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 // Jul 2014

    Data Projections Case Study

    Data Projections needed a quoting solution that would allow them to prepare, deliver, and track quality quotes and proposals that could integrate with their CRM. Quosal enables Data Projections to produce winning sales proposals in less time, and improves their internal sales reporting

    Provided By Quosal

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Power and Cooling Guidelines for Deploying IT in Colocation Data Centers

    Some prospective colocation data center tenants view power and cooing best practices as constraining. However, an effective acceptable use policy can reduce downtime due to thermal shutdown and human error, reduce stranded capacity, and extend the life of the initial leased space, avoiding the cost of oversized reserved space. This...

    Provided By APC by Schneider Electric

  • Research // Jul 2014

    Requirements-driven Quality ROI Calculator

    IBM Rational requirements-driven quality ROI calculator provides an estimated return on investment from implementing one or more of our quality and requirements definition and management solutions. See how these solutions help you achieve predictability in desired business outcomes, allowing you to: Reduce risk and rework by unifying stakeholders and...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Analyst Whitepaper: IBM OMEGAMON and System Automation - Proactive, Automated Problem Resolution

    In this Research Report, Clabby Analytics looks more closely at the integration of IBM’s monitoring and systems/workload automation portfolios, and we consider the benefits of using these solutions in tandem.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Reducing Expenses Starts with the Programming Skills of Operations Groups

    Tools available today make it possible to significantly reduce the daily tasks that consume the time of IT operations groups like automation. And with today’s new cloud and SDN architectures being deployed or just on the horizon, automation is no longer just optional. No matter what we call it the...

    Provided By F5

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Top 5 Things Every Developer Should Know

    C sharp has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how you can gain deeper intelligence into your code to avoid critical crash causing defects

    Provided By Coverity

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Aberdeen: Keeping PACE with Best Practices in Sales Performance Management

    Recent Aberdeen research reveals a number of specific best practices that sales leaders — and their vital sales operations support teams — can adopt, in order to create more opportunity for them to achieve Best-in-Class performance. This Research Brief isolates a number of core competencies and technology enablers that...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Webcasts // Jul 2014

    Top 5 Things Every C# Developer Should Know

    C# has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how you can gain deeper intelligence into your code to avoid critical crash causing defects. C# has become increasingly popular and complex, putting applications and organizations at risk for software failures. Learn how...

    Provided By Coverity

  • Case Studies // Jul 2014

    Cincinnati Zoo transforms customer experience and boosts profits

    The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden is one of the nation's most popular attractions, a Top 10 Zagat-rated Zoo, and a Top Zoo for Children according to Parent's Magazine. Each year, more than 1.3 million people visit its 71-acre site, which is home to more than 500 animal and 3,000...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    10 Critical Requirements for Cloud Applications

    Many Organizations are freeing up their valuable resources for strategic activities by deploying cloud applications that are less costly and complex. So the need to differentiate between the real cloud providers and applications from the imposters has become crucial. The purpose of this document is to help technology and business...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Using IBM Social Business to Take Your Business Relationships to the Next Level: A Game Changer for Small, Medium, and Large Businesses.

    This IBM Redguide™ publication provides information about IBM Social Business and includes details about the business need and the value of transformation to a social business. It presents a high-level Social Business component diagram, highlights key capabilities, and includes customer case studies that exemplify how some of these capabilities can...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Why Test for Skills?

    In an era when human resources departments are constantly being asked to do more with less, it’s clear that something needs to be done. As more and more resumes pile up for each position, HR teams need help to make a quality hire quickly. Fortunately, IBM Smarter Workforce technology...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Top Ten Compensation Mistakes Made by Small Businesses

    We know it is easy for small businesses to fall into the trap of treating compensation performance as ""something to worry about when we get bigger."" The fact is, organizations of all sizes need to attract, retain and motivate employees, and compensation is a critical element in any strong talent...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Tips for choosing a cloud services provider

    IT leaders know that their businesses—and their jobs—depend on thoughtful planning. Once the decision has been made to pursue or build upon a cloud service model, what criteria should be considered before partnering with an external vendor? Watch this video for key criteria you can use to approach cloud decisions...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    DevOps: Why IT Operations Managers Should Care About the Cloud

