Gartner Research

How to Navigate the Supply Risk Assessment Solution Market

Published: 30 March 2015

ID: G00274270

Analyst(s): Deborah Wilson

Summary

Demand for enterprise solutions for supply risk assessment is surging; however, the complex technology solution market is confusing. Procurement, IT and supply chain leaders must plan for a composite solution that leverages data and services from multiple vendors.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • Organizations need many risk assessment inputs, so IT leaders require a composite solution of data and services from multiple vendors
  • The need for supply risk assessment inputs from multiple sources demands that IT and procurement leaders formulate integration strategies
  • Different buying centers' ongoing requirements to measure, track and act on supply risk mean IT leaders must architect for data sharing across teams, rather than implement a single, enterprise platform

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