Published By: Genesys
Published Date: Jun 11, 2018
Don’t let your communications system hold you back. PBX systems once provided top-of-the-line business communications, but they weren’t designed to accommodate business growth and change. And cloud-based platforms have altered the landscape of business communications. Your PBX isn’t just an inconvenience, it could hurt your business.
This eBook covers common problems associated with PBX systems as well as their impact on your business. Learn to identify signs of trouble in your business communications as well as key features to look for in a new system. Don’t let a fear of the unknown hold you back. Download the eBook and learn:
• Key warning signs to look for in your PBX
• The impact of maintaining an outdated system
• How modern communication tools can benefit your business
Published By: Monotype
Published Date: Jan 10, 2017
Without overstating the situation, it's safe to say there has been a seismic shift in the way brands and customers interact, and with it, an equally profound change in how brands must communicate, market, and relate to their customers. In this eBook, you’ll learn about three areas of particular importance—continuity, customers, and compliance—where type can help deliver on the experience today's consumers expect.
Published By: HP Inc.
Published Date: Feb 14, 2019
HP SmartStream Designer is a simple and powerful variable data printing (VDP) tool that enables HP Indigo digital press owners to provide sophisticated high-value jobs and personalized campaigns. More than 2000 HP Indigo customers are using HP SmartStream Designer to harness the HP Indigo digital advantage for their business.
Learn how HP SmartStream Designer can help you create high-value, high impact applications and open new opportunities with HP Indigo.
Published By: HP Inc.
Published Date: Feb 14, 2019
With a couple of swipes, a like and a share, what’s in today is gone tomorrow. Graphic design trends are changing rapidly, based on a fastspreading global pop culture that determines what’s hot, and what’s not, almost instantly.
In such a connected world, keeping pace with the right look and feel is essential. While a picture was once worth a thousand words, it’s now worth much more. If you don’t want your audience to bounce, basic is not enough.
By creating unique printed and digital assets that engage consumers and drive social media posts (and a whole lot of likes and shares), brands can leverage the “Instagram effect” to attract customers. Start with these trends, and keep reinventing!
Learn how Dassault Systèmes Program Management solutions can help Aerospace and Aviation companies reliably execute on their proposed plans to meet their design, cost and schedule targets.
Read this whitepaper and gain insights into new practices in four key areas:
• Consolidate all program data in one central data repository to use institutional knowledge and improve design analysis and decision support
• Data reuse between organizations to avoid duplicate efforts and misunderstandings
• Real-time reporting automation of key data to assess program performance and anticipate risks and opportunities
• Program control with real-time, up-to-date, detailed and verifiable information while preserving program and partner IP
A recent study by Engineering.com indicated there is a significant gap between how Industrial Equipment Manufacturing companies value specific aspects of their project execution and how they judge their performance. In order to address the challenging aspects of product development projects, it was determined that projects with a web-based Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solution will perform higher.
Learn how PLM solutions with embedded project management can uniquely provide the following operational best practices:
• Full alignment between projects and the product portfolio in order to leverage common technology platforms and launch products to market faster
• Coordination of a project’s schedule and resources, with its scope as defined by requirements and development constraints, in order to meet market expectations
• Automatic project task updates as development work is completed to provide a real-time understanding of project status and progress
In today’s application economy, interaction between a business and
its customers, partners and employees is increasingly through apps.
And omni-channel access to these applications—from anywhere at
any time—is dependent on APIs. These APIs provide an interface for
developers to code against, and must be robust enough to support
As a result, APIs are perhaps the most critical technology in digital
business design today. APIs sit between your application clients
—apps, websites and devices—and application backends. By
leveraging APIs, you can securely stretch the boundaries of your
enterprise by tapping into a broad array of digital businesses, digital
customers and digital devices.
But just as important as the API, is the application backend itself.
Behind the API, the data access layer and application logic layer are
doing the heavy lifting—implementing business rules, maintaining
data consistency and managing interactions with various data
sources. These three com
Today’s most damaging security threats are not originating from malicious outsiders or malware but from trusted insiders - both malicious insiders and negligent insiders. This survey is designed to uncover the latest trends and challenges regarding insider threats as well as solutions to prevent or mitigate insider attacks.
