The Sydney Opera House is one of the world’s busiest performing arts centers and Australia’s number one tourist destination. Each year, it attracts more than 8.2 million visitors on site and stages more than 2,000 performances attended by over 1.5 million people.
Since opening its doors in 1973, the Opera House has become the symbol of modern Australia and the country’s premier tourist destination, with an iconic national-identity value that Deloitte Access Economics has estimated at $4.6 billion.
On the Opera House’s 40th anniversary, it embarked on a Decade of Renewal, a series of projects to prepare the Opera House for future generations of artists, audiences, and visitors. Because renewal isn’t just about the building and the arts; it’s also about renewing technology and systems. This enabled the Opera House to engage VMtech and BlackBerry Cylance to modernize its IT server and network infrastructure, as well as information management, privacy, and cybersecurity.
In 2005, O’Hare International Airport began a project to relocate and modernize a 2.1 million ft.2 runway. Five independent firms worked on the project design with the IT/data management led by Milhouse Engineering and Construction, Inc. Milhouse implemented GlobalSCAPE WAFS which mirrors critical files to all sites. This provided fast local access to all project files automatically without any administrative burden and with no delays.
In today’s increasingly high-tech and efficiency driven business landscape, internal processes such as accounts payable (AP) are being looked to as prime candidates for modernization.
Traditional, paper-based methods of vendor invoice processing are associated with higher costs, lower visibility and longer processing times — all barriers that ultimately impede business progress and the ability to gain a competitive advantage.
The purpose of this white paper is to explore the specific challenges faced by companies using manual processing methods while shedding light on the key features and proven benefits of automation.
Is it time to modernize your AP process? Read this white paper to get started!
A Guide to solutions that make AP simpler, safer, and more efficient.
Everyday AP is an arduous process. It involves receiving and manually keying data from paper invoices, chasing approvals through e-mail and phone calls, printing paper checks to pay vendors, manually collating checks with printed invoices and purchase orders, tracking down CFOs for signatures, stuffing envelopes, applying postage, and finally, delivering the resulting stack of payments to the local post office.
Published By: Insight
Published Date: Nov 07, 2017
Modernize your mobile management with more choice and less complexity. Discover the benefits of offering Mac as a technology choice for employees — and how to easily integrate and manage multiple technology platforms within your enterprise.
Read this eBook to get insight on the essential elements of a modernized B2B integration architecture. Companies need a strategy as they think about modernizing their B2B integration capabilities. This eBook describes what to look for and how IBM can help.
IDC analyst Chandana Gopal shares the reasons as to why the line of business is critical in helping create a modernized B2B architecture that is scalable, reliable, and can quickly adapt to changing business requirements.
Enterprise network architectures are evolving as a result of the growth of public cloud, proliferation of mobile devices, and organizational requirement to collaborate with global users. In this on-demand webinar, Gartner Research VP and Distinguished Analyst Mark Fabbi and Akamai Technologies' Enterprise Web Experience Product Manager, Greg Lord, will provide insight into
this new trend.
Will your disaster recovery plan work when the time comes? It's a hard determination for any organization to make. But in IBM's experience, the answer is often "no." Disaster recovery plans often fail because organization have based their recovery strategies on outdated assumptions. Read this white paper to learn seven common misconceptions about disaster recovery. You'll also discover how new technologies can help modernize disaster recovery efforts.
Published By: Polycom
Published Date: Aug 16, 2017
"Collaboration technology has the potential to
transform many aspects of the IT department’s
working practices. Discover how collaboration technology enables IT
departments to be more productive, efficient,
Published By: DocuSign
Published Date: Apr 24, 2018
"The healthcare industry struggles along the entire paper trail from start to finish. The current process is slow, costly, inefficient, full of errors, vulnerable to security breaches and hurts the people they are chartered to care for.
Download this complimentary whitepaper and discover how DocuSign’s eSignature solutions modernize healthcare and life sciences organizations by eliminating paper and antiquated signature processes while meeting compliance requirements and reducing costs and errors.
