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  • The Key to Smarter Enterprise Security

    Code signing is at a crossroads. In many enterprises, the traditional approach remains standard procedure: purchase certificate, download and deploy locally. But, many companies are finding it a challenge to manage their code signing certificate deployments. Learn more!

  • Seven Ways to Reduce Waste and Accelerate Software Delivery

    This paper will explore best practices for identifying and eliminating seven types of waste: Waiting, handoffs and task switching, motion, extra processes, extra features, partially completed work and defects. Read now!

  • Mobile Application Development Primer

    Industries of all varieties have begun to realize that the target audiences for their business applications have shifted in massive numbers from the use of traditional personal computers, such as desktops and laptops, to using mobile devices such as smart phones and tablets for accessing the internet and for obtaining the information they seek.

  • Five Vital Steps for Successful Software Delivery in a Chaotic World

    Delivering applications that meet the needs of the business can be a challenge in a complex business climate that is constantly changing. Diverse, multiple heterogeneous environments are the norm, all of which must be maintained and deployed. Multiple tools and technologies connect, support and create work. Processes are inconsistent, which contributes to difficulties with end-to-end lifecycle governance. Waste, rework and technical debt abound. Learn more.

  • DevOps For Dummies

    Today’s fast-moving world makes DevOps essential for any business aspiring to be agile and lean in order to respond rapidly to changing customer and marketplace demands. This book helps you understand DevOps and how your organization can gain real business benefits from it. Learn more!

  • Agile For Dummies

    Confused by all the agile advice? Relax! With Agile for Dummies by your side you’ll learn the fundamentals of agile and how to increase the productivity of your software teams while enabling them to produce higher-quality solutions that better fulfill customer needs much faster.

  • IThe Forrester Wave™: Service Virtualization And Testing Solutions, Q1, 2014

    Service virtualization and testing (SVT) solutions provide developers and testers with tools to quickly simulate the services of a complex production environment, mainly for automating regression, integration, and performance tests. Read Forrester’s analysis of the leading providers in this space, and learn how this technology is improving continuous testing and helping companies achieve a significant return on their investment.

  • Ten Answers Regarding Mobile App Testing

    This white paper digs deep into the reasons testing mobile apps is fundamentally harder than traditional web or desktop applications. A collaboration by Tina Zhuo and Dennis Schultz from IBM along with Yoram Mizrachi from Perfecto Mobile and John Montgomery from uTest, these experts explore the complexities of mobile test environments, the value of the mobile device cloud, the unique role crowd sourcing can play, and how teams can leverage automation to help deliver quality apps.

  • An Insider’s Guide to Agile Testing and Service Virtualization

    Get the essentials about agile testing and service virtualization from several different perspectives – get an analyst’s take from Diego Lo Giudice of Forrester Research on how to remove agile testing bottlenecks and ways to calculate your potential return on investment for Service Virtualization. Learn more.

  • Service Virtualization For Dummies

    In this book, Service Virtualization For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition written by industry analysts Marcia Kaufman and Judith Hurwitz, learn how to deliver higher quality software by increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your testing processes while reducing testing downtime and testing cost. Learn more.

  • The Future of Testing: Where do Testers Spend Their Time?

    TechWell, IBM, uTest, and Keynote partnered on a powerful new survey that explores where today’s testers are spending their time, what obstacles they most often encounter, and where they think their attention should be focused. Read on.

  • Agile For Dummies

    Confused by all the agile advice? Relax! With Agile for Dummies by your side you’ll learn the fundamentals of agile and how to increase the productivity of your software teams while enabling them to produce higher-quality solutions that better fulfill customer needs much faster.

  • App Release & Deployment For Dummies

    Today’s competitive marketplace requires the organization to frequently release and deploy applications at the pace of user demands, with reduced cost, risk, and increased quality. This book defines the basics of application release and deployment, and provides best practices for implementation with resources for a deeper dive.