Our 400,000 member online community, Cybersecurity Insiders, in partnership with the Information Security Community on LinkedIn, asked Crowd Research Partners to conduct an in-depth study of cybersecurity professionals to gather fresh insights, reveal the latest trends, and provide actionable guidance on addressing insider threat.
The key—gleaned from the design practices of mobile leaders—is to balance a
human vision with rigorous and focused execution. Sounds obvious? Maybe, but it’s
rare to find organizations that do the full process the right way. Here’s what everyone
who works on mobile products can learn from the mobile market leaders:
HCAHPS is the barometer for understanding a patient’s hospital experience. But can you predict the
outcome of your patient satisfaction surveys by reading online reviews from past and present patients?
And more importantly, does improving your hospital’s online reputation improve HCAHPS scores?
Reputation.com’s Data Science team, led by Brad Null, Ph.D, analyzed two years of HCAHPS hospital
survey data from The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, across more than 4,800 hospitals.
The team reviewed the data alongside online reviews, ratings and rankings for those same hospitals, and
made some significant discoveries:
• Online reviews provide early warning of issues that may impact patient experience, giving hospitals the
opportunity to identify and address those issues before patient satisfaction scores suffer.
• By continually monitoring, managing, requesting and responding to patient reviews, a healthcare
organization can address negative feedback that impacts HCAHPS resu
Published By: Red Hat
Published Date: Jun 26, 2019
An introduction to the Forrester analyst report: How to Capture the Benefits of Microservice Design
There has always been a relationship between an application and the platform and services which
run it. For a long time, that relationship was very tight and encompassed a lot of areas related to the
application design, from the language the application could be written in to administrative behaviors
like monitoring and logging, even things like transaction management, frontend UI development, or
In a sense, the application platform was just another design consideration for the application. A few
years ago, as significant changes in platform technology like cloud, containers, and virtual machines
started rolling out, the primary emphasis for CTOs and application architects was on how to move to
those platforms. The platform choice was a major part of the application. The focus was — one way or
another — getting into “the cloud.”
There’s been a shift in customers’ pri
Published By: Forcepoint
Published Date: May 14, 2019
The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is not in effect, requiring global organizations to significantly address how they process and protect the personal data of EU citizens. Yet, Gartner predicted, “Less than 50% of all organizations impacted will fully comply with GDPR.”* Confused about the requirements and what next steps to take? Read our GDPR eBook to learn about the regulation and its key requirements. *Gartner, GDPR Clarity: 19 Frequently Asked Questions Answered, by Bart Wilemsen, 29 August 2017
Published By: Tricentis
Published Date: Nov 15, 2018
The following maturity model is designed to help you assess your team’s progress on the journey to BDD maturity. This guide will give you a framework for understanding where your team is now on the road to BDD maturity and help you chart a direct course for taking it to the next level. The transition to BDD often comes with significant bumps in the road, but in our experience it is well worth the effort. Teams with mature BDD practices report higher levels of collaboration across functions and also tend to be more advanced in their DevOps release processes. By shifting testing left with BDD, these teams are delivering faster without sacrificing quality.
By downloading this ebook, you will learn:
o Five BDD maturity levels based on the adoption patterns we’ve seen among our user base and the industry at large
o Strategies for achieving the significant process changes that BDD requires, both within and outside the QA team
o Where your team is today and the milestones that will get you
Published By: Tricentis
Published Date: Jan 22, 2019
Agile is all about change. IT leaders adopt agile to accelerate the pace of change for their business-differentiable software. Adopting agile requires changes throughout the people, processes and technologies involved in building that software. Development teams must significantly change their structure, culture, tooling and daily activities for agile. And once agile is adopted, the applications under development change on a daily (or more frequent) basis.
Solvent printing is the perfect solution for signs, vehicle wraps, and many other
print applications. Solvent inks produce top-quality graphics, enabling printing
service providers (PSPs) to maintain high-volume output and lower production
costs while providing their customers superior color gamut and accuracy.
Although solvent inks provide great performance and have many additional
bene ts, they come with one frustrating work ow drawback: the delays PSPs
experience by having to wait for solvent ink to dry, particularly when the
application requires lamination. A new breakthrough solvent ink technology
solves this problem by reducing print curing time by at least 75% of the 24
hour waiting period normally recognized by media manufacturers and industry
These new solvent inks make it possible for PSPs to laminate solvent prints on the
same day they are printed. PSPs can achieve high image quality without sacri cing
valuable time, plus they can avoid clutter and reduce spa
Published By: Lucidchart
Published Date: May 16, 2019
The sales industry has changed dramatically. Because prospects are more informed and more people (6.8, on average) have to sign off on a single purchase, sales reps have may find it difficult to close deals on their own. Cue the deal review.
