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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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Wall Street Systems Boosts SaaS Success with Help from Savvis
sponsored by SAVVIS
CASE STUDY: Wall Street Systems sought a world-class, managed infrastructure services provider to host its systems, databases, network, and security. By choosing Savvis as a provider for all its infrastructure, Wall Street Systems is succeeding in the fiercely competitive SaaS marketplace.
Posted: 25 Jun 2010 | Published: 25 Jun 2010

SAVVIS

Dell EqualLogic TCO Analysis: The Economics of EqualLogic Virtualized iSCSI Storage
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: This ESG Lab report examines the economic excellence of highly scalable EqualLogic iSCSI storage solutions compared to traditional direct attached storage (DAS), Fibre Channel storage area network (FC SAN), and multi-protocol solutions (defined as systems that provide FC, iSCSI, and NAS connectivity).
Posted: 21 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Dec 2009

Dell, Inc.

Smarter Collaboration TCO/ROI Calculator
sponsored by IBM
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Try out this calculator, based on the Liberate-Migrate-Virtualize cost reduction strategy, which offers a 5 year TCO view of your IT spending and how you can save money around Software license, Hardware, and Operational costs with an annual and cumulative comparison of as-is and future (proposed) situations.
Posted: 18 Jun 2010 | Published: 17 Jun 2010

IBM

Simplifying and Optimizing IT - Dell Helps Control Data Center TCO
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: The data center of every business, whether SMB or enterprise, needs to find its own sense of balance between simplification and optimization that needs to be attained in order to lower the total cost of ownership (TCO) of the enterprise information technology (I.T.) infrastructure. To learn how Dell can lower the TCO of your data center, read on.
Posted: 15 Jun 2010 | Published: 30 Mar 2009

Dell, Inc.

eBook: IT Handbook - Cross-Platform Virtualization
sponsored by Vizioncore Inc.
EBOOK: Check out the latest issue of the IT handbook, sponsored by Vizioncore, to learn how mixing solutions from different vendors can benefit the performance of your data center. Also in this issue, we'll discuss cross-platform virtualization, management costs, and hypervisor selection.
Posted: 11 Jun 2010 | Published: 11 Jun 2010

Vizioncore Inc.

The Midmarket Manufacturer’s Guide to Getting Started with ERP
sponsored by SearchManufacturingERP
EBOOK: In this e-book, get more insight into whether your midmarket manufacturing organization would benefit from ERP. Find out how to build a business and get tips for navigating the market and implementing software. Continue reading to learn tips and insight on getting started with ERP in your midmarket organization.
Posted: 09 Jun 2010 | Published: 09 Jun 2010

SearchManufacturingERP

Save with on-premise conferencing
sponsored by Dimension Data.
WHITE PAPER: In the current economic downturn, the business case for on-premise conferencing solutions is too compelling to ignore. Read this paper to learn more about the business case for on-premise conferencing, the historic challenges of conferencing, and how to save costs with unified conferencing.
Posted: 08 Jun 2010 | Published: 01 Apr 2009

Dimension Data.

Lowering the Cost of Business Intelligence With Open Source: A Comparison of Open Source and Traditional Vendor Costs
sponsored by Pentaho Corporation
ANALYST REPORT: Many of the top reasons given for the use of open source BI software is "lower costs." The question is whether commercial open source actually matters when it comes to lowering license and support costs. Read this analyst report for comparison of the software and support costs of traditional BI vendors versus commercial open source BI from Pentaho.
Posted: 03 Jun 2010 | Published: 03 Jun 2010

Pentaho Corporation

Emprise™ 5000: High-performance, low-cost storage building block
sponsored by Xiotech Corporation
PRODUCT OVERVIEW: Read this white paper to learn more about the Xiotech’s Emprise 5000 system, a revolutionary concept in data storage offering the lowest total cost of ownership (TCO) of any storage area network (SAN) or SAN-like system on the market.
Posted: 03 Jun 2010 | Published: 03 Jun 2010

Xiotech Corporation

A Systems Approach to Networking Improves Availability, Lowers TCO
sponsored by Cisco Systems, Inc.
ANALYST REPORT: This report examines the drivers of network change, defines a systems approach to networking and then details the strategy used by Cisco, the market leader in enterprise networking, to deliver on this vision.
Posted: 27 May 2010 | Published: 01 Nov 2009

Cisco Systems, Inc.

Maximizing the Benefits of Virtualization: Windows Server® 2008 Hyper-V™ and the Intel® Xeon® Processor 5500 Series
sponsored by Dell and Microsoft
WHITE PAPER: Together, Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V and servers based on the Intel Xeon processor 5500 series provide a highly efficient foundation for virtualization with improved performance and energy efficiency, increased flexibility, higher reliability and lower TCO. Read this paper to learn about the features and business benefits of these solutions.
Posted: 17 May 2010 | Published: 01 Mar 2009

Dell and Microsoft

Dell EqualLogic PS6510E
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
DATA SHEET: The Dell™ EqualLogic™ PS6510E is a virtualized iSCSI SAN that combines intelligence and automation with fault tolerance to provide simplified administration, rapid deployment, enterprise performance and reliability, and seamless scalability. Read this data sheet to learn more!
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Published: 06 Nov 2009

Dell, Inc.

