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  • Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems // May 2015

    How to Build an Always-On Infrastructure

    Real-time customer expectations are driving the need for an always-on business environment. To keep pace with these demands, organisations need to deploy innovative, mobile solutions and manage explosive data growth, while also reducing risk and costs. To gain a competitive advantage, organisations need an always-on infrastructure that is future...

  • Sponsored By Intel Security // May 2015

    Three key ways to protect data at all levels

    The French Ministry of Education is France’s largest employer, overseeing 30 academies throughout the country. They chose McAfee Next Generation Firewall not only because it complies with regulatory guidelines but because also protects their networks in all their different configurations. Download this case study and learn what other benefits they...

  • Sponsored By Intel Security // May 2015

    The power of change

    RWTH Aachen is one of Europe’s most distinguished technological universities, with 7,500 employees and 40,000 students who rely on secure access to applications and data. As other research-oriented institutions, they knew they were an attractive target for cyberattacks, so at the end of 2013, the university chose to renew its...

  • Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems // May 2015

    The Top 7 Reasons to Choose Hitachi Storage Virtualisation

    Storage virtualisation is gaining ground throughout enterprise IT. But many organisations are failing to capitalise on its benefits. Even organisations that have implemented virtual storage have yet to do so to their full advantage. In this white paper, discover how you can get more from your virtual storage. Learn...

  • Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems // May 2015

    Checklist for Database Environment Best Practices

    Today, businesses rely on data-hungry applications, like analytics, as part of their everyday operations. However, these applications can slow storage performance. How can you make sure your storage system can keep up with demanding database application? Read this helpful checklist in order to keep your storage system efficient and...

  • Sponsored By Hitachi Data Systems // May 2015

    Hitachi Data Systems Road to Map to Software-Defined Infrastructure

    Social and big data analytics, cloud and mobility offer you a competitive advantage. And a portfolio of infrastructure automation and virtualisation software as part of your software-defined infrastructure (SDI) solution empowers your mobile workforce with greater access to information. Learn more on how SDI can help you chart your course...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI SPOTLIGHT: Equinix Case Study

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation. Download...

  • Sponsored By Cisco // May 2015

    5 Steps to Aligning IT to the Needs of Your Organization

    In the past, attempts to integrate data center infrastructure and applications have been manual, time-consuming, and expensive efforts. Fortunately, with the advent of cloud computing and hybrid IT, that situation is changing. IT can now be a catalyst for transformation: the enabler of innovation, new business models, and new revenue...

  • Sponsored By Cisco // May 2015

    5 Reasons Cisco UCS is the Best Choice When Migrating Applications

    It’s understandable to be risk averse when making major IT decisions with critical business impact. When you make these kinds of decisions—such as whether or not to change server vendors when migrating applications— you need to be confident that the benefits of the new solution are worth the risk. ...

  • Sponsored By Cisco // May 2015

    5 Things you Should Know About Computing Outside Your Data Center

    With the dramatic increase in data generated by mobile devices and connected machines, centralized data centers and public clouds are too far removed from where the action takes place. To get the real-time insights you need, here are the five things you should know about computing outside your data center.

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    ServiceNow ServiceWatch Economic Impact Study

    Today, enterprises are increasingly dependent on business services delivered by their IT organizations. These services underpin almost every business function, ranging from manufacturing and supply chain through to customer service and online sales. Because of their critical nature, business services need to be highly available and responsive – any disruption...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    Today’s State of Work: The Productivity Drain

    ServiceNow surveyed nearly 1,000 managers in the US and the UK to understand the effectiveness of the tools and processes in their corporate environment. Results revealed nearly two days a week are spent on administrative tasks that are not core to their jobs. There’s an exponential impact on an organization’s...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Allstate

    Insurance Giant Allstate Corporation, like many companies, found it persistently challenging to maximize the value of the IT services it delivers to employees and customers. So they turned to ServiceNow’s cloud-based IT Service Management(ITSM) solution. Since deployment in 2013, Allstate has levered ServiceNow to: Improve IT state productivity...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT Equinix

    The day-to-day benefits of cloud-based service automation are well-documented. But what can be harder to ascertain is the quantitative benefits, the money saved, and the impact on the company’s bottom line. IDC and Equinix teamed up to crystallize the benefits of true economic benefits of ServiceNow’s IT service automation....

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    Powering Transformation: The IT Revolution is Now

    The IT Revolution is happening and the time for change is now – don’t settle for inflexible systems built on legacy technology. Download this white paper for information and ideas on how you can: Get the most out of managing IT in the cloud Eliminate upfront investments and...

  • Sponsored By ServiceNow // May 2015

    IT Transformation Etour

    Experience IT Transformation.Explore why and how to transform your enterprise with ServiceNow in this brief, interactive eBook.

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

    HP Vertica powers real-time data analytics at Empirix

    In today’s connected, fast-paced and competitive world, mobile and telecommunications companies face increasing demands associated with massive amounts of data. Empirix IntelliSight, powered by HP Vertica, is an analytics and predictive tool that can for example intelligently rank network issues to ensure excellent customer experiences.

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

    AT&T Leverages HP Vertica Analytics Platform to Change the Economics of Providing Actionable Insights to Decision Makers

    HP Vertica has changed the economics of using Big Data analytics for AT&T's LOBs while minimizing the likelihood that performance bottlenecks will prevent business teams from realizing the full potential of Big Data analytics. As a result, AT&T's data analytics team can now provide more actionable data, and Big Data...

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

    HP Vertica Analytics Platform powers CSP & MSO data services

    For Kansys, the ability to handle ad-hoc queries is just as important to long-term success as the increased performance provided by HP Vertica. With HP Vertica, Kansys and its clients can handle advanced analytics like trend analysis and predictive analytics with ease. Kansys and its clients are now able to...

  • Sponsored By IBM // May 2015

    Real-time Geospatial Analytics and the Connected Car

    The availability of real-time location data from vehicles, phones, and almost anything else that is not nailed down, opens up endless possibilities for creating value--provided that you have the infrastructure to collect and keep up with all that data and the analytical smarts to make sense of it. From emergency...