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Optim Data Growth Solution for Oracle E-Business Suite by IBM.
Align continuous control of your E-Business Suite data with business objectives. Optim's proven archiving capabilities enable you to set desired service levels for each category of E-Business Suite data - for example, current data, reporting data and historical data. You maintain universal access to information.
Optim Data Growth Solution for Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise by IBM.
IBM's Optim™Data Growth Solution for Oracle's PeopleSoft Enterprise provides proven archiving capabilities. Now you can align continuous control of your PeopleSoft data with business objectives to optimize performance, mitigate risks and control costs.
Optim™ Data Privacy Solution by IBM.
The Optim™ Data Privacy Solution de-identifies application data so that it can be safely used in testing or training environments. By substituting fictionalized yet realistic data for confidential information, Optim enables sites to test effectively while supporting privacy compliance initiatives.
'Big Data' Will Have a Big Impact on MDM Strategy by IBM. April 10, 2013 - In today's fast-paced tech environment, popular trends such as social media, cloud computing, and big data will all have a huge impact on MDM, and you need to be prepared for how to deal with the changes. Check out this expert e-guide to discover insights on leveraging MDM tools and strategies to tackle big data and other BI trends.
10 Cloud Storage Requirements from Marc Staimer by IBM. December 28, 2011 - This E-Guide was designed to get the facts straight on cloud as it defines cloud storage and lists Chief Dragon Slayer of Dragon Slayer Consulting, Marc Staimer’s top cloud storage requirements. Also in this guide – discussion around the recent cloud washing phenomenon created by marketers and vendors.
10 Tips for Moving Social Media and Mobile Marketing out of Silos by IBM. November 30, 2013 - In this white paper, get 10 tips to help break through the silos and integrate social and mobile marketing with traditional channels.
11 Habits for Highly Successful BPM Programs: Proven Steps for Getting Started with Process Improvement by IBM. December 15, 2010 - Read this paper for an outline of the steps an organization needs to take to achieve enterprise-wide business process management success.
113% ROI through Analytics: Case study on Mueller, Inc. by IBM. February 12, 2014 - Access the following case study to reveal the analytics solution Mueller, Inc. utilized to effectively allocate resources, deliver better services to customers, and most importantly, increase the return on assets by 20%.
2012 IBM X-Force Annual Trend and Risk Report by IBM. July 19, 2013 - Access this informative resource to learn about the latest trends and technology that security pros are taking advantage of in order to provide effective and efficient mobile security.
2013 Conference Takeaways: Flash and Software-defined Storage by IBM. June 12, 2013 - This short webcast discusses the Flash tipping point, the velocity of open, software defined storage systems, and how data and data loss are driving systems architecture.
2013 Critical Capabilities for SIEM by IBM. May 07, 2013 - In this Gartner report, unveil a vendor comparison of the top 13 security information and event management (SIEM) offerings in the market today, and learn which capabilities are drawing businesses' attention.
2013 Keynote Recaps: Efficient Storage from Flash to Analytics by IBM. July 09, 2013 - Watch this Storage Keynote session from IBM Edge2013 to learn what's new in IBM's storage portfolio and where IBM is investing in storage solutions that can help transform your business by bringing the advantages and efficiency of Smarter Storage technologies to your environment -- from flash to analytics.
2013 Magic Quadrant for Application Security Testing by IBM. July 23, 2013 - This exclusive paper examines a set of application security testing solutions that are designed to analyze and test applications for security vulnerabilities using static, dynamic and interactive testing techniques. Read on to find out how you can stay ahead of the market.
2013 Magic Quadrant for SIEM by IBM. May 07, 2013 - This Gartner Magic Quadrant highlights the top 16 SIEM vendors in the market today, and why many are offering threat intelligence and security analytics with their services.
3 Killer Apps for Virtualized Storage by IBM. November 07, 2013 - This brief video examines three critical applications that have become possible and practical thanks to storage virtualization. Watch now to learn more.
3 Must-Have Capabilities for Today's Warehouse Environments by IBM. May 31, 2013 - You need to be able to store and analyze data as quickly as it's pouring into your business -- and that's pretty fast. Unfortunately, traditional data warehousing technologies aren't often up to the task. View this informative resource to get an in-depth look at three must-have capabilities for effective modern data warehouses.
3 Step Path To Storage Cloud Services Using IBM System Storage by IBM. December 30, 2011 - This white paper explores the path to a smooth transition to private cloud services. Read on to learn the most effective approach to implementing a private cloud solution.
5 ways to use storage more efficiently by IBM. May 12, 2011 - With declining budgets, unchecked capacity demands, and growing data files, getting the most out of your storage resources is more important than ever. This SearchStorage.com E-Guide discloses what you need to know before making the efficiency plunge.
6 Storage Efficiency Technologies: What They Do and How You Save by IBM. October 20, 2011 - This E-Guide can help you achieve your efficiency goals by outlining different storage tools to use, how they work and how you can save by using them. Also discover the pros and cons of storage management tools today.
6 ways to Accelerate Android mobile application development by IBM. May 31, 2012 - Read this white paper to understand the six main challenges that are unique to Android development. Then, learn six solid strategies for overcoming them and accelerating Android application delivery.
7 Habits of Highly Effective Teams by IBM. April 22, 2013 - Consult this informative video to learn more about the widespread adoption of "going agile." Find out how you can obtain shorter release cycles, greater flexibility and tighter alignment by going agile. It explores the broad technical, organizational and process changes that can help your team transition to an agile environment.
7 Proven Practices to Strengthen Release Management by IBM. September 30, 2013 - Taking an application from development to production can be a long, arduous process - but it doesn't have to be. With the right approach to release management, you can accelerate application deployment as well as reduce risks typically associated with rapid deployment.
7 Reasons to Implement Storage Resource Management Software by IBM. April 30, 2013 - This industry leading storage resource management suite can help reduce the complexity of managing your storage environments. It enables you to centralize, simplify and automate the routine tasks associated with storage systems, networks and replication services.
7 Vital Tips for Video Meetings Sales Success by IBM. January 29, 2013 - This brief by Gihan Perera, founder of First Step Communications, provides 10 practical tips for keeping control of your online meetings.
9 Steps to Building a Business Case for B2B Integration by IBM. February 24, 2011 - Putting together a business case does not rank high on most IT executives’ list of favorite activities. But the ability to put together a compelling case is now more than ever a core competency. This paper explains how you can significantly increase your chances of approval if you follow the nine steps provided within.
A Bathwick Group white paper: A foundation for database simplification, consolidation and cost reduction by IBM. November 09, 2011 - This white paper challenges several assumptions about scale-out architectures and explains how consolidation and virtualisation can help you regain control over your infrastructure.
A BI Agenda for Midsize Organizations: Six Strategies for Success by IBM. January 15, 2009 - Make informed decisions at a lower cost with the right BI strategy.
A Brazilian company adopts IBM System z to handle rapid business growth by IBM. May 29, 2013 - This on-demand video case study explains how Sicoob, Brazil's largest cooperative credit system, achieved high performance and scalability by investing in the right server platform, allowing the company to accommodate business growth.
A Breakthrough Approach for Efficient IT Service Delivery by IBM. June 2008 - Organizations in every industry are exploiting advanced technologies to gain a competitive advantage. In this whitepaper learn about IBM's vision for the new enterprise data center which offers an evolutionary new model for efficient IT delivery.
A Breakthrough in Service Delivery for Data Center Workloads by IBM. June 25, 2009 - Watch this Webcast as IBM reveals new offering that can sustain ongoing cost reduction while improving service levels over the long term.
A Cloud-Based Storage Management Platform for Companies of any Size by IBM. November 12, 2012 - This organization wanted to bring the storage manager platform to smaller/medium sized companies. They came up with a cloud-based solution to make this complex enterprise system small business friendly.
A Comparison of PowerVM and x86-Based Virtualization Performance by IBM. April 14, 2010 - Turning to virtualization can increase an organization’s IT performance. But finding the ideal consolidation solution can be tricky. Read the white paper, “A Comparison of PowerVM and VMware Virtualization Performance”. See how IBM Power7 and PowerVM outdo other x86-based platforms to achieve broader scalability and increased flexibility.
A Comprehensive Best Practice Approach to Business Resilience and Risk Mitigation by IBM. June 2008 - This white paper serves as a comprehensive, best-practices approach to business resilience and risk mitigation. Common types of risk and the steps organizations must take to develop an effective risk mitigation strategy are discussed.
A Day in a Low Carbon Life: What Might It Be like to Lead a Business in 2012? by IBM. May 2008 - This entertaining paper describes a day in the life of a fictional Chief Executive Officer, preparing to face market analysts in 2012.
A foundation for database simplification, consolidation and cost reduction by IBM. February 14, 2012 - This white paper challenges the x86 processor trend, demonstrating that modern mainframe technology represents a scale-up option to the current racks filled with blades. It looks at the way organizations can benefit in terms of improved agility, increased reliability and cost savings by consolidating Oracle databases onto IBM’s zEnterprise.
A Fully Customized Report on the Best Cloud for your Organization by IBM. March 07, 2014 - This unique resource will take some basic information about you and your company and turn it into a detailed report about the right cloud for you.
A Holistic Approach to One of Today's Biggest IT Risks: Malware by IBM. January 31, 2014 - This white paper offers background on today's malware and its 4 predictable steps. Click through to discover a set of integrated solutions that offer improved visibility and defense to block advanced attacks.
A Large U.S. Health Insurer Speeds Backup and Recovery by IBM. August 03, 2010 - Read this case study to learn how a major health insurer implemented an IBM virtual tape library solution that reduced the time and effort spent on storage management and enabled significant cost savings.
A Lifecycle Approach to Systems Quality: Because You Can’t Test in Quality at the End by IBM. December 17, 2009 - This white paper looks at approaches for effectively integrating quality management into lifecycle activities and the potential benefits this can deliver for project and business outcomes.
A Major Change in x86 Server Design: IBM X6 Platforms by IBM. January 31, 2014 - Access this informative resource to find out the how revolutionized x86 servers will be used, as well as the benefits they will provide.
A Mobile Application Development Primer by IBM. April 30, 2012 - Read this white paper to discover a mobile application development strategy can help you simplify the mobile app user experience, improve economic governance of the project, ensure traceability of requirements, enact ultra-agile methods, accelerate deployment, and reduce cost-of-change.
A New Approach to Verifying and Validating Medical Device Development by IBM. December 13, 2010 - The list of features in medical devices is rapidly rising: Even the simplest of medical devices house more and more system components, which add greater functionality to the device at a low cost. But by adding components, device software becomes complex and burdens compliance testing and premarket certification activities.
The New Information Agenda: Do You Have One? by IBM. May 2008 - This white paper defines the information agenda; describes key considerations and best practices in creating and implementing an information agenda.
A New Standard for Security Leaders. Insights from the 2013 IBM CISO Assessment by IBM. October 31, 2013 - This guide discusses security leaders' top concerns with today's aggressive threat landscape.
A New Take on IT Infrastructure: Expertise in a Box by IBM. December 28, 2012 - This resource presents an integrated system solution that combines affordable hardware and software components for improved infrastructure planning, deployment and management.
A Perfect Fit: IBM XIV Storage System with VMWare for Optimized Storage-Server Virtualization by IBM. March 24, 2011 - This paper discusses the many challenges of a total virtualized solution in light of the integration of virtualized servers and virtualized storage.
A Practical Guide to Choosing the Right Agile Tools by IBM. September 11, 2009 - This evaluation guide is designed to help you choose the best tool for your needs today, while protecting your investment as your team, needs and agile maturity grow.
A Proactive Approach to Compliance, Security and Audit by IBM. July 31, 2013 - This exclusive resource examines an integrated solution for automating the complete security and compliance lifestyle across your entire database infrastructure.
A Proven Roadmap to Business Agility by Industry by IBM. October 07, 2011 - This ebook discusses 23+ stories about how you can use BPM, decision management, SOA and application infrastructure including virtualization and cloud to achieve business agility.
A Proven Roadmap to Business Agility by Industry by IBM. October 07, 2011 - This ebook discusses 23+ stories about how you can use BPM, decision management, SOA and application infrastructure including virtualization and cloud to achieve business agility.
A Provocative New Approach to Integrated Security Intelligence by IBM. July 03, 2013 - Many security teams struggle with the limitations of traditional, isolated security tools. For today's complex IT infrastructure, you need a comprehensive, integrated way to manage the security of your applications, network, and data.
A Rational approach to integration testing by IBM. July 31, 2012 - Learn strategic approaches to integration testing that will mitigate the risks of system change and improve quality.
A Rational approach to integration testing by IBM. July 31, 2012 - Developers need to deliver high-quality applications and lower testing costs, but as applications only increase in complexity, these can seem like impossible feats. Fortunately, this resource explores how to achieve those goals and keep up with the rate of change with continuous integration testing.
A Smarter Approach to Archiving by IBM. November 30, 2010 - Read this paper to learn how IBM is applying its expertise, global scope, and creativity to build the information backbone of twenty-first-century industries and public institutions. Continue reading to learn the benefits that a smart archive strategy can provide for your organization.
A smarter approach to CRM: An IBM perspective by IBM. February 15, 2012 - With instant access to information, customers expect a purchase experience that matches the ease and speed of the information-gathering experience. Read this white paper, created in collaboration with Frost & Sullivan, to see how a customer relationship management (CRM) solution can help you respond on the customers' terms.
A Smarter Approach: Inside IBM Business Analytics Solutions for Mid-Size Businesses by IBM. April 05, 2013 - Businesses of every size have to manage big data effectively because it can help with their operational decision making. View this resource to learn more about how anayltics are now both highly accessible and useful to small and midsized businesses.
A Study on Reducing Labor Costs Through the Use of WebSphere Cloudburst Appliance by IBM. July 07, 2011 - This white paper seeks to quantify the impact that private cloud technologies have on various aspects of IT labor. Inside, see the metrics and methods used, as well as the overall study results.
A true story about using XML forms and DB2 to process millions of tax returns by IBM. June 07, 2011 - This blog post discusses the toll that managing high volumes of paper documents can take on business budgets and efficiency. Learn about an electronic approach that one company implemented and the savings they achieved.
A World-class Pediatric Medical Center by IBM. December 19, 2013 - As data growth skyrockets in hospital information systems, IT departments are realizing the challenge in managing data for compliance while maintaining a secure environment. This guide explores the importance of centralizing your security and compliance management.
A “How-To” Guide on Using Cloud Services for Security-Rich Data Backup by IBM. September 30, 2012 - Access this resource for a cloud solution that uses a collaboration of hardware, software, and services with advanced technologies to ensure data and application security, while allowing you to focus on business priorities.
A “How-To” Guide on Using Cloud Services for Security-Rich Data Backup by IBM. September 30, 2012 - Access this resource for a cloud solution that uses a combination of hardware, software, and services with advanced technologies to ensure data and application security, while allowing you to focus on business priorities.
Aberdeen Group Paper - Today's Customer Data-Driven Supply Chain: Top Five Practices by IBM. August 13, 2013 - Today's empowered customer is more demanding and influential than ever before. View this Aberdeen Group study that explores the top five practices in today's customer-data-driven supply chain and examine the impact of using customer data on key supply chain metrics like out-of-stocks.
Aberdeen Group: The 2011 Growth Imperative: Optimizing Speed and Cost in New Product Development by IBM. October 31, 2010 - This Aberdeen Business Review found that over one half of manufacturers are focused on profitability and margin growth. The review offers insight into how leading companies are approaching the task to excel in innovation and new product development despite lean organizations budgets.
Aberdeen Group: Today's Customer Data-Driven Supply Chain: Top Five Practices by IBM. April 30, 2013 - In this informative e-book, you will learn about the impact of using customer data on key supply chain metrics. Access this paper today to get the analyst perspective on thorough research and insights regarding the connection between customer profile data and companies' supply chains.
Aberdeen Report: Understanding the Complexity of B2B Integration: Insights for Mid-Market Leaders“ by IBM. June 30, 2012 - Coordinating with partners across multiple channels and sites isn't easy, however, gaps can lead to poor sales performance and lost business due to unhappy customers or suppliers. Explore this analyst report from the Aberdeen Group to learn how mid-market enterprises can improve collaboration with multi-channel and real-time data integration.
Aberdeen Research: BI for LOB Leaders by IBM. July 31, 2011 - This research presents a demonstrable connection between analytical adoption, and elevated business performance. This report is based on feedback from 222 executives in May and June 2011, across the globe.
ABT Online Turns to IBM to Provide Clients with more Powerful, Cost-effective Cloud-hosted Services by IBM. November 12, 2013 - This case study details a company that has a multi-vendor data center and what they did to fix their problem.
Accelerate ROI for Business Process Management with IBM Solutions Designed for Rapid Deployment by IBM. January 15, 2010 - With IBM products, services and programs, businesses can develop business process management solutions to support their business priorities and objectives, both now and in the years ahead. Read this paper to learn how.
Accelerate time to actionable insight for supply chain procurement analytics by IBM. August 31, 2011 - Access this white paper today to learn how a packaged application helps procurement decision makers assess the performance of suppliers and gain greater insight into overall spend. Discover how to accelerate time to richer insight now!
Accelerating Application Deployment with Devops by IBM. October 17, 2013 - This essential E-Guide highlights the benefits of a DevOps approach and explores how business can successfully integrate their teams to increase collaboration, streamline testing processes and reduce risks.
Accelerating Application Deployment with DevOps by IBM. October 18, 2013 - This essential E-Guide highlights the benefits of a DevOps approach and explores how business can successfully integrate their teams to increase collaboration, streamline testing processes and reduce risks.
Accelerating Application Deployment with InfoSphere Foundation Tools by IBM. August 13, 2010 - Despite criticism of application development methodology over the years, some fundamental problems haven’t been addressed successfully. This paper examines a new direction supported by the IBM InfoSphere Foundation Tools. These tools provide a coordinated approach well-suited to the special needs of contemporary information-centric development.
Accelerating External Reporting: Promoting Efficiency through Change by IBM. November 25, 2013 - Access the following white paper to gain a comprehensive approach to addressing the external reporting challenge.
Accelerating innovation: New approaches to software development for smarter products by IBM. October 31, 2013 - In this informative resource, get an in-depth look at the software development challenges for product delivery organizations, and discover a new approach to development that can help overcome these difficulties.
Accelerating Solution Deployment with IBM PureFlex and Flex Systems by IBM. July 29, 2013 - Access this key resource that discusses how your peers are using IBM PureFlex System or IBM Flex System to accelerate and optimize solution deployments. Continue on to learn about time to value from an integrated systems approach.
Accelerating Solution Deployment with IBM PureFlex and IBM Flex System by IBM. July 31, 2013 - Read through this informative white paper to find out how customers of a leading vendor used two of their system solutions to optimize solution deployments.
Accelerating the deployment of a secure mobile enterprise by IBM. October 31, 2013 - In this insightful white paper, explore key challenges you'll face in ensuring the security of enterprise mobile devices, learn strategies that will help you reduce risk, and discover new ways that you can be more secure in your use of mobile technology.
Accelerating Time to Value for Analytics with IBM Business Partners in Midsize Organizations by IBM. December 26, 2013 - Access the following white paper to uncover a business intelligence and analytics solution for the smaller to midsized business that offers the data prowess of the larger solutions at a fraction of the price.
Accelerating VDI Solutions for Modern Business with IBM PureFlex and IBM Flex System by IBM. June 03, 2013 - This whitepaper discusses a modern business infrastructure solution that supports desktop virtualization products from multiple vendors and can be used to effectively manage varied numerous heterogeneous endpoints.
Accelerating VDI Solutions for Modern Business with IBM PureFlex and IBM Flex System by IBM. October 30, 2013 - This white paper presents a solution for management of a BYOD filled environment.
Accommodating Data Growth: Entry, Midrange, Block, andOther Scalable Storage Options by IBM. October 23, 2013 - This white paper showcases a comprehensive approach to meeting today's demanding storage needs. Discover how this innovative solution can give you the right combination of more and less to meet the needs of data and storage growth – while minimizing budgets and resources.
Achieve process innovation through business process management by IBM. November 07, 2013 - The reality of today's empowered consumer has made it imperative for you to provide superior customer interactions at every opportunity. What is needed is a holistic approach to business process to serve the goal of delivering a world class customer experience.
Achieving Actionable Insights from IT Operations Big Data by IBM. November 20, 2013 - IT operations faces a data deluge, at the same time as they're trying to keep up with a higher demand for service and a shrinking response window for when things go wrong. But with analytics for IT operations, you can turn terabytes of monitoring data into actionable insights that allow IT to take a proactive approach to application performance.
Achieving Business Agility with BPM and SOA Together: Smart Work in the Smart Enterprise by IBM. October 30, 2009 - This white paper describes the principles for the convergence of BPM and SOA from a business perspective. The primary audiences are leaders and architects that need to understand how to effectively combine BPM and SOA as a key differentiator for successful enterprises in their drive toward business agility.
Achieving Storage Efficiency with Unified Storage and Real-time Compression by IBM. October 02, 2012 - This white paper explores a state-of-the-art solution to meet growing storage requirements within the means of your constrained budget. Topics addressed are real-time compression, management components, TCO and more.
Achieving Storage Efficiency with Unified Storage and Real-time Compression by IBM. October 02, 2012 - This white paper provides insight into a state-of-the-art storage system that delivers your enterprise with the financial benefits you need to meet the growing storage requirements within the limits of a constrained budget.
Achieving Timeliness and Relevance for Smarter Retail by IBM. December 31, 2012 - This e-book examines how forward-looking retailers meet challenges and how IBM Informix software serves as the right data management framework to help retail organizations make the right offers to the right customers at the right time.
ACOs: Treat Patients More Effectively with Health Analytics by IBM. March 29, 2013 - This e-guide from SearchHealthIT.com highlights the importance of data analytics in the success of today's ACOs. Read now to learn the difference between collaborative and captive ACOs and discover how predictive analytics can provide the information necessary to dramatically improve patient care.
Actionable Enterprise Architecture by IBM. June 01, 2009 - This white paper provides an overview of the enterprise architecture concept and highlights how an actionable enterprise architecture approach from IBM can help organizations manage complexity and align IT projects and solutions with business objectives.
Adapt to Changing Market Demand with IBM PureApplication Patterns by IBM. May 21, 2013 - In this brief video, discover how you can achieve game-changing improvements in IT efficiency and economics with a platform system specifically designed and tuned for running applications.
Adding Business Value With Cross-Platform Solutions: Linux running on IBM Servers by IBM. October 01, 2008 - This IDC White Paper is based on research data collected at a dozen customer sites in the United States, Canada, and Europe, all with mixed server platforms, to find the technical and business outcomes from deploying cross-platform Linux solutions on IBM servers. This paper presents the key findings of a return on investment (ROI) analysis.
Adding Mainframe Focus to End-to-End Application Performance Management by IBM. June 2008 - Enterprise organizations need to take a serious look at end-to-end application performance management.
Address System-on-Chip Development Challenges with Enterprise Verification Management by IBM. September 01, 2009 - This white paper addresses the multidimensional challenges posed by verification management and offers a compelling solution known as enterprise verification management solution (EVMS) based on over a decade of development and in-house experience at IBM.
Addressing changing customer behavior by IBM. May 31, 2013 - This resource offers valuable insight to help you better understand customer behaviors and improve online customer experiences.
Addressing IT governance, risk and compliance (GRC) to meet regulatory requirements and reduce operational risk in financial services organizations by IBM. August 08, 2011 - Organizations must implement the right IT GRC controls to meet meet regulatory requirements in areas of specific concern to auditors and reduce operational risk. Learn how IBM provides the capabilities to tackle specific compliance and audit requirements and address issues affecting long-term, ongoing risk management.
Addressing the Complexities of Remote Data Protection by IBM. September 15, 2009 - This white paper reviews the factors that can make data protection and recovery in remote offices a complicated problem and describes the range of technology options available, explaining the benefits and shortcomings of each in the context of remote offices.
Addressing the Small and Midsized Business Storage Challenge by IBM. November 07, 2012 - This white paper showcases an entry-level disk storage system designed with capabilities that offer efficiency and flexibility through built-in thin provisioning and non-disruptive migration of data from existing storage. Find out how this solution addresses block storage requirements of SMBs at an affordable price point.
Admiral Group ensures superb performance and scalability by IBM. June 30, 2011 - Read this white paper to learn how one growing organization leveraged an advanced platform to scale and meet increasing demands. Discover how they were able to improve the overall performance of their systems, enabling them to cut costs and respond quicker to changing requirements.
Advance to the Highest Level of Cloud Infrastructure by IBM. January 11, 2012 - This whitepaper covers a solution that will help you move through the stages of cloud implementation to reach advanced infrastructure.
Advanced Case Management for Smarter Energy and Utilities by IBM. October 23, 2010 - Read this paper to gain an approach to unifying utility company's information, processes and people to gain a 360-degree view of contracts, work orders and so much more, effectively enabling employees to make better-informed decisions which then reduce costs and elevate efficiency. Learn how case management can make your business smarter.
Advanced Case Management for Smarter Government by IBM. August 20, 2010 - Case management is an area in which many government agencies can benefit by using new tools and approaches. By reading this White Paper, learn how to unify information, processes and people to provide better, faster services and programs.
Advanced case management solutions for smarter decision making in banking by IBM. October 12, 2011 - Financial institutions are under pressure to make better decisions. Real-time decisions depend on access to information and the technology available to analyze it. This paper outlines an option that aggregates all of the content from across the entire organization to enable a holistic view of each case, reduce risk and support accurate decisions.
Advanced Case Management: Making its Mark on Key Government Sectors by IBM. May 10, 2012 - Government agencies are frequently adopting advanced case management strategies to automate processes, streamline practices and achieve better, swifter results. This paper from IBM discusses how advanced case management strategies are taking hold in today's agencies and how these practices can help foster more efficient, effective environments.
Advanced reporting capabilities for smarter storage management by IBM. July 31, 2012 - Access this white paper to learn about a storage management approach to effectively manage storage systems and drive business forward. Read now to discover more.
Advances in Data Warehouse Performance by IBM. August 2008 - Learn how DB2 can help you meet the demands of business intelligence by reducing query response time from hours to seconds, supporting real time data warehousing, and optimizing your storage while lowering operating costs.
Advances in Financial Disclosure and Risk Management by IBM. February 05, 2013 - This on-demand webcast investigates performance management and analytics tools that can help drive success in finance and risk management. Watch now to discover product updates, best practices, and more.
AFP rises to global news media demands – case study by IBM. January 15, 2013 - In this short webcast, you will discover how a global news agency cost effectively deployed an easy to use, flexible, and seamless storage array to store their growing digital media volumes.
After the crisis: What now? by IBM. March 09, 2010 - To succeed in this new climate, you now need to take decisive action to preempt scarcity, drive cost efficiency and find targeted approaches to revenue growth. Read this executive report to find out how.
AGESIC (Uraguay) by IBM. June 30, 2011 - Working with IBM and IBM® Business Partner Urudata Software, AGESIC has implemented a multitier architecture that provides a comprehensive security solution for e-government services and addresses transport security, access control and identity management.
Agile ALM Tools for Release Management by IBM. October 30, 2013 - In this expert e-guide, explore the specific release management challenges facing development teams today, and delves into the variety of tools available to help overcome them. Learn more about both commercial and open-source release management tools by reading now.
Agile Decision Services: How IBM ILOG’s Business Rule Management System Helps Organizations Deliver Fast Time to Value for Business and IT by IBM. December 12, 2010 - This paper explores the challenges of trying to deliver quick time-to -value for IT projects and achieve the status of ‘agile enterprise’. It illustrates how IBM® WebSphere® ILOG BRMS can facilitate the alignment of IT with business and support the implementation of an ADS to provide business value within months of project adoption.
Agile Development eKit by IBM. September 11, 2009 - Learn how agile development can lead to improved team efficiency, shorter development cycles, and higher quality software that is better suited to the customer's needs.
Agile Development Powered by Jazz by IBM. August 29, 2012 - In this webcast, experts from IBM Global Business Services discuss their implementation of Rational Team Concert and their Smarter Application Development and Maintenance solution and how it has changed the way in which they approach software development.
Agile Development with IBM Rational Synergy and IBM Rational Team Concert by IBM. April 04, 2011 - See how to take advantage of these RTC and Jazz features with Synergy and Change source control and change management.
Agile eBook: Agile development practices withstand the test of time by IBM. November 04, 2011 - It’s been 10 years since the Agile Manifesto was first crafted, but the principles remain the same. In these two tips, Agile expert Chris McMahon talks about early experiences with Agile development and how the lessons still apply today.
Agile for Dummies eBook by IBM. August 24, 2012 - Nearly all organizations are aware of the benefits of Agile methods for development when it comes to software development, systems engineering, real-time systems, and more. But if you're not already using Agile methods, or have only been exposed to them on small projects, then this e-book is designed to help you.