    Savvy enterprises are discovering that the cloud holds the power to transform IT processes and support business objectives. IT departments can use the cloud to redefine the continuum of development and operations—a process that is becoming known as DevOps. Download the Executive Brief DevOps: Why IT Operations Managers Should Care...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Securing Big Data HADOOP Performance with Vormetric Transparent Encryption

    This White Paper shows the performance of several benchmark tests of Vormetric Transparent Encryption running on a Cloudera HADOOP system using several different workloads. The overhead is minimal and within acceptable norms of performance vs. security tradeoffs.

    Provided By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Global Compliance and The Legal Obligations for Encryption of Personal Data

    Updated for 2014, this document examines the global legal obligations to encrypt personal data – included both national and industry drivers. National focuses include the EU (the United Kingdom, France, Germany and Spain), the USA, Asia (Singapore, South Korea, Japan and Taiwan) and Australia. The industry focus is most strongly...

    Provided By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    IBM Server Managed Services Benefit Assessment Tool

    Use IBM's assessment tool to learn how you can increase server efficiency and availability while lowering costs. The IBM Server Managed Services Benefit Assessment helps you identify how an IBM Managed Services solution can: Lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of Server Management Improve Server Resource...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Five Essentials for Better Work Force Continuity (links to US IWM)

    No matter how slight the risk appears, organizations know that the threat of a disaster is always a possibility. Many organizations—and most likely yours—have taken steps to incorporate disaster recovery planning for their facilities and technology. But you may not have fully considered the impact of a disruption on your...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    On-demand Webcast: Your Strategy at the Intersection of Cloud and Mobile

    We live in an enterprise world where Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a fait accompli and mobile is part of all of our lives. IT and mobility stakeholders continue to address ongoing changes with audiences, OS environments, data formats, coding methods, business processes and more. The case for investing...

    Provided By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Need for Third Party Security, Compliance and Other Capabilities in Microsoft Office 365

    Microsoft Office 365 is a generalist product by its very nature, as are all cloud-based communication and collaboration tools offered to a mass audience. In short, Microsoft Office 365 cannot satisfy every requirement for every user at every organization. Consequently, Osterman Research believes that most mid-sized and large organizations...

    Provided By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Gartner Predictions 2014: Customer Support and the Engaged Enterprise

    According to Gartner, “Customer service is re-emerging as the core business strategy to create a winning customer experience”. As customer experience is being elevated to a top-executive commitment, the customer engagement center/contact centre is uniquely positioned to be at the epicenter of the customer experience revolution. Get this research note...

    Provided By Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    The 2015 Buyer's Guide to Accounting and Financial Software

    In the last few years, the demands on the finance department—from real-time reporting to global consolidation—have increased significantly. At the same time, the choices for accounting and financial software have become much more complex. How do you begin to research, evaluate, and select the right software for your business? ...

    Provided By Intacct

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    SDN: How It Will Affect You and Why You Should Care

    You may have heard about software-defined networking (SDN) and its cousin network functions virtualization (NFV). These emerging technologies are likely to revolutionize the IT industry as well as your job. This white paper introduces you to SDN and NFV, examines their impact on you as well as the industry, and...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Meeting Workforce Demands

    Gain access to this new white paper by CIO which examines the changing landscape of end-user computing. The research reveals how today's CIOs are tackling trends and establishing new best practices for the mobile-cloud era. Read more...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Webcast: 5 Soft Skills for Customer Support

    Join us for this LIVE event! Wednesday, July 16th 10:00 AM PDT / 1:00 PM EDT Brilliant troubleshooting isn’t nearly enough to make tech support successful. You can fix every bug, solve every problem and still have unhappy clients. More than just the technology, you need to support the...

    Provided By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    HP Info Brief for SMEs: Operations Orchestration

    Enterprise-scale IT automation with a disciplined approach This report explores the benefits of IT process automation that supports entire IT environment from traditional IT to cloud-based infrastructure operations. Read this info brief and learn how HP helped organisations reduced operational cost and improved service quality .

