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Textbook Problem

The primary tool for assessing the software marketplace to determine whether existing packages can meet the organization’s needs is the ______________.

  1. a. system investigation report
  2. b. request for quotation
  3. c. RFI
  4. d. system design report

Program Description Answer

The primary tool used for accessing the software marketplace to determine whether existing packages can meet the organization’s needs is “Request for Information (RFI)”.

Hence, the correct option is “C”.

Program Explanation

Request for Information (RFI):

  • RFI is a process or method used for gathering required data or information from the suppliers of goods and services.
  • It is mostly used in Information Technology (IT) industry.
  • It includes the requirements and expectations data related to the organization.

Explanation for incorrect options:

System investigation report:

  • The purpose of the system investigation report is to understand the specifics of the problem clearly and solving them or acquiring the opportunity to address them.
  • The clear understanding of the problems in a system and solving them is performed in system investigation report.
  • This helps in developing the project in less time...

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