Calculating the TCO and ROI of WAN optimization requires enterprises to consider both the hard quantitative and soft qualitative costs and benefits. This calculator provides enterprises with the factors to include in the financial analysis, and calculates the three year TCO and ROI of the deployment. Key costs and benefit considerations include:
- TCO line items broken down by category.
- ROI line items broken down by category.
- Cumulative annual benefits and three year ROI.
Use this calculator to help determine if a WAN optimization implementation makes financial sense for the enterprise.
This downloadable tool is associated with the research note, "WAN Optimization Can Provide Big Payoffs."