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The Business Value of Modernizing Infrastructure with Hyper-Converged Systems THE BUSINESS VALUE OF MODERNIZING INFRASTRUCTURE WITH HYPER-CONVERGED SYSTEMS

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Oct 05, 2018

Technology is quickly moving to the forefront of business priorities as organizations undertake digital and IT transformation projects that enable strategic diferentiation in a world where users leverage applications and data in new ways. Organizatio...

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Driving Sales Behavior With Non-Cash Rewards DRIVING SALES BEHAVIOR WITH NON-CASH REWARDS

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Oct 03, 2018

In the end, you need to be rewarding your sales reps with more than just money if you want to keep them motivated and if you want your sales compensation plan to deliver on its promises.

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Change the sales rep experience, improve the customer experience CHANGE THE SALES REP EXPERIENCE, IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

The first CRM launch truly changed the way sales were managed. We went from tracking customers on spreadsheets (and even in rolodexes) to tracking them and their attendant opportunities with software. It wasn’t long before reps started to feel ...

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Pipeline Management and Forecasting Are Key to Improving the Sales Experience PIPELINE MANAGEMENT AND FORECASTING ARE KEY TO IMPROVING THE SALES EXPERIENCE

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Oct 03, 2018

Let’s explore some of the current processes around pipeline management and forecasting and how they can be improved.

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Wi-Fi Roaming Guidelines WI-FI ROAMING GUIDELINES

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Sep 27, 2018

The main purpose of this document is to describe the Wi-Fi Access to the Evolved 3GPP Packet Switched domain also known as the Evolved Packet Core (EPC) as defined in the 3GPP specifications TS 23.402 and TS 24.302, e.g. for devices based on GSMA PRD...

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Security Strategies to Prepare for 5G & IoT SECURITY STRATEGIES TO PREPARE FOR 5G & IOT

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Sep 11, 2018

Communication service providers are undergoing a massive digital transformation. Increasing bandwidth usage per subscriber is powering a demand of new digital contents and application. This transformation is pacing the way for new era of mobile broad...

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Unlocking the Value of Broadband for Electric Cooperative ConsumerMembers UNLOCKING THE VALUE OF BROADBAND FOR ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE CONSUMERMEMBERS

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Sep 11, 2018

Millions of Electric Co-op Consumer-Members Lack Adequate Broadband Service  Approximately 6.3 million electric co-op households, totaling 13.4 million people, lack access to adequate, high-speed broadband service (25/3 Mbps).1 Electric co-op me...

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Why Your SD-WAN Will Fail WHY YOUR SD-WAN WILL FAIL

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Sep 10, 2018

During the mid 2000s, a breakthrough was made, with the application of Software-Defined Networking (SDN) principles, previously the preserve of the datacenter, to the Wide Area Network (WAN). The result was Software-Defined Wide Area Networking (SD-W...

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Your Gateway to the Internet of Value YOUR GATEWAY TO THE INTERNET OF VALUE

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Sep 08, 2018

Paymium (or any Paymium affiliate assignee of Paymium) is launching a new Cryptocurrency Exchange project, called “Blockchain.io” (BCIO), which gives rise to the issuance and sale of certain Tokens to Participants through a Token Sale gov...

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Five Network Security Challenges That Have IT Banging Their Head Against A Wall FIVE NETWORK SECURITY CHALLENGES THAT HAVE IT BANGING THEIR HEAD AGAINST A WALL

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Sep 07, 2018

We live in “interesting” times—an age of explosive growth when it comes to the numbers and types of devices that reside on enterprise networks. Managed devices with security agents on board, such as conventional PCs, laptops and cor...

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STATE OF THE EDGE 2018 STATE OF THE EDGE 2018

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Sep 06, 2018

Over the last couple of years, edge computing has emerged from relative obscurity to become one of the most talked about trends in internet infrastructure. Some critics believe that there is no need for edge computing, but I firmly believe it will be...

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Cross-Border Data Flows Realising benefits and removing barriers CROSS-BORDER DATA FLOWS REALISING BENEFITS AND REMOVING BARRIERS

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Sep 05, 2018

Today’s commerce relies on organisations’ ability to move data – including consumers’ personal data – across borders without restriction. The ability to do so generates positive outcomes not only for organisations, but f...

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5G: The chance to lead for a decade 5G: THE CHANCE TO LEAD FOR A DECADE

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Aug 29, 2018

The world’s economy is at another pivotal moment as artificial intelligence, the Internet of Things (IoT), and augmented reality are transitioning from buzz words to the basis for long-term national economic potential. The catalyst for this eco...

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Cloud-ready Data Protection with Dell EMC CLOUD-READY DATA PROTECTION WITH DELL EMC

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Aug 28, 2018

When it comes to effectively and efficiently protecting growing volumes of data, midsized organizations face unique challenges. That is because they live in a world of constraints that are both operational and budgetary in nature. Cloud disaster reco...

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Digital Accessibility Guidelines Building an Accessible Internet DIGITAL ACCESSIBILITY GUIDELINES BUILDING AN ACCESSIBLE INTERNET

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Aug 28, 2018

The United Nations estimates that one in six people live with disability – that is a total of 650 million women, men and children in the Asia-Pacific region. Persons with Disabilities (PWDs) often face barriers that restrict them from participa...

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Using and Managing VMware Cloud Assembly USING AND MANAGING VMWARE CLOUD ASSEMBLY

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Aug 27, 2018

You use VMware Cloud Assembly to connect to your public and private cloud providers so that you can deploy machines, applications, and services that you create to your those resources. You and your teams develop blueprints-as-code in an environment t...

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CLOUD & SECURITY SERVICES PORTFOLIO CLOUD & SECURITY SERVICES PORTFOLIO

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Aug 25, 2018

Organisations are rushing to embrace the possibilities of hybrid cloud, but a successful transition depends on having the right technology partner. We’ll do whatever it takes to ensure your digital transformation is seamless and successful. Tod...

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802.1x Network Access Control 802.1X NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL

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Aug 25, 2018

Economic globalization has been the catalyst for businesses to extend the reach of their mobile workforce. Growing requirements for enabling remote employee access to company resources mandates the use of a solution that authenticates and connects. T...

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Enterprise Security Fundamentals ENTERPRISE SECURITY FUNDAMENTALS

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Aug 24, 2018

In IT, there is an exception to every rule; even the most basic rule of IT, which states that the answer to every question is “it depends.” Security is no different, and because it touches on all aspects of IT from the physical out to the...

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Network Access Control NETWORK ACCESS CONTROL

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Aug 24, 2018

Explosive growth in devices and device types continues unabated. Many can’t be seen or managed by agent-based methods or traditional NAC tools, allowing unauthorized devices to access your network and probe for vulnerabilities. Take control wit...

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Vantage Tokens: transparency in giving VANTAGE TOKENS: TRANSPARENCY IN GIVING

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Aug 24, 2018

The Vantage Network is a Contribution Tracking Platform that enables donors to see exactly how the money they contribute to a fundraising campaign is spent, down to the transaction level. This level of visibility engenders donor confidence, building ...

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FUTURE NETWORKS PROGRAMME FUTURE NETWORKS PROGRAMME

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Aug 22, 2018

Across the world, mobile operators are investing almost US$200 billion a year in their networks. As they expand 4G connectivity and make decisions on 5G investment, operators are harnessing Internet-style technologies to provide compelling and innova...

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Migration from Silo Security to Secure Holistic Cloud Networking MIGRATION FROM SILO SECURITY TO SECURE HOLISTIC CLOUD NETWORKING

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Aug 22, 2018

Enterprises are rapidly transforming their critical network infrastructures to encompass private, public and hybrid cloud architectures. This complex mesh of diverse network topologies coupled with dense virtualization and artificial intelligence app...

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The State of Modern Applications & DevSecOps in the Cloud THE STATE OF MODERN APPLICATIONS & DEVSECOPS IN THE CLOUD

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Aug 22, 2018

Sumo Logic is a secure, cloud-native, machine data analytics service, delivering real-time, continuous intelligence across the entire application lifecycle and stack. More than 1,600 customers around the globe rely on Sumo Logic for the analytics and...

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Big Data at Cloud Scale BIG DATA AT CLOUD SCALE

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Aug 21, 2018

The growth of cloud computing and the emergence of big data systems have been two of most disruptive technology trends over the last few years. This deployment has changed the way technology organization operate and deliver values to their stakeholde...

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Protecting and Enabling the Cloud PROTECTING AND ENABLING THE CLOUD

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Aug 20, 2018

According to Gartner, 80% of cloud breaches through 2020 will be due to customer misconfiguration, mismanaged, credentials or insider theft. As cloud ecosystems evolve, and IT perimeters expand and become more complex, it’s increasingly critica...

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SaaS Security Basics : Three Fundamental Elements of SaaS Security SAAS SECURITY BASICS : THREE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF SAAS SECURITY

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Aug 19, 2018

However, making sense of the SaaS security landscape can be challenging. As they consider their options, organizations worldwide can ensure more effective implementations by including three essential elements in their overall SaaS security strategies...

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LSX Optical Distribution Frame LSX OPTICAL DISTRIBUTION FRAME

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Aug 18, 2018

Frame CommScope’s LSX solution is designed to fit a variety of termination, splice and storage applications. Each frame option is built to industry standards to ensure commonality with patch cord routing, slack storage and fiber protection. The...

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THE #1 CLOUD ERP THE #1 CLOUD ERP

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Aug 17, 2018

Successfully executing your enterprise cloud ERP strategy means turning to the world’s most proven, trusted and deployed cloud ERP solution— NetSuite. With more than 40,000 organizations and subsidiaries running NetSuite across more than ...

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The FireEye Approach to Effective Cloud Security THE FIREEYE APPROACH TO EFFECTIVE CLOUD SECURITY

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Aug 16, 2018

In many ways, the public cloud is more secure than a traditional data center. Asset management, inventory, audit logging, two-factor access controls, connectivity redundancy, and firewalls are built into the cloud provider platform. Servers are easie...

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Implementing Network Security for Kubernetes IMPLEMENTING NETWORK SECURITY FOR KUBERNETES

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Aug 15, 2018

Fast becoming the standard for deploying containerized workloads, Kubernetes also brings new requirements for networking and security teams. This is because applications, that are designed to run on Kubernetes, are usually architected as microservice...

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Risk in the Cloud: I want it all … and I want it now! RISK IN THE CLOUD: I WANT IT ALL … AND I WANT IT NOW!

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Aug 12, 2018

Cloud-based risk processing has become increasingly attractive for banks. The immediate appeal is not having to constantly add “on-premises” compute and storage, instead using on-demand infrastructure. Beyond “going faster for less,...

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Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) Support on Third-Party Clouds ORACLE REAL APPLICATION CLUSTERS (RAC) SUPPORT ON THIRD-PARTY CLOUDS

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Aug 12, 2018

One of the key characteristics of cloud deployments is simplification. Based on this premise, many of Oracle’s customers have moved or are considering moving into the cloud. The Oracle Cloud provides a rich choice of application suites as well ...

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Smart Cloud Gateway SMART CLOUD GATEWAY

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Aug 10, 2018

All-in-one Software solution for Effi cient Selection, Cost comparison and Auto distribution of Hybrid/MultiCloud services. Integrated with high performance Cloud networking and Security products. Use Cases Backup and Restore - Multi-Cloud Object Sto...

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SD-WAN & DPI: A POWERFUL COMBINATION FOR APPLICATION-DRIVEN NETWORKING SD-WAN & DPI: A POWERFUL COMBINATION FOR APPLICATION-DRIVEN NETWORKING

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Aug 10, 2018

The SD-WAN market is growing fast, but so is competition. SD-WAN vendors need to offer products with unique features and capabilities to stand out. Real-time application visibility powered by deep packet inspection (DPI) software can be the decisive ...

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Last Call for SATCOM Security LAST CALL FOR SATCOM SECURITY

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Aug 10, 2018

This research comprehensively details three real-world scenarios involving serious vulnerabilities that affect the aviation, maritime, and military industries. The vulnerabilities include backdoors, insecure protocols, and network misconfigurations. ...

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The Future of Data Infrastructure THE FUTURE OF DATA INFRASTRUCTURE

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Aug 09, 2018

Our data-centric world is evolving. Big data is getting bigger and faster. Fast data is getting faster and bigger. High-performance applications are increasing in diversity and being fueled by artificial intelligence, machine learning, autonomous veh...

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Netchange: Network Change Management NETCHANGE: NETWORK CHANGE MANAGEMENT

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Aug 09, 2018

Device configuration is a major network maintenance expenditure on every network. Even when done carefully and correctly, the time, effort and expense your company devotes to configuring devices are considerable. However, when people occasionally mak...

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Secure DNS Infrastructure in the Internet Environment SECURE DNS INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE INTERNET ENVIRONMENT

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Aug 09, 2018

External DNS servers deliver critical services to your company, such as internet visibility for your customers, partners and employees, as well as external access to network applications and other important services such as email. Because of the fund...

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Network Change Management NETWORK CHANGE MANAGEMENT

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Aug 08, 2018

Maintaining a network infrastructure is a tremendous challenge. Ensuring an accurate audit of the provisioned resources requires efficient processes and time, which many teams simply do not have due to their daily network configuration activities. Co...

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JUMPCLOUD DIRECTORY-AS-ASERVICE ® PLATFORM FOR PCI DSS JUMPCLOUD DIRECTORY-AS-ASERVICE ® PLATFORM FOR PCI DSS

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Aug 07, 2018

JumpCloud, Inc. (JumpCloud) engaged Coalfire, a respected Payment Card Industry (PCI) Payment Application – Qualified Security Assessor (PA-QSA) company, to conduct an independent technical assessment of their JumpCloud Directory-as-a-Service&r...

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Building the Internet of Value for the future. BUILDING THE INTERNET OF VALUE FOR THE FUTURE.

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Aug 07, 2018

Building the Internet of Value for the future. Seele is a blockchain 4.0 platform that aims to spearhead development in the Internet of Value era. We aim to solve the scalability, security, and efficiency problems found in current blockchain networks...

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Securing the Internet of Healthcare Things SECURING THE INTERNET OF HEALTHCARE THINGS

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Aug 06, 2018

The Internet of Things (IoT) is emerging as one of the most significant developments of our era. This growing network of physical devices, vehicles and other items with Internet connectivity can collect and exchange rich data. The IoT is transforming...

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An Introduction to Hyperledger AN INTRODUCTION TO HYPERLEDGER

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Aug 06, 2018

This paper provides a high-level overview of Hyperledger: Why it was created, how it is governed, and what it hopes to achieve. The core of this paper presents five compelling uses for enterprise blockchain in different industries. It also describes ...

