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ALSO CALLED: Policy-Based Management (Network Management), Policy-Based Networking, Group Policy Management, Network Policy Management, PBN, Network Resource Management, Policy Management
DEFINITION: Policy-based management is an administrative approach that is used to simplify the management of a given endeavor by establishing policies to deal with situations that are likely to occur. Policies are operating rules that can be referred to as a way to maintain order, security, consistency, or otherwise furth a goal or mission. For example, a town council might have a policy against hiring the relatives  … 
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Getting a better grip on mobile devices
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper and learn how to unlock the business opportunities that BYOD has to offer through proper mobile device management. Get tips on managing mobile applications, implementing management technology, creating a BYOD plan, and more.
Posted: 15 Mar 2013 | Published: 14 Mar 2013

IBM

Governance for All: Empowering IT and Business Content Owners
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: "Governance for all" is more than an end goal written in a plan; it's a strategy that unites IT and business content owners in a common goal. Now you can learn to create a governance strategy to suit all your needs.
Posted: 21 Feb 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Dell Software

Cisco Any Device: Planning a Productive, Secure and Competitive Future
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: Discover the details of the "Any Device" vision and why providing an optimal, predictable end-user experience on the device of your employees' choice can help you maintain or even enhance your organisation's competitive advantage, productivity, and security.
Posted: 29 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2011

Cisco

BYOD: Policy Creation and it's Increasingly Growing Need
sponsored by Citrix
EGUIDE: This expert guide from SearchSecurity.com discusses how your methodology for BYOD policy creation could decide how effective your initiative is. Read on and discover a step-by-step guide for creating an efficient and effective policy.
Posted: 23 Sep 2013 | Published: 23 Sep 2013

Citrix

SDN technologies primer: Revolution or evolution in architecture?
sponsored by Enterasys
EGUIDE: While there is no single, clear definition of software-defined networking, there are two camps with two sets of beliefs. This expert e-guide digs deep into the theoretical differences between distributed control and centralized controllers. Uncover the benefits of each and why both are likely to see implementation.
Posted: 23 Aug 2013 | Published: 23 Aug 2013

Enterasys

BYOD Security Policy, not MDM, at Heart of Smartphone Security
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from our experts at SearchSecurity.com teaches you the most effective ways to create BYOD policies and communicate those policies to your employees. Read on and learn how you can build BYOD awareness from the top down.
Posted: 14 May 2013 | Published: 14 May 2013

Symantec Corporation

Mobile Configuration Management Functions for Successful MDM
sponsored by Citrix Systems, Inc.
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide will help you get the most out of mobile configuration management. Read on to understand more about security certificates, local file encryption, proxies and more.
Posted: 12 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

Citrix Systems, Inc.

E-Guide: Software-Defined Networking Could Make Network-as-a-Service a Reality
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchNetworking.com explores the reality of Network-as-a-Service and how it may be coming soon to a data center near you.
Posted: 09 Apr 2012 | Published: 09 Apr 2012

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

What You Need to Know About the Costs of Mobility  
sponsored by iPass Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Control rising mobility expenses, uncover cost reduction opportunities, and improve operational efficiencies through an enterprise-defined mobility strategy. 
Posted: 30 Jan 2012 | Published: 27 Jan 2012

iPass Inc.

Cashing in on Policy-based Power Management
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: In today’s ever-growing data centers, no one takes power for granted. There have been many reminders of the threats to power supplies— including catastrophic natural events, breakdowns in the power grid, and seasonal power shortages. This white paper describes how policy-based power management can reign in energy use and significantly cut costs.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 28 Nov 2011

Intel

Why Business Rules?: A Case for Business Users of Information Technology
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper explains how business people are allowed to directly define how their business rules are being executed with a BRMS; and, perhaps more important, how it facilitates change in an easy, safe and reliable manner.
Posted: 07 Jul 2011 | Published: 01 Sep 2009

IBM

Understanding and Selecting a File Activity Monitoring Solution
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Imagine having a tool to detect an administrator suddenly copying the entire directory containing the latest engineering plans, or a user with rights to a file outside their business unit accessing it for the first time in 3 years.
Posted: 20 May 2011 | Published: 16 May 2011

Imperva

The Seven Common Challenges of Administering Active Directory
sponsored by NetIQ Europe
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will out line the 7 common challenges you might face while trying to implement Active Directory securely. You will also learn some helpful tips that will assist you with these difficulties.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 18 May 2011

NetIQ Europe

Automating IT Security Audits to Demonstrate Compliance and Protect Data
sponsored by NetIQ Europe
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will tell you why IT security auditing is so important, the problems with the current approach to it, and how this product can help you automate your IT security audits.
Posted: 18 May 2011 | Published: 18 May 2011

