E-procurement is not just for goods and material. The market now offers IT services e-procurement solutions that open access to service sources and seek to optimize the service chain. What are these solutions and how do they work?
The functionality of these optimizers also varies, but each attempts to maximize the efficiency of the service chain. Expert Marketplaces The core of each expert marketplace consists of a database of service suppliers. The basic value the expert marketplace delivers is access to this database and the capability to match an organization's needs to resources in the database. Using these marketplaces is straightforward. You either directly search the database using some combination of criteria (e.g.,