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EMA Resource Roundup Newsletter
  Live Webinars:

EMA Radar: An Objective Comparison of Enterprise All-Flash Platforms
- Jim Miller, Senior Analyst, EMA
- September 8 @ 11 am PDT / 2 pm EDT

  EMA Analysts Speak:

Cisco Data and Analytics Conference
- John Myers, Managing Research Director
- Chicago, IL

- Sept. 19 – 21

TDWI San Diego 2016
- Build vs. Buy: How to Avoid Disaster in Your Streaming Analytics Strategy
- Real Time, Right Now! A Landscape of the World of Streaming Analytics
- John Myers, Managing Research Director
- San Diego, CA.
- Oct. 4

Recovery from a Targeted Cyber-Attack: Ransomware

- David Monahan, Research Director
- Denver, CO
- Oct. 5

Data Disruption Executive Summit, New York City
- Lyndsay Wise, Research Director
- New York City, NY.
- October 20, 12pm - 3pm luncheon & roundtable "Speed Your Journey to the Cloud with Hybrid Cloud Data Management."

TDWI Austin 2016
- John Myers, Managing Research Director
- Austin, TX
- Dec. 6 – 7

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  EMA Analyst's Corner

by Lyndsay Wise, EMAInternet of Things (IoT) and Leveraging Devices for Increased Business Value

by Lyndsay Wise, Research Director, Business Intelligence

Organizations are realizing great business value with their data, and that value is expanding. With greater business intelligence maturity comes additional support for big data and device connectivity as companies expand their analytics projects and leverage diverse data sets to increase their overall insight. More organizations (65% of respondents from the new EMA IoT study) feel that data-driven strategies are important to them. The implication of data-driven strategies rising in importance is that decision makers within organizations understand the relationship between information insight and better, more efficient business outcomes. The more insights gleaned from analytics that follow action, the more likely companies are to meet their business goals.

Get more findings | Read the Internet of Things (IoT) and Leveraging Devices for Increased Business Value article

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Securing the New Digital Enterprise: Trackable, Controlled, and Authorized

Watch on-demand webinar & get complimentary infographic on document security

While document and file sharing is increasing rapidly, 97% of organizations cite file sharing as a high risk for information loss, and 75% believe their organization is currently at risk for data loss.

Watch this on-demand webinar to obtain guidance on how organizations can protect themselves from document sharing and e-signature risk while maintaining a high level of collaboration and productivity.

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  Featured Blogs

EMA blogIoT Devices in the Network: Can you find them?

In the last year or so, the topic of Internet of Things (IoT) received a lot of attention. Both the concept of the topic and scope of what should be included in IoT changed dramatically in that time. The first commercialization of IoT were wearables such as GoogleGlass. Shortly thereafter came the next wave, with devices such as smart watches. The first security concerns were focused on personal safety due to user distractions, similar to those voiced when smartphones became popular, and then came the invasion of privacy concerns. However, shortly after the first hackers got hold of them and identified attacks to gather data from them. At that point, the view on IoT expanded to recognize that the concept of IoT was actually much broader and had more significant impacts than privacy.

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  EMA Blogs

Business Intelligence & IT Management Blogs
from EMA Thought Leaders

Latest Blogs:

Analyst Blog Recent Blog Posts
David Monahan David Monahan's Risk Recon: Navigating Security and Risk

IoT Devices in the Network: Can you find them?

Dennis Drogseth Dennis Drogseth's
IT Megatrends: BSM,
CMS, Automation

The Enterprise Service Catalog—Unifying IT Services for the Digital Age

Steve BrasenLyndsay Wise's Gaining Business Value From Your Data

The beginnings of IoT related business value

The evolution of data prep

  Featured Video

EMA videoPerformance Optimization for State of the Art Application Environments

IT organizations are finding that modern applications present a number of transaction performance management challenges that are not being addressed by their incumbent toolsets. Watch this on-demand webinar, featuring Julie Craig, research director of application management at EMA, to learn the challenges relating to digital transformation in general, and those relating to continuous delivery, integrated, and hybrid applications in particular.

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  New EMA Research

Subscribers: New EMA Research in August
Check out the latest research from the EMA team of IT management experts:

Document Name Document Type Analyst
EMA Radar for All-Flash Storage: Q3 2016 EMA Radar Report*

Jim Miller

Report Summary - EMA Radar for All-Flash Storage: Q3 2016 EMA Radar Report Summaryr*

John Myers

EMA Radar for Mobile Security Management (MSM) EMA Radar Report*

Steve Brasen

Report Summary - EMA Radar for Mobile Security Management (MSM) EMA Radar Report Summary*

Steve Brasen

The Rise of the Internet of Things: Connecting Our World One Device at a Time EMA Research Report*

John Myers, Lyndsay Wise

Report Summary - The Rise of the Internet of Things: Connecting Our World One Device at a Time EMA Research Report Summary*

John Myers, Lyndsay Wise

Next-Generation Wide-Area Networking EMA Research Report*

Shamus McGillicuddy

Report Summary - Next-Generation Wide-Area Networking EMA Research Report Summary*

Shamus McGillicuddy

Digital Transformation: Will Your Legacy Network Management Tools Fail You? EMA White Paper*

Shamus McGillicuddy

Why Unified Management Is Central to Operational Transformation EMA White Paper*

Dennis Drogseth

A10 Networks Acquires Appcito for Cloud-Native Application Delivery Services EMA Impact Brief

Shamus McGillicuddy

Knowledge16: The Multiple Values of a True Service Management Platform Come to Light EMA Impact Brief

Dennis Drogseth

Riverbed Hits Ball out of the Park with Aternity Acquisition EMA Impact Brief

Julie Craig

Carbon Black's Acquisition of Confer Endpoint Security Significantly Increases its Competitive Standing in Endpoint Marketplace EMA Impact Brief

David Monahan

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TDWI San Diego: Analytics Across the Enterprise

Oct 2–7, 2016 Manchester Grand Hyatt

The Industry's Leading Analytics and Data Management Conference
Analytics success takes teamwork, calling for many skills to work together across the business. Let TDWI San Diego show you how to succeed with enterprise analytics for insight-driven organizations. Learn More

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Oct 3–4, 2016

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