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DEFINITION: A vendor (pronounced VEHN-duhr, from French vendre, meaning to sell) is any person or company that sells goods or services to somone else in the economic production chain. Parts manufacturers are vendors of parts to other manufacturers that assemble the parts into something sold to wholesalers or retailers. Retailers are vendors of products to consumers. (When you have a street fair, the people who  … 
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IBM CloudBurst™: Making Rain in an Economic Dry Spell
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: A complement to your existing IT infrastructure, IBM CloudBurst™ includes hardware, software and services, and provides secure, reliable, private cloud computing. Fit-for-purpose and self-contained, IBM CloudBurst dramatically reduces capital and operational costs, accelerating investment payback. Read on to learn more . . .
Posted: 08 Sep 2009 | Published: 08 Sep 2009

IBM

Leveraging Virtualization to Consolidate, Optimize and Protect Your IT Infrastructure
sponsored by Datalink.
WHITE PAPER: This paper addresses some of the critical issues of virtualization and some of the ways it can be effectively implemented to help organizations utilize resources more efficiently, reduce costs, manage data across the entire enterprise.
Posted: 22 Apr 2009 | Published: 06 Nov 2008

Datalink.

How to Profit in a Downturn: 4 Customer-centric Strategies for Growth in a Challenging Market
sponsored by Pivotal CRM, a CDC Software solution
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how your organization can use customer-centric strategies and CRM tools to maximize the value and loyalty of your customer base. Gain insight into new areas of opportunity and do more with less in a time of economic uncertainty.
Posted: 20 Feb 2009 | Published: 20 Feb 2009

Pivotal CRM, a CDC Software solution

What SMBs Should Look for in an Applicant Tracking System
sponsored by Taleo
WHITE PAPER: The goal of this paper is to enumerate many of the qualities that SMBs seek in an applicant tracking system and prepare you to choose a system that will make your recruiting efforts more successful.
Posted: 06 Jan 2009 | Published: 31 Dec 2008

Taleo

Vista SP1: What You Need to Know before You Deploy
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: The release of Windows Vista SP1 enables customers to take advantage of improvements that Microsoft and its partners have developed. It's a continuation of Microsoft and its partners' drive to provide the best experience possible.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

Global Knowledge

Integrating HP Data Protector Software with HP Data Deduplication Solutions
sponsored by HP
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss HP Data Protector Software which fully supports HP data deduplication technologies allowing you to recover files more quickly while reducing your data management and storage costs.
Posted: 10 Dec 2008 | Published: 10 Dec 2008

HP

Sun Fire X4540 Server as Backup Server for Zmanda's Amanda Enterprise 2.6 Software
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This guide discusses how to quickly configure the Sun Fire X4540 server as a backup server for Amanda Enterprise Edition software.
Posted: 02 Dec 2008 | Published: 27 Nov 2008

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Reducing Data Center Energy Consumption
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: To deploy new computing resources without exceeding the thermal limits of its data center, CERN is taking a comprehensive approach to improving energy efficiency. This paper outlines key strategies, including a move to Intel Xeon processors.
Posted: 21 Nov 2008 | Published: 21 Nov 2008

Intel Corporation

Choosing the Right Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System: How to Avoid the 7 Fatal Flaws
sponsored by CDC Software - Ross Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains the importance of choosing the Right Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) System to avoid the 7 Fatal Flaws.
Posted: 14 Nov 2008 | Published: 14 Nov 2008

CDC Software - Ross Enterprise

IDC Vendor Spotlight - Using a Hosted Service for Holistic Email Management
sponsored by Mimecast
WHITE PAPER: Effective email management solutions provide a holistic approach that encompasses the related issues of archiving, business continuity, and security.
Posted: 11 Nov 2008 | Published: 11 Nov 2008

Mimecast

Real World Intrusion Prevention (IPS)
sponsored by TippingPoint
WHITE PAPER: This white paper addresses three primary areas that organizations must consider when formulating network security strategies and evaluating possible solution for intrusion prevention.
Posted: 10 Nov 2008 | Published: 10 Nov 2008

TippingPoint

Next Generation Data Protection for Mid-Sized Companies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper shows how Tivoli Storage Manager (TSM) solutions can solve your data protection and recovery challenges, all at mid-market prices.
Posted: 27 Oct 2008 | Published: 27 Oct 2008

IBM

Creating a Green Data Center to Help Reduce Energy Costs and Gain a Competitive Advantage
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The data center is often the engine that drives the growth of the enterprise, and energy efficiency is the key.
Posted: 20 Oct 2008 | Published: 17 Oct 2008

IBM

HP Virtual Server Environment Capitalizes on Workload Management Integration
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization can significantly improve the utilization of computing resources. In this white paper learn how virtualization can assign unused resources to workloads in other parts of an organization that can benefit from them.
Posted: 16 Oct 2008 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Hewlett-Packard Company

MarketScope for Web Content Management
sponsored by Interwoven, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This Gartner RAS Core Research white paper lays out key points IT professionals must consider when employing web content management technologies.
Posted: 15 Oct 2008 | Published: 15 Oct 2008

Interwoven, Inc.

