State the EDI or procurement vendor you researched and discuss the following with us all:
Its features, capabilities, and added value services.
How the system adds value to the efficiency and effectiveness of supply.
The circumstances that would warrant purchasing the technology.
New technology is always being introduced. Create a list of two (2) of the most important criteria that would help an organization determine when to upgrade or make a technological investment.
It is never too late to start thinking about the final written assignment, so let's tie this discussion to building your RFP. In that assignment, you have been tasked to secure the hardware and software for the 75 new customer service workers that your company, Waters Inc., will need to manage your new client's customer service agents coming onboard in the next nine months. How important is the cost factor in your evaluation and analysis of the needed hardware and software?