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By: First Advantage     Published Date: Apr 30, 2018
Screening your company’s existing workforce can be a critical component in your overall security plan. But the process is far from simple—and is often intimidating. Learn from one company that has navigated the complexities, and consider their strategies to help you plan the process. Pre-employment background screening is now considered a standard practice in Corporate America. Very few companies, however, are crossing the threshold to conduct screens on their existing workforce. It’s a complex endeavor, and to be successful, companies need to walk a fine line between addressing legitimate business and security risks and not alienating employees along the way.
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By: Ingenico     Published Date: May 02, 2018
The time of mobile point of sale (mPOS) has arrived. While the mission to adopt EMV has dominated the payments industry over the past few years, many hotels, resorts and casinos are now focusing their efforts on rapid planning and implementation of mPOS strategies. A number of emerging trends are driving this new focus, including an emphasis on enhancing guest experiences and building brand loyalty by leveraging digital and mobile technologies. Innovative hotels, resorts and casinos are using these solutions to create entirely new guest experiences that improve service speed and convenience while creating distinct competitive advantages. mPOS is increasingly becoming a key part of the picture, providing unique opportunities to improve guest service quality and engagement, create new efficiencies and cost savings, and strengthen their brand. This eBook will provide an overview of those opportunities, some key trends in the hotel & lodging industry, and guide you through the key requirem
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By: TIBCO Software APAC     Published Date: Aug 13, 2018
Every financial services firm understands the importance of data. More is better. Sooner is better. Accessing it, understanding it, and taking advantage of it before the competition is better. In the mid-2000s, Financial Services was the first industry to strongly adopt data virtualization as a disruptive, new technology for accessing and integrating more data, faster and more easily than ever before. Buy and sell side groups at the largest institutions led the charge, followed soon after by risk management and compliance units. The leading mutual fund providers, along with hedge funds, led the next wave of adoption. In recent years, commercial banks and insurers have accelerated their use of data virtualization. And today, analyst firms such as Gartner, Inc. and Forrester project continued data virtualization adoption for both first-time use at new firms and expanded deployments at existing sites. This whitepaper provides 10 examples of TIBCO Data Virtualization enabled application
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By: Centrica Business Solutions     Published Date: Aug 14, 2018
The energy landscape is changing and this is creating opportunities for how businesses use and manage energy. We wanted to understand the experience businesses are having, how they are adapting to the changing energy market and how this compares to their peers. We researched over 1,000 energy decision-makers in large organizations across six countries and The Energy Advantage Report is the outcome. It identifies how businesses are gaining competitive advantage through their energy strategies and solutions and provides practical advice on how to get more from energy.
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By: Centrica Business Solutions     Published Date: Aug 14, 2018
It's demanding times for businesses. Facing risks as diverse as extreme weather and cyber-attacks, ?rms are focusing more intently on business continuity plans. At the same time, the digital revolution is changing lifestyles, disrupting business models and acting as a catalyst for change. Energy itself is undergoing a transformation, as generation moves towards renewables and decentralization, while technological advances present new opportunities. Energy now has the potential to deliver competitive advantage, to enhance sustainability and resilience, and to power innovative business models. But equally, the range of new options available is making the management of energy more complex. Read this thought leadership paper to find out how energy can drive your business strategy.
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     Centrica Business Solutions
By: CyrusOne     Published Date: Jul 05, 2016
Data centers help state and federal agencies reduce costs and improve operations. Every day, government agencies struggle to meet critical cost controls with lower operational expenses while fulfilling the Federal Data Center Consolidation Initiative’s (FDCCI) goal. All too often they are finding themselves constrained by their legacy in-house data centers and connectivity solutions that fail to deliver exceptional data center reliability and uptime.
