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Published By: Spectrum Enterprise     Published Date: Aug 22, 2019
Hello, greetings, and welcome to Conversational Unified Communications. I’m Brien Posey. For those of you who don’t know me, I am a long time Conversational Geek author, and 17-time Microsoft MVP. My professional background is in both IT and in commercial astronautics. It’s an odd combination for sure. I sometimes find myself setting up virtual machines on one day, and being strapped into a space capsule the next day (seriously). Thankfully, Peter, Nick, and the rest of the folks at Conversational Geek have embraced my unorthodox (dare I say eccentric) career choices and have allowed me to author books on subjects ranging from the cloud computing to real life rocket science. I would like to personally invite you to go to ConversationalGeek.com and check out some of these other books. In this book, I want to talk about unified communications. Those of you who follow my work may recall that back in 2009 I wrote another book about unified communications called Brien Posey’s Guide to Pract
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Published By: Google     Published Date: Aug 05, 2019
"Agile BI requires more than just agile dashboards. True agility means prototyping data models quickly so business users can continuously iterate on them. Application development and delivery professionals working on BI initiatives should consider adding DWA platforms to their BI toolbox. This Forrester report discusses how seven data warehouse automation vendors bring Agile options to all phases of BI/analytics application development. Read more to find out how these platforms help facilitate shorter development cycles."
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Published By: Gigamon     Published Date: Sep 03, 2019
CyberEdge Group’s sixth annual Cyberthreat Defense Report reveals how IT security professionals perceive the security posture of their organizations, the challenges they face in establishing effective cyberthreat defenses, and the plans they have to overcome those challenges. Read on to learn about some of the key findings from this year’s report.
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Published By: Gigamon     Published Date: Sep 11, 2019
CyberEdge Group’s sixth annual Cyberthreat Defense Report provides a penetrating look at how IT security professionals perceive cyberthreats and plan to defend against them. Based on a survey of 1,200 IT security decision makers and practitioners conducted in November 2018, the report delivers countless insights IT security teams can use to better understand how their perceptions, priorities, and security postures stack up against those of their peers. Notable Findings ? Cyberthreat trifecta. Of 11 categories of cyberthreats, malware is the greatest concern for responding organizations, followed closely by phishing and ransomware (see Figure 1). ? Healthy security budgets. The average security budget is increasing 4.9% in 2019 and represents 12.5% of an organization’s overall budget for IT. ? Threat hunting obstacle. The top inhibitor to achieving effective threat-hunting capabilities is the difficulty organizations are having implementing or integrating related tools. ? Security’s mos
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Published By: ETQ     Published Date: Jul 10, 2019
Quality professionals recognize that streamlining processes can deliver significant returns, but many are unsure where or how to start. With dozens or even hundreds of processes, automating them all can seem overwhelming. In this white paper you'll learn: The three most important quality functions to automate for process excellence Strategies for streamlining your quality process so you can turn insight into action Tips for choosing a flexible platform that harnesses creative problem-solving.
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Published By: Cisco Umbrella EMEA     Published Date: Aug 08, 2019
"Global professional services firm, Arup, moved from Cisco Cloud Web Security (CWS) to Cisco Umbrella. By implementing a secure internet gateway in conjunction with next-gen endpoint security, Arup secured access to the internet wherever users go, reduced its exposure to malware and improved the ability to detect, respond and remediate when necessary. Impact: -Substantially reduced administrative time -Accelerated response and remediation process -Increased performance of cloud applications -Reduced time to investigate"
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Published By: Cisco Umbrella EMEA     Published Date: Aug 08, 2019
In 2018, the Enterprise Strategy Group (ESG) completed a research survey of 450 cybersecurity, IT, and networking security professionals with knowledge of or responsibility for the policies, processes, and controls used for remote office/branch office (ROBO) security. This report is the summary of ESG's conclusions from the study.
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Published By: TIBCO Software     Published Date: Jul 22, 2019
In September, leading insurance professionals joined TIBCO for an exclusive and interactive roundtable dinner. During the course of the discussion, it became clear that while AI will significantly alter the customer journey, a lot still needs to be done in terms of both defining AI's capabilities as well as acknowledging where it best fits in an insurance business, how it will impact the workforce and reinvent the customer journey.
