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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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Are You Falling Victim to the 4 Myths of Paid Search Bidding?
sponsored by [24]7
WHITE PAPER: With the paid search adverting landscape changing so rapidly, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction. What was true before may no longer hold water. Inside, 4 common myths in the marketplace are debunked, so you can do what works for your company.
Posted: 27 Mar 2017 | Published: 27 Mar 2017

[24]7

Cloud Best Practices for ROI Boost
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: It takes the right management strategy to make moving workloads to the cloud worth the effort. Here are 11 best practices to help you decipher which workloads to move to the cloud, which to keep on-premise, and how to get the most significant ROI from your cloud efforts.
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

HPE and Intel®

Data Center: Build vs Buy
sponsored by Colospace Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Your data center needs to be on the cutting-edge to make sure it can handle any technological disruptions that pop up. The question is, do you build and maintain your own or buy into colocation? Access this white paper to learn about colocation and the reasons why it is growing in popularity.
Posted: 07 Mar 2017 | Published: 07 Mar 2017

Colospace Inc.

Hyperconverged Platforms: ROI for the MidEnterprise
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
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®

Five Approaches for Migrating Workloads to the Cloud
sponsored by CloudEndure Inc
WHITE PAPER: Cloud migration is seeing a growing adoption rate, but not all migration methods are equal. Use this e-book as a reference to compare the various methods of cloud migration and learn which methods work best for specific use cases, the pros and cons of each method, and more.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 03 Mar 2017

CloudEndure Inc

Reducing Costs in Your Oracle Database Environment
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
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®

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

2016 State-of-The-WAN Report
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The WAN is critically important, which is why after a long period of little to no innovation, organizations are making significant upgrades to their WAN architecture and design. Read this report from Ashton, Metzler & Associates to study the state of the WAN.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

APM in the Digital Economy: What's Hot, What's Not, and What's on the Horizon
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Applications are at the core of digital transformation. Access this Enterprise Management Associates Research Report to learn about the current state of application performance management and how it fits into today's digital economy.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

The Business Value of Riverbed SteelHead
sponsored by Riverbed Technology, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: As digital transformation and cloud computing become more widely adopted, optimizing SaaS and IaaS applications across the WAN becomes more important for globally dispersed enterprises. Access this IDC report to discover the real the business value of a long-time market leader in WAN optimization.
Posted: 23 Feb 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Riverbed Technology, Inc.

4 Considerations When Choosing a DaaS Provider
sponsored by Dizzion
WHITE PAPER: You know the benefits of partnering with a DaaS provider, but do you know what to look for when choosing your partner? Take an in-depth look at 4 major points of consideration to ensure that you make the best decision according to your unique business needs.
Posted: 21 Feb 2017 | Published: 21 Feb 2017

Dizzion

The Best of Both Worlds: Using a Hybrid Approach to Boost IT Agility
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
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®

Which Platform is the Best Fit for Your Use Case?
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to best evaluate different platforms and figure out which one best fits your particular business needs. You'll understand the 5 keys to deciding which business process management platform works best for your organization's particular use case.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 10 Feb 2017

ModoModo

How Choosing the Right Managed Cloud Service Provider Can Maximize the Value of Your SAP Deployment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: When it comes to workload management, finding the right model is vital to optimizing business efforts. Outsourcing workload management to the right cloud MSP can make all the difference. Access this white paper to find out how to choose the right cloud MSP to meet your needs.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

IBM

Choosing a Fax Solution Deployment Model
sponsored by OpenText
WHITE PAPER: Fax is still an important aspect of business communications. Most companies are choosing IT solutions based on deployment methods; do you want on-premises, hybrid, managed/hosted, or cloud? How do you choose?
Posted: 30 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

OpenText

How Open Source Subscriptions Deliver Business Value
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Transferring to open source software (OSS) requires careful guidance to ensure security and maximize ROI during execution. Access this white paper to learn what to look for in an OSS vendor to guide your transition and see what one company offers as part of their customer experience.
Posted: 19 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Red Hat

The top 5 risks of delaying a move to the cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: We were told that cloud hosting was the inevitable norm and have since been waiting for an unavoidable takeover. The recent significant drops in cost mean that time is now. Read on to learn about five reasons why delaying a move to the cloud is creating risk for your organization.
Posted: 17 Aug 2016 | Published: 19 Jul 2016

Infor

Obey these 10 BYOD golden rules
sponsored by IBM MaaS360
WHITE PAPER: Bring your own device (BYOD) is the facet of mobility that is leaving many organizations feeling vulnerable. Here are ten rules, each broken down, to keep you on the right track to taking full advantage of all that mobility has to offer.
Posted: 18 May 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

IBM MaaS360

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

Hedvig Inc

The Total Economic Impact of SQL Server
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this TechTarget e-guide and you'll receive tips on the building blocks of simple and effective SQL Server Administration, including inspecting error logs, verifying scheduled jobs, verifying all server instances are up and more.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Microsoft

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

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

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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