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DEFINITION: A best practice is a technique or methodology that, through experience and research, has proven to reliably lead to a desired result. A commitment to using the best practices in any field is a commitment to using all the knowledge and technology at one's disposal to ensure success. The term is used frequently in the fields of health care, government administration, the education system, project management,  … 
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Best Practices Reports
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CRM Buyer's Guide: Take the Guesswork out of your CRM Purchase
sponsored by BPM'Online
EBOOK: 55% of companies say that the success of their CRM initiative lies in defining the right set of requirements. Well, what exactly are those requirements? This buyer's guide helps to lay out your CRM decision-making roadmap, pointing out the key considerations while providing dos and don'ts as well as pro-tips.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 26 Aug 2016

BPM'Online

Customer Centricity and the CMO: An Interview with 10 CMOs
sponsored by [24]7 Customer, Inc.
RESOURCE: Read this interview with 10 chief marketing officers (CMOs) to find out why customer centricity has emerged as an urgent management mandate and how this is affecting their marketing strategies. What did these CMOs say about fostering a deeper understanding of the customer's reality? Access now to find out.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

[24]7 Customer, Inc.

Trends 2016: The Future of Customer Service
sponsored by ServiceNow
RESOURCE: This Forrester Report summarizes the top 10 customer service trends for 2016 that application development and delivery (AD&D) pros supporting customer service operations should know to deliver customer service excellence.
Posted: 05 Aug 2016 | Published: 05 Jan 2016

ServiceNow

Destination Digital: Digital HR Success in 4 Easy Steps
sponsored by NGA Human Resources
RESOURCE: Preparing your HR department for a digital transformation may seem complicated, but it doesn't have to be. This resource walks you through the 4 easy steps of taking HR into the digital age, detailing where to start and how to decide where to go next.
Posted: 03 Aug 2016 | Published: 03 Aug 2016

NGA Human Resources

The Big Data Surge: Data Modeling Challenges & Best Practices for Prepping Big Data Apps for Production
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Surging big data is changing data modeling techniques and app development cycles. Read on to discover what you should expect from big data's near-future and best practices when it comes to transitioning big data applications into the production stage.
Posted: 27 Jul 2016 | Published: 26 Jul 2016

IBM

The 7 Misconceptions of Performance Profiles
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This white paper challenges seven misconceptions regarding performance profiles, and lays out the scientific facts behind the most powerful hiring strategy in the talent selection industry: performance profiles.
Posted: 21 Jul 2016 | Published: 21 Jul 2016

Infor

Performance-based Interviewing Strategies
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to make the most of every interview with performance-based interview strategies. Discover more about finding the link between performance and personality, strategies to more effective interviews, and how to find those game-changers your company needs to hire.
Posted: 20 Jul 2016 | Published: 20 Jul 2016

Infor

Bringing enterprise viewing into focus
sponsored by Lexmark Healthcare
MICROSITE: This Q&A explores some trends, best practices and key considerations surrounding enterprise viewing, an increasingly important medical imaging component.
Posted: 08 Jul 2016 | Published: 26 May 2016

Lexmark Healthcare

Top 8 Big Data Trends for 2016
sponsored by Tableau Software
WEBCAST: Technology is constantly evolving, causing changes to the business landscape and how decisions are made. The most important advances to business decision-making in recent years have been in big data. Watch this webinar to learn about the 8 big data trends to watch this year.
Posted: 07 Jul 2016 | Premiered: Jul 7, 2016

Tableau Software

Step-By-Step CRM Data Analytics for Sales Teams
sponsored by Infor
EBOOK: Metrics aren't answers; they are prompts for questions that probe statistics for deeper insight. Discover the simplest way to find the actionable insights hidden in your data analytics. Learn best practices and considerations for using metrics in analytics and see how to turn them into powerful tools.
Posted: 05 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Infor

5 Best Practices for Tableau & Hadoop
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: The Big Data era has arrived. Data volumes are accelerating and organizations are shifting their data infrastructures to support the new normal in data. Read on to learn five best practices for taking advantage of your available data.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 21 Jun 2016

Tableau Software

How Finance Teams Can Help Their Organizations Get Future-Ready
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how finance teams can improve performance management, embrace lean practices, implement a scrum methodology, and more. Access now to find out what the best practices are for making your business future-ready.
Posted: 16 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

