Feel free to join this course and learn how the Ariba Network enables companies to locate new suppliers, streamline transaction processes, and realize savings with cloud-based procurement software. This course is free and open for everyone. All you need to do is register for an account on openSAP and go for the course!
Introduction to Ariba
The Ariba Network enables companies to locate new suppliers, streamline transaction processes, and realize savings with cloud-based procurement software. Following the course ‘SAP Business Networks in a Nutshell’, this course will focus on Ariba Key leaders and will outline both the buyer and seller advantages. Starting with the digital economy, you will learn that in order to keep up with the demands and expectations of a global marketplace, companies must connect, interact, and integrate faster and more efficiently than ever before. Students will learn and see demonstrations of the full suite of Ariba solutions, including key Ariba Network solutions and advantages of the Ariba marketplace.
The course will run over a three week period and will focus on planning, buying, and paying. In the first week, you will learn about spend visibility and supplier information management. Following on from this, you will learn about buying, including sourcing, contracts, and procure-to-pay. Finally, you will learn about payments through the Ariba Network, Ariba Payment Innovation, and advantages for the seller.
• Week 1: The Digital Economy and Ariba Spend Visibility, Ariba Supplier Information Management
• Week 2: Ariba Sourcing Professional, Ariba Contract Management, and Ariba Procure-to-Pay
• Week 3: Ariba Network, Payment Innovations, and Seller Advantages
• Week 4: Final Exam
Registration on openSAP: Introduction to Ariba
Course starts: Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
Course ends: Wednesday, December 9th, 2015