The decision to implement or upgrade a PCMA software solution is only the first step to successfully improving the capabilities of your organization. Critical planning steps set the stage for realization of the promise and vision of a successful implementation or upgrade. HighPoint’s Phase 0 Planning services have been leveraged by multiple HighPoint clients to successfully plan and deliver implementation or upgrade projects on-time and on-budget while exceeding user expectations.
Key areas within the Phase 0 Planning include the following:
- Best practices for business case messaging and KPIs
- Due diligence around capital and expense budgeting
- Early resource and project planning
- Proactive awareness of change management
- Early preparation of business and technical requirements
- Steps for infrastructure and hardware planning