Project Management

Keep your IT project running smoothly by reading our experts' tips and best practices about methodologies, agile, software, collaboration, risk management, and learning from failed projects.

  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    Rosetta Stone Case Study

    Midsize learning technology company sought to move all files to the cloud for disaster-recovery reasons and to boost employee productivity. Added Box to their existing cloud stack for all employees. Streamlined IT operations; in the process of replacing servers with Box.Technology industry, midsize company, midmarket, global, server replacement, cloud stack,...

    Provided By Box

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Take control of large file sharing services

    Bloor Research outlines best practice for large file sharing in the enterprise and assesses current vendors.

    Provided By Mimecast

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Osterman Report: Office 365 for the Enterprise

    Osterman Research outlines how third parties are required to strengthen security, compliance and control.

    Provided By Mimecast

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    The Importance of Continuity in Office 365

    Moving to an Office 365 environment can open the door to a wide range of business benefits. But what about continuity?

    Provided By Mimecast

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Transform your email management ROI

    Mimecast commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying its Unified Email Management solution.

    Provided By Mimecast

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Protect Against Advanced Evasion Techniques

    The network security paradigm is currently shifting toward a new reality as advanced hacking methods become more prevalent and harder to detect. An example of such a method is advanced evasion techniques (AETs). The risk of network security systems being compromised by AETs continues to grow as more and more...

    Provided By McAfee

  • White Papers // May 2014

    EMC XtremIO- Executive Overview

    XtremIO develops enterprise data storage systems based completely on random access media such as flash solid state drives (SSDs). By leveraging the underlying abilities of random access media, XtremeIO delivers unparalleled levels of performance, ease of use, operational efficiency and other advanced storage features.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Top 5 reasons why customers deploy a flash 1st strategy on EMC VNX

    Flash first ensures that highly active data is stored and served from flash derived for optimal performance while less active data is tiered on high capacity hard disk drives, allowing customers not to compromise between performance and TCO.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Research: The Workplace of the Future

    The future of work is here and it’s different than the past. It’s distributed. It’s mobile. It’s real-time and multimedia. The up and coming generation of workers grew up with connectivity, mobility and video. Everywhere you look, technology and IT are at the center of changing the future of work....

    Provided By Polycom, Inc.

  • Downloads // May 2014

    Find, analyze & resolve your toughest performance issues on SQL Server - FAST

    Slow SQL Server performance? Don't let yourself get tangled up in volumes of server health metrics. 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...

    Provided By SolarWinds

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Tyco Integrated Security: How Secure is Your Business Infographic

    This valuable infographic shows the top seven External Threats to a business, the top three internal threats to a business and the top three concerns for management when considering a business security solution. This infographic helps assess the potential threats in a working environment and reduce the potential risks. This...

    Provided By Tyco

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Wi-Fi Access For Mobile Devices In High-Security Environments

    The Aruba Tunneled Internet Gateway lets mobile device users wirelessly access the Internet without compromising the security of the restricted network. Unsecure Internet traffic is logically and cryptographically separated from restricted network traffic across the entire network.

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Webcasts // May 2014

    Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com

    Join us for this LIVE event! Wednesday, June 18th 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT Hosted by Aaron Ross, best-selling author of Predictable Revenue: Turn Your Business Into A Sales Machine With The $100 Million Best Practices Of Salesforce.com. Aaron and his team are helping companies triple their...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Successfully Supporting the Mobile Knowledge Worker

    Learn six tactics for delivering valued services and support to the fast-growing group of mobile knowledge workers. Download to learn how to develop and support policy, how to communicate and collaborate with stakeholders and why you should adopt the "new IT everything" attitude plus much more!

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // May 2014

    IDC Report: Selecting the Optimal Path to Private Cloud

    Cloud computing models offer a new approach for IT organizations to deliver business services to end users. By implementing their own internal or "private" cloud infrastructures, IT organizations can deploy a technology model that provides both flexible IT architectures and dynamic business agility.It makes system resources accessible to applications that...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    EMC IT Leading the Transformation

    After enduring several years of global economic uncertainty, organizations large and small are beginning to increase IT spending. The move towards ROI indicates that enterprises are taking a longer-term view of IT spending decisions, no longer focused solely on cost reduction tactics designed for a particular point in time.

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Convergence with Vblock Systems: A Value Measurement

    Today, IT managers focus intently on rapidly deploying business services on demand and at scale, without triggering an explosion in capital and operating expenses. One of the most significant solutions that IT organizations are deploying to meet their needs are converged systems that integrate compute, storage, and network resources; virtualization...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // May 2014

    The Forrester Wave™: File Sync and Share Platforms

    Consumerization Has Made File Sync And Share A Must-Have Capability The explosive proliferation of powerful mobile devices has led to employee demand for solutions that will allow seamless access to enterprise content from any device. Solutions like Dropbox, originally developed for consumer usage, have barged into the enterprise, forcing IT...

    Provided By EMC

  • Videos // May 2014

    IBM Platform Computing Cloud Service Demo

    This demonstration shows how an organization using IBM Platform Computing workload managers can easily and securely tap resources in the IBM SoftLayer public cloud to handle periods of peak demand and reduce total IT infrastructure costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Change the Game: Best Practices in Deploying and Managing HPC Clusters with Intel Xeon Phi

    As new research and engineering environments are expanded to include more powerful computers to run increasingly complex computer simulations, the management of these heterogeneous computing environments continues to increase in complexity as well. Integrated solutions that include the Intel® Many Integrated Cores (MIC) architecture can dramatically boost aggregate performance for...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2014

    The Cloud Revolution

    Today, cloud computing not only has changed how data is stored, but is permanently altering the role of information technology. In this ebook, we’ll look at IT’s new role in business strategy: producing new revenue streams, guiding the way through the hosted options, taming new cloud-based app workflows, and using...

