We hope you enjoyed #SAPAribaLive this year…live at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas or via the livestream from the convenience of your laptop.


Our team enjoyed interacting with enthusiastic customers, supportive sponsors, and our exciting speakers like Greg Williams and Robert Herjavec.


And we'd be remiss if we did not include all all of the insightful analysts.


Here is a round-up of analyst and media coverage of our March 14 – 16 event:




Technology Evaluation Centers: SAP Ariba - Making the Procurement Software Experience Awesome


Technology Evaluation Centers: SAP Ariba Spot Buy – Don’t Sweat the Small Procurement Stuff


Constellation Research: SAP Ariba Live – Making Procurement Cool Again


ChainLink Research: Reinvention at SAP Ariba


Guy Courtin: SAP Ariba Live – Making Procurement Strategic Again


Holger Mueller and Guy Courtin Video Report




ASUG Briefing: SAP Ariba President on S/4HANA, Ariba’s Cloud-Only Future


ASUG Briefing: SAP Ariba Looks to Streamline Non-Procurement Buying


ASUG Briefing: SAP Ariba Opens Up API, Offers Self-Service Extensibility


Procurement Leaders: Steve Hall’s Impressions from SAP Ariba Live


TechTarget: SAP Ariba Focuses on Simplicity at SAP Ariba Live Conference


TechTarget: SAP Ariba growth may come through SAP Business Network


Ardent Partners: What AbbVie’s Spend Data “Tells” It

Ardent Partners: GlaxoSmithKline and the Boulders, Rocks, and Sand of Business Networks


BONUS – James Marland’s Day 1 and Day 2 Recaps


Procurement Is Awesome


The Power of Openness


Look for wrap-up blog posts from Emily Rakowski, Austin Whitehead and Drew Hofler coming soon.