Thin Provisioning the Cure for Wasted Space in Storage Infrastructures
sponsored by LSI Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how Thin Provisioning works and what benefits it delivers as well as the facts that need to be taken into account for a successful implementation.
Posted: 14 Oct 2008 | Published: 14 Oct 2008

LSI Corporation

Ten Tips for Reducing Storage TCO
sponsored by LSI Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines the top ten strategic steps that should be taken to reduce the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of a storage infrastructure.
Posted: 14 Oct 2008 | Published: 14 Oct 2008

LSI Corporation

How to Answer the CFO-Building the Processes to Manage the Financial Implications of the Channel Programs
sponsored by SAP AG
WHITE PAPER: This paper focuses primarily on one type of popular channel incentive: Channel Marketing Funds. These range from Marketing Development Funds to co-operative funds, depending on the organization and the type of channel partners used.
Posted: 30 Sep 2008 | Published: 18 Sep 2008

SAP AG

Monitoring for SAP: High-Risk Financial Transactions in Real Time
sponsored by Security Weaver
WHITE PAPER: For corporations using SAP, identifying and controlling risky financial transactions is a major undertaking. This paper examines the monitoring challenges faced by finance and reveals the many advantages of real-time transaction monitoring for SAP.
Posted: 24 Sep 2008 | Published: 06 Feb 2009

Security Weaver

eGuide: Exploring Virtualization Technologies and the Services Opportunities for Channel Pros
sponsored by Zenith Infotech
WHITE PAPER: This eguide addresses the advantages and disadvantages of storage virtualization technologies providing a balanced view of software-based, appliance-based and switch-based approaches.
Posted: 20 Sep 2008 | Published: 24 Sep 2008

Zenith Infotech

PACs for Industrial Control, the Future of Control
sponsored by National Instruments
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the origins of the Programmable Automation Controllers (PAC), how PACs differ from Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and PCs, and the future direction of industrial control with PACs.
Posted: 16 Sep 2008 | Published: 16 Sep 2008

National Instruments

IT Briefing: MDM Challenges: Driving Change in People, Process, and Politics
sponsored by Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software
WHITE PAPER: This document first establishes what master data and Master Data Management (MDM) mean and then discusses the nontechnical organizational and operational challenges associated with introducing an MDM program.
Posted: 16 Sep 2008 | Published: 16 Sep 2008

Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software

Peace of Mind for the Life of Your Business
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In today's rapidly changing marketplace, small businesses are facing new challenges and competitive pressures. Read this whitepaper to learn how to choose the right vendor to build the solutions that your business needs.
Posted: 28 Aug 2008 | Published: 28 Aug 2008

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Dell PowerVault MD3000 3000 Mailbox Single Copy Cluster Microsoft Exchange 2007 Storage Solution
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes a tested and validated storage solution for a 3000 mailbox Exchange 2007 environment with Single Copy Cluster in a high availability clustering mechanism based on the Microsoft Cluster Service shared storage.
Posted: 27 Aug 2008 | Published: 27 Aug 2008

Dell, Inc.

Disk-to-Disk Backup and Recovery: A Guide for the Technical Decision Maker
sponsored by i365, makers of Evault
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will learn about the technology and architecture driving the growing adoption of disk-to-disk backups, and in particular how EVault's solutions are your best choice.
Posted: 31 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

i365, makers of Evault
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VENDORS DEFINITION (continued): … A vendor (pronounced VEHN-duhr, from French vendre, meaning to sell) is any person or company that sells goods or services to somone else in the economic production chain. Parts manufacturers are vendors of parts to other manufacturers that assemble the parts into something sold to wholesalers or retailers. Retailers are vendors of products to consumers. (When you have a street fair, the people who set up booths and tables are often referred to as vendors.) In information technology as well as in other industries, the term is commonly applied to suppliers of goods and services to other companies. A machine that takes your money and gives you a product is known as a vending machine.
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