Resources

As a thought leader in the technology industry, GTRI has developed several resources to help educate and inform on a variety of topics. This section provides a wealth of knowledge and information in multiple formats to help you learn more about GTRI and our industry.

  • Taxonomy of Cloud Management Platforms

    Most enterprises will use some form of cloud service, and many will end up managing multiple clouds. A CMP can be a great solution, but how do you know which one to select with so many products available to choose from? This white paper provides guidance and direction to help you understand how to select the right CMP provider for your organization.

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  • Feeling Pressured to Move to the Cloud? 10 Tips to Assure Failure

    A long-lasting and glorious tradition in the computer industry is one of stubborn and petulant behavior in the face of change. Today we’re facing backlash by certain members of the IT community when it comes to the cloud. Why not follow in the well-worn footsteps of those who came before us and deny the cloud is here to stay?

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  • Information Technology in the Courts

    The use of information technology has become a part of the daily workings of the US Court System. This white paper discusses an overarching strategy that enables the US Court System to leverage a validated information systems architecture to achieve their goals without first having to obtain technical expertise.

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  • Building a Reliable Wireless Medical Device Network

    This white paper focuses on the clinical, technical and financial benefits of using the enterprise wireless local area network (WLAN) for all patient monitoring, including bedside/transport and telemetry, hospital-wide. It describes the best industry practices for the initial design, testing, and enterprise deployment of a WLAN-enabled patient monitoring solution.

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  • Safeguarding the Next Generation Data Center

    With their intuitive self-provisioning, dynamic scalability and “do more with less” efficiency, cloud environments liberate IT departments from a wide range of demanding, time-consuming responsibilities.

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  • The Importance of a Resilient DNS and DHCP Infrastructure

    There are several questions to ask to determine if your organization’s operations are susceptible to risks if DNS or DHCP are unavailable. This white paper will explore these questions and will help you develop a strategy to decrease at-risk areas.

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  • Successfully Deploying IPv6

    As with any new technology, IPv6 requires a learning curve for network managers and IT administration and operations personnel. This presentation covers many of the current best practices for approaching and progressing with an IPv6 deployment.

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  • Good Guys VS. Bad Guys: Using Big Data to Counteract Advanced Threats

    Security analytics and big data are the latest buzzwords in the security world – and for good reason. This presentation will help you understand how you can take data from a variety of sources and transform it into meaningful information that you can use to yield greater visibility into your security posture, identify unknown threats […]

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  • IPv6 Hacker Halted

    GTRI’s Scott Hogg discusses IPv6 security threats and solutions at the Hacker Halted 2013 conference held in Atlanta.

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  • IPv6 Implementation and Security: Now What?

    Best practices for securing IPv4 and IPv6 connectivity. Presented by Scott Hogg, GTRI, and Jay Wiley, IRS, at the Digital Government Institute’s Government IPv6 & Networking Conference & Expo, August 2013.

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  • Wombat Beyond the Phish

    Go beyond the phish with GTRI and Wombat Security in a deep dive webinar to discuss the recently released 2016 Beyond the Phish report.

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  • Organizational Change Management

    Did you know that 70% of change initiatives fail? Attend this webinar to learn the key strategies to a successful organizational transformation. You’ll discover how changes in technology, structure, process and culture should be managed and prepared for ahead of a major change initiative.

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  • Software Defined WAN 101

    If you have branch offices and experience bandwidth issues during peak times of the day you need to learn about Software Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN). Attend this webinar to learn how you to use the internet to run branch network traffic, effectively reducing costs and delivering a better user experience.

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  • SDN Security: Two Sides of the Same Coin

    When it comes to Software Defined Networking (SDN) Security there are two sides of the story. This webinar will discuss both sides – what security vulnerabilities exist in modern SDN technologies and how SDN technologies can create new security protections. We’ll cover the use cases that SDN solutions can provide and the new applications of […]

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  • How to Support Software Defined Networking with Dynamic Network Architecture

    This 60-minute webinar will educate you on the importance of best in-class virtualized networking solutions and how those tools integrate with leading SDN systems. You’ll learn how SDN architecture components, such as Netscaler, help to converge the management of network and application services into a centralized, extensible orchestration platform.

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  • Cisco ACI: A New Approach to Software Defined Networking

    Cisco’s ACI, a policy-based automation solution, is a different approach to Software Defined Networking (SDN). View a recording of this transformational solution and discover what makes it simple, agile and application centric.

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  • Introduction to Software Defined Networking

    You’ve heard the hype about Software Defined Networking now learn what the excitement is all about. View the webinar recording for an introduction to Software Defined Networking (SDN) and the many benefits of a virtual network.

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  • Software Defined Networking for NSX

    Join GTRI and VMware as we take a look at how Software Defined Networking for NSX can make the Network an operational accelerator.

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  • Hyperconvergence and Splunk: What You Need to Know

    Splunk handles a vast amount of data requiring infrastructure that can keep up with demand. Watch this webinar to see why hyperconvergence is the ideal solution for Splunk providing benefits such as reduced TCO and improved operational efficiency.

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  • Decrease Network Risk with Alert Management

    Learn why network alert management with Cisco’s Smart Net Total Care minimizes network vulnerabilities. Watch our on-demand webinar to hear Cisco and GTRI experts discuss which common alerts provide the most critical information.

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  • Scott Hogg IPv6 Security Podcast

    Overwhelmed by IPv6, let alone IPv6 security? Worried that you’re already fending off enough barbarians at the IPv4 gate? Relax… In this episode of the IPv6 Show we chat with IPv6 network security expert and author, Scott Hogg to get his take on why you should chill and how to get started. Listen on gogo6.com: http://www.gogo6.com/4 […]

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  • Prologis

    Industrial real estate leader Prologis sought expert insight to assess its infrastructure and boost performance after a large merger. Additionally, the company needed guidance in offloading its IT management burden and continuing its ongoing transition to a fully cloud-based hosting infrastructure and zero-footprint data center.

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  • Energy Agency

    Craig Jeske, Manager of Federal Sales Engineering, and Joe Casias, Federal Account Executive, explain how GTRI works with federal clients to solve their technology challenges. The case study focuses on a federal client in the energy field.

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  • Aerospace Company

    ULA needed to equip its new facilities with communications capabilities from the ground up to include basic phone and voice mail functionality as well as the scalability and flexibility needed to eventually add more advanced communication features. With program management, engineering, test and mission support functions headquartered in Littleton, CO, the organization sought an experienced, reliable IT partner capable of providing the local support it needed.

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  • Private Foundation Success

    A growing Private Non-Operating Charitable Foundation wanted to consolidate its multiple Colorado offices into a single building. The foundation needed a full-service IT solution provider to implement an IT infrastructure for the new facility from the ground up.

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  • The Children’s Hospital

    The construction of a new state-of-the-art facility presented The Children’s Hospital with an opportunity to overhaul its existing communications infrastructure. With 12 locations in its Network of Care, the hospital sought a scalable solution that would enable caregivers to communicate more efficiently, support a “silent hospital” model, and, ultimately, enhance bedside delivery of care.

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  • Aurora Public Schools

    APS selected GTRI as the solution provider to implement network and digital media solutions in time for the scheduled start of the 2011-2012 school year. GTRI was the perfect choice, bringing a critical blend of planning, project management, and technical expertise to the challenging task.

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  • Health Medical Center

    A major hospital in Colorado needed to upgrade its aging unified communications infrastructure. By updating the infrastructure’s hardware and software components, the hospital hoped to reduce time spent on maintenance and free up IT staff for other critical tasks. Additionally, the hospital needed to add efficiencies throughout the system and better comply with security standards.

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