SAP outsourcing and implementation partners
- January 25, 2011
When day-to-day SAP Basis support becomes the purview of a third party, companies can redeploy skilled labor to a host of new value-added IT initiatives.
- January 25, 2011
Choosing one provider to host SAP and deliver Basis support can result in cost savings, operational efficiencies and better quality of service.
- July 07, 2010
SAP project failure is almost always on the minds of IT managers. In this column, Colin Sparkes shares his advice for avoiding a failed SAP project.
- May 27, 2010
Managed service providers (MSPs) are helping organizations reduce costs and manage software implementations, according to spendmatters.com's Jason Busch. In this column, get advice on hiring MSPs.
- April 06, 2010
Many organizations are exploring SAP hosting these days, seeking to cut IT costs and better leverage internal skill sets. Sweet Ovations shared some advice on its choice.
- February 17, 2010
IBM and Accenture lead the field of SAP outsourcing providers, with CSC, Capgemini and HP giving chase, according to Gartner's Magic Quadrant report.
- February 05, 2010
Many midmarket companies are trying to save money by forgoing upgrades and new projects. But supporting applications in maintenance mode could have hidden costs. Learn why in this podcast.
- January 07, 2010
IBM and Accenture are the top SAP implementation partners, but smaller SAP SIs can provide deeper industry expertise, flexibility and lower costs, according to Forrester.
- December 03, 2009
SAP managed hosting has become more of a tactical decision for customers and the economy has helped renew interest in the option.
- June 03, 2009
Customers gave their SAP implementation partners high marks overall but ranked them lower in industry-specific know-how and workforce continuity.
- May 06, 2009
Wawa recently had to look for a new managed hosting provider when SAP announced that it would transition its services to partners.
- February 25, 2009
Bill Martorelli of Forrester Research discusses trends in the SAP managed hosting arena. In this podcast he provides advice on finding an SAP managed hosting provider, as well as how to determine a provider's level of SAP know-how.
- June 05, 2008
A recent AMR study found that U.S. and European companies are prepared to spend more on enterprise service providers this year
- May 07, 2008
SAP said it added nearly 200 new customers to its new Enterprise Support offering, just as Rimini Street said it will add SAP products to its third-party support alternative.
- March 31, 2008
Career expert Jon Reed talks with two SAP staffing professionals about how to market one's skills and prepare for a possible economic downturn.