The AI Dilemma: Build vs. Buy
The AI Dilemma: Build vs. Buy
The AI Dilemma: Build vs. Buy

The AI Dilemma: Build vs. Buy

The top build vs. buy considerations for AI projects in consumer enterprise.

Nearly half of businesses today have adopted artificial intelligence (AI) to enhance customer experience, build loyalty, and drive revenue growth. It’s easy to see why those who haven’t are eager to get started. The question is no longer whether to adopt AI, but how—which brings us to the age-old dilemma: should you build or buy?


Ritu Jyoti, VP AI Strategies, IDC Research

Ritu Jyoti is Program Vice President, AI Strategies with IDC’s software market research and advisory practice. Ritu Jyoti is a trusted advisor to some of the world’s largest technology firms and end-users. Prior to this role, she was Program Vice President, Systems Infrastructure Research Portfolio for IDC’s Cloud IaaS, Enterprise Storage and Server team.

Sandy Ward, Principal Engineer,

For the past 15 years, Sandy has been unlocking data’s potential to transform businesses. He joined as the second employee and first technical hire and is now their Principal Engineer.

What you’ll learn:

In this free 30 minute webinar, guest speakers Ritu Jyoti, VP Artificial Intelligence (AI) Strategies at IDC Research, and Sandy Ward, Principal Engineer at, will discuss top build vs. buy considerations for AI projects that are gaining traction across your enterprise.

  • How to identify your AI needs and decision criteria
  • The pros vs. cons of build and buy and the best scenarios for each
  • Which use cases are ideal for a hybrid build/buy approach
  • The benefits of leveraging third-party AI solutions for your enterprise needs

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