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Mastering data management for the digital economy MASTERING DATA MANAGEMENT FOR THE DIGITAL ECONOMY

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Aug 05, 2018

The digital economy brings with it a new data landscape with mounting challenges due to the sheer volume and veracity of the data coming down the track. By 2020, there will be an estimated 1.5 billion IoT devices driven by cellular connectivity. What...

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The SD-WAN implementation handbook THE SD-WAN IMPLEMENTATION HANDBOOK

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Aug 05, 2018

Moving to SD-WAN makes plenty of sense, solving a lot of technical headaches and enabling greater  business agility. It’ll help you do all kinds of things it’s difficult to do today • Support an agile, innovative, always-on work...

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Migrating & Managing Investment Technology in the Cloud MIGRATING & MANAGING INVESTMENT TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLOUD

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Aug 02, 2018

GROWING REGULATORY BURDENS, SHRINKING PROFIT MARGINS, AND RAPIDLY CHANGING MARKETS are forcing buy-side firms to rethink their technology solutions and deployment options. Partially in response to these challenges, firms are increasingly migrating th...

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Edge to Core to Cloud Architecture for AI EDGE TO CORE TO CLOUD ARCHITECTURE FOR AI

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Aug 02, 2018

As organizations embrace AI-powered innovations and deploy deep learning applications, it is crucial to design a robust infrastructure that takes advantage of the compelling features of both on-premises and cloud deployment options. You must consider...

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NetApp ONTAP AI, Powered by NVIDIA NETAPP ONTAP AI, POWERED BY NVIDIA

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Aug 01, 2018

This document contains validation information for the architecture that is described in the technical white paper WP-7267: Scalable AI Infrastructure. The design from that white paper was implemented by using the NetApp® AFF A800, an all-flash FA...

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Cybersecurity for Energy Delivery Systems CYBERSECURITY FOR ENERGY DELIVERY SYSTEMS

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Jul 31, 2018

The cybersecurity of the Nation’s energy sector is a shared vital interest of sector owners, operators, and the Federal government. The Department of Energy (Department or DOE), as the Sector-Specific Agency for energy, recognizes the unique se...

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The best cloud native storage for containerized applications THE BEST CLOUD NATIVE STORAGE FOR CONTAINERIZED APPLICATIONS

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Jul 31, 2018

PX-Enterprise is the cloud native storage solution of choice for databases, big and fast data workloads, and machine learning applications running in containers. Trusted across the Global Fortune 1000, PX-Enterprise provides: block, file, and object ...

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CalAmp Telematics Cloud CALAMP TELEMATICS CLOUD

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Jul 29, 2018

The CalAmp Telematics Cloud platform is comprised of a comprehensive set of services that include device communications and data delivery, data storage, data analytics, device and wireless network management, subscription management, billing services...

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Sis-hub- Security intelligent system SIS-HUB- SECURITY INTELLIGENT SYSTEM

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Jul 28, 2018

In just three recent years, the number of internet users increased by about 40% while 90% of the data on the internet has been created since 2016. Given even more data moving online with the Internet of Things, the amount of information on the Intern...

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The Idealized Internet vs. Internet Realities THE IDEALIZED INTERNET VS. INTERNET REALITIES

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Jul 25, 2018

Liberal-democratic nation-states make frequent and explicit reference to five key elements of the global internet in their policy documents and cyber strategies: free, open, interoperable, secure, and resilient, or some combination of those elements....

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Incentive Compensation Management: Build Versus Buy INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT: BUILD VERSUS BUY

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Jul 23, 2018

Custom ICM solutions are built for you, not auditors, so they typically don’t offer visibility into actions performed over time. Auditors may lack confidence in your homegrown system, especially if they find errors or omissions. In fact, audit ...

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The Three “S’s” of a Great Incentive Compensation Management System THE THREE “S’S” OF A GREAT INCENTIVE COMPENSATION MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

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Jul 23, 2018

It all ties together. You want your sales reps to behave a certain way and close a certain amount of deals in specific verticals that match your company’s 3- and/or 5-year vision, but the systems you currently have in place to drive this behavi...

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Why Enterprise CPQ Implementations Fail WHY ENTERPRISE CPQ IMPLEMENTATIONS FAIL

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Jul 23, 2018

You’ve reached a certain point in the evolution of your company and you know it’s time to invest in a CPQ system. But buyer beware: There’s a certain misconception around CPQ systems as being plug-in devices or turnkey-ready overlay...

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Moving Away from Spreadsheets: How to Know When It’s Time MOVING AWAY FROM SPREADSHEETS: HOW TO KNOW WHEN IT’S TIME

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Jul 23, 2018

The spreadsheet conundrum... Joe Smith, sales director for Great Start-Up Number 5 Billion and Thirty-One, puts on a blindfold and reaches out blindly for something, ANYTHING, to help him organize his team’s deals and commissions. He’s ho...

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SMART SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES SMART SOLUTIONS FOR SUSTAINABLE CITIES

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Jul 23, 2018

“The 19th century was a century of empires. The 20th century was a century of states. The 21st century will be a century of cities.” This quote by Wellington E. Webb, former mayor of the City of Denver, seems plausible when you look at th...

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IoT and Predictive Maintenance IOT AND PREDICTIVE MAINTENANCE

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Jul 18, 2018

This White Paper aims to discuss whether we can connect the Internet of things (IoT) with Machine Learning and Predictive Analysis and how. This would allow us to perform Predictive Maintenance and use it to improve the way we handle our infrastructu...

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HPE SYNERGY COMPOSABLE INFRASTRUCTURE THE SOLUTION FOR RADICALLY SIMPLE IT HPE SYNERGY COMPOSABLE INFRASTRUCTURE THE SOLUTION FOR RADICALLY SIMPLE IT

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Jul 15, 2018

There’s an ever-widening gap between what businesses demand and what IT can actually deliver. That gap is the direct result of the Idea Economy—where businesses aim to generate value by rapidly bringing new ideas to life. Technology is th...

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Lunera Smart Lamps: Our Approach to Security LUNERA SMART LAMPS: OUR APPROACH TO SECURITY

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Jul 12, 2018

Whenever the topic of the Internet of Things comes up, the concern of security quickly follows. As it absolutely should. Security is at the forefront of every decision we make. Lunera takes the security of our cloud, our customers, and our lamps and ...

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The Platform for Identity & Audit of AI Systems THE PLATFORM FOR IDENTITY & AUDIT OF AI SYSTEMS

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Jul 10, 2018

The purpose of this white paper is to present the BotChain project to potential token holders in connection with the proposed project launch. The information set forth may not be exhaustive and does not imply any elements of a contractual relationshi...

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REVOLUTIONIZING STREAMING TV FOR TECHIES, TREKKIES, GEEKS, AND GAMERS REVOLUTIONIZING STREAMING TV FOR TECHIES, TREKKIES, GEEKS, AND GAMERS

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Jul 10, 2018

The purpose of this White Paper is to present the Atomic Network project to potential token holders in connection with the proposed Token Launch. The information set forth below may not be exhaustive nor does it imply any elements of a contractual re...

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NET EQ : Establishing Network Equipment Security NET EQ : ESTABLISHING NETWORK EQUIPMENT SECURITY

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Jul 10, 2018

Firewalls and gateway routers are already important components of any organization’s network security strategy. But network architects can often overlook the fact that the networking equipment itself can be attacked. Ensuring these devices are ...

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The State of Wireless THE STATE OF WIRELESS

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Jul 10, 2018

Welcome to CTIA’s 2018 State of Wireless report, a comprehensive look at the key facts and figures that tell the story of America’s wireless industry. It’s a remarkable story—one of American ingenuity, innovation, and investme...

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A BLOCKCHAIN-BASED MARKETPLACE FOR COMPUTER AND INTERNET NETWORK HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND SERVICES A BLOCKCHAIN-BASED MARKETPLACE FOR COMPUTER AND INTERNET NETWORK HARDWARE, SOFTWARE AND SERVICES

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Jul 04, 2018

The Internet is the global communication platform that enables all humans to connect, share and transact freely across the world. In the simplest of terms, the Internet is the ‘thing’ that connects us to everything and everybody, everywhe...

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Is it time to look into multi-cloud storage? IS IT TIME TO LOOK INTO MULTI-CLOUD STORAGE?

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Jul 03, 2018

In a recent survey, 81% of 997 respondents said they’re using multiple clouds for storage. These environments can provide flexibility and help avoid vendor lock-in, but they can also be complex and expensive to maintain. How do you know if mult...

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INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT) TECHNOLOGY, ECONOMIC VIEW AND TECHNICAL STANDARDIZATION INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) TECHNOLOGY, ECONOMIC VIEW AND TECHNICAL STANDARDIZATION

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Jul 01, 2018

The role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) is significantly increasing in our everyday lives and it has a predominant influence on the development of the economy and information society. The positive impact across various economic s...

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Kubernetes: The Future of Infrastructure KUBERNETES: THE FUTURE OF INFRASTRUCTURE

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Jul 01, 2018

The world of IT infrastructure has evolved dramatically since the days of relying solely on bare metal hardware to support application development. In the early 2000s, a company called VMWare broke the mold, giving rise to virtualization — usin...

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The evolution of hybrid cloud management THE EVOLUTION OF HYBRID CLOUD MANAGEMENT

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Jun 29, 2018

As cloud has moved from the leading edge to the mainstream, the requirements for cloud management have evolved. Enterprises need an agile framework that will allow them to integrate multiple cloud environments seamlessly and update them quickly as bu...

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Cloudera Enterprise Data Hub Reference Architecture for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Deployments CLOUDERA ENTERPRISE DATA HUB REFERENCE ARCHITECTURE FOR ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE DEPLOYMENTS

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Jun 27, 2018

This white paper details best practices for running Enterprise Data Hub on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. Although individual use cases and requirements might vary and demand different approaches, the practices set forth in this paper represent the ide...

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A WORLD WITHOUT BORDERS A WORLD WITHOUT BORDERS

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Jun 27, 2018

2.5 Billion of us carry smartphones. We all have to pay that monthly bill. Yet, on a daily basis, 76% of us find ourselves in a position where we cannot get online or where we cannot get online unless we pay again! Now consider this - 80% of us do no...

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Rising To The Challenges of Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare RISING TO THE CHALLENGES OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN HEALTHCARE

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Jun 26, 2018

Artificial intelligence (AI) is poised to revolutionize the way healthcare providers and patients interact with data. From enhancing radiology, pathology, and clinical decision support (CDS) to creating administrative efficiencies across the care con...

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Best Practices for Network Neutrality BEST PRACTICES FOR NETWORK NEUTRALITY

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Jun 25, 2018

Massive investments in Internet infrastructure by communications service providers (CSPs) have enabled consumer Internet traffic to grow at 40% per year in mature markets, and at even higher rates in developing markets. Yet, despite these efforts, ca...

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Cloud Identity For Dummies CLOUD IDENTITY FOR DUMMIES

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Jun 22, 2018

Secure access into applications and identity management is a complex and important topic. Many organizations struggle to keep up with IAM and seek a better solution. Deploying IAM as a cloud-based IDaaS solution solves the challenges of organizations...

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Why IT needs oversight if digital investment is to succeed WHY IT NEEDS OVERSIGHT IF DIGITAL INVESTMENT IS TO SUCCEED

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Jun 20, 2018

Every CEO working today pays lip service to digital – but how many really get it, and how many are creating the conditions for their organisation to succeed with its digital transformation?The people perhaps best positioned to understand the tr...

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ARUBA SD-BRANCH OVERVIEW ARUBA SD-BRANCH OVERVIEW

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Jun 19, 2018

Branch networks are changing rapidly. The most pressing challenges of today include an increasing number of mobile and IoT devices, growing bandwidth requirements of the business, and modern users who expect connectivity for work and personal use&mda...

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A decentralized peer-to-peer network for the transfer of data A DECENTRALIZED PEER-TO-PEER NETWORK FOR THE TRANSFER OF DATA

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Jun 18, 2018

Dove network is taking on the biggest problem of internet of age. Our blockchain powered application create a universal platform that allows people and smart device to seamlessly buy, sell, donate and monetize unused data capacity interact with each ...

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Move, manage, and run Applications in the cloud MOVE, MANAGE, AND RUN APPLICATIONS IN THE CLOUD

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Jun 12, 2018

The pace of business is skyrocketing. Data ingestion rates are growing exponentially. Expanding your footprint in third-party data centers and increased CAPEX for additional hardware and staffing are time-consuming and expensive. Moving your SAP appl...

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Make the most out of available cloud offerings with CloudPerfect Tools MAKE THE MOST OUT OF AVAILABLE CLOUD OFFERINGS WITH CLOUDPERFECT TOOLS

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Jun 12, 2018

The cloud market includes a vast number of cloud providers, ranging from the big players, such as
Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud or Microsoft Azure, to smaller cloud providers or combination
of private server clusters, along with a l...

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Why Your AWS Cloud Environments Need Advanced Security WHY YOUR AWS CLOUD ENVIRONMENTS NEED ADVANCED SECURITY

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Jun 07, 2018

Organizations are turning to Amazon Web Services (AWS) in vast numbers to extend internal data centers and take advantage of the elasticity of the cloud. While AWS secures the infrastructure, AWS end-users are responsible for protecting everything re...

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Flexible Network-Based, Enterprise-Class Software-Defined
Solutions for Hybrid Public/Private Network Connectivity FLEXIBLE NETWORK-BASED, ENTERPRISE-CLASS SOFTWARE-DEFINED SOLUTIONS FOR HYBRID PUBLIC/PRIVATE NETWORK CONNECTIVITY

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Jun 06, 2018

Today's enterprise WAN networking environment is characterized by global coverage; an end-to-end software-defined, application-aware environment; and increasing use of on-demand applications. This environment is flexible enough to support an almo...

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2018 PATH NETWORK WHITEPAPER 2018 PATH NETWORK WHITEPAPER

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Jun 05, 2018

The 21st century has seen a revolution in the scope of the internet. A technology designed for the use of thousands now supports billions, and with it the scale and scope of network infrastructure has changed to deliver the growing demand for informa...

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"SMART CITIES: DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR A MORE LIVABLE FUTURE
" "SMART CITIES: DIGITAL SOLUTIONS FOR A MORE LIVABLE FUTURE "

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Jun 01, 2018

Since its founding in 1990, the McKinsey Global Institute (MGI) has sought to develop a deeper understanding of the evolving global economy. As the business and economics research arm of McKinsey & Company, MGI aims to provide leaders in the comm...

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SECURITY AND PRIVACY IN DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES IoT SENSING SOLUTION SECURITY AND PRIVACY IN DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES IOT SENSING SOLUTION

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May 31, 2018

Disruptive Technologies has prioritized security and privacy throughout every part of the design and development process for our sensing solution, including chip design, sensor design, radio protocol design, cloud services and APIs. Every layer of th...