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    HP Data sheet: IT process automation across physical, virtual, and cloud architectures

    In this report HP Data sheet: IT process automation across physical, virtual, and cloud architectures brings some insights on how to overcome the increasingly complex data centre challenges and implement a successful IT process automation.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Nondisruptive Operations and Clustered Data ONTAP

    As IT operations become more and more critical to business, no downtime can be tolerated. Downtime causes lost business, poor customer satisfaction, and competitive weakness. Today’s “always-on” data centers are all about how the underlying infrastructure provides continuous data availability to the applications despite changing business needs. Read more.

    Provided By NetApp

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Dell Case Study: Rich learning outcomes for digitally-connected students

    Somerville House has deployed personal notebooks to students for the past eleven years as part of their integrated approach to technology in education. The school wanted to give their students and teachers access to anytime, anywhere learning through devices with the capability for integrating richer data types into the learning...

    Provided By Dell and Intel®

  • eBooks // Jun 2014

    Why Cloud is Better with a DevOps Culture

    Every senior technologist in every large enterprise knows the business case for cloud computing. Done properly, cloud is a way to: Overcome barriers to innovation Get to market faster Handle massive spikes Lower IT costs This ebook looks at how the IT function works today, and why it...

    Provided By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Magic Quadrant for Intrusion Prevention Systems

    According to Gartner, “Leaders produce products that embody NGIPS capabilities, provide high signature quality and low latency, innovate with or ahead of customer challenges (such as providing associated advanced targeted attack, ATA, technologies to make enriched IPS intelligence) and have a range of models. Leaders continually win selections and are...

    Provided By Sourcefire, Inc.

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Addressing the Full Attack Continuum

    Today’s threat landscape is nothing like that of just 10 years ago. Simple attacks that caused containable damage have given way to modern cybercrime operations that are sophisticated, well-funded, and capable of causing major loss and disruption to organizations and national infrastructure.These advanced attacks are very difficult to detect, remain...

    Provided By Sourcefire, Inc.

  • Case Studies // Jun 2014

    Case Study: HP.com efficiency soars with HP Moonshot

    Objective: Make optimal use of the floor space and power capacity in six HP data centers. Approach: Deploy HP Moonshot System to power the hp.com, ftp.hp.com, and partner.hp.com domains IT matters Achieved power savings of 89% by migrating web pages and objects to HP Moonshot Opened up data center...

    Provided By HP US

  • Videos // Jun 2014

    Why serverCONDO is in the Dedicated Hosting Business

    serverCONDO's John Brown answers why they're in the dedicated hosting business.

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    HP Moonshot: a new style of IT for specialised scale-out workloads

    With billions of devices that track, gather, and process information, the need for innovative solutions at unprecedented scale, speed, and efficiencies has never been greater. Make no mistake—general-purpose x86 servers will continue to run enterprise applications that support traditional business demands. What HP Moonshot represents is the world’s first software-defined...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Rethink Ink

    If there’s one constant in the world of IT, it’s that the workplace is changing. More than ever, IT needs to meet the demands of a highly distributed workforce that requires access to content and services around the clock and around the globe. And when it’s time to print, people...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Virtualization: The Secret to a Better-Performing Business

    Even as small businesses jump into the virtualization game there are some organizations that hesitate because they feel their IT staff is too small and the upfront cost is too great. Interestingly, these perceived issues are, in reality, the values you get from virtualization as it cuts costs and...

    Provided By VMware

  • Training // Jun 2014

    WebEx Tutorial: Key Features

    Learn how easy Webex Meetings makes hosting webinars, sharing screens and attending online meetings. Drive success by connecting with your audience and completing projects faster.

    Provided By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Economizer Modes of Data Center Cooling Systems

    In certain climates, some cooling systems can save over 70% in annual cooling energy costs by operating in economizer mode, corresponding to over 15% reduction in annualized PUE. However, there are at least 17 different types of economizer modes with imprecise industry definitions making it difficult to compare, select, or...

    Provided By APC by Schneider Electric

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Project business case template

    Before your stakeholders can prioritize a list of projects, it's critical to pull together the key information they can use for decision-making. This template will give you the framework for making sure you have a project overview that includes goals, requirements, potential benefits, estimated direct costs, success criteria, and project...

