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DEFINITION: The law of diminishing returns is a classic economic concept that states that as more investment in an area is made, overall return on that investment increases at a declining rate, assuming that all variables remain fixed. To continue to make an investment after a certain point (which varies from context to context) is to receive a decreasing return on that input. The law of diminishing returns has  … 
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Top 10 Things You Need to Consider When Buying a Hyper-converged Infrastructure
sponsored by Hewlett-Packard Enterprise
WHITE PAPER: This white paper illustrates how to rein in IT complexity and promote increased flexibility and agility in your organization with hyper-converged infrastructure. Read on to be introduced to the 10 most crucial factors to consider when contemplating hyper-convergence to remove resource silos and improve IT.
Posted: 05 Feb 2016 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise

The Total Economic Impact of SQL Server
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: The purpose of the following study is to provide readers with a framework to evaluate the potential financial impact of SQL Server for mission-critical applications and their organizations. See the results of interviews with six businesses and let their experiences drive your decision-making.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2014

Microsoft

Trends in Data Management: Unlock the True Value Proposition of Big Data
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
RESOURCE: Access this white paper to get a breakdown of essential big data trends. Discover how your organization can take advantage of positive trends like predictive analytics, while mindfully navigating challenges like privacy concerns.
Posted: 04 Feb 2016 | Published: 31 Jan 2015

Oracle Corporation

Quantitative Analysis of a Prefabricated vs. Traditional Data Center
sponsored by Schneider Electric
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will quantify the capital cost differences between prefabricated vs. traditional data centers, as well as learn why prefabrication does not come at a capex premium. Access this paper to discover the impact of rack density for both designs, and discover a side-by-side architecture comparison between prefab and "stick built".
Posted: 01 Feb 2016 | Published: 01 Feb 2016

Schneider Electric

SANS- A Proactive Response to Incident Response
sponsored by Blue Coat Systems
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the keys to lowering IR costs and maximizing ROI, View now and learn how to increase your organization's security level by developing an IR process utilizing manual and basic forensics.
Posted: 29 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Blue Coat Systems

Your Ultimate Guide to Onboarding
sponsored by Silkroad
WHITE PAPER: In this series, you'll uncover reasons why employee retention starts with a well-designed onboarding process to educate new talent about their place within the larger culture. Access now and learn how to increase morale and productivity with a proper onboarding strategy.
Posted: 26 Jan 2016 | Published: 26 Jan 2016

Silkroad

Client Study: Security Intelligence
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This report features quantitative statistics documenting the required time, skills and the typical workflow IT security teams utilize to investigate suspected network attacks, security breaches and recognized data loss scenarios. Uncover findings from 196 US IT and IT security practitioners.
Posted: 25 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Jul 2015

IBM

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

Top 5 Pitfalls to Avoid in Your Data Protection Strategy
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: This white paper uncovers five common, critical pitfalls to avoid when building a data protection strategy. Read on to learn how to navigate through these pitfalls so that your enterprise can implement a data protection solution that eliminates complexity, reduces staff inefficiencies, enables faster decisions, and accelerates your ROI.
Posted: 22 Jan 2016 | Published: 22 Jan 2016

Veritas

ROI Summary for one Open Source Application Platform
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In this business value snapshot, find out how one open source application server program delivered several annual benefits per 100 users. Discover ways you too can prepare to achieve an average three year ROI of 509%.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Turn IT from a Cost Center into a Profit Center
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Access this data sheet to make the business case for more collaboration, better interoperability between conventional and new platforms, lower TCO and higher security with open source development tools.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 20 Jan 2016

Red Hat

ROI of IT Disaster Recovery
sponsored by Acronis
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the importance of a disaster recovery (DR) solution using an ROI analysis as an argument for the investment. Read on to learn how your enterprise can choose a DR and business continuity strategy that will match your needs and how to calculate ROI for your DR solutions.
Posted: 20 Jan 2016 | Published: 31 Dec 2015

Acronis

The Business Value of one Open Source Enterprise Application Platform
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: One research firm interviewed four organizations leveraging a Java-based enterprise application platform to standardize and improve their app development efforts. Discover what these companies experienced as they tested this tool.
Posted: 19 Jan 2016 | Published: 19 Jan 2016

