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The Essentials of Information Security Kit: Includes a Free PC Security Handbook - 2nd Edition eBook
The Essentials of Information Security brings together the latest in information, coverage of important developments, and expert commentary to help with your Information Security related decisions.

The following kit contents will help you get the most out of your Information Security research:
  • PC Security Handbook - 2nd Edition
  • The Big Security Threats Your Organization Needs to Take Seriously Now
  • Cybersecurity in Your Print Network
  • Bug Bounty Programs Are Not A Quick Fix

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The Essentials of IT Security - September 2017 Kit
The Essentials of IT Security ? September 2017 Kit brings together the latest information, coverage of important developments, and expert commentary to help with your IT Security related decisions.

The following kit contents will help you get the most out of your IT Security research:
  • The Big Security Threats Your Organization Needs to Take Seriously Now
  • Cybersecurity in Your Print Network
  • Bug Bounty Programs Are Not A Quick Fix
  • Building Trust in a Cloudy Sky

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System Administration & Security - Salary & Skills Report (Plus 3 Bonus Resources!)
Diverse and rapidly changing, network administration and security is the backbone of the 21st century workplace. What are the essential skills of the modern sysadmin? Does it pay to specialize, or go polyglot? Which tech is the overwhelming top pick in the world of configuration management?

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This kit also includes these valuable resources:
  • Sysadmin & Security Salary & Skills Report
  • All-Flash Data Centers for Dummies
  • Unleash Your IT Staff
  • The Best of Both Worlds: Using a Hybrid Approach to Boost IT Agility

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Everything You Need To Take Charge Of Your Sourcing Process Today

Finally,  there's a good reason not to settle for your current sourcing process.  For years, procurement and sourcing professionals have watched technology radically transform their organizations, while their roles were — ironically enough — seemingly insulated from the same innovations. But now, you have options….

This guided tour speaks your language and clearly lays out options for optimizing your sourcing efforts.  You know the dangers of ineffective sourcing processes that lead to time waste, unknown ROI, or even worse, a misalignment of product or service that doesn't meet your business goals. Just give us few minutes and we'll share some profitable ideas that will help transform your buying process.

Start maximizing the effectiveness of your sourcing practice and stop spinning your wheels with processes and technology that don't meet your goals.  

Download our ebook today and will help you evaluate the key methods and best practices for approaching corporate sourcing!




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Communications for the Modern Workplace: What Every IT Executive Needs to Know
In this eBook, explore rising IT trends in the modern workplace and see how cloud technology can enable you to connect teams with Anywhere Voice, Video, Messaging, and Meetings. Communications for the Modern Workplace: What Every IT Executive Needs to Know addresses:
  • The rise of the Anywhere Worker.
  • Millennials in the workplace
  • The benefits of pure cloud business communications.
Gain valuable insight on building a scalable communications stack and learn how today's IT Visionaries are freeing employees to work from anywhere, across any device.

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The Forrester Wave: B2B Commerce Suites for Midsize Organizations, Q3 2017
In this 35-criteria evaluation of B2B commerce suite providers, Forrester Research identified the 11 most significant vendors ? BigCommerce, CloudCraze, Episerver, Handshake, Insite Software, Intershop, Magento Commerce, Oracle NetSuite, Sana Commerce, SAP Hybris, and Unilog ? and researched, analyzed, and scored them. This report shows how each provider measures up and helps digital business professionals at midmarket B2B companies make the right choice on commerce suite providers.

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The Essentials of Government Technology - 2017 Kit
The Essentials of Government Technology ? 2017 Kit brings together the latest in information, coverage of important developments, and expert commentary to help with your Government Technology related decisions.

The following kit contents will help you get the most out of your Government Technology research:
  • Government and Public Sector
  • The Ultimate Guide to Getting Started With Application Security
  • Using Managed Print Services to Improve Document Security
  • All-Flash Data Centers for Dummies

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5 Ways to Rev Up Your Lending Revenue

Gain valuable tips on how to effectively manage risk as part of the overall lending strategy.

Lending Insights, a leader in cutting edge data warehousing, analytics and business intelligence technology, has been working closely with credit unions for eight years, helping them to leverage Big Data to improve loan portfolio performance, identify loan growth opportunities and better serve their members.

Based on our extensive work with credit unions, we’ve compiled a series of best practices that will help your credit union better manage its loan portfolios for long-term success.

This white paper illustrates real-life examples on how credit unions are leveraging their data to better manage risk and increase their lending revenue.

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Detecting Ransomware in Real Time with Complete East-West Visibility

The ransomware epidemic has forced IT organizations to think differently about how they surveil and defend their digital assets. Passive observation of transactions on the network empowers IT departments to detect, investigate, and mitigate crypto-ransomware attacks in minutes. This paper describes how real-time ransomware detection for the entire environment is made possible through analysis of all data in flight.

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5 Ways to Deliver a Stronger Digital Experience for Your Brand
Marketers and publishers know that creating an engaging and personalized digital experience is both a strategic priority and a challenge. Luckily, using a combination of best practices and integrating a platform designed to accelerate the development and delivery of digital experiences can help. Read on to learn how to make delivering stronger digital brand experiences easier for your company.

