Digital Signage in the Cloud
With the growing popularity of the cloud, the concept of software as a service (SaaS)–based digital signage platforms has been gaining traction, depending on the nature of the business and the degree of control needed over the data. This paper covers the fundamentals of cloud computing and on-premise hosting models to help users determine the type of digital signage deployment best suited to their business needs.
Digital Trends 2015
The 2015 Digital Trends report, created in partnership with Econsultancy, presents the trends and tools you need to provide exceptional customer experiences and to gain a competitive edge.
Based on a global survey of more than 6000 digital business professionals, the findings indicate that customer experience is considered the key imperative for 2015. Read the report to learn about the top 2015 marketing trends with respect to big data, mobile, social, personalization, customer experience, content marketing, automation, video, and multichannel.
Accelerating the Delivery of Microsoft Office 365
Today’s end users are accustomed to the high performance of locally provided services. When moving services to the cloud, data centers are no longer local, so the end user experience can suffer. A poor or congested Internet connection between the user and the cloud service will mean sluggish application delivery that puts a damper on user productivity and ultimately threatens application usage. Riverbed Technology has been addressing these performance issues for some time on private and cloud enterprise networks with Steelhead wide-area network (WAN) optimization.
Are Your Legacy Applications Suitable for the cloud? 3 Critical Evaluation Activities to Ensure Migration Success
Many enterprises are currently planning or are in the process of migrating their critical business applications to the cloud as the trend toward the hybrid enterprise continues to gather momentum. Even if a legacy application is deemed technically possible to migrate, without understanding the cost to the business and the performance ramifications for end users, the impact could be disastrous. Here are some factors that should influence cloud migration decisions for legacy applications.
Cloud Computing Opportunity for Service Providers
Cloud computing is a big opportunity for service providers but it comes with its own challenges, both technological and operational, ranging from integration into existing systems and service assurance to billing, reporting, and compliance. This white paper looks at the business case for offering cloud computing and explores some of the technical and other challenges faced with providing cloud services.
The B2B Online Marketing Playbook: A CEO's Guide to Risks and Rewards
How do you know which online marketing tactics will reward your company with more buyers? And which will drain away your time and resources with nothing to show for the risk? This playbook is a practical, easy-to-use guide to help you make these decisions. You'll get a quick introduction to 10 key online marketing concepts with the information you need to make smart investments, generate higher quality leads, boost your company's revenue, and avoid costly, time-wasting mistakes.