IT Procurement Handbook for SMEs
A large organisation can suffer badly if it gets its IT procurement wrong. For a Small to Medium Enterprise (SME), it can be fatal. This handbook is the definitive guide for Small to Medium Enterprises looking to purchase IT products and services, covering everything involved in the procurement cycle, from identifying and managing the changing IT requirements of the business, through the evaluation and bidding process, to managing suppliers and the delivery of their IT products and services.
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1 The Procurement Lifecycle
2 Managing a Procurement
3 Needs and Business Cases
4 Risk and Procurement
5 Bid Documentation
6 Bid Evaluation
7 Quality Assurance
11 Legal Issues
References and Further Reading
8 ITspecific Issues
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