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ALSO CALLED: MDS, SMDS, Multi-Megabit Data Services
DEFINITION: SMDS (Switched Multimegabit Data Service) is a public, packet-switched service aimed at enterprises that need to exchange large amounts of data with other enterprises over the wide-area network on a nonconstant or "bursty" basis. SMDS provides an architecture for this kind of data exchange and a set of services. In general, SMDS extends the performance and efficiencies of a company's local area  … 
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10 Vendors Dominating the APM Market—How Do They Stack Up Against One Another?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores 10 of the leading APM solutions in the market today, and thoroughly evaluates and compares them to one another.
Posted: 08 Dec 2014 | Published: 18 Feb 2014

IBM

15 SIEM Products Analyzed and Reviewed
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WHITE PAPER: This resource objectively evaluates fifteen SIEM technologies and provides you with a detailed report of each one.
Posted: 24 Jun 2015 | Published: 25 Jun 2014

IBM

2015 Report: Profiling Infrastructure Leaders
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This report, based on findings from a December 2014 through January 2015 survey, examines who can be considered the leaders, mainstream players and laggards in modern digital asset management by taking a close look at the most successful (and least successful) management practices. Learn where today's organizations stand.
Posted: 27 Apr 2015 | Published: 27 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Company

4 Secrets to Security: Engaging a Meaningful Dialogue
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WHITE PAPER: Board meetings can be an opportunity to engage your company's most senior leaders in a strategic dialogue not only about security, but about mobility, cloud computing, and the evolution of the workplace. This white paper highlights 4 ways to engage your board of directors in a meaningful discussion about security-related risks.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Jul 2015

Citrix

5 Mistakes to Avoid When Selecting a Business Phone System
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover the five mistakes these businesses make – and how to avoid them.
Posted: 24 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RingCentral

5 Reasons Every MSP Should Sell SaaS Data Protection
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives five reasons why MSPs need to take advantage of the growing need for SaaS environment data protection.
Posted: 10 Jun 2015 | Published: 10 Jun 2015

Datto, Inc.

5 Reasons to Buy – Not Build – Backup Capabilities
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WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to discover five reasons why buying backup may be a better idea than building your own, and how you can take the first steps in purchasing a reliable backup solution for your clients.
Posted: 11 Jun 2015 | Published: 11 Jun 2015

Datto, Inc.

5 Ways Great MSP's Automate Business
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: This white paper can give you essential insight into achieving efficiency in your MSP business by outlining the five services that the most successful MSPs automate.
Posted: 08 Jun 2015 | Published: 08 Jun 2015

Solarwinds N-able

ABCs of ITIL®
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: Learn the ITIL® concepts of accountability, boundaries, and consistency (the ABCs) and discover how ITIL helps establish, manage, and maintain the ABCs.
Posted: 31 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Global Knowledge

Advance the Fight against Cyber Threats
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Limited
WHITE PAPER: This white paper introduces the benefits of security services and gives you advice on how to best take advantage of them.
Posted: 21 May 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Limited

All the Help Desk You Need
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: This informative guide explores one company's help desk manager platform and how it can enhance your services.
Posted: 05 Jun 2014 | Published: 05 Jun 2014

Solarwinds N-able

An All-In-One Managed Services Platform For Better IT Service
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover a tool that can help your MSP organization to provide automated monitoring and management, quicker customer service, and more.
Posted: 01 Jun 2015 | Published: 01 Jun 2015

Solarwinds N-able

An All-In-One Solution For Better Monitoring, Management And Support
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how your IT services  business can provide reliable support, automated maintenance and more with the right tools and software.
Posted: 01 Jun 2015 | Published: 01 Jun 2015

Solarwinds N-able

An Upgrade Path to Enterprise Unified Communications
sponsored by ThinkingPhones
WHITE PAPER: Read this brief white paper to discover how nterprises are taking advantage of the benefits of cloud unified communications without losing the quality of their old systems.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 01 Jan 2015

ThinkingPhones

3 Tough Questions to Ask Your ICT Support Provider to Ensure Its Services Match Your Needs
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper reviews 3 tough questions to ask your IT services provider to ensure that they are meeting your organizational needs.
Posted: 03 Feb 2014 | Published: 03 Feb 2014

Dimension Data

6 Keys to Expand Your Revenue Opportunities through Data Management
sponsored by Datto, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper outlines how Datto ALTO can expand an MSP's customer base and revenue growth with a BDR that addresses the unique needs of small business, from features to price.  Read this paper to learn the 6 keys to expand your business with untapped small business market.
Posted: 24 Apr 2013 | Published: 24 Apr 2013

Datto, Inc.

