Tech Industry

Best practices for business technology. Whether it's infrastructure, mobile, security, or operational advice, you'll find leading experts and compelling insight here.

  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Branded Video Posts: Using Multimedia to Increase Engagement

    Video content - whether curated user-generated video or original branded content - is exploding across the internet. As a result, it has become imperative that you include video as part of your overall social media posting strategy. After all, nearly every demographic that is now consuming social media was raised...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Building the Mobile Enterprise - Integrated, Secure and Productive

    Mobility is now a business fact of life. Will your organization be one with mobile capabilities or a truly mobile enterprise? The new IBM white paper “Building the mobile enterprise: integrated, secure and productive” explains the difference and offers a checklist of eight key items to consider when planning your...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Follow the money, Follow the crime

    A white paper discussing the benefits of outsourcing managed security services and outlining effective strategies, as well as 10 of the most important criteria to consider, when choosing a managed security services provider.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Gartner Magic Quadrant paper

    Latest Gartner Magic Quadrant report positions IBM among the leaders in managed security services providers, based on "ability to execute" and "completeness of vision."

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    The Challenge of Protecting Critical Data

    Protection of the most valuable data should be a central, clearly defined and constant component in an overall security strategy, read this report to understand how senior executives can identify their “crown jewels” in a mountain of sensitive enterprise data.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    The Federal Government Should Have NIST As Well

    Critical to certification for meeting FIPS, is the implementation of security controls from NIST 800-53, Appendix F. Focusing on the capabilities needed to meet these requirements, this paper provides background about the Vormetric Data Security Platform and the Vormetric Transparent Encryption product that is delivered through that platform.

    Provided By Vormetric

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    The Real SaaS Manifesto to Benefit Your Business

    Business software delivery models have evolved tremendously over the last decade, from on-premise implementations to off-site hosting to Software-as-a- Service (SaaS). Unfortunately, due to the proliferation and incorrect use of the term, SaaS has often been misunderstood by both software vendors and business people. The purpose of this document is...

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Social Recruiting for Dummies

    Get simple, practical advice on recruiting with social media - from creating and implementing a social recruitment strategy, to fostering a truly aspirational employment brand. Learn to: * Use social networks to recruit talent and tap into your employees' networks * Find the right tools to scale your efforts...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Five Questions About Managing Social Media that You Should Ask Your Agency

    Choosing the right marketing or branding agency for your company is a complicated task. Your agency will have your brand in its hands - tinkering with it, stretching it, and molding it. You need the result to be something new and unexpected, but still on-strategy and successful. So how...

    Provided By Oracle

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    10 Business Tasks Best-Suited For Notebooks And Tablets

    Tablet and laptop technology has evolved to provide business users with comprehensive computing devices capable of handling almost any task. From business travel, to data entry, to inventory management, tablets and laptops offer users unique opportunities to enhance business processes. This custom infographic details the 5 business tasks best-suited...

    Provided By Acer

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Windows 8 End User Training Brochure

    Windows has been reimagined to be all about you and your style of working. Put what matters most right on your Start screen, and get instant access to your people, apps, sites, and more, so you can spend less time searching and more time doing. No matter what you want...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Digital Redhill - A Digital Realty Datacentre

    Digital Realty’s data centre facility Unit 3, Foxboro Park is located to the north side of St Anne’s Boulevard, just minutes from Junction 8 of the M25. Within walking distance of Redhill railway station this property is ideally located on London’s commuter belt. The Turn-Key FlexSM facility in Foxboro Park...

    Provided By Digital Realty

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Agile Business - Build the Right Thing

    Great companies build products that customers love. While this means they build valuable and useful features, it also means they don’t build things that aren’t valuable. Companies that build the wrong things are easily disrupted. Understand how a unifying vision and customer-centric mindset avoids the wasted time, money, and demoralized...

    Provided By Rally Software

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    CMA and XtremIO

    Read about how CMA, a large service provider and developer of data warehouses for state and local government agencies, improved their warehouse performances with XtremIO

    Provided By Technologent

  • White Papers // Dec 2013

    Digital Realty Profile Park - Dublin

    Profile Park is less than 17 miles from Dublin International Airport, 1 mile from the N7 (Naas Road) and just 3 miles from the M50 motorway which provides rapid motorway access to all of the main routes from Dublin and Dublin Airport. Profile Park comprises a high quality business park...

    Provided By Digital Realty

  • Podcasts // Nov 2013

    Why care about managed services? Transformational benefits, that's why

    This mini paper and podcast features Lynn Koch discussing the benefits of managed services.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Building the mobile enterprise: integrated, secure and productive - A checklist for putting mobile first in your organization

    Mobility is now a business fact of life. Will your organization be one with mobile capabilities or a truly mobile enterprise? The new IBM white paper “Building the mobile enterprise: integrated, secure and productive” explains the difference and offers a checklist of eight key items to consider when planning your...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Realize the full potential of the mobile enterprise - Services to help you plan, build, manage and secure your mobile environment

    The ubiquity of mobile devices is transforming the ways that business gets done in today’s world. IBM has the services that can help go beyond supporting devices to achieve a flexible, powerful mobile enterprise.

