Step 1 / Selected SolutionMap

Focused sourcing solutions and supporting content and services for automating truly strategic sourcing as well as operational/tactical sourcing processes. Sourcing suites include support for: spend analysis (“lite”), supply base analysis, market analysis, category strategy, cost/value modeling, supplier discovery, supplier qualification/certification, and sourcing execution that includes multi-round RFx/bidding (including reverse auctions and bid optimization support for constraint modeling, scenarios, conditional/bundled bids, etc.), supplier surveys, risk analysis, bid analysis, contract negotiations/awarding and contract management (“lite”). The solutions also include support for project management, savings tracking, dashboards, and supplier-facing applications in the suite, and can include specific support for direct materials and manufacturing processes.

 Step 2 / Select Buying Persona
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About Personas

Not all procurement organizations are equal. SolutionMap buying personas reflect different organizational needs tied to the unique value propositions served by a provider. Be sure to select the buying persona that most accurately reflects your organization as the SolutionMap provider rankings vary based on weighted requirements by persona.


 

 Step 3 / Review Sourcing Rankings chart
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Reading the Ranking Chart

The color of the provider ‘bubble’ indicates the number of submitted customer references with dark purple being best.

The size of the provider ‘bubble’ indicates their number of customers.