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Leverage Checklists to Beat Outsourcing Challenges With Vendor Ecosystems

Published: 27 February 2017

ID: G00322513

Analyst(s): David Groombridge , Stephanie Stoudt-Hansen , Gilbert van der Heiden , William Maurer


In the more complex vendor ecosystems of the future, new tools will be required to ensure continued benefits from outsourced services. Sourcing and vendor management leaders should use this research to evaluate strategies, create requirements, and evaluate and engage service providers.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Consolidate, Visualize and Maintain All Outsourcing Initiatives in a Single Overview
  • Manage Service, Provider and Ecosystem Risks
  • Orchestrate and Foster Continuous Innovation and Strategic Relationships

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