Reducing your costs and optimizing your productivity is the only way to control your IT budget !
According to the IDC Consulting Group, roughly two thirds of IT budgets are spent on just the administration of client workstations.
In practically all the companies the mail application is one of the most commonly used and deployed system. The cost of management and administration of the mail application therefore represents a significant portion of the total costs of client workstations.
In general, reducing client administration costs is accomplish by
Standardizing the configuration of the client workstations,
Optimizing the administration tasks which can represent up to 70% of the costs of management,
Maintaining workstation configurations efficiently,
Minimizing the impact of application changes and upgrades.
To be efficient, these actions must be achieved using centralized administration tools.