Coupa Software is a vendor selling a cloud-based spend management platform. What that means is that customers can gain both visibility and workflow management over the full lifecycle of their spending. Within large enterprises, that is not an insignificant task to perform.

If we look at the lifecycle of invoicing, organizations not only have to deal with the actual invoice receipt, authorization, and payment, but all the peripheral tasks. There’s procurement, sourcing, specialist travel and expense management – all of these things get even more complicated within large and diverse organizations where employees are being given more autonomy over their roles.

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Ben Kepes

Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, an investor, a commentator and a business adviser. Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. His areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial/accounting software, platforms and infrastructure as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users.