CXO

Executives, finance wizards, technology, information, and security experts are all represented by the X in CXO. Here is where you'll find the latest research and expertise to drive leadership in all these categories.

  • Service level agreement (SLA) policy

    Tools & Templates · Jul 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    A service level agreement (SLA) is a proven method for establishing expectations for arrangements between a service provider and a customer. Service level agreements involve identifying standards for availability and uptime, problem response/resolution times, service quality, performance metrics, and other operational concepts. Service level agreements streamline operations and allow both...

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  • Quick glossary: DevOps

    Tools & Templates · Jul 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The ability to rapidly develop, deploy, and integrate new software and features is essential to the overall success of many organizations. DevOps is the solution. This glossary of 20 DevOps-related terms will provide you with a working vocabulary. From the glossary: For many enterprises, the ability to rapidly...

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  • Incident response policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Every enterprise needs to establish a plan of action to assess and then recover from unauthorized access to its network. This policy provides a foundation from which to start building your specific procedures. From the policy: Policy details Whether initiated with criminal intent or not, unauthorized access...

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  • Hiring Kit: Computer Research Scientist

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    In a competitive business universe, the more successful companies innovate, iterate, evolve, and improve their product and services. For many industries, this drive to innovate not only applies to the finished product, but also to the processes required to create the finished product. A stagnation of ideas could cost a...

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  • Pandemic response policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic beginning in March of 2020 provoked drastic changes in worldwide company operations. This pandemic put many businesses to the test in formulating meaningful strategies for successful operations while protecting their employees from virus exposure. Unfortunately, the pandemic produced a negative impact both via infections/fatalities and impeded...

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  • Social media policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The use of social media to promote company business, provide customers with announcements and information, present upcoming milestone dates and otherwise interact with the public is now commonplace among organizations. From the smallest one-person shop to the largest multinational corporation, just about every company striving to turn a profit has...

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  • RFP templates and guidebook

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Requests for Proposals (RFPs) are a common method for soliciting vendor quotes and answers about potential offered products or services and are intended to receive details involving implementation, operations and maintenance. This facilitates the decision making process by allowing organizations to choose the RFP responses which best suit their needs....

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  • eLearning and continuing education policy

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Regardless of its industry or business, an enterprise can only reach the level of success that is achievable by the people that exist within that enterprise. Strategic plans, marketing campaigns, new product designs, technological innovations, etc. are all dependent on skilled people. If your enterprise views labor as a cost...

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  • Comparison chart: VPN service providers

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Selecting the right VPN provider for your needs requires a fair bit of legwork because the choices are many and the offerings vary greatly. This quick-glance chart rounds up 15 of the top contenders and compares them across criteria such as OpenVPN support, pricing, connections, and logging. More on...

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  • Hiring Kit: Application Engineer

    Tools & Templates · Jun 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    To gain competitive advantage, modern business has turned to technologies like cloud computing and big data, but the benefits derived from those high-level concepts can only be reaped when there are applications built to exploit them. The application engineer creates, designs and tests computer software programs designed to meet pre-determined...

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