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DEFINITION: A best practice is a technique or methodology that, through experience and research, has proven to reliably lead to a desired result. A commitment to using the best practices in any field is a commitment to using all the knowledge and technology at one's disposal to ensure success. The term is used frequently in the fields of health care, government administration, the education system, project management,  … 
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Increase Customer Engagement by Empowering Business Users to Curate Your Web Store
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Uncover tips and best practices for creating a personalized digital experience.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Aug 21, 2014

IBM

How to Use TCO to Build a Business Case for Unified Communications
sponsored by ShoreTel
WEBCAST: Historically, IT investments were made simply in the interest of increasing competitiveness and with little insight into the hard, fact-based financial case.
Posted: 13 Aug 2014 | Premiered: Aug 13, 2014

ShoreTel

How IBM Global Technology Services is Managing Clients' Storage Environments
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: Watch this expert webcast to find out how this storage productivity solution can provide you with visualization, control and automation – all the while adhering to storage best practices such as availability, capacity, performance and management.
Posted: 04 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Mar 6, 2013

IBM

Webinar: Getting Hadoop Through an IT Audit
sponsored by WANdisco
WEBCAST: Join this webinar from GigaOM Research and WANdisco to learn how enterprises are hardening Hadoop across global data centers to ensure continuous availability, even during maintenance windows.
Posted: 08 May 2014 | Premiered: May 8, 2014

WANdisco

Best practices in managing requirements in Energy and Utilities industries
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: This webcast highlights some of the compliance and collaboration challenges facing the extended nuclear ecosystem, describe a potential solution that can aid addressing the challenges, and present several examples of where the solution has been implemented in the nuclear space.
Posted: 27 Mar 2014 | Premiered: May 31, 2013

IBM

3 Steps to Get Business Users On Your Side: Best Practices and Tools to Empower Your Business Users to Develop Process Apps
sponsored by Active Endpoints, Inc.
WEBCAST: Webinar includes 3 steps to delegate development of simpler applications to your business users and by allowing them to change existing applications -Which tools are appropriate for business users to capture domain expertise - How to improve your reputation with business users by enabling them to leverage and re-purpose your existing web services
Posted: 27 Dec 2012 | Premiered: Apr 26, 2011

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Active Endpoints, Inc.

Data Movement of Big Data Critical to BI and Analytics
sponsored by Teradata
PODCAST: Capitalizing on the value of big data starts with effective data movement. In this on-demand podcast, learn why organizations are moving away from traditional extract, transform, and load (ETL) methodologies in favor of ELT strategies in order to truly benefit from all that big data has to offer.
Posted: 17 Dec 2012 | Premiered: Nov 15, 2012

Teradata

Microsoft® Office Migration Guide
sponsored by Ontuitive
VIDEO: This essential resource highlights five important reasons to pull off an error-free Office migration, and reviews best practices that can help your organization seamlessly upgrade to the newest Office suite.
Posted: 13 Jun 2012 | Premiered: 07 Jun 2012

Ontuitive

Cloud Lessons Learned: Gain Control, Mitigate Risk and Be Agile
sponsored by CSC
WEBCAST: Why should customers be concerned about maintaining control over cloud services, and how should they accomplish this? Get key cloud lessons learned in this webcast. Explore topics such as the primary concerns in adopting private cloud, how to mitigate perceived cloud service risks and how to use cloud to increase agility.
Posted: 27 Jan 2012 | Premiered: Jan 27, 2012

CSC

Best Practices for Private Cloud Migration: Reduce Storage Migration Risks
sponsored by Virtual Instruments
WEBCAST: The private cloud offers fast service on demand at a lower cost. So why are many organizations slow to adopt this technology? Many organizations find the challenge and groundwork necessary to move to the cloud daunting. This webcast can help.
Posted: 02 Jun 2011 | Premiered: Jun 2, 2011

Virtual Instruments

IBM CloudBurst: Simplifying the IT Environment for Better Productivity
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: In this video, Chris O'Connor of IBM discusses how companies are often hampered by the time-consuming assembly of different IT components.
Posted: 19 May 2011 | Premiered: May 19, 2011

IBM

8 Common Mistakes of Windows 7 Migration
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WEBCAST: Join this interactive webcast to learn more about:• Common mistakes that people make during the OS migration project • How Dell overcame mistakes we made during our migration • How Dell helped other companies overcome common mistakes • Goodness that came out of the migration program
Posted: 15 Apr 2011 | Premiered: Apr 27, 2011, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

Dell, Inc.

Upcoming Live Expert Chat: Virtualizing Business-Critical Applications
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
WEBCAST: In this chat with VMware experts, learn about application performance considerations, best practices and use cases for deploying Tier 1 applications on VMware. Please join us during the live chat on October 26 from 11am-2pm ET
Posted: 14 Oct 2010 | Premiered: Oct 26, 2010, 11:00 EDT (15:00 GMT)

VMware, Inc.

