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: Is Ariba Discovery more suited to commodities and/or can it be used for services, like BPO for specific niche areas like insurance, etc.

Answer: You can use Discovery to conduct events in services as well.


Question: Are you able to select multiple commodities?  Say the bid would be open to wax and soy based crayons?

Answer: Yes, you are able to select multiple commodities within one posting.


Question: Do all suppliers that respond to the posting have access to Ariba to sign in and participate in an RFP?

Answer: Not necessarily, you can create suppliers in your database of suppliers, then they will have a username and password to login to your site and participate in events.


Question: You can only export suppliers invited?

Answer: You can only export suppliers that have responded to a posting.