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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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The Business Value of the Connected Mainframe for Digital Transformation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This IDC study examines the connected mainframe. What are the key attributes? Why is it better to adopt it slowly? How can you realize a 300% ROI? Read on to find out how this will help your IT organization transition from business supporters to drivers of business growth and innovation.
Posted: 11 Sep 2017 | Published: 29 Dec 2016

IBM

Is Your Cloud Delivering What Your Customers And Stakeholders Need?
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: A cloud service provider is the way for independent software vendors to differentiate themselves in an increasingly competitive market. This Frost & Sullivan white paper identifies five attributes to look for when evaluating a cloud service provider to support your software development businesses.
Posted: 31 Aug 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Microsoft

Manage Cloud Cost and Security
sponsored by Splunk
WHITE PAPER: Organizations continue to trust AWS with their critical applications, but you are still responsible for providing security and visibility. Access this white paper to learn how to protect your data and applications in the AWS cloud, as well as the five steps to better AWS and cloud cost management.
Posted: 30 Aug 2017 | Published: 04 Aug 2017

Splunk

Maximizing Benefits and Controlling Risk in the Cloud
sponsored by Codero
WHITE PAPER: As more organizations shift to the cloud, how can you maximize the return on your investment? What kinds of risks are you going to have to manage? Access this white paper to learn about the concepts and principles underlying success in the cloud through effective resource management.
Posted: 22 Aug 2017 | Published: 22 Aug 2017

Codero

Hyper-Converged Infrastructure: Enabling Business Innovations at Hyper Speed
sponsored by AdvizeX Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Few things move as fast as the IT industry. If you need a refresher or you're still getting up to speed on what hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI) is and why you need it, you're not alone. Download this HCI primer that explains why it's different than everything before.
Posted: 27 Jul 2017 | Published: 20 Dec 2016

AdvizeX Technologies

Channel Partner Survival Guide to SD-WAN
sponsored by TELoIP Inc.
WHITE PAPER: If you sell WAN appliances, you have already felt the impact of SD-WAN...and it's only going to get worse. In this white paper, you will learn how to adapt by choosing the right SD-WAN technology partner, and take a look at the emerging world of SDN and SD-WAN from both the customer and channel perspectives.
Posted: 26 Jul 2017 | Published: 26 Jul 2017

TELoIP Inc.

How to Tackle the Three Biggest Barriers to Business Mobility
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: 29% of the global workforce is fully mobile, allowing productivity to skyrocket. Mobility is achievable for any business, but there are significant obstacles along the way. Does your workplace know enough about security and implementation to join in? This Whitepaper will help you overcome the biggest barriers to mobility in your business.
Posted: 19 Jul 2017 | Published: 19 Jul 2017

Citrix

IAM Case Study: How to Maximize Your ROI and Security
sponsored by OneLogin
WHITE PAPER: Security and ROI don't have to be antagonistic. Learn how one company achieved a 482% ROI with their IAM over the course of three years, and more.
Posted: 17 Jul 2017 | Published: 17 Jul 2017

OneLogin

10 Ways Manufacturers Can Recoup the Costs of Digitalization Efforts
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, discover 10 methods manufacturers can use to realize ROI from their digitalization efforts.
Posted: 14 Jul 2017 | Published: 14 Jul 2017

Infor

The Business Value of Securing and Authenticating Wireless and Wired Network Users
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Network access control (NAC) is being largely seen as the answer to faster network security when it comes to dealing with the massive influx of mobile devices. This IDC report gives you what you need to plan your NAC strategy. You will get an overview of market trends, demographics, the business value a NAC system can help you realize, and more.
Posted: 26 Jun 2017 | Published: 29 Dec 2016

Aruba Networks

High Efficiency Modes of Operation
sponsored by Vertiv
WHITE PAPER: Energy efficiency is going to be a key factor in determining business moving forward. This white paper is your guide to maximizing the efficiency of your operations. Learn about an energy efficient UPS system, how it works, and how to incorporate it into your organization's green computing strategy.
Posted: 23 Jun 2017 | Published: 27 Dec 2016

Vertiv

Transform IT with Codeless Configuration
sponsored by Cherwell
WHITE PAPER: In order to keep up with rapid market fluctuations, IT has been looking for non-labor-intensive tools to help with software changes. This white paper explores how codeless software solutions are favorable to those that require customization with a focus on future-proofing, reduced administration overhead, and increased flexibility.
Posted: 14 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Cherwell

