July 2014- Web application acceleration implementations use combinations of three key acceleration principles: 1. Send data as efficiently as possible; 2. Send data as infrequently as possible; and 3. Send as little data as possible. Different combinations can produce very different results and, more importantly, they can require dramatically different investments in time and resources. To decide on the best practical implementation of acceleration technologies for a particular organization, it is important to explore how each implementation employs the key ...
If you haven't explored the benefits of website tag and data management, now is the time to discover it.
With the rapid adoption of website optimization and personalization solutions in the last few years, digital marketers have faced serious marketing and technical execution challenges. Efficient workflows, execution, and overall test management continue to be a struggle, and according to Web Analytics Demystified, the biggest hurdle is instrumenting the website with the testing vendor's ...
Marketing agility is critical for enterprises that interact with their prospects and customers via a wide array of channels. Enterprises that deliver static, un-optimized experiences are losing consumers and market share to more nimble competitors that have mastered the art and science of consumer interaction in the digital age.
Marketing agility relies on three pillars that enterprises must have in place:
1. Rapidly execute any digital marketing initiative through any channel or ...
Target site users with a personalized experience
Creating more personalized web experiences is vital to growing revenue, especially for large enterprises.
This means the number of marketing technologies to vet, deploy and manipulate keeps growing. The volume of tags and websites to manage is exploding. And the pressure to optimize everything is relentless.
In this use case, see how Sony Electronics uses Ensighten to improve website performance, reduce customer ...
The current state of software configuration management (SCM) systems employed at medium and large corporations is often inadequate to support modern agile processes, reveals exclusive research from UBM Tech. Core challenges include code refactoring, cross-repository migration, improved branching and support.
SCM systems play an important supporting role in audit - and compliance - related tasks, but the UBM Tech research indicates that many corporations are lacking in this area. Added to this challenge ...
As healthcare personnel increasingly use their own mobile devices at work, IT departments need to ensure a high-level of data protection, manageability, and regulatory compliance. With the increase in productivity and collaboration comes the need for incremental server, storage and networking requirements.
This whitepaper discusses the benefits and challenges of BYOD and how client virtualization, virtual desktop strategies and solutions that address multivendor device management can help IT departments maintain control.
October 2012- Learn why bring your own device (BYOD) activities and content sites take up valuable WAN and internet bandwidth and disrupt the performance of mission-critical enterprise applications.
Cloud computing has emerged as a technology almost every industry that provides or consumes software, hardware, and infrastructure can leverage. The technology and architecture that cloud service and deployment models offer are a key area of research and development for geographic information system (GIS) technology.
GIS in the Cloud provides an overview that includes a definition of cloud computing and discusses the differences between the three core cloud service models - Software as ...
myYearbook, an innovative and rapidly growing social media site, must manage the extraordinary demands caused by the explosive growth in traffic.
To do so, its engineers need to stay ahead of the curve on the deployment of leading edge technologies which both meet its current performance demands, but also provide headroom for growth.
Learn how myYearbook upgraded its infrastructure to improve network performance.
Memcached is a widely deployed distributed database caching technology implemented by tens of thousands of Web 2.0 sites such as Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Salesforce.com, Wikipedia, and Craigslist. Memcached accelerates dynamic web applications, and is an important part of many social networking and big data infrastructures.
Discover how Solarflare's 10GbE technology accelerates user access to Web 2.0 and learn how to improve the efficiency of the infrastructure to provide a better user experience, while managing ...
March 2022- In the past year, not only has organizational use of social technologies come of age but the market has found a term that better expresses the scope and intentions behind the use of social technologies ? social business. Social business is the result of making organizations more humane, adaptive, and resilient in order to increase revenue through relevance and reduce costs through crowdsourcing. Communities sit at the heart of these efforts.
This paper examines how social media applications are influencing the workforce and how these technologies can be implemented to achieve
core organization performance goals and improving business processes.
Understanding how to gain greater value and flexibility from the new highly-engaged workforce in conjunction with ‘Enterprise 2.0’ processes and technologies to effectively support critical business functions is a major challenge for organizations.
