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.
Gain A Business Advantage With Scale-Out Storage
You are probably well aware of the challenges facing data centers today. A full 17 percent of IT budgets are devoted to storage,1 and power and cooling costs represent as much as 40 percent of operational expenses. And that’s just today. Corporate data is expected to increase by 650 percent in just five years, from 2009 to 2015.
Intelligent Power Management Improves Rack Density
One of the greatest challenges for data center operators today is the increasing cost of power and cooling as a portion of the total cost of operation. Power and cooling costs indata centers have risen sharply over the past several years—as much as 400 percent in the span of a decade.1 In many data centers,
Vendor Round Table: Cloud Security
This guide is designed to help you better evaluate different cloud technology vendors and service providers based on a series of questions posed to three cloud infrastructure providers, three managed or hosted infrastructure providers, and three cloud technology providers. Their answers include: Descriptions of the security components of the current offerings, including solution architecture and
Using Steelhead Appliances And Stingray Aptimizer To Accelerate Microsoft SharePoint
Faster page load times for Microsoft SharePoint provides user with a more satisfactory experience. The combination of Riverbed WAN optimization and web content optimization solutions ultimately have the same end goal of improving user performance, the techniques employed serve different use cases. This white paper examines how each of these two
Case Study – Einstein Noah Restaurant Group
Einstein Noah Restaurant Group (ENRG) wanted to find ways for its retail locations to more effectively leverage its new SharePoint portal and its wide-area network (WAN) for general communications, training, and operational changes. Learn how with Riverbed WAN optimization they decreased their SharePoint document download time from 20 minutes to 16 seconds.
The Business Information Revolution: Best-Run Businesses Innovate Better With SAP
The recent wave of new business analytics tools, solutions, and capabilities marks a true revolution in BI. In this SAPinsider Special Report on Business Intelligence, SAP Executive Vice President Sanjay Poonen lends his insights on the market drivers for this BI revolution, and explains what it all means for SAP customers. The article also features
Blade Servers: Cost Effective, Change-Ready Solution
Blade servers significantly ease the management burden, via unified system management controls for groups of servers, storage and networking. According to IDC, companies that moved to HP BladeSystem spent 50 percent less money on hardware, and found that it reduced set-up and configuration time by 46 percent. Intel and the Intel logo are trademarks
Sales And Operations Planning (S&OP): Best Practices For Better Business Agility
Sales and operations planning (S&OP) remains an area of particular interest to manufacturers. It was the highest-prioritized application area in the IDC vertical markets’ IT survey. Read Simon Ellis’, practice director for supply chain strategies at IDC Manufacturing Insights, view on the topic.
Building A Clear And Socially Connected Enterprise: Next Step In Customer Relationships
To survive ongoing economic uncertainty, financial services firms must recognize that consumers have formed new social relationships with their banks, insurers, and each other through the Internet and other customer-facing channels. Read how your business can get a firm footing in this new world of relationships.
Solution Brief: SAP For Banking: Innovations To Help Banks Run Better
How did analysts at this banking group turn unprofitable client relationships into profitable ones? By building a modeling tool designed to pinpoint the most profitable offerings. See how Zions improved pricing competitiveness with help from SAP.