SAP Ariba is a cloud-based Procurement solution, which help buyers and suppliers to meet
at one single network. SAP Ariba Partner program enables you with tools, resources, and
benefits to help build, run, and grow your business.
Following are the key benefits of using SAP Ariba:
 One of the key advantages of using Ariba solution is that it simplifies procurement
and sourcing process with easy synchronization to SAP SRM and other ERP
 It enhances supplier, buyers and user experience by bringing in a digital
transformation to the supply chain process.
 With cloud-based solution, SAP Ariba can be accessed from different locations. It
requires very low initial capital cost for setting up the solution.
 With SAP Ariba, there is an easy setup of key procurement processes – Procure to
pay (integration of purchase department with Accounts payable department),
Procure to Order by maintaining shopping carts.
 There is easy transfer of master data. Organization structure, suppliers and GL data
can be easily transferred to Ariba solution using optimal way of integration.
 SAP Ariba enables easy transfer of transactional data. Invoice details, goods
receipt, PO details can be easily transferred to Ariba solution with optimum
 We can use integration toolkit to connect ERP system with Ariba solution.
The following illustration shows Ariba as the world’s largest B2B trading platform