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  • Case Study: Transform Service and Agility with Private Cloud Data Centers
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: Crédit Agricole is the biggest retail bank in France and one of the largest financial services groups in Europe. Learn about the IT Transformation strategy that enabled them support a rapidly changing business environment. This allowed them to redefine their organizational structures and processes which delivered the best possible customer service and improved profitability.
  • Case Study: VCE Forms Foundation for New Cloud Service Provider
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: To rapidly acquire new customers and be eligible for government procurements, Skyscape Cloud Services needed a converged infrastructure platform with pre-integrated compute, networking and storage to form a foundation for its multi-tenanted cloud solutions. Learn how VCE enabled Skyscape to satisfy the most demanding requirements for security, sustainability and compliance and win significant new business in just 10 months.
  • Cloud for Business Managers in Midsize Organizations: The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
    Source: Oracle
    White Paper: Read this independent research report to learn how business managers around the world are using Cloud applications. Discover the top motivations for adopting the Cloud, the most common problems and recurring pitfalls; common barriers to Cloud application integration and the consequences of security breaches and compliance issues.
  • Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service
    Source: Oracle
    White Paper: Modern organizations are under intense pressure to provide accurate, reliable, and speedy financial information to business decision-makers. Furthermore, complying with global standards has become more of a headache than ever before.
  • Integration with Oracle Fusion Financials Cloud Service
    Source: Oracle
    White Paper: Greater flexibility, improved performance, lower costs - the list of cloud benefits goes on and on. While moving your financial system to the cloud may seem straightforward, truly realizing the advantages of the cloud requires a complete understanding how it will integrate with existing applications and systems.
  • Oracle ERP Cloud Service - Back-Office Solutions that Keep You in Front
    Source: Oracle
    White Paper: Learn how you can harness the power of the cloud to run your business more effectively and lower upfront costs. Oracle ERP Cloud Service offers a comprehensive, enterprise-grade cloud that can transform back office operations and allow you to focus on running your business.
  • ESG: Got Clouds? Optimize Application Performance
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: Cloud computing is changing the way applications are architected and consumed. However, as organizations continue to leverage cloud computing technology, they must ensure that application performance is not negatively impacted. Depending on the type of application, and distance from the enterprise, latency and network connections could play a major role in slowing down normal network functions. Fortunately, WAN optimization technologies can help to accelerate application performance and deliver a quality user experience.
  • Improving Business Value of WAN Optimization
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: Want to achieve faster ROI by deploying a complete WAN optimization solution? Read the latest IDC report entitled "Improving the Business Value of WAN Optimization" to get the facts. You'll discover how WAN optimization can help your business to cut IT costs without compromising performance, gain greater efficiency, and improve end user productivity and overall satisfaction. There are also some key real world case studies
    where current customers have shown real results.
  • Transforming Business Performance with Hybrid Networks
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: Businesses are rapidly adopting virtualization, cloud infrastructure, and SaaS applications broadly across the enterprise to minimize costs and enable seamless collaboration and communication. This is significantly straining the traditional network paradigm. In this white paper, learn how IT organizations combat this challenge to transform network architectures to deliver the right performance and reliability cost-effectively while retaining control.
  • WAN Optimization: They Key to Effective Private Clouds
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: When it comes to cloud computing, WAN optimization isn't an option; it's a necessity. Read this technology brief to learn how addressing network limitations can make the difference between success and failure of a cloud-based system.
  • 2014 Gartner Magic Quadrant Report
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: For the 7th year in a row, Riverbed is in the "Leaders" Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers. In this report, Gartner presents an overview of the WAN optimization market and its latest trends. Find out what Gartner has to say about the strategic value of WAN optimization solutions and their evaluation of the technology vendors that provide them. Access the complete Gartner Magic Quadrant for WAN Optimization Controllers, 2014.
  • Accelerating the Delivery Microsoft Office 365
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: Many organizations use Office 365's cloud-based mail, collaboration and communication services as the dominant workload. However, as services move to the cloud, data centers are no longer local, and end-user experience can suffer. A congested Internet connection will mean sluggish application delivery that puts a damper on user productivity and ultimately threatens application usage. Learn how to address these performance issues.
  • Assessing ROI for Mobile Acceleration Clients
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: This ENTERPRISE MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATES® (EMA) paper examines the business case for deploying mobile WAN optimization client software and builds a Return on Investment (ROI) model based on the experiences that three organizations have had using Riverbed's Steelhead Mobile solution. The results indicate compelling ROI with paybacks that can reasonably be expected in six months or less.
  • Increase IT Performance from the Enterprise to the Cloud with WAN Optimization
    Source: Riverbed Technology
    White Paper: WAN optimization plays an important role in today's highly distributed datacenters and cloud computing architectures. Massive consolidation and data mobility, enabled by virtualization, have radically altered how we build servers, design applications, and deploy storage for the emerging "cloud" decade. This paper discusses how Riverbed solutions effectively eliminate IT performance constraints in such environments.
  • Cloud Computing eGuide
    Source: Windstream
    White Paper: Predictions say that this is the year cloud computing will overcome nearly all remaining hurdles and establish itself as the cornerstone or corporate IT. With many concerns such as security and control now in the past, enterprise IT departments are ready to move full-steam ahead with cloud to reap the agility, cost savings, and eased management this model offers. However, there are considerations to weigh when implementing cloud in order to achieve strong results and continue moving forward.

    In this eGuide, CIO, Computerworld, and InfoWorld offer advice, tips, news, and predictions regarding cloud implementations in the coming year and beyond. Read on to learn how to make cloud work for your organization.

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