Papers from Quocirca
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1. A reference architecture for the IoE
Quocirca proposes a basic architecture to help organisations avoid the many pitfalls of embracing the IoT across their own networks and beyond.
2. The many guises of the IoT
This report presents new research into the perceptions held with regard to the IoT along with looking at what those with less experience can learn and more.
3. Smarter, connected meeting spaces
Intelligently converging audio-visual, information technologies would provide smart connected meeting spaces, more productive meetings and better collaboration.
4. Getting to Know You
The need to effectively engage with outsiders has turned identity and access management (IAM) into a business priority, which means, when the case is well made, funds are available. Those transacting direct with consumers online are leading the way.
5. Managed Print Services Landscape, 2015
This report examines the competitive landscape for MPS and discusses the key market drivers and trends that will shape future generation MPS engagements
6. Visual appeal
This report will explore why some organizations have embraced and benefitted from the use of video communications and why some have not. Also outlines positive visual cultural aspects that drive adoption, along with challenges that hold some back.
7. Bringing FM and IT together - Volume I
Quocirca continued to write articles for SearchDataCentre throughout 2013
8. Customer automation management
Suppliers have to deal with many customers, who all differ in the way they wish to interact. This report looks at these challenges and how they can be overcome.
9. 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.
10. 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.
11. The trouble heading for your business
New research, presented in this report, underlines the scale and real impact of the problem, the measures being taken to defend against targeted attacks and how effective they are.
12. Don't sweat assets, liberate them!
Readers of this report will be able to understand where their organisation stands within the maturity model, and plot a way to gain the best business gains through carrying out a gap analysis as to where they believe they should be.
13. Conquering the sys-admin challenge
This Quocirca research report presents new data on how well organisations are able to automate their sys-admin procedures, manage the use of privilege and satisfy the requirements of auditors.
14. Optimising Linux on System z as part of a hybrid IT architecture
In a world where business demands on IT are growing rapdly but IT budgets ae often stable or shrinking, organisations need to implement IT strategies that reduce costs and increase overall value to the business.
15. Advanced cyber-security intelligence
This paper presents a value proposition for investing in next generation SIEM tools. It should be of interest to any business, security or IT manager that wants to get ahead in the security stakes.