Competitive Advantage— Do we rely on unique processes, procedures, or technologies that create vital, differentiating competitive advantage?
Security— Are there unacceptable risks associated with using the packaged software, OSS, cloud solution, or an outsourcing vendor?
Legal and Compliance— Are there specific legal and compliance requirements related to deploying our products or services?
Skill, Expertise, and Available Labor— Can we build it?
Cost— Is this a cost-effective choice for our firm?
Time— Do we have time to build, test, and deploy the system?
Vendor Issues— Is the vendor reputable and in a sound financial position?