Build vs. Buy Software Decisions

Mar 15, 2018 in Engineering, Mobile

The decision to build in-house software vs. buying an external SaaS platform can be fairly complex. You can (and should) evaluate SaaS platforms to understand how each option meets your requirements and assess whether it’s better to have your team build custom.

If you build the software in-house you have 100% control over features and how it functions—but how much time can your team devote to maintenance behind the scenes? At what point does the cost to build or maintain overshadow the benefits of customization?

Read our guide for five factors to consider when deciding to build or buy a software solution for management of field execution.