Coupa today launched a new product comparison page to showcase our views of the differences between Coupa e-Procurement and Ariba Buyer.
Today’s post is the second in a three-part series by author, PI Window on Business host, and ProcurementInsights.com blogger, Jon Hansen.
2-plus years ago, when Coupa’s first customers came on board, we needed some way to communicate with them on issues and questions. I had experience how Oracle did it and wasn’t about to go down that route.
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It’s naive to think a few individuals in the procurement department can single-handedly negotiate contracts that will always ensure the business gets the best price. With a few exceptions, business and information moves too fast for that to be realistic. The better strategy is to rely on the wisdom of the crowd to source the best deals and drive savings for the business.
This post is excerpted from the free Coupa ebook How to Cut Costs in the Cloud: 5 Spend Management Best Practices for 2010. Look out for more best practice tips next week, or download the full ebookhere, at no cost.
Today’s post is by Coupa’s new UI expert, Casey.
This happens to me all the time…I’ll go into a new store with the intention of buying something and there are so many awesome items that I actually end up leaving without having bought anything.
Last Friday, around quitting time, fellow Coupa developer Ted and I were pairing up on some tickets and decided to attack one last issue before calling it a night. The ticket we landed on was one I had banged my head against for a few hours and only found dead ends. Even worse, it was a total show-stopper.
Noah Eisner reflects on Coupa values, then and now
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