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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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Debunking the Myth of the Single-Vendor Network
sponsored by Juniper Networks, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: Read this analyst report to see why most organizations should consider a dual-vendor or multivendor solution as a viable approach to building their network.  Not only are significant cost savings achievable with no increase in network complexity, but there is also an improvement in focus on meeting business requirements.
Posted: 03 Dec 2010 | Published: 06 Dec 2010

Juniper Networks, Inc.

The Economic Evolution of Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: The latest technologies innovations provide a big, evolutionary stride in economically superior storage designed to swiftly address mounting data challenges and changing business demands. With 3D scaling and dynamic tiering, IT leaders can dynamically scale up, scale out and scale deep for increased performance and scalability.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Published: 02 Dec 2010

Hitachi Data Systems

Economic Impact of Virtualization at Overstock.com
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
CASE STUDY: To adeptly meet new business conditions and reduce total cost of ownership, Overstock.com recently implemented a virtualized, multitiered storage solution. Read this case study to learn about the dramatic cost reductions and operational efficiencies Overstock.com has realized.
Posted: 02 Dec 2010 | Published: 02 Dec 2010

Hitachi Data Systems

Bailing Out Your Budget: How Websense Lowers Your TCO
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: The unfortunate reality for today’s enterprises is that IT security risks continue to escalate at the sametime that the resources available to mitigate them are diminishing or, at best, remaining constant. Check out this white paper to learn how to efficiently secure your data while lowering your overall total cost of ownership.
Posted: 01 Dec 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2010

Websense, Inc.

Sun Migration Solutions Brief
sponsored by Red Hat & IBM
ANALYST BRIEF: Market disruptions are creating significant risks for existing Sun customers.  Then there’s the issue of cost - which is intimately related to being locked into a particular vendor’s architecture.
Posted: 22 Nov 2010 | Published: 22 Nov 2010

Red Hat & IBM

IBM Rational ROI Calculators and Value Estimators
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Find out how IBM Rational® can provide you with solutions to improve organizational efficiency, reduce your TCO, and position your organization for long-term growth. Choose a solution that addresses one or more of your needs, and the tool will help you determine your ROI or estimate the value your organization could attain with IBM Rational.
Posted: 18 Nov 2010 | Published: 18 Nov 2010

IBM

Product Overview: IBM XIV Storage System
sponsored by IBM
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: This product overview examines IBM XIV® Storage System, a groundbreaking, high-end, open disk system designed to support business requirements for a highly available information infrastructure. Read this overview and learn about the features and benefits of IBM XIV® Storage System.
Posted: 17 Nov 2010 | Published: 17 Nov 2010

IBM

Storage Virtualization with IBM SAN Volume Controller: Lowering Total Cost of Ownership
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the business case a large insurance company recently put together to investigate the merits of implementing a storage virtualization solution based on IBM’s SAN Volume Controller (SVC) technology. Continue reading to learn how storage virtualization with IBM SVC can help lower overall total cost of ownership.
Posted: 17 Nov 2010 | Published: 17 Nov 2010

IBM

Total cost of ownership (TCO) of Dell PowerEdge M710 and HP Proliant BL685c G5 blade solutions
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
WHITE PAPER: Enterprises of all sizes are deploying or considering deploying blade systems as a way to consolidate resources and lower their total cost of ownership. Read this white paper to learn about the total cost of ownership (TCO) for the Dell PowerEdge servers.
Posted: 17 Nov 2010 | Published: 19 Mar 2009

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Virtual Machine Protection with Symantec NetBackup 7
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Because of the obvious total cost of ownership benefits of virtualization, virtual machines are assuming more business-critical roles in the data center. In a recent survey, more than 75% of all enterprise companies listed server virtualization as one of the top technologies they are adopting. Read this white paper to learn more.
Posted: 15 Nov 2010 | Published: 15 Nov 2010

Symantec Corporation

Seven Criteria for Evaluating Security as-a-Service (SaaS) Solutions
sponsored by Websense, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines the security challenges organizations are facing today; addresses misconceptions about Security as-a-Service (SaaS); and provides criteria to help you evaluate SaaS solutions.
Posted: 15 Nov 2010 | Published: 15 Nov 2010

Websense, Inc.

