Gartner Research

Rethink Procurement’s Technology Budget (Brocade)

Published: 11 June 2017

ID: G00385994

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team


Procurement’s IT budget is often stretched thin by competing priorities. Procurement should set technology enablement investment targets that direct disproportionate investment toward the one or two most important strategic priorities for the organization. Evaluate investment proposals on their performance against a set of tangible, measurable outcomes derived from senior executives' own performance objectives. Consider how Brocade uses its Strategic Pillar Investment Targets to rethink Procurement’s technology budget.

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