- April 27, 2017
SAP Distributed Manufacturing is a new network that connects design and procurement teams with 3D print service providers, making it easier to print products on demand.
- April 19, 2017
SAP continues to invest in its three SMB ERP platforms: SAP Business One, SAP Business ByDesign and SAP Anywhere. Here are some ways to know which is right for you.
- March 29, 2017
In a roundtable at SAP Ariba Live 2017, SAP CEO Bill McDermott and SAP Ariba President Alex Atzberger discuss the intelligent enterprise and how it will transform businesses.
- March 24, 2017
SAP Ariba Live shows enhancements to procurement software and looks at the future of the SAP Ariba Network, including machine learning, AI, bots and blockchain.
- March 20, 2017
SAP Vora has been updated to include features that make it easier to deploy and use to get insights from Hadoop big data; SAP IBP brings intelligence to the supply chain.
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- March 07, 2017
Panorama Consulting says SAP continues as market leader among the top four ERP vendors. But the market has evened, and Microsoft Dynamics moved past Oracle into second place.
- March 01, 2017
SAP HANA Cloud Platform is now called SAP Cloud Platform and includes new services; SAP Vehicles Network has a new automated car rental app from Hertz.
- February 28, 2017
At Mobile World Congress, SAP set a date for the release of the SAP Cloud Platform SDK for iOS, which enables developers to integrate SAP data and iOS devices.
- February 17, 2017
SAP S/4HANA Cloud was unveiled at the Capital Markets Day event; 'next-generation intelligent' ERP aims to give large enterprises a cloud option for S/4HANA.
- February 06, 2017
SAP Enterprise Information Management (SAP EIM) portfolio has been updated to improve data quality, big data support, ease-of-use and SAP HANA integration.
- February 06, 2017
Chris Zeppenfeld of the Charlotte Hornets explains how Phizzle FanTracker, a data warehouse built on the SAP HANA database, helps the team get to know its fan behavior better.
- January 27, 2017
SAP has branded the IoT services portfolio it debuted last fall as SAP Leonardo, and it unveiled a kickstarter program for companies that want to develop IoT applications.
- January 23, 2017
SAP Ariba released seven procurement functions it says will bring real-time insight to supply chains and improve the user experience for purchasers.
- January 09, 2017
SAP acquires Abakus marketing measurement software for SAP Hybris marketing suite; openSAP adds new courses for S/4HANA, data science, simple screens, financials.
- December 28, 2016
2016 was an eventful year for SAP, as it positioned HANA, S/4HANA and HCP as the core technologies for digital business transformation and introduced new products and partnerships.
- November 29, 2016
Attendees at an SAP SME Summit lauded the e-commerce front end, but some said back-end integration and payment-processing features are needed before a full migration to the platform.
- November 28, 2016
SAP has released three new IoT services to help manage IoT data and get value from it: SAP Connected Goods, SAP Dynamic Edge Processing and SAP IoT Application Enablement.
- November 23, 2016
A new Panorama Consulting report ranks the top 10 ERP vendors based on market share, cost, functionality and implementation time, with Epicor on top, followed by Infor and SAP.
- November 11, 2016
SAP hopes to increase adoption of SAP HANA Cloud Platform with enhancements that include virtual machines, Ariba gateway, APIs and microservices.
- November 10, 2016
SAP BusinessObjects Cloud now includes a wave of analytics enhancements; SAP Digital Boardroom meets Microsoft Surface; and Roambi mobile analytics expands global reach.
- November 09, 2016
SAP HANA 2 includes enhancements for cloud microservices, data warehousing, support for agile IT development; SAP partners with European Space Agency for geospatial analytics.
- October 31, 2016
SAP S/4HANA 1610 upgrade has new supply chain capabilities, focuses on ease of use with SAP Fiori 2.0, and includes industry-specific functions for retail and oil and gas.
- October 27, 2016
EIU report says most organizations have a digital strategies gap; Forrester report shows online communities can enhance purchasing experience if they stay close to customers.
