Progressive retailers have shifted to integrated store lifecycle (SLM) systems enabled by Integrated Workplace Management System (IWMS) to provide a seamless integration of all phases of the entire real estate lifecycle process from market planning; through site selection, store design and construction; to day-to-day operations such as lease administration and facility management.
This whitepaper discovers how by implementing cloud computing across 6 fundamental workloads can transfer the way whole groups employees do their jobs, enabling them to speed new development and uncover new sources of revenue.
Published By: Compuware
Published Date: Aug 30, 2013
Highly complex, modern applications are being brought to market faster than ever before. With DevOps accelerating release cycles, it’s harder than ever before to find and fix performance issues from reaching production.
This paper discusses the selection requirements and benefits for a common APM platform to be used for proactive lifecycle-based performance management across development, test and production.
The purpose of this white paper is to describe the provider thinking and product elements that must be addressed to change the data center selection process from one that is tactical to one that is strategic in nature.
Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Mar 13, 2018
With the increase in mobility and the growth of distributed teams, it’s essential that you select audio devices that offer the best flexibility, quality and reach needed to support collaboration anywhere on any device.
To meet these requirements, Polycom offers a broad selection of easy-to-use, high-quality desk phones, conference phones, and applications. The phones support crystal-clear conversations and seamlessly integrate with a wide range of communication environments including open-SIP and Skype for Business and Office 365.
This comprehensive guide will provide you:
Guidance on selecting devices for different workspaces
Information on the newest collaboration features and benefits
Overview and comparison of the latest Polycom desk phones and conference phones
As the company continued to expand, the decision was taken in 2011 to find a different package to support its international service desk operations across Europe, the US, India and Australia.
Hollister launched a competitive tender to find the right solution for its needs and explored several options as part of the selection process. Mike and the team were immediately impressed by Cherwell, both by the working culture and the flexibility and ease of use of its solutions.
Published By: Datastax
Published Date: Aug 03, 2018
Distributed cloud databases are transforming the way organizations do business. Read this new, informative guide to learn what distributed cloud databases are and why they’re what’s required to power Right-Now Economy applications. You'll also get straightforward yet detailed information on the database requirements for today’s applications, the limitations of relational databases, and the importance of data autonomy in database selection. With Designing a Distributed Cloud Database for Dummies, you'll learn how enterprises can meet and exceed customer expectations by way of modern applications and distributed cloud databases.
Mobile devices help clinicians improve the quality of patient care and save lives by improving staff communication and collaboration, and by providing instant access to a wealth of mission-critical information — from real-time lab results to a change in a patient’s condition or verification of the “5 rights” of medication administration at the patient bedside. In addition, mobility also helps healthcare organizations comply with important governmental and regulatory safety standards, without tasking an already overburdened nursing staff with additional paperwork. This white paper provides guidance for planning and implementing a clinical mobility solution in today’s healthcare environment, including a five-step roadmap to help key stakeholders identify needs.
Get the Secrets to Designing a Resilient, Secure Campus Network. Download our 2019 buyer's guide to learn more.
It’s challenging to design, deploy, and manage a campus network. Adding to this, aging equipment can slow your network down and hinder your ability to advance IT innovations that help keep your business
competitive. What's more, the proliferation of devices and IoT sensors can expose your network to cyberattacks and other security threats.
Our 2019 Buyer’s Guide can help you modernize your campus network, reducing OpEx while delivering a richer, more reliable user experience. Learn about the key trends and challenges that shape your campus network design and the essential considerations that should influence your selection process.
While the accumulated knowledge of a portfolio manager should not be undervalued, a move toward more systematic instrument selection could ultimately enhance fund returns. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to constitute investment advice or an investment recommendation within the meaning of federal, state, or local law. Investing involves risk, including possible loss of principal. This study was sponsored by BlackRock. BlackRock is not affiliated with Greenwich Associates, LLC, or any of their affiliates. iSHARES and BLACKROCK are registered trademarks of BlackRock, Inc., or its subsidiaries. All other marks are the property of their respective owners. Prepared by BlackRock Investments, LLC, member FINRA. BlackRock, Inc. is not affiliated with The Economist. 530180
Published By: InsideUpbg
Published Date: May 21, 2015
I. Find Exceptional Talent with Applicant Tracking and Verification Services
II. Important Facts about Applicant Tracking and Verification
III. Key Benefits of Applicant Tracking and Verification Services
IV. Potential Drawbacks
V. Top Questions to Ask Vendors
VI. Capabilities to Look for in a Provider
VII. Making Your Final Selection
Companies exploring offshore software development often find an overwhelming array of options. For example, is India the best choice? What about China, Russia or Brazil? Time, distance and language barriers also make it difficult to assess the quality of offshore developers. How can businesses reduce the risks of offshoring?
