IT Manager Perspective on Bx SupplierConnect

Information Technology (IT) Managers have a number of key responsibilities including making sure that the right systems, business processes, and infrastructures are in place to support efficiencies in the Order to Cash cycle.

Challenges faced by IT Managers

  • Cost reduction is one of the primary goals of the IT Manager
  • Often the IT implementation team lacks the domain expertise to integrate with customers P2P systems due to disparate data formats used by different customers
  • Finding FTEs with the necessary domain and integration expertise in a timely manner is a challenge that often causes projects to slip way beyond estimated timelines
  • Integration projects consume staff resources that could be better spent on other projects
  • Enabling and onboarding successfully and quickly requires experience that may differ by customer project
  • Installing and maintaining the IT Infrastructure to support various document scanning and EDI initiatives is an inefficient and costly business for IT departments

Benefits of Bx SupplierConnect to IT Managers

  • As a result of Actian’s BX’s experience and track record of faster onboarding times, significant cost savings can be gained quickly over alternative EDI and paper based systems and processes
  • Pervasive Bx Onboarding team brings the necessary experience to advise and implement automated document exchange
  • Bx SupplierConnect automates AR processes and reduces IT workload, freeing up IT resources for other projects. Using Pervasive BX’s team also reduces the need to source qualify and employ high cost EDI engineers and additional IT staff
  • Bx SupplierConnect enables customer on-boarding to be completed up to 80 percent faster
  • Bx SupplierConnect is cloud based and eliminates the need for maintenance and support staff as well as offers an increased uptime reliability