- October 10, 2016
SAP's acquisition of Altiscale expands its big-data-as-a-service footprint; Attunity automates data integration for SAP data and big data platforms with Replicate for SAP.
- October 03, 2016
SAP announces a $2.2 billion IoT investment, with industry-specific applications, acquisitions and innovation labs to develop IoT applications and grow its ecosystem.
- September 23, 2016
SAP wants to encourage SAP HANA development and market with the release of SAP HANA, express edition, and the Web IDE extensions to SAP HANA Cloud Platform.
- September 16, 2016
At SAP SME event, small, innovative companies were trotted out to extol the benefits of joining the SAP ecosystem -- including large enterprises that are potential customers.
- September 14, 2016
SAP's openSAP MOOC learning platform is growing, with more learners and seven new courses; Oxford Economics' survey shows that strong leadership is needed to create digital winners.
- September 09, 2016
An ASUG survey shows SAP users understand the challenge of digital change; new SAP accounting application features help organizations to comply with new standards.
- September 06, 2016
SAP releases BW/4HANA data warehousing software for HANA; Forrester report shows high ROI for SAP Jam collaboration platform.
- August 18, 2016
In an interview, SAP's chief design officer discusses how enterprises and especially IT need to embrace a design thinking process to meet the challenges of business disruption.
- August 16, 2016
SAP reports growth of its Ariba Network and users laud benefits; SAP PartnerEdge Cloud Choice profit option is a new program to help partners increase sales and profits.
- August 05, 2016
SAP and 3D parts manufacturer APWorks have partnered on software and services, including digitization and workflow, to make on-demand printing more viable in manufacturing.
- July 28, 2016
SAP released a new version of SAP Business One, its ERP for SMBs, with new functions for project management and intelligent analytics; also a new version of SAP Single Sign-On.
- July 07, 2016
The new SAP Geographic Enablement Framework extends the integration of geospatial data from GIS into HANA applications. Also, SAP releases a new version of SAP Business One.
- July 01, 2016
A new report from Nucleus Research says six out of 10 SAP customers would not buy SAP products again, and even in the core ERP market, nine out of 10 won't consider S/4HANA.
- June 30, 2016
A HANA appliance travels on the TORUK tour, using innovative sound-wave technology to transmit data to audience smartphones and crunch geospatial data in cloud.
- June 27, 2016
SAP's Startup Focus program provides startup companies that use SAP HANA technology with business and technical resources; SAP touts HANA Cloud Platform adoption.
- June 09, 2016
At Sapphire conference, Ben Riches explains how the SAP SMB platform B1 improved processes and gave insight into the business.
- May 27, 2016
In a panel at the SAP Sapphire conference, early adopters shared ideas about how S/4HANA forms the core of their digital business transformation.
- May 24, 2016
SAP announced SAP Digital Consumer Insight at Sapphire 2016, a data-as-a-service product that lets users gain insight into their customers' characteristics and behavior.
- May 20, 2016
Integration updates to HANA Cloud Platform and SaaS offerings for small businesses and Microsoft Office 365 users among new enticements to migrate from on-premises legacy ERP.
- May 18, 2016
A finance leader at New York Life explains how S/4HANA Finance helps manage and analyze data on $528 billion in assets, and the key role of change management in a successful project.
- May 13, 2016
Industry analysts expect to get detailed information about the viability of the S/4HANA platform and SAP's cloud strategies at the Sapphire Now user conference.
- May 13, 2016
HANA as an engine of digital transformation will be a major theme at the SAP Sapphire Now conference May 17 to 19 in Orlando, Fla. Get news, analysis and video and follow social media.
- May 11, 2016
A new partnership between SAP and Apple for an SDK that enables developers to build iOS apps that link with SAP HANA Cloud Platform underwhelms some observers.
- April 27, 2016
User experience software from Knoa helps a public utility run its SAP ERP more effectively; plus, new report shows ERP projects cost less, but run longer -- and that's a good thing.
