Microsoft Exchange Server has been a crucial technological breakthrough in advanced corporate communication systems. Companies who utilize an enterprise-class email server like Exchange believe that email is mission critical, and value the productivity it enables. But an in-house migration to Exchange 2007 from an earlier version of Exchange or another email program will not be an easy task. Complexity, time and cost issues loom large over the IT department and are causing IT directors to search for an alternative solution.
Enterprise chief information security officers (CISOs) are seeking ways to leverage existing security
investments to bridge the divide between largely siloed security systems. The focus is on reducing
the number of consoles needed to manage the security infrastructure. Network security vendors have
a significant role to play in bridging the communication gap between these systems. The creation of a
unified defense architecture enables threat data exchange between existing security systems. It helps
automate the process of raising an organization's security posture when a security infrastructure
component detects a threat.
The following questions were posed by Fortinet to Robert Ayoub, program director in IDC's Security
Products program, on behalf of Fortinet's customers.
Headquartered in Chicago, Bean Suntory owns over 70 premium spirit brands from whiskey and rum, to vodka, cognac, tequila, and gin. Beam Suntory generates $4 billion in annual revenues.
But that revenue was in danger.
The company’s production software, Wonderware, which controls embedded systems driving almost every critical production process, was underpinned by ageing hardware. If it failed, production would come to a grinding—and expensive—halt.Every hour of downtime results in lost production, which can amount to millions of dollars in losses,” says Sanjay Kirtikar, Director Digital Technologies, Beam Suntory.
To ensure Wonderware never failed, Beam Suntory implemented hyperconverged clusters integrated with Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform software
The results were instant and outstanding. Beam Suntory expects a 25-35% cost benefit from lower support and maintenance efforts, and a 50% reduction in power usage.
At this free, one-hour webcast, moderated by Bank System & Technology Editorial Director Kathy Burger, you will learn how intelligent capture and exchange capabilities can help your organization automate the entire mortgage loan process - linking back-office information processes, front-office knowledge workers, customers and partners to enable financial institutions to exchange information automatically with anyone, anywhere, in any format.
What if an analytics system learned and continue to learn as it experienced new information, new scenarios, and new responses? This is referred to as cognitive computing and is key to providing an analytics system that is easy to use but extremely powerful.
Listen to this webinar, led by Jackie Ryan, the Director of Product Management for IBM's Smarter Workforce Portfolio, and learn about:
The evolution of cognitive computing
How cognitive computing transforms HR
How to get started with cognitive talent analytics
Published By: Datavail
Published Date: Jan 12, 2018
Your enterprise performance management systems like Hyperion are mission critical. If you’re a Hyperion administrator, manager, or even a finance director, you know a crash, bug, or performance issue can delay reporting and take hours or even days to fix. Fortunately, keeping Hyperion running smoothly – and catching these issues before they happen – is not as impossible or time-consuming as you might believe. Join us for this webinar as we explore and debunk 9 misconceptions of Hyperion Performance Management that are keeping you from effectively managing your platform so financial processes run smoothly.
Published By: Oracle OMC
Published Date: Nov 30, 2017
To say the marketing technology landscape or ecosystem is a crowded space would be an understatement of monumental proportions. Before you consider that to be just an exaggeration,
consider the following:
• There are nearly 4,000 martech solutions on the market today.
• That number has increased over 2500% since 2011.
And if you think marketing was the last area to benefit from a tech boom, you would be right according to Brian Hansford, Director of Client Services for Heinz Marketing.
This white paper examines the compelling business and technical case for centralizing administration in Microsoft's Active Directory, describes how Centrify's integrated architecture enables you to extend Active Directory to your non-Microsoft platforms, and describes the Centrify Suite's unique benefits.
This white paper examines the compelling business and technical case for centralizing administration in Microsoft's Active Directory, using Centrify's DirectControl to extend Active Directory authentication and access control to your UNIX, Linux and Mac OS systems and applications, and using Centrify's DirectAudit to log user activity to provide you a clear picture of end user actions on all UNIX and Linux systems.
This white paper examines the challenges of migrating NIS deployments to a central repository, and explains in detail how a combination of Microsoft Active Directory and Centrify DirectControl can deliver a cost-effective solution that strengthens security while improving IT efficiency.
Published By: Forcepoint
Published Date: Jun 06, 2019
As organizations become more distributed, directors of network security teams must provide connectivity to new locations, applications and systems at a moment’s notice. What’s more, protecting users and data from rising threats is changing the demands for network performance, manageability and security.
In this session, we discuss how distributed organizations are enabling new locations, both physical and virtual, to be brought up quickly and managed consistently. We then examine how to take advantage of commodity broadband instead of traditional leased lines, implement business security processes seamlessly across all locations, and how to interactively monitor remote environments.
Presenter: Michael Knapp, Director of Network Security Architects, Forcepoint
This session is part of the Forcepoint-sponsored Network Security eSummit in partnership with the MIS Training Institute (MISTI).
