Welcome to the official Business Analytics and Award Optimization (BAAO) Jive community for external users. Here you will find all the information you need from timelines and milestones, to frequently asked questions, to training materials and more! We encourage you to peruse the site, ask a question, leave comments, and participate in polls.
The next generation Business Analytics and Award Optimization (BAAO) is a direct materials quoting and cost management platform. This new platform will transform the negotiation process by enabling collaborative and real-time negotiations. The platform will leverage predictive analytics to drive data intelligence and increase the velocity of business decisions. The BAAO project is a multi-quarter release and the functionality will be released in two phases:
Click here to access a PDF of training for suppliers who have previously used BAAO.
It is intended to introduce new functionalities from the April 2017 release.
These include Supplier Home page, Four Quarter Supplier Response, and Alerts and Notifications.
Please use the following options to reach BAAO Support.
Meeting number: 201 092 385
Meeting password: gmqfBvbS (46732827 from phones and video systems)
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+1-866-432-9903 Call-in toll-free number (US/Canada)
+1-408-525-6800 Call-in toll number (US/Canada)
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