Unified Comms

The unified communications puzzle has come together via video conferencing and various messaging technologies.

  • Research // Sep 2014

    IDC Research - Redefining Enterprise Mobility and Increasing Success with Mobile Collaboration

    Adoption of enterprise mobility has surged in the Asia/Pacific region, but this context of mobility tends to be defined as the individual worker being “untethered” from the traditional workplace. While workers have mobile access, they still do not have all that they need to complete a task or project. Download...

    Sponsored By Cisco Systems

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Improve your Unified Communications ROI

    IT decision makers concentrate hard on vintegrating real-time tools like instant messaging and voice and video conferencing with voicemail, email and text messages, they neglect the emotional and informational needs of the end user. The result? Your company has made a significant investment on a flawless UC platform and cutting...

    Sponsored By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    2014 Survey Report - Remote Collaboration Challenges & Strategies to Overcome

    Polycom surveyed 5,000 business professionals from all job levels around the world that focused on collaboration challenges to support a mobile and flexible working environment. Download this survey to learn what these Senior IT professionals say are their biggest remote collaboration challenges and discover the strategies they deploy to...

    Sponsored By Polycom, Inc.

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Best Practices in Choosing, Implementing and Using MDM and EMM

    Mobility and security specialists are carefully considering enterprise mobility management solutions. This Garner report takes a look at best practices for evaluating and selecting an EMM solution.

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Sep 2014

    Comprehensive Enterprise Mobile Management for iOS 8

    The new iOS 8 release includes new features to facilitate device and application management but a third-party enterprise mobility management platform is still necessary for enterprises to gain full control over all their mobile devices and to capitalize on productivity features that enable workflow integration among apps. This white paper...

    Sponsored By Citrix Online

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    EMA Report: IBM Security QRadar Incident Forensics vs. Other Industry Tools

    In this analyst report, EMA compare IBM Security QRadar Incident Forensics vs other industry tool and shows why IBM scored the highest overall rating with a score of 3.92. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management Suites

    The mobile device management market has evolved into the enterprise mobility management suites market. EMM is growing quickly, and the vendor landscape has changed significantly, which will impact IT leaders' choices. Check this Gartner Report Now!

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2014

    SAP Enterprise Mobility: Bringing a Cohesive Approach to a Complex Market

    Social, mobile, big data, and cloud technologies are creating complexity for the enterprise, but embracing the changes associated with this third "wave" of IT can lead to more productive mobile workers as well as better communications with employees, partners, and customers. The trends in the enterprise mobility landscape drive a...

    Sponsored By SAP

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Headsets Mean Advantages for All

    Despite using multiple communication touchpoints everyday, studies show that nothing is more effective than voice at getting your point across.Headsets not only improve voice communication on calls, they also offer business benefits right the way across the enterprise. But as with all new technologies, some people will still need convincing....

    Sponsored By Plantronics

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Ten Steps to Selecting Voice tools your Colleagues will use and value

    You’ve thought long and hard about how best to invest in new technologies. You know integrating your communications tools could yield huge rewards – both in terms of ROI and in helping your colleagues to collaborate and perform at their very best. But how can you ensure your people adopt,...

    Sponsored By Plantronics

  • Webcasts // Jun 2014

    Financial Services Mobility Webinar brought to you by VMware and IDC

    What you will take away from the webinar: Perspective on today’s mobile financial enterprise Drivers and business imperatives for the growth of mobility Transformative nature of mobile innovation Style of IT that mobility brings to the financial enterprise

    Sponsored By VMware

  • Downloads // Aug 2014

    Troubleshoot Poor VoIP Call Quality

    Troubleshooting poor VoIP call quality is relatively straightforward with the right monitoring and diagnostic tools to help you identify the cause. The most likely causes include: Jitter, Latency and Packet Loss Call Signaling and Routing Misconfigured VoIP Equipment With SolarWinds® VoIP & Network Quality Manager, you can quickly...

    Sponsored By SolarWinds

  • Videos // Nov 2014

    Video - HP LiveVault

    This video is a demonstration of how LiveVault, a cloud-based server data protection solution from HP Autonomy, can be used to protect critical file data stored on a HP StoreEasy Storage appliance.

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    IDC: Storage User Demand Study on Adoption of Public Cloud and Other Third-Party Storage Services

    This report focuses on analysing current and future deployments of enterprise storage systems for particular data uses ranging from major enterprise applications to various segments of the IT infrastructure support to storage infrastructures within public cloud datacentres. Download this report and learn more insights on adoption of third-party storage services.

