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IT procurement

ProcureCon IT EU — Coming Next Week!

A final call for anyone wising to attend the Autumn event for senior IT professionals. ProcureCon IT takes place next week - December 5-6, Mövenpick Hotel […]

IT Supply Chain Developments and Their Impact on Buying Decisions

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Al Nagar, Head of Benchmarking, KnowledgeBus, Mercato Solutions, continues his series of monthly advisory pieces sharing recent movements and impactors within key IT product categories, to keep you up to date with the […]

IT Supply Chain Developments and Their Impact on Buying Decisions

Al Nagar, Head of Benchmarking, KnowledgeBus, Mercato Solutions, continues his series of monthly advisory pieces sharing recent movements and impactors within key IT product categories, to keep you abreast […]

Best Practice Group on Problematic IT Projects – the Importance of Trust

We featured a report from consulting firm BPG a few weeks back, and we are coming back to it today. Best Practice Group (BPG) is […]

Problematic IT Projects – Excellent Paper from Best Practice Group

IT Procurement is such a broad field, and as we said last month it is a “master spend category” that has changed more than most […]

Driving Savings Realisation in IT Sourcing

We are delighted to feature a guest post on our Hot Topic for October -- IT Procurement -- from Santosh Reddy of GEP, whose Knowledge Bank is a rich and […]

ProcureCon IT Europe – A New Procurement Event this Autumn

The ProcureCon Marketing event – now in year 3 - has been a success for the organisers and has become a key event for procurement […]

This week’s summary of articles from Public Spend Matters Europe

Our new site Public Spend Matters Europe, launched a few weeks ago, has received a good reception from the public procurement community around Europe. There's a new article every day […]

Accenture Spend Trends report – the IT spend category

We mentioned recently the Accenture quarterly “Spend Trends” report, made freely available as a download from their website here, and praised it for its insight […]

HMRC ASPIRE replacement – the Times is not optimistic about the future procurement

The Times had a major feature last week, including a lead editorial, on the UK’s tax department (HMRC) and the “abject disrepair” around the major […]

Four lessons from the Raytheon victory in their IT contract claim against the Home Office

Another victory for a supplier over the UK Government. After Fujitsu won something around £400 million just a few weeks back in relation to their […]

US Government IT procurement under the microscope – read this excellent report

We’ve been very remiss in not featuring up to now a recent report on government IT purchasing by our US colleagues at Public Spend Forum. […]