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Under Cover of Cloud: CAI Global Cloud Study [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- 20% of organizations have discovered a secret source of competitive differentiation. It allows them to serve customers in new ways, reimagine their business models, surface valuable insights from their data and tap expertise across the enterprise. The secret: Cloud computing.

A Modern Approach to the Data Del Uge [ Source: Red Hat ]

August 2014- From physical to virtual to cloud, I.T. organizations have adopted increasingly complex technologies as their enterprises demand greater agility. It's left to I.T. leaders and their organizations to manage this complexity, keeping operating costs low while delivering on ever-increasing SLA expectations. With the rapid growth in unstructured data volumes, I.T. organizations are turning their attention to storage to eliminate costs and inefficiencies while increasing performance, security, and reliability.

B2B Cloud Integration: A Strategic Approach To Optimizng Your Value Chain [ Source: IBM ]

August 2014- This ebook presents an overview of the B2B integraiton landscape: its challenges, its opportunities, and the approaches that leading organizations follow in developing a robust and scalable EDI solution. It also summarizes the IBM B2B Cloud Services offering, with real-world examples of how companies are leveraging the IBM Cloud to Excel amid escalation global complexity, demand volatility and new customer requirements.

All-Flash Server-Side Storage for Oracle RAC Solution Brief [ Source: HGST ]

July 2014- In order to support today's high-transaction and data-intensive analytics applications, flash storage has moved into the mainstream to replace spinning disks.

HGST's Server-side PCIe flash storage is a high-performance and cost-effective alternative to a traditional SAN architecture. However, in Oracle environments, the requirement of shared access to all primary storage has limited the full potential of flash storage.

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Ovum Decision Matrix: Selecting an Application Performance Management Solution, 2014-15 [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- IBM is rated #1 in this Ovum Decision Matrix - Application Performance Management (APM) report. To help IT decision-makers choose the right solution, this Ovum Decision Matrix evaluates and compares 10 of the leading APM solutions in the market.

APM SaaS and Analytics Step Up to Meet the Needs of Modern Applications, Mobile Users, and Hybrid Cloud Architectures [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- This IDC Technology Spotlight report examines the critical role that SaaS and analytics are playing in the transformation of the APM market. The paper also considers the impact that IBM's recently introduced Performance Management (SaaS) and IT Operations Analytics offerings will have on the APM market.

Automated Life-Cycle Management: A Critical Enabler for Cloud-Ready Datacenters [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- This whitepaper discusses how IBM's automation and orchestration solutions for cloud can help IT data center operations teams effectively manage increasingly complex, multi-hypervisor computing environments.

Simplifying cloud management and data center automation [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- This white paper explores the value of standardizing and automating cloud services with a flexible platform, such as IBM Cloud Orchestrator. Learn how to orchestrate the development, deployment and management of cloud services - helping to reduce IT costs and accelerate service delivery.

Stepping Into the Cloud: A Practical Guide to Creating and Implementing a Successful Cloud Strategy [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- There's no such thing as "the cloud," says this Frost & Sullivan executive brief. It's more useful to think of the cloud as shorthand for a range of service and deployment models. This practical guide offers steps for moving your company into the cloud, at whatever pace you prefer, with a focus on the SmartCloud Services portfolio offered by IBM and its partners.

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Cloud Services for Dummies ebook [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Cloud computing is becoming an integral part of many companies' business and technology strategies. There are many different delivery models. But two foundational services are essential for cloud computing to become a strategic part of the overall computing infrastructure: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) for access to compute and storage resources in an on-demand model and Platform as a Service (PaaS), which sits on top of IaaS and enables you to build applications to support ...

Creating Customer Centric Data Centers That Are Agile, Efficient, and Secure with IBM Data Center Services [ Source: IBM ]

July 2014- Datacenters are powering a new and more demanding era of IT built to accommodate organizations' growing reliance on mobile devices and applications, greater use of cloud-based applications, and use of data analytics to transform existing business processes.

