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  • Videos // Jun 2015

    EMC on Three Steps to IT Transformation - Video

    Watch to learn about EMC’s practical and straightforward three-step vision for helping you navigate unprecedented business transformation fuelled by technology mega trends: cloud, mobile, social and big data. All businesses need to transform to ensure they survive and grow with IT at the centre of this shifting landscape. The challenge...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Research // Jun 2015

    Infographic - Seven considerations about IT and data protection that can redefine your business

    This infographic analyses the role of IT when it comes to storage and data protection, why enterprise information is number-one business asset that should be listed on the company balance sheet, how organisations that redefine data protection can transform what’s possible for their businesses, and what this transformation looks like...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    University of San Carlos (USC) turns to Sophos for simple, comprehensive protection of its campus network

    USC is the premier university in Cebu and one of the top 10 leading universities in the country ranked by the International/World QS rating among the top 300 universities in Asia. Learn how Sophos helped USC achieved a resource-friendly security solution with lower total cost of ownership by standardizing on...

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Find the best protection for your business in network security

    Unified threat management (UTM) simplifies network security and data protection. It integrates multiple security capabilities in one platform, all controlled by a simple management console. Learn what a modern UTM can do for you and evaluate solutions to keep your network secure with this Network Protection and UTM Buyers Guide.

    Sponsored By Sophos

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Hitachi NAS Platform: Enterprise-Level and Optimized for VMware Environments

    The trends are undeniable: Virtualization has become a pervasive IT deployment strategy. Enterprises are reaping enormous benefits from virtualized environments, from resource consolidation to reduced IT expenses, virtualization is enabling organizations to become more agile, efficient and competitive. Increasingly, organizations are looking to leverage existing IP (NAS) networks for...

    Sponsored By HDS

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Designing Highly Scalable Storage for Dense Virtual Machine Environments Prepared

    This whitepaper discusses the testing methodology and scalability results for 4 & 8 node clustered Hitachi NAS Platform 4000 systems yielding 15,000 VMs in real-world enterprise environments. The test establishes linear performance scalability as nodes are added to the cluster, providing a solid platform for VMware vSphere-based environments. Powered by...

    Sponsored By HDS

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    An Adaptive Approach To Cyber Threats For The Digital Age - Japanese Version

    Conventional security detects threats too late (if at all), and resolves them too slowly. Organizations need a flexible, deeply integrated framework that offers a far-reaching view of threats and evolves as quickly as conditions do. And it must take an active, “lean-forward” posture. FireEye calls this approach Adaptive Defense™. This...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Making the Business Case for Advanced Threat Protection

    Traditional network and endpoint defenses are outmatched and don’t stand a chance at preventing, investigating, or remediating today’s targeted attacks. You need an advanced security solution, but you are struggling to convince your company’s executive team and Board to make the investment. If you want to make your case for...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    M-Trends Report 2015 - A View from the Front Lines

    Talking about the threat landscape is no substitute for experiencing it first-hand. “M-Trends 2015: A View from the Front Lines,” distills the insights gleaned from hundreds of Mandiant incident response investigations in more than 30 industry sectors. The report provides key insights, statistics, and case studies illustrating how the tools...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • Research // Jun 2015

    Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances

    Deduplication backup target appliances have played an instrumental role in reducing or eliminating tape for backup. This Gartner report analyses the performance of different vendors, and describes the advantages of EMC’s Data Domain for supporting and integrating backup software and enterprise applications, allowing application owners to manage their own backup/recovery....

    Sponsored By EMC

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Moving Targets - Threat Actors are Adjusting Their Aim - Japanese Version

    Sophisticated cyber attacks are not just a problem of government agencies and military-related companies anymore. Cyber attackers are aiming a variety of industry organizations. Conventional security solutions are falling short in dealing with sophisticated cyber attacks. To mitigate the damage and risk of sophisticated attacks, you need to understand the...