  • DevOps For Dummies

    Today’s fast-moving world makes DevOps essential for any business aspiring to be agile and lean in order to respond rapidly to changing customer and marketplace demands. This book helps you understand DevOps and how your organization can gain real business benefits from it. Learn more

  • 5 Ways Private PaaS is Revolutionizing Enterprise Web Hosting

    Learn more about the five ways Private PaaS is revolutionizing web hosting to reduce costs, add scalability and increase efficiency. Read more.

  • JPMorgan Chase & Co.: Next Generation Enterprise IT

    Learn how JP Morgan Chase accelerated time to market for applications, improved infrastructure efficiency, and increased developer productivity with private PaaS in this case study.

  • Private PaaS: The Next Era in Enterprise IT

    Many organizations have already discovered the significant value private PaaS provides to enterprise IT, ranging from the automation of typically inefficient tasks such as application deployment, to providing a foundational architecture for guest application scalability. Enterprise IT can make massive gains by investing in private PaaS. Learn more.

  • 4 Wonders of Higher Education

    Are departments still asking you to build, customize, and manage dozens of one-off websites a year at your university? It’s a big job--even with a CMS platform like Drupal or WordPress. Tech teams spend 40+ hours a month managing servers, core updates, and billing. Learn more.

  • Data Consolidation and Distribution with Oracle Replication

    Read the tech brief and learn how database replication provides a cost-effective way to consolidate and distribute data in real time.

  • Achieving Oracle Database Scalability With or Without RAC

    Discover how our enterprise-class logical database replication technology enables data to be shared between databases with no distance limitations

  • Using Data Replication to Upgrade Your Oracle Database with Minimal Downtime and Risk

    Learn how the proven process outlined in this white paper can help you overcome migration challenges and successfully upgrade to Oracle® database 12c.

  • Taming the Data Beast: Integrating Systems and Applications

    Explore how the tools and best practices in this white paper can help your business effectively track, manage and regulate data to stay in compliance.

  • Improving Application Scalability with In-Memory Data Grids

    Find out in this white paper from Hurwitz & Associates how companies are benefitting from using data grid technology.

  • Deploy Full Java EE Applications in the Cloud

    Keeping up with the pace of deploying Java EE applications can be tough. Find out in this white paper how to stay ahead.

  • Protect Your Applications and Reputation with Symantec EV Code Signing

    Code signing can leave applications vulnerable to attack if not properly carried out. In this white paper, learn the advantages of Extended Validation Code Signing Certificates and how they can stop malware infiltration.

  • Securing Your Software for the Mobile Application Market

    Mobile application developers are seeing both greater demand and greater security risks than ever before. Securing code is paramount, and code signing is the way to do it. Read more in this white paper.

  • Securing the Mobile App Market

    Mobile apps are revolutionizing computing--and introducing new risks. Code signing is one way to effectively mitigate those risks. Learn more about it in this white paper.

  • Protect Against Today’s Malware Threats with Code Signing

    Malware is a big problem for software developers and companies that rely on downloads. But code signing could be the answer. Find out more in this white paper.

  • Protecting Android™ Applications with Secure Code Signing Certificates

    Android's openness isn't always an advantage. It can lead to vulnerabilities. In this white paper, learn how to protect Android apps with secure code signing.

  • Securing Your Private Keys as Best Practice for Code Signing Certificates

    Code signing is only as strong as the private keys publishers use. In this white paper, learn how safeguarding private keys might have prevented recent security breaches.

  • Behavior Driven Development and BRMS

    Behavior-driven development is an agile application life-cycle management framework that helps developers and business experts communicate effectively. Red Hat Consulting helps clients improve speed-to-market, reduce risk, and sustain quality by implementing agile development techniques with proven business rules management products, including Red Hat JBoss BRMS. Learn more.

  • Forrester: Open Source BPM Hits the Mark for Delivering New Class of Process Apps

    Read this paper to learn about the challenges faced by application development teams today, and how developers can benefit most from open source BPM solutions that provide full-featured process modeling, analytics, and business rules capabilities. The findings in this study are based on Forrester’s own research and a custom study of software developers commissioned by Red Hat.

  • Enterprise Integration Patterns Flash Cards

    Use these flashcards along with the popular open source integration framework Apache Camel as an easy reference during the design and development of integration projects. This deck of flashcards covers 49 integration patterns discussed in Gregory Hohpe’s book, Enterprise Integration Patterns.

