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Migrating, Managing, and More

by MicrosoftMay 02, 2016

Cloud technologies are reshaping expectations for IT pros and the business they manage. IDG Research Services, in conjunction with Microsoft, recently surveyed 55 IT pros who have deployed enterprise business applications to a public or hybrid cloud. All respondents are deeply involved in the purchase or implementation of third-party cloud solutions. This includes strategic planning, solution mapping and recommendation, and vendor selection. A wide array of industries was represented, from

  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Cloud Services
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Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service, Worldwide

by MicrosoftMay 02, 2016

Gartner has positioned Microsoft in the Leaders Quadrant in the 2015 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) based on its completeness of vision and ability to execute in the IaaS market. Gartner defines cloud IaaS as a standardized, highly automated offering where compute resources, complemented by storage and networking capabilities, are owned by a service provider and offered to the customer on-demand.**




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  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Cloud Services
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Gartner's Top 10 Cloud Myths

by MicrosoftMay 02, 2016

Cloud computing is uniquely susceptible to the confusion and hype that surrounds it. Here, Gartner provides a top 10 list of the most common misconceptions that CIOs should look out for.

  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Cloud Services
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Cloud Driving Big Changes in IT Organization Skills

by MicrosoftMay 02, 2016

3rd Platform disruption -- cloud, mobility, big data/analytics, and social business -- is causing most businesses to transform. While IT organizations have worked hard over the years to learn how to cope with change, the current rate of acceleration and the order-of-magnitude increases in every measure of volume present the CIO with a seemingly impossible challenge. Key trends in cloud computing are illustrative of the changing nature of the skills needed in an IT organization.

  • Infrastructure as a Service
  • Cloud Services
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Behind-the-Scenes: A Look at CoxHealth's Network Modernization

by BrocadeApr 28, 2016

From networking gear sharing closets with mops and medical equipment to a dedicated IT-as-a-service model. Watch this webinar to see how CoxHealth modernized its IT network-increasing reliability from two-nines to four-nines, simplifying management, and establishing an SDN-ready platform for the future.

  • Brocade
  • Networking
  • Infrastructure
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10 Reasons Healthcare Organizations Should Deploy a New IP Network

by BrocadeApr 28, 2016

Information is the lifeblood of patient care. This ZK Research paper explains how, with the New IP, you can better leverage information thanks to a modern, patient-centered network. It's a smart way to improve service delivery, patient safety, and data security.

  • Brocade
  • Networking
  • Infrastructure
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Disruption is Dead

by CognianceApr 28, 2016

RIP disruption...finicky users with little patience for poor design dug your grave and smartly-designed products pushed you in. Disruption for the sake of disruption no longer produces market-winning successes. As some original products Google and Airbnb created can demonstrate, disruption is dead. Download this paper to explore why a user-focused, design-led mentality for technology products delights markets and satisfies that picky user in all of us.

  • Cogniance
  • Software
  • Social
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Pretty Isn't the Point

by CognianceApr 28, 2016

People have always been drawn to beauty. Pretty usually wins, but Product Designer Lars Martin Haukohl puts it best, "Great design creates a perfect fit between the product and the human. Beauty is just another function." Read this paper to learn the three questions that great designers ask in the development process that lead to killer products, what MIT found about the design-led organization and more. Explore what makes a market WOW, not just a market win.

  • Cogniance
  • Productivity
  • Enterprise
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6 Reasons Designers Prototype

by CognianceApr 28, 2016

It's almost counter-intuitive. When creating a new product - whether that's a sexy pair of audio headphones or building an iOS/Android app, slowing down to build a prototype will invariably speed up the launch. But how can that be? Read this article to learn six reasons designers prototype and how this critical development step can get your product further. 3D models and click-able prototypes are the CEO's new best friend.

  • Cogniance
  • Operating Systems
  • Software Developers
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5 Things Your Board Needs to Know About Security

by Guidance SoftwareApr 27, 2016

Discover what the 5 key things your board should know about security in order to get initiatives funded and more.

  • Guidance Software
  • Security
  • Cybersecurity
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