Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Dec 18, 2014
In December 2012, Wainhouse Research (WR) and Polycom jointly created and fielded a WR-branded survey focused on the benefits that organizations realize via the use of video conferencing. Invitations to participate in the survey were released in numerous ways including: - Via email invites to a list of Polycom end-user contacts - Via email invites to a list of WR end-user contacts - Via clickable banners on numerous websites This document provides a top-level view of the survey data, along with some additional findings and observations.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Aug 19, 2014
Since 20017, IDC has been conducting interviews with Riverbed Steelhead customers to assess the financial impact of the Steelhead WAN optimization solution. As Riverbed Technology has added features and functionality to Steelhead, IDC has worked with Riverbed to update and add to this research by conducting additional in-depth interviews with Steelhead customers - most recently in 2012.
HP ConvergedSystem 700x with Microsoft Hyper-V is an ideal example of the market transition toward integrated computing platforms. Built on HP’s ConvergedSystem 700x converged infrastructure platform, HP ConvergedSystem 700x with Microsoft Hyper-V is a flexible preconfigured solution designed for small to large enterprise and service provider deployments. The solution is built on HP ProLiant or HP BladeSystem servers, HP 3PAR SAN storage, and HP 5900-Series or HP Flex10 networking. The entire stack is managed through HP Insight Control for System Center, which integrates physical and virtual server management through HP Insight with Microsoft System Center 2012 for unified management and orchestration Read this whitepaper to learn more about ESG’s analysis of the costs and benefits—and ultimate economic value—associated with deploying and managing HP ConvergedSystem 700x with Microsoft Hyper-V, versus a comparable conventional data center infrastructure comprised of discrete, non-integ
According to a 2012 Ipsos/Reuters poll, one in five employees worldwide now work from home. In another study, two-thirds of those who responded said they, expect their workplace to go fully virtual within the next few years. This IBM whitepaper analyzes the reasons for this shift in the workplace, and its implications for the facilities management of your company. Learn how to manage the growing number of empty real estate inside your company in a smarter fashion, so that your company runs more efficiently, and cuts down on unnecessary costs.
Dramatic shifts in workplace norms as a result of remote sales teams are now a reality, as field-based personnel perform so many vital selling and strategic account management business functions, more effectively armed with tablets than ever before. Aberdeen research conducted for Sales Performance Management 2012: How the Best-in-Class Optimize the Front Line to Grow the Bottom Line (December 2011), shows that 60% of companies’ sales team members are primarily remote workers. Indeed, in Aberdeen research for Mobile HCM: Workforce and Talent Management on the Move (June 2010), 57% of respondents who track the impact of their mobile recruiting efforts report improved quality and/or size of their talent pool as a result of their work. Does attracting and retaining a quality sales force thus require corporate technologies and processes that are influenced by consumer trends and cultural sea changes? Moreover, are there benefits to enterprises that enable their sales team to work remotely?
As channels for communicating digitally with customers evolve and increase, email's role is changing. Explore current trends in e-commerce, the influences of social content and the mobile experience, as well as provide ideas you can deploy now to distinguish yourself in the inbox.
As an online retailer, you're always testing new e-marketing strategies to see which work for you and which do not. We're delighted to be able to offer you five that may be new to you - and that we think will work exceptionally well to increase your sales. Our white paper, "Get your revenue off the shelves in 2012: 5 Strategies to Deploy Now," goes into detail on all five.
Published By: Quantcast
Published Date: Feb 13, 2015
In 2012, 1.8 trillion display ads were paid for, but not seen. For advertisers looking for results, this is an unnecessary waste of effort and budget!
Thankfully the industry is rallying towards a viewability standard, signaling a new wave of accountability for publishers, advertisers and ad vendors. As advertisers embrace viewability, they can benefit from knowing that their ads are seen, eliminating waste, and increasing campaign accountability and effectiveness.
We conducted our own research and found that viewability is becoming a reality for improved campaign performance.
In an effort to help receivables management companies achieve compliance with federal and state laws and regulations, Interactive Intelligence queried a group of ten ARM industry professionals about the future trajectory of compliance issues in 2012.
The term “network management” encompasses a broad range of solutions from single point products to element managers to large enterprise-class solutions. For the purpose of this ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA™) report, the term Enterprise Network Management Systems (ENMS) includes network-centric management solutions that are used by large organizations’ operations and engineering teams to discover, monitor, assess, troubleshoot, and generally maintain highly distributed enterprise networks.
For this EMA™ Radar, the focus was put specifically on core capabilities and features primarily associated with network operations’ need to ensure health and availability of the network. Supporting functional capabilities such as performance monitoring, configuration management, asset management, as well as integrated management of connected non-network devices were also considered, but as non-critical (albeit helpful/valuable) extensions.
Published By: Achievers
Published Date: Oct 01, 2012
Did you know most companies have an employee recognition program, but their employees don't know it? Read Bersin's report and learn why this topic is not only important, but the key lever to business success.
Published By: Globoforce
Published Date: Aug 02, 2012
Employee engagement is one of the most important objectives for today's HR leaders. We know we need it. We know we want it. We know it boosts our bottom line. But what isn't always clear is what drives it, and how to get it. Connecting with employees effectively can be a mysterious puzzle at times. What is important to them? What would motivate them to work more productively? What makes them feel valued? There is, thankfully, a better way than tea leaves or crystal balls. Globoforce-the world leader in employee recognition-surveys fully-employed workers in the United States twice a year to answer those very questions. Our aim is to gain more insight into people's attitudes and perspectives on employee recognition, appreciation and engagement. By capturing the current mood of the U.S. workforce, we can examine broader trends in recognition and job satisfaction. The goal of this report is provide you with invaluable insights that can be used to craft strategies that will unify and engage your workforce and culture.
Join us for our latest Clear Insights webinar, Deconstructing DASH: How Your Workforce Would Benefit from America's #1 Rated Diet, presented by Robert F. Kushner, MD, Clinical Director of the Northwestern Comprehensive Center on Obesity and one of the 22 expert panelists who rated the Best Diets for 2012. Dr. Kushner will provide an overview of DASH, compare it to other top ranked diets, and offer insights into the evidence behind their design. Dr. Kushner will also discuss the keys to sustainable weight loss and best practices for employers to choose an effective worksite weight loss plan.
Learn how to enable Microsoft® Hyper-V virtualization role and hardware events log in Windows Server 2012 for Dell PowerEdge servers. Discover how you can view basic hardware information about your system easily without installing any software agents.
Enhance the performance and speed up your VM network with the SR-IOV feature of Microsoft® Windows Server® 2012. Discover how SR-IOV increases your TCP throughput, enabling you to virtualize demanding workloads and reduce processor utilization.