Case Studies & White Papers

  1. SAN/iQ: Enabling Technology For Effective VMware Deployments
    5/1/2007
    IT organizations are recognizing the benefits of virtualizing their datacenters, and many of them are enabling server virtualization with VMware Infrastructure 3
  2. The Case For Integrated Processes
    3/28/2007
    Based on research and documented case studies, it is clear that companies are realizing significant value by developing integrated processes across the enterprise. This white paper discusses what integrated processes are, how they create value, specific cases of companies succeeding with integrated processes, as well as a checklist to determine how integrated your own company’s processes are. Submitted by SAP Americas
  3. UNC’s Emergency Medical Center Using Electronic Forms And Mobile Solutions
    10/16/2006
    This case study shows how UNC at Chapel Hill Emergency Medical Center developed a mobility solution to gather information from EMS Directors across the USA. Submitted by MobileDataforce
  4. Healthcare And Social Services Providers Using Mobile And Wireless Data Collection Solutions
    10/16/2006
    This case study reviews Inclusion’s experiences converting paper-based forms and manual processes to electronic data collection processes using mobility software and handheld mobile devices such as Palms, Pocket PCs, Tablet PCs, and Notebooks. Submitted by MobileDataforce
  5. The Case For Integrated Processes
    8/14/2006
    Whitepaper: The Case For Integrated Processes
  6. The State Of The Art In Finance
    8/14/2006
    In the wake of recent accounting scandals and the increasingly competitive business environment, many CFOs and the finance organizations they lead have started to take on new strategic roles within the enterprise. This SAP Insight will discuss recent trends and best practices, as well as provide examples for those companies with best-practice processes, models, and technologies. Submitted by SAP Americas.
  7. Implementing Enterprise Resource Planning: Lessons Learned From The Front
    8/14/2006
    Best practice indicates that a successful enterprise resource planning (ERP) implementation can, in fact, force an organization to reevaluate its business practices and processes, focus on clearly defined goals and objectives, create a higher understanding of the need for data accuracy, emphasize time-phased material planning, and enable a more effective data-sharing environment. However, such high-level benefits require a new approach to project implementation, one that applies the lessons of the past to reinvent the systems of the future. Submitted by SAP Americas.
  8. Background Check: Automating Medical Credentialing At A Major Medical Center
    8/14/2006
    The medical credentialing department at the medical center is responsible for verifying the records and checking the backgrounds of every one of those doctors. That department is also charged with maintaining medical school alumni records and the credentialing documents and official files of all the doctors previously employed at one of the three hospitals. Considering that public health is one of the most important concerns in our society, these records are very extensive and can be quite a lot to manage properly. Submitted by Optical Image Technology
  9. Background Check: Automating Medical Credentialing At A Major Medical Center
    8/14/2006
    Case Study: Automating Medical Credentialing
  10. The Impact Of Compliance And Risk Management On Archival Storage Strategies
    4/1/2006
    Over the last several years legislative and regulatory requirements have increased the burden on business to preserve and protect a variety of business data over varying periods with differing protection and recovery requirements. Major financial scandals and a number of recent incidents involving large-scale data loss have turned the spotlight on the management and retention of company data. Submitted by Vista Storage