Purchasing

This option is a good solution for companies which want to have a full control of the technical part of the platform. In this case Service Company operating this system should pay for delivery and trade platform start-up settings, as well as specialists training. In case of platform purchase costs of technical support are significantly lower for a buyer comparing to PaaS solution.

Benefits:

– Full control over the company’s data and hardware part.

– Costs of support are lower comparing to costs of PaaS solution.

– Full independence and no additional risks related to cooperation with other company.

Disadvantages:

– Cost of delivery and start-up is higher than costs of PaaS solution.

– Start-up of the platform and putting it into operation takes more time, as specialists of the company-operator needed to conduct administration and operation works should be additionally trained.

Within the delivery scope of “Purchasing” there is also an option called “a dedicated specialist of support“.

See also:

PaaS – Platform as a Service

Joint Venture

Private Labeling

Development

Support