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SAP to make Qualtrics public less than two years after $8bn acquisition
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cloud computing

SAP to make Qualtrics public less than two years after $8bn acquisition

The parent company plans to retain majority ownership of the cloud platform it acquired in late 2018
27 Jul 2020
SAP products fall short of the company’s own cyber security standards
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cyber security

SAP products fall short of the company’s own cyber security standards

SuccessFactors, Concur Technologies, and Callidus Software don’t meet cybersecurity standards
5 May 2020
Coronavirus crisis spurs SAP to remove co-CEO Jennifer Morgan
chief executive officer (CEO)

Coronavirus crisis spurs SAP to remove co-CEO Jennifer Morgan

Christian Klein will carry on as sole chief as the ERP giant slims down its leadership structure
21 Apr 2020
SAP to extend Business Suite 7 support following S/4HANA complaints
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enterprise resource planning (ERP)

SAP to extend Business Suite 7 support following S/4HANA complaints

The product was due to hit end of life in 2025
5 Feb 2020
Hillarys Blinds: Cloud isn't crucial for IT transformation
IT infrastructure

Hillarys Blinds: Cloud isn't crucial for IT transformation

How the UK company got ahead of the curve without outsourcing its infrastructure
7 Feb 2018
SAP brings identity management to Hybris
Business strategy

SAP brings identity management to Hybris

SAP's $350m acquisition of Gigya expands SAP's e-commerce offering
25 Sep 2017
Do SAP's licensing changes signal a break with complexity?
Business strategy

Do SAP's licensing changes signal a break with complexity?

Will SAP's new licensing model reassure customers or is it back to the drawing board?
28 Jun 2017
Do SAP's licensing changes signal a break with complexity?
Business strategy

Do SAP's licensing changes signal a break with complexity?

Will SAP's new licensing model reassure customers or is it back to the drawing board?
28 Jun 2017
SAP updates pricing structure for indirect access
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software as a service (SaaS)

SAP updates pricing structure for indirect access

The company has introduced Procure-to-Pay, Order-to-Cash, and Indirect Static Read payment options
17 May 2017
SAP seeks $600m from Stella Artois brewer
databases

SAP seeks $600m from Stella Artois brewer

Tech giant pursues licence dispute against Anheuser, another large customer
10 May 2017
SAP: Can licensing keep pace with IoT innovation?
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SAP: Can licensing keep pace with IoT innovation?

Customers want more transparency over SAP's licensing roadmap
8 Dec 2016
Trenitalia and SAP rethink maintenance with IoT sensors
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Trenitalia and SAP rethink maintenance with IoT sensors

Trenitalia reboots maintenance and engineering using the IoT, which partner SAP believes is a sign of the next industrial revolution
7 Oct 2016
SAP to power ThreatConnect threat intelligence system
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Security

SAP to power ThreatConnect threat intelligence system

The product will improve response time and provide more in-depth insights for better protection
10 Aug 2016
SAP has not listened to users, says CEO
Business strategy

SAP has not listened to users, says CEO

Bill McDermott gives out email for unhappy customers and commits to sharing roadmaps
19 May 2016
SAP lets customers run HANA on Microsoft Azure
Software

SAP lets customers run HANA on Microsoft Azure

Microsoft wants to embed Office 365 and Azure in the enterprise, SAP to bolster HANA's capabilities
17 May 2016
Nearly half of SAP customers want to use Simple Finance
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Nearly half of SAP customers want to use Simple Finance

Streamlining financial processes is key for customers, company claims
21 Sep 2015
SAP HANA SP10 release embraces remote locations
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cloud computing

SAP HANA SP10 release embraces remote locations

The update will integrate big data and the IoT into business infrastructure
17 Jun 2015
Outsourcers ‘bungle SAP customisations’
asset management

Outsourcers ‘bungle SAP customisations’

Run simple? Not likely, say researchers who’ve uncovered poor SAP customisation jobs
13 May 2015
SAP customers 'face IT optimisation challenge'
hybrid cloud

SAP customers 'face IT optimisation challenge'

Tech giant 'must better help users who are struggling to optimise their SAP landscape'
22 Apr 2015
SAP urges startups to join the Big Data bandwagon
Business strategy

SAP urges startups to join the Big Data bandwagon

The potential of data analytics were discussed at this week’s SAP Startup Forum event in London
19 Feb 2015
‘Pushy’ SAP must listen to customers more
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‘Pushy’ SAP must listen to customers more

The German database giant is educating staff to better serve users struggling to adopt its latest technology
26 Nov 2014
Q&A: Philip Adams, SAP user group chairman
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Q&A: Philip Adams, SAP user group chairman

Philip Adams talks licenses, cloud and about the new face in the SAP UK MD seat...
25 Nov 2014
SAP must fix customer communication breakdown
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Business strategy

SAP must fix customer communication breakdown

SAP UK & Ireland User Group claims users poorly served by SAP account executives
24 Nov 2014