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  • Managing Collaboration Apps in the Age of BYOA: Bridging the Gap Between Users and IT

    IT organizations stand at an important crossroads, one that will define whether they are a part of important strategic business decisions or relegated to the sidelines – all due to the accelerating BYOA (Bring Your Own Application) trend. Learn more.

  • Endpoint Security Demands Defense in-depth and Advanced Analytics

    When it comes to endpoint security, large organizations find themselves in a difficult situation. Most enterprises have host-based security software (i.e., antivirus software) installed on almost every PC and server, yet their IT assets are constantly attacked—and often compromised—by sophisticated malware and targeted attacks. Read now!

  • An IT Auditor’s Guide to Security Controls & Risk Compliance

    Most organizations must comply with multiple standards covering privacy, corporate financial data, Protected Health Information and credit card data. Fortunately, the overlapping standards agree on a single concept; implementing appropriate security controls to protect information from improper disclosure. Learn more.

  • The Convergence of Security and Compliance

    This white paper explains how a single, positive security solution, such as Bit9, facilitates the convergence of compliance and security—one agent that provides visibility, detection, response and protection and can automate and manage compliance for PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, FISMA, GLBA, GPG 13, NERC CIP and other regulations. Read now!

  • Rapidly Respond to Advanced Attacks in Motion with Bit9 + Carbon Black

    Introduction Traditional incident response (IR) processes are being overwhelmed. The increased volume of attacks has caused the number of alerts from detection devices to balloon dramatically. Organizations try to apply traditional incident response processes and procedures for each alert, but discover those procedures are insufficient for continuous application at an enterprise scale. Learn more.

  • Prepare For the Post-AV Era Part 1: Five Alternatives To Endpoint Antivirus

    As malware increases in sophistication and the number of new variants rises, antivirus (AV) technologies have steadily become less effective at stopping advanced threats to employee endpoints and servers, and security and risk (S&R) professionals have begun to realize this, as evidenced by survey results showing decreased adoption and interest in AV among small and medium-size businesses and enterprises alike. Learn more.

  • Endpoint Threat Detection, Response and Prevention for Dummies

    Traditional signature-based endpoint protection solutions struggle to protect against today’s advanced threats and zero-day attacks. Enterprises need to detect and respond based on real-time monitoring and a continuous recorded history to reduce the attack surface with leading default-deny prevention solutions. Read on.

  • Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Backup Software and Integrated Appliances

    Gartner provides analysis and evaluation of the leading providers that offer a range of traditional to innovative recovery capabilities. Learn more.

  • Windows Azure IaaS: High Availability and Disaster Recovery with SIOS

    Learn how to get high availability and disaster recovery protection for critical applications (i.e., SQL Server) in four HA/DR models in Windows Azure.

  • The Essential Guide: Achieving High Availability for SharePoint Data

    In this white paper, best-selling IT author Michael Noel examines the different approaches to dealing with the growth of content within SharePoint. Read now!

  • A Better Way to Globalize SharePoint

    Read this white paper and learn about the only complete SharePoint synchronization and high availability solution that meets all aspects of a global SharePoint deployment. Learn more.

  • Symantec June Intelligence Report

    The monthly intelligence report, provides the latest analysis of cyber security threats, trends, and insights from the Symantec intelligence team concerning malware, spam, and other potentially harmful business risks. Learn more.

  • Symantec Internet Security Threat Report 2014

    In 2013, data breaches hit businesses hard. The end of last year provided a painful reminder that everyday cyber-crime remains, and threats from adversaries continue to target businesses and consumers. Download this paper to learn more about important key trends to help keep you and your organization safe. Read now!

  • Dragonfly: Cyberespionage Attacks Against Energy Suppliers

    New research from Symantec has uncovered an attack campaign against a range of targets in the energy sector in the US and Europe. This new malware campaign Dragonfly, also known as Energetic Bear, follows in the footsteps of Stuxnet, which was the first major malware campaign to target ICS systems, although this new campaign has a much broader focus. Find out more in this Symantec Security Response Report. Learn more.

