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Procurement & Vendor Management

PROCUREMENT AND VENDOR MANAGEMENT (PVM)

The aim within the Procurement & Vendor Management Working Group is to further explore common interest areas and determine best practices with governance of vendors as well as to deliver common tools to enhance the PVM processes in each company. 

The PVM Working Group meets twice a year at various locations in Europe hosted by ETIS Member Telco companies and is supported by an active online community. It is a closed user group for ETIS Telco members only.  ETIS Associates and some vendors are invited to join the group only on a case-by-case basis. 

The ETIS Central Office representative for this group is Michele Lalic.

TOPICS DISCUSSED:

  • Cooperation with enterprise architects
  • IT transformation
  • SDN/NFV
  • Cloud computing
  • Impact of new technologies on procurement
  • Large vendor dependency
  • License management
  • Procurement organization & governance

PARTICIPATING MEMBERS: 
CYTA, Fastweb, KPN, Lattelecom, Magyar Telekom, NOS, Proximus, Swisscom, Telia Company, Telia Estonia, Turkcell, Turk Telekom, TDC, Vipnet and invited guests

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