    Provided By Jay Rollins

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Presentation: How to prioritize your company's projects

    Successfully managing a project portfolio entails getting approval on projects that match strategic objectives, prioritizing approved projects, fostering a sense of ownership among those responsible for project success, obtaining funding, and managing resources across multiple projects. This PowerPoint presentation will help you communicate these concepts and clarify roles and responsibilities.For...

    Provided By Jay Rollins

  • eBooks // Apr 2012

    Building and Operating a Network Operating Center (NOC) and Help Desk

    Managed service providers (MSPs) have many choices to make when building and operating a network operating center (NOC) and help desk. Whatever choice you make, it is important to first define your operational and service level needs in order to choose the model that best fits your business. This eBook...

    Provided By ConnectWise

  • Tools & Templates // Aug 2009

    Sample GIS Specialist Resume

    Use this sample cover letter to apply for the post of GIS Specialist. All GIS Specialist cover letters that include a basic understanding of such a job will yield a good position for the applicants.

    Provided By Resume Sample

  • Tools & Templates // Jul 2009

    Electrical Engineer Cover Letter

    Use this sample cover letter to apply for the post of Electrical Engineer. All Electrical Engineer cover letters that include a basic understanding of such a job will yield a good position for the applicants.

    Provided By Resume Sample

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2010

    Sample Sub Editor Resume

    This is a Sample Sub Editor Resume for your review. Through this resume sample you can easily create a resume if you are applying for the post of Sub Editor in any publication organization.

    Provided By resumeforjobs.com

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Changing the Experience and Economics of IT

    Competitive enterprises are always looking for ways to reduce complexity so more resources can be devoted to innovation. From the standpoint of IT, the challenge in reducing complexity is to free up time and money previously dedicated to back-end tasks—and shift those resources to drive more front-end, customer-facing value into...

    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 // Jul 2013

    Gartner 2013 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing

    Gartner has just published the results of their Magic Quadrant (MQ) on the Application Security Testing (AST) market and IBM was rated as the leader. According to Gartner, to be positioned in the Leaders Quadrant for Application Security Testing (AST), vendors must demonstrate both "completeness of vision" and an "ability...

    Provided By IBM

  • Case Studies // Oct 2014

    Hildebrand - Harnessing Data Captured from the "Internet of Things" to Deliver Revolutionary New Services

    The Hildebrand Smart platform, built on IBM Informix technologies, captures and analyzes up to 300,000 time series data points per second, enabling real-time insight into big data. The Hildebrand Smart platform - built on IBM® Informix® and using Hildebrand’s unique machine learning extensions - captures, processes and analyzes big data...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    Project Initiating Process

    Project Charter is generally a document that provides a short description of the project and designates the Project Manager. Depending on the size and complexity of the project, and your knowledge about the subject matter, you will need to organize meetings with the stakeholders in order to refine the SOW...

    Provided By PM Hut

  • White Papers // Feb 2007

    The Inter-Relationship Of Time, Cost, Scope And Quality In Project Management

    Project scheduling is a key aspect of project management as it covers the planning of what is to be done, when it is to be done, and who is to do it. Project Scheduling is a key control activity in project management and is often used as the baseline for...

    Provided By Project Management Gems

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    The Issue with Virtual Data Rooms - Download White Paper

    Data Rooms have evolved over the past decades from physical data rooms to customer-hosted Virtual Data Rooms and to SaaS-based Virtual Data Rooms. Yet still, they are typically very costly, clunky and not adequately secured. The Virtual Data Room segment is ripe for innovation and disruption, as new advances in...

