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IBM’s Marketplace Solutions: Is Ariba Not Enough?
IBM trains its sights on helping businesses create online marketplaces. But, we ask our staff prognosticator, isn’t that what partner Ariba does?

protest meaning  You were going to protest that this is just an internal marketplace, weren't you? TEC: No, actually we were going to ask you to find out what happened to the coffee. But, yes, you're right about this being internal to IBM. It isn't the same kind of thing that the WebSphere Marketplace Edition does. Is that the important distinction? Dr. Augur: Well, let's look at the facts. With i2 as part of the mix it should have been clear that the original alliance announcement was mainly about supply chain issues.

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