After the global economic crisis, management staff began to view purchasing departments differently. Purchasing departments took on a new role: they became centers for controlling costs and finding savings. Purchasing managers realized that having a good buyer on a team translates to real money for the company.
Right after acquiring Qualitrics, SAP announced taking over another company – Contextor. The primary goal of this cooperation is to broaden SAP Leonardo Machine Learning portfolio. Contextor appears to be very helpful in this goal because of the spectrum of their services which covers mostly RPA (Robotic Process Automation).
The procurement goal is no longer just saving money. It should bring additional value to organizations, and it does. How? By emerging new capabilities, like cutting-edge technology, broader ecosystems, and a changing workforce. Find out what SAP Ariba experts believe it to be in nearest future.
In recent months, nothing seems to have stirred up as much emotion among entrepreneurs as the start of the famous RODO regulation on May 25th. New obligations, millions of penalties and the lack of Polish regulations caused a climate of anxiety - and sometimes even panic.
Introduction of S/4HANA means taking a new approach in enterprise management software. SAP assures that thanks to this solution companies will be prepared for challenges they face every day. One of the biggest is a demand to become fully digitized. That cuts manual work to the minimum and encourages keeping data as electronic paper forms or in spreadsheets. This can only happen with the assist of modern IT software that can support new challenges like e-commerce, IoT or Big Data.