What is required by suppliers to use Ariba Network?
The Ariba Network is a web-based solution. Therefore, suppliers only need an internet connection and e-mail address for PO notification. In order to use Ariba network, prior account registration is required.
There are two types of Ariba Network accounts supplier can subscribe which are Light Account or Full Account. New supplier registration on the Ariba Network activate an Ariba Network light account which can be upgraded to a full-use account if desired.
Please note that the Light Account is free. You will be responsible for fees incurred if you elect to upgrade and subscribe the Full Account.
For more information on Ariba Network Light account, please visit the website found here.
In the following section, you will find the process for the Light and Full Account registration. Depending on the required account type, different steps are necessary.