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Spend Analysis

Bolstered by Ariba’s D&B-enriched spend data, you’ll buy with greater confidence, cut costs, and minimize supply risks.

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A Unified Solution of Superior Spend Analysis and D&B Data Enrichment

It’s no fun, trying to make sense of disjointed spreadsheets that merely cobble together spend data from here and there across your organization. Controlling costs and risks in this fast-moving, networked economy would be easier if you had a comprehensive spend analysis of company-wide spending, one that was enriched with reliable supplier data and available on demand.

That’s what you get with Ariba Spend Visibility with D&B. It’s the only unified spend analysis solution that provides a consolidated and classified analysis of your spend and suppliers enriched by insights from D&B’s global database. You’ll be empowered to make better buying decisions and negotiate with greater clout because you’ll know …

  • Total combined spend with intelligent classification
  • Aggregated spend among families of suppliers
  • The greatest risks in your supply chain
  • Supplier diversity and risk information
  • Strategies for rationalizing your supply base
  • How your spend compares to industry peers

 

Focus on Analysis and Planning, Not Hunting and Gathering

 

Data Extraction and Classification

Spend data is gathered from your ERP, purchasing, P-card, and legacy systems, then classified and enriched across all categories, systems, and divisions.

Role-Based Dashboards

Customizable, drag-and-drop interface makes it easy to view, analyze, and report spending, then identify and prioritize savings opportunities.

Lower Supply Risk

Embedded supplier and market intelligence keeps you on top of supplier performance, supply market dynamics, financial ratings, risk scores, and more.

Expert Advice

A project manager guides you during set-up, helping with taxonomies and savings strategies. Ongoing support is provided for the duration of your subscription.

Assured Compliance

Up-to-date spend records and reports help you control maverick spending, fraud, and other noncompliant activity.

Peer Benchmarking

Hone your strategies by opting in to this confidential, no-cost program and comparing your spend profile to others in your industry.

Faster Adoption
and ROI

More than a help desk, the Ariba Best Practice Center provides flexible, as-needed support with proven solution expertise and experience.

To learn more about getting the best spend analysis with Ariba and D&B, download the datasheet.