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Preparing for the Reality of Virtualization

Published By: CA WA 2     Published Date: Oct 01, 2008
Virtualization and clustering can bring many benefits to your business—better IT asset utilization, improved business continuity and improved operational efficiency. At the same time, virtualization can create a new level of complexity for IT. This white paper describes some of the technical challenges inherent in managing these complex environments and recommends strategies for successful deployment that will maximize the value of virtualization technology in your organization.
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virtual, virtual machine, virtual storage, virtual server, virtualization, ca wa, ca wa 2, clustering
    
CA WA 2

CEO Roundtable: Improving Performance Through a Shared Business Model

Published By: Senn Delaney     Published Date: Sep 05, 2008
It's become a business imperative to maximize operational effectiveness, trim costs, standardize and streamline processes, achieve economies of scale and increase competitive advantage. Today's most successful leaders do this in a way that balances the greater good of the enterprise with the competing demands of their autonomous businesses that must respond to the individual needs of their markets. A more collaborative model that helps leaders of complex businesses to maximize effectiveness is gaining traction. Four prominent business leaders discuss their challenges and successes in shifting to this shared business model.
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senn delaney, customer focused, brand management, customer-centric, employee management, employee engagement, application integration, application performance management
    
Senn Delaney

Understanding the Real Risk for Asset-Intensive Companies

Published By: IBM     Published Date: Aug 21, 2008
The goal of having one enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution for all business processes remains popular. However, there are still many misconceptions associated with using enterprise resource planning solutions in asset-intensive industries. This white paper discusses and demystifies the myths for decision makers in asset-intensive industries. You’ll also see how IBM Maximo Asset Management can enhance the quality of asset data, contribute to the safety of the workforce, and help facilitate best practices that significantly impact the long-term success of your business.
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erp, asset management, best practices, bpm, business process, ibm mi, ibm, ibm grm
    
IBM

Cultural Clash in Mergers and Acquisitions

Published By: Senn Delaney     Published Date: Aug 21, 2008
Mergers and acquisitions are a fact of life in today's highly competitive global business environment. Unfortunately, up to one third of mergers fail within five years, and as many as 80 percent never live up to their full potential. A great deal of evidence indicates that the ultimate success of mergers and the amount of time it takes to get them on track is determined by how well the cultural aspects of the transition are managed.
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senn delaney, mergers, acquisitions, sbc, at&t, customer focused, brand management, customer-centric
    
Senn Delaney

Information Security: Keeping MFDs Watertight

Published By: NewField IT     Published Date: Aug 19, 2008
The uninhibited flow of information within today's business environment has become a prerequisite of an organization's success and smooth operation. But within every organization, some of that information will be sensitive, and ensuring its safekeeping involves a comprehensive security policy. Like water coursing through a pressurized system, information has an unnerving habit of 'leaking' out through unchecked weak spots which have been identified and exploited by unscrupulous individuals.
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knowledge management, document management
    
NewField IT

Infrastructure Performance Management Empowers You and Your Company

Published By: CA WA     Published Date: Aug 15, 2008
Infrastructure Performance Management (IPM) applies to operations quality. Implemented well, IPM frees you from constant firefighting and can transform your role from tactical first responder to strategic business enabler. Applying good IPM technology and processes can deliver a number of benefits to your career as well as to your organization. This report introduces IPM, offers tips for successful IPM implementation, and explores how IPM can benefit your enterprise as well as your career.
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ca wa, computer associates, infrastructure, itil, infrastructure management, performance management, network performance management
    
CA WA

Entrepreneurs & Managed IT: Putting Big Company Strategies to Work for Small & Mid-Sized Businesses

Published By: Managed Systems, Inc.     Published Date: Aug 14, 2008
No matter the size of the business, technology plays a critical role in its financial success. At the most basic level, companies have to deal with desktop and laptop computers for all their employees, e-mail, access to the Internet, Blackberries, and other kinds of on-site and remote devices. Add networking issues like viruses, spam and bandwidth utilization, and suddenly, this effort becomes a major challenge to anyone operating a small or mid-sized business (SMBs) with limited resources and a limited budget.
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network management, smb, small business, medium business, mid-sized business, smb networks, managed systems, it services
    
Managed Systems, Inc.

