Gartner Research

Assess and Manage Vendor Risks to Protect Your Business

Published: 11 September 2009

ID: G00170809

Analyst(s): French Caldwell, Helen Huntley


A comprehensive program to assess and mitigate vendor risks can help enterprises to minimize business disruption. This collection of recently published Gartner research helps CIOs and vendor managers to develop, implement and manage such a program.

Table Of Contents
  • Identify and Understand the Most Common Vendor Risks
  • Use Tools and Guidelines to Assess and Manage Vendor Risk
  • Tailor Risk Evaluation Criteria According to the Types of Vendors and Products
  • Optimize Your Vendor Risk Management Program

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