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 // Jun 2013

    Your Data Under Siege: Guard the Gaps with Patch Management

    Are you guarding the cybersecurity gaps with patch management? How often do your employees select "install" when they get a notification pop-up message and how often do they choose the "later" option? According to Kaspersky Lab research, more than 70 percent of users of the most vulnerable programs (Adobe...

    Sponsored By Kaspersky Lab

  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Build Your IT Security Business Case

    The importance of IT security to a business has never been greater. But often, investments are shelved or cutbacks are made. This can result in businesses unknowingly making compromises regarding their IT security. In this latest whitepaper from Kaspersky Lab, you’ll find useful facts, examples and business case arguments...

    Sponsored By Kaspersky Lab

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Impact of Hot and Cold Aisle Containment on Data Center Temperature and Efficiency

    Both hot-air and cold-air containment can improve the predictability and efficiency of traditional data center cooling systems. While both approaches minimize the mixing of hot and cold air, there are practical differences in implementation and operation that have significant consequences on work environment conditions, PUE, and economizer mode hours. The...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Choosing Between Room, Row, and Rack-based Cooling for Data Centers

    Latest generation high density and variable density IT equipment create conditions that traditional data center cooling was never intended to address, resulting in cooling systems that are oversized, inefficient, and unpredictable. Room, row, and rack-based cooling methods have been developed to address these problems. This paper describes these improved cooling...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Office 365 Single Sign-On: High Availability without High Complexity

    For most organizations, the move to Office 365 (O365) is a leap forward in user experience, productivity, it simplification, and savings. But organizations that fail to implement Single Sign-On (SSO) reliably can slip backwards in several key areas. Risk can actually increase and productivity suffer. Learn why SSO for...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Case Study: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden

    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...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Mar 2013

    Case Study: Meka Pro harnesses analytics to improve profitability of manufacturing projects

    To operate effectively in different markets, Finnish manufacturer Meka Pro needed to be able to adjust its pricing and manufacturing strategies to each locality, but had no insight into their own data. Read this case study to learn how Meka Pro used IBM® Cognos® software modules to make faster, better...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    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...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    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 the datacenter architecture. Sponsored by HP and Intel® Xeon® Processor :...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • 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...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Understanding Patterns of Expertise: Virtual Application Patterns

    Enterprise IT departments strive to contribute to the competitiveness of the business organization, developing and deploying innovative applications that can help benefit the bottom line and drive top-line growth. Too often, however, IT managers find themselves unable to develop and deploy applications with the agility they would like. The skills...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    IBM PureSystems Cut Costs and Increase Agility by Simplifying the IT Life Cycle

    This white paper discusses why converged systems, such as IBM PureSystems platforms, have the potential to radically simplify many aspects of the IT life cycle and how these changes can deliver business value by accelerating time to market, improving application performance, and reducing the staff time needed for many routine...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Podcasts // Mar 2013

    Expenses Product Preview

    When it's simple for workers to enter their expenses, the results are impressive -- lower costs, more accurate accounting, and more timely reimbursements. Watch the video to discover how Workday Expenses allows you to effectively engage your employees and improve the accuracy and timeliness of expense reporting.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2013

    Procurement Product Preview

    Ready to power up your procurement? Watch the video to see how Workday Procurement can handle all of your unique requirements for the acquisition of goods and services—from requisition to payment—and even the contracting of contingent labor. Collaborate easily with vendors and suppliers.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Keeping distributed endpoints safe and secure

    In today’s far-reaching environments, where the numbers and varieties of servers, desktops, laptops, mobile devices and specialized equipment such as point-of-sale (POS) devices, ATMs and self-service kiosks—known collectively as “endpoints”—are growing at unprecedented rates, traditional protection schemes such as firewalls and anti-virus agents are no longer sufficient on their own....

    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 // 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

    The Art of Teleworking

    There is a new class of workers out there - working from their homes nearly autonomously. Some call them teleworkers, some telecommuters. Armed with remote access to their corporate network, with toll-free numbers, VPNs and mobile phones, they escape traffic jams, bad weather, and high fuel prices, and are able...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Creating a collaboration culture throughout the enterprise: An adoption methodology

    The enterprise imperative: successful adoption. This paper introduces an adoption methodology developed by Polycom and built on proven best practices and years of experience. The methodology is designed to ensure an enduser experience that is reliable and intuitive, and that makes collaboration central to how organizations meet their day-today business...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • White Papers // Dec 2012

    Create a Referral Program to Grow Your IT Business

    The primary mode of growth for most technology provider businesses is by good, old word of mouth. Yet, many businesses have not established an official referral program to capture as many referrals as possible. Check out this guide to find the proven best strategies for creating the perfect referral program...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    IDC Analyst Connection: Using Blade Systems to Cut Costs and Sharpen Efficiencies

    After more than a decade of increases in the size of IT environments due to the proliferation of systems, devices, storage, and management tools, IT complexity has reached an all-time high. Today, day-to-day business operations are integrated with IT and datacenters. IT is seen as a way to gain a...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Coping in the chaos?

