Are Public Sector Procurement Professionals Absent Laggards?

Posted on April 28, 2016 by


Editor’s Note: Is the UK public sector different than the public sector in North America?

Procurement Insights

I read and then re-read a recent article that I came across quite by accident in titled Procurement Technology: Why is the Public Sector Absent from the Table?

He then goes on to trumpet the billions that companies such as Coupa, Bravo and Tamr are spending to innovate and create commercial technologies that streamline and improve the procurement process, while simultaneously calling out the government for being laggards because they are not embracing what these innovators have to offer.

Sharma then writesit is critical that the public sector make it a priority to explore and leverage commercial technologies to the maximum intent.” In short, governments should stop wasting time building…

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