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Accelerating the Deployment of Telecom Edge Services Through the Open Source Akraino Edge Stack ACCELERATING THE DEPLOYMENT OF TELECOM EDGE SERVICES THROUGH THE OPEN SOURCE AKRAINO EDGE STACK

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May 28, 2018

By contributing proven technology from the Wind River® Titanium Cloud™ critical infrastructure platform to the recently launched Akraino Edge Stack project, Wind River is helping the community to accelerate the release of an open source pla...

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Industrial Products Intelligent Connections INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS INTELLIGENT CONNECTIONS

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May 28, 2018

IBM Institute for Business Value (IBV), in cooperation with Oxford Economics, interviewed 3,158 CxOs from 89 countries and 20 industries worldwide. Information was collected through a combination of live phone interviews and face-to-face meetings con...

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Qilimanjaro Next-Generation Computing QILIMANJARO NEXT-GENERATION COMPUTING

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May 28, 2018

Quantum computation is no longer a far-off dream. The impressive achievements in the field have in recent years transformed an academic pursuit into an imminent commercial reality where classical computers will be outperformed on selected but extreme...

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Managing Oracle Database Encryption Keys in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure with Oracle Key Vault MANAGING ORACLE DATABASE ENCRYPTION KEYS IN ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE WITH ORACLE KEY VAULT

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May 25, 2018

Oracle Database implements encryption of data at rest by using Transparent Data Encryption (TDE), which is available as part of Oracle Advanced Security. TDE transparently encrypts the database to higher-level applications that use the data, and the ...

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Debunking Hybrid Cloud Misconceptions DEBUNKING HYBRID CLOUD MISCONCEPTIONS

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May 24, 2018

The hybrid cloud is defined as a computing infrastructure that spans one or more public and private clouds. Within the hybrid cloud model, private cloud services may be hosted either on- or off-premises, in a dedicated section of a cloud service prov...

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Wireless Infrastructure as the Foundation of Smart Cities and Communities WIRELESS INFRASTRUCTURE AS THE FOUNDATION OF SMART CITIES AND COMMUNITIES

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May 22, 2018

More than 80 percent of North Americans live in urban areas and are increasingly concentrating in mid sized and large cities. This trend is expected to continue as economic forces, industry drivers and other factors drive people toward urban areas.1 ...

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BROKEN AND DISCONNECTED: A NEW APPROACH TO SECURITY CONNECTIONS IS NEEDED BROKEN AND DISCONNECTED: A NEW APPROACH TO SECURITY CONNECTIONS IS NEEDED

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May 20, 2018

Digital transformation (DX) has brought new business capabilities to enterprises while simultaneously exposing new security risks. Network defenses that use a patchwork of disaggregated multivendor products are no longer effective within distributed ...

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5G Security Innovation with Cisco 5G SECURITY INNOVATION WITH CISCO

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May 17, 2018

5G touches almost every aspect of the way we live our lives. It’s not just about faster, bigger or better, it’s about utilizing 5G as an enabler to a series of services that we all will consume in every aspect of our lives. The time is NO...

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Securing a Compliant Path Through the Healthcare Cloud SECURING A COMPLIANT PATH THROUGH THE HEALTHCARE CLOUD

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May 16, 2018

Healthcare organizations and health IT developers are looking to new and emerging technology to improve clinical decision-making, care delivery while working to lower costs for healthcare. Supporting innovation in care delivery while maintaining comp...

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure: Cost-effectively Simplifying IT to Improve Business Agility at Scale HYPERCONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE: COST-EFFECTIVELY SIMPLIFYING IT TO IMPROVE BUSINESS AGILITY AT SCALE

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May 15, 2018

Digital transformation is on the minds and white boards of CTOs across industries. And why not? To remain competitive in today’s market, organizations are turning to IT to eliminate inefficiencies, improve agility, and reduce risk by eliminatin...

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ARUBA FOR RETAIL: Create a Next Generation Digital Store Experience ARUBA FOR RETAIL: CREATE A NEXT GENERATION DIGITAL STORE EXPERIENCE

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May 15, 2018

Despite offering unique advantages, retailers with brick-and-mortar locations are under pressure to maintain and increase profitability while keeping payroll costs contained. While online competition steadily strengthens, retailers face a number of s...

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Thread in Commercial White Paper THREAD IN COMMERCIAL WHITE PAPER

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May 12, 2018

The Thread Group, an industry consortium that drives network standardization for connected homes, is poised to extend its networking specification into the commercial building sector. This white paper explains why Thread is the natural choice for con...

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Hybrid Networking HYBRID NETWORKING

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May 12, 2018

Hybrid Network solutions from Windstream Enterprise provide an affordable way to increase bandwidth and improve diversity for enterprises with unique and evolving needs across locations and computing environments. Leverage multiple network technologi...

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Up Your Game by Upgrading Your Storage UP YOUR GAME BY UPGRADING YOUR STORAGE

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May 12, 2018

Today, technology impacts every facet of the media and entertainment business, especially in creative, production, and distribution departments. Media organizations that embrace technological advances in computing infrastructures—including the ...

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DevSecOps Realities and Opportunities DEVSECOPS REALITIES AND OPPORTUNITIES

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May 11, 2018

While many organizations are still in the early days of tearing down organizational silos to build DevOps teams and implementing continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) workflows, the benefits of streamlined, collaborative development ...

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A Complete Guide to Choosing the Right IOT Platform A COMPLETE GUIDE TO CHOOSING THE RIGHT IOT PLATFORM

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May 10, 2018

In the recent years Internet of Things has reached its peak in hype cycle where many business and enterprises have started to invest in IOT products and solutions. As the name suggest Internet of things is the bridge for connecting the Physical Thing...

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On the Radar: Pulse Secure delivers secure access solutions ON THE RADAR: PULSE SECURE DELIVERS SECURE ACCESS SOLUTIONS

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May 04, 2018

Pulse Secure is an information security specialist focused on "secure access" for people, devices, things, and services. Since being spun out of Juniper in 2014, the company has made considerable investments innovating on its product lines,...

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The Fundamentals of Hyperconverged Infrastructure THE FUNDAMENTALS OF HYPERCONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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May 01, 2018

Consumer technology is constantly changing, and the same goes for the technology used in data centers around the world. Just as consumers are now able to buy a single smartphone device to do just about anything they can dream up, IT buyers can now ac...

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Quant Overledger QUANT OVERLEDGER

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Apr 30, 2018

Overledger is the blockchain Operating System (OS) for the future. It empowers applications to function across multiple blockchains. Overledger securely removes the barriers that prohibit communication across multiple blockchains, providing endless p...

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Medical Devices and Cybersecurity MEDICAL DEVICES AND CYBERSECURITY

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Apr 27, 2018

The integration of advanced information technologies in medical devices has transformed the healthcare industry, resulting in dramatic improvements in the efficiency and effectiveness of healthcare and related services. But this integration has foste...

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Measuring the ROI of Riverbed SD-WAN MEASURING THE ROI OF RIVERBED SD-WAN

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Apr 26, 2018

This paper reviews the benefits of transitioning from a legacy wide-area network (WAN) to a next-generation WAN with Riverbed’s software-defined WAN (SD-WAN) solution. It calculates the potential return on investment (ROI) from deploying Riverb...

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Overview of Amazon Web Services OVERVIEW OF AMAZON WEB SERVICES

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Apr 25, 2018

The AWS Cloud provides a broad set of infrastructure services, such as computing power, storage options, networking and databases that are delivered as a utility: on-demand, available in seconds, with pay-as-you-go pricing. From data warehousing to d...

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Blockchain-Based Decentralized Cloud Computing BLOCKCHAIN-BASED DECENTRALIZED CLOUD COMPUTING

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Apr 24, 2018

iExec aims at providing decentralized applications running on the blockchain a scalable, secure and easy access to the services, data-sets and computing resources they need. This technology relies on Ethereum smart contracts and allows the building o...

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CHECK POINT SECURE CLOUD BLUEPRINT CHECK POINT SECURE CLOUD BLUEPRINT

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Apr 20, 2018

Cloud computing has been widely adopted globally and is expected to grow even further in coming years. Business agility is undoubtedly the main benefit and key driver behind enterprise cloud adoption because IT resources can be acquired and deployed ...

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SECURING CONVERGING OT NETWORKS SECURING CONVERGING OT NETWORKS

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Apr 19, 2018

We’ve been hearing a lot about digital transformation and its impact on businesses, individuals, and society. It’s a perfect storm of dramatic advances in technology, shifting expectations from workers and consumers, and the nearly univer...

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Technical Preparation Needed for 5G Infrastructure Deployments TECHNICAL PREPARATION NEEDED FOR 5G INFRASTRUCTURE DEPLOYMENTS

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Apr 18, 2018

The introduction of fifth-generation (5G) mobile broadband technology is set to change how people and machines communicate and even how industries do business. 5G network deployments are expected to provide significant economic and efficiency gains i...

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Strategically Achieving Multicloud Success STRATEGICALLY ACHIEVING MULTICLOUD SUCCESS

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Apr 16, 2018

How successful businesses operate is constantly evolving, and the time has come for organizations to embrace the multicloud environment. We are all familiar with the hybrid cloud, but what is multicloud? By definition, a multicloud strategy is the pr...

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Optimize Infrastructure and Application Security with Alibaba Cloud Solutions OPTIMIZE INFRASTRUCTURE AND APPLICATION SECURITY WITH ALIBABA CLOUD SOLUTIONS

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Apr 15, 2018

The constantly transforming technological landscape has made our lives better, with digitization, mobility, and the Internet of Things (IoT) currently at the forefront. Using multiple devices is the new normal, and it is now almost unthinkable to liv...

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Global race to 5G – Spectrum and infrastructure plans and priorities GLOBAL RACE TO 5G – SPECTRUM AND INFRASTRUCTURE PLANS AND PRIORITIES

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Apr 12, 2018

This is the final report of study conducted by Analysys Mason of behalf of CTIA, comparing %G spectrum and infrastructure policies proposed in market worldwide to advance  5G technology  and facilitate we successful  network deployment...

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THE FUTURE OF PORTABILITY IN NETWORK MONITORING AND PACKET CAPTURE THE FUTURE OF PORTABILITY IN NETWORK MONITORING AND PACKET CAPTURE

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Apr 12, 2018

This super connected world with its increasingly complex IT environment offers dozens of great possibilities for a business to grow and innovate. But all of these came with a price, if you look at the security vulnerabilitiesthe latest wave of ransom...

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Solution Architectures for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) SOLUTION ARCHITECTURES FOR THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

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Apr 10, 2018

GDPR is a set of data privacy rules that apply broadly to both companies in the European Union (EU) and the usage of data pertaining to EU residents. The GDPR takes full effect on 25th May 2018 across the EU. The official regulation includes several ...

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ARUBA SECURITY SOLUTIONS FOR GDPR ARUBA SECURITY SOLUTIONS FOR GDPR

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Apr 10, 2018

No matter what the objective or task, organizations operate best with a well-tuned mix of people, process and technology, and this is especially true when implementing cyber security protection. Cyberattacks have become more targeted, more organized ...

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Intent-Based Networking and Extending the Enterprise INTENT-BASED NETWORKING AND EXTENDING THE ENTERPRISE

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Apr 05, 2018

Cisco’s revolutionary Software-Defined Access (SDAccess) solution provides policy-based automation from the edge to the cloud. Secure segmentation for users and things is enabled through a network fabric, drastically simplifying and scaling ope...

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Managing Risk to Your Network Infrastructure: A Matter of Trust MANAGING RISK TO YOUR NETWORK INFRASTRUCTURE: A MATTER OF TRUST

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Apr 05, 2018

Cyber attacks targeting the network infrastructure have become increasingly sophisticated and damaging. Today’s evolving threat landscape requires business leaders to approach security differently. In addition to deploying multilayered security...

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Implementing High Availabilityfor Oracle’sJD Edwards EnterpriseOne Using IBM i IMPLEMENTING HIGH AVAILABILITYFOR ORACLE’SJD EDWARDS ENTERPRISEONE USING IBM I

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Apr 04, 2018

This document is intended for IBM i technical professionals interested in implementing a PowerHA® environment for the JD Edwards EnterpriseOne applications. It describes the process used to configure a PowerHA environment on external disk storage...

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INTchain Project White Paper INTCHAIN PROJECT WHITE PAPER

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Apr 04, 2018

INT will build a framework for machines and devices, and create a token, which will be used to facilitate the resource exchange between nodes and heterogeneous links (different nodes may create independent internal links). For example, a node may mak...

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Network Sharing and 5G in Europe: The Potential Benefits of Using SDN or NFV NETWORK SHARING AND 5G IN EUROPE: THE POTENTIAL BENEFITS OF USING SDN OR NFV

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Apr 04, 2018

SDN and NFV provide new ways of achieving flexibility in network implementation. We explore the application of SDN/NFV technology to several promising use cases: (1) virtual unbundling in a VDSL vectoring environment; (2) as a complement to 5G's ...

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Deploying Microsoft SQL Server Always On Availability Group DEPLOYING MICROSOFT SQL SERVER ALWAYS ON AVAILABILITY GROUP

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Mar 31, 2018

This white paper is intended for customers who are interested in deploying Microsoft SQL Server Always On availability groups in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure to meet enterprise-class database service availability and security requirements.

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ENCRYPTION IS NOW A TROJAN HORSE: IGNORE IT AT YOUR PERIL ENCRYPTION IS NOW A TROJAN HORSE: IGNORE IT AT YOUR PERIL

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Mar 30, 2018

The game of leapfrog between hackers and data security professionals continues. No sooner do organizations start to feel secure with the latest encryption standards than cyber criminals find ways to violate that security. Black hats are infiltrating ...

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RACKSPACE PRIVATE CLOUD DESIGNED TO SUPPORT YOUR ENTERPRISE PRODUCTION WORKLOADS RACKSPACE PRIVATE CLOUD DESIGNED TO SUPPORT YOUR ENTERPRISE PRODUCTION WORKLOADS

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Mar 29, 2018

Many companies want to take advantage of public cloud features, but aren’t willing to compromise on the performance, security and control that they require for their business applications and data. Public clouds have the potential to introduce ...

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INTEGRATING CYBERSECURITY AND CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE INTEGRATING CYBERSECURITY AND CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE

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Mar 29, 2018

Discussions of the cyber-threats to critical infrastructure have become more frequent in the wake of the cyberattacks against Ukraine’s power grid in 2015. While there seems to be a general consensus that cyberattacks resulting in damage to cri...

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The Path to Hyperconverged Infrastructure THE PATH TO HYPERCONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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Mar 28, 2018

The enterprise datacenter has gone through waves of disruption and transformation over the past three decades. Up to the early 2000s, entire ecosystems of server and storage infrastructure, software, applications, and tools were built around propriet...

