Here are the final two considerations to keep in mind for each tool category in this course.
Vendor viabilityhas to do with making intelligent e-Commerce technology
buying decisions. We generally want to purchase technology from vendors who have the financial resources to last awhile. Thus what we purchase will not go obsolete and will be enhanced and revised in a responsible fashion.
Interoperabilityhas to do with making architectural choices and buying technology products that make it easy to enhance and integrate with other products. It is closely related to
- extendability and/or
Products and architectures which are difficult to integrate with other products and architectures are said to be lacking in interoperability.