Information governance: Exposing the real cost of data discovery

Nearly 90% of respondents to a survey by Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer indicated that “access to data is critical to being competitive in their industry.”

The key business value in data is being able to find that email from months ago that captured the customer requirements for the job that is breaking ground today. Yet, when you need to find something, it’s never as easy as it should be.

This whitepaper from Veritas discusses the key facets to a data discovery strategy, why bigger is not always better, and the top four capabilities required to reduce data discovery costs.

By Veritas, 08 December 2016, 0 comments Categories: Data & Analytics, Data Management

Why digital transformation depends on enterprise data management

Whether it is mobilising the workforce, creating online customer experiences, enabling electronic supply chains, or providing real-time access to medical records or financial statements, the role of IT as a business enabler has never been more critical.

However, most organisations today are not managing their data as a strategic asset. This whitepaper from Veritas assesses the implications for the digital business, a new foundation with enterprise data management, and how Veritas approaches data management for its customers.


By Veritas, 08 December 2016, 0 comments Categories: Data & Analytics, Data Management

Three things to know before moving your data to the cloud

A common starting place for many enterprises looking to transition to the cloud is moving on-premises secondary data to cloud storage. The economics make sense – but the decision to send petabytes of data to the cloud shouldn’t be taken lightly.

This whitepaper from Veritas examines the three key tips to make sure your transition to the cloud maximises cost savings while mitigating data risks.


By Veritas, 08 December 2016, 0 comments Categories: Adoption, Data & Analytics, Migration

The top five questions about big data

In 2015, big data implementation is full on, which means that the questions clients ask have changed substantially in the past 12 months. This report answers some of the most common questions that enterprise architecture professionals agonise over when it comes to big data investments.

By Forrester, 22 October 2015, 0 comments Categories: Big Data, Data & Analytics

Drowning in data: How to back up more than you can handle

You have an insurmountable volume of data with backup requirements that just aren’t realistic. So how can you stay afloat but also get to a point where backing up everything that’s required is not only possible, but is actually feasible?

This whitepaper download from Unitrends focuses on three basic blocking and tackling steps that will aim to bring some order to your backup chaos.

By Unitrends, 13 July 2015, 0 comments Categories: Data & Analytics, Data Management, Disaster Recovery

Six considerations for your data centre provider on carrier neutrality

Carrier neutrality is a commonly used term in the data centre industry - but the relevance and importance of what carrier neutrality means for your business is often not explicitly shared and can be overlooked.

This whitepaper from Colt highlights six considerations you need to discuss with your data centre provider surrounding carrier neutrality, to ensure you have a truly suitable and beneficial solution.

By Colt, 10 June 2015, 0 comments Categories: Data & Analytics, Data Centres

Kurt Marko; Creating the Omnichannel Customer Experience

The nexus of mobile, social, cloud and big data is radically reshaping customer experience. This article by Kurt Marko, editor-at-large for Information Week and Network Computing, explores how Big Data, Predictive Analytics and Real-time Decisioning improve customer experience for multi-platform, mobile and social consumers.

Read this article and learn:

  • The trends and opportunities for omnichannel CX
  • Implications for business executives
  • How real-time predictive analytics transforms the multi-platform, mobile, social customer experience

By [24]7 Customer, Inc, 10 November 2014, 0 comments Categories: Data & Analytics, Mobility, Research