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ALSO CALLED: Long-haul Private-line Services, WATS, Wide-area Telephone Service, Wholesale Long-haul Private-line Services, Long-distance Services
DEFINITION: WATS (wide-area telephone service) is a specialized form of fixed-rate long-distance telecommunication service. WATS lines are commonly used by businesses and government agencies. Some individuals and small corporations also have WATS subscriptions.There are three types of WATS lines: IN-WATS (for incoming calls), OUT-WATS (for outgoing calls), or a combination of both services. IN-WATS lines have  … 
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Be a Superhero: Use Application & Infrastructure Visibility to Gain Competitive Advantage
sponsored by IBM
VIRTUAL TRADESHOW: Access this resource to learn how to optimize operations, performance, analytics, automation and delivery of your IT services in today's complex on-premise, hybrid and cloud environments. You'll be able to select from a wide array of content in different media formats to help you make smarter decisions now and for your organization's future.
Posted: 27 Oct 2014 | Premiered: Oct 27, 2014

IBM

Be a Superhero: Use Application & Infrastructure Visibility to Gain Competitive Advantage
sponsored by IBM
VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT: Access this resource to learn how IBM can help you with the Operations, Performance, Analytics, Automation and Delivery of your IT services in today's complex on-prem, hybrid and cloud environments. You'll be access a wide array of content in different media format to help you make smarter decisions now and for your organization's future.
Posted: 28 Oct 2014 | Premiered: 28 Oct 2014

IBM

Becoming a Data-Driven and Agile Enterprise
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to examine how to gradually progress towards an embedded analytics approach to encompass BI and big data. Read on and discover the steps to crafting a digital strategy to leverage the opportunities available through big data analysis.
Posted: 18 Dec 2014 | Published: 11 Nov 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Beyond Passwords: Protect the mobile enterprise with smarter security solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Find out how flexible authentication schemes, context-based access and behavioral analysis can help ensure that only authorized mobile users can access your valuable resources—on-site, in the cloud and beyond.
Posted: 09 Oct 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2013

IBM

Business Agility in the Cloud
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the cloud's journey from hype to reality and its transformation into a proven technology. Read on to learn how the cloud can deliver reduced costs and improved agility, integration, manageability, and performance. You'll also learn the importance of finding the right partner and plan to get the most out of the cloud.
Posted: 14 Nov 2014 | Published: 14 Nov 2014

Verizon

Buying Guide for Managed Services
sponsored by CompTIA
WHITE PAPER: View this white paper and explore a buyer's guide for managed services. Discover the several subsystems and the characteristics to look for in a good provider. Read on to learn the warning flags and obstacles to avoid.
Posted: 16 Dec 2014 | Published: 15 Jul 2014

CompTIA

C&J Energy: Going Public and Outgrowing Its Infrastructure
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how C&J Energy, an oilfield services firm, collaborated with Alert Logic in order to meet user needs and achieve SOX compliance quickly without compromising protected information or spending unnecessary time on installation and implementation.
Posted: 22 Oct 2014 | Published: 22 Oct 2014

Alert Logic

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

Atrion Enhances Managed Services and Boosts Profit Margins with Nimsoft
sponsored by Nimsoft, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Atrium needed help gaining end-to-end service level monitoring insights and finding a monitoring platform with a strategic vendor partnership that could help support business growth objectives. Read this case study to learn about the problems Atrion faced and how Nimsoft products helped them overcome those challenges.
Posted: 04 Nov 2009 | Published: 04 Nov 2009

Nimsoft, Inc.

Automating IT Configuration Controls with Oracle Enterprise Manager Configuration Change Console
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper discusses how to define, track and enforce IT policies; automate IT compliance processes; and reduce the effort and cost of managing business applications.
Posted: 10 Sep 2009 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Oracle Corporation

Become an Automated, Agile Enterprise
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WEBCAST: The pressure is on for IT to become more agile, and while many organizations have responded by leveraging cloud and automation, the promise of seamless service delivery often goes unfulfilled. In this webcast, discover a better approach to automation that takes inspiration from the manufacturing world -- IT as an "assembly line."
Posted: 12 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jun 12, 2014

Hewlett-Packard Company

Best Practices for Migrating to a New Service Desk Platform
sponsored by Nimsoft, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers guidelines and best practices for IT organizations that are in the midst of, or are planning a migration to a new service desk platform. Within, learn how you can effortlessly migrate your tickets, workflow, knowledge articles, and more.
Posted: 05 Jul 2012 | Published: 05 Jul 2012

Nimsoft, Inc.

