- April 27, 2016
User experience software from Knoa helps a public utility run its SAP ERP more effectively; plus, new report shows ERP projects cost less, but run longer -- and that's a good thing.
- March 30, 2016
In an interview at Ariba Live, analyst Joshua Greenbaum discussed SAP Ariba's biggest challenges and opportunities in integrating with SAP technology and the SAP Business Network.
- March 29, 2016
SAP is building an extensive array of cloud services that cater to all kinds of user needs. Customers with specific needs might be grateful for the options, but some may find the variety daunting to navigate. This three-part handbook helps users get...
- March 17, 2016
SAP Ariba announced measures to make procurement simpler and more flexible at its Ariba Live user conference, including guided buying and an open platform.
- March 15, 2016
In this Q&A, SAP's David Jonker discusses the film 'The Human Face of Big Data' and the role that big data applications will play in the digital transformation of businesses.
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Sponsored by SAS Institute Inc. - You’re getting started with a big data analytics project on Hadoop and are impressed by the cost savings on storage compared with your data warehouse. You’ve read that TrueCar, a company that collects vast volumes of car price data for its online car-buying business, has cut its monthly data storage cost from $19/GB to $0.23/GB. So you’re wondering, should you consider moving all your business intelligence efforts to Hadoop? See More
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- February 04, 2016
SAP HANA Cloud Platform provides the technology backbone for Super Bowl Fan Energy Zone. It's a showcase for SAP but some think the marketing benefit is limited.
- January 29, 2016
Read here how CenturyLink hosted services can bring more HANA to the enterprise and how AribaPay is now extended to Europe and Latin America.
- January 06, 2016
SAP S/4HANA was the big news in 2015, but what's in store from the vendor in 2016? Six industry experts discuss what they see on the horizon from SAP and its competition.
- December 28, 2015
SAP HANA SPS11 also adds high-availability and security supports for critical systems. Meanwhile, Gartner names SAP as a Magic Quadrant leader in ERP for SMEs.
- December 28, 2015
SAP's integration landscape is crowded with products, including SAP NetWeaver 7.5, HANA Cloud Platform and HANA Cloud Integration. So, what's your best option?
- December 21, 2015
The release of SAP S/4HANA was the biggest news from SAP in 2015, but it wasn't the only notable development, as new HANA upgrades, Fiori and HANA Cloud Platform also made waves.
- December 15, 2015
The 2015 ASUG survey of SAP users indicated that SAP HANA implementation rates are increasing, but SAP needs to be clearer about ROI and migration path.
- November 23, 2015
The SAP SME Summit featured four fast-growing companies that chose SAP platforms. Learn from their experiences and about how SAP engagement could improve.
- November 13, 2015
A new offering allows partners to deliver SAP Business One from SAP's own hosting infrastructure built on the HANA in-memory database.
- November 11, 2015
SAP will release a new version of S/4HANA that adds manufacturing functions, including inventory; plus, new mobile services for Fiori based on the HANA Cloud Platform.