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By: IBM     Published Date: Jun 25, 2018
Vast resources of data are increasingly available, but the sheer volume can overwhelm human capability. By implementing the cognitive system of IBM Watson Discovery into their infrastructure, businesses can extract deeper and more accurate insights by efficiently identifying, collecting and curating structured and unstructured data. Watson Discovery, also capable of creating content collections and custom cognitive applications, can transform organizational processes to extend proprietary content and expert knowledge faster and at greater scales. Read more to learn how Watson Discovery can keep your organization evolving ahead of the competition. Click here to find out more about how embedding IBM technologies can accelerate your solutions’ time to market.
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By: Oracle + Dyn     Published Date: Jun 27, 2017
"DNS Speed and reliability are fundamental to the performance of your website and essential to the growth of your business. In order to overcome outages and ensure digital success it’s important to evaluate your DNS infrastructure and determine which configuration is best for your IT environment at this layer. Discover how you can use Secondary or Multi-DNS architecture to promote business continuity, and optimal DNS resolution performance. Download this Technical Brief on Secondary/Multi-DNS patterns and learn: • How multi-DNS patterns can significantly improve security, reliability, and performance of your infrastructure • The advantages and limitations of Primary-Secondary, Hidden Master and Primary-Primary configurations • The best use cases for implementing a supplemental or secondary DNS service Learn more! "
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By: Oracle + Dyn     Published Date: Jun 27, 2017
"Global DNS performance and availability are critical to business continuity, security and end-user experience. With online applications, content, data and services often scattered across the internet and housed in your own DCs, your CDN or in your cloud instances; it’s more important than ever to have a robust, redundant DNS solution making sure your assets get delivered as quickly and reliably as possible. This whitepaper reviews the business advantages of implementing a high availability DNS architecture using redundant DNS services. You will learn: • The critical role DNS plays in the user experience • The failure and outage risks of relying on a single DNS solution • The major resiliency and performance differences between unicast vs anycast addressing • Criteria for evaluating a managed DNS service provider Download Now! "
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By: Datarobot     Published Date: May 14, 2018
Organizations across industries look to technology, not only as a way to run their operations more smoothly, but as a way to gain competitive advantage. Artificial Intelligence (AI) and machine learning have transformed the businesses that are aggressively adopting these technologies, allowing them to systematically solve business problems faster and more effectively.
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By: Cranfield University     Published Date: Sep 16, 2015
The Cranfield’s Leadership Advantage Programme will help you tailor your leadership style to meet the exact needs of your organisation.
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By: IBM APAC     Published Date: Mar 19, 2018
Unstructured data has exploded in volume over the past decade. Unstructured data, media files and other data can be created just about anywhere on the planet using almost any smart device available today. As the amount of unstructured data grows exponentially, customers using this data need to be able to take advantage of the right storage solutions to support all of their file and object data requirements. IBM® recently added a new storage system to their Spectrum product family, IBM Spectrum Network Attached Storage (NAS). IBM Spectrum NAS adds another software-defined file storage system to IBM’s current unstructured data storage solutions, IBM Spectrum Scale™ and IBM Cloud Object Storage (COS). Below, we will discuss the three systems and supply some guidance on when and where to use each of them.
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By: Lumesse     Published Date: May 28, 2015
This report shows how building talent, leadership and agility advantages are the top three HR imperatives for businesses to create a sustained competitive edge.
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By: Plantronics     Published Date: May 20, 2016
This white paper reveals seven necessary technologies to help ensure end users can take full advantage of web conferencing, from wherever they happen to be.
Tags : web conference, technology, web meetings, web conferencing, online conference, mobility, video conference, security
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By: Oracle OMC     Published Date: Nov 30, 2017
The act of engaging with a customer or buyer is hardly a new concept. Nor is the inherent need to do so in order to achieve success. Companies initially had control of the relationship because they controlled the information. When consumers received the advantage of online access, they took the lead. But the terms of engagement have changed again. Because of the mobile app, the power has shifted back to the marketing department.
