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Identify a Clear Statement of Requirements When Sourcing Services for Emerging PPM and PPMaaS Offerings

Published: 31 January 2019

ID: G00375505

Analyst(s): Joanne Kopcho , Jim Longwood


When externally sourcing PPM capabilities, sourcing, procurement and vendor management leaders need to actively consider PPM as an emerging service offering. Use this guidance to ensure your readiness and ability to identify PPM services and providers that can deliver the required outcomes.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Building a Sourcing Approach for PPM Services
  • Develop a Clear and Comprehensive Statement of Requirements
    • Why: The Business Background
    • What and How: The Scope of PPM Service Requirements
    • Who and Where: Service Provider Qualifications
  • Use an Iterative Process to Quickly Identify and Down-Select Providers

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