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Software Evaluation and Software Selection
Organizations are surrounded by ambiguity when making their implementation decisions. Accurate and relevant criteria that are properly weighed against an

audit rfp evaluation  security in the data audit process, as well as a decline in the relationship between consultant and client. Third, because software selection teams often have poor access to quality, unbiased information, their evaluation methodologies are saddled with serious flaws from the start. As a result, teams find it difficult, if not impossible, to justify the rationale behind selecting a particular vendor's solution. Most decision makers rely on “gut feelings,” executive mandates, or tiresome spreadsheet

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