Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites is now available. This market has now been around for almost 20 years!
Think about a business document that is still too often in paper form. Digitizing, or dematerializing, this document could lead to a great opportunity.
In case you missed them the first time around, here are my seven most popular posts of 2016. Procure to Pay, Marketplace Take Rates, and humor dominated.
Supply chain news in late 2016 included duopolies, explosions, counterfeits, bid-rigging, out-of-stocks, child labor, and an entirely fake supply chain.
Donald Trump has all of the bad traits of every bad enterprise software sales person I have ever met. That does not bode well for the next four years.
Buried among the security and sales automation companies in Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500 Rankings are a few B2B SaaS Platforms of interest.
SaaS M&A and consolidation is increasing, but it will still have to wait for some SaaS company boards to lose their loss aversion (think about that one).
The joys of business travel continue with a new boarding procedure never used before and unlikely to be used again–I hope!
Amazon versus Google. Coupa versus Ariba. Symphony versus Bloomberg. Microsoft versus Linkedin. The battle of the mega-platforms is only intensifying!