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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

ariba procurement procedure  plans to move the Ariba Network to HANA by the end of 2014. With 1.5 million companies in over 190 countries conducting over half a trillion in commerce on an annual basis, the Ariba Network is by far the largest and most global business-to-business (B2B) trading platform in the world. And with the move to HANA, it is expected to become the fastest and most powerful.   SAP started the transition to HANA with Ariba Spend Visibility . The release was the first major Ariba upgrade that was deployed on HANA

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Concur Gives Up The Boast


Concur Technologies dreamed of going mano a mano with Ariba and Commerce One. However, announcing the details of its new operating plan in the report of a disappointing quarter, the company has revealed that 'procurement is not us.' Then again, there really is a need for e-procurement, isn’t there?

ariba procurement procedure  Gives Up The Boast Concur Gives Up The Boast D. Geller - August 15, 2000 Event Summary Portable Software was best known for its Travel and Expense software when, two years ago, it acquired a company named 7Software for its procurement package named Company Store. The acquisition spurred a new name and a new plan. Renaming itself as Concur Technologies, and going public (NASDAQ: CNQR) it attempted meld current software products and new ones yet to be acquired into a unified suite of employee-facing Read More

Software Evaluation, Selection, and Procurement


The statistics for completing packaged software implementation projects are grim. This article examines how the software evaluation, selection, and procurement process is key to successful software implementations.

ariba procurement procedure  Evaluation, Selection, and Procurement Introduction A 1995 Standish Group research study based on over 8000 software implementation projects found that nearly one third of the projects were canceled before completion. And over 50% of the projects cost nearly twice their original estimates. The study further concluded that only 16% of all software projects are completed on time and on budget (only 9% for large companies) 1 . With these grim statistics firmly in hand, a plethora of books, white Read More

E-Procurement Usability: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly


Adoption of enterprise resource planning (ERP)-based E-Procurement solutions has hit a plateau in recent years due to inherent usability deficiencies, exacerbated by heightened user expectations. It is now possible to leverage all the existing infrastructure of leading platforms with a friendlier, consumer-like user interface (UI) that can be rapidly deployed with minimal cost or change management impact. Find out how.

ariba procurement procedure  E-Procurement,SAP,SRM,usability,UI,P2P,catalogs,spend management,adoption,procurement Read More

Procurement at the Helm: Steering for Success


As the global economy continues to struggle, procurement teams continue to be tasked with looking for ways to control costs. Other recent global events such as natural disasters and commodity price volatility have also left procurement grappling with increasing supply risk. The research presented here examines how many purchasing organizations have already changed their strategies or plan to do so over the next two years.

ariba procurement procedure  at the Helm: Steering for Success As the global economy continues to struggle, procurement teams continue to be tasked with looking for ways to control costs. Other recent global events such as natural disasters and commodity price volatility have also left procurement grappling with increasing supply risk. The research presented here examines how many purchasing organizations have already changed their strategies or plan to do so over the next two years. Read More

SAP to Acquire Ariba, Expand Cloud Presence - First Impressions


SAP and Ariba apparently have good poker faces, since during their recent user events, AribaLIVE 2012 and SAPPHIRE NOW 2012, there was no inkling of this development. At first glance, this is a good fit, as a plethora of large SAP customers use both Ariba Network and Ariba’s procurement, sourcing, contract management, e-invoicing, etc. software (in fact, in the early 2000s, the name Ariba was

ariba procurement procedure  for the Force.com -based Ariba Contracts offering, but SAP would be smart not to kill the possibly golden goose. Time will also tell how SAP's relationships with IBM and Capgemini will unfold in light of these consulting companies' acquisitions of Emptoris and IBX respectively. Look for more articles on this merger by me as I fully gather my thoughts after having attended both AribaLIVE 2012 and SAPPHIRE NOW 2012. Until then, your comments and thoughts are customarily welcome. See also : Horses for Read More

Concur Scores A Bingo


Concur took a quantum leap in providing E-procurement services to small and mid-sized businesses by partnering with Nortel Networks and SAFECO. The resulting Concur Business Advantage will provide leveraged buying services to customers.

