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ariba vs sap evaluation  offerings from Commerce One, Ariba & i2. Sales force orientation : The SAP sales force will need to embrace a service sales model as the company begins supporting hosted applications and Internet solutions. This is a departure from the license-based architecture the company has traditionally sold. Performance : Dynamic pricing, Personalization, real-time Collaboration, Complex Product Configuration and Virtual Live Caching all require high bandwidth, efficient networks and hardware optimization. This

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A Couple of "Five Procurement Commandments" in a Down Economy


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ariba vs sap evaluation  sponsoring vendor was Emptoris, Ariba , SAP or any other SRM provider for that matter. Its findings also concurred with what I learned last year while pursuing my APICS CSCP (Certified Supply Chain Professional) title (yes, I am showing off a bit). Namely, the Module Three of the APICS CSCP Learning System , entitled Managing Customer and Supplier Relationships teaches that strategic sourcing has made the task of purchasing (procurement) more complex. What had been sporadic transactions in the past Read More

Will Glovia Glow Again Through Its Hub And VARs? Part 2: Challenges and User Recommendations


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ariba vs sap evaluation  of many pure-players like Ariba , Commerce One , and partly i2 Technologies . Also, glovia.hub is still a work in progress, since its first incarnation is very much aimed at globally managed sales order processing and materials procurement, and it should reportedly go a great deal further, to become a complete integrated technology solution for implementing and operating private digital marketplaces. For now, it is about helping multi-site, multi-national manufacturers to co-ordinate their sales and Read More

Emptoris: Opening a New Chapter of Prosperity - Part 2


Part 1 of this blog series talked about my impressions following an upbeat and constructive business update meeting at Emptoris’ headquarters. Under its new investors’ wing, with a new customer-focused CEO, and with the former Click Commerce's contract and service management (CSM) business as a new major capability, Emptoris has charted a new course recently.

ariba vs sap evaluation  years vs. 50-250 in Ariba ’s case (and many fewer in the case of SAP or Oracle ). The vendor is on track to grow from US$2 billion in value sourced in 2009 to US$3 billion in 2010. Make no mistake, Ariba covers a much wider functional footprint in the spend management and  supplier relationship management (SRM)  space, as pointed out in Part 1 . By covering many more functional bases as well as by  catering to smaller enterprises (via the Procuri acquisition) , Ariba has a much stronger brand name Read More

Ariba Successes Highlight Standards Wars


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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.

ariba vs sap evaluation  Chain Reaction Event Summary Ariba Inc. (Nasdaq: ARBA) announced two partnership agreements. Ariba will integrate its cXML language into both the eSales product from Siebel Systems Inc (Nasdaq: SEBL) and the Commerce Exchange product from InterWorld Corporation (Nasdaq: INTW). Both arrangements will give newly developed vendor, manufacturer and distributor websites nearly instant access to Ariba's purchasing Marketplace. Market Impact Ariba gains both tactically and strategically as a result of these Read More

SAP Acquires TopTier To Further Broaden Its Horizons


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ariba vs sap evaluation  other technologies - i2, ARIBA, and Siebel to name but a few, and will provide technology agnostic solutions to its customers, even at the cost of not providing full IBM solutions. To choose among these service providers is a matter of culture, price and looking closely at your business requirements. For example, Deloitte's name as a partner for a new e-business may be what you need to get more VC financing - i.e., its reputation precedes it. Making these kinds of decisions, therefore, can hinge often on Read More

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