by Rick DelGado, Independent Author Over 50% of Americans now use smartphones, with that number expected to rise in years to come. As such, businesses around the world are looking for a way to use these statistics to their advantage. Read More >>>
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By Kurt Hagerman, FireHostIf you’ve been paying attention to this series these past few months, you know by now how to lock down the cloud. In parts I, II and III, we talked about the importance of performance, compliance and security in a successful cloud infrastructure. Read More >>>
Agile Optical Networking enables IT and telecom service providers alike to conquer these challenges and accelerate delivery of cloud, mobile broadband and video-intensive services.
By John Pironti, IP ArchitectsAmericans love their electronic devices and the connectivity they provide, as evidenced by the number of Internet-connected devices they own. But a new survey shows that most are struggling with data privacy and security concerns that come with the conveniences of an increasingly always-online lifestyle. Read More >>>
Tweet The CIO Barometer is a survey carried out for the fifth year by CSC in collaboration with market research institute TNS Sofres. It is based on a quantitative analysis of the trends and outlooks for IT directors, relying on a sample of CIOs from major European, North American, Brazilian, Australian and Asian companies and public institutions. Discover the key […]
By Adam Ely, BlueboxMobile device management (MDM) pre-IPO market evaluations hit an all-time high in February 2013 however, in recent weeks, we’ve seen two other companies get acquired at fire sale prices, could it be MDM isn’t the complete answer? The answer to all questions is: yes. Read More >>>
When you this year’s Gartner’s Business Intelligence & Analytics Summit, you’ll walk with away with the information you need to apply new BI and analytics technologies to your company.
By Joe McKendrick, Author and Independent ResearcherIf you are looking for a compelling business case for Platform as a Service, look no further than some of leading firms that are racing to keep up with changes technology is imposing on their business models. Read More >>>
by Steven Smith, Technology ReviewerFile server auditing ensures safe and secure File server environment where all the critical data stored remains safe and out of the reach of the rogue users. Read More >>>
Data quality for analytics is an important topic across business domains and functional questions. There are specific requirements for analytics that need to be fulfilled. These requirements usually extend the basic data quality tasks like data standardisation or data de-duplication.
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with Mac McConnell, BonitaSoftIn this interview, Mac McConnell from Bonitasoft offers expert advice for organizations looking to overcome data management and data integration challenges, and accentuates the value of BPM and SOA within this equation.Read More >>>
by Stefan Guertzgen, SAPMost chemical SMEs would agree – their biggest challenges include developing innovative applications and formulations, delivering rapid response to changing customer needs, managing complex supply chains and meeting increasing regulatory requirements – all while competing with much larger players in their market space. Read More >>>
by Wayne Douglas, Technology ReviewerEven the mid-size enterprise has diverse sources of data flowing in every day from multiple sources. The challenge is to integrate and analyze all this information into a unified, user friendly and adaptable view. Read More >>>
Tweet Maintaining instant availability of your company’s data for those that need it, while keeping it safe, is a challenge. Every day you generate a torrent of new data — documents, media files and databases. Purging the oldest data to make room may not be an option, because regulation demands that you retain more information […]
Tweet The risk of data loss is not something you can afford to ignore. You need to know that backups are up to date and can be restored quickly and reliably. As data volumes continue to grow, and backup windows get shorter, simply adding more storage to your backup array is no longer sustainable. Traditional […]
Tweet The volume of data that your organization produces is growing year on year. And the problem is getting worse: regulatory requirements are forcing you to retain more data, and hold on to it for longer; new applications such as video are producing bigger files; and other technologies are creating masses of new data. And […]
Tweet With the pace of change overwhelming security efforts, how can IT take control? In today’s world of anytime, anywhere connectivity, IT’s marching orders seem like a contradiction in terms: give employees, partners, and customers access to everything they need when they need it, and keep it secure. Even this statement oversimplifies the problem, because IT […]
Tweet The production of data is expanding at an astonishing pace. Experts now point to 4300% increase in annual data generation by 2020. Drivers include the switch from analog to digital technologies and the rapid increase in data generation by individuals and corporations alike. DOWNLOAD WHITE PAPER
by Sam Elbeck, GlobanetOver the last decade, we have witnessed the inception and evolution of the archiving industry. The year 1999 marked the unofficial start of the archiving industry, when just a few software companies began competing to provide these solutions. Read More >>>
by Gil Allouche, QuobleAside from maybe the creation of fantasy leagues, the last huge transformation was the invention of the TV and the live broadcast of sporting events from around the world. Now, big data is promising a whole new transformation in the sporting world. Read More >>>
Tweet Organizations of all sizes are faced with the challenge of storing and gaining insight from rapidly growing volumes of data from many new sources, all while controlling costs. They are turning to software defined environments for their flexibility, efficiency, and responsiveness to changing business demands. In this webcast we’ll examine software defined storage and […]
Read this whitepaper to learn how virtualization offers dramatic benefits for midsize companies, including efficiency, cost savings, and increased reliability and performance. Find out the best way to implement a virtualization solution to allow you to do more with less and free up IT staff to focus on strategic projects that help your company grow.
This paper explores the five critical decisions organizations must adhere to when building a backup and recovery plan to prevent the complexity of virtualization that complicates IT services and the day-to-day of IT professionals across industries. It covers complete backup and recovery solutions, purpose built for organizations with specific virtualization requirements.
Read this white paper and see how 14 virtual backup products scored in this free evaluation report from Info-Tech Research Group.
This whitepaper covers what to look for in a virtualization protection solution as well as whether to consider the merits of a separate solution for protecting one’s virtual environment, compared with using a unified solution that offers comparable virtualization protection capabilities.
BonitasoftLast Tuesday, November 5th, I had the privilege of attending a live Open Source BPM event hosted by Bonitasoft in New York City. It was the 11th stop on their 2013 Process Efficiency World Tour, and was geared towards organizations looking to maximize business processes and information systems with BPM. Read More >>>
In this brief podcast, Clay Richardson, Principle Analyst at Forrester Research, discusses the future of BPM and emphasizes the value of the user experience, referring to business processes today as existing within the “Age of the Customer”.
CommVaultIt may not seem like much, but the “dark data” accumulated over the years you’ve been in business could be an untapped digital gold mine, which could give your company a competitive advantage if used in conjunction with the critical data you employ every day. Read More >>>