We examine the changing workforce and what they expect from a ...
This paper examines the value of collaborative and ‘social’ concepts and their associated technologies towards achieving core performance goals
and facilitating underlying business process.
Understanding how to orchestrate greater value and flexibility from large enterprise backbone applications in conjunction with newer, more agile‘Enterprise 2.0’ processes and technologies to effectively support critical business functions is a major challenge for business leadership. We examine the challenges of inflexible legacy ‘1.0’ business designs and underlying systems against ...
February 2011- This white paper covers key trends in office productivity in the 21st century and how customers can benefit from them. These trends include proliferation of open standards, the latest web and mobile innovations, and tighter integration with enterprise applications. The internet and mobile devices are key drivers for new value-add in office software. The benefits from these trends will increase team productivity and significantly decrease IT costs. They increase productivity by easy-to-use team collaboration, web ...
July 2010- A Web content management system (CMS) provides companies in the financial sector with the tools they need to build an engaging and persuasive Web experience to customers, prospects, employees and management. The benefits of using a CMS to create Web-based services are many: faster time-to-market and competitive advantage due to on-the-fly content creation; increased customer satisfaction through consistent presentation of services and data across channels; improved internal efficiency via "create once, use many" paradigm; faster ...
This whitepaper guides developers through the steps involved with developing a multi-page image viewer using Silverlight, and provides a quick review of the ImageGear for Silverlight toolkit, available from Accusoft Pegasus. The step-by-step instructions, detailed explanations, and screenshots in this whitepaper ensure developers are well on their way to building a solid Silverlight application.
Once the image viewer is built, it will be ready for deployment to the Windows Azure Cloud via an ...
Securities traders, banks, investment advisors and others in the financial services industry have long embraced new communication tools. Regulators, such as the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), the National Futures Association (NFA), the Financial Services Authority (FSA) and others have established regulations regarding the appropriate use and management of the content generated using these tools.
However, financial services firms want and need to use new communication and information tools to supplement their use ...
June 2010- This paper provides bankers with the background needed to understand the world of social media and to determine how to best navigate within this changing online demography. It is intended to provide a blueprint of what social media is today and how it can be harnessed for banks and financial services firms. The paper also discusses a model with recommended practices for the successful implementation of social media planning strategy. The following topics are addressed ...
May 2010- Onsite Social for Online Commerce, produced by leader in onsite social shopping TurnTo Networks, provides online retailers with insight and best practices for adopting onsite social strategies that build consumer trust and loyalty while driving conversions. The whitepaper presents a set of core principles to guide online retailers through the integration of their online stores with popular social networks – a strategy TurnTo refers to as “Onsite Social” – that increase the value of social initiatives and ...
October 2009- Enterprise search platforms continue gaining acceptance within corporate environments. The ability to leverage a single application to search an increasing number of information sources and content types is spearheading successful deployment of enterprise search technologies. However, an ever-increasing pool of information has diluted the user’s ability to quickly find relevant information. Moreover, as more types of content are introduced into an enterprise (blogs, wikis, tweets), retrieval and rendering of these results become increasingly more ...
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.
You can’t improve what you don’t measure—and what you measure matters. In the case of dynamic Web 2.0 applications, what you measure must reflect the real user experience—which can only be captured from within the browser.
The reason is that dynamic Web 2.0 applications often obscure visibility into performance, so they must be accompanied by changes in how application performance is monitored.
This report describes these issues and profiles ...
March 2010- Non-profit organizations can use the raw power of social media networks to foster direct communication with the public, their volunteers, and prospective donors, as well as create a virtual 'face' for their organization. Simply having a Web site or Facebook page will not add significant value to your organization. More and more, not-for-profits are realizing that creating content and messaging that engage audiences is necessary to achieving specific goals. Abrams Research has outlined the major ...
April 2010- Software licensing. Free open source or proprietary software? How do you combine the advantages of these two licensing models? Bitrix offers its solution of this problem -- the Bitrix hybrid licensing model.
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.
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