Demo Jam 2014 Solving Real-World Problems, from Data Analytics to Lost Keys

October 24, 2014 – Techies from around the world clashed in Las Vegas on Wednesday night during the 10th annual ultimate developer competition, Demo Jam (#DemoJam), where SAP customers, partners and employees demonstrate new technologies and applications.

OpenPeak and SAP Announce Plans to Maximize Mobile Productivity for Enterprises to Run Simple

October 23, 2014 – BOCA RATON & WALLDORF — OpenPeak Inc. and SAP today announced a global original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement that includes plans to bundle software with OpenPeak’s white-label mobile enterprise management solution.

Duke Athletics Turbocharging Fans With Blue Devil Basketball Data

October 23, 2014 – It’s a cold mid-December night in “Krzyzewskiville,” a makeshift city outside of Cameron Indoor Stadium – the home of Duke’s Blue Devils.

SAP and EIU Study Reveals Lack of Data and Robust Analytics Missing Pieces in Risk Management Puzzle for Banks

October 22, 2014 — NEW YORK — More than half of senior retail, commercial and investment bankers say they lack sufficient data to support robust risk management according to a recent survey conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) and sponsored by SAP SE.

Cloud Users Do the Talking at SAP TechEd && d-code 2014 Keynote

“October 21, 2014 — SAP is only great because you make it great,” SAP’s President of Platform Solutions said to the developers, engineers and technologists assembled in Las Vegas on Monday.

At SAP TechEd && d-code, Science Fiction Becomes Business Reality

October 22, 2014 – The day two keynote at SAP TechEd && d-code conference in Las Vegas was literally out of this world.

Duke Athletics Chooses SAP HANA Platform and NTT DATA to Turbocharge Fan Engagement With Blue Devil Basketball Data

October 21, 2014 — LAS VEGAS — SAP SE and NTT DATA, Inc. today announced that Duke Athletics has chosen the SAP HANA platform and NTT DATA’s Analytics experts to help it take Men’s Basketball data to the next level by launching one of the most intuitive and powerful...

SAP and WTA Transform Women’s Tennis With New On-Court Coaching Technology Platform

October 21, 2014 — SINGAPORE — SAP SE together with the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) today announced a breakthrough technology innovation to allow coaches to bring a WTA-authorized mobile device onto the court during a coaching break and use real-time data...

SAP Promotes Employees’ Entrepreneurial Spirit; Two Teams Take Home Prestigious Hasso Plattner Founders’ Award

October 21, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced the winners of the prestigious Hasso Plattner Founders’ Award, an inaugural honor that recognizes employees whose inspirational and extraordinary achievement best delivers on the company’s vision and strategy.

SAP HANA Brings New Innovations to the Cloud

October 21, 2014 — LAS VEGAS — SAP SE today announced next steps to deliver innovation in the cloud with the SAP HANA platform, empowering customers to run their businesses in real time.

SAP Showcases Big Data Solutions Leveraging the SAP HANA Platform - SAP News Center

Customers, partners and startup companies are leveraging SAP HANA platform for Big Data.

Five Scenarios for SAP HANA

October 16, 2014 — Better planning, dynamic service levels, and the ability to leverage consumer behavior data: Here’s a look at five application scenarios that are supported by SAP HANA.

What It Takes to Become CDO

The Chief Digital Officer (CDO) will play an important role in the digital transformation of companies. An Information Officer would not do this role justice, predicts Sebastian Saxe, manager and new CDO of the Hamburg Port Authority (HPA).

44 Facts Defining the Future of Customer Engagement

Imagine having a single view of every customer interaction with your business at your fingertips.

Insurers Must Invest in Customer-Related Technologies to React to Growing Pressure from External Competitors, New Research Sponsored by SAP Reveals

October 13, 2014 — WALLDORF — Long-standing insurance providers face an increasing threat from non-insurance companies as revealed in a recent report conducted by The Economist Intelligence Unit and sponsored by SAP SE.

SAP and Birst Collaborate to Deliver Instant Cloud Analytics on SAP HANA Cloud Platform

October 9, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP today announced a partnership with Birst, a global leader in cloud business intelligence (BI) and analytics, intended to provide customers with instant analytics in the cloud on the revolutionary SAP HANA Cloud Platform.