  • Stop Guessing, Start Measuring: How to Use Mobile Analytics to Deliver the Best App

    Where the business performance of their mobile app portfolios are concerned, most companies are flying blind. While traditional application portfolios are held to all kinds of ROI measure, the investment plan for mobile apps – increasingly the more crucial bet – is made by guesswork and dart-throwing. Learn more.

  • APIs & MBaaS: How to Extend Your Enterprise Architecture for a Mobile World

    Download this white paper and learn how each of these requirements can help you seamlessly mobilize your enterprise data to improve your mobile apps. Learn more.

  • Three Principles of the Mobile Era or Mastering the Mobile Shift: Three Keys to the New Enterprise

    In this white paper, you will learn the tools, technologies and strategies that are necessary for a mobile-ready IT to master the three keys to the new enterprise. Read on to see why 70% of Fortune 100 companies use Appcelerator for their mobile projects. Download the whitepaper here.

  • SharePoint High Availability

    Read this white paper to learn how you can achieve high availability within your SharePoint environment. Find out how to give your entire user community to continually access SharePoint, whether to submit new work, update or alter existing work or collect the results of previous work at all times. Learn more.

  • Avoid the Sales/IT Collision Scenario: Using Apps for Better Collaboration

    This InfoWorld research report, based on an IDG QuickPulse survey administered to IT professionals, will provide insight into the BYOA trend, identify pain points associated with traditional online meeting tools, and address business-driven IT requirements that benefit the overall organization. Learn more.

  • Six Steps to Continuous Application Readiness

    This white paper outlines and defines the Six Steps to Continuous Application Readiness: A comprehensive, automated approach to a predictable process for preparing and delivering any application to any device at any time and developed by Flexera Software. Read now.

  • Viewfinity and Pass-the-Hash

    Pass the hash is an extremely common method hackers employ to use your own systems against you. Learn how removing admin rights significantly decreases the ability to use local admin credentials in a PtH attack. Read now!

  • IT Manager's Journal: 10 Ways SMBs Can Accelerate Workload Deployments

    IT is facing some significant challenges today, such as moving to highly virtualized environments, integrating BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) and implementing cloud. While working with limited staff and budgets, how can SMBs accelerate workload deployments? Read now for more!

  • Under Cloud Cover: How Leaders are Accelerating Competitive Differentiation

    One out of five organizations has discovered a secret source of competitive differentiation which allows them to serve customers in new ways, reimagine their business models, gather valuable insights from their data and tap expertise across the enterprise. The secret, Cloud computing. Learn more.

  • Private Clouds: Easing Deployment and Management

    This paper from IDC describes how IBM® System x® cloud solutions, featuring the latest Intel® Xeon® processors, offer a wide range of entry points to each individual customer, from those new to cloud computing and just getting started, to experienced users seeking higher-level capabilities.

  • Deliver Your Software Services via the Cloud

    In today’s competitive business environment, independent software vendors (ISVs) can deliver innovative services to their customers via a cloud infrastructure. This white paper from VMware and mindSHIFT Technologies discusses ways that ISVs can capitalize on the cloud.

  • Printer Installer: Eliminating Print Servers

    Printer Installer is an on-premise web application that enables you to centrally manage and deploy Windows shared or direct iP printers. Printer installer also empowers your end-users to self-install printers with a single, web-based, printer installation portal for your entire enterprise. Learn more.

  • Digital Age/Digital Goods

    Many digital offerings are sold on a subscription and recurring basis. Bring Digital Goods and Subscribers Together - this eBook gives you nine essentials for acquiring subscription and recurring revenue customers. Read on.

  • Small Business Project Management Software Buying Guide

    So you are considering purchasing project management software for your small business. But, with so many software choices out there, you need to make sure that you are picking the right solution. Read more.

  • Fax Survival Guide: How to Avoid Disaster & Distress with Cloud Fax Services

    Download the eBook, A Fax Survival Guide: How to Avoid Disaster & Distress with Cloud Fax Services, to learn how IT administrators can avoid their fate as a “doomsday faxer” by taking fax services to the cloud.

