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DEFINITION: An operational support system (OSS) is a set of programs that help a communications service provider monitor, control, analyze and manage a telephone or computer network. As the traditional voice telephone systems converges with packet-oriented Internet traffic (including VoIP), broadband applications such as teleconferencing and DSL, more sophisticated systems like OSS are needed activities like  … 
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A BI Agenda for Midsize Organizations: Six Strategies for Success
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Make informed decisions at a lower cost with the right BI strategy.
Posted: 14 Jun 2010 | Published: 15 Jan 2009

IBM

Portugal Telecom Optimizes Its Data Center to Serve Expanding National Telco Market with Parallels
sponsored by Parallels, Inc.
CASE STUDY: Read this case study to learn the benefits of choosing Parallels Sitebuilder solution for Portugal Telecom's internet services future as well as the automation benefits of increased revenue, a decrease in operation costs, and a decreased time-to-market for customized service plans.
Posted: 09 Apr 2010 | Published: 09 Apr 2010

Parallels, Inc.

Maximizing ERP Return on Investment with On-Demand Support Services
sponsored by itelligence, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The current economic environment challenges manufacturers seeking to capitalize on their enterprise resource planning (ERP) software: How can a company increase ERP functionality while reducing operating costs and even head counts? To achieve this difficult balance, many manufacturers have turned to on-demand ERP-support services.
Posted: 08 Mar 2010 | Published: 08 May 2009

itelligence, Inc.

Turning Virtual Sprawl into a Good Thing
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Company
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how HP Discovery and Dependency Mapping can be the key to the effective management of your virtual infrastructure, helping to make sure that you can gain the benefits of virtualization without increasing costs and risks.
Posted: 10 Dec 2009 | Published: 09 Dec 2009

Hewlett-Packard Company

Where Does Storage Data Virtualization Live?
sponsored by Forsythe
WEBCAST: Learn why you can’t afford to wait on storage virtualization and get some great storage virtualization implementation tips in this webcast.
Posted: 23 Nov 2009 | Premiered: Nov 23, 2009

Forsythe

Practical Steps to Achieve and Maintain NERC Compliance
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes seven practical steps information security professionals can take to integrate controls into IT production operations, to simultaneously achieve NERC compliance goals, and also IT operational and security goals.
Posted: 31 Jul 2009 | Published: 08 Dec 2008

Tripwire, Inc.

IT@Intel: Using TCO to Determine PC Upgrade Cycles
sponsored by Intel Corporation
WHITE PAPER: At Intel, we've developed a comprehensive methodology, based on total cost of ownership (TCO), that lets us calculate the real cost of operating more than 90,000 PCs. Using it, we can understand the real cost of deploying and maintaining our PCs across varying time horizons.
Posted: 30 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 May 2009

Intel Corporation

Breaking the Business Intelligence Log Jam
sponsored by ParAccel
ANALYST REPORT: In an ongoing business intelligence project, the new required updates pile up at a steady or accelerating rate, while the effort to make each change grows as the system grows more complex. The inevitable result is a growing backlog of unmet business needs. That build-up is the BI Log Jam. Read this analyst report to learn how to break the cycle.
Posted: 26 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 May 2009

ParAccel

Collaboration Without Boundaries: IBM Lotus Domino 8 and Open Collaboration Client Solution Powered by Red Hat Enterprise Linux
sponsored by Red Hat and JBoss
WHITE PAPER: The cost of downtime can be enormous, even catastrophic. IBM and Red Hat have a single, security-rich collaboration and messaging platform that makes it simple, easy, and affordable to improve organizational productivity and effectiveness.
Posted: 18 May 2009 | Published: 15 May 2009

Red Hat and JBoss

Management Excellence: The Metrics Reloaded
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In performance management, consistency is king. The simple sounding steps-identify and focus on value drivers, and align the organization to drive results - beg the question: What's the best performance management framework? Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 05 May 2009 | Published: 01 Sep 2008

Oracle Corporation

Help Desk vs. Service Desk: Which One is Right for You
sponsored by Numara Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is intended to help support center managers self-assess their center's primary functions and maturity level in order to choose an incident management system that best fits their needs without wasting money on features that will not be used.
Posted: 21 Apr 2009 | Published: 05 Mar 2009

Numara Software

WebSphere Message Broker - Universal Connectivity and Transformation
sponsored by IBM
VIDEOCAST: This video demo describes the benefits of implementing a universal ESB, and covers the wealth of new features in IBM® WebSphere® Message Broker 6.1.
Posted: 12 Feb 2009 | Premiered: Feb 11, 2009

IBM

Squeezing More Value out of Data Warehouses through the Power of Database Compression
sponsored by Vertica Systems
WHITE PAPER: Data compression features in data warehouse databases are the current trend, and this paper explains the benefits of compression in data warehousing and differentiates compression approaches taken by different databases.
Posted: 03 Dec 2008 | Published: 03 Dec 2008

