Security threat and response is a vicious circle of escalating (and increasingly cagey) attacks and sophisticated (and increasingly costly) defenses. The latest generation of...
Smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices have become embedded in enterprise processes, thanks to the consumerization of IT and a new generation of workers raised on mobile...
Many organizations are recognizing that onboarding is more than just processing paperwork and completing the checklist for a new hire to start. Onboarding involves making sure...
The need to ensure business continuity (BC) for IT services is a requirement not only for large enterprises but for all sized businesses. IDC discusses the key element of an optimal BC solution and explores the unique features and functions from Vmware and HP, that when combined, can ensure compatibility as well as optimization
Industry analyst firm Enterprise Management Associated looks at effective, low-cost disk-to-disk-to-tape technologies and data protection approaches.
Enterprises must establish a database security strategy that goes beyond authentication, authorization and access control. The key to successful database security is knowing why you're protecting each database, which databases to protect, and how best to secure data against all types of threats.
Most organizations do not have a firm handle on how to manage their data growth, particularly unstructured, file-based information - the fastest growing type of data. Learn the tools, techniques and best practices available to proactively plan for and manage data growth.
This white paper provides a road map to the most effective strategies and technologies to protect data in AIX environments and provide fast recovery should data be lost or corrupted due to accident or malicious action. The paper also outlines the benefits of continuous data protection (CDP) technologies for AIX.
Companies often need more than tape backup to protect critical applications running on AIX operating environments. Learn options and strategies, including how continuous data protection (CDP) technology makes any point-in-time recovery possible and how EchoStream technology has significantly improved the recovery time and data recovery points for AIX.
Continuous member service is an important deliverable for credit unions, and. the continued growth in assets and members means that the impact of downtime is affecting a larger base and is therefore potentially much more costly. Learn how new data protection and recovery technologies are making a huge impact on downtime for credit unions that depend on AIX-hosted applications.
Due to its integration into every aspect of your business, any lack of availability of your SAP® application, or its underlying data, represents a serious threat to your ability to deliver your products and services to your customers. Learn the unique issues related to High Availability and Disaster Recovery in your SAP environment.
The ability to deliver and assure optimum availability to clinical systems and data is critical to the success of healthcare organizations. As providers become increasingly dependent on electronic medical records and medical delivery technologies, they must keep those applications, databases and networks available and accessible-no matter what. This white paper shows how information availability solutions ensure the availability and accessibility of AIX data and applications, regardless of planned or unplanned interruptions.
This report includes the input of over 4,000 companies surveyed during 2009 that run AIX and IBM i (i5/OS) environments. The survey focuses on data protection and recovery technologies/strategies as well as migration plans to new IBM Power System servers. Learn how your peers are striking the balance between the often conflicting priorities of IT availability, system performance, service level agreements, IT staffing and budgets.