SAP implementation and upgrades

  • November 22, 2005 22 Nov'05

    SAP's new ad blitz takes aim at Oracle

    Hoping to improve its brand recognition in the U.S., SAP launched a major advertising campaign this month, with a TV ad that aims at Oracle's newly acquired J.D. Edwards and PeopleSoft customers.

  • November 17, 2005 17 Nov'05

    SAP leads market in simplified licensing policies -- for now

    Forrester ranks SAP as the leader in simplified licensing and pricing policies, but SAP's shift to NetWeaver as a business process platform could complicate matters.

  • November 03, 2005 03 Nov'05

    True IT blooper #26: Migration blues

    Cuts in staffing have eliminated the one category of workers most IT departments need the most: the post-traumatic stress (PTS) counselor.

  • September 26, 2005 26 Sep'05

    SAP reaches out to outsourcers with Safe Passage

    SAP is extending its Safe Passage program, giving license credits and other perks to PeopleSoft and J.D. Edwards customers using a business process outsourcer.

  • September 21, 2005 21 Sep'05

    Pennsylvania firm chooses Oracle over SAP

    An evaluation team at York, Pa.-based York Water Company chose Oracle over SAP, citing cost as a major factor in the decision.

  • September 06, 2005 06 Sep'05

    Review: SAP customers mull upgrade decisions; Migration dilemma examined

    As the Oracle-SAP battle intensifies, both vendors are racing to build their customer bases.

  • September 01, 2005 01 Sep'05

    NetWeaver, mySAP upgrades result in process changes

    IDS Scheer, an SAP partner and consultancy, says firms integrating NetWeaver or upgrading to mySAP have business process changes ahead.

  • August 22, 2005 22 Aug'05

    Commentary: SAP's migration dilemma

    As SAP moves forward with aggressive plans to upgrade its customers, and move them to NetWeaver and mySAP Business Suite, the decision to move – albeit a hard one – may be simple compared to the challenge of making sure the migration ...

  • August 17, 2005 17 Aug'05

    SAP says slow movement to mySAP ERP necessary

    An SAP executive says customers are upgrading to mySAP ERP on a time frame designed for individual needs. Upgrades to the latest version will be slow, but remain steady through 2009.

  • August 08, 2005 08 Aug'05

    SAP users slow to migrate to mySAP, opens door for Oracle

    SAP customers are slow in adotping mySAP applications, according to analysts at Forrester Research Inc. The door is slightly open for Oracle Corp., as it tries to prove legitimacy in the vertical markets to lure customers away from SAP.

  • 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 27, 2005 27 Jun'05

    Chapter of the month -- July 2005

    It's the middle of summer, and we at know that you're looking for some time-saving tricks and hints to allow you the chance for that well-deserved vacation. This month, sit back and relax with's three feature chapters ...

  • June 15, 2005 15 Jun'05

    Oracle swipes at SAP with rebate program

    Oracle is launching its own rebate program aimed at SAP R/3 customers considering an upgrade to mySAP ERP.

  • June 13, 2005 13 Jun'05

    Fear factor puts big chill on IT projects

    Fear of change freezes even the best IT projects. Find out how successful IT leaders tackle change management the warm and fuzzy way.

  • 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.