Transform data into intelligence so you can deliver more value
With every procurement and supply chain transaction, on computers and mobile devices, in the cloud and on the Internet, your business generates more data than you know what to do with. Much of it lives on systems that don’t talk to each other, both inside and outside the four walls of your organization, generated by suppliers, government agencies, social sources, and other organizations.
SAP Ariba Intelligent Spend Management can help you understand and use that data, transforming it from information into intelligence, and intelligence into value. The kind of value that comes from helping your organization quickly adapt to changing needs, drive change, and adopt new business models. Let’s work together to bring more visibility, focus, and agility to your spend management processes, and strengthen your ability to:
Anticipate and respond to rapidly changing customer needs
Mitigate threats to your supply chain, operations, and reputation
Automate and streamline your source-to-pay process so you can do more with less
Collaborate efficiently and effectively across internal teams and with business partners
Accelerate innovation toward new business models and revenue streams
SAP Ariba for direct and indirect procurement
SAP Ariba contributes to your unified view of spending by connecting data from across the source-to-pay process for direct and indirect materials. We create insightful experiences and processes that help you tackle changing priorities and get more work done.
Data from any source
Access data from any source – while it stays where it lives – and improve it, enhance it, and put it to work instantly, when and where you need it
Embed intelligence from end to end so you can see the whole picture and make smarter, more informed choices at every decision point
Connect direct and indirect procurement processes across your organization to keep spend data flowing while insights help everyone continuously change and enhance results
Reach beyond your four walls to connect automatically with data from suppliers and other sources, as well as the cumulative intelligence generated by $11 trillion in global commerce conducted on Ariba Network
Meet unique business needs, connecting to third-party solutions or adding custom functionality, by safely and easily tailoring and enhancing your solutions with open architecture, APIs, and an ecosystem of developers