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IDC ExpertROI® SPOTLIGHT: Symantec Delivering on Its Strategic Vision with Next-Generation Secure Datacenter Powered by Cisco ACI

January 17, 2017 No Comments

Read more to learn how Symantec delivers on its strategic vision with Next-Generation Secure Datacenter powered by Cisco ACI.

IDC Solution Brief – Assessing the Business Value of SDN Datacenter Security Solutions

January 17, 2017 No Comments

Download this paper to learn how Cisco’s ACI platform uses a policy-based automation solution to provide greater scalability, a greater network and an improvement in IT alignment with business objectives. 

Cisco Intercloud Fabric: Hybrid Cloud with Choice, Consistency, Control and Compliance

January 17, 2017 No Comments

This document is written for IT decision makers, architects, engineers, and application owners who make architectural decisions for hybrid deployments. The architecture described in this document is for large and medium-sized businesses that are considering hybrid cloud solutions. This document is also useful for service providers that deliver hybrid cloud services to businesses.

IDC Paper: AFA Vendor Profile

January 16, 2017 No Comments

As you consider what vendors you will partner with in the future, this analysis provides a helpful summary of the evolving AFA Market as well as the Nimble technology, business value, customers, and go-to-market strategies.

Nimble Labs Report: Mapping the Demands of Real-World Apps – One IO at a Time

January 16, 2017 No Comments

Nimble Labs report argues that averaging doesn’t provide an accurate picture of true application performance based on data gathered using InfoSight and analyzed.

InfoSight Infographic: Machine Learning Boosts Application Uptime

January 16, 2017 No Comments

Infographic based on the InfoSight report.

Gartner Magic Quadrant 2016

January 16, 2017 No Comments

A new Gartner Magic Quadrant report shows Nimble solidly in the “Leaders” category for General Purpose Disk Arrays – in fact, Nimble is the industry leader in “Completeness of Vision”.

Tips to Minimize the Impact of a Security Breach

January 13, 2017 No Comments

The SecureWorks Incident Management and Response team developed the following recommendations to help IT and IT security organizations minimize the duration and impact of a security breach.

Security and Risk Consulting: The Value of Penetration Testing

January 13, 2017 No Comments

The threat posed by hackers is persistent, and it is important to maintain a strong defense to protect your organization. Using real-world testing on your network determines areas where you may be vulnerable.

Five Critical Rules for Firewall Management: Lessons from the Field

January 13, 2017 No Comments

Firewall management remains an organization’s primary network defense. And it’s easy for security managers to get wrong. Download this white paper and learn lessons from the field.

Cisco Annual Security Report 2016

January 9, 2017 No Comments

Learn how to become more resilient to new attacks and compete more safely in the digital age with the Cisco 2016 Annual Security Report.

Customer Case Study: How the Chester Zoo Enhanced the Customer Experience through Mobile

January 9, 2017 No Comments

Chester Zoo realized its customers were rapidly going mobile as early as 2010. Working with agency partner, Code Computerlove, the zoo embarked on a mobile transformation project to make sure every customer visit is mobile optimized before, during, and after every zoo visit.

7 Lessons from visionary Context Marketers

January 9, 2017 No Comments

Download the eBook “7 Lessons from visionary Context Marketers” and learn how you can follow the Context Marketing leaders at Danone-Nutricia, L’Oréal Redken, and Mizuno.

Hybrid-Ready Private Cloud Lets Your Business Soar

January 4, 2017 No Comments

Read more to learn how Cisco® ONE Enterprise Cloud Suite delivers a modular approach to hybrid-ready private cloud that allows you to adopt cloud services at a pace that is comfortable for your business.

2015 Cybersecurity Infographic: Attack Resiliency Challenges Industry Collaboration

January 4, 2017 No Comments

Infographic: Attackers are commandeering legitimate infrastructure and reaping millions in profit.

WebSphere on Cloud TCO Calculator

January 3, 2017 No Comments

Do you wonder how much you could save by moving your apps to the cloud? Well now with the IBM Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Calculator, the mystery is gone.

Scale-Up Architecture Makes Deploying SAP HANA Simple

December 20, 2016 No Comments

This joint session will explain SAP’s road map for SAP HANA on Power architecture and Pfizer’s rationale and lessons learned during this exciting project. Pfizer has now moved from development into production and will share the results from this recent experience.

Ctac – Driving Competitive Advantage with Real-Time Applications

December 19, 2016 No Comments

Ctac, and IT service provider, wanted to enable its customers to gain the advantages of real-time analytics without imposing high up-front investments in new infrastructure. Could it build a platform that could deliver outstanding performance and at the same time be capable of scaling in capacity as more customers took up the solution?

Building an Enterprise Linux Solution: SUSE & Power Systems

December 19, 2016 No Comments

Linux is becoming increasingly present in highly critical environments. View this webcast and learn about the benefits of having an agile and scalable platform for workloads running SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

Ensuring Business Success by Selecting the Right Application Development Platform

December 19, 2016 No Comments

This SmartSelect paper discusses the development challenges companies face today and how a suitable application development platform combined with a DevOps approach to development can provide the flexibility that takes into account the needs of developers, IT, and the business.

Middleware For The Modern Age: Tools For Making Cloud And On- Premises Systems Work Together

December 16, 2016 No Comments

In this white paper, you’ll learn how tools for continuous development, patterns for scaling infrastructure, resources for managing APIs, and highly flexible application servers can help meet your goals, as well as meet management and market demands.

LabTech Integration – A Quick Training Guide for Enabling Trend Micro’s Integration With LabTech Platform

December 16, 2016 No Comments

Watch our short intro video to learn how our solution helps you manage Trend Micro security more e ectively.


December 16, 2016 No Comments

Download this white paper and learn about the three key must-haves in a smart security solution for your small business.


December 7, 2016 No Comments

Download this eBook to learn how to bust barriers to digital transformation success.

Low-Code Guide – Everything you need to succeed in your low-code development journey

December 7, 2016 No Comments

Low-Code development is the way to build apps more quickly by reducing the need to code.

Online commerce: Plotting a course to personalization

December 7, 2016 No Comments

Inspire your organization to deliver the personalized, contextualized commerce experience your customers demand. Download this report.

When content meets commerce: How to make it a perfect relationship

December 7, 2016 No Comments

Download “When content meets commerce: How to make it a perfect relationship,” to help you more quickly and effectively shape your digital experience platforms around the needs of your customers.

Data Erasure’s Role in Limiting Your Exposure to Cyber Attack

December 1, 2016 No Comments

Learn about the challenges of erasing SSDs, including how to overcome them using a certified data erasure process, which will both streamline processes and ensure regulatory compliance.

5 Trends Transforming the Digitalization of Business in 2016

December 1, 2016 No Comments

Download this eBook to understand how mobile misdiagnosis, privacy weaknesses in connected ‘things’ and privacy as a point of differentiation are trends that will have an impact on your data and device management.

Holiday Shopping: When Smartphone Upgrades Go Wrong in a BYOD Workplace

December 1, 2016 No Comments

Download our new study to understand key findings from what your employees are doing and the data security risks that could occur when end users ditch their old phones for new ones this holiday season.


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