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ALSO CALLED: Policy-Based Management (Network Management), Policy-Based Networking, Group Policy Management, Network Policy Management, PBN, Network Resource Management, Policy Management
DEFINITION: Policy-based management is an administrative approach that is used to simplify the management of a given endeavor by establishing policies to deal with situations that are likely to occur. Policies are operating rules that can be referred to as a way to maintain order, security, consistency, or otherwise furth a goal or mission. For example, a town council might have a policy against hiring the relatives  … 
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Policy-Based Network ManagementWhite Papers (View All Report Types)
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Making the Move from Legacy AAA Platforms to Policy Management
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how the use of policy management in a mobile environment provides a simpler, more cost-effective method of ensuring that productivity isn't lost due to denied access.
Posted: 26 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Aruba Networks

Manage Identities & Access for Continuous Compliance & Reduced Risk
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Learn how identity and access management solutions from IBM Security can help organizations protect critical assets.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 01 Apr 2014

IBM

HP TippingPoint Intrusion Prevention System halts threats at the door - Solution increases visibility to potential threats, attacks and policy violations against HP systems
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: Prevent future cyber attacks from occurring by modifying your company's security infrastructure.
Posted: 11 Jun 2014 | Published: 01 Nov 2013

Hewlett-Packard Limited

Cisco Any Device: Planning a Productive, Secure and Competitive Future
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Discover the details of the "Any Device" vision and why providing an optimal, predictable end-user experience on the device of your employees' choice can help you maintain or even enhance your organisation's competitive advantage, productivity, and security.
Posted: 29 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Cisco

What You Need to Know About the Costs of Mobility  
sponsored by iPass Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Control rising mobility expenses, uncover cost reduction opportunities, and improve operational efficiencies through an enterprise-defined mobility strategy. 
Posted: 30 Jan 2012 | Published: 27 Jan 2012

iPass Inc.

Cashing in on Policy-based Power Management
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In today’s ever-growing data centers, no one takes power for granted. There have been many reminders of the threats to power supplies— including catastrophic natural events, breakdowns in the power grid, and seasonal power shortages. This white paper describes how policy-based power management can reign in energy use and significantly cut costs.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 28 Nov 2011

Intel

Why Business Rules?: A Case for Business Users of Information Technology
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how business people are allowed to directly define how their business rules are being executed with a BRMS; and, perhaps more important, how it facilitates change in an easy, safe and reliable manner.
Posted: 07 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

IBM

Understanding and Selecting a File Activity Monitoring Solution
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Imagine having a tool to detect an administrator suddenly copying the entire directory containing the latest engineering plans, or a user with rights to a file outside their business unit accessing it for the first time in 3 years.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 16 May 2011

Imperva

The Seven Common Challenges of Administering Active Directory
sponsored by NetIQ Europe
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will out line the 7 common challenges you might face while trying to implement Active Directory securely. You will also learn some helpful tips that will assist you with these difficulties.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 18 May 2011

NetIQ Europe

Automating IT Security Audits to Demonstrate Compliance and Protect Data
sponsored by NetIQ Europe
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will tell you why IT security auditing is so important, the problems with the current approach to it, and how this product can help you automate your IT security audits.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 18 May 2011

NetIQ Europe

Granular application control, intelligence and real-time visualization
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Application intelligence and control is available along with SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention as a one, two or three year subscription, or is included in SonicWALL Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite subscriptions for the TZ 210, Network Security Appliance (NSA) and E-Class NSA Series firewalls.
Posted: 17 Mar 2011 | Published: 17 Mar 2011

SonicWALL

Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: It can be a real challenge for IT administrators to efficiently deliver critical corporate solutions while also contending with employee use of wasteful and often dangerous applications. Critical applications need bandwidth prioritization while social media and gaming applications need to be bandwidth throttled or even completely blocked.
Posted: 28 Feb 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Data Loss Prevention has matured considerably since the release of the first version of this report three years ago. Back then, the market was dominated by startups with only a couple major acquisitions by established security companies.The entire market was probably smaller than the leading one or two providers today.
Posted: 13 Jan 2011 | Published: 13 Jan 2011

Websense, Inc.

Enabling Cost-Cutting Initiatives with Governance, Risk and Compliance Management Technology
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: As a result of the financial crisis beginning in 2008, companies are faced with an ongoing dilemma: reduce costs now while maintaining an appropriate risk management structure and preparing for the impending increase in regulatory demands.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Published: 02 Dec 2010

RSA

Impact Brief: Enabling Cost-Cutting Initiatives with Governance, Risk and Compliance Management Technology
sponsored by RSA
WHITE PAPER: Faced with some of the greatest challenges in history, companies are focusing on cutting costs and more stringent fiscal management. Regardless of industry, organizations are reassessing investment budgets, reducing staff and implementing other measures to reduce operational expenses across all business disciplines.
Posted: 31 Aug 2010 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

RSA

File Security: Audit and Protect Critical Files
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how Imperva SecureSphere File Security products deliver real-time file monitoring, auditing, security, and user rights management for files stored on file servers and network attached storage (NAS) devices.
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Aug 2010

Imperva

Why Your Organization Needs to Implement DLP
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Outbound content sent from any communications tools or stored on laptops and removable storage devices must be monitored and managed in order to minimize risk and to ensure that the content is appropriate and in compliance with an organization’s policies, statutory obligations and industry best practices. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jul 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

Policy Reference Guide: Blackberry Enterprise Server
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Devices that are running the BlackBerry Application Suite can use all the IT policy rules that are associated with the supported features of the BlackBerry Application Suite.
Posted: 09 Dec 2008 | Published: 09 Dec 2008

BlackBerry

Why Business Rules: A Case for Business Consumers of Information Technology
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the relationship between business and IT groups within the typical enterprise and explores how the implementation of a Business Rules Management System (BRMS) allows both groups find common ground.
Posted: 02 Dec 2008 | Published: 01 Mar 2006

IBM

Managing Data, Managing Change: Making MDM Work
sponsored by Baseline Consulting
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses, Business Change Management, Data Change Management, and Cultural Change Management. These are the three main categories of change management that accompany any Master Data Management (MDM) effort.
Posted: 26 Sep 2008 | Published: 26 Sep 2008

Baseline Consulting

Password Management Survey
sponsored by RoboForm Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This report shows how RoboForm Enterprise password management solution can increase corporate security, eliminate password related help desk calls, improve end user productivity, and decrease overall IT costs.
Posted: 18 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

RoboForm Enterprise

A New Dimension in IT Infrastructure Management
sponsored by Raritan Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how KVM technology can improve system reliability, manageability, and security, resulting in lower TCO and less downtime.
Posted: 18 Jan 2008 | Published: 01 Sep 2004

Raritan Inc.

Longhorn Server and New Group Policy Settings
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: With the advent of Microsoft's "Longhorn" technologies comes a wealth of new and improved Group Policy settings. This paper takes an introductory look at the new categories as well as changes and additions to the existing policy categories.
Posted: 14 Mar 2007 | Published: 01 Mar 2007

Global Knowledge
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POLICY-BASED NETWORK MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  of council members for civic positions. Each time that situation arises, council members can refer to the policy, rather than having to make decisions on a case-by-case basis.In the computing world, policy-based management is used as an administrative tool throughout an enterprise or  network, or on workstations that have multiple users. Policy-based management includes policy-based network management, the use of delineated policies to control access to and priorities for the use of resources. Policy-based management is often used in systems management.Policy-based management of a multi-user workstation … 
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