  • IDC: The Intelligent Integrated Enterprise

    Read this paper to learn how you can create an intelligent, integrated enterprise that dramatically increases both customer satisfaction and profitability. By leveraging business intelligence to integrate and manage widely distributed systems, your organization can meet and exceed enterprise commitments to customers.

  • Hurwitz: The Benefits of Migrating to a Modern Application Platform Infrastructure

    Read this paper to learn about the characteristics of a modern middleware platform and how companies benefit from migrating from older inflexible monolithic infrastructures to a modular and flexible environment.

  • Private Platform-as-a Service: The Next Generation Platform for Enterprises

    In this paper, we'll help you understand the path to a more effective and efficient way to design, build, test and deploy business applications.

  • What is a Distributed Database? And Why Do You Need One?

    21st century data and computing environments have created a paradigm shift in data management. Grab this whitepaper to understand the common approaches to distributed database design and learn about one fundamentally new approach.

  • Considerations For ISVs In The Shift To The Cloud

    Choosing the right database architecture should be a critical part of your cloud strategy. Learn how that choice can enable you to leapfrog ahead of the competition without having to give up key tools or re-write your apps.

  • VoIP for Beginners

    While VoIP services can be less expensive than standard telephone network services, call quality can be a factor in one’s decision to switch to VoIP. However, constant innovation and upgrades are making VoIP comparable in quality to the traditional phone system. In this white paper, VoIP for Beginners, you’ll be introduced to how VoIP works.

  • The Hidden Benefits of VoIP Revealed

    You don't have to throw out your old communications infrastructure tomorrow. You can take a tiered approach to moving your company forward with VoIP. Read this white paper, The Hidden Benefits of VoIP Revealed, so you won't miss out on how you can use VoIP to re-invent how you conduct business, while increasing your bottom line.

  • Five Must Have Features for Business VoIP

    In this free white paper, Five Must-Have Features for Business VoIP, you'll learn about five ways VoIP can deliver greater value to your business. Read on.

  • 4 Simple Steps to VoIP Vendor Selection

    Download this free white paper, 4 Simple Steps to VoIP Vendor Selection, to completely educate yourself about VoIP trends so that you can determine the perfect solution for your company. Learn more.

  • Achieving Agility Throughout the Application Lifecycle

    Read about the shift to DevOps, and why and how integrated cloud management as part of an overall DevOps strategy enables true application lifecycle agility. Read now!

  • Bridge the Gap Between Network Ops and the Service Desk

    Businesses can’t afford to let siloed approaches to incident management delay resolution and undermine IT productivity. BMC Intelligent Service Resolution bridges the gap between the service desk and network operations, and provides a unified, business-centric view across technologies and the services they support, to help you resolve the right issues, the right way, more quickly than ever

  • Is Your Middleware Sapping Performance?

    Middleware systems play a critical role in delivering business data and are now an essential part of every IT environment. These tools keep data flowing, prevent problems, streamline, troubleshoot, guide administration and empower user self-service. Learn about BMC’s Middleware Management solution.

  • Use Service Virtualization to Remove Testing Bottlenecks

    IBM Rational solutions offer continuous integration testing earlier in the development cycle to address various quality challenges of complex applications. In addition, the IBM solutions enable an agile practice with service virtualization for enhanced software delivery. Learn more.

  • IBM Agile For Dummies

    Confused by all the agile advice? Relax! With the Agile for Dummies eBook by your side you'll learn the fundamentals of agile and how to increase the productivity of your software teams while enabling them to produce higher-quality solutions that better fulfill customer needs much faster. Read more.

  • Ten Answers Regarding Mobile App Testing

    In this collaborative white paper, experts explore the complexities of mobile test environments, the value of the mobile device cloud, the unique role crowd sourcing can play, and how teams can leverage automation to help deliver quality apps. Read now.

  • On Premise Application Platforms Gartner Magic Quadrant

    According to the recent Gartner Magic Quadrant for On-Premises Application Platforms this is a mature software category, based on application server technology. As organizations attempt to respond to the opportunities presented by social, mobile, cloud and big data trends, their needs and desires around applications and application platform technology have changed. Learn more.

