Finding a suitable system integrator for delivery your automation projects can be challenging. At the end, it all about getting the work completed in high quality on budget and time.

Here is a checklist designed to help you identify your suitable system integrator.

1. Subject matter expert: Look for a company with a proven track record and experience in automating systems similar to what you are currently using.

2. Resources: Make sure the integrator has the necessary resources to complete your project on time and within budget.

3. Communication and collaboration: Choose a company that is easy to communicate with and willing to collaborate with you to achieve your goals.

4. Flexibility: Look for a company that can easily adapt to meet your project needs.

5. Technical support: Consider a company that offers ongoing local technical support to ensure the smooth operation of your automated systems.

6. Industry certifications and accreditation: Ensure that the company have the relevant industry certifications and accreditation to provide quality services.

7. Referrals and customer reviews: Get references from previous clients and read customer reviews to get an idea of the company’s service quality.

8. Cost and budget: A system integration company is not always “the bigger, the better”. Generally, the bigger company costs due to hefty business overhead. Therefore, be open and choose one that offers the best value for money.

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