SAP Buys Attribution Software Company Abakus

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Source of this article is: (by Ryan Joe) Join our Linkedin group Another independent attribution solution is off the market. SAP said Wednesday that it had purchased Abakus, a move that puts it further into the paid media arena. Terms were not disclosed. Abakus’ attribution system is unique since it applies game theory to forecast […]

Should MSPs Offer SAP HANA and Oracle?

Monday, September 12th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Derek Handova ) Join our Linkedin group Today’s IT environment requires that managed service providers (MSPs) be skilled and agile, able to scale and take on new projects that stem from the foundational elements of infrastructure and enterprise application support. The premise: If you trust someone to handle your racks […]

How IBM, SAP, Oracle, SAS & Microsoft are helping fintech start-ups to disrupt FS

Monday, June 27th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By James Nunns) Join our Linkedin group 1. IBM IBM has a long history of backing technology initiatives such as Linux, OpenStack and others, and now the company is supporting fintechs through things like the ING FinTech Village. As one of the partners of the programme, which essentially aims to help […]

SAP exec calls out Oracle chief Mark Hurd for sledging in battle for the cloud

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Yolanda Redrup) Join our Linkedin group One of German software giant SAP’s top executives has hit back at Oracle boss Mark Hurd’s claim that his company was “dangerously late” to move into cloud and asserted there was space for multiple players to contest the market. SAP’s president of global customer operations Rob […]

SAP doesn’t forget on-premise sales with new enhanced support

Monday, April 18th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Antony Savvas) Join our Linkedin group Enterprise software provider not leaving traditional clients behind in cloud sales rush SAP may be going after more cloud software sales, just like rivals Oracle and IBM, but it realises it still has to offer improved support options for on-premise customers. Therefore it has just […]

Oracle Corporation Falls Victim to Hubris as SAP Overtakes Its Cloud Business

Thursday, March 3rd, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Palbir Nijjar) Join our Linkedin group While Oracle attempts to discount the threat of its main competitor, SAP has taken the lead in a critical area of growth. Our two biggest competitors in the last two decades have been IBM and SAP, and we no longer pay any attention to […]

SAP: Taking Market Share At An Accelerating Pace From To Oracle

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Bert Hochfeld) Join our Linkedin group Summary SAP announced an exceptionally strong quarter to end a strong year. SAP enjoyed spectacular growth in cloud revenue of 75% in constant currency coupled with double-digit growth in software licenses. Company announced general availability of its Native Mode Cloud offering called S/4 Hanna […]

2015 wasn’t about AWS. It was about everybody getting ready to try to beat AWS

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Gavin Clarke) Join our Linkedin group Will the end of cheap money cast a cloud over 2016? 2015 Year Review One star eclipsed all others in the enterprise in 2015: Amazon. Or, rather, its cloud division, AWS. It somehow became a given that AWS leads in Infrastructure as a Service […]

Hitachi private cloud offers SAP

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

Source of this article is: (By Ian Murphy) Join our Linkedin group Hitachi Consulting has announced that it will offer subscription access to SAP solutions on its private cloud offering. The cloud service will focus on SAP Industrial Machinery and Components (SAP for IM&C) further strengthening Hitachi’s focus on industry vertical solutions. Hitachi claims that by […]

What are Oracle and SAP’s vision of the future of enterprise apps?

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2015

Source of this article is: (By Conner Forrest) Join our Linkedin group The enterprise technology market is facing a massive shift. The advent and growth of cloud technology, changing customer needs, and the digitization of the workplace means that legacy software companies are changing their approach to maintain their spot at the top. There’s no denying […]