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WHITE PAPER: Enabling Process Intelligence Through Process Mining & Analytics [ Source: Fujitsu America Inc. ]

August 2014- Are you searching for methods to readily identify bottlenecks or inefficiencies in your critical business processes?? Do you find it is difficult and costly to conduct process investigation in order to visualize the process flows?

To be successful in today's increasingly transparent and competitive business world, organizations need to provide visibility into business processes while optimizing their use of internal resources to improve business performance. Accomplishing these goals requires powerful data collection and ...

Case Study: A Multinational Energy Company Utilizes Automated Process Discovery Technology to Improve its Plant Operations [ Source: Fujitsu America Inc. ]

August 2014- Gaining true visibility into the critical business processes of an organization is not an easy task. Identifying the root causes of the process bottlenecks and inefficiencies can be extremely difficult and costly.

Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- This Gartner's Magic Quadrant offer insight into the part of the packaged MDM solution market that focuses on how organizations master and share a "single version" of customer data.

Big Data Integration and Governance Considerations for Healthcare [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- This white paper discusses how IBM InfoSphere can support the integration and governance of Big Data in healthcare. The white paper reviews three case studies including predictive analytics with Electronic Medical Records, time series data in a neonatal intensive care unit and predictive pathways for disease.

Supercharge Salesforce.com Initiatives with a 360 View of the Customer [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- Salesforce.com is an industry leading cloud CRM solution which helps organizations streamline and effectively manage sales processes, customers and opportunities. The effectiveness of these initiatives can be improved dramatically by providing Salesforce with a 3600 view of the Customer to overcome the limitation of fragmented data that Salesforce currently relies on. This paper discusses how InfoSphere capabilities can be used to create comprehensive and accurate 3600 views of your customers from internal and external sources. This ...

The MDM advantage: Creating insight from big data [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- To help enterprises create trusted insight as the volume, velocity and variety of data continue to explode, IBM offers several solutions designed to help organizations uncover previously unavailable insights and use them to support and inform decisions across the business. Combining the power of IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management (MDM) with the IBM big data portfolio creates a valuable connection: big data technology can supply insights to MDM, and MDM can supply master data definitions ...

Enhance the 360 Degree View of Your Customer [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- Gaining a more complete, trusted view of customers is a strategic goal of most organizations. The challenge is that information about customers is typically managed and stored in many different applications, management systems and data silos. And this challenge is often compounded by a lack of consistency from one application to the next.

The combination of IBM InfoSphere Data Explorer and IBM InfoSphere Master Data Management addresses these challenges by creating a single, ...

CommVault Is A Leader Among Enterprise Backup And Recovery Software Providers [ Source: CommVault ]

August 2014- CommVault's primary strategy centers on providing a single platform for backup, recovery, continuity, archive, and other data management and protection strategies. Areas of strength for CommVault include its deduplication capabilities, cloud-target integrations, hypervisor and application capabilities. Through innovative offerings and the implementation of advanced strategies, CommVault has quickly become an industry leader in a myriad of fields. Download this Forrester Research Report today to find out more about CommVault's current offering, strategy, and market presence.

Is "Scalable Blade" an Oxymoron? [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- Blade servers solved the problem of density for businesses, but they did so with compromises that limited their appeal for many applications. As complexity of both applications and environments grew, blade infrastructures were limited in their effectiveness for the task. Customers were relegated to lower-density rack servers for their more scalable applications. And while purpose-built systems allowed a business to tailor to their specific needs, they created more management complexity.

Gartner 2014 Enterprise Backup Software and Integrated Appliances Magic Quadrant [ Source: CommVault ]

August 2014- According to Gartner, the backup/recovery software and integrated appliance market comprises tens, if not hundreds, of vendors. This research narrows it down to those that have a strong presence in midsize and large organization IT environments. Download the report to learn why CommVault has been named a leader and why that matters in helping end users make better informed decisions about data protection.

Dell Red Hat Cloud Solutions Overview WhitePaper [ Source: Dell / Red Hat ]

August 2014- Ever wondered how you could respond more rapidly to IT customer demands? Re-architect your storage infrastructure? Provide agile software build and scale-testing environments for cloud applications? Optimize and deliver mobile apps, collaboration apps, and analytics apps? Learn how, with a Dell Red Hat Enterprise Cloud Solutions private cloud deployment.

Dell Red Hat Cloud Solutions include a validated reference architecture that is built and delivered by Dell and that runs on Red Hat Enterprise ...

Your Guide to VMware Lab Manager Replacement [ Source: Skytap ]

August 2014- VMware officially ended support for its Lab Manager product in May. Due to its popularity, the Lab Manager EOL is leaving many teams searching for a lab management solution that will provide them the same key features and benefits as Lab Manager. Using cloud services as a lab manager replacement are becoming more popular. Cloud service providers can offer the flexibility, agility, and scalability that give companies (and IT Pros) what they need for the ...

