May 2010- With Internet Explorer’s dominance waning and Firefox, Safari, Google Chrome and a host of others catching up fast, managing browser diversity is becoming increasingly challenging. Plus there are multiple versions of each browser in use, underscoring a fact of life for website designers, web application developers, and your entire IT department: web pages can look and perform differently from one browser to another.
SaaS leaders like Omniture, Monster.com, Salary.com and Webex have known for years that performance problems can impact customer experience and have a huge impact on revenues, renewals, brand perception and overall user satisfaction.
Savvy SaaS leaders know that overall Web performance — including availability, responsiveness and consistency — needs to be a top concern in order to protect their customer experiences and minimize Web performance issues before they have a catastrophic impact on ...
May 2010- One thing is clear — the mobile web has crossed the chasm — to the benefit of organizations everywhere. Yet what are mobile users’ expectations and how do they characterize the current mobile web experience? To find out, Gomez, Inc. commissioned Equation Research to conduct a study of consumers’ mobile Internet usage and perceptions.
May 2010- Peak Online Traffic Periods are critical since more Web visitors mean more revenue opportunities. Yet what are consumers’ expectations during peak traffic times, and how do they behave if/when they experience poor web performance? To find out, Gomez commissioned Equation Research to conduct a study of consumer Internet usage experiences during peak traffic times.
May 2010- Verax Systems details the possibilities of hotspots in this white paper. The company discusses how the proper management of hotspots can be a source of additional revenue, market research, or a medium to display information such as advertisements.
April 2010- With the advent of new tools such as HTML 5 and the adoption of new Rich Interactive Application (RIA) frameworks such as Adobe Flex and Microsoft Silverlight, it is time to revamp the Web, according to Luristic. This white paper proposes ways to strengthen the architecture of future Web sites by adopting five fundamental architectures.
April 2010- Web, email, and IM pose serious threats to the modern organization. Most organizations lack the necessary resources required to protect their borders from the level of threat stemming from multiple vectors. Whether authorized or unauthorized, uncontrolled use of public networks exposes organizations to risks that can compromise productivity, profitability, business continuity and customer trust. Accidental or deliberate data leakage, inappropriate use and regulatory non-compliance are very real dangers. Most organizations probably do not feel that ...
April 2010- If you decide to develop a Facebook application, you need a professional development team that can implement that task in the most effective way. This article from Acceptic provides a few tips that can be useful when selecting a Facebook app provider.
January 2010- Now that we have been exposed to many different devices with many different platforms, it is possible, if not necessary, to establish some best practices regarding navigation, which is the single most important criteria for usability and Rich User Experience (RUE).
March 2010- Acceptic provides and overview of recommendations for Facebook application owners and designers. According to the company, these recommendations can be helpful when planning, designing, and developing Facebook apps.
January 2010- Now that we have been exposed to many different devices with many different platforms, it is possible, if not necessary, to establish some best-practices regarding navigation, which is the single most important criteria for usability and Rich User Experience (RUE). The objective is to raise the bar from the low common denominator of a mundane to a rich navigation that offers engaging, immersive, interactive, collaborative, attractive, and even desirable experience that attracts intrigued visitors and ...
January 2010- When technology becomes a commodity by satisfying basic needs, user experience dominates. Making software useful or even usable are necessary conditions but not sufficient enough to succeed. Making software desirable is the goal.
February 2010- Searchable Web Content on Portable Media
December 2009- This white paper discusses the features and benefits that the Ajax WebMail interface of Axigen Mail Server offers in terms of third-party content delivery, including their impact on user productivity, targeted information delivery, creation of value added services or advertising.
January 2009- Social Media involves all the Internet-enabled means that people may use to communicate, share, and collaborate. This white paper features the social media phenomenon and the important social media trends that are being adopted successfully by various businesses. Through various real-life examples, it shares that how social media has made a tremendous impact in the growth and development of these businesses. The white paper also introduces the social media software and how it can assist ...
November 2009- Mashups are in the front line of realigning IT toward growth innovation, providing the essential capability to gather data from across and beyond the enterprise to then extend people networks and processes beyond the boundary of the enterprise securely. If you’re thinking about SOA or already adopting, enterprise mashups represent the ideal portal solution to mix and consume Web services. Enterprise mashups are set to play a significant role in government IT during 2010.
May 2009- Sitecore CMS is an extensive Web Content Management (WCM) platform for the mid market. It offers reduced IT expenditures, a streamlined content lifecycle, and a return of content control to the subject matter experts. The newest incarnation of Sitecore CMS version 6.0 is a mature product that incorporates standard social media components such as wikis, blogs, RSS syndication, and “e-mail a friend” features.
January 2009- Social Media involves all the Internet-enabled means that people may use to communicate, share, and collaborate. This white paper features the social media phenomenon and the important social media trends that are being adopted successfully by various businesses. Through several real-life examples, it shares that how social media has made a tremendous impact on the growth and development of these businesses. This white paper also introduces the social media software and how it can assist ...
June 2009- Most of the content management systems implementation fail due to lack of proper planning and not clearly thinking through the short-term and long-term CMS needs of an organization. This paper derives a plan showing an implementation roadmap that could be very helpful for successful delivery of the project.
October 2009- Your business faces tough competition in today's global economy. Become more agile with innovative, performance-based foundations using SOA applications and services.
February 2009- Citrix Online has put together a practical guide that explores how Web-based solutions have enabled real companies to achieve remarkable results, such as reducing cost per sale by 75 percent; improving productivity by 10 percent and increasing revenue by $1 million.
No matter how exciting your new functionality or the promise of your latest application, individuals and companies are concerned that they may be putting viruses or malware on their machines. Before potential customers can feel comfortable downloading your code, and before most platform and network providers will run it, they need to know two things: Who you are and that your code hasn’t been changed since you published it.
Learn how code ...
Adobe requires developers and software publishers building desktop applications for Adobe? AIR™ to digitally sign their code. VeriSign? Code Signing Certificates for Adobe AIR build trust by authenticating your identity and validating code integrity. Because VeriSign’s root certificates come pre-installed on most end users’ Windows and Mac OS computers, they are trusted by these operating systems.
In other words, VeriSign code signing certificates help software to install smoothly, without triggering the security ...
July 2009- Strategic implementation involves identifying key stakeholders and target segments, gaining a clear understanding of business goals and objectives, determining the processes through which these can best be achieved, and ensuring the training and support is in place to maximize results. The aim of this paper is to educate users about strategic implementation, and the impact it can have on success in the online environment.
April 2008- Most successful businesses start with a plan. They begin with the end in mind. A Web site is no different. It simply functions in the online world, rather than the physical world. Here are seven key strategies for planning your online business.
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