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Bespoke Vs COTS

While I was engaged in a conversation with our Marketing Manager about the differences between Bespoke Software versus Commercial Off the Shelf Software (AKA COTS), it occurred to me that “Bespoke” sounded like a very arcane word, almost alien yet it was popular in IT parlance and rhetoric. 687 more words


'Fixed Price' ERP/COTS Projects – Are They Worth It?

Sponsoring software projects can be very overwhelming. Understanding and documenting initial problems, business requirements, prepare RFP/RFQ, deciding vendor/product and so on. Throughout this process there is often one major concern, … 570 more words


A & J's Tips to ZZZZZZ Well in the Woods

We were asked last summer to contribute to an article for Canadian Living Magazine. In the name of space our advice was short and sweet for publication and if you know us by now – we are “conversationalists” – right!? 1,099 more words

Under The Tarp

Exclusive Invention: The TeaCot (like a teapot, but for cots)

Teapots are great and all that, but they’re just never bloody big enough! Cots, on the other hand, certainly are big enough. You can keep a baby in them, and there’s room for teddy bears and possibly your pet Rottweiler to defend your infant and ward off any potential intruders. 408 more words