This post reviews a free technology assessment tool published by the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network. It has largely been geared towards the domestic (USA) nonprofit world. We evaluated its application to the international development industry as a resource to add to your digital development freebie toolkit.
Two members of the TecSalud team, a designer and an engineer did an exercise to compare three popular data collection platforms used in global development. Angela, our systems engineer, is a programming expert with no prior knowledge of any of the tools. Jose, our designer, has never built a data collection tool nor seen one.