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DEFINITION: A tier 1 vendor is one of the largest and most well known in its field -- often enjoying national or international recognition and acceptance. Vendors may be both manufacturers and value-added resellers (VARs). For example, Cisco Systems Inc. is regarded as a tier 1 vendor in storage area network switching equipment and related technical certifications. Tier 1 vendors may also be a "preferred"  … 
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7 Keys to Unified Data Protection Vendor Evaluation
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Having a unified data protection platform is the way to ensure that your data is both secure and visible. Access this white paper to see gain an understanding of what to look for in a vendor and how two unified data protection vendors compare to each other based on 7 key aspects.
Posted: 27 Apr 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

Veritas

Vendor Comparison Based on Top 8 Data Protection Needs
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Your data is growing in importance and it needs to be protected no matter which environment it lives in be it virtual, physical, or in the cloud. Access this white paper to see how 2 leading data protection and backup providers compare to one another based on the top 8 data needs.
Posted: 27 Apr 2017 | Published: 31 Oct 2016

Veritas

2017 Cloud Migration Survey Report
sponsored by CloudEndure Inc
EBOOK: Some cloud experts are calling 2017 "the year of the great migration," but let's cut through the hype. Access this survey report to find out what you can actually expect to see happen over the next 2 years when it comes to cloud migration and usage patterns.
Posted: 25 Apr 2017 | Published: 25 Apr 2017

CloudEndure Inc

How Service Management Is Transforming
sponsored by Cherwell
WHITE PAPER: IT service management (ITSM) is reaching far beyond traditional borders and spreading into every other aspect of your business. This expert analyst report gives you an overview of how the ITSM market is changing and presents 3 cases in a Q&A style to explore how different companies are approaching their ITSM strategies.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Cherwell

Enterprise Integration Platform as a Service Vendor Comparison
sponsored by MuleSoft
ANALYST REPORT: Application leaders are being tasked with integrating hybrid application portfolios and providing easy access to the data within those systems. Access this Gartner report to learn about the iPaaS market, where certain vendors stand, and how to evaluate vendors yourself based on what the experts look for.
Posted: 11 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Mar 2017

MuleSoft

Vendor Landscape: Enterprise Service Desk Software
sponsored by Cherwell
EBOOK: Service desk tools have evolved over to be more than a help desk ticketing system and the market now reflects that change. If you're considering adopting an enterprise service desk tool, even slightly, look over this e-book to learn about the 2017 vendor market and see how your particular business needs are being met.
Posted: 10 Apr 2017 | Published: 10 Apr 2017

Cherwell

Mobile Low-Code Development Platforms, Q1 2017
sponsored by Mendix
ANALYST REPORT: This Forrester report compares 11 leading mobile low-code development platform providers. Inside, you will learn how to assess platforms for yourself based on what the experts look for and see where other vendors stand on relation to market leaders.
Posted: 04 Apr 2017 | Published: 27 Mar 2017

Mendix

Vendor Comparison: Distributed File Systems and Object Storage
sponsored by IBM
ANALYST REPORT: Data growth is exceeding 40% year over year in many enterprises. This number may only grow as we get further into the era of big data, so infrastructure and operations leaders are looking for storage products to handle increasing use cases without breaking the bank. Access this Gartner report to explore the current scale-out storage system market.
Posted: 24 Mar 2017 | Published: 20 Oct 2016

IBM

Gartner Report: Gartner Magic Quadrant for Contact Center as a Service, North America
sponsored by Genesys
ANALYST REPORT: The contact center-as-a-service (CCaaS) market in North America is growing rapidly. Access this Gartner report to learn more about the CCaaS market, strengths and cautions areas for several leading providers, and much more.
Posted: 23 Mar 2017 | Published: 24 Oct 2016

Genesys

Oracle Open Source Overview
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
VIDEO: Open source software is going to become increasingly vital in the coming years. What's tricky is that there is no "open source company," but companies that offer open source providers. This webcast provides an overview of Oracle's open source and what Oracle has to offer.
Posted: 08 Mar 2017 | Premiered: 03 Mar 2017

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Vulnerability Management Tools Compared
sponsored by TechTarget
RESOURCE: Comparing vulnerability assessment tools requires looking beyond the core feature level to consider additional security-related capabilities that provide more robust and comprehensive offerings. Vulnerability Assessment Tools: Comparing Top Vendors, provides unbiased reviews of top contenders so you can see how each could protect you from attack.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 03 Mar 2017

TechTarget

Cloud Managed Services: A Comparison Guide
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn what to ask for in a managed cloud service providers. Use this as a guide to understand what you need, why you need it, and how to go about choosing the right partner.
Posted: 14 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM

Navigating the Cloud ERP Software Market
sponsored by Sage Software
EGUIDE: It's challenging to navigate through the vast ERP cloud landscape. Inside this expert e-guide, learn how to lay out guidelines for selecting the right ERP software for your business. Plus, uncover why now is the time to make your move towards a cloud-based ERP system.
Posted: 22 Dec 2016 | Published: 19 Dec 2016

