Project Management

Whether it's through Agile, lean or process-based management, you must plan, organize and control resources to achieve your business goals.

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Protect people, processes and technology from web Application Threats

    Incidents of web application security breaches that result in data theft are growing in frequency and severity, making it critical for organizations to take immediate steps to examine the security measures they have in place, assess vulnerabilities and act to protect their businesses.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Reducing the Cost and Complexity of Endpoint Management

    IBM now offers simpler, more affordable solutions for improving endpoint security, patch compliance, lifecycle management and power management within midsized organizations - helping provide continuous visibility, control and compliance while reducing costs and the burden on IT staffs.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The Role of the Network in Cloud Computing

    For a network that better supports your cloud and brings the most value possible to your business, its design has to be considered in the early stages of cloud planning. Read the white paper "Networking for cloud computing" to discover specific networking considerations for public, private and hybrid clouds.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    The Top 8 Considerations to Enable and Simplify Mobility

    Supporting a more mobile workforce and customer base is no longer an option for IT departments — it’s a necessity. IT departments have a huge opportunity to make their enterprises more agile, cost efficient and competitive by embracing the opportunities available through the proliferation of mobile devices and the near-ubiquity...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • 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 // Oct 2013

    Top 6 Project Breakdowns (and How to Fix Them)

    Project management is either one of those things that you are really good at, and you can breeze right through without any issues, or it's something that drives you crazy. Every business owner has experienced some form of project failure, but why? Study the top reasons that projects fail to...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Download a trial of the Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack from SolarWinds!

    Don’t let network performance issues cripple your organization. Monitoring and analyzing network bandwidth performance and traffic patterns will enable you to quickly detect and solve critical issues, such as bandwidth hogs or underperforming devices. With SolarWinds Network Bandwidth Analyzer Pack you’ll be able to simplify detection, diagnosis, and resolution...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Controlling Laptop and Smartphone Access to Corporate Networks

    With “bring your own device” (BYOD) policies enabling employees to select their own mobile devices for work, IT must be able to guarantee bandwidth to critical applications while limiting the negative impact of undesired traffic. So how do you find the balance? Read the White Paper >>

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Big Data Comes of Age: Shifting to a Real-time Data Platform

    This comprehensive white paper delivers exclusive research from Enterprise Management Associates and outlines the critical factors driving companies toward real-time data management and analytics platforms. It also provides practical insights for creating and maintaining a hybrid data ecosystem.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Avoiding Common Pitfalls of Evaluating and Implementing DCIM Solutions

    While many who invest in Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) software benefit greatly, some do not. Research has revealed a number of pitfalls that end users should avoid when evaluating and implementing DCIM solutions. Choosing an inappropriate solution, relying on inadequate processes, and a lack of commitment / ownership /...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Avoiding Insider Threats to Enterprise Security

    IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager helps organizations to securely manage and track the activities of privileged users, thereby reducing the risk of breaches, improving compliance and ensuring accountability. The IBM white paper explains how IBM Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Ensuring application security in mobile device environments

    In today’s business environments, mobile devices make up the fastest growing segment of computing devices—outpacing desktop and laptop computers. As more employees prefer to use mobile devices in the workplace, organizations are rapidly moving towards a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) model—allowing employees to use their own mobile devices for business purposes. This...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Stepping Into the Cloud: A Practical Guide to Creating and Implementing a Successful Cloud Strategy

    There’s no such thing as “the cloud,” says this Frost & Sullivan executive brief. It’s more useful to think of the cloud as shorthand for a range of service and deployment models. This practical guide offers steps for moving your company into the cloud, at whatever pace you prefer, with...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    How Data Center Infrastructure Management Software Improves Planning and Cuts Operational Costs

    Business executives are challenging their IT staffs to convert data centers from cost centers into producers of business value. Data centers can make a significant impact to the bottom line by enabling the business to respond more quickly to market demands. This paper demonstrates, through a series of examples, how...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP Vertica Analytics Platform powers CSP & MSO data services

