Gartner Research

Creating a Repeatable Spend Analysis Cycle across the Enterprise

Published: 22 June 2017

ID: G00385986

Analyst(s): Procurement Research Team


When data is misclassified and incomplete, vendor and product coding conventions are inconsistent and data management is non-standardized. End-to-end spend-analysis solutions can help solve these issues.

Table Of Contents

Overview of the Current Practice

Shortcomings of the Current Practice

Member Imperative

Practice Profiles

Practice Profile

Practice Profile

Practice Profile

Appendix A

Appendix B

Appendix C


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