Agile in the Embedded World by IBM. June 30, 2013 - Embedded systems development demands a method that can conform to the constraints and requirements, and that method is Agile development. Access this in-depth resource to learn more about Agile methodology and embedded systems development, as well as why the two work so well together.
Agile IT Helps Customers Choose Aviva Health by IBM. December 06, 2010 - Aviva Health found itself hampered by an ageing and inflexible IT environment and a complex set of highly manual processes. In partnership with IBM, Aviva UK Health designed and built an agile, dynamic solution which is now being rolled out to other areas of the business. Access this case study now for a detailed look at this transition.
Agile Testing Quadrants: Guiding Managers and Team in Test Strategies by IBM. December 27, 2012 - Read this e-guide to discover why a testing taxonomy such as the Agile testing quadrants is an effective tool for software teams undertaking this task.
Agile testing success with Janet Gregory by IBM. November 07, 2011 - How is Agile testing different from traditional testing? In this tip guide, you'll learn the differences in techniques between traditional and Agile testing and learn how to gain the Agile testing skills needed to become an expert yourself.
Agile Tools Evaluation Guide by IBM. August 24, 2012 - Read this paper as it is designed to help your IT team evaluate your agile development tool options and select the best approach for your business. Find key criteria to consider as well as important questions to ask before starting your journey towards agile.
Agile tools: True support for ALM by IBM. June 14, 2012 - This expert e-guide offers tips and tricks for putting yourself in the agile frame of mind when using ALM tools. Read this now and learn about the qualities and attributes that make development, testing, QA, requirements management, version control, security and other ALM process tools agile.
Agile: Transforming small-team thinking into big business results by IBM. March 09, 2012 - Familiar with the benefits of agile on a small scale, CIOs are increasingly looking to apply agile methods to broader projects. This white paper discusses the challenges and barriers large enterprises are facing and presents best practices for scaling agile within complex organizations.
Agility Meets Stability: Best Practices for Application Integration by IBM. December 28, 2011 - In this white paper, Dan Moore, the senior vice president of professional services at IBM, Cast Iron reviews the current application environment in light of emerging trends, describes an ideal complete integration solution and discusses common sense best practices as well as pitfalls.
AIIM Industry Watch, Social Business Systems: success factors for Enterprise 2.0 applications by IBM. October 25, 2011 - In this report, look at the business drivers and adoption levels for social business, the benefits and issues being highlighted by users, and what platforms and infrastructures are being used for delivery.
Algar Telecom case study by IBM. July 18, 2013 - This resource presents a real-world case study of a telecommunications company that deployed a reliable, flexible platform for their core business systems. Learn how they were able to cut data center costs by 70%, reduce maintenance efforts by 65%, and boost operational efficiency by 30%.
Align policy, processes and people for efficient tax and finance operations by IBM. October 10, 2011 - Learn how to leverage advanced case management to apply analytics to detect fraud and support investigations.
Aligning Business and IT through Connected Requirements: Unifying the Development Process by IBM. October 01, 2008 - Check out this white paper to learn how the connected-requirements approach serves as the framework for the use of products and technologies that are designed to allow you to optimize team performance, align the development process with your organization's business goals and meet auditing and regulatory compliance requirements.
Aligning IT with strategic business goals by IBM. July 31, 2012 - This resource explores a proactive approach to managing risk and mitigating IT downtime.
Alisa Maclin - SaaS for Smarter Commerce by IBM. September 26, 2013 - In today's fast-paced business environment, many companies are struggling to keep up with the changes. Fortunately, with software-as-a-service, companies can now develop a way to get to market quicker and more effectively.
All clouds are NOT created equal, how to prioritize cloud models by IBM. February 29, 2012 - You've decided to make the leapt to the cloud, but with so many different configurations offered by multiple providers representing different degrees of benefit and risk, how do you even begin to determine the approach that will best suit your organization's unique needs? Read this white paper to find guidance to help you make sense of the cloud.
All Clouds are Not Created Equal: A Logical Approach to Cloud Adoption in Your Company by IBM. February 29, 2012 - You've decided to make the leap to the cloud, but with so many different configurations offered by multiple providers representing different degrees of benefits and risks, how do you even begin to determine the approach that will best suit your organisation's unique needs? Read this white paper to find guidance to help you make sense of the cloud.
Alloy Software by IBM and SAP by IBM. August 13, 2010 - Alloy software by IBM and SAP is a solution that presents information and data from SAP applications in the context of what millions of business users are familiar with–the IBM Lotus Notes collaboration software user interface. Access this white paper to learn about how it works, deployment options, customization options and much more.
ALM and Project Management by IBM. November 05, 2013 - This expert guide explores the role of the Agile project manager -- including key responsibilities, essential skills, and emerging challenges -- and examines how CIOs and senior managers can best design, implement and use an ALM quality dashboard to manage ongoing software development projects.
ALM eBook: Mastering Application Lifecycle Management: Effective ALM planning and management by IBM. November 04, 2011 - In this e-book, readers will learn keys to application lifecycle management (ALM) planning, effective ways to introduce ALM to the organization, and best practices for a timely, organized and strong product release.
ALM Everyware ekit by IBM. April 20, 2011 - The IBM ALM Everyware e-Kit contains the new Gartner MarketScope for Application Life Cycle Management that rated IBM Rational "strong, positive", the highest available vendor rating. Get it and other materials in this kit showing how IBM ALM technology, practices and expertise can help your organization.
ALM Everyware Interactive by IBM. November 28, 2011 - IBM Rational offers software solutions for collaborative application lifecycle management (ALM), powered by IBM Rational Jazz. This interactive demonstration, presented by Carolyn Pampino, illustrates the five imperatives for effective collaborative ALM.
ALM Process: Why Poor Integration Among Tools Hurts Team Productivity by IBM. October 30, 2013 - Integrating business systems isn't a new idea, but teams have never fully applied seamless integration to development tools. In this expert Tip Guide, learn tips from expert Kevin Parker on how to best utilize integration to help team productivity.
AmBank's Journey to Greater Insights with IBM PureData System for Analytics by IBM. November 25, 2013 - Listen to this webcast case study to learn how AmBank was able to better monitor customer transactions and improve insights via data integration and analytics.
An Examination of Server Consolidation - Trends That Can Drive Efficiencies and Help Businesses Gain a Competitive Edge by IBM. May 16, 2008 - The white paper also describes areas of savings and provides advice on sustaining your new environment.
An inside look at IBM DB2 Advanced Enterprise Server Edition by IBM. May 17, 2011 - This article is the first in a series and provides an in-depth view of performance and workload management.
An insurance firm eases regulatory compliance while reducing risk by IBM. September 13, 2013 - Learn how an insurance firm worked with IBM to ease its regulatory compliance while reducing risk.
An Integrated Approach to Requirements and Quality Management by IBM. June 22, 2009 - In this white paper, we'll outline the many benefits of an integrated approach to requirements and quality management, as well as offer best practices for effective requirements-driven testing.
Analyst Insight - Disclosure Management and Analytics by Aberdeen Group by IBM. December 31, 2012 - This report examines the current needs of finance organizations and seeks to highlight the technical capabilities necessary to streamline financial reporting and ensure secure, timely access to information through the effective use of technology.
Analyst report: A Forrester Total Economic Impact Study - IBM Rational solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management (June 2013) by IBM. June 30, 2013 - This informative Forrester report explores the economic impact and ROI of a collaborative lifecycle management tool that improves software quality and delivery. Read now to learn how this technology encourages collaboration between software development and deployment teams, and explore the cost, benefits, and risk of deploying this toolset.
Analyst Report: Addressing the Complexities and Growing Requirements of the Future by IBM. October 31, 2012 - As mobile device adoption gains traction for personal usage, it's also becoming increasingly popular in the workplace. In response, enterprises must develop strategies for managing the inherent complexity of these new devices in order to improve productivity and optimize performance, while also protecting data and maintaining security.
Analyst Report: Big Data Needs Agile Information And Integration Governance by IBM. August 31, 2013 - By now, every organization knows what big data is -- the real question is what it can do for your business operations. In order to realize the potential of big data, savvy companies are turning to information and integration governance (IIG) as a significant part of big data initiatives.
Analyst Report: Characteristics and Capabilities of Scalable Storage by IBM. January 31, 2013 - This white paper discusses IBM's Storwize family architecture, its benefits and how it's applied across several market segments as independent storage systems.
Analyst Report: Continuous Delivery Is Reshaping the Future of ALM by IBM. July 22, 2013 - DevOps is quickly making its way into mainstream application lifecycle management (ALM), and continuous delivery is coming to the forefront as a game-changer for connecting business strategy with results. But how do you effectively leverage continuous delivery in your ALM efforts? Find out in this comprehensive Forrester report.
Analyst Report: Forrester - Product innovation demands more flexible software delivery by IBM. September 02, 2011 - In September 2010, the IBM Corporation commissioned the Forrester Consulting group to conduct a study whose aim was to better understand the critical role software innovation plays in product development. Download the report to see the results.
Analyst Report: IBM CICS Tools: Discovery and Optimization for the Next Generation by the Branham Group (February 2013) by IBM. January 01, 2013 - This independent white paper discusses the challenges that IT departments face in cost and manpower hours. It looks at several tools that have been shown to significantly reduce the time needed to meet those challenges with resultant deep cost benefits.
Analyst Report: The Economic Impact Of The IBM Rational Solution for Collaborative Lifecycle Management by IBM. June 30, 2013 - Application development and deployment is often done in siloes -- which can cause major project delays and budget overruns. Check out this Forrester report to learn how collaborative lifecycle management can improve software quality and delivery, while improving collaboration between teams.
Analyst Research IBM Synchronizes its Commerce 2.0 Strategy with ‘Smarter Commerce’ Initiative by IBM. March 31, 2011 - In this paper, IDC Insight highlights the important elements of the IBM Smarter Commerce announcement and looks at the implications of the announcement in the context of a powerful movement that is occurring in the commerce solutions marketplace, both business to business (B2B) and business to consumer (B2C).
Analyst Review: Private Cloud Platforms for IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS by IBM. September 11, 2013 - Learn about the IBM private cloud platform and the standards IBm puts in place in order to allow organizations freely deploy, manage and distribute their applications and services across geographical and vendor technology boundaries.
Analyst: Gartner Report - Magic Quadrant for Integrated Quality Suite by IBM. September 02, 2011 - According to Gartner, vendors must demonstrate both "completeness of vision" and an "ability to execute" to be evaluated as a leader. Gartner's 2011 Magic Quadrant for Integrated Software Quality Suites evaluates IBM as a leader. Read the report to learn more.
Analytical reporting: Inside IBM Cognos by IBM. November 07, 2013 - The following white paper outlines an analytics solution that can provide a full range of analytic capabilities to your entire organization that will lead to a much stronger competitive presence in today's market.
Analytics - the new path to value by IBM. November 15, 2011 - To better understand how today's organizations are using analytics, a survey was conducted amongst a global sample of nearly 3,000 executive managers and analysts. Based on the results, this study offers recommendations on how organizations can strengthen their analytics capabilities to achieve a long-term advantage.
Analytics capabilities: IBM Cognos Features and Functions by IBM. July 31, 2012 - One size of BI can no longer fit all, nor can traditional BI do it all. In this white paper you will discover how to find the right solution for your organization's analytics needs and put analytics into the hands of everyone who need it to drive business outcomes.
Analytics Solution Center (ASC) Website by IBM. November 15, 2010 - The IBM Analytics Solution Center in the Washington, DC area focuses on solving the business and mission problems of public sector agencies, and the U.S. Federal government through the use of analytics. Visit this center online and see how you too can gain access to useful information, industry experts, and technology to reach your mission goals.
Analytics that drive high impact customer-focused enterprises by IBM. December 13, 2013 - Join Rebecca Wormleighton, Product Marketing Manager, IBM, in this webcast as she artfully explains how to successfully leverage analytics across your customer service organization to build a customer focused enterprise.
Analytics: A powerful new force in dynamic case management by IBM. November 08, 2011 - A growing number of companies are revving up their dynamic case management (DCM) efforts with analytics technology, which helps users detect patterns, spot trends and gain other insights from their case information. This e-guide introduces the trend, and offers seven expert tips for combining the two technologies for maximum success.
Analytics: How to Achieve Faster Time-to-value by IBM. January 09, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover how cloud computing, when paired with your current BI and analytics solution, can dramatically reduce the time it takes to deploy new analytic data management projects. Discover what you can do to accomplish this feat quickly, cost-effective, and in a way that works within your current infrastructure.
Analytics: The New Path to Value by IBM. February 20, 2011 - In this executive report from MIT Sloan Management Review and IBM Institute for Business Value learn how the smartest organizations are embedding analytics to transform insights into action and out-perform the competition, recommended actions organizations can take to bolster their analytics capabilities to achieve long-term advantage.
Analytics: The real-world use of big data - How innovative enterprises in the midmarket extract value from uncertain data by IBM. July 15, 2013 - While big data means many things to many people, there's no arguing that today it's a business imperative. Recent research findings show that midsize organizations are just as likely to be using big data technologies to tap into data sources and get closer to their customers.
Analyze Your Data with IBM Cognos Enterprise by IBM. October 15, 2013 - This webcast offers a creative, yet comprehensive approach to help understand business analytics and how to use them to their potential.
Anatomy of a PeopleSoft Archiving Project: Seven Basic Principles for Archiving PeopleSoft Enterprise Data by IBM. March 2008 - Only Princeton Softech Optim provides proven, full-lifecycle capabilities for archiving and managing PeopleSoft Enterprise application data, with the broadest range of implementation options to ensure your success.
Anatomy of a PeopleSoft Enterprise Archiving Project by IBM. February 01, 2008 - The basic principles for managing an archiving project presented in this paper can help you initiate and plan an archiving strategy that meets your organization’s requirements.
Anatomy of an Archiving Project White Paper by IBM. August 23, 2011 - Companies worldwide are affirming the value of archiving as a best practice for managing data growth, completing faster application upgrades and much more. Inside this white paper, learn how archiving can help support data retention compliance initiatives and mitigate risk for audits and electronic discovery requests.
Answer Your Critical Business Questions Today: Leverage the Content Analytics Technology Behind IBM’s Watson by IBM. March 29, 2011 - Learn how to answer today's most critical business questions and leverage the content analytics technology behind IBM’s Watson.
Answers on Demand: Bringing the Power of Advanced Analytics to Midsize Businesses [FROST & SULLIVAN] by IBM. April 30, 2013 - This resource introduces an advanced analytics tool designed with the midsize business in mind – allowing you to affordably get the answers you need with the data you have. Read on to learn more.
Answers to Top BRMS Questions by IBM. December 12, 2010 - Answers to ten frequently asked questions about what business rule management systems are and how they are used.
Anticipate, engage and deliver exceptional web experiences by IBM. April 09, 2013 - View this white paper to learn more about how social business is growing. It is becoming a major component of business strategies and reflects the way businesses manage both customers and information. Learn how you can help your customers and employees with better social business by reading this resource now.
Anticipate, predict and shape business outcomes by IBM. December 10, 2013 - Access the following webcast to discover how to give your decision makers the ability to anticipate, predict, and shape business outcomes. Uncover a solution that allows for collaboration, in-depth analysis, and predictions, all while on-the-go.
ANZ achieves an ROI of AUD 4.27 million through efficiency improvements by IBM. April 30, 2012 - Like many modern organizations, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ) was under pressure to cut costs by increasing efficiency and productivity. In this case study, discover how ANZ improved the management of their testing environments with automation and collaboration capabilities.
Apple Vacations takes a holiday from complexity with virtualized storage by IBM. March 12, 2012 - By deploying a virtualized storage environment, this organization is able to handle long-term growth, which reduced their administrative workload and data management storage costs by more than 80%. Take a look at this case study to learn more about this organization's solution.
Application Architecture, BPM Must Align Objectives by IBM. November 26, 2013 - In this expert e-guide, learn what you need to know about aligning business process management (BPM) with application architecture, and how to ensure you get the most business value from new technologies and tools.
Application Development Tools: Best Practices by IBM. November 05, 2013 - In this e-guide, learn best practices for speeding up the application development process through Agile methodologies. Also, explore why poor integration among tools decreases team productivity, and get tips for improving integration in your application lifecycle management (ALM) processes.
Application Integration: Infrastructure basics for real-world integrations by IBM. December 18, 2012 - Read this expert e-guide to explore study results indicating how your peers are creating seamless interoperability within their extended IT environments. Also, discover recommendations from the analysts at Gartner and other leading firms regarding best practices for modern application integration.
Application Lifecycle Management: Tips for getting started by IBM. November 04, 2011 - Learn about application lifecycle management (ALM) adoption, reporting and measuring productivity with ALM. Find recommendations on best practices and tools to smooth your organization’s transition to ALM in this SearchSoftwareQuality.com e-book.
Application Monitoring & Performance Management Solutions for Dynamic and Cloud Infrastructures by IBM. May 31, 2011 - This ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES (EMA) paper discusses the challenges of managing applications in highly dynamic IT environments such as public and private Clouds. Modern enterprise applications are engineered for agility and are frequently deployed over flexible IT infrastructures.
Application platform system with integrated expertise by IBM. January 31, 2013 - Access this informative resource to learn how integrated systems built on patterns of expertise combine the flexibility of general-purpose systems, the elasticity of cloud computing, and the simplicity of an appliance to optimize the economics of your IT environment. Discover the benefits and capabilities of these systems by reading now.
Application Quality Management and Testing Tools by IBM. June 2008 - As As companies implement SOA and extend their mainframes applications as web services, it is important that all applications be maintained and enhanced appropriately.
Application Release and Deployment For Dummies by IBM. March 06, 2014 - In this digital entry of the popular For Dummies book series, get a primer on application release and deployment, and find insight to help you speed time to market, drive down costs, and reduce risk.
Application Retirement: Enterprise Data Management Strategies for Decommissioning Projects by IBM. December 2008 - This paper describes how incorporating an enterprise data management solution into your decommissioning project can help your company increase the business value of your enterprise applications.
Application security and risk management by IBM. June 26, 2012 - This white paper will help you properly secure your applications and take the right approach to risk management.
Application security testing: Protecting your application and data by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Application security testing is critical in ensuring your data and applications are safe from security attack. This e-book, written for IT management, including QA and development managers, explains the basics of application security and then delves deeper into common vulnerabilities and performance concerns.
Applying agile and lean principles to the governance of software and systems development by IBM. November 22, 2011 - This paper presents eighteen best practices for leaner, more agile software development project governance.
Applying agile principles to the development of smarter products by IBM. October 31, 2012 - Consult this informative resource to learn how applying agile practices to smarter product development can improve the product lifecycle and help you meet (and exceed) consumer demand.
Applying Lean, Six Sigma, BPM, and SOA to Drive Business Results by IBM. August 27, 2013 - This white paper describes the key BPM, SOA, and Lean Six Sigma components, summarizes the linkages between them, and highlights recent results that leading firms have achieved. Companies that successfully combine Lean Six Sigma, BPM, and SOA initiatives will realize a competitive advantage.
Applying Requirements to the Life Cycle by IBM. September 04, 2013 - Tune in to this podcast for an in-depth discussion about how requirements management can improve the entire development lifecycle, along with best practices of managing requirements for quality delivery, every time.
Approaches for Agile development teams by IBM. June 14, 2012 - This expert e-guide discusses the different approaches for agile development teams. Learn about a handful of methods from experts Mary LeMieux-Ruibal, Mirkeya Capellan and Lisa Crispin, including focusing more on trends than numbers, employing a risk-based testing approach, calculating testing costs and much more.
Architecting A Big Data Platform for Analytics by IBM. October 31, 2012 - Business is now demanding more analytical power to analyze new sources of structured and multi-structured data. The IBM Big Data Platform rises to the challenge to create this new analytical environment, making IBM a serious contender to support end-to-end analytical workloads.
Are you Agile Enough? by IBM. September 09, 2009 - If you are using Open Source, doing Agile but not able to consistently meet project goals, and aren't sure what tools you need -- check out how Rational Team Concert can help. See how Rational Team Concert automates core Agile practices -- like consistent team collaboration, rapid response to change, and frequent delivery of [...]
Are you running a Smarter data centre? by IBM. October 16, 2013 - This white paper shows the results of a survey of more than 300 IT leaders in terms of data center efficiency.
Are your processes keeping pace with customer demands? by IBM. November 12, 2013 - This brief resource offers statistics and other information to help you improve your business processes and operations and increase the value of customer interactions.
Argyle Conversation with IBM: Big Data Buzz, Less is More by IBM. July 03, 2013 - In this informative resource, access a Q and A with the Director of Information Lifecycle Governance for IBM Worldwide, Sylvan H. Morley III, as he discusses the impact of big data on modern organizations, and gives advice on overcoming challenges to information lifecycle management.
Ashurst Australia Focuses on Domestic and International Growth by IBM. March 31, 2013 - This exclusive case study reveals how the right analytics strategy enabled the law firm Ashurst Australia to address the challenges of business growth by analyzing business performance, identifying opportunities for improvement, and more.
Assemble Your Information with IBM Cognos Enterprise by IBM. November 08, 2013 - The following webcast depicts the best way to sift through your data to find the most relevant and actionable insight. Discover the importance of mining intelligence from data and what you can do to take advantage of this ability to help drive your business forward.
Asset and service management solutions to manage government assets by IBM. April 15, 2011 - Read this brochure and find out how IBM Maximo Asset Management helps government agencies address accountability with asset optimization.
Asset Management to Support Product Lifecycle Management by IBM. October 01, 2009 - Leading-edge manufacturers are discovering that they can improve production efficiencies and manage MRO expenditures by integrating their Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) with Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) systems.
Asset Management to Support Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) by IBM. December 07, 2010 - Many manufacturers are already using Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) technology to design products, test them and automate their production. This same technology can be integrated with Enterprise Asset Management (EAM) solutions, like IBM’s Maximo® Asset Management to manage manufacturing assets involved in production.
Assuring Regulatory Compliance in Your Mainframe Environment by IBM. June 2008 - In this webcast you will get an over of the regulatory context and the issues compliance raises for the IBM mainframe environment.
Author and deploy rules using WebSphere Decision Management by IBM. July 07, 2011 - Learn how the WebSphere ILOG Business Rules Management System (BRMS) can automate decision making for data validation, eligibility and pricing. This demo uses an insurance industry scenario to show how the WebSphere ILOG BRMS can be used by organizations.
Author and deploy rules using WebSphere ILOG JRules Business Rules Management System by IBM. December 12, 2010 - Learn how the WebSphere ILOG JRules BRMS can automate decision making for data validation, eligibility and pricing in a real-world scenario. This demo shows how JRules BRMS allows organizations to gain a competitive advantage by adapting business systems to evolve with changing business policies and decisions.
Authoring reports with Cognos Business Intelligence by IBM. November 06, 2013 - The following white paper discusses how a new technology has effectively eliminated the challenges associated with report authoring and what you can do to satisfy the need of your company to maintain and communicate the best reports possible.
Automated Data Backup: Protect Distributed Data with a Robust, Security-Rich Backup and Recovery System by IBM. August 04, 2011 - Your business depends on consistent access to vital data. Without an automated data backup system, your organization can be vulnerable if your storage systems are compromised. This data sheet discusses how IBM can help with a professionally managed, cloud-based data protection service.
Automated Life-Cycle Management: A Critical Enabler for Cloud-Ready Datacenters by IBM. May 01, 2013 - This whitepaper explores the role that standards, automation, orchestration and advanced analytics play in optimizing the full datacenter operations life cycle across today’s dynamic datacenter environments.
Automated, centralized management for enterprise servers by IBM. August 28, 2013 - As today’s workforce becomes increasingly distributed, effective endpoint management is becoming critical, and IT needs visibility into disparate endpoints in order to handle whatever problems might arise without causing major disruption. This exclusive paper examines an IBM endpoint manager solution.
Automating Tax and Statutory Reporting Processes by IBM. November 06, 2013 - This video explains a method organizations can adopt in order to provide consistency and automation to their tax and statutory reporting.
Automation in Agile ALM: Interview with author Michael Hüttermann -- Part 1 by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Automation is often touted as a key in successful application development efforts, but it comes in many different flavors. This tip guide describes the variety of automation techniques and benefits of using automation throughout the application development lifecycle.
Automation, continuous integration and continuous improvement in Agile ALM -- Part 2 by IBM. November 07, 2011 - This second part of a two-part expert Q & A digs more deeply into automation skills, build automation, continuous integration, and continuous improvement to processes within application lifecycle management (ALM).
Avoiding data chaos: A practical guide to managing the lifecycle of enterprise information by IBM. June 10, 2011 - This eBook provides practical advice on creating enterprise-wide data management strategies that cna help unlease the full potential of corporate information.
Avoiding Insider Threats to Enterprise Security by IBM. March 07, 2013 - In an increasingly cloud-based IT universe, concerns are being raised and addressed regarding the security of privileged and shared accounts. See this white paper for more information on the latest in cloud-based security for privileged identities.
Avoiding Insider Threats to Enterprise Security by IBM. October 31, 2012 - This white paper explains how Security Privileged Identity Manager provides enhanced security across various IT environments by centralizing and controlling the use of privileged identities.
B2B Cloud Integration: A strategic approach to optimizing your value chain by IBM. November 01, 2013 - This E-book presents an overview of the B2B integration landscape: its challenges, its opportunities, and the approaches that leading organizations follow in developing a robust and scalable EDI solution.
B2B Integration and Collaboration: Strategies for Building a ROI Business Case by IBM. November 16, 2011 - Aberdeen conducted a follow-up survey in May 2011 in which over 60 organizations detailed their B2B integration and collaboration issues and challenges - specific focus was given to return on investment (ROI) related issues. This research excerpt summarizes the findings of this survey.
Backup and Restore Service for Data Protection: Facilitate Greater Business Resilience with Onsite Data Protection by IBM. August 12, 2011 - What is your organization's rate of successful data backup and restore? Are you worried about your exposure to data loss? Unsuccessful backups and long restore times can negatively impact your business. This data sheet discusses how IBM can help with an on-site data protection and business resilience solution.
Backup Today: Managing Cost, Complexity, and Capabilities by IBM. October 29, 2013 - This white paper features highly scalable data protection software for virtual environments designed to help organizations manage and protect their data by simplifying backup administration, delivering more scalable solutions and helping to reduce costs related to backup and recovery.
Balancing compliance with information security threat assessment by IBM. December 06, 2011 - This expert tip guide will provide you with the necessary tactics to balance compliance and threat management within your company.
Balancing Risk and Complexity with Quality Management by IBM. March 21, 2011 - This white paper shows you how a combined IBM and Wind River quality management solution can help you deliver higher-quality products to the marketplace faster.
Balancing Risk and Innovation with Sourcing Alternatives: Helping IT managers and CIOs raise the ROI of IT by IBM. December 01, 2010 - This paper explains how clients can balance risk and innovation through the use of services from IBM.
Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust unites the ‘clinical five’ by IBM. August 05, 2011 - Check out this case study to learn how leading health care provider Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Trust was able to integrate and consolidate data between locations for significant cost savings, as well as increases in efficiency and productivity.
Batch processing with WebSphere Compute Grid: Delivering business value to the enterprise by IBM. January 11, 2010 - Reduced windows for operation and increases in data make it imperative for today's batch processing systems to scale out and perform better. Read this white paper to learn how to address these and other challenges of modern batch processing while reducing costs and improving time to market.
Be as Agile as you can be by IBM. April 04, 2011 - Join Elizabeth Woodward, IBM Agile Practice Expert, as she discusses how software development leaders and agile teams can identify the impact of choices in organizing their team structure to optimize a distributed Agile methodology.
Beating web application security threats by IBM. October 31, 2011 - Application security plays an important role in ensuring the accuracy and confidentiality of data, yet at times teams may fear that security can interfere with overall performance. Read this e-book for tips that discuss the value of application security and explain how to implement it to ensure the highest availability and usability.
Becker Underwood achieves an ROI of 383 percent within 4 months by IBM. January 10, 2014 - Access the following case study to gain a firsthand look at how Becker Underwood was able to increase their ROI, visibility, and overall productivity by deploying the right business intelligence and analytics solution. Uncover the technologies and strategies they used and what you can do to achieve the same results.
Become a Java developer by IBM. January 03, 2012 -
Access this resource to learn helpful tips on how to develop and program Java so you can bring its advanced capabilities to your organization. Review best practices on how to tackle various components of the platform and uncover the skills you need to become an expert Java developer.
Become a social business on the cloud: IBM SmartCloud for Social Business collaboration services by IBM. April 16, 2012 - This brief paper outlines a social business cloud solution that provides integrated e-mail, social business capabilities and third-party applications, all delivered through cloud computing. Learn how it offers a security-rich environment that will allow your business to become a social butterfly in addition to reducing costs and complexity.
Becoming a Social Business: Social Business Enterprise Strategy Accelerator by IBM. July 16, 2013 - The way people interact and form relationships is changing, social business is the way of the future. This resource explains more about the opportunities that social business provides. It discusses how to go about adopting social media for both external and internal purposes, read on to learn more tips on transitioning to the social enterprise.
