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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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Embracing Hyper-Convergence with VMware Virtual SAN
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Learn how you can transform legacy, siloed, expensive infrastructure into a simple, scalable and cost-efficient data center with VMware Virtual SAN. Read on to view four customer snapshots that demonstrate the benefits of hyper-converged infrastructure that scales for future IT needs.
Posted: 27 May 2016 | Published: 27 May 2016

VMware

Accelerate Business-Critical Applications with Hyper-Converged Software
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Discover the benefits of running your business-critical applications on hyper-converged software, and learn how integrated, software-defined storage can help increase efficiency, improve flexibility, and reduce TCO across the data center. Utilize a hyper-converged software stack to deliver scalability for Microsoft Exchange, and more.
Posted: 24 May 2016 | Published: 24 May 2016

VMware

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

Battery Technology for Data Centers: VRLA vs. Li-ion
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: Examine an overview of li-ion batteries as compared to VRLA batteries for static UPS applications. Access now to discover a sensitivity analysis revealing the TCO drivers for li-ion adoption, as well as the effect of temperature on runtime and cooling, and see how li-ion offers 4x faster charging.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

Schneider Electric

The Benefits of Hybrid Cloud Computing
sponsored by PEER 1
WHITE PAPER: Take a closer look at how the hybrid cloud can drive efficiencies for business and IT. Uncover 8 benefits you can gain from leveraging a hybrid cloud strategy.
Posted: 16 May 2016 | Published: 16 May 2016

PEER 1

Cost Leadership in End-User Computing: Virtual Desktops, Real Savings
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: Explore the history of VDI and how changes to the infrastructure over the years have impacted both operational and capital costs. Also, discover how hyperconverged and cloud strategies are making VDI more affordable than ever before.
Posted: 13 May 2016 | Published: 10 Apr 2015

VMware

Get best-of-breed customer premises equipment for a flat monthly fee
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Outdated customer premises equipment (CPE) can hold you back from taking advantage of advances in communications technology and applications. Access this white paper for a solution that will help manage your CPE, improve business performance, and stay ahead of the competition.
Posted: 10 May 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

Verizon

Transform your business with Software Defined Networking
sponsored by Verizon
WHITE PAPER: Software-defined networking (SDN) is the new networking standard and many enterprises are still in the early stages of adoption. Read on for a strategic assessment of the benefits of SDN and learn about a service that will ensure that your SDN adoption is as smooth as possible.
Posted: 09 May 2016 | Published: 30 Sep 2015

Verizon

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

Cloud Infrastructure
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Organizations are turning to the cloud as a cost saving tool. Are you certain that your cloud infrastructure is saving as much as similar services can? Access this pricing guide to determine how much more you can save.
Posted: 05 May 2016 | Published: 01 Oct 2015

Red Hat

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


Learn How to Boost Your Database Performance
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems & Intel
WHITE PAPER: This infographic displays several business and technology problems that effect database performance and the solution to each.
Posted: 05 Apr 2016 | Published: 29 Mar 2016

Hitachi Data Systems & Intel

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

Oracle Enters the High-Growth All-Flash Array Market
sponsored by Oracle, in association with Intel
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the all-flash array (AFA) market, specifically Oracle's offerings, and the benefit of AFAs as platforms for mixed workload consolidation. Access now to see how flash deployment can lower your TCO by enabling economic benefits such as lower energy and floor space requirements, lower software licensing costs, and more.
Posted: 23 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Oracle, in association with Intel

Your Guide to Virtualization Features and Capabilities
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: This guide presents several categories of virtualization technology and displays each one's accompanying capabilities. Read on to explore how virtualization can help you automate time-consuming and complicated manual tasks.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 22 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Collaborating in the Cloud: Leaders Report Significant Benefits from a Cloud-Based Approach
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This white paper reviews the business value that can be expected from collaborating in the cloud. Discover survey results that reveal the cloud to be an effective means of leveraging collaborative technologies.
Posted: 05 Oct 2015 | Published: 05 Oct 2015

Cisco

Building your Business Case for Cloud Collaboration: Case Studies and Testimonials
sponsored by Cisco
WHITE PAPER: This resource discusses the experiences of companies that have moved away from on-premises communications systems. You'll learn about how this alternate approach encourages unique ways to use collaboration to improve other areas of the enterprise.
Posted: 05 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Cisco

Total Cost of Ownership: Cloud NAS and Traditional Cloud Storage Compared
sponsored by Nasuni Corporation
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the total cost of ownership of cloud NAS and compares it to traditional approaches to cloud storage. Access now to see how cloud NAS can lower the costs of maintaining your enterprise's storage by unifying platforms, consolidating functionality, and simplifying the entire storage stack.
Posted: 19 Aug 2015 | Published: 19 Aug 2015

Nasuni Corporation

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®

5 Ways to Lower Costs With Highly Manageable Infrastructure
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Learn what features you should look for when creating a highly manageable infrastructure.
Posted: 29 Jun 2015 | Published: 18 Nov 2014

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Capitalize on a Big Opportunity: Move Enterprise Services to the Cloud
sponsored by Dimension Data
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative guidebook to learn how you can build a successful enterprise cloud solution.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 20 May 2015

Dimension Data

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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