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Coupa: Spend Management Software Leader or Challenger?


Coupa was born more than six years ago out of the need to provide cloud procurement software that was affordable and easy to install and use. Today, Coupa enables organizations to harness every online transaction to optimize spend—providing a true cloud SaaS application that offers rapid deployment and reduced IT burden. Get the details on Coupa in part 1 of a two-part vendor feature from TEC’s own P.J. Jakovljevic.

coupa catalogs  Software Leader or Challenger? Coupa was born more than six years ago out of the need to provide cloud procurement software that was affordable and easy to install and use. Today, Coupa enables organizations to harness every online transaction to optimize spend—providing a true cloud SaaS application that offers rapid deployment and reduced IT burden. Get the details on Coupa in part 1 of a two-part vendor feature from TEC’s own P.J. Jakovljevic. Read More

SAP and Ariba Synergy


SAP acquired spend management and business commerce solution provider Ariba in 2012 for strategic reasons, and has since been investing in Ariba with a longer-term view—especially with regards to power of the business commerce network (SAP is even an Ariba user itself). We recently looked at the happenings at the recent Ariba Live 2014 user conference, and here we’ll focus on how SAP and Ariba have been meshing together to mutual benefit.

coupa catalogs  now part of, around. Coupa Software is a close partner with IBM for e-procurement needs, and Coupa’s consumer-like cloud UX is likely behind Ariba’s recent focus on its own UX improvements. SciQuest is also a well-rounded spend management provider based on its slew of recent acquisitions, on top of its strength in sourcing optimization and direct materials.   On the business network side, there will always be some regional and/or industry niche providers that can do more or better than Ariba Read More

Is Kenandy Turning into a Manufacturing Workday?


In anticipation of the upcoming Dreamforce 2013 mega conference by salesforce.com, we recently had an intro briefing with Kenandy’s top brass. The new company’s chairman and chief executive officer (CEO) is Sandra “Sandy” Kurtzig, an enterprise software industry pioneer who founded former ASK Computer Systems with the veteran enterprise resource planning (ERP) product ManMan in 1972, and helped

coupa catalogs  and is similar to Coupa Software . There are no reverse auctions and supplier networks in the module yet, but there are local and punchout catalogs, shopping carts, requisitions, approvals collaboration with suppliers via Chatter, creation of requests for quote (RFQ), and supplier performance dashboards. 2013 marked Kenandy’s turn to the global enterprise—and this turn was validated by sales to firms like Del Monte and Yokohama . The vendor claims to have a strong pipeline as it heads towards 2014, Read More

Sales Is from Mars, Marketing Is from Venus


There is a disconnect between marketing and sales. Marketing is focused on the consumer experience while sales is all about the merchandise. Technologies, such as auto identification technologies, radio frequency identification, sensors, and voice activated technologies, may be able to narrow this gap.

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Quote-to-order: New Ingredients in the Recipe for Success


Quote-to-order (Q2O) systems can address the increasing demand for personalized and customized products. Complex product specification, quoting, and ordering processes—as well as the software applications catering to those processes—can benefit from the use of the Web, collaboration tools, and lean thinking.

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SAP Bolsters NetWeaver's MDM Capabilities Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations


SAP customers waiting for MDM to address data synchronization initiatives can be confident that, in the long term, SAP will likely address consolidation of product data for more purposes than a mere compliance to retailers’ mandates.

coupa catalogs  Bolsters NetWeaver''s MDM Capabilities Part Five: Challenges and User Recommendations Challenges SAP NetWeaver , has become the main pillar of SAP AG ''s (NYSE: SAP) strategy to remake itself into a platform vendor. With this and mySAP Business Suite , the broadest suite of enterprise applications in the market, SAP will sell possibly everything from application servers via middleware to Web services (envisioned, in SAP''s case, to orchestrate business processes by means of packaged composite applications Read More

