Software

Software-as-a-service offers cost savings, scalability and mobile accessibility -- if you correctly manage the resulting SLAs, APIs and data structures.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Allstate

    Insurance Giant Allstate Corporation, like many companies, found it persistently challenging to maximize the value of the IT services it delivers to employees and customers. So they turned to ServiceNow’s cloud-based IT Service Management(ITSM) solution. Since deployment in 2013, Allstate has levered ServiceNow to: Improve IT state productivity...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Equinix

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation....

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Today’s State of Work: The Productivity Drain

    ServiceNow surveyed nearly 1,000 managers in the US and the UK to understand the effectiveness of the tools and processes in their corporate environment. Results revealed nearly two days a week are spent on administrative tasks that are not core to their jobs. There’s an exponential impact on an organization’s...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • Webcasts // Jun 2015

    Webcast: Advanced Analytics at Scale with IBM: Because Business Outcomes Matter

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 PM PDT Duration: 30-Minutes As the volume, variety and velocity of information increases, a larger burden is placed on organizations to distribute the right information, at the right time, to the people, processes and applications that rely on it to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Webcasts // Jun 2015

    IBM Webcast : Advanced Analytics at Scale

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 PM PDT Duration: 30-Minutes As the volume, variety and velocity of information increases, a larger burden is placed on organizations to distribute the right information, at the right time, to the people, processes and applications that rely on it to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Meeting Your Data-Sharing Needs Now that Oracle Streams is Deprecated

    As an embedded technology, Oracle Streams adds significant value over manual information-sharing. However, it falls short in critical areas such as maximizing continuous performance and availability in production environments. Moreover, Oracle’s decision to deprecate Streams means there will be no future releases, enhancements or support available. So what’s the best...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Tools for Continuous Delivery

    Organizations create, deliver and modify software to fill business needs. Those business needs are not static: They can change as suddenly as breaking news. Any organization using software to serve its customers — and really, that’s almost every company, nonprofit or institution — has to find a way to develop,...

    Sponsored By Puppet Labs

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    How to Measure the ROI of Cloud Data Protection

    This white paper helps managers demonstrate the profitability of reducing operational costs in server backup and recovery through investment in cloud server data protection (subscription), rather than traditional backup methods. Comparative cost categories used in calculating this ROI are summarized in a convenient checklist. These include capital costs of hardware...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Danger Deepens: 2014 Neustar Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Report

    DDoS attacks against high-tech firms have started to take a dangerous turn. It’s called DDoS smokescreening - attackers using DDoS as a distraction while they insert malware or viruses to pilfer money, data and intellectual property. This is just one insight in Neustar’s 2014 Annual DDoS Attacks and Impact Survey....

    Sponsored By Neustar

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Five Simple Strategies for Securing APIs

    APIs might represent increased risk for the enterprise, but the potential benefits they bring to an organisation can overshadow any inherent dangers. Read this eBook to understand the 3 attack vectors or watch with APIs, and 5 simple strategies to secure your APIs.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Choosing the Right API Management Solution for the Enterprise User

    This whitepaper considers a system that regulates security protocols and automates access for APIs, promoting a secure yet intuitive platform for API delivery. Read now to also discover the basic functional areas of API management, including: API lifecycle management Developer enablement and community building API monetisation

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    A How-to Guide to OAuth & API Security

    This informative whitepaper describes what OAuth is and how it fits into a complete API security solution. Read now to understand the complexity of implementing OAuth, and how you can make an OAuth implementation simple for your organisation.

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Top 5 Ways Cloud Solutions Power Business Agility

    The real power of cloud is its ability to allow businesses to “spend less time and money managing IT, and more time focused on their real priority - growth”. This has made the industry to embrace the chance and evolve the way they manage IT. This report talks about how...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Infor CloudSuite - Flexible and Proven Solutions for your Industry

    Infor CloudSuite offers a comprehensive portfolio of solutions designed to help support manufacturing, healthcare, the public sector, and more. Infor CloudSuite lets you put some of the most innovative business technologies available today to work for your business in ways that can help optimize value and minimize risk. Download this...

    Sponsored By Infor

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Selecting the Right Remote Support Solution Tool for your company

    This provides an overview of all the questions that need to be asked when looking at your company’s remote support technology. The report will discuss how to maintain flexibility, simplicity and lower costs while ensuring that your remote support solution allows your support agents to perform advance support tasks quickly...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    What CIOs need to know in order to capitalize on Hybrid Cloud

    Hybrid cloud brings together the best of both worlds by enabling businesses and their IT organizations unprecedented flexibility in where they host their many and varied workloads. It also increases business agility, the flexibility to use a variety of services, the scalability to keep pace with business volume, the efficiency...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Webcasts // Jun 2015

    Free Webcast : Advanced Analytics at Scale with IBM: Because Business Outcomes Matter

    Wednesday, June 17, 2015 1:00 PM EDT / 10:00 PM PDT Duration: 30-Minutes As the volume, variety and velocity of information increases, a larger burden is placed on organizations to distribute the right information, at the right time, to the people, processes and applications that rely on it to...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Real-Time Analytics and Reporting for Small and Midsize Businesses

    This SAP solution brief provides some insights on the latest advances in in-memory computing technology for analysis and reporting. Explore the benefits of analytics and make decisions faster, improve employee productivity and increase ROI.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Gatepoint Research: Few Fully Prepared for Software Security Risks

    Hackers penetrate organisations and steal information through vulnerabilities in software applications. Yet less than half of IT organisations have confidence in the security of the software that runs their businesses. And just 11 percent say they know with confidence which applications are at risk. Those are among the findings of...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Understanding Advanced Threats and How to Mitigate Them

    When you're a hacker, time is on your side. Time to find a soft spot in your armour, to evade defenses, to seek out your most critical data. Increasingly, today's advanced threats circumvent traditional defenses - even sandboxing. You need a new approach. This SlashGuide whitepaper helps you understand advanced...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    State of Security Operations 2015

    Your ability to detect and stop cyber attacks depends on the effectiveness of your security operations team. How does yours stack up to the best? And what should you do to improve? HP Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting has assessed the capabilities of 87 security operations centers worldwide. This...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Cloud Compitung: A Silver Bullet For Finance?

