This study uses a modified Delphi method as the basis for a quantitative decision making framework to calculate the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of complex systems.
This article explains, in depth, the total cost of ownership (TCO) framework. It describes the benefits of TCO, shows how to apply it to procurement decisions and makes the connection between strategic cost management and TCO analysis. Finally, it presents case studies to illustrate the adoption and implementation of the TCO framework.
This presentation provides a total cost of ownership (TCO) based justification for personal computer lifecycle management in the enterprise.
This study analyzes the total cost of ownership (TCO) of Sun Java Communications Suits and compares and contrasts it with the TCO of Microsoft Exchange.
This analyst report quantifies the total cost of ownership (TCO) of an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and using this framework presents a side-by-side comparison of five top ERP systems.
This study explores the total cost of ownership (TCO) of operating linux versus windows servers.
This whitepaper presents a total cost of ownership (TCO) based comparison of initial deployment costs of blade versus rack mounted servers
This white paper uses the total cost of ownership (TCO) model to evaluate advanced store system software.
Guide to Information Technology Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) provides a model to identify, select and fund the best IT projects.
This whitepaper summarizes key factors to consider in a platform cost comparison that evaluates financial costs and benefits of mainframe and distributed platforms.