A Guide to Private Cloud Security
With private cloud, IT can achieve virtually all the key benefits of the public cloud—such as resource pooling, self-service provisioning and elastic scalability—while asserting greater control over security, protection and compliance. Download this e-book to learn more.
Construction Productivity Software Buyer’s Guide
How to Choose the Best Mobile Construction Apps for Your Company There are a lot of mobile construction apps. Which one is best for your business? This guide will help you identify the best mobile construction apps that will make the biggest impact on your business’s bottom line.
Construction Disconnected: Rethinking the Management of Project Data and Mobile Collaboration to Reduce Costs and Improve Schedules
Rethinking how project data and mobile collaboration can reduce costs and improve schedules PlanGrid partnered with FMI Corporation to survey construction leaders about how teams spend time and leverage technology investments. The results indicate that time spent on non-optimal activities such as fixing mistakes, looking for project data and managing conflict resolution accounts for $177.5
An Introduction to Lean Construction for Today’s Construction Professionals.
What it really means when construction teams decide to go Lean Today’s construction professionals are looking for ways to maximize value and efficiency and minimize waste, essentially doing more with less. In this introduction to Lean construction management principles, learn how applying them to a project and continuously assessing ways to eliminate waste and inefficiencies
Connected, Anywhere. 8 Field Focused Challenges in Heavy Civil Construction And How to Overcome Them
Weak technology in the field has historically limited improving how Heavy Civil and Infrastructure projects are approached. When field teams are unable to communicate and receive real-time feedback from engineers and designers, entire projects suffer. The ability to curtail costs and complete work within budget is key to managing the world’s growing infrastructure needs. In
Own Your Trade: The Subcontractor’s Guide to Taking Control of Project Collaboration
As a subcontractor, you need to provide high quality, experienced tradespeople and excellent service. But that’s only a small portion of what you do. Your job is to meet productivity demands, stay on schedule and stay on budget. While other professionals balance those same responsibilities in the air for their own business, you have to
How to Transition to a Paperless Construction Company
Rework due to poor document control costs the U.S. construction industry $4.2 billion a year. And an inconsistent record set is a primary cause of rework, which negatively impacts construction productivity and the bottom line. Imagine being able to update an entire team’s sheets in real-time without having to wait for a new set to
Construction Productivity 101: A Practical Guide to Increase Productivity in 7 Easy Steps
While many factors contribute to construction project cost overruns, the primary factor is low productivity. In fact, construction is one of the few industries that is less productive now than it was 60 years ago. Low construction productivity costs the U.S. global economy $1.6 trillion a year. As costs from inefficiencies continue to soar, the
Information Governance in a World of Increased Data Regulation
Having trust in your data is not just about removing risk and maintaining compliance. It can be a way to foster innovation and growth. Read this white paper to explore examples of how a robust information governance program helps you understand the value of the data in your enterprise and how to use it for
IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Object-Based Storage 2018 Vendor Assessment
When considering an object-based storage solution, IDC recommends that end users look for the following capabilities and business strategies: security, multicloud strategy initiatives, and performance. Read why IDC views Hitachi Vantara as a Leader in this IDC MarketScape for object-based storage.
Metadata: Meeting the Challenges of Unstructured Data Management
Ready for next-generation storage that delivers the power of metadata? A well-designed metadata environment gives you a whole new dimension for data management. It offers the flexibility to extend to a variety of cloud platforms based on the best combination of cost, performance, security and business needs. Understand the opportunities metadata offers to manage and