Increased processing needs means increased energy costs. In fact, power costs can often exceed hardware costs. Read this white paper and see how the pairing of new IBM System x and BladeCenter servers with the new Intel Xeon Processor 5500 series can reduce costs and improve performance.
Develop your skills in effective investment performance evaluation and manager search and selection with the Certificate in Investment Performance Measurement (CIPM®) Program.
Completing the CIPM Program will help you:
Deliver more actionable investment insights.
Improve manager search and selection.
Develop skills in performance appraisal, attribution, and presentation.
Increase your understanding of factors that drive portfolio risk and return.
Demonstrate your commitment to maintaining globally relevant and practice-based investment performance evaluation skills.
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When it comes to social media marketing, there is perhaps no other topic that is discussed more than determining and reporting return on investment, or ROI. This white paper sets out to make the case that ROI determination can be approached in a unified, structured and straightforward way. It also lays out a framework for expanding the definition of ROI and increasing organizational maturity for measurement and monetization.
Finally, it dispels some of the myths around ROI and seeks to show the relationship between social KPIs organizations may be collecting today and how to align them with broader organizational and business-oriented goals and objectives.
In today's business environment, equipping information workers with the right tools to do their jobs is a fundamental element for maintaining competitive advantage. Organizations are striving to achieve global connectivity in a dynamic environment where travel is becoming more difficult and expensive, employees are more dispersed, and business boundaries are constantly being extended. To harness the benefits of the new work order, organizations are looking to achieve true collaboration with customers, partners, suppliers and employees. Simply put, the mantra is to "improve productivity while lowering costs." Web collaboration is becoming imperative in reaching this fundamental goal by offering "anytime anywhere" communications that impacts the bottom line and improves profitability.
In today's business environment, equipping information workers with the right tools to do their jobs is a fundamental element for maintaining competitive advantage. Organizations are striving to achieve global connectivity in a dynamic environment where travel is becoming more difficult and expensive, employees are more dispersed, and business boundaries are constantly being extended. Web collaboration is becoming imperative in reaching this fundamental goal by offering "anytime anywhere" communications that impacts the bottom line and improves profitability.
Published By: IDFocus
Published Date: Aug 21, 2009
This whitepaper describes our unique approach and methodology for delivering an enterprise-wide Identity and Access Management solution. Our methodology, IDMology, offers pre-defined solutions to repeatable problems occurring during the lifecycle of an Identity Management project.
Published By: SugarCRM
Published Date: Dec 05, 2013
When making a CRM decision, it is important to ensure your deployment will not be hit with hidden fees or other extra costs that reduce the return on investment. This study reveals the total cost of ownership (TCO) among the four leading midmarket CRM solutions.
Competitive advantage from analytics is changing, and for the better. For the first time in four years, MIT Sloan Management Review found an increasing ability to strategically innovate with analytics based on interviews with more than 2,600 practitioners and scholars globally.
Learn more about key findings, including:
Wider use of analytics, better knowledge of its benefits and greater focus on applications have reversed a trend on the benefits of analytics.
Return on investment for analytics stems from the governing and sharing of data throughout the organization.
Machine learning enables organizations to discover more insight from their data, allowing employees to focus on other critical responsibilities.
When mobile is done right, businesses reap the benefits. Companies using mobile analytics see an 11.2% increase in marketing ROI compared to a 15.9% decrease for companies that don’t. The Aberdeen Group report, Mobile Analytics: Precision Marketing across Mobile Touch-Points, provides insights into better mobile strategies.
Read the report to see how incorporating analytics into your mobile marketing strategy will:
• Increase brand awareness
• Raise your return on marketing investments
• Boost average order value
• Improve time-to-market of products and services
Financial management is the heart of project delivery, so why do so many people get it wrong?
Sure, there are some projects that have to be done for regulatory reasons, and there will be a small percentage of initiatives that fall into the speculative category, but sooner or later the projects an organization delivers have to generate a return on investment (ROI).
The old adage is that we manage what we measure. If we aren’t measuring financial information properly, how can we hope to manage our investments effectively?
To learn more about how CA Project & Portfolio Management supports financial management, download today.
Published By: Castelle
Published Date: Nov 01, 2006
Network fax servers take care of fax jobs more quickly, accurately and inexpensively than any standalone fax machine. Sending a fax with a network fax server takes less than one tenth of the time sending a fax manually. In fact, the higher the fax volume, the more money, time and resources computer-based, network faxing can save.
The cloud ROI multiplier – the relative return on investment (ROI) delivered by cloud applications versus on-premise ones – is on the rise. In a recent analysis of Nucleus ROI case studies published in the past few years, Nucleus found that cloud application projects deliver 2.1 times the ROI of on-premise ones – up 24 percent since 2012.
Learn how Trupanion reduced ongoing IT costs while increasing staff utilization, sales and customer satisfaction. This case study and research conducted by Nucleus Research outlines how Trupanion, using Aspect’s hosted contact center, achieved a payback in five months and an average annual benefit that exceeds $1.3M.
In conjunction with Forrester Consulting, Microsoft commissioned a Total Economic Impact study to examine the potential return on investment businesses can receive through the deployment of Office 365. To better understand the benefits, costs, and risks associated with an Office 365 implementation, we interviewed four existing customers and surveyed 72 midsized organizations about the use of Microsoft business products the SaaS platform, including Office Professional Plus, Exchange, Skype for Business, SharePoint, Yammer, and OneDrive.
The shift to value-based care means that healthcare organizations should expand their concept of return on investment (ROI) to include the ability of solutions to increase efficiency and contain healthcare costs. Data analytics and automation capabilities have become important tools for providers aiming to maximize value-based payments. Learn from this whitepaper about the best ways for healthcare organizations to measure health IT ROI in the value-based environment, including specific examples of how certain providers are approaching this challenge.
New functionality in BIG-IP v10--such as resource provisioning and route domains--coupled with existing administrative domain capabilities enables IT to virtualize application delivery functions across departments. Sharing the investment in a unified application delivery solution across business constituents increases the return on investment while reducing the complexity inherent in managing multiple devices.
This Aberdeen research paper describes how companies that empower line-of-business (LoB) employees to manage digital store content without relying on IT, achieve better return on marketing investments and create more engaging digital customer experiences.