Learn about the latest developments in this rapidly-growing, disruptive technology.Read more >
Hear the latest on the current website security threats for September 2016 from Symantec.Read more >
GPU technology improves Citrix virtual desktops and applications, but to truly deliver an immersive user experience that scales, organizations need to manage the complete GPU deployment lifecycle – from designing the infrastructure, to managing and optimizing a production environment, to responding to user issues dynamically, in real-time.
eG Innovations in partnership with NVIDIA is delivering comprehensive monitoring capabilities that enable IT to better manage all aspects of the user experience, tapping into new GPU-sourced insights that aid in design right-sizing, proactive infrastructure optimization and help desk issue remediation. This new joint solution integrates eG Enterprise with NVIDIA GRID software to provide actionable insights through host-level, guest-level, and application-level analytics.
Attend this webinar to learn how to deliver complete lifecycle management of the end user experience for GPU-powered applications and desktops.
An IT support professional’s perspective on change.
Ever wonder why change is so hard. Join us as Mary Therese Durr, Director of Computing Support and Service Management at Boston College shares her experience with change and the dragon that impedes acceptance.
Mary Therese Durr is the Director of Computing Support and Information Technology Service Management at Boston College. Mary entered the technology field over twenty-five years ago as a computer programmer. She has moved from software development to computer lab management to networking to systems management and lastly to directing those who do all the real work. Her specialty is discovering people’s strengths. Mary has her Master's in Education, Research, Measurement, and Evaluation from the Boston College Lynch School of Education.
The best way to engage all employees is through their managers. Therefore Mary includes in her responsibilities partnering with Information Technology Services (ITS)-Human Resources to build and support a management training program for ITS as well as consulting with management as needed.
As organizations create increasingly complex software applications, IT development teams evolved their software creation practices for more flexibility, moving from waterfall models to agile or lean development practices.
Today, DevOps designates a set of tools, processes, best practices and corporate management guidelines that make an IT organization more agile and more efficient. While the software tools and practices promoted by DevOps practitioners are well understood, rigid infrastructures reduce the benefits and hinders the application of agile methods.
Join Amazon Web Services Premier Partner, 2nd Watch, for a live webinar to learn more about how to get the right approach to DevOps and Containers in the cloud.
•What is DevOps?
•What are the benefits of DevOps?
•How can we measure success?
•Organizational change in the new era of technology
It's no secret that brands today are investing more money than ever in marketing technologies to gain better insight into customer preferences and behavior. We rely heavily on these systems to collect data and deliver the best experience for engaging and converting visitors. However, when this data isn’t shared between your vendors, you may be overlooking a big opportunity to maximize return on your investments.
This webinar will explore 3 ways to power intelligent marketing campaigns by leveraging real-time data you already have, as well as examine a more practical take on how to extract value from connecting data across your entire technology stack, allowing more timely, relevant, and meaningful interactions with the customer.
Thomas Samson, Portfolio Manager of the Muzinich Europeyield Fund, will provide an update on the Fund's positioning, performance, and future outlook.Read more >
Let’s face it, when it comes to marketing, our target market has created a wall, it’s not their fault, it’s ours. Think about this - you’re responsible for generating over 5,000 leads this quarter, how are you going to do it?
- Create another eBook?
- Write more blogs?
- Invest more money in AdWords?
- Refocus on building pipeline with ABM?
You would probably want a combination of all the above, but that’s time-consuming and quickly adds up $$$. And even if you’re doing all of the above, there isn’t a guarantee that these channels will cut through the noise. Take these examples into consideration:
- 57% of Internet users don’t click on banner ads because they’re afraid of receiving spam or malware.
- 18% of Internet users in the U.S. use an ad blocker, which resulted in a loss of $5.8 billion in ad revenue on 2014.
- Spotify Premium grew by a cool 10 million users since 2014 as consumers sought an ad-free listening experience.
If you’re a start-up, small company, (even if you’re pretty big) marketing budgets are tight and always scrutinized. Influencer marketing has proven to be a profitable and scalable channel, if done right. Learn from growth marketing experts as they give you tips on how to Growth hack your business through Influencer Marketing.
