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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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Cloud Services: Total Economic Benefits Assessment Guide
sponsored by Citrix
WHITE PAPER: By now, everyone knows that the cloud is a strong option because of its cost benefit. But have you ever done an exact breakdown to see where the savings happen? This paper provides economic comparisons between perpetually licensed software, and newer cloud service equivalents.
Posted: 15 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 Jul 2017

Citrix

Client Virtualization Planning Guide
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) is increasingly the preferred infrastructure solution for virtualized desktop and application deployments. Read this white paper for guidance on planning client virtualization deployments using HCI in order to achieve best-in-class user experience and positive ROI.
Posted: 06 Nov 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

Are You Still Paying for Virtualization?
sponsored by Nutanix
WHITE PAPER: It's important to periodically ask whether the benefits your business gets from virtualization tools are commensurate with the cost. Many organizations inevitably find that they are paying to license tools they either aren't using at all or are not getting much benefit from. Access this white paper to learn how to lower your virtualization costs.
Posted: 19 Oct 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Nutanix

Re-Engineering the Hybrid Cloud Journey: The 5 Critical Phases
sponsored by CloudVelox
WHITE PAPER: Previous ideas about optimal re-architecting for cloud optimization have grinded hybrid cloud projects to a halt, so a new strategy has emerged. This guide outlines the five critical phases of this new hybrid cloud migration strategy based on automation and post-migration optimization and refactoring.
Posted: 17 Oct 2017 | Published: 17 Oct 2017

CloudVelox

Achieve The Benefits Of Cloud With Your Critical Applications
sponsored by Cintra
WHITE PAPER: It is time to migrate your applications to the cloud. Many organizations have already started this process, some even realizing new capabilities. Access this white paper to learn about the benefits you can expect to realize from migrating to the cloud.
Posted: 06 Oct 2017 | Published: 30 Dec 2016

Cintra

A Guide to Better TCO and Agility With Hyper-Converged Infrastructure
sponsored by VMware
WHITE PAPER: This custom white paper explores how organizations are reaping huge rewards in terms of performance boosts, cost savings, and improved scale by switching to HCI, as well as describes how vSAN can help you make these goals a reality.
Posted: 04 Oct 2017 | Published: 04 Oct 2017

VMware

Future-Ready Cloud
sponsored by Intel
WHITE PAPER: 60% of enterprise IT organizations are testing or planning to implement a hybrid cloud strategy within two years. Access this white paper to see why so many are investing in hybrid clouds and how they help future-proof your data center.
Posted: 07 Sep 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

Intel

The Shift to SaaS: A High-Value Opportunity for ISVs
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: This white paper will discuss the benefits that stem from changes to an ISV's business model and operating model, as well as suggestions on how to prepare for a SaaS transition. See how 20 ISVs successfully transitioned from a traditional software licensing and delivery model to SaaS.
Posted: 01 Sep 2017 | Published: 01 Jun 2017

Microsoft

All-Flash Buyer's Guide: Tips for Evaluating Solid State Arrays
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: This guide will help you understand the most important selection criteria when purchasing SSDs. Discover details on primary considerations such as performance, capacity and scalability, and 3 more ways to simplify all-flash storage decision-making.
Posted: 29 Jun 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2017

NetApp

Backup, Archiving and Recovery: Reduce Capex Costs, TCO, and More
sponsored by Rubrik
WHITE PAPER: Access now as you learn from our experts how ramping up investment in your backup, archiving and recovery infrastructure can reduce TCO, reduce your data center footprint, and improve your data efficiency dramatically.
Posted: 26 Jun 2017 | Published: 26 Jun 2017

Rubrik

SAP's License Administration Workbench is NOT a Software Asset Management or License Optimization Solution
sponsored by Snow Software
WHITE PAPER: SAP's license administration workbench isn't the same as software asset management. This white paper compares these apples and oranges to help you understand the pros and cons of each and why you need both to make the most of your SAP investment.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 31 Mar 2016

Snow Software

The CIO's IT Transformation Survival Guide
sponsored by Rackspace Intel
WHITE PAPER: IT transform is a necessity that every organization will have to deal with in order to stay competitive. This e-book offers some best practices and tips to help you survive your organization's transformation. Learn from the CIOs who have gone before you and how they were able to find success.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 25 May 2017

Rackspace Intel

Transform IT and Reduce Risk With Converged Infrastructure and Availability Software
sponsored by Veeam Software
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses how converged infrastructure systems can be leveraged in tandem with availability tools to significantly enhance application availability, improve business agility, simplify IT operational management, lower costs, and mitigate risk.
Posted: 31 May 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

Veeam Software

Hyperconverged Platforms: ROI for the Mid-Enterprise
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
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: 25 May 2017 | Published: 29 Feb 2016

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

HPE Synergy advantages vs. Cisco UCS
sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: Composable infrastructure is the next step in infrastructure's evolution, providing the same level of support for both traditional and cloud applications. This white paper compares two composable infrastructure services and provides you with an understanding of what you need to look for in an infrastructure service.
Posted: 22 May 2017 | Published: 28 Apr 2017

Hewlett Packard Enterprise

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

Next Generation Firewall Comparative Report
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This report examines 11 next generation firewalls, evaluating for overall security, performance, and TCO. Take a look to see which providers lead the pack, which ones to avoid, and more.
Posted: 20 Sep 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Improve Performance and TCO with SQL Server and the Right Compute
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Corporate
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: 12 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 Aug 2016

HPE and Intel® Corporate

Reduce TCO for Your Data Center with a Streamlined Hardware Maintenance Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how using a lifecycle approach to data center equipment maintenance and consolidating support vendors can help CPOs achieve goals like – reducing TCO, ease of vendor and contract management, optimizing IT availability and more.
Posted: 12 Apr 2017 | Published: 30 Jun 2016

IBM

Empower Innovation with the Right Unified Collaboration Strategy
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Not only can effective collaboration tools better meet standards for enterprise security, but the business benefits are profound and well-documented. Discover integrated, cloud-based tools that can improve ROI, lower TCO, increase efficiency and user satisfaction, and more.
Posted: 05 Apr 2017 | Published: 05 Apr 2017

IBM

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

Navigating IT Transformation
sponsored by HPE and Intel® Xeon
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® Xeon

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® Xeon
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® Xeon

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