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Published By: Asurint     Published Date: Aug 05, 2019
The majority of employers today perform background investigations of some type, according to the National Association of Professional Background Screeners (NAPBS). All background checks aren’t created equal, however. Whether you’re seeking to improve existing talent acquisition capabilities or are among the employers introducing a new background search policy, it’s vital to identify the right partner for background checks With so many options on the market, the quest for the best-fit background screening provider can seem overwhelming at first. To help cut through the clutter, we’ve compiled five basic questions, which home in on the central issues related to background checks and can help any organization identify the companies most capable of meeting their needs. ©
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Published By: Infinidat EMEA     Published Date: May 15, 2019
La rivoluzione digitale, l'instabilità economica, i cambiamenti politici e la carenza di competenze professionali sono tutti stati fattori, negli ultimi 24 mesi, del fallimento di aziende o, quantomeno, di perdite di redditività e profitti.
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Published By: ConnectWise     Published Date: Aug 22, 2019
ConnectWise Inc. has helped countless technology professionals reconfigure their businesses for the future by adding new practice areas and building monthly recurring revenue. The Ultimate Guide to As-A-Service will help you navigate these important business expansions with confidence. This guide covers everything from business planning to client retention.
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Published By: ConnectWise     Published Date: Aug 22, 2019
You’ve talked through problems and solutions with your prospect and have developed a relationship, and now you’re ready to offer your proposal. You know that the proposal is the first solid evidence of your work product. Invest in your proposal platform and process. Having a repeatable process based on the latest technology and streamlined with your business management platform or CRM will ensure an efficiently processed order. Devote time and resources into training everyone associated with sales on the proposal process. And finally, invest in your branding, image, and marketing to get that professional look that epitomizes who you are. Put these five steps together, and your proposal will stand out against a sea of lackluster competitors.
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Published By: ConnectWise     Published Date: Aug 22, 2019
Of course, there are cases where free really does mean free. But when it comes to using free quoting tools for your business, you may actually be paying a very high price. Spreadsheets and downloadable templates that cost nothing are fine for many business processes, but when relied on for creating quotes and proposals, they can cost you significantly in lost time and potentially lost sales. Making the switch to a CPQ (configure-price-quote) solution will help you automate time-consuming tasks, minimize errors, and create more compelling and professional sales quotes with just a few clicks.This eBook takes a look at how your current process could be hurting your business, and reasons why a quoting tool may be the best way to stop the pain.
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Published By: ConnectWise     Published Date: Aug 22, 2019
Start new client relationships off right with professional looking, timely, and accurate sales proposals that demonstrate the excellent customer service clients should expect from your organization. Quote and proposal automation speeds up the sales closing process. It allows sales professionals to spend less time on administration and more time doing what they do best—selling. Automate the quote and proposal process so your organization can quote and close more deals, leading to stronger sales revenue.
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Published By: SAS     Published Date: Sep 05, 2019
Envision this situation at a growing bank. Its competitive landscape demands an agile response to evolving customer needs. Fortunately, analytically minded professionals in different divisions are seeing results that positively affect the bottom line. • A data scientist in the business development team analyzes data to create customized • experiences for premium customers. • A digital marketer tracks and influences the customer journey for prospective • mortgage customers. • A risk analyst builds risk models for the bank’s loan portfolios. • A data analyst examines data about local customers. • A technical architect defines a new system to protect bank data from internal and • external cyberthreats. • An application developer builds a new mobile app for online customer portfolio • management. Between them, these employees might be using more than a dozen packages for analytics and data management.
