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Build vs Buy Decision

Should you build or buy software solutions?

It has been a long debate about whether an organization should build software solutions using in-house IT resources (build) or buy market-ready products (buy). Many articles put together plausible arguments in favor of one approach over the other, and/or ranking/listing important factors for consideration. However, in the software industry, the only…

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Changhui Xu

Changhui Xu

Senior Application Developer. MBA. I write blogs about .NET, Angular, JavaScript/TypeScript, Docker, AWS, DDD, and many others.

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