Cloud is often seen as the key to digital transformation success and a growing number of businesses are now turning towards it as a means of modernising applications and migrating current business systems. “Cloud first” business strategies have become the new normal but some companies still struggle to integrate their on-premise data centres with hyperscale infrastructure. This report looks at the critical factors driving cloud adoption and highlights the advantages AWS Cloud can offer your organisation when you migrate your Microsoft applications.
By 2018, the majority of enterprise workloads will be deployed to the cloud as organisations continue to increase the rate IaaS and SaaS adoption. A decreased management burden, increased scalability and reduced hardware costs have all helped to build the business case for cloud migration, with Microsoft applications recognising additional benefits in terms of security and performance. This 451 Research paper looks at the current state of cloud adoption amongst organisations and discusses the benefits migrating Microsoft workloads to the public cloud could have for your business.
Boards of directors are too often kept in the dark about the security risks to their organisations. That’s what the Ponemon Institute discovered last June when they surveyed members of the board of directors and IT security experts from the same companies.
The Ponemon researchers found that 30% of directors acknowledge that they don’t understand the risks that their organisation faces in security matters. Yet more than 50% of the IT security experts believe that the directors who sit on the boards of their companies don’t understand the security environment that they are working in, or the risks it represents. Read this today..
Exploiting weaknesses in browsers, operating systems, and other third-party software to infect end user systems is a common initial step for security attacks and breaches. Finding and fixing these vulnerabilities before the attackers can take advantage of them is a proactive defensive measure that is an essential part of any security program.
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Nemertes has conducted research to analyse real-world cost data, including capital, implementation, and operational costs. The research helps companies compare how overall costs change based on the provider selected. Most important, it includes ongoing operational costs, which are hard to factor into a business case until the IT staff actually must manage the provider in question. This paper documents those costs and provides the three different sample outputs from a cost model developed by Nemertes, populated with the research data.
If you’re like many businesses, the only time you think about your phone system is when it’s not working. But the ‘set it and forget it’ mindset can cost you in more ways than one. The way we work – and how a business interacts with its customers – has changed.
This eBook outlines five components to consider when evaluating either your current phone system or a new communications solution. Use it to better understand how an updated phone system can help you reduce costs, improve the user experience and grow with your business.
The report evaluates mobile development platform (MDP) vendors, the 12 most significant ones were researched, analysed and scored. This report details the findings about how well each vendor fulfils the criteria and where they stand in relation to each other to help application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals select the right partner for their mobile development platform needs.
This executive report, based on surveys of more than 1,000 Global C-suite and mobile executives from 18 industries, will explore the vast opportunities hidden from view. Further, we will show how different groups of organisations—Growers, Opportunists and Experimenters—approach ROI. Finally, we will use the best practices of the most successful organisations in our study, as well as insights gained from analysis of responses to questions in our interviews, to provide a path forward for those organisations wishing to explore new opportunities for greater ROI on mobile.
How do some development projects deliver great applications—meeting expectations, on time and on budget—when most don’t? The secret, it turns out, lies in having both the right team and the right approach.
This Forrester report evaluates what turns consumers and other users both off and onto a mobile app (and its authoring brand), focusing on the following questions: What elevates a good, serviceable, and even profitable app into the realm of great? And if a mobile app achieves greatness, what is the impact?