    Provided By Confidela

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Anti-Evasion: Why It's a Critical Component of Intrusion Prevention Systems

    As the number and severity of cyber-crimes continues to grow, it’s important to understand the steps cyber-criminals take to attack your network, the types of malware they use, and the tools you need to stop them.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Controlling Laptop and Smartphone Access to Corporate Networks

    Mobile devices are conduits of greater access and information, but can serve as a vehicle for malware and other security threats. Find out how your IT department can enable secure access for mobile devices and laptops to ensure network integrity and security.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Top 10 actions a CIO can take to prepare for a hurricane

    The top concerns for a CIO during an active hurricane season are the safety and security of employees and the prevention of damage to facilities. Maintaining business continuity should be their next highest priority. If communications and critical IT system are lost, the damaging impact on the customers, employees and...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Webcasts // Sep 2013

    Optimizing your Virtual Environment with VMware vCenter Operations Management Suite

    For virtual infrastructure administrators, understanding how physical resources are being consumed can seem like an impossible challenge. VMware vCenter Operations changes what’s possible, enabling you to identify and isolate sources of contention and gain deep visibility into how physical resources are being consumed. See how vCenter Operations makes it fast...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Don’t Get Stuck on your Virtualization Journey: Where to Focus Next

    You've virtualized a significant number of server workloads and have likely experienced significant cost savings and performance improvements so, what's next? Read this trend brief to identify which phase of virtualization you are in and where you should be headed to reap even more business benefits with expansion of your...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Tech Tips: VMware vCenter Site Recovery Manager

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips for a successful and smooth implementation of VMware vCenter™ Site Recovery Manager™. From application dependencies to replication engines, reference these tips as you create or improve your disaster recovery plan.

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    VMware View Optimization Guide for Windows 7

    This document provides guidelines for configuring a standard Windows 7 image to be used within a VMware View™ environment, providing administrators with the information necessary to create a standard image of Windows 7 leveraging the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit or by utilizing a script-based approach to optimize a traditionally installed Windows...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    CIO Whitepaper - 10 Reasons to Modernize the Desktop

    IT departments need a solution that meets the evolving needs of both the employees and IT-- something not possible with a traditional PC model. This paper illustrates the benefits of moving beyond the physical PC to a modern desktop that is highly flexible, easy to manage, customizable to suit users'...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    Top 10 Tech Tips: vSOM

    Straight from our experts at VMware®, follow these technical tips to see how you can get the most out of your virtualized environment using VMware vSphere® with Operations Management™. From configuring alerts to monitoring performance, reference these tips in order to optimize capacity and proactively manage your vSphere environment....

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Aug 2009

    FISMA: Securing Federal Systems and Data With Tripwire

    Recognizing the importance of securing federal systems and data, Congress passed the Federal Information Security Management Act (FIMSA) in 2002. The act requires federal agencies develop, document and implement agency-wide information security programs to protect the confidentiality, integrity and availability of the data and systems that support government operations and...

    Provided By Tripwire

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Improving Quality, Safety and Efficiency of Healthcare

    Health Information Exchange (HIE) is the mobilization of healthcare information electronically across organizations within a region or community. Healthcare delivery networks are now faced with the challenge of deploying HIE solutions in community and enterprise environments. These care delivery networks need to achieve interoperability across the landscape of diverse stakeholders...

    Provided By Trend Micro

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Trend Micro Web Gateway Security Web Security: Faster Protection, Greater Flexibility, Lower Total Cost

    As one continues to integrate the Internet into business processes - and as malware becomes more and more web-based - security has become the top priority for defending the web gateway. Relying on URL filtering products alone leaves exposed to today's sophisticated web threats, but deploying more point solutions increases...

    Provided By Trend Micro

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard: Meeting Stringent Requirements

    The prescriptive, multifaceted PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) includes requirements for security management, policies, procedures, network architecture, software design, and other critical protective measures. The PCI DSS is intended to help to proactively protect the payment transaction systems to prevent identity theft and fraud using customer account data. These...

    Provided By Trend Micro

  • Webcasts // Jan 2009

    Configuration Audit and Control: 10 Critical Factors to CCM Success

    As businesses have instituted internal, industry and government mandated regulatory compliance, the need for audit data to provide conformity has also become a necessity. However, traditional change management and configuration management tools do not comprehensively address all aspects of the vast configuration details inherent in complex IT infrastructures. Configuration audit...

    Provided By Tripwire

  • White Papers // Mar 2009

    Improving Quality, Safety and Efficiency of Healthcare: Security Best Practices for Health Information Exchange

    Health Information Exchange (HIE) is the mobilization of healthcare information electronically across organizations within a region or community. Healthcare delivery networks are now faced with the challenge of deploying HIE solutions in community and enterprise environments. These care delivery networks need to achieve interoperability across the landscape of diverse stakeholders...

