Cost, Risk, and Innovation

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Cost, Risk, and Innovation

Going beyond a single overriding objective, cost, risk & innovation goals are identified and weighted appropriately, depending on specific goals for a given customer requirement.

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We mentioned in our Newswire last week that the UK’s Local Government Association (LGA) – a membership of councils working to influence central government on issues that matter to local authorities - had released its National Technological and Digital ...
There has been a perception in the UK in recent years that the major providers to the public sector in areas such as IT and outsourced services have made excess profits. “Big suppliers rip off Government” is a general view that much of the public still ...
We wrote here an introduction to the Open Contracting Innovation Challenge , which is a competition run by the Open Contracting Partnership and the Open Data Institute to recognize ground-breaking data-driven ideas for improving public procurement. ...
The Open Contracting Innovation Challenge is a competition run by the Open Contracting Partnership and the Open Data Institute to recognise ground-breaking data-driven ideas for improving public procurement. Every third dollar that governments spend ...
There is much discussion about the risk averse nature of government and procurement/acquisition specifically. There are many root causes for this but one I believe to be true is the lack of leadership support when something goes wrong. It is easy to ask ...
Public Spend Forum Europe (PSF Europe) provides an article overview of the content and findings of a recent document released by the National Audit Office (United Kingdom) on the topic of “be an attractive client”.  The overview presented highlights that ...
In this brief tutorial,   DeltaBid   illustrates three useful d ata cuts to support your broader supply market analysis efforts. Public Spend Forum has a broader set of key principles around conducting supply market analysis, as well as training ...
This case study report was  developed by the authors and contributors to serve as a reference for practitioners focused on E-procurement systems.     The case study clearly lays out the problem statement, which provides a good summary of the motivating ...
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This case study report was  developed by the authors and contributors to serve as a reference for practitioners focused ...
This research paper by NASPO provides a robust discussion  of E-procurement systems. Of  particular interest  in this ...
In this case study, The Centre for Public Impact describes how the Government of Singapore Ministry of Finance (MOF) planned ...

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