- March 30, 2016
In an interview at Ariba Live, analyst Joshua Greenbaum discussed SAP Ariba's biggest challenges and opportunities in integrating with SAP technology and the SAP Business Network.
- March 29, 2016
SAP is building an extensive array of cloud services that cater to all kinds of user needs. Customers with specific needs might be grateful for the options, but some may find the variety daunting to navigate. This three-part handbook helps users get...
- March 17, 2016
SAP Ariba announced measures to make procurement simpler and more flexible at its Ariba Live user conference, including guided buying and an open platform.
- March 15, 2016
In this Q&A, SAP's David Jonker discusses the film 'The Human Face of Big Data' and the role that big data applications will play in the digital transformation of businesses.
- February 04, 2016
SAP HANA Cloud Platform provides the technology backbone for Super Bowl Fan Energy Zone. It's a showcase for SAP but some think the marketing benefit is limited.
- January 29, 2016
Read here how CenturyLink hosted services can bring more HANA to the enterprise and how AribaPay is now extended to Europe and Latin America.
- January 06, 2016
SAP S/4HANA was the big news in 2015, but what's in store from the vendor in 2016? Six industry experts discuss what they see on the horizon from SAP and its competition.
- December 28, 2015
SAP HANA SPS11 also adds high-availability and security supports for critical systems. Meanwhile, Gartner names SAP as a Magic Quadrant leader in ERP for SMEs.
- December 28, 2015
SAP's integration landscape is crowded with products, including SAP NetWeaver 7.5, HANA Cloud Platform and HANA Cloud Integration. So, what's your best option?
- December 21, 2015
The release of SAP S/4HANA was the biggest news from SAP in 2015, but it wasn't the only notable development, as new HANA upgrades, Fiori and HANA Cloud Platform also made waves.
- December 15, 2015
The 2015 ASUG survey of SAP users indicated that SAP HANA implementation rates are increasing, but SAP needs to be clearer about ROI and migration path.
- November 23, 2015
The SAP SME Summit featured four fast-growing companies that chose SAP platforms. Learn from their experiences and about how SAP engagement could improve.
- November 13, 2015
A new offering allows partners to deliver SAP Business One from SAP's own hosting infrastructure built on the HANA in-memory database.
- November 11, 2015
SAP will release a new version of S/4HANA that adds manufacturing functions, including inventory; plus, new mobile services for Fiori based on the HANA Cloud Platform.
- October 30, 2015
The new SAP Vehicles Network runs on HANA Cloud Platform to connect the IoT dots in vehicles. Some analysts believe SAP is on the right road, but the journey is just starting.
- October 27, 2015
SAP's new Digital Boardroom uses HANA Cloud Platform for real-time analytics in executive meetings; SAP S/4HANA hits 1,300 customers in 8 months.
- October 23, 2015
Fiori 2.0 UX takes a design honor at the Red Dot Awards; SAP ASE aims to help transactional applications meet the demands of the new digital economy.
- October 05, 2015
SAP claimed Jam's growth comes from tight integration of collaboration processes with commonly used workflows and transactions.
- September 29, 2015
The reliance on external workers is increasing, and SAP has just implemented its own Fieldglass VMS to manage these contract employees.
- September 21, 2015
SAP says its new software is aimed at bringing CRM into the new digital era; Forrester report shows strong growth for IoT implementations.
- September 14, 2015
In this Q&A, Shaun Syvertsen of Convergent IS examines the origins of the SAP Fiori UX and what organizations need to think about when implementing it.
- September 11, 2015
In part one of a two-part Q&A, Shaun Syvertsen of Convergent IS says that SAP S/4HANA can be transformative -- if your organization has the right mindset.
- September 04, 2015
SAP announces SAP HANA Vora, an in-memory query engine for Apache Spark/Hadoop frameworks. Also, an ASUG survey reports on members' SuccessFactors plans.
- August 21, 2015
Led by Sara Marshall, Indiana went through a digital transformation that tapped SAP HANA for data analysis to fight complex problems, such as infant mortality.