ariba procurement procedure  less important, market. As Ariba and Commerce One aim their enterprise sales strategy toward the largest corporations - while leaving smaller companies to be serviced by ASP's and third party providers of corporate portals, Concur has jumped in to cover everybody that the big two left out. The big news in this announcement is the involvement of SAFECO. Whether it will work out to have insurance salesfolk selling E-procurement systems remains to be seen, but we think there is a reasonable chance of Read More

i2 Buys RightWorks, Deals Blow To Ariba, Manugistics


i2 buys e-procurement vendor RightWorks as it and old supply chain rival Manugistics increasingly find themselves fending off new challengers. Shared adversity can sometimes make enemies into allies. But in this case…

ariba procurement procedure  Corp ., which allows Ariba to offer products for manufacturers to share product information with suppliers across the Internet. Subsequent deals with Syncra Systems , SeeCommerce , Zeborg , and SupplierMarket.com underscore Ariba's intention to offer capabilities that compete with i2 applications. i2 responded quickly by acquiring RightWorks, a successful vendor of direct/indirect procurement software and trading exchanges that, in addition to enhanced functionality, gives i2 a foothold in non-core Read More

Leveraging IT and Electronic Discovery Technology to Meet the Expected Challenges Posed by Recent Changes to the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure


When it comes to electronic discovery, the process of producing digital information as part of a legal matter, ignorance is no longer bliss. An overarching requirement is the need for organizations, especially general counsel, to comprehend what information it has, and where. This insight can prove invaluable as parties negotiate conditions of discovery and prepare strategies in support of litigation.

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With New Clothes and Hairdo, Clarus Asks for Pin Money


Clarus Corporation, having unloaded all of its back-end software business, is asking the market to fund its new life as an E-procurement vendor.

ariba procurement procedure  successful for companies like Ariba and Commerce One, as well as most smaller competitors in the mid-market. It takes a certain special forward thinking (and courageous) nature to be an early adopter. It is too early to know whether Clarus has an approach that will make a difference. They have to make a compelling case, based on experiences, that they can attract suppliers, and meet the other needs of customers well. They do offer integration with ERP systems, which is a minimal requirement, but are Read More

E-procurement: From Brilliant Innovation to Common Cliché


Electronic procurement has moved from a nice idea to a stampede in just a few years. Growing at Internet speed it spawns business models faster than the market can reasonably evaluate them. Some settling and shaking out is likely in the next year, but there are also crowds pushing to get in on the action, and the innovation is far from over.

ariba procurement procedure  in this segment include Ariba and Commerce One. ERP Vendors: ERP vendors have been suffering from their own success. Having conquered the corporate IT world, they have been struggling to show the impressive growth curves of their heyday. As they watched the enterprise procurement vendors sell to their own biggest customers they saw a natural fit and a new niche into which they could expand. Players in this segment include Oracle, PeopleSoft, Oracle, and Baan. Corporate Portal: These are companies that Read More

INTERAL


For almost 20 years, INTERAL has been providing maintenance, procurement and inventory, and production management solutions; data collection systems; and, more recently, time management solutions. The company serves its North American customers from its corporate headquarters in Quebec City, Quebec (Canada). European and North African customers are served by INTERAL's subsidiary, INTERAL Technological Solutions, Inc.

ariba procurement procedure  For almost 20 years, INTERAL has been providing maintenance, procurement and inventory, and production management solutions; data collection systems; and, more recently, time management solutions. The company serves its North American customers from its corporate headquarters in Quebec City, Quebec (Canada). European and North African customers are served by INTERAL's subsidiary, INTERAL Technological Solutions, Inc. Read More

IT Services E-Procurement


E-procurement is not just for goods and material. The market now offers IT services e-procurement solutions that open access to service sources and seek to optimize the service chain. What are these solutions and how do they work?

ariba procurement procedure  also cite integration with Ariba's e-commerce platform. On the IT side IQ4hire cites its membership in Commerce One.net's affiliate program. Conclusion E-procurement is not just for goods and material. The market now offers IT services e-procurement solutions that open access to service sources and seek to optimize the service chain. Anyone who has struggled with the workflow associated with acquiring and managing an IT resource knows that the opportunity for these solutions exists. The question is can Read More

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UNIT4 Business World


UNIT4 Business World, a role-based, Web services, and service-oriented architecture (SOA) solution, includes financial management, procurement management, human resources (HR) and payroll, project costing and billing, reporting and analytics, and business process automation solutions. The solution provides tight coupling of data management (information warehouse), process modeling (business processes), and information delivery (reporting and analytics), which means that changes made to an organization’s data or business processes are reflected throughout the solution.

ariba procurement procedure  Agresso, a role-based, Web services, and service-oriented architecture (SOA) solution, includes financial management, procurement management, human resources (HR) and payroll, project costing and billing, reporting and analytics, and business process automation solutions. The solution provides tight coupling of data management (information warehouse), process modeling (business processes), and information delivery (reporting and analytics), which means that changes made to an organization’s data Read More