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The 7 Deadly Skills Your IT Team Should Possess
sponsored by Skillsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines IT skill shortages, how to minimise them within your company, and 7 deadly skills that your IT team should possess.
Posted: 18 Apr 2012 | Published: 18 Apr 2012

Skillsoft

Gartner Middle East CIO Leadership Forum
sponsored by Gartner
WHITE PAPER: Join Gartner analysts from 28 February to 1 March in Dubai, industry thought leaders and a select group of your peers to find new answers to new questions - and learn how your IT leadership can create and follow the path to world class best practice.
Posted: 28 Jan 2011 | Published: 28 Jan 2011

Gartner

The 7 Deadly Skills of The Perfect Employee
sponsored by Skillsoft
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the 7 skills essential to employee success and how to keep your employees productive and satisfied.
Posted: 23 Apr 2012 | Published: 23 Apr 2012

Skillsoft

NAS hinged on ASE: Access, scale and extensibility
sponsored by Red Hat
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this presentation transcript, Sid Wilroy, solution architect for Red Hat, explains how Red Hat Storage fits in an enterprise at the petabyte scale - for a fraction of the typical storage cost.
Posted: 06 Feb 2013 | Published: 06 Feb 2013

Red Hat

The Semantic Dialogues
sponsored by Progress
EBOOK: The Semantic Dialogues tells the story of how National Networks, a fictional telecommunications service provider, pursued and achieved data interoperability within their SOA.
Posted: 28 Aug 2009 | Published: 28 Aug 2009

Progress

Getting started with Cloud Storage
sponsored by SunGard Availability Services
EGUIDE: This E-Guide from SearchCloudStorage.com is here to help you decide if cloud storage services are a good fit for your organization. In this guide you'll learn about the pros and cons of various cloud deployments, explore advantages specific to SMBs regarding cloud infrastructures, and discover 5 of today's best practices for moving to the cloud.
Posted: 25 Jan 2012 | Published: 25 Jan 2012

SunGard Availability Services

5 tips for managing storage in your virtual servers
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide to learn how to identify and solve common storage problems in virtual environments, along with helpful tips designed to ensure that your storage doesn't hinder your system's performance.
Posted: 29 Nov 2012 | Published: 26 Nov 2012

EMC Corporation

5 tips for managing storage in your virtual servers
sponsored by EMC Isilon
EGUIDE: Managing storage in a virtual server environment differs from managing storage in a traditional environment. Access this e-guide for five tips that will help you overcome common storage challenges.
Posted: 17 Nov 2011 | Published: 17 Nov 2011

EMC Isilon

Expert guide: Understanding cloud types and benefits
sponsored by SAVVIS
EGUIDE: This e-guide provides the answers to the most pressing questions in regards to cloud computing. Uncover what you need to know about cloud computing services, the different types of clouds available, top benefits and how to take full advantage and more.
Posted: 09 Sep 2011 | Published: 09 Sep 2011

SAVVIS

E-Guide: Best Bets for Backup: How to Choose a Dedupe Method
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EGUIDE: This expert e-guide discusses what you need to know to choose the right deduplication technology for your backup and recovery needs by outlining 5 different types of dedupe.
Posted: 22 Sep 2011 | Published: 22 Sep 2011

EMC Corporation

How to decide which applications to virtualize in your IT infrastructure
sponsored by VMware, Inc.
EGUIDE: Access this expert e-guide to learn how to determine which applications you should virtualize in your IT infrastructure. In addition, discover the pros and cons associated with virtualizing applications, including security risks and challenges.
Posted: 04 Nov 2011 | Published: 04 Nov 2011

VMware, Inc.

Building a Better Data Backup Plan: This year's hottest backup trends
sponsored by NETGEAR Inc.
EGUIDE: To help you build the best backup plan for the new year, read this special report by features writer Carol Sliwa on the hottest backup trends. Learn about what's new in backup software, backup hardware and backup outsourcing. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2011 | Published: 10 Aug 2011

NETGEAR Inc.

Data Storage Backup Security tutorial: Tape Encryption and Cloud Backup
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
EBOOK: Data storage backups are a necessary element of data protection plan, but they're often the biggest source of security woes. Learn everything you need to know about keeping your backups secure in this tutorial.
Posted: 19 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Aug 2009

Quantum Corporation

E-guide: Top Tips for Today’s Archiver
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
EGUIDE: Check out this E-Guide from SearchDataBackup.com to learn how to choose a data archiving strategy and if using tape or disk is the best archiving method for your business. Also learn other archiving best practices to keep in mind.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 19 Oct 2011

Symantec Corporation

Technical Guide on Emerging Threats
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: It takes time and money to adjust IT security in response to evolving attack tactics. As defenders gradually update their security measures, attackers respond accordingly. Such arms-race dynamics lead to threats of increasing sophistication and efficiency.
Posted: 16 Feb 2011 | Published: 16 Feb 2011

