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  • 2014 Gartner MarketScope for Group Video Systems
    Source: Polycom
    White Paper: In this MarketScope report, Gartner evaluated seven group video conferencing vendors on business model, customer experience, market responsiveness and track record, marketing execution, product strategy, and overall viability. They conclude that the introduction of personal and mobile endpoints is dramatically reshaping the landscape for group video collaboration, and that IT leaders should align their video portfolios for maximum utilization and strategic fit with their related investments in collaboration and unified communications.
  • The Total Economic Impact of Polycom Voice Solutions for Microsoft Lync
    Source: Polycom
    White Paper: Download this study to learn how one organization with 24,000 Polycom voice devices and Lync Enterprise Voice achieved a 98% risk-adjusted ROI and a payback period of 21 months. Polycom voice solutions for Microsoft Lync helped an Organization achieve the following cost savings and business benefits over three years:

    - $452K Employee relocation cost savings
    - $12M Improved productivity and collaboration
    - $15M Total cost savings and benefits
    - $582K Managed services cost savings
    - $2M Phone purchase and installation savings

    *Commissioned Total Economic Impact™ (TEI) study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Polycom and Microsoft.
  • 2014 Survey Report: Remote Collaboration Challenges and Strategies to Overcome
    Source: Polycom
    White Paper: In late 2013, Polycom invited customers and partners around the world to participate in a survey that focused on collaboration challenges. More than 5,000 business professionals from all job levels, functions and vertical sectors responded, candidly sharing insights about their obstacles and the strategies they deploy to overcome them.

    The survey reveals that 85% of the respondents believe video conferencing helps them achieve their business goals. See how they successfully use video in their profession and how you can leverage technology to defy distance and improve remote collaboration within your organization as well.
  • The New Business Case for Video Conferencing: 7 Real-World Benefits Beyond Cost-Savings
    Source: Polycom
    White Paper: Organizations today are using video conferencing and collaboration in many ways that were not imaginable just a few years ago. These implementations and use cases are delivering hard and soft benefits far beyond the cost savings associated with business travel and general purpose meetings.

    This white paper provides insight into the value of video conferencing in today's business environment, and real-world examples of how organizations--large and small--are leveraging visual collaboration to find new clients, serve existing clients better, and improve their bottom line.
  • Migrate Oracle Apps from RISC/UNIX to Virtualized x86
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: Ready to move Oracle to a virtualized environment? This brief explains how true converged infrastructure can help you migrate from a RISC/UNIX environment and achieve the availability and scale your applications require. Learn how VCE VblockTM System helps ensure SLAs are maintained during migration, quality of service is improved and that licensing costs are reduced.
  • Oracle and VCE: The Next Step in Integrated Computing Platforms
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: In order to keep up with today's insatiable demand for data, high performance databases require high throughput, low latencies, and flexible scalability. In this ESG Lab review you will learn how a VCE system driven by Oracle, delivers the perfect blend of high performance and reliability.
  • WSO2 Reduces Infrastructure Cost and Improves Agility
    Source: WSO2, Inc.
    White Paper: By adopting WSO2's cloud-native multi-tenant deployment topology and offering middleware as a service, your team can reduce costs and deliver a complete solution for 1/8 the total cost required when deploying proprietary terrestrial (non-cloud) solutions. Download this white paper to find out more.
  • Agility & Scalability for Oracle EBS R12 and RAC on VMware vSphere 5
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: Customers want to know that running Oracle EBS in a virtualized production environment will meet the needs of their business SLAs. This white paper outlines extensive performance and scalability testing of Oracle EBS applications on a Vblock™ Systems with vSphere 5.
  • Zero Downtime Migration for Oracle EBS R12 with RAC on Vblock™ Systems
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: The validation testing of a typical customer configuration outlined in this white paper, utilizes a virtualized Oracle EBS environment. The results illustrate that dynamic workload demands satisfy SLAs, along with resource flexibility and lower TCO.
  • The Path to Responsive IT
    Source: WSO2, Inc.
    White Paper: A responsive IT team enables on-demand self-service, ticketless IT, a low cost structure & wider participation. When extending the IT team to analysts, power-users, out-sourced teams & contractors, a responsive IT structure consistently and automatically enforces compliance and governance policies.
  • Backup and Recovery of Oracle EBS on VCE Vblock™ Systems
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: This solution architecture describes the key features and benefits of backup and recovery in the virtualized Oracle EBS on Vblock Systems with EMC Avamar.
  • DevOps meets ALM in the Cloud - Cloud DevOps PaaS
    Source: WSO2, Inc.
    White Paper: To improve software delivery performance and effectiveness, teams need automation, governance, architecture best practices, and increased team collaboration. Find out how to:
    -Decrease time to market
    -Streamline development processes
    -Deliver on-time and in-budget
    -Meet compliance mandates
  • Oracle EBS and RAC Performance & Elasticity on Vblock™ Systems
    Source: VCE
    White Paper: Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions such as Oracle E-Business Suite (EBS) have been historically slow to migrate to a converged infrastructure and virtualization. Performance and elasticity are two of the key barriers. VCE Vblock™ Systems provide simple, low-risk solutions for migrating from a physical to virtual environment. Delivering Oracle EBS and RAC instances that can be consolidated on less hardware to improve utilization and reduce licensing costs. Vblock Systems allow IT organizations to effectively manage and allocate resources to meet the demands of a dynamic Oracle EBS environment.
  • REST easy: API Design, Evolution and Connection
    Source: WSO2, Inc.
    White Paper: RESTful design increases API performance, reduces development effort, and minimizes operational support burden. By following a few best practices and selecting RESTful tooling, teams can easily design, evolve, and connect RESTful APIs. Find out more by downloading this White Paper.
  • A Reference Architecture for the Internet of Things
    Source: WSO2, Inc.
    White Paper: The aim of this is to provide Architects and Developers of IoT projects with an effective starting point that covers the major requirements of IoT projects and systems. This includes the devices as well as the server-side and cloud architecture required to interact with and manage the devices.

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