  • Boosting Efficiency and Lowering Costs with Cloud Fax Services

    Staying up to date with the most current faxing technology can be difficult for companies who have a limited operating budget and their own unique infrastructure requirements. Fortunately, a solution to easily and cost-effectively adopt the latest fax services has arrived — Esker Cloud Fax Services.

  • 7 Advantages of Moving Fax to the Cloud

    Relying on a fax machine or fax server is something many businesses are all too familiar with. The extra costs, tedious tasks and resource requirements can add up quickly, putting a strain on your bottom line. Now, you can simplify your ability to send faxes in any ERP environment with Esker Cloud Fax Services!

  • The Cloud Fax Advantage

    It’s time to update your fax services and reduce the pains of manual faxing methods with Esker Cloud Fax Services. Read on!

  • A SANS WhatWorks Case Study: Increase Security and Reduce Costs by Managing Admin Rights with Process-based Privilege Management

    Download this customer interview conducted by John Pescatore, SANS Director of Emerging Security Trends and formerly Gartner’s Lead Security Analyst for 13 years, as he presents a beneficial user-to-user account and case study.

  • Quantifying the Business Benefits of Red Hat Enterprise Linux Solutions

    Enterprises are increasingly adopting Linux as a secure, reliable, and high-performing platform that lowers acquisition and operating costs while providing the agility needed to anticipate and react to changing business conditions. Learn more.

  • Vendor Landscape: IT Asset Management

    Read this report and understand what features are available from asset management software providers and how they can benefit your organization. Learn more.

  • Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Service Desk

    Read this white paper to understand what’s new in the Enterprise Service Desk market.

  • EMA Research Report: Demystifying Cloud

    This EMA™ research report examines how small, medium, and large enterprises across industries have implemented private cloud technologies to deliver business value. Read now!

  • Simplify and Accelerate Service Delivery with SmartCloud Orchestrator: Cloud Management for your IT Services

    This infographic illustrates the key functionality of IBM SmartCloud Orchestrator including the three tiers that make up SCO as well as it's key benefits. View now.

  • Choosing the Right Tools for SharePoint 2013 Customization

    Feeling limited by your SharePoint customization tools? Read this tech brief to learn how Dell code-free customization solutions can help you address the most common custom requirements to get even more out of your investment. Read more.

  • How to Build Rich SharePoint Forms Quickly without Code

    Feeling limited by your SharePoint forms capabilities? Read this new tech brief to learn how Dell™ Quick Apps for SharePoint can help you create rich forms quickly, without writing custom code. Learn more.

  • Infragistics Re-invents Beta Testing with Continuous Delivery of On-Demand Customer Sandboxes

    When a successful ISV needed to get their products into the hands of their power users as early and as often as possible, the traditional solution of nightly builds put unnecessary burden on the customer and internal IT teams. How did Infragistics meet the needs of Beta testers for updated builds on-demand and shorten the feedback loop? Find out now!

  • Accelerating Business Application Development

    This white paper will illustrate how adopting cloud-based development and testing approaches for your organization will ensure you close the gap between idea and implementation. Learn more.

  • Top Ten Best Practices for vSphere Application Backups

    In a virtualized world, different backup solutions can gather data from different locations, complicating data protection for enterprise applications. This white paper offers ten best practices for backing up critical business applications in a vSphere environment.

  • Free Study Guide for Microsoft Certification Exam 74-409

    This study guide for Microsoft's 74-409 Server Virtualization with Windows Server Hyper-V and System Center exam will take you through each of the exam objectives, helping you to prepare for and pass the examination

  • VMware vSphere Backups: What are you Missing?

    This white paper explains the vSphere backup process and highlights what may be missing in your environment. Follow these four steps to help ensure a successful vSphere backup. Read on.

  • IBM Private Cloud for Dummies

    Whether public, private, or hybrid, cloud computing is becoming an increasingly integral part of many companies’ business and technology strategy. In an attempt to keep up with are turning to flexible, elastic, and self-service computingbusiness innovation and change, companies resources that they can easily manage and scale in the cloud.

