TITLE

Build, Buy, Rent or Share?

AUTHOR(S)
Hanson, Wayne E.
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Government Technology;Sep2012, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses how strategic sourcing helps local governments control their spending. Strategic sourcing involves calculating the most effective and efficient way to obtain needed products and services and takes on the form of cloud computing, virtualization and using mobile devices. Concord, California and Las Vegas, Nevada have used outsourcing and shared services as strategies to keep up with the challenging economy. INSETS: IDEAS FOR SMARTER PROCUREMENT;STRATEGIC SOURCING AND (HOPEFULLY) A RECOVERING ECONOMY.
ACCESSION #
79789428

 

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