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Article Index - Results

2003 Inside Supply Management Article Index
Term selected: Technology

A valuable reference tool, the Article Index is a comprehensive list of articles that have appeared in Inside Supply Management® (formerly Purchasing Today® and NAPM Insights®) magazine. Articles are organized by subject for easy locating and study.

  • Common Pitfalls and Traps of the E-Auction Sourcing Process Members Only Content
    CV Ramachandran, Robert Tevelson, Richard Sheinfeld and Arpita Majumder, June, Vol. 14, No. 6, p. 30.

    With careful e-auction planning and communication, common pitfalls can be avoided to ultimately deliver superior purchase cost performance.

  • Electronic Reverse Auctions: The Benefits and the Risks Members Only Content
    Ernest G. Gabbard, C.P.M., CPCM, October, Vol. 14, No. 10, p. 32. (Exam Alert: )

    Much of the controversy surrounding reverse auctions is attributable to either a lack of understanding of the tool or inappropriate use of the tool.

  • Evaluating a Supplier's Tech Capabilities Members Only Content
    Victoria Damato, November, Vol. 14, No. 11, p. 10.

    A supplier's technical capability or "non-capability" affects your organization and its ability to do business.

  • Preparation and Due Diligence Pay Off Members Only Content
    Michael D. Feldman, C.P.M., May, Vol. 14, No. 5, p. 12.

    By investing time and effort in performing due diligence and contingency planning, you can be protected if a solution provider can no longer provide.

  • Protecting Your Computer Information Members Only Content
    Steven L. Clayborn, C.P.M., CPCM, April, Vol. 14, No. 4, p. 10. (Exam Alert: )

    To be effective, computer security must become everyone's business, not merely the responsibility of the IT department.

  • Purchasing Software vs. Hardware Members Only Content
    Roger Dahlkvist, January, Vol. 14, No. 1, p. 10. (Exam Alert: )

    Understanding the differences between purchasing hardware and software can help to ensure that each purchase is handled appropriately.

  • Supply Management Meets Enterprise Performance Management Members Only Content
    John Hagerty and Pierre Mitchell, March, Vol. 14, No. 3, p. 9. (Exam Alert: )

    Use the tools your organization already has to evaluate the health of the business and to make the right decisions.

  • The Five Deadly Sins of Systems Projects Members Only Content
    Jack Barry, September, Vol. 14, No. 9, p. 14. (Exam Alert: )

    Technology is capable of positively impacting an organization as long as it is appropriately managed.

  • Thoughts on "E" Members Only Content
    Roberta J. Duffy, May, Vol. 14, No. 5, p. 22. (Exam Alert: )

    On the back side of the tech bubble, e-procurement tools and systems have found their niche in sourcing strategies, and supply managers have been busy optimizing them.

  • What's Holding Up the Procurement Revolution? Members Only Content
    Anthony G. Tarantino, Ph.D., C.P.M., CPIM and Michelle Chen, September, Vol. 14, No. 9, p. 34.

    To effectively use the available technology, changes in business processes are required to support it.

  • When a Technology Solution Provider Can't Provide Members Only Content
    Michael D. Feldman, C.P.M., July, Vol. 14, No. 7, p. 12. (Exam Alert: )

    Preparing a protective agreement can mitigate the risk associated with a provider's failure to perform.