The SAP Ariba Network development strategy is to enhance innovation through an open partner ecosystem.
- SAP Ariba continues to grow and is the largest commerce network in the world.
- An open ecosystem play will drive innovation, increasing the value of SAP Ariba and the Ariba Network.
- Procurement teams have a vital role to play in continuous innovation.
Features and Benefits
- Discusses how competing for customers is increasingly about developing innovation ecosystems and shows how the Ariba Network offers the opportunity to find the right innovation partners anywhere in the world.
- Provides insights on how procurement professionals can add considerable value to the enterprise beyond cost control and sourcing and the part that the Ariba Network can play.
Key questions answered
- How is the Ariba Network developing?
- What role should procurement play in innovation and how does the Ariba Network help?
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Recommendations for enterprises
Recommendations for SAP Ariba
SAP Ariba continues to grow and is the largest commerce network in the world
Bigger than Alibaba, Amazon, and eBay combined
Intelligent automation and an improved experience for users contribute to operational efficiency
An open ecosystem play will drive innovation, increasing the value of SAP Ariba and the Ariba Network
SAP Ariba's own innovations
Procurement teams have a vital role to play in continuous innovation
The greater strategic role of procurement must also extend to support continuous innovation in customer companies