Business of Information Technology  >   Business Management  >   Financial Management  >   Budgeting  >  

Burn Rate

RSS Feed    Add to Google    Add to My Yahoo!
DEFINITION: In venture investing and new company development, the burn rate is the rate at which a new company is spending its capital while waiting for profitable operation. Typically, a new company, especially in new, fast-growing fields such as Internet commerce or publishing, expects in its early stages to spend money faster than it can take in revenue. The term is often seen in financial reviews and discussions  … 
Definition continues below.
Burn Rate White Papers (View All Report Types)
51 - 75 of 459 Matches Previous Page  |  Next Page
Analyst's take: Return on investment of IBM Cognos Software
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Companies that use IBM Cognos software are able to improve productivity, reduce or avoid headcount, reduce financing costs, and increase profitability.  These benefits are achieved because when employees can rapidly access and analyze data in consistent ways, they are better able to make business changes that both lower costs and increase revenues.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Feb 2011

Analyst's take: Scheduling applications cut healthcare costs
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: By deploying advanced scheduling tools, healthcare institutions can reduce labor costs and improve the productivity of schedulers, staffers, and caregivers.
Posted: 20 Oct 2011 | Published: 11 Mar 2011

Analyst's take: Siemens PLM software cuts costs and boosts innovation for packaged goods industry
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Siemens product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the consumer packaged goods and food and beverage industries enables companies to optimize package design and accelerate innovation while reducing costs.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 23 Feb 2011

Analyst's take: Siemens PLM software revs up benefits for automotive industry
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Siemens product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the automotive industry helps manufacturers leverage globalization, reduce time-tomarket, optimize resources, and ensure compliance and sustainability.
Posted: 24 Oct 2011 | Published: 02 Feb 2011

Analyst's take: Siemens product lifecycle management software solutions for aerospace industry
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Siemens supports solutions for service and sustainment in the aerospace and defense industries that enable companies to reduce service costs and time cycles while increasing profitability across the service life of products.
Posted: 26 Oct 2011 | Published: 17 Jan 2011

Analyst's take: Surety's AbsoluteProof protects data integrity
sponsored by
WHITE PAPER: Surety’s AbsoluteProof provides organizations with a means to ensure the veracity and integrity of electronic records, files, and other digital content over time, strengthening intellectual property protection while reducing risk.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 14 Feb 2011

AP Automation – Making it Happen
sponsored by Kofax from Lexmark
WHITE PAPER: When you get the opportunity to pitch an AP Automation initiative, you need to be ready to overcome some CFO opposition. This e-book will help you win over your CFO.
Posted: 24 Aug 2015 | Published: 24 Aug 2015

Kofax from Lexmark

AP Professionals & SAP Users' Guide: Why It’s Crazy Not to go to the Cloud
sponsored by Esker Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this handy guidebook to learn the basics of automation as a service for accounts payable. Uncover best practices for implementation and usage and learn valuable information to help you along the way.
Posted: 20 Apr 2015 | Published: 20 Apr 2015

Esker Inc.

Are Your Everyday Business Activities Creating Tax Risk?
sponsored by Avalara
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how to spot risk and improve compliance in 7 key business functions and explains the benefits of integrating and automating sales tax compliance in your ERP.
Posted: 07 Jan 2015 | Published: 02 Dec 2014


Are your storage arrays getting maximum efficiency?
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: In this comprehensive white paper, you will discover how your existing storage arrays can benefit from advanced efficiency technologies including thin provisioning, cloning, replication, deduplication, and data compression.
Posted: 12 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012


Automate to Innovate: Accelerate Releases with Application Release Automation
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: Read this this white paper to learn how ARA optimized for enterprise environments ensures quality releases and minimizes downtime to help development and operations enable business growth.
Posted: 05 Aug 2015 | Published: 05 Aug 2015


Automating Accounts Payable – What You Need to Know
sponsored by Kofax from Lexmark
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will explain how to plan, invest, and execute a successful AP automation project. Access this resource now to discover how to increase your odds of success with forethought and planning.
Posted: 27 Aug 2015 | Published: 27 Aug 2015

Kofax from Lexmark

Becoming a Proactive Bank
sponsored by Axway
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains the steps to become a proactive bank.
Posted: 04 Aug 2015 | Published: 04 Aug 2015


Beyond Measure: The Benefits of Integrating T&E Expense Data with your ERP
sponsored by Concur Technologies
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes best-in-class pillars of expense management, as well as how modern technology and optimal systems integration can help better manage traditionally difficult to measure T&E expenses.
Posted: 30 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Concur Technologies

