The Pros and Cons of Building or Renting Platforms

Tony van Niekerk of COVER talks tech with Riaan Bekker, Force Solutions Manager at Thryve, more specifically Platforms.

Sectors and businesses of all types and sizes are switching to platforms, because they create a stable yet flexible technology foundation upon which to build business services.

The question however remains: build or buy? Is it better to own the platform your business uses or should you use the platform of a third party?

In a recent article in COVER magazine, Riaan takes a look at the arguments for both sides, build or buy?.

In this Podcast Riaan offers some insight into this question of building your own or renting.