January 2014- This white paper discusses the key market trends and challenges facing organizations as they seek to deploy mobile enterprise solutions and examines the growing requirements of these firms. It also delivers an overview of how enterprises can address the challenges in terms of repackaging and optimizing applications to better operate in a converged, dynamic mobile world.
"Exploring Business and IT Friction: Myths and Realities," outlines key issues that cause friction between business users and IT, such as:
• Gaps in customer satisfaction and the perceived value of services
• Inadequate IT support, which decreases productivity and revenue
• Lack of communication and ownership in how business users and IT work together to identify service levels and technology needs
See what 900 business and IT professionals had to say and ...
December 2013- The rapidly increasing volume, variety and velocity of data are driving the immediate need for data protection. With 2.5 quintillion bytes of data created every day, organizations cannot wait to establish business-driven protection policies for keeping data safe. The rising volume of data and the growing number of analytics systems storing sensitive data exponentially increases the risk of breaches. IBM InfoSphere has evolved information integration and governance to help organizations create and enforce real-time data security ...
December 2013- A leading financial services company used Red Hat CloudForms and reduced service delivery times from weeks to hours.
October 2013- The amount of data that users need to analyze for insights is growing by leaps and bounds. To make sense of that data, business analytics and business intelligence (BI) applications use a great deal of processing power, which can affect their performance. This is of little interest to business users, analysts and executives, all of whom expect to be able to access, analyze and process the data and intelligence they need as rapidly as possible. <...
September 2013- Forrester Consulting examines the total economic impact and potential ROI enterprises may realize by efficiently managing their virtual desktop infrastructure from a single console using VMware View.
September 2013- You have plenty of options when it comes to healthcare data warehouses - but which one is right for your organization? Discover what makes a late-binding data warehouse architecture unique among the crowd and how it works with your existing data to provide quick time-to-value. Plus learn how applying rules and definitions late in the process means you get increased agility, accuracy, and the ability to make decisions and changes based on near real-time data.
August 2013- This report provides some guidelines for how to plan a more effective Enterprise Asset Management strategy, including maturity levels, processes, and technologies in context with the synergies of IT Asset Management advances.
August 2013- After its yearly evaluation of more than 100 companies, Gartner has recognized Citrix as a Leader, reflecting its completeness of vision and ability to execute on mobile device management solutions. View the complete report.
August 2013- What happens when you take best practices for IT service management (ITSM), add technology to support those practices, and then throw social media into the mix? BMC explores how best-in-class organizations are leveraging these to drive user satisfaction and organizational success.
July 2013- Now that consumers and businesses must embrace the proiliferation of mobile technologies, your company is presented with a great opportunity. In this Guide, you'll discover how to Turn your APIs into products that generate non-stop revenue; Determine the value of your APIs and price them right and Promote your APIs to developers to increase sales and expand revenues
July 2013- Supply chain performance bears directly on the customer experience. Your company's ability to execute the perfect order - with the right quantity, product or component quality, and documentation - can profoundly influence customer loyalty and profitability.
July 2013- Today's increasingly complex global marketplace means more risk and less control - especially when it comes to transportation management. The idea of "smarter" transportation isn't necessarily new, but it has become an imperative for many manufacturers. When it comes to enhancing service and creating cost efficiencies, the value of supply chain technology has been proven beyond doubt. But what's the best way to transform your supply chain and take your business to the next level?
With so much hype surrounding the cloud, most IT professionals understandably are left scratching their heads and wondering: Should I move to the cloud? Where will it be the most helpful? How can it help drive efficiencies? Where does it not make sense? How can I separate the potential from the marketing fluff?
Read this white paper to separate the technology and business potential from the marketing fluff. Get answers to your most ...
July 2013- The cloud is the hottest thing in computing today, and enterprises are eagerly seeking to adopt it. They realize that cloud computing holds the promise of curing today’s “data center sprawl,” with its colossal complexity, considerable costs, and substantial capital investment. For their part, service providers see the cloud as a catalyst for revenue growth. Executives and leaders look forward to the day when information technology will be delivered as a pure service throughout ...
In recent years, cloud computing has been as visible as any topic in IT. Its front-page news status has been accelerated by Amazon, Salesforce.com, Yahoo, and Microsoft? , among other firms, aggressively vying for leadership in providing cloud infrastructure or services. However, this race for mindshare has obscured cloud computing facts. Many admit to the haze surrounding cloud computing.
This white paper separates fact from fiction, reality from myth, and, in doing so, ...
July 2013- Real-Time Application-Centric Operations Visibility with NetScout's Approach to Service Delivery Management.
July 2013- Application performance management today sits at a juncture that crosses many disciplines and domains: software dev, applications in production, IT services, desktops, mainframes, web, mobile, cloud services, virtualization, app testing, network infrastructure, databases, and storage. This report aims to clarify the definition of an APM solution, and how vendors (new and established) are taking them forward. Also OVUM provides a SWOT analysis for the solutions along with features assessment; the results are summarized in the ...
Blade servers bring efficiency and agility to IT infrastructures by making it easy to add and move resources and applications. In a recent study, IDC found that companies using blade servers were able to cut operating expenses by 64 percent.
But to extract the optimal benefits from blade servers, IT shops must chose a vendor whose strategy and tools reduce complexity, simplify management, support lifecycle automation and deliver the flexibility to work in any ...
If you've been involved with high-performance computing for any length of time, you've probably heard about accelerators. These are additional processing units that can take over some of the workload from your HPC system's main CPUs. Accelerators can be very cost effective. However, because these technologies are fairly new, not everyone fully understands their capabilities.
If your organization is considering deploying an HPC system with accelerator technology, this paper explains five things you ...
Crittercism surveyed over 250 IT leaders to learn about their perceptions on mobility in the enterprise. Read about the challenges IT leaders face and how to go about solving these issues. Key findings include:
• An overwhelming majority of individuals experience challenges managing mobile app performance, yet only a small fraction implement solutions
• 45% of those who indicate having challenges with performance issues with their apps state that their main problem is being blamed ...
July 2013- The need for enterprises to find innovative solutions to enable their workforce, increase productivity, reach new customers, and grow their businesses through mobility is increasing. This paper will explore the necessity for mobile apps in the enterprise. It will also analyze the risk organizations take when sub-optimal mobile strategies are implemented. Calculating the cost of failure can be complicated, but taking steps to ensure that your enterprise links progress from development to deployment of mobile ...
July 2013- Application Performance Management (APM) 1.0 was defined years ago by Gartner as application performance monitoring for client server applications. In mobile, APM has taken on new and critical importance. This paper will explore the new role APM has taken, and help IT leaders understand where it can fit in their organization. One of the key findings collected in The Challenge of Application Performance in a Mobile Application World shows that organizations are currently behind the curve ...
July 2013- This white paper outlines four key challenges to business growth, and explains how modern custom applications built with the ServiceNow Service Automation Platform can help to address these challenges effectively.
Cloud technology impacts storage strategies whether you are moving your storage to the cloud, managing the on-premises storage of private cloud applications, or a combination. IT operations and storage managers realize that the cloud offers increased agility and potential savings. But it also further increases IT complexity especially in hybrid environments, and its benefits cannot be realized without proper preparation.
Download this report today to learn how a comprehensive cloud strategy will enable ...
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