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MX Sizing Guide MX SIZING GUIDE

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Mar 22, 2018

Cisco Meraki MX Security Appliances are Unified Threat Management (UTM) products. UTM products offer multiple security features in a simple-to-deploy, consolidated form factor. Given the number of security features that can be deployed in any given M...

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IBM WebSphere Liberty Java Batch z/OS Security IBM WEBSPHERE LIBERTY JAVA BATCH Z/OS SECURITY

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Mar 19, 2018

The "Access and Authority" security box relates to what users are allowed to submit jobs, view jobs that have been submitted, or purge old jobs. The "Infrastructure" security box relates to things such as SSL (network encryption) ...

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Top SD-WAN Vendors of 2018 TOP SD-WAN VENDORS OF 2018

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Mar 18, 2018

Researching SD-WAN vendors can take time that many IT managers facing network issues now don’t have. To make it easier for you, our experts at CTC Technologies, Inc. combed through the industry’s key players to find the top WAN optimizati...

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THE FUTURE OF INFRASTRUCTURE THE FUTURE OF INFRASTRUCTURE

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Mar 17, 2018

Welcome to this first global research report from AECOM. As a company focused on building a better world, we are passionate about our work in advancing infrastructure that improves quality of life and prepares us to meet the challenges ahead. Increas...

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INTEGRATING WI-FI AND CELLULAR NETWORKS INTEGRATING WI-FI AND CELLULAR NETWORKS

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Mar 15, 2018

Wi-Fi is ubiquitous today. The pervasiveness, performance and economics of Wi-Fi has crossed the tipping point, and we are now in a world where always-on Wi-Fi is expected. A day in the life of a consumer consists of roaming from Wi-Fi network to Wi-...

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IT Modernization: critical to digital transformation IT MODERNIZATION: CRITICAL TO DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

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Mar 15, 2018

Information technology must be modernized to address the emerging needs of the digital business. This study reveals that senior IT decision makers see huge benefit in modernizing their IT systems and approaches, both in terms of growing revenue and r...

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Why You Should Learn about Databases in the Cloud WHY YOU SHOULD LEARN ABOUT DATABASES IN THE CLOUD

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Mar 15, 2018

The cloud provides always-on architecture, automatic monitoring and management, enterprise-class security, fast access to a range of resources, integrated disaster recovery, optimized infrastructure, and simplified IT operations.

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Solving the GDPR Puzzle Data Protection with State of the Art Cybersecurity SOLVING THE GDPR PUZZLE DATA PROTECTION WITH STATE OF THE ART CYBERSECURITY

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Mar 15, 2018

With less than a year until enforcement begins, the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is already proving to be a daunting task for global organizations, obligating them to protect the personal data of any and every citizen of the European ...

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Acumos An Open Source AI Machine Learning Platform ACUMOS AN OPEN SOURCE AI MACHINE LEARNING PLATFORM

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Mar 14, 2018

Acumos is an Open Source Platform, which supports training, integration and deployment of AI models. By creating an open source community around Machine Learning, AT&T will accelerate the transition to AI-based software across a wide range of ind...

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Development Lifecycle Guide Enterprise Development on the Force.com Platform DEVELOPMENT LIFECYCLE GUIDE ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT ON THE FORCE.COM PLATFORM

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Mar 07, 2018

Developing applications on the Lightning platform is easy, straightforward, and highly productive. A developer can define application components, such as custom objects and fields, workflow rules, Visualforce pages, and Apex classes and triggers, usi...

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Harmonization 2.0: How Open Source and Standards Bodies Are Driving Collaboration Across IT HARMONIZATION 2.0: HOW OPEN SOURCE AND STANDARDS BODIES ARE DRIVING COLLABORATION ACROSS IT

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Mar 01, 2018

Standards have played a major role in telecommunications technology adoption for many years, validating the commercial viability of new technologies, facilitating multi-vendor interoperability, improving product portability and essential product qual...

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Internet of Things realising the potential of a trusted smart world INTERNET OF THINGS REALISING THE POTENTIAL OF A TRUSTED SMART WORLD

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Mar 01, 2018

Internet of Things (IoT) technology is finding application in many areas of industry and society, offering new services and promising increased time and resource efficiencies, and greater social wellbeing. However, much has been learned in the three ...

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SECURING THE DIGITAL FUTURE SECURING THE DIGITAL FUTURE

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Feb 28, 2018

In their pursuit of a digital approach to business, organizations are opening themselves up to greater cybersecurity risks – and yet few have elevated security to a senior leadership concern, according to our recent research. Here’s what ...

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Cloud RAN and MEC: A Perfect Pairing CLOUD RAN AND MEC: A PERFECT PAIRING

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Feb 28, 2018

CRAN and MEC are highly complementary technologies. Collocating these helps make the economics of each of them significantly more attractive. Collocating CRAN and MEC also helps an MNO to support (and generate revenue from) some of the key 5G applica...

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VMware on IBM Cloud VMWARE ON IBM CLOUD

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Feb 27, 2018

This paper focuses on how existing VMware customers can gain a strategic advantage by leveraging the IBM Cloud platform, while retaining the capabilities of their on-premises VMware infrastructure. It assumes a cursory understanding of the features a...

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SaaS Technology Enablers SAAS TECHNOLOGY ENABLERS

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Feb 26, 2018

A robust SaaS product can be built with a minimalist approach, for example, Tomcat, mySQL, XML, Struts 2.0, POJO and JSP are all it takes to build a SaaS application/product using Java technology. And it can work very well too. However, there are add...

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Right Engineering SaaS: Successfully deploying Software-as-a-Service Models RIGHT ENGINEERING SAAS: SUCCESSFULLY DEPLOYING SOFTWARE-AS-A-SERVICE MODELS

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Feb 23, 2018

If you think building enterprise systems is complex, then building SaaS products can be even more complex, simply because you have to service multiple organizations, each one bringing its own idiosyncratic requirements, and of course, the inevitable ...

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CLOUD EDGE COMPUTING CLOUD EDGE COMPUTING

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Feb 12, 2018

For over a decade, centralized cloud computing has been considered a standard IT delivery platform. Though cloud computing is ubiquitous, emerging requirements and workloads are beginning to expose its limitations. With its strong data center centric...

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Intent-Based Networking INTENT-BASED NETWORKING

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Feb 12, 2018

Networks are at the heart of the unstoppable evolution to a digital economy. Digitalization is changing the way businesses, partners, employees, and consumers interact at an unprecedented pace. Products and services can be customized, ordered and del...

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White Paper on Wireless WHITE PAPER ON WIRELESS

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Feb 10, 2018

The typical working environment has moved away from a fixed PC at your office desk and into the boardroom, the warehouse, the shop floor, collaborating and viewing information as you roam around the office. To take advantage of the benefits of this b...

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Data Center as-a-Service (DCaaS): Next Generation Data Center DATA CENTER AS-A-SERVICE (DCAAS): NEXT GENERATION DATA CENTER

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Feb 02, 2018

Acquiring and managing IT hardware, software and services to keep pace with rapidly changing data center requirements and mission demands is increasingly challenging. Data Center leaders need to optimize data centers, lay the foundation for emerging ...

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SECURE COMMUNICATIONCENTRIC BLOCKCHAIN SECURE COMMUNICATIONCENTRIC BLOCKCHAIN

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Feb 01, 2018

When we study how and why people get together, we can can examine what the future of connecting is going to be. We have explored the new paradigm of people gathering in the new decentralized world and the next evolution is required. Humankind is matu...

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Prepare for GDPR today with Microsoft 365 PREPARE FOR GDPR TODAY WITH MICROSOFT 365

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Feb 01, 2018

We live in a time where digital technology is profoundly impacting our lives, from the way we connect with each other to how we interpret our world. As the private sector continues to push the boundaries of innovation, policy makers work to ensure th...

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How Data Centeras-a-Service Accelerates IT Modernization HOW DATA CENTERAS-A-SERVICE ACCELERATES IT MODERNIZATION

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Feb 01, 2018

How can organizations make their operations agile and mitigate the complexities of IT modernization? The as-a Service model is the gateway to achieving modernization quickly, efficiently and cost effectively, with greater confidence.According to Forb...

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Quant Overledger ® Whitepaper QUANT OVERLEDGER ® WHITEPAPER

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Jan 31, 2018

The traditional Internet architecture hasn’t yet achieved its vision of an open, trusted and secure network. The technology of distributed ledger technologies (DLT) and their broad range of applications  across finance, healthcare, supply-...

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Rackspace Object Rocket for MongoDB RACKSPACE OBJECT ROCKET FOR MONGODB

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Jan 31, 2018

MongoDB is one of the most popular NoSQL databases available. Thanks to its ease of deployment and flexible data model, MongoDB has become a popular choice to underpin today’s mobile, social and connected applications. While it’s easy to ...

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VMWARE WORKSPACE ONE REFERENCE ARCHITECTURE FOR SAAS DEPLOYMENTS VMWARE WORKSPACE ONE REFERENCE ARCHITECTURE FOR SAAS DEPLOYMENTS

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Jan 31, 2018

VMware Workspace™ ONE™ combines identity and mobility management to provide frictionless and secure access to all the apps and data that employees need to work, wherever, whenever, and from whatever device they choose. This white paper pr...

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Machine learning-based adaptive intelligence: The future of cybersecurity MACHINE LEARNING-BASED ADAPTIVE INTELLIGENCE: THE FUTURE OF CYBERSECURITY

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Jan 24, 2018

Most companies are adopting cloud technologies to accommodate digital business opportunities. Everybody loves the convenience—cloud services are easy to provision, deploy, and consume right away. However, security threats are not canceled by cl...

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Continuous Testing for DevOps Evolving Beyond Simple Automation CONTINUOUS TESTING FOR DEVOPS EVOLVING BEYOND SIMPLE AUTOMATION

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Jan 16, 2018

DevOps represents a cultural shift that stresses collaboration between the business, developers, and IT professionals. Software test automation can enhance these connections and help organizations achieve desired SDLC acceleration, but it’s imp...

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Google Cloud Security and Compliance Whitepaper GOOGLE CLOUD SECURITY AND COMPLIANCE WHITEPAPER

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Jan 10, 2018

Cloud computing offers many advantages and conveniences for today’s organizations. Employees can work together in documents in real time from their phone or tablet from any location, and communicate
instantly with teammates via video, vo...

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Assessing Your Converged Infrastructure Options ASSESSING YOUR CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE OPTIONS

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Jan 02, 2018

To keep up with the pace of change, organisations are increasingly investing in and deploying new applications to improve business growth. Facilitating these changes requires your data centre to have the right infrastructure in place to help reduce c...

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A new approch to delivering secure cummunity wifi A NEW APPROCH TO DELIVERING SECURE CUMMUNITY WIFI

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Jan 01, 2018

Community Wi-Fi and also public wi-fi have become key strategy for customer retention and growth for service  provider and many region not only does it give customer more perspective community.it also open the door for new business model and ser...

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DBAs FACE NEW CHALLENGES: TREND IN DATABASE ADMINISTRATION DBAS FACE NEW CHALLENGES: TREND IN DATABASE ADMINISTRATION

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Dec 31, 2017

Data and information has long been recognized as companies’ most valuable assets—and database administrators (DBAs) have been the key guardians of those assets. DBAs’ primary responsibilities have been aimed at ensuring that data is...

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Ransomware Response Guide RANSOMWARE RESPONSE GUIDE

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Dec 31, 2017

The document is intended to be a guide for organizations faced with a ransomware1 infection. This guide is split into several sections, with the most critical and time-sensitive being in the initial response section. If you are currently experiencing...

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Bringing blockchain to customers’ loyalty BRINGING BLOCKCHAIN TO CUSTOMERS’ LOYALTY

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Dec 30, 2017

Loyalty is trust. Trust is called a new currency, much like the bitcoin, because the difference in trust between a company and its competitor directly translates into how much money each is going to make. Every year millions of retailers spend in exc...

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PREPARING FOR THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR) PREPARING FOR THE GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION (GDPR)

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Dec 29, 2017

The continuing digitization and globalization of our economy is becoming increasingly reliant on the control and processing of personal data. And while this presents enormous opportunities for business, it accompanies a growing public awareness and c...

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Building the Next Generation Network BUILDING THE NEXT GENERATION NETWORK

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Dec 28, 2017

NFV is an emerging technology, and development will continue for at least the next five years. Current NFV programs aim to gain early experience and competitive advantage with the new technology. Service providers may not expect cost savings from NFV...

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Large-Scale Remote Access & Mobility LARGE-SCALE REMOTE ACCESS & MOBILITY

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Dec 28, 2017

Prior to 2006, the number of employees that worked remote remained stable at less than 20%. Now, according to Forrester Research, 62% of knowledge workers in the U.S. and Europe routinely conduct at least a portion of their work off site. The Aberdee...

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Enterprise Cloud: The Changing Nature of Data Center Networking ENTERPRISE CLOUD: THE CHANGING NATURE OF DATA CENTER NETWORKING

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Dec 28, 2017

The role of IT is fundamentally changing from a cost-efficient enablement technology to a more strategic element of the enterprise. For companies born before the digital era, IT is a key player on their path to digital transformation; for more recent...

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Secure web gateway as a service: simplifying the path to network security SECURE WEB GATEWAY AS A SERVICE: SIMPLIFYING THE PATH TO NETWORK SECURITY

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Dec 28, 2017

Software as a service (SaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), and Platform as a Service (PaaS) are just a few of the now commonplace solutions that have been born through the cloud. Rather than forcing companies to expend resources on deploying a...

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SAP NetWeaver® Application Server ABAP/Java on Oracle Cloud Infrastructure SAP NETWEAVER® APPLICATION SERVER ABAP/JAVA ON ORACLE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

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Dec 28, 2017

This technical white paper is a reference guide for deploying SAP NetWeaver® Application Server ABAP/Java onto Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, following suggested platform best practices. It also discusses details about combining the different parts...

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Machine Learning for Malware Detection MACHINE LEARNING FOR MALWARE DETECTION

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Dec 27, 2017

An efficient, robust and scalable malware recognition module is the key component of every cybersecurity product. Malware recognition modules decide if an object is a threat, based on the data they have collected on it.

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Wireless LAN Network Management WIRELESS LAN NETWORK MANAGEMENT

whitepaper

Dec 23, 2017

Until recently, acceptance of Wireless LAN (WLAN) networks has been slow due to many factors including but not limited to lack of standardization, slow data speeds and high costs. Recent market developments, however, have led to rapid market growth. ...

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WHY NOW IS THE TIME TO EMBRACE CLOUD NETWORKING WHY NOW IS THE TIME TO EMBRACE CLOUD NETWORKING

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Dec 23, 2017

Customer expectations have acted as a change agent in every industry. From financial services to airlines, companies have realized the value of developing apps and digital experiences that engage and delight their employees and customers. To keep up,...