Becoming a Social Business: The IBM Story by IBM. June 22, 2011 - In this white paper, IDC explores example case studies of IBM’s internal evolution to a social business as a means to guide other large organisations considering making a similar transition.
Becoming Value-driven: Focusing on What Matters Most by IBM. August 20, 2008 - This white paper provides insight into the six key areas essential for becoming a value-driven organization. Discover how to gain the visibility and control essential to meet and exceed customer needs.
Ben-Gurion University Improves Storage Efficiency by 65% - 83% by IBM. October 21, 2011 - IBM Real-time Compression Appliances enabled Ben-Gurion university to reduce its storage management requirements and drive efficient utilization of its storage-on-demand services by 65% to 83%. Read this brief case study to learn more.
Benefits and methods of implementing BPM on System z by IBM. March 01, 2008 - This white paper is intended to inform the reader of what business process management (BPM) is about, the benefits that can be obtained from its implementation, how to place BPM into operation and why IBM WebSphere® Process Server should be deployed on the IBM System z™ mainframe.
Best practices for analytics in retail by IBM. September 29, 2011 - In this e-guide, you'll receive advice for developing a customer analytics strategies and tips to use BI to optimize your investments.
Best Practices for Cloud Computing Adoption by IBM. August 31, 2013 - Explore this exclusive white paper to discover the single set of best practices to help you accelerate cloud adoption, and maximize the benefits it provides.
Best Practices for Delivering Better Software Faster with ALM by IBM. December 17, 2009 - This paper outlines the steps that organizations must take to improve their systems and software development processes, including key best practices. It discusses solutions for unifying fractured, global development groups with existing infrastructures.
Best practices for effective information management by IBM. September 29, 2011 - In this expert e-guide take away tips to optimize your business value of successful data management processes, manage the lifecycle of your information and create effective deployments.
Best practices for implementing an SAP data archiving infrastructure by IBM. May 05, 2011 - SAP data archiving is an increasingly critical part of SAP operations, but product selection, deployment and validation often complicates this process. This SearchSAP.com Expert Tip explores how to successfully implement an SAP data archiving infrastructure.
Best Practices for Managing the Increasing Depth of Compliance Regulation by IBM. May 18, 2011 - According to Gartner Research, 41% of corporations have employed a chief compliance officer to keep up with today’s increasingly complex compliance regulations. Learn what actions your organization can take to ensure compliance with evolving regulations.
Best Practices for Migrating Linux/x86 Applications to IBM Power Systems by IBM. October 07, 2011 - Running your Linux workloads on inefficient x86-based server farms is complex and costly. But switching to a consolidated server solution can be difficult. Read the white paper to learn the best practices for migrating to Power System servers. You’ll also see how simple it is to leverage IBM’s offerings to maximize performance and cost savings.
Best practices for planning for data integration process by IBM. January 13, 2012 - Integrating data and planning a data integration process can be difficult for any organization. In this brief yet informative e-guide, readers will learn standard methods and best practices, such as implementing a data profiling program as a production process, to ensure a successful transition.
Best practices for software and hardware releases in archival environments by IBM. December 20, 2011 - One of the biggest considerations for data archival processing is keeping up with software and hardware releases. In this e-guide, readers will learn tips for software and hardware releases and best practices for managing the day-to-day access of archival data.
Best practices for solutions architecture by IBM. November 13, 2013 - Solutions architecture has gained a reputation for being difficult in comparison to its counterparts, enterprise and software architecture. In this expert e-guide, you'll hear from Mike Rosen, chief scientist at architectural consulting firm Wilton Consulting Group, as he details these essential best practices for solutions architecture.
Best Practices For Your Threat Management Program by IBM. November 26, 2013 - In this expert e-guide, industry leader Diana Kelley shares 5 exclusive tips on how to build successful threat and vulnerability programs. Click now to uncover these key features!
Best practices to architect applications in the IBM Cloud Discover a list of component features you need to use for a better cloud experience by IBM. July 14, 2011 - Comprehensive product capability discussed throughout this 15-page technical paper, including 11 Best Practices for the IBM Cloud . Written for IT Managers, IT Architects, and developers, learn how you can better manage SaaS cloud applications and bring new applications on line in the future.
Best Technology Infrastructure Provider to Sell Side Award by IBM. November 27, 2013 - Consult the following white paper to gain access to an all-inclusive solution to agility. Discover how to enable millisecond answers, provide scalability to the client, and split second decision making within the realm of big data and analytics.
Best Value Network Intrusion Prevention System: High Security, Low TCO by IBM. December 31, 2013 - This resource reveals the best-value features to look when making a network intrusion prevention system (IPS) by providing performance analysis of a top IPS solution.
Better Business Decisions with Business Analytics by IBM. January 19, 2012 - This whitepaper details the importance of analytics in today's business landscape and offers a hardware solution to power it.
Better Performance, Lower Costs: The Advantages of IBM PowerLinux 7R2 with PowerVM by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Download this white paper for a head-to-head comparison of two offerings - IBM PowerLinux 7R2 with PowerVM, and HP DL380p G8 with vSphere 5.1 - to determine which is a better fit for your business. Inside, you'll discover how these two offerings stack up against one another with regard to performance, short- and long-term costs, and more!
Beyond Business as Usual: The Mega Shift Toward Social Communications by IBM. October 02, 2012 - Discover how integrating social software with communications is transforming the modern workplace, maximizing the potential of human capital, and generating value for businesses worldwide.
BEYOND CLOUD...THE AGE OF THE CUSTOMER How the convergence of key tech trends is changing business forever by IBM. September 13, 2013 - Explore how you can move your business beyond the cloud and into the way of future IT.
Beyond Converged Networks: Driving User Productivity through Unified by IBM. April 2007 - Unified communications and collaboration strategies can help organizations deliver a user experience that brings together communications and collaboration silos across and beyond traditional business boundaries. This webcast explains it for you.
Beyond Converged Networks: Driving User Productivity through Unified Communications and Collaboration by IBM. August 2008 - Read this whitepaper to understand how to provide users with a single, integrated experience across business applications and communications and collaboration tools.
Beyond Disaster Recovery: Becoming a Resilient Business by IBM. - In this white paper, you'll learn how to determine risks, calculate impact, evaluate your current structure's response and test overall resiliency.
Beyond Numbers: The Challenge of Telling your Company's Story by IBM. July 31, 2013 - This whitepaper examines the role of the CFO as the company storyteller and why need for narrative analysis of reports continues to grow.
Beyond Passwords: Protect the mobile enterprise with smarter security solutions by IBM. September 30, 2013 - This whitepaper examines the major challenges of providing secure access in mobile environments and explores new security models, policies and controls that can help keep critical apps and data secure.
Beyond the Crossroads: How Business-Savvy CIOs Enable Top-Performing Enterprises and How Top-Performing Enterprises Leverage Business-Savvy CIOs by IBM. August 19, 2010 - According to industry leaders and pundits in 2006, the role of the CIO was at a crossroads. Read the white paper to see how CIOs are beginning to seize this opportunity to play increasingly impactful strategic roles within their enterprise, and how IBM research can provide CIOs with the skills necessary to become a Business-Savvy CIO.
Beyond the Next Generation: Meeting the Converging Demands of Network Security by IBM. September 30, 2012 - Read this whitepaper to learn more about rising to the converging demands of network security. Topics covered include the evolution of network security, the development of "next-generation" approaches, use cases and more.
Beyond the Next Generation: Putting Advanced Network Security To Work by IBM. July 19, 2013 - This informative white paper highlights specific examples of the ways in which these CSN systems put today's more advanced capabilities to work in practical application, rather than catering to one specific capability.
BI and Analytics for Business Users by IBM. November 07, 2013 - The following white paper details how these complexities have hindered the progress of many companies as well as a sure-fire way to mitigate these issues.
BI Case Study: ROI in One Month for Healthcare Provider by IBM. January 09, 2014 - Access the following case study to reveal how Martin's Point Health Care used a BICC to significantly reduce reporting demands and improve the productivity of all its data users. Gain access to real examples and learn what you can do to establish your own BICC.
BI forward: A full view of your business by IBM. November 15, 2013 - The following white paper outlines the importance of having a 360 degree view of your entire organization and more importantly what you can do to gain one. Learn the advantages of this BI solution and how when coupled with predictive analysis, it may very well be the all-inclusive solution to higher competitive value.
BI software users report a sharp rise in data integration challenges by IBM. January 12, 2012 - With business intelligence (BI) software programs expanding in size and scope -- and more rank-and-file business users creating reports than ever before -- organizations are growing increasingly concerned about the data integration challenges of BI projects, according to the results of a new searchBusinessAnalytics.com survey.
BI Without a Data Warehouse? An Effective Strategy for Midsize Companies by IBM. June 29, 2010 - In this webcast, you’ll learn about a new generation of business intelligence (BI) solutions designed to take on reporting, analysis, dashboarding, scorecarding, planning, budgeting and forecasting projects while remaining affordable.
BI: Drive competitive advantage with high-quality data by IBM. January 04, 2012 - Find out how to overcome the business intelligence initiative challenge of low-quality data in this expert e-guide with strategies such as translation matrix entries and historical data scrubbing.
Big Data Analytics - Your Project Reality: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly by IBM. April 10, 2013 - Big data analytics seems to be all the rage in the IT and business worlds, with plenty of products out there to help you with your big data projects. However, it's not as simple as just buying a piece of technology. Read this expert e-guide to learn best and worst practices for big data analytics projects, and questions to ask before beginning.
Big data and analytics for a holistic customer journey by IBM. August 31, 2013 - In the modern business world, customer experience is everything. To re-align your customer-engagement initiatives around this new reality, you will need a clear roadmap for where to start and how to proceed. Access this white paper today for discussion and case studies on how you can use big data analytics to enhance experience.
Big Data Applied:Six Use Case Scenarios for 2014 by IBM. December 16, 2013 - Access this extensive, expert e-book to uncover the 6 best use cases of big data for 2014. Discover what makes these use cases successful and how you can capitalize on the same basic efforts.
Big Data Challenges and Pitfalls by IBM. September 10, 2013 - This expert e-guide examines the key challenges and potential pitfalls of big data and offers real-world strategies and advice for achieving big data success.
Big Data Integration and Governance Considerations for Healthcare by IBM. December 19, 2013 - Healthcare organizations have not been immune to the impact of big data – but what do these growing data volumes mean for information governance? This resource explores big data integration and governance from the standpoint of three case studies.
Big Data Success Stories: Practical Approaches For Achieving Results by IBM. October 31, 2012 - This comprehensive resource collects a number of big data success stories. Read on now to discover how organizations such as Barnes & Noble, Harvard Medical School, and macys.com realized the full potential of big data and drove profitability and growth.
Big Data without the Big Bang or Bucks by IBM. December 31, 2012 - In this resource, get tips on how to begin a big data project, from determining project requirements to choosing an analytics platform to upgrading systems. You'll discover best practices for extracting the most value from your data without high costs or complexities, and evaluate the pros and cons of selecting a "big data in a box" technology.
Big data, big potential: Find analytics success with the right database foundation by IBM. May 31, 2013 - In this resource, learn how the right database foundation can help your organization facilitate real-time analytics and capitalize on the full potential of big data.
Big Data: Addressing Costs, Performance, Capacity, and Management Complexity with Virtualization by IBM. October 31, 2012 - This case study reveals how multi-disciplinary engineering consultancy Dar Al-Handasah was able to rationalize and optimize its storage infrastructure in the age of big data with virtualization. Read on to learn how you can mirror Dar Al-Handasah's storage success.
Big Data: Delivering an Agile Infrastructure for Time-Critical Analytics in Telecommunications by IBM. October 31, 2013 - This resource examines how big data analytics is helping communications service providers (CSPs) to better understand customer behaviors, drive customer loyalty, and improve experiences. Inside, discover an enterprise-grade infrastructure designed for big data workloads.
Big data: New insights transform industries by IBM. December 18, 2013 - Access the following white paper to uncover how companies are leveraging new analytics technology and practices to stay ahead of the big data curve. Discover how you can gain the actionable intelligence you need and what you can do to gain a sharper competitive edge.
Big data: Past, present and future by IBM. January 21, 2014 - Join IDC analyst Carl Olofson on January 21, 2014 at 11:00 AM ET (16:00 GMT) in this live webcast event as he discusses how to find business and analytics success in the world of big data.
Big data: Past, present and future (Podcast) by IBM. January 21, 2014 - In this podcast, IDC analyst Carl Olofson as he shares his vast knowledge of, and experience with, an open platform designed to drive above-average business results. Listen and learn more.
Big Is In: X86 Buying Trends by IBM. October 2008 - Read the Gabriel Consulting x86 Server Vendor Preference Survey to learn why IBM is positioned as the leader for greater than 4-socket computing.
Billion-dollar Business Runs on Flash by IBM. April 30, 2013 - This concise white paper dives into a case study of one organization's deployment of flash storage to boost the processing performance of its investment management systems.
BladeCenter E-Kit by IBM. January 16, 2009 - Download a complimentary copy of the IBM BladeCenter e-kit which contains white papers, videos and case studies featuring real-life success stories.
BladeCenter HS 12 and JS 12 Video by IBM. September 2008 - Find out how the IBM BladeCenter HS12 and JS12 deliver availability, scalability and redundancy by watching this video.
Blog: DevOps for the mainframe by IBM. April 18, 2013 - Learn the basics of DevOps and important information you need to know in order to create a successful strategy.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Cuts Litigation Costs With Value-based Archiving by IBM. May 31, 2013 - This featured case study outlines the portfolio of solutions BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee, Inc. put in place to bring discovery operations back in-house – helping them save up to $1 million in third-party vendor fees. View now to learn more!
BlueLock Underpins its Cloud Computing Hosting Services with Best-in-Class Security by IBM. October 01, 2009 - Read this case study to learn how a dynamic, virtualized security solution built around IBM Internet Security Systems helped BlueLock bolster security efforts with a more versatile solution, shorten the deployment cycle for new customers, and reduce hardware costs and energy use.
Bluewater Power Prepares for Smart Metering with SAP and IBM Solutions by IBM. November 17, 2010 - Bluewater Power implemented a set SAP and IBM solutions to help deal with new regulations and mandates in the energy sector. Read this case study to learn all the benefits Bluewater experienced by choosing this set of SAP and IBM solutions and learn how your organization can experience these same benefits as well.
Boosting Contact Center Capabilities with UC and SIP by IBM. December 14, 2010 - Unified Communications and the contact center were once perceived as different, but these two business functions and technologies are linked. Today's IT and contact center architects can leverage UC applications capabilities and integrate Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) and SIP trunking to create more proactive and reactive customer service.
Boosting Enterprise Security with Integrated Log Management by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Explore how replacing your legacy, siloed log management systems with an integrated approach is crucial to reducing security risks and improving compliance across your diverse IT environments.
Boosting software quality and development agility Webcast by IBM. August 24, 2012 - This webcast exemplifies how technology like the cloud enables continuous integration testing of complex heterogeneous environments much earlier in the development cycle. Learn how the testing world is changing and the tools that are available to help you keep up.
BPM and enterprise architecture: The case for integration by IBM. February 24, 2014 - Business process management (BPM) and enterprise architecture (EA) sometimes seem to exist in parallel universes. However, that can be detrimental the function of each--and to the organization. In this e-guide, learn from industry experts as they make the case for integration of BPM and EA.
BPM and event processing for competitive advantage by IBM. November 01, 2011 - A successful business process management (BPM) initiative can serve as a competitive differentiator. This 2-article e-guide will explore expert tips and analyst approaches for organizations considering a BPM initiative.
BPM and SOA Require Robust and Scalable Information Systems by IBM. November 02, 2010 - Read this white paper for a discussion of the principles for the convergence of BPM and SOA from an information system perspective. The primary audiences are IT leaders and architects that need to understand how to effectively combine BPM and SOA in support of business integrity and operational excellence.
BPM and SOA: Better Together by IBM. October 05, 2009 - SOA standards, such as Web Services, make information resources and task automation applications available yet loosely integrated for process designers to use and reuse at will. Thus processes modeled with BPM tools can be rapidly implemented in production via SOA infrastructure.
BPM Best Practices by IBM. November 19, 2013 - Access this e-guide to hear from experts such as Erik Marks, founder and CEO of AgilePath, a long-time SOA and BPM specialist, on the subject of the BPM-modernization relationship. Discover the modernization needs BPM can fill, and when it's not the best choice.
BPM case study: IBM’s Enterprise Transformation by IBM. August 27, 2013 - This report explores the implementation of a global multi-year Enterprise Transformation program, built around BPM. The report focuses on the frameworks and systems that IBM has put in place to drive a global program of BPM-enabled change.
BPM Fills Some Application Modernization Needs, Not All by IBM. November 25, 2013 - How important is BPM to application modernization? Find out in this expert e-guide, where you'll learn how some organizations are successfully modernizing legacy applications with BPM, and find out how picking the right certification program can build up critical skills and know-how for your IT professionals.
BPM for Dummies Book by IBM. August 05, 2011 - Download this complete e-book, "BPM for Dummies", to gain an understanding of the concepts you need to begin implementing BPM within your organization.
BPM Projects: What You Need to Know by IBM. November 19, 2013 - While business process management (BPM) can offer improved efficiency and cost savings, many people can be resistant to change, especially when it comes to alterations of roles, status, or priorities. In this expert e-guide, Gartner VP and distinguished analyst Tina Nunno explains how to avoid four main change-related pitfalls of BPM projects.
BPM Quarterly E-Zine: Special Report: BPM and SaaS by IBM. March 10, 2011 - This issue examines the marriage of BPM and SaaS. Part I of our special report examines some remaining concerns about pairing BPM with SaaS; Part II offers expert advice on making a successful match. Also included in this issue is an update on a popular modeling tool, Business Process Modeling Notation (BPMN), and our BPM Digest. Read on!
BPM Quarterly eZine: Assess for Success - Measuring BPM's Benefits by IBM. May 27, 2011 - This BPM Quarterly e-zine explores ways you can accurately gauge the progress of your BPM effort. Inside, find not only best practices and expert advice, but access to additional resources about reducing the complexity of BPM integrations and successfully combining BPM and customer relationship management (CRM).
BPM Quarterly eZine: BPM in the cloud: Reaping rewards, avoiding pitfalls by IBM. December 08, 2011 - Experts say that a growing number of organizations use cloud computing to support their business process management (BPM) initiatives—and with good reason, considering the potential benefits. But the cloud comes with challenges that smart companies can address using the expert advice in this issue of ebizQ.com's BPM Quarterly.
BPM Quarterly eZine: Process Governance: Where The Rubber Meets The Road by IBM. August 18, 2011 - In this issue of ebizQ's BPM Quarterly, discover an expert overview of process governance, as well as industry-leading best practices and common pitfalls to avoid.
Break the “Add More Nodes” Cycle: IBM Netezza data warehouse appliances allow your data infrastructure to scale by IBM. December 14, 2011 - Data warehouse appliances have transformed the DW with a platform designed to deliver optimal price and performance with extreme simplicity. This paper outlines the IBM Netezza data warehouse appliance and how it offers extreme time to value, agility and ability to grow with new workloads, cost reduction of ongoing maintenance and more.
Breaking away with business analytics and optimization by IBM. April 15, 2011 - Read this white paper and see how an effective business analytics strategy can help organizations optimize performance, operationalize decisions and solve mission problems.
Breaking down silos of protection: An integrated approach to managing application security by IBM. October 31, 2013 - This resource explores the critical risks created by application growth, why point products are unable to offer adequate protection, and the value of taking an integrated approach to managing application security.
Bringing strong business leadership to the information integration platform by IBM. May 05, 2011 - In this presentation transcript, BI expert Wayne Eckerson will discuss why delivering clean, consistent, and integrated data is so challenging and prescribe several ways to achieve integrated data, including allocating the right people, establishing the right processes, and selecting the right technologies.
Budgeting for Your Next Hardware Investment: New Pricing and Payment Methods by IBM. October 25, 2013 - This informative resource provides the necessary financial tools you'll need when you begin investing in your new IBM storage solution or IBM Power System server. Find out how financing can help your business.
Budgeting: Beyond Spreadsheets by IBM. January 15, 2010 - With new technologies—such as planning and analysis solutions powered by IBM Cognos® software—companies are automating the process, getting faster reports and data that fuel “what is” and “what if” scenarios. Read this paper to learn more.
Build a highly affordable and scalable private cloud by IBM. June 19, 2013 - Review the essential steps for setting up a successful private cloud to turn your cloud vision into realistic results. Gain advice on how to build an optimal foundation for deploying cloud infrastructure.
Build a Solid Foundation for Secure Virtualization by IBM. December 30, 2010 - Many companies are now virtualizing their data centers. Some have virtualized between thirty and fifty percent of their systems. As this virtualization process reaches critical business applications, it’s important to pause for a moment and consider security. How will virtualization impact security?
Build in security and drive innovation by IBM. November 10, 2011 - Hear from Patrick Vandenberg, IBM Security & Compliance Marketing Manager and Ewa Hoyt, IBM Security Application & Compliance Marketing manager, on how to make application security part of your development process. Reduce risk and costs, and keep your development teams productive to drive the innovation you need to compete and win.
Build Smart Metering Solutions with IBM Informix TimeSeries by IBM. December 31, 2011 - To realize the full potential of smart meters, utility companies and their partners need a data management solution designed to reduce data load times, decrease storage capacity needs, and improve query performance for time series data.
Build your bottom line: Drive innovation with a collaborative requirements-driven quality solution. by IBM. May 11, 2010 - This paper investigates the reasons why effective collaboration amongst project teams is so difficult, and identifies the top three methods by which collaboration can be improved with a requirements-driven quality solution.
Build, test, run and manage mobile apps with IBM Worklight. Try it today. by IBM. February 21, 2014 - Access this exclusive resource to learn about an application development program designed specifically for developing mobile applications. Read on to find out how easy the program is to install and use.
Building a Powerful, Resilient, Affordable IT Infrastructure. IBM eX5 and VMware Virtualization Solutions for Small and Midsize Companies by IBM. January 19, 2011 - VMware vSphere takes virtualization to the next level. VMware vSphere is a next-generation virtualization platform that enables businesses to deliver efficient, reliable, and flexible IT.
Building a Smart Storage Cloud with IBM SmartCloud Storage Access by IBM. January 31, 2013 - This white paper briefly describes and IBM storage systems enabling features set of a powerful and simplified private cloud.
Building a Successful Roadmap to the Cloud by IBM. March 30, 2012 - A proven road map is crucial to ensure that each cloud decision made today will continue to pay off for the long term and continue to meet your organization's needs, and this white paper provides that roadmap by detailing when, where, and how to successfully deploy cloud solutions.
Building a Successful Roadmap to the Cloud by IBM. July 29, 2012 - A proven road map is crucial to ensure that each cloud decision made today will continue to pay off for the long term and continue to meet your organization's needs, and this white paper provides that roadmap by detailing when, where, and how to successfully deploy cloud solutions.
Building a Trusted Warehouse: IBM InfoSphere software and IBM Netezza data warehouse appliances by IBM. November 18, 2011 - This brief white paper explores the features and benefits of IBM Infosphere Information Server and IBM Netezza data warehouse appliances, including risk reduction, increased performance, quicker growth and more.
Building a World-Class Supply Chain – New Insights from Chemical & Petroleum Producers by IBM. February 22, 2011 - Learn what leading companies do differently to outperform their peers. From strategy decisions to investment in information technology and performance measurement systems, MPI’s latest research explains how your company can realize tangible returns though greater flexibility and improved delivery performance.
Building and Leveraging a Smarter Data Center by IBM. January 30, 2013 - Tune in to the latest episode of Smarter Computing Radio's podcast series and learn how Enterprise Systems are delivering important advantages such as availability, compliance, energy savings and user experience to companies of virtually all sizes and industries.
Building on a BPM framework: Can it work for DCM? by IBM. November 17, 2011 - This tip guide continues ebizQ.com’s deep dive into approaches for constructing a sound case management architecture. In this installment, ebizQ.com contributor Christine Parizo provides best practices for considering a case management framework based on business process management or other technologies.
Building Smart Products: Best Practices for Multicore Software Development by IBM. May 25, 2010 - IBM Rational software - the market-leading provider of platforms for software lifecycle management - is teaming with Wind River - the global leader in the embedded and mobile industries - to help companies take the risk out of multicore software development.
Building smarter products with product development capabilities from IBM by IBM. October 31, 2012 - In this interactive guide, explore how you can design, deliver, and manage smarter products. Discover how to combat the cost, complexity, and compliance challenges of smart product development by implementing the right processes and systems across the product lifecycle.
Building Solutions For Smarter Governments: Six Ways to Increase Responsiveness, Service Quality, Accountability and Taxpayer Value by IBM. January 21, 2011 - This paper describes how smarter government means making operations and services truly citizen-centric, integrating their service delivery, coordinating programs and allowing a choice of access channels, as well as placing the most needed transactions on the Web.
Building the Case for Business Intelligence ROI in a Turbulent Economy: 6 Tactics You Can Use by IBM. November 06, 2009 - Read this paper to learn how to strengthen your organization's business intelligence investment in the current economic environment, which has seen budget cuts in virtually every area. This paper offers tips for making a tangible business case for BI investments.
Bunnings builds on grid computing strategy with high-performance IBM® XIV® Storage Systems by IBM. March 22, 2011 - When Bunnings, a retailer of home improvement and outdoor living products, needed to find a replacement for older storage systems that supported their vital business applications, they turned to IBM products. To learn how Bunnings benefited from this upgrade, read this case study.
Business Agility Insights Vol. 1, No. 1 by IBM. December 13, 2012 - To achieve the business agility that today's fast-paced environments require, four invaluable technologies have come to the fore: business process management (BPM), case management, decision management, and event processing. Check out this expert e-zine to learn more about each of them, and examine three key avenues to smarter, faster operations.
Business Agility Insights Vol. 1, No. 2 by IBM. April 30, 2012 - Successful, on-time business process management (BPM) implementations hinge largely on strategic use of Business Process Model and Notation 2.0 (BPMN 2.0) and Business Process Execution Language (BPEL). Read this expert e-zine learn how to leverage these tools− and avoid making today's process-management initiative tomorrow's straitjacket.
Business Agility Insights Vol. 1, No. 3 by IBM. June 30, 2012 - In order to make mobile business processes a working reality for the enterprise, IT teams must figure out how to build an integrated, scalable architecture that will both satisfy extremely high end-user requirements and also provide value to the business. Read this expert e-zine to learn strategies that will help meet both these demands.
Business Agility Insights Vol. 1, No. 4 by IBM. August 31, 2012 - Read this expert e-guide to learn how CEP and predictive analytics can be incorporated into business process management (BPM) and decision management programs to give today's organizations constant access to the right information so their operations can react quickly to marketplace changes— and, where possible, begin to anticipate them as well.
Business Agility Realized by IBM. July 07, 2011 - This brief provides insights through real life customer examples on how to optimize your business processes and decisions to transform your business; leverage rapid integration for an interconnected world; deliver applications that maximize investments; accelerate agility with an intelligent and flexible application infrastructure.
Business Analytics and Optimization for the Intelligent Enterprise by IBM. April 08, 2009 - Executives recognize that new analytics capabilities, coupled with advanced business process management, signal a major opportunity to create business advantage. Those who have the vision to apply new approaches are building intelligent enterprises positioned to thrive.
Business Analytics and Optimization for the Intelligent Enterprise by IBM. December 14, 2010 - It’s easy to understand why business leaders regard their experience and intuition as inadequate tools for optimizing their enterprises.
Business Analytics and Optimization Jumpstart: Embedding analytics to transform insights into action by IBM. November 18, 2011 - The combination of a complex world, the vast proliferation of data and the pressing need to stay ahead of the competition has sharpened focus on using analytics within organizations. Analytics-driven organizations are outperforming their competitors by connecting people with trusted information, enabling them to make real-time decisions.
Business Analytics Buying Criteria: The Three Maxims by IBM. August 07, 2012 - When evaluating business analytics systems, IT leaders must consider the performance and scalability requirements of the underlying infrastructure. This paper examines the types of business analytics software available, highlights the analytical workload demands, and buying criteria to consider for various types of business analytics software.
Business Analytics Buying Criteria: The Three Maxims by IBM. November 06, 2013 - The following white paper outlines 3 distinct principles to abide by when choosing an appropriate analytics platform for you and your organization.
Business Analytics Buying Criteria: The Three Maxims by IBM. July 16, 2013 - The paper will examine the business analytics workloads, discuss how these workloads put different demands on the underlying systems and infrastructure, and provide guidance designing an integrated business analytics environment that will provide organizations with high performance, resiliency, and a scalable growth path
Business Analytics Buying Criteria: The Three Maxims by IBM. January 21, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover the 3 maxims to follow that will provide the proper guidance to ensure that your BI and analytics solutions will deliver high performance, resiliency, and the scalability you need to be competitive in this data-centric market.