Financial Management and Business Intelligence Solutions for a High-Performance Workplace

Published By: Microsoft Dynamics     Published Date: Jul 03, 2008
Sound, responsible financial management is at the heart of business success. Download this webcast to learn more about the Microsoft solutions for financial management and business intelligence (BI) that can help you transform your business into a high-performance workplace. We describe how Microsoft business solutions are designed to help you work more efficiently by focusing on the tasks that add the most value to your business and enable you to make more informed decisions based on timely, accurate information.
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business intelligence, financial management, business management, finance, financial, microsoft, analytical applications
    
Microsoft Dynamics

Using Financial Management Solutions to Make Intelligent Business Decisions

Published By: Microsoft Dynamics     Published Date: Jul 03, 2008
In this webcast, we discuss how companies excel when they empower their people to drive the business forward. While strategies, organization, motivation, and leadership all set the stage for business success, you also have to give your people the right tools, information, and opportunities to see results—because ultimately success is determined by your people. Learn why we call a business that fosters a winning environment a "people-ready business."
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microsoft, business activity, business intelligence, business analytics, analytics, analytical, business strategy, business activity monitoring
    
Microsoft Dynamics

B2B Search Success: Quantifying Search Engine Marketing Benefits for B2B Marketers

Published By: Oneupweb     Published Date: Jun 24, 2008
Learn how to predict your business' success through search marketing and secure the support of upper management with Oneupweb's white paper, B2B Search Success: Quantifying Search Marketing Benefits for B2B Marketers.
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b2b, business-to-business, btob, search engine marketing, sem, search, oneupweb, marketer
    
Oneupweb

Using Collaboration Technology to Manage Risk on Construction Projects

Published By: Aconex     Published Date: Jun 18, 2008
In the construction industry, as in business generally, risk management involves identifying risks, assessing them and then developing strategies to manage them. Organizations that manage risk well enjoy financial savings, greater productivity and service quality, improved success rates of new projects and better decision making. It is clear that, in today's complex business environment, risk factors are wide reaching, and are intrinsically linked to achieving organizational objectives.
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risk management, collaboration, web collaboration, web-based collaboration, aconex
    
Aconex

The Evolution of IT Operations

Published By: ASG Software Solutions     Published Date: Jun 08, 2008
As organizations have improved service delivery, they have also turned their focus to presenting business value more positively. These organizations are beginning to develop true BSM systems in two ways: by understanding the metrics that successful businesses employ to determine the value of IT, and by linking these metrics and associated business services to IT infrastructure components.
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asg, cmdb, bsm, metadata, metacmdb, lob, ecommerce, bpm
    
ASG Software Solutions

Performance Management: Build Versus Buy

Published By: IEX     Published Date: May 27, 2008
As more companies seek out performance management capabilities to gain a competitive advantage or keep pace with rivals who have already established an edge, the decision to build or buy a performance management solution must be considered. This paper will walk readers through the pros and cons of the build versus buy debate in order to help make practical business decisions for long-term success.
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call center management, customer service, workforce management, contact management, iex, contact center, call center, performance management
    
IEX

The IT Guidebook To Evaluating Hosted Exchange Providers

Published By: 123Together     Published Date: May 27, 2008
Email has become THE mission critical application for businesses large and small. As a growing business continually striving to increase productivity, collaboration and corporate success, you understand the important role that Microsoft Exchange Server plays in any profitable business. Small and mid-size businesses alike see the productivity benefits of utilizing an enterprise-class solution but since many do not have the financial or human resources to bring it in house, more and more of them are turning to a hosted solution.
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123together, it strategies, economy, stability, migration, collaboration, green it, outsourcing
    
123Together

IT2020: The New Performance Management Paradigm

Published By: ASG Software Solutions     Published Date: Mar 05, 2008
Because business success is tightly fused with technology, IT costs are rising, and this trend is expected to continue. As a result, businesses are demanding that IT be more than a static resource. IT is expected to deliver business results with a measurable contribution to the organization's bottom line.
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asg, cmdb, bsm, itil, paradigm, btsm, sla, configuration management
    
ASG Software Solutions

A Roadmap to Data Migration Success

Published By: SAP     Published Date: Feb 21, 2008
Many significant business initiatives and large IT projects depend upon a successful data migration. Your goal is to minimize as much risk as possible through effective planning and scoping. This paper will provide insight into what issues are unique to data migration projects and offer advice on how to best approach them.
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sap, data architect, data migration, business objects, information management software, bloor, sap r/3, application
    
