How to Implement a User-Choice Program

To recruit and retain top talent today, companies must recognize that a user‐centric IT approach based on choice has become essential. More and more companies understand that empowering employees with the right technology is the best way to make them more productive and propel the business forward. As a result, IT leaders are reevaluating their practices and offering programs that provide employees with a choice or CYOD programs rather than pushing one type of device on employees.

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Who’s afraid of the big (data) bad wolf? Survive the big data storm by getting ahead of integration and governance functional requirements

Today data volumes are exploding in every facet of our lives. Business leaders are eager to harness the power of big data but before setting out into the big data world it is important to understand that as opportunities increase ensuring that source information is trustworthy and protected becomes exponentially more difficult. This paper provides a detailed review of the best practices clients should consider before embarking on their big data integration projects.

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Migrating Enterprise Applications to Microsoft Azure

Migrating applications is a subject that can strike fear into the heart of even the most seasoned IT professional. Stories of poorly executed migrations abound, and they often cost businesses dearly in terms of time and money. As organizations consider migrating applications out of their own data centers and into the cloud, the level of anxiety can grow exponentially.

However, moving an enterprise application to the cloud doesn’t have to be a nerve-wracking experience. By following some simple guidelines, you can easily determine the best strategy for migrating your applications and taking maximum advantage of the cloud.

This white paper examines the most common application migration issues and offers guidance on how to manage them.

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10 Steps to Success with Public Cloud Adoption

You can’t ignore it anymore – cloud is no longer an option, it’s a requirement. Your cloud program is the single most significant technology shift your company will face over the next decade. However, getting to the cloud requires much more than following a few best practices. This guide walks you through ten best practices and resources — from Rackspace and CTP — to support your successful transition.
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Accelerate Your Journey to the Cloud

Deploying technology that helps streamline operations and drive innovation is a top priority in the digital agenda. Find out how the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud service can support your digital transformation goals.
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Translating Security Leadership into Board Value

Today’s CISOs are an active and valued part of the senior management team. They hold increasing responsibilities across the enterprise, including regularly reporting not only to their fellow leaders, but also directly to the board on cybersecurity issues. The time is right to explore how CISOs can best communicate with their boards and how CISOs and board members can work together to position their organizations to better mitigate, and prevent, increasing information security risks.

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Business-Driven Security And The GDPR

The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will affect any company that does business within the EU and goes into effect on May 25, 2018. The GDPR represents a major evolution in global data security and privacy practices, so companies will need to thoroughly review, and in many cases drastically change, the way personal data is handled going forward.

  • Data protection mandates in the GDPR
  • Data privacy vs. Data Protection
  • Threat prevention vs. Threat Detection and Response
  • The advantage of Business-Driven Security™ solutions like RSA NetWitness Suite to raise your security effectiveness
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