Scotiabank Supports Growth with an Innovative Commercial Payment Center [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- Financial organizations are under intense pressure to grow their business while keeping costs in check and meeting regulatory requirements. This can be a huge challenge for banking leadership and especially those managing payments infrastructures. How can banks improve business agility and ensure faster compliance? Integrated transaction management hubs deliver differentiated products to customers now, provide a platform for future and enable ongoing market share growth.

You will learn:

• How to ...

Build for Growth: Master the ICM Advantage in High Technology [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Success in high technology is contingent on the talent within organizations that innovate ways to manage product cycles, channels and delivery of services. By creating rewards based on clear milestones, variable compensation programs help make high technology businesses built for growth.

Sales Analytics - The Path to Improving Sales Effectiveness [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- When applying analytics to the sales process, it is important to understand what analytics can do for your business. There are three distinct levels in the analytics maturity model. Each successive level signifies that a company is more effectively integrating analytics into their operations.

Download this whitepaper to learn more about applying analytics to the sales process.

The New Era of ICM: Simplicity, Productivity & Profitability - How Software as a Service is Revolutionizing ICM [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Good News: The budget and authority to buy strategic technologies - like incentive compensation management (ICM) - that drive your success are being put in your hands.

Bad News: Because of more sophisticated ICM requirements and other business realities, ICM solutions are becoming more complex to purchase.

Read this new paper and learn why more organizations are responding to this dilemma by choosing cloud-based ICM. You'll discover:

• Six ...

Five Best Practices to Maximize ROI [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Big data is enabling businesses to discover actionable market opportunities and to pinpoint problems such as waste and fraud. These five proven practices for maximizing big data ROI, based on the experiences of early adopters, will set your big data initiatives on the path to success.

How Next-Gen DBMS Technology is Essential to Big Data [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Few organizations have the money to rip out their existing infrastructure to replace it with one that can handle the new load. This solution guide explores how to tackle these challenges, while keeping up with the need for increasingly complex analytics.

Why DBMSs Matter More than Ever [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Big data promises valuable insights that are enticing organizations to invest in analytics and BI tools. Yet many overlook the need for a DBMS that can stand up to the strain big data places on the underlying infrastructure.

Demystifying Industry Standards [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- A B2B standards e-book that helps demystify the industry standards for the commerce life-cycle. "Although industry standards were designed to make business communications simpler, the specific and complex nature of the standards themselves can seem intimidating." In this eBook, we will discuss:

• How Industry Standards came about and their role within business processes.

• The fundamental differences between a variety of Industry Standards, and why complexities exist that prevent ...

The seven essential practices for effective business continuity management [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Making changes to your business strategy can often create new risks. If your business continuity management (BCM) plan is not part of an organization-wide, integrated program, it may not evolve to address these new risks. The key to successfully protecting your organization's business operations and reputation is to take a proactive, business-centric approach to BCM that includes the following essential practices:

• Secure executive sponsorship for BCM

• Conduct a comprehensive ...

The Reputational Impact of IT Risk with Forbes Insight [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Security and resilience affect nearly every aspect of your company, including your brand value and reputation. Read this report from Forbes Insights for valuable information on:

• The costs of reputational damage to your brand value

• Where the risks are in your environment and how to better protect yourself from them

• The impact of social media on your reputational risk

• How to address the ...

Forrester Market Overview: Digital Customer Experience Delivery Platforms [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Forrester states that businesses today struggle to understand and leverage the tools necessary to create and manage unified, multichannel Digital Customer Experiences across multiple touchpoints including, web and mobile experiences for customer transactions and mobile applications.

Read this report to understand how IBM's Digital Experience software is delivering solutions for the emerging Digital Customer Experience platform and integrating best-of-breed components into software offerings that manage multiple facets of the Digital Customer Experience.

Forrester Market Overview: Digital Customer Experience Delivery Platforms [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Forrester states that businesses today struggle to understand and leverage the tools necessary to create and manage unified, multichannel Digital Customer Experiences across multiple touchpoints including, web and mobile experiences for customer transactions and mobile applications.

Read this report to understand how IBM's Digital Experience software is delivering solutions for the emerging Digital Customer Experience platform and integrating best-of-breed components into software offerings that manage multiple facets of the Digital Customer Experience.

Digital reinvention Preparing for a very different tomorrow [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- The newest digital technologies - among them social media, mobility, analytics and cloud - keep changing how people, businesses and governments interact. These digital forces enable unprecedented levels of connectedness and so the world is already investing in consumer-centricity. However, these new technologies are truly still in their infancies. The transformation that is already underway will soon intensify, resulting in a paradigm shift from customer-centricity toward an everyone-to-everyone (E2E) economy.

The implication ...

Six capabilities of development platform ROI [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- This executive brief looks at six proven capabilities of a development environment that complement a RADD platform for collaborative or workflow-driven business applications.

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