Gartner Research

Supply Chain Brief: Supply Chain Convergence — End-to-End Risk Management Becoming a Must-Have Capability

Published: 07 July 2017

ID: G00331153

Analyst(s): Christian Titze , Laurel Lippay, Desere Edwards


The use of risk information to a company's end-to-end supply chain is essential for supply chain leaders to embrace. This research looks into the status of risk convergence in the sourcing and procurement domains from two perspectives: the business itself and supporting technology.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • The Basics — Risk and Convergence
  • The Use Cases — Mitigating Risk in Different Domains and Horizons
  • The Technology — End-to-End Risk Management
  • Gartner Recommended Reading

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