Ariba Sale Completed

21 Nov 2010 Posted by Pete Loughlin in News

Kevin Costello, President, Ariba, comments on the completion of the sale of their sourcing and BPO businesses to Accenture: “The divestment of our sourcing services and BPO services assets is a very positive step in the evolution of Ariba that puts us one step closer…

Ariba Moves in on Miners’ Marketplace

20 Nov 2010 Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

Nov 19, 2010 (Datamonitor Financial Deals Tracker via COMTEX) — Ariba, Inc., a US-based provider of collaborative business commerce solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Quadrem International, Ltd., a Netherlands-based provider of supply networks and on-demand supply management solutions, for a consideration of…

Single View of The Supplier

11 Nov 2010 Posted by Pete Loughlin in The Rest

Do You know Who I Am? Have you ever had this experience – in a bank perhaps.  You have a query over a payment or a transaction on your credit card payment maybe – and you get treated like a mere mortal. Yet you have…

P2P Leap of Faith Required

10 Nov 2010 Posted by Pete Loughlin in Dynamic Discounting, e-Procurement, Electronic Invoicing, Procurement Software, Purchase to Pay, Purchasing Card

Mathematics is fascinating,  not simply because of its mystery – detailed understanding of modern mathematics is beyond most of us – but also because of the amazing theoretical journey that mathematicians go on to reach practical destinations. So called “imaginary” numbers had been described in…