P2050-028 - IBM Emptoris Strategic Supply Management Technical Mastery Test v1 Exam
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Emptoris SLM has sophisticated evaluation criteria including by category and by region. Who do we compete with most with this capability?
Which of the following is an example of Sourcing allowing an organization to streamline the Award process?
RFP award passed directly to contract.
What is a "measure"?
Data that can be aggregated across the client's dimensions; i.e. currencies, can be formula-based.
The field label description can be changed by pointing at the field and pressing?
Ctrl Alt and left mouse button
What is a bookmark?
Saves the state of a page in the Dimensions view. The filters, dimension window positions and settings, graphs, cross-tab charts, menus andreports for the Spend Analyzer are all preserved for later reference.
Which of the following is NOT true about approvals in Contract Management?
Approvals are limited to go to five users
What is not an example of a function within Sourcing Desktop Intelligence (SDI)?
Carry an RFP directly into a Reverse Auction.
Of the following, who is not a competitor of Spend?
Category managers often lack visibility into sourcing event savings across business units. As a result, they often have difficulty in reporting savings achievements and failure to meet savings targets. Which type of report, available in Sourcing, would help a category manager successfully obtain this information?
Analysis of Sourcing savings by business unit.
User security is managed via:
Role based access
Which one is not a Supplier Lifecycle Management enabled activity?
Addressing an invoice query
The interview wizard helps facilitate the contract request process. Which of the following is the interview wizard NOT able to do?
The Classification system allows supplier to be classified by categories and?
Which of the following is not an RFx-type?
Based on contract attributes, which of the following allows users to create approval contracts in minutes?
Which of the following is NOT completed via Contract Management search capability:
Run reports from search screen
Selected users have the ability to provide suggestions back to the Spend Analyzer administrator(s) for areas to modify the application should they see error(s). Which is not an example of feedback that may be submitted?
Suggest a category to eSource
"Optimization" or "Decision Support" assists buyers in making an award decision consistent with the business1 requirements and objectives. Which of the following scenarios would suggest an increased savings potential for the buyer?
Award based on telephone negotiations
Which of the following is NOT considered a benefit of a reverse auction?
Multiple 'rounds' of negotiation conducted at once.
Contract Management integrates with which application to edit a contract?
From the options below, in what area can none of our Sourcing competitors meet what our solution can do?
Handle 250K+ data elements.
Identifying poor performing suppliers for mission critical categories is enabled by?
In Emptoris Contract Management, users have the ability to dynamically update language within all clause templates and in progress contracts, which many of our competitors cannot do. From the selection list below, who is/are the only competitors who also allow for this?
Upside & Selectica
Which of the following is an example of an "Analytic" that a user can run to gather information pertinent to an Opportunity Assessment?
List of all vendors who make up the top 85% of total spend.
Contract Management reduces contract review times by:
Online approval management
RFx's may be created several ways. Which is not one of them?
Word document import
In the terms of the "auction checklist" which is considered HIGHLY important prior to running a reverse auction?
Pricing has already been collected.
How are administrative changes made to the Contract Management solution (changes to workflow, contract templates, etc)
No programming is needed. Configuration changes are made through the user interface.
What is the primary concept associated with reverse auction?
Bid compression. Efficiently achieve market price in hours versus weeks.
The Spend Analyzer view is divided into three areas. Which is not one of them?
KPI's are used to calculate?
Supplier Performance Scores
Based on contracts, alerts can be driven off of which attribute?
Supplier Assessment is used to?
Carry out a more detailed qualification process
Spend Analyzer can be viewed in graphical or tabular form. The Graphs and Tables together are known as Tabulations. Which of the following is not considered a feature of Tabulations:
Ability to generate a Contract form.
When configuring a question in a survey, which is the odd one out?
Define the Hardface-ID (for a KPI) and Score
What is a "dimension"?
Data the client intends to filter or further breakdown; used to run crosstabs and submit feedback.