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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    The business of social business

    A new IBM Institute for Business Value study reveals how organizations can use social approaches to create meaningful business value.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Up-Scale Your Apps in 2010 with Distributed Caching

    The market continues to recover and change all around us. Applications written just years, and in some cases months ago, are already appearing outdated in the wake of growing market demand. Learn how to strengthen your business applications to scale and perform as you originally envisioned. You will hear...

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  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    Smarter Systems for a Smarter Planet

    As the business systems of the world - from banking to retail, from supply chain to human resource systems - become smarter, grand engineering challenges have emerged. The bar for performance is higher. Success on a smarter planet demands smarter systems. In this special 60-minute Webcast, you'll hear from...

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  • Webcasts // Jun 2010

    A Smarter Choice: Smarter Systems for a Smarter Planet

    Today's IT solutions require systems that can quickly and dynamically respond to changing needs. For more than six decades, IBM has pioneered innovative hardware and software systems. As the amount of data continues to grow, and as IT departments need to be more agile, organizations in all industry segments are...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2010

    Deploy your Applications into a Private Cloud: Quick, Easy and Secure

    Do you oftentimes over-provision? Do you have too much hardware? Do you have too long of a cycle time? Do you have too many people installing, maintaining and configuring your applications? If these are familiar concerns, join Phil Schaadt from Haddon Hill Group and George Knoll, an IBM WebSphere...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Managing Threats in a Digital Age

    Recent media attention has highlighted the proliferation of security breaches affecting enterprises across numerous industries. These security failures have not only resulted in significant expense to the affected enterprises, but have significantly damaged consumer trust and brand reputation. No longer relegated to the domain of the IT organization, the topic...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Gartner 2012 SIEM Critical Capabilities

    The report assesses 12 SIEM technologies by evaluating the capabilities that are critical for the support of threat management, compliance reporting and SIEM deployment use cases. Read the full report to learn why many SIEM vendors are releasing or developing SIEM capabilities - such as behavior profiling and anomaly detection,...

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  • White Papers // May 2013

    Collective intelligence: Capitalizing on the crowd

    Can an organization that chooses to ignore the insights of employees, customers and business partners expect to thrive? For many, the answer is no. In a global environment where innovation cycles are shrinking, customer expectations are rising and talent is becoming more distributed, companies are seeing the need to more...

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  • White Papers // May 2013

    Success in the cloud

    Knowing the potential benefits of cloud computing, IBM implemented this technology for six workloads—development and test, analytics, storage, collaboration, desktop and production application. And the results have yielded significant financial and operational improvements. IBM shares some key insights through this report, learned after a successful move to cloud, including different...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2013

    Managing threats in the digital age

    The topic of security is now unquestionably a C-suite priority. An enterprise that delegates security matters solely to the CIO is compounding its risk factors. Organizations need to move toward a more systematic and proactive approach to addressing security threats and managing compliance requirements. Download the white paper to learn...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Web-based, business-class messaging solution for everyone in your organization

    Take the on-premise solutions off-premise. Just as the Internet makes information available whenever, wherever, cloud computing solutions ?which complement your existing IT network ? do the same for business applications. Moving applications ? like messaging and collaboration ? to the cloud frees up floor space, lowers energy consumption, and reduces...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Evaluate: IBM WebSphere MQ

    IBM? WebSphere? MQ provides a universal mes?saging backbone that enables virtually any commercial IT system to be con?nected with a reliable, flexible transport. This free trial version of IBM WebSphere MQ enables you to connect new technologies with your existing infrastructure to unlock the true poten?tial of business data and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Hurwitz & Associates whitepaper: Customer perspectives on the benefits of a collaborative process to deliver software quality

    This Hurwitz & Associates whitepaper looks at three IBM customers who recognized the need for greater efficiency and collaboration in the software delivery process and implemented IBM? Rational? to facilitate and support them in their journey. Integrating requirements and quality management more effectively with business goals, these organizations found decreased...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Power your business with IBM Power Systems servers

    In today's business environment, you need to minimize complexity, improve efficiency and scale your IT to meet your business needs. Read this brochure to see how IBM Power Systems? servers can help you lower TCO and improve the resiliency of your infrastructure. IBM Power Systems technology supports efficient virtualization and...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Empower your call center with IP-based communications

    The agents in your contact center need easy-to-use tools to provide them all of the customer and product information possible to help maximize the value of each contact. If your e-mail, web and fax systems aren't integrated, agents may not have the latest information and that can lead to customer...

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  • White Papers // Mar 2011

    Podcast: Is your datacenter ready for cloud computing?

    As you evaluate your datacenter and the future of your IT infrastructure, you may be looking at cloud computing as an option for your IT. Listen to this IBM podcast to: Learn how to evaluate your workloads to determine how you can bestuse cloud computing Discover how cloud as...

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  • Webcasts // May 2009

    Service Management in an Uncertain Economy

    Organizations are feeling the pressure of economic uncertainty?directly in their own financial statements and dealings with their business partners and customers?as well as indirectly through the constant barrage of stories about troubling economic conditions and weak market and industry trends. IBM Software takes this state of affairs very seriously....

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2009

    Protect Data and Client Trust: An End-to-End Approach to Protecting Your Web Applications and Your Organization

    Every day, more and more business is conducted online creating new challenges for meeting Web application security and compliance. It's a hacker's dream and your security nightmare. Due to the dynamic nature and prevalence of these applications, criminals are increasingly targeting Web-based applications. According to the latest statistics...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Lower the Cost of Your Data with IBM System x Servers and DB2

    It's no secret, IBM has set the world record for the most database transactions per minute on a single Intel-based server. That achievement came with a price - in fact, the lowest price per transaction in its class. Have you been questioning the real cost of upgrading your database infrastructure?...

