Use this Excel tool to create a comprehensive budget for the total cost of ownership for your modified database environment over 6 years (the expected lifetime of the system). Use the different tabs to illustrate and contrast different scenarios, including retaining your current structure or moving to a consolidated and virtualized environment. The tool contains the following sections:

  • Introduction
  • Maintain Current State
  • Upgrade Only
  • Upgrade and Consolidate
  • Budget Report
The reporting tab contains summary graphics which can help you analyze the costs of different options.

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Published: February 8, 2016
Last Revised: February 8, 2016


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