Gartner Research

2016 Strategic Roadmap for Source-to-Settle Suites

Published: 16 June 2016

ID: G00300256

Analyst(s): Magnus Bergfors


Interest in source-to-settle suites is increasing, but the solutions need to evolve and improve to deliver on their promised value. Procurement and IT leaders can use this research when deciding on procurement and sourcing automation strategies and transformation.

Table Of Contents


  • Future State
    • Move From Suites to Platforms
    • Contract Management Will Be the Link Between Strategic Sourcing and P2P
    • Improved Integration Capabilities and Guided Buying Will Increase Spend Under Management
    • Improved Analytics and Algorithms Will Increase Automation
  • Current State
  • Gap Analysis and Interdependencies
  • Migration Plan
    • Higher Priority
    • Medium Priority
    • Lower Priority

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