TCO Tool Helps Schools Assess Technology Investments

The CoSN/Gartner Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Tool assists K-12 school districts assess their technology investments. The TCO Tool provides a mechanism for district leaders to gather information and make well-informed decisions on how to effectively use technology services to meet educational goals. This is the latest development in CoSN's "Taking TCO to the Classroom" initiative, which helps school technology coordinators understand how to budget and operate their growing networks. For more information, visit

This article originally appeared in the 05/01/2003 issue of THE Journal.