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Published By: Siemens
Published Date: Jun 06, 2014
This interview features answers to common questions about HIE technology by Tom Pacek, the health system’s Vice President and Chief Information Officer, and Ed Rodriguez, Director of Ambulatory Informatics.
Increased processing needs means increased energy costs. In fact, power costs can often exceed hardware costs. Read this white paper and see how the pairing of new IBM System x and BladeCenter servers with the new Intel Xeon Processor 5500 series can reduce costs and improve performance.
A new mantra is emerging for IT professionals – Quality of Experience (QoE). In order to align monitoring and management practices with the true demands of the business, IT professionals must expand beyond traditional comfort zones of watching network and system health metrics to begin measuring and understanding the experience IT end users are having.
Join EMA Vice President of Research, Jim Frey, and Fluke Networks Director of Products, Doug Roberts, for this on-demand webinar and discussion that will reveal:
Centrify provides Red Hat Linux integration with Active Directory. The Centrify Suite centrally secures and manages Red Hat Linux systems — along with 450 other versions of Linux and Unix — by integrating them with your existing Microsoft Active Directory services. Centrify provides Active Directory Group Policy-based configuration to control the security settings of Red Hat systems and provides IT with the benefit of leveraging a familiar tool. Learn more about why you need Centrify for Red Hat.
Published By: SyberWorks
Published Date: Oct 21, 2008
The e-Learning industry has grown tremendously since the early days of computers and the Internet. Today there are lots of products and services out in the market place from which to choose. This white paper will provide some basic information to help you as you begin your research into e-Learning and learning management systems. The document is not meant to be the complete source of information on e-Learning nor will these guidelines be suitable for every single situation. This white paper has been created as a learning aid help you get started. These findings represent the research, experience, and techniques gleaned from working in e-Learning since its infancy in the late 80’s to today. At the end of the paper, Bob Goldschneider, Director of Business Development at SyberWorks, Inc., will provide a summary and closing remarks.
Driven by demands to unify and extend protection across a broad spectrum of threats, EMA sees in this trend the rise of Converged Network Security (CNS) systems that integrate a wide range of capabilities and break down silos in network defense more than ever before. Scott Crawford, Managing Research Director, Security and Risk Management at EMA Research highlights specific examples of the ways in which these converged security systems put today’s more advanced capabilities to work in practical application. The IBM Security Network Protection XGS 5000 is profiled as an example of this trend, delivering not only intelligence driven, application aware defense against a variety of threats, but also the extensibility required to equip today’s organizations to confront whatever may come tomorrow.
Published By: Centrify
Published Date: Sep 08, 2015
Read this IDC Buyer’s Case Study focused on how a prekindergarten through grade 12 school district located in Grand Island, Nebraska, implemented the Centrify Identity Service to integrate the school system's fleet of Mac computers with Active Directory and provide unified access management, authorization, password management, and authentication capabilities.
Meet-me services like Blue Jeans® and Zoom® support only one model: a prescheduled, “meet-me” conference with long, numerical dial strings and access codes.
They don’t offer a “connected experience.” You have to separately manage and integrate video systems, resulting in an inferior, disjointed user experience that is more challenging to manage.
Meet-me models can’t match Lifesize. Everything else is a group meeting to which participants call in and wait for everyone else. There’s no directory dialing, no point-to-point calling, no presence status and no call escalation.
The only thing consistent about meet-me services is that they copy the cumbersome user experience of the audio conferencing model—dial, enter code, enter ID, wait …
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Remember back in the day when digital advertising was simple to understand? Like popping open the hood of a 1972 Ford, all the parts were simple and visible, and how they fit together was intuitive. It made sense.
Now? Piecing together the modern digital advertising ecosystem is like trying to assemble a spaceship in your living room. But as Rocket Fuel Director of Artificial Intelligence Michael Benisch explains in our latest whitepaper, using advanced systems to buy media programmatically doesn't have to be overwhelming. Michael will take you "under the hood" of programmatic buying and walk you through the process of how and why a consumer sees the ads they see.
Download the whitepaper and pop open the hood before choosing a programmatic partner.
Published By: Netwrix
Published Date: Aug 01, 2013
Netwrix Auditor takes a holistic approach to IT infrastructure auditing, providing the visibility, intelligence, security and control you need to keep your business up and running, minimize troubleshooting, meet regulatory compliance standards and make sure your critical IT assets are secure - and stay that way
This document describes how Likewise and Microsoft Active Directory can foster compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard, a set of requirements for businesses that process payment card information. Developed by Visa, American Express, Discover Financial Services, and other members of the PCI Security Standards Council, the standard sets forth policies, procedures, and practices to protect customer account data. The standard includes specific requirements for strictly controlling access to customer data, authenticating business users, monitoring access, maintaining a secure network, and auditing system resources. Likewise integrates Linux, Unix, and Mac OS X workstations and servers into Active Directory, providing the basis to assign each user a unique ID for authentication, authorization, monitoring, and tracking. Likewise also provides group policies for non-Windows computers so that their security settings and other configurations can be centrally managed in the same way as Windows computers.
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