You will learn how DocuSign helps the healthcare industry to:
• Reduce turnaround times for diagnostic result documents by weeks
• Cut excessive administrative expenses and eliminate manual rekeying errors
• Increase efficiency by eliminating time spent sending paper forms with doctors’ signatures"
Improve application performance with a simplified network architecture. This Whitepaper on the top 5 benefits of a modernized data center architecture shows you how to optimize your network for business critical applications.
Should you modernize with Hadoop? If your goal is to catch, process and analyze more data at dramatically lower costs, the answer is yes. In this e-book, we interview two Hadoop early adopters and two Hadoop implementers to learn how businesses are managing their big data and how analytics projects are evolving with Hadoop. We also provide tips for big data management and share survey results to give a broader picture of Hadoop users. We hope this e-book gives you the information you need to understand the trends, benefits and best practices for Hadoop.
IT organizations are challenged to do more with limited budgets and fewer IT resources. Meeting these pain points requires a paradigm shift towards optimized data protection. As a leader in storage, HP is working with Symantec to deliver innovative solutions to modernize data protection for Symantec NetBackup environments that enable complete protection.
This paper prescribes four ways in which today’s monitoring technology must adapt to adequately meet the challenges presented by Web 2.0, and how Foglight, Dell’s APM solution, addresses these challenges.
IT organizations are largely siloed between the desktop and mobile management worlds. IT has addressed management of mobile devices with modern enterprise mobility management (EMM) solutions. However, Windows desktops have been managed separately using older PC lifecycle management (PCLM) technologies, which have fallen short of basic IT and end user expectations of today’s evolved, mobile-cloud workforce.
The VMware AirWatch® Unified Endpoint Management (UEM) solution is a single, platform-independent approach for managing every device and every operating system across any organizational use case. The solution combines traditional client management requirements with modern EMM efficiencies enabling IT to deliver OS policies, patches, and apps over-the-air. Cloud-first management with instant push technologies and self-service capabilities ensure lower cost management, better security, and peak user experience regardless of the device being used to access the corporate environment.
One of the most effective ways to address database performance and cost challenges is to modernize the underlying hardware infrastructure. Innovations such as flash storage, converged infrastructure architectures, and sophisticated data management platforms can have a major impact. Learn more in our free eBook: Optimizing Database Storage Performance for Dummies.
In this inforgraphic, we are going to show you the possibilities with modernised, optimized data infrastructure. In doing so, we aim to bring you ideas about how you can bring your own data-driven business vision to life, focusing on the outcomes that matter most to you.
In essence, we will be discussing five main industries and the possibilities for modernized data infrastructure. We will be displaying how Banking and Financial Services, Telecommunications, manufacturing, healthcare and retail can use data, analytics and automation to optimize their business, therefore bringing about a competitive edge which previous appeared unimaginable. Using data correctly, most importantly building proper data infrastructures, can be the driving force behind obtaining a competitive edge.
Data is your story. And it’s our story, too.
Published By: ColdSpark
Published Date: Feb 23, 2007
Though legacy open-source email network applications like sendmail and postfix are widely used, the escalating demands of today's enterprise environments have outpaced their capabilities. Large organizations must now look to implement a true enterprise mail transport platform to support the standards of their current and growing business. Learn how to modernize your email system now.
Microsoft® recently researched the experience of nearly 200 companies with more than 250 PCs that have deployed one or more of the applications in the Microsoft Dynamics line of business management solutions. Among these companies, whose attitudes to technology tended to be more forward looking than usual, the most common issue was the need for modern systems. The pain points most often cited were manual processes that cause mistakes and inefficiencies, integration problems with other systems (both internal and external), lack of operational insight, and legacy software support and customization issues. This white paper explores the experience of these companies in more detail to help you understand how you can use Microsoft Dynamics to modernize your business processes and drive business success.
Published By: ZSL Inc.
Published Date: Dec 16, 2008
This paper explains the constraints in using the legacy systems and the essential of modernizing the legacy systems and strategic alignment of IT with business. We have discussed different approaches towards modernizing the legacy systems and the ways to make your legacy modernization a success. Along the way, we have explained the benefits and possibilities of maximizing ROI and lowering TCOs by effectively modernizing your legacy applications and aligning IT and business practices.
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