Gartner Research

IT Market Clock for Procurement and Sourcing Solutions, 2018

Published: 19 December 2017

ID: G00346432

Analyst(s): Patrick Connaughton , Kaitlynn Sommers , Magnus Bergfors , Christian Titze , Desere Edwards

Summary

Procurement and sourcing technologies are evolving as vendors expand offerings and buyers push for digital process enablement. This report provides application leaders with an assessment of the maturity and commoditization of major solution asset classes in the procurement and sourcing domain.

Table Of Contents
  • What You Need to Know
  • The IT Market Clock
    • Useful Market Life
    • Commoditization
    • Market Life and Commoditization Measures
    • IT Market Clock Changes for 2018
  • IT Market Clock Recommendation Summary
  • Market Background
  • Supplier Landscape
  • Asset Class Profiles
    • Advantage
    • Choice
    • Cost
    • Replacement

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