A Buyer's Guide to IP PBX Options
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the three alternative approaches to choosing the right IP-based telephony system and the key considerations you should consider to fulfill your critical business requirements.
Posted: 10 Sep 2007 | Published: 01 Feb 2007

Alcatel-Lucent

A Future in Content(ion): Can Telecom Providers Win a Share of the Digital Content Market?
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: A future in content(ion): Can telecom providers win a share of the digital content market? High growth in digital content offers significant opportunities for telecommunications providers. Find out more by downloading this IBM white paper.
Posted: 17 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

IBM Line of Business

A Practical Guide to WiMAX Antennas: MIMO and Beamforming Technical Overview
sponsored by Motorola, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details how WiMAX compares to conventional wireless network design and the user benefits of multi-antenna implementations.
Posted: 15 Jun 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

Motorola, Inc.

A SaaS-First Approach to Application Porfolio Management
sponsored by BMC Software, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the virtues of SaaS for business operations and where the technology is headed.
Posted: 10 Oct 2013 | Published: 13 Oct 2011

BMC Software, Inc.

A Virtualization Roadmap from Dell and Intel
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization is more than a technology. It is a way of thinking about problems that allow us to go beyond the physical limitations nor­mally associated with entire classes of hardware, from servers to storage. Attaining the maximum benefits of virtualization, however, requires a plan and constant monitoring to ensure peak performance.
Posted: 29 Apr 2010 | Published: 29 Apr 2010

Dell, Inc.

ABI Research: Mobilize Enterprise Office Communications NOW with 4G
sponsored by Sprint
WHITE PAPER: Ready to integrate 4G into your wireless communications strategy? 4G technologies operate on licensed spectrum allowing greater control over spectrum use and access. 4G also provides capacity and speed similar to Wi-Fi to enable demanding applications.
Posted: 13 Apr 2011 | Published: 13 Apr 2011

Sprint

Accelerated Transactions, Increased Security a Bullseye for Dart Transit Company, Trading Partners
sponsored by EXTOL International, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this brief white paper to learn how Dart Transit Company implemented an electronic data interchange strategy (EDI) that offers faster, more secure data transactions for their trading partner interactions, and more effective automation tools to manage the business integration process.
Posted: 01 Aug 2011 | Published: 01 Aug 2011

EXTOL International, Inc.

All Clouds are Not Created Equal: A Logical Approach to Cloud Adoption in Your Company
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: You've decided to make the leap to the cloud, but with so many different configurations offered by multiple providers representing different degrees of benefits and risks, how do you even begin to determine the approach that will best suit your organisation's unique needs? Read this white paper to find guidance to help you make sense of the cloud.
Posted: 31 Jul 2012 | Published: 29 Feb 2012

IBM

ASG-Discovery and Dependency Mapping (ASG-DDM)
sponsored by ASG Software Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains ASG's unique, automated solution for discovery and dependency mapping for change and configuration management.
Posted: 23 Feb 2010 | Published: 23 Feb 2010

ASG Software Solutions
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SWITCHED MULTI-MEGABIT DATA SERVICES DEFINITION (continued): …  network (LANs) over a wide area on a switched, as-needed basis.SMDS is connectionless, meaning that there is no need to set up a connection through thenetwork before sending data. This provides bandwidth on demand for the "bursty" datatransmission typically found on LANs.SMDS packets contain up to 7168 bytes of data, which is large enough to accept the most common LAN packets. Each packet includes the source address and the destination address and is sent separately from other packets.Each enterprise using SMDS is assigned from one to sixteen unique SMDS addresses, depending on needs. An address … 
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