Tags: SAP HANA

SAP to accelerate customer migration to the cloud

SAP has announced the Upgrade2Success program. It’s intention is to migrate customers with on-premises SAP ERP Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions to the cloud. It is surprising that it has taken this long for SAP to formally announce such a program. In comparison, Infor announced its Lift and Shift program more than two years. According…

A new look for Concur

SAP has rebranded Concur to SAP Concur. The rebranding comes three years after the company was acquired in December 2014. The news was announced in a press release and a short blog by Jessica Shapiro, VP Corporate Marketing. The rebranding comes a year after SAP rebranded four of its other major acquisitions: SAP Ariba, SAP…

ZF renews with SAP cloud solutions

SAP has announced that ZF Friedrichshafen AG (ZF) will implement a suite of SAP cloud applications to replace its legacy SAP systems. The solutions that ZF are planning to implement include SAP S/4HANA, the SAP BW/4HANA solution and SAP SuccessFactors. The news comes in the same week that clothing manufacturer Superior Uniform Group opted not…

SAP SuccessFactors announces two big wins

SAP has announced two large wins on the same day for SAP SuccessFactors. Action BV, a Netherlands headquarters multinational retailer will replace SAP HCM. In the US, Thomas Jefferson University will replace PeopleSoft in a competitive win. Action BV moves to SuccessFactors for growth Action BV is a nonfood discount chain. It has more than…

Michael Tabron talks SUSE, IBM Power and SAP HANA

Enterprise Times recently had the opportunity to sit down with Michael Tabron, Senior Marketing Manager, SUSE. He is responsible for the SUSE Linux Enterprise Server and talked to us about the range of platforms and architectures on which it now runs. He surprised us at the beginning by saying that there is a version for…

Business Leader Interview Glyn Heath, CEO and Founder Centiq

Glyn Heath is a founder and CEO of Centiq. Centiq is a certified SAP Services partner. Founded in 1998 as an IT Services company they are based in Nottingham, UK. They have delivered SAP HANA consulting services for more than six years and maintain more than 120 live production instances for customers with more than…

Now it’s the SAP and Google marriage

At Google Cloud Next ’17 conference, Diane Greene, SVP Google Cloud and Bernd Leukert, executive board member, products and innovation, SAP announced a strategic co-innovation partnership between the two companies. The partnership will see both companies looking to help businesses run on the public cloud. Coming so soon after the announcement between IBM and Salesforce…

SAP delivers Manufacturing Execution in the cloud

SAP has announced the availability of SAP Manufacturing Execution application deployed in the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud. The instance available is a private and fully secure cloud. SAP Manufacturing Execution integrates business and manufacturing processes. This  enables companies to run efficient high quality product on the shop floor. The cloud-based solution will also allow better…

Is the next business network IoT based?

SAP has announced that through co-innovations with clients it is delivering new Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. Clients are using the SAP Asset Intelligence Network and SAP HANA Cloud Platform to enable this. Tanja Rueckert executive vice president, LoB Digital Assets and IoT, SAP commented: “We are activating the network to provide the collaboration platform…

SAP HANA Cloud improvements announced

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 for Ariba Cloud Integration Gateway, beta versions of workflow and business rules…