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Hitachi Content Platform Architecture Fundamentals HITACHI CONTENT PLATFORM ARCHITECTURE FUNDAMENTALS

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Dec 22, 2017

Organizations are swiftly assessing and adopting new technologies and information management practices to defend against and ultimately transcend digital disruptors that are emerging across every industry. Pressure is mounting from internal and exter...

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What you need to know about injection attacks WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT INJECTION ATTACKS

whitepaper

Dec 20, 2017

Very little in life grabs our attention like a shiny new object. The gleam can be irresistible, the glitter mesmerizing. That’s how it is in cybersecurity, where the landscape is almost always dotted with alluringly novel hazards. Brand new thr...

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The Importance of Data’s Physical Location in the Cloud THE IMPORTANCE OF DATA’S PHYSICAL LOCATION IN THE CLOUD

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Dec 20, 2017

The abstract nature of cloud computing implies that the physical location of data is irrelevant within the cloud. Business transactions occur across international borders. Big data created in one location can then be stored, processed, and pulled fro...

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What Digital Transformation with SAP Means for Your Infrastructure WHAT DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION WITH SAP MEANS FOR YOUR INFRASTRUCTURE

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Dec 17, 2017

SAP is helping its customers achieve their digital transformations by basing the future of SAP solutions on SAP S/4HANA. This strategy gives businesses the potential to consume and make decisions on data quickly, offering an edge in the market. But w...

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Phishing in the Age of SaaS PHISHING IN THE AGE OF SAAS

whitepaper

Dec 15, 2017

Phishing attacks have become the primary hacking method used against organizations. In the past, there was a tendency to blame the user, but attacks have evolved to appear so genuine that even the most security-savvy recipient can be fooled.

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Benefits of true cloud solutions BENEFITS OF TRUE CLOUD SOLUTIONS

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Dec 15, 2017

Business applications are rapidly migrating to cloud computing to take advantage of the latest technologies and platforms, while reducing total cost of ownership and enjoying ease of implementation. True cloud vs. offsite hosting Offsite software hos...

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View on 5G Architecture VIEW ON 5G ARCHITECTURE

whitepaper

Dec 15, 2017

The 5G Architecture Working Group as part of the 5GPPP Initiative is looking at capturing novel trends and key technological enablers for the realization of the 5G architecture. It also targets at presenting in a harmonized way the architectural conc...

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Application Delivery as an Infrastructure Service APPLICATION DELIVERY AS AN INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICE

whitepaper

Dec 14, 2017

The move to the cloud is in full swing; businesses are using cloud services to drive productivity, as gaming and social media startups are building businesses on cloud infrastructure and consumers are taking advantage of the cloud for anytime, anywhe...

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Next-Gen Virtualization For Dummies NEXT-GEN VIRTUALIZATION FOR DUMMIES

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Dec 14, 2017

Why do you need a modern virtualization platform? Basically for the same reason you need a smartphone. Digital transformation is sweeping across all industries, and you need the right technology to capitalize on this wave. To stay competitive in the ...

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IDC: The Future of Hybrid IT Made Simple IDC: THE FUTURE OF HYBRID IT MADE SIMPLE

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Dec 12, 2017

Delivering business transformation is an incredibly complex task for IT. Keeping the lights on while supporting digital transformation initiatives requires a new era of hybrid IT so IT teams can address the needs of not just IT operations staff, but ...

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Introduction to Cloud Computing INTRODUCTION TO CLOUD COMPUTING

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Dec 12, 2017

A common understanding of “cloud computing” is continuously evolving, and the terminology and concepts used to define it often need clarifying. Press coverage can be vague or may not fully capture the extent of what cloud computing entail...

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HOW ADVANCED ANALYTICS DIFFERENTIATES CSP SD-WAN SOLUTIONS HOW ADVANCED ANALYTICS DIFFERENTIATES CSP SD-WAN SOLUTIONS

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Dec 12, 2017

Today’s most commonly used branch office WAN architecture was initially implemented around the turn of the century. This architecture is based on the use of MPLS for connectivity and the presence of high-priced, hardware-based appliances at eac...

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Montage Security And Network Whitepaper MONTAGE SECURITY AND NETWORK WHITEPAPER

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Dec 12, 2017

Montage is a wireless presentation solution allowing connected devices to share their screen and video camera among those connected. Montage is a tailored solution available on multiple platforms;  A hardware unit, based on CentOS 7.2, an enterp...

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Creating a Future-Ready Factory Network CREATING A FUTURE-READY FACTORY NETWORK

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Dec 12, 2017

The distinctions between information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) in manufacturing are fading as smart devices and software-controlled systems drive more production lines. This trend means that a manufacturer’s IT team will b...

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Incapsula Guide to Selecting a DDoS Solution INCAPSULA GUIDE TO SELECTING A DDOS SOLUTION

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Dec 07, 2017

From massive volumetric attacks to sophisticated application layer threats, DDoS attacks are bigger, smarter and more dangerous than ever. Given today’s threat landscape and the availability of inexpensive, “Do It Yourself” DDoS too...

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Success that scales: Delivering security intelligence for organizations of all sizes SUCCESS THAT SCALES: DELIVERING SECURITY INTELLIGENCE FOR ORGANIZATIONS OF ALL SIZES

whitepaper

Dec 05, 2017

Today’s organizations are besieged by security threats. Like kids in a candy store, cybercriminals can’t wait to get their hands on confidential information. Whether motivated by financial gain or just the opportunity to wreak havoc, atta...

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Best Practices in Securing a Multicloud World BEST PRACTICES IN SECURING A MULTICLOUD WORLD

whitepaper

Dec 05, 2017

We live in a multicloud world. A world where a multitude of offerings from Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) give us the potential to agilely respond to business opportunities and challenges at a moment’s notice. With application and infrastructur...

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Moving from Legacy Systems to Cloud Computing MOVING FROM LEGACY SYSTEMS TO CLOUD COMPUTING

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Dec 03, 2017

This paper addresses some common technology and deployment concerns, and makes suggestions on how companies can more easily migrate comfortably to using cloud-based computing more effectively in their business. In particular, this paper outlines and ...

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Enterprise Data Warehouses and BI in the Age of Cloud Computing and Big Data ENTERPRISE DATA WAREHOUSES AND BI IN THE AGE OF CLOUD COMPUTING AND BIG DATA

whitepaper

Dec 01, 2017

The massive growth of data and devices is having a profound impact on business. Every company in every industry around the world is being challenged to transform into a digital organization. If your organization is already engaged in this process of ...

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SD-WAN: A Simplified Network for Distributed Enterprises SD-WAN: A SIMPLIFIED NETWORK FOR DISTRIBUTED ENTERPRISES

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Dec 01, 2017

In the last decade, two major technologytrends have converged and are set to havea significant effect on corporate networks: virtual computing and the rise of cloud technology. Both of these trends dramatically increase the importance of the corporat...

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A network that knows what you want and does it A NETWORK THAT KNOWS WHAT YOU WANT AND DOES IT

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Nov 25, 2017

Intent-based networking is the difference between a network that needs continuous attention and one that simply understands what you need and makes it happen. It’s the difference between doing thousands of tasks manually and having an automated...

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How to get the benefits of cloud behind your firewall: IBM Cloud Private HOW TO GET THE BENEFITS OF CLOUD BEHIND YOUR FIREWALL: IBM CLOUD PRIVATE

whitepaper

Nov 23, 2017

For most, the cloud represents accessing and consuming someone else’s compute resources. Images of a team of minions and automation quickly come to mind. While you no longer control the environment, you can now dynamically provision and access ...

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"Delivering the Digital Revolution: Will mobile infrastructure keep up with rising demand? " "DELIVERING THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION: WILL MOBILE INFRASTRUCTURE KEEP UP WITH RISING DEMAND? "

whitepaper

Nov 22, 2017

The GSMA represents the interests of mobile operators worldwide, uniting nearly 800 operators with almost 300 companies in the broader mobile ecosystem, including handset and device makers, software companies, equipment providers and internet compani...

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An Introduction to Network Slicing AN INTRODUCTION TO NETWORK SLICING

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Nov 22, 2017

We first define network slicing from the point of view of business customers. Subsequently, we discuss examples of characteristics and features offered by a network slice, giving business customers an initial idea how mobile network services can be c...

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Wireless LAN Networking WIRELESS LAN NETWORKING

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Nov 13, 2017

Wireless technology has helped to simplify networking by enabling multiple computer users to simultaneously share resources in a home or business without additional or intrusive wiring. These resources might include a broadband Internet connection, n...

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5G Security Architecture White Paper 5G SECURITY ARCHITECTURE WHITE PAPER

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Nov 01, 2017

5G use cases defined by ITU-T widely support the digitalization of vertical industries (transportation, logistics, automated driving, healthcare, manufacturing, energy, and media and entertainment), and the development of public utilities (smart city...

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ETELM 4GLinked INTEGRATED SOLUTION FOR SMART CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS & SECURITY ETELM 4GLINKED INTEGRATED SOLUTION FOR SMART CAMPUS COMMUNICATIONS & SECURITY

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Oct 27, 2017

Mobile communications are developing incredibly rapidly, driven largely by consumer demand combined with new standards and features by smartphone and network vendors, seeking to gain a competitive advantage. As with all advanced technologies, it is e...

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Data Analytics as a Service: unleashing the power of Cloud and Big Data DATA ANALYTICS AS A SERVICE: UNLEASHING THE POWER OF CLOUD AND BIG DATA

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Oct 24, 2017

Big Data and Cloud, two of the trends that are defining the emerging Enterprise Computing, show a lot of potential for a new era of combined applications. The provision of Big Data analytical capabilities using cloud delivery models could ease adopti...

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Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Wireless Networking BRINGING ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE TO WIRELESS NETWORKING

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Oct 20, 2017

For centuries, new technologies have ushered in entirely new eras of progressive change in all facets of life, and have revolutionized countless industries. The invention of the steam engine brought about the industrial revolution and expanded trade ...

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Open Source Software for Industry 4.0 OPEN SOURCE SOFTWARE FOR INDUSTRY 4.0

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Oct 11, 2017

The Internet of Things (IoT) represents a significant change and opportunity for the manufacturing industry. Technological advancements in connectivity and communication technology, real-time data analysis, and complex event processing have opened th...

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The Definitive Guide to Hyperconverged Infrastructure THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO HYPERCONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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Oct 08, 2017

IT is increasingly being asked to spend less time on infrastructure and allocate more time and budget to application services that add business value. Despite a continuous stream of IT hardware and software enhancements, the infrastructure challenges...

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SD-WAN Simplified SD-WAN SIMPLIFIED

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Sep 29, 2017

Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) is the application of software-based network technologies to WAN connections to more effectively route all network traffic between headquarters or data centers, remote and branch offices, and the cloud. Mor...

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The Business Case for Unified IT: Automated IT Service and Unified Endpoint Management Solution THE BUSINESS CASE FOR UNIFIED IT: AUTOMATED IT SERVICE AND UNIFIED ENDPOINT MANAGEMENT SOLUTION

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Sep 25, 2017

Maximizing operational efficiencies, reducing IT costs, and improving service quality and compliance are just a few of the primary concerns for IT organizations looking to improve their efficiency and deliver more strategic value to their companies.

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Brief History of the Internet BRIEF HISTORY OF THE INTERNET

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Sep 14, 2017

The Internet is at once a world-wide broadcasting capability, a mechanism for information dissemination, and a medium for collaboration and interaction between individuals and their computers without regard for geographic location. The Internet repre...

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Addressing the Threat Within: Rethinking Network Security Deployment ADDRESSING THE THREAT WITHIN: RETHINKING NETWORK SECURITY DEPLOYMENT

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Sep 06, 2017

Cyber security breaches are happening at an industrial scale. The unabated volume of cyber breaches along with the scale and magnitude of the breaches is forcing the entire industry to re-think how cyber security gets deployed, managed and addressed....

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5G, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Wearable Devices 5G, THE INTERNET OF THINGS (IOT) AND WEARABLE DEVICES

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Sep 05, 2017

There is significant interest in new applications of wireless technology with particular focus on Fifth Generation (5G) mobile technology; the Internet of Things (IoT), also known as machine-to-machine (M2M) communications; and wearable devices. The ...

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Okta Technical Security Whitepaper OKTA TECHNICAL SECURITY WHITEPAPER

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Aug 17, 2017

The shift to the cloud is changing how companies think about their IT infrastructure and what they must do to manage it. In the 1980s and 1990s, business applications and data were largely confined within and protected by a local area network (LAN). ...

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Making a DDoS Protection Plan 8 Best Practices MAKING A DDOS PROTECTION PLAN 8 BEST PRACTICES

whitepaper

Jul 26, 2017

The impact of a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack is easy to see – your websites and
applications are unavailable or slow. Your call center lights up urgently with unhappy, frustrated
customers. Your IT dashboards alert ...

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THE PYLON NETWORK THE PYLON NETWORK

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Jul 17, 2017

We are a team of engineers working closely with creative and conscious professionals both in the energy sector and in the blockchain developers’ community. What brought us together in the first place and shall keep us bonded, is the impact that...

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Combating DDoS Attacks in the Cloud: Requirements, Trends,
and Future Directions COMBATING DDOS ATTACKS IN THE CLOUD: REQUIREMENTS, TRENDS, AND FUTURE DIRECTIONS

whitepaper

Jul 03, 2017

An overview of DDoS attacks against cloud targets is presented, together with solution requirements, and a guideline for efficient solutions, leading to a novel multilevel alert-flow. To orchestrate future solutions, we give a vision towards novel &l...

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Oracle Database 12c & Oracle Database 12c RAC on IBM AIX ORACLE DATABASE 12C & ORACLE DATABASE 12C RAC ON IBM AIX

whitepaper

Jun 15, 2017

There are many technical topics to consider when running Oracle Database 12c Release 1 & 2 and Oracle Database 12c Release 1 & 2 RAC on AIX such as: status of Oracle certifications, 12c Release 1 & 2 patch sets, AIX code levels, tuning an...

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ENTERPRISE ENDPOINT PROTECTION BUYER’S GUIDE ENTERPRISE ENDPOINT PROTECTION BUYER’S GUIDE

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Jun 07, 2017

The threat landscape continues to innovate with increased volume and tenacity. In 2016, 53% of cybersecurity professionals reported an increase in attacks, and in 2017, 80% believe it is likely or very likely they will be attacked. We’ve seen s...

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The Future of the Distributed Enterprise: IP VPN and Ethernet Wide Area Networks Enhanced by SD-WAN and Virtualized Network Solutions THE FUTURE OF THE DISTRIBUTED ENTERPRISE: IP VPN AND ETHERNET WIDE AREA NETWORKS ENHANCED BY SD-WAN AND VIRTUALIZED NETWORK SOLUTIONS

whitepaper

Jun 01, 2017

Today's enterprise information and communication technology (ICT) requires flexible, diverse, and reliable bandwidth options. Bandwidth demand is increasing exponentially, and networking methods are diverse, ranging from private multiprotocol lab...