    It is no illusion that the complexity and diversity of security risks is on the rise, putting more businesses than ever at risk. In fact, 91% of organizations have experienced a direct cyber threat in the last year, and 40% of businesses do not feel prepared for the threats around...

    Sponsored By Kaspersky Lab

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Preparing the Physical Infrastructure of Receiving Data Centers for Consolidation

    The consolidation of one or more data centers into an existing data center is a common occurrence. This paper gives examples of what is becoming a standard architecture for preparing the physical infrastructure in the receiving data center. This approach allows for shorter timelines and high efficiency while avoiding the...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Change How Business Intelligence is Managed

    With the revolution of in-memory computing already under way, the question isn't if this revolution will impact businesses but when and, more importantly, how. Similar to the advance of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software in the 1990s, in-memory computing won't be introduced because a company can afford the technology. It...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Playing to win in real time

    To stay ahead of the competition in a global marketplace, firms are increasingly speeding up operations, in many cases adopting real-time systems and tools to allow for instant decision-making and faster business cycles. According to a new report from Oxford Economics and SAP, Real-time business: Changing the game in the...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    Bring Your Own Device Policy Guidebook

    Since 2008, Aberdeen research has been tracking a radical transformation taking place in the enterprise: more and more organizations are permitting, even encouraging employees to bring their own mobile devices into the workplace to be used for work purposes. While at first appearing to radically lower the cost of enterprise...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Conquering the Challenges of Data Center Complexity

    Conquering the challenges of the data center can be complex. As long as IT departments continue to couple commodity x86 servers from a variety of vendors with separately purchased business and professional software suites, IT complexity is likely to remain a significant issue, with the most conspicuous effects appearing along...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Data Center Projects: Advantages of Using a Reference Design

    It is no longer practical or cost-effective to completely engineer all aspects of a unique data center. Re-use of proven, documented subsystems or complete designs is a best practice for both new data centers and for upgrades to existing data centers. Adopting a well-conceived reference design can have a positive...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Mobile Is The New Face Of Engagement

    Mobile is not simply another device for IT to support with a shrunken Website or a screen-scraped SAP application. Rather, mobile manifests a broader shift to new engagement systems. CIOs must plan now for them and empower customers, partners, and employees with context-aware apps and smart products.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • 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 // Jul 2011

    Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You Should Know. Right Now.

    For small and midsize companies, high-quality data can be a powerful competitive tool-or it can bog your company down. Organizations that successfully use an ERP software solution to align all activities with their business objectives will be in a position to access the right information at the right time, allowing...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • eBooks // May 2011

    The Modern Office and You: 5 Ways to Capitalize on Cloud Opportunities

    Many technology providers are nervous about the Cloud and what it means for their business. Rather than look at the Cloud with fear, embrace it and take advantage of the opportunities it brings for new revenue. In this eBook, you’ll learn 5 ways to capitalize on the future of the...

    Sponsored By ConnectWise

  • White Papers // Mar 2008

    An Improved Architecture for High-Efficiency, High-Density Data Centers

    Data center power and cooling infrastructure worldwide wastes more than 60,000,000 megawatt-hours per year of electricity that does no useful work powering IT equipment. This represents an enormous financial burden on industry, and is a significant public policy environmental issue. This paper describes the principles of a new, commercially available...

    Sponsored By APC by Schneider Electric

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Strategic Server Refresh with IBM System x

    This analyst paper by Edison Group addresses the strategic reasons why organizations need to refresh their servers, and how a server refresh with IBM System x® servers, powered by the latest Intel® Xeon® processors, delivers and supports solutions and capabilities needed by SMBs. ...

    Provided By IBM and Intel

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Live Chat Effectiveness - A 2013 Survey of Internet Shoppers

    The fifth annual study of frequent online shoppers points to five important conclusions for Internet retailers: It's a multichannel communication world Social media as a sales and support channel cannot be denied Ignore email at your peril Live chat remains strong and continues to have loyal fans Geography matters...

