BUS-R08 Considering Open Source Options for Your Exceptional Web Experience Solution? Explore TCO and How Free is Not Free!
Robert Lezon, East IMT Business Value Assessment Leader, IBM Mary Byrd Nance, Executive Consultant, IBM
In today’s economic environment organizations are being challenged to do more with less. When considering your Exceptional Web Experience initiatives, it might be tempting to consider open source solutions. However, you need to make sure that you are comparing “apples to apples” for the total cost of ownership (TCO). Careful analysis of your business requirements, integration needs, desired future flexibility and associated costs might surprise you. The session will explore some of the factors to consider and will share examples of reference models and other case studies that you can apply to your own business case development. (Level: Introductory)
This video is a recording of a session held at the Exceptional Web Experience Conference, Chicago 2013. The video duration is approximately 50 minutes and contains audio.
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