    For Kansys, the ability to handle ad-hoc queries is just as important to long-term success as the increased performance provided by HP Vertica. With HP Vertica, Kansys and its clients can handle advanced analytics like trend analysis and predictive analytics with ease. Kansys and its clients are now able to...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    AT&T Leverages HP Vertica Analytics Platform to Change the Economics of Providing Actionable Insights to Decision Makers

    HP Vertica has changed the economics of using Big Data analytics for AT&T's LOBs while minimizing the likelihood that performance bottlenecks will prevent business teams from realizing the full potential of Big Data analytics. As a result, AT&T's data analytics team can now provide more actionable data, and Big Data...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Accelerate IT Service Delivery

    In order for Infrastructure and Operation (I&O) leaders to better support the needs of their businesses, both now in the future, many are turning to converged infrastructure (CI). Unlike monolithic, hardware-defined infrastructure adapts quickly and intelligently to workloads while providing faster time-to-deployment and better end-to-end management and life cycle support....

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Sharpen Your Device, Data And Document Security Solution

    You know how valuable data is to your organization. But the more data you acquire and share, the more security risks and requirements you face. Your imaging and printing environment is not immune. Security gaps can leave sensitive data dangerously exposed. To counter the risks, organisations must integrate imaging and...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Information Is Power

    Information is power, and the volume of data that fuels it is growing at rapid speed. Data from communications, business transactions, analytics, and more is pushing technologies to a tipping point—creating new opportunities to capture, connect, and communicate. To capitalise on these opportunities, you’ll need a trusted advisor who can...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    10 Fast Facts to Safeguard Sensitive Data

    Protecting personally identifiable information (PII) is a growing challenge, with more risks and regulations than ever. See this infographic to learn why data theft is a growing problem and how you can protect the PII in your charge.

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    2015 Report: Profiling Infrastructure Leaders

    As technology continues to change at a rapid pace and digitization pushes boundaries, you must adapt your IT infrastructure as well. We believe successful enterprises with traditional IT systems now need to navigate a way to operate and evolve their infrastructure that will meet the business needs of today and...

    Provided By HP and Intel UK

  • Webcasts // Apr 2015

    New Insights for Driving Cloud Strategy

    You don’t know what you don’t know! New insights for driving cloud strategy through analysing existing behavior. You can’t manage what you can’t measure and most of us find it difficult to formulate a strong cloud policy to complement what we’ve been doing in-house because it’s difficult to understand how...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    You don't know what you don't know! New insights for driving cloud strategy

    You don’t know what you don’t know! New insights for driving cloud strategy through analyzing existing behavior. You can’t manage what you can’t measure and most of us find it difficult to formulate a strong cloud policy to complement what we’ve been doing in-house because it’s difficult to understand how...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Converging Endpoint Protection and Productivity with HP

    Employees today create and access data using workstations, phones, tablets, and more. They’re not limiting themselves to using only internal IT networks, either. Such freedom boosts productivity but makes centralizing access to and protection of data challenging. Read Enterprise Strategy Group’s insights on how HP Connected MX protects endpoint data...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Créer une culture de l'innovation - Une perspective Google for Work

    Comment fonctionne l'innovation chez Google ? L'innovation peut-elle être planifiée ? Peut-on inculquer l'esprit d'innovation ? Découvrez les huit concepts ayant fait leurs preuves chez Google.

    Provided By Google for Work

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Increasing Agility & Speed to Drive Business Growth

    To meet these challenges, businesses are embracing “software defined” environments, which enable unparalleled flexibility and ease of management. Setting these up, however, requires a level of expertise not found in most companies. This white paper explores the need for accelerated business operations and the ways that IBM services deliver effective...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    IT Executive Brief & Overview: Continuous Delivery

    For the first time in a long time, CEOs, CIOs and IT groups are on the same page. They’ve seen the changes in the marketplace, and they know that if they want to compete, they must find a way to deliver new applications, services and capabilities faster and at a...