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Bistech demo: Improved forecasting with IBM Cognos Express

    See how a construction company can gain greater visibility into its project pipeline and work-in-progress to more accurately forecast revenues, predict labor needs and manage cash flow.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2011

    SQL compatibility in DB2 9.7

    New PL/SQL Compatibility Makes IBM DB2 Easy to Adopt Calling all developers with PL/SQL database skills...learn how you can reuse your knowledge and PL/SQL code on the IBM DB2 platform. This article overviews the new PL/SQL compatibility features in IBM DB2 software version 9.7, making it easier to adopt and...

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Using IBM Social Business to Take Your Business Relationships to the Next Level

    IBM defines Social Business as a business that embraces networks of people to create business value. Social businesses embrace technology to enhance relationships between employees, customers, and partners. They augment business processes and applications with social interactions and insight. They provide integrated activities that use business data and social data....

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  • White Papers // May 2011

    Working Smarter Through Intelligent, Responsive Decision Automation

    This white paper explores two software technologies supporting better automated decisions - business rule management systems (BRMS) and business event processing (BEP) - and illustrates how these two solutions can work in tandem to help a variety of industries.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2011

    Five IT Projects for Business Agility

    Here are five IT projects that directly help CEOs deal with accelerating business change using technologies ranging from business process management (BPM) to collaboration to service-oriented architecture (SOA).

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2012

    A New Day: How Smarter Computing can Grow Capacity on Flat Costs

    How smarter computing can grow capacity on flat costs.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Podcast Series: Building a strong foundation is the key to having a successful Service Oriented Architecture

    Listen as the experts in IBM WebSphere provide you with insight and trends on our products and how they make a difference in your business.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2011

    Becoming a Social Business: The IBM Story

    According to IDC's Social Business Survey conducted in September 2010, 41% of respondents indicated that they have already implemented an enterprise social software solution and 35% of survey respondents believed that using social software made them more productive. When IDC asked how much time respondents saved by using social software...

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    OSA Interactive Client References Interface on IBM.COM

    Interactive interface for viewing OSA client reference videos and case studies.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Oracle to IBM: A Customer's Journey - D+H Webcast

    An InformationWeek webcast With over 4500 employees in over 20 locations, D+H offers a diverse set of solutions including cheque programs, lending solutions, student loan processing, and registry services. In this webcast, D+H will share the key differences between the IBM and Oracle solution offerings, customer experiences, and the tangible...

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Aug 2011

    Netezza Customer Testimonials

    25 video testimonials capture Netezza user experiences from a variety of industries.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Aug 2011

    Trends in Business Analytics

    In his presentation "Trends in Business Analytics", Colin White (Founder, BI Research) will explore the impact that trends such as analytic RDBMSes, Hadoop and MapReduce, the NoSQL movement, smarter and real-time analytics, and self-service business intelligence will have on businesses. He will also examine the ways these trends can be...

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Sep 2011

    THINK: A Forum on the Future of Leadership - Video Playlist

    See how IBM is using technology to help the people of the world, the businesses they work for, and the cities they live in work smarter.

    Provided By IBM

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Faster Development with WebSphere Application Server V8

    Do you struggle with the business demands for fast delivery of innovative, high performing applications and services and the concurrent need to manage costs? This webcast explains how IBM's market leading application server can deliver the speed and agility needed for business success.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Considering Moving Off IMS? Think Again

    Every enterprise looks for opportunities to reduce cost. In the spirit of "all things considered," an enterprise might evaluate the cost of moving off of IMS. This idea might sound compelling initially, but the true cost of such of migration must be considered, including factors such as security, integrity, and...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Enterprise Modernization Sandbox on System z

    IBM Enterprise Modernization Sandbox for System z is a free, web-based, hands-on environment that allows you to work with and deploy IBM System z applications in a guided 'tinker, test and try' approach. No downloading, configuration, or installation required. You can quickly experience and evaluate IBM's latest modernization solutions by...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    WebSphere on System z e-kit

    IBM WebSphere System z eKit. Unite your IT enterprise for business agility. This eKit houses all of WebSphere's important assets for IBM System z software. Maximize application performance and revolutionize transaction processing. With IBM WebSphere middleware you have: Freedom to deploy applications based on business objectives, not...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Webcast: Best Practices in Enterprise Application Lifecycle Management

    Attend this complimentary webcast to learn how application lifecycle management solutions from IBM Rational® can make your development teams more collaborative, productive and transparent ? regardless of your team size, geographical location, or current development practices (Agile, traditional, Waterfall). Rational tools also integrate with existing application development tools and automation...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Deploy and Virtualize Create high performing application environments

    Wondering if your organization can leverage cloud in the midst of flat or tightening budgets? Don't miss this webcast to learn how you can begin enjoying the cost saving benefits of efficient application deployment to private Clouds with WebSphere.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    SOA Webcast: Making Vital Business Connections Faster and More Effectively

    By leveraging an incremental approach to SOA, you can begin to make faster, better, and richer connections across your business network in less than 9 months. Watch this webcast to learn how.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Realizing Business Value With Mainframe Security Management

    This white paper shows how organizations can reduce costs and improve ROI by implementing IBM Tivoli Security Management for z/OS on IBM System z mainframes. It also provides specific examples of how IBM customers have realized tangible business value.

    Provided By IBM