IBM

Helping MSPs Make a Foray Into the Retail Vertical
sponsored by Solarwinds N-able
EBOOK: Managed service providers (MSPs) are missing out on a large market. Retail may appear different on the surface, but a closer look reveals many of the same needs and challenges as non-retail companies. Access this eBook to learn about retail companies' needs and how to target them.
Posted: 21 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016

Solarwinds N-able

The Intersection of DevOps and ITIL
sponsored by Global Knowledge
WHITE PAPER: In order to continue to be relevant and of high value, ITIL must continue to benefit from other complementary best-practices for IT. DevOps, an approach that encourages improved communication, collaboration, and teamwork across development and operations, can have a positive influence in improving ITIL processes across the service life-cycle.
Posted: 10 Aug 2015 | Published: 07 Jul 2015

Global Knowledge

Maximizing Your Video Utilization: The Best Practices
sponsored by Vyopta
EBOOK: Access now to learn the best practices for maximizing enterprise video utilization and adoption within your enterprise.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Jul 2015

Vyopta

Best practices for deploying enterprise-grade OpenStack cloud platform implementations
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to examine the unique demands of implementing an enterprise cloud platform. Learn best practices for availability, scalability, networking, and management.
Posted: 19 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Red Hat

The Ultimate Guide to Sales Success
sponsored by ConnectWise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides insider tips and best practices for hiring the right sales people, compensating them fairly, and creating smart and effective sales processes. Additionally, learn seven things to consider before hiring a sales rep.
Posted: 10 Jun 2015 | Published: 10 Jun 2015

ConnectWise

Big data integration and Hadoop
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides a best practices approach to planning your Hadoop big data project, that takes into account emerging technologies, scalability requirements, and current resources and skill levels. Read on to create an optimized big data integration approach and architecture.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

Vulnerability Response Best Practices
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper gives you a step-by-step approach in responding to vulnerabilities with examples of breaches throughout. Learn how to prepare you network for an attack and how to lessen the potential for security flaws in your network.
Posted: 23 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Alert Logic

The ABC's of Disaster Recovery Testing
sponsored by SearchDisasterRecovery.com
EBOOK: This in-depth resource on DR testing offers detailed information on DR technologies, DR testing best practices, and advice on how to create DR test scenarios for your environment.
Posted: 09 Sep 2015 | Published: 09 Sep 2015

SearchDisasterRecovery.com

The Data-Driven Organization: How to Unlock Greater Value from Data
sponsored by Commvault
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores today's data management challenges in the context of the 3rd Platform, particularly around cloud and Big Data/analytics, and explains how organizations can drive real value from their data.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Commvault

The ABC's of Disaster Recovery Testing
sponsored by SearchDisasterRecovery.com
EBOOK: This in-depth resource on DR testing offers detailed information on DR technologies, DR testing best practices, and advice on how to create DR test scenarios for your environment.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 13 Apr 2015

SearchDisasterRecovery.com

Delivering on Virtualization's Promise
sponsored by SearchServerVirtualization
EBOOK: This three-part guide provides expert guidance on virtualization strategies, along with tactical advice on making sure your virtualized environment is working at an optimum level.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 18 Mar 2015

SearchServerVirtualization

Securing Your Cloud Deployment with Today's Top Strategies
sponsored by SearchCloudSecurity.com
EZINE: In this Insider Edition, InfoSec Pros will learn how to achieve better cloud security. It reviews existing cloud security standards and how to assess, and manage, the risk of a cloud deployment.
Posted: 13 Feb 2015 | Published: 13 Feb 2015

SearchCloudSecurity.com

Sourcing the Modern Data Center
sponsored by SearchDataCenter.com
EBOOK: Access the following e-book to learn which data center solution—a single or multi-vendor data center—is right for your organization. Read on to learn the potential benefits of each and figure out which factors should go into your consideration process.
Posted: 09 Feb 2015 | Published: 09 Feb 2015

SearchDataCenter.com
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BEST PRACTICES DEFINITION (continued): …  hardware and software product development, and elsewhere.In software development, a best practice is a well-defined method that contributes to a successful step in product development. Throughout the software industry, several best practices are widely followed. Some of the more commonly used are: an iterative development process, requirement management, quality control, and change control. An iterative (meaning repetitive) development process, which progresses in incremental stages, helps to maintain a focus on manageable tasks and ensures that earlier stages are successful before the later … 
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