2009-01-21T14:34:16.000-07:00This whitepaper outlines the key factors involved in selecting the right remote control software solution that increases productivity and customer satisfaction, as well as enhances the flexibility of the IT organization while reducing risk.
2009-01-16T11:40:25.000-07:00Virtually all businesses running SAP solutions want to move to electronic delivery of customer invoices and proof of delivery documents. The advantages of e-invoicing are clear: It's faster, less expensive and more reliable. And by increasing the speed and accuracy of billing, organizations can collect cash faster.
2009-01-16T11:40:14.000-07:00This white paper examines the challenges faced today by SAP customers who are still manually processing sales orders, as well as the outcomes of automated sales order processing - including time, labor and cost savings as well as customer satisfaction. In highlighting a unique platform that integrates end-to-end automation of sales order processing with SAP solutions.
2009-01-16T11:39:53.000-07:00This white paper examines the challenges faced today by SAP customers who are still manually processing sales orders and billing documents, as well as the outcomes of order-to-cash automation - including time, labor and cost savings.
2009-01-16T11:39:32.000-07:00A critical component of any business's order-to-cash cycle is invoicing for goods or services sold and receiving payment in return. But sending invoices represents only a small percentage of the tasks involved in billing and cash collection. What often hinders the process most is the inability to assemble and send packages of billing documents in a timely way to support the invoice. This is significant because customers will frequently withhold payment of invoices until they receive certain documentation th
2009-01-16T11:39:16.000-07:00Intelligent automation technology offers SAP customers the ability to eliminate the inefficiencies of manual document management within the purchasing process, including automated bundling of purchasing document packages; validation workflow for approval of purchases; notification of delivery status; archiving for ready access to purchasing documents; and outbound delivery in the formats and via the transports that suppliers can most efficiently process or prefer to receive.
2009-01-14T08:51:17.000-07:00This white paper details why managers in training and development, learning, HR, and knowledge management are adopting on-demand digital libraries to support their efforts in creating a corporate culture for learning and innovation. Contents: Cultivating a Learning Culture, The Role of the Knowledge Management Professional, Harnessing Web Content: No Easy Task, Rising to the Challenge, About Safari Books Online.
2009-01-14T08:51:16.000-07:00Effectively meeting the needs of IT professionals is no easy task. It requires responsiveness and a proactive approach to their training and development needs. The payoff for proper selection and delivery of programs for this segment of your workforce is significant - easier recruiting, better retention rates and lower turnover-related costs, and greater productivity for both your IT staff and the non-IT professionals that they enable. DOWNLOAD NOW - To assist you, we at Safari Books Online have developed t
2009-01-14T08:51:16.000-07:00On-demand digital libraries support the development of technical knowledge and business acumen. This white paper explores how this 'always on' resource can facilitate technology professionals' ability to increase productivity, pursue professional certifications, improve collaborations and communication. Contents: Finding highly sought after information that?s not available on the free and open Web, and the need for e-reference evangelists.
2009-01-14T08:51:15.000-07:00How on-demand access to trusted information is used to overcome costly delays and rework in the application development process - through timeliness and accuracy. A white paper for technology managers, highlighting common challenges in application development and troubleshooting and how digital libraries can help development teams to overcome these. The following topics are addressed: Application Development: Challenges and Needs, Keeping Development on Target, The Solution: Digital Libraries, Advantages f
2009-01-14T08:51:15.000-07:00How online tools and content support a green work environment and how technology professionals are working green every day. Living "green" is a way of life for millions of people around the globe. And, businesses are learning that not only are consumers demanding green products and services, but that there are also benefits associated with adopting green practices in the workplace. Check out this white paper to learn how you can easily and quickly begin implementing green habits at work, including: Green Ti
2009-01-14T08:51:13.000-07:00The Critical Path to Delivering On Time and Under Budget. Created for project management professionals (PMPs), technology professionals, product managers, and business initiative sponsors. This white paper outlines how to minimize project delays by supplementing best practices and popular project management software with on-demand digital libraries. The following topics are addressed: Information Gaps: The Root Cause of Delays, Filling the Gaps with Digital Libraries, Digital Library User Perspectives, In
2009-01-12T14:55:58.000-07:00VMware solutions help customers safely consolidate these machines onto much less hardware, both through initial consolidation efforts and dynamically as computing requirements change. This white paper explains how innovations in virtualization technology from VMware provide a foundation for a dramatically more efficient and greener IT environment.
2009-01-12T14:55:27.000-07:00Energy consumption is a critical issue for IT organizations today. VMware virtualization gives you the power to right-size your IT infrastructure through server consolidation and dynamic load balancing across a pool of physical servers. Your IT organization can dramatically increase server utilization and reduce energy costs with VMware solutions.
2009-01-12T14:55:14.000-07:00The First American Corporation is America's largest provider of business information. Their numerous acquisitions and diverse lines of business meant that First American had multiple data centers dispersed throughout the country. They turned to VMware virtualization technology to consolidate facilities. They standardized on VMware technology and avoided purchasing 700 physical machines.
2009-01-12T14:54:33.000-07:00This paper provides a technical overview of Amanda Enterprise. It describes design and operations of Amanda Enterprise and how it is unique in its ease of use, flexibility and scalability.
2009-01-12T14:54:15.000-07:00Description: This document describes how NetApp Snapshot and Zmanda Recovery Manager (ZRM) can be used to do hot backup and point-in-time restore of MySQL databases. Specifically, this report covers the infrastructure required for integrating ZRM with a NetApp storage system and backing up and restoring a MySQL database using ZRM.
2009-01-09T11:35:22.000-07:00Most data center professionals choose lead-acid batteries as their preferred method of energy storage. However, alternatives to lead-acid batteries are attracting more attention as raw material and energy costs continue to increase and as governments become more vigilant regarding environmental and waste disposal issues. This paper compares several popular classes of batteries, compares batteries to both flywheels and ultracapacitors, and briefly discusses fuel cells.
2009-01-09T11:34:42.000-07:00High density IT equipment stresses the power density capability of modern data centers. Installation and unmanaged proliferation of this equipment can lead to unexpected problems with power and cooling infrastructure including overheating, overloads and loss of redundancy. The ability to measure and predict power and cooling capability at the rack enclosure level is required to ensure predictable performance and optimize use of the physical infrastructure resource. This paper describes the principles for ac
2009-01-09T10:29:04.000-07:00With voice traffic now running across the data network, the burden of safeguarding voice systems now lies in the hands of the networking team. Read this white paper to learn to secure your voice network now.