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  • White Papers // May 2009

    Innovation and Scaling Up Agile Software Engineering Projects

    Software Engineering capstone projects have been running successfully since 2002 for the final year Software Engineering (SE) students of the Bachelor of Software Engineering (BSE) Program at Monash University, accredited by Engineers Australia and Australian Computer Society. Agile methods are being increasingly adopted in the industry. In this paper, authors...

    Provided By Monash University

  • White Papers // Apr 2010

    Testing and Debugging Techniques for Answer Set Solver Development

    This paper develops automated testing and debugging techniques for answer set solver development. The paper describes a flexible grammar-based black-box ASP fuzz testing tool which is able to reveal various defects such as unsound and incomplete behavior, i.e. invalid answer sets and inability to find existing solutions, in state-of-the-art answer...

    Provided By University of Helsinki

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Stingray Traffic Manager 9.0 Network Deployment Options

    With the ever-increasing importance of websites and web applications, performance has become a major concern for driving revenue, productivity, and user satisfaction. Stingray™ Aptimizer software takes a new approach that complements traditional application delivery controller (ADC) capabilities as well as WAN optimization capabilities. Stingray Traffic Manager 9.0 builds on this...

    Provided By Riverbed

  • White Papers // Jan 2011

    The CIO's Guide to Optimizing Virtual Desktops

    Desktop virtualization promises many benefits, including simplified and standardized desktop support, greater consistency and control, and better security and compliance. But if customers want true desktop virtualization success, they would be well advised to evaluate WAN optimization solutions. Read this white paper to learn how Riverbed solutions can help you...

    Provided By Riverbed

  • Webcasts // Jan 2011

    Application Lifecycle Services And Rightshore

    This webcast shows the Capgemini's global Application Lifecycle Services delivers radical IT savings and enhanced agility and business value, via comprehensive multi-year management of all or part of the application portfolio. The right outsourcing provider should be a source of real added value. With the right expertise and the right...

    Provided By Capgemini

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Uplift quality with Requirements Driven Testing

    Most business and IT executives agree that any company that is able to rapidly deliver software of high and predictable quality with minimum budgets enjoys a significant advantage. However, practical experience shows that the challenges associated with software quality remain largely unsolved; despite massive investments in testing automation, only a...

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • White Papers // Jan 2012

    Software Quality Management in an On-Demand World

    Because software lives at the core of virtually every business process, corporate performance in today's competitive world is largely measured by the successful development, deployment and ongoing monitoring of high quality software applications. Time-to-market, customer satisfaction, revenue and support costs are all impacted by the decisions made regarding the strategies...

    Provided By Micro Focus

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Geek out on the Cloud-Based Infrastructure of Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. Learn how Google's global, multi-tenant infrastructure meets the demands of today's Internet generation, and how your business can benefit from increased service levels, enhanced security and sustained economies of scale. Compare Google's zero RPO and RTO design targets for instant failover to your disaster...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // May 2010

    Webcast: Choosing Google Apps as Best-in-Class Cloud Solution

    On demand version of this webinar. A global organization with 7,800 employees and 90-plus locations, Brady Corp. was one of the early adopters of cloud computing in the manufacturing industry. When executives at headquarters challenged the IT group to provide best-in-class solutions with the lowest possible cost of ownership a...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jul 2010

    City of Westerville Goes Google

    On demand version of this webinar. Westerville, Ohio, nationally recognized as one of "America's Best Places to Live" by Money Magazine, now has an email system to match. The city has Gone Google, selecting Google Apps over other hosted solutions to replace Novell GroupWise. Today, nearly 500 users across multiple...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Oct 2011

    Measuring The Total Economic Impact Of Google Apps

    Content provided by Google. Google commissioned Forrester to measure the "total economic impact" of Google Apps, and the results clearly show that productivity gains achieved by switching to Google Apps are even greater than the cost savings. Over a dozen in-depth customer interviews - each with more than a thousand...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Oct 2011

    Getting 25GB Inboxes and Built-in Disaster Recovery with Google Apps

    On demand version of this webinar. A mechanical contractor founded in 1901, Limbach Facility Services was using Lotus Notes/Domino for its 500 employees, and despite being a recent version, the Notes system was hampering the company's innovation. When a new hire suggested moving to Google Apps, management initially scoffed. But...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    What Every CEO Needs to Know About the Cloud: Harvard Business Review

    Content provided by Google. Let's face it; there is nothing status quo about moving to the cloud, whether your organization is looking at providing its own private cloud or the search is on for a reliable and trusted cloud service provider. Normally these decisions would be left to IT. Truth...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // May 2010