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How to leverage Veeam ONE for backup infrastructure deployment HOW TO LEVERAGE VEEAM ONE FOR BACKUP INFRASTRUCTURE DEPLOYMENT

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Jun 01, 2017

When reassessing backup infrastructure needs, one may find a considerable amount of “educated guesses” populating the discussion threads of online communities. Not only are these questions posed in online forums and communities, but often...

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AI Based Prevention and Detection AI BASED PREVENTION AND DETECTION

whitepaper

May 24, 2017

In May 2017, a global wave of cyberattacks reached an unprecedented scale. Businesses, schools and universities, public health and transportation systems, and many other organizations in more than 150 countries became victims of the WannaCry Ransomwa...

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VMWARE HORIZON CLOUD WITH HOSTED INFRASTRUCTURE: NETWORKING OVERVIEW VMWARE HORIZON CLOUD WITH HOSTED INFRASTRUCTURE: NETWORKING OVERVIEW

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May 15, 2017

VMware Horizon® Cloud Service™ is a family of cloud services from VMware that enables the delivery of virtual desktops and applications to end users on any supported device. Horizon Cloud is available in two ways: as a VMware-hosted infrast...

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Secure cloud infrastructure optimized for industrial IoT SECURE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE OPTIMIZED FOR INDUSTRIAL IOT

whitepaper

Apr 24, 2017

The Midfin Systems eFabric vision leverages our core expertise in security and managing data centers at scale to provide low-latency, secure, and highly available edge computing and data analytics infrastructure at the edge of the network. Our edges ...

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Smart Transport Networks Integration, Interoperability, and IoT SMART TRANSPORT NETWORKS INTEGRATION, INTEROPERABILITY, AND IOT

whitepaper

Apr 15, 2017

By 2020, it’s estimated that 70% of the world’s population will be living in towns and cities and, as such, ‘urban metabolism’ has to improve; infrastructure needs to be smarter. So what does this mean? Put simply, key urban s...

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Driving Digital Experience through the Cloud DRIVING DIGITAL EXPERIENCE THROUGH THE CLOUD

whitepaper

Apr 11, 2017

Cloud has proved to be a fast and powerful means for companies to transform customer experiences, modernize their IT infrastructure, and cost-effectively implement business and customer-facing applications and services. No wonder, then, that IDC expe...

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Securing the Evolving Enterprise Network— Inside and Out SECURING THE EVOLVING ENTERPRISE NETWORK— INSIDE AND OUT

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Apr 04, 2017

Network security can be an intimidating discipline for most organizations. The threat landscape is becoming increasingly dangerous, as malicious actors focus their energy on developing sophisticated, targeted attacks. At the same time, the anywhere, ...

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Oracle Database 12c plugs you in to the cloud ORACLE DATABASE 12C PLUGS YOU IN TO THE CLOUD

whitepaper

Apr 01, 2017

Traditionally, IT organizations have deployed individual databases and applications onto dedicated server infrastructure to support different departments or line of businesses (LOBs). This kind of segmented alignment of technology to business functio...

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Rein in “box sprawl” with an end-t o-en d Zero Trust approach to security REIN IN “BOX SPRAWL” WITH AN END-T O-EN D ZERO TRUST APPROACH TO SECURITY

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Mar 08, 2017

Cyber attackers are relentless, whether casting a wide net or narrowly targeting your organization. They use multiple methods to compromise your information and infrastructure resources, worming their way into your data and networks wherever they can...

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Defense-in-Depth for Cloud Databases DEFENSE-IN-DEPTH FOR CLOUD DATABASES

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Mar 08, 2017

Cloud computing is revolutionizing information technology through its cost and operational flexibility. Organizations are rapidly adopting cloud computing, but the transition is still in progress with many organizations keeping their mission-critical...

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adaptive IT infrastructures ADAPTIVE IT INFRASTRUCTURES

whitepaper

Mar 01, 2017

In terms of the infrastructure of data centres, the focus is on the need to optimally adjust climate control across all levels. This not only includes the appropriate components and necessary architecture, but also higher-level control algorithms tha...

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Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure Release 2.0 Design Guide CISCO APPLICATION CENTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE RELEASE 2.0 DESIGN GUIDE

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Mar 01, 2017

Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure (Cisco ACI™) technology enables you to integrate virtual and physical workloads in a programmable, multihypervisor fabric to build a multiservice or cloud data center. The Cisco ACI fabric consists of di...

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Understanding Hyperconvergence UNDERSTANDING HYPERCONVERGENCE

whitepaper

Feb 15, 2017

Integrated systems are combinations of server, storage, and network infrastructure. They are sold with comprehensive management software to operate and manage the complete system. These converged infrastructure systems are delivered pre-assembled and...

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SDN-Enabled All-Optical Circuit Switching SDN-ENABLED ALL-OPTICAL CIRCUIT SWITCHING

whitepaper

Feb 10, 2017

Current data center network architectures cannot scale to meet the demands created by the proliferation of bandwidth-hungry mobile data applications and the associated rapid increase of internal (East-West) traffic volumes. The trend toward multi-ten...

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THE COST OF DDoS ATTACKS AND BUILDING THE BUSINESS CASE FOR PROTECTION THE COST OF DDOS ATTACKS AND BUILDING THE BUSINESS CASE FOR PROTECTION

whitepaper

Jan 19, 2017

This paper is written for business owners and decision makers who are looking to understand the business impact and needs in the rising DDoS threat landscape. It will introduce you to DDoS attacks; go through the different types; explain the impact t...

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Google Infrastructure Security Design Overview. GOOGLE INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY DESIGN OVERVIEW.

whitepaper

Jan 09, 2017

Google has a global scale technical infrastructure designed to provide security through the entire information processing lifecycle at Google. This infrastructure provides secure deployment of services, secure storage of data with end user privacy sa...

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OpenText™ Process Suite Platform Architecture OPENTEXT™ PROCESS SUITE PLATFORM ARCHITECTURE

whitepaper

Dec 30, 2016

This whitepaper provides an introduction to the OpenText Process Suite Platform (Process Platform) architecture and explains how Process Platform uniquely enables customers to improve their business operations. It is intended for solution architects ...

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EMPOWERING THE ENTERPRISE TO TAKE FULL ADVANTAGE OF EVERYTHING AZURE EMPOWERING THE ENTERPRISE TO TAKE FULL ADVANTAGE OF EVERYTHING AZURE

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Dec 30, 2016

The cloud era has reached the stage where it is no longer a question of whether a company should migrate, but when. Enterprises have embraced the outsourcing of where their various applications are stored and who manages them, saving significant inve...

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HOW FORTINET SECURITY FABRIC ADDRESSES TODAY’S TOP SECURITY CONCERNS HOW FORTINET SECURITY FABRIC ADDRESSES TODAY’S TOP SECURITY CONCERNS

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Dec 27, 2016

It’s common for companies to expand their digital networks to keep pace with expanding business demands. As a natural extension of this growth, network security needs increase at the same time. But today’s security climate is very differe...

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Best Practices for Dealing with Phishing and Next-Generation Malware BEST PRACTICES FOR DEALING WITH PHISHING AND NEXT-GENERATION MALWARE

whitepaper

Dec 20, 2016

This white paper focuses on the current security problems with email and other systems, and it offers recommendations about how to improve security. This white paper was sponsored by Micro Focus – information on the company is provided at the e...

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The case for security intelligence services, hosted from the cloud THE CASE FOR SECURITY INTELLIGENCE SERVICES, HOSTED FROM THE CLOUD

whitepaper

Dec 20, 2016

Around the world, organizations are overcoming their security concerns and are taking the leap to cloud computing in order to realize capital expenditure cost savings and leverage a pool of specially trained security monitoring resources. In fact, ac...

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Fortinet Security Fabric FORTINET SECURITY FABRIC

whitepaper

Dec 15, 2016

Networks are currently undergoing more dramatic change than at any time in the past thirty years. Organizations are simultaneously wrestling with issues such as BYOD, IoT, virtualization, SDN, cloud, the proliferation of applications, Big Data, and t...

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PROTECTING THE CLOUD Fortinet Technologies and Services that Address Your Cloud Security Challenges PROTECTING THE CLOUD FORTINET TECHNOLOGIES AND SERVICES THAT ADDRESS YOUR CLOUD SECURITY CHALLENGES

whitepaper

Dec 15, 2016

Given the constant pressure that CIOs are under to improve the return on investment (ROI) and reduce the total cost of ownership (TCO) of IT solutions, it should come as no surprise that the cloud has become one of the most talked-about topics in the...

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RANSOMWARE A GROWING ENTERPRISE THREAT RANSOMWARE A GROWING ENTERPRISE THREAT

whitepaper

Dec 15, 2016

One of the fastest growing threats in cybersecurity today, ransomware is quickly becoming the favored means for cybercriminals to extract a profit from unsuspecting victims. As ransomware mushrooms with new malware variants and new ways of scamming v...

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Internal Segmentation Firewall Security Where You Need It, When You Need It INTERNAL SEGMENTATION FIREWALL SECURITY WHERE YOU NEED IT, WHEN YOU NEED IT

whitepaper

Dec 05, 2016

Area 51 is one of the most secure facilities in the world. While it has acres of land surrounding the base, a perimeter fence, keycard, door locks, biometric scanners, and multiple alarms—none of these features individually keeps Area 51 safe. ...

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7 Things You Need to Know about Virtual Mobile Infrastructure 7 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VIRTUAL MOBILE INFRASTRUCTURE

whitepaper

Dec 01, 2016

Employees are bringing their phones and tablets to work in droves. This tidal wave of unmanaged devices has forced IT departments to change the way they administer, support and secure business data. Users want to access email, CRM, ERP, and other app...

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Evolving your WAN to Embrace Mobile, Cloud, and Digital Service EVOLVING YOUR WAN TO EMBRACE MOBILE, CLOUD, AND DIGITAL SERVICE

whitepaper

Jul 06, 2016

The Internet as a WAN service has become a more stable platform, and the price-to-performance gains can be very attractive. Until now, businesses have primarily deployed the Internet as a transport for backup purposes because of perceived performance...

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Imperva Incapsula Guide: Protecting SaaS Apps From DDoS Attacks IMPERVA INCAPSULA GUIDE: PROTECTING SAAS APPS FROM DDOS ATTACKS

whitepaper

Jun 05, 2016

While any business with an online presence can be harmed by a distributed denial of service (DDoS) attack, companies that offer software as a service (SaaS) are especially vulnerable. When a company’s entire business model depends on having app...

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LOCATING VALUE EXTRACTING CONTEXT FROM THE INTERNET OF THINGS TO CREATE REAL ECONOMIC VALUE LOCATING VALUE EXTRACTING CONTEXT FROM THE INTERNET OF THINGS TO CREATE REAL ECONOMIC VALUE

whitepaper

Apr 16, 2016

The power of the Internet of Things (IoT) comes from extracting and exploiting process, business, and customer data that are locked inside enterprises. Inside devices, inside machines, inside infrastructure. These data boost the productivity of human...

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HORTONWORKS BIG DATA MATURITY MODEL HORTONWORKS BIG DATA MATURITY MODEL

whitepaper

Apr 07, 2016

Data is the new kingmaker. The explosion of data—in volume, variety and velocity—is catalyzing new business models and reshaping industries. Business leaders can no longer amble their way forward in the age of Big Data; the challenges are...

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An Enterprise Architect’s Guide to Big Data AN ENTERPRISE ARCHITECT’S GUIDE TO BIG DATA

whitepaper

Mar 29, 2016

Today, Big Data is commonly defined as data that contains greater variety arriving in increasing volumes and with ever higher velocity. Data growth, speed and complexity are being driven by deployment of billions of intelligent sensors and devices th...

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MODERNIZING THE OSS APPROACH FOR VIRTUAL INFRASTRUCTURE MODERNIZING THE OSS APPROACH FOR VIRTUAL INFRASTRUCTURE

whitepaper

Feb 24, 2016

Traditional Operational Support Systems (OSS) are a set of programs that help a communications service provider (CSP) monitor, control, analyze, and manage a network. OSS solutions are composed of disparate functional units for managing different par...

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Becoming a Cognitive Business with IBM Analytics BECOMING A COGNITIVE BUSINESS WITH IBM ANALYTICS

whitepaper

Feb 02, 2016

For the past several years, the IT industry has been re-ordered, driven by simultaneous developments in data, analytics, cloud, mobile, social media, and the Internet of Things. At the same time, business leaders have shifted their reliance upon gut ...

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Healthcare’s Model Approach to Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity HEALTHCARE’S MODEL APPROACH TO CRITICAL INFRASTRUCTURE CYBERSECURITY

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Sep 24, 2015

The United States has seen a marked increase in the use of electronic information and a resulting increase in the level of exposure to cyber attacks, which target an organization’s use of cyberspace for the purpose of stealing information or di...

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BRINGING INFRA UPTO THE HYPER –SPEED THROUGH CONVERGENCE BRINGING INFRA UPTO THE HYPER –SPEED THROUGH CONVERGENCE

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The IT infrastructure world is evolving at an increasingly rapid pace, and technologies that were once considered a novelty are becoming obsolete very quickly.The changes in the data center environment in particular, are highly dynamic and complex in...

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Microsoft Azure Network Security MICROSOFT AZURE NETWORK SECURITY

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This document is a guide to enhancing network communications security to better protect virtual infrastructure and data and applications deployed in Microsoft Azure.Microsoft Azure (Azure) networking provides the infrastructure necessary to securely ...

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Superior security with cloud infrastructure SUPERIOR SECURITY WITH CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

whitepaper

Cloud technologies provide recognized opportunities for businesses, yet perceived security concerns have slowed their adoption in the Utilities sector. That is beginning to change. Early adopters are migrating both operational and control data to the...

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Hyper-Converged Infrastructure: Providing New Opportunities
for Improved Availability HYPER-CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE: PROVIDING NEW OPPORTUNITIES FOR IMPROVED AVAILABILITY

whitepaper

IT teams in companies of all sizes face constant pressure to meet the Availability requirements of today’s Always-On™ business environments. By using a hyperconverged infrastructure with an integrated Availability solution, IT departments...

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IT teams are under constant pressure to drive increased availability to meet the demanding requirements of “always-on” business environments. In fact, the need to eliminate downtime and ensure optimum application performance at all times ...

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As an IT professional, I am all too familiar with the constant stream of issues, alerts and challenges that consume precious cycles during the work week. These challenges range from incident management or traditional break and fix, project work, ad-h...

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It’s perhaps only a slight exaggeration to say that server virtualization is the greatest evolution in IT infrastructure since the advent of the integrated circuit. The ability to “carve up” a physical piece of computer hardware int...