E-Guide: Transform the Data Center
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
EGUIDE: For IT organizations in large businesses seeking a greater return on their enterprise storage investments, a transformed data center is a virtual one with a large virtual pool of resources. The net result is superior data center efficiency, manageability and cost savings. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 11 Nov 2010 | Published: 11 Nov 2010

Hitachi Data Systems

E-Book: Strategy Update: MDM in SAP environments
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
EBOOK: MDM has experienced a rise in popularity - with SAP planning to lead the market in master data synchronization to help customers achieve lower TCO in running SAP. Uncover SAP's multiple product approach to MDM as well as changes in SAP's MDM strategy and gain insight on how to design an MDM team for your SAP MDM implementation project.
Posted: 11 Nov 2010 | Published: 10 Nov 2010

Winshuttle, LLC

Virtualization Gets Down to Business as a Wellspring of Agility
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and AMD
EBOOK: This e-book, sponsored by Dell, Inc. and AMD, contains a variety of virtualization resources as well as product overviews and videos detailing the features and business benefits of AMD processors and Dell virtualization solutions.
Posted: 03 Nov 2010 | Published: 13 Sep 2010

Dell, Inc. and AMD

The ROI and TCO Benefits of EMC Data Domain Deduplication Storage and VMware
sponsored by EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines and quantifies the costs and benefits of deduplication in VMware environments. Three detailed case studies from large organizations in different industries are presented. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 01 Nov 2010 | Published: 01 Nov 2010

EMC Backup and Recovery Solutions

Server Consolidation with IBM System x and BladeCenter Power by Intel Xeon Processors: Lowering Total Cost of Ownership
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Read this case study and see how the latest IBM System x and BladeCenter servers powered with the new energy efficient Intel Xeon 5500 series processors offer tremendous opportunity for reducing energy consumption, shrinking your data center footprint and lowering operational costs.
Posted: 22 Oct 2010 | Published: 22 Oct 2010

IBM

Controlling Datacenter Costs with Virtualization: Intel and VMware Help Companies Meet Dynamic Business Demands While Lowering Total Cost of Ownership
sponsored by VMware and Intel
ANALYST BRIEF: Read this solution brief to learn how virtualizing your infrastucture with Intel® Xeon® processor 5500 series servers and VMware vSphere™ 4 can consolidate resources and improve your total cost of ownership by decreasing management costs and increasing asset utilization.
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 11 Oct 2010

VMware and Intel

Practical Information Governance: Balancing Cost, Risk, and Productivity
sponsored by EMC Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This white paper discusses the benefits and challenges associated with information governance, as well as the best approach to implementing it across a wide range of content types.
Posted: 11 Oct 2010 | Published: 11 Aug 2010

EMC Corporation

WebLogic Suite ActiveCache and Increasing ROI: A Technical Perspective
sponsored by Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
WHITE PAPER: Oracle ActiveCache enables organizations to predictably scale applications running on Oracle WebLogic Server with simplified integration to Oracle Coherence. Learn more about the benefits of Oracle ActiveCache in this free white paper.
Posted: 06 Oct 2010 | Published: 10 Sep 2009

Oracle Corporation UK Ltd

Establishing Trust in Remote Access Transactions
sponsored by ActivIdentity Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Most organizations are adding exposure points with growing laptop and smart phone populations seeking remote access. Static passwords are easily stolen. Strong authentication is needed. Read this white paper to find out so much more.
Posted: 05 Oct 2010 | Published: 05 Oct 2010

ActivIdentity Corporation

End-to-End Choices in Tiered Storage Solutions
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle's tiered storage strategy lets you effectively manage and store data across multiple types of storage media while reducing your total cost of ownership up to 54 percent. Oracle is the only technology leader to provide a scalable, end-to-end storage solution that aligns data value with the right combination of cost, performance, and capacity.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Oracle Corporation

Oracle Business Intelligence Enterprise Edition Plus 11G
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
DATA SHEET: Read this data sheet to learn about all of the key features and benefits of this dynamic solution.
Posted: 01 Oct 2010 | Published: 01 Oct 2010

Oracle Corporation

Optimizing the Virtual Environment
sponsored by uptime software inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, you'll find both the pitfalls of virtual monitoring and management, and how to navigate the maze of competing virtual monitoring and management vendors. In the end, you'll have a clear idea of what solutions will work for you.
Posted: 29 Sep 2010 | Published: 29 Sep 2010

uptime software inc.

Virtual Firsthand Training – A New Dimension of SAP® Education
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper describes how new virtual learning options from the SAP® Education organization fulfill the requirements of many companies and consultants. Continue reading to learn how they reduce training investments, meet various needs, and offer a flexible learning approach.
Posted: 28 Sep 2010 | Published: 28 Sep 2010

SAP America, Inc.

SAP® Custom Development: Meeting the Needs of Utilities Companies
sponsored by SAP America, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: This paper explains how to stay ahead of the competition you need software solutions that support your unique business processes. The SAP® Custom Development organization offers utilities companies a comprehensive, flexible range of custom development services that transform your unique challenges into innovative solutions and business success.
Posted: 28 Sep 2010 | Published: 28 Sep 2010

SAP America, Inc.
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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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