Business Activity Monitoring (BAM) is software that aids in monitoring of business processes, as those processes are implemented in computer systems. BAM is an enterprise solution primarily intended to provide a realtime summary of business processes to operations managers and upper management. As such, BAM presents dashboards that contain key performance indicators (KPI) that support root cause analysis and alerts that warn of impending problems.
IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced applies insights and analytics to operational decisions by bringing together data from different sources and looking at historical trends and patterns to determine the next best action. With IBM Operational Decision Manager Advanced, you gain scope, scale, speed, and simplicity. You can now capture events, build context, and apply it to operational decisions in real-time. This helps detect situations as they occur – presenting risks or opportunities – to enable action.
Getting creative work reviewed and approved is an often overlooked business process that’s carried out every day in businesses of all sizes and in all industries across the globe. The good news is that review and approval is a process that can be greatly improved with online proofing, yielding tremendous benefits to both the individual worker and the organization.
In this white paper, Jon Oltsik, Senior Principle Analyst at Enterprise Strategy Group, explores the need for objective security performance metrics in order to identify, quantify and mitigate cyber risk across the business ecosystem.
Download "Cybersecurity Is Essential for M&A Due Diligence" to learn how Security Ratings can help you examine the risk your latest target poses to your information security (and potentially your bottom line).
DDoS prevention appliances are the first line of defense for most service providers and large enterprises around the globe looking to protect themselves from brute-force attacks on network or resource availability, and with the unprecedented number, size, and coverage of DDoS attacks since the floodgates opens in 2008, vendors who build DDoS prevention solutions have seen and continue to see a significant increase in demand. This report covers actuals for 4Q14 and 1Q15.
Have you ever stopped to think about the steps you go through to develop your companies financials and managerial reports? How much time is spent on repetitive and manual tasks? If this process took less time each month, what will you spend the extra time on? Thousands of customers have helped us understand the process they go through to develop their company's financial and managerial reports. Come find out how Workiva can provide your business with financial and management reporting solutions.
IT organizations are constantly faced with the challenge to produce high-quality solutions with a lower total cost of ownership (TCO). With the growing recognition that open source software provides quality, stable solutions, migrations of existing enterprise applications to products such as JBoss® Enterprise Application Platform have become increasingly popular.
JBoss Enterprise Application Platform provides a holistic solution that includes tools for such business challenges as business process management, enterprise application integration, and serviceoriented architectures (SOA), enterprise portals, and data services solutions.
In the first half of 2015, social engagement for the average U.S. brand grew 52% year over year across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Shareablee unpacks this social growth and examines which categories and brands are capturing the largest share across the social web.
Making predictions in the utility industry can be perilous. History is filled with missed or prematurely exuberant pronouncements of the
future of utilities and energy. Notwithstanding the peril, some clear utility trends are emerging on the horizon. Learn how today!
This is Big Data in a nutshell: It is the ability to retain, process, and understand data like never before. In this book you will learn how cognitive computing systems, like IBM Watson, fit into the Big Data world.
Machine learning can help us plan our lives so we can increase our likelihood of success. We are already seeing machine learning powered by Apache Spark changing the face of innovation at IBM. Learn more.
Read the white paper to learn how a good data center strategy can help you prepare for the rigors and unpredictability of emerging technologies. Find out how IBM’s predictive analytics are helping companies build more accurate, forward-looking data center strategies and how those strategies are leading to more agile, efficient and resilient infrastructures.
Information governance and master data management initiatives are complex and require participation from a broad range of enterprise constituents. We focus on five small and innovative vendors that may help information managers reach their information governance and MDM goals.
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• Smarter spend management is lacking in most organizations, largely due to the tools being used to manage their procurement processes
• Oracle Procurement Cloud combines cloud, best-of-breed functionality, and native connectivity
• Deploying Oracle Procurement Cloud can resolve pain points with transactional and strategic procurement
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• Finance is often first to adopt software solutions to automate business transactions and processes
• Oracle Financials Cloud is a complete and integrated financial management solution
• Businesses deploy Oracle Financials Cloud to help resolve pain points around control, compliance, and more