Stories by Ephraim Schwartz and Eugene Grygo

B-to-B players tighten up

his week at Commerce One Inc.'s e-Link user conference in New Orleans the business-to-business software vendor will trot out its partner SAP AG to announce further extensions to its co-developed MarketSet procurement application. Ostensibly the joint announcement will remind the Global 1000 that Commerce One, which suffered growing net losses last quarter, has friends with real-world business experience.