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How to Choose Your Best-Fit Vendor for Test Management

Published: 28 June 2019

ID: G00387971

Analyst(s): Joachim Herschmann , Thomas Murphy , Jim Scheibmeir


Implementing test management technology represents a multiyear commitment to a vendor’s product and organization, and involves considerable time and expense. Application leaders should take these steps to identify and reconcile trade-offs to pick the best-fit solution.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Ensure That the Evaluation Team Includes a Mix of Functional, Technical and LOB Staff
  • Link the Selection Process to the Broader Test Management Technology Strategy
  • Take Charge of the Demo and/or POC Processes
  • Scrutinize the Vendor’s Customer, Partner and Developer Communities

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