Integration of existing software either open-source or proprietary can save you time and money.
Example 1: Office Automation requires; payment processing, billing, shipping, inventory, customer information. To process an order;
- Open your customer file;
- Look-up product cost
- Check inventory internal or from vendors’ site
- Go to your shippers’ website to look up shipping costs
- Create a bill
- Inputs costs and customer information
- Process credit card payment
Each of these functions could require a separate application; some resident on one computer others web based.
Example 2: Storefronts, customers depend on Google Maps for instructions; no small business could recreate what is available free.
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