Sometimes, IT and the business understand the impact of change differently. Take a look at this month’s customer story to see how the impact of change affected the efficiency of IT, which in turn, limited the ability of the business to build a competitive advantage. The "safe" choice turned into a regrettable, high-cost, and lengthy decision.
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Management wanted to play it safe. Choose a traditional Big 4 vendor for the company’s capacity and performance needs. IT suggested a niche play, but business leaders believed the risk outweighed the benefit to the organization. The ‘safe’ play won, but in the end, the company estimated a loss of two to three years of work before going with IT’s original suggestion. Find out what happened and how IT and the business worked together to get the right software in their environment.
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