Gartner Research

Key Issues for Vendor Management, 2010

Published: 29 March 2010

ID: G00174522

Analyst(s): Helen Huntley, Christopher Ambrose


Gartner Core Topics and Key Issues for vendor management include best practices in managing vendor contracts, performance and relationships; classifying vendors; assessing and mitigating risk factors when using vendors; and developing, implementing, structuring and staffing a VM program.

Table Of Contents
  • Gartner's 2010 Vendor Management Research Agenda
    • Key Issue: What are the best practices in managing vendor contracts, performance, relationships and risk?
    • Key Issue: How do you structure and staff vendor management operations and programs?

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