- December 20, 2019
The resignation of CEO Bill McDermott and veteran executives was the top SAP story of 2019, along with the company's push for S/4HANA migrations, intelligent enterprise adoption and Qualtrics integration.
- November 27, 2019
In this Q&A, SAP executive Claus Gruenewald discusses how SAP partners are instrumental in servicing the SMB market and how they can help sell customers on moving to the cloud.
- November 13, 2019
In this Q&A, SAP chief partner officer Karl Fahrbach discusses why the company has evolved its partner program to reward customer success, rather than just focusing on sales.
- November 08, 2019
Medical device startup Enable Injections is small now but intends to be big soon, so it's implementing SAP S/4HANA in phases to future-proof its company.
- September 12, 2019
The Navy consolidated 26 various ERP systems onto SAP HANA on the AWS GovCloud, leading to data reduction, lower TCO, and setting the stage for next-generation technology like S/4HANA.
- August 15, 2019
Industry observers believe that if SAP is to remain competitive, S/4HANA migrations need to pick up, and new leadership needs to convince customers of the intelligent enterprise's value.
- July 31, 2019
Vinci Energies Group shows that an SAP S/4HANA migration is a difficult project that requires strong management, but the new functions have real business value.
- July 22, 2019
Most SAP customers should not be afraid of going through an S/4HANA implementation, but they need to understand the benefits first, according to Approyo CEO Chris Carter.
- June 21, 2019
A new survey suggests SAP customers will stay on SAP ECC6, despite SAP's plan to pull support by 2025. One analyst said reports like this should be taken with a grain of salt.
- June 14, 2019
In this Q&A, SAP NS2 executives discuss how the company helps national defense, intelligence and security entities move to the cloud -- and why doing so is inevitable.
- May 08, 2019
At the Sapphire conference, the head of the largest SAP user group talks about the challenges of convincing an IT audience about the benefits of experience management.
- May 01, 2019
SAP is gearing up for its annual conference. Experience management and Qualtrics are sure to be on the agenda, but the vendor's recent layoffs and executive moves likely won't be.
- March 25, 2019
According to a new survey by ASUG, most SAP users plan to move to S/4HANA eventually, but they're currently focused on other IT priorities, lack of confidence in S/4HANA or still need to build a business case.
- December 07, 2018
SAP partners need to change their thinking if they're going to enable the 'intelligent enterprise.' That was the big message from the SAP Partner Business Forum this week.
- September 12, 2014
In this news roundup, Gartner outlines ways companies can improve their SAP change management processes, and SAP announces new augmented reality apps.
- October 20, 2013
With SAP TechEd set to officially begin on Tuesday, attendees are heading to Las Vegas looking for more information on everything from SAP Lumira to SAP Fiori.
- March 27, 2013
Middleware options for integrating SAP and non-SAP software are increasing. Choosing the right one depends on a range of factors, say experts.
- November 21, 2012
The perception that SAP Rapid Deployment Solutions (RDS) were meant to be basic, plain vanilla software packages for any company is wrong, according to one SAP executive.
- April 18, 2012
Florida Crystals’ decision to leave Capgemini came down to finding a niche provider that could provide specialized cloud skills and a closer, more strategic business relationship.
- January 30, 2012
SAP Service Desk was a weak, late entrant to the market, according to one expert, who says that’s slowly changing due to enhancements in the latest version of Solution Manager 7.1.
- November 18, 2011
Discover how automated reporting and monitoring functionality enables administrators to see problems before they affect users.
- November 08, 2011
As customers seek to cut the TCO of running their applications, migrating to the Linux operating system is one option. Discover some of the benefits and challenges of running SAP on Linux.
- October 12, 2011
SAP announced on Tuesday that they’re moving away from periodic major enhancement packages and upgrades to their SAP Business Suite in favor of smaller, quarterly improvements. The company is also extending standard support for ECC 6.0 applications ...
- September 21, 2011
In this short video, learn about one customer's current SAP project involving their pre-existing Oracle CRM application.
- September 15, 2011
SAP has released Solution Manager 7.1 and is hoping this is the version that gets customers on board.
- April 11, 2011
Although organizations often have trouble seeing the benefit of implementing Solution Manager, they can find value from it if they take the right approach.
- December 21, 2010
Leveraging SAP Solution Manager for more than just its technical utility requires time and money, but there are plenty of benefits.
- September 18, 2010
As customers embark on a Solution Manager project, where exactly to start can be daunting. Find out about some popular projects and lessons learned from SAP customers.
- September 10, 2010
SAP Solution Manager is the centerpiece of SAP’s strategy to help customers lower TCO. So why have so few extended its use beyond mandated service-related tasks?