To better protect against cyberattacks, it’s not enough to find and fix application vulnerabilities during development and testing. You also have to block malicious activity against applications already in production. Runtime Application Self-Protection, or RASP, is an emerging technology that helps detect and stop these common attacks in real time.
Join this webcast to learn:
• Emerging trends in web application security from our leading experts
• Why detecting attacks from inside the application matters
• How to integrate runtime protection in your development and DevOps processes
• How Veracode Runtime Application Self-Protection can work for you
These are challenging times for investors. What are the challenges consumers face in securing stable and certain income through their retirement and in leaving a legacy for loved ones?
Join Richard Evans, Intermediary Development Manager at MetLife, for this 45 minute webinar as we consider the key issues facing consumers in the run up to, and through, retirement. Drawing on research findings to illustrate the thoughts and expectations of clients in this space, Richard will provide details of how MetLife have responded to these needs via the use of real life case studies. He will demonstrate how MetLife's guarantees can help protect, recover and repair your client’s retirement position. There will be the opportunity to ask questions online during the session.
For online retailers and media players, performance means business. Using Data Science helps companies gain a competitive edge with respect to customer experience, IT performance, and business outcome. The question is, “how?”
Join Mat Ball and Iris Lieuw for a tech talk on how SOASTA data science can give your company a competitive advantage in your market.
The talk will showcase SOASTA’s data science capabilities, but will also provide a glimpse into how e-commerce and media players are using data science for the following:
- Biz-Ops, combining marketing and performance analytics to maximize marketing campaigns in real-time
- Efficient webpage prioritization for IT workloads and Senior Management Visibility
- Getting the most accurate alerting based on your entire user event history
Load balancing and what load balancers can do are undergoing significant changes as enterprises seek to deploy cloud-native applications in data centers and public clouds. According to Gartner, “Application-centric personnel are driving a return to lightweight, disaggregated load balancers, creating challenges and opportunities for I&O leaders.”
Simultaneously, Network Function Virtualization (NFV) is now reaching mainstream enterprises with the Cisco Cloud Services Platform (CSP) 2100. Avi Networks and Cisco CSP integrate to provide a turn-key solution for the rapid deployment of application services such as load balancing, analytics, and autoscaling on an elastic NFV platform, without requiring any additional expertise. The joint solution ensures that administrators can efficiently roll out elastic, high-performance, load balancing and application monitoring capabilities.
Join Avi Networks and Cisco guest speaker, Gunnar Anderson to learn how enterprises now have an opportunity to take advantage of software-defined load balancing and NFV quickly and easily using:
• Standard x86 servers
• Virtualized/software-based functions
• API-driven approach
• Elastic scaling to millions of SSL TPS
In the wake the new US financial regulation such as the "Dodd-Frank" Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, many banks in the US, Europe and Asia have been looking at how best to monitor and control the activities of their traders and contact centers.
The cost of compliance can considerable, however, the risks associated with non-compliance can result in even more substantial costs to the business.
Hear emerging trends in compliance for contact centres and traders.
Companies of all shapes and sizes are currently in the market for a cloud integration/iPaaS platform. The demand comes from a variety of different sources. The presentation talks through the key themes and areas of demand, using real customer cases to demonstrate why a host of UK-based businesses entered the market and bought a cloud platform.Read more >
Having a single system of record of all program, portfolio, and project information reduces costs and allows governmental organizations to quickly snap to and comply with mandates and regulations.
Join this webcast to learn how integrated PPM solutions:
•Bring increased accountability across agency projects
•Facilitate real-time collaboration between project and program managers and their teams
•Reduce redundancy and manual effort
Sony, Target and now Yahoo! -- you can't let this to happen to you or your business. Help your organization avoid being front page news due to a security breach.
Every organization large and small wants to avoid this all too common reality. From the unintentional sharing of data by employees through a rogue email, to losing data via a lost computer, to surviving hacker attacks, there's a lot to manage.
Join this webcast to learn the top 5 ways to protect your organization and make sure your company isn't the next one hacked.
This webcast is part of our Digital Security in the Modern World webcast series. Sign up for this session, or the entire series today!
Consumers want payment options that function in all channels—research confirms it. They want to buy things with as little frustration as possible and merchants want to accept payments from legitimate customers. It seems so simple.
