Software offerings are a core differentiator for businesses looking to attract new customers, maintain existing customers, and fend off competitors. Read this paper to learn the benefits of consuming infrastructure through code as you transition to the next-generation data center.
Native all-flash arrays offer a number of benefits over flash appliances or legacy array retrofits. These software-centric solutions help eliminate the bottlenecks created by traditional disk architectures that have only been adapted for flash. This video presents six key architectural design decisions and tradeoffs to help you choose the right native all-flash array for your business.
ESG Lab created a cost/benefit analysis model of an enterprise looking to leverage virtualization to consolidate at scale. The model compared a NetApp SolidFire storage solution with that of a traditional storage solution and found that some traditions are not worth keeping.
For your hybrid cloud, you need visibility and actionable intelligence across both on-premises infrastructure and multiple cloud services. Learn how the right analytics software will help you gain new insights into your IT Infrastructure and improve control of your data in the hybrid cloud.
Access to comprehensive, up-to-date information about your infrastructure is critical to meeting the challenges of a service-led IT organization. You need visibility into your entire IT infrastructure, including both multi-vendor and multi-cloud environments, so you can make data-driven decisions and improve IT services. Discover how you can manage, monitor, and report on IT services across your entire data infrastructure so you can drive intelligent business decisions and reduce costs.
The company’s recently unveiled HCI platform leverages SolidFire’s all-flash scale-out architecture and performance management capabilities to support enterprise environments. Will it help NetApp make up ground against its fast-growing rivals?
Gartner Report: Competitive Landscape for Hyperconverged Integrated Systems. Accelerate business outcomes and achieve growth with hyperconverged integrated systems (HCIS). Key findings: As the hyperconverged integrated system (HCIS) market has matured in the past two years, some smaller providers without sufficient bases, technical resources and cash to survive on their own have exited the market." • "HCIS-only providers that have a sustainable sales advantage based on effective communication of technical strengths that can deliver superior cost savings or performance advantages are most likely to remain viable as the market continues to grow." • "HCIS providers without compelling value propositions to differentiate their offerings against other HCIS solutions are unlikely to survive the increasing competitive pressure that is appearing in the market."
This Gartner Report on an effective hyperconvergence strategy includes their research findings and recommendations. It also includes a deep dive analysis of key determinants in a hyperconverged solution decision.
This Hyper Converged Infrastructure solution brief describes the key benefits of NetApp's next generation HCI solution including enterprise scale, efficient storage architecture, trustworthy data services, and IT operations transformation.
To succeed in the extremely competitive
environment of today’s healthcare industry, your
organization needs a strong foundation. These
technology best practices for enterprise resource
planning (ERP), human capital management
(HCM), and enterprise performance management
(EPM) are a great starting point and can help you
transform the way your organization navigates this
rapidly changing industry.
Consumers are hungry for social content that speaks to their unique needs, but they seldom turn to brands to get it. In order to satisfy this need, you have to reach consumers where they already are with content that adds value beyond what any of your products can offer. This eBook will guide you through the process of creating optimized content for social campaigns, including recipes, styled photo collections, instructional videos, product reviews, and more.
Published By: Sprinklr
Published Date: Sep 28, 2017
Jerry Nichols breaks down the five crucial steps marketing teams must take to digital transformation. As the Global Head of Marketing Performance Management at SAP, Jerry speaks from his experience in creating accountability within SAP’S marketing team and how that has benefited the business.
Service Performance Insight (SPI Research) is a global research, consulting and training organization dedicated to helping professional services organizations (PSOs) make quantum improvements in productivity and profit. In 2007, SPI developed the PS Maturity Model™ as a strategic planning and management framework. It is now the industry-leading performance improvement tool used by over 20,000 service and project-oriented organizations to chart their course to service excellence.
Published By: XpertHR
Published Date: Oct 23, 2017
Year after year, studies show that businesses with higher engagement also have higher performance, and vice versa. The
goals of high engagement and high performance are not mutually exclusive; they are mutually dependent. A team of
employees works at its optimum when management focuses on employee engagement while remaining performance oriented.
Published By: XpertHR
Published Date: Oct 23, 2017
Employers should take note that a significant number of legal changes on the federal, state and local level have or will
have a substantial impact on workplace policies and employee handbooks. It is critical for an employer to review, amend
and properly update its handbook for 2018 so that it reflects the latest legal requirements.
An employer also needs to understand what the legal update is and how it affects the workplace, as well as develop
and implement policies, practices and procedures to remain compliant. Further, an employer may need to update its
employee handbook based on internal changes (e.g., benefits, performance management).
Below are relevant XpertHR resources, including Employee Handbook policy statements, to assist an employer in
updating its own handbook.
This Case Study details how the Jive HR team drove an initiative to transform the existing performance management process into a people-first program, resulting in one that delivers value and drives engagement.
High-performing organizations operate differently than those of the past. These companies have rebuilt their performance management process to optimize for driving performance and developing employees.
Part 2 of the eBook series, Performance Management for High-Performance Cultures, outlines how you can empower employees to own their development, in order to increase engagement and drive performance forward.
Performance Management: The Practice Everyone Loves to Hate
Let’s start with some real talk: Performance management is a topic that strikes fear into the hearts of most people in the HR field (not to mention managers and employees!). Most companies care about it, but few have figured out how to do it well. Research from CEB found that managers spend up to 200 hours per year on performance documentation, and a company of 10,000 spends an estimated $35 million a year to conduct reviews. Despite this huge investment of time and money, there is minimal return. Reviews don’t drive engagement or performance—and 95% of managers are dissatisfied with the way their companies conduct performance reviews.