    The benefits of cloud computing—a high return on investment, greater staff efficiencies, optimization of IT resources, and enhanced visibility and access to information— have piqued the interest of CFOs and finance leaders who are actively evaluating the risks versus the rewards of the cloud delivery model. Read more...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Workday: Innovation in Financial Management

    Businesses today have an alternative to legacy ERP. Workday is leading the charge with revolutionary innovation that can give businesses a real competitive edge by modelling the way that businesses operate and providing the flexibility to fit your unique business requirements today, and, perhaps more importantly, as they change over...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    6 Must Haves Modern Financial Management Systems UK

    The financial system you are running today can probably trace its heritage back to the ‘80s and ‘90s. Since then, the needs of finance organisations have changed dramatically, but financial systems have failed to adapt at the core. Built to serve only the most basic requirements, these systems weren’t designed...

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Apr 2015

    Hybrid Cloud Computing Expertise

    If you are considering Hybrid Cloud, tune in to this revealing conversation with EMC’s Chad Sakac and Wikibon Analysts, Dave Vallente and Stu Miniman.

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Hybrid Cloud Customer Montage

    Get a real world view into the advantages of Hybrid Cloud from three EMC customers - Daktonics, Evolution 1 and Columbia Sportswear

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Webcasts // May 2015

    Master the Mobile Mindshift

    Engineer your business to win the mobile moment Mobility has produced a mind shift with your customers. They have become the consumers of now. They demand an exceptional mobile user experience anytime and anywhere. Forrester Research calls this the mobile moment, a point in time when...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI SPOTLIGHT: Equinix Case Study

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation. Download...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Three key ways to protect data at all levels

    The French Ministry of Education is France’s largest employer, overseeing 30 academies throughout the country. They chose McAfee Next Generation Firewall not only because it complies with regulatory guidelines but also because it protects their networks in all their different configurations. Download this case study and learn what other benefits...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Seven reasons why Microsoft Windows 8 is better with Intel Security

    Windows 8 is a complex operating system and sometimes exhibit critical vulnerabilities, which are promptly exploited by cyber-hackers. The fact that most Windows 7 applications will run natively on Windows 8 means that most malware will also run on Windows 8.So if you run, or are planning to deploy, Windows...

    Sponsored By Intel Security

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Visibility Void

    Attacks through HTTPS can be a vulnerability for enterprises. To identify hidden threats to the business, enterprises need complete visibility into encrypted traffic. However, to comply with local privacy regulations and their own acceptable use policies, enterprises must have the means to selectively decrypt this traffic. An encrypted traffic management...

    Sponsored By Blue Coat Systems, Inc.

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Redefine Hybrid Cloud

    See how EMC makes the journey to Hybrid Cloud faster and simpler than ever

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Redefine IT with EMC Cloud Service Providers

    Take your first steps towards redefining IT today

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Five Dev/Test Constraints Impacting the Speed, Cost and Quality of Your Applications

    Identifying and weeding out constraints across the SDLC can often seem like a game of “whack a mole” - when you knock one out here, others pop up there, and they can be difficult to predict. In order to limit the effect constraints have on software development speed, quality and...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    DevOps Perspectives: IT luminaries discuss the major issues impacting DevOps today

    Industry leaders share insights on DevOps and big data, ITIL, testing and more. Once again, we have spent time talking to leading community figures such as Dave Farley (“Continuous Delivery” author) to discuss the major issues impacting DevOps today. This latest issue features comments from 10 experts and covers...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    DevOps: Enterprise Organizations Newest Best Practices

    The research shows DevOps delivers 18% faster time-to-market and 19% better app quality/performance. The application economy is motivating leaders to make critical changes across IT and the business, one of the most significant being the adoption of DevOps. For enterprise IT organizations who need to accelerate delivery of apps and...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    The Digital Transformation Journey: Key Technology Considerations

    In the Application Economy, speed, innovation, and quality, have become table stakes. If you can’t meet your customers’ expectations, they will surely find a competitor who can. Whether your organization is in one of the sectors facing the most intense digital competition (like insurance, banking, telecommunications or retail), or a...

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2015

    10 Best Reasons for Colocation

    IT infrastructure colocation is one of those few things in life where you have to ask yourself, "Why wouldn’t I want this?" Colocation can unburden you from some of the routine and resource-sapping chores that come with the care and feeding of running your own data center. For that reason...

    Sponsored By Peak 10 Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Colocation Providers A Guide to Selecting the Right One

    While the most important criteria for selecting a colocation provider will vary by each organization’s specific needs and go far beyond what is included in this document, the information provided offers some guidance in terms of factors to take into consideration.

    Sponsored By Peak 10 Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Real-time Geospatial Analytics and the Connected Car

    The availability of real-time location data from vehicles, phones, and almost anything else that is not nailed down, opens up endless possibilities for creating value--provided that you have the infrastructure to collect and keep up with all that data and the analytical smarts to make sense of it. From emergency...

    Sponsored By IBM