    Provided By IBM

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    IBM Cognos Enterprise in Action

    See what's new and exciting in Cognos Enterprise. The overview is an animated video about the Cognos family and others are demonstrations of enhanced features.

    Provided By IBM

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    Mobile BI with Cognos Enterprise

    See how you can deploy IBM Cognos Mobile in your organization to help improve the productivity of mobile workers.

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    What’s best for connecting your business?

    Did you know that most cable companies charge you for internet speeds that you’re not actually getting? Or place low limits on the amount of data your business is allowed to use, and then charge you huge overage fees— or even force you to buy a more expensive plan than...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Oct 2013

    10 Reasons your Business Needs VoIP

    Voice over Internet from Alaska Communications lets you make and receive calls over the Internet anywhere, anytime—keeping employees connected and boosting productivity. It’s a hosted and flexible phone communication solution that works the way you do. No hardware equipment to purchase, software to maintain or even IT staff to hire...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    High-speed Internet for your Business

    Business Internet from Alaska Communications is the affordable way to connect your business to reliable, high-speed Internet. There’s no overage charges, no data caps, and your connection is never shared—which means you always get exactly what you pay for. Want to learn more? Click here for our helpful...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Get a Big Business Phone Communications Solution at a Small Business Price

    VoIP lets you make phone calls over the Internet, rather than a traditional phone line. It’s a hosted and flexible phone communications solution that works the way you do. Service is scalable to your business, manageability is simple via a customer web portal and there is no need for IT...

    Provided By Alaska Communications

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Business Value of Managed Services

    Businesses around the world are looking for ways to innovate, improve customer relationships and drive down costs. But it can be challenging to find the right people and resources to support those corporate initiatives. Managed services from IBM can help

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    IDC Financial Insights: Speed, Quality and Innovation - Succeeding in Asia's Exceptional Market

    In May 2012, IDC Financial Insights conducted a CXO Roundtable among financial services institutions in Singapore. The Roundtable focused on the key trends happening in the industry at large, and how these are reflected in the technology priorities of banks in the short-term. This paper presents eight salient points of...

    Provided By HP US

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Oracle Exadata and IBM PureData System for Analytics compared

    This 20 page eBook examines Oracle Exadata and the IBM PureData System for Analytics as data warehouse platforms including OLTP, query performance, simplicity of operation, and value. Read the eBook to learn how the PureData System's performance reduces the costs of owning and running data warehouses, and creates new business...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2013

    Simple is Better: Overcoming the complexity that robs traditional data warehouses of their full potential

    Hundreds of organizations have escaped the frustrations of their first-generation data warehouses by replacing older database technologies with IBM data warehousing and analytic appliances. The systems that were replaced forced their users to deal with too much complexity; their warehouses demanded constant administration from highly trained specialists. This complexity is...

    Provided By IBM

  • Presentations // Nov 2013

    The Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems

    The 2012 Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Data Warehouse Database Management Systems provides insight into the market for relational database management systems (DBMSs) used as platforms for data warehouses specifically. In this report, Gartner places IBM in the Leaders Quadrant. The Magic Quadrant compares 14 vendors and evaluates IBM's PureData System...

    Provided By IBM

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    AppAssure for Windows Agent x64

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    vRanger Backup & Replication Upgrade Trial (vRanger Pro)

    Dell™ vRanger software provides high-speed backup, replication and recovery of VMware® and physical Windows Server® environments. It protects entire virtual environments in minutes, detecting and backing up new VMs automatically, and delivers safe, scalable data protection to even the largest VMware customers. With vRanger, you can locate and restore individual...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Quest vRanger Virtual Appliance

    Dell™ vRanger software provides high-speed backup, replication and recovery of VMware® and physical Windows Server® environments. It protects entire virtual environments in minutes, detecting and backing up new VMs automatically, and delivers safe, scalable data protection to even the largest VMware customers. With vRanger, you can locate and restore individual...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure for Windows Agent x86

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5 for Redhat x64 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure for Redhat x86 (Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.3)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5 for Suse x64 (SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5 for Suse x86 (SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5 for Ubuntu x64 (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    Dell AppAssure 5 for Ubuntu x86 (Ubuntu 12.04 LTS)

    Back up your data fast—and replicate and recover it even faster—with Dell AppAssure, a single unified backup and recovery solution for virtual, physical and cloud. As a key data protection element of Dell’s Fluid Data™ Architecture, AppAssure 5 enables you to control cost, optimize performance and enhance protection. It goes...

    Provided By Dell

  • Downloads // Nov 2013

    vRanger Backup & Replication Trial (vRanger Pro)

    Dell™ vRanger software provides high-speed backup, replication and recovery of VMware® and physical Windows Server® environments. It protects entire virtual environments in minutes, detecting and backing up new VMs automatically, and delivers safe, scalable data protection to even the largest VMware customers. With vRanger, you can locate and restore individual...

    Provided By Dell