Gartner Research

Technology Sourcing, Procurement and Vendor Management Need a Center of Excellence to Be Digital-Business-Ready

Published: 31 August 2017

ID: G00335150

Analyst(s): Yanni Karalis, Luke Ellery

Summary

Sourcing and vendor management leaders need to push for transformation if they are going to successfully support their organization in the digital era. This research will show S&VM leaders how to use a center of excellence to support their transformation to a more-agile operating model.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Create a COE That Will Facilitate the Need for Increased Speed, Accelerate Bimodal Procurement and Foster Innovation
  • Define the Key Activities and Resources of the COE Team to Support Technology Sourcing, Procurement and Vendor Management Initiatives
  • Utilize the COE as a Facilitator for Business-Critical Cross-Business Technology Sourcing and Procurement Initiatives

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