TEC Presents Software Evaluation Methodology at Gartner's Small Business Vision Event in Toronto
Montreal, May 29, 2006
MONTREAL - May 29, 2006 - According to Gartner, 70 percent of IT projects fail or fall short of expectations. With the SMB market spending over $400 billion (USD) annually, event attendees targeting this immense market were most responsive to TEC's stated objective of assisting SMBs in complex evaluations of enterprise software. TEC's value proposition was presented to Gartner's attendees, who consisted primarily of VARs and resellers, in Toronto on May 19, by TEC's senior research analyst, Neil Stolovitsky.
Stolovitsky stressed that "SMBs are thirsting for a methodology to increase the success rate in their enterprise software evaluations and selections. Since 1993, TEC has developed the tools and methodology to streamline the evaluation and selection process. Providing the backbone technology and methodology to its consulting partners, TEC's solution combines the right technology with a proven methodology and knowledge capital in twenty-four major software categories, ensuring a higher success rate for its clients."
Based on TEC's involvement with thousands of IT projects, TEC has developed a best-practices approach combining industry knowledge and a decision support tool, in order to deliver an affordable solution to the SMB marketplace.
About Technology Evaluation Centers Inc. (TEC)
Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) (http://www.TechnologyEvaluation.com/press) is a leading online source for impartial technology and consulting evaluations. TEC has been aiding software selection since 1993 to reduce the cost, risk, and time associated with software selection. It has twenty-four on-line technology evaluation centers, ranging from ERP, CRM, and SCM, to business intelligence, that contain thousands of detailed criteria on over 500 technology solutions. TEC receives over 1.7 million visitors per month to its sites, and millions of page views per month are generated by a global audience of senior c-level and VP executives, technology and functional managers, consultants, and IT professionals.
For more information, see the company's web site http://www.TechnologyEvaluation.com/press.