Gartner Research

Vendor Management Key Initiative Overview

Published: 09 April 2014

ID: G00263404

Analyst(s): Gayla Sullivan

Summary

This report provides a high-level description of the Vendor Management Key Initiative. CIOs and IT vendor management leaders can use it to understand the skills needed to support this discipline, and to expand their focus to include strategic business outcomes and vendor risk management.

Table Of Contents

Analysis

  • Consider These Factors to Determine Your Readiness
    • What Vendor Management Means to CIOs
    • What Vendor Management Means to IT Leaders
  • Conduct Your Vendor Management Initiative Using This Structured Approach

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