Resource Library - White Papers

Resource Library - White Papers

  • Shortest path bridging design guide for WAN/MAN new
    This paper explains the use case of SPB (IEEE 802.1aq) outside of the data center in the WAN or MAN, and the detailed design and implementation requirements.
    White Paper | English | February 18, 2017
  • Preparing your hospital for a mass casualty incident
    Learn how communications technology can help hospitals and medical facilities to cope with extreme circumstances.
    White Paper | English | July 22, 2016
  • Campus Network on Demand Data Security and Privacy
    Campus Network on Demand is built upon security technologies, rigorous control measures and processes developed to deliver best-in-class data security and privacy to customers
    White Paper | English | April 08, 2016
  • Application Fluency in the Data Center
    Application Fluency - A strategic choice for the data center network.
    White Paper | English | September 03, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • Coordinated Virtual Infrastructure for SDN Enterprise Networks
    A strategic white paper outlining a practical approach to Software Defined Networks (SDN) for enterprises with a coordinated virtual infrastructure.
    White Paper | English | September 03, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • Aging systems: Moving Up to Next Level Enterprise Communications
    Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise White Paper on Aging systems risks and opportunities leading to increased efficiency and improved operations by mitigating the risks of aging systems
    White Paper | English | June 18, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • Aging Communications Systems: Risks and Opportunities
    Learn how a refresh of legacy communications systems can safeguard your investment, minimize organizational risks, and prepare you for new business opportunities.
    White Paper | English | June 18, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • The Application Fluent Network - Delivering a High-Quality User Experience
    For the first time in history, the demand for bandwidth will exceed the economical capacity of the next generation of network switching equipment. The time-tested solution of adding more and more raw bandwidth will not work. What’s needed is a new resilient network architecture that minimizes latency by allocating bandwidth selectively to specific applications, ensuring a high-quality user experience for real-time applications. This network also needs to be far easier to manage and maintain than legacy networks, freeing IT staff from the day-to-day struggle to deliver acceptable levels of application performance to users.
    White Paper | English | April 21, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • Energy Efficiency in the Data Center
    A white paper on the relationship between data center strategy and energy efficiency.
    White Paper | English | March 24, 2015
  • Keep up with technology evolution through Vendor Support
    A strategic white paper on achieving advanced support with limited resources.
    White Paper | English | January 06, 2015 | Additional Languages
  • 21st Century Contact Center
    This White Paper explores how customers want to interact with contact centers, and how to meet stakeholder expectations when deploying a contact center.
    White Paper | English | June 16, 2014
  • Empowering Nurses with Wireless Phones
    Wireless phones help nurses work more efficiently, more responsively, and create more restful Healthcare facilities, while increasing patient satisfaction.
    White Paper | English | May 16, 2014
  • Integrating VitalQIP with MS Windows Networking/Active Directory
    Learn how VitalQIP seamlessly intergrates DNS and DHCP with Microsoft Active Directory.
    White Paper | English | April 07, 2014
  • Applications Performance Monitoring
    A White Paper exploring Application Performance Monitoring.
    White Paper | English | January 27, 2014
  • Simplifying Network Administration in a Virtual Environment
    Single view, single tool, Virtual machine mobility management in an application fluent data center network.
    White Paper | English | September 04, 2013
  • Application Fluency in the Campus Data Center
    In this white paper, you’ll learn how to meet the challenges facing traditional campus data center network infrastructures and what changes need to happen to modernize that infrastructure, and how an application-fluent approach can help ensure a successful step-by-step transition toward the next-generation data center switching fabric. You’ll also get an overview of Alcatel-Lucent’s award-winning approach to data center switching network design – Winner Best of Interop 2011!
