Virtualization

Business are reaping the rewards of faster, simplified and efficient infrastructures through virtualization.

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Infrastructure Matters: Virtualisation Overview

    Whether you are operating a mature strategy or just starting out on your virtualisation journey, our services are designed to ensure your ICT benefits from simpler scalability, reliability and performance. Read More..

    Sponsored By Fujitsu

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Surviving Disruption

    Disruption is coming. Are you ready? It's not enough to know that a threat is coming. You need to know whether it's coming right for you. In this spotlight on managing disruption that first appeared in the Harvard Business Review, industry leaders Maxwell Wessel and Clayton Christensen propose a systematic...

    Sponsored By Jama Software

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Greater Strategic Effectiveness through Perpetual Planning

    Businesses face volatility everywhere they look. Increasing globalization is a major factor, with economic and environmental issues in one part of the world readily impacting supply and demand elsewhere. Making a successful shift to perpetual planning helps employees bridge the gap between innovation and your ability to support related efforts....

    Sponsored By CA Technologies

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Rise Of The Distractions

    As workplace interruptions increase, can productivity be saved? With so many office distractions, you need technology that makes every hour in the office more productive. With the fastest first page out from sleep, the new HP LaserJets make waiting at the printer so 2014.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Security Management 2.5: Replacing Your SIEM Yet?

    This paper provides guidance from Securosis, LLC on evaluating, selecting and deploying a SIEM soltuion to address modern security intelligece needs, including malware detection, cloud, mobile and analytics.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Introductory Guide To Cloud Computing

    The cloud has allowed many businesses to profit from its flexibility, power and its relatively low cost of entry. This paper was created to serve as a primer in cloud computing for your business. It is targeted at cloud adopters using SaaS, PaaS and IaaS solutions and serves as a...

    Sponsored By Macquarie Telecom Australia

  • Resource Center // May 2015

    Free NFV Certification - For a Limited Time

    Start your New IP journey with free NFV certification. This training includes a 60-day trial download of Brocade Vyatta vRouter so you can create virtualized networks for real-world scenarios. Get ready. Get ahead. Get certified.

    Sponsored By Brocade

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Planning Guide: Modernizing Servers and Software

    Many companies today are simply “getting by” with their existing IT infrastructure. If you’re one of those companies, you know that this can mean something as simple as slower performance or as complex as needing a workaround for service delivery. Organizations are now moving toward virtualization and modern cloud options,...

    Sponsored By Intel/Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protect Critical Healthcare Data

    Protecting healthcare data is more important—and more challenging—than ever before. With most patient information now residing in digital format, healthcare organizations must rely on IT solutions to protect patient privacy and safeguard against disasters that may cause physical damage to patient information. In 1996, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Can The Enterprise Count On The Cloud For Data Protection? 

    Despite the recent negative headlines, a cloud enhanced data protection service is an ideal use of cloud storage. It provides off-site, geographically dispersed data protection so that in the event of a site or even regional disaster, an organization’s digital assets can still be recovered in a timely manner. The...

    Sponsored By HP

  • White Papers // May 2015

    10 Reasons to Choose Hitachi UCP

    Sit back as we reveal the 10 reason that IT professionals choose Hitachi UCP. Find out how other IT specialists and their organisations have used UCP to support and improve their VMware and vSphere environments with reliability and agility.

    Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Orchestration of Modern IT: Helping IT Accelerate Business

    Orchestration for modern IT represents a comprehensive and holistic approach to defining, building, orchestrating, managing and reporting on intelligent workflows that work with third-party tools and operational processes. This report will examine how modern IT professionals are using the process of IT orchestration to reduce capital costs, increase flexibility and...

    Sponsored By ServiceNow

  • White Papers // May 2015

    4 Critical Risks Facing Microsoft® Office 365™ Implementations

    Moving to Microsoft® Office 365™ has risks for availability and security. But with planning, you can make your migration a smooth process that keeps users happy and keeps your business moving forward. In this white paper you’ll learn how to: • Keep email working if Office 365 is offline •...

