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  • 365 Days and Counting... Your Playbook for Accelerating GDPR Readiness
    Source: Veritas
    Webcast: The countdown has started - the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect May 25, 2018.

    Are you ready? Hear what organizations of all sizes are doing to prepare themselves to get GDPR-ready.

    Register now for this global, virtual event to learn:

    -New research on the state of global GDPR readiness
    -Key tips for formulating a successful GDPR game plan
    -Insights and best practices for taking action today

    Attend this 25-minute roundtable for clear guidance on building a strong GDPR strategy for your organization.

    Featured Speakers:
    John O'Connor - Partner, William Fry
    Carla Arend - Sr. Program Director, IDC
    Lynn Lucas - Chief Marketing Officer, Veritas
  • The Global CISO Study
    Source: ServiceNow Inc
    White Paper: Enterprises face a rising risk to their financial performance, operational continuity, and reputation from information security breaches. According to research from the Ponemon Institute, costs per breach have increased by 30% in the last three years, and companies face a 26% probability of a material data breach in the next two years. At stake is the very survival of these enterprises, but most organizations are not prepared to deal with imminent threats.

    ServiceNow's survey of 300 chief information security officers (CISOs) investigates the state of security response in large organizations and their strategies for navigating this challenging environment.

    The results show that enterprises are not responding effectively-and CISOs are worried about the growing list of ever-evolving threats.
  • Improve IT Operational Response With Automation
    Source: Everbridge
    White Paper: In the digital economy, IT service disruptions can cost businesses a fortune! Thus it's critical that enterprises have in place the tools and processes necessary to detect issues, identify the source, and initiate remediation as quickly as possible. This tech dossier explains how automation of the operational response process can help enterprises minimize downtime of mission-critical business applications and services.
  • Planning for the Digital Future
    Source: SAP
    KnowledgeVault: The time to modernize your IT technology core is now. And the business suite of choice is SAP S/4HANA. Designed for a digital and connected world, SAP S/4HANA is the digital core that enables companies to run live. Learn how to fuel your organization and ensure one source of the truth for finance and operational data, let you respond faster to market fluctuations with real-time data and insights, and much more.
  • 8 Ways to Build Your Business Advantage
    Source: AMS.NET | Cisco
    White Paper: In today's global economy, innovation matters. For teams to innovate rapidly and with great frequency,they must be able to clearly communicate and closely collaborate. Miscommunication, misunderstanding and misinterpretation only leads to costly errors, bottlenecked business processes and market misfires. Most of these issues are avoidable.
  • 6 Things SMBs Must Know About Collaboration
    Source: AMS.NET | Cisco
    Research/Infographic: Cloud, Hybrid, And Premises-Based Deployments Spell The Future Of Collaboration. View this infographic to see why Small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) are actively expanding use of unified communication (UC) technologies.
  • Techniques for Dealing with Ransomware, Business Email Compromise and Spearphishing
    Source: KnowBe4
    White Paper: Phishing, spearphishing, CEO Fraud/Business Email Compromise (BEC) and ransomware represent a group of critical security threats that virtually every organization will encounter at some point - and most already have. This white paper addresses these critical security problems and offers 14 best practices for making organizations more secure.
  • The Best Exotic Marigold Hospital: Hilton Digital Experience┬á
    Source: NTT DATA
    Webcast: The hospitality industry has used digital tools giving guests a greater sense of autonomy, more personal choices and to reduce the "friction" inherent in travel and shopping. This session explores the question: How can healthcare use digital tools and the lessons from the hotel and retail industries to increase patients' sense of control and personalize the hospital stay in ways that result in more positive and more powerful patient engagement?
  • Demystifying SDN for the Network Engineer
    Source: Cisco Systems
    White Paper: Software-defined networking (SDN) can be a big change for network engineers, as it introduces a greater level of automation to networks. But this change can benefit your organization, through improved efficiency, accuracy, simplicity, and power. Get the full picture - download our "Demystifying SDN for the Network Engineer" white paper now.
  • Application Security and Performance
    Source: Akamai
    White Paper: Web application and DDoS attacks hit enterprises without warning or reason. The attacks can expose confidential data and website resources to malicious uses, reduce performance, and render sites unavailable. Responsible organizations proactively block web attacks to protect their reputations, site availability, site performance, and confidential data.
  • Top 10 Things to Look for in a Cloud Security Solution Provider
    Source: Akamai
    White Paper: Searching for a Cloud Security Provider can be confusing. Many providers appear the same at first glance: similar metrics, similar promises. The fact is, the information you need to make a real comparison requires asking questions and probing for details that cloud services vendors don't always volunteer. Use this list to be sure you've covered the essential elements for choosing the right cloud security provider to protect your organization from malicious cyberattacks.
  • Evaluation Guide: How to Choose the Right BI & Analytics Platform
    Source: Tableau Software
    White Paper: The transition to a modern business intelligence model requires IT to adopt a collaborative approach that includes the business in all aspects of the overall program. This guide focuses on the platform evaluation and selection. It is intended for IT to use collaboratively with business users and analysts as they assess each platform's ability to execute on the modern analytics workflow and address the diverse needs of users across the organization.
  • Redefining the role of IT in a Modern BI World
    Source: Tableau Software
    White Paper: As self-service analytics becomes the norm, the role of IT is evolving from a producer to a strategic partner. IT professionals are helping their organizations transition from a traditional top-down approach to analytics driven by IT to a self-service approach enabled by IT and led by the business. This change requires a new framework and overall strategy. Organizations must revisit past decisions supporting the core foundational components of a BI program - people, process, and platform - and make adjustments, as outlined in this paper.
  • Top 10 Business Intelligence Trends for 2017
    Source: Tableau Software
    White Paper: Over the last few years, data has become the lifeblood of organizations. Those that harnessed the power of this data by empowering business users found competitive advantage and were able to innovate faster. This change caused tension in organizations between the old way and the new modern approach to BI. Tension grew between control and agility, self-service and governance. IT and the business started partnering together to maximize the impact of their data.
    Where are things headed next? This paper highlights the top trends for 2017 including:
    * Modern BI becomes the new normal
    * Data literacy becomes a fundamental skill of the future
    * Advanced analytics becomes more accessible
  • The Modern Approach to Business Intelligence
    Source: Tableau Software
    White Paper: Your organization has plenty of data, and you understand the nuances of your marketplace. But traditional approaches to business intelligence are too slow, inflexible, and expensive. You need an approach to business intelligence that is governed and scales yet allows your business users to ask and answer their own questions with data.

    This report outlines seven key attributes of the modern approach to business intelligence that will help you quickly see, understand, and share analytics. Whether you're working with data in spreadsheets, warehouses, or across disparate data sets, consider these attributes when evaluating software tools to empower your entire organization - from executives to analysts, to IT, across departments and geographic locations, in the office and on the go.

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