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define sapped  planning. These questions should define the vendor selection criteria. The User has no ability to prioritize criteria relative to one another. As a result, final priorities are assigned out of internal political agendas rather than true needs and requirements. Decisions are then made based on vendor reputation or personal relationships rather than a long term view of the relationship. An 'out-of-box' thinking process could yield more appropriate decisions. The User's Project teams have no ability to gathe

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