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DEFINITION: On the Internet, an intelligent agent (or simply an agent) is a program that gathers information or performs some other service without your immediate presence and on some regular schedule. Typically, an agent program, using parameters you have provided, searches all or some part of the Internet, gathers information you're interested in, and presents it to you on a daily or other periodic basis.  … 
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Tips for Driving User Adoption in New Technology Deployment
sponsored by Code42
WHITE PAPER: How can you successfully deploy a new technology and ensure users are on board? In this on-demand webinar, Paul Glen, author of "The Geek Leader's Handbook," delves into the interpersonal issues IT faces when implementing a new technology and shares how user adoption is the key to a successful deployment.
Posted: 07 Jul 2014 | Published: 03 Jul 2014

Code42

 802.11n Migration
sponsored by Brocade
WHITE PAPER: In the last few short years sales of 802.11n wireless networking gear have skyrocketed, and have effectively displaced the legacy 802.11a/b/g versions in many organizations. It's rapidly becoming the wireless technology of choice for networking professionals in all-sized organizations.
Posted: 01 Sep 2010 | Published: 01 Sep 2010

Brocade

An SMB Roadmap for Making the Right 2011 Technology Choices
sponsored by AMD
WHITE PAPER: Even as your business demands ratchet up, your customers still expect high quality and top performance for the money they spend. So to remain competitive, your business must be able to deliver the value your customers want at the price-point they’re willing to pay. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 15 Feb 2011 | Published: 15 Feb 2011

AMD

Building Your Backup and Disaster Recovery Plan 101
sponsored by StorageCraft Technology Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Small and medium businesses cannot afford to lose access for their data. Research shows that even brief server failures lead most smaller businesses to shut their doors for good. In light of this, any business should develop a workable backup and disaster recovery plan.
Posted: 04 Jul 2011 | Published: 30 Jun 2011

StorageCraft Technology Corporation

Client Computing with Virtual User Environment
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Intel IT developed a new computing approach that combines multiple emerging technologies, including client virtualization and streaming, to potentially transform the way we deliver computing to users.
Posted: 21 Nov 2008 | Published: 21 Nov 2008

Intel Corporation

Cloud Backup and Recovery
sponsored by Vision Solutions
WHITE PAPER: The right way to evaluate the quality of your system and data protection is to evaluate the Recovery Time Objective (RTO) and Recovery Point Objective (RPO). These metrics define how long you think it will take you to get back online and how current the data has to be. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 28 Sep 2010 | Published: 28 Sep 2010

Vision Solutions

Designing Artificial Intelligence for Games (Part 1)
sponsored by Intel Software Network
WHITE PAPER: This article begins a four part series that explores the following important AI concepts and how to optimize them to run on today’s cutting edge multi-core processors.
Posted: 14 Aug 2009 | Published: 20 Jun 2009

Intel Software Network

Designing Artificial Intelligence for Games (part 2)
sponsored by Intel Software Network
WHITE PAPER: This article gets dangerously close to real artificial intelligence (AI). All intelligent agents need to have a basic ability to perceive their environment and some means of navigating and moving within the world around them-be it real or otherwise. Read on to learn more about AI.
Posted: 17 Aug 2009 | Published: 11 Jun 2009

Intel Software Network

Five Strategies for Cutting Data Center Energy Costs through Enhanced Cooling Efficiency
sponsored by Liebert Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The cooling system represents a significant opportunity for improving efficiency, in many cases, relatively simple and inexpensive changes, such as improving room sealing or installing blanking panels, can pay immediate dividends.
Posted: 20 Feb 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Liebert Corporation

NSS SAN Accelerator
sponsored by FalconStor Software
WHITE PAPER: Solid-state storage is quickly gaining momentum as an alternative solution for application and platform acceleration. To help organizations capitalize on this growing technology, the FalconStor NSS SAN Accelerator enables application, virtualization, VDI, and global SAN acceleration for cost-effective implementation of solid-state technology.
Posted: 25 Oct 2010 | Published: 25 Oct 2010

FalconStor Software

The Economic Evolution of Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: The latest technologies innovations provide a big, evolutionary stride in economically superior storage designed to swiftly address mounting data challenges and changing business demands. With 3D scaling and dynamic tiering, IT leaders can dynamically scale up, scale out and scale deep for increased performance and scalability.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Published: 02 Dec 2010

Hitachi Data Systems

The Future of Work Is Now
sponsored by Citrix Online Go To Meeting
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper will help you learn about the workplace today, the people in it, and the trends they are driving that you need to know about.
Posted: 10 Jun 2013 | Published: 10 Jun 2013

Citrix Online Go To Meeting

Web 2.0 for the Enterprise: Setting the Foundation for Success
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Bringing Web 2.0 to the enterprise is more than just the latest technology; it's about changing the traditional business model and tapping into the creativity, intellect, and passion of every single employee.
Posted: 16 Oct 2008 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Oracle Corporation
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INTELLIGENT AGENTS DEFINITION (continued): … On the Internet, an intelligent agent (or simply an agent) is a program that gathers information or performs some other service without your immediate presence and on some regular schedule. Typically, an agent program, using parameters you have provided, searches all or some part of the Internet, gathers information you're interested in, and presents it to you on a daily or other periodic basis. An agent is sometimes called a bot (short for robot).Other agents have been developed that personalize information on a Web site based on registration information and usage analysis. Other types of agents include specific site watchers that tell you when the site has been updated or look for other events and analyst agents that not only gather but organize and interpret information for you.The practice or technology of having information brought to you by an agent is sometimes referred to as push technology.
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