Published By: Symantec
Published Date: Apr 02, 2015
The discovery of the Heartbleed bug in April, 2014 exposed a serious vulnerability in OpenSSL, an open-source cryptographic library often used with applications and web servers like Apache and Nginx. This latest high profile, targeted attack allowed infiltrators access to the memory of web servers running vulnerable versions of the library. Heartbleed quickly compromised the privacy for communications applications on the Web such as e-commerce, banking, email, and instant messaging, and opened the door to the interception of user information, passwords, and identities.
While the world now knows of the widespread havoc Heartbleed has caused to both businesses and individuals, it begs the question, “What happens when the next Heartbleed (or worse) comes along, and what can an organization do to weather yet another chapter in an all-too-familiar string of debilitating attacks?
For a step-by-step guide on how to optimize deals and messaging across channels to achieve "Engaged Commerce", download this white paper: "Taking A 'Crawl, Walk, Run' Approach To Cross-Channel Marketing."
Short Message Service (SMS) marketing, or text messaging, has become one of the most widely used and effective media for both inbound and outbound marketing communications. This represents a tremendous opportunity for e-commerce marketers to use SMS marketing as an extension of their email marketing program to increase customer engagement and drive more revenue.
This whitepaper explains how a robust Mobile Data Management Platform (mobileDMP) can address the shifting challenges of mobile advertising. It offers a holistic, cross-device view of your consumers for consistent messaging, easy up-selling, and robust analytics to do more of what works.
"Hopeful messaging is wasted messaging. Clear targeting means more than just Who. It also demands a knowledge of How, When, and What. Read this quick guide on what you can do to ensure your web pages and white papers, social posts, and search optimization are primed and ready for any “road to discovery” your audience takes. Get a clearer picture of who is involved in the buying process. Download the “Modern Marketing Essentials How-To Guide: Targeting”
Today’s consumers are more skeptical when it comes to your brand messaging. They don’t trust what you say just because your brand states it.
Customers hear your words and demand, “Where’s the beef?” They require proof. They also need recommendations from people they trust and admire, such as friends and family–but these can also be celebrities or well-known and respected people within their industry. Your consumers look to people who “influence” them when making decisions about what brands to follow and from whom to buy.
Published By: CMO.com
Published Date: Mar 16, 2017
Content marketing has many different meanings to many different CMOs. From messaging and branding to customers and product, every marketer seems to have an opinion. One thing is certain, though: Content marketing is at the top of the 2017 CMO agenda, with PQ Media forecasting it to be a $300-plus billion industry by 2019.
Personalize your marketing to convert your highest-value accounts.
Account-based marketing (ABM) has become a popular term among business-to-business (B2B) marketers. The goal of ABM campaigns is quite simple: understand, identify, and target ideal customers with personalized messaging.
Improvements and advances in online communications are dynamic, rapid and occur on a continuum. Response Media has teased out a few trends that savvy marketers are using to their advantage, available now.
Nutra-Flo case study that shows cost reduction and increased productivity - team members can carry this capability with them on mobile devices, so they can stay connected with colleagues via instant messaging even when in the field. Lotus Sametime Web conferencing, Nutra-Flo can save travel costs to the Asia Pacific region. Web conferencing allows us to stay in touch with partners around the world without being there in person.
As a small to midsize business owner, you understand that in order to grow, you need to be able to communicate and collaborate with people, quickly and easily. But you have limited budgets and IT resources. You want security-rich solutions that will extend your assets, improve operating efficiencies and grow as your company grows. IBM offers you reliable solutions that can help you compete with your larger counterparts.
Download IBM® Lotus® Sametime® Standard V8.0, a platform for unified communications and collaboration that combines security features with an extensible, open solution including integrated Voice over IP, geographic location awareness, mobile clients, and a robust Business Partner community offering telephony and video integration. Lotus Sametime Standard V8.0 expands on the existing instant messaging, Web conferencing, VoIP, point-to-point video, mobile clients, external IM gateway, and extensible client with additional platform support and enhancements to the end user experience, administration, and performance.
Does your IT change as fast as the market? A service-oriented architecture (SOA) provides a foundation that enables agility and aligns IT to business goals. This interactive presentation from IBM will show you how to provide fast, flexible, reliable access to information, business-wide. It also covers methods to ensure trust, management and security across business applications.
Learn how Liverpool, one of the most important retailers in Mexico, leveraged ESB messaging and enrichment to move from an inefficient, highly-complex point-to-point integration platform to a flexible SOA connectivity and integration solution that helped Liverpool reduce their costs and streamline information to customers and partners from days to seconds.
Use of instant messaging applications-like AOL Instant Messenger, Yahoo! Messenger, MSN Messenger and ICQ-and peer-to-peer applications has grown significantly. Although the benefits of real-time communication offer a productivity benefit to corporate environments, instant messaging and peer-to-peer applications add significant vulnerabilities and risks to an enterprise's security posture.
Technology can prove to be a vital component in the quest for service profitability. However, there is a lot of technology out there targeted at field service organizations which has evolved to the point where its introduction in customer-facing functions can significantly enhance organizational productivity.
Text-messaging, or SMS, usage is on the rise while email usage is falling. Meanwhile many more mobile phones than personal computers are sold around the world. Long story short: Marketers who want to reach consumers with targeted campaigns had better put an SMS strategy in place. mobileStorm's new white paper, "SMS Or Die," explains why mobile marketing, particularly SMS marketing, is the ideal platform to reach consumers.
This paper provides a brief overview of Wiki and its emerging importance in the business marketplace. It describes ways in which many major corporations are taking advantage of this new social software to transform their business practices, and lays out a short set of guidelines to consider before implementing your own Wiki solution.
This white paper reviews the five most common current approaches to messaging security. While the five approaches discussed here are not the comprehensive list of available solutions, they are the basis for most variations of messaging security solutions available today.
This white paper describes how Sigaba's secure email solutions minimize the burden on IT organizations through a combination of easy integration with existing enterprise systems and simple maintenance.
Published By: SiteScape
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
A noted consultant recommends that, to be leaders in their industry, financial companies must implement collaboration technologies such as workflow, instant messaging and virtual workspaces. Download this free white paper to learn more about collaboration in financial markets.
Published By: SiteScape
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
To be leaders in their industry, financial companies must implement collaboration technologies such as workflow, instant messaging and virtual workspaces. Download this free white paper, written by a financial industry consultant.
Download this information-packed white paper by Nancy Flynn, Executive Director of the ePolicy Institute, for a no-nonsense look at the business risks and legal liabilities associated with employee misuse of the Internet, email, instant messaging (IM), and peer-to-peer (P2P) file-sharing technology.