Join Jive and Rajat Paharia -- "the father of gamification" -- for a discussion on how to better motivate, engage, and create true loyalty.
Jive is digging into the hottest books in the social collaboration space. Join the Jive Book Club for exclusive invites to webinars with the authors, an invite to the Jive Community group to share your thoughts with your peers and the chance to win prizes – you might even learn something new!
Their first selection is Loyalty 3.0: How Big Data & Gamification are Revolutionizing Customer & Employee Engagement by Rajat Paharia — the “father of gamification.”
Loyalty 3.0 is a Wall Street Journal and New York Times best-seller that cracks the code on the ways big data and gamification can motivate, engage, and create true loyalty your customers, employees, and partners.
Selecting the right single sign-on solution (SSO) for your organization can be a daunting task. Competing solutions offer varying levels of application support, management overhead, and potentially confusing (and counter- productive) cost structures. But the upside in terms of improved security, manageability and user productivity enhancements provided by the right SSO solution can be dramatic.
The questions contained within are intended to help you collect and organize the critical information you need to make a well-informed decision for your organization. Please use them as a guide during your due diligence and vendor selection process. Please download the white paper to learn more.
Make an informed decision on the right firewall for your business with The Firewall Buyers Guide.
This guide gives you:
- The fundamentals of modern firewall technology
- The ten critical business requirements your next firewall needs to address
- Information on how to create a vendor request for proposal (RFP)
- A functional test plan to assist in your firewall selection process
Modern eProcurement solutions promise greater efficiency through improved AP integration, tighter controls, standardized processes, and supplier connectivity. This Paystream Advisors survey report focuses on current attitudes toward eProcurement solutions, how they're being used, and why (and how) that usage is changing. The report also includes an overview of eProcurement capabilities, best practices, and selection criteria.
Published By: Tenable
Published Date: Sep 14, 2018
"Insights and ideas to help you evaluate vendors and improve your security program.
Organizations seeking to evaluate vulnerability assessment solutions turn to the “Gartner Market Guide for Vulnerability Assessment” for expert help in navigating the market. Tenable is pleased to provide a complimentary copy of the report.
According to Gartner, “the vulnerability assessment (VA) market is mature, but is being challenged by the need to cover changing device demographics and emerging technologies and better represent true risk.” Gartner addresses these considerations and others in the 2018 Market Guide for Vulnerability Assessment, providing insights that will help you evaluate vendors and improve your security program.
The scope of the market for vulnerability assessment solutions, common use cases and challenges
Recommendations for identifying requirements and vendor selection criteria
Changing device demographics and other trends impacting the market and effective v
Published By: Microsoft
Published Date: Jul 20, 2018
This guide presents a structured approach for designing cloud
applications that are scalable, resilient, and highly available. The guidance
in this ebook is intended to help your architectural decisions regardless
of your cloud platform, though we will be using Azure so we can share
the best practices that we have learned from many years of customer
In the following chapters, we will guide you through a selection of important
considerations and resources to help determine the best approach for your
1. Choosing the right architecture style for your application based on the kind of
solution you are building.
2. Choosing the most appropriate compute and data store technologies.
3. Incorporating the ten high-level design principles to ensure your application
is scalable, resilient, and manageable.
4. Utilizing the five pillars of software quality to build a successful cloud
5. Applying design patterns specific to the problem you are trying to
Published By: CFO.com
Published Date: Sep 21, 2011
CFO magazine explored trends in the procurement of technology, financial services and other services by U.S. corporations. The study, "The Senior Finance Team and Corporate Purchasing Decisions: Product and Service Investment Plans, Vendor Selection Process, and the Impact of Media on the Decision Making Process" identifies the extent and types of purchases that companies will make, the role of the finance team in corporate purchasing decisions, the criteria used for vendor selection, and the trends and influence of various types of media on vendor choices.
The online customer experience, Web 2.0 and the consumerization of technology are driving online sales strategies, as well as the demand for site redesigns and upgrades. Use this Magic Quadrant during vendor evaluation and selection.