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    If the new iPhone 5 with LTE wireless sells as well as analysts predict, its impact on IT shops already wrestling with the Bring-Your-Own-Device (BYOD) trend could be dramatic.

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    Sybase users and partners are wondering how the company's technologies will fare under the pending ownership of SAP, but some of the answers are easier to come by than others.

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Sybase IQ Bloor Report 2011

Sybase IQ is a column-based relational database that has been designed specifically for analytics and business intelligence applications. It can offer a number of very significant advantages within a data warehousing environment, including performance, scalability and cost of ownership benefits, when compared to conventional approaches.
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ClickSoftware's Mobility Suite and the Sybase mobility solutions

The purpose of this whitepaper is to identify the components of a typical mobile enterprise solution, and to define the role each of them provides the user.
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Choosing a wireless email solution?

Choosing a wireless email solution? Selecting a vendor is only part of the equation. Will your solution secure mobile data? Leverage the newest devices? Enable device encryption? Learn the IT considerations you must know before you buy.
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Privileged User Monitoring for SOX Compliance

This white paper on database activity auditing for SOX compliance discusses the why and how of activity auditing including privileged user monitoring, tracking access failures, direct data SQL access events and database schema changes. It also provides insight into a best practices approach to segregation of duties without diminishing productivity.
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Right-Time Business Intelligence: Optimizing the Business Decision Cycle

Right-time business intelligence is all about delivering the right information in the right format to the right people at the right time for decision-making purposes .In this report, we present an in-depth case study describing the right-time BI solution implemented by Sybase customer Shopzilla to improve the effectiveness of business decisions. The company uses Sybase IQ to capture and access merchant consumer survey data in a data warehouse.
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