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How Flakeboard Aligned Its Multisite Organization by Applying TEC's Evaluation and Selection Methodology
Flakeboard's enterprise resource planning (ERP) system could not communicate effectively amongst its global sites. To address this challenge, and to manage

rfp methodology  to help create an RFP template that was customized to their specific requirements, said Denis Rousseau, director of project delivery at TEC, and supported them throughout the process of developing the categories necessary to accommodate a two-pronged evaluation of best-of-breed and integrated solutions. Benefits: Best-it Software Selected Using TEC Methodology Flakeboard realized key benefits by using an impartial third party throughout the software evaluation and selection process. Flakeboard is

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A New Look on the Horizon for TEC


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rfp methodology  comparisons, software evaluation reports, RFP templates, and decision support systems; services, including software selection, services for consultants, vendor, and VARs; and enterprise research in the form of articles, white papers, and case studies. “This is a very exciting time here at TEC. We’re always looking for new and innovative ways to help our clients get the best possible value,” said Seon. “We’re hoping that this is a step in the right direction.” About Technology Evaluation Read More

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