Cisco's 2015 Mobility Landscape Survey provides new insights into how mobility is being approached by mid-market and enterprise organizations globally
Specific objectives include:
• Discovering insights into current strategy and future plans
• Identifying priority mobility initiatives and top challenges
• Learning how IT and Business leaders’ views, priorities and objectives align and differ
• Building a global and local view from over 1400 respondents across 14 countries in every geography
VMware continues to raise the bar in business mobility. It offers the most streamlined process for deployment and management of business mobility solutions through its EUC products, and has given IT administrators the perfect set of options to efficiently manage the challenges of business mobility. The company continues to grow by bringing complete solutions that go beyond simply providing basic client or desktop monitoring services. Frost & Sullivan believes that VMware is in an ideal position to help its customers execute on their next-generation business mobility strategies; based on this analysis Frost & Sullivan recognizes VMware with the 2015 Visionary Innovation Leadership Award.
Today’s savviest enterprises are leveraging BYOD as a tool to drive mobile accessibility, increase IT oversight and enable employees to complete a business task at a moment’s notice, on whichever device is nearby. This whitepaper will outline the basic measures business leaders and IT professionals are taking to turn their BYOD programs into major productivity gains.
Published By: Dell EMC
Published Date: Nov 09, 2015
This business-oriented white paper summarizes the wide-ranging benefits of the Hadoop platform, highlights common data processing use cases and explores examples of specific use cases in vertical industries. The information presented here draws on the collective experiences of three leaders in the use of Hadoop technologies—Dell and its partners Cloudera and Intel.
Published By: Panasonic
Published Date: Nov 09, 2015
This report will discuss which industries are set to gain the most from IoT, which use cases may be the most innovative, and how business leaders can strategically move towards an ever-connected enterprise landscape.
In a panel discussion at the 12th annual SAS Health Analytics
Executive Forum in May 2015, leaders from Dignity Health,
Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey, Janssen
Pharmaceuticals and SAS shared what they have done to prove
the value of analytics to their business leaders – and what has
worked for them as they developed an analytic culture in their
organizations and put analytic insights to work.
While a manufacturing execution system (MES) is often viewed as “just” a tool for helping the “shop people” go about their day-to-day tasks, the fact is that such a system also has more than ample potential to help transform the shop floor into a business center of excellence, and propel the company forward as it targets market leadership. Performance efficiencies gained with MES can open up the possibility of increasing output and profitability, all with existing production assets. MES can offer a quick, hassle-free way to turn shop floor operations into a corporate center of excellence.
In his annual list of strategic issues for the CIO, tech blogger and Oracle chief communications officer Bob Evans estimates the CIO fulfills four major roles, each of which directly contributes to the success of the business. Look around at the retail IT leaders you admire most and you will find that they fulfill every role. This eBook takes a closer look at the Business Transformer, Customer Expert and Advocate, Technology Visionary and the Culture Warrior.
Being the CIO of a retail business is no easy task, as evidenced by the high turnover rate. Much is asked of CIOs, perhaps too much. This eBook summarizes the top priorities every retail CIO should have on their radar. From Securing Data to Co-developing Consumer Journeys with the CMO, this eBook provides clear direction and actionable recommendations to get tech leaders started.
Business and IT leaders are looking to virtualization and cloud computing to deliver unprecedented agility for supporting a wide range of objectives, including cost management, increased mobility, higher application availability, and greater responsiveness to customer-related opportunities.
The BountyJobs Direct Hire Agency Benchmarking Reports are released twice a year to provide business leaders with key insights into trends and past performance of the agency recruiting marketplace, where companies seek some of the most highly sought-after candidates.
Business intelligence and analytics leaders must re-evaluate and evolve the capabilities of their teams to ensure that they can leverage bimodal work practices to engage, communicate and adapt to new developments in business analytics, including diagnostic and predictive analytics.
Data discovery appeals strongly to business users, but some business intelligence leaders are reluctant to ensure adoption. Data discovery is filling the gap between traditional BI and advanced analytics, and this research explains why and how BI leaders should support its use.
In this report we will explore the components of AP automation and the challenges they help AP departments overcome. We will also discuss how connecting business travel, related expenses and
invoice management can transform an AP operation by providing total visibility into employee spend. AP leaders often believe they are leveraging the power of AP automation but are actually only using
some components of a truly automated solution. Let’s explore what true automation means to accounts payable.
Forward-thinking IT departments are using the cloud as a transformative engine, helping them transition from tactical systems administrators to strategic service brokers. In doing so, they have an opportunity to redefine their partnership with business groups and become more influential, effective leaders of revenue and growth.
In today's technology landscape, IT organizations face many diverse and ever-changing challenges that require flexibility in cloud deployment. Many companies have heard of the hybrid cloud and the opportunities it can offer, but like with all technologies, businesses want to know more. This webcast aims to shed more light on the topic, as we bring to you the insights of Forrester Research, business leaders and industry experts addressing similar situations.
Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Sep 15, 2015
There are many ways to take advantage of the rich set of collaboration tools provided by Microsoft Skype for Business (formerly Lync). IT leaders should consider a cap-and grow strategy where investment dollars in legacy systems are capped and the financial and IT resources are reallocated to grow Skype for Business.
Showing a softer side of manufacturing is winning over executives, according to a new study conducted by the FORTUNE Knowledge Group and gyro. While conventional wisdom and the standard manufacturing marketing approach would indicate that hard elements are more compelling, this new research suggests that the opposite is true: A significant majority of business leaders are moving to a more innate approach to decision-making, trusting their gut and relying on “soft” factors, such as company culture, reputation and level of trust, to help them make decisions.
The digital age has driven a rapid transformation of the IT role. No longer an order-taker, IT must now become a game-changer for the organization, according to new research gyro conducted addressing the perceptions, expectations and future priorities of IT. For IT to become a true change agent and business consultant, it must embrace its “human side” and show its relevance to business operations’ and leaders’ success. For many IT groups, this requires a change in culture and an updated mindset about the department’s ultimate purpose and focus, along with improvements in interdepartmental communication.