Convergence refers to a trend where some technologies having distinct functionalities evolve to technologies that overlap, i.e. multiple products come together to form one product, with the advantages each initial component.
White Paper Published By: Macheen
Published Date: Oct 30, 2013
Relying on Wi-Fi hotspots when out of the office environment can negatively impact productivity, as well as being completely unsecure, and traditional data plans are costly. It’s time to stop the Wi-Fi shuffle and ditch the data plan today.
White Paper Published By: Cloud Pro
Published Date: Oct 03, 2013
This report, produced by the experts at Cloud Pro in association with the Cloud Industry Forum (CIF) sets out some ideas of the current thinking on hybrid cloud /hybrid IT and looks to answer some of the thorniest questions: what is a hybrid cloud/ hybrid IT? When should you go public and when should you stay on-premise?
White Paper Published By: Redhat
Published Date: Nov 19, 2013
Over time, every IT portfolio gets bogged down in the chaos of servers, platforms, and software that
make up the current IT landscape. Legacy systems, disparate architectures, and aging technologies slowly eat away at returns, reduce your ability to respond to shifting demands, and limit how quickly you can scale to meet new market opportunities. IT modernization lets you reboot your portfolio for greater agility, reduced cost, and operational excellence. This frees up your time and money to focus on innovation, not implementation.
White Paper Published By: BMC Software
Published Date: Sep 19, 2013
A variety of IT research organizations predicted that by 2014 SaaS products would account for more than 40 percent of all new software sales. By any reasonable measure, SaaS is now considered to be an acceptable and, in some cases, a desirable means of supporting a company’s business operations.
Ubiquitous connectivity has its benefits, but in the enterprise it also introduces the danger of information overload and communication breakdown. Businesses need to look to consumer social hubs and evolve their communications solutions from separate silos to an integrated mix of devices, apps and solutions on a cloud-based infrastructure.
White Paper Published By: Endace
Published Date: Jul 16, 2013
Traditional management tools fall short at enabling the quick resolution of connectivity and security issues. Keep networks up, running, and secure by adding an Intelligent Network Recording fabric to your prevention and detection tools arsenal.
"Today there are 10 billion mobile devices, 50 percent more applications, an infinite amount of unique configurations and more distributed workers than ever before," writes Elizabeth Cholawsky, VP of IT Support and Access at Citrix. And as usual, IT departments must meet these new challenges with limited resources.
"The IT world is in the midst of dramatic change."
This report helps you to understand some of the benefits and practicalities of Windows Server 2012 and the latest incarnation of the System Center management environment. Beyond the early experiences reported here, it’s important to understand that with these latest server and tool releases, Microsoft is enabling its customers to put a strategic foundation in place for the future.
This report takes a look at the enterprise threat landscape as it stands in 2013. What areas should you be sitting up and paying attention to? What areas can you afford to pay a little less attention to? We try to cover off all those questions and more. We hope you find the information inside useful as you step up your fight against the bad guys by deploying good technologies and best practice.
Making the most of convergence to bridge the gap between IT networks and traditional telephony. This white paper is aimed at IT support companies who are considering expanding their portfolio to provide converged voice and data connectivity.
White Paper Published By: SunGard
Published Date: Aug 13, 2012
Today's IT organizations are faced with the daunting task of optimizing all aspects of their departments, including people, processes and technology. Optimizing and streamlining server utilization through virtualization represents one particularly exciting example. We found that one of the most popular usage models for virtualization is to drive down server procurements in development, test and production environments. When this model is followed, future server purchases are avoided; instead, new workloads are established on existing systems.
Free Offer Published By: Box
Published Date: Jun 04, 2012
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In this on-demand video broadcast, hear Nir Zuk, CTO and co-founder of Palo Alto Networks and Rich Mogull, Analyst and CEO of Securosis, provide insights and recommendations on how to handle consumerization and the proliferation of devices.
With Riverbed, Rayonier consolidated and virtualized eight data centers down to two, without diminishing end-user performance or adding bandwidth. Download the case study to learn how Steelhead® solutions can accelerate your organization.
With the help of solutions from Riverbed Technology, Constangy, Brooks & Smith consolidated and virtualized many different servers, and eliminated the expense and difficulty of remotely managing hardware and software. Learn how you can too.
This informative report examines the Riverbed® Steelhead EX + Granite appliance, which helps organizations consolidate servers and storage and deliver IT services globally. Find out how edge-VSI can improve your IT infrastructure.
The enormity of a consolidation effort in a global organization can be daunting, but the rewards are compelling. To get a step in the right direction, download this informative report to find out how organizations are successfully consolidating.