Is your firm on the fence about whether you should build in house or buy business intelligence software? $1.2 Million is the average three year cost of ownership for firms who develop internal BI and there is no guarantee that the efforts will be successful. Over the past decade we have talked to many firms who have taken the route of building in house. Many of these firms have come back to us several years later due to failed effort. Here are the common issues:
Time and resources required to implement a new solution is significantly longer than expected.
Lower functionality than software vendor's applications.
Staying current is challenging when business needs rapidly change.
Ongoing training and support required is indefinite and often overlooked.
How does buying Business Intelligence save you time and money while providing your firm with a more comprehensive, adaptable solution than your homegrown solutions ever could? By downloading this whitepaper on advantages and disadvantages of building vs buying BI, you will get a more holistic view of when you should build a business intelligence solution in house instead of purchasing from a legal business intelligence vendor.
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