Vertica Systems

TEM for IP Readiness
sponsored by AnchorPoint
DATA SHEET: AnchorPoint TEM solutions provide a business process foundation for companies to systematically prioritize, address and assess their telecom spend - and apply the technologies and services that will yield the highest ROI.
Posted: 06 Nov 2008 | Published: 28 Aug 2008

AnchorPoint

Delivering Trusted Data across the Enterprise - Business Objects Data Services
sponsored by Business Objects
PRODUCT LITERATURE: BusinessObjects Data Services XI 3.0 is your solution for delivering trusted data across the enterprise. It allows you to address initiatives such as ERP, BI, data warehousing, data migration, and master data management. Learn more in this whitepaper.
Posted: 19 Sep 2008 | Published: 01 Jun 2008

Business Objects

Spotlight on IT - Sustained Growth through Operational Excellence
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper-one of four function-specific papers-is based on the IT responses and follow-up interviews with technology executives who participated in the 2008 Economist Intelligence Unit operational excellence survey sponsored by SAP.
Posted: 16 Sep 2008 | Published: 16 Sep 2008

SAP America, Inc.

Multiple Job Scheduling Environments
sponsored by RevSoft
WHITE PAPER: Most companies have separate Environments for their Enterprise Resource Planning. In this paper learn how Rev Scheduler comes shipped with multiple Environments so even at initial installation you have a multiple Environment Scheduler in place.
Posted: 10 Sep 2008 | Published: 09 Sep 2008

RevSoft

The Need for SOA to Achieve Flexibility and Agility within Plant Operations
sponsored by Apriso Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers a check list that manufacturers can use for evaluating and comparing alternative Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) and Quality Management Systems (QMS).
Posted: 29 Aug 2008 | Published: 28 Aug 2008

Apriso Corporation

Automated Storage Optimization for z/OS Mainframes
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: In this paper learn about how the CA Automated Storage Optimization Mainframe Suite is flexible and modular so there is no need to "rip and replace" as processes, applications and users are added while the value of information evolves.
Posted: 28 Aug 2008 | Published: 28 Aug 2008

CA Technologies.

Emerging Best Practices for Carrier IP Transformation
sponsored by Alcatel-Lucent
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper identifies emerging best practices for planning, implementation, migration and operations based on hands-on experience with IP Transformation initiatives across the globe.
Posted: 20 Aug 2008 | Published: 20 Aug 2008

Alcatel-Lucent

Using Oracle BI with Oracle E-Business Suite
sponsored by Noetix Corporation
WEBCAST: This webcast gives an overview of the Oracle E-Business Suite and demonstrates how to integrate Oracle BI suite with the Oracle EBS using Noetix software offerings.
Posted: 18 Aug 2008 | Premiered: Aug 18, 2008

Noetix Corporation

Hedge Funds: Why Comply? - A Practical Guide to Developing a Culture of Compliance
sponsored by Advent Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This white paper written by Advent Software outlines how hedge funds can create a "culture of compliance" with best practice ideas for accurate record keeping and reporting, transparency in operations and, putting the interests of investors first.
Posted: 10 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2006

Advent Software, Inc

Integrating Vulnerability Assessment and Remediation
sponsored by Lumension
WHITE PAPER: An outline for successfully integrating vulnerability scanning and remediation capabilities is presented in this whitepaper. This will ensure that organizations maintain a secure environment while complying with internal and external security policies.
Posted: 10 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Oct 2007

Lumension

Shenzhen Telecom
sponsored by Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software
CASE STUDY: Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software customer communication management (CCM) solutions allow Shenzhen Telecom to provide customized billing, while greatly enhancing operational efficiency and customer satisfaction.
Posted: 01 Jul 2008 | Published: 01 Jul 2008

Pitney Bowes Group 1 Software

BI: The Inconvenient Truth
sponsored by Kalido
WHITE PAPER: What’s the truth behind the failure of many BI projects? Read this paper to learn the main factors leading to disappointment. These pitfalls are not those of new entrants to BI but have been repeated by smart and well managed companies worldwide.
Posted: 04 Jun 2008 | Published: 01 Jan 2008

Kalido
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OPERATIONAL SUPPORT SYSTEMS DEFINITION (continued): … An operational support system (OSS) is a set of programs that help a communications service provider monitor, control, analyze and manage a telephone or computer network. As the traditional voice telephone systems converges with packet-oriented Internet traffic (including VoIP), broadband applications such as teleconferencing and DSL, more sophisticated systems like OSS are needed activities like ordering and tracking network components (including IP addresses), usage and traffic patterns, billing and reporting.
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