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Procurement Leaders Need to Deploy Work-Stream-Specific P2P Solutions to Maximize ROI

Published: 02 June 2014

ID: G00264324

Analyst(s): Deborah Wilson

Summary

The transition from heavily customized, on-premises installation to cloud solutions with minimal configuration is changing the way P2P solutions deliver ROI. Incorporate work-stream-specific P2P solutions to deliver quick time to value, control and ease of use.

Table Of Contents
  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Work-stream-specific P2P solutions give procurement, finance and supply chain leaders precise control over spending
  • Work-stream-specific P2P solutions reduce the need for IT leaders to push adoption, because these solutions are designed for ease of use for requisitioners
  • The proliferation of work-stream-specific P2P solutions makes it important for IT to evaluate application integration strategy
  • The proliferation of work-stream-specific P2P solutions may require procurement to deploy tools to guide requisitioners to the correct system

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