Most Popular WhitePapers

  • Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Application Platform as a Service, Worldwide
    Salesforce has been recognized by Gartner as a leader in this report for three years in a row. This graphic was published by Gartner, Inc. as part of a larger research document and should be evaluated in the context of the entire document. The Gartner document is available upon request from Salesforce.com. Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
  • High Growth Best Practices Guide
    What does high growth mean to your business? Ask your business peers that question and there will be critical elements and key priorities in common: the need for speed and efficiency, a future-proof technology strategy, and high-performance network connectivity, just to name a few. Of course, reliability, scalability, and security will also come up as indispensable aspects of any high-growth solution. This guide gives you an overview of the steps you need to build a foundation for sustainable growth -- the kinds of investments, drivers, and differentiators that are involved.
  • CA Test Data Manager: 7 Use Cases for Meeting Your Comprehensive Test Data Needs
    With the application economy in full swing, more organizations are turning to continuous delivery and DevOps development practices in order to quickly roll out applications. Rigorous and agile testing is critical to the delivery of quality software, which requires quality data to develop it. During this process, project delays can occur because testers frequently lack access to the data they need, when they need it. Read this white paper to learn how the right test data management system can identify complex data, generate missing data, and build more accurate tests.
  • Improved Connectivity is Transforming the Shopping Experience for Retailers and Customers Alike
    Customers today expect retailers to provide the best shopping experience possible. To accommodate these changing needs and provide an engaging and satisfying shopping experience, retailers must make use of leading-edge technologies to better serve their customers and react to changing market conditions. Unfortunately, the use of these newer technologies can strain retailers' legacy infrastructures. Read this executive brief to learn the importance of having an up-to-date infrastructure to better accommodate newer technologies that improve employee productivity, streamline operations, speed order fulfillment, and provide cross-channel functionality.
  • 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for ITSSM
    IT service support management tools are vital for infrastructure and operations organizations to manage support and delivery of IT services. This Magic Quadrant research profiles key vendors of enterprise ITSSM tools to help I&O leaders make better selections.
  • Mythbusting the Beliefs of DDoS Protection
    Today's DDoS attacks are an easy way to interrupt businesses. From holding a website hostage for a ransom, to blocking access to an application to make a political statement, or simply deflecting attention while other threat vectors steal information, DDoS is a growing concern for enterprises. Yet even in today's dynamic threat landscape, many enterprises still hold the belief that a dedicated DDoS protection solution is not important when their existing security solution may protect them 80 percent of the time. Others believe that what they adopted two years ago—let alone five years ago—still works today. In these instances, enterprises are gambling with their network. It's time to debunk some outmoded myths. There are five common mistakes that enterprises make when addressing DDoS. This white paper will shed some light on these failed practices, and provide insight into why they do not work.
  • Top 5 Ways to Enhance and Prevent Backup and Restore Failures
    Occasional backup failure is unavoidable. Repeat backup failures are unacceptable. Learn how to enhance your backup environment and minimize failures from experts in top performing companies. In five steps we reveal the secrets behind their success. Download this ebook now!
  • Solving Time Synchronization in Windows-Based Networks
    On-demand Event Event Date: May 19, 2016 Microsoft Windows® is a core component of enterprise networks worldwide. However, Windows is not known for the accurate time keeping essential for network and business operations. Many applications, such as shared cloud databases, virtualized environments, and billing and transaction systems rely heavily on accurate time stamps to be effective. Keeping accurate time in Windows-based networks is notoriously difficult. And it's becoming even more challenging in the face of virtualized environments and tightening legislative requirements. The pervasiveness of virtual machines (VM) alone, which are susceptible to clock drift, poses a substantial timing challenge. In this webcast you'll learn about the latest in technology to solve these network synchronization challenges, meet the upcoming legislative requirements, and directly address the problem of timekeeping in virtual environments. Featured Speakers: Paul Skoog, senior product marketing manager at Microsemi Corporation Steve Ratzlaff, director of marketing and support services for Greyware Automation Products, Inc.
  • 7 Ways Bots Hurt Your Website
    Building an attractive, efficient, and popular website is no easy task and the build isn't over when the website goes live. Modern Security/IT Teams, Marketing Teams, and Webmasters need to be aware that bots lurk around every corner, looking to infiltrate a website, alter their stats, distort performance metrics, steal data, and garner important information for another website or company's gain. Bad bots are a common problem, and there are several that can legitimately ruin your website. Learn about these common threats and how to prevent them from ruining your day.
  • 5 Reasons Your Storage Snapshots Aren't Working
    Snapshot-based data protection solutions were supposed to solve our backup challenges, weren't they? Then why are your backups still broken? Many issues with snapshots point to a need for better snapshot creation and management capabilities, to make backup and recovery more intelligent and more likely to succeed. If your snapshots are manually managed or of the "build-it-yourself" variety, there may be several reasons that they aren't working very well. Read this white paper to learn the five reasons why your storage snapshots may be failing and discover a better storage process.