Stories by Rodney Gedda and Julian Bajkowski

Enterprise suites versus best of breed

At a time when buyers want to reduce the number of suppliers they are juggling in the enterprise, Computerworld debates the pros and cons of large enterprise suites. A few years ago customers were willing to pay for the latest and greatest and best of breed was all the rage. But today the larger solutions boast the extra's that once belonged to the best of breed. And what is the real cost of integration? Vendors, analysts, user groups and IT managers have their say.