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Published By: MicroStrategy     Published Date: Aug 28, 2019
Over the last decade, the enterprise analytics landscape has dramatically transformed. Vendors have come and gone, and platforms have continually expanded their offerings to include new functionality and keep pace with the demands of the businesses they serve. Originally envisioned as an IT-centric tool for enterprise reporting, analytics today has evolved into a business solution—empowering a range of users across every line of business, including front-line employees, field personnel, and executives. The rise of self-service analytics over the past decade has played a key role in promoting a data-driven mindset within every business function. However, this practice is limited to a skilled few. The vast majority of business professionals lack the time, analytical skills, or inclination to conduct their own analyses, and fail to effectively use analytics on a day-to-day basis. The result? Despite decades of investments, BI adoption at most organizations remains at 30%. The failure of e
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Published By: Anaplan     Published Date: Sep 10, 2019
Our annual benchmarking report, The State of Connected Planning, investigates how leading organizations accelerate business value through Connected Planning. We surveyed over 1,000 planning professionals across all business functions in 45 countries and 18 industries to uncover leading planning trends. This finance-focused brief contains: Key findings from finance professionals Challenges faced by finance professionals How they believe they can improve their planning processes
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Published By: Anaplan     Published Date: Sep 10, 2019
Financial planning and analysis (FP&A) professionals have witnessed evolutionary changes in budgeting, planning, forecasting, and analysis processes. Through innovative advancements in technology and the application of big data within these processes, the FP&A function is empowered to transform into a strategic business partner. In “The Rise and Rise of FP&A,” a paper written by FSN and sponsored by Anaplan, you will learn about: The evolution of the FP&A function How FP&A teams harness big data and close the talent gap Why FP&A can become a top contributor to forward-focused decision-making
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Published By: Anaplan     Published Date: Sep 10, 2019
Our annual benchmarking report, The State of Connected Planning, investigates how leading organizations accelerate business value through Connected Planning. We surveyed over 1,000 planning professionals across all business functions in 45 countries and 18 industries to uncover leading planning trends. This Sales-focused brief contains: Key findings from Sales professionals Planning challenges faced by Sales professionals Ideas from Sales leaders about overcoming obstacles and planning more successfully
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Published By: Anaplan     Published Date: Sep 10, 2019
Our annual benchmarking report, The State of Connected Planning, investigates how leading organizations accelerate business value through Connected Planning. We surveyed over 1,000 planning professionals across all business functions in 45 countries and 18 industries to uncover leading planning trends. This supply chain-focused brief contains: Key findings from supply chain professionals Challenges faced by supply chain professionals How they believe they can improve their planning processes
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Published By: HP Inc.     Published Date: Sep 12, 2019
PC maintenance is consuming the time of IT departments. The role of the IT team can, and should, go beyond keeping devices up and running. And IT professionals themselves are keen to change the nature of their role, venturing further than simply ‘keeping the lights on.’
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Published By: ttec     Published Date: Jul 24, 2019
Let’s face it: in today’s B2B landscape, the buyers call the shots. Buyers today are proactive, research their own options, and often include many decision makers rather than just one who can be wooed on a golf course or over dinner. So, where does that leave the salesperson? To succeed in this new landscape, sales professionals must understand how the buyer’s journey has changed and unlock the advantages that data analytics and statistical modeling can offer. Sales and marketing teams must also learn how to align their efforts to present a truly coordinated experience. Read this paper to learn how to take advantage of untapped opportunities for helping sales teams evolve in today’s buyer-empowered landscape.
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Published By: Akamai Technologies     Published Date: Apr 26, 2010
Collaboration in the enterprise requires a triumvirate of people, process and technology to be successful. With the plethora of collaboration applications available today, both IT professionals and collaboration business users alike need to take a holistic approach to be successful with collaboration. This paper lets you know about some of the common pitfalls and how to avoid them.
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Published By: U.S. Cellular     Published Date: Jun 20, 2019
Take a look at the top five reasons business and operations professionals are implementing fleet management systems — and seeing results. This easy-to-read ebook shows you how fleet management works and which features can lead to increased profits, better customer service and other important benefits. Learn more about features you may not have known about, as well as the surprising numbers around what you stand to gain. You’ll see what more and more of your peers are discovering — that a fleet management solution may be the key to making your job easier, by helping you solve common fleet-related problems.
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Published By: 3M     Published Date: Aug 30, 2019
The prevalent use of paints and coatings across many industries and organizations presents a variety of workplace hazards. In many cases, selection and use of appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE) is necessary to help control exposures. Respiratory and skin contact hazards are common across most applications. Depending on the type of paint or coating and the specific use conditions, other hazards may be present. These can include fire and explosion hazards, electric shock, fall hazards, excessive noise and other. Prior to selecting PPE for any painting operation, a hazard assessment completed by a qualified health and safety professional is necessary to evaluate exposure risks potentially present.
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