    Sponsored By NetApp

  • Research // Dec 2014

    Conferencing Loud & Clear

    We spend hours in phone conferences with colleagues, clients, and customers every day, but poor sound quality can turn a productive collaboration into a time-wasting drag. Next-generation conference phones deliver whole-room coverage and crystal-clear audio that keeps participants engaged. Have you ever dialed into a conference call, only to...

    Sponsored By VTech

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Solitaire Interglobal: Is your platform secure? Really?

    The introduction of the cloud architecture, with its virtualization basis, has created new avenues of attack. The challenge of protecting the organizational assets and process, while avoiding adverse impact on service levels, is growing. Although many organizations view security as a simplistic access to assets, the Solitaire Interglobal Ltd. (SIL)...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Migrating Linux applications from x86 to IBM Power Systems

    PowerVM is a complete virtualization solution that is integrated and packaged with Power Systems. This is a very robust implementation of virtualization developed by IBM, based on best practices learned over the course of four decades of experience with the IBM mainframe. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    2014 Gartner Report: Critical Capabilities for Security Information and Event Management

    "IBM Security QRadar received an ""Excellent"" product viability rating again by Gartner in its Critical Capabilities for SIEM report. The report assesses 13 SIEM technologies by evaluating the capabilities that are critical for the support of threat management, compliance, and general SIEM deployment use cases. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Is your platform secure? Really?

    The introduction of the cloud architecture, with its virtualizati on basis, has created new avenues of attack. The challenge of protecting the organizational assets and process, while avoiding adverse impact on service levels, is growing. Although many organizations view security as a simplistic access to assets, the Solitaire Interglobal Ltd....

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Migrating Linux applications from x86 to IBM Power Systems: A discussion of best practices

    PowerVM is a complete virtualization solution that is integrated and packaged with Power Systems. This is a very robust implementation of virtualization developed by IBM, based on best practices learned over the course of four decades of experience with the IBM mainframe. Read More..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IBM Security Products Provide Intelligence, Integration, Expertise for Federal Environments

    In the era of big data, complex infrastructures and sophisticated security threats, IBM delivers products and services based on three main tenets - intelligence, integration, expertise - to help federal departments and agencies achieve secure environments using security intelligence.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IBM Security Services Cyber Security Intelligence Index Report

    This report is based on cyber security event data that IBM Managed Security Services collected between April 2012 and March 2013 in the course of monitoring client security devices and data derived from responding to and performing forensics on cyber security incidents.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // Jan 2015

    Bluemix Mobile Quality Assurance: Continuous Quality for Mobile Apps - Reduce Your Time-to-Feedback

    Join us for this webcast to learn about how IBM offers a solution that enables our clients to use continuous quality as an effective means of mobile application development. Watch Now..

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Jan 2014

    The Role of the Network in Cloud Computing

    For a network that better supports your cloud and brings the most value possible to your business, its design has to be considered in the early stages of cloud planning. Read the white paper "Networking for cloud computing" to discover specific networking considerations for public, private and hybrid clouds.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    The Total Economic Impact of IBM Information Integration and Governance Solutions: Cost Savings and Business Benefits Enabled by IBM

    IBM commissioned Forrester Consulting to conduct a Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study and examine the potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by leveraging IBM InfoSphere Information Integration and Governance (IIG) solutions. To assess the total financial benefit associated with increasing data governance maturity through IIG implementation, Forrester interviewed...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Get On Your Way to a Secure Mobile Enterprise

    This infographic shows the key points on the path to a secure mobile enterprise, and how holistic protection from IBM can help organizations move beyond device security and extend protection to sensitive content, applications and transactions.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Behavior-based Protection Strategies from the Network to Remote Endpoints.

    This white paper explains how organizations can use behavior-based protection strategies to help disrupt malicious attacks in real time. It looks at how integrated, intelligent solutions from IBM can detect and help prevent threats - from the network perimeter to remote endpoints.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    IBM Security AppScan Mobile Analyzer

    IBM Security AppScan® Mobile Analyzer is designed to help secure your organization’s mobile applications, by detecting dozens of today’s most pervasive published security vulnerabilities. Now available for general availability IBM Security AppScan Mobile Analyzer: Scans mobile applications at the appropriate stage of your development lifecycle, Identifies security vulnerabilities to malware...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Basic Components and Considerations for Deploying Video Conferencing Solutions

    Video Conferencing as a fundamental tool for businesses to enhance communication and collaboration between employees, partners and customers. With video conferencing becoming a core component of IT infrastructure that enables communication and collaboration, businesses are looking to providers of telephony, business applications and network infrastructure services to include this capability...

