Some companies have successfully used eProcurement systems for procuring, managing, and paying workers. Understandably, this makes some companies think that an eProcurement system and a VMS are essentially similar. A closer look, however, reveals that the two systems do not compare, particularly when examining the services that each system actually provides.
If your enterprise is trying to decide which tool to use to manage your extended workforce—an eProcurement system or a VMS—be sure to dive deep with questions during the RFP process about how the two compare. This data sheet will help you decide which questions to ask.