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ALSO CALLED: Protocols, Specifications, Application Protocols, Technical Standards
DEFINITION: In information technology, a protocol (from the Greek protocollon, which was a leaf of paper glued to a manuscript volume, describing its contents) is the special set of rules that end points in a telecommunication connection use when they communicate. Protocols exist at several levels in a telecommunication connection. For example, there are protocols for the data interchange at the hardware device  … 
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CFO Research Study - Linking Numbers and Narratives
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: This white paper explains the importance of understanding financial numbers and how to get the most out of your narrative analysis.
Posted: 16 Jul 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2012

IBM

Surviving and Thriving in a World of Change
sponsored by Workday
WEBCAST: Watch this in-depth webcast to find out about the changes in financial management systems and regulations.
Posted: 21 Apr 2014 | Premiered: Feb 12, 2014

Workday

The Open Group - Cloud Computing guide to interoperability and portability
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This guide from the Open Group offers advice to businesses on how to avoid supplier "lock-in" when you move data into the cloud.
Posted: 05 Jul 2013 | Published: 05 Jul 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Open Trusted Technology Provider Standard (O-TTPS)
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
WHITE PAPER: This standard is aimed at enhancing the integrity of commercial off the shelf ICT products and helping customers to manage sourcing risk.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

An Introduction to Quantum Lifecycle Management
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from The Open Group introduces QLM, explains why it is necessary and how its development and acceptance will be assured.
Posted: 18 Jan 2013 | Published: 05 Nov 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Business Continuity Management Systems
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
BOOK: Brush-up you knowledge of the practical aspects of business continuity management with this book extract.
Posted: 17 Dec 2012 | Published: 13 Dec 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Multiple Country Implementation — Influencing Factors and Approaches
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report from Cognizant explains the key factors which influence a multi-country solution development and implementation, along with the industry best practices and their key features.
Posted: 31 Aug 2012 | Published: 31 Aug 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

The Banking Industry Architecture Network and TOGAF
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This paper from the Open Group reveals how banks can benefit from combining complementary industry frameworks on enterprise architecture.
Posted: 20 Feb 2012 | Published: 20 Feb 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

SOA Reference Architecture
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Download the Open Group Service-Oriented Architecture reference architecture.
Posted: 17 Jan 2012 | Published: 17 Jan 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

TOGAF® and SABSA® Integration
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
IT BRIEFING: This paper from the Open Group, documents an approach to enhance the TOGAF enterprise architecture methodology with the SABSA security architecture approach to create one holistic architecture methodology.
Posted: 05 Jan 2012 | Published: 11 Oct 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Video conferencing standards and interoperability considerations
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Before you can successfully implement a video conferencing system into your enterprise, you must first understand the standards involved to ensure your solution will work with others on your network.  This e-guide uncovers standards and interoperability considerations while also providing migration planning tips.
Posted: 27 Apr 2011 | Published: 27 Apr 2011

SearchSecurity.com

One Click Away: Where Does the Data Come From?
sponsored by LANSA
WHITE PAPER: Thirty-five percent of consumers say they would never use a mobile app again if it contained incorrect product data. This brief resource explores how the global standards body GS1 established the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) as a means of combatting outdated, inconsistent product information.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

LANSA

Solving the Scalability Problem with Big Data
sponsored by WANdisco
EGUIDE: A centralized computing strategy can keep your organization from realizing the value of big data. In this expert e-guide, learn how embracing a more distributed architecture can solve traditional scalability problems and lead to big data success. Also inside, discover the value of NoSQL options.
Posted: 03 Sep 2013 | Published: 03 Sep 2013

WANdisco

E-Guide: Prioritizing Application Security Concerns
sponsored by Coverity
EGUIDE: Application security has significantly grown and developed in sophistication over the past few years, but so have the threats that seek to wreak havoc on your software. Read this expert e-guide to learn best practices on how to ensure your applications are protected with the highest level of security possible.
Posted: 02 May 2012 | Published: 02 May 2012

