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  • White Papers // Mar 2014

    Running a Business on the Cloud: Management Strategies for the New IT

    The move from traditional IT to Cloud Computing is a massive opportunity for an IT department to add value to the organization it serves. As with any major technology shift however, this change also introduces challenges that need to be proactively managed. When management is faced with a shift to...

    Sponsored By Rackspace

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Protecting server data with HP StoreOnce Catalyst and HP Data Protector

    In today’s business environment, customers rely on the most efficient, high performing, and reliable backup systems to protect critical business information. Customers need to protect increasing levels of data while keeping costs under control. HP StoreOnce Backup systems provide a disk-based data protection platform while addressing data growth by applying...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Podcasts // Apr 2013

    Video: Real World ROI - HP Backup, Recovery, and Archive Customers Share Their Experiences

    This video from Enterprise Strategy Group discusses findings of research they did with HP customers on how backup, recovery, and archiving solutions from HP, including the HP StoreOnce Backup product family, have helped them save time and money. The main reason for this is that HP has a single-product...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    HP Backup and Recovery Solutions

    As a long-time leader in data protection and backup solutions, and with innovations such as HP StoreOnce deduplication, HP TapeAssure and HP StoreOpen with LTFS, HP understands your immediate requirements and strategic business direction. With an integrated approach to comprehensive business protection, we can help you safeguard the integrity of...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Apr 2013

    Whitepaper: Real World ROI - HP Backup, Recovery, and Archive Customers Share Their Experiences

    This paper is the outcome of a series of in‐depth interviews ESG analysts performed with senior IT professionals in various industries. The objective was to determine the direct and indirect value customers derive from using HP backup, recovery, and archive solutions for information and more specifically their returns on: information—such...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    Protect your data: StoreOnce and HP Data Protector

    Your data is everywhere. It’s in the cloud, in virtual environments, in remote offices, and on mobile devices. Plus, there’s more of it, and much of it is business-critical, meaning you need to back up larger volumes of data than ever before without adding costs or bandwidth. Even more importantly,...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Videos // Apr 2013

    Data Center Data Protection with HP StoreOnce Catalyst

    With the only federated deduplication solution available today, HP StoreOnce Backup with StoreOnce Catalyst overcomes the gaps, inefficiencies and costs associated with fragmented, first-generation deduplication technologies and delivers industry leading backup speeds. The main reason for this is that HP has a single-product approach to end-to-end de-duplication in its...

    Sponsored By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor

  • Webcasts // Apr 2014

    Live Webcast: Who’s Holding You Hostage? Tips from a Former FBI Negotiation Trainer on How to Get Through to Anyone

    Join us for this LIVE event! Wednesday, May 21st 11:00 AM PDT / 2:00 PM EDT The first make-or-break step in persuading anyone to do anything is getting them to hear you out. But one of the most effective ways to make that happen is to start listening to...

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Mobile Application Management with XenMobile and the Worx App SDK

    Discover how Citrix XenMobile addresses the unique challenges posed by native mobile applications and enables IT to securely deliver them to any device.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    The 10 Must Haves for Secure Enterprise Mobility Management

    While enterprise mobility brings opportunity for your users and organization, it also invites risk. Organizations can use this white paper as a mobile security framework and a checklist for evaluating enterprise mobility vendors.

    Sponsored By Citrix

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    3 Ways to Save Software Costs Paper

    This paper discusses the potential for radically improving cost efficiency with a well thought-out Software Asset Management (SAM) strategy. It aims to improve understanding of the SAM discipline, including the challenges it poses as well as the tactical and strategic advantages it offers. And, it lays out a high-level plan...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    Rightsize Licenses - Service License Optimization White Paper

    This paper presents a new approach to rightsizing software licenses—an approach that empowers companies to get control of their software environment, achieve compliance with all vendors, and optimize license purchases to reduce costs and risks. Simply put, it discusses a new style of license management that fits the “new style...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Feb 2014

    The Cloud Provider Prescription To Prevent HIPAA Headaches

    Technology service providers who market to healthcare organizations have long had to contend with the intricacies and nuances of the data privacy provisions in the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Whether cloud providers, electronic health record (EHR) services firms or software as a service (SaaS) providers, these companies...