Internet of Things: Have We Come Full Circle?

Back in the 2000 Dot Com boom, stories about how the Internet was going to change the world dominated news headline. Fast forward to 2014 and we may have a replay.

SAP Customers ThyssenKrupp AG, MMG Limited and ArcelorMittal Mining Save Time and Money With Cloud

October 8, 2014 — DARMSTADT — SAP SE today announced three customers using cloud solutions from SAP to lower IT costs, increase data integrity and grow profits through innovation.

Unified Inbox Leverages SAP HANA to Provide Customers Better Email Inbox Control

October 7, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced that Unified Inbox, a participant of the SAP Startup Focus program, is leveraging the SAP HANA platform for its sorting mechanism InboxRank and the Unified Inbox mobile app.

Living in a Connected World

Every major technological revolution has profoundly changed the way we live and the way we conduct business even if we don’t always realize it at the time. The internet has created an entire business function known as e-commerce.

Top Trends in Digital Marketing

From wearables and Big Data to personalization and multichannel – the digital economy is transforming business and our everyday lives. Innovations in technology enable new business models and companies can’t risk being left behind.

Shell and SAP Co-Innovate With the SAP HANA Platform

WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced that Shell and SAP have been co-innovating to develop a new well and reservoir facility management (WRFM) solution enabled by SAP HANA.

Survey of SAP Customers Gives High Acclaims to SAP InfiniteInsight Solution for Speed and Ease of Use

September 25, 2014 — WALLDORF — Marking the one-year anniversary of the acquisition of KXEN by SAP SE, SAP today announced the findings from a customer survey on the quality and overall value of the SAP InfiniteInsight solution.

Mobile Data Analysis with SAP Consumer Insight 365

September 22, 2014 - SAP Consumer Insight 365 is the new cloud offering powered by SAP HANA. It securely unlocks the value of mobile operator network data to provide customers with rich and actionable consumer insights and market intelligence.

SAP Customers and SAP HANA Software Recognized at 2014 Ventana Research Technology Innovation and Business Leadership Awards

September 25, 2014 - WALLDORF — SAP SE has been recognized by Ventana Research for providing customers with innovative solutions designed to advance their business.

SAP Solutions for Retail Drive Omni-Channel Customer Experience

September 24, 2014 - WALLDORF — To meet customers’ demand for a seamless shopping experience across all channels, devices and touch points, retailers nowadays have to meet organizational, operational and technological challenges.

SAP Takes Home the Gold 2014 UX Award!

September 22, 2014 - SAP is proudly celebrating the Gold Award that the Design & Co-Innovation Center at SAP recently won for SAP Consumer Insight 365 at the 2014 User Experience Awards, which took place in San Francisco.

SAP Simplifies Big Data With New Capabilities for Information Management

September 18, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP SE announced new updates to the SAP solutions for enterprise information management (EIM).

Where Are They Now? DemoJam Winners Look Back and Ahead

September 18, 2014 — Billed as the ultimate geek competition, DemoJam 2014 offers developers, enterprise architects, engineers, sysadmins, and other IT professionals the chance to strut their best technology ideas in front of perhaps the most enthusiastic gathering of...

Five Reasons Why More Data Doesn’t Guarantee Better Decisions

September 18, 2014 — Data alone may not be enough to guarantee better decisions, but better decisions almost always start with data. Just capturing and storing data will not get us far.

SAP HANA Cloud Platform to Drive a New Digital Golf Experience at the 2015 Solheim Cup

September 15, 2014 — HEIDELBERG — With one year to go until the 2015 Solheim Cup and as the official global technology partner, SAP SE today previewed its plans to drive a new digital golf experience at one of the most prestigious tournaments in women’s golf.

Top Trends in Retail

September 12, 2014 — Pat Bakey, Global General Manager for SAP Retail, explains how Big Data, real-time computing, and the cloud are helping retailers. SAP News: What are the main drivers in the retail industry?

SAP and Panasonic Launch Joint Initiative for Video-Based Sports Analytics Solutions

September 12, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced a joint initiative with Panasonic in which the intended goal is to co-innovate in the area of video-based sports analytics.

