Analyze your Spend
Find Savings, Manage Maverick Buying, Identify Cooperative
Purchasing Opportunities & Benchmark your performance
We're focused on outcomes
Spikes Cavell Analytic Inc., equips public agencies and higher
education institutions with the spend intelligence, online tools
and analytical insight they need to deliver cash savings and
transform the way they purchase goods and services.
The Observatory is a managed online service that facilitates the
delivery of spend and contract visibility quickly, affordably and
with little effort on the agency or institutions part.
spotlightonspend is a managed online service that enables public
agencies and higher education institutions to effortlessly publish
complex financial information so that it can be easily accessed and
understood by its citizens.
Everything we do is driven by data
Public sector spend, contract and pricing data is often
incomplete, inappropriately classified and distributed across
financial management and purchasing systems that are only partially
integrated. This “data deficit” renders the analysis and management
of spend difficult, time consuming, expensive and unreliable.
Our sophisticated, scalable and public sector specific
methodology addresses the “data-deficit” by rapidly transforming
your spend, supplier and contract data into actionable business
intelligence regardless of the completeness, accuracy or fitness
for purpose of the source.
Unrivalled Public Sector expertise
We’ve processed more public sector datasets than any other
service provider on the planet and in the process, we’ve
accumulated an unrivalled body of real-world experience. That’s why
we know what works and what doesn’t, what’s possible and what
isn’t. Innovative, data-driven and public sector specific
Intuitive and easy to use Online Tools
The Observatory is a modular suite of data-driven online tools
that have been designed from the ground up to meet the unique
requirements of the public sector.Delivered as a cloud based hosted
service, implementation occurs within weeks and with minimal effort
on your part.
SPEND & CONTRACT VISIBILITY
Profile your spend to find savings, manage maverick buying and
identify cooperative purchasing opportunities.
BENCHMARKING & COMPARISON
Evidence your progress, create context through comparison and
benchmark procurement performance.
Deliver meaningful spend transparency without the need to add to
the workload of your current staff or increase headcount.
Measure your spend in the local economy and better target your
economic development efforts.
TAILORED TO THE SPECIFIC NEEDS OF INDIVIDUAL SEGMENTS
The public sector is comprised of discrete segments each with
markedly different dynamics. Consistent with our customer-centric
philosophy we reflect the unique characteristics of each segment
with adaptations and extensions to our core products and
- Local Government
- State Government Agencies
- Federal Government Agencies
- K-12 School Districts
- Higher Education
- Law Enforcement
- Special Districts, Authorities and Utilities
- Charities & Voluntary Organizations