Understanding Integrated Suites: The Example of E-Sourcing

A synopsis of The Hackett Group’s 2018 study

One of the key takeaways from The Hackett Group’s Integrated Suite vs. Best of Breed study (2018) is that organizations are planning to move toward a single, integrated suite for source-to-contract and purchase-to-pay functions. Most organizations surveyed reported they want a unified, end-to-end technology suite that incorporates fresh, forward-looking UI/UX approaches that extend into wider source-to-contract areas for improving supplier discovery and contract compliance.

Read this synopsis report to understand the factors that support this finding. You’ll see the benefits your peers are achieving with integrated e-sourcing, including:

  • Improved spend under management, sourcing productivity, and contract compliance
  • Enhanced strategic sourcing
  • Integrated master data across systems
  • Improved decision-making
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