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Gartner Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites


Global leaders are emerging in the strategic sourcing application suite market as it begins to mature. IT, procurement and supply chain leaders can use this report to assess the top solution vendors competing in the global market.

Published: 04 February 2015

ID: G00259991

Analyst(s): Deborah Wilson , Richard Adams, Magnus Bergfors

Table Of Contents

Market Definition/Description

Magic Quadrant

  • Vendor Strengths and Cautions
    • BravoSolution
    • Gatewit
    • GEP
    • IBM (Emptoris)
    • Ivalua
    • Mercado EletrĂ´nico
    • SAP (Ariba)
    • SAP (Sourcing)
    • Scanmarket
    • SciQuest
    • Selectica (Iasta)
    • SynerTrade
    • Vortal
    • Zycus
  • Vendors Added and Dropped
    • Added
    • Dropped

Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

Evaluation Criteria

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision
  • Quadrant Descriptions
    • Leaders
    • Challengers
    • Visionaries
    • Niche Players


Market Overview

Gartner Recommended Reading

  • Ability to Execute
  • Completeness of Vision

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