Course announcements

  • This course has been designed to provide participants with an overview of the Ariba solutions and how they integrate with each other. Through a series of lectures and demonstrations, participants will become familiar with procurement business processes using Ariba and the benefits of working in cloud environment. Adopting a sound change management strategy and executing on that strategy is discussed, as well as best practices for business transformation.

Goals

  • Describe the Ariba procurement solutions, including: Ariba Sourcing, Ariba Procurement, Ariba Spend Visibility, Ariba SIPM and the Ariba Network.
  • Explain the upstream and downstream procurement processes.
  • Outline the benefits of cloud transformation.
  • Describe change management considerations for Ariba implementations.
  • Describe the BTM² project management approach.

Audience

  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Change Manager
  • Executive
  • Project Manager

Prerequisites

Essential

  • Knowledge of procurement business scenarios

Recommended

  • None

Course based on software release

  • Ariba 13s1, Ariba 13s2, Ariba 13s3

Content

  • Introduction to the Ariba procurement solutions
  • Overview of the Ariba Network
  • Upstream procurement processes with Ariba
  • Downstream procurement processes with Ariba
  • Overview of Ariba Spend Visibility
  • Benefits of Cloud Transformation
  • Project Management approach for Ariba implementations
  • Change management considerations
  • Overview of the Cloud Service portfolio