  • Flying High on the Use of Red Hat Enterprise Linux

    Flybe was one of the 21 companies that were interviewed for quantitative results on their operations as part of an IDC ROI analysis. This case study presents the qualitative side of the company's story.

  • Software Defined Storage - The Missing Link for Cloud and the Software Defined Datacenter

    This EMA paper gives insights on why storage matters for cloud and what's the advantages of storage virtualization for cloud. It reviews IBM’s software defined storage infrastructure solution and highlights the competitive differentiator for IBM's SmartCloud offering.

  • Hybrid Cloud Backup Delivers More for Less

    In this technology brief, research firm Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) shares their perspective on the increasing importance of a hybrid approach which combines on-premise and cloud capabilities to meet today's data protection requirements.

  • GB/SMB Analyst report: Pay As-You-Grow Data Protection

    In this analyst paper John Webster from Evaluator Group discusses the data protection requirements for the SMB IT administrator and uses IBM Tivoli’s Full-featured Data Protection Suite for Small to Medium Businesses as an example of a solution. IBM Tivoli Storage Manager Suite for Unified Recovery (TSM SUR) includes the advanced functionality of solutions designed for the enterprise data center, but is offered in a way that is easily implemented and consumed by the SMB.

  • Protect Your SharePoint Data

    There is a misconception out there that governance has somehow been defined within SharePoint -- that there is a universally accepted model for every deployment type that is endorsed by Microsoft and/or the SharePoint expert community.

  • SharePoint Governance Best Practices

    SharePoint presents many unique backup issues only addressed by solutions purpose built for it. This ebook introduces the broad topic of disaster recovery and how its principles can be applied to SharePoint.

  • 10 Steps to Optimize SharePoint Performance

    This practical e-book by SharePoint MVP, Eric Shupps, provides a list of basic performance enhancements that provide tremendous improvements to the operation and performance of SharePoint.

  • Doing More With Less: How Red Hat Enterprise Linux Shrinks Total Cost of Ownership Compared to Windows

    IT organizations face the constant challenge of juggling two almost opposing priorities: continuously delivering business-critical application services while keeping IT expenses in line with budget constraints. Read on.

  • Linux Management with Red Hat Satellite Server: Measuring Business Impact and ROI

    This ROI study conducted by IDC is based on data gathered from structured in-depth interviews with representatives from over 10 IT organizations around the world using Red Hat Satellite to manage Red Hat Enterprise Linux. Read on.

  • How to Avoid the Coming Backup Crunch

    Worried about big data and other drivers that are pushing your traditional backup products beyond their capabilities? Find out about a new approach that helps companies slash costs and avoid recovery point delays.

  • Building Higher IT Business Continuity in the Face of Disaster

    In this white paper learn what specific initial and follow-up steps to take to upgrade your disaster preparedness. Read more.

  • Automating the Exemption Certificate Lifecycle

    Still relying on old-school paper trails to manage exemption certificates for nontaxable sale? You could be exposing yourself to audit risk. Ditch the filing cabinet and go digital. Learn more.

  • Sales Tax Survival Guide

    Compliance doesn’t have to cost you a bundle. Familiarize yourself with these 8 common sales and use tax challenges and how you can overcome them in Dynamics ERP.

  • Definitive Guide to Sales & Use Tax

    Local governments are revising tax laws to increase revenue. What's not taxable today, could be tomorrow. Download this guide now!

  • Audit Preparation Checklist

    The answer is very simple for a state auditor: probably not. Odds are your business isn’t totally compliant. And with states getting serious about collecting what they’re owed, there’s a high degree of likeliness that you could find yourself facing an audit in the near future. Are you prepared?

  • 12 Little-Known Facts Every Business Owner Should Know About Backing Up Their Data and Choosing a Remote Backup Service

    Believe it or not, many small businesses ignore the warning signs of a possible data disaster, or just choose not to protect themselves. Don’t become a statistic! Read now!

