Advanced Search
15440 results in Reports
Sort by:
Refine

Search Results

  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report

    Report When To Use Which Type Of SOA Specialty Product

    A Quick Guide To Five SOA Specialty Product Categories And Alternatives
    January 29, 2007 | Randy Heffner, Larry Fulton

    As architects and developers plan their future service-oriented architecture (SOA) platforms, one of the biggest questions is when to use each of the new categories of SOA specialty products. It is...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report

    Report Redefining Enterprise Mobile Devices

    Key Questions For IT To Answer To Guide The Selection Of The Right Solution
    January 29, 2007 | Benjamin Gray, Simon Yates

    With more and more enterprises going mobile, businesses will see a rapid increase in the number of mobile devices introduced to their employee populations in the coming years. The good news for IT...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report

    Report Topic Overview: Open Source

    January 29, 2007 | Michael Goulde

    Open source software is continuing to gain acceptance with IT decision-makers throughout North America and Europe. The creation of concrete standards, along with the continued adoption of open...

  • For B2B Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report HP Software Relaunches Into A New Orbit

    The OpenView And Mercury Brands Succumb To The HP "Überbrand"
    January 29, 2007 | Peter O'Neill

    The completion of the acquisition of Mercury Interactive has enabled the HP Software Group to restructure its product offering as well as its R&D, marketing, and sales organizations. Mercury had...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report Scenario-Engaged Consumers

    Digital Lifestyle Applications Drive PC Value And Usage
    January 26, 2007 | J. P. Gownder

    The price consumers are willing to pay for a new PC continues to decline every year, yet high-value customers do exist. Digital lifestyle scenarios, which bring together hardware, software, and...

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    Report

    Report Retail Health Clinics: Convenience Trumps Service And Quality

    Convenience, Not Level Of Service, Draws Consumers
    January 26, 2007 | Julie Snyder

    Retail health clinics, offering consumers basic healthcare services at low, fixed prices, are cropping up nationwide. While only a small percentage of consumers have used these clinics, retail...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report

    Report With Bitfone, HP Moves To Solve Mobile Device Management Pain

    January 26, 2007 | Benjamin Gray, Maribel D. Lopez

    HP recently announced that it had acquired Bitfone, a software and services firm that specializes in over-the-air (OTA) mobile device management. The acquisition strengthens HP's portfolio of...

  • For CIO Professionals

    Report

    Report The State Of European SMB IT Hardware And Infrastructure: 2006

    Business Technographics Europe
    January 26, 2007 | Sonoko Takahashi

    European small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) will spend 34% of their overall IT budgets on hardware in 2007. The largest share of this hardware budget will go to PCs and servers. New server...

  • For Sourcing & Vendor Management Professionals

    Report

    Report Hosted ERP Becoming A More Credible Option For Enterprises

    January 26, 2007 | Bill Martorelli

    With AT&T's acquisition of USinternetworking, industry consolidation among the major, early application service providers (ASPs) is nearly complete. Outsourcing suppliers have embraced the ASP...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report

    Report Vista Will Enter The Market On High-End PCs

    Early Adopters To Turn To Sony And Toshiba For Stylish Vista-Powered Machines
    January 26, 2007 | J. P. Gownder

    Windows Vista will first benefit niche players in the consumer PC industry. Natural winners will include vendors of high-end PCs like Sony and Toshiba, whose products will appeal to the nearly...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report Hey Presto! Dell Does Consumer Support Service

    What Can Product And Channel Managers Learn About New Service Revenue Opportunities?
    January 25, 2007 | Paul Jackson

    Dell today launched Presto, a consumer home service offering in the UK, France, and Germany that is like US services such as Geek Squad. Dell's size, European presence, and existing support and...

  • For eBusiness & Channel Strategy Professionals

    Report

    Report EBPP Forecast: 2006 To 2011

    The Number Of EBPP Users Will Grow By 63% During The Next Five Years
    January 25, 2007 | Catherine Graeber

    In 2005, electronic bill payment and presentment (EBPP) adoption grew by 34%, the highest annual growth rate in four years. Robust adoption growth is expected during the next five years, as the...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report Leveraging User-Generated Content

    Marketers Must Find Ways To Let Customers Help Drive The Brand
    January 25, 2007 | Brian Haven

    User-generated content (UGC) is a hot topic in the press. With more than one-quarter of online consumers submitting a rating or review of a product or service or contributing to a discussion board,...