    Sponsored By INetU

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Using DaaS to Create the Ideal Desktop User Experience Without a PC

    With the ubiquity of end-user computing long established, organizations now are grappling with a tough dilemma: Users want enterprise-class performance and availability, but they demand the flexibility to use familiar devices and applications—anywhere, and at any time. Download this whitepaper to learn why Desktops as a service (DaaS) can be...

    Sponsored By Desktone

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    IDC: Driving Business Optimization with End-to-End Performance Testing White Paper

    The purpose of this IDC White Paper is to lay out the role that performance testing can play in the context of overall application lifecycle management (ALM), security, resource, and demand management. As part of that objective, the document defines an application performance testing framework and discusses an performance test...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Why IT Professionals Use Intergrated Computing Platforms

    Prior to server virtualization, IT landscapes were plagued by server sprawl and underutilized capacity, which were brought on by data growth and the one-application, one-server requirement. The consolidation of physical servers has driven massive efficiencies across the IT ecosystem, including improved resource utilization rates for CPU and storage capacity. This...

    Sponsored By EMC

  • Webcasts // Mar 2014

    On-demand Webcast - Virtualizing Exchange: Protection made easy

    Have you held off virtualizing Exchange? If so, what Rick Vanover from Veeam has to show you may be enough to convince you to change! Join this webinar to see how you can successfully virtualize and protect Exchange while giving benefits you never thought possible. You will see...

    Sponsored By Veeam Software

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Making Smarter Mobile Access Decisions

    Mobile devices can represent a significant threat to corporate data. Find out what IT departments need to know before deciding on a smartphone and tablet platform that is safe, easy to configure, and flexible enough to meet the needs of employees and senior executives alike.

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: On-Demand Operations (Security/Availability)

    Join Jim Hopp, Workday's Chief Security Officer, as he gives an overview of Workday's on-demand operations, architecture, and how Workday ensures the reliability of the service, including the security of the Workday system, reliability of and the disaster recovery process, and the inherent auditability of the Workday system.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Video: Developing Workday Big Data Analytics with Customers

    With Workday Big Data Analytics, you can integrate, analyze, and visualize data from Workday and non-Workday data to identify root causes, detect patterns/trends, and predict outcomes—all from a single application. Watch as Dan Beck, VP of Product Management, Financials and Analytics explores the state of big data today.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    Workday Rising 2013 Highlights

    Experience the energy of Workday Rising 2013, our 7th annual gathering of citizens of the cloud. Watch highlights from the event in this two-minute video.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Mar 2014

    How We've Re-imagined Software Customization at Workday

    From the beginning, Workday's approach is to make it possible for customers to configure and extend Workday to meet their specific needs, while avoiding the classic problems of software customization. Watch as Workday CTO Stan Swete explains how Workday's approach is different, and why it's the best for modern organizations.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Enterprise Mobility: A New Way to Work

    Your workforce expects anytime access to information and an intuitive, user-friendly interface. And they want that information from wherever they are. When it comes to mobile, Workday's approach is pretty straightforward: Make it simple, fast, and accessible. Watch this video to discover Workday's unique and innovative approach to mobile.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Resource Center // Nov 2013

    IBM System and Software Engineering Solution trial sandbox

    The Rational solution for systems and software engineering is an integrated solution that helps teams specify, design, implement, and validate complex products and the software that powers them. The solution offers an integrated set of capabilities that enables you to predictably deliver competitive, high-quality products while meeting regulatory and compliance...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Security AppScan

    IBM® Security AppScan® enables organizations to assess the security of their applications and achieve regulatory compliance by identifying vulnerabilities and generating reports with intelligent fix recommendations to ease remediation.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Hadoop for the enterprise: quick, easy, free.