  • Securing Active Directory: An Ounce of Prevention or a Pound of Cure?

    Discover how to quicken and simplify three common, overlooked Active Directory (AD) security tasks: establishing and delegating permissions, remediating misconfigurations and auditing changes.

  • Nightmare on Delegation Street with Native Active Directory Tools

    Delegating Active Directory (AD) permissions – and managing and reporting on those delegations – is a nightmare. If you’re using native tools, that is. Learn how to put your AD delegation nightmares to rest – forever.

  • Are You Spending More than You Realize on Active Directory Management?

    Learn about the six key essential Active Directory (AD) management tasks, estimate the costs a company incurs every year and explore how investing in the right tools can make managing AD easier and cheaper.

  • 14 Ways to More Secure and Efficient Active Directory Administration

    Do your Active Directory (AD) tools provide the right amount of security? Do they allow you to complete tasks quickly and without error? Find out how to get the most out of them.

  • What Email Can Tell You About Your Organization?

    Explore how to find answers to traditional messaging management questions – such as usage, trends, migration planning and more – and mine your Exchange store for insights that will improve your business. Read this informative report. Read now!

  • AD Recovery: Be More Prepared

    Active Directory’s Recycle Bin won’t restore improperly changed attributes, nor recover external objects. To ensure AD integrity, you’ll need to plan for multiple scenarios and include broader recovery capabilities. Read now!

  • Active Directory Forest Disaster Recovery: What You Don’t Know WILL Hurt You

    The more you know about Active Directory forest disasters, the better prepared you’ll be when one occurs. Read now.

  • FAQ: Windows Server 2012 Recycle Bin and Recovery Manager for AD

    Among the functionality upgrades in Windows Server 2012 are improvements to Active Directory’s Recycle Bin. While this addresses many previous problems, it’s not the solution to all AD recovery concerns. Read now.

  • Top Five Questions You Should Ask Before Purchasing A Two-Factor Authentication Solution

    In this technical brief, discover five things to consider before purchasing a two-factor authentication solution. Then, discover a powerful option that not only addresses each consideration, but ensures you know who's accessing your network resources.

  • The Right Way to Prove Identity and Establish Trust

    Right now, one of your employees is accessing network resources. Do you know who it is? See how to verify user identities and protect your company’s critical information. Read this technical brief.

  • The Active Directory Management and Security You've Always Dreamed Of

    Businesses need more from their Windows security structure. Learn how employing the right security solution can help your organization avoid common errors and inconsistencies that lead to security breaches.

  • Access Control is Easy: Use Active Directory Groups and Manage Them Well

    Good access control results from avoiding the use of local groups by assigning permissions through Active Directory (AD) groups. Learn how AD groups are at the center of access control and governance – and what it takes to manage them.

  • The Keys to the Kingdom Limiting Active Directory Admin

    Learn the security risks associated with the simple implementation of the domain controller security model, and gain insight into the best practices for separating the role of domain controller administrator from domain administration using native tools.

  • 12 Essential Tasks of Active Directory Domain Services

    Learn the 12 major tasks of Active Directory Domain Services (AD DS) administration and management, and how your organization can reduce AD workloads through the implementation of proper management, automation and administration tools.

  • 2013 BYOD and Mobile Security Report

    Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is a popular topic this year as more companies are adopting employee-owned mobile devices (or deciding against it for security and data control reasons). The 160,000 member Information Security Community on LinkedIn conducted the survey “BYOD & Mobile Security 2013” to shed some light on the drivers for BYOD, how companies will benefit from BYOD, and how they respond to the security risks associated with this trend. Read on.

  • Supercharge Your Infrastructure

    SSDs provide modest performance gains, but flash as a new memory tier is optimal. Maximize performance and get enterprise reliability with Fusion’s architecture.

  • Tolly Test Report - Fusion ioControl n5 Hybrid Storage Architecture

    An independent white paper with test results validating the Fusion ioControl hybrid storage achieving 3X IOPS and 4-5X read performance in the same footprint as a conventional hybrid.Learn more.

