September 2014- The purpose of this paper is to provide an insight into how some of Europe's leading insurer's are applying Curve Fitting in practice, the benefits that are being derived and some of the practical challenges that need to be addressed.
September 2014- In a world increasingly run by software, failures caused by bugs have never been more visible or high profile. However, a study from the Judge Business School of the University of Cambridge, UK, published in 2013, found that the global cost of debugging software has risen to $312 billion annually. Finding and fixing bugs faster, in a more predictable and productive way, is vital for developers and managers. This whitepaper explores the various debugging options currently available ...
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.
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.
August 2014- With an increasing amount of electronic submissions subject to FOIA, the department was challenged meeting its FOIA obligations. Read how the Department was able to streamline the collection, analysis, review, and production of electronic information.
August 2014- Need a single application to manage legal, regulatory, and investigative matters? eDiscovery solution enables agencies to defensibly solve real-world challenges across the entire eDiscovery lifecycle from legal hold and collections through analysis, review, and production.
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 ...
July 2014- Achieve an astounding return on investment with Dell Software. Independent research proves Toad for Oracle delivered a 2,677 percent risk-adjusted ROI in five years for a large transportation company.
July 2014- Learn more about how your agency can replicate critical data and applications for high availability during regular service, environment upgrades, and migrations.
Modern applications are increasingly complex, growing rapidly and being deployed across multiple environments and infrastructure models (physical, virtual and cloud). In order to keep up with increasing business demands, development and testing teams are adopting agile methodologies and automated testing processes. Download this whitepaper to get a better understanding of how to select a reliable application release automation solution to keep up with increasing business demands. This whitepaper discusses:
- Why application release and ...
June 2014- Bridging the technology/budget/alignment gap in the 'new normal'; increase efficiencies, reduce costs & make the most of existing assets.
June 2014- How to drive ROI from service performance: examining the cost benefits of automated service-level management.
June 2014- Since the beginning of web application delivery, there has been an opportunity for fraudsters to get into the middle of a transaction and impersonate the legitimate user. Since the credentials used for this fraud are valid and "expected to be under the control of the real user," this type of impersonation has been difficult if not impossible to detect and stop.
June 2014- Dell Software commissioned research provider Market Connections, Inc. to poll federal IT workers on awareness of, and attitudes toward, the use of GRC software in federal agencies, especially the features they deem most critical when selecting a tool. This white paper explores the findings of that poll and shows to what extent agencies are using GRC software.
May 2014- An executive summary of the results of a survey conducted by Desktop Engineering to gauge its audience¬ís familiarity with high performance cluster computing and its benefits.
May 2014- This book examines data storage and management challenges and explains software-defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using the IBM General Parallel File System (GPFS).
This whitepaper, authored by Bloor Research practice leader David Norfolk, compares two different PaaS (platform as a service) solutions - OutSystems Platform and Force.com.
The paper includes a comprehensive analysis of the two PaaS solutions with a focus on providing an objective look at two products that are both "fit for a purpose." The paper provides enough information to help IT professionals determine which product matches their needs and requirements.
April 2014- Nearly half of large enterprises polled have deployed a private cloud service, and only 11% have no plans to do so through 2014. While actual hybrid cloud computing deployments are rare, nearly three-fourths of large enterprises expect to have hybrid deployments by 2015.
Operational complexity within IT is increasing. BYOD, IaaS, PaaS, even consumer-level cloud-based services are rolling in the door, and IT has to effectively manage everything from legacy mainframes and traditional multi-tier application servers to ad hoc systems and personally owned mobile devices, while having less control over the environment and endpoints than ever.
At the same time, tolerance for downtime is decreasing, the cost of service slowdowns and interruptions is increasing, and the ...
Businesses need more from their Windows security structure - including role-based access control, automated delegation of permissions, centralized permissions reporting, and data consistency rules. A lot has changed since the introduction of the Windows NT security structure in 1993, but finding the right solution can be a challenge.
Learn why administrators need to be less involved in securing Active Directory (AD) and how employing the right solution can help your organization avoid common errors ...
Good access control results from avoiding the use of local groups, whether on Windows file servers, in Microsoft SQL Server, SharePoint or elsewhere, and instead, assigning permissions to Active Directory (AD) groups. Until you manage the bulk of entitlements through AD, you are unable to understand, much less control access.
Learn how AD groups are at the center of access control and governance - and what it takes to manage them. The whitepaper ...
Allowing data center server operators to operate as Active Domain administrators is a common - and potentially the most damaging - security risk in the Active Directory infrastructure. The challenge for the Active Directory administrator is to adequately secure their directory, while still delegating enough domain controller administration rights to allow effective daily operations.
Learn the security risks associated with the simple implementation of the domain controller security model, and gain insight into ...
March 2014- Learn the 12 major tasks of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) administration and management, and why it is important for administrators to delegate several of these tasks to other members of their technical team including technicians, help desk personnel, and even users such as team managers and administrative assistants. While delegation can help reduce the amount of work administrators have to perform to manage AD DS infrastructures, it only addresses one or two of these ...
Over the years, single sign-on (SSO) has been the easiest, most convenient way for users to access what they need. However, there are identity and access management requirements that SSO can't solve - governance, provisioning and privileged account management to name a few.
In this white paper, learn more about the benefits of SSO, and see why taking a flexible approach to single sign-on is critical in today's evolving application environments.
This excerpt from IDC's 2013 Vendor Assessment provides expert analysis of the hardware support services market. See how HP was positioned and why.
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