Beyond Numbers: The Challenge of Telling your Company's Story
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper examines the role of the CFO as the company storyteller and why need for narrative analysis of reports continues to grow.
Posted: 06 Nov 2013 | Published: 31 Jul 2013


Are You Ready For a New Era in B2B Collaboration?
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines what companies can do to modernize their approach to business-to-business collaboration in response to trends like globalization, consumerization, and mobility.
Posted: 03 Sep 2014 | Published: 31 Mar 2014


Automated Business Intelligence: Delivering Real Business Value, Quickly, Easily, and Affordably
sponsored by Birst
WHITE PAPER: This White Paper explores how traditional approaches fall short, what the automated solution and its benefits look like, how the on-demand delivery model best represents the integrated stack necessary for automation, and how the automated, on-demand model brings the benefits of BI to a far broader audience than ever before.
Posted: 19 Jun 2009 | Published: 19 Jun 2009


Automated Invoice Processing into Oracle E-Business Suite
sponsored by ReadSoft
WHITE PAPER: Document automation will add to the company's bottom line, save time, better business processes, and increased control. This paper will demonstrate how to automate the AP process within Oracle E-Business Suite, and what type of investment will need to be made and what kind of benefits can be expected.
Posted: 20 Aug 2009 | Published: 19 Aug 2009


Automating Stimulus Fund Reporting: How New Technologies Simplify Federal Reporting
sponsored by SAP
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the reporting challenges faced by organizations and examines the many benefits of automated U.S. American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) reporting systems.
Posted: 19 Nov 2009 | Published: 19 Nov 2009


Avoiding the Economic Cliff by Managing the Data Center Floor
sponsored by Global DataCenter Management, Inc. (GDCM)
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews a just-in-time technology to help IT pros defer the ever-increasing cost of the data center: raising the data center floor. Doing so can optimize space, power, and cooling, while also enhancing availability and service levels.
Posted: 03 Nov 2008 | Published: 03 Nov 2008

Global DataCenter Management, Inc. (GDCM)

Becoming a Social Business: The IBM Story
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, IDC explores example case studies of IBM’s internal evolution to a social business as a means to guide other large organisations considering making a similar transition.
Posted: 23 Jun 2011 | Published: 22 Jun 2011


Best Practices White Paper: Implementing Process Modeling from Scratch - Untying the Gordian Knot
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The complexity of operational processes can be a significant obstacle to any effort for improvement through modeling and analysis. Access this white paper for 3 principles that can be used to simplify management strategies and arrive at models that will provide you with a better understanding of your business.
Posted: 09 May 2011 | Published: 09 May 2011

EMC Corporation

Best Practices: Five ways learning managers can make a strategic contribution
sponsored by SuccessFactors
WHITE PAPER: This brief resource examines current challenges with talent acquisition and counts down five best practices to help HR leaders address the skills gap by developing internal talent.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014


Better Healthcare Starts with Better Information
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines Dell's holistic solutions, bringing together implementation services, process improvement consulting and customized IT technology so caregivers have better information for better patient care.
Posted: 20 Jun 2012 | Published: 20 Jun 2012

Dell, Inc.

Beyond the Crossroads: How Business-Savvy CIOs Enable Top-Performing Enterprises and How Top-Performing Enterprises Leverage Business-Savvy CIOs
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: According to industry leaders and pundits in 2006, the role of the CIO was at a crossroads. Read the white paper to see how CIOs are beginning to seize this opportunity to play increasingly impactful strategic roles within their enterprise, and how IBM research can provide CIOs with the skills necessary to become a Business-Savvy CIO.
Posted: 26 Aug 2010 | Published: 19 Aug 2010

51 - 75 of 459 Matches Previous Page    1 2 3 4 5 6    Next Page
BURN RATE DEFINITION (continued): …  about new Internet companies, public or private, where the question is whether revenue will begin to flow in sufficient amounts before the invested capital plus revenue is "burnt up." When the burn rate begins to exceed plan or revenue fails to meet expectations, the usual recourse is to reduce the burn rate (which, in most companies, means reducing the staff). When it is burnt up (or before), a company has to find additional capital through loans, private equity investors, or a public stock offering; merge with or sell itself to another company; go non-profit; or terminate its operation.Michael … 
Burn Rate definition sponsored by, powered by an online computer dictionary

About TechTarget:

TechTarget provides enterprise IT professionals with the information they need to perform their jobs - from developing strategy, to making cost-effective IT purchase decisions and managing their organizations' IT projects - with its network of technology-specific Web sites, events and magazines

All Rights Reserved, Copyright 2000 - 2015, TechTarget | Read our Privacy Statement