  • ESG Lab Validation Report - Fusion ioControl n5-SPX

    An independent white paper with test results validating the Fusion ioControl hybrid storage achieving 3X IOPS and 4-5X read performance in the same footprint as a conventional hybrid. Learn more.

  • The 5 Key Tactics for Dealing with Advanced Persistent Threats

    Advanced Persistent Threat (APT) attacks exploit a single vulnerability and then use that foothold to penetrate more systems and gain access to more corporate information. A recent QuinStreet web seminar, sponsored by Lumension, discussed APT attacks and tactics for preventing them. This paper summarizes the talks given during that web seminar.

  • Taking the Sting Out of Java Vulnerabilities

    Java vulnerabilities have dominated the security headlines. Some observers now say organizations should simply turn off the ubiquitous software platform. But what if there were a better way? Read on.

  • Redefining Defense-in-Depth

    As the cyber threat landscape continues to intensify, a multi-layered, overlapping, proactive approach to security is vital. Read this white paper and learn the about the decreasing effectiveness of traditional protection and how to apply today’s defense-in-depth approach to your endpoint security. Learn more.

  • Guide to Patch Management Best Practices

    With the sophistication and sheer volume of exploits targeting major applications and operating systems, the speed of assessment and deployment of security patches across your complex IT infrastructure is key to mitigating risks and remediating vulnerabilities. Here are recommended steps to cure your patch management headache. Learn more!

  • Closing the Antivirus Protection Gap: A Comparative Study on Effective Endpoint Protection Strategies

    Corporate economic concerns have put increased pressure on already limited IT resources in recent years as the onslaught of malware and sophistication of cyber attacks continues to grow at exponential rates. As a result, 50% of endpoint operating costs are directly attributable to malware,1 yet, corporate IT budgets are still focused on maintaining stand alone antivirus as the keystone in endpoint security. Read on.

  • Committed to Memory: Protecting Against Memory-Based Attacks

    Memory injections are on the rise. And traditional endpoint security tools can do little to stop them. Here’s what you need to know about memory-based attacks—and how to effectively protect against them. Read on.

  • What Dropbox Can’t Do for Your Business

    Thinking about using Dropbox for file sharing? Think again. Here’s a list of 33 things Dropbox can’t do for your business. Learn more.

  • The Forrester Wave™: Privileged Identity Management, Q1 2014

    This report details findings from Forrester Research, Inc. of the top nine solution providers for privileged identity management based on an 18-criteria evaluation. See how each stand in relation to each other. Read more.

  • Windows Least Privilege Management and Beyond

    This white paper examines security, compliance and efficiency issues surrounding least privilege management for Windows servers, and explains where native Windows tools fall short and how Centrify Server Suite delivers secure delegation of privileged access.

  • 7 Advantages of Moving Fax to the Cloud

    Read this guidebook to learn how your company can become more time- and cost-efficient by adopting an ERP-integrated and fully automated cloud fax solution. Read now!

  • 2014 Symantec Internet Security Report

    The Symantec Internet Security Threat Report provides detailed information on Internet threats from the past year, offering a thorough analysis of their activity.

  • Silver Peak Positioned as a Leader in 2014 Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization

    Gartner has published its latest Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization. Be among the first to get complimentary access to this new report now!

  • Protect Your SharePoint Data

    This whitepaper introduces the broad topic of disaster recovery and how its principles can be specifically applied to the Microsoft SharePoint 2010 and 2013 platforms. Learn more.

  • Power of Cloud Executive Brief

    Read this executive report to discover how the cloud can open the door to more efficient, responsive and innovative ways of doing business. Read more.

  • IDC Brief: Cloud Computing in the Midmarket: Assessing the Options

    Read this analyst brief from IDC to learn about public, private and hybrid cloud models and how your organization can take advantage of them. Read on!

  • DCIG Analyst Report: Best Practices for Protecting Oracle Databases

    Read this white paper to learn the five best practices that will help every organization protect their Oracle databases and see why Dell NetVault Backup is ranked “Best in Class” for Oracle protection.