    InfoSphere BigInsights Quick Start Edition combines the power of Hadoop with enterprise-grade features including visualization & exploration, advanced analytics, and security & administration. Download the free Quick Start now.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Worklight Developer Edition

    IBM® Worklight is an open, comprehensive, and advanced mobile application platform that helps organizations extend their business to mobile devices. Try it today.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Rational Application Developer for WebSphere trial download

    IBM® Rational® Application Developer for WebSphere® Software accelerates the development and deployment of Java™, Java EE, Web 2.0, mobile, OSGi, portal and service-oriented architecture (SOA) applications. Both expert and novice developers can increase productivity and efficiency by using its many integrated capabilities for easier development, testing, analysis, and delivery of...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    IBM Endpoint Manager

    IBM Endpoint Manager lowers the total cost of managing and securing mobile devices, laptops, desktops, and servers – physical or virtual, on or off-network, personally or corporate-owned.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    So Long to Conventional Wisdom around Data Migration

    This paper describes the benefits of change of DBMS in today's modern computing environment. The most important reasons are saving money in both the long and short term; upgrading technology for greater efficiency and functionality; and improving service levels by alerting the incumbent vendor that there are alternatives.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobilizing the Enterprise with Off-the-Shelf Apps and Custom Mobile Solutions

    This whitepaper compares and contrasts these two approaches - "off-the-shelf" mobile apps vs. custom mobile solutions - summarizes their pros and cons and pinpoints the role for each in mobilizing enterprises.

    Sponsored By SAP

  • Case Studies // Jan 2014

    MageMojo Boosts Security and Ensures Availability Using F5 Solution

    Magento e-commerce hosting provider MageMojo needed to improve security after a series of distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks that took its site offline at the worst possible time: Cyber Monday. Consolidating its DDoS mitigation and firewall needs in a high-performance F5 solution, MageMojo strengthened both its security posture and its business.

    Sponsored By F5

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Securing the enterprise workspace: protect your organization while supporting mobility and BYOD

    Is your mobile workforce contributing to vulnerabilities that could lead to a security breach? This white paper explains how Dell Mobility Solutions for security can help protect your organization’s information, systems and networks while simplifying administration and supporting employees with forward-thinking mobility initiatives for a range of devices and operating...

    Sponsored By Dell Software

  • eBooks // Feb 2014

    Patch Management Best Practices for IT Professionals

    Patch management is one of the largest concerns of IT professionals. With new vulnerabilities being discovered almost daily, keeping systems up-to-date with patches is often a full-time job, especially in larger environments. In addition, the lag time between when vulnerability is discovered and when a virus or worm appears is...

    Sponsored By LabTech Software

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Storage: Economics Remains Crucial

    IT managers and industry experts talk a lot about performance and capacity, but those are often only replacement terms for the real issue: economics. Storage decisions are only necessary because of economics -- otherwise all data would be stored in main memory. With the data avalanche always looming and growing,...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2013

    The Business Value of the HP Proactive Insight Experience

    This IDC white paper describes the challenges associated with managing the growing complexity of IT infrastructures, with a focus on support services for the enterprise. It highlights the important role of support services in maximizing system performance and minimizing downtime. The paper also examines the HP Insight Online, HP Insight...

    Sponsored By Hewlett Packard

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Business Process Framework

    In this video demonstration, you will get an inside look at two specific features of Workday: Configurable Business Processes and Calculated Fields. With these two features alone, processes can be configured to ensure adherence to your company's policies and needs.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Videos // Mar 2014

    Product Preview: Operational Intelligence Through Actionable Analytics

    In this product preview, you will learn how simple it is for managers to get the right data, analyze the information, and respond immediately to what they’ve learned. With Workday built-in actionable analytics, all users can get relevant information to help improve the overall operational intelligence throughout the organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Webcasts // Nov 2013

    Time Tracking

    Want to reduce labor costs, minimize compliance risks, and increase worker productivity? Workday Time Tracking makes all this and more possible. Watch the product preview to learn why Workday is a good fit for your organization.

    Sponsored By Workday

  • Podcasts // Nov 2012

    Payroll Product Preview

    At Workday, we are focused on building solutions ready for the global enterprise. Workday Payroll is no exception--it provides a flexible, configurable single system-of-record for employees, managers, and HR administrators.

    Sponsored By Workday