Point your budget to the right investment and best solution design: to buy new or optimize installed applications?

Often, we observe a discussion in our projects about how to start them. Should we start looking for already done solutions, should we analyse already installed solutions and consider an upgrade or simply start form scratch a brand new solution?

In my career I already saw decisions taken for all those possible approaches. But I in most cases, these decisions are not supported by actual cost-benefit analyses. These decisions are not just a matter of investment. Other factors should be considered in the decision and would like to share some thoughts with you about these factors. Continue reading “Point your budget to the right investment and best solution design: to buy new or optimize installed applications?”