SAP: Can licensing keep pace with IoT innovation?

Tuesday, January 10th, 2017

Source of this article is: (By Joe Curtis) Join our Linkedin group Customers are concerned that, as SAP ramps up investment in new technologies like the Internet of Things (IoT), licensing will not keep pace with technical innovation. The firm, whose history is rooted in back office resource planning software and databases, has spent the […]

SAP HANA Cloud improvements announced

Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Steve Brooks) Join our Linkedin group SAP has announced an update to the SAP HANA Cloud Platform. The announcement came at the same time as they released news of concrete progress in the partnership with Apple. The new features for SAP HANA includes support for virtual machine, prebuilt integrations […]

SAP aims to simplify innovation with update to HANA in-memory database

Wednesday, November 9th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Peter Sayer) Join our Linkedin group SAP HANA 2 adds new functions, features, and languages for application developers SAP wants businesses struggling to keep up with the pace of innovation in its HANA in-memory database to relax as it readies a new version, to be known as HANA 2. […]

SAP HANA uncovering value in healthcare

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Ian Murphy) Join our Linkedin group SAP has announced a consortium of US hospitals and health systems are using SAP HANA to deliver value-based healthcare. The primary challenge was that the data was stored in multiple systems in a range of different formats, not all of it electronic. In order […]

Can SAP host the next unicorn startup?

Wednesday, May 4th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Steve Brooks) Join our Linkedin group The SAP Start-up Focus Program was launched in 2012. Since then according to SAP, 3,200 early stage companies have joined up and 210 SAP solutions have been certified and are now commercially available. Some of these solutions will be present at the SAPPHIRE NOW conference being […]

DiData launches first SAP HANA Cloud

Tuesday, April 12th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Steve Brooks) Join our Linkedin group Dimension Data has announced the launch the first instances of Cloud Services for SAP HANA in South Africa. This comes after the agreement between NTT DATA and SAP was reached last October that would see a roll out of SAP HANA across the NTT and […]

SAP Unveils HANA’s Full-Featured Node.JS Integration

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Luke Lefler) Join our Linkedin group SAP invested an intensive year’s worth of development went into preparing a version of Node.js server-side JavaScript runtime for the company’s high-performance application server, according to SAP‘s HANA Product Management Director Thomas Jung, who joined Alex Williams for this 80th installment of The New Stack Analysts […]

SAP gets ready to woo Indian startups, to make HANA available to enterprises

Monday, March 21st, 2016

Source of this article is: Join our Linkedin group Software giant SAP will increase its engagement with the startup ecosystem in India — a key focus area for the company, according to the company’s CEO Bill McDermott. The company, which controls about a quarter of the $25-billion market for enterprise resource planning (ERP) software market, […]

Silicon Graphics Is Buried Treasure Now That SAP HANA Is Hitting Its Stride

Tuesday, March 15th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By James Brumley) Join our Linkedin group The average investor may not be familiar with the term “SAP HANA.” But that’s OK – the average investor doesn’t need to know what it means or how it may be important. On the other hand, up until very recently, the average IT […]

Whirlpool CIO Tackles ERP Overhaul and IoT-Powered Appliances

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Source of this article is: (By Clint Boulton) Join our Linkedin group CIO Mike Heim is replacing Whirlpool’s aging SAP ERP systems with the vendor’s HANA software, and is working closely with IBM on its Internet of Things predictive analytics platform. If you love a good tale of multi-tasking on major projects, Whirlpool CIO Michael Heim […]