Analytics Innovations from SAP Help Companies See a Clearer Picture of Their Data

September 11, 2014 - WALLDORF — SAP SE provides an end-to-end analytics solution that empowers users to engage, visualize and make predictions from their data.

Bavaria’s State Police Chooses SAP HANA Platform for Next-Generation Policing

September 9, 2014 — WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced that Bavaria’s state police service, Polizei Bayern, has selected SAP to provide a state-wide operational policing platform for incidents, investigations and intelligence management, using the SAP Investigation...

SAP University Alliances Program Members Discuss Big Data and Cloud Computing

September 19, 2014 — BERLIN — The SAP University Alliances program will be hosting its 19th SAP Academic Conference EMEA in Berlin from September 9-10 at the German university Freie Universität Berlin.

How Big Data is Turning FC Bayern Munich into an International Business

August 29, 2014 - Remember when the New York Yankees were just a local baseball team in the U.S.? Of course you don’t. No one does. The team has been a global icon for that long.

The Digital Restroom: Big Data’s New Frontier

August 27, 2014 - Austrian hygiene company Hagleitner equips the restrooms of fast-food restaurants, hospital operating theaters, and cruise ship bathrooms with sensors to optimize resource planning.

FreshDirect Makes Supermarkets Passé

August 25, 2014 — No time to go grocery shopping? Why not order online? What may sound futuristic to some has already become the norm in and around New York City. FreshDirect delivers groceries directly to your front door with a little help from SAP Business One.

Collegiate Licensing Company Uses SAP HANA to Power Its College Colors Day Campaign

August 25, 2014 — ATLANTA — SAP SE today announced that the Collegiate Licensing Company (CLC), the licensing affiliate of IMG, is using the SAP HANA platform to power “College Colors Day”.

Industry 4.0: Two Examples for the Factory of the Future

What will manufacturing processes of the future look like, and what will be their defining features? At Hannover Messe 2014, SAP teamed up with partners to showcase the future of industrial production.

SPAR Austria Group Goes for Real-Time Retail

August 20, 2014 - Don’t you hate when you rush to the store before closing to pick up something you really need and it’s sold out? Of course every other product is fully stocked, yet there you stand in front of an empty shelf.

“Between Lederhosen and Laptop”

August 20, 2014 - Among sports teams, FC Bayern Munich belongs to the upper crust. Now the German Bundesliga Champions want to not only defend their title but also conquer the digital world. Allianz Arena, August 19, 12:00 p.m.

Serving up a Better Sausage

August 18, 2014 - Johnsonville migrates SAP BW to SAP HANA to deliver fresh insights that fuel growth Johnsonville Sausage has long been at the forefront of leading edge business practices since its origins as a butcher shop in the middle of the last century.

SAP HANA Brings Customer Value to ARI, Vaillant Group and JOSKIN Group

August 19, 2014 - WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced that the SAP HANA platform is delivering customer value with benefits that range from cost savings, deeper insights into customer needs and improved customer service.

SAP and FC Bayern Munich: Two Global Champions Join Forces

August 19, 2014 - MUNICH — At their first joint press conference in the Allianz Arena in Munich, SAP SE and FC Bayern Munich AG today announced that SAP has become the club’s official partner for sport analytics and enterprise software.

Life is good Turns Simplicity into Generosity

August 15, 2014 - "Whether we like it or not, we have to share our lives with brands. Just look around any room in your home and you’ll see hundreds of them. But how many of the brands in your life do you really love?

Hong Kong: Real-Time with SAP HANA

August 8, 2014 - When HonorTone, a leading Hong Kong-based electronics manufacturer, came under industry pressure, it turned to SAP partner SPRO Technology Consulting.

Developing an Information Culture: SAP-Commissioned Study Shows Businesses Believe Collaborative Decision-Making is Key in Gaining Value from Data

August 11, 2014 - WALLDORF — World-leading companies base their decision-making on data rather than “gut-feel,” according to Information Culture: Leveraging Collective Insight in the Connected Enterprise, a new survey commissioned by SAP SE and conducted by BARC...

Gartner Positions SAP in Leaders Quadrant for Data Integration Tools

July 31, 2014 - WALLDORF — SAP SE today announced that it has been positioned by Gartner the leaders quadrant of the “Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools”* 2014 report.The report evaluated data integration products from SAP and recognized it as a...