Best Practices in Protecting the Technology Systems Revolutionizing Healthcare
sponsored by Emerson Network Power
WHITE PAPER: With technology infiltrating every aspect of healthcare, traditional approaches to power protection no longer suffice. This paper introduces a new hospital power protection model that leverages technologies and best practices forged in the data center.
Posted: 08 Aug 2013 | Published: 07 Jul 2009

Emerson Network Power

BI for Small and Mid-sized Businesses
sponsored by LogiXML
WHITE PAPER: This paper dispels some myths about BI in smaller companies and outlines the main options at your disposal.
Posted: 08 Oct 2009 | Published: 08 Oct 2009

LogiXML

Billing System Perspective: Convergence in Telecommunication
sponsored by Comarch Telecommunications
WHITE PAPER: To achieve all modern telecommunication requirements it was necessary to change service delivery architectures as well as billing systems architectures. This paper examines the a billing solution that delivers on all of today's service providers needs.
Posted: 20 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2007

Comarch Telecommunications

BlueCross BlueShield Case Study: A Health Approach to Server Sprawl
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CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn how Dell helped BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York harness blades to shrink its data center footprint by 75 percent and improve efficiency by more than 50 percent.
Posted: 02 Jul 2010 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

Dell, Inc.

Boost IT Visibility & Value with Service Catalog
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Find out how creating a great service catalog can help prove the value of IT, and why many consider it fundamental.
Posted: 19 May 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

ServiceNow

Bridging Telecom and the web
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WEBCAST: This informative webcast examines an application solution that leverages the full power of the IMS to deliver telecom capabilities as a web service. Tune in and find out how this can help your organization significantly improve productivity and efficiency.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Premiered: Oct 9, 2013

Alcatel-Lucent

BSR Podcast: Obamacare, the Cloud's impact and more
sponsored by CA Technologies.
PODCAST: Today's businesses depend on IT to deliver competitive advantage and superior user experiences, and with business service reliability, you can do just that. But how do you leverage this concept to not only ensure application availability, but end-to-end service reliability? Tune in to this podcast and find out.
Posted: 09 Jan 2014 | Premiered: Nov 20, 2013

CA Technologies.

Build the Intelligent, Integrated Enterprise
sponsored by Red Hat
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to learn how to keep up with the ever-changing consumer demands for new and improved products and services. Discover technologies that can help you build an agile, responsive IT infrastructure so you're able to scale to changing needs and make more strategic business decisions.
Posted: 20 Apr 2012 | Premiered: Apr 20, 2012

Red Hat

Building Reliable IP Telephony Systems: How Architecture and Design Differentiate ShoreTel from the Competition
sponsored by ShoreTel - OLD
PRODUCT LITERATURE: ShoreTel's architecture and design not only deliver high reliability, but do so in a very simple and cost-effective manner. This paper describes ShoreTel's unique approach to providing extremely reliable VoIP.
Posted: 19 May 2009 | Published: 19 May 2009

ShoreTel - OLD

Building Your Business Case for Best-Practice IT Services Delivery
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper for a discussion of TCO components and complexities, as well as cost analysis and business impacts that companies should consider when building a business case. This paper offers tips for assessing the total cost of ownership in delivering best practices through an in-house IT service delivery model.
Posted: 29 Mar 2010 | Published: 15 Jun 2009

Oracle Corporation

Business Phone Systems - Virtual PBX
sponsored by RingCentral
WEBCAST: View this webcast to explore a cloud-enabled phone system that offers greater call, fax, and text message flexibility so that employees aren't confined to on-premise hardware to conduct business.
Posted: 18 Feb 2014 | Premiered: Jul 17, 2013

RingCentral

Buyer's Guide: What Every Business Needs to Know When Selecting a Phone System
sponsored by RingCentral
WHITE PAPER: This step-by-step guide helps you choose the right phone system based on your overall business goals.
Posted: 17 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

RingCentral

CA Service Management Blog
sponsored by CA Technologies.
RESOURCE: This resource provides you with blogs from your service management peers on driving home the importance of building a strategy to applying best practices with ITIL in realizing real world, practical implementations.
Posted: 30 Aug 2013 | Published: 30 Aug 2013

CA Technologies.
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LONG DISTANCE SERVICES DEFINITION (continued): …  telephone numbers with certain area codes reserved expressly for that purpose, such as 800, 888, or 877. People calling these numbers are not charged a long-distance toll. Instead, the recipient (subscriber) is charged a fixed monthly rate up to a certain number of hours of usage. Beyond the limit, an additional toll is imposed. OUT-WATS lines are, in effect, fixed-rate long-distance subscriptions.With most WATS lines, calling-zone restrictions apply. For example, it might not be possible to make or accept WATS calls to or from locations within the state where the subscriber is located, or to … 
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