    Sponsored By Mimecast

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Insights: 2015 Infrastructure Imperatives

    As technology continues to change at a rapid pace and digitization pushes both IT and business boundaries, your IT infrastructure, operations, and organization must change. HP believes that successful enterprises with traditional IT systems now need to navigate a way to evolve their infrastructure and operations in order to enable...

    Sponsored By HP and Intel UK

  • White Papers // May 2015

    2015 Report: Profiling Infrastructure Leaders

    As technology continues to change at a rapid pace and digitization pushes boundaries, you must adapt your IT infrastructure as well. We believe successful enterprises with traditional IT systems now need to navigate a way to operate and evolve their infrastructure that will meet the business needs of today and...

    Sponsored By HP and Intel UK

  • White Papers // May 2015

    5 Ways Sustainability Can Boost Your Business.

    Green is good. For the environment, and for your company. So look over these different ways you can make energy conservation a larger part of your organization. You’ll reduce operating costs and your overall carbon footprint...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The Importance of Vendor Innovation in Systems, Services, and Solutions to Create Holistic Offerings

    The emerging reality of today's "always on" global marketplace is that people and resources now exist in an increasingly integrated web of mobility, connectivity, and interactivity. As virtualization enhances the ability to provide cloud computing, advanced mobility, and new forms of complex analytics over the next several years, virtualized enterprise...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Service Virtualization For Dummies

    Discover service virtualization and how it fits into the big picture of software quality. In this book, Service Virtualization For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition written by industry analysts Marcia Kaufman and Judith Hurwitz, learn how to deliver higher quality software by increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your testing processes...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Defending Against Malware: A Holistic Approach to One of Today's Biggest IT Risks.

    Fighting malware doesn’t have to be a losing battle. The key is to remember that the varieties of malware on the loose today mean no single method of defense will suffice. An integrated portfolio of solutions, such as those provided by IBM, can work together to enhance protection.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    The State of Mobile Security Maturity

    In this study, we set to explore, with the help of ISMG, how enterprises view mobile security risks, what capabilities they are currently deploying vis-à-vis the four pillars of the framework and what their short-to- medium-term plans are to extend these capabilities.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Strengthen Security with Intelligent Identity and Access Management

    Managing user identities and user-access privileges is a cornerstone of effective security for organizations. It is vitally important to verify that only the right people can access protected resources and that their activi-ties are sufficiently monitored. However, in order to effectively compete and meet customer expectations, organizations are increasing the...

    Sponsored By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protecting Your Critical Data with Integrated Security Intelligence

    By combining the industry-leading security intelligence capabilities of IBM QRadar Security Intelligence Platform with the robust data security capabilities of IBM InfoSphere Guardium, organizations can help prevent attacks, ensure compliance and reduce costs of security management.

    Sponsored By IBM

  • Videos // May 2015

    You don't know what you don't know! New insights for driving cloud strategy

    You don’t know what you don’t know! New insights for driving cloud strategy through analyzing existing behavior. You can’t manage what you can’t measure and most of us find it difficult to formulate a strong cloud policy to complement what we’ve been doing in-house because it’s difficult to understand how...

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Business Endpoint Protection

    Like laptops, mobile devices are susceptible to digital attacks. More and more users rely on smartphones and tablets to manage their personal and business data, opening up an attractive new target for cybercriminals. Like laptops, mobile devices are susceptible to digital attacks. More and more users rely on smartphones and...

    Sponsored By Webroot Software

  • Videos // May 2015

    The Mobility Win-Win: Mobile workforce productivity at the edge, business assurance at the core

    Watch this video to see how HP Connected MX helps businesses back up, easily manage and leverage their mobile information, and workers a simple way to securely access and share it.

    Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP)

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Virtual Machines: Bigger, Faster, and more Agile

    Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines allow you to deploy a wide range of computing solutions in an agile way. With Virtual Machines, you can deploy nearly instantaneously and you pay only by the minute. With Windows, Linux, SQL Server, Oracle, IBM, SAP, and BizTalk, you can deploy any workload, any language,...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    MSDN Dev and Test Pay-As-You-Go

    Discover special low Microsoft Azure rates for MSDN subscribers. Learn more about the Azure credits available as part of MSDN subscriptions and access Windows Virtual Machines, HDInsights and other Microsoft cloud services at discounted hourly rates. Using Azure as part of your MSDN subscription provides a great way for teams...

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Big Data: New Insights Unlocked.

    Reveal new insights and drive better decision making with Azure HDInsight, a Big Data solution powered by Apache Hadoop. Learn more about the unique flexibility provided to you by HDInsight and make sure you and your organisation stay ahead of the technological curve

    Sponsored By Microsoft

  • Downloads // May 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

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Software Defined Storage for Dummies

    This book examines data storage and management challenges and explains software-defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS).

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 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..

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Business Resiliency: The Need for 24/7/365 Operations

    Today’s customers and business partners expect 24/7/365 uptime. Server and infrastructure outages can cost thousands of dollars every minute, when you calculate the costs of remediation, the lost revenue and productivity, the reputation damage, and the penalties associated with SLA and regulatory non-compliance. Many companies would consider their tolerance for...

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Protect people, processes and technology from web application threats.

    Incidents of web application security breaches that result in data theft are growing in frequency and severity, making it critical for organizations to take immediate steps to examine the security measures they have in place, assess vulnerabilities and act to protect the business. Read More..

    Provided By IBM

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Six Fairy Tales of VMware and Hyper V Back Up

    This whitepaper demonstrates how to avoid costs and make right decisions before starting your virtualization project. Read more...

    Provided By Unitrends

  • White Papers // May 2015

    ArcGIS Server and Virtualization

    Virtualization is becoming a standard IT practice. It is becoming increasingly popular among ArcGIS customers as well. Virtualization solutions are being broadly used in test, development, and production environments, providing tremendous benefits to ArcGIS Server deployments. ESRI uses virtualization technologies for the development, quality assurance, and certification processes of ArcGIS...

    Provided By ESRI

  • White Papers // May 2015

    Holistic Fraud Prevention: Transforming the Customer's Experience

    Financial institutions are on a perpetual quest to improve customer engagement to drive increased transactions, account balances, loyalty and ultimately, profitability. Providing exceptional service to online banking customers is particularly critical. Unfortunately, the imprecise, antiquated fraud controls that many financial institutions rely on are not only failing to protect...

    Provided By IBM

  • eBooks // May 2015

    Storage Tiering for Dummies e-book

    Welcome to Storage Tiering For Dummies, Oracle Special Edition. Today, explosive growth in storage requirements due to technology shifts, unstructured data, and regulatory mandates is more than traditional storage techniques can handle. IT budgets cannot support the growth necessary without a change in storage practices. Tiered storage is the smart...

    Provided By Oracle

  • Downloads // May 2015

    Install and configure Multi Router Traffic Grapher (MRTG) 2.13.2

    In this download, we will configure MRTG to run as a daemon in the background, perform simple monitoring of a network device, configure the output to produce an index.html file, and finally, to have that index generated automatically. In the previous download, we learned how to create...

    Provided By TechRepublic

  • Podcasts // May 2015

    Understanding the Microsoft Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool

    The Microsoft Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool (OVMST) provides guidance and automated tools to keep the offline virtualized environment up to date with the latest updates and safe from attackers. The Offline Virtual Machine Servicing Tool now supports Microsoft Hyper-V Server 2008 R2, Microsoft Virtual Machine Manager (VMM) 2008 R2,...

    Provided By Microsoft

  • White Papers // May 2015

    HP Thin Technologies: A Competitive Comparison

    As the drive to "do more with less" becomes a mantra for many organizations, optimizing space utilization is a key goal of many IT departments. Storage continues to be one of the major cost components of today's infrastructure deployments. Thin technology, including thin provisioning, offers efficiency benefits that can significantly...

    Provided By HP & Intel® Xeon® Processor