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  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Open Up the Possibilities of Open Source

    More and more companies are taking advantage of open source platforms to address their cloud, analytics, mobile and social needs. As the importance of Linux continues to grow, companies are increasingly turning to the IBM Enterprise Linux Server to consolidate and simplify their IT environments. Download this infographic now and...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    The Business Value of IBM zEnterprise System Deployments - IDC Report

    On a Smarter Planet, information-centric processes are exploding in growth. In order to excel in today’s competitive environment, businesses need to support these processes, and efficiently manage the massive volumes of data they drive, with minimal risk. The mainframe has always been the IT industry's leading platform for transaction processing,...

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    IBM Linux on Power - Backed by the Linux community

    This video is exploring the role of IBM and the contributions done to the Linux community as well as the use of Linux in IBM Power System platforms. It is also discussing the advantages and benefits of working with the open source community to create efficient architectures while reducing costs.

  • Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Banca Carige – Case Study

    This case study is exploring how Banca Carige Group decided to build an analytics environment and a new mobile banking service looking for round-the-clock availability and high security. Check this case study out and learn the advantages of IBM® zEnterprise® EC12, and how this solution helps in meeting the customer...

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    CommScope Report: NGBASE-T Cabling Requirements

    A recent technical report from CommScope provides an in-depth update on the latest IEEE developments for NGBASE-T and associated cabling specifications in the Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), and in the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO)/International Electrotechnical Committee (IEC) in support of this application.

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    Laying the groundwork for a New Level of Wireless Access Performance

    CommScope has developed this paper in order to provide guidance and recommendations for enterprise IT professionals who are charged with designing and deploying the cabling infrastructure to support their rapidly expanding needs for wireless access.

  • Sponsored By Anixter // Nov 2014

    CommScope Report: Category 8 Cabling Standards Update

    CommScope’s Standards Advisor provides updates on TIA specifications—under development and completed—covering the following technologies: Power over Ethernet, telecommunications physical network security, distributed antenna system (DAS) cabling, high performance structured cabling (HPSC), mode conversion, and fibre-optic test procedures. It also provides brief updates from standards activities within INCITS T11 (Fibre Channel);...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Nov 2014

    NetApp Delivers Efficiency at Scale

    This ESG report explores how NetApp Data ONTAP 8.2 QoS can help organisations create a highly efficient, flexible, and scalable data storage environment that supports a shared IT infrastructure foundation for non-disruptive operations, operational efficiency and on-demand IT services. Download this report and learn how to create dynamic, non-disruptive environment...

  • Sponsored By Cisco // Nov 2014

    Infographic - Accelerating 40G Adoption

    An Infographic from Cisco looking at accelerating 40G adoption. It explores the trends driving the 40G upgrades as well as what it means for you Data Center. Download this Infographic to learn more.

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Nov 2014

    Hybrid Cloud Requires a Transition from IT Service Builder to IT Service Broker

    According to a worldwide survey of IT executives, organisations are already deploying multiple Cloud models, and expect that more than half of all IT services at their organisations will be delivered via Cloud three years from now. Read the full report to learn more and begin preparing for a hybrid...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Nov 2014

    NetApp for the Private Cloud: Enable the Delivery of ITaaS

    Cloud computing is increasingly being adopted as a way for IT organisations to decrease costs, improve efficiency, and enhance business agility. In a recent IDC survey of IT decision makers, 44% of respondents indicated that they were considering implementing a private cloud—a cloud deployment contained within the corporate firewall to...

  • Sponsored By NetApp // Nov 2014

    IDC: Storage User Demand Study on Adoption of Public Cloud and Other Third-Party Storage Services

    This report focuses on analysing current and future deployments of enterprise storage systems for particular data uses ranging from major enterprise applications to various segments of the IT infrastructure support to storage infrastructures within public cloud datacentres. Download this report and learn more insights on adoption of third-party storage services.

  • Sponsored By Nexsan by Imation // Nov 2014

    Reduce backup costs with high-density energy-smart storage

    Bottom line—your IT infrastructure simply has to work, despite constrained budgets and constant data growth. Fortunately, virtualization has driven sweeping change, making deployments simpler, more scalable and agile regardless of the data center’s size. Discover how best-of-breed storage solutions are maximizing the benefits of virtualization by creating quantifiable improvements in...

  • IBM

    Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Creating A Cloud Computing Strategy

    This paper provides context and guidance on how to create a proactive, effective approach to cloud computing, addressing ways to gain strategic advantage and how to be well prepared for the arrival of cloud computing. Read More..

  • IBM

    Sponsored By IBM // Nov 2014

    Infrastructure strategy and design services for cloud

    Cloud computing has evolved as a consumption and delivery model and is enabling businesses to reduce costs and improve service levels. This White Paper Identifies workloads best suited for cloud computing, enabling you to achieve optimum benefits from cloud computing investments. Read More..

  • EMC

    Sponsored By EMC // Nov 2014

    Big Picture Global Survey: Dual Perspectives on ITaaS [French]

    This global survey by IDG Research Services of more than 350 IT and business unit directors at enterprises of 1,000 employees or more reveals significant differences in the perception and priorities of business and IT when it comes to many aspects of running IT like a business. .Find out more...

  • EMC

    Sponsored By EMC // Nov 2014

    What CIOs Need to Know to Capitalize on Hybrid Cloud [French]

    Hybrid cloud brings together the best of both worlds by enabling businesses and their IT organizations unprecedented flexibility in where they host their many and varied workloads. It also increases business agility — the flexibility to use a variety of services, the scalability to keep pace with business volume, the...

  • Sponsored By Box // Nov 2014

    Infographic : Master Mobile by focusing on productivity

    What was once a novelty is now a business and competitive must-have. More enterprises are applying mobile to core processes, making customer support, sales operations and everyday tasks more effective. Learn more...

  • Sponsored By Polycom // Nov 2014

    Basic Components and Considerations for Deploying Video Conferencing Solutions

    Video Conferencing as a fundamental tool for businesses to enhance communication and collaboration between employees, partners and customers. With video conferencing becoming a core component of IT infrastructure that enables communication and collaboration, businesses are looking to providers of telephony, business applications and network infrastructure services to include this capability...

  • Sponsored By Dell // Nov 2014

    Dell Click Frenzy

    Dell Cyber Sale: Save Big Now on selected Desktops, Laptops, Tablets and all-in-one systems.