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  • SAP, HP to deepen ties around BI

    SAP and its long-time partner Hewlett-Packard will announce plans to more closely link their technologies for BI (business intelligence) and data warehousing.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus10 Oct. 09 07:36
  • SAP, make apps with Google Wave

    Google's Wave communication and collaboration platform is getting early interest from enterprise application vendors like and SAP.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus01 Oct. 09 06:56
  • New app deepens SAP ties to LinkedIn

    SAP and the business social-networking site LinkedIn have partnered on an application that will let users integrate their LinkedIn and SAP Community profiles.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus01 Oct. 09 05:57
  • SAP offers 'free' CRM for ERP buyers

    SAP said this week that midsize companies that purchase the Business All-in-One suite or SAP ERP will also receive its CRM (customer relationship management) application.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus28 Sept. 09 10:30
  • NTT Data buys up Extend Technologies

    Tokyo-based NTT Data has completed its acquisition of Australian SAP services and consulting business, Extend Technologies. NTT Data acquired a 51 per cent shareholding in Extend, establishing a presence for the company in the Oceania region for the first time.

    Written by Computerworld Staff31 Aug. 09 15:01
  • Oracle demands information from Rimini Street

    Oracle wants Rimini Street, provider of third-party support for enterprise applications, to reveal the details of its business model in connection with Oracle's ongoing intellectual-property litigation against rival SAP, according to documents filed last week in U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus28 Aug. 09 04:04
  • Forrester: SAP, others will make analytics acquisitions

    IBM's recently announced plans to buy SPSS, maker of specialized analytics software, will result in a wave of further consolidation in the space, according to a new Forrester Research report.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus21 Aug. 09 02:11
  • SAP offers LinkedIn recruitment tools to channel partners

    SAP has inked a deal with LinkedIn that will provide the software vendor's channel partners with special tools and services for the popular business social-networking and careers site.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus14 Aug. 09 04:16
  • 'Rigged' product demo in SAP suit goes missing

    A presale product demonstration software package that is key to Waste Management's rancorous lawsuit against SAP has gone missing and both sides are claiming the other should have it, according to documents filed in a U.S. District Court.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus29 May 09 06:50
  • SAP: BI tool will help create 'clear enterprises'

    Companies must achieve "clarity" to navigate out of the global recession and SAP intends to help them with its BI (business intelligence) and ERP (enterprise resource planning) software, co-CEO Leo Apotheker said during the opening keynote of SAP's Sapphire conference in Orlando Tuesday.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus13 May 09 08:39
  • SAP expands business-intelligence strategy

    SAP on Monday unveiled software for business intelligence and analytics, areas that are becoming integral to the strategy of the German enterprise applications company.

    Written by Elizabeth Montalbano12 May 09 04:21
  • SAP executive: Business ByDesign ramp up not imminent

    It's no accident that only a handful of sessions at SAP's upcoming Sapphire conference feature Business ByDesign, the company's entry into on-demand ERP (enterprise resource planning) software for the midmarket, according to a top company official.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus01 May 09 09:51
  • SAP first quarter earnings drop 16 per cent

    SAP reported first quarter net income down 16 per cent year on year, and revenue down 3 per cent, as customers remain reluctant to spend on new software.

    Written by Peter Sayer and Chris Kanaracus30 April 09 01:20
  • SAP first quarter earnings drop 16 percent

    SAP reported first quarter net income down 16 percent year on year, and revenue down 3 percent, as customers remain reluctant to spend on new software.

    Written by Peter Sayer30 April 09 05:52