Sage Software

Analyst Report: Lead-to-Revenue Management Vendor Comparison
sponsored by Marketo
RESOURCE: Forrester conducted a 36-criteria evaluation of the top 11 lead-to-revenue management (L2RM) platform vendors. Inside, you'll learn what B2B marketing professionals need to look for in a platform, what separates the leaders from the rest of the pack, and how to pick the right platform to meet your business needs.
Posted: 22 Dec 2016 | Published: 18 Nov 2016

Marketo

5 White Lies, Fibs, and Half-Truths Your Chat Vendor May Be Selling You
sponsored by [24]7
WHITE PAPER: Did your chat vendor promise you the moon before you signed on the dotted line? Unfortunately, many companies today are being misled with half-truths and false promises by legacy chat platform vendors. In this white paper, discover 5 mistruths that chat platform providers tell, and the reality behind their claims.
Posted: 25 Oct 2016 | Published: 25 Oct 2016

[24]7

Assessment: 14 Security Information and Event Management Vendors
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The need for early targeted attack detection and response is driving the expansion of new and existing SIEM deployments. Uncover this report to find out how 14 vendors of SIEM technology fared in an analysts' assessment.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 10 Aug 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Benefit from Automated Services Without Sacrificing Customer Experience Using Enterprise Intelligent Assistants (EIAs)
sponsored by [24]7
RESOURCE: Enterprise intelligent assistants (EIAs) are growing in popularity but do you have the knowledge that you need to choose the right one? In this Opus Research report, learn 8 core characteristics of highly successful EIAs. Discover how you can benefit from automated services without sacrificing quality customer experience.
Posted: 09 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Aug 2015

[24]7

Choosing a Cloud Management Platform: How Cisco CloudCenter Stacks Up
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WEBCAST: You know you need a Cloud Management Platform (CMP) to provide management and orchestration capabilities across both data center and cloud environments. But how do you know which one is ideally suited for your organization? Watch this webcast to learn how Gartner can help you decide.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Premiered: Feb 24, 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Four Criteria for Evaluating Public Cloud Storage Providers
sponsored by VMWare and CenturyLink
EGUIDE: You may have already decided to move to the public cloud for storage, but how can you ensure that you're allying with the right vendor? This vendor-neutral e-guide walks through 4 criteria for evaluating public cloud storage providers to enable you to make the best decision for your organization.
Posted: 20 Feb 2017 | Published: 15 Feb 2017

VMWare and CenturyLink

WCM's New Role: Targeted Customer Experience
sponsored by Sitecore
EGUIDE: Integrating CRM with revamped WCM strategy is pushing WCM into a more prominent role as companies aim for highly personalized and targeted customer experiences. Learn about its evolving role, how many of your peers are planning to invest in WCM initiatives, and how WCM meets CRM.
Posted: 09 Dec 2016 | Published: 07 Dec 2016

Sitecore

The Evolution of Enterprise File Sync and Share
sponsored by ibm box
EGUIDE: Enterprise file sync and share (EFSS) tools have evolved significantly over the past few years. Given these changes, it can be difficult to know exactly which business needs any given tool will meet. Read on to gain an understanding of the changes happening in EFSS, the market, which deployment model is best for your organization, and more.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 16 Nov 2016

ibm box

Your Guide To E-Procurement Software
sponsored by Basware
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn the key points to consider when choosing your e-procurement software. Plus, discover a comparison of the top 15 vendors, and an in-depth look at one vendor's purchase-to-pay feature. Access tis e-guide now to find out which e-procurement best suits your business' needs.
Posted: 16 Nov 2016 | Published: 15 Nov 2016

Basware

Solving Storage Data Problems and Vendor-Lock In with Hyperconvergence
sponsored by StarWind Software Inc.
EGUIDE: In this e-guide, learn the difference between hyperconverged and converged infrastructure, four common data problems that can be solved with hyperconvergence as well as how to avoid vendor lock-in.
Posted: 03 Oct 2016 | Published: 03 Oct 2016

StarWind Software Inc.

How to Determine the Best CRM Software for Your Organization
sponsored by bpm'online
EGUIDE: It's no secret that CRM enables you to better serve your customers, thus boosting retention rates. However, you need to ensure that the CRM tool you invest in is the best fit for your organization. In this expert guide, compare features and functionalities of 11 leading market vendors, and receive an overview of the latest CRM trends.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Aug 2016

bpm'online

Market Guide for Application Workspace Aggregators
sponsored by Lenovo Software
RESOURCE: According to Gartner Research, 25% of organizations that use Windows apps will use a "workspace aggregator" next year to deliver the apps across multiple devices. This Gartner market guide explains how workspace aggregators unify application delivery, data, ALM, security, and UX.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 28 May 2015

Lenovo Software
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VENDOR SELECTION DEFINITION (continued): … A tier 1 vendor is one of the largest and most well known in its field -- often enjoying national or international recognition and acceptance. Vendors may be both manufacturers and value-added resellers (VARs). For example, Cisco Systems Inc. is regarded as a tier 1 vendor in storage area network switching equipment and related technical certifications. Tier 1 vendors may also be a "preferred" vendor that provides products and services to you at appealing prices or other favorable terms.See also: tier 2 vendor
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