Whitepapers, Articles and Presentations
Whitepaper: Understanding NetFlow Analysis Monitoring, Security, and Forensics. Learn how to use NetFlow to detect data exfiltration and Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. The whitepaper also covers: introduction to NetFlow; network auditing and accurate billing; scalable deployment: from micro to mega big data; insight into virtual networks, virtual machines, and mobile devices; network forecasting and planning and more. Download Whitepaper.
Whitepaper: ODF Standards, Applications, Compatibility and Collaboration.
The goal of using a standard interchangeable format is to allow for free file sharing without regard to the application generating the file. However, there is an issue that can prevent the goal from being achieved. That is that the standards intentionally allow the open format to be extended. While ODF is a standard, it does allow for extensibility by the various office productivity applications. Therefore, these applications designed to create and edit ODF files could indeed generate files that contain content not compatible with the other applications. Download Whitepaper
Article: Embrace Office 2013, but Avoid Microsoft's Migration Stretegy. Many organizations are considering an upgrade to Microsoft Office 2013, especially with product support for Office 2003 ending in April 2014. While Microsoft offers a free upgrade assessment tool – Telemetry – it downplays early, comprehensive file discovery and corresponding risk planning but instead ultimately promotes a reactive approach to fixing conflicts identified by users. Such an avoidance strategy and the related technical flaws in Microsoft’s recommended migration upgrade strategy result in undue delays and productivity losses for end users, demand for greater IT support and hidden costs from required remediation. Download the full article.
Webinar: Executing a Successful Enterprise Desktop Migration: Are You Ready? IT pros are very much aware of the change in end user expectations. Devices, applications, delivery mechanisms and selecting the optimal mix of IT services is a daunting task to keep today's workforce satisfied and productive. Whether it's migrating PCs to Windows 7 or planning for Windows 8, upgrading users to Office 2010 or Office 365, or embracing modern browsers like IE8 and IE9, IT pros must overcome a host of challenges associated with these so called "desktop transformations." View Webinar
Regulation Challenges for Pharma and Medical Device Industries as they Migrate to Microsoft Office 2010 - Why risk losing or delaying FDA approval due to data mishandling? How system administrators at pharmaceutical companies and medical device manufacturers can benefit by addressing Microsoft Office file compatibility issues early in the migration process. Download Whitepaper.
App-like Microsoft Office files create potential risks - Diligent monitoring identifies which fragile files to consider for transformation into applications. Download Whitepaper
Challenges and Solution in Enterprise Deployment Methods - To deploy a new version of Microsoft Office successfully, companies must be aware of the challenges, create a strategic plan to mitigate the risks and take advantage of effective tools for the job. Download Whitepaper
Planning for a Windows 7 Upgrade - In this presentation, ConverterTechnology, ChangeBase, and Forrester Analyst Ben Gray discuss the outlook for commercial adoption of Windows 7 and the crucial role that planning and the right tools take to ensure a successful migration. Download Presentation
Migration Readiness Suite - ConverterTechnology's solution can help your enterprise better manage your process, assets and workflow around file and application compatibility issues when upgrading to a new version of Microsoft Office or Windows. Download Migration Readiness Suite Whitepaper