    Sponsored By FireEye

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Enterprise NFS NAS for VMware: Ready for Now and the Future

    With virtual machine (VM) growth doubling every year, organizations find that existing hardware infrastructures are unable to keep up with the load. Read this whitepaper and learn more about the benefits of unified platform for deploying highly scalable VMware infrastructures. Powered by Intel® Sponsored by: Hitachi Data Systems and Intel®

    Sponsored By HDS

  • Downloads // Jul 2015

    Cross-Platform Meets Native Performance

    Deliver high-performing, responsive applications fast with Intel Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel INDE). Try the Ultimate Edition free for 30 days and get industry-leading tools for performance and efficiency: Intel Threading Building Blocks Intel Integrated Performance Primitives Intel C++ Compilers for Android, Windows, and OS X ...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Cross-Platform Meets Native Performance — Free

    Deliver high-performing, responsive applications fast with Intel Integrated Native Developer Experience (Intel INDE), a suite of tools, libraries, and IDE integration: Cross-architecture, cross-OS support: C++/Java tools for Android on ARM and Intel architecture, and Windows & OS X on Intel architecture. More performance, less time: Code native applications, expose...

    Sponsored By Intel

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    Frost & Sullivan awards IBM 2014 Customer Value Leadership Award for Mobile Identity and Access Management Solution

    This Frost & Sullivan best practices research paper details why IBM have been provided their 2014 Customer Value Leadership in the Mobile Identity and Access Management because of IBM's outstanding performance.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • 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 // Aug 2014

    What Can You Do Differently to Guard Against Threats from Rapidly Evolving Mobile Malware? - Report

    Mobile security is more than protecting the device. It is protecting applications on the device and preventing data leakage in the enterprise. IBM Security AppScan helps determine vulnerabilities early in the application development cycle to eliminate vulnerabilities malware can exploit.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    TSIA 2015 Report: The State of Support Services

    The results of TSIA’s Support Services Benchmark Survey continue to reveal the hard truths about delivering technical support in 2015. The next year will be a challenging year for support services, but Pacesetter companies will embrace and overcome these challenges, often by investment in analytics, proactive support programs, customer engagement...

    Sponsored By LogMeIn Australia

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    A Guide to 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 // Jul 2015

    The Road Forward: An IT Roadmap for Scaling Self-Service Reporting

    Enabling people to analyse their own data has gone from a trend to a norm. Most IT departments agree that self-service is a superior approach, and are only too happy to get out of the report-writing business. But IT does want to stay in control of critical aspects of the...

    Sponsored By Tableau

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Excel: Great hammer, lousy Screwdriver - 5 needs Excel can’t solve

    Excel’s ubiquity often makes it the default analysis tool of choice. Whether one clamors to swivel pivot tables, build macros or invoke the function wizard, the instinct to turn to Excel for analytical tasks is undeniable. But as useful as it can be, Excel can’t do it all. This report...

    Sponsored By Tableau

  • White Papers // Jun 2015

    Five Important Questions to Ask Before You Renew With Your Legacy Backup Software Provider

    Over the last five years, many companies have re-signed with their legacy backup solution providers because the benefits of changing were not obvious. But data and information management and protection technologies are growing far more complex and dynamic than they’ve ever been, and new innovations can supply major advantages and...

    Sponsored By CommVault

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Always On SSL - Symantec Guide

    Online attacks are becoming more frequent and increasingly easy to execute. Organisations around the world are under increasing scrutiny, to ensure online transactions involving confidential data are secure. Take your organisation’s security to the next level with Always On SSL.

    Sponsored By Symantec

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    IDC White Paper: Affordable, Scalable, Reliable OLTP in a Cloud and Big Data World - IBM DB2 PureScale

    This white paper discusses the concept of shared data scale-out clusters, as well as how they deliver continuous availability and why they are important for delivering scalable transaction processing support. It also contrasts this approach, taken in a relational database context, with clustering approaches employed by NoSQL databases and Hadoop...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Redefining networks for cloud, analytics, mobile, social and security - New technologies are pushing networks to the breaking point (Japanese)

    This paper explores the implications of cloud, big data and analytics, mobile, social business and the evolving IT security landscape on data center and enterprise networks and the changes that organizations will need to make in order to capitalize on these technology force.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web Application Security for Dummies

