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Who does NSS Labs "Recommend" for NGFW?

In 2012, NSS Labs found that most available NGFW solutions "fell short in performance and security effectiveness." In 2013 NSS Labs noted "marked improvement" and bestowed their "recommended" rating on 6 vendors. Click here to find out who they were.

Sponsor: Fortinet


 

CIOs Deliver Productivity Breakthroughs with Intelligent Digital Signage

Retailers have long recognized the influence that digital signage provides over a shopper's point-of-purchase decision making process. Today's savvy CIOs and business leaders apply the same fundamental physics in supply chain, contact center, healthcare, and corporate settings to increase their companies' efficiencies and productivity by leveraging business visualization and intelligent digital signage systems.

Sponsor: RMG Networks


 

9 Essentials for a Complete Cloud-to-Cloud Backup Solution

Choosing a backup solution can be complex, but it doesn't have to be. In 9 Essentials for a Complete Cloud-to-Cloud Backup Solution, we'll walk you through potential sources of data loss in the cloud and provide you with a checklist that you can use to evaluate any cloud-to-cloud backup provider.

Sponsor: Spanning


 

Workload Change: The 70 Percent of Your Business DevOps Forgot

Organizations that have successfully integrated workload automation (WLA) into their software development lifecycle have seen substantial benefits. So why is WLA, also referred to as job scheduling or batching processing, largely missing from the DevOps discussion? Adding WLA early in the development process ensures that the benefits of DevOps accrue for all applications, including your batch services.  This paper explores the benefits in greater detail and explores possible ways to remedy the situation. 

Sponsor: BMC Software


 

Ponemon 2014 SSH Security Vulnerability Report

Secure shell (SSH) keys are among the fundamental security controls enterprises rely on to protect data and ensure trust. According to research by the Ponemon Institute, 3 out of 4 enterprises have no security controls in place for SSH which leaves organizations vulnerable to attacks.

Sponsor: Venafi


 

QA Automation: Reducing Test Execution While Improving Coverage

A leading capital investment firm in the US was in need of a comprehensive, cost effective and flexible solution to reduce their existing manual testing efforts. The client was carrying out the manual regression testing on their web based investment services. The primary concern was to reduce the manual testing efforts with minimal time and effort to fulfill service requests.

Sponsor: Synechron


 

Turning Insight Into Action: Social Media Intelligence

The amount of data produced on social media is staggering - and so is the potential business value for enterprises that know what to do with it. Your customers are pulling back the curtains to reveal their desires and dislikes; can your enterprise transform all of that data into actionable insights?

Sponsor: HootSuite Media, Inc.


 

Social Media in Technology: A Unified Strategy for Success

Leading companies know that when different departments across the organization use social media to listen to their audiences and peers, they get stronger insights into their customers, competitors, industry, and communities. Learn how leaders in tech integrate social media to spark business growth.

Sponsor: HootSuite Media, Inc.


 

Seven questions you must ask before choosing your patient portal solution

Choosing an efficient patient portal solution can be a daunting task and can cost you big without proper research. By asking the right questions and connecting the right stakeholders, you can ensure that you implement a true community solution that will improve the continuum of care for your clinicians and patients.

Sponsor: Medhost


 

Improve care delivery and performance

See your patient satisfaction rates soar and clinical outcomes improve with an efficient patient engagement solution. MEDHOST YourCareCommunity is built on prevailing industry standards, making it vendor-agnostic, and as an SaaS-based solution, no hardware or software needs to be installed at the Customer site. Designed to improve care, safety, satisfaction and the availability of health information, MEDHOST YourCareCommunity also helps providers stay ahead of regulatory requirements.

Sponsor: Medhost


 

Patient Portals: A Platform for Connecting Communities of Care

Connecting patient health data across the care continuum is essential to achieve improved care, increased access to personal health records and lowered costs. A successful approach rests in having the hospital serve as the connectivity hub for bringing patients, care givers and healthcare professionals together in a secure, online environment. Read this whitepaper to see what keys are needed to craft a community through your patient portal.

Sponsor: Medhost


 

7 Elements of Radically Simple OS Migration

Avoid the typical headaches of OS migration during your next project by learning about 7 elements that will enable you to:
* Centrally manage data migration
* Preserve users' data and personal settings
* Mitigate network impacts during migration Access the white paper to find out how to radically simplify your OS migration project

Sponsor: Druva


 

IBM FlashSystem At-a-Glance

The IBM FlashSystem V840 Enterprise Performance Solution accelerates applications with enterprise-class advanced storage capabilities for less than the cost of disk. This at-a-glance overview highlights how the FlashSystem V840 provides 5X storage capacity, flexible deployment options, tight integration with VMware, software defined storage services, and preserves existing storage investments.

Sponsor: CDW


 

The Top 5 Reasons You Need Backup for SaaS Applications

If you haven't sought backup and recovery for your cloud-stored data, you're playing a game of chance...and the odds are against you. This eBook will help you understand the most common threats to your business in the cloud, as well as how to protect your company from non-compliance and data loss.

Sponsor: Spanning