This measure calculates the number of calendar days (including weekends) that elapse to set up a supplier in the procurement system. It is a Cycle Time measure that helps companies analyze the duration of the "manage suppliers" process from beginning to end.
Average cycle time in days to set up a supplier in the procurement system
Cycle time is the total time from the beginning of the process to the end. This includes both time spent actually performing the process and time spent waiting to move forward.