Business Analytics for Big Data by IBM. June 30, 2013 - Access this resource today to learn how analytics can support the use of big data in business decision-making and lead to better business outcomes. Inside, find out how you can extract big data insights, uncover the challenges of big data analytics, and more.
Business Analytics for Manufacturing – Three Ways to Win by IBM. February 22, 2011 - This paper explains three ways performance management and analytics are used to create competitive advantage: building smarter supply chains, driving operational efficiency and enabling reliable financial planning.
Business Analytics for Marketing by IBM. October 31, 2013 - The following webcast depicts the best solution to making sure that your customers always get the best service possible.
Business Analytics – Pushing Toward Relevance by IBM. January 24, 2012 - Learn how IT can improve its overall contribution to business innovation with an action-oriented business intelligence (BI) and analytics strategy.
Business Analytics – Pushing Towards Relevance by IBM. May 04, 2012 - This paper details the current state of business analytics, revealing why it's not as pervasive as one may think. Read this now and learn some best practices that will help CIOs spearhead their company's BI initiatives to make better use of data for a competitive advantage.
Business Continuity and Resiliency Services from IBM: Strengthen Your Business with Cloud Computing—Delivering Greater Resiliency and a More Globally Accessible Environment by IBM. May 15, 2009 - Cloud computing can simplify scalability to improve business resiliency and flexibility. Read this paper to discover how cloud computing combined with IBM continuity and resiliency services can improve the efficiency of your infrastructure while also improving your business continuity.
Business Continuity and Resiliency Services from IBM by IBM. June 17, 2010 - When disaster strikes, business must keep moving. Combing the advantages of a cloud computing infrastructure, IBM helps deliver business continuity and resiliency solutions based on tested methodologies designed specifically for your enterprise. Read this paper and learn how cloud computing can give you access to your data no matter what.
Business Continuity for SAP on System Z by IBM. October 31, 2008 - Read this e-book to learn how to fully automate the management of all SAP components and related products running on z/OS, AIX®, or Linux®. The automation software monitors all resources and controls the restart and/or takeover of failing components, thereby ensuring near continuous availability of the SAP system.
Business Driven Governance: Managing Policies for Data Retention by IBM. August 31, 2013 - This resource explains how you can establish and manage an overall data retention strategy through information governance and database archiving policies.
Business Empowerment Through Enterprise Capture by IBM. September 27, 2011 - This white paper explores the potential of enterprise capture and explains the elements of a typical system. Uncover a strategy to help your organization leverage information for better business results and more efficient operations.
Business Forecasting: Six Design Principles for Healthier Forecasts by IBM. June 16, 2010 - Success depends on healthy and accurate forecasts. A rolling forecasting approach is typically helpful in developing or restoring your forecasting practices to full health. This paper from IBM offers up six principals that should be mainstays in your forecasting blueprint and also outlines an example of successful rolling forecasts in practice.
Business Impacts on SAP Deployments by IBM. November 15, 2013 - In this informative study, find out the real-word impact of deploying SAP on IBM's Power platforms, as opposed to SAP on HP x86, Dell x86 and HP Itanium, all running with Oracle DB.
Business Intelligence for CMOs by IBM. December 31, 2010 - This paper introduces you to the business intelligence solutions that can meet the needs of marketing- from CMOs to brand managers and marketing operations analysts to search engine marketing managers and campaign strategists.
Business Intelligence in SAP Environments by IBM. May 26, 2010 - This paper discusses the disruptions to SAP’s roadmap after the acquisition of BOBJ, and discusses various scenarios in which customers might decide to stay with SAP BOBJ for its BI strategy, and also when it might be best to use a third-party BI platform to leverage their SAP investments. Read this paper to learn more.
Business Intelligence In the Corporate Finance Environment: Productivity Gains Associated with Data Agnostic BI Solutions by IBM. December 20, 2010 - Read this paper to learn how organizations with highly-complex organizational structures will find an application independent business intelligence strategy more effective than BI tools that come bundled in ERP applications.
Business Intelligence that’s always just right by IBM. October 16, 2013 - This webcast addresses the issue with choosing the right platform when it comes to business intelligence
Business Process Management and Enterprise Architecture for Better Business Outcomes by IBM. June 24, 2010 - This webcast explores how WebSphere and IBM Rational work together to help businesses achieve strategic objectives with reduced risk and cost and also for translating business vision and strategy into architectural change.
Business Process Management for Dummies by IBM. December 31, 2011 - Check out this e-book, Business Process Management for Dummies, to find comprehensive, in-depth, easy-to-understand information on: what BPM is and how, specifically, a BPM program can benefit your business; best practices for implementing a BPM program; how to improve BPM automation with decision management; BPM success stories; and more!
Business Process Management Solution Implementation Guide by IBM. December 09, 2010 - The BPM Solution Implementation Guide, an IBM® Redpaper™, provides a practical approach to rapid Business Process Management solution delivery. It describes how to analyze, model, and manage processes in the context of a real healthcare scenario.
Business Process Management: Banking by IBM. January 15, 2010 - Banks can address operational challenges and differentiate themselves through business model innovation and business process optimization. Read this paper to learn more.
Business rules automation offers greater efficiency for case management by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Business rules can bring additional insight, transparency and efficiency to case management, provided the approaches are combined and implemented properly. In this Tip Guide, discover what business needs are driving the adoption of this combination, and how business rules technology is being put to use in case management and other areas.
Business Rules Management System (BRMS) Buyer's eKit by IBM. December 12, 2010 - Selecting the right software is the first step in obtaining fast ROI from a business rule management system (BRMS). These tools will help you make the right decision.
Business service management 101: Manage IT with a business focus by IBM. January 31, 2012 - Astrong IT and network infrastructures are the foundation to providing betterapplications and services are essential to meeting your organization's businessobjectives. This white paper reveals how managing your infrastructure with aneye to the bottom line is critical in today's business climate.
Business Strategy for Cloud Providers: The Case for Potential Cloud Services Providers by IBM. September 29, 2009 - This paper is focused on helping those who want to emerge aswinners in the new cloud provider marketplace. Read on to learn tips for creating a winning cloud provider business strategy and model.
Business-driven data privacy policies - Establish and enforce enterprise data privacy policies to support compliance and protect sensitive data. by IBM. February 28, 2013 - This resource offers insight to help you establish and enforce business-driven data privacy policies. Read on to learn how to comply with privacy regulations, navigate data governance requirements, and more.
Businesses are ready for a new approach to IT by IBM. April 30, 2012 - Don't let the inefficiencies of today's computing models get in the way of your business success. Read on to compare the benefits of two types of integrated systems and learn how to leverage best practices and "build in" expertise into your computing models.
Businesses are Ready for a New Approach to IT by IBM. January 21, 2013 - This white paper outlines a new way forward for organizations that – through inefficiencies in today's computing models – have let IT become a barrier to innovation, rather than an enabler of it. Read now to learn how you can simplify deployment and reduce complexity using systems integrated with expertise.
Businesses are ready for a new approach to IT by IBM. April 18, 2012 - Integrated systems are based on "patterns of expertise," which can dramatically improve the responsiveness of the business. This paper details two types of integrated systems - platform and infrastructure - the benefits of each, such as agility, efficiency, simplicity and control, and so much more.
Buy. Smarter. Redefining commerce in the age of the customer by IBM. May 01, 2012 - Access this white paper to discover a smart approach to commerce. In this era of the empowered consumer, customer relationship management is a vital to your enterprises success. Discover a smarter commerce strategy that enables you to reduce, or avoid, the potential for unsatisfied customers.
By enhancing ‘knowledge work,’ DCM generates new value in the enterprise by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Too often, discussions about case management in general—and dynamic case management (DCM) in particular—focus on the IT aspects. But to reap long-term, widespread benefits from DCM, it’s important to understand the business benefits and challenges as well.
CA Cleanup: Mainframe Security Databases: ACF2, Top Secret, IBM RACF by IBM. June 2008 - Over a period of time security databases accumulate unused, obsolete user ids and entitlements. This demonstration showcases the three causes and solution sets to security data accumulation.
CA Mainframe Security Compliance by IBM. June 2008 - In this video, learn how to combat against regulatory, staffing and audit pressures that security management shortcomings bring to the table.
Cabot Partners: Optimizing Business Value for Midsized SAP Landscapes with IBM PowerLinux: Simpler by Design by IBM. April 26, 2012 -
x86-based Linux platforms may seem like an affordable option for supporting SAP workloads, but ongoing maintenance costs quickly exceed the low acquisition costs of these architectures. Learn about a recommended alternative that can be integrated with virtualization and find out why it is ideally suited for your SAP environment.
Calculate Your Total Cost of Ownership for IBM PureFlex Systems by IBM. April 15, 2013 - Check out this resource to discover a TCO analysis tool to compare the IBM PureFlex System to other out-of-the-box infrastructures to ensure you pick the best solution for your environment.
Can Agile testing succeed in complex application environments? by IBM. September 24, 2013 - Access this webcast to explore strategies for agile testing that eliminate bottlenecks and enable teams to streamline testing in even the most complex environments.
Can SOA Get More Flexible to Meet Complex Challenges? by IBM. October 21, 2013 - In this E-Guide, readers will hear from experts in the SOA space (including well-known David Linthicum) around SOA governance and its relationship with lightweight, flexible enterprise architecture.
Can the CIO dilemma be solved? by IBM. March 18, 2013 - Many companies are benefiting from a smarter approach to infrastructure and architecture.Access this podcast aimed at IT decision makers who are using technology to transform their organizations and improve business performance. Find out how you can turn your company into a smarter organization and make your IT become more strategic.
Capitalize on Business Opportunities and Respond to New Industry Situations: Quickly Extend Business Applications and Connectivity Solutions to Customers, Partners and Suppliers with Industry Data Acceleration by IBM. October 30, 2009 - This paper describes benefits of integrating industry data, how partner and supplier integration through industry connectivity can help maximize the value and effectiveness of a service-oriented architecture (SOA) or business process management (BPM) initiative, and the IBM® WebSphere® portfolio of products available to achieve such integration.
Capitalizing on cross-channel retail opportunities by IBM. March 03, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover how to leverage enterprise marketing management to optimize every aspect of online and cross-channel analytics and marketing.
Capturing the Potential of the Cloud by IBM. September 15, 2010 - This paper will discuss how cloud is helping enterprises, governments and industries around the globe meet their current challenges through key value drivers.
Capturing Value from Patient-Centered Care by IBM. November 18, 2011 - This white paper examines the leading practices employed by healthcare systems worldwide and proposes a patient-centered care approach for IT investment that combines a series of capabilities to improve quality care, reduce operating costs and optimize revenue.
Case for Cloud Enabled SAP Environment by IBM. April 11, 2012 - This whitepaper covers the reasons why SAP users don't want to make the move to the cloud and offers to solutions that can put their minds at ease.
Case Management: Transformational Process Management in Government by IBM. March 2008 - IBM FileNet Business Process Framework is a framework that gives governments the ability to rapidly build a case management system.
Case Studies in the Use of Rational Jazz for Systems and Software Development by IBM. June 01, 2010 - In this detailed paper, Collaborative Product Development Associates (CPDA) assesses the capabilities, strengths and weakness of the Rational platform in the context of collaborative product development.
Case Study QuickView: IBM applies cloud environment to create a virtual benchmark center for high-performance computing by IBM. May 18, 2011 - This abbreviated case study offers a quick glance at the time savings and cost efficiency achieved by the IBM Benchmark Center using cloud computing.
Case Study QuickView: IBM Research Doubles Its Productivity with Cloud Computing by IBM. March 26, 2009 - Read this case study to see how the solution has improved productivity and utilization of resources and helped consolidate individual labs’ capital budgets into a single centralized budget.
Case Study: A Major Media and Entertainment Company Enables Tape-Free Global Backups and Restores by IBM. May 15, 2010 - Read this case study to learn how a major global media and entertainment company achieved significant benefits and efficiency gains by implementing a virtual tape library solution to streamline their nightly data backup process.
Case Study: Balancing Growth and Capacity Constraints with Unified Storage by IBM. December 31, 2012 - multi-faceted organization in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, which hosts over 100 events per year, deploy an innovative storage system to expand their storage capacity to support a steady increase in media content while allowing plenty of room for future growth.
Case study: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas cuts mainframe software costs with IBM (May 2013) by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Lear how Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas were able to migrate their mainframe software toward an equally functional but significantly lower-cost system - without heavy impact on users and the IT environment.
Case Study: Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden by IBM. March 31, 2012 - This case study details how the Cincinnati Zoo utilized business analytics to gain deeper insight into visitor behaviors and habits – allowing it to transform customer experience while also reducing its reliance on subsidies.
Case Study: Confirming business continuity of SAP environments by IBM. December 21, 2011 - There is an automation system which coordinates the backup process across both platforms, shutting down the SAP component, launching file system and database backups, and instructing the storage manager to execute backup files. Take a look at this case study to learn more about the benefits of this backup system.
Case Study: Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. by IBM. November 30, 2013 - View this case study to find out how Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. leveraged an analytics software to analyze 80,000 network statistics in near-real time, eliminating the manual thresholds of their previous strategy.
Case Study: Housing Works reduces backup and restore times by more than 90 percent by IBM. June 28, 2012 - When a tape backup failed after a small electrical fire damaged a file server, 3 IT staff members had to spend more than two weeks re-inputting data - which delayed other projects. Read this case study to learn about this organization benefited from deploying an instant restore appliance.
Case Study: How cloud computing and Analytics enhance efficiency and the Wimbledon experience by IBM. December 06, 2013 - Consult this case study to uncover how the Wimbledon Tennis Championships utilized cloud computing to deliver their content to millions of eager fans around the world.
Case Study: Implementing Database Activity Monitoring for a Major International Telecommunications Company by IBM. March 17, 2011 - InfoSphere Guardium’s appliance-based technology allows companies to secure their enterprise data and rapidly address compliance requirements without affecting performance or requiring changes to databases or applications. Read on to learn more about InfoSphere today.
Case Study: Meka Pro harnesses analytics to improve profitability of manufacturing projects by IBM. January 15, 2013 - You operate in a global market and in order to be successful you need to customize your business strategy for different markets. Analytics tools can help you obtain the intelligence you need to tailor your approach to specific markets and audiences. Read on to learn how a manufacturing company used analytics to increase profitability by 10%.
Case Study: North York General Hospital Doubles Storage Performance: Cutting Costs and Simplifying Management by Standardizing on IBM XIV by IBM. August 22, 2011 - This case study details how North York General Hospital's implementaiton of the IBM XIV Storage Systemen helped them reduce rackspace requirements and cut data center hosting costs. They now have a fast, resilient and flexible storage architecture that will support their mission-critical IT systems for years to come.
Case Study: OhioHealth eliminates hours of time in managing its storage environment by IBM. December 16, 2011 - OhioHealth must be able to recover and produce medical records at any point in time for medical and legal reasons. Fortunately there is a storage manager available to help OhioHealth recover data if it is needed.
Case Study: Reducing DR Costs and Complexity by IBM. May 29, 2012 - Penn State Hershey's research and patient care centers rely on a huge volume of data, ranging from files generated by its imaging modality systems to patient records. Penn State Hershey turned to IBM's XIV storage system, which delivered the performance and availability to make their disaster recovery program feasible almost overnight.
Case Study: University College London Hospitals (UCLH) by IBM. December 15, 2010 - This case study explains how UCLH implemented a patient tracking system (PTS) with Lombardi Teamworks at its core, which alerts them when a patient is delayed in their treatment pathway before they go over their 18wkRTT and allows them to only have to enter patient information once into the system instead of multiple times.
Case study: VALECARD slashes operational costs by up to 30 percent by IBM. January 23, 2013 - This white paper details a solution to protect consumer data with a solid disaster recovery plan that also brings other benefits.
Case study: INTTRA supports the global supply chain with a world-class IT infrastructure from IBM by IBM. April 01, 2011 - To develop a multi-carrier e-commerce platform for a containerized shipping company, INTTRA leveraged a variety of hardware and software solutions from IBM® and VSS. The solutions delivered reliability, performance and scalability - all within the client’s space and budget. Read the case study to find out more.
Case Study: GHY International by IBM. April 30, 2013 - Read this concise case study to find out what technologies one organization implemented to make sure their IT environment always runs smoothly.
Case Study: IT Informatik - Leveraging Linux on IBM Power by IBM. April 30, 2013 - Explore this exclusive case study to find out how a Germany-based business partner of IBM utilizes these technologies to create an efficient data center, and fuel business productivity.
Cashing in on Customer Insight by IBM. December 31, 2012 - This resource explains how customer analytics can help your organization monetize customer insights and compete in a global marketplace.
Cast Iron: 10-Minute Demo: Integrate Cloud to ERP with "No Coding" by IBM. May 20, 2013 - In this 10-minute software demo, learn how WebSphere Cast Iron allows you to easily integrate cloud (both public and private) and on-premise applications in real-time using a "no-coding" approach.
Celina Insurance Group Streamlines Collaborative Processes with Agents to Stay ahead of the Competition by IBM. March 13, 2009 - Read this case study to see how Celina Insurance Group implemented a collaborative extranet based on IBM Lotus Notes and Lotus Domino to enhance their competitive edge.
CFO Research Study - Linking Numbers and Narratives by IBM. July 31, 2012 - Many companies are incorporating narrative elements into both internal and external reporting. However, adding a narrative analysis to financial reports can take a substantial amount of staff and management time. Companies today need more automation, more variance analysis/explanations, and less keying of information into spreadsheets.
Change app behavior: From in house to the cloud by IBM. March 01, 2011 - When moving applications to the cloud, it is critical to have a proactive migration strategy to ensure they perform the same in this environment as they do in house. This white paper provides best practices to follow to ensure a seamless transition for all your applications without compromise.
Change app behavior: From in house to the cloud taking a data center app to the cloud by IBM. July 14, 2011 - If you’re leading or working on a SaaS or PaaS project, interoperability and performance challenges throughout application migration processes are givens. This technical note offers specific proactive steps you can take to ensure the successful migration of your enterprise apps.
Change control councils for successful software releases by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Proper application lifecycle management (ALM) planning and the appointment of a change and configuration team can help align business goals with development goals, explain concepts to management, and improve quality throughout the lifecycle. In this e-book, readers will learn best practices for a timely, organized and strong product release.
Change Impact Analysis Using SAP Business Process Change Analyzer and IBM Rational Tools by IBM. December 31, 2012 - This presentation describes how Application Lifecycle Management with SAP Solution Manager and IBM Rational software can help you measure the impact that change events have on your organization – allowing you to strategically improve performance and lower costs.
Changing the Experience and Economics of IT by IBM. October 31, 2012 - In this resource, learn how IT systems with built-in expertise can help you reduce complexity and free up resources from back-end IT processes in order to drive more front-end, customer-facing value.
Channel Ezine December by IBM. December 19, 2011 - How are you expanding your business in the channel in 2012? What areas of specialization are your customers clamoring for? What are you doing to address their needs? Check out this December issue of Channel Strategies and make sure you're on the right track for 2012.
Channel strategies e-zine: Actionable information on technologies and sales tactics by IBM. September 22, 2011 - This expert e-zine from SearchITChannel.com follows the evolution of virtualization and explains how it gave way to virtual appliances. Get advice to help you determine whether this technology makes sense for your business. Plus, discover new revenue opportunities surrounding Open Source deployment.
Chief Procurement Officer Study: Improving competitive advantage through procurement excellence by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Approached correctly, procurement can be essential for driving value and competitive advantage. This guide reveals the results of a survey of 1,128 chief procurement officers (CPOs) regarding the key strategies that separate high-performing procurement organizations from the pack.
Choice and control: IBM shares considerations for developing enterprise cloud strategies by IBM. May 09, 2013 - Download this resource for essential advice on charting your path to the cloud to ensure a right-fit strategy for your organization. Review the core challenges and opportunities in the cloud, the key factors to consider when deploying and advanced tools to support your cloud goals.
Choose an ALM solution that meets your strategic requirements by IBM. December 31, 2011 - This buyer's guide describes the key criteria for application lifecycle management (ALM) solutions for today's high-performance teams. It includes key considerations for enhancing your single- or multi-vendor ALM environment.
Choose the right dynamic in-memory to turbo charge your SAP application software by IBM. January 02, 2014 - In this on-demand webcast from SearchDataManagement.com, our experts sit down with leading independent analyst Carl Olofson as he offers key recommendations to help you choose the right database technologies for your SAP software.
Choose Your Collaboration Destiny by IBM. August 2008 - Test your skills real-time and learn how IBM collaboration solutions - backed by Web 2.0 technology - are greatly assisting businesses to take collaboration to the next level across employees customers, suppliers, and partners.
Choosing a PaaS: Questions to ask to PaaS Vendors by IBM. November 26, 2013 - The decision to incorporate a Platform as a Service (PaaS) product into your company doesn't end there. More than one vendor is out for the enterprise PaaS dollar and given the influx of marketing surrounding the topic, deciding on the right platform -- or platforms -- isn't easy.
Choosing a partner for enterprise cloud production workloads by IBM. May 01, 2013 - Despite initial hesitancy, companies of all sizes are considering moving their enterprise-class applications to the cloud. This whitepaper provides a checklist for choosing the right managed third-party provider for your business.
Choosing a Standard for BI and Reporting: Simplify the IT Environment Reduce Your TCO Increase Your ROI by IBM. January 05, 2009 - The reasons driving standardization in BI and reporting are core to every company—cutting costs, boosting revenue, and increasing profits. IBM Cognos 8 BI lets business users move among capabilities in a guided way, get the answers they seek, and collaborate while giving IT complete control over the BI environment.
Choosing the Right Enterprise Report-Management System for Your Enterprise, Buyer's Guide: Purchasing Criteria by IBM. March 2008 - Download this buyer's guide to learn what you need from an enterprise report management solution.
Choosing the Right Services Partner for any Datacenter Transformation by IBM. September 30, 2013 - This whitepaper focuses on the importance of selecting a datacenter services partner that can support all phases of your datacenter transformation.
Choosing visual properties for successful visualizations by IBM. October 09, 2013 - In the following article, IBM experts address a key aspect in the design process.
CIC Guide: Agile Deployment for Embedded Software & Complex Systems by IBM. March 31, 2013 - In this informative resource, learn exactly how Agile principles apply to the product delivery lifecycle of an embedded software product or complex safety critical system. Discover the most effective implementation strategy, and get guiding principles for agile success.
CICS and SOA Architecture and Integration Choices by IBM. March 31, 2012 - In this comprehensive e-book, explore the ways in which IBM's CICS server offers support for SOA strategies and seamlessly connects with other IT environments. With this information, you can select, plan, and design strategies that integrate CICS applications as service providers and requesters.
Cincinnati Zoo improves customer experience and enhances performance by IBM. January 24, 2012 - Learn how one of the world's top-rated zoo uses analytics to create a more satisfying customer experience – while cutting marketing costs, increasing new visits, boosting concession revenues and much more.
CIO Perspective: To be great at IT, you must be great at BPM by IBM. June 01, 2010 - Sound business process management (BPM) lies at the heart of IT's ability to respond to the constant mandate to deliver "more for less." Access this resource for a Q&A on BPM with Toby Redshaw, the Group CIO leading a successful BPM program at Aviva plc, the world’s fifth largest insurance group.
CIO Perspective: To Be Great at IT, You Must Be Great at BPM by IBM. December 18, 2009 - One of the most popular business motto’s within the past year is "more for less." Organizations want things better, faster, and cheaper. In the IT world this is all too true as well. BPM is the tool that delivers faster, better, and cheaper solutions. Read this paper for an in-depth look into BPM from the perspective of the CIO.
Cisco's Unified Computing System vs. IBM Flex System: How Do They Compare? by IBM. November 30, 2012 - Check out this exclusive resource to find out how Cisco's Unified Computing System measures up against IBM's Flex System, both of which have blade environments.
Clabby Analyst Report: Tivoli Workload Automation with Cloud ─ Automating ComplexApplications and Dynamic Distributed Workloads in the Cloud (April 2013) by IBM. April 01, 2013 - Nowadays, applications and workloads can span cloud-based, virtual and physical environments. Therefore, job scheduling has become more dynamic with multiple moving pieces. This independent whitepaper looks at how workload automation software can help manage jobs across physical and distributed environments.
Clabby Analytics Research Brief by IBM. April 09, 2009 - In this Research Brief, Clabby Analytics takes a closer look at IBM’s smarter planet initiative and its dynamic infrastructure strategy. They're defined in broad terms ― attention is given to the bigger picture: Don't overlook business resiliency and security when building a dynamic infrastructure.
Clabby Analytics Research Report - How Cisco's UCS Compares to IBM Flex System - Nov 2012 by IBM. December 31, 2012 - Access this research report for an in-depth comparison of Cisco's UCS and IBM Flex System integrated system offerings. This report focuses on areas such as extended memory servers, blade and rack designs, performance, systems management, and more!
Clabby Analytics Research Report - IBM NeXtScale System: A New Ultra-Dense Hyper-Scale x86 Server Design by IBM. September 18, 2013 - This white paper details how high performance computing can be handled by hyper-scale servers.
Clark County Family Services boosts its ROI to $10M by IBM. February 13, 2014 - Access the following case study to reveal the BI and analytics solution Clark County deployed that gave the intelligence they needed to successfully distribute their electronic and physical assets to increase performance and adhere to new mandates—all in all achieving a $10 million USD ROI.
Client Case Study: London Borough of Brent by IBM. July 28, 2011 - This paper discusses how Brent used IBM to supply the customer data integration and master data management (MDM) to consolidate back-end systems to reduce administration costs, improve customer service and minimise benefit fraud.
Client Case Study: MoneyGram International by IBM. August 02, 2011 - This case study outlines the solution MoneyGram choose to help integrate their information in real-time and provide actionable insight so company managers can quickly identify questionable patterns and proactively enact new processing rules to reduce fraud.
Client Case Study: Bouyges Telecom by IBM. July 28, 2011 - In this case study, Bouygues Telecom uses an analysis platform to help it proactively uncover online and in-store fraud by consumers, dealers and organized crime groups, and prevent the subsequent loss of products and revenue.
Client Case Study: LAENDmarKS Enables Targeted Recalls With Traceability Technology by IBM. March 25, 2011 - KEIPER, a large automotive industry supplier, pulled together a consortium of German automakers, suppliers, software companies and academia and spearheaded their collective efforts in a project known as LAENDmarKS.
Close, Consolidate & Report for Dummies by IBM. February 08, 2012 - Download this e-book and find out how a unified close, consolidate and report (CCR) process gives leaders timely and accurate insights to make smarter decisions. You also discover features of the ideal CCR solution and learn what to look for in the selection process.
Close, Consolidate and Report For Dummies by IBM. August 07, 2012 - This e-book will help you understand why integrating and unifying your closing, consolidating and reporting (CCR) process is critical. Read this to learn about re-engineering your point solution approach to CCR by investing in integrated solutions, how to achieve automation and enhance your ability to manage controls, reduce risks and more.
Closing the data privacy gap for SAP Applications by IBM. October 01, 2008 - This white paper provides insight into the requirements for protecting privacy in SAP non-production environments and describes some of the comprehensive data masking techniques available with the IBM® Optim™ Data Privacy Solution for SAP® Applications.
Closing the Data Privacy Gap: Protecting Sensitive Data in Non-Production Environments by IBM. August 2007 - This White Paper explains why protecting sensitive information and ensuring privacy have become high priorities.
Cloud & Outsourcing - Why Partnering Strategies Matter by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Explore how outsourcing motivations have changed and why you should adapt your sourcing strategies to keep up.
Cloud Adoption Advisor by IBM. November 15, 2011 - This resource details how a cloud adoption advisor can help customers identify the Cloud Entry Point(s) most appropriate for them, help sellers work with clients to identify the Cloud Entry Point(s) and provide basic guidance on adoption next steps.
Cloud based disaster recovery barriers and drivers in the enterprise by IBM. March 31, 2012 - Forrester Consulting did some research into the field of disaster recovery and came up with some interesting statistics. Looking at solutions from multiple categories, Forrester examined how IT decision-makers are facilitating disaster recovery today and IT managers have the most to gain from considering cloud-based recovery solution.
Cloud Computing by Government Agencies: Meeting Business and Security Challenges in the Cloud by IBM. August 17, 2010 - This article briefly describes the procurement challenges and then jumps into advising government cloud service purchasers on the positives and negatives of security in the cloud, and how to manage their potential vendors' security risks. Read on to learn more.
Cloud Computing Drives Breakthrough Improvements in IT Service Delivery, Speed, and Costs by IBM. December 03, 2010 - This white paper discusses the business drivers motivating IT buyers to consider cloud computing as an alternative to traditional dedicated IT architectures and in-house sourcing models. It describes how IBM is investing to support public, private, and hybrid cloud solutions. Read this paper now to learn more.
Cloud Computing for Developers by IBM. September 13, 2010 - Join us for the Cloud computing for developers virtual events in October and learn how to solve business and technical challenges in the cloud. Through real-world examples of specific challenges and solutions, as well as live demos of techniques and products, you can learn more about leveraging the cloud. Read on for details.