SearchSecurity.com

E-Guide: Are 'strong authentication' methods strong enough for compliance?
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: Although strong authentication methods have gained some momentum in the past years, they haven’t become completely widespread enough to replace passwords. This expert E-Guide discusses why this is the case. Uncover the challenges and benefits of strong authentication implementation and if these methods are strong enough for compliance.
Posted: 27 Sep 2011 | Published: 26 Sep 2011

SearchSecurity.com

E-Guide: Best Bets for Backup: How to Optimize Your Storage and Choose a Dedupe Method
sponsored by EMC Corporation
EGUIDE: Check out this expert E-Guide to learn backup best practices, when it makes sense to make a major upgrade,and how to figure out what may be slowing down your backup systems and fixing it. Also learn tips for choosing the best dedupe technology for your company.
Posted: 13 Sep 2011 | Published: 13 Sep 2011

EMC Corporation

Three Ways to Reduce Backup Windows on a Budget
sponsored by HP Inc
EGUIDE: This E-Guide can help by outlining things that you can do to reduce your backup window without spending any money. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 01 Dec 2011 | Published: 01 Dec 2011

HP Inc

Address VDI Storage Challenges with Data Dedupe, NAS Storage Systems
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
EGUIDE: VDI storage presents a slew of new challenges to data storage professionals. Read this expert E-Guide to explore how to address VDI storage challenges with data dedupe and NAS systems.
Posted: 10 Jan 2012 | Published: 09 Jan 2012

DellEMC and Intel®

Unified communications etiquette guide: What to know, what to avoid
sponsored by SearchSecurity.com
EGUIDE: This e-guide takes a close look at UC etiquette: what you should know and what you need to avoid. Uncover the different types of strategies, applications, platforms and models you’ll need to help your organization streamline business processes with collaborative communications.
Posted: 06 Sep 2011 | Published: 06 Sep 2011

SearchSecurity.com

Winning the Future: The Business Case for Rapid Transformation
sponsored by Progress
EBOOK: Transformation has become an overused buzzword, but its real meaning remains important. Under the microscope, operations transformation is about integrating operations silos and processes, merging disparate units in the wake of acquisitions, and reducing operational expenses.
Posted: 28 Aug 2009 | Published: 27 Aug 2009

Progress

WAN optimization: Techniques that speed up your business
sponsored by CDG
EGUIDE: This expert E-Guide discusses best practices and recommendations for WAN optimization. Specifically, learn why packet loss could be the source of WAN performance problems and how virtual WAN optimization software is bringing connectivity to far-flung branches.
Posted: 19 Oct 2011 | Published: 18 Oct 2011

CDG

NetApp FlexPod takes on EMC’s Vblock bundles
sponsored by NetApp
EGUIDE: This E-Guide features a side-by-side comparison of two emerging storage solutions - Netapp FlexPod and EMC's Vblock - and will help you determine which can better meet your organization's needs. In this guide you'll learn the pros and cons of each of these platforms, and learn which provides better long-term benefits. Read on for more.
Posted: 16 Jan 2012 | Published: 16 Jan 2012

NetApp

E-Guide: Best of 2010: The 10 Web Pages Most Read by UK-based IT Pros
sponsored by EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions
EGUIDE: This searchstorage.co.uk eguide is comprised of the best and most read expert articles. Read this brief guide to find out how to avoid the common pitfalls of  storage planning and how you can prepare your business for 2011.
Posted: 23 Nov 2010 | Published: 23 Nov 2010

EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions

Solid State Storage: Choosing the Right Option
sponsored by XIO
EGUIDE: Read this SearchStorage.com E-Guide today to learn how to choose the right solid-state storage option and under which conditions one type or form factor might be a better choice over another. Also learn how and why solid state storage has recently taken off as a mainstream technology in today’s storage market.
Posted: 10 Nov 2011 | Published: 10 Nov 2011

XIO

E-Guide: What’s Out There Other Than Dedupe for Data Reduction Solutions?
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This SearchDataBackup.com E-Guide discusses three data reduction solutions other than deduplication and how each works. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 12 Sep 2011 | Published: 12 Sep 2011

HPE and Intel®

E-book: Choosing Your Server-- What Every IT Manager Must Know About Selecting, Installing and Implementing the Proper Server Architecture
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
EBOOK: This eBook provides comprehensive information about servers and server implementation to help IT managers choose the best option for their storage needs.
Posted: 15 Jun 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

E-book: Windows Servers and Storage - Choosing Your Server
sponsored by Dell EMC and Microsoft
EBOOK: This eBook provides comprehensive information about servers and server implementation to help IT managers choose the best option for their storage needs.
Posted: 28 Dec 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

Dell EMC and Microsoft