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EMA Resource Roundup Newsletter
  Live Webinars:

Digital and IT Transformation: Where, How, and Why IT and Digital Transformational Initiatives are Emerging Worldwide
- Dennis Drogseth, VP of Research, EMA
- Sept. 30 @ 8 am PDT / 11 am EDT

Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security?
- David Monahan, Research Director, EMA
- Oct. 6 @ 11 am PDT / 2 pm EDT

  EMA Analysts Speak:

Fall 2015 TDWI World Conference
Data Warehouse Automation: Better, Faster, Cheaper ... You Can Have It All
- Date/Time: Monday, September 21, 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Data Virtualization: Solving Complex Data Integration Challenges
- Date/Time: Tuesday, September 22, 8:00 am – 5:30 pm

Selecting the Right Analytics Tools for Your Organization
- Date/Time: Wednesday, September 23, 8:00 – 11:15 am

Selecting Tools for Your Hybrid Data Ecosystem
- Date/Time: Wednesday, September 23, 2:15 – 5:30 pm
- John Myers, Managing Research Director, EMA
- San Diego, CA.

2015 Teradata PARTNERS Conference
Speeding Time to Value with Big Data Applications
- John Myers, Managing Research Director, EMA
- October 18 / 11:30 am -12:15 pm PT
- Anaheim, CA.

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  EMA Analyst's Corner

Dennis Drogseth, VP of Research, IT Megatrends, Analytics and CMDB SystemsDigital Transformation and IT Transformation:
The Questions behind the Conundrum

by Dennis Drogseth, VP of Research, IT Megatrends, Analytics and CMDB Systems

Leading IT analyst firm Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) recently completed new research on digital and IT transformation. The goal of the research was to discover what the truth is surrounding these critical (and sometimes overused) terms. EMA partnered with the IT Transformation Institute to optimize the depth and value of this unique research.

Learn more | Read the "Digital Transformation and IT Transformation: The Questions behind the Conundrum" article

  Featured Webinars

Digital and IT Transformation: Where, How, and Why IT and Digital Transformational Initiatives are Emerging Worldwide

Date / Time: Wednesday, Sept. 30 @ 8 am Pacific / 11 am Eastern

Dennis Drogseth, VP of research at EMA, will deliver a global heat map of where, how, and why IT and digital transformational initiatives are emerging worldwide in this informative webinar. This unique research encompasses feedback from hundreds of IT leaders and business executives across North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific—all of whom were involved in transformational efforts of some kind.

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Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security?

Date / Time: Tuesday, Oct. 6 @ 11 am Pacific / 2 pm Eastern

For the second year in a row, David Monahan, security expert and research director at EMA, has delved into the world of security awareness and policy training. His latest research on this topic – with over 600 participating respondents – revealed that a tremendous shift in awareness training programs has taken place, especially across the previously underserved SMB space.

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  Featured Infographic

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  New Research Report

Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security?EMA Research Report

For the 2015 Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security? report, EMA surveyed nearly 600 people in North America across the small-to-medium businesses (SMB), midmarket, and enterprise spaces. Respondents represented line of business, IT, and security/fraud/risk across major verticals including education, finance/banking/insurance, government/nonprofit, health care/medical/pharma, retail, and utilities/infrastructure.

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  New Radar Report

EMA Radar for Business Intelligence Platforms for Midsized Organizations

EMA RadarThis EMA Radar report focuses on how business intelligence platforms meet the unique needs of the midsized market place and which influences have the most impact on the operation of those smaller businesses. Looking at nine vendors in the business intelligence platform marketplace, EMA found that midsize organizations can expect to derive robust benefit from the participating vendors in this EMA RADAR report.

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  EMA Blogs

Business Intelligence & IT Management Blogs from EMA
Thought Leaders

Latest Blogs:

Analyst Blog Recent Blog Posts
Steve BrasenSteve Brasen's The Systems Café

Top 5 Reasons Custom Scripts are Putting Your Business at Risk

Steve BrasenShamus McGillicuddy's Switches, Routers, and Bridges, Oh My! A Network Management Blog

Why It's Never Too Soon to Think about IPv6 Network Management

Know when it's time to replace open source and freeware infrastructure management tools

InterMapper Application for Splunk Answers Need for Log Analytics in Network Management

  New EMA Research

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

Document Name Document Type Analyst
EMA Radar for Business Intelligence Platforms for Midsized Organizations: Q4 2015 EMA Radar Report*

Lyndsay Wise, John Myers

Free: Report Summary - EMA Radar for Business Intelligence Platforms for Midsized Organizations: Q4 2015 EMA Radar Report Summary*

Lyndsay Wise, John Myers

Security Awareness Training: Are We Getting Any Better at Organizational and Internet Security? EMA Research Report*

David Monahan

LiveAction: The Visibility Assurance Solution for Cisco Intelligent WAN EMA White Paper*

Shamus McGillicuddy

BMC Acquires Boundary for Granular SaaS-based Server and Application Performance Management EMA Impact Brief

Shamus McGillicuddy

Bit9+Carbon Black Push Vision Further with VisiTrend Acquisition EMA Impact Brief

David Monahan

ClearSky Data Delivers Lower Cost Storage with Enterprise Class Performance EMA Impact Brief

Jim Miller

Free: EMA Vendor to Watch: IndependenceIT EMA Vendor to Watch

Steve Brasen

Free: Real-Time Innovations (RTI) Connects Business and Industrial Internets of Things (IoTs) with RTI Connext DDS 5.2 EMA Vendor to Watch

Julie Craig

*Available to EMA Premium Research Subscribers

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  Upcoming Business Intelligence Event

TDWI San Diego, September 20–25, 2015

Join EMA Managing Research Director, John Myers, at TDWI San Diego for end-to-end coverage of the most important and complex topics, skills, and disciplines that are essential to succeed in today's data-driven world of business. Unlike any other conference experience, TDWI San Diego gives you the depth and breadth of knowledge and hands-on experience needed to deliver a cohesive data strategy that covers the continuum—from traditional structured data to big data, and from reporting to advanced analytics. Learn more at: http://bit.ly/1M7QCmD

As an instructor, John can extend a special 10% discount on any package you're interested in. Just register with code SD130 at: http://bit.ly/1M7QCmD

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