use case

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use case

An explicit scenario designed to help determine whether a system or process can perform its functions as needed for a particular use. For example, a use case might describe how a study co-ordinator would use an iPad to capture medical history data.
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Ventana Research conducted the study to independently audit and certify leading BI vendors' TCO across real-world use case scenarios.
Ventana Research's TCO study found significant cost variances among BI vendors for similar business use case scenarios.
This model provides a comparative benchmark that quantifies, by type of business and end-user, the total costs for software, hardware and personnel from preparation through operation over a three-year period in 12 different real-world business use case scenarios for 1,000- and 10,000-user deployments.