Course announcements

  • This course introduces you to the basic functionality of SAP Ariba Sourcing. Through a combination of lecture, demonstrations, and lab exercises, students learn about the various types of sourcing events. This one day course covers template selection, setting event rules, monitoring, and awarding sourcing events. Students perform hands-on lab exercises that include creating, publishing, monitoring, and completing a sourcing event.

Course information

  • Introduction
  • Application Orientation
  • Create a Sourcing Event (Rules, Team, Suppliers)
  • Create a Sourcing Event (Content, Summary)
  • Monitor a Sourcing Event
  • Evaluate and Award a Sourcing Event
  • This course will prepare you to:
    • Explain the differences and benefits of sourcing events: RFI, RFP, Auction, Forward Auction
    • Navigate and Customize the Dashboard
    • Create a sourcing event
    • Use the sourcing library to add event content
    • Bid as a supplier and monitor supplier responses
    • Evaluate sourcing event responses
    • Award a sourcing event
  • Application Consultant
  • Business Analyst
  • Business Process Owner / Team Lead / Power User
  • Technology Consultant
  • Trainer
  • User


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  • SAP Ariba Strategic Sourcing

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