Evaluating ERP for small business and the midmarket

  • October 26, 2005 26 Oct'05

    SAP's McDermott addresses ESA, midmarket challenges

    In part two of a two-part interview, SAP America CEO Bill McDermott addresses meeting Microsoft in the midmarket and how SAP's enterprise services architecture plan will unfold.

  • October 24, 2005 24 Oct'05

    McDermott: No fear of Oracle as SAP looks ahead with CRM, ESA

    NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pa. -- SAP America chief Bill McDermott is always on the run. After meeting with potential clients he gave a keynote recently at a Chicago business conference and quickly jetted off to Germany before SAP released its third quarter ...

  • October 14, 2005 14 Oct'05

    SAP launches midmarket push against Microsoft, Oracle

    SAP is aiming at the midmarket with new versions of its preconfigured best practices software. Challenges exist as Microsoft is gaining the most momentum, according to analysts.

  • September 08, 2005 08 Sep'05

    Microsoft rebrands ERP offerings, hints at hosted CRM

    Microsoft is taking aim at SAP and, rebranding its CRM and ERP offerings and hinting at hosted CRM.

  • May 27, 2005 27 May'05

    Bakery samples ERP flavors

    When updating its stale IT system, Tasty Baking Co. weighed Oracle against SAP.

  • May 27, 2005 27 May'05

    Analysts: Retail wins impressive, but deployments are key

    Recent retail success puts SAP into a growing leadership position, but functionality challenges and development timelines could hinder the transition to a successful deployment.

  • May 26, 2005 26 May'05

    Grocer's ERP selection hinges on milk

    'Got milk?' It was a decision between SAP and PeopleSoft, but for one grocer, selecting SAP's ERP suite came down to the price of milk.

  • May 23, 2005 23 May'05

    Grocer's struggles prove valuable to retailers

    Canadian grocery chain Sobeys struggled with its first implementation of SAP for Retail in 2000. Sobeys' struggle helped other retailers learn valuable lessons to avoid failure.

  • May 23, 2005 23 May'05

    Midmarket CIOs tell SAP adventures

    Midmarket technology executives tell true stories of becoming SAP customers -- and managing to find a good fit.

  • March 14, 2005 14 Mar'05

    Pharmaceutical firm chooses SAP for long haul

    With a limited IT staff and a tight budget, Ontario, Canada-based Contract Pharmaceuticals Ltd. is moving forward with plans to upgrade to mySAP ERP.

  • February 28, 2005 28 Feb'05

    SAP to acquire retail software vendor

    SAP has agreed to a $496 million deal to acquire Retek, a best of breed retail industry software vendor. SAP could gain 200 retail customers if the deal is approved by share holders

  • February 23, 2005 23 Feb'05

    SAP extends automotive suite

    SAP is expanding its automotive suite to include functionality for auto dealerships and vehicle sales networks.

  • February 02, 2005 02 Feb'05

    Firm looks to cook with SAP

    Gourmet food and cookware retailer Surfas Restaurant and Supply turned to SAP to appease frustrated customers and improve sales.

  • October 14, 2004 14 Oct'04

    Business One gets CRM, MRP juice

    SAP has unleashed its newest Business One suite, boosting the SMB suite with new CRM and MRP features -- and taking aim at Microsoft.

  • September 16, 2004 16 Sep'04

    Getting down to Business One

    One CEO says SAP's Business One product for SMBs is the right size at the right time.