When launching your software evaluation project in the hopes of finding that perfect solution to meet your needs, you will quickly discover that “Googling” keywords to help you find your software of choice will lead you down many paths. Although more than ever the internet has shortened the process in finding options, it can also complicate your research process by providing unfiltered information that can leave you confused and discouraged.
- Clearly identify current needs and requirement.
- Leverage the best online and offline sources of information.
- Develop a formal approach to analyze and share vendor information.
- Validate your analysis with vendor interactions.