Gartner Research

Plan Integrated System Deployment From Concept to Implementation

Published: 03 March 2014

ID: G00262048

Analyst(s): George J. Weiss


IT leaders grappling with the difficult decision of choosing an integrated system solution versus a best-of-breed, nonintegrated approach will benefit from this best-practice research, which assists in making the optimal choice.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Validate Whether Convergence Can Be Applied Toward Your Goals
  • Plan a Differential Analysis on Converged Versus Best-of-Breed
  • Advance the Decision Process by Deeper Analysis of Cost, Agility, Value and Vendors
  • Decide Methodically Who You Want as a Partner/Vendor Relationship

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