Achieve an astounding return on investment with Toad for Oracle Independent research proves Toad delivered a  percent riskadjusted ROI in ve years for a large transportation company
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Achieve an astounding return on investment with Toad for Oracle Independent research proves Toad delivered a percent riskadjusted ROI in ve years for a large transportation company

Building a lean e57375cient IT organization IT departments are more conscientious than ever about making sure their technology investments are delivering solid value including a quick ROI Senior IT managers analyzing current and future software purc

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Achieve an astounding return on investment with Toad for Oracle Independent research proves Toad delivered a percent riskadjusted ROI in ve years for a large transportation company




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Achieve an astounding return on investment with Toad for Oracle Independent research proves Toad delivered a 2,677 percent risk-adjusted ROI in five years for a large transportation company. Building a lean, ecient IT organization IT departments are more conscientious than ever about making sure their technology investments are delivering solid value, including a quick ROI. Senior IT managers analyzing current and future software purchases must consider whether an investment helps achieve a key set of goals, including whether it enables them to control IT costs,

reduce risks, eciently leverage labor, increase quality of work, improve service levels, and gain a competitive advantage through innovation and the implementation of emerging technology. To support these goals, database professionals need a way to become more agile than ever before. They are under constant pressure to implement application and database changes eciently, resolve problems proactively, and prevent downtime. Toad for Oracle helps millions of IT managers and database professionals around the world achieve these critical goals. But is Toad worth the investment?

Forrester Consulting evaluated Toad for Oracles total economic impact A quantitative analysis of Toads ROI When evaluating Dells award-winning database solution, Toad for Oracle, a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of Dell analyzed four fundamental elements of total economic impact: Costs Benefits to the organization Strategic flexibility options Risk For the study, Forrester conducted in-depth interviews with a Toad customer at a large Oracle shop to determine the ways in which Toad can save organizations money and the extent to which Toad delivers

return on investment. What follows are the highlights of this study.
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Having a standard tool such as Toad for Oracle leads to standard processes, procedures, and best practices that result in significant productivity improvements. Product manager in the studys database technology group Key finding: Toad for Oracle reduces costs dramatically The purchase of Toad has resulted in a 2,677 percent risk-adjusted ROI over the past five years. Toad has saved the organization more than $49 million over the past five years; the payback period was fewer than 12

months. By hiring less experienced DBAs between 2008 and 2011, the organization saved approximately $30K per DBA annually, for a total savings of $3M over the past five years. Key finding: Toad for Oracle enhances DBA productivity DBAs using Toad for Oracle need less experience to be highly eective; the tools and processes in Toad make junior DBAs as productive as more experienced DBAs. Today, the more experienced DBAs in the organization are developing standardized scripts, processes, and tasks and extending them, so that the more junior DBAs can accomplish the tasks

defined by the senior DBAs. Forrester estimates that database professionals using Toad were on average 20 percent more productive, based on a survey of the users. Forrester concluded that investing in Dells Toad for Oracle solutions was a low-risk endeavor for the organization. Unquantifiable benefits In addition to these quantifiable benefits, Forrester also found that Toad helps organizations in other ways that are hard to quantify, but that are also important to the organizations success: Standardizing on a common tool results in common processes, which gives

the organization greater flexibility in moving developers and DBAs around or backfilling them on projects. Toad is a positive factor in employee retention; giving employees a standard tool increases morale and reduces attrition rates. The Toad World community gives Toad users quick access to documentation, training, tips, tricks, and more, to help ensure their code meets high quality standards and best practices. Would your organization benefit from Toad? Other organizations that are likely to achieve benefits similar to those outlined in this study have the following

characteristics: Large enterprises with thousands of Oracle databases Enterprises that have high maintenance costs associated with their Oracle environments Organizations that want to standardize on a single database toolset Learn more about Toad To discover all the benefits Toad has to oer and download free trials, visit http://www.quest.com/toad/ You can also read Forrester Consultings full study on Toads total economic impact by visiting http://www.quest. com/ToadTEI2012 According to the Forrester Consulting study, standardizing on Toad for Oracle has saved one large Oracle

shop more than $49 million over the past five years.
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