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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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Software-Defined Storage: Delivering Greater Business Value and ROI
sponsored by Hedvig Inc
WHITE PAPER: Storage has always been a pain point for IT organizations. Estimating data storage capacity requirements for the next three to five years is difficult enough, not to mention the significant capital outlay. Access this white paper to learn about the challenges of current storage infrastructures, lowering TCOs and more.
Posted: 15 Apr 2016 | Published: 06 Apr 2016


The CIO’s Guide to EMM
sponsored by BlackBerry
WHITE PAPER: Developing and evolving a proper mobile strategy can spell the difference between success and failure in today's business landscape. Are you sure your mobile strategy is meeting the requirements for success in the evolving enterprise mobility landscape?
Posted: 14 Apr 2016 | Published: 04 Apr 2016

BlackBerry

Learn How to Boost Your Database Performance
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems & Intel
WHITE PAPER: This infographic displays several business and technology problems that effect database performance and the solution to each.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016

Hitachi Data Systems & Intel

Economic Impact of the Enterprise Mobility Suite
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This Total Economic Impact study highlights several customers who have experience using Enterprise Mobility Suite. Access this study, from Forrester, to better understand the benefits, costs and risks associated with implementing this software.
Posted: 31 Mar 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Microsoft

Give your Workforce Better Devices, and your Company a Better Workforce
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Today's laptops and desktops may increase productivity by 50%, and with built-in self-support, employees can resolve issues on their own and get back to work. Explore this resource for ideas on how you can improve productivity from business to IT.
Posted: 16 Mar 2016 | Published: 16 Mar 2016

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Top 5 Pitfalls to Avoid in Your Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers five common, critical pitfalls to avoid when building a data protection strategy. Read on to learn how to navigate through these pitfalls so that your enterprise can implement a data protection solution that eliminates complexity, reduces staff inefficiencies, enables faster decisions, and accelerates your ROI.
Posted: 01 Mar 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

Veritas

Measuring Social Media ROI in the Enterprise: Myths and Facts
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to social media marketing, there is perhaps no other topic that is discussed more than determining and reporting return on investment, or ROI. This white paper makes the case that ROI determination can be approached in a unified, structured and straightforward way.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 11 Feb 2016

Oracle Corporation

Quantitative Analysis of a Prefabricated vs. Traditional Data Center
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will quantify the capital cost differences between prefabricated vs. traditional data centers, as well as learn why prefabrication does not come at a capex premium. Access this paper to discover the impact of rack density for both designs, and discover a side-by-side architecture comparison between prefab and "stick built".
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Schneider Electric

Client Study: Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report features quantitative statistics documenting the required time, skills and the typical workflow IT security teams utilize to investigate suspected network attacks, security breaches and recognized data loss scenarios. Uncover findings from 196 US IT and IT security practitioners.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

Your Guide to Virtualization Features and Capabilities
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This guide presents several categories of virtualization technology and displays each one's accompanying capabilities. Read on to explore how virtualization can help you automate time-consuming and complicated manual tasks.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 22 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Top 5 Pitfalls to Avoid in Your Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers five common, critical pitfalls to avoid when building a data protection strategy. Read on to learn how to navigate through these pitfalls so that your enterprise can implement a data protection solution that eliminates complexity, reduces staff inefficiencies, enables faster decisions, and accelerates your ROI.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 22 Jan 2016

Veritas

ROI of IT Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the importance of a disaster recovery (DR) solution using an ROI analysis as an argument for the investment. Read on to learn how your enterprise can choose a DR and business continuity strategy that will match your needs and how to calculate ROI for your DR solutions.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Acronis

8 Reasons why Users are Rethinking their SIEM Strategy
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief yet informative infographic highlights eight reasons why having the right SIEM approach is critical to productivity, compliance and ROI. Read on to determine if your current SIEM practices are doing the most for your network security.
Posted: 11 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

The Total Economic Impact of Online CRM Tools
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this report now to learn which CRM tools delivered on cost savings, improved sales, and increased agility. Inside, you'll uncover the benefits of online versus on-premises platforms.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

Microsoft

Get the Most Out of Your ERP Investment
sponsored by Lumenia Consulting
WHITE PAPER: This whitepaper outlines how you can make your ERP investment count. Read now to learn best practices for implementing and maintaining ERP systems.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Lumenia Consulting

Buyer’s Guide: Choosing the Right Project and Portfolio Management Solution
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: This guide is for IT pros tasked with this critical buying decision and addresses both immediate and long-term needs. Learn how the right platform can speed innovation within your organization and maximize the ROI of your investments over time.
Posted: 12 Jun 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

CA Technologies.

Follow the Money: Big Data ROI and Inline Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll uncover ways to maximize ROI on your big data initiatives. Learn what successful businesses are doing to make this possible, and why in-memory computing is a critical part of the operation.
Posted: 27 May 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

IBM

Case Study: White River Health Improves Backup with Deduplication
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights how White River Health System improved the efficiency of their backups by implementing an autonomy backup and recovery software product. Read on to learn how this product, combined with hardware deduplication, can enable your enterprise to protect your workstations, reduce your backup administration overhead, and more.
Posted: 23 Apr 2015 | Published: 23 Apr 2015

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

Generate ROI with IT and Business Intelligence
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn how businesses are rethinking the IT infrastructure. Gain insights into strategies that significantly reduce costs and complexity of new initiatives by leveraging Business Intelligence (BI) platforms with IT expertise.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Information Builders

The Key to Maximizing the Value of Data
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this rich white paper to learn the qualities of an effective analytics program from industry leaders. See where your business stacks up in comparison to others, with fascinating findings based on various professional surveys.
Posted: 31 Mar 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Information Builders

The Business Value of Dropbox for Business
sponsored by Dropbox for Business
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how Dropbox for Business can not only protect sensitive data, but also provide businesses with a strong ROI by boosting productivity. Read on to discover how this program can decrease the number of lost files, decrease infrastructure costs, improve customer service, and more.
Posted: 30 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Nov 2014

Dropbox for Business

Drive Security, Efficiency and Performance with ADCs
sponsored by A10 Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper is designed to lay out the ROI for ADCs. Uncover ways ADC solutions can be used to increase efficiencies in your infrastructure to significantly reduce your expenses, all the while increasing your competitive advantage.
Posted: 11 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

A10 Networks

The Great Debate: One Integrated Business System vs. Siloed Applications
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: This white paper analyzes the inefficiencies caused by running disparate business applications and systems across your various departments, and demonstrates how a cloud-based software can unify your critical-business processes.
Posted: 04 Dec 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2015

NetSuite

BI Deployments: What You Need For Fast and Demonstrable ROI
sponsored by Dimensional Insight, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper features a fountain of information on what the right BI/analytics application can do for your organization. Discover the ways an intuitve program can efficiently carry out everyday tasks such as retrieving, analyzing, transforming and reporting data for BI, while getting the most for your bottom line.
Posted: 23 Mar 2015 | Published: 28 Mar 2014


The Total Economic Impact of a Storage Virtualization System
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report looks at the total economic impact and ROI of a sample storage virtualization product.
Posted: 18 Mar 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2014

IBM
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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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