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Ariba Network to Move to SAP HANA


In keeping with its strategy to move everything to the cloud—and to the in-memory SAP HANA platform—SAP recently announced plans to move the Ariba Network to HANA by the end of 2014.

act ariba  into their operations and act on them more quickly. Companies will be able to glean predictive intelligence on risks, performance, capabilities, rates, and more from the 15-plus years of transaction and relationship data and community-generated content that resides in the business network. New available data will include structured data on production, marketing, sales and pricing, HR, finance, facilities and operations, as well as transaction-level data from supplier, customer and partner relationships, Read More

Ariba Hopes to Spark Chain Reaction


Two recent partnership announcements, with InterWorld and Siebel, reveal how E-procurement wunderkind Ariba thinks about the future of electronic purchasing.

act ariba  as-yet-unannounced strategy, but don''t act as major product differentiators for companies whose main interest is Ariba''s core offering. They are more significant perhaps for potential customers of Siebel and InterWorld, for whom easy access to Ariba''s software and network are a substantial added value. Read More

We Shall Be Giant


Oracle and Citigroup bank on integrating B2B exchange and financial services. Will Bailey Building and Loan Association get into the act?

act ariba  loans, lines of credit, factoring, and all the other financial services of the global economy. The news brought a welcome bump to Oracle''s share price, which rose 13 percent. The stock had been flagging due to concerns about future database revenues and the rapidity with which customers can convert to new Oracle applications. Market Impact A move of this nature was inevitable for both companies. Ariba has linked itself to Amex (see IBM is Not Enough; Ariba Announces Strong Partnership with Amex ) and Read More

Global Trade Management Software Vendors Under-Perform, But Were Predictions Overly Optimistic?


After 9/11, the analyst community optimistically predicted a sharp rise in the demand for global trade management (GTM) software. While initially vendor shares rose, pre- and post-9/11 barriers have prevented the profitability and ubiquity of GTM software.

act ariba  global logistics data and act as yet another service. Most e-logistics applications alone cannot meet the requirements of global trade, because they require compliance, regulatory, and security controls from another source. Global trade requires logistics execution capabilities as well as real time supply chain visibility in order to meet the anticipated needs of user in the Internet Age. These functions lack convergence and will take considerable time in order to offer an effective, thoroughly extended, Read More

Ariba's 15-Year Journey into the B2B Commerce Cloud


Ariba’s collaborative business commerce solutions focus on the basics: buying, selling, and managing cash. Ariba’s cloud-based vision has grown a vast network trading community to help businesses connect with each other and with suppliers. TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic reviews Ariba's 15-year history and discusses its market with Dan Ashton, Senior Manager of Solutions Marketing for Commerce Cloud Solutions.

act ariba  define, measure aggregate, and act upon performance metrics of their supply base, including the ability to bring together qualitative and quantitative information and to collaborate with suppliers throughout the process (see my previous article on the importance of supplier management ). Ariba Discovery for Buyers allows buyers around the world to discover, connect, and collaborate through the Ariba Network. Figure 2. Ariba Commerce Cloud In summary, Ariba’s offerings aim to simplify business commerce Read More

10 Steps to Software Validation


Software validation is required by any company covered by the US Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and 21 CFR Parts 210 & 211. Many small to midsize companies see this as an overwhelming task, but when approached in a logical manner, it doesn't have to be. This white paper will guide you through ten steps in making your validation run more smoothly and successfully.

act ariba  Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act and 21 CFR Parts 210 & 211. Many small to midsize companies see this as an overwhelming task, but when approached in a logical manner, it doesn''t have to be. This white paper will guide you through ten steps in making your validation run more smoothly and successfully. Read More

SAP Innovations Infusing the Ariba Network




act ariba  do the following: Receive active leads from a global community of qualified buyers rather than simply tracking them Manage orders and status in real time rather than chasing paper Accelerate payments for goods and services and optimize cash by making early payments Gain new community-based intelligence and insights to make more informed decisions On the buyer side, potential benefits come from finding the right-fit suppliers faster by using Ariba Discovery , the premier service for matching buyers and Read More

Are You on Track for 21 CFR Part 203 Compliance?


