A couple of weeks ago, I offered seven key questions for building a solid evaluation methodology to help you as you embark on any journey to select new technologies, whether you’re looking for information systems management software, endpoint security and endpoint management tools, cloud technologies, or other solutions.
But once you’ve defined your process for solution evaluation, what happens next?
It’s time to think about the broader questions. After all, it’s not all just a feature/function checklist that gets you where you need to be, but the sum of both tangible and less-tangible solution (and vendor) characteristics. Keep in mind your end game, which includes both enhancing your competitive advantage and returning more time for innovation, especially for the IT team.
Here are eight key questions to ask yourself:
Applying These Criteria to Systems Management Solutions
If you’re wondering how to work these questions into your solution evaluation, take at look at our new Endpoint Systems Management Evaluation Guide. This checklist includes not only features and functionality but also the best fit considerations detailed above. And if you’re in the market for a systems management solution, be sure to put Dell KACE on your list. Dell KACE systems management appliances provide an all-in-one solution that is comprehensive, easy to use, fast to implement and actively supported. We invite you to see how they rate under even the most rigorous solution evaluation methodology.
About Stephen Hatch
Stephen is a Senior Product Marketing Manager for Dell KACE. He has over eight years of experience with KACE and over 20 years of marketing communications experience.
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