SAP's License Administration Workbench is NOT a Software Asset Management or License Optimization Solution
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: SAP's license administration workbench isn't the same as software asset management. This white paper compares these apples and oranges to help you understand the pros and cons of each and why you need both to make the most of your SAP investment.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Snow Software

The CIO's IT Transformation Survival Guide
sponsored by Rackspace - Intel XEON
WHITE PAPER: IT transform is a necessity that every organization will have to deal with in order to stay competitive. This e-book offers some best practices and tips to help you survive your organization's transformation. Learn from the CIOs who have gone before you and how they were able to find success.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 25 May 2017

Rackspace - Intel XEON

Transform IT and Reduce Risk With Converged Infrastructure and Availability Software
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how converged infrastructure systems can be leveraged in tandem with availability tools to significantly enhance application availability, improve business agility, simplify IT operational management, lower costs, and mitigate risk.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Veeam Software

Hyperconverged Platforms: ROI for the Mid-Enterprise
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Your legacy infrastructure is holding you back from taking advantage of new technologies, like big data and mobile apps. This white paper answers the question of how hyperconverged infrastructure fits into new age of data center.
Posted: 25 May 2017 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Hyperconverged Platforms: ROI for the MidEnterprise
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Xeon
WHITE PAPER: Your legacy infrastructure is holding you back from taking advantage of new technologies, like big data and mobile apps. This white paper answers the question of how hyperconverged infrastructure fits into new age of data center.
Posted: 06 Mar 2017 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

HPE and Intel® Xeon

Reducing Costs in Your Oracle Database Environment
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Xeon
WHITE PAPER: As data volumes rise, your Oracle database costs rise in unison...but they don't have to. This white paper answers several key questions about your Oracle database to help you optimize your ROI.
Posted: 01 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel® Xeon

Mobility-as-a-Service: Don't Overpay for Coverage
sponsored by Sprint
WHITE PAPER: Mobility is one of those technologies that you cannot and will not survive without. The problem is that mobility racks up a very big bill, very quickly. Access this white paper to learn about the 3 basic steps that make up Mobility-as-a-Service (MaaS) and how it can improve your organization's bottom line.
Posted: 24 Feb 2017 | Published: 24 Feb 2017

Sprint

The Best of Both Worlds: Using a Hybrid Approach to Boost IT Agility
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Corporate
WHITE PAPER: Can't choose between on-premise and cloud infrastructures? Get both. Access this white paper to review the conversation surrounding hybrid IT and how it addresses SMBs' concerns about their current IT infrastructures.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel® Corporate

Reduce TCO for Your Data Center with a Streamlined Hardware Maintenance Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how using a lifecycle approach to data center equipment maintenance and consolidating support vendors can help CPOs achieve goals like – reducing TCO, ease of vendor and contract management, optimizing IT availability and more.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM

Empower Innovation with the Right Unified Collaboration Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Not only can effective collaboration tools better meet standards for enterprise security, but the business benefits are profound and well-documented. Discover integrated, cloud-based tools that can improve ROI, lower TCO, increase efficiency and user satisfaction, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Apr 2017

IBM

Procurement Automation 101: 4 Components of Automated P2P Success
sponsored by Basware
WHITE PAPER: Many organizations are facing challenges under the umbrella of indirect expenses, and are looking to automated purchase-to-pay (P2P) for answers. Explore the 4 critical components of P2P and their key drivers. Learn how to successfully deploy automated P2P, and how much your organization can save.
Posted: 22 Nov 2016 | Published: 22 Nov 2016

Basware

CRM Cloud Brochure
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: What if you could combine the flexibility and rapid time-to-value of traditional SaaS solutions with the security and control of on-premise solutions? Read on to learn how to combine SaaS and on-premise CRM solutions and the myriad benefits this technology presents.
Posted: 22 Jul 2016 | Published: 22 Jul 2016

Infor

Financial Services: Creating the Connected Customer Experience
sponsored by Avaya TSG
WHITE PAPER: Success in the financial services industry means creating a connected customer experience in every interaction, in every part of the institution. This guide walks you through each step and the different roles to be played in creating connected customers.
Posted: 30 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Avaya TSG
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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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