Coverity

Facilitating “sound practices” in risk management with IBM OpenPages ORM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses operational risk management (ORM) in the context of "Sound Practices for the Management and Supervision of Operational Risk," a paper from the Basel Committee.
Posted: 08 Feb 2012 | Published: 08 Feb 2012

IBM

Virtualization Roadmap: Twists, Turns, and Key Considerations
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This expert presentation transcript explores key management factors you should consider as you navigate your virtualization initiative, including licensing, memory capabilities, and more. Hear about one company's virtualization roadmap and determine whether it aligns with your own virtualization plans.
Posted: 10 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Oct 2011

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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.

E-Book: Standardizing Business Continuity
sponsored by IBM
EBOOK: Download this e-book, brought to you by SearchCompliance.com, for insights, tips and suggestions for developing an optimal business continuity plan. Read on to learn details of FEMA’s PS-Prep, how to make the case for business continuity, what standard to use, how to measure continuity risk, and much more!
Posted: 15 Dec 2010 | Published: 15 Dec 2010

IBM

Cisco and Standards: Opening the Door to Borderless Networks
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper details the need for standards adoption and adherence in order to reap the rewards in the following areas: Integration and testing, deployment, operations, problem resolution, availability, security, accessibility, open systems, cost savings, and choice.
Posted: 01 Dec 2010 | Published: 30 Nov 2010

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Dirk Hohndel on Intel and the Linux Foundation
sponsored by Intel
VIDEO: In this video, Dirk Hohndel, Chief Linux and Open Source Technologist at Intel, discusses the importance of standards organizations like the Linux Foundation as well as thought on the future of Open Source at Intel.
Posted: 01 Nov 2010 | Premiered: 01 Nov 2010

Intel

IT Decision Checklist: Antimalware
sponsored by ESET
EGUIDE: Companies face complicated buying decisions when it comes to buying host-based antimalware, starting with whether to purchase a protection suite, and what to include in that all-in-one package. Read this paper to find out more.
Posted: 14 Jun 2010 | Published: 14 Jun 2010

ESET

IBM Rational Build Forge Demos
sponsored by IBM
PRODUCT DEMO: Learn more about Rational Build Forge and how it can help you to automate, streamline and standardize your software assembly processes.
Posted: 17 Mar 2010 | Premiered: 17 Mar 2010

IBM

Securing the Foundation of Information Technology (IT) Systems
sponsored by Trusted Computer Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains how there is no one process to make any organization 100% secure, but establishing a company-wide security policy based on industry-standard best practices is a good place to start. Many of these best practices can be implemented as part of the operating system assessment and lock down process.
Posted: 12 Jan 2010 | Published: 12 Jan 2010

Trusted Computer Solutions

Industry Intelligence: International Financial Reporting Standards for Hedge Funds
sponsored by Advent Software, Inc
WHITE PAPER: This paper introduces hedge funds and hedge fund service providers to IFRS.
Posted: 04 Jan 2010 | Published: 04 Jan 2010

Advent Software, Inc

IFRS in the Life Sciences: Broad implications
sponsored by Deloitte
WHITE PAPER: This paper provides practical industry insights on IFRS for life science executives and includes useful sections on: IFRS challenges and opportunities in life sciences; Implications of IFRS for financial reporting, tax, human resources, mergers and acquisitions, IT, and treasury and much more.
Posted: 04 Sep 2009 | Published: 03 Sep 2009

Deloitte
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STANDARDS DEFINITION (continued): …  level and protocols for data interchange at the application program level. In the standard model known as Open Systems Interconnection (OSI), there are one or more protocols at each layer in the telecommunication exchange that both ends of the exchange must recognize and observe. Protocols are often described in an industry or international standard.On the Internet, there are the TCP/IP protocols, consisting of:Transmission Control Protocol (TCP), which uses a set of rules to exchange messages with other Internet points at the information packet level Internet Protocol (IP), which uses a set … 
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