The Right Stuff Best Prac. for Slctn. & Purchasing Comp Hard

The Right Stuff Best Prac. for Slctn. & Purchasing Comp Hard
K2E Canada Inc. presents a broad curriculum of technology-focused on-demand webinars. Participants who take these webinars will have the opportunity to learn from an award-winning team of instructors with literally hundreds of years of experience in helping professionals identify, address, and solve issues through the practical application of technology. Webinars address a variety of topics, including Excel, QuickBooks, PDFs, accounting solutions, and Microsoft Office.

NOTE: Course login details are normally sent to registrants within one week from date of registration.


With technology becoming more strategic to every organization, it is more important than ever to buy the right business grade hardware, software, and services for your team.  This session will cover some of the basics of buying the right technology for your business, including evaluating hardware quality, tips for getting the best deals on hardware, hints for evaluating contracts and end user license agreements (EULAs), and a review of software and cloud application licensing options.  Attend this session and learn more about how to save time and money in the long run by doing technology right the first time and  purchasing hardware and software using the right vendor programs.


  • Software licensing
  • Hardware fundamentals and the differences in home and business grade technology
  • Tips for effectively buying your team’s technology

Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to perform the following tasks:

  • List three major channels used to sell software by publishers and list at least one benefit and one drawback related to the license restrictions/risks typically included with each
  • Explain why it is generally a bad idea to use consumer grade computers and consumer grade routers and other networking gear in a business network.
  • List at least three kinds of costs associated with on-premises and public cloud deployments of applications, and give an example of each.
  •  Name the open source tool which was used to evaluate complex terms in license agreements.

Program Level: Basic
Advance Preparation: None 

Practitioners and senior executives in industry who are responsible for managing, purchasing, or auditing the IT and purchasing functions

CPD: 2 Hours

4/1/2022 - 3/31/2023 11:59 PM