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How to Avoid the Seven Portal Pitfalls: Product Fixation

Published: 11 July 2013

ID: G00233696

Analyst(s): Jim Murphy


The Nexus of Forces makes enterprise portals critical to business and IT success; however, their unsteady history demands careful planning and coordination. Product and vendor fixation can derail portal initiatives from the start, so IT portal leaders need to build their business cases early.

Table Of Contents


  • Enterprise Portal or Bottomless Pit?
  • Product Fixation
    • Symptoms
    • Causes
    • Remedy

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