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ALSO CALLED: IT TCO, Cost of Ownership, Cost Savings Calculators, Total Cost of Ownership, Cost Calculators, TCO Calculators
DEFINITION: TCO (total cost of ownership) is a type of calculation designed to help consumers and enterprise managers assess both direct and indirect costs and benefits related to the purchase of any IT component. The intention is to arrive at a final figure that will reflect the effective cost of purchase, all things considered. When you decide to buy a computer you may go through a TCO analysis: for example,  … 
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Determine and Compare Hybrid Cloud TCO: Discovering Key Approaches
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Download now to discover 2 methods for determining and comparing hybrid cloud TCO. Learn how to select the right type of hybrid infrastructure that fits your unique requirements for where apps will be deployed across traditional IT, public, private, and managed cloud.
Posted: 27 Sep 2016 | Published: 27 Sep 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Pure Storage Case Study: St. Luke's University Hospital
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: When implemented correctly in virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) environments, flash storage can increase ROI and decrease TCO. Check out this Total Economic Impact (TEI) study conducted by Forrester upon a healthcare system utilizing flash to see real-world financial benefits of an investment in flash storage.
Posted: 20 Sep 2016 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Pure Storage

Four Reasons Governments Use Flash to Consolidate Cloud Applications
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: Using flash storage, government organizations are able to invest in cloud and transform their app development and delivery into a cost efficient, service-centric model. In this white paper, discover the top four reasons why governments choose to consolidate cloud applications on a flash storage platform.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

Pure Storage

Optimize High-Performing DNS Infrastructures for Greater Security
sponsored by EfficientIP
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will examine three methods of optimizing DNS infrastructure to achieve greater security, performance, simplicity, and a drastic reduction in TCO. Access now to learn how to eliminate useless server farms to reduce energy costs and improve protection against furtive attacks.
Posted: 15 Sep 2016 | Published: 15 Sep 2016

EfficientIP

Why Cloud Virtualization Is the Best Fit for Your IT Future
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: When choosing a virtualization platform, there are 5 boxes you must check off before making a firm investment. Access this paper to discover a platform that keeps pace with all environments—including hybrid cloud—and which encompasses broad OS and app ecosystem support, lowers TCO, and more.
Posted: 13 Sep 2016 | Published: 13 Sep 2016

VMware

Addressing the Sharp Demand for Managing IT Complexity (CIO Insight)
sponsored by SAP/Lenovo/Intel
WHITE PAPER: Identify the root causes of IT complexity, and learn how to mitigate the burden it imposes on internal operations, especially agility and real-time information access. Read on now to reduce complexity and simplify IT ops.
Posted: 07 Sep 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

SAP/Lenovo/Intel

SIEM's Total Cost of Ownership: Key Considerations
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Discover factors for assessing SIEM's total cost of ownership. Uncover details on speed to value, security analyst productivity, and more.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Aug 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

SAP on AWS: An Overview
sponsored by UXC Oxygen and Amazon Web Services
WHITE PAPER: Access this resource to discover the benefits and options for running SAP solutions on AWS. Learn how to take advantage of AWS to achieve business agility, cost savings, and high availability by running SAP environments on the AWS cloud, as well as get guidance on how to lower TCO.
Posted: 30 Aug 2016 | Published: 30 Apr 2016

UXC Oxygen and Amazon Web Services

The Next Stage in Supply Chain Management: Cloud
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: As technology evolves the nature of manufacturing changes. Traditional SCM can no longer withstand the pains of simple maintenance. It's time to focus on innovation. Read on to see why the next step in SCM is to the cloud.
Posted: 26 Aug 2016 | Published: 28 Mar 2016

Oracle Corporation

Quantify the Economic Value of IBM Storwize Family Solutions
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Recently, IBM asked ESG to conduct an economic value validation (EVV) for two of its midrange arrays which found a 200% ROI, 61% decrease in CapEx and 56% annual decrease in OpEx. Continue reading to gain a more comprehensive picture of direct and indirect costs and benefits you should consider when evaluating hardware for your storage needs.
Posted: 19 Aug 2016 | Published: 29 Apr 2016

IBM

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

Rapidly Deploying an Easy-to-Manage, Reliable Virtualized Infrastructure
sponsored by NTT ICT
WHITE PAPER: Access this lab validation report to discover if one virtualized, hyper-converged infrastructure rises to meet the workload, budgeting, and mobility needs of your business. Examine from this report hands-on testing and validation for this appliance, with particular attention to ease of deployment, TCO improvement, and scalability.
Posted: 08 Aug 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2016

