When it comes to determining your 2020 digital business apps strategy, by far the biggest macro decision that you will face is whether to build your apps on an existing platform, or whether you will put together your own technology stack.
It seems everyone agrees that digital business transformation should be the destination, but few know how to navigate the waters to get there, until now.
It should come as no surprise that executive management and operations are the primary roles driving BI adoption. After all, managers are taught, “you cannot manage what you cannot measure”.
If a company opts to put together its own technology stack from scratch, they need to be sure that they have very good reasons to do so, because it is fraught with risk. Know your risk.
Evaluate the decision to build your own technology stack purely from a risk perspective, consider these five risks that your IT group will be taking on.
Your biggest challenge will be knowing the right evaluation criteria to select a platform — we lay out 17 categories you will need to include in your selection criteria process.
Be prepared for your next platform evaluation meeting with the right questions to pair you with the right vendor.