Carahsoft and Coupa team up for spend management solutions

Carahsoft, an IT solutions provider and Coupa, spend management platform has announced the partnership. Under this, Coupa’s spend management platform will be available to the public sector.

“With a significant opportunity in the public sector, building the right strategic partnerships to accelerate innovations, growth and customer value are key”, said Rob Glenn, executive vice president for global sales at Coupa.

The spend management platform, Coupa has been supporting federal entities such as US Postal Service by enabling these organizations to gain visibility and control over their spend to increase efficiency and reduce risk.

It also noted that with Coupa, organisations can use and leverage a single, intuitive user interface for their transactional spend activities across procurement, invoicing, expense reporting, and pay.

“In order for agencies to effectively manage their spend, they must have full visibility over their transactional activities to maintain control of their purchases,” said Harjeet Khalsa, Carahsoft Manager who leads the Coupa relationship.

The press note also said that “Coupa can help agencies reduce supply chain disruptions to ensure resources are deployed to help public sector agencies”.