Learn About JAGGAER's 21.1 Product Release

JAGGAER Indirect 21.1 Release Highlights

The JAGGAER 21.1 release for Indirect solutions includes a number of new capabilities and enhancements to our solutions and across all solutions on the platform.  Some highlights of the 21.1 release include:

Cross-solution Enhancements:

  • Last year we completed our early adoption program for the new user experience (UX)
    • Customers still using the classic UX will be upgraded to the new experience so look for upcoming communications regarding your production upgrade date.
  • Business Analytics have had some minor cosmetic upgrades and some nice usability enhancements, including examples and recommendations, making it easier to start a report.

eProcurement:

  • Promotional price flags and details show wherever prices appear
  • Suppliers can confirm orders delivered to them by email without having to log into their portal.  Buyers can find this confirmation easier with a new “Confirmations” tab on the PO document that lets them see the estimated delivery date and any additional comments.
  • Multi-Factor authentication capabilities have been extended to Purchase Order approvals.
  • Strengthened and expanded our integration capabilities with complex ERP systems.

Invoicing:

  • **INTRODUCING** JAGGAER Digital Capture is an embedded OCR invoice capture service that automates the capture and extraction of invoice data into an invoicing workflow, reducing costs, time manually processing invoices and errors.
  • Additional globalization enhancements include
    • New fields for eInvoice PDF documents and functionality to accommodate eInvoice Declarations in the EU
    • The ability to withhold taxes where it may be a requirement when paying individuals
    • Mandatory invoice image when suppliers create a sales invoice in the supplier portal.

Contracts+:

  • Increased Support for DocuSign Integration for added security, to meet European compliance rules, and to assist with auditing.

Supplier Management:

  • Buyer stakeholders can be named as an approver for Supplier Registration or the Supplier Review workflow adding more flexibility in the supplier vetting process.
  • Automate IBAN validation for suppliers doing business globally.

Sourcing:

  • Expanded use of RFx custom fields allow suppliers to interact through them.
  • Specify suppliers or groups of suppliers for communication through the Q&A board for targeted messages.

JAGGAER Advantage 21.1 Release Highlights

The JAGGAER 21.1 release for Advantage solutions includes a number of new capabilities and enhancements to our solutions and across all solutions on the platform.  Some highlights of the 21.1 release include:

Cross-solution Enhancements

  • More flexible approval capabilities and easier navigation
  • Improved administration of users including mass update capabilities, user rights included in export and new audit details on the user profile
  • Our chat assistant has new enhanced search capabilities and personalization

Sourcing+

  • A more efficient RFx creation process and a global columns library to use on RFxs, contract price lists and integration
  • New option to run ticker auctions autonomously
  • User friendly improvements to the supplier invitation process

Supplier Management+

  • New onboarding options for configuration flexibility and validation settings for a more efficient process with better data quality
  • Improved visibility of supplier profile forms including a new conditional “cascade” effect

Category Management

  • New options for optimizing category strategies including SWOT analysis, Kraljic matrix and Porter’s Five Forces method

Spend Analytics

  • New capability for publishing data allows users to specify the data to be published and when for faster processing and more relevant reporting