    Provided By LogMeIn

  • Downloads // Apr 2014

    Orchestration ROI Infographic

    Operations orchestration is the coordination of automated tasks across teams, tools, and environments including incident management, service request fulfillment and more. This infographic reveals how most IT organizations realized ROI in less than 6 months and quantifies orchestration benefits. HP is the sponsor of this material. By submitting your...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    ERP-System - und ihre Grenzen

    Erfahren sie, warum in einem system für Enterprise resource Planning (ErP) meist nur sehr wenig Planung steckt – und wie sie Herr des Problems werden

    Provided By Quintiq

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Are you ready for GenMobile: Survey Report (APAC)

    #GenMobile are a group of people for whom smartphones have gone beyond personal entertainment and BYOD. In fact, they’re now shaping their working lives around their connected devices and centering their work mode at mobility. With the ability to work and communicate effectively anytime, at any place and on any...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Case Studies // Mar 2014

    Rightsize for #GenMobile and save

    Find out how a rightsized network can save up to 400% compared with a traditional network. There are alot of savings that business can make by swapping from traditional internet networks which are tethered to desks, to Wi-Fi internet access that is not tethered to a desk. This infographic shares...

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • Presentations // Mar 2014

    Aruba Networks Corporate Video

    Aruba Networks Corporate Video

    Provided By Aruba Networks

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The Essentials for a New Approach to Real-Time Business Activity Monitoring

    True business activity spans multiple applications, perhaps even multiple organizations. Very often, organizations do not have a clear understanding of the actual sequence of events that take place during the course of a complete business process. Through this detailed white paper, learn how innovative companies have used a new approach...

    Sponsored By Vitria

  • Webcasts // Apr 2014

    Live Webcast: Who’s Holding You Hostage? Tips from a Former FBI Negotiation Trainer on How to Get Through to Anyone

    Join us for this LIVE event! Wednesday, May 21st 11:00 AM PDT / 2:00 PM EDT The first make-or-break step in persuading anyone to do anything is getting them to hear you out. But one of the most effective ways to make that happen is to start listening to...

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IDC: Driving Business Optimization with End-to-End Performance Testing White Paper

    The purpose of this IDC White Paper is to lay out the role that performance testing can play in the context of overall application lifecycle management (ALM), security, resource, and demand management. As part of that objective, the document defines an application performance testing framework and discusses an performance test...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    White Paper: Manage IT services efficiently. Serve business effectively.

    Aiming to manage your IT services efficiently and serve the business more effectively? Adapting to a constantly changing IT environment—while also meeting the needs of business and end users— requires a new approach to managing operations. The methodology that has emerged to fill this vacuum is called business service management...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Avoiding Cloud Security Audit Pitfalls

    INetU regularly comes across pitfalls that make cloud audits more painful for its SaaS clients and their end customers when they undergo on-site and survey audits. Preparation is the key to successfully navigating cloud audits and one of the biggest points of preparation is knowledge. Whether a SaaS service provider...

    Sponsored By INetU

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    3 Ways to Save Software Costs Paper

    This paper discusses the potential for radically improving cost efficiency with a well thought-out Software Asset Management (SAM) strategy. It aims to improve understanding of the SAM discipline, including the challenges it poses as well as the tactical and strategic advantages it offers. And, it lays out a high-level plan...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • Research // Jan 2014

    2013-2014 World Quality Report

    Capgemini, one of the world's foremost providers of consulting, technology and outsourcing services, and Sogeti, its local professional services division, have released the findings of the fifth World Quality Report. The report, published in conjunction with HP, reveals that application Testing and Quality Assurance (QA) now accounts for almost a...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How To Get the Best Results For Your Projects

    In too many organizations today, innovation isn’t happening fast enough. Within these businesses, skills are siloed and resources are misaligned. As businesses seek to speed innovation and meet their growth and revenue targets, they have to get maximum utility out of all their investments. That’s why, when making a change...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Product Preview: Enterprise Cloud for HR and Finance

    Workday provides a suite of global enterprise applications—from HR to Finance—all delivered in the cloud. This video shows how Workday allows businesses to operate with a complete picture of their company, align people and financial performance, keep the workforce engaged and supported, and embrace change across the enterprise.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Mobile

    Mobile devices are changing the way every-day work gets done. To ensure your workforce has the necessary insight, information, and intelligence, they must be armed with mobile apps that make work seamless. Watch the video to discover how Workday gives your workforce the freedom to be productive anytime, anywhere.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Workday Rising 2013: News Highlights

    Workday Rising 2013 in San Francisco got off to an exciting start with news announcements from Workday co-founders and co-CEOs Dave Duffield and Aneel Bhusri. Watch the highlights from those announcements in this five-minute video.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Office 365 Single Sign-On: High Availability without High Complexity

    For most organizations, the move to Office 365 (O365) is a leap forward in user experience, productivity, it simplification, and savings. But organizations that fail to implement Single Sign-On (SSO) reliably can slip backwards in several key areas. Risk can actually increase and productivity suffer. Learn why SSO for...

