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  • Infographic: Demonstrating the ROI of IBM's Exceptional Digital Experience Solutions
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Infographic highlights a recent IDC Study to assess the economic impact of moving away from a homegrown solution or custom integration of components from multiple vendors to IBM's integrated Exceptional Digital Experience suites. This white paper reports the findings.
  • Market Overview: Digital Customer Experience Delivery Platforms
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Forrester states that businesses today struggle to understand and use the tools necessary to create and manage unified, multichannel digital customer experiences across multiple touch-points. This includes web and mobile experiences for customer transactions and mobile applications.

    Read this report to understand how IBM's digital experience software

    -Delivers solutions for the emerging digital customer experience platform.
    -Integrates best-of-breed components into software offerings that manage multiple facets of the digital customer experience.
  • IBM Customer Experience Suite and Commerce
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: This white paper provides an introduction to using IBM WebSphere Commerce software along with the IBM Customer Experience.
  • The Business Value of Creating Exceptional Digital Experiences -- Findings from IDC
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Today, as customers increasingly turn to digital channels to research products, shop, and purchase - and as employees arrive in the workplace conditioned by engaging consumer Web, mobile, and social experiences - organizations can't afford to be left behind because of legacy investments. Customers and employees alike expect an exceptional digital experience. The good news, as our TCO study shows, is that most organizations can justify the cost of IBM's Exceptional Digital Experience solutions based on quantifiable hard dollar savings within a relatively short period of time. Read this IDC Report to learn more about IBM's Exceptional Digital Experience Solutions.
  • Evolving Along With the Internet of Things
    Source: Teradata
    White Paper: The Internet of Things is more than smart gadgets-it's mostly data. Using that data to produce actionable insights will require fast, accurate, reliable, and scalable infrastructure and processes. Read this O'Reilly article to see how some companies are accessing, modeling, and analyzing that data.
  • Hadoop and the Data Warehouse: Competitive or Complementary?
    Source: Teradata
    White Paper: Mark Madsen of Third Nature discusses the importance of merging, not replacing, the current data warehouse environment with Hadoop and its capabilities.
  • Best Practices Guide: Putting the Data Lake to Work
    Source: Teradata
    White Paper: What is a data lake? Can it be used with an enterprise data warehouse? How do you incorporate it into your architecture? Read this paper to learn the answers to these questions, as well as best practices for designing a data lake strategy that enhances existing investments and creates new value.
  • TDWI Checklist: Where Hadoop Fits in Your Data Warehouse Architecture
    Source: Teradata
    White Paper: Business Intelligence (BI) and Data Warehousing (DW) professionals are aware of Hadoop's general BI and DW benefits. They even know that Hadoop's most credible use cases focus on analytics and managing multi-structured and no-schema data. However, the Hadoop product ecosystem is so new that most BI and DW professionals haven't determined where to begin integrating Hadoop with established platforms.

    This TDWI Checklist Report discusses adjustments to DW architectures that organizations are making today. Hadoop can help the DW environment satisfy new business requirements for big data management and analytics.
  • Forrester Predictions 2015: Hadoop Will Become a Cornerstone of Your Business Technology Agenda
    Source: Teradata
    White Paper: Hadoop is the rising star of the business technology agenda for good reason: It disrupts the economics of data, analytics, and-someday soon-all enterprise applications. Application Development and Delivery professionals should be ready to take action on the disruptive power of "Hadooponomics," Hadoop's current killer app, the closing data management gap, and the emergence of brand-new distros.

    Read this Forrester report to learn why Hadoop will become a must-have for large enterprises in 2015.
  • Evolving Toward the Next Phase of Email
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Osterman Research conducted a survey during March 2014 with 294 information workers to determine how they employ email, how they manage various information focused work processes, and the changes they would like to see in these processes. Read the research paper for key takeaways about social collaboration and email.
  • Better Decision Making with IBM Social Business Solutions
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: This paper presents IBM's comprehensive portfolio of social business tools that take advantage of social context. It shows how these tools work together to connect to the right people faster. The case studies feature companies using IBM social business solutions for better decision making.
  • Signature Mortgage reduces loan processing with IBM Connections Cloud
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: To remain competitive, Signature Mortgage needed a faster and more convenient loan application process.

    Working with IBM Business Partner Silanis Technology Inc., the company implemented a cloud-based solution using Silanis e-SignLive integrated services and the IBM SmartCloud Engage social collaboration service.

    Signature Mortgage now processes loans in less than 25 days, compared to a national average of 45 to 60 days, and loan volume
  • Accelerate Marketing with Cloud
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: CMOs are becoming more tech-savvy out of necessity: customers have more access to information, and are always connected-especially on social and mobile platforms. CMOs must quickly analyze, understand and engage each customer as an individual across channels.
  • IBM Connections - Cloud Security
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: This white paper is applicable to IBM Connections Cloud as a whole, regardless of the service bundle. Individual white papers that go into additional details about email specific security features of the SmartCloud Notes and IBM Web Mail Cloud email services are also available.
  • Transforming Your Business with Software as a Service
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: IBM SmartCloud Solutions delivers the SaaS solutions needed to maximize collaborations, accelerate innovations, make impactful, informed decisions and become a truly customer-centric organization. Backed by IBM's deep industry knowledge and desire to continually innovate for the benefit of our clients, this portfolio aligns IT and line-of-business priorities to maximize software investments and streamline business processes. The result is a customer-centric company culture that is nimble and ready to act. Only IBM SmartCloud Solutions transcends other SaaS options by meeting security, extensibility, performance and integration demands. Transform your thinking and invigorate your business with SaaS delivered through
    IBM SmartCloud Solutions.

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