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DEFINITION: A tier 1 vendor is one of the largest and most well known in its field -- often enjoying national or international recognition and acceptance. Vendors may be both manufacturers and value-added resellers (VARs). For example, Cisco Systems Inc. is regarded as a tier 1 vendor in storage area network switching equipment and related technical certifications. Tier 1 vendors may also be a "preferred"  … 
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How Trend Micro Stacks Up among Endpoint Protection Vendors
sponsored by TrendMicro
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner Magic Quadrant report offers cyber security executives invaluable information you can use to choose your next endpoint protection vendor.
Posted: 29 Aug 2016 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

TrendMicro

2016 Vendor Assessment: Worldwide Performance Management in Integrated Talent Management
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This study represents a vendor assessment of the performance management capabilities offered as a part of an integrated talent management solution. Discover what defines a vendor's success in the marketplace, and how their success can benefit your organization.
Posted: 16 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

SAP

2016 Vendor Assessment: Worldwide Integrated Talent Management
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: The following research reveals what constitutes an integrated talent management vendor's success in the marketplace. Discover which capabilities you should consider in your decision-making process.
Posted: 12 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

SAP

2016 Vendor Assessment: Worldwide Learning Management in Integrated Talent Management
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This study represents a vendor assessment of the learning management and development capabilities offered as a part of an integrated talent management solution. Discover an evaluation based on a comprehensive and rigorous framework used to assess 15 vendors.
Posted: 12 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 May 2016

SAP

Midmarket Enterprise Storage Array Buyers Guide
sponsored by Tegile
WHITE PAPER: In this buyer's guide, uncover the top ranking storage arrays from 10 storage providers. Access now to easily compare their features and find the storage solution right for you.
Posted: 10 Aug 2016 | Published: 09 Aug 2016

Tegile

Dynamic Case Management: Vendor Comparison
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Dynamic case management (DCM) solution platforms are tackling increasingly complex use cases. This Forrester white paper compares the top 14 DCM vendors so you can make the right decision to meet your organization's uniqiue needs.
Posted: 27 Jul 2016 | Published: 02 Feb 2016

IBM

Report: Evaluating 11 Leading ECM Vendors
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this Forrester report, you will see the 11 most significant enterprise content management (ECM) software providers and where they stand in relation to each other to help you select the right partner to manage your business's critical content. See which vendor is right for your organization.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 28 Aug 2015

IBM

Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Based IT Project and Portfolio Management Services, Worldwide
sponsored by Innotas
WHITE PAPER: In this in-depth Gartner report, explore why so many organizations are turning to cloud-based PPM specifically, and compare the strengths and weaknesses of leading vendors. See how these technologies stack up in areas such as: agile development support, social networking and collaboration, mobile device support, and more.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 23 May 2016

Innotas

Building a Vendor (IT) Risk Management Program
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Understand a vendor's security posture without requiring expensive site visits and penetration tests. Assess your vendors more frequently and focus efforts on those who have serious security issues.
Posted: 29 Jun 2016 | Published: 28 Apr 2016

BitSight

The Definitive VNA Checklist
sponsored by Lexmark Healthcare
WHITE PAPER: Access this checklist to discover which essential attributes, qualifications, and functionality to take into consideration when selecting a VNA.
Posted: 03 May 2016 | Published: 03 May 2016

Lexmark Healthcare

SD-WAN Bill of Frights
sponsored by Fatpipe, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: With SD-WAN being the hottest buzzword in networking right now and the many components of the technology, it can be easy to be lead into making the wrong decision. Have confidence that you are deciding on the best SD-WAN provider for your business by following theses 5 golden rules.
Posted: 19 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Fatpipe, Inc.