CallidusCloud Launches CPQ at Dreamforce 2012 on Salesforce.com's AppExchange


CallidusCloud's CPQ (formerly Webcom’s Websource CPQ) has long been part of AppExchange, helping to automate and accelerate the quotation and proposal generation process for sales teams and channel partners. CPQ (configure, price, quote) accelerates sales cycles across companies, ranging from those with simple product catalogs and distribution models all the way to complex, multi-channel sales

coupa catalogs  Launches CPQ at Dreamforce 2012 on Salesforce.com''s AppExchange CallidusCloud''s CPQ (formerly Webcom’s Websource CPQ) has long been part of AppExchange , helping to automate and accelerate the quotation and proposal generation process for sales teams and channel partners. CPQ (configure, price, quote) accelerates sales cycles across companies, ranging from those with simple product catalogs and distribution models all the way to complex, multi-channel sales networks. The real news here is Read More

The Wheres of Electronic Procurement


An overview of one of the central issues facing a deployment of e-procurement: Who controls the software?

coupa catalogs  Wheres of Electronic Procurement Stating The Problem Electronic procurement is one of the major business-to-business growth markets on the Internet. As opposed to previous generations of procurement, which have of course been electronic for many years, E-procurement refers specifically to procurement that is based, at least in part, on the use of internet or intranet technology. The final direction will eventually involve all parties - users, approvers, suppliers - working from standard browsers, but Read More

Getting an Update from BigMachines at Dreamforce 2010


Many recent TEC articles have talked about quote-to-order (Q2O) or configure, price, quote (CPQ) solutions that facilitate business-to-consumer (B2C) and business-to-business (B2B) sales, thus helping companies sell more products and services faster. A number of thriving vendors provide on-demand product configurator, pricing and quoting, proposal generator, and B2B

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Finding Your Way Around E-commerce


Breaking into E-commerce can have you going in circles. This document provides an E-Commerce Roadmap to both prepare you for your trip and keep you from bumping into the bigger obstacles.

coupa catalogs  Your Way Around E-commerce Introduction Breaking into E-commerce can have you going in circles. That''s not necessarily bad - you may not be sure where you are or where you''re going, but there''s a limit to how lost you can get. Even so, it''s natural to want to get your bearings: E-commerce can be a dizzying ride. One report predicts that online sales in just one niche market will soon reach $3.5 billion. Another says that E-commerce will save businesses trillions in just a few years. Pretty exciting 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.

coupa catalogs  Hopes to Spark 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 Read More

Does Someone You Never Ever Heard Of Hold The Keys To The E-Commerce Kingdom?


A company virtually unknown outside of the hospitality sector hits the ground running with a product, a marketplace, and a business model that might make some of the better-known e-procurement companies sit up and take notice.

coupa catalogs  Someone You Never Ever Heard Of Hold The Keys To The E-Commerce Kingdom? Does Someone You Never Ever Heard Of Hold The Keys To The E-Commerce Kingdom? D. Geller - May 25, 2000 Event Summary GoCo-op began by providing purchasing services for the hotel and restaurant industries. Working for most of the major hotel chains and dealing with tens of thousands of individual suppliers they realized quite early that the Internet was likely to be a major change driver and that they themselves could use Internet Read More

Hubspan is in Suppliers’ Corner


Founded in June, Hubspan helps suppliers connect to a buyer-centric B2B world.

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Informatica Conforms to Metadata Standard


Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq: INFA), a major extract/transform/load tool vendor, today announced the general availability of MX2 1.6, the latest version of its Metadata Exchange (MX2) application programming interface (API). Informatica bills MX2 1.6 as the first object-oriented metadata exchange facility to support XML, a text-based programming language standard for integrating and managing bi-directional metadata exchange.

coupa catalogs  Conforms to Metadata Standard Event Summary PALO ALTO, Calif., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq: INFA), provider of one of the leading software platforms for powering e-business and analytic applications, today announced the general availability of MX2 1.6, the latest version of its industry-leading Metadata Exchange (MX2) application programming interface (API). MX2 1.6 is the decision support industry''s first object-oriented metadata exchange facility to support XML, a Read More