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DEFINITION: In venture investing and new company development, the burn rate is the rate at which a new company is spending its capital while waiting for profitable operation. Typically, a new company, especially in new, fast-growing fields such as Internet commerce or publishing, expects in its early stages to spend money faster than it can take in revenue. The term is often seen in financial reviews and discussions  … 
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CIO keeps Network Rail on track for £1bn transformation
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WHITE PAPER: Network Rail’s CIO, Susan Cooklin, says her biggest challenge is increasing the business literacy of her IT staff. She said the rail company faces a period of restructuring and budget pressures.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 10 Sep 2010

ComputerWeekly.com

Clarifying the Value of Human Capital for Finance Professionals
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WHITE PAPER: HR and Financials together? Research indicates 81% of organizations believe it's important to align the workforce to goals and financials, yet 46% say Finance doesn't work with HR to improve the process. Read this whitepaper from Ventana Research for a complete report on unifying the management of people and financials.
Posted: 25 Mar 2014 | Published: 25 Mar 2014

Workday

Clarifying the Value of Human Capital for Finance Professionals
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: HR and Financials together? Research indicates 81% of organizations believe it's important to align the workforce to goals and financials, yet 46% say Finance doesn't work with HR to improve the process. Read this whitepaper from Ventana Research for a complete report on unifying the management of people and financials.
Posted: 08 Oct 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Workday

Cloud Computing - A Silver Bullet for Finance
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WHITE PAPER: The benefits of cloud computing—a high return on investment, greater staff efficiencies, optimization of IT resources, and enhanced visibility and access to information—have piqued the interest of finance leaders. Read the whitepaper to discover the benefits of moving finance operations to the cloud.
Posted: 21 Mar 2014 | Published: 21 Mar 2014

Workday

Cloud enabling the banking industry
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ESSENTIAL GUIDE: This report explores how the banking industry architecture network (Bian) service landscape may be used to define a comprehensive commercial blueprint that could be used to cloud-enable the banking industry.
Posted: 20 Oct 2014 | Published: 20 Oct 2014

ComputerWeekly.com

Cloud Software Spending Survey 2012
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Download this exclusive report from Kew Associates and Computer Weekly to learn how businesses plan to invest in cloud software between 2012 and 2017.
Posted: 14 Jan 2013 | Published: 14 Jan 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Compete more effectively with cloud service providers
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WHITE PAPER: Read this whitepaper to find out how to alleviate your customers' need for dedicated backup infrastructures and specialized IT resources. Learn how you can deliver tailored services.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

Hewlett-Packard Limited

CIO Insights: Fortifying ITIL and Change Management Strategies for Business Benefit
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EGUIDE: This expert e-guide provides tips and tactics to help you fortify your IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework in order to achieve significant IT and business benefits. Also inside, count down four ways that you can improve your change management strategy.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 08 Jul 2013

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

CIO Tips for Seeing the ITIL Light
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EGUIDE: CIOs often struggle to understand how the IT Infrastructure Library (ITIL) framework can be beneficial to their organization. This expert e-guide will help make the business case for ITIL adoption, providing an overview of the monetary benefits of ITIL as well as tips for viewing ITIL technology in a friendlier light.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 08 Jul 2013

FrontRange Solutions Inc.

Cisco IBSG Global Research Reveals New Ways for Banks To Prosper in an Omnichannel World
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WHITE PAPER: Banking customers worldwide are ready for an omnichannel experience – are you ready to give it to them? This resource describes the concept of omnichannel banking, why your customers need it, and why you shouldn't wait to offer it to them.
Posted: 17 Aug 2012 | Published: 17 Aug 2012

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Citrix Cloud Platform for Service Providers: It Just Works!
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WEBCAST: During this session we will discuss the benefits for service providers using Citrix CloudPlatform over other products such as VMWare vCloud Director or OpenStack as well as covering the most common pitfalls to avoid when deploying a service provider cloud.
Posted: 20 Jun 2014 | Premiered: Jul 17, 2014

Citrix Ready and Appcore

Close, Consolidate & Report for Dummies
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EBOOK: Download this e-book and find out how a unified close, consolidate and report (CCR) process gives leaders timely and accurate insights to make smarter decisions. You also discover features of the ideal CCR solution and learn what to look for in the selection process.
Posted: 08 Feb 2012 | Published: 08 Feb 2012

IBM

Cloud Computing by Government Agencies: Meeting Business and Security Challenges in the Cloud
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TECHNICAL ARTICLE: This article briefly describes the procurement challenges and then jumps into advising government cloud service purchasers on the positives and negatives of security in the cloud, and how to manage their potential vendors' security risks. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 13 Sep 2010 | Published: 17 Aug 2010

IBM

Cloudonomics: The Economics of Cloud Computing
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WHITE PAPER: In this paper we detail these four mechanisms and introduce several case studies and examples to show the increased economic value that Cloud Computing brings to an organization.
Posted: 11 Feb 2011 | Published: 11 Feb 2011

Rackspace Hosting

Collaborative Commerce for Dummies
sponsored by Ariba, Inc.
EBOOK: This e-book describes how using a cloud-based suite of applications and services integrated with a community of experts and trading partners can fuel the collaboration needed to improve your performance and profits.
Posted: 04 Nov 2011 | Published: 04 Nov 2011

Ariba, Inc.

Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of SME On-Premises Business Management Applications and SAP Business ByDesign
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ANALYST BRIEF: In this document, we analyze the lifetime cost of ownership for a typical on-premises SME business management system and compare it to the cost of an equivalent SAP Business ByDesign implementation.
Posted: 12 Mar 2010 | Published: 12 Mar 2010

SAP*

Comparing the Total Cost of Ownership of SME On-Premises Business Management Applications and SAP Business ByDesign
sponsored by SAP AG
ANALYST REPORT: This paper will analyze the lifetime cost of ownership for a typical on-premises SME business management system and compare it to the cost of an equivalent SAP Business ByDesign implementation.
Posted: 17 Jan 2011 | Published: 14 Jan 2011

SAP AG

Compliance in the Corporate World How Fax Server Technology Minimizes Compliance Risks
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WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the potential compliance related benefits to adopting fax server technology.
Posted: 11 Apr 2012 | Published: 11 Apr 2012

OpenText

Computer Weekly - 13 December 2011: Read this week’s special issue announcing the UKtech50 – the 50 most influential people in UK IT.
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EZINE: In this week's special issue of Computer Weekly, we reveal the UKtech50 - our list of the 50 most influential people in UK IT. This year's winner is Mike Lynch, CEO of Autonomy, who talks in an exclusive interview about his hopes for the UK technology industry, and life at HP since the company's 7bn GBP acquisition. Download the new issue now.
Posted: 12 Dec 2011 | Published: 09 Dec 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 14 February 2012: Does government IT deliver value for money?
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EZINE: This week’s Computer Weekly, investigates the costs of government IT, asking whether taxpayers are getting value for money from the 8,000 IT staff employed by Whitehall. We also examine how IT leaders are preparing for the growth of bring-your-own-device policies and the mobile security implications.
Posted: 13 Feb 2012 | Published: 14 Feb 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 27 March 2012: What the Budget means for IT
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EZINE: This week’s Computer Weekly asks what chancellor George Osborne's Budget means for the UK IT community and if he can deliver his goal to make Britain "the technology centre of Europe". Also you'll find the final part of our private cloud Buyer's Guide and we examine the options for choosing the right WAN optimisation strategy.
Posted: 26 Mar 2012 | Published: 27 Mar 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 29 November 2011: Read this week’s issue of the UK’s leading technology publication, featuring the latest news, analysis and opinion about UK IT
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we go behind the scenes at the datacentre that knows everything about you, at credit checking firm Experian. We analyse the government's new plans to change the way it works with IT suppliers; and kick-off our Buyer's Guide to outsourcing with a look at the latest trends. Download the new issue now.
Posted: 28 Nov 2011 | Published: 28 Nov 2011

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 31 January 2012: The importance of IT strategy
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EZINE: In this week’s Computer Weekly, we look at the importance of IT strategy when budgets are under pressure. The first part of our Buyer’s Guide to virtualisation examines the barriers preventing many organisations from adopting the technology; and Transport for London’s CIO talks about how IT helps avoid Olympic travel chaos. Download the issue now.
Posted: 30 Jan 2012 | Published: 31 Jan 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly - 6 March 2012: Windows 8 - tablet meets desktop
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EZINE: This week’s Computer Weekly delves into the new world of Windows 8. We also talk to some top CIOs about how the downturn has shaped their priorities. You'll also find the third and final part of our Buyer's Guide to IPv6 migration, all inside this digital magazine.
Posted: 05 Mar 2012 | Published: 06 Mar 2012

ComputerWeekly.com

Computer Weekly 25 October 2011: Read this week's issue of the UK's leading technology publication, with news, analysis and opinion on the topics that matter to IT managers
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we ask IT experts to help answer the question of why so many big IT projects fail. We report from VMware's user conference in Copenhagen on the latest developments in virtualisation, and analyse the emerging threat from military-style cyber attacks on corporate IT networks. Download the new issue now.
Posted: 21 Oct 2011 | Published: 21 Oct 2011

ComputerWeekly.com
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BURN RATE DEFINITION (continued): …  about new Internet companies, public or private, where the question is whether revenue will begin to flow in sufficient amounts before the invested capital plus revenue is "burnt up." When the burn rate begins to exceed plan or revenue fails to meet expectations, the usual recourse is to reduce the burn rate (which, in most companies, means reducing the staff). When it is burnt up (or before), a company has to find additional capital through loans, private equity investors, or a public stock offering; merge with or sell itself to another company; go non-profit; or terminate its operation.Michael … 
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