Top White Papers and Webcasts

  • This IDC study assists senior IT leaders in assessing the current state of their hybrid cloud management processes, governance models, technologies, and skills to identify gaps and create a road map for better aligning the organization's management model and tools with the emerging needs of complex, dynamic self-service hybrid cloud environments. This IDC MaturityScape identifies five maturity stages for hybrid cloud management based on a set of specific people, process, and technology dimensions and outcomes. …

  • In this era of Big Data, enterprise applications create a large volume of data that may be structured, semi-structured, or unstructured in nature. Application development cycles are also shorter and application availability is a critical requirement. As such, enterprises are forced to look beyond traditional relational databases to NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB and Apache Cassandra, to onboard these next-generation applications. This guide discusses the backup and recovery challenges for distributed and …