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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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Microsoft and Polycom Strategic Alliance
sponsored by Polycom, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Learn how Microsoft and Polycom deliver a complete and interoperable end-to-end UC solution that addresses key business challenges like total cost of ownership (TCO), productivity, efficiency, and team collaboration.
Posted: 15 Feb 2011 | Published: 15 Feb 2011

Polycom, Inc.

Cloudonomics: The Economics of Cloud Computing
sponsored by Rackspace Hosting
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

Backup and Recovery with Oracle’s Sun ZFS Storage Appliances and Oracle Recovery Manager
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Oracle Recovery Manager is the preferred backup solution for Oracle database environments and is engineered to work together with Oracle’s Sun ZFS Storage Appliances to meet today's challenging backup requirements. Advantages of Sun ZFS Storage Appliances include; simplicity, speed, savings, and reduced risk. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 07 Feb 2011 | Published: 07 Feb 2011

Oracle Corporation

The Advantage of Service Provider Cloud Solutions vs. Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Internal Cloud Computing Strategies
sponsored by SAVVIS
WHITE PAPER: Few technological innovations have garnered as much broad-based attention as the idea of Cloud Computing, which promises faster access to more powerful processing capabilities and application functionality at a fraction of the cost of traditional on-premise systems and software.
Posted: 02 Feb 2011 | Published: 02 Feb 2011

SAVVIS

Comparing the TCO of Physical PCs, VDI, and Cloud-hosted Desktops as a Service (Daas)
sponsored by Desktone (VMware)
WHITE PAPER: This white paper compares the total cost of ownership (TCO) of physical PCs, virtual desktops, and cloud-hosted desktops as a service (DaaS).
Posted: 01 Feb 2011 | Published: 01 Feb 2011

Desktone (VMware)

Hitachi Virtual Storage Platform: The Economic Evolution of Enterprise Storage
sponsored by Hitachi Data Systems
WHITE PAPER: This paper examines the exceptional Storage Economics principles built into the Virtual Storage Platform. It delineates how it helps enterprises reduce capital and operating expenditures, garner a greater return on existing storage assets and ultimately lower the total cost of ownership (TCO).
Posted: 28 Jan 2011 | Published: 28 Jan 2011

Hitachi Data Systems

Oracle Business Intelligence Foundation Suite
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This paper is written for BI technical professionals and provides an in-depth overview of the Oracle BI Foundation Suite functional capabilities and technical architecture.
Posted: 27 Jan 2011 | Published: 27 Jan 2011

Oracle Corporation

Getting the MAX from your Virtualized Investment: Comprehensive Solutions from VMware and IBM
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: VMware & IBM paper for small and midsize companies, System x, BladeCenter, and VMware virtualzation solutions offer cost-effective options for transforming IT into a simple more powerful computing infrastructure. Look to IBM and VMware to show you how you can be distinctly competitive and profitable.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

IBM

A Roadmap To Driving Top-Down Alignment Between Business & IT Strategy
sponsored by Innotas
EBOOK: IT Governance solutions enable CXOs to align their business strategy with their IT strategy. However,in order for these solutions to realize their maximum impact, they require business stakeholders to be engaged in the transformation process.
Posted: 19 Jan 2011 | Published: 19 Jan 2011

Innotas

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 same time that the resources available to mitigate them are diminishing or, at best, remaining constant.
Posted: 13 Jan 2011 | Published: 13 Jan 2011

Websense, Inc.

Make the Move from UNIX to Linux: Now is the Time
sponsored by HP Novell
WHITE PAPER: Today’s IT professionals are making strategic investments in Linux, preferring its open architecture and low cost to the proprietary and expensive UNIX platform. Migrating to Linux offers several opportunities for optimizing your data center and controlling costs. Read this white paper to learn more about the many benefits of migrating to Linux.
Posted: 10 Jan 2011 | Published: 10 Jan 2011

HP Novell

Symantec NetBackup 5000 Appliance: Turnkey Deduplication Solution for the Enterprise
sponsored by Symantec Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Most IT organizations today are challenged with the problem of rapid data growth. Read this white paper to find the right data management solution for your organization.
Posted: 28 Dec 2010 | Published: 28 Dec 2010

Symantec Corporation

SGI® InfiniteStorage Data Migration Facility (DMF): Virtualizing Storage to Enable Active Archiving
sponsored by SGI
WHITE PAPER: This paper explores the benefits of Data Migration Facility (DMF) for streamlining data management for the most data-intensive environments. Usage scenarios are discussed along with the core technologies that have made DMF so successful.
Posted: 20 Dec 2010 | Published: 20 Dec 2010

SGI

Enabling Applications from Oracle to DB2 the Easy Way
sponsored by IBM
WEBCAST: New compatibility features in IBM DB2 make the move from Oracle to DB2 easier than ever before. Hear from customers and IBM experts about their porting  experiences.
Posted: 18 Dec 2010 | Premiered: Dec 18, 2010

IBM

Confronting the Data Center Crisis: A Cost - Benefit Analysis of the IBM Computing on Demand (CoD) Cloud Offering
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Through IBM client interviews across several industries and other industry and workload analyses, this paper examines the benefits and costs of IBM’s Computing on Demand cloud offering for high performance business and technical computing. Read now to learn more.
Posted: 03 Dec 2010 | Published: 03 Dec 2010

IBM

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
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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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