    Sponsored By Polycom

  • eBooks // Feb 2015

    Failure: Analyze It, Don’t Humanize It.

    Beat the Law of Market Failure-an expert's POV. Alberto Savoia, formerly of Google and originator of the brilliant theory of "pretotyping," has created a product builder's philosophy that encourages a healthy, objective, and best of all, productive analysis of failure that takes the pain out of failure and improves ideas,...

    Sponsored By Jama Software

  • White Papers // Jan 2015

    Avoiding the Stall: Riding the Momentum of the Next Levels of Datacenter Virtualisation — A Business Value Perspective (IDC)

    This document discusses the results that more comprehensive datacenter virtualisation delivers, and it lays out both the promises and the potential pitfalls of the journey through successive stages of datacenter virtualisation. Read more... Brought to you by HP and Intel® :

    Sponsored By HP and Intel UK

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Six Steps to Creating a Highly Collaborative Video Culture

    Polycom and Quocirca surveyed over 800 business video conferencing users around the world on the state of video adoption. The global findings have identified the top six key things to consider when creating a highly collaborative video culture. And it is not just about reducing travel!Download this infographic to discover...

    Sponsored By Polycom, Inc.

  • White Papers // Feb 2015

    Revolutionizing the Future Workplace

    A variety of technological, demographic and cultural forces are converging at this unique moment in history and stand poised to revolutionize the workplace of the future. Customers are demanding the ability to access the marketplace from anywhere, anytime and on any device; newer employees now expect the flexibility to collaborate...

    Sponsored By Polycom, Inc.

  • White Papers // Jul 2014

    IDC Report: The Future of eMail is Social

    This IDC white paper looks at the current state of enterprise email and perceived and real problems that surround its use. The paper discusses the changing nature of collaboration and work fueled by the social web by examining email trends and the emergence of new social collaboration tools. It reveals...

    Provided By IBM

  • Videos // Apr 2014

    HP Z Workstations. Take your designs to the top faster.

    This fast-paced video gives you tips and tools of the trade that show you how to get work done even faster on HP Z Workstations. Hear stories, insights and anecdotes from top-notch video producers, FX specialists, and production agencies on the front lines of the post-production industry. The information is...

    Provided By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Whitepaper: Datacom’s Multi-cloud Services

    Each cloud has its pros and cons: private can be too expensive, public often doesn’t fit organisations’ application requirements and hybrid can be too complicated. And each cloud services provider brings different challenges to the table, such as the inability to scale on demand, uncontrollable costs and unreliable security.Find out...

    Provided By EMC

  • White Papers // Apr 2014

    Using Convergence to Simplify Mobility

    Common misconceptions about unified communications (UC) and mobility may lead IT to dismiss UC solutions, but there’s more to UC than VoIP and more to mobility than cell phones. Find out what UC really is and how it can solve a host of problems for your mobile workers, whether they...

    Provided By Windstream Communications

  • White Papers // Feb 2008

    Compare IP PBX systems from leading vendors like Cisco, Nortel and Avaya

    This Comparison Guide features the leading PBX systems from established vendors like Siemens, Cisco, Avaya and Nortel as well as cutting edge systems from new vendors like Shoretel and Fonality. The Enterprise IP PBX market is rapidly changing to keep pace with the rapid technological and business process changes...

    Provided By VoIP-News

  • eBooks // Aug 2014

    What are your VoIP options?

    The versatility of VoIP has made it the leading choice for companies seeking an updated phone system that enables them to do more for less. Coming to the conclusion that you want VoIP is fairly simple; however, the next question you must answer is: which VoIP is best for my...

    Provided By ShoreTel

  • White Papers // Nov 2014

    Basic Components and Considerations for Deploying Video Conferencing Solution

    Video Conferencing as a fundamental tool for businesses to enhance communication and collaboration between employees, partners and customers. With video conferencing becoming a core component of IT infrastructure that enables communication and collaboration, businesses are looking to providers of telephony, business applications and network infrastructure services to include this capability...

    Provided By Polycom