Monthly Archives: August 2018

SAP Ariba’s chief data scientist on how ML and dynamic processes build an intelligent enterprise

The next BriefingsDirect digital business innovation interview explores how the powerful combination of deep analytics and the procurement function makes businesses smarter and more efficient. When the latest data science techniques are applied to more data sets that impact supply … Continue reading

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Building the Intelligent Enterprise with Strategic Procurement and Analytics

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6988606/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The next BriefingsDirect digital business innovation interview explores how the powerful combination of deep analytics and the procurement function makes businesses smarter and more efficient. When the latest data … Continue reading

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HPE and Citrix team up to make hybrid cloud-enabled workspaces simpler to deploy

As businesses of every stripe seek to bring more virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to their end users, hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is proving a deployment back-end architecture of choice. Indeed, HCI and VDI are combining to make one of the more traditionally challenging workloads far … Continue reading

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HPE and Citrix Team Up to Make Hybrid Cloud-Enabled Applications and Workspaces Simpler to Deploy

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6973698/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] As businesses of every stripe seek to bring more virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) to their end users, hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is proving a deployment back-end architecture of choice. Indeed, … Continue reading

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SAP Ariba’s President Barry Padgett on building the intelligent enterprise

The next BriefingsDirect digital business innovation interview explores how critical business functions provide unique vantage points from which to derive and act on enterprise intelligence. These classic functions — like procurement and supply chain management — are proven catalysts for new … Continue reading

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SAP Ariba’s President Barry Padgett On Building the Intelligent Enterprise

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6965065/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The next BriefingsDirect digital business innovation interview explores how critical business functions provide unique vantage points from which to derive and act on enterprise intelligence. These classic functions — … Continue reading

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How one MSP picked Bitdefender’s layered security approach for cloud-to-client protection

Solving security concerns has risen to the top of the requirements list for just about everyone, yet service providers in particular have had to step up their game. Just as cloud models and outsourcing of more data center functions have … Continue reading

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How MSPs Leverage Bitdefender’s Layered Approach to Security for Comprehensive Client Protection

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6957050/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] Solving security concerns has risen to the top of the requirements list for just about everyone, yet service providers in particular have had to step up their game. Just … Continue reading

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Citrix and HPE team to bring simplicity to the hybrid core-cloud-edge architecture

One of the key elements of digital transformation is aligning core, cloud, and edge computing using the latest architectures and efficiencies. Yet new levels of simplicity are needed to satisfy all the requirements for both end users and IT operators. The … Continue reading

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Citrix and HPE Team to Make Sense of the Core-Cloud-Edge Architecture

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6952761/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] One of the key elements of digital transformation is aligning core, cloud, and edge computing using the latest architectures and efficiencies. Yet new levels of simplicity are needed to … Continue reading

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New strategies emerge to stem the costly downside of complex cloud choices

The next BriefingsDirect hybrid IT management strategies interview explores how jerry-rigged approaches to cloud adoption at many organizations have spawned complexity amid spiraling — and even unknown — costs. We’ll hear now from an IT industry analyst about what causes unwieldy cloud use, … Continue reading

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New Strategies Emerge to Stem the Costly Downside of Complex Cloud Choices

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6939073/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] The next BriefingsDirect hybrid IT management strategies interview explores how jerry-riggedapproaches to cloud adoption at many organizations have spawned complexity amid spiraling — and even unknown — costs. We’ll … Continue reading

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Huge waste in public cloud spend sets stage for next wave of total cloud governance solutions, says 451’s Fellows

IT architects and operators face an increasingly complex mix of identifying and automating for both the best performance and the best price points across their cloud options. The modern IT services procurement task is made more difficult by the vast … Continue reading

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Poor Cloud Utilization and High Complexity Demand a Better Way to Manage and Optimize Multicloud

[iframe style=”border:none” src=”//html5-player.libsyn.com/embed/episode/id/6929402/height/100/width/480/thumbnail/no/render-playlist/no/theme/custom/tdest_id/773159/custom-color/#87A93A” height=”100″ width=”480″ scrolling=”no” allowfullscreen webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen oallowfullscreen msallowfullscreen] IT architects and operators face an increasingly complex mix of identifying and automating for both the best performance and the best price points across their cloud options. The modern … Continue reading

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