Vendor Risk Management is Rapidly Changing
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: Discover several proactive tips for better vendor risk management (VRM) practices that you can quickly put into place. Learn 4 tips to help you overcome the largest challenges for taking on VRM.
Posted: 08 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

BitSight

40 Questions You Should Have in Your Vendor Security Assessment
sponsored by BitSight
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn how to get started with your VRM security program and by accessing the most important questions to ask third-party businesses.
Posted: 02 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

BitSight

Critical Capabilities for Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this Gartner report for insight on aligning IT's needs with 3 key use cases to choose the best SIEM tool for your organization.
Posted: 12 Nov 2015 | Published: 21 Sep 2015

LogRhythm, Inc.

CW Special Report on HP
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This 12 page special report from Computer Weekly gives you the facts on HP, its strategy, products and services and financial performance.
Posted: 23 Mar 2013 | Published: 22 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Product Data Solutions
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The master data management (MDM) of product data solutions market continues to grow and evolve. Increasingly, end-user organizations are using MDM to transform into a digital business.This Magic Quadrant evaluates 15 providers. Read on to find the right vendor for your needs.
Posted: 19 Mar 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Magic Quadrant helps information management leaders find the right integration vendor for their needs.
Posted: 17 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Oct 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

Magic Quadrant for Enterprise Mobility Management Suites
sponsored by Maas360 by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The mobile device management market has evolved into the enterprise mobility management suites market. EMM is growing quickly, and the vendor landscape has changed significantly, which will impact IT leaders' choices. This magic quadrant for enterprise mobility management suites can help you decide. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Mar 2015 | Published: 11 Mar 2015

Maas360 by IBM

IBM PureFlex/SmartCloud vs. the VCE Vblock Cloud
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this analyst report to learn why IBM's PureFlex represent a more compelling mainstream cloud alternative when compared with VCE's Vblock cloud offerings.
Posted: 20 May 2014 | Published: 13 Jun 2013

IBM

Understanding the Vendor Neutral Archive: How to Approach a VNA for Immediate and Longer-Term Benefit
sponsored by BridgeHead Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the basics behind vendor neutral archives (VNAs). Click through to uncover the short- and long-term benefits, as well as get information of what to consider before making the investment.
Posted: 10 Apr 2014 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

BridgeHead Software

Choosing the Perfect Customer Support App
sponsored by Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)
WHITE PAPER: This guide counts down four easy steps to help you cut through the market for customer support applications and identify the tool that meets your business needs.
Posted: 05 Mar 2014 | Published: 05 Mar 2014

Desk.com (A Salesforce Company)

Looking under the hood: Answers to top questions CIOs ask cloud-based HR vendors
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: Not every HR cloud application is made equal, but how can you identify the right software-as-a-service (SaaS) HR strategy? This resource counts down seven questions that savvy CIOs and business leaders need to ask HR SaaS application vendors in order to find success.
Posted: 14 Aug 2013 | Published: 14 Aug 2013

SAP

Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management Software
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This Magic Quadrant for mobile device management software explores the top vendors' MDM offerings. Discover the strengths and cautions associated with each MDM vendor to see which one is right for you, or if your current vendor is living up to its competition.
Posted: 13 Aug 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM

Vendor Landscape: Video Conferencing
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: This resource takes an in-depth look at the videoconferencing (VC) vendor marketplace, as well as must-have VC capabilities and features. Also inside, find a side-by-side comparison of VC vendor strengths and weaknesses.
Posted: 12 Aug 2013 | Published: 12 Aug 2013

Avaya

Business Intelligence. It's Better Here: Why the WebFOCUS BI Platform Beats the Competition
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This resource offers guidance to help you navigate the business intelligence (BI) marketplace, and introduces a BI platform that can help meet your business needs. Also inside, find eight key motivators you should consider when choosing a BI tool.
Posted: 30 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Information Builders
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VENDOR SELECTION DEFINITION (continued): … A tier 1 vendor is one of the largest and most well known in its field -- often enjoying national or international recognition and acceptance. Vendors may be both manufacturers and value-added resellers (VARs). For example, Cisco Systems Inc. is regarded as a tier 1 vendor in storage area network switching equipment and related technical certifications. Tier 1 vendors may also be a "preferred" vendor that provides products and services to you at appealing prices or other favorable terms.See also: tier 2 vendor
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