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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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Ultra-Sized Storage Challenges Demand Ultra-Dense Storage Solutions
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper focuses on "ultra-dense" storage arrays that can solve data management problems with massive capacity, compact footprints, and budget-stretching efficiency. Read more to learn how implementing a dense-array can provide efficiency, performance, and easy manageability for your enterprise's storage.
Posted: 18 Nov 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2015

Dell, Inc.

Identity and Access Management Users Maximize Their ROI
sponsored by ForgeRock
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic and learn how to maximize ROI on your identity access management, consolidate the identity data of customers to one platform, and more.
Posted: 17 Nov 2015 | Published: 17 Nov 2015


Software Defined Networking: Agility for Cloud-Era Technologies
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to find out the state of software-defined networking adoption, its drivers, and three essential benefits SDN deployment can bring your business and IT environment.
Posted: 16 Nov 2015 | Published: 16 Nov 2015


Infographic: Is your Network Ready to Support a Mobile Workforce?
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Access this infographic to determine if your network is mobile-ready, with factors such as Wi-Fi, security, and backbone bandwidth taken into consideration.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2015

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Proactively Support Your IT Needs with a Technical Support Service Provider
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the important qualities a technical support provider should have, including flexibility, responsiveness, consistency, and more. Read on to see how choosing a technical support provider that focuses on quality and adding value to your organization will enhance your IT infrastructure and help you mitigate business risks.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 31 Jul 2012


Analyzing the Economic Value of Flash Storage Compared to Traditional Disk
sponsored by Data#3
WHITE PAPER: Access this research report to determine the relative costs and benefits of leveraging flash storage over a likely traditional storage alternative.
Posted: 06 Nov 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2015


Enabling the Digital Enterprise Through Community Cloud
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will help you determine how to ready your network for community cloud, allowing you to streamline business processes and connect employees.
Posted: 04 Nov 2015 | Published: 04 Nov 2015

Dimension Data

The Total Economic Impact of Comprehensive Security
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper analyzes the TEI and ROI for one suite of security solutions and discusses how you can get the most out of your security spending.
Posted: 28 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Alert Logic

How to Deliver Business Value Through Secure Mobility
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: In this brief white paper, you will discover an enterprise mobility management (EMM) solution that will guide you through each phase of your mobility journey. Learn how to enable secure mobility and drive effective productivity in your organization.
Posted: 22 Oct 2015 | Published: 22 Oct 2015


How to Maximize Your Cloud Return
sponsored by Adapt Services
WHITE PAPER: Access this strategy guide to learn how to get the most out of your existing cloud infrastructure investments, as well as your established cloud service provider relationship. Discover the benefits of leveraging cloud services and how to build sustainable relationships with service providers.
Posted: 01 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Adapt Services

The Missing Piece: Enhancing the Value of Marketing Automation with Sales Conversion Management
sponsored by Conversica
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents the benefits of implementing an automated lead generation strategy for sales conversion management. Discover how such an approach can dramatically improve the ROI of CRM applications.
Posted: 16 Sep 2015 | Published: 16 Sep 2015


PHS Group Polishes Its Service Capabilities with Mobility Solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This case study highlights one a holistic, mobile service that promises to improve company-wide productivity. Learn how your organization will benefit from polishing your workforce mobility by tracking productivity and reducing manual processes.
Posted: 02 Sep 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2012


Infographic: The Total Economic Impact of API Management Technology
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: The following infographic contains findings on the financial impact of API management technology. Learn how to deliver substantial ROI while efficiently managing APIs with various skill levels.
Posted: 26 Aug 2015 | Published: 26 Aug 2015

CA Technologies.

The Total Economic Impact of API Management Investments
sponsored by CA Technologies.
WHITE PAPER: Top analysts have provided a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of API management tools. Read on and discover how to support API management initiatives that bolster productivity, increase revenue, and improve the user experience.
Posted: 26 Aug 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2015

CA Technologies.

Achieve Immediate Value from your ITSM Investment, Without the Hassle
sponsored by Unisys
WHITE PAPER: This white paper offers the information you need to install, manage, maintain and optimize your ITSM application management investment. Learn how to achieve the lowest possible total cost of ownership and the highest level of availability.
Posted: 26 Aug 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015


ROI Analysis: Red Hat Jboss Fuse and Red Hat Jboss A-MQ Compared with Apache Community Projects
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Those who move from Apache projects to Red Hat products can expect a significant return on their investment and reduced expenses, based on several important areas of improvement.Read this white paper for an ROI analysis of Red Hat and to learn about the benefits of moving to Red Hat
Posted: 12 Aug 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Red Hat

ROI Analysis: Red Hat Jboss BPM Suite 6 Versus Community Projects
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains how moving from jBPM and Drools to JBoss BPM Suite can result in a significant return on investment. Read now to learn about JBoss BPM Suite features.
Posted: 30 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Mar 2014

Red Hat

Red Hat ROI Analysis: Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Only a subscription to JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP) meets the demanding requirements for mission-critical applications and includes the assurance of service-level agreement (SLA)-based support, patches, updates, and multi-year maintenance policies. Access this white paper for an ROI analysis of JBoss EAP.
Posted: 28 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Aug 2014

Red Hat

How to align supply and demand of your IT services
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This brief guide gives you tips for gaining complete visibility into IT costs, and it models this process by explaining how you can make money-driven decisions about cloud adoption.
Posted: 30 Jun 2015 | Published: 24 Jun 2014


Calculating The ROI for Embedding Analytics Capabilities In your Software Applications
sponsored by LogiAnalytics
WHITE PAPER: This white paper takes a no-nonsense approach to discovering which side of the "buy versus build" dichotomy you belong on, based on your business' requirements. Learn to prioritize your needs and effectively solve this buzzworthy dilemma.
Posted: 19 May 2015 | Published: 19 May 2015


5 Ways a Workstation Can Benefit Your Bottom Line
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the return on investment (ROI) of professional workstations versus standard PC platforms for graphics-intensive applications. You'll learn five ways workstations can financially benefit your organization.
Posted: 30 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Measuring Mobile: How to Quantify the Success of Your Mobile Initiative
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, find formulas for deriving the ROI of your mobile programs both in terms of customer engagement and operational efficiency.
Posted: 29 Apr 2015 | Published: 29 Apr 2015


BI Usage in Europe and North America
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this study to learn more about how today's businesses approach information management. Discover fascinating findings that illustrate the importance of leverageing Enterprise Information Management (EIM).
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

Information Builders

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

Rise to the Next Level of Consumer Intelligence
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Access this rich white paper to understand how social media and mobile applications engage and influence consumer behaviors. Read on and learn best practices for advancing in these areas.
Posted: 02 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
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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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