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VMware View Virtual Desktop Infrastructure is designed to rapidly deploy secure an manageable Virtual Machine desktops to end users. A key component in green computing, VMware’s consolidated approach to desktop management can reduce power and c...

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In data centers, virtualization has evolved from the realm of emerging technology into a standard deployment tool used by organizations of all sizes, regardless of industry. The extension of virtualization technology to the desktop makes it possible ...

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The evolution of enterprise IT has finally reached the point where mid-size companies can cost effectively exploit the benefits of fully virtualized cloud operations and large and mid-size companies alike can greatly reduce the costs of expanding alr...

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Converged infrastructure involves multiple IT components being linked together to form a single, optimised computer system. Servers, data storage devices, network equipment and software for operational support of IT infrastructure are all components ...

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IT is at the heart of digital transformation; it is a pivotal component that organizations need to get right to succeed in their digital strategy. However, it cannot stay static.Being digital means changing the way that IT infrastructure is housed an...

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The choice is stark. IT departments can make the most out of dramatic changes in the software-defined data center, or allow these historic changes to drag down the enterprise. Competitive organizations are meeting this connectivity challenge through ...

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) delivers a scalable cloud computing platform with high availability and dependability, providing the tools that enable customers to run a wide range of applications. Helping to protect the confidentiality, integrity, and ava...

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Transform IT and Reduce Risk With FlexPod Converged
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Converged infrastructure solutions such as FlexPod accelerate application deployments,speed up time to market, lower costs and simplify IT operational management. With application and data growth accelerating across enterprise data center environment...

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As with data warehousing, web stores or any IT platform, an infrastructure for big data has unique requirements. In considering all the components of a big data platform, it is important to remember that the end goal is to easily integrate your big d...

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Descriptive vs. prescriptive ontologies. An enterprise ontology can be both descriptive and prescriptive. Descriptive ontological data are retrospective; prescriptive data are prospective. When both kinds of data appear in an ontology,it becomes a po...

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Navigating IT Transformation: Tales from the Front Lines NAVIGATING IT TRANSFORMATION: TALES FROM THE FRONT LINES

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Today's business dynamics drive the need for IT infrastructure change and organizations can't afford to be complacent. Register to read IDG's latest dossier from their recent worldwide survey and interviews on how IT professionals weigh t...

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Building Blocks of the Modern Data Center BUILDING BLOCKS OF THE MODERN DATA CENTER

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As the pace of business growth and change continues to accelerate,many organizations are looking for alternatives to the traditional siloed IT infrastructure with distinct compute, storage and networking environments.These legacy data center architec...

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SVCF began migrating its IT infrastructure to the NaviCloud platform in mid-2014. NaviSite currently provides managed IT infrastructure services for the ERP system and associated database that power SVCF's donor portal as well as a VMware-based v...

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Software as a Service (SaaS) and cloud-scale applications bring new requirements for datacenter infrastructure strategies. But where have we seen this before? The evolution of High-Performance Computing (HPC) offers lessons that provide a framework f...

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Network functions virtualization (NFV) is becoming the next disruptive wave in networking. NFV is an architectural approach that focuses on decoupling individual services such as Network Address Translation (NAT), access control lists (ACL), quality ...

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Eighty percent of organizations have already adopted, or plan to adopt cloud service solutions. Yet often overlooked, is how to protect data moving to a public cloud.This document is designed for organizations who are actively researching data protec...

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This report, produced by the Open Data Institute in collaboration with the Met Office, explores the current state of weather data infrastructure. By looking at the different aspects of the data infrastructure used to collect, access and share weather...

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This IDC Energy Insights White Paper examines the business challenges faced by today's utility and retail energy companies around the world. At the same time, information and telecommunications technology is changing at a rapid pace and making it...

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The enterprise and service provider markets are going through major infrastructure transformation to keep up with growing demand for IT services.As they seek to support and explore new services, new Internet of Things initiatives and the new flexibil...

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Your IT infrastructure can no longer be considered a support function. There is increasing need for IT infrastructure to align with business objectives and deliver outcomes that help execute business strategy faster and more cost-efficiently. While I...

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IT is increasingly being asked to spend less time on infrastructure and allocate more time and budget to application services that add business value. Despite a continuous stream of IT hardware and software enhancements, the infrastructure challenges...

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Years of IT infrastructure advancements have helped to drive out vast amounts of costs within the datacenter. Technologies like server and storage virtualization, data deduplication, and flash-based storage systems (to name just a few) have contribut...

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July 2016 saw the launch of Mein Schiff 5, the newest cruise ship in the TUI Cruises fleet. The IT infrastructure for the first five members of the fleet was designed on land by BSH IT Solutions, implemented on board within a very narrow time frame, ...

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As NetApp further moves to standardize on Clustered Data ONTAP (cDOT), many customers running 7-mode are facing escalating support and maintenance costs, aging hardware, and an unclear path forward for their storage infrastructure. Due to the underly...

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When hyperconverged infrastructures (HCIs) first hit the scene, they were all about consolidation, simplicity, and cost. Most organizations were looking for a way to improve operational efficiency by virtualizing their infrastructures and minimizing ...

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Advanced IT services are the essential backbone for enterprisewide digital transformation a journey that enables enterprises to remain competitive in a dynamic market. As enterprises undertake initiatives such as connected devices, analytics-driven b...

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Much has changed in the cybersecurity world throughout 2016. Many very public security incidents have taken place and numerous newly-developed attack methods have been developed. Although the threat landscape continues to become more dangerous, a num...

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The days of cobbling together makeshift data center systems and wrestling with complex hardware, software and data integration are waning fast. Convergence is here in the form of hyper-converged and converged IT infrastructures and the benefits for y...

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Many organizations, when faced with budget challenges, put off capital expenditures (capex) and seek alternatives to acquiring new hardware platforms, such as lengthening server life cycles and extending software licenses. This pattern of stretching ...

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CIOs and line-of-business executives are at the forefront of a major transformation aimed at leveraging the competitive advantages of the new hyper-connected enterprise. Industry research firm IDC describes the new IT for mobile devices, cloud servic...

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The pace of business keeps accelerating, and it will continue to do so for the foreseeable future. Success will depend on a company’s ability to react quickly to new opportunities. In most cases, that requires the ability to leverage IT resourc...

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Cisco’s competitive advantage stems from its ability to rapidly introduce innovative products and more efficient business solutions. The advantage depends on Cisco® employees’ ability to quickly obtain IT infrastructure for new projec...

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Organizations are always looking to consolidate resources and increase efficiency. Many products are presented as fix-all solutions that address these ideals, including converged infrastructure. CI provides IT with a rigid structure that helps facili...

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A number of independent trends are driving a new age of software-defined networking and overall infrastructure. These trends include a new IT delivery model based upon cloud computing, big data analytics, Internet of Things and new IT delivery model....

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Welcome to the Idea Economy, where it has never been easier to turn an idea into a new product or service. The technologies that enable disruption cloud computing, mobile technology, Big Data analytics are so accessible and affordable that they have ...

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Developers and ISVs can programmatically control a composable infrastructure through a single, open API that is native in HPE OneView. By integrating with the HPE Composable Infrastructure API, they can support customer requirements for both traditio...

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Your IT infrastructure plays a pivotal role in delivering the responsive services and positive experiences employees and customers demand today, serving as a bridge to a New Style of IT that integrates cloud, mobility, big data, and security. To meet...

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As technology continues to change at a rapid pace and digitization pushes boundaries, you must adapt your IT infrastructure as well. We believe successful enterprises with traditional IT systems now need to navigate a way to operate and evolve their ...

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As technology continues to change at a rapid pace and digitization pushes both IT and business boundaries, your IT infrastructure, operations, and organization must change. HP believes that successful enterprises with traditional IT systems now need ...

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All retailers face intense commercial pressures that require them to adopt new technologies fast to meet customer expectations. They are not assisted in this by legacy IT infrastructure that, in many cases, is squeezed into whatever space can be affo...

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The network infrastructure in a healthcare facility is unique in both its requirements and its significance. In a healthcare facility, an underperforming network has more than just customer service or financial implications it could inhibit critical ...

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Energy efficiency, sustainability and green IT are some of the buzzwords used to describe the new challenges that IT administrators are faced with. Energy consumption has become one of the biggest cost factors in day-to-day operations, and so must be...

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This white paper leads in ten steps through the complete range of the physical infrastructure of data centers and offers a guideline how to select the optimal system components. Customer requirements are the basis for all questions for the definition...

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Software applications, underpinned by the internet, are powering businesses across industries. With improved internet bandwidth and increased mobile phone penetration, every business is striving to create a strong online footprint. Further, intense c...

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The current rate of technical change is exponential, not linear. As the book Exponential Organizations by Salim Ismail explains: “Together, all indications are that we are shifting to an information-based paradigm…when you shift to an in...

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To respond to the ever increasing demand for faster innovation, organizations are looking to shift to a more agile, service-oriented IT model that leverages both private and public clouds. Highly dynamic, agile, available, and programmatic compute, n...

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Hybrid clouds are the future state of compute and storage for enterprises in the age of the customer. Hybrid cloud storage can now blend on-premises storage infrastructure with public and hosted cloud services. Advances in storage solutions are pavin...

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For small and medium-sized businesses, purchasing, installing and managing IT infrastructure poses significant challenges. Existing infrastructure solutions may simply be too complicated, requiring specialized IT skills and stretching IT budgets to t...

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Today’s software-defined economy requires businesses to move faster than their competitors.Speed and agility is critical to keeping up with competitive demands for new applications and big data analytics, as well maintaining existing infrastruc...

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The global spending on Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is growing rapidly. Still, many Chief Information Officers (CIOs) hesitate to fully embrace cloud infrastructure and platform services. Their uncertainty stems mainly from the anxiety over the...

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Enterprises are entering a new era of scale, in which the amount of data processed and stored is breaking down every architectural construct in the storage industry. NetApp delivers solutions that address the challenges of big data scale through the ...

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The growing focus on big data and analytics solutions as a basis for competitive advantage is both an opportunity and a challenge for most organizations. The promise of better and faster data-driven decision making is pushing BDA technology to the to...

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A software-defined architecture leverages logical infrastructure services that are abstracted from, as opposed to integrated with, the underlying hardware. Several of today’s largest technology companies in the Internet and social network space...

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On a policy level, many regional, national and international programs have promoted not only the establishment of SDI’s, but also ensuring the compatibility and openness of these SDI’s through a set of requirements such as the use of open...

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SDDC  a term that still dwells in the futuristic sense of things, is perhaps the next major milestone in a cloud-centric world that can entirely change the way data is stored and managed. A fully software defined and software led data center can...

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Over the past 15 years, IT has worked in a pretty predictable manner. In order to automate critical business processes, companies have been implementing packaged applications from established software vendors such as Oracle, Microsoft, and SAP. In tu...

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Hyperconverged infrastructure appliances (HCI) are taking the data center by storm. These pre-integrated solutions unite or converge as much of the data center infrastructure as possible into a scale-out cluster, managed as a single entity by a singl...

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Hyperconverged infrastructure is radically shaking up the IT landscape, creating huge operational and economic benefits. Tier 1 applications such as Exchange, SQL Server, Oracle and others are among the many beneficiaries of this new generation of in...

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IDC believes that we are entering into a new technology business cycle where converged IT infrastructure will become an increasingly attractive option over standalone solutions. After more than a decade of physical server sprawl, massive growth in st...

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CloudX Hyper-Converged Infrastructure for OpenStack using EMC ScaleIO CLOUDX HYPER-CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE FOR OPENSTACK USING EMC SCALEIO

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Mellanox offers a complete 10/25/40/50/56/100 Gb/s InfiniBand and Ethernet adapter, switch, cable product line which together deliver an Efficient Virtual Network (EVN)¹. The Mellanox CloudX™ OpenStack reference architecture takes advantag...

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Remote offices and branch offices (ROBOs) play a critical role wherever establishing a local or regional physical presence helps businesses increase customer loyalty, expand into new areas of opportunity, or get products to market faster and more cos...

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IT infrastructure is evolving; the days of having server and storage silos with dedicated specialized teams are over. This is mainly due to server virtualization and the move to “software-defined” for all infrastructure components. Admini...

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Big data is certainly one of the biggest buzz phrases in IT today. Combined with virtualization and cloud computing, big data is a technological capability that will force data centers to significantly transform and evolve within the next five years....

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Converged Application and Infrastructure Performance Monitoring CONVERGED APPLICATION AND INFRASTRUCTURE PERFORMANCE MONITORING

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Up until a few years ago, managing an IT infrastructure involved gaining visibility into the availability, performance and utilization of each and every tier of the infrastructure, correlating the performance of the different tiers and identifying wh...

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According to Gartner,1 HyperConverged Infrastructure is growing at 50% cumulative annual growth rate. By 2017, 50% of enterprises will be using deploying it for Webscale IT. The reason: “The cost of traditional infrastructure has become oppress...

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Converged Infrastructure: End-to-End Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE: END-TO-END VIRTUAL DESKTOP INFRASTRUCTURE (VDI)

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NCS Technologies is a leading domestic computer manufacturer located in Gainesville, VA. NCS offers an end-to-end portfolio of Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), including a new data center appliance, network management software, desktop zero clie...

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With the emergence of new business models and the growing digitalization of various industries, technology is fast becoming the key pillar for organizations to remain competitive, spur innovations, and capture new growth opportunities. Despite increa...

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As an IT professional, you take a calculated approach to investment decisions that includes strategies to ensure positive return on investment without losing focus on what is required for the future. For years, this approach has enabled you to delive...

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Oracle Optimized Solution for Secure Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure ORACLE OPTIMIZED SOLUTION FOR SECURE ENTERPRISE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

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Oracle Optimized Solution for Secure Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure addresses key challenges in deploying a virtualized cloud infrastructure reducing time to deployment, lowering costs, and eliminating risk. IT organizations typically spend multiple...

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The past few years have witnessed  urry of action and hype around Software De¬ned Storage (SDS). There are numerous vendors claiming to grind out SDS solutions and products every other week. The Technology is great and disruptive, but there ...

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As the global specialist in energy management, Schneider Electric™ is paying attention to the familiar mantra at companies around the world: “We need to do more with less.” This call to action applies to all areas of conducting busi...

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The first generation of hyperconverged systems arose from the need to more easily deploy a virtualization cluster without the complexity of enterprise shared storage systems. These systems combined generic x86-architecture servers with softwaredefine...

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure (HCI) solutions offer a modular approach to building virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI), which greatly simplifies the planning, design and rollout of virtual desktops and applications. Hyperconverged infrastructure app...

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Hyperconverged Infrastructures are an exploding market, one that’s projected to reach almost $4B by 2020 with a combined annual growth rate of sixty percent.To date, the majority of adoption has come from the small-to-medium business category. ...

