Presented by Alan Pelz-Sharpe at Documentation and Training Life Sciences conference, June 23-26, 2008.
The technology purchasing lifecycle is an essential part of putting together a solid content management plan. This lifecycle typically starts with identifying a business need/scenario and understanding the technologies that will meet that need, then moves on through the selection, implementation, and use phases. Just as there are a myriad of needs and scenarios, so too do technology suppliers differ greatly in their offerings. In this session we will provide you with some best practices for selecting content and document management technologies and define a framework for bringing it live into your organization.