O'Reilly logo

Off-The-Shelf IT Solutions - A practitioner's guide to selection and procurement by Martin Tate

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

ABBREVIATIONS AND GLOSSARY

For a glossary of over 1,000 IT management terms, see the AXELOS Common Glossary: www.axelos.com/glossaries-of-terms.aspx

Also see the ISACA interactive glossary: www.isaca.org/Pages/Glossary.aspx

Agreement   Preferred word for contract
AHP   Analytic hierarchy process
Approach   See method
Attribute   The list of requirements, criteria or ‘attributes’ are the yardstick to measure candidates on the weighted attribute matrix
Basis of decision   The set of criteria applied to select the most appropriate candidate
BATNA   Best Alternative To a Negotiated Agreement
BCC   Blind carbon copy
BI   Business intelligence
CAD   Computer aided design
Candidate   The combination of one solution (software ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required