Cloud Computing for Midsize Business: Delivering Innovation and Efficiency whitepaper by IBM. January 31, 2011 - Read this white paper as it discusses the benefits for midsized businesses to implement cloud computing such as reducing IT complexity and accelerating business value.
Cloud computing for the enterprise, Part 3: Using WebSphere CloudBurst to create private clouds by IBM. May 19, 2011 - This article provides an introduction to IBM® WebSphere® CloudBurst™ and WebSphere Application Server Hypervisor Edition.
Cloud Computing for the Enterprise-- Part 1: Capturing the Cloud by IBM. September 21, 2010 - Read this article from IBM to discover the details behind the definition: cloud computing is an all-inclusive solution in which all computing resources (hardware, software, networking, storage, and so on) are provided rapidly to users as demand dictates.
Cloud Computing for the Enterprise-- Part 2: WebSphere sMash and DB2 Express-C on the Amazon EC2 Public Cloud by IBM. September 21, 2010 - Read this article to see how IBM WebSphere sMash and IBM DB2 Express-C Amazon Machine Images can be combined to help you deliver Web applications hosted on the Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (EC2) infrastructure.
Cloud Computing for the Enterprise-- Part 3: Using WebSphere CloudBurst to Create Private Clouds by IBM. September 21, 2010 - Read this article to get an introduction to WebSphere CloudBurst and WebSphere Application Server Hypervisor Edition and discover how these new offerings bring the significant advantages of private cloud computing to WebSphere enterprise environments.
Cloud computing for the enterprise: Part 1: Capturing the cloud by IBM. May 18, 2011 - This article discusses cloud computing in general, then dissects the layers of the cloud, presents the different cloud types, along with their benefits and drawbacks, and explains why this movement is important for enterprise developers.
Cloud computing for the enterprise: Part 2: WebSphere sMash and DB2 Express-C on the Amazon EC2 public cloud by IBM. May 18, 2011 - This article looks specifically at the public cloud and how you can use the IBM® WebSphere® sMash and IBM DB2® Express-C Amazon Machine Images (AMI) to deliver Web applications hosted on the EC2 public cloud infrastructure.
Cloud computing fundamentals by IBM. December 17, 2010 - Cloud computing offers businesses a whole new way to deliver high quality services to end users and as a result, introduces many opportunities for revenue growth. This white paper provides detailed insights on cloud computing and how you can leverage it in your enterprise.
Cloud Computing Improves Productivity in IBM Benchmark and Learning Centers by IBM. March 26, 2009 - The IBM Systems and Technology Group European Learning Center consolidated their IT resources into a single location and reduced lab system provisioning time with cloud computing. Read this case study to see how technical staff can now configure IT resources for a benchmark or a course lab environment in just one day.
Cloud Computing in the Midmarket: Assessing the Options by IBM. December 30, 2011 - This white paper discusses strategies for midsize businesses to select and implement the most appropriate cloud deployment strategy for their organization that allows for an integration of business IT priorities.
Cloud computing insights from 110 implementation projects by IBM. November 15, 2011 - Considering implementing cloud? See how other companies have approached cloud with the results of this IBM Academy of Technology survey.
Cloud Computing on a Smarter Planet by IBM. November 15, 2011 - The true promise of cloud isn’t just about advancing IT; it’s about reinventing business. Leading companies are unlocking the deeper potential of cloud as a way to manage not just their IT but also their businesses. They’re discovering that cloud can help them create new marketplaces, smarter business services and profitable new revenue streams.
Cloud Computing: A Complete Solution with IBM by IBM. August 12, 2011 - In this video, IBM storage experts and customers speak about how leveraging cloud computing can optimize business processes. Learn how a cloud computing-based infrastructure allows companies to access virtual resources like automated software and new application performance levels.
Cloud Computing: A Complete Solution with IBM by IBM. May 19, 2011 - In this video, IBM storage experts and customers speak about how leveraging cloud computing can optimize business processes.
Cloud Computing: Defined and Demystified by IBM. May 20, 2011 - In this paper, the term cloud computing is defined, along with the distinguishing advantages and disadvantages of different types of cloud deployments. It can help you find the right approach for your enterprise.
Cloud computing: Innovative solutions for test environments Speed test cycles and reduce cost to gain a competitive edge by IBM. July 14, 2011 - This white paper features valuable insights pertaining to cloud usage and implementation scenarios for test cloud environments. Includes helpful guidance and scenarios for IT Managers and CIOs alike regarding public, private and hybrid testing clouds.
Cloud Computing: Save Time, Money, and Resources with a Private Test Cloud by IBM. October 19, 2010 - Cloud computing can help you organize and streamline your test environment. The business model of cloud computing facilitates better use of existing resources, allowing you to do more with fewer resources. As a result, you can achieve a highly simplified and so much more.
Cloud Elements’ CEO talks enterprise cloud services by IBM. December 04, 2013 - As more vendors enter the enterprise cloud services market, organizations are going to have a wider range of product options. In this Q&A Mark Geene, Cloud Elements' founder and CEO, discussed what his company is doing to stay ahead of competitors in the enterprise cloud services market and offers toolset selection advice.
Cloud Enabled Business Model Innovation by IBM. October 11, 2011 - IBM's Saul Berman from IBM talks about the Cloud's game changing attributes and see how they are revolutionizing industry eco-systems and enabling organizations to embrace new business models.
Cloud management software: What’s in it for IT? by IBM. November 29, 2012 - This expert e-guide explores cloud management software and how it can not only automate back-end server workloads but also optimize virtual desktop management.
Cloud Management Software: What’s in it for IT? by IBM. December 20, 2012 - Continue on to this expert e-guide that discusses the capabilities of cloud management software that can not only help migrate to a private or public cloud; it's also helpful in optimizing and streamlining virtual desktop management.
Cloud Orchestration to Simplify & Accelerate Service Delivery - IBM Cloud TechTalk (March 2013) by IBM. August 19, 2013 - As cloud environments become more complex, organization need strategies for managing their heterogeneous landscapes. This tech talk outlines a simple, flexible cloud orchestration strategy for increasing productivity and innovation in your cloud-based environment.
Cloud Security as a Service For Secure Cloud-Based Server Hosting by IBM. April 20, 2011 - Access this expert e-guide where industry specialist Joseph Granneman highlights the need for cloud-specific security tools, such as encryption and identity management, and how they can be offered as a service to better mitigate cloud computing risks.
Cloud Security Who do you trust? by IBM. October 29, 2010 - Security is a top concern for organizations considering cloud computing options. Read this white paper for proven ways to overcome challenges in securing cloud environments.
Cloud Services for Dummies ebook by IBM. December 03, 2012 - What is the cloud and why should you care? This ebook answers those questions and more, breaking all of the elements of cloud computing down into simple easy-to-understand terms.
Cloud Storage Options for Primary or Nearline Data by IBM. December 20, 2012 - This expert E-Guide explores why early concerns over cloud storage are fading as offerings become increasingly sophisticated. Read now to learn more.
Cloud Storage: 3 Primary Pillars to Take Into Account by IBM. July 18, 2012 - This whitepaper details the requirements for building an efficient cloud infrastructure in order to achieve the agility benefits of this compute strategy. Read on to learn about the value of storage virtualization – and why needs to be an essential consideration in your cloud design.
Cloud Storage: Calculating ROI by IBM. December 01, 2011 - In this expert E-Guide, Andrew Reichman, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research, offers advice to users who are comparing different cloud options.
Cloud Storage: Key Questions to Ask Before Implementation by IBM. September 22, 2011 - Today, many enterprises are turning to cloud storage which is an elastic, pay-as-you-go storage pool. However, there are a few things you should consider before jumping into a cloud system.
Cloud with a Brain by IBM. September 08, 2011 - Check out this two-page article from IBM Systems Magazine featuring cost-savings with Cloud through advanced virtualization, data center consolidation, and workload optimization technology.
Cloud-Based Data Protection for Desktop and Laptop Computers: Enable Continuous Data Protection with Cloud-Cased Managed Data Backup by IBM. August 12, 2011 - Maintaining a comprehensive data backup solution for multiple desktops and laptops across many locations can be expensive. This data sheet discusses how IBM can help safeguard data with a cost-effective cloud-based data backup and restore solution that provides scalable, continuous protection of critical enterprise data.
Cloud-Based Tools, Agile and DevOps Accelerate Application Deployment by IBM. December 18, 2012 - Developers and QA testers are beginning to recognize how the cloud and tools based in the cloud can support rapid delivery, and experts say that within the next year, these trends will fully take hold. In this Tip Guide, read about these trends and how they will help to accelerate application deployment moving forward.
Cloud: Effective Storage Management for Cloud Computing by IBM. January 10, 2012 - IBM reduces the complexity of managing cloud environments by offering a complete portfolio of automated solutions for managing data and storage infrastructure, enabling better efficiency for business resiliency, and helping to reduce costs and improve security.
CloudBurst Technical Demonstration by IBM. September 08, 2009 - The IBM CloudBurst Family is a line of pre-integrated service delivery platforms including hardware, storage, networking, virtualization, and service management software, which will enable you to create a private cloud environment.
Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated Maximizes Profitability by IBM. September 30, 2013 - In this case study, you will discover how Coca Cola Bottling Company Consolidated (CCBCC) deployed IBM flash storage systems in order to get the full benefits of its upgraded supply chain forecasting application and to ensure adherence to SLA requirements needed to reduce the time required to complete its nightly batch runs.
Cognos and Oracle: Integrated business intelligence and performance management by IBM. August 31, 2012 - Every organization wants to get the most from their ERP systems, data warehouses, and other applications -- including ones from Oracle. But did you know you can achieve higher performance with your Oracle platforms with IBM Cognos® software?
Cognos Business Intelligence for Report Authors by IBM. January 24, 2012 - Utilize a complete set of enterprise reports that are easy to build, maintain, secure and deploy, all delivered in a collaborative authoring environment and based on the fundamental principle of "author once — consume anywhere."
Cognos Business Intelligence for Report Authors by IBM. May 04, 2012 - This webcast shows the features of IBM Cognos Business Intelligence for report authors, detailing how the author can create, manage and analyze a professional report easily accessible by any manager on or off the network. Discover how to use the interactive dashboards, create color-coded charts, integrate external data with platform data and more.
Cognos Disclosure Management by IBM. December 16, 2013 - Access the following white paper to uncover how you can successfully manage your records both inside and outside of your company. Discover how you can effectively reduce risk, cost, and data inaccuracies, all while working seamlessly with your existing technologies.
Cognos Disclosure Management - Demo Video by IBM. September 12, 2013 - Watch this fascinating webcast to learn about Cognos Disclosure Management – a single, dynamic reporting solution that ensures secure integration with enterprise data sources, data consistency, standardized processes, quick responses, and greater opportunities.
Cognos Enterprise in Action Demo by IBM. April 10, 2013 - View this webcast to learn more about how you can create dashboards, author reports, conduct what-if analysis and more. It outlines the important factors to keep in mind before implementing business intelligence solutions.
Cognos Solutions for IBM by IBM. October 05, 2009 - IBM Business Intelligence solutions draw on trusted and timely data to deliver consistent information in the terms businesses can own and understand.
Collaboration capability: The new imperative for empowered information workers by IBM. November 17, 2011 - In this Tip Guide, ebizQ.com Site Editor Anne Stuart takes a multi-faceted look at the use of collaboration and social networking strategies and tools for case management. Readers will gain a big-picture introduction to collaboration and related trends, including insights from several industry thought leaders.
Collaboration solutions: Solutions for small and medium business by IBM. February 18, 2009 - Check out this IBM resource center to identify collaboration software solutions specifically geared towards small and medium-sized businesses.
Collaboration to innovation: Leveraging Web 2.0 to Accelerate New Service Ideas by IBM. July 18, 2007 - This white paper is intended to provide service providers with IBM's point of view on the power of collaboration in a Web 2.0 environment and to introduce a new IBM solution that can help telecoms to use collaboration as a tool for enabling innovation.
Collaboration: The critical extra ‘C’ in dynamic case management by IBM. November 21, 2011 - In this Tip Guide, you will learn how collaboration and related approaches enhance dynamic case management, and how collaboration empowers not just a company’s caseworkers (and other “information workers”), but its customers as well.
Collaborative BI - Make better decisions with stronger teams by IBM. January 14, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover a BI and analytics solution that has all the collaborative tools you need to be successful in today's data-centric market.
Collaborative report production management with CDM by IBM. November 05, 2013 - This webcast will show you how collaborative report production management can help you escape the manual approach to report processing, increasing productivity while still retaining the security of sensitive documents.
Collaborative software delivery: improving software quality with better lifecycle management by IBM. November 28, 2011 - Read this white paper and learn how an IBM Rational solution can help your company build better software faster, using an integrated application lifecycle management (ALM) solution designed to support collaboration across distributed agile development teams.
Collaborative Software Delivery: Managing Today's Complex Environment to Improve Software Quality by IBM. November 02, 2009 - Read this white paper for a discussion on how IBM Rational can help your company build software of improved quality more efficiently using an integrated application lifecycle management solution.
Collaborative software delivery: Managing today's complex environment to improve software quality by IBM. July 31, 2011 - Read this white paper to discover the latest, most effective strategies for coordinating the complexity that arises in distributed development environments. Learn the best ways to foster efficient collaboration amongst all of a software project's stakeholders.
Collaborative software delivery: Managing today’s complex environment to improve software quality by IBM. December 31, 2011 - IBM Rational Team Concert software can help simplify, automate and govern the delivery process. Based on the open standards Jazz platform, it offers a lean collaborative application life cycle management (ALM) solution with integrated planning, work-item tracking, version control, build management and reporting.
Collective Intelligence: Capitalizing on the crowd by IBM. January 31, 2012 - Read this report for collective intelligence applications, such as: identifying new opportunities to differentiate your organization or serve new markets; tapping into outside skills and experiences to deliver on business imperatives; and predicting outcomes of today's increasingly complex business challenges.
College Board Case Study: Quality Software is Secure Software by IBM. July 22, 2013 - In this informative webcast, learn about the application security tool that West Virginia University uses to identify vulnerabilities in web applications, reducing the risk of a data breach and keeping sensitive student data safe.
Combat the Latest Security Attacks with Global Threat Intelligence by IBM. September 30, 2013 - In this white paper, learn how to approach today's advanced threat landscape by first understanding the source of attacks, then developing threat intelligence to better detect and analyze new threats to help maximize defense efforts.
Combating risk with predictive intelligence: An analytical approach to enterprise risk management by IBM. April 15, 2013 - View this resource to learn more about how your organization can respond and increase their focus on refining sales and operations planning processes. It outlines how companies can reevaluate and distribute their channel strategies and strengthen relationships.
Come visualize the future with Many Eyes by IBM. November 25, 2013 - Access the following webcast to see visual analytics firsthand. Discover how easily patterns can be discovered and how this technology can give you and your organization the sharpest competitive edge possible.
Common enterprise information management strategy mistakes to avoid by IBM. January 12, 2012 - When implementing a new enterprise information management (EIM) strategy, there are common mistakes organizations make in the process. In this e-guide, readers will learn EIM best practices from Michael Jennings, a data governance director at Walgreens.
Common Mistakes in Cloud Application Deployment by IBM. December 18, 2012 - But there are many typical mistakes organizations may be surprised to come across while deploying apps in the cloud. In this Tip Guide, learn the common mistakes in cloud application deployment and how to avoid them.
Communication and flexibility: Building blocks for a DCM architecture with strong ROI by IBM. November 07, 2011 - In order to achieve desired case outcomes and experience return on investment from dynamic case management (DCM), consistent, ongoing maintenance is required. Read this Tip Guide to learn key strategies for DCM maintenance.
Communications service providers can ease data storage management by IBM. June 30, 2012 - This resource examines the challenges of growing data volumes, and introduces a storage management, backup, and recovery tool that can ease the data management burden for communications service providers.
Compare Top Blade Solutions by IBM. August 31, 2013 - View this informative resource to get an in-depth look at IBM Flex Systems, and compare them to other blade solutions from HP, Dell, and Cisco on the market.
Comparing DBA Productivity An Oracle / DB2 Task Complexity Analysis by IBM. March 15, 2011 - A must read, this study dives into six common DBA administration task areas, showing quantitatively that DB2 offers simpler administration and helps achieve time savings as compared to Oracle Database.
Comparing DBA Productivity: An Oracle/DB2 Task Complexity Analysis by IBM. August 30, 2011 - Comparing DBA Productivity: An Oracle / DB2 Task Complexity Analysis - A must read, this study dives into six common DBA administration task areas, showing quantitatively that DB2 offers simpler administration and helps achieve time savings as compared to Oracle Database.
Comparing the Management Cost of IBM Storwize V7000 vs. EMC VNX5500 Storage Systems by IBM. April 30, 2012 - This white paper details the results of a recent study in comparing the cost, complexity and ease-of-use of the IBM Storwize V7000 and the EMC VNX5500. Read now to learn the results.
Comparison: IBM Netezza Data Warehouse Appliance vs. Oracle Exadata by IBM. January 18, 2012 - This white paper offers up a comprehensive comparison of the Oracle Exadata and IBM Netezza data warehouse appliance, helping you decide which is the better fit for your business. Read this now and learn how they stack up in terms of online transaction processing (OLTP), query performance, simplicity of operation, value and more.
Compliance and Risk Management: Factoring compliance as part of your risk management equation by IBM. November 14, 2011 - Enterprises often struggle with integrating IT security and compliance efforts into an overall corporate risk management program. Inside this e-book, learn how to implement effective policies for GRC, audits and much more.
Compliance, complexity and the need for XBRL: An interview with former SEC Chairman Christopher Cox by IBM. June 01, 2011 - In this interview with Christopher Cox, a former SEC Chairman, he discusses the key drivers in the US that will be shaping regulatory and compliance reform, how Finance organizations should prepare for this future regulatory environment, and best practices for boards of directors with regard to risk oversight and risk governance.
Computer Forensics and its Role in the Risk Management Process by IBM. May 19, 2011 - The possibility of a data breach is very real – no matter how proactive your security measures are. Access this expert FAQ guide for further insight into how computer forensics can help put a well-formed incident response plan that is aligned with your information risk management and compliance strategies.
Confidently maximize virtual investments with Integrated Service Management by IBM. August 15, 2011 - IBM IT service management solutions help control costs, enhance performance and increase security in the virtual environment, with software for IT provisioning, IT monitoring, virtual storage, IT security, usage and accounting, software license management and more.
Confronting the Data Center Crisis: A Cost - Benefit Analysis of the IBM Computing on Demand (CoD) Cloud Offering by IBM. December 03, 2010 - Through IBM client interviews across several industries and other industry and workload analyses, this paper examines the benefits and costs of IBM’s Computing on Demand cloud offering for high performance business and technical computing. Read now to learn more.
Confronting the Data Center Crisis: A Cost-- Benefit Analysis of the IBM Computing on Demand (CoD) Cloud Offering by IBM. March 09, 2009 - Through IBM client interviews across several industries and other industry and workload analyses, this paper examines the benefits and costs of IBM's CoD offering for high performance business and technical computing.
Connect People with Collaborative Business Networks Through SaaS. Customer: Apex Supply Chain Technology by IBM. September 27, 2013 - Now more than ever, business gets done through connections. Information sharing, community building, and collaborative planning are necessary ingredients for staying effective. View this webinar to learn how to unlock the value of SaaS.
Connectivity and Integration E-Book by IBM. March 07, 2011 - In today’s unpredictable economy, it is more vital than ever to know your business processes and understand how you can gain a competitive edge. Read this e-book and see how IBM’s suite of solutions can simplify work processes and provide you with unrivaled connectivity and seamless integration.
Connectivity in context: Deliver application integration in days by IBM. June 01, 2011 - In today's challenging economy, cutting costs while achieving more is critical to success. Discover how to easily connect your cloud-based applications with each other and with your on-premise applications – in just days, without burdening specialist resources or resorting to custom programming.
Connectivity in context: Deliver application integration in days by IBM. December 28, 2011 - This white paper offers a rapid, flexible and simple approach to connect your enterprise and cloud applications in mere days.
Considerations for making System z your ESB deployment platform by IBM. October 31, 2010 - This white paper explains the importance of connectivity— enabled by an enterprise service bus (ESB)— in an effective service oriented architecture (SOA) implementation, and makes a case for System z as an optimal platform for ESB reliability and performance.
Considerations for migrating to the cloud by IBM. October 06, 2010 - This white paper provides insights on 17 key topics to consider when moving applications to the cloud. Also, learn how to tackle the three essential steps of app migration including, determing which existing or new processes, services and data are candidates, managing risks for candidates, and metering.
Consolidate resources with IBM Virtualization by IBM. April 08, 2010 - This video describes how making the transition from physical to virtual resources with IBM Virtualization has the potential for significant savings.
Consolidate Your Back-Up Systems to Save Money and Reduce Risks by IBM. August 31, 2012 - When a data disaster occurs, are you confident that the right person with the right training will log into the right system, restore the right data to the right place and do it quickly? Read this white paper to learn how one company found a solution to this problem.
Consolidate Your Backup Systems to Save Money and Reduce Risks by IBM. August 31, 2012 - Since you may have already consolidated your servers, your storage and your networks, it is probably time to consider consolidating your backup and restore systems onto a single, scalable, cost-effective unified recovery management platform. Check out this white paper to learn more.
Consolidated Communications Uses IBM SmartCloud Analytics for Predictive Outage Avoidance by IBM. November 25, 2013 - This brief video explores how a local telephone company, based in Illinois, deployed predictive analytics technology to seamlessly accommodate for the sheer volume of connections to customers. Find out how this technology alleviated the threshold to manage volume and provided IT staff with more time to focus on mission-critical initiatives.
Consolidated security management for mainframe clouds by IBM. February 29, 2012 - This white paper explores how leveraging a mainframe as a security hub for cloud computing can provide benefits such as, increased security, improved reliability and consolidated workloads throughout your cloud infrastructure.
Content analytics demystified: Understanding today’s new approaches for gleaning meaning from unstructured content by IBM. July 06, 2011 - This eBook, designed for IT and content management professionals, provides an introduction to content analytics technologies and use cases to help readers understand the potential benefits of text mining tools and other content analytics software. It also includes best-practices advice on selecting content analytics tools.
Content Analytics Dialoginar by IBM. May 23, 2011 - Learn about identifying hidden trends, creating cost savings, and differentiating yourself from your competitors.
Content Analytics in Public Safety by IBM. January 20, 2014 - Access the following case study to reveal how the public safety sector utilized a content management platform to help distribute their assets appropriately as well as give the officers and other officials the timely intelligence they need to keep us safe.
Content Management Interoperable Services, A Social and Content-Centric Wave by IBM. September 13, 2011 - Organizations have always struggled to find a common way to effectively manage, access, and govern content applications across multiple systems. Learn how CMIS can provide your business with improved operational efficiencies.
Continuous monitoring, remediation and CyberScope reporting by IBM. December 31, 2011 - This white paper explores an automated tool that can help government agencies gain and maintain key security compliance with the Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA).
Continuous Testing applications deployed on IBM WebSphere software by IBM. December 31, 2013 - This on-demand webcast reveals how the right test automation and service virtualization strategy can help teams test applications earlier and accelerate software delivery.
Continuous, Frequent, and Scheduled Policies for Protecting Data by IBM. October 30, 2013 - This short illustrated demonstration shows how an IBM Storage Manager solution offers a combination of continuous, frequent and scheduled policies for protecting data, based on the needs of the application – while supporting the immediate and granular recovery of any data asset.
Contract management's effect on In-house counsel by IBM. November 21, 2013 - Access this white paper to discover how to gain 100% contract lifecycle visibility, mitigate risks, enforce compliance, and much more.
Controlling Application Data Growth in the IBM z/OS Environment by IBM. December 2008 - This white paper explains how the IBM® Optim Data Growth Solution for z/OS offers proven capabilities that align the management of application data with your business objectives to maintain z/OS service levels and control costs.
Convert IBM Cloud image parameters into Java using JAXB: JAXB and Plain Old Java Objects morph XML cloud image parameters in usable Java code by IBM. July 14, 2011 - Get under the hood: This technical note describes how to transform XML response into a Java™-usable response by creating Plain Old Java Objects (POJOs) and calling JAXB's unmarshal method. Simplify how to send requests to create new instances based on images that request parameters from Java classes.
Core System Transformation and Simplification for Banking by IBM. August 10, 2011 - This white paper reveals five smarter banking solutions which can transform your infrastructure while reducing costs. In particular, see how smart service-oriented architecture (SOA) can provide the greater application connectivity to help financial institutions reach their goals.
Corporate-wide customer analytics strategy doesn’t start with data, tools by IBM. September 29, 2011 - In this expert e-guide you'll learn best practices to better understand what data is right for your analytics projects and tips to start a successful customer analytics strategy.
Cost Take-out: The New Top Priority for U.S. Government CFOs by IBM. December 05, 2011 - The goal of this white paper is to serve as a platform from which to explore a range of possibilities and opportunities available to government CFOs in their quest to operate in a more efficient and effective manner by not only presenting a case for change, but also providing a road map for it.
Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Analytics: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Oracle Exadata Database Machine X3 by IBM. August 31, 2013 - In this white paper, see how expert solutions stack up and learn how to choose which hardware best suits your organization based on the nature of organizational informational architectures, trade-offs between compatibility with existing software and skills, the speed of new application deployment, and costs.
Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Analytics: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Teradata Data Warehouse Appliance by IBM. April 30, 2013 - Appliances are no longer a single category of solution. The market has segmented into offerings designed for different types and sizes of workload. Access this white paper today to learn about the principal competitors in the midrange to high-end appliance bracket, and more.
Cost/Benefit Case for IBM PureData System for Transactions: Comparing Costs and Time to Value with Oracle Exadata Database Machine X3 by IBM. September 30, 2013 - Interest in transaction processing appliances has grown. Can these systems realize the same benefits – better optimized performance, simpler deployment and lower operating costs – as their analytical counterparts? Access this white paper today to find out.
Cost/Benefit Case for IBM: Comparing Costs and Capabilities with Oracle Database 11g by IBM. January 31, 2012 - This report compares the costs and compression, automation, workload management, and optimization capabilities of DB2 Advanced Enterprise Server Edition (AESE) versus Oracle Database 11g. It also emphasizes the importance of performance management tooling as a means of lowering total cost of ownership (TCO).
Court Case Management from IBM by IBM. March 28, 2011 - Read this paper to learn how advanced case management solutions from IBM can help assist organizations in a wide array of case management scenarios.
Crafting a DCM architecture: Principles, priorities and components to consider by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Designing a dynamic case management (DCM) architecture is more of an art—really, a balancing act—than a science. In this expert e-guide, readers will learn to address key principles and considerations involved in designing an effective DCM architecture, and incorporate organizational values and priorities into such an architecture.
Create the Optimal Architecture for Your Critical Applications by IBM. January 16, 2009 - IBM has the vision, expertise, experience and product offerings that enable you to build an optimal architecture for application performance that drives business success.
Creating a Compliance Culture: Best Practices by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Check out this E-Guide and learn key tips on how to make sure your compliance culture is operating efficiently.
Creating a Digital Strategy to Provide Exceptional Digital Experiences by IBM. December 09, 2013 - Access this white paper to uncover what you need to know about delivering a world-class digital experience. Discover how your company can be branded in seconds, how to craft a digital strategy, and more.
Creating a Digital Strategy to Provide Exceptional Digital Experiences by IBM. February 28, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover the 10 factors that make an exceptional digital experience. Learn what you can do to deliver responsive content, what your team needs to accomplish, where to focus future initiatives, and more.
Creating a Dynamic Information Infrastructure by IBM. September 17, 2009 - Discussions with customers and research into vendor offerings are the basis of this white paper. It prescribes a customer transformation roadmap, profiles two customers’ information infrastructure journeys, and provides an analysis of IBM’s and EMC’s associated visions and strategies.
Creating a Dynamic Infrastructure through Virtualization by IBM. October 21, 2010 - For many organizations, up to seventy percent of the overall IT budget is dedicated merely to maintaining the operational status quo—leaving only thirty reserved for development. Read this paper to find out more.
Creating a Green Data Center to Help Reduce Energy Costs and Gain a Competitive Advantage by IBM. October 2008 - The data center is often the engine that drives the growth of the enterprise, and energy efficiency is the key.
Creating a Smarter Workforce for Market Leadership by IBM. July 15, 2013 - With today's changing workforce dynamics and economic challenges, business leaders are turning their focus to their most valuable asset -- their people. View this webcast to find out how organizations who engage and motivate their people can achieve significant competitive differentiation and market leadership.
Creating a SOA Integration Strategy by IBM. June 07, 2013 - This expert e-guide explores the benefits of middleware integration and why they've become so popular for today's IT environments. Also, get an in-depth look at three real-life SOA integration projects and how they succeed in connecting applications and processes.
