information technology procurement process

Your Information Technology Procurement Process: 5 Essential Questions

With worldwide IT spending expected to reach over five billion dollars in 2024, organizations are looking for ways to cut the budget and contain costs. In many cases, one of the most impactful ways of doing this is by tightening up the information technology procurement process. Information technology procurement focuses on acquiring the necessary services …

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The Evolution of IT Cost Management with Eric Russo of Bridgepointe

https://youtu.be/RDL9PUGtGRw On this episode of The Bridge, I’m joined by Eric Russo, Senior Vice President of Lifecycle Services at Bridgepointe. We’re talking about IT cost management and why it’s become a top priority, second only to cybersecurity. The Bridgepointe Lifecycle Services team advocates for their client’s success during every step of the technology lifecycle, from …

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Every dollar of the IT budget requires planning and justification. Here’s what you need to know about IT procurement and your RFP process.

Avoid These Three Mistakes with Your IT Procurement Process

When it comes to your IT procurement, having an efficient and professional RFP process can make a critical difference.  Bain & Company’s April 2023 Perspectives on the Macroeconomic Environment for Software report highlighted that while IT budgets for 2023 have increased over 2022, tech leaders feel pressure to reduce spending.   CIO and IT leaders are tasked …

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Blog Transition Management by Chris Cannon

How Technology Transition Management Speeds Up Projects

With remote and hybrid work here to stay, technology is the lynchpin of how organizations operate daily. This makes technology transitions mission-critical. McKinsey research shows that nearly 70% of complex, large-scale change programs fail, and technology is no exception. The challenges from employee engagement to collaboration across departments are many, so any technology transition needs …

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Technology Expense Management Solutions: How One Client Reduced Spend with Improved Solutions

Technology Expense Management Solutions: How One Client Reduced Spend with Improved Solutions

With a looming recession, and increased pressure on IT spending, CIOs at companies of all sizes need to be able to do more with less. While IT spending is expected to remain stable amid economic uncertainty, there’s a growing focus on finding ways to optimize that spend. That’s where Technology Expense Management solutions come in.    …

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Lifecycle management services

Lifecycle Management Services: The Key to Cost Containment in 2023

Thanks to digital transformation and widespread cloud adoption, organizations manage more technology than ever. IT teams are fatigued and tech leaders are under pressure to manage technology budgets better. Organizations of all sizes are turning to Lifecycle Management Services to ease this burden.    With inflation rising and a potential recession imminent, containing costs will …

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