many major brands and large companies making headlines for massive data breaches. More than 100 million customers had personal and/or credit card information stolen through just one of these bold and extended attacks. Malicious hackers have attempted to conceal malware by using different file types and...

    Sponsored By FORTINET

  • White Papers // May 2015

    How-To Guide: Creating Exceptionally Collaborative Workplaces

    In collaborative spaces, people naturally share ideas, which leads to innovation and growth. But how do you design a workplace that provides a highly collaborative atmosphere and that incorporates what people want? According to the Cisco® 2014 Connected World Technology Report, the top 5 workplace trends are: Flexibility and...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Intelligent Networking: Deliver an Optimal Experience at Lower Costs

    With the increased demand upon networks to support multiple services and technologies such as big data, cloud computing, mobility, virtualization, and social networking, traditional network designs have not been able to keep pace with the performance, security, and scalability required to deliver a superior end-user experience. The Cisco Intelligent...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Cisco ISR 4451-X Converged Branch Infrastructure: Do More with Less

    In recent years, innovation in networking, virtualization, compute, and storage technologies has allowed IT organizations to streamline and scale in the global marketplace by centralizing resources in the data center and cloud. However, the benefits of centralization have resulted in greater complexity in the branch office, where IT has had...

    Sponsored By Cisco

  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    A Forrester Total Economic Impact Case Study

    Forrester Research conducted a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study to examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying Polycom voice solutions for Microsoft Lync. Download this case study to understand the framework for evaluating the potential financial impact of Polycom voice solutions within their organizations....

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Mobile Device Management for Financial Services

    With Mobile Device Management (MDM), Retail IT can ensure security of information across iPhones, iPads and Android devices.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Mobile Device Management for Manufacturing

    Manufacturing: The Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) policies that thrive in other industries are gaining momentum in manufacturing as well.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Addressing NIST and DOD Requirements for Mobile Device Management

    Federal: This white paper reviews requirements from the National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) and the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) about Mobile Device security for usage in Federal affairs.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Mobile Device Management for Healthcare

    With Mobile Device Management (MDM) healthcare can rest easy that staff, doctors and nurses are equipped to deal with all emergencies.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Ten Reasons You Don’t Need MDM

    Tired of hearing all the ways you need to go “mobile” and all the ”things” it can do for your business. Don’t buy the hype, here’s a list of perfectly valid reasons fast and secure mobile deployment and management is a bunch of hullabaloo and poppycock.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Mobile Data Security: Finding the Balance

    Bring Your Own Device has changed the rules for corporate security on smartphones and tablets. Companies need to find the right balance in securing devices and data without sacrificing the intuitive native experience that has made business move from typing to swiping.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Ten Commandments of Bring Your Own Device

    End users are demanding their own devices in the workplace, making IT the shepherds of a potentially unruly flock.
The good news is IT can embrace BYOD with security and confidence given the right preparation and technology.



    Sponsored By IBM