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ALSO CALLED: Layoffs, Job Cuts
DEFINITION: In a business enterprise, downsizing is reducing the number of employees on the operating payroll. Some users distinguish downsizing from a layoff, with downsizing intended to be a permanent downscaling and a layoff intended to be a temporary downscaling in which employees may later be rehired. Businesses use several techniques in downsizing, including providing incentives to take early retirement  … 

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Guide to Flexible Working
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This guide from Vodafone explains how to introduce flexible working, what technologies to consider and how to succeed at implementation.
Posted: 07 Apr 2016 | Published: 07 Apr 2016

ComputerWeekly.com

Journey 2016: Enterprise without boundaries
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
RESEARCH CONTENT: This report from Atos assess how major trends including the birth of the total data economy, a cashless society, social and shared innovation will start to reshape business and society by 2016.
Posted: 11 Mar 2013 | Published: 11 Mar 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

From Fear to Value: CIO Strategies for Propelling Business Through the Economic Crisis
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines key strategies for CIOs to drive business results through the economic crisis.
Posted: 28 May 2013 | Published: 06 Mar 2009

IBM

How to Transform Your Business - A Strategic Roadmap for Delivering Value
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to integrate your operations into a new structure acquired through mergers and acquisitions; align your IT operations into a single platform; enhance customer service; increase the productivity of your global workforce; and bolster supply chain efficiency.
Posted: 14 May 2012 | Published: 14 May 2012

SAP America, Inc.

IBM Business Process Manager -- Powerfully Simple
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: IBM Business Process Manager provides the simplicity, efficiency, visibility and collaboration needed to manage highly dynamic and networked business environments. IBM Business Process Manager is easy to deploy and use straight out of the box or in an easily customizable configuration - providing rapid time to value and improved user productivity.
Posted: 07 Jul 2011 | Published: 07 Jul 2011

IBM

Increasing Business Efficiency and End-User Productivity
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
ANALYST REPORT: The following report features Michael Fauscette, group vice president of IDC's Software Business Solutions research, answering questions posed by Oracle's customers regarding business efficiency and end-user productivity.
Posted: 06 Aug 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Oracle Corporation

Infographic: Drive Better Data Economics
sponsored by IBM
RESOURCE: The traditional approach to storing information causes performance problems and creates data bottlenecks. In fact, 78% of CFOs report that pressure is high to control storage costs and increase efficiency. This infographic introduces a different approach to storage that drives better data economics.
Posted: 28 Apr 2015 | Published: 28 Apr 2015

IBM

Infographic: Bridging the Gap Between Business and IT
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This infographic illustrates the necessity of integration between business and IT, as well as the fundamental disagreements that exist between the two groups.
Posted: 04 Sep 2014 | Published: 04 Sep 2014

IBM

Information Security Magazine - February 2009: BUDGET SQUEEZE - How to Maintain Security during a Recession
sponsored by Information Security Magazine
EBOOK: Check out this eBook and get expert advice that can help your company successfully improve its threat management posture.
Posted: 08 Apr 2009 | Published: 01 Feb 2009

Information Security Magazine

Information Workplace Platforms: Oracle Vs. Microsoft
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn about Oracle and Microsoft workplace platforms strengths and weaknesses.
Posted: 16 Oct 2008 | Published: 16 Oct 2008

Oracle Corporation

IT Transformation Consulting Services: Align your technology direction
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource introduces an IT transformation consulting service as a means of achieving effective, value-driven change. Read on now to learn how you can ensure business and IT alignment, spur business growth, and more.
Posted: 09 Oct 2013 | Published: 31 May 2012

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Journal of Management Excellence: The Value of Information
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In this issue, our authors have done an outstanding job of exploring many facets of VOI. Robert Shimp discusses the shift in the economy from that of a services economy to an information management economy.
Posted: 09 May 2011 | Published: 31 Mar 2011

Oracle Corporation

Live Chat: Data Integration and Analytics in Healthcare: Unleash the Power of Your Information
sponsored by Orion Health
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Join Micky Tripathi, President and CEO of the Massachusetts eHealth Collaborative as he tackles data integration and analysis in health care. Turn your data challenges into opportunities with tips and advice from one of the industry's foremost experts.
Posted: 07 Feb 2013 | Published: 07 Feb 2013


