BOULDER, Colo., (PRWEB) October 04, 2011
Enterprise Management Associates (EMA), a leading IT and data management research and consulting firm, today announced it will host a number of free Webinars focused on IT and data management during the month of October.
The EMA™ Webinars set for October are:
Wednesday, October 5 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
Self-Service Data Discovery: Do you Know Where Your Data Is?
EMA VP of Research Shawn Rogers, Datawatch CTO Harvey Gross, Informatica Product Marketing Manager Ash Parikhfor, and QlikView Product Advocate Donald Farmer for a discussion covering the hot topics in leveraging your enterprise data assets, including:
*Self-service business intelligence & data discovery, empowering business users – “consumers” of data – to find, access and work with the data they need, regardless of source system or format
*Report analytics, a key component of business analytics, that enables business users to apply business intelligence & data discovery principles to access, analyze and act upon data trapped in static reports and semi-structured business documents
*Data visualization, presenting complex data elements and their relationships in an easy to understand dynamic, graphical environment
*Data virtualization, integrating data from disparate sources without moving the actual data.
Tuesday, October 11 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
Best Practices for Managing Videoconferencing Impact on Networks
EMA Managing Research Director Jim Frey will highlight the results of his new research in an informative Webinar where he will:
*Share details on current levels of adoption and use of various videoconferencing technologies
*Identify the ways in which organizations are assigning responsibilities for each lifecycle phase
*Relate key best practice findings for planning, monitoring, and troubleshooting videoconferencing in the network
*Discuss some of the ways in which network management tools and technologies are being adapted to meet these needs
*Highlight case studies of how four organizations are addressing these challenges
Thursday, October 13 at 2:00 p.m. EDT
Enterprise Mobile Device Management: Essential Research on Enterprise Use of Smartphones and Tablets
In this one-hour Webinar, EMA Managing Research Director Steve Brasen reveals the results of his latest mobile management research, where attendees will learn:
*Which mobile platforms are most commonly adopted by particular business sizes and industries
*The primary challenges associated with enterprise use of mobile devices
*The areas of mobile device support that are critical to enabling workforce productivity
*The future of mobile device utilization and management requirements
Tuesday, October 18 – session 1 @ 8:00 a.m. EDT / session 2 @ 1:00 p.m. EDT
Top Global Trends in Cloud Business Intelligence and Data Management
Session 1: http://research.enterprisemanagement.com/global-trends-in-business-intelligence-emea-pr.html
Session 2: http://research.enterprisemanagement.com/global-trends-in-business-intelligence-pr.html
EMA VP of Research Shawn Rogers and BARC Managing Director Dr. Carsten Bange will share key findings from primary research focused on the global cloud BI and data management market. The Webinar will:
*Provide an in-depth view of the Global Cloud Business Intelligence and Data Management market
*Deliver global insight into adoption trends of cloud BI, data management and data integration
*Identify the top concerns and expectations for this exciting technology.
Thursday, October 27 @ 2:00 p.m. EDT
Performance and Capacity Management in the Cloud Era
EMA Research Director Charlie Betz and ASG Senior Director of Solutions Management Ed Hallock will teach Webinar attendees about IT best practices and the business imperatives that mandate the need for effective capacity management in today’s dynamic and complex IT infrastructures.
In this one-hour webcast, Betz and Hallock will discuss:
*Importance of capacity management for cloud infrastructures
*The process of capacity management – You’ve got a capacity risk, now what?
*Emergence of Big Data techniques – performance analytics
*Resource centric vs. service centric capacity management
*Capacity management and the CMDB
*Performance and capacity management in context – a visual architecture
Founded in 1996, Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) is a leading industry analyst firm that provides deep insight across the full spectrum of IT and data management technologies. EMA analysts leverage a unique combination of practical experience, insight into industry best practices, and in-depth knowledge of current and planned vendor solutions to help its clients achieve their goals. Learn more about EMA research, analysis, and consulting services for enterprise line of business users, IT professionals and IT vendors at http://www.enterprisemanagement.com or blogs.enterprisemanagement.com. You can also follow EMA on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ema_research or on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/pages/Enterprise-Management-Associates-EMA/232626436757941.