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Apply a Dynamic Sourcing Strategy for IT Services to Support Digital Initiatives

Published: 05 April 2018

ID: G00351116

Analyst(s): Alan Stanley , Claudio Da Rold , Katie Gove


The digital age requires us to rethink traditional sourcing, as it does not support dynamic change in digitally enabled businesses. Sourcing and vendor management leaders must, therefore, integrate repeatable, nimble sourcing options into their digital-business-focused services sourcing strategies.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Introduce the "Yin and Yang" Approach of Business Cost and Business Outcome
    • Recommendations
  • Develop Repeatable Sourcing Actions With Guardrails
    • Recommendations
  • Use Workbooks to Catalog Options and Status
    • Recommendations

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