SAP outsourcing and implementation partners

  • May 25, 2006 25 May'06

    TiVo turns to SAP, BearingPoint after outsourcing disaster

    When its manufacturing and shipping operations outsourcer gave TiVo a 48-hour termination notice, the company found itself scrambling to revamp its processes.

  • May 11, 2006 11 May'06

    True IT Blooper #52: A page unturned

    Accustomed to working with computer-illiterate users, this system analyst figured she'd heard it all. Then she got an unforgettable call for help.

  • May 04, 2006 04 May'06

    True IT Blooper #51: Ring-a-ding-ding

    Some stiff Clyde ruins a groovy Vegas vacation by croaking a kooky Casino server, baby.

  • April 17, 2006 17 Apr'06

    Offshore contracts: the finer the print, the better

    Off the shelf might be just fine for IT services, but offshore contracts should be custom-made. Gartner offers tips for "contracting effectively in a globally sourced world."

  • April 12, 2006 12 Apr'06

    Infrastructure management moves offshore

    U.S.-based SAP ABAP programmers have watched their jobs slip overseas. Now the trend is moving toward infrastructure management, according to industry analysts.

  • March 20, 2006 20 Mar'06

    JDE, iSeries shop ditches Oracle for support

    Wholesaler, DCI, moved to third-party maintenance for its JDE suite after the Oracle, PeopleSoft acquisition. The company has seen big savings but said the move isn't for everyone.

  • December 28, 2005 28 Dec'05

    CIO priorities: 2006 to-do lists

    Your job description is changing next year. Business alignment is no longer good enough. 2006 is all about giving business an edge.

  • July 29, 2005 29 Jul'05

    Commentary: The not-so-surprising allure of SAP

    While SAP was never a pariah, it wasn't exactly known as the company everyone wanted to sign on to. Now it's the company everyone wants to be part of.

  • June 08, 2005 08 Jun'05

    Analyst: Outsourcing threatens SAP, other large vendors

    More executives are using business process outsourcing services, making many ERP vendors find new ways to generate revenue or risk becoming extinct.

  • June 07, 2005 07 Jun'05

    SAP sees opportunity in market consolidation

    Industry consolidation has resulted in complicated IT systems in the banking and retail industries, but SAP sees it as an opportunity to improve its market presence.

  • November 11, 2004 11 Nov'04

    SAP, Accenture energize xApps

    SAP and Accenture are tapping into oil and gas companies with a new xApp designed to help them manage massive amounts of data.

  • April 12, 2004 12 Apr'04

    How ABAP programmers can survive outsourcing

    Cranky ABAP programmers watching their jobs shipped overseas may want to jump on the radio frequency identification (RFID) bandwagon, or look toward new corporate compliance laws for employment opportunities.

    "Think again," said Jon Reed...

  • March 15, 2004 15 Mar'04

    'Not in my backyard' -- state lawmakers fight offshoring

    Offshore outsourcing makes for some strange bedfellows. Two lawmakers hope their legal fight against offshoring will make will make the private sector take notice.

  • February 08, 2002 08 Feb'02

    Quick Takes: New partners

    As Valentine's Day approaches, partnerships appear to be flourishing with several business software companies announcing new relationships this week.

  • July 17, 2001 17 Jul'01

    SAP America gets Precise on hosted software

    SAP America has turned to Precise Software Solutions to monitor performance and track service levels on mySAP Hosted Solutions offered through an ASP model.