    Choosing Google Apps as Best in Class Cloud Solution

    A global organization with 7,800 employees and 90-plus locations, Brady Corp. was one of the early adopters of cloud computing in the manufacturing industry. When executives at headquarters challenged the IT group to provide best-in-class solutions with the lowest possible cost of ownership a vendor search was begun. After months...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Mar 2010

    Choosing Google for innovation over Microsoft Exchange

    David Rumberg, Partner/CIO, of Sports Basement can tell you how he cost-effectively ran Microsoft Exchange: ration total email users, cap inboxes at 150mb and run the server long after it goes off mainstream support. But when he needed a solution to move the business forward, he chose Google Apps for...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Geek Out on Best Practices of Google Apps Deployment

    You geeked out with us on the technical details of a Google Apps migration. Our three Google Apps deployment specialists return with a new motto: Go Big Bang or Go Home. Yes, the traditional IT approach for deployment is usually a gradual, phased migration of hardware, software, and users. But...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    LCC International on Three Reasons to Consider Google Apps

    At LCC International, a 1,200 employee wireless engineering company, VP of IT, John Buckholz, has managed cc: Mail, IBM Notes/Domino and Microsoft Exchange systems in his career. But his most recent choice for messaging and collaboration is Google Apps. Why? LCC International saved 60% over bare-bones alternatives and he and...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Dec 2009

    Migrating 15,000 users from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps - Sanmina-SCI

    The IT team at Sanmina-SCI works in the competitive high-tech manufacturing industry. It must constantly look for ways to improve service levels while cutting costs. So it took a look at Google Apps, wondering if it could meet the needs of a global, multilingual workforce as a replacement for the...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Feb 2010

    MWV on Consolidating Ten Email Systems Down to One - Google Apps

    When MWV, the $6.6B leader in end-to-end packaging solutions, set out to unite its global workforce on a single email platform, it turned to Google Apps. Initially, CIO Mark Gulling and the IT team conducted a pilot and found that 90% of pilot users said they would recommend Google Apps....

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Saving 70% with Google Apps over Microsoft Exchange - Mattson Technology

    Matthew Hough, Global Director of IT for Mattson Technology, made the switch from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps for his 500-person company. With offices on 3 continents, Mattson Technology designs,manufactures, and markets the semiconductor wafer processing equipment used to make integrated circuits. Google Apps has changed the way Mattson does...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Oct 2009

    Showdown in New Mexico - Google Apps vs. Microsoft Exchange

    James Ferreira, CIO for the New Mexico State Attorney General's office, had a choice to make to support his growing organization: upgrade to a more costly enterprise license for Microsoft Exchange or find a business grade alternative at a better price. Ferreira investigated his options, searching for something with ample...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Pay-Per-Question Site JustAnswer Uses Google AdWords and the Google Content Network to Reach Customers in 145 Countries

    JustAnswer needed to increase the number of questioners coming to the site, to increase the number of experts to provide answers on the site, to respond to trends and popular queries quickly and to expand internationally. It got to advertise with Google AdWords to target people searching for certain topics,...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Jan 2009

    Sundance Channel Extends THE GREEN on Its Eco-Site With Google Maps for Enterprise

    Under the creative direction of Robert Redford, Sundance Channel has shown cable television viewers a blend of independent films, documentaries and groundbreaking programming for over a decade. It wanted to create an online community of green enthusiasts to extend and support television programming. It also sought to create an engaging...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    The Erith Group Saves Business Data - And ?38,000 Per Year - With Google Apps

    The Erith Group has over four decades of leadership in the construction industry, specialising in demolition, asbestos removal, remediation, waste recycling and haulage. Erith Group needed a secure, reliable and flexible IT infrastructure able to scale to meet its needs. Erith Group deployed Google Apps and has seen a significant...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Saaspoint Speeds Project Completion by Making Information Available "Anytime, Anywhere" With Google Apps

    Headquartered in Ireland, Saaspoint is a leading independent global consultancy focused on the successful implementation and integration of salesforce.com based projects. Access to business-critical information and applications at any time, and from any place, were essential but Saaspoint's existing email system didn't allow this. It needed an on-demand solution that...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Fast-Growing Financial Outsourcer Streamlines Online Collaboration, Cuts Costs by 80% With Google Apps Premier Edition

    Founded in 2003, TechCFO is a team of seasoned Chief Financial Officers (CFOs), controllers, and accountants who work with clients to help them with strategic planning, capital strategy, fundraising, accounting, and other financial needs. Because TechCFO's professionals are dispersed around the country, it's essential for them to be able to...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // May 2009

    Google Apps Case Study: Hamilton Beach simplifies global e-mail operations and saves 60% with Google Apps Premier Edition

    Google Apps ? the enterprise-grade suite of email, calendar, IM, and collaboration tools that can be accessed securely from any browser ? delivers the familiar Gmail experience that millions of email users choose for their personal email accounts, along with 99.9% uptime, at a fraction of the cost of competing...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Apr 2009

