Gartner Research

Top Questions You Aren't Asking Your Manufacturing System Providers During Vendor Selection

Published: 13 July 2016

ID: G00301552

Analyst(s): Rick Franzosa

Summary

Diverse manufacturing styles married to the complexity of manufacturing systems make the RFP process a testament to futility. It's difficult to define the need and prescribe a solution using standard RFP questions. Here are questions that manufacturing IT leaders can use to improve the process.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Question No. 1: What Is Your Process for Handling Issues When They Occur?
  • Question No. 2: Do You Have the Processes and Resources to Support the Deployment?
  • Question No. 3: Do You Have the Processes and Resources to Support the Solution Life Cycle?
  • Own Your Implementation

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