Ariba, Ernst & Young Join Forces - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
News

Ariba, Ernst & Young Join Forces

Ariba Inc., a business-to-business E-commerce servicesprovider, and Ernst & Young LLP, a management-consulting firm, announced Monday an agreement to jointly offer E- commerce products.

Ernst & Young will become a Certified Ariba Systems Integrator partner and will gain access to Ariba's commerce services, an open global platform for business-to-business commerce on the Internet. Ernst & Young will provide its clients with access to Ariba's online marketplace where they can make purchases direct from preferred vendors at pre- negotiated volume prices.

Both companies say they will collaborate to provide E- commerce software, network services and systems integration services. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Jack Staff, chief Internet economist with Zona Research, says the deal allows Ariba to hook up with a major integrator, giving it access to clients.

Forrester Research predicts that business trading on the Internet will grow to $1.3 trillion in 2003.

We welcome your comments on this topic on our social media channels, or [contact us directly] with questions about the site.
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
The State of IT & Cybersecurity Operations 2020
Download this report from InformationWeek, in partnership with Dark Reading, to learn more about how today's IT operations teams work with cybersecurity operations, what technologies they are using, and how they communicate and share responsibility--or create risk by failing to do so. Get it now!
News
IT Spending Forecast: Unfortunately, It's Going to Hurt
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  5/15/2020
Commentary
Helping Developers and Enterprises Answer the Skills Dilemma
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer,  5/19/2020
Slideshows
Top 10 Programming Languages in Demand Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  4/28/2020
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
Key to Cloud Success: The Right Management
This IT Trend highlights some of the steps IT teams can take to keep their cloud environments running in a safe, efficient manner.
White Papers
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.
Sponsored Video
Flash Poll