Seeing Dollar Signs: Calculating an Accurate TCO
Start Time: 10/4/2016 10:00:00 AM
End Time: 10/4/2016 11:00:00 AM
There are many reasons for a data center expansion—and just as many for building a new one. What's the right choice for your enterprise? Without a fully-formed total cost of ownership calculation, you risk underbuilding, overpaying or both. This session explains the necessary steps to a data center TCO report, from team assembly to communication strategies to site selection to data center migration, you'll learn what should be included in your analysis to expand, construct or collocate a data center.
1. Identify the common reasons cited for data center expansion
2. Review options to expansion, including building new and colocation
3. Learn about the total cost of ownership (TCO) approach to data center expansion decisions
4. Review the steps required to assemble an accurate TCO