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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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What Business Advantages Cloud Has to Offer
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Cloud has a lot to offer businesses, particularly small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs). This white paper takes an in-depth look at the advantages cloud computing has to offer and provides a case study that discusses how one organization benefited from cloud computing.
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

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

Financing the IBM FlashSystem Family
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this white paper to learn how to effectively finance your flash system, in order to ensure acceleration of IT transformation and preserve credit lines for other needs. Learn how to align expenses with anticipated project benefits, adapt to growing capacity, and lower TCO 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

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 5 Considerations in Transitioning to SDN for the Digital Workplace
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: Software-defined networking is an important enabling technology for the digital workplace. By the end of 2020, it is expected to impact about 80% of network purchase decisions. Access this white paper to explore the top five factors you should consider as you transition to SDN.
Posted: 29 Mar 2016 | Published: 23 Mar 2016

Aruba Networks

Evaluating the Next Generation of Threat Prevention
sponsored by Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper looks at a next-generation threat prevention tool, evaluating the effectiveness of this form of technology and the practicality of implementing it.
Posted: 10 Nov 2015 | Published: 10 Nov 2015

Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.

Driving Business Value from Flash-Optimized Storage
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper analyzes flash storage products for values and strengths and deciphers how the technology can best be used. Read on to see how you can drive your business value from flash-optimized storage by implementing the right storage array for your enterprise.
Posted: 17 Sep 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

NetApp

Top Five Ways to Improve Cost Efficiencies And Reduce TCO With Desktop Virtualization
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to examine the top five ways you can improve cost efficiencies and reduce TCO with desktop virtualization. Also, learn about the technologies that can provide the best opportunity to reduce costs and complexity.
Posted: 29 Jul 2015 | Published: 29 Jul 2015

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

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.

The What, the Why, and the How of Hybrid Cloud
sponsored by Intel Security
WHITE PAPER: Many of us have come to think of The Cloud as referring to public or private clouds. However, hybrid cloud means not having to choose. Access this comprehensive white paper to learn about what hybrid clouds really are, the top five business benefits of the hybrid cloud, and 14 reasons why you should re-think going the public cloud route altogether.
Posted: 06 May 2016 | Published: 27 Apr 2016

Intel Security

Maximize Performance and Availability at the Lowest TCO for Your Virtual Environment
sponsored by Quantum Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper highlights a storage solution that can efficiently protect data in virtual environments with high-performance deduplication and hybrid flash storage. Read on to see how this solution can enable your enterprise to maximize performance and availability and lower your TCO in your virtual environment.
Posted: 16 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Quantum Corporation

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

All-Flash Arrays: Lower Storage TCO Through Consolidation
sponsored by EMC
WHITE PAPER: This lab review tests the benefits of consolidating storage needs into a single all-flash array and demonstrates how doing so can improve an enterprise's storage TCO. Read on to discover how this flash technology can simplify your storage and reduce TCO, while providing your enterprise with advanced data services, workload consolidation, and more.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

EMC

Hybrid Cloud Storage Solution for Unstructured Data
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper highlights a hybrid cloud storage solution that addresses the complexities of unstructured data commonly associated with file shares. Access now to see how this solution can help you better manage the growth of your unstructured data.
Posted: 07 Dec 2015 | Published: 07 Dec 2015

Microsoft
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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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