As digital wallets emerge, however, security remains the primary hurdle facing mobile payments. How do digital wallets fit into the formula of customer convenience and merchant confidence?
Join Hannah Preston, Solution Strategist, Payment Security Division, CA Technologies and D.J. Murphy, Editor-in-Chief, CardNotPresent.com as they discuss digital wallet adoption and how companies can keep pace with the demands of mobile commerce, while balancing fraud risks.
Learn the "must haves" for any digital wallet solution:
• Specifically designed to fuel the mobile economy, avoiding the frustration and complexity of legacy payment infrastructure
• Securely provisioned with the cardholder's credentials, a vital feature for card issuers who want to offer cardholders digital wallet platforms
• Industry sanctioned to effect a large scale shift in payment culture for merchants, issuers and customers
Today, Communications service providers face real challenges in terms of their ability to innovate and deliver new services with greater speed and agility and at lower costs. Software-Defined WAN (SD-WAN) is fast becoming a disruptive intersection of cloud, telco and enterprise. SD-WAN offers an alternative to delivering managed services with centralized configuration, management, and optimization of Enterprise applications across the WAN. According to IDC, SD-WAN is projected to be a $6B market by 2020, with an estimated compound annual growth rate of 100 percent.
In this webinar, viewers will learn about the technologies that enable SD-WAN and the value proposition for enterprises and communications service providers. They’ll also hear about specific deployment options where SD-WAN delivers benefits over traditional methods.
There has always been change in our profession. We originally started by implementing disaster recovery programmes. Soon after that, the businesses realized that the people aspect of recovery was needed as well. The results were the beginning of business continuity programmes. DR and BC have worked together almost two decades now with great success. We are now at a major transformation point again. Business continuity is now sharing more information and interacting more with security and compliance groups.
This session will go over what most of us already have in place, what we will need to add, and how all three groups interface together to provide a new resilience program for your environment. The goal of this session is to show the interactions between risk management, business continuity, security and compliance that form the components of a resilience programme.
Cyber attackers are going phishing in your network pond.
Learn how you can keep your people from taking the bait.
Nowadays there are as many ways to communicate as there are things to say. Even so, email continues to be the primary method to connect with others, and the preferred vector for cyber-attacks. The latest threat targeting higher learning institutions comes from Business Email Compromise, an emerging but sophisticated cyber-attack consisting of low-volume campaigns of highly targeted phishing emails.
In part 3 of our three-part Webinar series, we’ll take a deep dive into Business Email Compromise and explore the various approaches attackers are using to execute campaigns targeting higher education institutions. You’ll learn the indispensable tactics you need to protect your higher learning environment from Business Email Compromise phishing attacks. Register Now.
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Gartner recently placed Big Data in its “trough of disillusionment,” reflective of many leaders’ struggle to prove the value of Hadoop within their organization. While the promise of enhanced data integration and enrichment is obvious, measurable results have remained elusive. This episode of The Briefing Room will outline how to successfully tie Big Data to existing business applications, preventing your next Hadoop project from being another “Big Data letdown.”
Learn from veteran Analyst Dr. Robin Bloor as he discusses the importance of converging enterprise data integration with intelligence and scalability. He’ll be briefed by George Corugedo of RedPoint Global, who will provide concrete examples of how the convergence of scalable cloud platforms, ever-expanding data sources and intelligent execution can turn the Big Data hype into demonstrable business value.
Today’s cutting-edge companies are viewing their customers within the context of a decade or more of interactions across multiple customer channels. Real-time integration with social media and other customer channels can now result in actionable insights with game-changing potential. Attend this webinar to hear veteran Analyst Dr. Robin Bloor describe the changing landscape of data flow, and how that impacts enterprise responsiveness. George Corugedo, CTO, RedPoint Global will explain how companies are leveraging Hadoop’s YARN architecture to deliver a whole new array of highly responsive, data-driven enterprise applications.Read more >
Want to take advantage of Hadoop 2.0/YARN without the cost of MapReduce programmers? Hear RedPoint’s CTO George Corugedo speak about how to solve Big Data Quality issues without breaking the bank.Read more >