    White Paper | English | August 30, 2012
  • Embracing the “Bring Your Own Device” Trend to Improve Employee Productivity
    ENTErprise communications 2.0 Embracing the Bring Your Own Device Trend to Improve Employee Productivity - A Strategic White Paper
    White Paper | English | July 16, 2012
  • Alcatel-lucent Security Strategy Paper EN White Paper
    White Paper outlining Security for Enterprise
    White Paper | English | June 18, 2012
  • Getting Smart about Smart Cities
    This paper explores the main drivers for transforming a city into a “Smart City”, the expectations of citizens and provides a snapshot of different projects with their business models. It presents the key role of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) and gives guidelines and recommendations to stakeholders of Smart City projects.
    White Paper | English | June 05, 2012
  • Build Your Own Destiny - A Strategic Paper
    “Bring Your Own Device” as a symptom of something deeper
    White Paper | English | May 18, 2012 | Additional Languages
  • 400 MHz Broadband Spectrum for Public Safety
    This Executive Briefing focuses on the market demand for mission-critical data and the new possibilities offered to professional users with Public Protection and Disaster Relief (PPDR) capacity in the tuning range 380-470 MHz. It also highlights the need for making new spectrum available to build a dedicated broadband Public Safety network. This broadband network at 400 MHz will benefit from larger cells and fewer base stations for the same radio coverage.
    White Paper | English | May 10, 2012
  • Application Fluency for a High-quality User Experience
    Enabling unified access for converged enterprise networks - a Strategic White Paper
    White Paper | English | April 12, 2012 | Additional Languages
  • Creating your Smart Grid: A How - To Guide
    This How-to guide produced by Government Technology in partnership with Alcatel-Lucent shares numerous challenges and opportunities as the transformation to a smart grid moves forward: Secure, Manage, Integrate, and Extend Your Smart Grid Network with Communications Technology.
    White Paper | English | April 10, 2012
  • Alcatel-Lucent Convergence Cost Ownership Report
    An application fluent approach combines market-leading resiliency, switching capacity, high port density and low power consumption, enables enterprises to provide a high-quality user experience for real-time applications across all devices and streamline operations while significantly reducing costs.
    White Paper | English | March 26, 2012 | Additional Languages
  • Architecting Wireless Field Area Networks: Making the right choices (Strategic White Paper)
    New smart grid applications, such as DA, DG, syncrophasors, video camera backhaul and substation automation, requires a reliable Field Area Network (FAN), providing last mile connectivity. This paper covers the best network options, architecture and technology choices (LTE, WIMAX, FTTU, Wi-Fi, PLC...).
    White Paper | English | March 20, 2012
  • Visual Collaboration: Boost Employee Productivity and Drive Customer Interaction
    Visual Collaboration: Boost Employee Productivity and Drive Customer Interaction - white paper
    White Paper | English | September 07, 2011
  • Collaborative Conversations
    Extend unified communications over time and channels to optimize the performance of your business-centered community
    White Paper | English | July 19, 2011
  • DHCP Failover
    Necessary for a secure and stable network
    White Paper | English | June 09, 2011
  • Enabling Real-Time Business Conversations that Span Locations and Devices
    Enterprises today are driven by several converging trends, including the continuous innovation in consumer technologies (such as smart phones); the integration of younger, technology-savvy individuals in the workforce; the distribution of workers across locations; and the accelerating pace of change in business. For optimal agility and productivity, businesses need to empower employees with the technology that supports collaboration and conversation across devices and locations and in real time. This paper highlights five essential attributes for a converged communication infrastructure that supports true business conversations. These requirements include dynamic conferencing, user-centric connections, meaningful presence information, native video capabilities, and social and application context.
    White Paper | English | June 09, 2011
  • Convergence without Complexity: Insights and Lessons Learned from the Trenches
    Convergence without Complexity: Insights and Lessons Learned from the Trenches
    White Paper | English | April 07, 2011
  • Safe Campus Solutions: Beyond Emergency Notification
    Alcatel-Lucent Dynamic Communications Solutions for Education allow schools to leverage existing infrastructure investments for voice and data while adding video and mobility components for a comprehensive, three-step approach to campus safety — awareness, response coordination and campus notification.
    White Paper | English | April 02, 2010