Free your people with Google Apps for Business.
Google's suite of cloud apps will free your workforce to be truly mobile - but for the move to be a runaway success, there are a few things you need to bear in mind. Our short ebook has seven tips for a hassle-free migration, from choosing the right apps to deciding on which of your current old-school - but potentially still useful - productivity apps you'll ...
August 2014- Red Hat and Dell offer an integrated OpenStack solution specifically for enterprise private cloud deployment. Delivered as a complete, custom solution, DellT Red HatR Cloud Solutions powered by Red Hat Enterprise LinuxR OpenStackR Platform allow you to quickly deploy an enterprise grade private cloud based on OpenStack, take advantage of world-class services and support, and get faster return on investment from your cloud
August 2014- It is well know that data explosion has become increasingly expensive to manage. Need to learn how to reduce cost and risk, streamline information governance, flexibly scale and implement a comprehensive archiving and eDiscovery solution?
August 2014- Government agencies' email volume has outstripped the capabilities of paper-based records management. Learn how to achieve, maintain, and document Capstone compliance and meet records management obligations under the Presidential Directive using Enterprise Vault and eDiscovery.
Where are your shipments right now?
Fuel costs, efficient delivery, and cargo theft are age-old challenges for fleet managers. But new technologies are making them things of the past. If it moves, you can track it. Read the eBook and see how the latest tracking technologies can improve the safety, security, and efficiency of your global shipments.
August 2014- The people at the sharp end of your business - your field service engineers - spend more time on the street than they do in the office. They could be making deliveries, installations or repairs, checking insurance claims, or valuing livestock. Or they could be doing any of 101 other tasks that require them to be on-site-sometimes at very unsocial hours. What would happen if you stopped blocking their progress and started actively empowering them? Read ...
September 2014- Email delivery is a full-time job for a team of IT specialists. Implementing and maintaining a highly scalable email delivery solution is a costly undertaking that diverts key resources from other business-critical initiatives.
August 2014- It's well known that transactional email is used to send out shipping notices or password resets, but did you know that due to its high click-through rates, it can be a great way to communicate with your customers? With this guide, find out what you might be missing in your transactional emails.
August 2014- BYOD has the potential to be messy and disruptive to your IT department. As a trend that is not going away, stay ahead of the game with our 10 tenets of BYOD wisdom. Read our ebook to see how you can give your employees the flexibility to bring their own devices while still protecting the business.
August 2014- Hell is other people. And they're all in your meeting. All too often, somebody or something turns your meeting into a painful experience. Download our ebook to discover the 7 deadly sins that can drag any get-together down into purest Meeting Hell - and make sure you don't commit them yourself.
July 2014- With data playing an increasingly important role in business success, companies are seeking faster, more reliable, and more flexible connections to put the information in their data centers to good use. Read this ebook to explore connectivity considerations that meet modern needs.
July 2014- These are exciting times for enterprise application developers, as companies challenge them to build solutions that better exploit mobile devices, cloud infrastructures, sensor networks, big data, and APIs for widely used services such as Facebook and Gmail. Application development, however, isn't all intellectual exhilaration. It has its pain points, too, such as the toil that goes into creating and modifying batch workload jobs. This paper explores how app developers can use automation to deal with ...
July 2014- As organizations seek to continue leveraging the advantages of virtualization technologies, many are embracing virtualization of end user desktops via approaches such as Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI). But while VDI solutions promise significant security and operational efficiency improvements, they also bring with them unique deployment challenges. If organizations hope to reap the full benefit of a VDI deployment, they must assure the best possible end-user experience, or adoption will stall and the project will fail. ...
July 2014- This inographic describes the simple steps to an effective SharePoint deployment and user acceptance
July 2014- This collection of articles substantiates growing concerns over application performance in cloud and/or virtualized environments. While cost reduction is a primary reason enterprises move from traditional datacenter infrastructure to distributed computing, the economics don't pan out if application performance and, subsequently, user adoption suffer. However, a good understanding of performance in the cloud or in virtualized environments demands a wholly different approach to monitoring, as explained in the following articles authored by technology strategists ...
July 2014- In December 2013, Compuware commissioned Research in Action to conduct a global, independent survey of 740 senior IT professionals' attitudes and concerns relating to cloud computing. The results revealed that businesses worry that the reduced visibility and control that accompanies their move to the cloud hampers their ability to deliver a high quality end-user experience with applications. The study shows that the Service Level Agreements (SLAs) offered by cloud providers are failing to address the needs of ...
This collection discusses the common performance issues encountered when managing jobs in a Hadoop environment. Whether you are running Hadoop on-premise or utilizing a cloud-hosted MapReduce environment, or a combination of the two, this collection will give you real-world examples of how to improve the distribution and utilization of your big data deployment.
Some of the key challenges we have seen include:
• Jobs running slow or failing without a clear ...
July 2014- This DNS ebook describes how DNS has developed over the years to support business growth as new needs have emerged, for example, advanced traffic management and protection from cyber threats.
July 2014- Cloud-enabled managed hosting brings cloudlike consumption and provisioning attributes to the traditional managed hosting market. It represents an evolution of a mature market in which the wide variety of offerings and capabilities means vendors must be chosen carefully.
July 2014- This paper breaks down the challenges that often prevent the cloud from delivering the fast, flexible and affordable infrastructure companies seek - and then details the secret to achieving success with cloud solutions.
July 2014- Companies that do not have sufficient in-house expertise to either deploy or maintain an IaaS cloud should turn to Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to accelerate the planning, deployment and maintenance of their corporate cloud.
July 2014- Tools available today make it possible to significantly reduce the daily tasks that consume the time of IT operations groups like automation. And with today's new cloud and SDN architectures being deployed or just on the horizon, automation is no longer just optional. No matter what we call it the technology industry looks obsessed with the idea of automation, continuous delivery and programmability. With good reason, because the evidence is all around us-saving time is ...
July 2014- IDG Research Services surveyed DNS administrators from large organizations to understand the challenges of deploying an available, secure, high-performance DNS infrastructure. Download the infographic to understand the key issues you need to think about to ensure your DNS servers don't fail.
July 2014- Most organizations are concerned with the speed of their applications. Whether it involves an internal business application or a customer-facing shopping site, web application performance can have a huge impact on business performance. A faster-performing web application results in greater sales, better user engagement and improved productivity. The aim of accelerating these web applications is to improve the end-user experience with faster page-load times and more responsive interactivity. Read this article to learn more about ...
June 2014- Software Defined Networking (SDN) has recently hit the headlines with claims of better network utilization and easier management and many see it as the 'silver bullet' for every networking challenge. Unfortunately, most SDN solutions are targeted at large data centres and is unlikely to overcome the challenges being experienced by most enterprise technology managers and executives. To learn more about SDN and the challenges it will help you overcome (along with what it won't), download ...
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