Radicati Group Releases TCO Study on Microsoft Exchange
The Radicati Group released a new study analyzing the cost of running Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 in 19 corporate organizations.
This study looks at the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) of Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 in a total of 19 enterprise organizations, divided into two size groups:
- 12 Mid-size organizations in the 500-2,500 user range, with a median size of 1,000 users.
- 7 Large organizations in the 4,500+ user range, with a median size of 5,200 users.
- The study looks at Total Cost of Ownership costs along the following dimensions:
- Acquisition costs
- Maintenance costs
- Installation costs
- Administration costs
- Downtime costs
- Storage costs
- Training costs
- It also provides summary information on deployment of 3rd party products for security and wireless email.
This report is intended for Corporate Organizations, Vendors, Service Providers and Investors who need to make informed decisions about the Messaging industry.