    Sponsored By Centrify

  • Downloads // Oct 2013

    Download a FREE 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 // Jul 2012

    Playing to win in real time

    To stay ahead of the competition in a global marketplace, firms are increasingly speeding up operations, in many cases adopting real-time systems and tools to allow for instant decision-making and faster business cycles. According to a new report from Oxford Economics and SAP, Real-time business: Changing the game in the...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    Customer Success Story of University of Central Lancashire:

    ExtremeZ-IP is helping thousands of educational institutions worldwide conquer their Mac/Windows integration challenges. Learn how the University of Central Lancashire, a leading UK institution, is successfully and securely integrating popular Apple products alongside Windows devices in a cross-platform campus environment.

    Sponsored By Acronis

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    How to Fill the Threat Management Gateway Void

    The recent discontinuation of Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (TMG) requires enterprises to find a new solution to secure corporate access to the web. In choosing a new solution, it’s important for decision-makers to ensure that the solution they select includes the features and functionality necessary to ensure safe and...

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    IDC paper - Extending PC Life-Cycle Management and Client Virtualization with VMware Horizon Mirage

    PC life-cycle management (PCLM) solutions primarily focus on deploying or moving an application or an operating environment to a new user location. Functions include packaging, distributing, installing , and updating an application or an operating environment. These solutions provide a certain level of automation and are certainly more advanced than...

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2013

    Global Payroll Strategy: Look to the Cloud for a Solution

    If you’re frustrated by your outdated payroll system, you are not alone. Payroll is a huge challenge for today’s global companies. Check out the infographic to learn how the cloud can totally transform your payroll for the best and why there’s no better time than now to do...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Tools & Templates // Nov 2013

    The Four Fundamentals of Your Workforce: Cost, Capacity, Capability, and Quality

    More than half your organization's operating costs are tied to your workforce. Yet the data you have about your employees is incomplete. Shouldn't you know more about the talent in your own organization? See the infographic to learn how Workday is redefining what it means to manage a global,...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    2013 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Intelligence & Event Management (SIEM)

    IBM Security QRadar has been positioned again in the Leaders quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for SIEM. In addition to providing a technology that is a good match to current customer requirements, Leaders also show evidence of superior vision and execution for anticipated requirements. Gartner reveals that customers'...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Case Studies // Feb 2014

    Gartner Critical Capabilities for Security Information and Event Management

    IBM Security QRadar received an "Excellent" product viability rating again by Gartner in its Critical Capabilities for SIEM report. The report assesses 13 SIEM technologies by evaluating the capabilities that are critical for the support of threat management, compliance, and general SIEM deployment use cases. Gartner notes that SIEM...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Jan 2014

    Box Case Study: Enterasys

    At Enterasys, a leading provider of wired and wireless network solutions, employees needed to share critical content on the go, from any device. Today, with Box, over 1100 employees -- from Sales to Engineering -- collaborate and share important information from wherever they are.

    Sponsored By Box

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Live Chat Effectiveness 2013

    Built on the results of an annual survey of Internet shoppers worldwide, the 2013 Live Chat Effectiveness report outlines Internet shopper communication and purchasing behavior and preferences. The report includes findings specific to live chat technology, as well as other engagement channels, such as phone, email and social media.

    Sponsored By LogMeIn BoldChat

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Rising Financial Impact of Customer Service

    The role of customer service is one that is valued and well understood by many organizations. However, making the leap from correlating customer service activities with overall performance results to investing in strategies that deliver top-notch results is increasingly becoming a key differentiator. Top performing business have long understood the...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Rescue

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Five Tips for Improving Customer Experience – Starting with the Support Desk

    This paper conveys how the pressure to increase customer satisfaction metrics with less funding will increase as companies look for new ways to differentiate their services and reduce customer churn. To get ahead, customer support organizations must maintain a focus on using the right measures of success. They need to...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Rescue

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Measuring Customer Satisfaction with Support Services