Lower business risk and increase IT productivity with a managed file transfer solution for SOA
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IBM white paper provides an introduction to the managed file transfer topic and IBM WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition. WebSphere MQ File Transfer Edition is designed to address the needs of organizations that rely on the transfer of files as well as organizations that want more control, manageability and auditability.
Posted: 30 Sep 2010 | Published: 30 Sep 2010

IBM

Maximizing CRM Effectiveness During Lean Times
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: When the economy turns around, as it will, how will your organization be poised to take advantage of the next expansion? Read the latest white paper written by Steve Diamond, Sr. Director, Product Marketing at Oracle, to learn six areas your organization can focus on to improve business results.
Posted: 10 Jun 2009 | Published: 10 Jun 2009

Oracle Corporation

Meeting Economic Challenges Through Accelerated Virtualization
sponsored by DellEMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: With the current economic state the way it is CIOs must rethink how they manage IT costs and operations. This white paper will take a closer look at how virtualization can help cut down the costs as well as improve efficiency of the data center.
Posted: 02 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jun 2009

DellEMC and Intel®

Microsoft Dynamics: Empowered People, Simplified Processes, and Connected Ecosystems
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper provides an overview of how companies can use the capabilities in Microsoft® Office 2010 and Microsoft SharePoint® Server 2010 with Microsoft Dynamics to achieve these goals.
Posted: 30 Aug 2010 | Published: 30 Aug 2010

Microsoft

Oracle Accelerate - Not Just Smart but Timely
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper gives you an overview of how Ovum has helped penetrate the upper-midmarket. Even when the slowing growth of the market hasn't.
Posted: 24 Sep 2009 | Published: 01 Mar 2009

Oracle Corporation

Paths to Success: Three Ways to Innovate Your Business Model
sponsored by IBM Line of Business
WHITE PAPER: In today's ever-changing times,innovation in business models is a success differentiator for CEOs,as we learned from the IBM 2006 Global CEO Study.
Posted: 29 Nov 2007 | Published: 01 Jun 2007

IBM Line of Business

Presentation Transcript: Be Prepared! Leverage SAP PLM to Navigate Through Uncertain Times
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Read this presentation transcript to learn the business value of PLM in an uncertain economy as well as significant trends in the PLM market. Explore SAP's approach to a new generation of product lifecycle management solutions that will help you remain or become a product and services leader.
Posted: 04 Aug 2009 | Published: 04 Aug 2009

SAP America, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Flash Technology in HPC, Let the Revolution Begin
sponsored by Sun Microsystems, Inc.
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: In this eSeminar transcript from Sun Microsystems, hosted by Tech Target, leading technical experts will discuss Flash technology and it's effect in the HPC environment.
Posted: 01 Jul 2009 | Published: 01 Jul 2009

Sun Microsystems, Inc.

Presentation Transcript: Key tips for a successful healthcare analytics program
sponsored by Orion Health
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This presentation transcript presents key tips for a successful health care analytics program. Listen now for valuable perspectives on the challenges and lessons learned regarding data analytics and how it effects EHR and health information exchange (HIE) initiatives.
Posted: 10 Dec 2012 | Published: 10 Dec 2012


Presentation Transcript: Leveraging Virtualization to Constrain Costs
sponsored by 3PAR
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: Download this presentation transcript to learn how virtualization has been a major key to the success of everyone's favorite discount travel site as Priceline.com has continued to grow its competitive edge in the face of lean economic times.
Posted: 05 Jun 2009 | Published: 27 May 2009

3PAR

Presentation Transcript: Strategies to Help You Increase Your Team's Productivity in Lean Times
sponsored by Qwest Communications
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: The weakening economy and turmoil in the U.S. financial system have left employees uneasy in workplaces across the country, this paper explains the ways to increase your team's productivity during these lean times.
Posted: 10 Feb 2009 | Published: 10 Feb 2009

Qwest Communications

Samsung Electronics France Reduced DSO and Improved Invoice Tracking with Esker DeliveryWare
sponsored by Esker Inc.
CASE STUDY: When Samsung Electronics France needed an automated solution for processing and sending 250,000 invoices per year from its SAP solution, they chose Esker DeliveryWare. This project, carried out by Esker Certified Partner, Aegis, reduced time involved in collecting customer payments by over 10% and enabled invoice tracking.
Posted: 10 Jul 2009 | Published: 10 Jul 2009

Esker Inc.
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