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ALSO CALLED: Information Technology Infrastructure Library, IT Infrastructure Library
DEFINITION: The Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) is a globally recognized collection of best practices for information technology (IT) service management. The United Kingdom's Central Computer and Telecommunications Agency (CCTA) created ITIL in response to growing dependence on information technology for meeting business needs and goals. ITIL provides businesses with a customizable framework  … 
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FlexPod Datacenter with Microsoft SQL Server 2014
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This informational brief, offers an innovative solution that allows you to reduce the complexity of your business application environment while creating highly available infrastructure to protect against compromise while delivering a simplified, standardized and trusted approach for the use and management of your IT resources.
Posted: 28 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2015

NetApp

Determine and Compare Hybrid Cloud TCO: Discovering Key Approaches
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Download now to discover 2 methods for determining and comparing hybrid cloud TCO. Learn how to select the right type of hybrid infrastructure that fits your unique requirements for where apps will be deployed across traditional IT, public, private, and managed cloud.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 27 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

10 Facts Every I&O Pro Should Know About Cloud Economics
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Are you making the most of your cloud investments? Discover in this Forrester report the core principles of strategic cloud use, and from it you will glean the 10 most important facts every I&O professional should know about cloud economics.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

The Right Mix: Developing the Right Hybrid IT Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Discover how to formulate the right hybrid IT infrastructure to meet the needs of your apps, services, and enterprise. Access now to learn the formula for achieving the optimal mix of traditional IT, private cloud, and public cloud services.
Posted: 26 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Configuring the Hyper Converged Cloud: HPE Helion CloudSystem
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to install and configure the hybrid cloud HPE Helion CloudSystem on a hyper-converged infrastructure environment. Download now to discover a cost-effective and efficient hyper-converged cloud solution with highly integrated components and compact form factor, offering an easy path to hybrid cloud.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 23 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

IT Workload Automation (WLA): Market Providers on the Radar
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Discover a complete evaluation of one leading workload automation (WLA) portfolio provider, and in it, learn how to centrally manage a vast variety of enterprise workflows and align resources to meet real-time business demands. Additionally, assess this WLA tool along 5 critical criteria.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

CA Technologies

Unified Infrastructure Management for Databases: An Overview
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Discover unified database infrastructure management that delivers comprehensive monitoring across multiple database servers, as well as will uncover performance bottlenecks. Access now to ensure database integrity with a solution that supports Oracle, IBM DB2, SQL Server, Sybase, and IBM Informix.
Posted: 23 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

CA Technologies

Moving Beyond Masking and Subsetting: Realizing the Value of Test Data Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes common problems and potential benefits of Test Data Management (TDM) in a testing and development environment. Debunk assumptions that could be holding you back from better TDM, learn why masking production data is not a simple solution, and discover a more efficient and easier TDM policy for IT.
Posted: 22 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2016

CA Technologies

Benchmarking Your Internal IT Costs: Building Your IT Infrastructure Service Baseline
sponsored by Windsor Group
WHITE PAPER: This analytic white paper introduces the importance of benchmarking your internal IT costs by keeping track of your IT service baseline. Doing this can define your current IT infrastructure service cost and output, as well as act as a measurement tool for continuous improvement.
Posted: 16 Sep 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Windsor Group

EAM Energy Performance: Extending the Asset Life
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: To stay competitive, you need to understand the energy behind asset management. Access this paper to extend the life of your assets with an energy performance management system that will increase your return on assets, improve visibility, allow continuous peak-demand analysis, and more.
Posted: 09 Sep 2016 | Published: 09 Sep 2016

Infor

Deepen Visibility into Cloud and Hybrid IT with Unified Infrastructure Management
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Learn why it's recommended your organization extends the visibility of existing infrastructure tools with a unified, hybrid IT monitoring platform—providing visibility into traditional and next-generation technologies. Read on to take a unified approach to IT ops, and monitor all hybrid cloud, software-defined, and converged environments.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

CA Technologies

Data Center Solutions for Government
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: SI leverage data center providers can help solve key issues for federal agencies by offering benefits like, colocation to support and scale IT infrastructure disaster recovery to provide critical backup of data, networking to improve performance, and more. Access this white paper to discover if any of these solutions can benefit your data center.
Posted: 02 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Aug 2015

CyrusOne

Seven Red Flags to Watch Out for When Selecting a Data Center Provider
sponsored by CyrusOne
WHITE PAPER: This strategic white paper identifies 7 red flags that should raise concern for IT professionals selecting a data center provider. Some of these red flags include: high rate of employee attrition, issues with facility upkeep, inattentive data center employees and more.
Posted: 01 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016

