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  • 802.11ac Technology Brief
    Source: Xirrus
    White Paper: 802.11ac is a new very high throughput Wi-Fi standard (final approval in 2014). It delivers data rates in excess of 1Gbps in its first phase of products with future iterations planned to take performance to nearly 7Gbps. 802.11ac maintains backward compatibility with existing 802.11 equipment to simplify network migration to the new technology.
  • Optimizing Your Wireless Network
    Source: Xirrus
    White Paper: Driven by the rapid evolution of mobile devices, the move to cloud-based applications and data, and the continued development of new wireless technologies, Wi-Fi has become the network of choice for connectivity. Most new devices no longer have wired connectivity-for them Wi-Fi is the only option. IT managers now count Wi-Fi as an essential business facility.
  • Implementing Wireless Infrastructure for Common Core Testing in Schools
    Source: Xirrus
    White Paper: Until recently, every state had its own set of academic standards, contributing to a disparity in the way students learn from state to state and in national testing expectations. In 2010, states began to adopt the Common Core State Standards (CCSS), a set of rigorous, common standards for K-12 education that provide clarity and consistency around student learning expectations across the country. IT infrastructure within the schools have a significant impact on how these Common Core standards are taught and how the assessments are conducted.
    This white paper aims to alleviate IT implementation-related concerns and answer mission-critical questions including how and when to meet these new mandates effectively.
  • Top 6 BoxWorks Breakout Sessions for Mobile Businesses
    Source: Box
    White Paper: Just like Cisco,, Webcor, Netflix and eBay, you're constantly challenged by the need to provide more secure mobile collaboration tools to your employees.

    At BoxWorks, you'll have the opportunity to hear these leaders discuss the opportunities and challenges mobile brings to their businesses. In keynotes, breakouts, and hands-on sessions, you'll learn from innovative IT professionals in construction, engineering, healthcare and finance. You'll learn from mobile-first CIOs like Vince Sarubbi of Webcor, Paul Chapman of GapTech, and Bob Hughes of McLarens.

    To help you plan, here are the top 6 mobile sessions at BoxWorks this year.
  • 3 Ways to Restore Salesforce Data
    Source: Spanning
    White Paper: Data loss in Salesforce can be disastrous for your organization. Understand the three options for restoring lost data so you're ready when the worst happens.

    In this paper learn:
    -3 methods for restoring lost Salesforce data
    -Challenges and benefits of each method
    -Best practices for backup and restore
  • Empowering Your Mobile Workers: 4 Criteria for Secure Collaboration
    Source: Box
    White Paper: Download this whitepaper to learn how to build a mature mobile strategy and the top 4 criteria for secure collaboration.

    Today's most productive employees are not tied to a desk, an office, or a location. These top producers are experts at finding new tools, new apps and new ways to integrate mobile devices into their daily workflow. Your challenge is to build an IT strategy and architecture that can support this new way of working with easy, reliable, 24/7 access to information, from anywhere in the world.
  • 5 Essential Restore Capabilities for Google Apps Data
    Source: Spanning
    White Paper: If you lose data in Google Apps, how quickly can you get it back? Many admins are surprised to find it's harder than they think.

    In this whitepaper learn:
    -Difference between restore and recovery
    -Benefits of rapid, easy-to-use data restoration in Google Apps
    -What to look for in a backup solution
  • Intelligent Compliance: Establishing Trust in the Data Center
    Source: BMC Software
    White Paper: With the average cost of a data breach reaching $3.5 million, the pressure is intense to maintain the security and compliance of your data center. It only takes one breach and the cost to your organization can spiral out of control.

    In this whitepaper, you will discover how your organization may be at risk and how you can protect your data center from costly and highly visible breaches. Through the Intelligent Compliance process, you will learn how to:

    * Automate the discovery process for your infrastructure
    * Continuously assess risk and compliance
    * Proactively prevent problems from recurring
    * Cost-effectively automate remediation, including exceptions

    Read the whitepaper today to take the stress out of security and compliance - and put the trust back into your data center.
  • Why Database-as-a-Service (DBaaS)?
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: DIY data management is time consuming and costly. Learn how Cloudant Database-as-a-Service changes the game with help from the Cloudant experts who are available 24x7 to quickly respond to any data management situation.
  • Build More and Grow More with Cloudant DBaaS
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: This brochure explores the key elements to consider when exploring new data management approaches to build and deploy massively scalable web and mobile applications and why a NoSQL database-as-a-service (DBaaS) like Cloudant is the ideal solution to help accelerate time to market.
  • Developing and Maintaining Fast and Always-On Web and Mobile Apps with EaseĀ 
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: People expect instantaneous response and 24x7 uptime from today's digital applications. But the complexity, velocity, and volume of data in these applications often bring traditional database servers to their knees or send costs through the roof. Read this whitepaper to learn how to develop and maintain your apps with ease.
  • Four App Deployment Disasters Every Business Should Know About Before Their Next Mobile Project
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Mobile applications and Internet-enabled goods promise to transform your brand and cement its position in the minds of your audience. At their core, these apps are about generating new types of data and using that data in new ways. Read this whitepaper to learn how to avoid these 4 common app deployment mistakes to help make your next mobile project a success.
  • Technical Overview: Anatomy of the Cloudant DBaaS
    Source: IBM
    White Paper: Deciding which data management platform will provide the best performance takes a lot of research and planning. A Database as a Service (DBaaS) solution like Cloudant helps accelerate the process.
  • 7 Best Practices for Buying Colocation: Choosing the Best Provider for YOUR Business Needs
    Source: Cobalt Data Centers
    White Paper: 7 Best Practices for Buying Colocation is a step-by-step handbook for organizations actively selecting a colocation provider. It offers tips and tricks from experienced colocation buyers to help you narrow down your choices, see through the sales pitches, and select the colocation vendor who will best suit your needs.
  • Keeping Security in Sight
    Source: CDW
    White Paper: Your data is being sent beyond the confines of the network perimeter. But when your data is out of sight, security can't be out of mind. CDW can help you protect your outbound information with a Data Loss Prevention solution and help ensure you'll never be left in the dark.

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