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FMSI 2017 Appointment Study for Financial Institutions

The FMSI 2017 Appointment Study, which highlights proprietary data on nearly 1,500 appointments scheduled at more than 160 financial institution branches located across North America during February 2017, provides a snapshot into consumer behavior that financial institution leaders can leverage to:

  • Enhance their branch appointment programs with benchmarking data
  • Adapt the branch experience to align with consumers’ retail technology expectations
  • Optimize front-line resources to maximize sales, productivity, and service at branch locations

You’ll also receive tips for leveraging appointment scheduling technology to optimize sales and service at branch locations, while learning how technology is changing the retail experience and what you can do to keep pace with consumers’ service expectations.

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UPS Healthcare Supply Chain Vital Signs
U.S. laboratories are being challenged to do more tests and improve turnaround times with less resources, leading them to re-think logistics strategies. This section of the UPS Healthcare Survey is focused on understanding the business priorities, supplier satisfaction and logistics challenges of medical labs in the U.S. The results provide valuable insights and implications for both medical labs and their clinical suppliers including in-vitro diagnostics and medical device manufacturers, as well as distributors.

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The Essentials of Healthcare IT - 2017 Kit
The Essentials of Healthcare IT ? 2017 Kit brings together the latest in information, coverage of important developments, and expert commentary to help with your Healthcare IT related decisions.

The following kit contents will help you get the most out of your Healthcare IT research:
  • The Big Security Threats Your Organization Needs to Take Seriously Now
  • How Patient's Consumer Mindset is Reshaping Healthcare
  • 2017 Employee Benefit Trends Report

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Making the Connection: The Path to Cloud PLM

As companies have come to understand the advantages of this technology—from customer relationship management to human capital management and financial technology—cloud services have spread into every industry. 

The adoption of PLM in the cloud, however, has grown more slowly — and not for lack of interest in cloud-based PLM on the part of businesses. Many companies have already deployed enterprise applications, such as CRM and ERP, in the cloud. A recent CIMdata survey determined a number of trends that explain the behavior of current and prospective cloud PLM customers. 

In this 10-page whitepaper, you will learn about: 

  • The many varieties of cloud computing
  • What is driving cloud adoption
  • The state of PLM today
  • How cloud-based PLM can be implemented
  • Obstacles to adoption

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5 Common Sense Changes for How You Hire

It's been said that common sense isn't all that common. Scott Wintrip frequently observes organizations engaging in hiring practices that defy common sense. Does this mean that the leaders who engage in the methods are dumb? No. Of course not. The issue is that habits often interfere with our innate instincts. 

These hiring ideas will help you:

  • Stop participating in the old way of hiring and cultivate top talent
  • Fill jobs quickly with high-quality talent
  • Easily employ solutions to enhance your hiring methods

Here are five of Scott Wintrip's most frequently shared commons sense hiring ideas for leaders. 

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8 Digital Knowledge Use Cases for Accelerating Oil & Gas Profitability

This eBook outlines how some of the most progressive oil and gas companies are leveraging the Knowledge Platform to accelerate asset profitability.

Examples of use cases includes:

  • Health & Safety Risk: Mitigate risks associated with day-to-day operations at worksites to reduce on-site accidents and unplanned project costs
  • Well Optimization & Reliability: Predict well’s potential for first-year failure and improve well risk assessment
  • Oil Corrosion Risk: Reduce maintenance costs and unplanned equipment downtime

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4 Fiduciary Matters That Need Attention Now

The Fiduciary Rule has officially gone live. The hotly debated, dubiously anticipated DOL regulation went into effect on June 9, much to the shock of financial industry professionals. Since its original April 10 implementation was postponed for a review that is still underway, many assumed more delays were inevitable, or even that the rule would be scrapped. While changes could still come about, Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta has confirmed that there is no viable reason to further delay the rule’s phase-in. Moving forward with this legislation means significant changes for qualified retirement accounts by January 1 of next year.

In this white paper, you'll learn what fiduciary matters need your attention today:

• Monitoring of Fees
• Executing BICE
• Storing and Sharing BICE
• Documenting BICE Communications

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Under One Agile Umbrella

Regulators increasingly expect Chief Compliance Officers (CCOs) to achieve greater consistency in their approach to manage diverse financial crimes risks across the enterprise.

As a result, many financial institutions are reevaluating their approach to how they manage financial crimes risk, and are creating a common governance strategy and umbrella structure to manage compliance.

This white paper will detail your steps and considerations that can help to guide the compliance leads who are considering embarking on this journey.




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Focus on What Matters and Accelerate Delivering Great Digital Experiences
With budgets shrinking, showing a return on technology investments has to be fast. At the same time, the technology used has to be flexible and scalable in order to keep pace with ever-evolving customer demands.

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Veracode Secure Development Survey
Download the survey report and find out what developers and managers are saying about application security challenges and concerns.

