E-procurement delivers many benefits for educational institutions looking to source more effectively and efficiently. E&I offers members a range of procurement solutions, from our no-cost online Marketplace to several platforms with varying levels of functionality and integration capabilities.
Solutions That Can Grow with You
Custom-built for education, these offerings are robust and scalable – right-sized for an institution’s first entry into the world of e-procurement, and able to grow into an enterprise system that supports multi-campus purchasing requirements across larger educational institutions.
E&I’s e-procurement offerings include:
The E&I Marketplace is a no-cost online marketplace that enables schools and universities to drive end users to a centralized shopping experience where E&I’s portfolio of contracts are available, with federated search, in a fully secure purchasing environment. Functionality includes member-specific E&I contracts, support for p-cards and purchase orders, reporting, and basic approvals and admin rights. ERP integration is available at low or no cost.
EqualLevel, Sponsored by E&I is a cloud-based P2P e-procurement platform, licensed and managed directly by any member institution looking for a flexible, customizable e-pro experience. This solution allows members to access all the benefits of a fully-functional e-pro platform. In addition, all E&I contracts are pre-loaded in the EqualLevel, Sponsored by E&I platform, enabling member institutions to begin using the solution “out of the box,” while customizing it to meet their needs.
JAGGAER is an industry leader in the field of e-procurement solutions. E&I’s competitively solicited JAGGAER contract comprises the entire suite of JAGGAER’s e-procurement modules and comprehensive services. JAGGAER’s familiar, user-friendly online shopping experience delivers a multi-vendor e-procurement platform to meet member needs
Unimarket provides an easy-to-use, cloud-based e-procurement solution designed to meet the unique needs of higher education and K-12 . E&I’s competitively solicited Unimarket contract brings all your procurement into one place using Unimarket’s powerful and comprehensive platform.