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An Overview of the Knowledge Based Selection Process
The TechnologyEvaluation.Com’s (TEC) Knowledge Based Selection Process is a multi-part comprehensive analysis of a vendor’s tactical, strategic and qualitative

rfi samples  Request for Information. The RFI is then transmitted to a select list of vendors who have been matched by TEC as a best fit to the specific business needs of our clients. The goal of the internal capabilities assessment is to establish a set of requirements or criteria that supports the business objectives. An average technology evaluation takes into consideration only a small portion of the necessary criteria needed to adequately evaluate a potential vendor. By and large these criteria focus on

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Business Intelligence (BI) RFI / RFP Template

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Your Guide to Enterprise Software Selection: Part Two


Enterprise software selection is a risky undertaking. Even after you’ve determined your requirements, the crucial software assessment and negotiation phases are potential minefields. Find out how you can reduce the risk involved in choosing a solution that meets your needs.

rfi samples  stages is three. Vendor RFI responses can be imported into TEC's decision support tools and evaluated against each other to create a shortlist of two or three vendors that best match the prioritized requirements. This evaluation can be done at any level within the RFI; priorities can be adjusted and what-if scenarios can be run and re-evaluated as many times as deemed necessary. The end result is achieved quickly and accurately using TEC's weighted average composite index (WACI). This index measures the Read More

A Case Study and Tutorial in Using IT Knowledge Based Tools Part 2: A Tutorial


This tutorial, part 2 of a two part series on Knowledge Based Selection, demonstrates the selection processes and capabilities of Knowledge Based Selection Methods and Tools. These tools, integrated with business decision making procedures, can arguably reduce selection risk and improve chances for success in IT projects. Given the appalling rate of IT project failures, selection can potentially help reduce risk in some 30% of cases, with an associated estimated cost of about $30B annually to industry according to some sources. In this tutorial, we illustrate a number of the procedures for rapid decision processing through the real-life selection of a PDA device. The process gave confidence to the argument to wait for the solution, while weighing risk against return.

rfi samples  cycles, meticulous and numerous RFI responses, and potential for a mismatch, result in projects that go awry. These failed projects do not bode well for the vendor, since the sales cycle costs can only rise, and their reputation can suffer. Consequences can be more severe for the client where it can, in extreme cases, lead to business failure. Implementers (which can be internal IT departments as well as consultants) can also find that decision-maker indecision leads to lengthened sales cycles, missed Read More

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