- August 17, 2015
HANA powers real-time analytics tablets with courtside performance stats, and SuccessFactors adds "intelligent" self-service.
- August 07, 2015
Given a choice, 10% of Ariba users opted for the new user interface in the first three days of its rollout.
- July 31, 2015
New York City FC president Tom Glick says global soccer group needs innovations in SAP cloud-based applications to continue its growth.
- July 30, 2015
HANA integration with geospatial data vendor Esri allows applications to have location-based data.
- July 23, 2015
Version 17 of SAP SQL Anywhere is a major update that encompasses everything from improved availability to secure data synchronization.
- July 17, 2015
Avebe implemented the Mendix platform as a service to enable quick and cost-effective SAP app development, including improvements to sales contracting processes.
- July 10, 2015
Parent of Manchester City F.C. and three other clubs will develop business and sports-analytics applications with SAP HANA cloud, while Dell and SGI partner up to boost S4/HANA.
- July 08, 2015
SAP paid almost $15 billion for the companies that comprise its SAP Business Network, but analysts think it might not have been money well spent.
- June 24, 2015
In video, head of SAP practice at Tata Consultancy Services explains why massive project required upgrading SAP logistics software.
- June 12, 2015
The latest release of Ariba Source procurement software integrates with SAP ECC to bring a consumer-like experience to direct materials sourcing.
- June 12, 2015
CAST Research Labs says business oversight and outsourcing of customized SAP applications are often to blame for high costs, low productivity.
- June 02, 2015
Exam evaluator swaps out legacy system, brings 40-hour turnaround down to real time on SAP HANA.
- May 28, 2015
Fiori mobile apps are at the core of CA Technologies' successful SAP mobility initiative. Next up: SAP Mobile Platform for true mobility, including push notification.
- May 27, 2015
In this video, the National Hockey League's director of digital business development discusses how the league used SAP HANA to greatly expand online NHL team statistics.
- May 26, 2015
Three case studies demonstrate that Hybris can be an effective platform for multi-brand companies wanting to improve customer experience.
- May 19, 2015
Despite the newness of SAP's S/4HANA, some companies are wasting no time to implement the product. Others are taking a wait-and-see attitude.
- May 08, 2015
SAP Sapphire attendees expressed long-term confidence in the company's S/4HANA platform, but also said the transition will not be simple to make.
- May 06, 2015
In this video, analyst Jon Reed discusses SAP CEO Bill McDermott's opening keynote at Sapphire Now, which left many wanting more details.
- May 04, 2015
News, analysis and video from SAP Sapphire Now, taking place May 5-7 in Orlando.
- April 30, 2015
While the major ERP rewrite takes center stage, attendees will also look for progress on Fiori UX and SAP Business Network.
- April 16, 2015
Based on SAP Fiori, the new UI and Ariba Mobile app are intended to bring a richer user experience to B2B procurement.
- March 31, 2015
A chain of California Goodwill stores needed to bring POS, warehouse and accounting systems together. SAP Business One proved to be the answer.
- March 31, 2015
The announcement of SAP S/4HANA promises a new world of lightning-fast processes, but making it a reality will not be simple.
- March 03, 2015
SAP's Talent Hybrid packaged integration could make qualifications management a smoother process. Here's what you need to know.
- February 03, 2015
Despite SAP's glowing S/4HANA announcement, analysts say extent of Business Suite move to HANA in-memory database and migration path are still unclear.
- December 17, 2014
SAP SME success is tied to SAP's implementation partners. But making full use of the SAP suite remains a challenge for small to midsize businesses.
- November 24, 2014
Small-business panelists at SAP conference say Millennial customer experience preferences driving recruitment, B2B technology.
- September 24, 2014
In the end, will users benefit from SAP's acquisition of Concur? One analyst doesn't think so.
- September 22, 2014
In this news roundup, SAP InfiniteInsight and Lumira both get new updates, and a report finds many companies struggle with long-term HR strategies.