• Back in the late ‘90s and early 2000s, ERP systems ruled the enterprise technology landscape. The thinking then was that megasuites...
    Kendra Von Esh
    Kendra Von Esh
    Executive Strategic Advisor, Coupa

    Kendra Von Esh, a former CIO at Veolia, has been a trusted advisor and CIO for the past decade developing value added strategies and solutions transforming businesses with technology. Von Esh joined Coupa last year to leverage her executive experience and active involvement in CIO communities and industry boards to create inspiring dialogue and change strategies cross-functionally.

    Read time: 10 mins
    Digital image representing the internet.
  • Back in the early ‘90s, ERP systems revolutionized manufacturing and supply chain management, giving companies an automated way manage the end-to-end...
    Kendra Von Esh
    Kendra Von Esh
    Executive Strategic Advisor, Coupa

    Kendra Von Esh, a former CIO at Veolia, has been a trusted advisor and CIO for the past decade developing value added strategies and solutions transforming businesses with technology. Von Esh joined Coupa last year to leverage her executive experience and active involvement in CIO communities and industry boards to create inspiring dialogue and change strategies cross-functionally.

    Read time: 12 mins
    People Walking in a Maze with a Path Erased In
  • What will 2017 bring for IT? We asked some of the smartest CIOs we know—Frank Yanan, Victor Tung, Paul Tuxford, and...
    Coupa
    Read time: 11 mins
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  • SaaS is not just changing the way software is delivered. It’s changing the way software vendors and customers work together. What’s...
    Ravi Thakur
    Ravi Thakur
    Senior Vice President, Business Acceleration, Coupa Software

    Ravi Thakur has more than 20 years of experience in Enterprise software, holding executive level positions from support, development, professional services, operations, pre-sales, and more.

    Read time: 11 mins
    Three People with Two Shaking Hands
  • Have you ever had to practice what you preach? I have always been on the sales side of the business, supporting...
    Amit Duvedi
    Amit Duvedi
    Vice President, Business Strategy Value Management, Coupa Software

    Prior to his role at Coupa, Amit served as VP of Consultative Sales and Strategy for SAP.

    Read time: 11 mins
    Person Pointing at a Graph on a Chalkboard
  • The cloud has changed the way software is delivered, but it’s taken a while for the way it’s bought to catch...
    Eric Brown
    Eric Brown
    RVP, Corporate, Coupa Software

    Eric has been selling enterprise software for over 12 years to mid and large-sized companies. At Coupa, his role is to engage with prospects and customers to help companies identify outcome goals and measure value. When he’s not working, Eric enjoys time with his wife and two children at their Lake Tahoe cabin.

    Read time: 9 mins
    Gears Showing Goals, Vision, Idea and Team Work
  • I’ve been an Oracle customer for the last 18 years and over the course of my career, I’ve been to Oracle...
    Paul Tuxford
    Paul Tuxford
    Former CIO, The Global Fund

    Paul Tuxford is a technology thought leader in Europe, and the former CIO of The Global Fund.

    Read time: 8 mins
    My key takeaways from Oracle Open World
  • Even as the cloud industry grows and adoption becomes more widespread, worries about whether the cloud is secure persist. There’s a...
    Shaun McAravey
    Shaun McAravey
    Co-Founder and CTO, Nvoicepay

    Mr. McAravey is also CEO of Easypower, a maker of software for power system design, and CTO of SoftSource Consulting, which provides application development and security services to Fortune 100 companies.

    Read time: 15 mins
    Building in a cloud.
  • Today's guest post is from Oscar Nafarrate, Director of IT and Business Processes for Grupo Herdez. Oscar and Grupo Herdez CPO...
    Oscar Nafarrate
    Oscar Nafarrate
    Director of IT and Business Processes, Grupo Herdez

    Oscar and Grupo Herdez CPO Javier Carnevali spoke on implementing SaaS at their organization in a Spanish-language webinar, The Digitalization of Procurement and Finance, presented in partnership with IDC on Tuesday, September 20th at 12 pm EDT.

    Read time: 12 mins
    For post-modern ERP, there’s only one road map that matters: Yours
  • It is already common knowledge that many traditional product companies are converting the delivery of their offerings to the as-a-service model...
    Rob Bernshteyn
    Rob Bernshteyn
    CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

    Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

    Read time: 12 mins
    Procurement professionals in a meeting.
  • The Global Fund, created from within the UN’s World Health Organization, was formed in 2002 to fight the three major diseases...
    Paul Tuxford
    Paul Tuxford
    Former CIO, The Global Fund

    Paul Tuxford is a technology thought leader in Europe, and the former CIO of The Global Fund.

    Read time: 14 mins
    One non-profit’s path to the cloud
  • Today's guest post is from Victor Tung, Chief Information Officer, Corporate and International for BMO Financial Group. Victor will be a...
    Victor Tung
    Victor Tung
    Chief Information Officer, Corporate and International for BMO Financial Group

    Victor Tung is responsible for technology for the corporate functions, including legal, compliance, digital marketing and human resources. He is a member of Coupa’s Executive Advisory Board.

    Read time: 12 mins
    Team putting together pieces of the cloud, representing cloud adoption.
  • What does the future hold for spend management? Change and more change, according to industry analysts Dana Gardner of Interarbor Solutions...
    Coupa
    Read time: 12 mins
    Newspaper Stating Change is Coming
  • First there was SaaS—software as a service. Then there was PaaS—platform as a service, and IaaS, infrastructure as a service. Now...
    Rob Bernshteyn
    Rob Bernshteyn
    CEO & Chairman, Coupa Software

    Rob Bernshteyn previously served as part of the executive management team at SuccessFactors (now part of SAP), running product marketing & management for this leader in HCM SaaS software. He also worked in product management at Siebel Systems, management consulting at McKinsey, and SAP systems integration consulting at Accenture. Bernshteyn holds an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Information Systems from the University of New York at Albany.

    Read time: 13 mins
    The Final Frontier of the “As a Service” Model
  • The way that businesses buy and use software is changing, and the role of the IT department is changing along with...
    Kendra Von Esh
    Kendra Von Esh
    Executive Strategic Advisor, Coupa

    Kendra Von Esh, a former CIO at Veolia, has been a trusted advisor and CIO for the past decade developing value added strategies and solutions transforming businesses with technology. Von Esh joined Coupa last year to leverage her executive experience and active involvement in CIO communities and industry boards to create inspiring dialogue and change strategies cross-functionally.

    Read time: 10 mins
    People Talking Next to a Computer