Red Hat

Accelerate Application Development the Modern Way
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: Outdated middleware makes licensing, maintenance, and development costs rise so you can't focus on innovation. In this infographic, you'll learn how open source middleware can help you maximize developer productivity while increasing ROI.
Posted: 14 Jan 2016 | Published: 14 Jan 2016

Red Hat

The Total Economic Impact of Infrastructure Management Tools
sponsored by CA Technologies
WHITE PAPER: For this report, analysts conducted interviews with four organizations regarding their experience with unified infrastructure management tools. Uncover ways these tools helped IT teams proactively plan and manage infrastructure capacity, among other benefits.
Posted: 12 Jan 2016 | Published: 30 Nov 2015

CA Technologies

8 Reasons why Users are Rethinking their SIEM Strategy
sponsored by LogRhythm, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This brief yet informative infographic highlights eight reasons why having the right SIEM approach is critical to productivity, compliance and ROI. Read on to determine if your current SIEM practices are doing the most for your network security.
Posted: 11 Jan 2016 | Published: 11 Jan 2016

LogRhythm, Inc.

Improving Return on Assets in Asset-Intensive Process Manufacturing
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: This guide illustrates a plan for processing profitability in the manufacturing industry. Discover how successful enterprise asset management (EAM) lets this happen with several core components.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Jan 2016

Infor

Infographic: Supply-Chain Optimization
sponsored by Infor
WHITE PAPER: Today's organizations find success not just by managing supply chains, but also by optimizing them. Access this concise infographic to find a seven-step process towards total supply chain optimization (SCO), allowing you to realize four core benefits.
Posted: 04 Jan 2016 | Published: 04 Jan 2016

Infor

Performance of All-Flash with Feature-Rich Enterprise Storage Functionality
sponsored by NetApp
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you will discover the latest trends making a significant impact in the flash storage market, and learn how to integrate data protection and unified support for SAN and NAS with a portfolio of all flash arrays. Access this paper to evaluate the newest flash-based storage solutions.
Posted: 15 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

NetApp

The Total Economic Impact of Online CRM Tools
sponsored by Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Access this report now to learn which CRM tools delivered on cost savings, improved sales, and increased agility. Inside, you'll uncover the benefits of online versus on-premises platforms.
Posted: 14 Dec 2015 | Published: 27 Mar 2014

Microsoft

What's New in Unstructured Data Governance
sponsored by Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Unstructured data dominates 80% of overall business data. Uncover three features that optimize governance efforts in order to achieve greater insight and control over your organization's data.
Posted: 07 Dec 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2015

Veritas

The Great Debate: One Integrated Business System vs. Siloed Applications
sponsored by NetSuite
WHITE PAPER: This white paper analyzes the inefficiencies caused by running disparate business applications and systems across your various departments, and demonstrates how a cloud-based software can unify your critical-business processes.
Posted: 04 Dec 2015 | Published: 04 Dec 2015

NetSuite

Determine Your Unified Communications ROI Based on Industry
sponsored by 8x8, Inc.
RESOURCE: In this resource, you will learn how to calculate your business's potential ROI gained from implementing a unified communications platform. Access this resource now to determine the specific numbers behind this ROI based on your individual business.
Posted: 23 Nov 2015 | Published: 23 Nov 2015

8x8, Inc.

The Total Economic Impact of Comprehensive Security
sponsored by Alert Logic
WHITE PAPER: This white paper analyzes the TEI and ROI for one suite of security solutions and discusses how you can get the most out of your security spending.
Posted: 28 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Alert Logic

The Business Value of Application Integration Products
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: In this study, you'll learn objectively which tools helped six organizations make their application integration and development efforts more productive. Discover the possibilities of achieving significant ROI when you enable integration and development of more business applications.
Posted: 06 Oct 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Red Hat
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ROI DEFINITION (continued): …  broader applications than economics. In fact, it is one of the most widely recognized economic principles outside of the economic classroom. In a call center, for instance, service level improvements decline in rate in relation to each additional successive agent added. Other real-world examples abound: A student considering one more hour of study after 2 AM.A prospective car buyer evaluating the benefits of a higher grade of luxury vehicleA farmer weighing adding an extra bushel of fertilizer to a saturated field of cornA marketer analyzing the ROI of additional media buys in a long-running … 
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