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Help Wanted . . !

by Debbie Wilson  |  November 9, 2009  |  5 Comments

Today I fielded ANOTHER call from a supplier that is frustrated with and challenged to support all the various buy-side e-procurement and e-invoicing solutions of their customers.  “We’re a high volume shop,” they said, “it’s not practical for us to log into a dozen different portals to download orders and submit invoices.”  To complicate matters, [...]

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Hype Cycle for Procurement Applications, 2009

by Debbie Wilson  |  August 11, 2009  |  1 Comment

Procurement spans a rich and diverse range of activities.  The variety of tools available to enable procurement activities and expanding and maturing at a heightened rate this year, due to the widespread need to cut costs.  This signature Gartner document type profiles 26 different procurement technologies, detailing for each the current maturity level, the benefit [...]

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Key Issues for Enterprise Contract Management and Procurement Applications, 2009

by Debbie Wilson  |  April 6, 2009  |  Comments Off

This Gartner research document outlines my planned research for now through March 2010.  Procurement technology 2009 research will focus on the important issues of cost cutting, the competitive landscape and maximizing technology investments, while enterprise contract management research will continue to track and analyze this dynamic market.  Key Issues for Enterprise Contract Management and Procurement [...]

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How Banks and Processors Can make EIPP Services Appealing to Corporate Customers

by Debbie Wilson  |  April 6, 2009  |  2 Comments

Banks and payment processors are becoming more interested in electronic invoice presentment and payment (EIPP) as a source of new revenue.  This Gartner research note recommends that banks and payment processors partner with EIPP vendors to participate in this growing market.  Access to How Banks and Processors Can Make EIPP Services Appealing to Corporate Customers is [...]

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The Role of Procurement in Electronic Presentment and Payment (EIPP)

by Debbie Wilson  |  January 30, 2009  |  Comments Off

Published:  December 2008 This note set is the result of great Gartner teamwork to cover a complex and evolving area.  John Van Decker, Nigel Rayner, Kathy Tornbohm and I put our heads together to review all the various alternatives organizations have to streamline the accounts payable process.  The top level note, EIPP Can Improve Finance [...]

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I Get It Now – Its All About the Taxes

by Debbie Wilson  |  January 5, 2009  |  Comments Off

Last year began with an occasional inquiry on the “procure-through-pay” approach to e-invoicing, and it ended with a steady stream.  It wasn’t too hard to figure out right away that the European approach to this type of initiative is very different from the U.S.  In Europe, it’s all about the invoice.  European Union directives make [...]

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An Old Idea Gets New Legs

by Debbie Wilson  |  October 7, 2008  |  3 Comments

I have to admit I’ve felt a bit awkward about posting a clever (or at least an attempt at clever) entry in my blog these past few days, given the stress of the financial markets.  I don’t want to be negative, but seeing friends and family struggle with housing costs, sinking retirement accounts and other [...]

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