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Building the New Workplace - Google for Work

    Sometime in the last decade, we crossed into a fresh phase of the digital era. A new generation of companies born in the cloud—like Airbnb (lodging), Snapchat (messaging), Uber (transportation) and Zillow (real estate)—are using entirely new business models to disrupt the status quo. Google Chairman Eric Schmidt calls this...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    The Art and Science of Delighting Customers - A Google for Work Collection

    Cloud-based tools are helping organizations with both strategic business challenges and daily operations. They spur growth, innovate culture, engage the workforce and help put customers at the forefront of all business decisions. In this Google for Work Collection, we’ll share how technology is driving leadership, and how innovative companies are...

    Provided By Google, Inc.

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    Creating a Culture of Innovation - Google for Work

    Some of the most frequent questions we get from CEOs and leaders of other companies are: How does Google innovate? Can innovation be planned? Can it be taught? Find all the answers and more in this white paper.

    Provided By Google, Inc.

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    CommScope Report: Category 8 Cabling Standards Update

    CommScope’s Standards Advisor provides updates on TIA specifications—under development and completed—covering the following technologies: Power over Ethernet, telecommunications physical network security, distributed antenna system (DAS) cabling, high performance structured cabling (HPSC), mode conversion, and fibre-optic test procedures. It also provides brief updates from standards activities within INCITS T11 (Fibre Channel);...

    Provided By Anixter

  • White Papers // Mar 2015

    CommScope Report: NGBASE-T Cabling Requirements

    A recent technical report from CommScope provides an in-depth update on the latest IEEE developments for NGBASE-T and associated cabling specifications in the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), and in the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC) in support of this application.

    Provided By Anixter

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Break out of Silos for a future-ready Identity Infrastructure

    This white paper discusses the evolution of directories from a static repository to an active contributor to identity-related interactions, examines how integration can improve directory and data access functionality, and presents IBM solutions for directory management.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Stepping up the Battle Against Advanced Threats WP

    The primary approaches used to fight advanced threats over the past several years simply aren’t effective. Traditional methods such as user education, vulnerability patching, and malware detection have failed to protect enterprises against the current threat landscape. Attackers continuously develop sophisticated tactics and evasion techniques to bypass the latest protection...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Insights for the New Chief Data Officer

    How should the new CDO get started with collaborating, prioritizing and spearheading an organization’s efforts to put data at the center of its business? This new ebook provides insights derived from interviews and interactions with a number of early CDOs, as well as from related IBM studies and the experiences...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Financial Risk Management in IT Industry

    In recent years, the growth in technology has increased technological innovation; this has influenced the information and technology sector in a positive way. There have been many mega projects in existence, which need care for them to complete well. In this sense, many issues have to be put into justified,...

    Provided By Blue Ocean Publication

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    The compelling case for a business focus in IT Service Management

    IBM SmartCloud Control Desk enables organizations to integrate and automate asset and IT service management across data centers, cloud-based environments and endpoints to bridge silos of capabilities, minimize management complexity and provide user simplicity. Read More..

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Unified IT Monitoring: A Necessity in the Era of Customer

    This exclusive whitepaper details how unified IT monitoring can be used to deliver the customer experience your users demand. Read this report now to learn about a real life company that adopted unified IT monitoring and turned itself into an IT leader.

    Provided By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Better Decision Support for Product Management

    Make the right decisions to define the right features and functions to build into your products for reaching the right market at the right time. Learn about making better product decisions with a Rational Focal Point solution for product portfolio management.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Case Study: Royal Caribbean Safeguards the Guest Experience on 34 Ships with Proactive IT Management

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. boasts some of the largest ships in the world. Its 34 cruise ships take guests to more than 260 destinations and provide innovative onboard amenities, such as ice skating and rock climbing. The company uses a number of CA Technologies solutions to monitor and manage thousands...

    Provided By CA Technologies