Software Whitepaper

7 Elements of Radically Simple OS Migration

Avoid the typical headaches of OS migration during your next project by learning about 7 elements that will enable you to: • Centrally manage data migration • Preserve users’ data and personal settings • Mitigate network impacts during migration Access the white paper to find out how to radically simplify your OS migration project.

5 Things You Didn’t Know About Cloud Backup

IT departments are embracing cloud backup, but there’s a lot you need to know before choosing a service provider. For example, did you know: • That encryption doesn’t guarantee privacy? • That you could lose data by choosing the wrong cloud? • That cloud backup doesn’t have to be slow? Learn all the critical things

Software Defined Storage For Dummies

Software Defined Storage For Dummies, IBM Platform Computing Edition, examines data storage and management challenges and explains software defined storage, an innovative solution for high-performance, cost-effective storage using IBM’s GPFS. The rapid, accelerating growth of data, transactions, and digitally aware devices is straining today’s IT infrastructure and operations. At the same time, storage costs are

Boost IT visibility and business value

Decision makers at many organizations question the investments made in IT. This is often because they don’t fully understand the value delivered by IT service management (ITSM) or by compliance with recommended best practices such as those defined by the IT Infrastructure Library or ITIL®. This often pressures CIOs to demonstrate the value of IT

The Service Automation Platform

Your organization, like every other, must grow to survive, and is dependent upon its IT infrastructure to do that. Your organization, like every other, is also dependent upon some custom-built applications, since none can survive or grow by relying solely on unmodified off-the-shelf solutions. And custom applications require IT guidance and resources to be built,

IT Asset Management

Traditionally, IT Asset Management (ITAM) systems have seldom lived up to their potential. This has not stopped organizations from pursuing the dream of having a centralized system to house all the data and provide functionality to support the entire IT asset lifecycle. There is simply too much to gain by controlling inventory, avoiding massive unplanned

The Foundation for IT and Business Transformation

How many helpdesks do you have in your business right now? How many IT service management tools, or versions of the same business application is your organization using right now? If the answer to any of these is greater than one, your organization may be operating with a handicap that hinders agility, responsiveness and competitive

Transform IT

IT — It’s the backbone of the modern enterprise, not just another function within it. For businesses to continue to succeed in an increasingly technology-dependent world, CIOs must assume a strategic leadership role and drive change throughout the enterprise. Driving business strategy is not an entirely new role, but it is an added responsibility to

Build a business case

IT departments and the organizations they serve can reap dramatic benefits by codifying and automating unique processes through the development of custom applications. These applications can lower costs, improve agility, quicken time to value, give IT greater control,and bolster productivity throughout IT and among enterprise users.