Gartner Research

Procurement and Strategic Sourcing Applications Primer for 2019

Published: 05 February 2019

ID: G00375900

Analyst(s): Magnus Bergfors, Kaitlynn Sommers, Patrick Connaughton


Procurement and strategic sourcing applications automate the full scope of procurement and sourcing processes. Our 2019 research will enable application leaders to identify the most relevant vendors and new technologies for automating and transforming their procurement and sourcing processes.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How do you create a procurement and strategic sourcing application strategy?
    • How do you implement a procurement and strategic sourcing application strategy?
    • How will emerging technologies impact procurement and strategic sourcing applications?
    • How are the markets and vendors for procurement and strategic sourcing applications evolving?

Related Priorities

  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading
  • Tools and Toolkits

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