    Provided By Trend Micro

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Introduction to Virtualization

    This video webcast is designed to help those with little to no virtualization experience understand why virtualization and VMware are so important to driving down both capital and operational costs. The session will start with the introduction of the key concepts and technologies of virtualization, introduce the vSphere Hypervisor, and...

    Provided By VMware

  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Real World Advantage: Virtualization Solutions for Growing Companies

    How can you deliver the improved performance that the business--and your boss--demand? The smart answer is to virtualize and do more with servers you already own! VMware® proven virtualization solutions are making a real difference in the way growing companies are solving their real-world IT challenges, including budget constraints, demanding users and...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Feb 2010

    Platform Lab's Mission Is Simple: To Help Its Customers Make the Most of Their IT Investments

    The nation's only non-profit IT test and training facility; the Columbus, Ohio-based lab offers commercial clients short-term physical or remote access to hardware, software and bandwidth. Platform Lab wanted to build a flexible, easy-to-manage computing cloud for internal and customer use. Platform Lab used VMware vSphere as the basis of...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Ryerson University

    Toronto-based Ryerson University is known for its career-focused approach to education. That means giving students and faculty the tools they need to pursue their varied fields of interest - including an ever-growing number of computer applications. Ryerson University wanted to address the university's continually increasing server demand while taming server...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    VMware Case Study: Mohawk Industries

    Mohawk is a leading supplier of flooring for both residential and commercial applications. Mohawk wanted to support plant automation systems at remote manufacturing plants that lack on-site IT resources. Mohawk created controlled virtual systems, or "Applications in a Box", that can be easily replicated and deployed to various remote office...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Apr 2010

    VMware Case Study: Norman Regional Health System

    Norman Regional Health System is a multi-campus hospital that serves health care needs throughout south central Oklahoma. The Norman Regional HealthPlex - a 152-bed, state-of-the-art specialty hospital - is the newest addition to the system. Norman Regional Health System wanted to create a desktop environment for the new campus of...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Oct 2009

    Better Access to Applications, Less IT Support Calls With VMware View

    With a network of five hospitals and eleven immediate care centers, Norton Healthcare (Norton) is the largest health care system in the Louisville, Kentucky region. Hospital staff requires access to increasing number of applications and functionality and disruption of access to critical healthcare applications leads to support calls. In the...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    VMware Case Study: TBZ - The Original

    Established in 1864 and headquartered in Mumbai, Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri - The Original (TBZ) is a retailer of quality jewellery throughout India. It operates 15 locations across the country and employs 950 staff. TBZ wanted to consolidate a distributed server architecture to a central location to reduce management load while...

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Dec 2009

    VMware Case Study: TRUST National Bank

    TRUST National Bank offers a full range of retail banking services, small and medium business credit services, corporate, cash services etc. TRUST is rated by the Central Bank of Russia among the 30 largest Russian financial institutions and has one of the largest regional networks: it has a total of...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Eight Key Ingredients for Building an Internal Cloud

    Cloud computing technology is driving a fundamental change in today's computing industry, enabling IT managers to treat infrastructure as a common substrate, on which they can provision services to users faster in a much more flexible and cost-effective way - without having to re-design or add to the underlying infrastructure....

    Provided By VMware

  • Case Studies // Nov 2009

    Solvay Finds the Cure for Server Sprawl With VMware Infrastructure 3

    Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of the research-driven group of pharmaceutical companies that constitute the global pharmaceutical business of the Solvay Group. Solvay Pharmaceuticals wanted to reduce server proliferation and associated costs within IT department. Solvay Pharmaceuticals deployed VMware and Intel technology which increases scalability and performance in...

    Provided By VMware

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Understanding Memory Resource Management in VMware ESX 4.1

    VMware ESX is a hypervisor designed to efficiently manage hardware resources including CPU, memory, storage, and network among multiple, concurrent virtual machines. This paper describes the basic memory management concepts in ESX, the configuration options available, and provides results to show the performance impact of these options. The focus of...

    Provided By VMware