Thank you to those of you who attended this Webinar.  Below are a few of the questions from the sessions with their corresponding answers.  The full list of questions and answers from the session is attached to this post.  Please feel free to use Ariba Exchange to respond to this post and interact with your peers.  We look forward to speaking with you again in a future session!


Question: If there is time at the end, can you briefly go over Create Excel report Template?

Answer:   Contract repeorting with be covered on the contract reporting webinar on Thursday May 15th from 2-3 pm Eastern.  The contract reporting overview is on Wednesday May 10th from 11-12 am Eastern.


Question: How does the Deal Status field work?

Answer: Just like Process status.  You can configure any field to work like process status.


Question: Since only template owners can make changes is it a best practice to have an internal admin group as the owner?

Answer: Yes, this would be a best practice if you have more than one user working on a particular template.


Question: Can you setup access control based on customer specific groups, i.e. if one of Ariba customer has created its own user groups?

Answer: Yes, you can apply a condition on the template so that it is only visible to users in particular groups.


Question: Could you show us how to set a condition and assign a specific template that will get triggered by the condition?

Answer: We will cover this in the conditions webinar.