When executed correctly, deal reviews give sales reps that support they need—these meetings bring cross-functional teams together and leverage everyone’s experience and connections to move the account forward and shorten the sales cycle. When executed poorly, deal reviews reveal no new insights and waste time better spent on revenue-generating activities.
In this e-book, you’ll learn how to standardize your deal reviews so they are efficient and insightful every time. Apply these strategies to:
Quickly bring everyone up to speed on a deal’s status.
Ensure that sales reps consistently provide the right information.
Make sales reps more accountable for action items agreed upon in the deal review.
Leverage executive connections.
This paper is designed to help evaluate your current contact center as you consider a
move to the cloud. Our goal, as always, is to enable you to deliver exceptional customer
experiences, and we are here to assist you at every step as you transition to the cloud.
Published By: Winshuttle
Published Date: Jun 29, 2017
Founded in 1996 by former University of Maryland football player Kevin Plank, Under Armour is a major innovator in performance apparel. The company made its start by developing a moisture-wicking compression T-shirt for athletes to wear underneath uniforms or pads. Under Armour now designs, markets, and distributes a full line of apparel and footwear for active men and women of all ages, and the company is the official outfitter for college and professional teams across North America and Europe.
Published By: Riverbed
Published Date: Nov 02, 2016
Many organizations transitioning from on-premises Microsoft applications to Office 365 will experience performance problems due to geographic factors and use of the Internet for connectivity. IT can minimize performance issues and deliver an acceptable experience to end users by paying careful attention to network design.
Global adoption of the cloud is accelerating at a dizzying rate each year with businesses of all sizes realizing the cost-saving, flexibility, and scalability benefits of migrating and running applications in the cloud. In a 2016 survey*, F5 found that 67 percent of the respondents identified themselves as “Cloud First,” and three cloud models—private, public, and SaaS—dominated the top five IT strategic trends.
As pressure to move applications to cloud and hybrid environments intensifies, IT teams must grapple with sometimes significant migration challenges. Though each migration is different, there are several common considerations to keep in mind to help you on your own cloud journey. This guide provides a blueprint to help you think through many of the long-term impacts of your migration options and establish a strong foundation for your cloud migration strategy. The end result should be a migration strategy that leaves you in a position to support your technology as your business
Application delivery services are critical for successful applications. Whether such services add scalability, reliability, or security, most applications rely on one or more. Application Delivery Controllers (ADCs), therefore, occupy a critical place in most application, cloud, and data center designs.
But what does "performance" actually mean? In general, ADC vendors publish four main types of metrics to demonstrate performance:
Requests per second (RPS) Connections per second (CPS) Transactions per second (TPS) Throughput (often measured in gigabits per second, Gbps)
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Published By: Arcserve
Published Date: Jul 23, 2010
This report is designed to help IT organizations more effectively plan for the adoption of solutions that can help bring together a unified view of IT service performance as it impacts business outcomes. Download now!
Published By: Ascentis
Published Date: Sep 28, 2010
HRIS solutions designed for very large organizations can be costly to set up and maintain, and often require the services of an army of consultants to keep them operational. Systems designed for very small organizations concentrate on either HR functions such as attendance and compensation, or on benefits management, but usually lack the ability to integrate the two areas. To be a practical investment choice for a mid-tier organization, a satisfactory HRIS solution must have its HR and benefits functions highly integrated. It must be agile so it can easily be kept aligned with the constant change in compliance laws, and it must be robust and secure, built on a tried and true platform foundation.
The purpose of this design guide is to present the requirements and considerations relevant to the transportation vertical along with design options, best practices and configuration guidelines. While this design guide is focused on Shortest Path Bridging (SPB-M) based networks, it also addresses data networking solutions applicable for this transportation vertical.
Although several modes of transport exist, this document focuses on rail (metro, heavy, light) and road transport. More specifically, this document focuses on the fixed network infrastructure underpinning the multiple systems that enable the safe and reliable operation of rail and intelligent transport systems.
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