Cloud solutions that enable procurement and optimize the supply chain

Buying Solutions for IBM SmartCloud for Smarter Commerce

Supplier Integration and Management

  • Sterling B2B Collaboration Network

    A cloud B2B Integration solution providing secure connectivity and collaboration with customers and business partners. It also delivers unprecedented visibility and control over the business processes shared with outside companies.

  • Sterling B2B Integration Services

    Combines the market leading capabilities of the IBM Sterling Commerce B2B Integration software products with B2B process management and community support services to create B2B and EDI managed services solutions.

  • Sterling File Transfer Service

    Cloud service for file-based business interactions with trading partners. An alternative to on-premise software, it transfers files with partners through the cloud without the capital expense of software or the operational impact on IT.

  • Sterling e-Invoicing

    Orchestrates invoice processes with both internal systems and external partners. Supports the complex, ever-changing business and technology regulations associated with international electronic invoicing.

  • Sterling Fax Conversion Services

    Convert incoming faxes into EDI or XML documents and reverse the process for outgoing documents, proactively alerting both senders and recipients of potential problems.

  • Sterling Supplier Portal

    Allows customers to create and exchange business documents electronically over the Internet with their non-EDI enabled suppliers, extending business-to-business (B2B) capabilities to their business partners.

  • Sterling Web Forms

    A safe, economical way to exchange documents over the Internet. It gives your trading community, both suppliers and customers, access to intuitive electronic business forms, which they can fill out and return to you in minutes. All translation occurs behind the scenes, for seamless integration with your business systems.

  • Sterling Data Synchronization Manager

    Global Data Synchronization Services allows clients to cleanse, conform, and synchronize their data between their enterprise and the US GS1 Data Pool for retail.

Supply Chain Management

  • Sterling Supply Chain Visibility

    Enables companies to optimize their inbound supply and outbound supply chain processes through complete end-to-end visibility of orders and shipments across their networks to minimize disruptions and improve supplier performance.

  • Sterling Transportation Management System

    Enables shippers to optimize and transform their supply chain network by automating the planning and execution of inbound and outbound transportation processes, including freight payment.

  • Sterling Supplier Portal

    Allows customers to create and exchange business documents electronically over the Internet with their non-EDI enabled suppliers, extending business-to-business (B2B) capabilities to their business partners.

Payments and Settlements

  • Payment Systems

    Provides companies with a single, secure payment processing platform that accepts payments globally and includes transaction level tracking and settlement support for multi-channel retailing (buy on-line, return in-store) across all channels, including mobile.

Sourcing and Procurement

  • Emptoris Program Management

    A single strategic platform that spans the global enterprise and connects disparate systems to provide complete visibility and control over spend, contracts, service providers and supplier intelligence and processes, including program management.

  • Emptoris Supplier Lifecycle Management

    Manage and develop your supply base and mitigate risk with end-to-end supplier lifecycle management from on-boarding through performance analysis.

  • Emptoris Spend Analysis

    Gain deep visibility into spend across disperse systems and the global enterprise.

  • Emptoris Sourcing

    Leverage the industry’s most robust and advanced sourcing solution to optimize sourcing decisions and sustainably reduce costs.

  • Emptoris Contract Management

    Manages the contract lifecycle of both buy and sell side contracts from contract creation and negotiation, to management of obligations and enforcements of compliance, through contract amendment, renewal, and ongoing analysis

  • Emptoris Rivermine Telecom Expense Management

    Manage the full mobile and network-related communications lifecycle to dramatically reduce expenses and gain visibility into your telecom orders, contracts, inventory and invoices.

  • Emptoris Services Procurement

    Proactively manage compliance and gain control of growing contingent labor and services spend.

Exceed Customer Expectations. Meet your customer requirements with cloud-based B2B integration. On-demand webcast.

B2B Integration Services Video Explainer. Integrated services unite B2B customers, partners and suppliers. Watch the video (00:02:12).

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