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DEFINITION: The law of diminishing returns is a classic economic concept that states that as more investment in an area is made, overall return on that investment increases at a declining rate, assuming that all variables remain fixed. To continue to make an investment after a certain point (which varies from context to context) is to receive a decreasing return on that input. The law of diminishing returns has  … 
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Increase security and ROI: The benefits of Intel vPro technology
sponsored by Intel
PRODUCT DEMO: Significantly improve your company’s IT security and ROI with the all new 2010 Intel® Core™ vPro™ processor family.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Premiered: 28 Apr 2010

Intel

Demo: Service lifecycle management in action
sponsored by IBM
PRODUCT DEMO: Organizations moving towards Service-Oriented Architecture must manage their services from development to deployment. This demo shows how Rational Team Concert, Rational Asset Manager, and WebSphere Service Registry and Repository provide a comprehensive, integrated solution for organizations looking to realize SOA.
Posted: 06 Oct 2009 | Premiered: 06 Oct 2009

IBM

Nucleus RTOS
sponsored by Mentor Graphics
SOFTWARE DEMO: Complex microprocessors lie at the heart of every electronic device and embedded system in use today - from mobile phones to brain scanners. Such products demand sophisticated software to get the job done, and that's where operating systems come in.
Posted: 14 Apr 2009 | Premiered: 14 Apr 2009

Mentor Graphics

Network-Aware End-to-End Service Management - Demo
sponsored by Microsoft
PRODUCT DEMO: This is a demo of an end to end service management solution that spans the entire infrastructure.
Posted: 02 Nov 2007 | Premiered: 01 Nov 2007

Microsoft

GFI FAXmaker for Exchange/SMTP/Lotus
sponsored by GFI Software
PRODUCT DEMO: Download this free trial of GFI Faxmaker to improve efficiency of business processes, provide backup for fax documents to increase compliance and help reduce time IT admins spend on fax errors.
Posted: 11 Oct 2007 | Premiered: 01 Oct 2007

GFI Software
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ROI DEFINITION (continued): …  broader applications than economics. In fact, it is one of the most widely recognized economic principles outside of the economic classroom. In a call center, for instance, service level improvements decline in rate in relation to each additional successive agent added. Other real-world examples abound: A student considering one more hour of study after 2 AM.A prospective car buyer evaluating the benefits of a higher grade of luxury vehicleA farmer weighing adding an extra bushel of fertilizer to a saturated field of cornA marketer analyzing the ROI of additional media buys in a long-running … 
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