  • Integration Throughout and Beyond the Enterprise

    Throughout the history of the IT industry, integration has been an important part of most projects. Whether it is integration of transactions, data, or processes, each has challenges and associated patterns and antipatterns. In an age of mobile devices, social networks, and cloud services, and big data analytics, integration is more important than ever, but the scope of the challenge for IT projects has changed. Read more.

  • Web API Management: New Rules for a New Economy

    This 10-page eBook includes three short articles discussing how Web APIs and Web API Management are changing how organizations are competing in the marketplace as well as new approaches to growing revenue. Read now!

  • Forrester: Integrated Systems and Streamlined Practices Propel New, Responsive IT Organizations

    Enterprise IT leaders must transform their organizations to be responsive to fast-changing business needs. They must focus on enabling business innovations. They know it, and have begun a revolution in technologies, talents, and team structures for fast, flexible delivery of new business capabilities with increasing efficiency and at ever lower costs. Read more.

  • The Future of Data Services Delivery and Management Starts Here

    Data workloads are rapidly evolving and changing. Today's enterprises have many different types of applications, with different usage patterns, all constantly accessing data. As a result, data services need to be more robust and scalable. IBM PureApplication System and IBM PureData™ System for Transactions are designed to meet these needs. Learn more.

  • Empowering Your Organization Through Patterns of Expertise

    The skills needed to quickly design, test, configure and integrate solutions into today’s complex IT environments can be costly and scarce. IT managers may find themselves unable to develop and deploy applications and supporting systems as quickly and efficiently as they would like, even in virtual and cloud environments. Learn more.

  • Is an Open Source BPM Solution Right For You?

    Download this white paper to see how the increased availability of highly functional open source BPM technology is bringing the benefits of BPM solutions within reach.

  • Magic Quadrant for Application Development Life Cycle Management

    Time-to-market pressure is driving the application development life cycle management market to evolve and expand. This research evaluates leading ADLM providers to help application development and IT managers select appropriate technology partners that drive quality and productivity. Learn more.

  • Five Vital Steps for Successful Software Delivery in a Chaotic World

    This paper covers five steps that can help you address today’s development challenges and deliver software that yields better business results. Learn more.

  • Agile Maturity Report Benchmarks and Guidelines to Improve Your Effectiveness

    The study cautions against "Agile religion" and emphasizes using a pragmatic approach to adapt Agile techniques to fit the company's unique environment. Experts suggest that the focus should be on applying Agile processes where it makes sense. Read now.

  • The Future of Testing: Where Do Testers Spend Their Time?

    TechWell, IBM, uTest, and keynote partnered on a survey to explore where today’s testers are spending their time, what obstacles they most often encounter, and where they think their attention should be focused. Learn more.

  • Service Virtualization for Dummies

    In this book, Service Virtualization For Dummies, IBM Limited Edition written by industry analysts Marcia Kaufman and Judith Hurwitz, learn how to deliver higher quality software by increase the efficiency and effectiveness of your testing processes while reducing testing downtime and testing cost. Read now!

  • DevOps for Dummies

    Today’s fast-moving world makes DevOps essential for any business aspiring to be agile and lean in order to respond rapidly to changing customer and marketplace demands. This book helps you understand DevOps and how your organization can gain real business benefits from it.

  • The Forrester Wave™: Service Virtualization And Testing Solutions

    Service virtualization and testing (SVT) solutions provide developers and testers with tools to quickly simulate the services of a complex production environment, mainly for automating regression, integration, and performance tests. Read Forrester’s analysis of the leading providers in this space, and learn how this technology is improving continuous testing and helping companies achieve a significant return on their investment.

  • Smarter Quality Management: The Fast Track to Competitive Advantage

    This paper introduces quality management (QM), a practical, multi-disciplined approach to software delivery that helps reduce time to market without sacrificing quality in the outcome.

  • An Insider’s Guide to Agile Testing and Service Virtualization

    Get the essentials about agile testing and service virtualization from several different perspectives – get an analyst’s take from Diego Lo Giudice of Forrester Research on how to remove agile testing bottlenecks and ways to calculate your potential return on investment for Service Virtualization.