    Provided By Acquia

  • White Papers // May 2014

    7 Elements of Radically Simple OS Migration

    Avoid the typical headaches of OS migration during your next project by learning about 7 elements that will enable you to: Centrally manage data migration Preserve users’ data and personal settings Mitigate network impacts during migration Access the white paper to find out how to radically simplify your...

    Provided By Druva

  • Research // May 2014

    Lopez Research: Transforming Workflows with Video

    Every company, regardless of size, is becoming a technology company. Line of business managers and the executive team recognize that a strong technology foundation is critical for a company’s success. IT and business alignment must become more than an ideal or a vision. Likewise, IT must proactively offer new services...

    Provided By Polycom, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Managing applications in the age of BYOA: Reclaiming IT's strategic role

    This research report delivers the information you need to manage apps and reclaim your strategic role in the enterprise. You’ll learn: How the risks of the BYOA trend are accelerating Why IT departments are being sidelined Strategies for protecting your most important data How to...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Seven Things You Need to Know About Future Technology

    Doesn’t the “next big thing” feel like a daily occurrence? The funny thing is, that might not be far from the truth — technology is advancing at a rate not experienced by any previous generation. At the forefront of this technology boom is the consumer: expecting faster, better and...

    Provided By GoToAssist

  • Case Studies // May 2014

    Case Study: Direct Networks – Desktops in the Cloud

    For small businesses, equipping every employee with their own computer can be a costly proposition. Every dollar spent on technology is one less that can be directed to other essential investments, such as marketing and product development.This case study explores why more and more small businesses are embracing Bring Your...

    Provided By Dell

  • White Papers // May 2014

    7 Elements of Radically Simple OS Migration

    Avoid the typical headaches of OS migration during your next project by learning about 7 elements that will enable you to: Centrally manage data migration Preserve users’ data and personal settings Mitigate network impacts during migration Access the white paper to find out how to...

    Provided By Druva Software

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Critical Capabilities for Enterprise Endpoint Backup

    Given the rise of mobility and BYOD, endpoint backup must evolve to meet the unique needs of the mobile workforce. To help organizations evaluate backup solutions to meet these needs, Gartner compared 7 vendors against 11 critical capabilities in their report. For the 2nd year in a row, Gartner...

    Provided By Druva Software

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Business Whitepaper: Collaboration builds better performing applications

    Learn how to adopt a lifecycle approach with integrated application performance as well as improve the ability to diagnose and resolve performance issues. Read this report and optimise the performance of your applications.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Case Study: Specsavers gains visibility across the software lifecycle

    It's important to have a centralised testing service to improve service quality and meet business objectives. Explore the benefits of adopting automated application management and learn how Specsavers significantly improved the quality of business critical applications.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // May 2014

    IDC Report: Driving Business Optimization with End-to-End Performance Testing

    A latest IDC report brings some insights on how to overcome the challenges of performance testing and implement a successful performance testing framework.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Research report: Does Application Security Pay?

    Measuring the Business Impact of Software Security Assurance Solutions This research report will give you insights on how to manage information security and protect against cyber attacks. Read more in this research paper by Mainstay and learn how HP security solutions helped organisations in providing substantial operational and strategic benefits.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Evolving Datacenter Architectures: HP Technologies for Cloud-ready IT

    In this paper, Evaluator Group highlights the critical features necessary to move beyond server virtualization by leveraging key integration capabilities between IT components with a particular focus on the important role that storage plays in the evolution of data center architecture. Sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® Processor :...

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Workforce Alignment

    Are you aligning the initiatives and work done by your workforce with the evolving strategies of your organization? This whitepaper highlights the importance of continuous alignment and why it's essential to the ongoing success of your company. Read more...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Risk, Loss and Security Spending in the Financial Sector: A SANS Survey

    Financial institutions are struggling with internal threats, the means to protect financial accounts from spearphishing and other endpoint attacks, and lack of resources. This white paper will help you understand the drivers for security-related spending in the financial services industry, identify the techniques organizations are adopting to mitigate threats.

    Provided By Sourcefire, Inc.

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Requirements and Risk Management

    First and foremost one needs to learn what is meant by “requirements” in a security and engineering context, why requirements are useful for managing risk and what IOT requirements may look like. Risks will manifest themselves in relation to “requirements” or project goals: what do you need to get from...

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • Presentations // May 2014

    Meg Whitman presents Unlocking IT with Big Data

    Today, the industry is at an inflection point – driven by a triple storm of Big Data, cloud, and mobility; and in this new environment, security is paramount. The New Style of IT is about how businesses and IT leverage this rapid change for enterprise growth. During this Web Event...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Cloud Computing Basics

    In this article we go through some basic concepts with the purpose of providing context for the discussions in the chapters that follow. Here, we review briefly the concept of the cloud as defined by the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology, and the familiar terms of IaaS, PaaS,...

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // May 2014

    ENHANCED PRIVACY ID: A REMOTE ANONYMOUS ATTESTATION SCHEME FOR HARDWARE DEVICES

    Enhanced Privacy ID (EPID) is a cryptographic scheme that enables the remote authentication of a hardware device while preserving the privacy of the device owner. A hardware device with an EPID private key embedded can prove to a remote party that it is a valid device, certified by the hardware...

    Provided By Intel Corporation

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Selecting the Optimal Path to Private Cloud

    Cloud computing models offer a new approach for IT organizations to deliver business services to end users. By implementing their own internal or "private" cloud infrastructures, IT organizations can deploy a technology model that provides both flexible IT architectures and dynamic business agility. Read more....

    Provided By EMC