  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report

    Report Business Software Platform Vendor Profile: Microsoft

    Microsoft's Portfolio Is Strong In Information Management, Lagging in Business Applications
    January 25, 2007 | Merv Adrian

    IT buyers increasingly look for ways to reduce the number of vendors for infrastructure or application software, anointing a select few as strategic suppliers. Microsoft is bidding for this role in...

  • For B2B Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report SMB IT Channel Preferences

    Direct From The Manufacturer Dominates
    January 24, 2007 | Michael Speyer

    Small and medium-size businesses (SMBs) purchase hardware and software through a wide range of channels. Channel preferences vary by company size and product type. The reasons for selecting a...

  • For B2B Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report IT Services Firms' Marketing Priorities For 2007

    January 24, 2007 | Julie Giera

    IT services marketing executives foresee challenging times in 2007. And they are right, as the market for service offerings is rapidly commoditizing, deals are getting smaller, profits are getting...

  • For Infrastructure & Operations Professionals

    Report

    Report Asia Pacific Customers Should Consider Oracle Red Hat Enterprise Linux Support

    The Battle For The Server Operating Environment Heats Up
    January 24, 2007 | Tim Sheedy

    Oracle has announced for Red Hat Enterprise Linux a new support service that will be considerably more affordable than the Red Hat equivalent and feature improved handling of critical updates. Red...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report Making Podcasts Work For Your Brand

    Generate Content Based On Brand Attributes, Not Products
    January 24, 2007 | Brian Haven

    Podcasting has seen mild adoption growth in the past year, but it still hasn't experienced the popularity explosion blogs have seen. However, this doesn't mean that marketers shouldn't offer...

  • For Customer Experience Professionals

    Report

    Report Match Mobile Channel Capabilities To Customer Goals

    Grading Six Essential Capabilities Of Mobile Data Channels
    January 24, 2007 | Vidya L. Drego

    As the number of standard mobile phone features grows, so does the number of touchpoints companies can use to interact with their end users. But even though cell phones that are capable of...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report Calculating The ROI Of Blogging: A Case Study

    A Look At The ROI Of General Motors' FastLane Blog
    January 24, 2007

    Forrester used the process outlined in the associated Best Practices document, "The ROI Of Blogging," to calculate the ROI of General Motors' FastLane blog; but, this is not merely an exercise to...

  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report

    Report Enterprise Databases Need Greater Focus To Meet Regulatory Compliance Requirements

    January 24, 2007 | Noel Yuhanna

    Over the past few years, regulatory compliance requirements and increasing security breaches have put significant pressure on enterprises to take stronger data security measures. Today, basic...

  • For B2C Marketing Professionals

    Report

    Report The ROI Of Blogging

    The "Why" And "How" Of External Blogging Accountability
    January 24, 2007 | Charlene Li, Chloe Stromberg

    Many large companies stand on the brink of blogging, yet they are unwilling to take the plunge. Others, having dove in early, now face the challenge of managing existing blogs without the ability...

  • For CIO Professionals

    Report

    Report The State Of SMB Software And Services 2006: European SMBs

    Business Technographics Europe
    January 24, 2007 | Sonoko Takahashi

    Small and medium-size business (SMB) software spending in Europe for 2007 looks solid, with 27% of software budgets being allocated to new investments. Software spending over the past 12 months has...

  • For Security & Risk Professionals

    Report

    Report SugarCRM Finds The Sweet Spot In Customer Relationship Management

    January 23, 2007 | Jennifer Albornoz Mulligan, Michael Goulde

    SugarCRM was founded in April 2004 and has grown to support 900 paying customers and 50 languages. The firm boasts 150 resellers in 30 countries and 5,000 developers contributing translations, bug...

  • For CIO Professionals

    Report

    Report Sourcefire And Snort Are In Harmony With The Open Source And Commercial World

    January 23, 2007 | Michael Goulde

    Sourcefire balances its own contributions and the contributions of its users very well. Because the firm plays in a market that requires continual product additions (new detection rules),...

Content categories

Refine your results

Date Range

Primary Role

Methodology

Industry

Topics

Market Imperatives

Region

Vendor

Analyst