    This book simply explains all about web application security. After reading this book you'll know how to use a web application security scanner to quickly find vulnerabilities and remediate them for stronger security. Learn more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Six Essential Elements of Web Application Security

    This whitepaper highlights the six key best practices that industry-leading organizations are using in their web application security efforts while reducing resource requirements and lowering the TCO. Read more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    Best Practices for Selecting a Vulnerability Management (VM) Solution

    With attackers using increasingly-sophisticated ways to break into systems, manual methods of locating and inspecting devices on your network are no longer enough. The right Vulnerability Management (VM) solution can monitor your environment, enabling you to: discover devices running in your network, determine whether they are vulnerable to attack, find...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Oct 2014

    Best Practices for Selecting a Web Application Scanning (WAS) Solution

    This checklist of best practices will save you time and help you understand what to look for when selecting a WAS solution, whether you have a handful of apps or thousands. Learn more...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Best Practices for Selecting a Vulnerability Management (VM) Solution (French)

    With attackers using increasingly-sophisticated ways to break into systems, manual methods of locating and inspecting devices on your network are no longer enough. The right Vulnerability Management (VM) solution can monitor your environment, enabling you to: discover devices running in your network, determine whether they are vulnerable to attack, find...

    Sponsored By Qualys

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    The Internet of Things Changes the Game for Hamburg Port Authority

    The Internet of Things is a game changer for the Port of Hamburg with goods turnover of 140 million tons each year. The harbor is the largest port in Germany and the third busiest in Europe. Numbers are expected to double by 2030 - a serious challenge for the Hamburg...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Transforming Business Processes with Agile Integrated Platforms

    Technology changes, but the needs of business do not. Integration is essential to start customers on the path to business transformation — but it is only the first step. Read this TBR white paper to learn how SAP has reinvented its business to meet customers’ changing needs for cloud and...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Improved Data Center Economics Infographic

    What if you could run more simply? Check out this infographic to see how SAP HANA can reduce business complexity and enable real-time decision making. No aggregation or transformations. Just the insight you need from the data you use.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    SAP HANA Customer Success Map

    SAP HANA is the only complete innovation platform that simplifies enterprise IT in various dimensions. Check out our customer success map to discover how SAP HANA customers like ConAgra Foods, Vodafone, and Mecedes are reducing their technology stack by dramatically reducing mulitple layers of hardware and software complexity.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    Top 10 Questions for Choosing In-Memory Databases

    Still wondering why SAP HANA is the right choice for your organization? Check out this interactive infographic and walk through some of the most common questions for choosing in-memory databases.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    Modernize Your Business with SAP HANA

    Is your IT landscape becoming too complex to navigate? View this video to laern how SAP HANA can help you modernize your business so that you can achieve new heights in IT simplification. By choosing to run on SAP HANA, you'll learn that less is not only more, it's tranformative.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    McLaren Group Runs SAP

    From Formula One to precision manufacturing, McLaren Group exists to win. As group leaders planned out the optimal course for continued growth, McLaren wanted to streamline their business operations, prepare the group for future expansion, and make the entire enterprise run even better. See how McLaren Group’s transformation is supercharged...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Videos // Jul 2015

    Reimagine Your Business with SAP Internet of Things

    How can you transform your business with the Internet of Things? The answer is simple. Watch this video to learn how SAP offers the most comprehensive portfolio of Internet of Things solutions that enable intelligence from the edge of the network to the core business operations.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    SAP HANA Is the Answer! What's Your Question?

    Interested in learning why SAP HANA is so unique in its power to drive success for your organization? Forrester Consulting has put together this comprehensive report to help you understand what SAP HANA actually can do, what it's already used for, and how it can help you unlock the full...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jul 2015

    The Analytic-Transactional Data Platform: Enabling the Real Time Enterprise

    With the ever-increasing volume, variety, and velocity of data coming at enterprises today, there is a growing need to exploit that data, not only to make strategic decisions, but also to make decisions in real time. In this study, IDC explains how an integrated analytical and transactional data platform like...

    Sponsored By SAP