Creating and Managing Value with IBM Tivoli Service Management Center for System z by IBM. October 27, 2008 - Read this white paper to learn how IBM Tivoli Service Management Center for System z can help you reduce the overall cost of IT by transforming your data centre from a reactive, resource focus to a business-driven, proactive service.
Creating and Managing value with IBM Tivoli Service Management center for System z by IBM. April 30, 2008 - Read this paper to learn about a service management solution that's optimized for IBM's System z, but compatible with other distributed systems, that provides the end-to-end visibility, control and automation for optimum business service delivery and IT infrastructure management.
Creating and managing value-driven product portfolios by IBM. June 23, 2009 - The product portfolio decisions you make today will determine whether your company is relevant tomorrow. To increase the chances of marketing a successful product, organizations must deliver products and services to the consumers they value the most, and they must provide those deliverables when their consumers want them. Read on to learn more.
Creating and managing value-driven product portfolios - Improving product portfolio management to optimize your products, services and projects by IBM. April 01, 2009 - The best products to offer are those that provide a high level of value for both you and your customer. Companies with successful product portfolios often utilize a systematic process to effectively guide which projects are selected. This whitepaper explains how you can take advantage of a value-driven approach to product portfolio management.
Creating Dynamic Business Networks: Removing IT Silos to Create Smarter Computing by IBM. April 10, 2013 - The cloud is no longer a concept of the future and forward-think companies are utilizing this new approach to IT to add value to their business. Inside this white paper, review an outline of the basic components, key requirements and benefits of the cloud along with advice on the first steps to get you started today.
Creating the right foundation for effective enterprise BI by IBM. December 31, 2012 - Business intelligence (BI) and analytics are helping companies improve agility and make more informed, data-driven decisions. But while BI and analytics is a priority for most organizations, not everyone knows where to begin. Choosing the right platform and architecture is key to a successful analytics strategy.
Creating the Ultimate Security Platform by IBM. June 28, 2013 - This whitepaper outlines the latest nature of attacks and vulnerabilities in the security landscape and details the capabilities and solutions that must be leveraged to maintain secure operations.
Credit Agricole of Morocco Banks on IBM XIV and ProtecTIER by IBM. August 05, 2011 - Watch this brief webcast to see how Group Credit Agricole of Moroccodeployed IBM XIV and halved response times, cut 6-hour batch runs down to 3.25 hours, and reduced administration.
Credit Suisse achieves more agile business planning by IBM. July 09, 2013 - Find out how leading global investment bank, Credit Suisse, found a way to adapt to organizational change. Consult this resource to learn how planning models can be updated to reflect organizational changes within minutes rather than days.
Customer Analytics: The Role of Integrated Systems by IBM. October 31, 2013 - Sales, marketing, and customer service managers seek to make sense of the deluge of data and uncover insights that can drive better decisions. A promising solution for this hurdle: workload-optimized systems that support a wide range of analytics workloads on big data.
Customer Case Study: Junta de Castilla y León Regional Government by IBM. July 07, 2011 - The regional government of Castilla y León, one of Spain’s 17 autonomous regions, administers a broad range of social programs through its Social Services agency. More than 50,000 people benefit from the agency’s social assistance programs for the disabled and elderly, and for child protection.
Customer data analytics best practices from top performers by IBM. September 30, 2011 - In this expert e-guide, gain insight into some of the best practices from the top performer's.
Customer Experience Management in the New Era of Mobility by IBM. August 24, 2012 - View this white paper to learn more about how your business can obtain higher revenues, lower costs and higher customer satisfaction. Mobility provides businesses with the opportunity to provide customers with unique value. It gives customers a channel to interact with their preferred companies.
Customer Perspectives on the Benefits of a Collaborative Process to Deliver Software Quality by IBM. September 11, 2009 - This Hurwitz and Associates whitepaper shares the successes, challenges and future plans of three companies - Sogeti Group, Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC), and Scotiabank.
Customer Service as a Competitive Advantage: IBM Enterprise Content Management Solutions in Insurance by IBM. March 2008 - This paper explains how to excel at customer service using the best tools for the task.
Customer story: Hotels Combined by IBM. December 31, 2013 - HotelsCombined.com chose Softlayer as their laaS provider beacause of SoftLayer's proven track record and mature business processes. Hotelscombined.com was also pleased with the personal care and the amount of control they maintained as well as the cuttng edge technologies like scalable cloud computing and solid-state drives that SoftLayer employs.
Customer story: Magma Mobile by IBM. December 31, 2013 - Magma Mobile needed an iaaS provider that could provide them with fast and responsive servers that would guarantee them a quality use-end experience.
Customer story: Pagoda Box by IBM. December 31, 2013 - As a cloud storage provider, Pagoda Box knew that their iaaS solution would have to meet a lot of criteria in order for it to help their organization. They found a match with SoftLayer. Softlayer's unique infrastructure comprised of dedicated servers and virtual server instances matched Pagoda Box's diverse needs.
Customer Video - TCCT improves performance 20% on SAP with XIV by IBM. January 30, 2012 - This short clip reveals the use of IBMs XIV storage system and how it cost effectively provides robust SAP services to customers at blazing speeds.
Cutting Edge Multicore Development Techniques for the Next Wave of Electronics Products by IBM. March 19, 2010 - As more and more software is embedded into both consumer and industrial electronics, the electronics industry is being challenged with ensuring rigor within its software development process, often a new core competency, and the integration of hardware and software. Read this paper to learn about solutions that address these complex challenges.
Cyber defense: Understanding and combating the threat by IBM. July 20, 2012 - The Global Defense Solutions Projects and Defense Exchange Conference (SPADE) is held annually to bring together organizations involved in network-centric operations, intelligence activities and other defense aspects. This resource explains some of the important topics.
Cyber Security Intelligence Index - Analysis of Cyber Security attack and incident data by IBM. July 24, 2013 - IBM Managed Security Services continuously monitors tens of billions of events per day, and this white paper provides you the opportunity to gain insight into what this data really means. Read on to discover the prevalent types of attacks and attackers and the key factors enabling them.
CyberAgent translates blog user insights into a more engaging experience by IBM. April 29, 2013 - View this white paper to learn how Japan's largest blog service provider, CyberAgent, found a way to create a new level of engagement and loyalty among its blog readers. By developing an analytics framework that enabled a new kind of insight into blogging preferences and behavior.
Daptiv gives clients deeper insight into project portfolio management ... Enhancing its cloud-based SaaS offerings with the latest analytics technologies from IBM by IBM. January 23, 2014 - Access the following case study to uncover an upgraded solution that Daptiv utilized to easily migrate 30,000 reports from 500+ clients quickly and seamlessly. Also get a firsthand look at how this technology allowed them to enhance its cloud-based SaaS, drive better data analytics, decision making and more.
Dashboarding capabilities for all users with IBM Cognos Business Intelligence by IBM. February 12, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover why in today's market, you need to be able to see farther into your data using appropriate dashboards, and most importantly, where you can turn for the BI and analytics capabilities you need to be competitive.
Data Center Capacity Management by IBM. September 10, 2013 - This expert e-guide presents a list of important items to include in your data center's capacity planning and performance monitoring program.
Data center flexibility and efficiency: Increasing the business value of IT by IBM. February 01, 2012 - There is always room for data centre improvement, but determining what steps you need to take to realise tangible business benefits can be a challenging task. This white paper outlines a data centre improvement strategy and reveals key points to keep in mind as you put it into place.
Data Center Operational Efficiency Self-Assessment by IBM. December 31, 2012 - Participate in this quick five minute self-assessment to find out which areas in your data center infrastructure could use operational efficiency improvement.
Data Deduplication and Compression on Primary Storage Can Reduce Data Footprint by IBM. December 13, 2011 - What are the most common approaches for deduplication and compression on primary storage? Learn the answer to this and more by checking out this FAQ guide featuring insight from Dave Russell, research VP at Gartner Research.
Data Growth Challenges Demand Proactive Data Management by IBM. March 24, 2010 - Data growth is one of the most significant challenges – and opportunities - facing organizations today. Those that learn to leverage the explosion of important new information sources can gain dramatic competitive advantage as others lag.
Data Management Challenges and Solutions for Mid-sized Organizations by IBM. February 28, 2011 - This white paper explores an easy-to-use data protection and recovery software approach that offers advanced capabilities to address the risks associated with data loss – while reducing the amount of data at risk to almost zero and the amount of time it takes to recover from almost any incident.
Data Masking Everywhere: Design Standard and Repeatable Data Privacy Policies by IBM. May 31, 2013 - This white paper reveals the benefits of data masking in today's IT computing environment that addresses data privacy and compliance concerns.
Data privacy best practices: time to take action! by IBM. February 24, 2009 - This white paper explains the steps you need to consider when developing your privacy strategy and implementing your first data privacy project. Using proven data masking techniques can help your organization implement best practices in privacy protection and make your privacy project successful from start to finish.
Data privacy best practices: time to take action! by IBM. September 30, 2008 - This white paper explains the steps you need to consider when developing your privacy strategy and implementing your first data privacy project.
Data privacy best practices: time to take action! by IBM. September 01, 2008 - This white paper explains the steps you need to consider when developing your privacy strategy and implementing your first data privacy project. Find out how you can help your organization implement best practices in privacy protection and make your privacy project successful from start to finish.
Data Profit vs. Data Waste: Boosting business performance every day in the real world with information optimization by IBM. December 31, 2012 - In this insightful resource, discover how you can significantly improve business performance and decision-making with an information optimization strategy, and ensure your company makes the most of every last piece of data available.
Data Protection 101: Essential Steps for Holistic Information Security by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Data protection strategies should not only focus on safeguarding corporate information, but also identifying sensitive records that are subject to regulatory controls. This e-guide offers a comprehensive overview of data protection best practices for ensuring both security and compliance.
Data protection for big data environments by IBM. July 31, 2013 - Every organization is itching to harness the power and promise of big data, but ensuring the veracity and security of that information isn't easy. Traditional, manual methods of discovering and governing data often don't apply -- so how exactly do you ensure data protection for big data environments?
Data Protection in the Virtual, Cloud, and Mobile Era: Analyst Perspectives by IBM. March 05, 2013 - Data protection and server virtualization are at the top of the IT investment list. Watch this video to learn about why so many organizations want to implement these technologies.
Data Protection Software for Unified Recovery by IBM. October 31, 2012 - Access this data sheet to discover a family of highly scalable data protection software for unified recovery that provides storage and backup administrators with a simplified, alternative method for procuring and deploying throughout the infrastructure the data protection and recovery solutions that meet the needs for their particular environment.
Data Security and Privacy: A Holistic Approach by IBM. September 01, 2011 - This paper examines the complex data security and privacy threat landscape; compliance and regulatory requirements; and, the IBM InfoSphere portfolio of integrated solutions designed to help you stay focused on meeting your organization’s business goals, achieving compliance and reducing risk.
Data Storage, Management, and Recovery: Solution Selection Criteria by IBM. August 24, 2012 - In this brief video, you will discover how IBM and Tivoli solutions have helped Hertz Australia manage massive, enterprise-wide data growth. Find out how implementing disaster recovery management enabled Hertz Australia to manage their environment on a single command.
Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence for IBM System z by IBM. June 01, 2008 - Today, data warehousing and business intelligence are mission-critical functions for organizations of all types and sizes. IBM System z supports the entire data warehousing cycle, along with business intelligence software to deliver a total solution infrastructure. Read this white paper to learn more.
Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence for IBM System z by IBM. March 18, 2011 - In this paper you will read about how IBM offers not only a flexible, scalable, cost-effective mainframe platform - the IBM System z™ - but also delivers a portfolio of innovative business intelligence and data warehousing solutions for the mainframe.
Databases at Risk: Current State of Database Security (Enterprise Strategy Group) by IBM. September 25, 2009 - This ESG Research Brief analyzes the current state of database security and categorizes databases as a “dangerous and growing security gap”. Read this brief which offers steps to improve database security across the enterprise.
DataPower SOA Appliance Service Planning, Implementation, and Best Practices by IBM. June 30, 2011 - This e-book will help you to better understand the effective use of the WebSphere DataPower family of appliances. It provides guidance on the best methods identified to date for building the various components that implement solutions as well as a checklist of items to consider when planning a solution.
DataSheet: Rational Quality Manager by IBM. December 14, 2010 - IBM Rational Quality Manager offers two views on the individual user’s dashboard: A work-item list that shows a tester what work has been assigned to him or her, and a team event log that updates automatically as activities occur/progress. Together these views help ensure that everyone is on the same page.
DB2 10 for z/OS: The Smarter Faster Way to Upgrade by IBM. October 31, 2011 - With support for IBM DB2 for z/OS Version 8 retiring in April 2012, customers will have the option to skip a level and upgrade straight to DB2 10. This e-book is designed to help customers decide whether they are a good candidate to make this leap and provides best practices for planning an effective migration strategy.
DB2 10: What's new in DB2 10 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows by IBM. April 03, 2012 -
Organizations are buzzing about the upcoming release of the latest version of IBM's DB2. The added features and functionalities offered in the new platform offer cost-savings, improved application performance and better productivity. Read this white paper to learn more about the exciting enhancements and how they can benefit your enterprise.
DB2 9.7: Online schema change-- Minimize planned outages when making changes to your database objects by IBM. September 01, 2010 - Learn about the new enhancements to DB2 9.7 that enable you to make online changes to the database schema while objects remain fully accessible during modification.
DB2 Autonomics Demo by IBM. March 18, 2011 - DB2 automates many routine database administration tasks like database configuration, storage allocation, and memory management. Self-optimizing features automatically react to changes in workloads to adjust memory and optimize system performance. Watch this flash demo to learn why some are referring to DB2 as smarter database software.
DB2 E-Book: Proven strategies for uncovering cost savings with IBM DB2 by IBM. March 17, 2011 - This informative e-book describes proven strategies for lowering the costs associated with database administration, database development, database systems, and data storage. This e-book also discusses the new breakthrough features that make it easier than ever for you to move to DB2.
DB2 for Linux, Unix, and Windows by IBM. April 27, 2012 -
Many organizations are leveraging IBM’s DB2 for its cost and security benefits, as well as its ease of use. This resource introduces its new enhancements that further reduce storage costs and can lead to significant performance improvements. See firsthand what it can offer your organization by downloading this trial.
DB2 optimizer makes DB2 the best option for database performance by IBM. June 27, 2011 - This blog entry explains how database performance impacts the user community and their ability to meet critical deadlines. Explore the current market for database management solutions and find out why DB2 is recommended.
DB2 pureScale Demo by IBM. March 18, 2011 - An overview of DB2 pureScale and its benefits.
DB2 SQL Compatbility demo by IBM. March 31, 2011 - This will demonstrate how the DB2 9.7 SQL Compatibility feature makes it easy to migrate from Oracle to DB2.
DCM and analytics: Guidelines for linking the two for maximum impact by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Many organizations are taking their dynamic case management (DCM) efforts to the next level by applying analytics technology. In this Tip Guide, readers will learn where the combination is likely to work best, where business process management (BPM) fits into the picture, and how to avoid pitfalls and problems in implementation.
DCM serves as a useful tool for a business approach to process management by IBM. November 21, 2011 - Check out this tip guide today to learn how dynamic case management (DCM) serves as a useful tool for a business approach to process management.
Dealing with More and More Data: Challenges for the Utility CIO by IBM. March 31, 2012 - This document provides utilities with an understanding of specific challenges faced by CIOs and provides information technology (IT) decision makers with a view to the use of time series databases in getting to scale.
Decision Management Smarter Insurance Processes by IBM. July 07, 2011 - With varying compliance demands, change is the mainstay of the insurance industry. There are constant alterations to underwriting, rating, claims processing, fraud detection and billing. Read this case study of the Traveler's implementation of a business rules management system to effectively improve all of their processes.
Defining Today's Enterprise Class by IBM. March 14, 2013 - Access this exclusive podcast to discover how enterprise systems technologies are evolving to deliver availability, compliance, energy savings and improved user experience to organizations of all sizes.
Deliver Effective Governance for Identity and Access Management by IBM. June 11, 2009 - Organizations should consider a thorough approach to IAM governance that meets the requirements of discovering, documenting and analyzing user access; establishing a process for user access governance; ensuring that constraints help manage business conflict; enforcing policies; and continuous monitoring.
Deliver Robust Products at Reduced Cost by Linking Model-Driven Software Testing to Quality Management by IBM. September 01, 2009 - Your customers expect the highest quality in the products you deliver. Discover how a comprehensive, integrated, automated requirements centric model and code based test environment managed with an extensible quality management system can increase market acceptance, ensure customer loyalty and deliver superior outcomes.
Delivering "Competitive-Advantage-Critical' Data Services by IBM. December 31, 2012 - Transactional systems have become more important than ever, and the ability to scale is at the heart of a transactional system's value. This resource examines why transactional scalability is a must in the age of big data, and introduces a system that delivers the capabilities you need to drive success.
Delivering a Competitive Advantage by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Read this expert e-guide to learn how to leverage application lifecycle management (ALM) to facilitate faster time-to-market, manage risk in software development, meet the demand for quality and predictability in software that drives your business, and address the challenge of dynamic and globally distributed customers.
Delivering a seamless experience across every channel by IBM. May 31, 2013 - This white paper reveals the results of a survey of over 500 e-commerce and e-business professionals, and provides key insights and best practices for improving customer experiences across all channels.
Delivering exceptional web experiences - IBM Web Content Manager by IBM. October 04, 2011 - Learn how your organization can more easily create content, target individuals with relevant content and optimize content devliery on your website and more!
Delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost by IBM. September 02, 2011 - Improve time to value and quality by reducing rework and cost through faster stakeholder consensus, increased productivity, better process automation, and anytime-anywhere decision support for application software. Download the paper for more information on delivering high quality applications faster with reduced risk & cost.
Delivering Information You Can Trust - The Benefits of Quality Data and IBM System z by IBM. March 24, 2011 - This white paper provides an overview of the current data quality problem and describes how IBM® InfoSphere® Information Server for IBM System z® can become your foundation for data qualitty and make a big difference in helping you derive more value from the complex, heterogeneous information spread across your systems.
Delivering information you can trust: The benefits of leveraging IBM capabilities to deliver quality data by IBM. November 14, 2011 - IBM InfoSphere Information Server delivers the functions required to integrate, validate, enrich and deliver trusted information for your key business initiatives.
Delivering Multichannel Web Experiences with IBM Solutions by IBM. December 06, 2013 - Consult this white paper to uncover what you need to know about multichannel content management. Discover how to successfully deliver you content to mobile devices, engage customers, and more.
Delivering OLTP Database Technology Aimed at Optimal Business Outcomes: IBM PureData for Transactions by IBM. September 30, 2013 - Most enterprise datacenters are so cluttered with individually constructed servers. Access this white paper today to learn about how integrated systems are assisting in the deployment of database transaction processing.
Delivering SOA Solutions: Service Lifecycle Management. by IBM. August 2008 - With service-oriented architecture (SOA), once-siloed business functions, IT processes and data are exposed as services that can be reused--across departments, lines of business (LOBs) and even entire organizations.
Delivering Success that Scales with the Largest Enterprises by IBM. March 07, 2013 - Today, businesses need to manage high data volumes and eliminate the complexity that comes along with it. View this resource to learn more about the factors associated with first-generation security information and event management (SIEM) solutions.
Delivering Success that Scales with the Largest Enterprises by IBM. January 31, 2013 - Securing your IT system can be complex and expensive, but many businesses are implementing comprehensive security solutions to collect and monitor their high data volumes. This guide highlights a powerful security intelligence platform that can save your IT department time and money.
Delivering Trusted Information for Big Data and Data Warehousing by IBM. December 31, 2012 - This resource examines how an integration and governance strategy can help you deliver trusted information for big data and data warehousing. Read on to learn how you can set the stage for more effective, reliable decision-making.
Delivering Trusted Information with IBM InfoSphere Foundation Tools by IBM. November 29, 2010 - This paper discusses challenges with trusted data in enterprises and recommends solutions through a data warehousing implementation scenario. The paper also discusses the capabilities of InfoSphere Foundation Tools and provides proof points through customer scenarios on the productivity, acceleration and risk reduction benefits.
Delivering Value through Best Practice for Systems Engineering by IBM. February 25, 2010 - View this webcast to learn how to ensure that stakeholder requirements are met effectively and efficiently; how to achieve early verification through systems model execution; how to ensure effective hand-off to design and implementation activities and much more.
Delivering value with IBM i on IBM PureFlex and Flex System by IBM. August 31, 2013 - This paper describes expert systems that can help reduce management complexity. Read on to explore more and determine how your organizations' needs can best be met with the right systems.
Demo - WebSphere DataPower XC10 Appliance Demos by IBM. October 12, 2010 - These DataPower XC10 demos provide insight on: creating 'collectives' of appliances, 'monitoring' features built into the appliance, and viewing real time 'session' information managed by the appliance.
Demo: Are your z/OS tools up to the task? by IBM. June 10, 2013 - This brief video introduces a set of tools – including integrated CICS and problem determination tools – designed to help your organization streamline and speed mainframe deployments.
Demo: Batch Modernization with WebSphere Application Server (July 2013) by IBM. July 25, 2013 - This video details the need to move on from offline batch workloads to run them concurrently online.
Demo: Overview of IBM Integrated Solution for System z Development (December 2012) by IBM. October 18, 2013 - An overview of the IBM Integrated Solution for System z Development, including its capabilities and constituent member products.
Demo: Service lifecycle management in action by IBM. October 06, 2009 - Organizations moving towards Service-Oriented Architecture must manage their services from development to deployment. This demo shows how Rational Team Concert, Rational Asset Manager, and WebSphere Service Registry and Repository provide a comprehensive, integrated solution for organizations looking to realize SOA.
Demo: Tivoli Identity Manager Express - Highlighting Security and Identity Management by IBM. March 13, 2009 - This multi-part demonstration highlights the security and identity management functions, features, and value of IBM Tivoli Identity Manager Express, including how it can benefit your organization's endpoint security.
Demo: WebSphere Application Server Feature Packs by IBM. December 12, 2010 - As your business moves forward, it’s critical that the infrastructure that supports your business applications also supports your goals. Watch to see how easy WebSphere Application Server Feature Packs enable you to deliver innovation without disruption and leverage the latest open standards and programming models - while optimizing costs.
Deploy a dynamic, services-oriented cloud for your business by IBM. April 30, 2013 - View this informative resource to learn what it takes to deploy a dynamic, service-oriented cloud in your business that enhances application delivery. Discover a variety of tools that help you tackle the many areas of cloud management.
Deployment Automation Basics by IBM. October 31, 2013 - This informative white paper explores the patterns of failure in manual deployments and investigates why they still remain common in modern development organizations. Learn what to look for in a mature, capable deployment system, and how to maximize your automation investments.
Desert Research Institute analyzes scientific data faster than ever before by IBM. July 11, 2013 - In this brief video, learn how the Desert Research Institute tackled their big data challenge by implementing IBM PureSystems, an integrated system built on patterns of expertise. Discover how this technology enables DRI to analyze data 10 times faster and deliver that data in a variety of ways to their clients.
Designing a DCM architecture for enhanced decision-making and collaboration by IBM. November 17, 2011 - Designing a case management architecture is more of an art—really, a balancing act—than a science. In this expert e-guide, readers will learn to build "bridges" to extend case management activity across the enterprise, and enable more effective collaboration and decision-making.
Designing a Strategy for End-to-End Web Protection by IBM. July 10, 2009 - Web applications are extremely flexible and valuable assets to any organization. But they’re also vulnerable to threats like hijacking, splitting, forging and injection. Read this white paper to find out how IBM Rational® AppScan® solutions can help your agency overcome virtual threats to achieve mission objectives.
Develop Effective User Management to Demonstrate Compliance Efforts and Achieve Business Value by IBM. December 2008 - Learn how IBM solutions can help organizations support compliance efforts and business requirements through user management solutions based on IBM Tivoli Identity Manager software and other IBM offerings.
Develop enterprise mobile applications with IBM Rational software by IBM. June 30, 2012 - Read this white paper to learn how to deliver high-quality, standards-based, cross-platform enterprise mobile applications that help meet the high expectations of users and address business objectives while improving time to market and predictability.
developerWorks Live! briefings by IBM. December 20, 2011 - Attending one of the jam-packed IBM developerWorks Live! briefings will shorten your learning curve, and improve the quality and results of your most difficult software projects. Keep up-to-speed on the latest trends in the industry by signing up now for some of the most powerful briefings.
DeveloperWorks Weekly Newsletter by IBM. September 13, 2010 - Welcome to the developerWorks weekly newsletter, your connection to the latest and greatest developer resources on our site! You can customize your weekly newsletter to include only those topics that interest you.
Developing a Road Map to an Exceptional Web Experience by IBM. July 16, 2013 - When it comes to web experiences, customers have high expectations. Consult this resource to learn how you can provide innovative, high-value user experience solutions to satisfy your customers. It explains how to deliver resources that draw from user experience and knowledge.
Developing an effective resiliency capability within a cloud design by IBM. August 31, 2011 - Read this white paper to learn how to develop a reliable resiliency management program for your cloud environment. Review the key elements, business areas and questions you should consider.
Developing Mobile Apps Today by IBM. December 17, 2012 - Read the expert guidance in this Solution Spotlight to learn how to recognize the differences between the main categories of mobile application delivery, resize service-oriented architecture (SOA) services to fit the confines of small devices, and ensure speed, reliability, and user expectations when developing mobile applications.
Developing mobile cloud applications by IBM. October 20, 2012 - Enterprise mobile app developers must satisfy the differing requirements of a multitude of evolving mobile devices. Many are tackling this challenge by moving apps and their data, normally stored on the mobile device, to servers running in a mobile cloud. Read this expert e-guide to learn how to leverage HTML5 and MEAPs to enable mobile cloud apps.
Developing more effective mobile enterprise programs by IBM. February 25, 2014 - This informative paper discusses practical best practices for implementing effective mobile enterprise programs that can create significant value for employees, partners, and customers.
DevOps for a New Millennium: A Lifecycle Perspective Supporting Business Growth in an Altered Economy by IBM. June 30, 2013 - In this comprehensive white paper, discover a more pragmatic view of DevOps as an ongoing lifecycle, as opposed to a one-time handoff. Explore the key stages of the DevOps lifecycle, along with the leadership and responsibilities that each stage requires.
DevOps: Continuous Testing with Virtualized Services by IBM. May 21, 2013 - This webcast will introduce Continuous Testing and the IBM solutions that support it, including SmartCloud Continuous Delivery, Rational Test Workbench and Rational Test Virtualization Server.
DevOps: The IBM approach by IBM. May 31, 2013 - In this resource, discover how a DevOps approach to continuous software delivery enables you to seize market opportunities and reduce time to customer feedback, resulting in higher quality software for your business and stakeholders.
Digital Transformation: Creating New Business Models Where Digital Meets Physical by IBM. May 01, 2012 -
Access this resource to discover what makes up an enterprise-grade digital transformation strategy. Gain insight into the 3 transformation paths available, 4 factors to consider before choosing a transformation policy, and 5 critical components an effective strategy must contain.
Disaster Recovery Services FAQ for Resellers by IBM. June 21, 2011 - In this SearchStorageChannel.com FAQ Guide on disaster recovery services, ESG analyst Bob Laliberte discusses several important disaster recovery trends - including greater use of virtual tape libraries and disk-based backups - and the impact these trends will have on resellers and service providers.
Disclosure Management for budgeting, planning and forecasting -- the next frontier? by IBM. October 31, 2012 - This resource explains how disclosure management can lead to significant productivity gains when used for statutory reporting, and evaluates the viability of this strategy as an option for improving budgeting, planning, and forecasting (BPF) financial processes.
Discover an Open, Secure and Scalable IT Environment by IBM. April 01, 2012 - This white paper discusses the key factors leading companies to consider consolidation, virtualization, and open source architectures. Find out how you can embrace these technologies and achieve cost savings by deploying a reliable Linux architecture.
Discover information integration and governance in your organization by IBM. May 05, 2011 - In this presentation transcript, Ron Powell will provide an overview of the information integration and governance theme and discuss the importance of the five topics within that theme: information integration, MDM, data warehousing and analytics, database management and tools, and database security and privacy, and lifecycle management.
Discover, Interact, and Optimize for Smarter Healthcare with BPM Powered by Smart SOA by IBM. August 10, 2011 - Read this white paper to discover how leveraging business process management (BPM), powered by smart service-oriented architecture (SOA), can make critical information available in a fast, consistent way which improves the quality of health care organizations.
Discovering hidden costs in your data centre – a CFO perspective by IBM. September 01, 2010 - This paper describes how CFOs can help ensure a healthier bottom line by taking proactive steps today.
Dispelling the Vapor Around Cloud Computing: Drivers, Barriers and Considerations for Public and Private Cloud Adoption by IBM. December 03, 2010 - IBM conducted a survey in June and July of 2009 of 1,090 IT and line-of-business decision makers around the world. The purpose of this white paper is to share the survey findings, and to provide the IBM point of view regarding key steps and considerations for cloud adoption.
