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  • Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP) // Jun 2015

    Gatepoint Research: Few Fully Prepared for Software Security Risks

    Hackers penetrate organisations and steal information through vulnerabilities in software applications. Yet less than half of IT organisations have confidence in the security of the software that runs their businesses. And just 11 percent say they know with confidence which applications are at risk. Those are among the findings of...

  • Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP) // Jun 2015

    Understanding Advanced Threats and How to Mitigate Them

    When you're a hacker, time is on your side. Time to find a soft spot in your armour, to evade defenses, to seek out your most critical data. Increasingly, today's advanced threats circumvent traditional defenses - even sandboxing. You need a new approach. This SlashGuide whitepaper helps you understand advanced...

  • Sponsored By Hewlett-Packard (HP) // Jun 2015

    State of Security Operations 2015

    Your ability to detect and stop cyber attacks depends on the effectiveness of your security operations team. How does yours stack up to the best? And what should you do to improve? HP Security Intelligence and Operations Consulting has assessed the capabilities of 87 security operations centers worldwide. This...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    3 Signs Your Virtualization Strategy is Stuck in Neutral

    From hybrid cloud to mobile to analytics, virtualization is enabling companies to embrace the latest IT trends. But in order to take your operations to the next level, it’s important to make sure your current virtualization initiatives aren’t headed for a stall. This brief outlines three important ways to tell...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    Take Advantage of the Cloud Efficiently and Easily

    Today more organizations are looking to the cloud to increase agility, reduce capital costs, and free up staff time and resources. After phasing cloud technologies into the “low-hanging fruit” areas of testing and development, however, companies encounter complexity and difficulty when attempting to take the next step and transition mission-critical...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    Checklist: 10 Signs that You Need to Modernize Your Backup and Recovery Solution

    Your business cannot survive without data management and protection, but getting control of rapidly growing and increasingly distributed information silos is a huge challenge. Infrastructures are growing more complex, virtualization and cloud create more obscurity, and BYOD creates dozens if not hundreds of new endpoints to protect. Legacy backup methods...

  • Sponsored By Hornbill // Jun 2015

    Harnessing the power of Peer-To-Peer Support

    Many organisations have achieved this by providing service desk staff with the skills and tools to resolve as many customer issues as possible and reducing the need to refer issues to second-line support analysts.

  • Sponsored By Hornbill // Jun 2015

    Essential Consideration Before Selecting Your Next Service Desk Solution

    This guide offers practical advice to organizations actively reviewing their service management function and preparing to make a decision on which service desk software will best suit their requirements.

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems // Jun 2015

    Taking Mobile Delivery to the Next Level with NetScaler MobileStream

    Don’t let poor performance and inadequate security constrain your enterprise mobility initiatives. Accelerate and protect your mobile workspaces with innovative NetScaler MobileStream technology from Citrix.

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems // Jun 2015

    The positive impact of flexible working made clear for IT managers

    Innovations in communications and collaboration tools have enhanced the capacity of individuals to ‘work from anywhere’ as though they were in their workplace. A continuation of these advances can be expected to increase employers’ willingness and ability to allow employees to work remotely.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    NetApp Is Accelerating Your Data Protection Strategy to the Clouds

    This white paper, written by Enterprise Strategy Group Senior Analyst, Jason Buffingtonn, and Research Analyst Monya Keanes, explores how organizations are using the cloud for backup and recovery and how AltaVault fits into that ecosystem. 

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    State of California Technical Case Study

    California is the world’s eighth-largest economy, and its IT challenges exceed those of many national governments. That was particularly true during the budget crisis that began in 2008. In the face of severe budget cutbacks, state agencies needed to radically change the way they operated to keep meeting their missions...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    ESG: NetApp Multi-Cloud Private Storage: Take Charge of Your Cloud Data 

    75% of enterprise-scale organizations currently use some type of cloud service. With major cloud providers continually competing to offer new capabilities and low prices, choice abounds. No single cloud is guaranteed to meet all your needs today and in the future. Opt for a more flexible solution. Download this paper...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    Your BT Agenda Demands A Hybrid Cloud Storage Strategy

    This Forrester research report emphasizes that how CIOs handle storage will heavily influence their cloud success. Henry Baltazar of Forrester claims that although the road to hybrid clouds will not be short or easy, hybrid clouds are the future state of compute and storage for enterprises.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    CIO eBook: Cloud-Integrated Storage: Save Money and Drive Backup Efficiency

    This eBook, written by CIO, highlights how organizations can save money and drive backup efficiency with cloud-integrated storage solutions such as NetApp AltaVault.

  • Sponsored By CommVault Systems // Jun 2015

    3 Signs Your Virtualization Strategy is Stuck in Neutral

    From hybrid cloud to mobile to analytics, virtualization is enabling companies to embrace the latest IT trends. But in order to take your operations to the next level, it’s important to make sure your current virtualization initiatives aren’t headed for a stall. This brief outlines three important ways to tell...

  • Sponsored By CommVault Systems // Jun 2015

    Checklist: 10 Signs that You Need to Modernize Your Backup and Recovery Solution

    Your business cannot survive without data management and protection, but getting control of rapidly growing and increasingly distributed information silos is a huge challenge. Infrastructures are growing more complex, virtualization and cloud create more obscurity, and BYOD creates dozens if not hundreds of new endpoints to protect. Legacy backup methods...

  • Sponsored By CommVault Systems // Jun 2015

    Take Advantage of the Cloud Efficiently and Easily

    Today more organizations are looking to the cloud to increase agility, reduce capital costs, and free up staff time and resources. After phasing cloud technologies into the “low-hanging fruit” areas of testing and development, however, companies encounter complexity and difficulty when attempting to take the next step and transition mission-critical...

  • Sponsored By Open Text // Jun 2015

    Achieving Consistent Omni-Channel Engagement

    Omni-channel engagement is the new gold standard for retailers and any business interested in growing its customer base. The ideal is simple: Customers should be able to communicate with service providers using any means – phone, web, social networks, email, text, and more – and receive prompt, personalized responses. ...

  • Sponsored By HP Intel Xeon // Jun 2015

    Modernise IT to unleash Productivity

    For small and midsize businesses, the realities of a dynamic marketplace and ever-changing customer expectations pose continual challenges and opportunities. Big Data, the cloud and mobility are changing the way information moves and connections are made across the organisation, offering productive potential while promising competitive advantage. But adoption of these...