    For companies that sell products or services that require technical support, the support customers receive might be the only personal experience they can use to gauge their satisfaction with an organization. Since, for many of these organizations, customer satisfaction directly affects revenue, measuring customers’ satisfaction with the service experience and...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Rescue

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Business Process Framework

    In this video demonstration, you will get an inside look at two specific features of Workday: Configurable Business Processes and Calculated Fields. With these two features alone, processes can be configured to ensure adherence to your company's policies and needs.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Operational Intelligence Through Actionable Analytics

    In this product preview, you will learn how simple it is for managers to get the right data, analyze the information, and respond immediately to what they’ve learned. With Workday built-in actionable analytics, all users can get relevant information to help improve the overall operational intelligence throughout the organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Optimizing HR Investment

    Workday helps you analyze the business impact of workforce investment strategies and optimizes your investment in people. In this video, you will see how Workday helps business users analyze the business impact of workforce investment strategies, control and analyze workforce costs, monitor the business leadership pipeline, and more.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    IDC Market Scape: Worldwide Datacenter Infrastructure Management 2013 Vendor Analysis

    The latest IDC MarketScape Report names the Trellis™ platform a leader for capabilities and future strategy. International Data Corporation (IDC) recognized Emerson as a leading vendor of data center infrastructure management (DCIM) software solutions in its Worldwide Datacenter Infrastructure Management 2013 Vendor Analysis.

    Sponsored By Emerson Network Power

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Total Economic Impact of the Emerson DCIM Solution

    100% ROI over Three Years with Emerson DCIM Solutions A commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Emerson found that a data center infrastructure management (DCIM) global customer achieved 100 percent return on investment (ROI) in 13 months. The Total Economic Impact™ of the Emerson DCIM Solution...

    Sponsored By Emerson Network Power

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Endpoint Manager

    IBM Endpoint Manager lowers the total cost of managing and securing mobile devices, laptops, desktops, and servers – physical or virtual, on or off-network, personally or corporate-owned.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Building a Business Case for Continuity and Resiliency

    Based on findings from the largest study of its kind—the IBM Global Study on the Economic Impact of IT Risk—which surveyed 2,136 IT professionals around the world, 1,069 of them business continuity professionals looks at the cost data you need to build a business case for continuity and resiliency. Uncover...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    2013 IT Skills & Salary Report

    The results are in and analysis is complete from our sixth annual IT Skills and Salary Survey. This was our first in partnership with Windows IT Pro and our largest survey ever. In fact, this year's survey ranks as one of the largest in the industry. Download your copy...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    10 Tech Skills Heading the Way of the Dinosaur - 2013 Edition

    IT is a very fast changing industry - what is hot today may be a tiny niche market in only a few years, while things few have heard of may be huge trends in the same timeframe. There are many new technologies on the way, and that means opportunities for...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // Jul 2012

    IT Roles Facing Extinction

    Today, there's a huge amount of focus on getting more efficiency using virtualization, the cloud, Web 2.0, networking, and mobility. Better efficiency and innovation will reduce the number of technicians needed for certain tasks within the datacenter. The following are some of the key areas where traditional IT administration skill...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • White Papers // May 2012

    The Top 10 Reasons all IT Professionals Should Learn Project Management

    Do your IT projects seem to be working out as you had planned? Do you have a plan? Could it be that there might just be a better way? A better approach, a different method, something that's been proven to be useful, proven to be successful, and proven to be...

    Provided By Global Knowledge

  • Webcasts // Oct 2013

    On-demand Webcast: Protect your Microsoft server applications and data across physical, virtual, and cloud environments

    If you rely on Microsoft’s server applications – ranging from Exchange to SharePoint to SQL Server, and more – you know how mission-critical those applications are to your core business operations. A catastrophic loss of data or disaster hitting any one of these bottom-line systems could have devastating consequences that...

    Provided By Dell Software

  • Downloads // Jul 2006

    Download Savvion's Free Business Process Modeling Software

    The first step in improving your business processes is to articulate precisely where bottlenecks exist, and the most efficient way to do that is by simulating your existing processes using business process modeling software. To help you get started, Savvion offers its Process Modeler, a component of Savvion BusinessManager,...

    Provided By Savvion

  • White Papers // Sep 2013

    Businesses are ready for a new approach to IT

    Today’s businesses need simpler more efficient and flexible computing models. The IBM PureSystems family is comprised of platform systems and infrastructure systems that include built-in “patterns of expertise” to address complex business and operational tasks for smarter computing.

    Provided By IBM