DM Portfolio E-Book - 3 Ways to Boost Development Productivity by IBM. July 22, 2009 - As IT budgets get tighter and skills get more expensive, companies are starting to think of ways to get more out of their existing workforce. This e-book proposes three solutions that can help your developers and architects realize the best possible value from their existing infrastructure.
DM Portfolio E-Book: (Top level) - Data Management for Smarter Business Outcomes by IBM. July 16, 2009 - This e-book highlights ways in which you can drive more cost effective data management with less overall resources, in good times and in tough times.
Does Cloud Computing Reduce IT Staffing and Costs? by IBM. December 20, 2012 - Access this expert e-guide to discover the real benefits and cost savings that cloud computing can bring to your enterprise.
Don't Spring the Data Mart Trap: Implement Centralized Management by IBM. March 03, 2014 - This whitepaper covers the ease with which you can get trapped in your data marts as they quickly become a drain on your company.
Download free DB2 10 Express-C software by IBM. June 07, 2012 - View this webpage to learn about the features of IBM DB2 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows, including autonomics, storage optimization, SQL compatibility, XML support, virtualization, developer support, and more.
Download the Trial: IBM Rational Performance Tester by IBM. January 30, 2009 - Download a free trial of IBM Rational Performance Tester, a performance testing tool, which identifies the presence and cause of system performance bottlenecks.
Download: IBM Lotus Symphony by IBM. June 09, 2011 - IBM Lotus Domino Symphony is a suite of office productivity software for creating, editing, and sharing word processing documents, spreadsheets, and presentations, which supports the OpenDocument Format (ODF) - allowing organizations to use their documents without becoming locked into one particular vendor for their productivity tools.
Drive Efficiency and Maximize Business with IBM PureFlex by IBM. April 01, 2012 - This white paper explains how companies can optimize resource utilization by leveraging virtualization and cloud computing. Explore a recommended Linux architecture and the benefits you can expect after implementing it.
Drive growth and value with proven BPM solutions from IBM by IBM. November 03, 2011 - Read this white paper to learn how to ensure a successful BPM initiative within your midsized organization.
Drivewyze eliminates costly IT infrastructure with IBM SmartCloud by IBM. May 01, 2013 - Transportation technology company Drivewyze was in the enviable position of growing faster than its traditional hardware environment could accommodate. This brief case study looks at how the company was able to meet customer demand with a managed cloud infrastructure.
Driving and Managing mobile banking applications by IBM. December 31, 2011 - Read this white paper to learn how to effectively leverage a full development lifecycle to help meet and exceed customers' ongoing mobile banking needs.
Driving Business Agility through SOA Connectivity & Integration Whitepaper from IBM by IBM. October 06, 2009 - In this whitepaper, you will learn how to work smarter so you can solve the problems of today and seize the opportunities of tomorrow.
Driving Business Success with Software Reuse by IBM. March 01, 2008 - This white paper explains how Software Reuse and its underlying fundamentals have evolved dramatically. It also discusses the benefits of constructing critical enterprise software applications through reusable parts.
Driving Customer Value in an increasingly competitive landscape for mobile applications by IBM. August 01, 2012 - Today, 75% of the world's population owns a mobile phone, making effective mobile application development a top priority. But the process for developing mobile applications varies drastically from traditional app dev processes. Watch this webcast to gain insight into the top mobile app dev challenges, tips for mitigating them, and much more.
Driving Down Enterprise Storage TCO with the IBM XIV Storage System by IBM. September 26, 2011 - This comprehensive white paper explores how the IBM XIV system's unique architecture and approach to storage enable it to accomplish a better bottom line for you and your business.
Driving Down Enterprise Storage TCO with the IBM XIV Storage System by IBM. November 29, 2011 - An independent study by ITG has found that the IBM XIV can save an organization 69% on TCO over a 3 year period. This white paper explains how the system’s unique architecture enable it to accomplish this feat.
Driving Effective Application Security in the Enterprise: An End-to-End Approach to Addressing One of the Biggest Threats to a Business by IBM. July 19, 2013 - This crucial webcast examines how you can protect existing and developing applications and provides some best practices for ensuring end-to-end application security.
Driving information-led business innovation with IBM InfoSphere Information Server by IBM. November 21, 2011 - This white paper identifies a shift in corporate thinking about the value of trusted information to the organization and outlines reasons why this shift is occurring. It explores common information integration challenges and outlines a list of key characteristics needed for an effective information integration solution.
Driving Innovation in the Banking Industry: Cutting Edge Computing Platforms Make a Difference by IBM. February 10, 2014 - Explore this informative white paper to find out how a fast, agile and resilient computing platform can propel your bank towards success.
Driving successful business transformation: Persistent organizational excellence with IBM Ready-to-Launch for SAP applications by IBM. July 27, 2011 - In this white paper, you'll uncover how to drive a successful business transformation. Learn how to improve your data quality while reducing the risk of delays in business-critical SAP projects.
Dynamic Business Process Management (BPM) from IBM by IBM. August 11, 2009 - Read this paper to learn how to accelerate process change and lower IT costs and to learn how IBM can work with you in a Business Value Assessment (BVA) to quantify the benefits for your projects.
Dynamic Business Process Management for Communications Service Providers by IBM. April 21, 2010 - In today’s demanding environment, communications service providers across all lines of business are struggling to increase their business agility to remain competitive. This paper explores how companies are achieving agility by adopting dynamic business process management (BPM) with telecommunications industry standards. Read on to learn more.
Dynamic Business Processes Podcast Series: Tips for Thriving in Today’s Economy with BPM by IBM. October 15, 2009 - Today, more than ever, organizations must deliver the benefits of cost optimization and business agility. This podcast series explains how that goal can be realized through dynamic Business Processes Management. The series focuses on banking, government, healthcare, insurance, cross-industry and retail.
E-Book: Best Practices for Buying Business Intelligence Technology by IBM. January 13, 2011 - The BI market offers a dizzying array of technology options. From collecting organizational requirements, writing RFPs, conducting evaluations and running proof of concept projects, there is a lot involved in BI purchases. Read on to get straightforward advice from industry analysts and expert practitioners.
E-Book: Best Practices for Implementing BI in ERP Centric Environments by IBM. November 04, 2009 - An original SearchDataManagement.com E-book offering advice and best practices specifically for IT professionals charged with creating or updating BI programs in ERP environments.
E-Book: Building Effective Dashboards and Scorecards by IBM. December 03, 2010 - In this e-book, learn advanced strategies for creating actionable, interactive and user-friendly dashboards that will help your organization track KPIs. Learn how to get started with dashboards, find out what a dashboard is and what it is not. Discover how to create different dashboards to meet the needs of various departments and more.
E-Book: Business Intelligence Best Practices and Strategies in SAP Environments by IBM. December 27, 2010 - As companies look to get more value from their SAP application investments, BI is hot. But for SAP customers, it’s also a confusing area. In the e-book, readers will learn best practices for forming a BI strategy in SAP environments, including whether to stick with BEx and what to do with BW.
E-Book: CRM Trends and Tips for 2010 - Doing More With Less by IBM. December 01, 2010 - In this e-book, find out how to make the most of the systems and budget you do have, with expert advice from leading analysts at Gartner and Forrester. Continue reading to learn CRM trends and tips and learn how to do more with less.
E-Book: Developing a Business Analytics Strategy: Key Considerations and Expert Advice by IBM. December 16, 2010 - Business analytics offers a host of promised benefits – from improved operational efficiency to increased sales to a better understanding of customers. But developing a strategy and structure to deploy business analytics successfully can be challenging. Read on to learn more about developing a successful, scalable business analytics strategy.
E-Book: Exploring IBM SOA Technology & Practice by IBM. June 2008 - This eBook discusses how SOA can be used to overcome business process inefficiencies. Explore practices for effectively implementing SOA and developing service-oriented applications.
E-Book: Getting Started with Master Data Management (MDM) by IBM. December 02, 2010 - In this E-Book, learn about getting started with MDM programs, including how to sell the idea internally in order to secure funding and how to build a foundation for a successful MDM deployment. In addition, read about MDM trends and some of the challenges that companies can face on MDM implementations.
E-Book: Getting the Most Out of Your BI Investment in SAP Environments by IBM. December 27, 2010 - In this e-book, readers will get an overview of SAP’s BI strategy, and get advice on what to do about BEx, BW, and more to develop long-term BI strategies of their own. Read on to learn how to get the most out of your BI investment in SAP environment.
E-Book: Key Trends in Business Intelligence by IBM. December 27, 2010 - In this handbook for project managers, get advice and insight for making your BI project run smoothly. Find out more about the best practices that can make or break a project – and hear more from experts and experienced practitioners with real world experience. Both business and IT professionals can benefit from this information.
E-Book: Mobile Application Development: Making it Easier for Developers by IBM. February 09, 2011 - Mobile applications have not only piqued the interest of developers, but also of the average cell phone user. This e-book will explain what all the fuss is about.
E-Book: Predictive Analytics: The Next Big Thing in BI? by IBM. December 03, 2010 - In this e-book, learn about predictive analytics technology and why it’s getting increased attention from prospective users. Read about real-world predictive analytics projects and get expert advice on organizing a predictive analytics program and on developing and utilizing predictive models in business operations and more.
E-Book: Standardizing Business Continuity by IBM. December 15, 2010 - Download this e-book, brought to you by SearchCompliance.com, for insights, tips and suggestions for developing an optimal business continuity plan. Read on to learn details of FEMA’s PS-Prep, how to make the case for business continuity, what standard to use, how to measure continuity risk, and much more!
E-Book: Technical Guide on Application Security: Scanning Production Applications by IBM. December 07, 2010 - This e-book explores how many of the risks associated with scanning can be avoided with careful planning and by focusing your scans on exploring where and how a system is vulnerable to attack and not trying to simulate an actual attack. Continue reading to learn more about scanning production applications.
E-Book: Technical Guide on Application Security: Secure Development by IBM. December 07, 2010 - When security practitioners attempt to introduce secure development practices into a development process and organization they are less than accepted. Development organizations tend to reject formal internal structure and process imposed from the outside. Read on to learn how to implement secure development practices in a development organization.
E-Book: The information governance imperative: Expert advice for developing a strategic plan to govern critical enterprise information by IBM. April 21, 2011 - In this eBook, readers will find an overview of key information governance issues and practical advice on building a business case for information governance, developing an information governance strategy and structuring an information governance program.
E-Book: Top Data Integration Trends and Best Practices by IBM. December 02, 2010 - Data integration software is now much more than just extract, transform and load tools – it encompasses a wide range of platforms and technologies. Read this e-book to learn about the trends and emerging best practices that are shaping the data integration process at leading-edge organizations.
E-Guide-- Risk-Based Audit Methodology: How to Achieve Enterprise Security by IBM. October 25, 2010 - Read this e-guide to learn about a simple risk-based audit methodology for organizations to develop an internal IT audit program, or those looking for new ways to assess security risks.
E-Guide: Agile Development Process by IBM. March 29, 2011 - This e-guide examines organizational and team challenges of implementing the agile process. This e-guide also will detail how to scale agile software development to large organizations by scaling agile practices and agile work; how to transition small and large development teams to Scrum; and more.
E-Guide: Align Data Protection with Business Importance by IBM. August 25, 2011 - This SearchStorage.com E-Guide discusses the importance of protecting not just data but "use" of the associated information system, and outlines 4 capabilities needed for a better approach to data protection. Read on to learn more.
E-Guide: Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) by IBM. December 09, 2010 - This e-guide discusses the benefits and drawbacks of consistency in ALM and the challenges associated with building and managing quality into the SDLC. This e-guide also provides a thorough overview of roles and responsibilities in an ALM-focused organization and more. Read on to gain a deeper insight into ALM.
E-Guide: Assessment Success: PCI DSS Standards and Secure Data Storage by IBM. March 22, 2011 - In this e-guide, our expert will share some tactical advice to help organizations simplify the assessment process by streamlining their data storage practices and reducing PCI DSS assessment scope. Continue reading this e-guide to learn more about how to simplify the assessment process of PCI DSS standards and secure data storage.
E-Guide: Backups and archives: What’s the scoop? by IBM. September 22, 2011 - This expert e-guide explores the differences between a backup and an archive. Also discover five of the most common IBM Tivoli Storage Manger backup errors and how to prevent them.
E-Guide: Best Practices for Developing Secure Applications by IBM. November 10, 2010 - This expert e-guide brought to you by SearchSecurity.com, explains the importance of integrating application security throughout the entire software development lifecycle and provides 4 tips that must be kept in mind on the application security forefront. Read on to uncover these tips and review an assessment of Web application security.
E-Guide: Best practices: Effective Data Protection by IBM. March 29, 2011 - This e-guide will walk you through data protection strategy and how to protect your business critical assets. Continue reading to learn best practices for effective data protection.
E-Guide: Combining Hadoop with Big Data Analytics by IBM. August 31, 2013 - Consult this E-guide to learn more about the growing popularity of leveraging Hadoop to overcome the challenges of big data analytics. It offers expert advice on the skill sets and roles needed for successful big data analytics programs, and offers key advice on how organizations can design and assemble the right team.
E-Guide: Creating an Effective Social Analytics Program by IBM. December 21, 2012 - Read this e-guide to discover the tricks of effective social media analytics, including:knowing, up front, what you hope to achieve with the data; bringing in an analytics software vendor or service provider if you don't plan on analyzing large quantities of data; and using social analytics as a crisis aversion tool.
E-Guide: Criteria for Staffing a Disaster Recovery Site by IBM. August 22, 2011 - In this Q&A Harvey Betan, an independent business continuity consultant, discusses what you need to remember when staffing a DR site, and what to do to ensure your recovery site runs smoothly.
E-Guide: Data Deduplication and Backup Approaches in Enterprise Storage Today by IBM. November 19, 2010 - There has been a flood of data deduplication and backup approaches. It can seem confusing choosing just one out of the many choices. This e-guide will wade through the pros and cons of these approaches for you. Continue reading to learn which data deduplication and backup approach is right for your organization.
E-Guide: Data Reduction Methods for Primary Storage: Vendors Push Impacts Market by IBM. August 15, 2011 - Check out this SearchStorage.com E-Guide to learn what vendors have to offer in this realm of backup technologies now.
E-Guide: Data Retention and Business Continuity Best Practices by IBM. May 18, 2011 - This SearchStorage.com E-Guide focuses on retention issues that can’t be ignored, how to go about aligning your data protection strategy with business continuity, and leveraging overlooked backup strategies to your advantage. Download this informative e-guide to learn more!
E-Guide: Data Storage Optimization: The First Step for Data Efficiency by IBM. August 15, 2011 - Check out this expert E-Guide as the founder of ESG, Steve Duplessie discusses how data storage optimization is the first step for data center efficiency.
E-Guide: Database audit trail and compliance, database audit tools: auditing methods, configurations and filtering options by IBM. May 20, 2011 - Creating audit trails for security and compliance auditing is a daunting and time consuming task for database administrators. This expert e-guide provides database security best practices for tuning auditing tools and sheds some light on how to find an auditing process that best suits your organization.
E-Guide: Database Tools for Auditing and Forensics by IBM. March 22, 2011 - This e-guide presents the best practices for tuning database auditing tools. Continue reading this e-guide to learn more about these best practices which will allow you to audit without forfeiting database performance.
E-Guide: Expert insights to application security testing and performance by IBM. November 11, 2011 - Two of the biggest challenges in an organization’s application security strategies are testing and integrating best practices within the application lifecycle. In this E-Guide, readers will learn best practices for testing injection integrating security measures into the application lifecycle.
E-Guide: GARP and How it Helps you Achieve Better Information Governance by IBM. March 22, 2011 - This e-guide answers the most frequently asked questions about information governance and GARP. Continue reading to get a firm introduction to GARP and information governance as a whole.
E-Guide: Green Storage Best Practices Control Costs, Increase Energy Efficiency by IBM. December 22, 2010 - This tip guide will explain that by implementing the green storage best practices presented in this paper, firms can use a mixture of technologies and tactics to control data center power and cooling costs and increase their storage energy efficiency.
E-Guide: Harnessing Social Analytics by IBM. December 21, 2012 - In this e-guide, discover how social media analytics software leverages text analytics capabilities to reveal patterns, trends, and potential business problems within online discussions.
E-Guide: Improving software with the building security in maturity model by IBM. May 26, 2011 - This expert tip introduces a model that utilizes a framework to organize software security tasks and help organizations determine where their security practices stand and how to advance them over time.
E-Guide: Integrating security into the ALM lifecycle by IBM. November 21, 2011 - In this expert e-guide, learn the risks businesses take by not taking application security measures seriously - and find out what can be done to help integrate security with application lifecycle management.
E-Guide: Integrating security into the ALM lifecycle by IBM. November 16, 2011 - In this expert e-guide, readers will learn the risks businesses take by not taking security measures seriously and what can be done to help integrate security with application lifecycle management.
E-Guide: Maximizing your Storage Capacity: Data Reduction Techniques and Performance Metrics by IBM. March 29, 2011 - This e-guide will explore the challenges of data reduction, three data reduction techniques and how to choose the best technique for your data storage environment. Continue reading this e-guide to learn how to maximize your storage capacity.
E-Guide: Minimize enterprise data exposure inside and outside the organization by IBM. September 27, 2011 - This expert e-guide provides data masking best practices and explains how to implement an effective strategy for reducing the risk of data exposure from inside and outside the organization.
E-Guide: Monitoring Strategies for Insider Threat Detection by IBM. March 22, 2011 - In this e-guide, you will learn about practical strategies for implementing insider threat detection tools. Also covered in this e-guide are the three common types of insider crimes and how each one requires its own set of insider threat detection tactics. Read on to learn more about monitoring strategies for insider threat detection.
E-Guide: Optimizing Enterprise Data Storage Capacity and Performance to Reduce Your Data Footprint by IBM. July 21, 2011 - This E-Guide from SearchStorage.com can help by outlining how to maximize your data storage capacity and also gives 6 tips on how to reduce your data footprint.
E-Guide: Optimizing Storage Efficiency Through Deduplication by IBM. December 22, 2010 - Data reduction technologies like data deduplication and compression have been well integrated into backup systems with impressive results. Now those benefits are available for primary storage data systems. Learn how to initiate savings while weeding out unnecessary data. Read this guide to learn more.
E-Guide: PCI DSS 2011: Key themes to watch by IBM. May 20, 2011 - This expert tip pinpoints key observations and common themes related to what’s currently happening with today’s PCI DSS compliance programs and explains what’s in store for the future as companies transition to the PCI DSS 2.0 guidelines.
E-Guide: Performance Metrics: Evaluating your Data Storage Efficiency by IBM. November 19, 2010 - Performance metrics can help data storage pros judge the effectiveness of their enterprise data storage resources. For example, data storage efficiency can be measured in terms of capacity utilization or productivity (such as performance). Read on to learn how performance metrics can help you evaluate your data storage efficiency.
E-Guide: Risk Management and Compliance Enforcement for the Financial Industry by IBM. March 22, 2011 - This e-guide discusses how the appropriate risk management tactics are imperative for organizations, and how companies should pay close attention to agent risk and waste no time in making it part of their risk management models.
E-Guide: Securing Naming and Directory Services for Application Defense-in-Depth by IBM. May 20, 2011 - Application security professionals depend on infrastructure teams to build a secure foundation; and naming and directory services are a prime example of where this holds true. This tips explains how Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP), helps assemble a solid platform that applications can trust.
E-Guide: Social Analytics: Opportunities and Challenges by IBM. December 21, 2012 - Read this e-guide to learn how social media analytics can help businesses improve marketing by quantifying customer value at different stages of the life cycle, but also that they need tools like in-memory computing to provide real-time analysis of vast volumes of customer behavior data.
E-Guide: SRM Tools Struggle to Meet Today's Demands by IBM. December 22, 2010 - Managing, organizing, and storing data can be a difficult task. Storage managers have, in recent years, turned to SRM tools to aid them in these tasks; however, recent data has shown that these tools have failed to meet the high demands of today’s data growth. Read on to learn more about the SRM landscape and how they struggle to meet demands.
E-Guide: The dangers of application logic attacks by IBM. April 13, 2011 - Developing a secure and effective Web application can be daunting. And, hackers aren't making this task any easier. In this tip from our Ask the Experts section, Web application security expert Michael Cobb explains how hackers use application logic to solicit an attack and advises how to prevent them.
E-guide: The impact of big data and analytics by IBM. September 10, 2013 - In this e-guide from the experts at SearchCIO.com, learn how big data is impacting the IT landscape, and find tips and tactics for incorporating big data analytics into your overall business strategy.
E-Guide: Using Data Deduplication Tools in Disk Backup by IBM. November 19, 2010 - This e-guide explains how data deduping can save organizations time and money by enabling more data recovery from disk and reducing the footprint and power and cooling requirements of secondary storage. Continue reading to learn more about using data deduplication tool in disk backup.
E-Guide: Writing secure SQL database code by IBM. May 26, 2011 - When developing and deploying a database, organizations should never rely solely on their developers to provide security. This expert e-guide offers tips for writing secure SQL database code to ensure you build appropriate security controls for the specific features and functionality you need.
E-Guide: Avoiding Application Security Pitfalls by IBM. January 14, 2011 - This e-guide will explain why people aren’t integrating security with application lifecycle management, the risks businesses take by not taking security measures seriously and what you can do. Read this e-guide to learn why application security measures often fail and what can be done to mitigate them.
E-Zine: Software Testing Vol.2 - Testing Strategies for Complex Environments: Agile, SOA by IBM. December 09, 2010 - In this issue of SearchSoftwareQuality.com's Software Testing e-zine, we'll discuss a Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) as a new testing environment as well as an Agile software development (ASD) methodology.
E-Zine: Software Testing Vol.3: This Issue of Software Testing Delves Into Mobile Application and Regression Testing by IBM. December 09, 2010 - This e-zine covers the topic of testing and retesting defects and cites the Blackberry blackouts of 2007 and 2008 as examples of issues that could have been detected by regressing testing.
Early days of Agile development: Lessons for small projects by IBM. November 07, 2011 - It’s been 10 years since the Agile Manifesto was first crafted, but the principles remain the same. In this tip guide, Agile expert Chris McMahon talks about early experiences with Agile development and how the lessons still apply today.
Ease of Use in Web Conferencing – The Cost Benefits Of Making Usability a Priority by IBM. February 18, 2009 - The benefits of Web conferencing have motivated many to become proficient at its use. But the economic downturn has brought a new urgency to finding ways to cut costs and work together efficiently. This study examines the role of usability as the major issue that stands in the way of truly beneficial adoption of web conferencing by the mainstream.
eBizQ eBook: Dynamic Case Management: A powerful weapon in the war on 'untamed processes' by IBM. August 23, 2011 - Learn how dynamic case management (DCM) can help enterprises deal with dysfunctional processes. In this expert eBook, you’ll be introduced to DCM, define untamed processes and explore such processes in the context of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and integration.
eBizQ.net E-Book: Dynamic case management: A powerful weapon in the war on ‘untamed processes’ - Part Two by IBM. August 30, 2011 - Fortunately, dynamic case management (DCM) can help enterprises deal with dysfunctional processes. This expert e-book, part two of a series on process management, will introduce readers to DCM, define untamed processes and explore such processes in the context of enterprise resource planning (ERP) and integration.
eBizQ.net E-Book: Dynamic case management: A powerful weapon in the war on ‘untamed processes’ - Part One by IBM. August 30, 2011 - Check out this expert e-book, the first part of a series on process management, to learn how dunamic case management (DCM) can be used to overcome this challenge.
ebizQ.net Tip Guide: Evolving your dynamic case management strategy by IBM. September 16, 2011 - This Tip Guide describes how DCM can benefit financial services firms and offers expert advice on best practices and pitfalls in DCM adoption.
ebizQ.net Tip Guide: Pitfalls to avoid in your case management strategy by IBM. September 16, 2011 - This Tip Guide describes how DCM can benefit financial services firms and offers expert advice on the best practices and pitfalls in DCM adoption.
eBook: ALM Trends: Requirements and the role of business analysts by IBM. November 04, 2011 - Agile organizations look for ways to overcome obstacles associated with requirements management. These two tip guides look at trends in requirements management tools and the changing role of the business analyst.
eBook: Automation in ALM: The many flavors of automation by IBM. October 10, 2011 - Automation is often touted as a key in successful application development efforts, but it comes in many different flavors. This e-book describes the variety of automation techniques and benefits of using automation throughout the application development lifecycle. It's written for managers and QA groups investing in automation.
eBook: Delivering business value with ALM - Trends, drivers and impacts by IBM. November 04, 2011 - In this SearchSoftwareQuality.com e-book, application lifecycle management (ALM) experts discuss why and how businesses are impacted by innovative ALM efforts and optimized resources.
eBook: Delivering business value with ALM: Business changes and impact by IBM. November 07, 2011 - As application lifecycle management (ALM) continues to evolve and agile development becomes more the norm, industry experts expect the silos between departments to begin disappearing and job descriptions to change for IT professionals. In this e-book, readers will learn the future of ALM and its impact on both software professionals and customers.
eBook: Embracing SaaS for Smarter Commerce: A Blueprint for IT Success by IBM. October 31, 2013 - This E-book outlines compelling approaches for CIOs and other IT leaders to establish and lead a defined software-as-a-service (SaaS) strategy for their companies in order to meet line-of-business (LOB) needs for innovation and agility.
eBook: Private Cloud Application Opportunities: Exploring Benefits, Challenges of Using Private Cloud by IBM. December 18, 2012 - In this e-book, discover how your organization can determine whether software as a service (SaaS), a public cloud infrastructure, or a private cloud is best for you.
Ecomanage Network Corporation Develops a Service Offering for Manufacturers to Fully Manage Wastes and Meet Disposal Regulations by IBM. October 26, 2009 - Read this case study to see how IBM Global Services implemented and is operating the Wastes and Resources Circulation Management System, a hybrid solution of private and public cloud computing.
Economic Impact of IBM Worklight: Webcast Follow-up Q&A by IBM. September 27, 2013 - In this resource, explore the benefits of IBM's Worklight - a mobile application development platform, and get answers to FAQs about the technology. You'll find out how it works, the key features, and what advantages Worklight has over other platforms, specifically in the realm of mobile development.
Edison: Competitive Management Cost Study: IBM Storwize V7000 vs. EMC VNX5500 Storage Systems by IBM. April 30, 2012 - This white paper analyzes the results of the Edison Competitive Management Cost Study (CMCS) methodology comparing the storage administrator efficiency of both IBM and EMC.
Effective ALM Planning; How to Appoint a New Management Team by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Proper application lifecycle management (ALM) planning and the appointment of a change and configuration team can help align business goals with application development goals, explain concepts to management, and improve quality. In this e-book, readers will learn keys to ALM planning and effective ways to introduce ALM to the organization.
Effective data protection and storage management for media and entertainment by IBM. August 31, 2012 - This valuable resource introduces a strategy for addressing the digital data storage challenges of the entertainment industry – including those that stem from rapid data growth.
Effective Document Management with Document Capture by IBM. September 29, 2011 - This e-guide gives more insight to the document capture process and the new capabilities in document capture software.
Effective Storage Management and Data Protection for Cloud Computing by IBM. September 14, 2010 - In Cloud Computing environments, applications reside in massively-scalable data centers where compute resources can be dynamically provisioned and shared to achieve significant economies of scale. Storage capacity scales with compute resources, and each needs to be effectively managed to gain the maximum benefits from Cloud.
Effective Storage Management and Data Protection for Cloud Computing by IBM. December 30, 2011 - IBM reduces the complexity of managing cloud environments by offering a complete portfolio of automated solutions for managing data and storage infrastructure, enabling better efficiency for business resiliency, and helping to reduce costs and improve security.
Effective Storage Management for Virtual Servers by IBM. December 14, 2011 - View this video to learn how IBM provides advanced data protection and flexible recovery capabilities for VMware, effectively addressing the many unique data management challenges that exist in virtual server environments.
Effectively Manage Access to Systems and Information to Help Optimize Integrity and Facilitate Compliance by IBM. March 01, 2007 - This paper details a comprehensive, standards-based approach that integrates access control and identity management and enables you to cost-effectively provide users with access to applications and data while protecting assets from unauthor...
Efficiency Benefits of Unified Storage by IBM. May 21, 2013 - This e-guide explains how file-based growth has largely influenced the adoption of unified storage and presents other key survey takeaways; including the top three reasons for installation and the greatest benefits this technology has afforded IT shops.
