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.
Read the executive brief for usable advice on selecting the right ...
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 ...
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.
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.
The Pure Storage FlashArray ...
June 2014- In this document we provide information to help you to optimize the Pure Storage FlashArray for your Oracle database workload.
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.
June 2014- Understand why legacy service desks & some newer platforms have not delivered on expectations, and learn the requirements for an effective solution.
June 2014- Enable organizations to make the most of efficiencies they have realized by migrating their IT service management functions a to SaaS model.
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.
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.
June 2014- This report summarizes statistics for 2013 and outlines predictions for 2014 focusing on trends in zero-day vulnerabilities and new cybercriminal tactics.
June 2014- This white paper unveils best practices and technology solutions that help government agencies minimize the risk of security breaches.
June 2014- Dell solutions map to all areas of the FICAM and SICAM frameworks: Credential, identity, and access mgmt, federation, and auditing & reporting.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
May 2014- In this technology brief, research firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) shares their perspective on the increasing importance of a hybrid approach which combines on-premise and cloud capabilities to meet today's data protection requirements.
Virtualization promises to boost efficiency and cut costs, making it an important element in your IT department's efforts to do more with less. Whether you're running applications on physical or virtual machines, you still need to stay vigilant to guard against the constant and growing hazard of malware and other cyberthreats that can put your business at risk.
Kaspersky Lab security experts have created this practical guide to help you learn about:
Identity Provisioning is still an important part of the Identity and Access Management market. That's why the field is crowded with vendors claiming to have the solution your business needs. But which one is right for your company?
This Leadership Compass delivers an overview of those market segments. Learn more about established vendors, smaller or regional vendors with good growth potential, and which vendors your company should take a close look at when ...
Access Governance is a fast-growing component in the Identity and Access Management market - so trusting a solution to manage it is crucial for the success of your business.
In this white paper, see why Dell One Identity Manager is identified as an Overall Leader in the KuppergerCole Leadership Compass: Access Governance report. You'll also get a detailed overview and analysis of the Access Governance market segement, and the solutions available in it.
Managing identity and access across the enterprise is difficult enough, and even simple provisioning can be tough. Factor in regulating compliance and navigating complex IT and user environments, and you?re looking at pretty sizable challenge.
In this eBook, discover best practices to solve your identity governance challenges. Topics include:
A comprehensive view of governance that covers not only application access, but also data and privileged accounts.
The key ...
May 2014- In this white paper, learn six easy steps to achieve data governance - quickly, easily and without the headaches. See how to control security threats and limit data access - across all your diverse platforms - while satisfying compliance requirements.
April 2014- Organizations that need to control costs of equipment and software will find it nearly impossible to effectively manage without automated asset discovery, workflows, and integrated contract management.
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