Best Practices for Effective Wireless Transformation Series - Episode 1
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
PODCAST: In this podcast episode, Jean discusses changes in the wireless marketplace, how new devices are creating a need for greater intelligence in the network, and the key factors service providers should consider when planning a migration to address mobile data traffic demands.
Posted: 23 Sep 2010 | Premiered: Sep 23, 2010

Alcatel-Lucent

Webinar: Autoscaling Server Arrays
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: This webinar focuses on how the RightScale Platform handles autoscaling with specific instructions and a live demo.
Posted: 01 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 1, 2010

RightScale

Webinar: Deploying a Major Server Upgrade on the Cloud
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: This webinar continues the exploration of how to manage deployments on the cloud. We demonstrate how much easier and more efficient it is to perform maintenance tasks on the cloud using the RightScale Cloud Management Platform, while staying in control through the entire process.
Posted: 01 Mar 2010 | Premiered: Mar 1, 2010

RightScale

Webinar: Benefits of Grid Computing in the Cloud
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: See how pharmaceutical, insurance, and Web 2.0 companies are using grid computing to reduce costs and speed processing. You’ll learn how to set up a scalable compute array using RightScale's Grid Edition.
Posted: 25 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 25, 2010

RightScale

Webinar: Business Intelligence in the Cloud
sponsored by RightScale
WEBCAST: In this webinar, you will be introduced to the first business intelligence solution stack running on the cloud. This cutting-edge solution has been created by business intelligence industry leaders Jaspersoft, Talend and Vertica with the leader in cloud computing management, RightScale.
Posted: 24 Feb 2010 | Premiered: Feb 24, 2010

RightScale

The Power of Automation: The EDS Story
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: It is becoming increasingly difficult for data center pros to manage their IT environments. This webcast explores best practices for automation and details the benefits you can realize from implementing the technology.
Posted: 27 Jul 2009 | Premiered: Sep 17, 2009, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

Hewlett-Packard Company

Leveraging Virtualization for Greater ROI
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WEBCAST: In this webcast you'll hear from Falconstor Software's Product Marketing Manager , Peter Eichers, as he discusses Falconstor storage virtualization solutions.
Posted: 20 May 2009 | Premiered: May 20, 2009

FalconStor Software

Six Best Practices to Prevent Enterprise Data Loss
sponsored by RSA
VIDEO: Join Tom Corn, Vice President of Data Security Products at RSA, The Security Division of EMC as he discusses six best practices for preventing enterprise data loss. Hear how these best practices enable you to protect your critical data throughout its lifecycle -- no matter where it moves, who accesses it or how it is used.
Posted: 05 Feb 2009 | Premiered: 05 Feb 2009

RSA

Hyper-V Deployment and Best Practices
sponsored by Microsoft
WEBCAST: In this webcast a Senior Product Manager from the Windows Virtualization team discusses the Hyper-V virtualization capabilities built into Windows Server 2008. It offers an overview of system requirements, and best practices for successful depl...
Posted: 05 Dec 2008 | Premiered: Dec 5, 2008

Microsoft

How Do You Score? Silverpop's Benchmark Study of B2B Lead Management Practices
sponsored by Vtrenz, Inc
WEBCAST: Listen to this webinar and learn how to grab a peek at your competitors marketing results. It also discusses lead growth, form completion rate, email performance metrics, channels, and best practices.
Posted: 20 Aug 2008 | Premiered: Aug 20, 2008

Vtrenz, Inc

Increase Utilization, Decrease Energy Costs With Data Center Virtualization
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: This webcast explores answers to some of the key questions around getting started with virtualization. It addresses cost savings, weighing benefits vs. risks, transitioning from older platforms to new ones, best practices and more.
Posted: 21 May 2008 | Premiered: Jun 19, 2008, 12:00 EDT (16:00 GMT)

Hewlett-Packard Company

Best Practices in Application Performance Management
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: In this podcast, discover what is meant by an end-to-end approach to Application Performance Management and, from the perspective of the IT organization, why it's so critical.
Posted: 31 Mar 2008 | Premiered: Mar 31, 2008, 09:00 EDT (13:00 GMT)

CA Technologies.
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BEST PRACTICES DEFINITION (continued): …  hardware and software product development, and elsewhere.In software development, a best practice is a well-defined method that contributes to a successful step in product development. Throughout the software industry, several best practices are widely followed. Some of the more commonly used are: an iterative development process, requirement management, quality control, and change control. An iterative (meaning repetitive) development process, which progresses in incremental stages, helps to maintain a focus on manageable tasks and ensures that earlier stages are successful before the later … 
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