NTT ICT

Pushing the Start Button on Information Lifecycle Governance
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Strong information governance ensures that big data remains an advantage for your company. It is important to realize that information governance improvement has to come slowly, in steps instead of strides. Read on to gauge your company's information governance maturity and how to set realistic goals.
Posted: 28 Jul 2016 | Published: 30 Jan 2015

IBM

Top 5 Reasons to Upgrade Your EAM
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Improve your capital asset management by accessing this white paper, and discover the top 5 reasons to upgrade your EAM. Download now to lower TCO and enable adoption of high-value extension apps with configurable asset management that offers extended mobile support, and more.
Posted: 28 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Infor

Software-Defined Storage: The CxO View
sponsored by DataCore Software Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Explore the top five use cases of software-defined storage (SDS) and an overview of its benefits, limitations, and vendor landscape. Discover how to choose the right SDS solution for your enterprise so that you can decouple software from hardware, reduce TCO, enable greater data mobility, and more.
Posted: 27 Jul 2016 | Published: 27 Jul 2016

DataCore Software Corporation

From Why to Why Not: The Top 5 Risks of Delaying a Move to the Cloud
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Cost savings are the primary reason that most people are making the switch to cloud, but there are 4 more significant reasons why putting off cloud adoption creates risk for those delaying the inevitable. Access this paper to discover in-depth insight into these top 5 risks.
Posted: 27 Jul 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Infor

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: 19 Jul 2016 | Published: 19 Jul 2016

Infor

Choosing an Enterprise Learning Management System
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This paper deals with an additional set of considerations often overlooked when purchasing a learning management system (LMS), focusing on two particular intangibles: post-purchase vendor support and hidden costs. Read on to learn about how to make the best LMS decision for your organization.
Posted: 18 Jul 2016 | Published: 18 Jul 2016

Infor

10 Key Criteria for Mobile Platform Selection
sponsored by Kony
WHITE PAPER: With so much to consider when looking at mobile app platforms, it can be easy to lose track of important functionalities. This checklist will walk you through 10 requirements when choosing a platform for mobile application development, tables that point out specific capabilities, and specific questions to focus on when looking at each criterion.
Posted: 13 Jul 2016 | Published: 13 Jul 2016

Kony

Financing the IBM FlashSystem Family and Accelerate Your IT Transformation
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: A successful flash system financing plan is key to ensuring acceleration of IT transformation and preserve credit lines for other needs. Discover how to effectively align your expenses with anticipated project benefits, adapt to growing capacity, and lower total cost of ownership with strategic financing.
Posted: 15 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

IBM

Breaking Down the Benefits of Desktop Transformation
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: The future of mobility relies on the technology that it replaced; desktop computing. Desktop computing is undergoing a transformation that will couple it with the advances mobility has to offer. Read on to learn about the benefits this next-gen desktop is promising to deliver.
Posted: 20 May 2016 | Published: 29 Dec 2015

VMware

The What, the Why, and the How of Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: The shift to cloud is all-but inevitable, so grasp the opportunity. This white paper dives into what hybrid cloud is, why it's beneficial, and how to take advantage of it. Access now to take a look at some of the barriers to public-cloud adoption while we cut through unnecessary technicalities to get to the heart of the matter.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Intel Security

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


Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. You'll also learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 22 Jun 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Dell, Inc.

Building a Borderless Business
sponsored by Avaya
WHITE PAPER: Empower your employees — through business collaboration and communications solutions like video, audio and web collaboration — to help grow revenues, improve customer loyalty, and boost productivity. Learn more in this white paper.
Posted: 21 Jun 2016 | Published: 30 Oct 2015

Avaya
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TCO DEFINITION (continued): …  the greater cost price of a high-end computer might be one consideration, but one that would have to be balanced by adding likely repair costs and earlier replacement to the purchase cost of the bargain brand.TCO analysis originated with the Gartner Group several years ago and has since been developed in a number of different methodologies and software tools. TCO analysis performs calculations on extended costs for any purchase - these are called fully burdened costs. For the consumer's purchase of a computer, the fully burdened cost may include costs of purchase, repairs, maintenance, and upgrades. … 
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