Cloning Databases on Pure Storage [ Source: Pure Storage ]

June 2014- Anywhere there is a database, there will eventually be a need to make a copy, or clone of it. For example, a copy of the production database may be cloned for development testing, or reporting, or simply for backup. Or a QA environment may need to restore an environment to specific point in time to perform testing. The cloning process is generally tedious, time consuming, and subject to errors.

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Best Practices for Oracle on Pure Storage [ Source: Pure Storage ]

June 2014- In this document we provide information to help you to optimize the Pure Storage FlashArray for your Oracle database workload.

Pure Storage Reference Architecture for Oracle Databases [ Source: Pure Storage ]

June 2014- The goal of this document is to demonstrate the ease with which Oracle can be deployed on, or migrated to a Pure Storage FlashArray and the resulting performance improvements. In addition, we show how simple it is to perform administrative tasks such as storage provisioning and database backup and recovery using snapshots.

Why Your Service Desk is Failing Whitepaper [ Source: CA Technologies ]

June 2014- Understand why legacy service desks & some newer platforms have not delivered on expectations, and learn the requirements for an effective solution.

Moving Service Management to SaaS Whitepaper [ Source: CA Technologies ]

June 2014- Enable organizations to make the most of efficiencies they have realized by migrating their IT service management functions a to SaaS model.

Storage Solutions for Data Center Virtualization [ Source: SanDisk ]

June 2014- For enterprises today, the promise of virtualization is what enables their business to reach its full potential-but only if it isn't hampered by a storage solution that can't keep up. With SanDisk SSDs, the users and applications your enterprise relies on can access the critical data needed-fast.

The power of cloud: Driving business model innovation [ Source: IBM ]

June 2014- Although cloud capabilities offer numerous opportunities to drive business innovation, its potential beyond technological capabilities remains virtually untapped. Read the white paper to learn more about the benefits of cloud-enabled business models in promoting sustainable competitive advantage.

SonicWall 2013 Threat Report [ Source: Dell Software ]

June 2014- This report summarizes statistics for 2013 and outlines predictions for 2014 focusing on trends in zero-day vulnerabilities and new cybercriminal tactics.

Solving the Security Puzzle: How Government Agencies Can Mitigate Today’s Threats [ Source: Dell Software ]

June 2014- This white paper unveils best practices and technology solutions that help government agencies minimize the risk of security breaches.

Connected Security for FICAM and SICAM with Dell One Identity Solutions [ Source: Dell Software ]

June 2014- Dell solutions map to all areas of the FICAM and SICAM frameworks: Credential, identity, and access mgmt, federation, and auditing & reporting.

ESG Lab Report [ Source: HGST ]

May 2014- This ESG Lab Validation report documents remote hands-on testing of the Virident | HGST FlashMAX ConnectSoftware Suite, with a focus on the performance advantage the solution provides and the ability to deploy the suite in a distributed storage/application environment.

Flash Performance for Oracle RAC with PCIe Shared Storage [ Source: HGST ]

May 2014- This paper talks about a unique offering that makes it possible for Oracle RAC database to run on PCIe SSDs. The RAC cluster need not have any other shared storage, yet it still achieves the best performance, availability, scalability, and cost savings for building out blocks of databases for the public or private cloud.

Accelerating Oracle with Preferred Reads [ Source: HGST ]

May 2014- This article shows how the Virident | HGST FlashMAX II card can be used to gain read Flash performance in an ASM cluster, while keeping a copy of the data in the existing SAN storage array.

Ten ways to save money with IBM data protection [ Source: IBM ]

May 2014- IBM Tivoli Storage Manager solutions can help organizations save money while addressing their data storage challenges by providing data reduction, unified recovery management, capacity-based licensing, scalability, high performance, data life-cycle management, and high reliability.

Software Defined Storage - The Missing Link for Cloud and the Software Defined Datacenter [ Source: IBM ]

May 2014- This EMA paper gives insights on why storage matters for cloud and what's the advantages of storage virtualization for cloud. It reviews IBM's software defined storage infrastructure solution and highlights the competitive differentiator for IBM's SmartCloud offering.

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