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By: Sparton Corporation     Published Date: Jan 08, 2019
With the cost of manufacturing in China escalating, companies are increasingly looking to Southeast Asia for an alternative to meet their outsource manufacturing needs. Emerging as the leading alternative to China, Vietnam is now a destination choice for outsource manufacturing due to the unique financial advantages it can provide companies, including those in high-tech segments such as medical and commercial aerospace. In addition to lowering total costs, Vietnam offers companies a larger labor force, strong IP protection, and reliable quality in the manufacturing process, among other benefits. Moving their contract manufacturing to Vietnam can provide companies an excellent foundation for long-term profits and sustained growth.
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     Sparton Corporation
By: Epicor     Published Date: Aug 02, 2012
Risk-averse distributors may feel that the safest and simplest IT strategy is to stay with their existing "homegrown" enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution. But just as sticking your money under the mattress offers no protection against inflation, maintaining an outdated system can rob you of a distinct competitive advantage. Modern ERP systems offer so much more in terms of data access, technology advances, and standard operating procedures. And obtaining a solution from a leading ERP provider ensures that industry best practices and the experiences of other distributors and end users have been built in. Check out this new paper and learn more about the advantages of an integrated ERP over your homegrown system.
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By: MessageLabs     Published Date: Sep 25, 2008
According to recent surveys, employee social networking is growing rapidly. Learn the pros and cons of employee social networking, from creating business development opportunities to just goofing off. Also, learn how social networking is raising new challenges for enterprise security, and the distinct advantages of implementing MessageLabs Web Services.
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By: BlueArc Corporation     Published Date: Apr 24, 2008
BlueArc’s Titan Architecture creates a revolutionary step in file servers by creating a hardware-based file system that can scale throughput, IOPS and capacity well beyond conventional software-based file servers. With its ability to virtualize a massive storage pool of up to 4 petabytes of usable, tiered storage, Titan can scale with growing data requirements and provide a competitive advantage for business processes by consolidating applications while ensuring optimal performance.
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By: BMC ESM     Published Date: Sep 15, 2009
Many CIOs are looking to implement the power of Cloud computing, but they don't know where to begin. How do you take full advantage of this technology and implement the correct strategy for your environment? What services should you offer via the Cloud? Read the paper, "Cloud Computing In Perspective," by BMC Software Chief Technology Officer Kia Behnia.
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By: Progress Software     Published Date: May 27, 2010
Financial services firms can achieve a higher level of operational responsiveness with the seamlessly integrated and customizable responsive process management (RPM) solution from Progress Software. Monitor, control and improve your business in real time with this suite of tools designed to help financial services firms deliver a higher level of business performance while sensing and responding in real time to changing conditions and business events. Easily integrated into your exiting IT environment, the Progress RPM solution allows financial services firms to gain real competitive advantage. Download the white paper now!
Tags : responsive process management, operational responsiveness, financial services, securities, trading operations, loan approval, capital markets, derivatives trading
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By: Progress Software     Published Date: Jul 20, 2010
The Responsive Process Management (RPM) Suite from Progress Software enables a high level of operational responsiveness for communications service providers. Faced with a need to gain a competitive advantage and create connections with customers, communications service providers require a flexible, integrated management suite that adapts to shifts in consumer interactions and market conditions in real time. Progress RPM based OSS/BSS solutions meet these challenges without the need for a massive overhaul to existing systems and infrastructure. Download this free whitepaper to learn more about how the communications industry can leverage Progress RPM to achieve operational responsiveness.
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By: SAS     Published Date: Nov 10, 2014
Learn the advantage of advanced analytics and see what your IT team needs to know to see this translate to explosive growth.
Tags : sas, market trends, hurwitz and associates, vendor scores, advanced analytics, market strength, vendors, index report
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By: SAS     Published Date: Apr 21, 2015
To maintain competitive advantage, your BI solution should allow business users to quickly and easily investigate and interrogate the data to find out why something happened – to uncover the root cause behind the “what.”
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By: Red Hat     Published Date: Dec 27, 2012
This CIO paper explores the current landscape shifts to use of a multi-vendor strategy in virtuallzation and the drivers for these shifts. In it we find that open virtualization offers compelling business advantages and more.
Tags : enterprise virtualization, quick pulse, virtualization, diversification
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