Efficient Virtualization and Management for Cloud and Software-defined Storage by IBM. October 25, 2013 - In this white paper, you will discover innovative technology that is both a storage virtualization platform and a storage management solution designed to enable IT storage managers to easily migrate to an agile, cloud-based, software-defined storage environment – and manage it effectively.
eGuide: Agile Development by IBM. September 18, 2009 - This eGuide provides insight on requirements gathering during the agile process, how to manage upcoming agile projects and how to assimilate current development practices with the new agile methodology.
eGuide: Agile Testing in the Cloud by IBM. November 16, 2011 - For test teams in some application development shops, cloud computing has broken down many of the limitations caused by testing on internal resources. This expert e-guide will cover how to use the cloud for improved Agile testing and how this move to the cloud may help conquer internal limitations.
eGuide: Applying business rules for more effective advanced case management by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Read this expert e-guide to learn what business needs are driving the adoption of both business rules and case management technologies, how business rules technology is being put to use in case management and other areas, how to prepare for and implement rules in case management, and where business rules and case management trends are heading.
eGuide: Best practices for managing sustainable supply chains by IBM. November 16, 2011 - Many organizations, from large corporations to small not-for-profits, are eager to jump on the supply chain sustainability bandwagon without fully understanding what such a program means to the organization and its supply chain. In this e-guide, find best practices for managing sustainable supply chains and onboarding suppliers.
eGuide: Best practices for streamlined, successful case outcomes by IBM. November 15, 2011 - Great case management results don't happen by magic, and they don't even happen just by hard work. They're often due to following proven best practices. This e-guide will introduce readers to our tried-and-true best practices for effective case management and five potential barriers to successful case outcomes—and advice for addressing them.
eGuide: Challenges and best practices for building the best case management architecture by IBM. October 01, 2011 - This e-guide continues ebizQ.com's exploration of best practices in architecture and other aspects of case management. This installment describes how dynamic case management (DCM) is moving beyond its historical origins in the healthcare industry into other fields.
eGuide: Collaboration and case management: Trends, challenges and expert advice by IBM. November 11, 2011 - This e-guide takes a look at the use of collaboration and social networking strategies and tools for case management, including a big picture introduction, expert advice for avoiding headaches, and findings from ebizQ.com's recent survey of business and IT professionals who are using case management in their own companies.
eGuide: Data management best practices in the new world of archiving by IBM. November 16, 2011 - In this e-guide, you will learn the best practices for managing archival data in a modern and effective world. Tips from expert Bill Inmon include strategies for organizing archival data into "time vaults," considerations for software and hardware releases and ideas on how to manage the day-to-day access of archival
eGuide: DR & BC Planning for the Midmarket by IBM. June 22, 2011 - Server virtualization promises to significantly increase the value proposition of the data center in the small to medium-sized market. Access this expert resource from the editors at SearchStorageChannel.com to learn about all the available options for disaster recovery.
eGuide: Effective enterprise information management: Key strategies and mistakes to avoid by IBM. November 17, 2011 - In this informative e-guide you will learn the initial steps to launching an EIM program, how to assess current data governance, quality management, master data management and architecture to ensure EIM success, the best practices for determining the best business opportunities and more.
eGuide: Essential playbook for SOA governance by IBM. December 13, 2012 - Check out this e-guide to explore internationally recognized integration thought leader David Linthicum's expert advice on how to leverage effective cloud governance that ensures the highest levels of security for your applications and services, eases interoperability challenges, and keeps costs from spiraling out of control.
eGuide: Meeting the Mobile Challenge on the Mainframe (July 2013) by IBM. October 17, 2013 - This whitepaper examines the effect that mobile or Bring Your Own Devices (BYOD) have on enterprises, and how company mainframe can help support development, management, and security with its processing power.
eGuide: Mistakes to avoid when providing virtualization services and support by IBM. October 18, 2011 - This expert e-guide, brought to you by SearchSystemsChannel.com, reveals the four most common virtualization stumbling blocks that resellers encounter and offers advice for avoiding and overcoming them.
eGuide: Mobile Security and Testing Best Practices by IBM. December 13, 2012 - How can software developers adapt their functional testing practices to the unique challenges of mobile application lifecycles? Read this expert e-guide to discover independent consultant Karen Johnson's practical suggestions for how to handle mobile functional testing effectively.
eGuide: Storage virtualization for data migration, consolidation by IBM. October 17, 2011 - Data migration is a major challenge for customers upgrading their storage hardware. Fortunately, virtualization can help to streamline this process. This expert e-guide, brought to you by SearchSystemschannel.com, explores the fundamentals of storage virtualization and points out the new revenue opportunities that accompany it.
eGuide: Strategies for building the best advanced case management architecture, Part I by IBM. November 11, 2011 - Designing a case management architecture is more of an art—really, a balancing act—than a science. In this e-guide, readers will learn to address key considerations involved in designing an effective case management architecture that extends across the enterprise to enable better collaboration and decision-making.
eGuide: Strategies for building the best advanced case-management architecture - Part 2 by IBM. November 07, 2011 - Dynamic case management (DCM) can provide companies with significant benefits, but its architecture creates plenty of challenges as well. Read this e-guide to learn how to use communication and flexibility to create an effective DCM architecture with consistent, on-going maintenance, and get tips for building a business case.
eGuide: Strategies for building the best case-management architecture by IBM. November 11, 2011 - This e-guide continues ebizQ.com's deep dive into approaches for constructing a sound case management architecture. In this installment, learn how to approach the technology choices involved and when to consider a case management framework based on business process management (BPM) software or other technologies.
eGuide: Tips for successful ALM Management by IBM. October 10, 2011 - In this e-guide, readers will learn best practices to achieve successful application lifecycle management (ALM) including: Tips for an end-to-end software development and delivery process, steps for kicking off ALM management, and expert advice for ALM challenges.
eGuide: Using social and collaborative approaches to take case management to the next level, Part II by IBM. November 11, 2011 - This e-guide features expert insight about and best practices for using social and collaborative techniques and technology in case management.
eGuide: Using virtualization to achieve green data centers by IBM. October 17, 2011 - This expert e-guide, brought to you by SearchSystemsChannel.com, provides insight into emerging virtualization and cloud trends and offers advice to help solution providers excel in each of these technology spaces.
Eleven habits for highly successful BPM programs by IBM. June 01, 2010 - Using the framework of Stephen R. Covey’s best-selling book, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, this resource describes 11 habits IT organizations must develop to foster business process management (BPM) success, including building a complete BPM while also forcing collaboration across the enterprise.
Elkay: Cloud Integration in Manufacturing by IBM. November 25, 2013 - Access the following webcast to gain a firsthand look at an integration solution that can effectively decrease implementation from months to hours.
EllisDon constructs a mission-critical cloud by IBM. October 31, 2011 - Read this white paper to learn how one organization resolved their infrastructure issues by leveraging an innovative private cloud solution. Review the benefits they are now enjoying and discover what this platform can offer your business.
EMA Analyst Report on the Mobile Device Management Marketspace by IBM. August 24, 2012 - Consult this informative white paper to gain better understanding of mobile device management with traditional desktop management capabilities. Use a consolidated endpoint management experience that can meet all enterprise challenges.
EMA Analyst Report: Enabling Real-World Business Transformation through IBM Service Management by IBM. October 01, 2009 - Visit this information center and find out how smarter technology can result in gains in efficiency, business alignment and risk management strategies.
EMA Report: The Benefits of a Unified Endpoint Management Approach by IBM. January 24, 2011 - Read this resource to learn how a unified security and IT operations approach can better protect organizations' vast and growing amount of endpoints from sophisticated threats.
Embedding Agility in Next Generation System Designs (VDC) by IBM. December 31, 2012 - As software development becomes more complicated, organizations are seeking more flexible ways to adapt to changing requirements, including agile and iterative methods. Access this helpful resource to learn how agile can be applied to software development for embedded systems, and discover how to maximize your success with agile in this scenario.
Emerging Security Trends and Risks: Insights for the Business Executive by IBM. June 29, 2012 - Access this white paper to learn about the latest generation of security trends and threats. Explore emerging security risks, modern security techs and approaches and four tips for security in today's evolving world.
Emerging Security Trends and Risks: Insights for the Business Executive by IBM. June 30, 2012 - This report identifies key emerging cyber-threats, detailing why IT managers need to create proactive security intelligence capabilities, unified endpoint management, data protection, and social guidance to best prepare for today's evolving threat landscape.
Employing IBM Database Encryption Expert to meet encryption and access control requirements for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) by IBM. July 27, 2011 - This white paper explores the challenges of compliance with PCI and how organizations must take a holistic approach to protecting and securing their business-critical information.
Empowered Customers Drive Collaborative Business Evolution by IBM. May 31, 2012 - Read this groundbreaking new study, conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of IBM, to understand how empowered customers are changing the way business is doing business—today and in the future.
Empowering the Business to Sense and Respond: Delivering Business Event Processing with IBM WebSphere Business Events by IBM. July 25, 2008 - This paper addresses one of the critical IBM technologies for supporting
agility and alignment, Business Event Processing (BEP).
Empowering the CIO: Enabling smarter decisions with Application Portfolio Management by IBM. May 23, 2012 - Application portfolio management (APM) can help your organization in its quest to trim unwanted applications and modernize its portfolio. Read this paper now and learn about the need for an APM solution, including examples on how it can help your business optimize its IT investments.
Empowering the DBA Tools to Manage Data Throughout Its Lifecycle E-Book by IBM. March 18, 2011 - This guide serves to show you how DBAs can solve some of the complex challenges associated with your changing databases, while optimizing database operations and ensuring business continuity.
Enable and protect business-ready cloud infrastructures by IBM. June 30, 2012 - In this comprehensive white paper, you will discover how IMBs cloud computing solution in collaboration with Front-safe Portal management software deliver an optimal cloud backup service.
Enable relevant, in-context business intelligence: Embedding BI content into applications and processes by IBM. September 30, 2012 - This brief resource introduces a platform that gives you the power to create customized BI content and embed it into applications and processes for relevant, contextualized business intelligence.
Enabling Applications from Oracle to DB2 the Easy Way by IBM. December 18, 2010 - New compatibility features in IBM DB2 make the move from Oracle to DB2 easier than ever before. Hear from customers and IBM experts about their porting experiences.
Enabling business agility through real-time process visibility by IBM. April 12, 2012 - Read this brief paper to learn about a platform that offers end-to-end visibility while transactions are in process. Learn how a customizable, operational dashboard enables real-time visibility into the overall state of operations and transactions across disparate systems and applications.
Enabling Continuous Compliance Across the Enterprise by IBM. June 30, 2011 - Today's innovative enterprises are transforming compliance into a continuous action that is woven into the fabric of both their IT security and business environments. Learn how this transformation can significantly improve compliance results with fewer resources, while providing valuable insights to drive strategic business decisions.
Enabling Sustainable Compliance Management by IBM. December 2008 - Read this white paper to see how adopting a sustainable security compliance strategy minimizes risk, while making proper use of people, process and technology. Also learn how you can cost-effectively comply with regulations, while maintaining business flexibility to achieve mission goals.
Endress+Hauser maximises availability and resiliency with Linux on System z by IBM. August 08, 2012 - This case study explains how one company successfully navigated the disaster recovery planning process. Discover why they decided to implement Linux on System z and how virtualisation allowed them to cost-effectively scale their IT environment.
Endress+Hauser maximizes availability and resiliency with Linux on System z by IBM. June 01, 2011 - Because downtime can have serious implications, it is critical that companies have an effective disaster recovery (DR) strategy in place. This case study compares several DR architectures and discusses how one organisation successfully navigated the selection process.
Energy Efficiency in IBM Data Centers by IBM. August 2008 - This webcast details how IBM is implementing hardware, software and services to become more energy efficient within their own network and how it can work for you as well.
Energy Management Strategies and Data Center Complexities Require New Solutions by IBM. January 13, 2009 - This white paper explores an approach to "going green" that enables you to address challenges like fiscal resource issues and align your IT shop with business goals and strategies.
Energy-efficient data centers by IBM. November 25, 2013 - In this expert e-guide, provided by SearchDataCenter.com, learn how adopting an energy-efficient data center can not only position an organization as being green, but also decrease overall costs. Read on now to learn more.
Enhance and secure critical business operations with end-to-end, business-driven security solutions by IBM. June 16, 2010 - Securing IT assets is a top priority for organizations of all sizes, across all industries. Read this paper and learn how to help mitigate enterprise security risks by leveraging IBM solutions to drive business innovation and success, while reducing complexity and costs along the way.
Enhance Business Insight and Scalability of XML Data with New DB2 9.7 pureXML Features by IBM. March 18, 2011 - This is a developerWorks article. This article summarizes the new pureXML capabilities, explains how they can be used, and discusses sample application scenarios.
Enhance service delivery and process automation by IBM. August 15, 2011 - This white paper addresses these challenges, and offers a set of process automation solutions. Learn how Tivoli process automation engine helps automate, integrate and enhance service delivery across the enterprise.
Enhancing Your Infrastructure in an Uncertain Economy to Support Your SOA Business Initiatives by IBM. January 15, 2009 - This white paper defines the challenges facing today's IT executives and steps you can take now to support your organization’s SOA-based initiatives by cutting costs, leveraging your existing IT infrastructure and improving productivity.
Enrich the Decisioning of Your COBOL Applications by IBM. March 15, 2008 - With IBM WebSphere ILOG JRules and IBM WebSphere ILOG Rules for COBOL, you can externalize and manage the business rules in your organization’s COBOL applications without disruption or a major development project. Furthermore, you can use the externalized rules as decision services within an SOA strategy.
Ensuring application security in mobile device environments by IBM. September 03, 2013 - This crucial paper examines mobile application security in the age of BYOD, discussing common threats and what your organization can do to seal up vulnerabilities.
Ensuring Application Security in Mobile Environments by IBM. August 08, 2013 - Deploying business apps to personal devices might meet demands for more mobile capabilities, but it also gives security teams less control over who can access your corporate network -- leaving you vulnerable to attack. Read on to learn how to prevent these vulnerabilities, including 11 best practices for writing secure mobile app code.
Ensuring scalable business intelligence and performance management by IBM. January 15, 2014 - Access the following white paper to uncover a BI and analytics platform that has been designed to work seamlessly throughout your entire enterprise. Discover how this solution meets the need of both the business and IT with reporting, analysis, dashboards, visualization and more.
Ensuring the security of your mobile business intelligence by IBM. September 24, 2012 - Organizations need to know that when their employees access BI applications from their mobile devices, whether from a native application or the web, that security measures are in place to ensure their BI data is protected and safe from hackers or if a device is ever lost or stolen. Read to find strategies on how to best secure BI on mobile devices.
Enterprise big data deployments: A cost-benefit comparison by IBM. August 31, 2013 - This valuable resource compares the costs, benefits, and risks of two different enterprise big data deployments, providing the insight you need to drive big data success.
Enterprise capture ushers in a new era of business process efficiency by IBM. October 10, 2011 - Take a few minutes to discover how enterprise capture software from IBM can help you reduce the cost and complexity of business processes across your organization.
Enterprise COBOL 5.1—Where Tradition Meets Innovation by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Despite its age, COBOL remains one of the most popular languages for developing business applications. But when it comes to modernizing your applications and improving performance, what support does COBOL provide? Find out in this article, and get an overview of benefits of the latest version of COBOL running on IBM System z.
Enterprise Data Center Modernization-- IBM Unveils the Future and a Path to Get There with IBM zEnterprise System by IBM. July 20, 2010 - Read this report to learn how application modernization can help customize server technology to meet varying workload needs, to learn the best approaches to data center modernization, and to find how IBM System zEnterprise can simplify the server selection process.
Enterprise Information Management, Enterprise Content Management, Master Data Management - How Do They Fit Together by IBM. January 2008 - Enterprise Content Management (ECM) has started to move beyond departmental deployments and into an important competence and infrastructural technology.
Enterprise Information Protection - The Impact of Big Data by IBM. March 31, 2013 - In this comprehensive resource, explore the requirements for information security and privacy in the age of big data. You'll discover how a holistic approach to enterprise information, along with the right big data technologies, enables you to keep data classified, secure, and organized.
Enterprise Information Security in Transition: An Opportunity for IBM by IBM. October 31, 2012 - Enterprise information security is growing increasingly difficult by the minute. This ESG Technology Brief outlines why information security is so challenging and explores how fundamental changes across your people, processes, and technologies are critical to staying ahead of the security curve.
Enterprise Management Associates Report-- The Power of AppScan: A Hands-On Review of IBM Rational AppScan Standard Edition by IBM. October 27, 2010 - In a hands-on look at IBM Rational AppScan Standard Edition, the Enterprise Management Associates® (EMA™) team finds in the product an easily implemented, highly configurable utility that addresses multiple application security pain points.
Enterprise Modernization - The Cornerstone of Smarter Computing by IBM. February 14, 2012 - View this webcast to learn how to combat the server and application sprawl that is consuming your IT budget while driving efficient innovation. Discover an infrastructure approach that maximizes performance of existing assets while allowing for modernization and mainframe development.
Enterprise modernization: A Rational approach by IBM. November 10, 2011 - This paper presents a new, broad and all-encompassing multiplatform view of modernization in the context of applications, people and teams that will help you see where to begin, and where a comprehensive strategy might lead.
Enterprise Report Management: A Market Assessment by IBM. September 2008 - This white paper from AIIM International is based on findings from a recent survey conducted by AIIM on enterprise report management (ERM).
Enterprise Storage: Efficient, Virtualised, and Flash Optimised by IBM. May 31, 2013 - In this IDC white paper, you will learn how advanced software defined storage capabilities that are easy to deploy help deliver a robust enterprise-grade virtualization platform that is efficient, cost effective and optimized.
Enterprise Storage: Efficient, Virtualized and Flash Optimized by IBM. May 31, 2013 - Explore this white paper to discover simplified storage solutions for your flat or decreasing IT budget. Read on to learn about a three-pronged approach to optimizing storage for performance, capacity, and operational efficiency.
Enterprise Strategies to Improve Application Testing by IBM. April 2008 - This paper examines how proven test data management capabilities can help you deliver reliable applications and achieve maximum business value from you application investments.
Enterprise Strategies to Improve Application Testing: Optimized Test Environments Speed the Deployment of Reliable Applications by IBM. March 2008 - Princeton Softech Optim enables IT organizations to meet even the most complex application testing challenge by providing all the fundamental components of an effective test data management strategy.
Enterprise Systems: Optimized to deliver cloud, data, security by IBM. May 21, 2013 - This short video discusses why IBM Enterprise Systems are a key component of a Smarter Computing approach and how they are the ideal platform for cloud and analytics.
Enterprise Systems: The servers, storage and software at the core of an enterprise IT infrastructure by IBM. June 14, 2013 - This brief and helpful webcast takes a look at a private cloud solution that can help your organization meet the critical challenges of today's business and IT world by providing new levels of agility and efficiency while remaining secure and available.
Enterprise Virtual Machine Infrastructure on the IBM Cloud by IBM. August 12, 2011 - Rapidly access the IT resources you need and pay only when you need them with IBM SmartCloud Enterprise. In this white paper, you'll learn how the IBM experience and infrastructure are the foundation upon which we deliver the quality, reliability and security-rich features your enterprise requires.
Enterprise virtual machine infrastructure on the IBM Cloud:Enhance business agility, cost efficiency and security with cloud computing built for IT professionals by IBM. July 14, 2011 - IT Managers: Reduce costs with enterprise ready environments. Take advantage of easy and flexible onboarding for business-ready virtual servers. Rapidly improve project set up and shorten development times. Find out how.
ES: The servers, storage, and software at the core of an enterprise IT infrastructure by IBM. October 02, 2012 - This short video discusses the future for servers, storage and software at the core of enterprise IT infrastructures.
Escaping PCI purgatory by IBM. February 01, 2009 - IBM offers comprehensive solutions designed to take businesses through the entire PCI compliance process and continue to meet new requirements, supporting the next level of security. Read the white paper ‘Escaping PCI Purgatory’ to learn more.
ESG Lab Validation - IBM Storwize V7000 by IBM. March 24, 2011 - This ESG Lab report presents the results of a mixed workload performance benchmark test designed to assess the real world performance capabilities of an IBM Storwize V7000 storage system and IBM x3850 X5 servers in a VMware-enabled virtual server environment. Download now to find out the results.
ESG: Storage Virtualization Offerings from IBM by IBM. March 30, 2012 - With flat or declining budgets, all organizations have been asked to "do more with less," and while budgets are beginning to recover, the need for efficiency does not dissipate. Check out this ESG case study to explore test results of IBM'storage virtualizaton offerings.
Essential Enterprise Mobile Security Controls by IBM. January 04, 2013 - How will you defend your organization from the threats posed by mobile devices? This expert E-Guide will help you understand the tools and controls you should be implementing to maintain security and protect sensitive data.
Essential Guide to Solutions Architecture by IBM. November 13, 2013 - While the software architect and the enterprise architect are veterans of the software team, there's a new software title in town -- the solution architect. Access this expert e-guide to get a comprehensive look at the new role of the solutions architect, and get essential best practices unique to solutions architecture.
Establish a Strategic Advantage in Managing Change by IBM. August 17, 2010 - Join Sue Green, Market Manager for IBM Rational Systems at this webcast as she shows you a structured approach to seizing opportunity and managing change amid the fast pace world and complexity of smarter product development.
Establishing an Effective Application Strategy for your Mobile Enterprise by IBM. August 12, 2011 - The explosion of enterprise applications has made it possible for many employees to work anywhere, anytime. IT is pressed to deliver security-rich applications across platforms and devices. This white paper provides an overview to help you establish an effective mobile application strategy.
Evaluate: IBM Mashup Center by IBM. June 09, 2011 - IBM Mashup Center is an enterprise mashup platform enabling the rapid creation, sharing, and discovery of reusable application building blocks (widgets, feeds, mashups). Discover how these tools can use these components to easily assemble new applications or improve existing ones by downloading this free software trial.
Evaluate: IBM Rational AppScan by IBM. June 09, 2011 - With Web applications exposing more sensitive information to anyone with an Internet connection, new security threats are emerging all of the time. IBM Rational AppScan is a leading application security testing suite designed to help manage vulnerability testing throughout the software development life cycle.
Evaluate: IBM Rational Software Architect V8 by IBM. June 09, 2011 - Download the latest version of IBM Rational Software Architect V8 to experience the latest in design and modeling technologies, comprehensive support for emerging technologies around SOA and Java Enterprise Edition 5, and best of breed tools that integrate with IBM's product lifecycle management solutions.
Evaluate: IBM SmartCloud Provisioning by IBM. November 01, 2012 - Download this free trial of IBM's next-generation tool that combines infrastructure and platform capabilities to simplify virtualization and cloud infrastructure management.
Evaluate: Lotus Notes and Domino Administrator clients by IBM. June 09, 2011 - IBM Lotus Notes and Domino Administrator clients nurture communication and real-time connections to form the backbone of a simplified, security-rich, and real-time work environment designed to foster an increase in knowledge sharing, business insight and productivity.
Evaluate: WebSphere Application Server Community Edition by IBM. June 09, 2011 - WebSphere Application Server Community Edition is a pre-integrated, lightweight Java platform application server built on Apache Geronimo technology. Download now to experience how it harnesses the latest innovations from the open source community to deliver a readily accessible and flexible foundation for developing and deploying Java apps.
Evaluating cloud-based file transfer services by IBM. July 01, 2011 - If you are looking for smarter ways to approach file sharing in your commerce environment, you are probably thinking about outsourcing or moving to the cloud. This evaluation from IBM, supported by research from Vanson-Bourne, can help by showing you critical factors to consider.
Everything You Need to Know About Picking a Managed Services Provider by IBM. November 06, 2013 - This white paper breaks down the top 10 criteria you should look for when selecting a managed services provider.
Evolving SRM to Meet Enterprise IT’s Long-term Challenges by IBM. October 19, 2011 - This white paper details how a comprehensive storage management strategy can help you keep up with your constantly evolving data center.
Evolving SRM to Meet Enterprise; IT's Long-term Challenges by IBM. October 31, 2012 - In this white paper, you will gain insight on how storage resource management (SRM) application has been evolving over the years to address the challenges expressed by IBMs storage productivity center administrators who are tasked with managing growth, complexity, and storage environments in the most cost effective way possible.
EXA Corporation Creates a Secure and Resilient Private Cloud by IBM. June 30, 2012 - In this case study, see how one organization implemented a cloud solution that provides automation, security, and management tools to ensure their data on their hybrid cloud remained protected across multiple servers.
EXA Corporation creates a secure and resilient private cloud by IBM. June 07, 2012 - This white paper presents a case-study of an organization that utilized multiple solutions to create a secure and resilient hybrid private cloud.
Examining business resiliency management best practices: How to prepare today for future trends in business by IBM. June 17, 2010 - Today, organizations that aren’t able to respond to IT disruptions or rapid market changes can find themselves left behind. Read this paper and learn how to effectively manage people, process, and technology within a business resilience strategy.
Exceptional Customer Experience: The New Supply Chain Management Focus by IBM. August 13, 2013 - Take a look at this white paper to assess your own customer experience delivery capabilities using a Supply Chain Maturity Model. Follow a three-stage roadmap to transform your supply chain into one that enables the delivery of exceptional customer experiences in an operationally efficient and cost effective manner.
Exceptional Digital Experiences - Compelling, Empowering and Relevant by IBM. December 09, 2013 - What can you do to deliver a web experience that your customers want? Discover what makes engaging content and what makes other content less strong, and even undesirable.
Exceptional Experiences: The key to customer engagement by IBM. December 14, 2010 - Frustrated customers, lower satisfaction, declining loyalty and plummeting sales are potential consequences of a poor online experience. Looking ahead, both analysts and industry leaders agree that an exceptional experience will be the key to dazzling, acquiring and retaining customers.
Exclusive Report: Midrange Disk Evaluation and Test Results Revealed by IBM. August 31, 2012 - This report documents the results of ESG Lab hands-on testing of a powerful and easy-to-use innovative midrange disk system. It focuses on the enterprise-class features and functionality offered by the platform, including heterogeneous storage virtualization, thin provisioning, data mobility, and capacity-efficient point-in-time snapshots.
Executing a proof-of-concept tournament for data warehouse appliances by IBM. June 17, 2011 - This blog entry offers guidelines for comparing various data warehouse appliances. Get detailed advice on setting up an objective proof-of-concept tournament and discover key points to consider when deciding on a solution.
Executive Brief Digital Transformation: Creating New Business Models Where Digital Meets Physical by IBM. November 17, 2011 - As businesses embrace the digital revolution, they're rethinking what customers value most and creating operating models that take advantage of what’s newly possible for competitive differentiation. This report is designed to provide senior executives with analysis and insight on how fast and how far to go on the path to digital transformation.
Executive report: IBV Study: The upwardly mobile enterprise: Setting the strategic agenda by IBM. February 14, 2014 - This exclusive paper discusses what your organization can do to formulate a mobile strategy that encompasses the spectrum of mobile efforts, while also addressing and preparing for the common challenges of implementation.
Expanding the Value of IBM Rational Team Concert Software with IBM Business Partners-priority Asset by IBM. September 2008 - This white paper discusses challenges to adopting globalization, open environments, seamless collaboration, and agile techniques, and how Jazz technology, Rational Team Concert and IBM Business Partner Plug-ins can help drive software innovation.
Expert advice on dynamic case management best practices by IBM. May 25, 2011 - This mini-eBook describes exactly how dynamic case management (DCM) can benefit financial services firms and offers expert advice on both the best practices to apply and pitfalls to avoid in DCM adoption.
Expert Integrated Systems: A Next-Generation Computing Platform by IBM. April 30, 2012 - There is an important sea change happening in IT: the development of expert integrated systems. Access this white paper, which breaks down the business case for expert integrated systems. Inside, learn of the both the challenges and opportunities presented by this next-generation technology.
Expert Integrated Systems: A Next-Generation Computing Platform (IDC) by IBM. October 12, 2012 - Respected industry veterans at IDC, Matthew Eastwood and Steven D. Hendrick, explore the move toward converged system deployments. Gain insight into the business case for converged systems, 2 significant challenges to expert integrated systems, and the opportunities and benefits for your organization.
Expert Integrated Systems: Can you put expertise in a box? by IBM. March 18, 2013 - Can you package expertise? More and more IT executives are adopting a new approach that makes it easier, faster and less expensive to deploy infrastructure and applications by integrating hardware, software and field-tested "patterns of expertise" in the form of expert integrated systems. Find out more.
Expert Integrated Systems: Changing the Experience and Economics of IT by IBM. December 31, 2012 - Explore this in-depth, exclusive eBook to find out how expert integrated systems are helping IT get back on track as a business innovator, while achieving drastic savings.
Expert tips for BPM and event-driven processing by IBM. November 01, 2011 - In this e-guide, readers interested in implementing event-driven processing and business process management (BPM) will learn tips for proving ROI with BPM, best practices for implementing event processing, and process-oriented strategies to gain greater value from a BPM suite.
Expert tips for using text analytics to improve CRM by IBM. September 29, 2011 - In this expert e-guide you'll learn the key features of text analytics and how to use them to improve CRM.
Expert Tips to Address 3 Virtualization-Related Storage Issues by IBM. May 09, 2013 - This expert E-Guide provides insight into the processes and tools you can use to overcome virtualization-related storage challenges in the ar