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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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Accelerate Precision Medicine
sponsored by Pure Storage
WHITE PAPER: How are genomics organizations able to store, access, and analyze the big data they are creating? And how are they using it to improve the healthcare industry? Access this white paper to answer these questions and how racks of legacy storage are being replaced for 50-80% less TCO.
Posted: 29 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Pure Storage

Performance Evaluation Criteria for Hyperconverged Infrastructure
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: 85% of IT pros surveyed currently use hyperconverged infrastructures (HCI) technology or plan to over the next 12 months. In this vendor-neutral Enterprise Strategy Group report, Senior Analyst Mike Leone explores why organizations are adopting HCI and gives you 3 key questions to evaluate HCI performance for yourself.
Posted: 21 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Nutanix

Cloud Best Practices for ROI Boost
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: It takes the right management strategy to make moving workloads to the cloud worth the effort. Here are 11 best practices to help you decipher which workloads to move to the cloud, which to keep on-premise, and how to get the most significant ROI from your cloud efforts.
Posted: 20 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Feb 2017

HPE and Intel®

Accelerating and Strengthening Cloud Development and Operations
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: Cloud computing enables your IT to spend more time on innovation. However, you can't just jump into cloud and hope for the best. Learn about a cloud management platform that works with several public cloud vendors and give your IT the reins to lead your organization's innovation.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Dec 2016

ServiceNow

Digital Transformation: More than a Buzzword
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Digital transformation may be another buzzword, but its still crucial, referring to your IT update strategy. This white paper lays out the importance of having a digital transformation strategy in place, how to adapt your business model, and why you should consider using Linux for SAP applications for a more flexible future.
Posted: 15 Mar 2017 | Published: 28 Dec 2016

Red Hat

Data Center: Build vs Buy
sponsored by Colospace Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Your data center needs to be on the cutting-edge to make sure it can handle any technological disruptions that pop up. The question is, do you build and maintain your own or buy into colocation? Access this white paper to learn about colocation and the reasons why it is growing in popularity.
Posted: 07 Mar 2017 | Published: 07 Mar 2017

Colospace Inc.

Hyperconverged Platforms: ROI for the MidEnterprise
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
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®

Navigating IT Transformation
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: IT transformation is the hot new trend, but you've got some hoops to jump through first. This comprehensive IDG paper is here to report on some of the common troubles that your peers are having with their IT transformations and what you can do to avoid these costly mistakes.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 03 Mar 2017

HPE and Intel®

Bring Mac To The Enterprise with A Modern Approach
sponsored by vmware airwatch
WHITE PAPER: Apple began aligning management profiles in Mac and iOS software years ago so that Macs could be managed alongside iOS devices with mobile device management (MDM). This whitepaper summarizes the key challenges of Mac management and outlines considerations and product features to help ensure a successful deployment.
Posted: 03 Mar 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

vmware airwatch

Improve Performance and TCO with SQL Server and the Right Compute
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Recent technologies have emerged to strain databases, forcing expansion in both size and number. Access this white paper for best practices to improve database performance and TCO with SQL server and the right compute.
Posted: 02 Mar 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel®

Reducing Costs in Your Oracle Database Environment
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
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®

It's Time to Revisit VDI
sponsored by Dizzion
WHITE PAPER: Virtual desktops and virtual desktop infrastructure (VDI) didn't initially live up to the hype, but they have come a long way since their debut. Access this white paper to learn about the advancements in VDI that are making mobility more viable to organizations of all sizes.
Posted: 22 Feb 2017 | Published: 22 Feb 2017

Dizzion

The Best of Both Worlds: Using a Hybrid Approach to Boost IT Agility
sponsored by HPE and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Can't choose between on-premise and cloud infrastructures? Get both. Access this white paper to review the conversation surrounding hybrid IT and how it addresses SMBs' concerns about their current IT infrastructures.
Posted: 13 Feb 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel®

Which Platform is the Best Fit for Your Use Case?
sponsored by ModoModo
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how to best evaluate different platforms and figure out which one best fits your particular business needs. You'll understand the 5 keys to deciding which business process management platform works best for your organization's particular use case.
Posted: 10 Feb 2017 | Published: 10 Feb 2017

ModoModo

How to Keep Your Business Applications Running at All Times
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: The modern business landscape is constantly moving, shifting, working--competing. If your employees don't have constant access to the business applications or data they need, your organization will suffer. Access this white paper to learn how to keep your business applications always on.
Posted: 26 Jan 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

NetApp

Get the Benefits of All Flash, Simplified
sponsored by Dell EMC and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Flash storage is a simple, high performing method of managing and seamlessly extending data storage to the cloud. Access this white paper to learn about one flash storage platform that has intelligent wear leveling and automated, policy based tiering to prolong the life of your investment.
Posted: 30 Nov 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2016

Dell EMC and Intel®

Optimizing TCO for Data Protection Storage
sponsored by Cohesity
WHITE PAPER: For primary storage platforms, IT admins are choosing to invest in new technologies rather than spend money to update existing ones but it's important not to overlook secondary storage environments, specifically data protection storage. In this white paper, discover three key things to consider when evaluating data protection platforms.
Posted: 19 Oct 2016 | Published: 29 Jul 2016

Cohesity

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

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

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

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

Hedvig Inc

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 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

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
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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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