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 // Apr 2015

    iOS 8 Checklist

    iOS: The last iterations of Apple business dominating OS of choice gave IT new options in security and new concerns in how to manage information sharing.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Security Intelligence is the Smart Way to Keep the Cloud Safe

    Many of the same characteristics that make cloud computing attractive can also make it challenging to secure. An integrated IBM suite of intelligence solutions consolidates and analyzes data from across the cloud to provide visibility and control to help better secure cloud environments.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    The Benefits of an Integrated Approach to Security in the Cloud

    In this paper, Hurwitz & Associates interviewed customers in a variety of industries to assess how they are approaching security for their cloud deployments leveraging IBM’s Security Intelligence Platform and suggests approaches to implementing cloud security.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    See Clearly in the Cloud with Threat-Aware Identity and Access Management

    Securely connect people, applications and devices to cloud environments While organizations build their cloud environment by choosing from multiple service delivery models – Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS) – the security needs for each of the delivery models is...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM MQ: High Reliability And Cost Efficiencies Deliver Compelling Benefits In High Throughput Environments

    IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying IBM MQ (previously named IBM WebSphereMQ). The purpose of this study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    The Total Economic Impact™ Of IBM Integration Bus

    IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a TotalEconomic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential returnon investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying IBMIntegration Bus. The purpose of this study is to provide readerswith a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of theIntegration Bus on their organizations and compare...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    White paper: WebSphere Application Server Liberty Profile compared to Tomcat

    The goal of this document is to assist you in making an informed decision when choosing between IBM® WebSphere® Application Server Version 8.5 - Liberty Profile and Apache Tomcat 7 as an application serving environment. While both servers provide a specification-compliant servlet container, there are also significant differences that this...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Aug 2014

    The Total Ecocomic Impact of IBM PureApplication System

    IBM PureApplication System converges computer, storage, networking components, and software into a preconfigured and pretested system. This Forrester Whitepaper will help you to better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with the IBM PureApplication System.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Managing Virtualised Environments? Check VM Health in Minutes

    Reduce downtime up to 53%* and time spent troubleshooting by 59%* by proactively analysing and alerting on VM performance. See relationships of active and pending alerts that identify hypervisor specific issues on VMs, hosts, datastores, & clusters. Proactively alert on VMware & Hyper-V performance with SolarWinds Virtualization Manager. Download a...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • 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.

    Sponsored By HDS

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Hitachi Data Systems Road to Map to Software-Defined Infrastructure

    Social and big data analytics, cloud and mobility offer you a competitive advantage. And a portfolio of infrastructure automation and virtualisation software as part of your software-defined infrastructure (SDI) solution empowers your mobile workforce with greater access to information. Learn more on how SDI can help you chart your course...

    Sponsored By HDS

  • 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.

    Sponsored By HDS

  • 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

    Strategies for Successfully Managing Privileged Accounts

    See how to prepare your organization for the security, management and governance you need for your superuser accounts. This informative ebook offers perspectives you can use to integrate a successful PAM program.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2015

    Monitoring network performance doesn’t have to be hard or expensive

    See how easy and affordable it can be with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor in under an hour. No consultants, no costly professional services, and no lengthy implementation cycle. With SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor you can quickly detect, diagnose, and resolve network performance issues and outages so you can spend...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • Downloads // Feb 2015

    Download a FREE Trial of IP Address Manager from SolarWinds!

    Are you still using spreadsheets to manage your IP space? The explosion of IP-enabled devices in corporate networks has increased the complexity of IP space management beyond what can be handled with spreadsheets or other home-grown tools. SolarWinds IP Address Manager makes it easier than ever to manage and...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • Downloads // Feb 2015

    Why is the app slow? Download a FREE trial of SolarWinds Application Monitor & find out.

    3 reasons to consider SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor: Out-of-the-box monitoring for almost everything – servers, virtual infrastructure & 150+ apps. Easy customization for your enterprise needs – customize templates, alerts, reports & dashboards. Great value! Baseline thresholds, asset management and specialized SQL monitoring all in 1 product! ...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • Downloads // Feb 2015

    Check VM Health in Minutes. It's FREE!

    It's time for your FREE VMware & Hyper-V Healthcheck with Virtualization Manager. So much change occurs in your VM environment, it can be hard to stay ahead of potential problems like: Storage I/O bottlenecks Memory & CPU over-utilization VM sprawl wasting resources Capacity shortfalls Over & undersized VMs And on...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • Downloads // Apr 2015

    Reduce Troubleshooting Time Up to 59% in Your Virtual Environment

    Know exactly where to look when there’s a problem. SolarWinds® Virtualization Manager shows your entire virtualisation stack from VM to storage, highlighting performance bottlenecks along the way. Immediate view of normal, informational, warning, and critical alerts of your virtual infrastructure Detailed visibility into all virtualisation layers showing live performance and...

    Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ServiceNow - ServiceWatch Economic Impact Study

    Today, enterprises are increasingly dependent on business services delivered by their IT organizations. These services underpin almost every business function, ranging from manufacturing and supply chain through to customer service and online sales. Because of their critical nature, business services need to be highly available and responsive – any disruption...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Mobile application ecosystem (Accelerating your Business with Ready-Made Apps)

    In today's competitive economic landscape, banks, retailers and many others are battling for customers and market share. Highly customer-focused initiatives are essential for brands to attract new and repeat business in a competitive world. In this context, applications can truly mobilize your business by optimizing workflows, leveraging existing infrastructure, connecting...

