The purpose of this paper is to introduce the cloud computing adoption framework from IBM and make it available for use by any organization looking for a standardized frame of reference for cloud computing discussions.
This book helps put the private cloud model of computing into perspective for both businesses and technical leaders, providing valuable insight on how to make cloud computing an integral part of your business and more.
In this whitepaper, you will see that the financial benefits of cloud computing are very real, the payback period is characteristically very short and the action steps to obtain these savings are very well defined.
In 2015, mobile devices are becoming ubiquitous with daily life. This connection has made its way from the consumer world to the B2B world. But this is not only the case for that outside sales person or the execuitve who is on the plane next to you speaking with investors. Three-fourths of organizations in Aberdeen reseach have a mobile initiative in place specific to field service, with nearly two-thirs having that program in place for more than two years. But what does a mobile initiative mean? Is it enough to roll out the latest mobile devices for the field team? Is there a difference between a device with some bells and whistles, or toll that empowers the field with access to the insights needed to solve customer issues in real time?
Get this checklist, developed from Aberdeen Group's analysis of over 1,000 enterprises, 40 solutions providers, 336 technologies and over 66,000 installations, providing insights into the realities of complexity, costs, and risk associated with the virtualization and "cloud computing" technology stack.
The IBM white paper, "A Best-in-Class Roadmap For Performance Improvement," includes the results of an Aberdeen survey of over 200 retail companies. In it, you'll see the critical Business Intelligence strategies and capabilities that best-in-class retailers are employing to increase performance.
How can a company decide what the right decision is when it comes to outsourcing? A growing percentage of companies are reaping the benefits of leveraging technology to streamline business operations and automate their business processes to create greater efficiencies by turning to outsourced web hosting. In today's economy, more and more small to medium sized businesses with no IT staff, or an already over-burdened IT staff, are finding there is no other choice. However, even with companies that have the resources necessary to host their own websites are looking to outsource their hosting needs. For these companies not resources, but the issue of ensuring that the hosting environment is secure, reliable, and scalable is why they look towards outsourcing. Learn the pros and cons of outsourcing and how NeoSpire can help.
Published By: Crowdcast
Published Date: Apr 30, 2010
The Aberdeen Group reviews SAP's partnership with Crowdcast and how Crowdcast's Collective Intelligence Platform is used to monitor key risk indicators, helping enterprises course correct as events arise that may impact success.
Published By: Webtrends
Published Date: Aug 05, 2011
Improving annual revenue through organic growth is increasingly a top goal for organizations. This Aberdeen research shows that despite economic pressures, best-in-class companies, including Webtrends customers, are able to demonstrate clear value from their marketing campaigns.
Read this in-depth Aberdeen Group report, based on responses from 117 executives of successful companies, to find out how best-in-class businesses are proactively managing these challenges. You'll learn these techniques for optimizing maintenance and operations-and more.
Companies using predictive analytics enjoyed a 75 percent higher click through rate and a 73 percent higher sales lift, according to a 2011 Aberdeen Group report. Download this report to see how companies are implementing predictive analytics to get these amazing results.
While economic recovery is clearly in process, your capital and operational budgets are still extremely tight. At the same time, your maintenance organization is being pressured to take a stance of zero tolerance toward safety incidents while reducing maintenance costs and minimizing asset downtime. Read this in-depth Aberdeen Group report, based on responses from 117 executives of successful companies, to find out how best-in-class businesses are proactively managing these challenges. You'll learn these techniques for optimizing maintenance and operations-and more: creating a culture of collaboration among teams across your enterprise; empowering decision makers with appropriate, highly accurate metrics; and leveraging predictive management and analytics to manage assets throughout their life cycle.
Published By: Jobvite
Published Date: Oct 02, 2013
Download this resource to learn: how to get more from your employee referral and social media strategies, discover which metrics matter when tying sourcing to performance and what's missing from the traditional ATS.
If you knew more about your customers, wouldn't you tailor their experience to their unique profile and online behavioral history?
Download Three Key Integrations for Interactive Marketing Success and learn how to integrate online data into your interactive marketing strategy.
This study of 230 organizations, conducted in January and February 2013, will explore the best practices organizations use to transform basic new hire orientations into strategic initiatives and how they leverage world-class technology to boost productivity, engagement, and retention.
Published By: EchoSign
Published Date: Jul 23, 2010
The merger of contract management processes with sales processes will become a top priority for CEOs and CFOs as the ability to get contracts signed, tracked and filed becomes a critical component in driving revenues. According to a recent study by Aberdeen Group: "Within the next two years, the percentage of a company?s revenue that is dictated by contracts will increase from 56% to 68%." From renewals to projections and compliance, the ability to close the contract in the shortest timeframe possible and readily access the executed contracts across the enterprise will become the leading performance indicator of a company?s long term success.
Six out of ten contact centers projected to have a cloud-based contact center deployed by the end of 2013. Why? Ultimately, because it will help them be more responsive to their customers, without the prohibitive costs of carrying enough premise-based technology to cover demand spikes.
In this concise analysis of two recent contact center executive surveys, Aberdeen Group analysts discuss how cloud-based infrastructure enables contact centers to excel in key activities including center activity reporting, agent performance feedback and more.