Ariba is #2 in Top
Last updated: May 24, 2012
Using the Ariba Network - anytime, anywhere - you can connect with your trading partners to buy smarter, sell faster, and manage your cash more efficiently and effectively than ever before. Companies around the world use the Ariba Network to make business commerce easier and more profitable. You can, too.
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The best alternatives to Ariba are: Taulia, SAP SRM, IBM Emptoris
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2012. SAP set the new record for cloud deals
Let's continue watching how the SAP and Oracle spending huge amounts of money trying to overtake each other in the cloud race. Recall, at first Oracle bought CRM-system RightNow (for $1.5 billion). Then SAP acquired the talent management solution SuccessFactors (for $3.4 billion). Then, Oracle also acquired the HRM-system Taleo (for $1.9 billion).No it's SAP's turn to buy something and SAP haven't disappointed anyone. For the record (for the cloud market) price $4.3 billion SAP has acquired Ariba. According to SAP, Ariba is the world's second largest SaaS provider by income (last year its revenue was $444 million). Ariba provides b2b e-commerce solutions for large companies from the Fortune 500 list. In other words, it's a SaaS service that helps business partners to collaboratively manage supply chains and distribution channels.