    Cully and Sully Stirs Up Success, Serves Customers More Efficiently With Google Apps

    Cully and Sully is one of Ireland's freshest and fastest growing new food businesses, producing a range of fresh soups and pies which are sold throughout the UK and Ireland. Much of the momentum and day-to-day activity at Cully & Sully comes from its founders. Cully examined a number of...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Feb 2009

    Award-Winning New Media Innovator Improves Productivity, Cuts Costs by Thousands With Google Apps

    Boost New Media, founded in 2000, produces web sites, applications, and "Anything to Do with the Web" for a far-reaching range of clients across New Zealand and in other places worldwide. Its server-based solution was challenged by the large amounts of data being used throughout the organisation, and costs were...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Indus Valley Partners Increase Productivity by Launching Google Apps as a Collaborative Solution

    Indus Valley Partners is committed to delivering high-quality technology solutions and upholding high standards of excellence. It needed to provide a means of streamlining communication across the company. Indus Valley Partners deployed Google Apps as a hosted collaboration solution which utilised Docs to share information and make edits in real...

    Provided By Google

  • Case Studies // Mar 2009

    Altium Limited Increases Productivity and Saved IT Costs by 30 Times With Google Apps Premier Edition

    Altium Limited based in Sydney, Australia has been providing cutting-edge holistic design solutions to engineers for the past 20 years. Altium internal IT systems weren't keeping pace with the company's standards of quality. Too frequently, Altium's email system fell short, leaving employees virtually "stranded," without access to their key communications...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Switching from Lotus Notes/Domino to Google Apps - Fairchild Semiconductor

    When Paul Lones, SVP of IT, first suggested taking a look at Google Apps to power the messaging systems of Fairchild Semiconductor, the $1.2B chip maker, his staff thought he was joking. But when they investigated the benefits of the anywhere/anytime access of Gmail, the significant cost savings of a...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Jan 2010

    Lincoln Property Company Finds a Home with Google Apps

    CIO Jay Kenney of Lincoln Property Company inherited a Novell Groupwise system powering email for 950 of the approximately 3,500 employees of this top national property manager. Evaluating his options, he looked at remaining with Novell or switching to Microsoft Exchange. At the prodding of one of his tech-savvy partners,...

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Apr 2010

    City of Los Angeles Goes Google

    The City of Los Angeles has 30,000+ employees and 44 different departments - police, fire, transportation, and more. When the city's information technology agency, responsible for managing enterprise applications - including email - was facing a $400 million deficit, it looked to Google Apps to provide the richest, most cost-effective...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Cloud Computing - What is its Potential Value for Your Company?

    Content provided by Google. Cloud computing may be new, but one thing hasn't changed: management's insistence on justifying IT investments by return on investment and total cost of ownership. You still weigh a solution's advantages/disadvantages and benefits/costs. This paper reviews four organizations who gained savings, productivity and innovation with Google...

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Sep 2009

    Cloud Computing? Latest Buzzword or a Glimpse of the Future?

    Cloud computing frees up budgets hand-cuffed by IT expenses. Instead of purchasing software licenses and hardware for new employees and locations, businesses simply add accounts to expand computing capacity. This paper surveys cloud computing today: What are the benefits? Why are businesses embracing it? What are its payoffs and pitfalls?

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Jun 2010

    Best Practices for Converting from Lotus Notes/Domino® to Google Apps

    This whitepaper takes a detailed look at the ins and outs of converting from Lotus Notes to Google Apps. Offering a helpful 10-step process for evaluating and implementing Google Apps, the document also covers issues such as cost savings and how to present a solid case to Senior Management.

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Oct 2009

    Maximizing Website ROI: The Crucial Role of High-Quality Search

    At a time when customers are conscious of new expenditures, organizations want solutions that provide substantive and fast ROI. Google search solutions provide a simple way to increase revenues generated from a website and decrease customer support costs, providing solid benefits to the bottom line.

    Provided By Google

  • White Papers // Feb 2010

    The Cloud and What it Could Bring to Your Company

    Cloud computing may be new, but one thing hasn't changed: management's insistence on justifying IT investments by return on investment. This paper reviews four organizations that have gained savings, productivity, and innovation with Google Apps.

    Provided By Google

  • Webcasts // Nov 2009

    Saving 70% with Google Apps over Microsoft Exchange with Mattson Technology

    On demand version of this webinar. Matthew Hough, Global Director of IT for Mattson Technology, made the switch from Microsoft Exchange to Google Apps for his 500-person company. With offices on 3 continents, Mattson Technology designs, manufactures, and markets the semiconductor wafer processing equipment used to make integrated circuits. Google...

    Provided By Google