- 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.
- June 14, 2010
Get an overview of how Australia Post leveraged SAP Solution Manager to realize maximum value and cost savings from NetWeaver Technician Tony De Thomasis. Also get tips from Jon Reed of JonERP.com on some of the challenges SAP customers are facing.
- 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.
- May 03, 2010
SAP customers can get more value from their apps with an SAP Solution Manager installation. NetWeaver technician Tony De Thomasis shares tips in this column.
- March 10, 2010
Some SAP customers are turning to third-party tools from vendors like Panaya and Intellicorp to help with the upgrade to SAP ECC 6.0, and they're finding they're glad they did.
- 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.
- January 15, 2010
While a lower cost maintenance and support option is good news for customers, deciding what to do could be harder without the KPI program.
- December 16, 2009
The SAP KPI program is working, but it's more work than participating customers anticipated, so SAP is holding off on its support and maintenance fee increase.
- September 16, 2009
This special report on SAP TechEd 2009 compiles information from SAP's annual event for hands-on SAP training and SAP technical information. Get ready for SAP TechEd 2009 Phoenix by checking out SearchSAP.com's in-depth resources on each conference ...
- June 03, 2009
Customers gave their SAP implementation partners high marks overall but ranked them lower in industry-specific know-how and workforce continuity.
- April 22, 2009
With upgrades forcing companies to look at systems, and a recession forcing cost savings, companies are investing in business process management (BPM) tools, according to recent research.
- January 19, 2009
SAP customers shared some tips on how their IT teams involved business colleagues to ensure successful ERP projects.
- December 09, 2008
SAP Solution Manager isn't as popular in the SAP world as it should be, according to AMR's Derek Prior, who outlines five strategies for leveraging the tool.
- September 04, 2008
Little things can add up to ERP failure. Forrester Research's Liz Herbert has some tips on how to make ERP implementations and upgrades with implementation providers successful.
- September 01, 2008
SAP's enhancement packages give ERP customers a strong incentive to move to the SAP ERP 6.0 software system, according to a new Forrester report.
- September 01, 2008
After convincing executives at corporate headquarters, the commercial products division of Rubbermaid ended up with master data management tools from SAP.
- September 01, 2008
During a recent roundtable discussion with SearchSAP.com, SAP executives gave some insight into their plans for the year.
- August 07, 2008
Run SAP lowers the total cost of SAP, reduces technical problems and allows better process management. This podcast explains Run SAP and its technical component, Solution Manager.
- May 07, 2008
Business networks and collaboration are the new competitive differentiators, SAP's co-CEOs said. Newly planned BPM tools will help users get there.
- March 27, 2008
IT experts explain how to negotiate the best possible service-level agreement when dealing with SAP managed hosting services.
- March 17, 2008
There are plenty of partners out there eager to host your SAP project, but finding the right one requires a careful examination of the landscape.
- October 30, 2007
HP is expanding its SAP upgrade and SAP installation management services program, seeking to capitalize on a growing need for SAP skills.
- July 26, 2007
When implementing SAP, it is important to concentrate on more than the technology issues if your project is going to be successful.
- March 21, 2007
SAP has announced that it will offer standardized processes to help companies in designing business processes and implementing SOA plans.
- December 05, 2006
Kicking off its annual analyst event, SAP CEO Henning Kagermann said SAP is targeting the midmarket and bringing services-oriented architecture to its customer base.
- October 12, 2006
Where will Basis people go in the new NetWeaver world? Is there room for classic ABAP developers? What consulting skills will be in demand in the years ahead? We interviewed career expert Jon Reed to get his take on where the new sweet spots will be.
- August 30, 2006
Employers are shopping for the right SAP talent to manage projects. Find out which job skills and certifications are rising in value, according to data from Foote Research LLC.
- July 19, 2006
IT developers are feeling the pinch as a new study reveals that application development jobs are being sent offshore in increasing numbers.
- May 15, 2006
A rise in NetWeaver deployments as well as new incentives for customers to switch from Oracle to SAP will be highlighted at the Sapphire user conference this week in Orlando, Fla.
- November 11, 2004
SAP and Accenture are tapping into oil and gas companies with a new xApp designed to help them manage massive amounts of data.
- March 15, 2004
Offshore outsourcing makes for some strange bedfellows. Two lawmakers hope their legal fight against offshoring will make will make the private sector take notice.
- September 25, 2003
At SearchSAP.com's annual user event in Chicago, SAP America CEO Bill McDermott urged users to consider the company's newest migration option, mySAP ERP.
- May 15, 2001 15 May'01