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.

  • 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

    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

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Whitepaper: Delivering Value

    Why is it so difficult for HR to demonstrate how it affects business growth and profitability? Find out in this whitepaper, written by Leighanne Levensaler, Workday vice president of Human Capital Management (HCM) strategy. Levensaler discusses the problems with current HR systems and the ways they are holding you back.

    Provided By Workday

  • Webcasts // May 2014

    Webinar: Why It's Time to Retire that Aging HR System and Embrace the Cloud!

    You need the latest workforce cost reports at your fingertips. And your organization's employees want to go mobile. But you're struggling with a system designed back in the 80s that was last upgraded years ago. In this webinar, HR leaders share the benefits of moving to the cloud.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Whitepaper: Total Cost of Ownership

    In today′s difficult business climate, every company is looking to drive cost out of its business and impact the bottom line. This whitepaper presents the tools you need to build a business case to assess—and eventually lower—the total cost of ownership of your HR technology footprint.

    Provided By Workday

  • Webcasts // May 2014

    Webinar: The Hackett Group's 2013 Global Payroll Study Highlights

    Do you know how well your payroll organization stacks up against the best in the world? Watch this webinar as we review highlights from The Hackett Group’s 2013 Global Payroll Study. This annual study benchmarks payroll performance from 120 leading companies around the globe.

    Provided By Workday

  • Webcasts // May 2014

    Webinar: Learn How Organizations are Transforming HR with the Cloud

    Your employees want self-service and mobile apps to engage with HR. Your managers are demanding better reporting. Your organization is getting more complex with more contingent workers. But your HR systems are hard to use and old. Watch this webinar to learn how you can modernize your HR systems.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: Taking Measure of Talent by Harvard Business Review Analytic Services

    Do you understand the true value of your human capital? In this Workday video, the importance of leveraging the real value of your people is discussed. You’ll learn about the most common workforce challenges and technology obstacles. Learn how you can get better workforce insights into your talent.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: The Workday Advantage: Payroll in the Cloud

    In this video, Laurent Botella, Director of Payroll Strategy at Workday, discusses the benefits of using Workday Payroll Software as a Service (SaaS) and what payroll professionals can expect in the future.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: The Workday Advantage: Human Capital Management in the Cloud

    In this video, Leighanne Levensaler, VP of Product Strategy at Workday, speaks about the challenges HR professionals face with legacy human resource systems and how they can become the workforce authority with Workday’s unified HR solution.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: People Are the New Bottom Line

    Your business is the sum of its parts—your inventory, production, marketing, and spend. But the most important part of your business is your workforce. More than half your costs can be tied to your workers. Watch this video to learn why people are the new bottom line.

    Provided By Workday

  • Videos // May 2014

    Video: Unified HR and Finance (Epipheo)

    Your people and your money spend a lot of time together. Your people drive financial performance, and financial goals drive people performance. So why would you run separate systems for HR and Finance? Watch the video to learn how Workday unifies your HR and financials applications into one seamless system.

    Provided By Workday

  • 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

    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

    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

    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

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Securing AD: An Ounce of Prevention or a Pound of Cure?

    Discover how to quicken and simplify three common, overlooked Active Directory (AD) security tasks: establishing and delegating permissions, remediating misconfigurations and auditing changes.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • 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

  • White Papers // May 2014

    Implementation guide for a facilities management system

    Successful implementation of a facilities management system begins with a business case - and focuses on business goals as technology deployment proceeds. This guide addresses business goals in key facilities management areas and includes an overview of the software implementation process.

    Provided By IBM