Papers from Quocirca (Page #3)
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31. Musings on a data centres - Volume 2
2013 Continued the era of big changes for data centres. Co-location services continued to increase; clouod computing became more of a reality; "software defined" was applied to anything end everything.
32. WAN Speak Musings - Volume IV
A collection of blog articles from the Quocirca Analysts
33. Next-generation network access control
This report looks at the applied use of Next Generation-Network Access Ccontrol to support IT-Governance Risk Compliance controls, through the lens of three real world case studies in financial services, healthcare and creative media services.
34. A Sustainable Print Agenda
A "less-paper" office based on an optimised print infrastructure can be a prime enabler for sustainability along with reducing environmental impact while cutting costs. This also drives operational efficiency and improves regulatory compliance.
35. Optimising the data warehouse
Data warehouses are struggling to keep pace with the growth of data volumes and the different types of information that organisations need to deal with. New approaches are needed to ensure organisations gain the insights it needs from its data.
36. Bringing System Management to Messaging & Collaboration
The fast growing interation between email, collaborative environments and social media usage on both fixed and mobile devices is putting pressure on the corporate management of these activities
37. Unlocking the Value of the Print Room
By offering extended services that include web-based job submission and services beyond printing, the print room can create more business value and improve performance, lower costs and enhance customer service.
38. What's costing you dearly?
IT advances need to go hand-in-hand with business process improvements to ensure that organisations gain the maximum benefit of being more flexible, agile and efficient.
39. Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC)
An organisation has multiple stakeholders that need to be communicated with or reported to regularly. Ensuring that all the stakeholders' information needs are met requires a holistic approach to managing information - the creation of a GRC platform
40. WAN Speak Musings - Volume III
Further to WAN Speak usings - Volumes I and II, more aggregated blog articles from the Quocirca team covering a range of topics
41. The mid-market conundrum
The research presented in this report shows the extent to which UK-based mid-market IT leaders recognise these problems and how effectively they are working with IT service providers (ITSP) to deliver improved services to their business.
42. Digital identities and the open business
This report presents research into the use and benefits of Identity and access management (IAM) and the relationship it has with these three drivers.
43. Getting to grips with expenses
Insights, from research with 400 individuals, into the gaps between what those making business expense claims think - and the opinions of those who have to deal with the processes behind the scenes.
44. Dealing with Cloudy Data
There is a growing acceptance of cloud as a technology platform. However,few organisations are likely to end up with a single cloud strategy - they will end up with a hybrid mix of in-house private cloud and public clouds under the control of others.
45. BYOD - who carries the can?
Overall, BYOD, is often referred to as evaluating whether mobile deployments are 'corporate-liable' or 'employee-liable', which this report will explore further, along with the implications for the organisation.