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April 27, 2015

Industry Leaders Selectica and Xoomworks to Present Webinar on Successful Sourcing

SAN MATEO, CA, April 27, 2015 – Selectica, Inc. (NASDAQ: SLTC), a leading provider of contract lifecycle management, supply management applications from source to pay, and configuration solutions, will be co-hosting a live webinar in conjunction with Xoomworks,a leader in BI solutions for companies across the globe. The webinar, Successful Sourcing: From Functioning to Flying—An Insider’s Guide, will be held on May 6, 2015, at 2PM BST / 9AM EDT / 6AM PDT.

The featured speakers are Steve Aukett, Senior Consultant at Xoomworks, and Sophie Pope, Selectica EMEA Services Lead. The webinar will cover the five key elements to be a successful sourcing organization, from both a consulting and a technology perspective. Moderator Simon Hurst, Principal Solutions Consultant at Xoomworks, will pose challenges from one or more of these key areas. The speakers will discuss those challenges using actual client examples—Xoomworks from a consulting point of view and Selectica from a technology angle.

Online registration is still available for this live event.

News Facts

Global organizations are increasingly challenging their supply chains on multiple dimensions, including flexibility, cost reduction, and predictable risk management. To gain a competitive advantage today, effective supply chain solutions are deployed to ensure that companies have reliable sources. People, processes, and technology must be in sync to effectively meet corporate goals.

This webinar brings together procurement technology and consultancy specialists to discuss the crucial challenge that sourcing professionals face today. Using client case studies, these experts will demonstrate how technologies are impacting procurement organizations, and recommend best practices to achieve successful and sustainable sourcing results.

Topics discussed will include: 

  • How analytics enhances the value and perception of the procurement function
  • Optimal organization structures for top sourcing departments
  • How to facilitate, achieve and maintain stakeholder engagement with the help of SIM and CLM
  • Tips on developing your company’s most valuable assets, its employees, through training, best practice center, category expertise and more.
  • What you should expect from sourcing technology today, and in the future

Supporting Quotes

“This is a great opportunity to learn from the experts in both BI technology and consultancy, and to hear actual user stories and examples,” said Sophie Pope, EMEA Services Lead of Selectica. “I look forward to co-presenting with Steve Aukett to help webinar attendees come away with a full understanding on how to create a successful sourcing strategy.”

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About Determine, Inc.

Determine (NASDAQ: DTRM) is a provider of leading enterprise cloud software solutions with over four decades of collective technical and process knowledge in the areas of strategic sourcing, enterprise contract lifecycle management, and procure to pay solutions. We provide the next generation of agile, enterprise cloud solutions for managing the needs of modern business. Using our intuitive applications, organizations can effectively manage the full scope of source to pay and enterprise contract lifecycle management requirements using the Determine platform.

The Determine platform is an open technology infrastructure based on smart process application models. The goal of our platform is to establish awareness of relevant data, manage business documents, embed analytical tools, create a means for collaboration, and provide advanced process management tools for fully integrating business processes through an open API infrastructure. Built on a unified and highly scalable platform, we deliver deep and innovative capabilities in strategic sourcing, supplier management, enterprise contract lifecycle management, e-procurement, invoicing, and other business operation areas.

In addition to our source to pay and enterprise contract lifecycle management solutions suite, we also provide a powerful, patented configuration engine solution, which Global 1000 companies use to increase revenue by facilitating the right combination of products, services, and price.

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Determine Inc.