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  • 8 Features Your Communications Solution Needs to Have
    Source: Avaya
    White Paper: Staying competitive against larger enterprises is a tall order for a growing business. The solution? An end-to-end communications environment that meets complex business requirements, eliminates infrastructure complexity, and gives the business a solid IT-enabled competitive edge - at or below budget goals. And you're not alone. 60% of growing businesses said they were interested in a full communications solution. This Solutions Guide highlights 8 key features you need to look for in your communications solution.
  • Seamless Engagement for Midsize Companies
    Source: Avaya
    White Paper: How well connected are you, really? Growing businesses strive for consistent and constant communication between team members, business partners and customers, but feeling disconnected and neglected is a real problem. Explore how a rich, seamless environment, one that is flexible enough to allow everyone to engage where and when they need can enable effortless engagement and sacrifice nothing in the process.
  • How Cloud and Mobile Are Perfect Partners for UC
    Source: Avaya
    White Paper: Communications solutions are at a tipping point today, thanks to the game-changing trends of mobile apps and cloud computing.Until recently, growing businesses that deployed a new communications solution benefited mostly from integrating applications such as voice, presence, and IM. Employees loved the simplicity and the one-click transitions between media. CFOs reveled in the telecom savings from going all-IP. Enter private and public clouds, and managing a communications solution gets a whole lot easier. Add mobile apps and devices in the workplace, and suddenly it becomes radically more powerful and useful.
  • Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Management as a Service, Worldwide
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Gartner has named Okta as the only leader in its 2015 Identity & Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) Magic Quadrant. Access your complimentary Gartner report today.
  • Forrester: The CIO's Blueprint For Strategy In the Age of The Customer
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Forrester looks at how to bring your customers' user experience first. Redefining customer engagement takes many forms in both consumer and business-to-business markets. CMOs, CIOs, and eBusiness professionals must work together to create this companywide-transformation. Read this analyst report to learn more.
  • Scaling Okta to 10 Billion Users
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Cloud-based applications need to be secure and Okta is an identity network and platform that allows you to safely scale these tools overtime. Read this white paper to learn how you can prepare for customer and employee growth and cloud identity management.
  • Gartner Report: Identity and Mobility Must Be Linked to Provide Secure and Convenient Access
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Enterprise mobility management and identity and access management offerings are moving toward meaningful integration. IAM and mobility leaders must take advantage to gain convenience, security and efficiency benefits. Read this report to learn why.
  • Solving the O365 Mobility Puzzle
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: If you're migrating from an existing on-premise Exchange environment - or setting up Office 365 for a new set of users - you'll need to address how to handle users accessing Office 365 from mobile devices. Read this eGuide now to discover how you can simplify the migration and deployment process around Office 365 to mobile devices.
  • Multifactor Authentication for the Cloud
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Read this whitepaper to learn about moving beyond usernames and passwords, and how Okta's multifactor authentication solution for on premises and cloud apps provides both the highest security and simplest administration possible.
  • Gartner Magic Quadrant for Identity and Access Management as a Service, Worldwide
    Source: Okta
    White Paper: Gartner has named Okta as the only leader in its 2015 Identity & Access Management as a Service (IDaaS) Magic Quadrant. Access your complimentary Gartner report today.
  • #GenMobile, The Rising Mobile Workforce
    Source: Aruba Networks
    White Paper: The new and rising mobile generation--#GenMobile--is a flexible, transparent and collaborative presence in your workforce. For the on-going creativity and growth of your business, this is good news. But for the security of company data and IT systems, there may be cause for concern.

    This research report was commissioned to better understand the risk effect that mobile users are having on enterprise security, to determine where risk is highest, and to explain how to minimize #GenMobile security risk. Are you prepared?
  • The Rackspace Private Cloud Customer Experience
    Source: Rackspace
    White Paper: While private clouds provide many advantages, they are also exceedingly complex and difficult to manage. Many companies do not want to build this capability on their own, but instead want an expert to help them build and manage their private cloud. In this whitepaper, we provide an in-depth look at how we deliver an exceptional experience throughout planning, delivering, and operating your private cloud and through the additional services that we offer.
  • Cloud: Economics
    Source: Rackspace
    White Paper: Many organizations perceive cost reduction as one of the primary benefits of adopting a cloud hosting model. In practice however, this is not always an accurate assumption. There are nuances to the financial analysis: public cloud computing is not necessarily cheaper than traditional dedicated hosting. There are additionally considerations around the impact on Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), Transformation/Migration costs and the position of an organization within the IT lifecycle. In this whitepaper, we will explore each of these areas in order to illustrate some of the factors an organization needs to consider when contemplating a migration to the cloud.
  • Starting the Journey to Managed Infrastructure Services
    Source: Rackspace
    White Paper: As more business users adopt Next Generation IT models to drive innovation and growth, IT has unwillingly found itself behind the curve. A required focus on operational efficiency and "keeping the lights on" has often prevented IT from being a true partner to the business. Now with new managed infrastructure services IT leaders can get back in the game. This white paper provides a guide to help IT organizations select the optimal workloads for initial migration, and to start shifting their focus back to innovation.
  • Outsourcing IT Projects to Managed Hosting or the Cloud: 12 Critical Success Factors to Consider
    Source: Rackspace
    White Paper: Outsourcing is here to stay - especially the kind of "outsourcing" that means moving an application or workload from your data center to a third-party managed service or cloud service.

    Whether you want to move an entire IT function like e-mail, or simply provision more storage or processing for a small team, well-executed outsourcing can deliver compelling benefits:

    -Moving costs from CAPEX to OPEX
    -Eliminating mundane IT chores
    -Reallocating staff to more strategic projects
    -Preserving the same governance you've always had

    This white paper outlines 12 critical success factors to consider when outsourcing IT to managed hosting or the cloud. To compile this list, we drew from the 15+ years of hands-on experience Rackspace has gained helping hundreds of thousands of customers move workloads to managed hosting or the cloud.

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