Software Whitepapers

Azure Active Directory and Office 365 Security

Seventy percent of Fortune 500 companies purchased Office 365 in a recent 12-month window. Microsoft calls Office 365 its fastest-growing commercial product ever. However, on-premises Active Directory (AD) still plays the main role in being the authoritative source for authentication and authorization requests to Office 365. System administrators in the vast majority of organizations use

The Forrester Wave™: IoT Software Platforms, Q4 2016

Forrester Research reveals that 60% of decision-makers at global enterprises are using or planning to use IoT-enabled applications over the next two years – but selecting an IoT platform that is the right fit for your business can be challenging. After researching, analyzing, and scoring 11 of the most significant vendors on the market, Forrester

SQL Server 2016 In-memory OLTP

This whitepaper explains how in-memory online transactional processing (OLTP) is a powerful processing technology, capable of maximising memory and dozens of cores to improve the performance of SQL Server 2016. The paper provides a high-level overview of these changes in the database with specific reference to CTP2. Find out more and discover how they can


Microsoft SQL Server 2016 brings a range of benefits for organisations, but don’t just take our word for it. Denny Cherry and associates have spent the past few months testing a beta version of the software and can provide insights into what the upgrade means to them. Discover an honest, independent opinion from personal experiences

SQL Server 2014 & the Data Paltform

Discover how SQL Server 2014 and the data platform can help an organisation gain faster insights into its data assets through in memory analytics. This user friendly whitepaper breaks down how SQL Server can work across all workloads, work with familiar data management and analytical tools and work across multiple IT architectures, including hybrid cloud

Azure Active Directory and Office 365 Security

This paper describes a security methodology for governing a hybrid, on-premises/Azure Active Directory environment. System administrators will find detailed explanations and checklists for improving their security posture and keeping their on-premises AD from becoming the Achilles’ heel of their Azure AD and Office 365 security. Learn more by downloading this Whitepaper.