This independent whitepaper from the Kusnetzky Group Analyst describes the promise and challenges surrounding Big Data. It also validates the M7 solution from MapR, which simplifies big data management by consolidating disparate solutions into a single, enterprise-ready platform.
Forrester Research shares seven architectural qualities for evaluating Big Data production platforms.
In this webinar guest speaker Mike Gualtieri, Principal Analyst at Forrester, along with experts from MapR and Cisco, will present the following:
• The 7 architectural qualities for productionizing Hadoop successfully
• Architectural best practices for Big Data applications
• The benefits of planning for scale
• How Cisco IT is using best practices for their Big Data applications
• Mike Gualtieri, Principal Analyst at Forrester Research
• Jack Norris, Chief Marketing Officer at MapR Technologies
• Andrew Blaisdell, Product Marketing Manager at Cisco
• Sudharshan Seerapu, IT Engineer at Cisco
As the demand for Big Data analytics mushrooms, IT decision-makers must prepare for the widespread deployment of Hadoop. This Technical Insight Paper from the Evaluator Group outlines the key requirements that must be met to make Hadoop enterprise data center ready.
The world of data centers and IT has been historically been one of gradual evolution, but events and capabilities that have emerged over the past 3-5 years present both a challenge, and opportunity to the IT organization. Click here to read about the IT Metamorphosis.
With a global monthly reach consisting of more than 500 million mobile users and billions of requests, Tapjoy historically relied heavily on their IT footprint. They needed an environment
that would allow them to accelerate the development and improve the performance of their big data algorithms, which help drive real time decision-making that delivers the best content to their global audience. Tapjoy engineers opted for a cloud-based model to run their big data platform instead of bare metal, prioritizing agility and the ability to scale over
bare metal performance.
Initially they deployed at AWS, but as the platform grew and their AWS costs increased, Tapjoy began to look for ways to better manage their growing public-cloud spend while increasing efficiency. They needed to do this without compromising the cloud experience they were giving their developers.
Beginning with a brief overview of private cloud computing and the evolution of on-premises private clouds, we will compare Cisco Metapod to options from VMware and the OpenStack community. We’ll also describe Cisco’s unique OpenStack as a Service (OaaS) operating model, and present Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) analyses that compare Cisco Metapod to VMware vCloud Director and an OpenStack Do-It-Yourself (DIY) strategy.
Does your business need to safeguard information, keep auditors and regulators satisfied, and improve data quality? Data governance is the answer. This informative video outlines the latest challenges and best practices in data governance. IBM data governance solutions help businesses with:• Audit and reporting • Data architecture/infrastructure • Data quality • Information lifecyle management • Metadata/business glossaries • Organizational design/development • Policy/risk management • Security/privacy/compliance • Stewardship/value creation
Watch what not to do when launching a search engine optimization (SEO) campaign to attract more visitors, leads and sales. This video covers keyword performance, ROI considerations, holistic approaches and ranking analysis.
Published By: Metafuse
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
Looking for project management software can often be confusing. There are so many choices in the market, how do you narrow your search? This white paper gives you 10 tips to guide your solution search.
Published By: Metafuse
Published Date: Sep 26, 2007
In speaking with project managers, directors of operations, vice presidents of professional services, chief financial offers, and other project team members every day, we hear familiar stories repeatedly and there are some trends, or commonalities. This document outlines five of the most common project management challenges.
Published By: Metafuse
Published Date: Sep 26, 2007
We are often asked how Project Insight differs from the Microsoft solution. There is no simple, 30 second answer to that question, as every software package is unique. Rather than attempt to detail a feature by feature comparison, here we offer the reader an overview of what we view as the main differences.
Published By: Symantec
Published Date: Nov 02, 2006
IT administrators need to minimize downtime for critical IT services by rapidly recovering entire systems to dissimilar hardware platforms or virtual environments. Symantec Backup Exec System Recovery Server Edition combines the speed and reliability of disk-based, bare-metal Windows system recovery with dissimilar hardware restoration and lights-out operation.
In order to align their production plans with customer's demand, metal fabricators must integrate seamlessly into the customer's own processes. As a result, integrated systems are essential, bringing design, product lifecycle management and service together in ways that predict, act and rapidly change in accordance with the customer's needs.
Who said, "Money Can’t Buy You Love"? A useful metaphor, though, to help understand the true concept behind customer loyalty. Loyalty programs are about developing sustainable, mutually beneficial relationships. Price incentives can generate a short-term sales uplift but will not engender long-term loyalty.
Published By: Microworld
Published Date: Dec 12, 2007
X-Spam for Exchange 2000-2003 (X-Spam) is a highly adaptive Anti-Spam Software that protects the Microsoft Exchange 2000-2003 servers from Spam. X-Spam uses advanced regular expressions and meta tests to positively identify Spam and block it. This white paper discusses Spam and provides information on X-Spam.
SchemaLogic Enterprise Suite for Microsoft SharePoint 2007 (SES) resolves SharePoint issues by providing a framework that enables companies to model and connect the structures and relationships of the metadata across the entire SharePoint environment. SES continuously updates and synchronizes metadata across SharePoint site collections, Web applications and farms by leveraging and extending SharePoint’s native capabilities.
In the Life Sciences industry, information is the source of innovation. Vast varieties of content and information sources feed the development pipeline. The ability to create, share, navigate, find and protect essential information is critical to research and development groups, clinicians, regulatory agencies, marketing teams, and those who benefit the most - customers.
Oil & Gas companies operate in an increasingly complex environment. SchemaLogic's enterprise solution for managing content and document metadata enables Oil & Gas companies to model, update and synchronize content across project document repositories or collections for greater reliability and reduced total installed cost.
Published By: Red Hat
Published Date: Jan 21, 2011
Gordon Haff - Senior Cloud Product Manager, Red Hat
You can build a private cloud today in an evolutionary way that makes use of and integrates with technologies that you already own. Proceed at your own pace and maintain strategic flexibility for the future using infrastructure products that provide a robust, enterprise-class environment that is consistent across bare metal, virtualized servers, private clouds, and public clouds. The steps are all thoroughly documented in a reference architecture, and can be augmented with additional Red Hat products and services as needed. In this session, Gordon Haff will take you through the steps.
Published By: Acronis
Published Date: Apr 28, 2011
Based on Acronis' patented disk imaging and bare metal restore technologies, Acronis® Backup & RecoveryT 10 Advanced Server is the next generation of the Acronis True Image disaster recovery family for physical and virtual environments.
It simplifies and automates backup and restore processes across Windows and Linux environments, and remotely monitors and manages geographically distributed servers and workstations.
SharePoint 2007 was big, and SharePoint 2010 shows every sign of being even bigger. However, there is one stumbling block on the way to SharePoint 2010 nirvana... upgrading. In this white paper, find out ten of the common difficulties you may encounter when upgrading content to SharePoint 2010 and some solutions.
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