  • Windows Server 2012 – Are You Ready?

    Planning a migration to Windows Server 2012 R2? Explore its new features and benefits – as well as some key considerations when moving from a legacy platform – in this informative white paper.

  • Take Control of Your PST Problem

    Read about the best practices for PST file migrations so you can simply, quickly and safely complete your move. This informative white paper also examines tools that help effectively manage your environment after the migration.

  • Data Deduplication in Windows Server 2012 R2 in Depth

    Interested in Windows Server 2012 R2 deduplication? In this white paper by MVP Mike Resseler you will find all the details you need to know to get you started. Learn how deduplication in Windows Server 2012 R2 works including what methods are used and what you need to keep an eye on when starting with a deduplication project.

  • Best Practices for Virtualizing and Protecting Exchange Server

    Microsoft Exchange Server is really designed for use with physical hardware—and virtualization adds another layer of complexity. This white paper by MVP Brien Posey explains several best practices for successfully virtualizing Exchange.

  • Ensuring Enterprise Visibility, Auditing and Reporting for Windows Environments

    Learn how to easily identify and report on who has access to what files, folders and shares (and on what servers) in Active Directory. Plus, reduce the risk of security breaches and compliance failures.

  • Best Practices Guide for IT Governance & Compliance

    Federal regulations require businesses to know exactly what changes are made to structured and unstructured data within their corporate networks. Learn how the best practices for implementing a compliance solution in this white paper can help you minimize stress during your next IT compliance audit.

  • Managing Risk in an Active Directory Integrated Virtualized Environment

    Explore the interdependent and combined security issues of Active Directory (AD) and virtualization, as well as how to identify and manage these risks. Gain insight into the native audit capabilities of these technologies and learn how they provide centralized visibility into your IT environment.

  • Enterprise Best Practices for Real Time Auditing and Event

    With data being generated at a record-setting pace, it’s never been more critical for your organization to properly manage it. Learn how the insights in this white paper can help transform your IT organization and help them intelligently collect, organize and store data.

  • Who, What, When, Where and Why: Tracking the 5 Ws of Change in Active Directory, SharePoint, SQL Server, Exchange and VMware

    Many organizations rely on IT to prevent and detect tampering, unauthorized access or errors within their key enterprise technologies. Learn the limitations and capabilities of native auditing tools and how a third-party solution can help protect your system, data, productivity and bottom line.

  • Enabling Devices and Device Management for Your Mobility/BYOD Program

    In this white paper, learn how to select the right mobile devices for your organization and manage them with efficiency, flexibility and security using Dell Enterprise Mobility Management and a range of Dell mobile devices.

  • Future Proof Your Mobility Strategy with Dell Enterprise Mobility Management

    This new white paper explains how Dell can help you securely keep your mobile team connected today and in the future as devices, operating systems and work habits constantly evolve.

  • Transforming Enterprise Applications for Mobile/BYOD Environments

    This new white paper explains how Dell Application Modernization and Development Solution Set can help you understand when to develop new mobile apps, modernize existing apps or implement a desktop virtualization solution.

  • Enhance and Optimize Your Mobility/BYOD Infrastructure

    In this new white paper, learn how new technnologies can help you increase mobile/BYOD performance and capacity, while protecting company resources and streamlining IT management.

  • Dell Mobility Solutions: A Powerful Portfolio

    In this new white paper, learn how Dell Mobility Solutions can help you balance security, efficiency and freedom of access with your BYOD strategy.

  • Server Security: A Reality Check

    Regardless of how they initially enter the organization, most attackers today still aim to compromise internal servers to steal user credentials, steal sensitive data, and turn compromised servers into hosting platforms used to help attackers steal even more assets. Yet, despite all the layers of security in place today, servers are still vulnerable. Read on.

  • Windows XP End of Life Handbook for Upgrade Latecomers

    April 8, 2014, is the end-of-life date for Windows XP and Microsoft Office 2003. After that date, there will be NO MORE security updates and critical patches available unless you pay the high cost of out-of-band support. Learn more.

