White Papers by Topic: Cloud computing

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Virtualization keys 'radical' infrastructure streamlining

The $3 billion Independent Bank of Michigan unleashed a potent combination of server, desktop and application virtualization. The result is a radically streamlined IT infrastructure that is not only less expensive to run, but also is more flexible and agile, allowing the bank to keep up with the ever-shifting dynamics of business today.

Innovation Through End-to-End Unified Networking Solutions

Discover how HP helps midsize businesses easily handle growth, decrease operational costs, protect data and deliver ROI with a converged infrastructure and advanced applications.

Sales Intelligence

This report examines how top performing companies are implementing sales intelligence initiatives to increase the quality of leads in the pipeline and contextualize opportunities with relevant industry or account information.

Create new value from System z assets, reduce costs with Web technology

Source: IBM

This update explains how IBM® System z® customers with IBM WebSphere® Portal 6.1 software are better positioned to leverage Web 2.0 technologies. With version 6.1 you can deploy applications across your enterprise, reduce costs and increase flexibility with workloads centralized on System z servers.

IBM Cloudburst demo

Source: IBM

This flash demo is an introduction to IBM CloudBurst, a family of built-for-purpose, workload-specific cloud computing packages that provide IT executives with the capabilities required for a Dynamic Infrastructure.

IT Service Management self-assessment tool

Source: IBM

Improve the management of your IT infrastructure through an integrated set of IT services rather than managing it as groups of servers, software, databases and networks. This integrated approach empowers you to proactively deliver much-needed IT services that enable business performance.

Identify and leverage your existing service life cycles

Source: IBM

This executive brief will illustrate the progression of service management since the 1990s, illuminate the hidden service life cycles and discuss how, once they are visible, we can start to make them work - to improve services and better align IT with business objectives.

Deliver smarter products and services by aligning IT development and operations

Source: IBM

A dynamic infrastructure is designed to enable today's instrumented and interconnected world, helping clients integrate new smarter components of their business with a flexible, secure and seamlessly managed IT infrastructure. Organizations supported by a dynamic infrastructure can deliver superior business and IT services with agility and speed.

Choosing between in-house and subscription based IT Service Management

Help Desk software as a service is attractive to many IT departments. It offers the same benefits of traditional IT help desk solutions, in addition to reducing capital expenses, accelerating implementation, and providing easier upgrades. This paper explores considerations for implementing IT service management in-house or as a service.

Free yourself from old IT help desk technology

BMC software and salesforce.com have joined forces to deliver BMC ServiceDesk on Force.com, an ITIL help desk, self service, and inventory management solution on the Force platform. This paper explains the patented technology that makes the Force.com platform fast, scalable, and secure.

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