It’s old, it’s new, and it’s the future. Pedigree tracking regulations were originally passed into law through the Prescription Drug Marketing Act of 1987 (PDMA). After two decades of postponing enforcement, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted its final stay. Pharmaceutical companies are expected to be in compliance with 21 CFR Part 203 by the year 2011. Do you have what it takes for compliance?

act ariba  the Prescription Drug Marketing Act of 1987 (PDMA). After two decades of postponing enforcement, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has lifted its final stay. Pharmaceutical companies are expected to be in compliance with 21 CFR Part 203 by the year 2011. Do you have what it takes for compliance? Read More

Sarbanes-Oxley Compliant Data Protection


The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) regulates the storage and management of corporate financial data for all Registered Public Accounting Firms and many publicly held companies. Which SOX regulations affect data backup in your company—and how can a remote data backup solution help you comply? Find out, with an explanation of various sections of the SOX act, matched with key remote data backup functionality.

act ariba  Data Protection The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) regulates the storage and management of corporate financial data for all Registered Public Accounting Firms and many publicly held companies. Which SOX regulations affect data backup in your company—and how can a remote data backup solution help you comply? Find out, with an explanation of various sections of the SOX act, matched with key remote data backup functionality. Read More

Ariba and Dell Boomi to Simplify Seller Integration


Similar to the Ariba LIVE conference last year, one of the main themes at the Ariba LIVE 2013 conference was again that Ariba, now an SAP company, is making it easier than ever for companies to connect to the Ariba Network and collaborate. Accordingly, Ariba and Dell Boomi announced that they are teaming up to deliver pre-packaged integration as a service offering for selling organizations

act ariba  majority of their customer interactions occurring offline, with higher costs, increased errors, reduced profits, and lost sales as unintended consequences. As usual, the large organizations are the ones with the resources to tackle this problem, as they can more easily afford to invest heavily in technology to fully automate their operations. For example, HubSpan provides the integration platform as a service (IPaaS) for Ariba customers, which, contrary to the Ariba Integration Connector, is not Read More

Ariba Goes Vertical: No Pain, Much Gain


Ariba, a leader in E-procurement software and market management, pays $1.86 billion in stock to acquire TRADEX, a vendor of software that lets its customers build their own Internet marketplaces.

act ariba  manage Internet marketplaces. Market Impact It has been obvious for a while that Ariba needed to make a move into the incredibly fertile arena of vertical markets. The acquisition of TRADEX lets it do that without the pain of developing sophisticated user-level software. At the same time, Ariba acquires some strong assets from TRADEX''s toolkit, especially its workflow engine. We see this move opening new markets for Ariba''s marketplace activities. For every industry in which a vertical market offers Read More

The Safe Port Act of 2006-What Section 203 Will Mean to Your Importing Business


The US Safe Port Act is the most comprehensive step yet taken toward transitioning voluntary supply chain security programs into actual requirements for US importers, their foreign vendors, and every entity in between. While this should increase security, someone will have to bear the costs. That’s why understanding the current discussion is critical to evaluating the impact on your business.

act ariba  Safe Port Act of 2006-What Section 203 Will Mean to Your Importing Business The US Safe Port Act is the most comprehensive step yet taken toward transitioning voluntary supply chain security programs into actual requirements for US importers, their foreign vendors, and every entity in between. While this should increase security, someone will have to bear the costs. That’s why understanding the current discussion is critical to evaluating the impact on your business. Read More

The Best ACT! Is Still to Come


After a long history as a contact management and relationship tracking tool, ACT! 2005, is expanding to offer more sales force automation features for small to midsize businesses. Now available in a workgroup version, it offers new templates, enhanced opportunity management, additional security, contact record permissions, group scheduling features, and new quote generation functionality. Technical improvements include an SQL database and a complete .NET platform positioning ACT! for total Internet accessibility. The balance of power will surely shift in the competitive landscape as ACT! 2005 covers SME CRM areas currently marked by competitors such as Goldmine and MS CRM.

act ariba  sister products, transitioning from ACT to Best''s other CRM solutions will be an organic process. This is a valuable opportunity to leverage Best''s existing customer base and marketing potential. As Joe Bergera, senior vice president and general manager at ACT! explained, traditional market segmentation strongly positions ACT! in the 14 user category, representing 40 percent of the company''s customer base. Interestingly enough, research shows that the software is currently very well received in sales Read More

Could Your Company Survive a Product Recall Crisis?


The US Bioterrorism Act aims to counter terrorist attacks on the nation’s food supply. But what does it mean for your company? Can your company access and present documentation within twenty-four hours of the FDA’s request for any set of records? If not, a fully integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is mandatory unless you are the smallest of businesses.

act ariba  Crisis? The US Bioterrorism Act aims to counter terrorist attacks on the nation’s food supply. But what does it mean for your company? Can your company access and present documentation within twenty-four hours of the FDA’s request for any set of records? If not, a fully integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP) system is mandatory unless you are the smallest of businesses. Read More