Key findings:
  • 37 percent of developers say stopping breaches is their number one concern
  • 52 percent of developers say security testing threatens deadlines
  • Sensitive data exposure concerns more developers than any other vulnerability
More insights in the report:
  • How development teams work with security teams
  • Where security is integrated into the development lifecycle
  • Regional and industry-level differences in developer attitudes
  • Which vulnerabilities scare developers the most
  • What types of security solutions organizations are using

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Threat Visibility for Cyber Hunters

Leading IT organizations have embraced threat hunting as a way to defend against more sophisticated adversaries. This white paper explains how Cyber Protection Teams (CPTs) can use wire data to automate detection, speed investigations, and improve the granularity and collection of information. The paper includes examples of threat hunting workflows for rapidly investigating file access by user, ransomware infections, Russian DNS queries, and DNS tunneling.

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Pentair Everpure Water Quality Evaluation Kit - Includes Free 7-Way Water Test Kit

Excessive energy usage. Unexpected equipment service calls. Inconsistent food and beverage quality. Many foodservice operations (FSOs) mistakenly attribute these problems to faulty water-using equipment or incorrect maintenance practices, but they may be traced back to an often-overlooked source: water.

Download the Pentair® Everpure Water Quality Evaluation Kit to learn if your FSO's water quality is negatively impacting your operations. You'll receive a compilation of our top resources for FSOs:

  • "Five Signs Your Restaurant or Grocery Store May Have a Water Quality Problem" article
  • "Cut Costs by Improving Your Foodservice Operation's Water Quality" white paper
  • "Your Most Pressing Water Quality Questions, Answered." FAQ guide
  • Total Water Management Overview
  • Foodservice Catalog & Price List

You'll also have the opportunity to request a free 7-Way Water Test Kit. Get started.

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Linux Networking Cookbook ($17 Value) FREE For a Limited Time

This is a hands-on solution guide to building, maintaining, and securing a network using Linux.

What You Will Learn:

  • Route an IPv6 netblock to your local network
  • Modify your named instance to support setting hostnames for your IPv6 addresses
  • Use SSH for remote console access
  • Configure NGINX with TLS
  • Secure XMPP with TLS
  • Leverage iptables6 to firewall your IPv6 traffic
  • Configure Samba as an Active Directory compatible directory service

Free offer expires 10/3/17. 

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FMSI 2017 Teller Line Study

As branch-based transactions continue to decline, improving workforce optimization to drive labor cost savings while maintaining service levels is critical.

This FMSI 2017 Teller Line Study provides a snapshot into transaction volume and teller processing labor costs. It offers valuable insight into how credit unions can:

  • Respond to declining branch transactions, rising labor costs and reduced workforce productivity
  • Assess the impact of mobile and online banking
  • Review trends on transaction analysis
  • Establish solutions for management to get the most out of their branches

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U.S. Immigration Solution: Canada is Open for Business

Large, mid-market and emerging companies are searching to increase innovation and profits in a growing global economy. With global competitive pressures, it’s essential that U.S. companies in specific industries be able to recruit and retain top talent.

In a perfect storm compounded by numerous factors, U.S. corporate leadership is aggressively seeking solutions that promise to enrich their competitive edge and, at the same time, create a more favorable marketplace.

This white paper will detail the key considerations and solutions that a Canadian office offers, including:

- Improvements on Canadian immigration policy

- Canadian options that support U.S. companies

- A structured solution to increase the North American platform

Download this white paper today to get started!


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Brian Tracy\'s Book of Motivational Quotes to Live By

With this eBook, you can:

  • Empower yourself to reach your goals and achieve success
  • Get inspired to take action, create success, and enjoy life
  • Print out your favorite quotes to put up on your wall or desk, or save them as a background to your phone

By downloading this PDF you also are subscribing to Brian Tracy's newsletter for weekly content on Personal, Business and Sales Success.

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Dealerscope Today
Dealerscope Today gives you the latest product announcements, show reports and people news in the consumer electronics retail industry all sent straight to your inbox.

We invite retailers, manufacturers and distributors to join our community and find out how we can help you get the news you need first.

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Technology that Enables Great Storytelling
They rely on multiple channels to get the information they want, when they want. Marketers must develop and enable the ability to publish a steady stream of relevant content that informs and captures customer interest, even while constantly adapting to changing customer demands.

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Meet the IT Visionaries: Future-Proof Your IT Stack
From fast moving startups like Code42 to global enterprises like Xero, discover the IT strategies behind the world?s most successful technology companies and how you can take action in your business.

Download the eBook to learn:
  • How to modernize your IT infrastructure with cloud-tools
  • How to empower a lean IT team
  • How to build an IT stack that scales as fast as you do

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The State of Software Security: 2016 Volume 7
Veracode's intention is to provide security practitioners with tangible AppSec benchmarks against which to measure their own programs. Following up on last year?s report, which focused heavily on benchmarks based on industry vertical performance, this year?s report offers valuable updates as well as takes a closer look at remediation analysis statistics and third-party component vulnerabilities across all industries.

It answers such key questions as:
  • What are the 10 most common vulnerability categories?
  • What percentage of vulnerabilities do my peers remediate?
  • How much impact do my remediation efforts have?
  • How does my fix rate compare to my industry peers? What does good look like?

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