COUPA NAMED A LEADER IN E-PROCUREMENT BY INDEPENDENT RESEARCH FIRM

Coupa scored the highest for both Current Offering and Strategy

Coupa Software (NASDAQ:COUP), a leader in cloud-based spend management, today announced it has been recognised as a leader in eProcurement by independent research firm Forrester Research, Inc. in a new report titled “The Forrester Wave™: eProcurement, Q2 2017”.This marks two consecutive evaluations where Coupa has been recognised as a Leader in the Forrester Wave – considered one of the industry’s most thorough evaluations of enterprise purchasing solutions.

“Coupa delivers customer success through high usability and rapid innovation,” writes Forrester Vice President, Principal Analyst Duncan Jones in the report. The report also states: “Its library of customers describing measurable benefits from using Coupa is testament to its product and its approach.”

The report evaluated 12 of the most significant eProcurement providers on 30 criteria. In addition to the “Leader” designation, Coupa received the highest scores for both the Current Offering and Strategy criteria. Coupa also received the top scores in the Market Share of New Deals (tied) and Reporting sub-criteria.

“We’re proud of Coupa being named a leader for the second time in the Forrester Wave as we think it further validates the real measurable value we are creating with our customers,” said Rob Bernshteyn, CEO of Coupa. “We believe this ranking independently confirms that everyone benefits when you listen to your customers, deliver a comprehensive platform, and continually partner to drive real, measurable results. This also confirms that our customers worldwide recognise these as unique Coupa differentiators.”

The report also says, “The eProcurement market is growing because more chief procurement officers (CPOs) see it as a key element in addressing their top challenges. They want to enable employees to quickly, safely, and cost effectively buy the goods and services they need, while maintaining overall visibility and control.”

Born in the cloud, Coupa delivers a modern spend management platform that accelerates business by unifying processes across all the ways employees spend money. These processes cover travel and expense management, procurement, invoicing, and related source-to-settle areas. Using the Coupa Open Business Network, the platform has connected more than 3 million suppliers and delivers a powerful solution for businesses committed to controlling their spend.

To download a copy of The Forrester Wave report, click on http://get.coupa.com/ForresterWave2017.html