    Sponsored By Globo

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Campus Wireless LAN

    Cisco Validated Designs (CVDs) present systems that are based on common use cases or engineering priorities. CVDs incorporate a broad set of technologies, features, and applications that address customer needs. Cisco engineers have comprehensively tested and documented each design in order to ensure faster, more reliable, and fully predictable deployment.

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Cisco Validated Design Summary for BYOD

    There are numerous ways to enable a BYOD solution based on the unique business requirements of a specific organization. While some organizations may take a more open approach and rely on basic authentication, other organizations will prefer more secure ways to identify, authenticate, and authorize devices. A robust network infrastructure...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Cisco and Akamai Elevate the Customer Digital Experience

    The term “perfect storm” is used to describe when several forces come together and create a large, single event that has transformative effects. A technology perfect storm took place in the 1990s when Internet services, low-cost home computers, browsers and affordable broadband all came together and created the Internet revolution....

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Miercom 2690-X Report

    Cisco engaged Miercom to conduct a competitive analysis of its Catalyst 2960-X switch versus two comparable Hewlett-Packard switches from the 2920 and 5120 product families. Miercom executed comprehensive hands-on testing and evaluated the performance of some widely deployed features that are critical for reliable functioning of enterprise networks. The test...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • Downloads // Apr 2011

    Create a USB Flash Drive Windows Password Reset Disk

    In this edition of the Windows Desktop Report, Greg Shultz shows you how to create and use a Password Reset Disk in Windows 7 using a USB Flash Drive rather than a CD or floppy disk.

    Provided By Greg Shultz

  • Downloads // Apr 2012

    Cheat sheet: 100 Windows keyboard shortcuts

    Navigating Microsoft Windows 8 is going to require a bit of re-training. Why not get a head start with a cheat sheet of 100 keyboard shortcuts.

    Provided By Greg Shultz

  • Downloads // Mar 2007

    Convert an XML file into an Excel spreadsheet with this technique

    Developers often deal with information that is in no way user-friendly without really thinking about how a user would handle it. XML is a prime example --- most users don't know what to make of it. One way to present XML information to a user is by converting...

    Provided By Edmond Woychowsky

  • 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...

    Provided By Qualys

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack

    As the number and severity of cyber-crimes continues to grow, it’s important to understand the steps cyber-criminals take to attack your network, the types of malware they use, and the tools you need to stop them.

    Provided By Dell Software

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Systems Engineering for Dummies

    This IBM Limited Edition ebook, "Systems Engineering For Dummies," explains what systems engineering is and how it can help you simplify the development of smart, connected products. If you're looking for ways to expedite time-to-market, ensure business agility, and deliver high-quality smart products while cutting costs, this ebook is for...

    Provided By IBM

  • Book chapters // Jul 2007

    Hack online games

    Online games, including World of Warcraft, EverQuest, Second Life, and online poker have taken the computer world by storm. In this chapter download from Exploiting Online Games: Cheating Massively Distributed Systems, explore the kinds of attacks and hacking techniques to which online games are vulnerable. By better understanding these...

    Provided By Addison Wesley Professional

  • Downloads // Oct 2007

    How do I... Use C# to upload and download files from an FTP server?

    Many third party components exist that enable developers to implement upload and download capabilities in their applications. With C# and the .NET Framework Microsoft has given developers this capability without the need to use third party components. Zach Smith demonstrates how to upload and download files from a FTP server...

    Provided By Zach Smith

  • Downloads // Oct 2008

    Quickly export Outlook e-mail items to Excel

    Exporting e-mail messages from Outlook to Excel is easier than you might think. This technique uses sample VBA code to automate the process, allowing you to specify exactly which fields to copy.This download is also available as an entry in our Microsoft Office blog.

    Provided By Susan Harkins

  • Resource Center // Oct 2012

    Cloud RFP Template

    Public, private, and hybrid just begin to describe the type of cloud you may be looking for, but what about selecting a cloud provider? What criteria should you look for regarding their ability to deliver consistent performance, reliability and security? To help you gain an understanding of a cloud vendor's...

    Provided By SAVVIS

  • Downloads // Nov 2012

    ASP.NET developer interview cheat sheet

    This list of open-ended proficiency questions and answers will come in handy for hiring managers interviewing ASP.NET developer candidates -- and it will be a useful interview prep tool for the candidates themselves.

    Provided By Tony Patton

  • eBooks // Oct 2014

    Web API Management - New Rules for a New Economy

    This 10-page eBook includes three short articles discussing how Web APIs and Web API Management are changing how organizations are competing in the marketplace as well as new approaches to growing revenue. Article highlights include: Externalizing the Enterprise Effective Executive Strategy with Web APIs A Guide to the Technical Execution...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Artificial Intelligence: Imagine a World in Which People Talk to Machines

    So far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain. And so far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality. Communication is the basic phenomena in the nature. By vary means, all species communicate to each other. The languages are nothing but a...

    Provided By Academic Science

  • Downloads // Jul 2005

    17 useful PHP array functions complete with examples

    This document outlines some of the more useful functions in the PHP array toolkit, and features detailed explanations and usage examples. Like arrays in other programming languages, PHP arrays allow you to store multiple values in a single variable and operate on them as a set. With...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    Use Windows 7 Event Viewer to track down issues that cause slower boot times

    In this edition of the Windows Desktop Report, Greg Shultz shows you how to use some of the new features in Windows 7's Event Viewer to investigate boot time and track down issues that can cause a slowdown in the boot process. This download is also available as an entry...

    Provided By Greg Shultz