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  • SAP, a devices company? Maybe, maybe not

    While SAP has made a big push into mobile software and device management with the acquisition of Sybase and a series of apps, it hasn't made overt moves into the devices market. But this could change down the road, judging from a recently published patent application submitted by SAP.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus28 Aug. 14 23:50
  • SAP takes steps to simplify pricing and licensing

    It took some time and considerable internal effort, but SAP says it has made good on a pledge to simplify its software pricing and licensing model.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus23 Aug. 14 04:57
  • SAP plans big investment to boost its business in Africa

    SAP is planning to spend up to US$500 million in Africa from now through 2020 in hopes of dramatically growing its business on the continent, particularly in countries outside of South Africa, where it already has a strong base.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus20 Aug. 14 01:03
  • Facebook outage hits users

    Facebook is reporting "increased errors" on all of its platforms.

    Written by Sharon Gaudin02 Aug. 14 03:14
  • SAP ties up with Apigee for API management

    SAP will resell software from Apigee in a move to help customers and partners build mobile applications, products and services that securely tap data from SAP systems.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus31 July 14 23:21
  • Wall Street Beat: Transition to mobile, cloud hits tech earnings

    With Google, IBM, SAP, Intel and other tech titans reporting earnings this week, the focus is again on mobile and cloud technology. The general trend appears to be that the further a tech vendor has moved away from its legacy desktop-oriented products, the better its earnings are.

    Written by Marc Ferranti19 July 14 05:56
  • SAP CEO McDermott talks Oracle, Hana and life in Germany

    SAP CEO Bill McDermott is going on two months as the first American to hold the company's top job, and has been quick to make his mark with a pledge to simplify the company's software, operations and interactions with customers.

    Written by Chris Kanaracus18 July 14 03:10