CASE STUDY IV:
Integration of Orbis Onlines auction software into clients
existing website using web services. Sourcing of suppliers and facilitation
of reverse auction event.
International government entity
Functional website and access to internal servers.
Acknowledging the versatility of Orbis Onlines procurement software,
client initiated a request to digitally integrate Orbis Onlines
auction software into their existing web portal.
This software integration would allow for the conduction of online
procurement and asset disposition events for land, building materials
and construction transportation services.
Orbis Onlines auction tools were streamed to a page on the clients
website utilizing standard XML technology. This process, called web
services, enables the client to maintain Orbis Onlines suite of
procurement tools from their own website, without the purchase of complex
hardware, software, or the addition of a specialized IT staff.
Further, because the auction tools are streamed from Orbis Onlines
server to the clients website, the client receives subsequent
Smooth and timely integration of auction tools into clients website
with the assistance of IT personnel from both parties.
Client realized the benefit and convenience of having Orbis Onlines
auction software on their existing website and the ease with which it
was integrated. Ultimately, this integration allowed for the fluid conduction
of several online reverse auction events.
- The creation of an online marketplace as the result of the integration
Onlines technology suite through standard XML technology.
- Several million dollars worth of procurement events resulting in
20-30 percent savings versus historical costs.
- Willingness of client to utilize and expand upon current auction
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