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  • Sponsored By Solarwinds APAC // Jul 2015

    Network Performance Monitoring Tool from SolarWinds!

    Monitoring your network with SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor (NPM) will not only help you improve the performance of your network, but it can also have a direct impact on your organization’s bottom line. NPM will assist in: Simplifying detection, diagnosis, & resolution of network issues before outages occur Tracking response...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jul 2015

    Homebuilder Reduces Backup Work by 80%, Frees Up IT Staff with Cloud Solution

    Metricon lowered the cost and time spent protecting rapidly growing data while keeping backed-up information readily accessible with a hybrid cloud solution backed by NetApp AltaVault and Microsoft Azure.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jul 2015

    Hybrid Clouds: Deriving the Biggest Business Impact

    The steady growth of Hybrid Cloud signals the continued need by organizations for greater flexibility and agility while responding to changing business needs. Learn about best practices, business and IT considerations, and customer success stories for hybrid clouds.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jul 2015

    CIO Report: Hybrid Cloud Requires a Transition from IT Service Builder to IT Service Broker

    According to a worldwide survey of IT executives, their organizations are already deploying multiple cloud models, and they expect that more than half of their IT services will be delivered via the cloud three years from now.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jul 2015

    Enterprise Tech Report: Pick Your Cloud, Control Your Data

    Find out how new hybrid cloud architectures enable you to take advantage of public cloud resources from Amazon, Microsoft, and others while keeping your enterprise firmly in the driver‘s seat. You’ll learn how you can benefit from the elastic compute power of public clouds and still maintain control over your...

  • 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 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 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 CommVault // Jun 2015

    Take Advantage of the Cloud Efficiently

    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

    10 Signs that You Need a Modern Data Protection Solution Checklist

    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 Hewlett-Packard (HP) // Jun 2015

    Making The Right Fash Memory Storage Array Buying Decision

    The big difference between the transition from physical to virtual machines and the forthcoming shift from HDD-based to all-flash arrays is that organizations will rarely have the luxury of first trial hosting their 2nd and 3rd tier applications on all-flash storage arrays. The performance and cost associated with these all-flash...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    Five Fundamentals of Virtual Server Protection

    Server virtualization brings many well-known benefits, including cost efficiencies, management automation, and improved agility. Most enterprises are already invested heavily in virtualization technologies, but with these new operating models come challenges to data management and infrastructure protection. This whitepaper outlines five important considerations that must be addressed in order to...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    Three 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

    Five Strategies for Modern Data Protection

    Data growth, data center consolidation, server virtualization, and cloud services are wreaking havoc with conventional approaches to backup and recovery. This concise white paper presents five strategies for data protection - from deduplication to automation to granular recovery - that will not only help solve your current data management challenges...

  • Sponsored By CommVault // Jun 2015

    Five Important Questions to Ask Before You Renew With Your Legacy Backup Software Provider

    Over the last five years, many companies have re-signed with their legacy backup solution providers because the benefits of changing were not obvious. But data and information management and protection technologies are growing far more complex and dynamic than they’ve ever been, and new innovations can supply major advantages and...

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

    Why Demand for Availability Has Increased as Flash-Based Arrays Mature

    Today, enterprises are migrating many of their legacy production workloads, like relational databases, messaging systems, and file systems, onto virtual infrastructure. Many of these combined workloads demand hundreds of thousands of IOPS delivered with sub-millisecond latencies, and as a result, flash media has become a mainstream storage technology for enterprises...

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

    Invest In The Right Flash Storage Solution

    You’re looking at flash storage because you see it’s taking the storage world by storm. You’re interested in accelerating business-critical applications, consolidating a virtual server or desktop deployment, trying to get ahead of your company’s data onslaught, or some combination of the above. 'HP 3PAR StoreServ powered...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Jun 2015

    CIO Guide: Hybrid Cloud Use Cases That Reduce TCO and Drive Business Value

    This CIO Guide examines several innovative solutions from NetApp that enable organizations to leverage Microsoft Azure in a hybrid cloud environment. NetApp AltaVault helps organizations to lower costs and reduces backup and archiving risks, while NetApp Private Storage for Microsoft Azure improves disaster recovery and deploys primary enterprise workloads.