Papers from Quocirca (Page #2)
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16. Musings on Data Centres
2014 ushered in yet more pain for data centre managers. Hybrid cloud platforms started to emerge, along with converged systems. New management tools, generally utilising 'software defined' constructs, arrived to further muddy the waters.
17. 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.
18. Masters of Machines
This report presents research examining the drivers for putting operational intelligence in place and the business benefits that can accrue. The research should be of interest to any manager wanting to improve service levels for all IT users.
19. Managed Print Services Landscape, 2014
This report examines the competitive landscape for MPS and discusses the key market drivers and trends that will shape future generation MPS engagements
20. Bridging the big data divide
As the big data era takes hold, it is time to sit down with the business and sort out what IT can do to provide a fully supportive data platform for the future.
21. Channels to MPS in Europe, 2014
This report provides an overview of some of the key channel MPS offerings in the European market.
22. Neither here nor there?
While cloud based services and storage augments/complements mobile flexibility and gives enterprise IT some semblance of control, it has been subject to ad hoc adoption and needs to be considered carefully to ensure data is correctly managed/secured.
23. Quocirca the insider threat: solved with DRM
This report looks at the extent of the challenges faced by organizations when it comes to the insider threat and the protection of sensitive information. It finishes by looking at some of the misconceptions about digital rights management.
24. Bridging the big data divide
This report looks at what the business needs to be saying to IT so that IT can provide the business with the capabilities it needs.
25. The MPS opportunity for SMBs
This paper is based on original Quocirca research. It reveals that SMBs that have moved beyond basic services to embrace broader full MPS are gaining the most from their contracts.
26. Data Centre Co-location: An easy decision; a difficult choice
This paper provides guidelines for those both within IT and within the business who are looking to move to a co-location facility and who want to make sure that their selection procedures cover all the criteria required to make the appropriate choice
27. European Channel MPS Priorities
This paper examines MPS adoption amongst resellers in Europe, based on original Quocirca research, and discusses the challenges faced as they embark on their MPS journey.
28. Getting to grips with BYOD
This report investigates the impact that BYOD is having and what organisations are doing to cope. It is based on interviews with 700 IT decision makers across 11 European countries in mid-size and large enterprises.
29. Getting expense management right
More and more employees are now carrying out business activities while out of the office. Many of these activities have costs for which they will need to be reimbursed. Now is the time for an accurate, speedy and fully reportable expenses system.
30. Analytics exploration - today and tomorrow
Existing analytics approaches meet point needs for specific roles within an organisation. The analysis of a blend of multiple different data sources will help to add distinct business value to an organisation.