For a multitude of reasons, the best option for your business might be to use external 3rd party solutions to support some of your specific business processes. Companies refer to this approach as a ‘best of breed’ solution. It takes the best application for each particular business process and interfaces them to provide a total solution. With the availability of cloud-based and niche SaaS applications continue to grow, this approach will only become more prevalent.
In this scenario, it is crucial to ensure that the relevant data flows between systems in a timely and secure manner. Depending on the data, the nature of your business, and your goals, this data exchange might be daily, hourly, or in real-time. It is also essential to facilitate consolidated reporting on data across systems and datasets.
Working closely alongside you, we will help you identify an appropriate integration strategy for your business and provide you with design and implementation services to deliver the objectives of that strategy.