NetIQ Europe

Granular application control, intelligence and real-time visualization
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: Application intelligence and control is available along with SonicWALL Gateway Anti-Virus, Anti-Spyware and Intrusion Prevention as a one, two or three year subscription, or is included in SonicWALL Comprehensive Gateway Security Suite subscriptions for the TZ 210, Network Security Appliance (NSA) and E-Class NSA Series firewalls.
Posted: 17 Mar 2011 | Published: 17 Mar 2011

SonicWALL

Keep Your Enemies Closer - Get Proactive about Security
sponsored by AT&T Corp
WEBCAST: Forrester Research Inc. guest speaker, Khalid Kark, VP-Research Director, along with Steve Hurst of AT&T, will highlight today's complex enterprise security environments, discuss the latest research on security infrastructure essentials and explain how managed security services can reduce your risk and simplify policy compliance.
Posted: 01 Mar 2011 | Premiered: Mar 1, 2011

AT&T Corp

Next-Generation Firewall
sponsored by SonicWALL
WHITE PAPER: It can be a real challenge for IT administrators to efficiently deliver critical corporate solutions while also contending with employee use of wasteful and often dangerous applications. Critical applications need bandwidth prioritization while social media and gaming applications need to be bandwidth throttled or even completely blocked.
Posted: 28 Feb 2011 | Published: 28 Feb 2011

SonicWALL

Protect, Detect, and Correct: What's New in Tripwire Enterprise 8
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
DATA SHEET: Configurations that "drift" from compliance, by the accrual of gradual, sometimes minute changes often lead to exploits, audit failures, and unplanned repair time. Worse still, it takes even more time to bring new, fresh, out-of-the-box servers up to a compliant, audit-passing state—sometimes a half a day or more per machine.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 24 Feb 2011

Tripwire, Inc.

Compliance Policy Management: Continuous Compliance with Tripwire Enterprise
sponsored by Tripwire, Inc.
DATA SHEET: Improperly configured physical and virtual IT infrastructure is the leading cause of security breaches. As a result, organizations are subject to an increasing number of complex regulations or standards designed to secure the IT infrastructure.
Posted: 24 Feb 2011 | Published: 24 Feb 2011

Tripwire, Inc.

Understanding and Selecting a Data Loss Prevention Solution
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Data Loss Prevention has matured considerably since the release of the first version of this report three years ago. Back then, the market was dominated by startups with only a couple major acquisitions by established security companies.The entire market was probably smaller than the leading one or two providers today.
Posted: 13 Jan 2011 | Published: 13 Jan 2011

Websense, Inc.

Enabling Cost-Cutting Initiatives with Governance, Risk and Compliance Management Technology
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: As a result of the financial crisis beginning in 2008, companies are faced with an ongoing dilemma: reduce costs now while maintaining an appropriate risk management structure and preparing for the impending increase in regulatory demands.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Published: 02 Dec 2010

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

Impact Brief: Enabling Cost-Cutting Initiatives with Governance, Risk and Compliance Management Technology
sponsored by RSA, The Security Division of EMC
WHITE PAPER: Faced with some of the greatest challenges in history, companies are focusing on cutting costs and more stringent fiscal management. Regardless of industry, organizations are reassessing investment budgets, reducing staff and implementing other measures to reduce operational expenses across all business disciplines.
Posted: 31 Aug 2010 | Published: 31 Aug 2010

RSA, The Security Division of EMC

File Security: Audit and Protect Critical Files
sponsored by Imperva
WHITE PAPER: Read this paper to learn how Imperva SecureSphere File Security products deliver real-time file monitoring, auditing, security, and user rights management for files stored on file servers and network attached storage (NAS) devices.
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Aug 2010

Imperva

Why Your Organization Needs to Implement DLP
sponsored by Trend Micro, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Outbound content sent from any communications tools or stored on laptops and removable storage devices must be monitored and managed in order to minimize risk and to ensure that the content is appropriate and in compliance with an organization’s policies, statutory obligations and industry best practices. Read this paper to learn more.
Posted: 15 Jul 2010 | Published: 15 Jul 2010

Trend Micro, Inc.

Policy Reference Guide: Blackberry Enterprise Server
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Devices that are running the BlackBerry Application Suite can use all the IT policy rules that are associated with the supported features of the BlackBerry Application Suite.
Posted: 09 Dec 2008 | Published: 09 Dec 2008

BlackBerry
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POLICY-BASED NETWORK MANAGEMENT DEFINITION (continued): …  of council members for civic positions. Each time that situation arises, council members can refer to the policy, rather than having to make decisions on a case-by-case basis.In the computing world, policy-based management is used as an administrative tool throughout an enterprise or  network, or on workstations that have multiple users. Policy-based management includes policy-based network management, the use of delineated policies to control access to and priorities for the use of resources. Policy-based management is often used in systems management.Policy-based management of a multi-user workstation … 
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