Storage Virtualization: What to Know and What to Look For

This paper covers the real value of storage virtualization (from both business and IT perspectives) and offers explanations of the varying storage virtualization approaches with advice on how to make a technology and vendor decision. This paper is designed to explain the benefits of storage virtualization in as generic a way as possible and not to merely promote one vendors&rsquo; approach.<br />

File Sharing and Collaboration in the Enterprise – Mitigating the Security Risks

This paper discusses that to prevent data breaches, enterprises should first conduct a thorough audit of their file sharing practices. It contends that to ensure data security and compliance for the organization, one needs to know all data security risks and how to mitigate them. It is important to implement best practices for secure file sharing, so employees can continue to collaborate with internal and external parties. It concludes that implementing a secure file sharing solution minimizes the risk of data breaches and helps ensure compliance with internal policies and industry regulations.

The Advantages of Virtualization for Secure File Transfer

This whitepaper addresses how to take advantage of virtualization benefits through a &ldquo;virtual appliance.&rdquo; With virtualization, software applications share expensive computing resources including space, power and cooling to increase efficiency. Organizations use virtualization strategies to reduce the cost and complexity of their IT infrastructure and to increase business agility.

Embracing Real-time Analytics for Proactive Business Management

This whitepaper contents that in times of economic uncertainty, companies must adapt quickly to changes in the revenue stream and find ways to stay competitive and profitable, even with substantially reduced staff due to lower revenues. To gain competitive advantage, most companies are digging deeper into their volumes of data and turning to real-time analytics.

Creating Elastic Digital Architectures

This white paper poses four key questions that companies need to ask today to add elasticity to their businesses. The questions focus specifically on how more flexible IT service&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.6em;">delivery and management can power new business structures and generate competitive advantage. In particular, it&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">explores the underlying elastic digital architecture (EDA), which is powered by foundational technologies that is referred to as the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.6em;">SMAC stack (social, mobile, analytics and cloud).</span>

Having a Backup Game Plan

This paper discusses how to go about making changes to an organization’s backup environment that will improve the business – there’s got to be a game plan.The paper is designed to help you understand the impact of backup transformation, what the key steps are that all organizations should consider before and during the journey.<br />

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