In terms of strategic partnerships, the acquirer is responsible for judging how well customer relationship management (CRM) software will function on the equipment and at the site, and with staff, customers, and third-party applications. Acceptance testing involves three basic flavors: user acceptance, operational acceptance, and contractual acceptance. While it is not the only step involved when implementing a CRM system, testing is a fundamental way of finding information and will help you judge a system’s returns and pitfalls.
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OAT involves tests and measurements that your supplier might be able to model, but can't actually do themselves. Many OAT activities will call for exclusive access to working software running on production-sized hardware and data, and testing is often carried out by specialists working closely with key members of your supplier's design team. OAT may be carefully planned, although the tests and measurements themselves tend to evolve from prior results. An alternative (sometimes, an unavoidable