Dell EqualLogic PS6010XV
sponsored by Dell, Inc.
DATA SHEET: The Dell™ EqualLogic™ PS6010XV is a virtualized iSCSI SAN that combines intelligence and automation with fault tolerance to provide simplified administration, rapid deployment, enterprise performance and reliability, and seamless scalability. Read this data sheet to learn more!
Posted: 11 May 2010 | Published: 26 Oct 2009

Dell, Inc.

Riding the Virtualization Simplification Wave
sponsored by D-Link
WHITE PAPER: Server virtualization is now beginning to deliver functional and economic benefits to nearly all classes of enterprises willing to take the virtualization plunge, down to and including organizations with just a few hundred seats.
Posted: 07 May 2010 | Published: 07 May 2010

D-Link

Why Scalable Blades: HP Integrity Server Blades (BL860c i2, BL870c i2, and BL890c i2)
sponsored by HP & Intel®
WHITE PAPER: If you are considering upgrading from a current bladed or non-bladed server design to a next generation server, this white paper is intended to highlight some of the capabilities of the HP Integrity server blades to aid in your evaluation.
Posted: 03 May 2010 | Published: 03 May 2010

HP & Intel®

The Intel PC Total Cost of Ownership Estimator
sponsored by Intel
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Calculate the optimal refresh rates for your firm based on equivalent annual cost (EAC) analysis. The tool also provides an assessment of further TCO reduction opportunities offered by Intel® vPro ™ technology.
Posted: 28 Apr 2010 | Published: 28 Apr 2010

Intel

Extending the Lifecycle and Lowering the TCO of your SAN
sponsored by D-Link
WHITE PAPER: If you are in charge of IT at a mid-size enterprise, you’re probably about to bite the bullet to add a new Storage Area Network (SAN). Why? The simple answer is that it’s a combination of challenges and opportunities. Read this paper to learn why any organization that runs more than one business server application should consider a SAN.
Posted: 26 Apr 2010 | Published: 26 Apr 2010

D-Link

E-Book: Best Practices for Selecting Midmarket ERP Software
sponsored by IQMS
EBOOK: With over 80 different ERP packages available today, determining what’s right for your organization can seem like a daunting task. But, with this e-book you will get advice and best practices for every step of the ERP software selection process. Ensuring you will not get lost in the sea of ERP software.
Posted: 20 Apr 2010 | Published: 20 Apr 2010

IQMS

Desktop Virtualization- Client Computing In the Cloud
sponsored by Mainline Information Systems
WEBCAST: Watch this webcast to learn: What IT Challenges exist for desktops?, Balancing IT Challenges with User Requirements, What are the benefits of desktop virtualization, Desktop Virtualization Lowers TCO, Virtual Desktops consume less power than PCs, Desktop Virtualization Empowers Mobility, Virtual Desktop Target Users and so much more.
Posted: 19 Apr 2010 | Premiered: Apr 19, 2010

Mainline Information Systems

ArcGIS® Server and Virtualization
sponsored by Esri
WHITE PAPER: Virtualization is becoming a standard IT practice. It is becoming more popular among ArcGIS customers as well. ESRI uses virtualization technologies for the development, QA and certification processes of ArcGIS Server. This paper provides an overview of virtualization and addresses some common questions regarding ArcGIS Server and virtualization.
Posted: 14 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Jan 2010

Esri

Supercharging Return on Investment with Rapid Application Development Tools
sponsored by FileMaker, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Rapid Application Development (RAD) Tools have become the best way for businesses to incorporate agility into their application development projects. This paper examines the FileMaker Platform and how it offers certain advantages over tools that use more traditional methodologies such as Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, MySQL, and Salesforce.com.
Posted: 13 Apr 2010 | Published: 12 Apr 2010

FileMaker, Inc.

Managing Network Bandwidth to Maximize Network Performance
sponsored by Fluke Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes how to leverage best practices to monitor, baseline, and manage the network bandwidth and performance. It also highlights how to identify and eliminate issues such as unwanted traffic, unwanted protocols, and network problems with factory default switch configurations.
Posted: 13 Apr 2010 | Published: 01 Aug 2007

Fluke Networks

Presentation Transcript: Strategies for Creating a Secure and Flexible Hybrid Cloud Environment
sponsored by Layered Tech
PRESENTATION TRANSCRIPT: This transcript of the "Strategies for Creating a Secure and Flexible Hybrid Cloud Environment" webcast explores the trend toward hybrid cloud computing. Gain insight into how it integrates the benefits of both virtualization and dedicated servers.
Posted: 12 Apr 2010 | Published: 12 Apr 2010

Layered Tech

Intel® Xeon Processor-based Server Refresh Savings Estimator
sponsored by Dell, Inc. and Intel®
ASSESSMENT TOOL: Developed with key learnings from Intel IT's experience in justifying server refresh internally, this tool allows you to enter data about your existing environment and evaluate the benefits of replacing it with the latest generation of Intel-based servers.
Posted: 09 Apr 2010 | Published: 09 Apr 2010

Dell, Inc. and Intel®

Five Common Myths of VDI
sponsored by Pano Logic, Inc
WHITE PAPER: VDI promises substantial savings from improved IT productivity, slashed energy and cooling costs, improved hardware reliability, longer endpoint life spans, and much greater flexibility and responsiveness in provisioning and supporting desktop computing. This white paper discusses common myths and realities about VDI.
Posted: 08 Apr 2010 | Published: 08 Apr 2010

Pano Logic, 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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