Research Library


Bloor has a library of over 800 published research papers that provide incisive but cost effective decision support information. Our research publications can help your organisation by giving you: Greater insight into the business issues technology is addressing Thorough concise reviews on technologies and the issues they address, with comparisons between all the vendors and the ways in which they solve the problems Detailed evaluations of individual IT solutions, effectively communicating their value and the issues they address. Here are some of our latest papers—to see others, please select an option from the right-hand menu or use our search facility.

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Discovering data occurrence
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In this paper, we examine how to find occurrences of sensitive data and we consider the different techniques that are currently available.

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Uniface: A low-code development disruptor - a modern visual development platform with provenance
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Uniface is a different kind of disruptor on the increasingly popular low-code development platform space.

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Proactive response - Improving efficiency and effectiveness with a security incident response platform
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In an era when security incidents and data breaches are everyday news, organisations are struggling to keep up their defences.

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MiniMag Issue #4 - November 2016 - The Mutable Enterprise


Welcome to the November 2016 issue of the Bloor MiniMag! The theme for this issue is the Mutable Enterprise.

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Foundation issues for the Chief Data Officer
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Discovering and understanding your data landscape is a necessary condition for meeting the functional requirements of a CDO

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Self-service data preparation & cataloguing
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There have been significant changes in this market over the last twelve months.

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EASA
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EASA is a general-purpose tool for building browser-based applications.

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Master Data Management (MDM) market
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This document provides a snapshot of the current state of the Master Data Management (MDM) market.

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Streaming Analytics 2016
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Streaming analytics enables businesses to respond appropriately and in real-time to context-aware insights delivered from fast data.

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Financial Performance Management in JD Edwards EnterpriseOne and World Environments
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While the distinctive features of financial reporting are re-iterated (briefly) from the previous version of this paper the focus is on EPM.

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The importance of a data protection platform for GDPR compliance - ...unified data protection controls will smooth the path to compliance
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This document outlines how an integrated data protection platform can take the pain out of compliance, helping them to avoid data breaches.

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The promise of managed endpoint security - ...the need for an integrated suite of cloud-based services
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Endpoint security is a pressing concern for all organisations and is an area that is growing in importance.

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The data management implications of GDPR
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This paper discusses the EU's forthcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) not from a legal perspective but from the point of view of data management.

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IBM DB2 version 11.1 (and the hybrid cloud)
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This paper considers the different ways in which databases may be needed to be deployed within Internet of Things (IoT) environments.

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IBM Informix and the Internet of Things
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This paper discusses the IBM Informix database and its suitability for deployment within Internet of Things (IoT) environments.