Texas SmartBuy Company LOGO 1 Story Time! Boos and Ghouls, purchasers in the state … attention all shoppers! You are about to hear an enthralling story of state purchasing So sit back and relax for a tale of adventure, madness, and mayhem And prepare yourself to be delighted with futuristic shopping bliss that people in the year 2013 1997 could only have dreamed of! 2 Impala Retirement A long time ago, in an agency close, close by … there was a great little system call Impala, which did everything the state purchasers needed But over the years Impala aged, fell out of support, was unplugged, and to the sadness of many, “retired” 3 TxSmartBuy 1.0 Along came TxSmartBuy 1.0, and offered online web ordering for agencies AND co-operative purchasing entities, and produced some nice new features and benefits But TxSmartBuy 1.0 never quite met expectations … quite frankly, it has been a bit of a “dog” and eats up resources 4 TxSmartBuy 2.0 Along came NetSuite / TSB 2.0 It is chocked full of numerous modern online shopping features Did we mention … BLAZING FAST and AWESOME!!! 5 TxSmartBuy 2.0 What benefits will NetSuite (TxSmartBuy 2.0) bring? Much much faster than the current system! No longer have to enter the city name up front! Can order for multiple locations at once! One truly integrated system! Numerous end user reports / tools! Mobile device browser support! Immediate system configuration / changes! You will love this exciting, energetic, and loyal new companion! 6 TxSmartBuy 2.0 Search engine is blazing fast AND smart; if your spelling isn’t perfect, NetSuite is forgiving! 7 TxSmartBuy 2.0 Searches have with numerous options for sorting, viewing, and filtering results (all with FAST response times) 8 TxSmartBuy 2.0 Selection of an item and options is easy and intuitive 9 TxSmartBuy 2.0 The process to check-out and place an order is streamlined and will be as easy to use as any modern consumer shopping website 10 TxSmartBuy 2.0 To place an order, you will breeze through a simple three step process (again, virtually identical to modern consumer sites) Wow, how FAST and EXCITING!!! 11 Meanwhile, TxSmartBuy 1.0 Lots of waiting … seems that you will have some downtime perfect for napping … 12 TxSmartBuy 1.0 STILL waiting … jeez!!! 13 TxSmartBuy 2.0 But with NetSuite, the entire process is simple and fast! 14 Igloo, GoPro, Magellan: NetSuite! 15 What’s Next? Implementation project is underway Pilot launches in December Full rollout begins in the spring Current system will be retired this fiscal year Stay tuned for more information and instructions! 16 Questions?