Ariba Makes Sourcing Easier with its Latest Release

By CIOReview | Monday, July 27, 2015

FREMONT. CA: Ariba, a SAP SE company, with its latest release of Ariba Sourcing, has simplified the purchase of indirect goods and services. The integration with SAP ECC makes it possible to leverage the power of the cloud- based applications delivered on the Ariba Network to handle direct material sourcing with greater speed, transparency and efficiency.

Through the integration the companies can enable a closed-loop process that allows them to respond quickly to sourcing requests prompted by their ERP system and better manage their execution.

Moreover, companies can streamline the process for demand-driven sourcing, reduce duplicate data entry, extend the strategic sourcing process and eliminate custom integration work. The companies can now solve the problem of keeping their data consistent and ensure they have the right vendor linked to each sourcing opportunity.

Companies can find the information for their sourcing projects through the latest user interface and intuitive search capabilities. Searches entered from a single location are automatically performed across all projects, suppliers and associated documents. The results are also swiftly obtained.