Find Suppliers on Ariba Network

There are more than 2.5 million companies on Ariba Network, operating in more than 190 countries around the world. There's a good chance a fair number of your suppliers are among them. SAP Ariba can help you find them and establish your network connections.

It's also a pretty safe bet that you don't know many of the suppliers on Ariba Network - but should. These are the suppliers ready to compete for your business and to help drive your costs down while lowering your supply risks.

  • Encuentre y contacte a sus proveedores

    There are several ways to connect with your existing suppliers on Ariba Network:

    Análisis para vinculación de proveedores

    SAP Ariba can analyze your vendor master list - all or part of it - to determine which of your suppliers are already on Ariba Network. Notará que es fácil ponerse en contacto con estos proveedores porque ya son parte de SAP Ariba. Para comenzar, comuníquese con su ejecutivo de participación del cliente.

    Keep in mind that suppliers are constantly joining Ariba Network. So, it's a good idea to run supplier match analyses from time to time.

    Servicios de activación de proveedores

    SAP Ariba le puede ayudar a organizar y administrar su programa de activación de proveedores. That could include any of or all the following aspects:

    • Mejores prácticas del plan de suscripción/lanzamiento
    • Incorporación
    • Comunicación
    • Integración
    • Catálogos

    Su ejecutivo de participación del cliente puede ayudarle a determinar qué tipo de ayuda necesita y cómo comenzar.

    Autonominación de proveedor para compradores

    También es fácil que sus proveedores lo encuentren en Ariba Network. Solo siga estos pasos:

    First: Opt into the program

    1. Log in to Ariba Network and select Administration
    2. Select Configuration
    3. Select Supplier Self-Nomination
    4. Complete y envíe el formulario.

    You can see a step-by-step presentation of the opt-in process here.

    Next: Review supplier requests

    1. Log in to Ariba Network and select Supplier Enablement
    2. Select Active Relationships
    3. Review suppliers that have requested a connection
    4. Accept or decline suppliers’ connection requests
    5. Review the confirmations and return to Home

    You can see a step-by-step presentation of the review process here.


    If you have any questions about the self-nomination program or need additional assistance, please contact your customer engagement executive.

  • Descubra nuevos proveedores

    SAP Ariba Discovery is a free and easy service that matches you with suppliers from among a broad, global base of companies. That includes green, minority-owned, and women-owned businesses across more than 20,000 categories. These suppliers are ready to compete for your business and satisfy virtually any purchasing need, whether you’re engaged in strategic or tactical sourcing (i.e., spot buys).

    Taking advantage of the competitive bids that SAP Ariba Discovery can deliver from new sources of supply can help you reduce your average overall project spend by about 15 percent.

    Si su abastecimiento es estratégico o de compra inmediata, su búsqueda en SAP Ariba Discovery implica solo tres pasos:

    1. Describe your needs. Create a posting in minutes.
    2. Review proposals. Suppliers often respond within a day, and sometimes within hours.
    3. Make your selection, aided by accurate, up-to-date supplier information. Puede elegir entre otorgar el negocio o reunir información del proveedor para un evento próximo.

    Get more information
    Descargar hoja de datos
    Leer las preguntas frecuentes
    See posting tips
    Register for a live demo

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