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EDT: 12:00 p.m. | GMT: 16:00 The future of IT is hybrid, it's agile and it's enterprise-defined. Enterprise IT must become the service provider of outcomes - with infrastructure on-premises and in multiple cloud providers. Different services require different IT models, and outcomes can range from efficiency and low price to agility and business value. IT will need to do it all - without actually doing all of it.
EDT: 10:00 a.m. | PDT: 7:00 a.m. | GMT: 14:00 Cloud applications can deliver significant benefits, but selecting the right architecture, design and technologies for custom cloud applications involves complex tradeoffs. This webinar covers the intricacies of designing and building applications for cloud deployment and provides an in-depth look at development using cloud tools as well.
EDT: 2:00 p.m. | PDT: 11:00 a.m. | GMT: 18:00 Google Apps for Work is increasingly a viable option for many businesses as a replacement for Microsoft Office. As CISOs consider their choices for moving collaboration tools to the cloud, they should have a good understanding of the relative security postures of Office 365 and Google Apps for Work. This webinar compares the security features of both platforms.
EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Microsoft licensing is a large percentage of most midmarket IT budgets. Microsoft is also one of the more complex licensing constructs to understand. Volume licensing programs are evolving to move midsize organizations into more of a direct relationship with the reseller, reducing negotiations with Microsoft. The licensing metrics for Windows Server 2016 is moving to core, which can increase costs. The high end Office 365 suite bundles are being re-branded and re-bundled with new services. This webinar examines these changes and how midsize organizations can address each of them:
EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Cloud computing, in its many forms, has become an integral part of IT. Even after 10 years of cloud hype, confusion is still rampant. This webinar explores best practices to help IT leaders, CIOs and IT professionals develop strategies to take advantage of cloud as they shift to digital business.
EDT: 11:00 a.m. | PDT: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 15:00 Decisions around insourcing or outsourcing are inherently complex. Midmarket IT leaders can use this agile decision-making tool to visually compare and contrast current infrastructure and application workloads against a dynamic vendor landscape filled with cloud solutions of varying maturity and costs. This tool provides a framework for determining the most appropriate service delivery model by examining a variety of factors, such as organizational capabilities, application performance requirements and compliance requirements.
EST: 11:00 a.m. | PST: 8:00 a.m. | GMT: 16:00 CIOs and ERP leaders in midsize organizations need to separate the myths of SaaS ERP, or cloud ERP more generally, from the reality. Leading midsize organizations are managing expectations and prioritizing selection criteria to gain maximum value from SaaS and cloud ERP.
This Special Report will examine the effect on IT and application strategies for those who assume cloud first and make the flip to cloud computing for business applications. We are seeing a significant shift from owning and running business application software to consuming and using business application services. Many organizations and vendors are making an assumption that cloud will be their first choice for applications. This is a flip of expectations and priorities into the cloud model, and many companies will require a reorientation of IT strategies for delivering business application capabilities.