  • The Convergence of Security and Compliance

    This white paper explains how a single, positive security solution, such as Bit9, facilitates the convergence of compliance and security—one agent that provides visibility, detection, response and protection and can automate and manage compliance for PCI-DSS, SOX, HIPAA, FISMA, GLBA, GPG 13, NERC CIP and other regulations.

  • 10 Ways to Protect your Company from a Data Breach

    As a result of the recent spate of high-profile data breaches at brand name retailers, compromising credit and debit card and other personally identifiable information for hundreds of millions of consumers in the process, data security has become priority No. 1 for many retailers in 2014. And for good reason, Read on,

  • Rapidly Respond to Advanced Attacks in Motion with Bit9 + Carbon Black

    Introduction Traditional incident response (IR) processes are being overwhelmed. The increased volume of attacks has caused the number of alerts from detection devices to balloon dramatically. Organizations try to apply traditional incident response processes and procedures for each alert, but discover those procedures are insufficient for continuous application at an enterprise scale. Learn more.

  • Designing an Adaptive Security Architecture to Protect Against Advanced Threats

    Enterprises are overly dependent on blocking and prevention mechanisms that are decreasingly effective against advanced attacks. Comprehensive protection requires an adaptive protection process integrating predictive, preventive, detective and response capabilities. Learn more.

  • Advanced Endpoint and Server Protection

    Endpoint protection has become the punching bag of security. For every successful attack, the blame seems to point directly to a failure of endpoint protection. Not that this is totally unjustified — most solutions for endpoint protection have failed to keep pace with attackers.

  • Hyper-V Virtual Labs Tips and Tricks

    Although most backup administrators understand the importance of testing their backups, comprehensive testing has often proven to be illusive. Server virtualization solves this problem by making lab testing much easier, but only if the virtual lab is configured properly. This white paper explores the challenges and benefits of testing your backups in a virtual lab.

  • Hyper-V Backup and Storage Best Practices

    Do you look at Hyper-V with questions on what the best approaches are for backup and storage? There are many decision points as well as approaches to take, some of which aren’t optimal for the current Hyper-V offering. This white paper from 11x MVP Brien Posey will look closely at key technologies for storage and backup for Hyper-V with additional perspective from Veeam.

  • vSphere 5.5 Top New Features and Upgrade Tips

    The latest version of VMware vSphere has a number of compelling features for companies looking to build modern data centers for service-centric IT organizations. This paper will navigate critical topics for companies on previous versions of vSphere as well as organizations starting the virtualization process.

  • 5 Reasons to Consider Disaster Recovery and High Availability as a Service

    Setting up a disaster recovery infrastructure doesn’t have to be a disaster. New advancements in cloud computing offer practical options for IT shops struggling with DR. Read more in this white paper.

  • FlashSystem: Technical Evolution to Deliver Business Value

    In this white paper, you will learn how this high-speed storage technology has tremendous potential to support I/O-intensive and/or latency-sensitive applications. Read now.

  • The New Era of Hybrid Cloud Data Protection

    Today’s organizations are finding the performance they need in hybrid cloud data protection solutions, along with the simplicity and flexibility they expect from cloud services. But what’s the best way to get started with cloud-based data protection? Read this white paper and find out!

  • GB/SMB Analyst Report: Pay-As-You Grow Data

    In this analyst paper John Webster from Evaluator Group discusses the data protection requirements for the SMB IT administrator and uses IBM Tivoli’s Full-featured Data Protection Suite for Small to Medium Businesses as an example of a solution. Read now.

  • Software Defined Storage: The Missing Link for Cloud and the Software Defined Datacenter

    This EMA paper gives insights on why storage matters for cloud and what's the advantages of storage virtualization for cloud. It reviews IBM’s software defined storage infrastructure solution and highlights the competitive differentiator for IBM's SmartCloud offering.

  • Private Cloud in the Hybrid Cloud Era

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