CyrusOne

Faster, More Accurate Decisions with IT Operations Analytics
sponsored by BMC
WHITE PAPER: This concise white paper offers information to help IT professionals understand the role of critical services in the context of their business purpose as well as uncovers new digital service opportunities that create revenue, optimize cost, and mitigate risk, resulting in greater success for the digital enterprise.
Posted: 28 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016

BMC

Make Optimizing Business Services Less Art, More Science
sponsored by BMC
WHITE PAPER: This white papers offers information to help IT groups map out business needs to IT metrics, identify potential bottlenecks, and provision the right level of resources for each project at the right time. Read on to find the correct balance between under-provisioning and overprovisioning in order to reduce costs while optimizing service.
Posted: 28 Jul 2016 | Published: 01 Jan 2016

BMC

Ansible Tower in the Software Development Lifecycle
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover the benefits Ansible Tower offers in the software development lifecycle (SDLC), and take advantage of its flexibility to embed it in existing tools and processes. Read on to centralize your infrastructure and SDLC management with a platform that will enable self-service and improve automated testing.
Posted: 12 Jul 2016 | Published: 12 Jul 2016

Red Hat

The Benefits of Agentless Architecture
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper the top 12 benefits of implementing agentless IT architecture, utilizing an open source orchestration tool. Read on to learn to effectively manage systems by connecting to them over SSH, and employ a management tool that doesn't impose additional demands on your environment.
Posted: 11 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Red Hat

Ansible In Depth: A Playbook for Complex IT Orchestration
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Discover in this white paper an in-depth overview of IT configuration management, deployment, and orchestration tool Ansible, accessible for all skill levels and purpose-built for easily deploying workloads to public and on premise clouds.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 08 Jul 2016

Red Hat

IT Transformation Trends: Flash Storage as a Strategic IT Asset
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Download this paper to learn how to use flash storage as a strategic asset to improve data center operations and support transition to cloud-run applications. Learn how to develop an effective all-flash array strategy to reap its benefits without breaking your budget.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Pure Storage

The Buyer's Guide to Innovation Management Platforms
sponsored by Spigit
WHITE PAPER: Did you know that advanced crowd science algorithms will surface innovations with the highest potential? Discover 5 criteria with which you should scrutinize potential innovation management platforms to distinguish their offerings. Read on to determine how to foster innovation and sustained customer engagement.
Posted: 24 Jun 2016 | Published: 24 Jun 2016

Spigit

5 Ways to Create a Successful Innovation Program
sponsored by Spigit
WHITE PAPER: What exactly does it take to create sustainable innovation program, driving impactful results to both the business side and IT? Learn how to implement a successful crowdsourced innovation program with the 5 methods outlined in this white paper.
Posted: 23 Jun 2016 | Published: 23 Jun 2016

Spigit

2016 State of Crowdsourced Innovation
sponsored by Spigit
WHITE PAPER: Read this report to discover the 2016 landscape of crowdsourced innovation, highlighting essential best practices for running sustainable innovation programs. Download now to learn why enterprises are tapping crowdsourcing as a way to innovate, and what returns you should expect.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 22 Jun 2016

Spigit

Delivering Enterprise Value with Service Management
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: This IDC Research report provides an analysis of the business value that 10 businesses are achieving with cloud-based IT service management services. Read on to increase service management productivity across your business by automating repeatable processes, and more.
Posted: 20 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

ServiceNow

Today's State of Work: The IT Service Experience Gap
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Read this report to discover several key steps you can take to close the gap between IT service expectations and actual delivery, including instruction on streamlining processes, automating tasks, and creating refined digital interfaces for your applications.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

ServiceNow

The Future of IT: From Chaos to Service Automation
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Download this exclusive white paper to learn how service automation offers a life raft for those IT departments struggling to stay afloat in the new sea of complexities. View now and find a clear way in your voyage to modern IT success.
Posted: 17 Jun 2016 | Published: 17 Jun 2016

ServiceNow
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ITIL DEFINITION (continued): …  of best practices to achieve quality service and overcome difficulties associated with the growth of IT systems. Hewlett-Packard Co. and Microsoft are two businesses that use ITIL as part of their own best practices frameworks.ITIL is organized into "sets" of books which are defined by related functions: service strategy, service design, managerial, service transition, service operation and continual service improvement. software. In addition to the books, which can be purchased online, ITIL services and products include training, qualifications, software tools and user groups such as the IT … 
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