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  • Sponsored By M1 // Nov 2014

    2014 ZDNet Report - Reducing Infrastructure Cost & Complexity Through Colocation

    The growing complexity of managing datacentres is forcing organisations to take a hard look at collocation as a viable alternative to maintaining their in-house datacentre needs. Collocation will allow organisations to have the facilities they need, with provided space, power, cooling, and physical security for the server, storage, and networking...

  • Sponsored By HP // Nov 2014

    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 // Nov 2014

    Achieving Security with Cloud Data Protection

    Today, more and more companies recognize the value and convenience of using cloud backup to protect their server data. HP Autonomy offers hosted data storage that enables you to reduce the costs, risks, and complexity of storing and protecting your business information. With a heightened focus on security, privacy, and...

  • Sponsored By HP // Nov 2014

    How to Measure the ROI of Cloud Data Protection

    This white paper helps managers demonstrate the profitability of reducing operational costs in server backup and recovery through investment in cloud server data protection (subscription), rather than traditional backup methods. Comparative cost categories used in calculating this ROI are summarized in a convenient checklist. These include capital costs of hardware...

  • Sponsored By HP // Nov 2014

    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 // 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 VMware // Nov 2014

    5 Ways Virtualization Can Protect Your Business Now

    Learn how VMware vSphere Data Protection gives you total protection for your virtual infrastructure and your most important applications, so you can minimize downtime and avoid lost data.

  • Sponsored By VMware // Nov 2014

    Forrester - Expanding your Virtual Infrastructure: An Equation for Achieving Optimized Control

    This exclusive infographic gives an overview of new strategies for maximizing the benefits of virtualization. Learn more..

  • Sponsored By VMware // Nov 2014

    Infographic - Do you Believe the Myths Around Virtualization?

    There are a lot of myths floating around about virtualization. It will cause downtime. It requires specialized skills and expertise. It is simply too expensive. So, do you believe these myths? Check out this informative infographic for some myth-busting facts about how virtualization actually: Drives down costs Increases...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Build a hybrid cloud: Create A Strategy

    This paper provides context and guidance on how to create a proactive, effective approach to cloud computing and will address these important questions in the process. How do we prepare for the arrival of cloud computing? What considerations should a cloud computing strategy address? How do we utilize cloud to...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Open Up the Possibilities of Open Source

    More and more companies are taking advantage of open source platforms to address their cloud, analytics, mobile and social needs. As the importance of Linux continues to grow, companies are increasingly turning to the IBM Enterprise Linux Server to consolidate and simplify their IT environments. Download this infographic now and...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    The Business Value of IBM zEnterprise System Deployments - IDC Report

    On a Smarter Planet, information-centric processes are exploding in growth. In order to excel in today’s competitive environment, businesses need to support these processes, and efficiently manage the massive volumes of data they drive, with minimal risk. The mainframe has always been the IT industry's leading platform for transaction processing,...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    IBM Linux on Power - Backed by the Linux community

    This video is exploring the role of IBM and the contributions done to the Linux community as well as the use of Linux in IBM Power System platforms. It is also discussing the advantages and benefits of working with the open source community to create efficient architectures while reducing costs.

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    CommScope Report: NGBASE-T Cabling Requirements

    A recent technical report from CommScope provides an in-depth update on the latest IEEE developments for NGBASE-T and associated cabling specifications in the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), and in the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC) in support of this application.

  • Sponsored By Symantec // Nov 2014

    ESG Research Report - Symantec Implements Holistic Changes to Backup Exec 2014

    Symantec has launched Backup Exec 2014 under the banner of “Powerful, Flexible, and Easy.” In consideration of the many customers, ESG has analyzed the latest release in the context of the “powerful/flexible/easy” claims that serve as the launch’s thematic centerpiece. Download this report to explore the findings of ESG.

  • Sponsored By Symantec // Nov 2014

    Symantec Data Sheet - Backup and Disaster Recovery

    Symantec Backup Exec™ 2014 delivers powerful, flexible, and easy-to-use backup and recovery to protect your entire infrastructure whether built upon virtual, physical, or a combination of both. The data sheet explains how Symantec Backup Exec™ 2014 can help organizations provide: • Radically faster backup and recovery with innovative virtualization capabilities...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Banca Carige – Case Study

    This case study is exploring how Banca Carige Group decided to build an analytics environment and a new mobile banking service looking for round-the-clock availability and high security. Check this case study out and learn the advantages of IBM® zEnterprise® EC12, and how this solution helps in meeting the customer...

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    Laying the groundwork for a New Level of Wireless Access Performance

    CommScope has developed this paper in order to provide guidance and recommendations for enterprise IT professionals who are charged with designing and deploying the cabling infrastructure to support their rapidly expanding needs for wireless access.

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    CommScope Report: Category 8 Cabling Standards Update

    CommScope’s Standards Advisor provides updates on TIA specifications—under development and completed—covering the following technologies: Power over Ethernet, telecommunications physical network security, distributed antenna system (DAS) cabling, high performance structured cabling (HPSC), mode conversion, and fibre-optic test procedures. It also provides brief updates from standards activities within INCITS T11 (Fibre Channel);...

  • Sponsored By CA Technologies // Nov 2014

    The Power and Payback of Unified IT Monitoring

    Today’s IT leaders are faced with a seemingly intractable problem. On the one hand, they are pressured to support new technologies and innovations, such as client mobility and cloud services. At the same time, the growing use of agile development techniques and the move towards an “app economy” are accelerating...