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  • Sponsored By Intel/Microsoft // Mar 2015

    Modernize Your Data Centre

    As of July 2015, support for Windows Server 2003 will end. Organisations who don’t act now will be at risk, whether from compromised applications, data theft, or failure to meet regulatory requirements. Compliance – Failure to meet compliance requirements from HIPAA, Sarbanes-Oxley, PCI, and others can bring workflows to a...

  • Sponsored By Cisco Systems // Mar 2015

    Best Practices Approach for Migrating to Richer Collaboration

    Businesses are exploring new delivery models to support this increased collaboration. They are considering a variety of models, such as on premises, cloud (public/private), and/or hybrid, to gain flexibility, simplified management, and more consistent services. They are also considering a variety of infrastructure options like dedicated, hosted, and/or virtualized. Cisco®...

  • Sponsored By Symantec // Mar 2015

    Data Sheet : Symantec Endpoint Encryption - Get you facts right

    In an era where cyber-attacks are growing and becoming increasingly sophisticated, it's not surprising to find that the number of data breaches has also grown exponentially. Regulatory requirements make encryption a necessity for many. Companies that need to comply with regulations such as PCIDSS or HIPAA must have an auditable...

  • Sponsored By Symantec // Mar 2015

    Data Sheet : Symantec Endpoint Security - Get you facts right

    Malware has evolved from large-scale massive attacks to include Targeted Attacks and Advanced Persistent Threats that cannot be stopped by antivirus alone. It’s time to move beyond antivirus. Download this report to learn how you can focus on your business without compromising security or performance with Symantec™ Endpoint Protection providing:...

  • Sponsored By Cisco Systems // Mar 2015

    Forbes Insights - Boost Innovation With Video Communications

    Video communications and videoconferencing have been a part of corporate life for decades. It already is a staple of executive conference rooms, and many larger organizations maintain in-house or contracted video capabilities for special events and presentations. Now, thanks to easy-to-use technology and affordable options, a wide range of employees...

  • Sponsored By Infinity Software // Mar 2015

    5 Reasond Why CIOs Need A New Approach To Data Centre Services

    Data has never been more of a priority to enterprises than it is now. Demand for content and the generation of huge amounts of data pose opportunities but also challenges, as it can be overwhelming in quantity and highly fragmented.Read more..

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

    Take Control of your Mobile Reality

    Maintaining control of your mobile applications is crucial at every stage of the lifecycle. What kind of solution can integrate mobile technology and improve the overall experience for users? Explore how the HP Mobile Center can help you manage mobile applications across the lifecycle, from concept through deployment to...

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

    Mobile Testing: Follow these Five Steps to Simplify and Accelerate App Testing

    The rapid pace of mobile apps demands new approaches to all types of testing. To bring high-quality software to market quickly, your organisation needs a strategy that covers all aspects of mobile testing from application level testing to real devices and from functional to performance, to network and security. This...

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

    Three Key Objectives for Mobile Testing

    Mobility is dominating in today's world, and depends on billions of unique factors such as users, apps, and platforms. However, the risk is huge when it comes to mobile applications. When a mobile app fails, approximately 48% of users are less likely to use the app again-resulting in a huge...

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

    Deliver Mobile Apps: A Lifecycle Approach to Mobile Testing and Development

    This whitepaper describes software and services that accelerate and simplify the creation of internally developed or “in-house” enterprise mobile applications. It also describes how to deploy and manage these mobile apps on both company-provided and BYOD smartphones and tablet computers. Solving the complete mobile app lifecycle means transforming enterprise apps...

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

    Enterprise Software Security Strategies Pulse Report Gatepoint Research

    Whether you develop software in-house, outsource development, or customize large commercial applications, you open the door to cyber attacks if your software contains vulnerabilities hackers can exploit. This survey report by Gatepoint Research explores the extent to which IT organizations employ application security testing and remediation solutions. Read the...

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

    State of security operations: 2015 report of capabilities and maturity of cyber defense organizations

    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 Hewlett-Packard (HP) // Mar 2015

    HP Cyber Risk Report 2015

    Today's cyber world is an evolving landscape of known vulnerabilities and exploits coupled with new threats brought by new technologies. Security professionals must learn to protect their businesses from both. The HP Cyber Risk Report 2015 brings the information you need to do that. This comprehensive study provides a...

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® // Mar 2015

    5 Must-Haves for Highly Manageable Infrastructure

    IT leaders are constantly thinking about ways to decrease costs. When InformationWeek recently asked IT executives about the primary ways they planned to innovate this year, the most common answer was “lower IT costs or business costs.” And the pressure to spend less appears to be growing. Yet, in the...

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® // Mar 2015

    Dell's Versatile PowerEdge Server Portfolio

    Modern organisations 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 application performance, data centre efficiency, scalability, and simplified, automated management through innovative system...

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® // Mar 2015

    Dense computing–Considering convergence

    Consolidating physical servers within a shared framework provides many benefits: A significant reduction in cabling for power distribution and networking Cooling can be consolidated as well to provide better efficiency at the rack and also increasing the efficiency of CRAC air units Systems management is streamlined to provide easier monitoring...

  • Sponsored By Dell and Intel® // Mar 2015

    IDC: Server Innovations

    More and more organisations are choosing to work with vendors investing in solutions that can process, support and manage mission-critical workloads for cloud solutions, mobility capabilities, and data analytics initiatives in today's data centres. This IDC whitepaper will outline how Dell and its partners are able to partners are able...

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

    EMA Report on Evolving from Systems Management to Service Management with HP Operations Bridge: A View from Four Real-World Deployments

    This report is designed to provide insights into HP Operations Bridge values, benefits, drivers and use cases through interviews and analysis of four deployments. The goal is to offer up a more tangible context for assessing when and how OpsBridge can support individual IT choices and priorities. It also includes...

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

    Intelligent IT Operations: Making IT smarter with advanced event correlation and management

    As IT has become essential to the business and as technology has become more complex, specialisation has increased, and organisational silos have grown. IT Operations lacks a single pane of view into business service health, fault, and topology, reducing efficiency and increasing costs. This paper shows you how consolidating...

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

    IDC Report: Automation and Orchestration for Effective Datacenter Operations

    More responsive IT is the key to a more responsive and efficient enterprise, according to IDC research. Read the report that describes why IT automation is an urgent priority, and how effective automation and orchestration can pay huge dividends. The report also explores: Top IT management priorities for the...