White Papers

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  • Sponsored By MobileIron // Sep 2014

    Security for the Mobile First Era

    Sandboxed mobile operating systems are secure. Threats, such as malware, are mitigated by OS design. Preventing data loss on mobile requires focus on a different set of risk vectors. Download to read more.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    How Network Connections Drive Web Application Performance

    Users around the globe, on all sorts of devices, expect Web applications to function as seamlessly as desktop applications. This paper discusses the challenges and solutions for effectively delivering applications in today’s global marketplace.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Quality in the Cloud: Best Practices for ISVs

    Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) looking to enter the cloud market must exercise due diligence in choosing a hosting company, or risk quality of service. This GigaOm report offers ISVs guidance on determining whether their hosting partners can support their specific market needs.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Scaling SaaS Delivery for Long-Term Success

    Thanks to increased SaaS adoption, there is greater opportunity for providers to expand their customer bases. This paper provides recommendations for SaaS executives on using the cloud to increase market share and retaining their customers amid a growing number of consumer options.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Meeting the Big Data Challenge: Get Close, Get Connected

    Big Data can be a key tool in gaining a competitive advantage—allowing businesses to better understand and target their customers and transform their processes. This paper outlines the challenges related to Big Data and how to manage and overcome them, so you can derive value faster.

  • Sponsored By EMC // Sep 2014

    Enterprise Data Lake Platforms: Deep Storage for Big Data and Analytics

    In the past 18 months or so, the term data lakes has surfaced as yet another phrase that seemingly attempts to describe a large repository of unstructured data. However, many Big Data repositories pose restrictions on data ingest and access, forcing the data to be formatted and moved to the...

  • Sponsored By EMC // Sep 2014

    Unstructured data storage made simple

    Find out how EMC Isilion presents you with powerful tools that help you protect your data assets, control costs, optimise the storage resources and performance of your big data performance.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Why App Performance Matters More than Ever

    The expectation for superior end-user Quality of Experience (QoE) has never been greater. What does this mean for your consumers? And why is superior application performance more important than ever? Failure to deliver quality apps can lead to lower productivity, decreased revenue and market share, and permanent damage to brand...

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    A Smarter IT Strategy Starts Here

    The key trends affecting our current (and near-future) state of technology are mobility, consumer technology, cloud services, hyperdigitization, and globalization. But what could this mean for your business? The technological landscape is transforming rapidly and with the right strategy in place, your data center can help you take advantage of...

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Uncover the Truth About Hybrid Clouds

    It’s time to debunk the myths about hybrid cloud bandwidth and reliability. As the flexibility and economy of scale in the cloud continue to expand, and as visibility into data and systems becomes even more extensive, the case for the hybrid cloud has never been stronger. Get insights about your...

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    Implement the Best Cloud for Your Business

    Find the best route for your business to adopt the cloud as an integral part of a hybrid IT architecture. Learn how different hybrid clouds and communication paths can work for you, as well as how to maximize benefits and minimize risks for your organization.

  • Sponsored By Equinix // Sep 2014

    The Importance of Interconnectivity

    The Internet of Everything is bringing exciting growth to the digital world. But sometimes that growth can mean latency, bandwidth and security challenges for companies that aren’t prepared. To succeed, you’ll need to be better connected than your competitors. Read our interconnectivity infopaper to find out how tapping into our...

  • Sponsored By Mimecast // Sep 2014

    Mimecast Services for Microsoft Office 365

    This datasheet discusses the third party capabilities that Office 365 users should consider to add value to their platform. Mimecast provides a rich set of cloud services designed to meet the specific needs of O365 users and provides complementary services to eliminate business dependence on on-premises technologies. Check this out...

  • Sponsored By Cisco Systems // 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 // Sep 2014

    ZK Research 2014 - Best Practices for Building a Mobility Strategy

    Granting you employees mobile access can have major business benefits. But realizing those benifits is no longer only about providing simple device access. Now it's about facilitating great user experiences, increasing productivity and maintaining the security of your business through it all. Download this new ZK Research white paper and...

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® Xeon processor family // Sep 2014

    IDC 13G Overview White Paper

    Industries have seen tremendous change in the dynamics of IT datacenters and workloads. But companies require servers that can deliver faster application performance, provide better availability to meet stringent SLAs, handle complex and evolving workloads, and maximize operational efficiency. This white paper also outlines how Dell is delivering improvements in...

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems, Inc. // Sep 2014

    10 Essential Elements for a Secure Mobility Strategy

    With enhanced mobility and work flexibility comes increased information security risk. Explore the security implications and capabilities of the major mobile OS platforms and learn more about best practices to fortify security while supporting new levels of productivity.

  • Sponsored By Arbor Networks // Sep 2014

    Frost & Sullivan - Analysis of the Global Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) Mitigation Market

    This Frost and Sullivan market research study comes at a time when DDoS attacks are accelerating in purpose, sophistication, complexity, scale, and frequency. Businesses of all size have proven to be susceptible to these attacks, and though DDoS is not a new concern, the risk of DDoS attacks and...

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems, Inc. // Sep 2014

    Best Practices in Choosing, Implementing and Using MDM and EMM

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

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems, Inc. // Sep 2014

    Mobile Application Management with Citrix XenMobile

    Mobility is a critical IT initiative in companies of all sizes because it is an unprecedented opportunity to increase business efficiency and competitive advantage. Beyond device management, mobile application and data management are key to achieving these benefits.