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Forward-thinking companies are taking the integral step of implementing virtualized desktops to transform their data infrastructure from an expense to a strategic asset. Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) is a rapidly growing trend as more and more...

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Rewardsco Reimagines Business Enabling Dynamic IT Infrastructure with Microsoft REWARDSCO REIMAGINES BUSINESS ENABLING DYNAMIC IT INFRASTRUCTURE WITH MICROSOFT

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The fast moving nature of the telephonic sales environment requires the support of a robust and reliable technical infrastructure. Without this foundation organizations such as Rewardsco would be unable to function efficiently. In this industry lost ...

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Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI) holds great promise for end-user computing teams to centralize management and maintenance, lower operational costs, improve security, and deliver flexibility to mobile workers across a range of delivery form facto...

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One of the biggest challenges in virtualized infrastructure impacting application performance is the ability to manage resource contention in the underlying storage infrastructure. A common approach to reduce the impact of this challenge is to over-p...

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Organizations are looking for ways to reduce the growing costs and complexity of managing the increasing number of end user devices that are proliferating within the workplace. With so many new types of devices used in and out of the office, data sec...

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Virtual Instruments’ vision is to create a world where applications and infrastructure perform better together. Today, we offer real-time infrastructure performance monitoring, analytics and storage validation products that provide breakthrough...

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In order to prevail in today’s competitive Information Technology (IT) marketplace, it is essential for service providers to offer quality service assurance that matches the business needs of potential customers. In the marriage between service...

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Technology and application trends such as cloud, big data, storage and server growth, mobile applications, bring-your-own-device (BYOD) and software-defined everything are the biggest disrupters of enterprise IT today. The resultant pressure on IT te...

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Implementing Cisco Application Centric Infrastructure with Citrix NetScaler Application Delivery Controllers IMPLEMENTING CISCO APPLICATION CENTRIC INFRASTRUCTURE WITH CITRIX NETSCALER APPLICATION DELIVERY CONTROLLERS

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Traditional data center network architectures suffer from challenges when integrating Layer 4 through 7 services deployments with the network infrastructure and aligning them together with business application deployments. Cisco Application Centric I...

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Software-Defned Infrastructure on Bare Metal Boosts Performance SOFTWARE-DEFNED INFRASTRUCTURE ON BARE METAL BOOSTS PERFORMANCE

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An unprecedented level of network trafc is driving enterprises and communications service providers (CommSPs) to look for equipment that delivers greater operational agility and economics. The industry is responding with equipment that implements net...

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Software-Defined Data Center – infrastructure for enterprise digital transformation SOFTWARE-DEFINED DATA CENTER – INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ENTERPRISE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

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People, information, processes, things, infrastructures and computers are being connected with each other in networks more than ever before. At the same time, developments like the Internet of Things (IoT), Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality are e...

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Classification of Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) Tools CLASSIFICATION OF DATA CENTER INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT (DCIM) TOOLS

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The total data center universe that most data center professionals are familiar with principally consists of two realms. The first realm, information technology (IT), refers to all systems that address the information processing aspects of the data c...

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Hyperconverged Infrastructure for Enterprise Applications HYPERCONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS

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The combination of hyperconvergence and web-scale technologies is revolutionizing the enterprise datacenter. Convergence is the concept where storage and compute (CPU and RAM) are provided in a single package and connected by standard Ethernet networ...

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Selecting the Right Server & Application Monitoring Tool SELECTING THE RIGHT SERVER & APPLICATION MONITORING TOOL

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One of the most difficult challenges an IT infrastructure team faces is that of pinning down what exactly is broken when the technology a business depends on starts to go awry. A day that begins smoothly can descend quickly into chaos as reports from...

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Managing the Software Defined World MANAGING THE SOFTWARE DEFINED WORLD

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In today’s application-driven business, IT can operate at a competitive speed only if services, applications, systems and networks become more agile. Virtualization and the cloud have decreased the speed of application and system deployments to...

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Protect Your IT Infrastructure from Zero-Day Attacks and New Vulnerabilities PROTECT YOUR IT INFRASTRUCTURE FROM ZERO-DAY ATTACKS AND NEW VULNERABILITIES

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Protecting a business’s IT infrastructure is complex. Take, for example, a retailer operating a standard multi-tier infrastructure with both customer and partner portals. The infrastructure typically employs a mix of databases, in-house applica...

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Securing critical data and IT infrastructure in healthcare environments SECURING CRITICAL DATA AND IT INFRASTRUCTURE IN HEALTHCARE ENVIRONMENTS

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Healthcare organizations are in the midst of a complete turnaround in regard to information security and privacy. A few years back, a medical facility was a very open environment. Hospitals had large sprawling networks that interconnected to other ho...

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Seeding the Clouds: Key Infrastructure Elements for Cloud Computing SEEDING THE CLOUDS: KEY INFRASTRUCTURE ELEMENTS FOR CLOUD COMPUTING

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Cloud computing is an emerging computing model by which users can gain access to their applications from anywhere, through any connected device. A user-centric interface makes the cloud infrastructure supporting the applications transparent to users....

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The Infrastructure for Enterprise Innovation: Software-Defined, Cloud-Ready THE INFRASTRUCTURE FOR ENTERPRISE INNOVATION: SOFTWARE-DEFINED, CLOUD-READY

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It is a long-standing truism that a business that can’t continually improve its value proposition won’t keep up. Case in point: Only 71 companies remain today [1] from the original 1955 Fortune 500 list. In today’s world of constant...

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IT Infrastructure Services IT INFRASTRUCTURE SERVICES

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At Dell, we believe that an outstanding IT infrastructure breeds a healthier and vastly more flexible organization. Dell Infrastructure Services help you get the most out of your technology infrastructure investments. Our highly trained experts speci...

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Virtualization Technology Whitepaper - Infrastructure to Perform Static Tools and Binary Analysis VIRTUALIZATION TECHNOLOGY WHITEPAPER - INFRASTRUCTURE TO PERFORM STATIC TOOLS AND BINARY ANALYSIS

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Software assurance professionals require a platform to test open source programs and live malware analysis; a segregated lab aimed at improving the capabilities of testing tools, identify and spot weaknesses in software. Virtualization technology pro...

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TRANSFORM YOUR STORAGE FOR THE SOFTWARE DEFINED DATA CENTER TRANSFORM YOUR STORAGE FOR THE SOFTWARE DEFINED DATA CENTER

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The past decade and a half has seen virtualization technology transform applications, servers and networks into software abstractions that enable data center and IT managers to build adaptive and agile data centers. The rise of the Software-Defined D...

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The Future of the Data Center Is Software Defined. THE FUTURE OF THE DATA CENTER IS SOFTWARE DEFINED.

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Business leaders are constantly asking IT departments how the public cloud can provide services that are so much faster, cheaper and more flexible than inhouse solutions. The answer is simple: automation. Future-ready data centers that leverage a sof...

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Infrastructure Analytics with NetApp OnCommand Insight INFRASTRUCTURE ANALYTICS WITH NETAPP ONCOMMAND INSIGHT

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Modern IT infrastructures consist of hybrid cloud architectures that span the traditional on-premises data center to hyperscaler cloud services providers. IT infrastructures are growing more complex; heterogeneous physical and virtual servers, multip...

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VMware Infrastructure Architecture Overview VMWARE INFRASTRUCTURE ARCHITECTURE OVERVIEW

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VMware® Infrastructure is the industry’s first full infrastructure virtualization suite that allows enterprises and small businesses alike to transform, manage and optimize their IT systems infrastructure through virtualization. VMware Infr...

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Cisco HyperFlex 2.0 All-Flash Storage and Microsoft SQL Server Best Practices CISCO HYPERFLEX 2.0 ALL-FLASH STORAGE AND MICROSOFT SQL SERVER BEST PRACTICES

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Cisco HyperFlex™ systems unlock the full potential of hyperconvergence. The systems are based on an end-to-end software-defined infrastructure, combining software-defined computing in the form of Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS...

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Why Hyper-Converged Infrastructure WHY HYPER-CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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It’s hard to find a single IT organization on the planet that isn’t trying to adapt and evolve its infrastructure to address a wide variety of key capabilities, including cost predictability, scalability and visibility. That’s why c...

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Reduce Costs and Simplify IT with a Converged Infrastructure for Rapid Private Cloud Deployments REDUCE COSTS AND SIMPLIFY IT WITH A CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE FOR RAPID PRIVATE CLOUD DEPLOYMENTS

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The technology industry is going through a significant shift in response to time and budget restraints. Oracle has been a pioneer in engineered systems and converged infrastructure solutions that address these issues by driving greater efficiency and...

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Bimodal IT Conquered: What to Look for in an IT Infrastructure Solutions Provider BIMODAL IT CONQUERED: WHAT TO LOOK FOR IN AN IT INFRASTRUCTURE SOLUTIONS PROVIDER

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In today’s business world, the mantra, “do more with less, “reverberates within every business unit of every enterprise. Within the IT organization, there’s an amplified effect, as this mission-critical, shared service must su...

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Digital and IT Transformation with Dell EMC Converged Infrastructure Systems and Software DIGITAL AND IT TRANSFORMATION WITH DELL EMC CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE

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While just about everyone is writing about how IT and the businesses it serves need to be transformed, the actual industry answers to both digital and IT transformation remain unclear at best. They also depend on a resilient infrastructure that&rsquo...

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Software-defined Secure Networks SOFTWARE-DEFINED SECURE NETWORKS

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The modern dynamic business environment imposes significant cybersecurity challenges. The ever-expanding diversity and number of devices employees use to perform their jobs, new methods for collaboration, increasing dependency on complex IT infrastru...

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Oracle SuperCluster: Secure Cloud Infrastructure for Database and Applications ORACLE SUPERCLUSTER: SECURE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE FOR DATABASE AND APPLICATIONS

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Oracle SuperCluster is a secure enterprise cloud infrastructure for Oracle Database and application consolidation. Customers can benefit from accelerating the performance of Oracle Database, Java, and many business applications on an integrated platf...

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Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure ORACLE OPTIMIZED SOLUTION FOR ENTERPRISE CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE

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The Oracle Optimized Solution for Enterprise Cloud Infrastructure addresses one of the key challenges in deploying a virtualization infrastructure. IT organizations often spend multiple weeks to plan, architect, troubleshoot, and deploy a multi-vendo...

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VMware® Infrastructure and IBM WebSphere Software VMWARE® INFRASTRUCTURE AND IBM WEBSPHERE SOFTWARE

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Organizations are challenged by under-utilization of their application and hardware servers, the lack of adequate hardware resources and space to house them, the energy needed for application support and the service required for business operations. ...

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Intel and VMware: Enabling the Benefits of Network Virtualization INTEL AND VMWARE: ENABLING THE BENEFITS OF NETWORK VIRTUALIZATION

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VMware Infrastructure is the most widely deployed software for optimizing and managing IT environments through virtualization from the desktop to the data center. VMware first introduced virtualization technology to the x86 computing platform in 1999...

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Making Infrastructure-as-a-Service in the Enterprise a Reality MAKING INFRASTRUCTURE-AS-A-SERVICE IN THE ENTERPRISE A REALITY

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Virtualization, cloud computing, massive growth in unstructured data, transaction volumes, and applications and demands for energy efficiency are all driving datacenters to rethink how IT resources should be deployed. Many enterprises are transformin...

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Securing Your Network and Application Infrastructure SECURING YOUR NETWORK AND APPLICATION INFRASTRUCTURE

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For all the attention data security has received in recent years and all the technical advances in risk detection now available to protect network infrastructures, you might imagine that data are safer than ever before. Unfortunately, the number of r...

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Carving Effective IT Infrastructure Management out of the Mould CARVING EFFECTIVE IT INFRASTRUCTURE MANAGEMENT OUT OF THE MOULD

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IT infrastructure typically consists of heterogeneous components such as complex server and storage environments, business applications, network and security environment, operating systems and tools, and databases. All these components form the core ...

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CONNECTING FINANCIAL SERVICES’ HYBRID IT INFRASTRUCTURE CONNECTING FINANCIAL SERVICES’ HYBRID IT INFRASTRUCTURE

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The need for swift digital transformation is leading to broader utilization of hybrid IT infrastructure by financial services organizations. Banks, investment firms, and insurance companies continue to leverage a mix of premises-based and cloud-based...

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Are you looking for speed & agility in operations and accelerating your organization ARE YOU LOOKING FOR SPEED & AGILITY IN OPERATIONS AND ACCELERATING YOUR ORGANIZATION'S GROWTH

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Business growth comes from a relentless focus on customers and business innovation and IT must do its part. When it comes to the IT infrastructure that makes the business run, that means three things: shift spending from operations to innovation, ena...

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Five Reasons to Make the Move to a Converged Infrastructure FIVE REASONS TO MAKE THE MOVE TO A CONVERGED INFRASTRUCTURE

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This is no time for complacency when it comes to data center architecture and operations. Only by moving aggressively toward more closely converged and better automated systems, storage and network infrastructure can IT shift resources from low-value...

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Data Center Strategy Leading Intel’s Business Transformation DATA CENTER STRATEGY LEADING INTEL’S BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION

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To better meet Intel’s business requirements while providing our internal customers with optimal data center infrastructure capabilities and innovative business services, Intel IT has overhauled our data center strategy. Our data center transfo...

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Comparing dedicated and cloud infrastructure for high availability (HA) and non-high availability applications COMPARING DEDICATED AND CLOUD INFRASTRUCTURE FOR HIGH AVAILABILITY (HA) AND NON-HIGH AVAILABILITY APPLICATIONS

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One of the most difficult IT decisions facing organizations today is the choice between dedicated servers and cloud solutions. When considering a transition, the largest inhibitors are often the initial investment in cloud infrastructure, and the mig...

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Planning the Migration of Enterprise Applications to the Cloud PLANNING THE MIGRATION OF ENTERPRISE APPLICATIONS TO THE CLOUD

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Cloud computing IT resources and services that are abstracted from the underlying infrastructure and provided on demand and at scale in a shared multitenant and elastic environment represents a paradigm shift from which both enterprise IT and service...

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Smarter Computing: IT Infrastructure as a Business Enabler SMARTER COMPUTING: IT INFRASTRUCTURE AS A BUSINESS ENABLER

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Business today is very different from what it was just a few years ago. Customers are more demanding, have a wider choice of options and brand loyalty is harder to maintain as a younger generation emerges with demands of immediacy and quality. As tra...

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Software Defined Storage Networks™ An Introduction SOFTWARE DEFINED STORAGE NETWORKS™ AN INTRODUCTION

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While Software Defined Networking (SDN) has captured the attention and focus on virtualizing networks, Jeda Networks has applied the SDN approach to one of the last major areas of the IT infrastructure that has yet to be truly virtualized: the connec...

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