Intro to the Ariba Cloud
SAP Ariba’s On Demand solutions provide flexibility, scalability, building of extensions, scripting, and customizations to ECC integration. Not to forget the quarterly releases and feature updates that comes along the way. Approximately 200+ customers out of 300+ customers that use Ariba On Premise solutions have migrated to the cloud and a lot of them are in process of migration. Skyscend will help customers with SAP recommended roadmaps to make the transition from Ariba On Premise to Ariba Cloud as smooth as possible with best of the class migration tools and accelerators.
Benefits of Moving to Ariba Cloud
It's cost effective. In Comparison to on-premise server costs, management costs, SAP Ariba OnDemand solution is way more cost effective and need less users to manage the administration. It's a 2020 user experience. Users in 2020 are way ahead in expectations in terms of UI. SAP Ariba with its Guided Buying platform offers amazon-like buying experience with easy collaboration. A native integration. SAP Ariba has native integration with SAP ERP using CIG which is easy to implement and manage.
MORE benefits to Ariba Cloud
It's a whole new world of catalogs. With the addition of Amazon, Walmart and eBay in Ariba Spot Buy portfolio, the catalogs are not limited to incumbent supplier contracts. There are automatic upgrades. SAP Ariba provides quarterly releases with automatic updates to the features to its customers. It's easy to manage. Configuration of standard processes is easier to manage and moreover Ariba modules comes prepackage with Best Practice processes for Sourcing, Contracts.