SAP

The CIO Wish List: 7 Steps to Mission Critical IT Services

Published By: Stratus Technologies     Published Date: Jan 07, 2008
CIOs today are being called upon to interpret business strategy and priorities, then add value through information technology initiatives. At a time when "critical to the business" translates to "mission-critical IT", how do you ensure end-to-end availability and reliability of the IT resources that enable your company’s essential business processes.
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business success, productivity, compliance, cost control, decrease spending, spend management, data integrity, meeting sla
    
Stratus Technologies

Survival of the Fittest: Move Beyond FTP

Published By: Axway     Published Date: Jan 03, 2008
In a world where only the fittest survive, Axway can help. Our Managed File Transfer Survival Guide gives you a step-by-step plan for building a business case to ensure your success in managing the integrity of your data infrastructure. Download your complimentary survival guide today!
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mft, ftp, managed file transfer, file transfer, data integrity, axway, knowledge management, data management
    
Axway

The Benefits of Continuous Data Protection (CDP) for IBM i5/OS and AIX Environments

Published By: Vision Solutions     Published Date: Dec 31, 2007
Downtime and data loss pose intolerable risks to every business today. From IT departments to the Board Room, managers have seen the importance of business uptime and data protection to continued success, productivity and profitability.
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aix, data protection, continuous data protection, cdp, high availability, disaster recovery, disk backup, tape backup
    
Vision Solutions

5 Steps for Small and Mid-Sized Businesses to Successfully Leverage Managed IT Services

Published By: mindSHIFT     Published Date: Nov 29, 2007
To successfully adopt managed IT services to meet your business objectives, small- and medium-sized organizations (SMBs) should follow five straightforward steps.
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msp, managed service provider, it services, it service provider, outsourcing, managed services, small business, soho
    
mindSHIFT

Using Service Catalogs to Run IT As A Business (Not 'Like' A Business)

Published By: Kinetic Data     Published Date: Oct 15, 2007
Properly implemented, service catalogs can help IT run as a business - not just "like" a business. They improve communication, provide users with easier access to IT services, and enable measurement-driven continuous process improvement. This white paper shows you how to achieve a successful service catalog implementation on BMC Remedy and extend the benefits of service catalogs across functional areas.
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itsm, service management, service, service catalog, service catalogs, bsdm, delivery management, service level agreement
    
Kinetic Data

High Availability: Is it Sufficient for Disaster Recovery and Business Continuity?

Published By: Stratus Technologies     Published Date: Sep 19, 2007
For mission-critical IT, service outages and data loss pose serious consequences.  This white paper examines how availability management, disaster recovery and business continuity support one another and offers insight to find success at all of them.
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business continuity, disaster recovery, high availability, stratus, stratus technologies, linux, sap, windows
    
Stratus Technologies

Forget Speeds and Feeds: ERP Outsourcing for the Mid-Market

Published By: OneNeck IT Services     Published Date: Aug 24, 2007
ERP Outsourcing for the Mid-Market discusses the nuances of outsourcing and critical success factors for mid-market companies.  Specifically, how companies can effectively select a compatible outsourcing partner who understands both parts of the equation - business and technology - and how to create a governance environment that fosters a successful outsourcing relationship.
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oneneck, erp hosting, erp outsourcing, it outsourcing, it hosting, j.d. edwards, oracle, baan
    
OneNeck IT Services

Microsoft Dynamics RoleTailored Business Productivity

Published By: Microsoft Dynamics     Published Date: Jul 23, 2007
Businesses don’t garner insights or make decisions. Businesses don’t close deals, invent new products, or find new efficiencies. People do. Companies excel when they empower their people to drive the business forward. But to see results, you also have to give your people the right tools, information, and opportunities—because success ultimately comes down to your people.
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microsoft, microsoft dynamics, productivity, people ready, people-ready, employee performance, business process automation, bpm
    
Microsoft Dynamics

Business Success Dependent on Data Protection Capabilities

Published By: Xiotech     Published Date: Apr 13, 2007
Disruption to your production environment is costly, and any loss of information can be disastrous. Consequences may include loss of revenue and company reputation, lower shareholder confidence, potential exposure to business continuity risk, or sanctions and fines for noncompliance with regulatory requirements. Organizations need an effective and reliable way to safeguard corporate information in the wake of an unforeseen downtime event.
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data protection, data recovery, information management, regulatory compliance, compliance, storage compliance, high availability, storage
    
Xiotech
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