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  • Sponsored By Microsoft // Jun 2015

    TechRoundup: Dynamic Solutions to Keep Customers Happy

    As the world grows smaller and more complicated, technology plays an important role and enables individuals to drive their vision while also helping organisations to manage their end-to-end business processes. Customer engagement is a hot subject and there are plenty of associated technology offerings out there. According to Forrester most...

  • Sponsored By CA Technologies // Jun 2015

    Five Dev/Test Constraints Impacting the Speed, Cost and Quality of Your Applications

    Identifying and weeding out constraints across the SDLC can often seem like a game of “whack a mole” - when you knock one out here, others pop up there, and they can be difficult to predict. In order to limit the effect constraints have on software development speed, quality and...

  • Sponsored By CA Technologies // Jun 2015

    DevOps Perspectives: IT luminaries discuss the major issues impacting DevOps today

    Industry leaders share insights on DevOps and big data, ITIL, testing and more. Once again, we have spent time talking to leading community figures such as Dave Farley (“Continuous Delivery” author) to discuss the major issues impacting DevOps today. This latest issue features comments from 10 experts and covers...

  • Sponsored By CA Technologies // Jun 2015

    DevOps: Enterprise Organizations Newest Best Practices

    The research shows DevOps delivers 18% faster time-to-market and 19% better app quality/performance. The application economy is motivating leaders to make critical changes across IT and the business, one of the most significant being the adoption of DevOps. For enterprise IT organizations who need to accelerate delivery of apps and...

  • Sponsored By CA Technologies // Jun 2015

    The Digital Transformation Journey: Key Technology Considerations

    In the Application Economy, speed, innovation, and quality, have become table stakes. If you can’t meet your customers’ expectations, they will surely find a competitor who can. Whether your organization is in one of the sectors facing the most intense digital competition (like insurance, banking, telecommunications or retail), or a...

  • Sponsored By EMC // Jun 2015

    EMC on Three Steps to IT Transformation - Video

    Watch to learn about EMC’s practical and straightforward three-step vision for helping you navigate unprecedented business transformation fuelled by technology mega trends: cloud, mobile, social and big data. All businesses need to transform to ensure they survive and grow with IT at the centre of this shifting landscape. The challenge...

  • Sponsored By EMC // Jun 2015

    Infographic - Seven considerations about IT and data protection that can redefine your business

    This infographic analyses the role of IT when it comes to storage and data protection, why enterprise information is number-one business asset that should be listed on the company balance sheet, how organisations that redefine data protection can transform what’s possible for their businesses, and what this transformation looks like...

  • Sponsored By EMC // Jun 2015

    Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup Software and Integrated Appliances

    Enterprise backup is among the oldest, most-performed tasks for IT professionals. Gartner provides analysis and evaluation of the leading providers that offer a range of traditional to innovative recovery capabilities. In this report Gartner positioned EMC as the leading provider for backup solutions. Download this report today and learn the...

  • Sponsored By EMC // Jun 2015

    Magic Quadrant for Deduplication Backup Target Appliances

    Deduplication backup target appliances have played an instrumental role in reducing or eliminating tape for backup. This Gartner report analyses the performance of different vendors, and describes the advantages of EMC’s Data Domain for supporting and integrating backup software and enterprise applications, allowing application owners to manage their own backup/recovery....

  • Sponsored By Workday // Jun 2015

    Cloud Compitung: A Silver Bullet For Finance?

    The benefits of cloud computing—a high return on investment, greater staff efficiencies, optimization of IT resources, and enhanced visibility and access to information— have piqued the interest of CFOs and finance leaders who are actively evaluating the risks versus the rewards of the cloud delivery model. Read more...

  • Sponsored By Workday // Jun 2015

    Workday: Innovation in Financial Management

    Businesses today have an alternative to legacy ERP. Workday is leading the charge with revolutionary innovation that can give businesses a real competitive edge by modelling the way that businesses operate and providing the flexibility to fit your unique business requirements today, and, perhaps more importantly, as they change over...

  • Sponsored By Dell // Jun 2015

    Data Protection: Quality Plus Fast ROI

    Too many organizations today struggle with backup and recovery solutions that not only fail in their primary mission of reducing the risk of data loss but also cost far too much — in wasted IT staff time, reduced employee productivity, monthly fees and ever-growing storage requirements. You need reliable, automated...

  • Sponsored By Dell // Jun 2015

    Downtime Costs How Much? Calculating the Business Value of Disaster Recovery

    There is misalignment between what the business expects and what IT can actually deliver — especially when it comes to disaster recovery. Following these nine steps can help you organize your thoughts, ask the right questions and develop the right strategy to begin taking a more business-centric approach to disaster...

  • Sponsored By Workday // Jun 2015

    6 Must Haves Modern Financial Management Systems UK

    The financial system you are running today can probably trace its heritage back to the ‘80s and ‘90s. Since then, the needs of finance organisations have changed dramatically, but financial systems have failed to adapt at the core. Built to serve only the most basic requirements, these systems weren’t designed...

  • Sponsored By Dell // Jun 2015

    Redefining Your Data Protection Strategy: Focus on Recovery

    IT managers must contend with growing expectations from their end users and need to evaluate innovative new backup approaches to meet these needs. Purpose-built backup appliances are an increasingly popular storage technology that enables IT managers to meet their needs for a cost-efficient, easy to deploy and use data protection...

  • Sponsored By F5 Networks // Jun 2015

    Protect Against Evolving DDoS Threats: The Case for Hybrid

    CIOs want harmony. Security directors loathe point products. Network operations won’t buy into anything new. CIOs can get the harmony they need around DDoS mitigation by extending the F5 Application Delivery Controller into a hybrid solution: on-premises with a new cloud component.

  • Sponsored By F5 Networks // Jun 2015

    Complying with PCI DSS 3.0

    New PCI DSS standards are designed to help organizations keep credit card information secure, but can cause expensive implementation challenges. The F5 PCI DSS 3.0 solution allows organizations to protect cardholder data and remain in compliance while cutting costs, increasing efficiencies, and simplifying their network infrastructure.

  • Sponsored By F5 Networks // Jun 2015

    Deploying an Enterprise Mobility Gateway

    More enterprises are granting greater access to corporate resources—wherever they may be located—for authorized users through an ever-increasing number of mobile devices. An Enterprise Mobility Gateway helps organizations scale, manage, secure, optimize, and control today’s required anytime, anywhere network, cloud, and application access.

  • Sponsored By Citrix Systems // Jun 2015

    Enterprise Mobility Management: Embracing BYOD through Data Delivery and Secure App

    The transformation of computing through mobility, consumerisation, bring-your-own device (BYOD) and flex-work offers powerful benefits for today’s organisations – but it poses significant challenges for IT.

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® // Jun 2015

    Tablets: Changing the Face of the Asian Workplace

    Tablet devices are injecting excitement into the workplace as they present organizations with opportunities for new ways of working and servicing customers. Its form and function make it a perfect device to support worker productivity, and the numbers say it all. IDC’s Tracker research shows organisation's growing appetite for tablet...