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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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Cloud Services: Total Economic Benefits Assessment Guide
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: By now, everyone knows that the cloud is a strong option because of its cost benefit. But have you ever done an exact breakdown to see where the savings happen? This paper provides economic comparisons between perpetually licensed software, and newer cloud service equivalents.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Citrix

Oracle Cloud: What You Need to Know
sponsored by Oracle & Explorer
WHITE PAPER: Everyone has a different idea of cloud computing. Some have a limited view of the cloud despite its recent maturity. Access this white paper to see what cloud computing actually means. You will find out how cloud helps solve real world problems, whether a cloud service is right for your environment, and more.
Posted: 09 Nov 2017 | Published: 09 Nov 2017

Oracle & Explorer

Client Virtualization Planning Guide
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is increasingly the preferred infrastructure solution for virtualized desktop and application deployments. Read this white paper for guidance on planning client virtualization deployments using HCI in order to achieve best-in-class user experience and positive ROI.
Posted: 06 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Don't Short-Circuit Transformation Efforts: 3 Steps to Maximize ROI
sponsored by Comcast
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, chock full of statistics from research companies like Gartner, IDC, and IDG, uncover3 steps to maximizing your ROI while going through digital transformation.
Posted: 27 Oct 2017 | Published: 27 Oct 2017

Comcast

5 Things to Consider When Comparing Costs for Composable Infrastructure versus Traditional IT
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Composable infrastructure delivers where traditional IT cannot, but is it worth the investment? This Frost & Sullivan report covers five cost and value considerations that will reshape the way you think about composable infrastructure versus traditional IT.
Posted: 23 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Are You Still Paying for Virtualization?
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: It's important to periodically ask whether the benefits your business gets from virtualization tools are commensurate with the cost. Many organizations inevitably find that they are paying to license tools they either aren't using at all or are not getting much benefit from. Access this white paper to learn how to lower your virtualization costs.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Nutanix

Re-Engineering the Hybrid Cloud Journey: The 5 Critical Phases
sponsored by CloudVelox
WHITE PAPER: Previous ideas about optimal re-architecting for cloud optimization have grinded hybrid cloud projects to a halt, so a new strategy has emerged. This guide outlines the five critical phases of this new hybrid cloud migration strategy based on automation and post-migration optimization and refactoring.
Posted: 17 Oct 2017 | Published: 17 Oct 2017

CloudVelox

Achieve The Benefits Of Cloud With Your Critical Applications
sponsored by Cintra
WHITE PAPER: It is time to migrate your applications to the cloud. Many organizations have already started this process, some even realizing new capabilities. Access this white paper to learn about the benefits you can expect to realize from migrating to the cloud.
Posted: 06 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Cintra

Igniting Innovation with Servers
sponsored by Dell EMC Intel (Xeon) ®
WHITE PAPER: Servers are the bedrock of the modern software-defined data center and the key to building a flexible, efficient and cloud-enabled infrastructure. Access this white paper to learn about a server that provides security and scalability.
Posted: 29 Sep 2017 | Published: 29 Sep 2017

Dell EMC Intel (Xeon) ®

Accelerate Business Agility with Faster Server Refresh Cycles
sponsored by Dell EMC Intel (Xeon) ®
WHITE PAPER: IDC recently measured the business value of refreshing server infrastructure and the impact on business outcomes. Access this white paper to learn why you need to refresh your infrastructure on a faster cadence and how you stand to benefit.
Posted: 29 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Dell EMC Intel (Xeon) ®

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

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.

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

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
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

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

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

Leveraging Public PaaS to Drive Business Benefits
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: In order to meet the demand for new business applications with intuitiveness and functionality similar to that of consumer apps, many organizations are turning to public platform as a service (PaaS) for faster app development. Access this white paper to learn why.
Posted: 27 Sep 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Oracle Corporation

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

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
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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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