  • Analyst Study: APM SaaS and Analytics Step Up to Meet the Needs of Modern Applications, Mobile Users, and Hybrid Cloud Architectures

    This IDC Technology Spotlight report examines the critical role that SaaS and analytics are playing in the transformation of the APM market. The paper also considers the impact that IBM's recently introduced Performance Management (SaaS) and IT Operations Analytics offerings will have on the APM market. Learn more.

  • Analyst Study: Application Performance Management Is Critical To Business Success

    This Application Performance Management Forrester Research study captures insight into the benefits and challenges with today’s IT monitoring solutions as well as the types of monitoring features that will help meet application performance and availability expectations. Read now!

  • IT Analytics is Crucial to Make Trustworthy Business Technology Decisions

    Download this Technology Adoption Analyst whitepaper by Forrester and you could win a $100 Amazon gift card!

  • I Can’t Believe It’s Not Multisite!

    Do you manage more than 20 Drupal sites at once? The pros don't use Multisite for that anymore. Learn what they do instead to streamline workflows when you download this white paper featuring 6 case studies from top agencies, companies, and universities. Read now!

  • 8 Amazing Drupal Launches

    In this white paper see how top teams are launching Drupal sites without spending hours on sysadmin work. Learn more.

  • Hosting is Dead

    It's a legacy model from the static publishing era, and just doesn't meet the needs of modern Drupal websites. That's the reason why Pantheon is in business. Read this paper for more.

  • A Perfect Launch Every Time: 7 Steps to Avoid the Worst Day of Your Career

    Are you launching your website soon? No need to panic. Yes, tens of thousands of visitors could see a blank page. An old version could get uploaded. A mystery bug could appear. It happens all the time, but it won't happen to you. Read this white paper now.

  • DevOps and Hybrid Cloud

    Agile methodologies give development and test teams the ability to build software at a faster rate than ever before. Combining DevOps with hybrid cloud architectures give teams not just the principles, but also the technology necessary to achieve their goals. Learn more.

  • Putting the Agile into the Infrastructure

    Great software has changed our world. In order to thrive in today's market, your organization must be more innovative than ever before. Agile development enables teams to build better software faster, but development teams are often limited by inelastic resources. To be truly agile, dev/test teams require elastic, automated, self-service resources that work with on-premise infrastructure. Learn more.

  • Store Less, Spend Less: Managing Data According to its Economic Value

    Not all data is critical or even necessary. Learn in this white paper how governance over the information lifecycle can improve the efficiency of data storage.

  • Build the Business Case for Better Information Economics

    Data is growing, while its value is declining. That can get expensive, but sound information governance practices can ease the pain. Find out more in this white paper.

  • Application Performance Management Is Critical To Business Success

    This Application Performance Management Forrester Research study captures insight into the benefits and challenges with today’s IT monitoring solutions as well as the types of monitoring features that will help meet application performance and availability expectations.

  • API Management is the SOA Renaissance

    An innovation-centric approach that combines SOA and API management provides you with a robust integration from the Internet of Things to enterprise back-end systems. An approach to integration that can also generate new business insight and opportunities. Read on.

  • Accelerating Application Delivery in the Cloud

    Cut application delivery times from days down to hours or even minutes. Download our latest white paper and learn how Dell Cloud Manager’s automation capabilities are the key to doing more and doing it faster.

  • Gigaom Research Sector RoadMap: Multicloud Management

    Learn about the principal disruption vectors at play with multi-cloud management, and the top companies that provide solutions for these issues. Read more.

  • Champions of Software as a Service

    Reducing costs is still a primary reason companies turn to Software as a Service (SaaS). But those at the front of the pack, like cloud leaders in general, are discovering how SaaS can help them achieve a much broader and more strategic goal—unlocking competitive advantage. Learn more.

  • Protecting PoS Environments Against Multi-Stage Attacks

    Credit card data breaches and other security disasters have dominated the news of late. In this white paper, find out how to protect point-of-sale environments from multi-stage attacks. Read on.