Shaun Snapp, a technology analyst and author has asked whether SAP will need to back track on its HANA approach. He argues that Hasso Plattner has a strong financial bias and that the technology (while beneficial) is not yet ready to be sold in the mainstream. the idea that the HANA database should be the […]
Agriculture is a vital, yet struggling, industry. Sub-Saharan Africa has 95% of arable land that is dependent on rainfall-fed agriculture. This means food crop productivity is often low, with food insecurity a constant issue. This is where the IoT can help: wireless sensors can track crop growth, soil moisture and water tank levels. Unmanned vehicles […]
Thomas Saueressig became CIO of SAP earlier this year at the age of 31, which is signalling a commitment to understanding the needs and aspirations of millennials in the workforce of the future. SAP is undergoing a major transformation and has “reinvented” itself as the cloud company, having a young leader at the forefront of […]
The SAP Skills for Africa programme is an intense ICT and business skills course and this first Cape Town chapter will take place from end June to September. In response to specific requests from the SAP customers involved, for the first time, the students will be introduced to the SAP Industry Solutions: Retail and Utilities […]
SAP SE has announced the appointment of Lawrence Kandaswami as Managing Director of its South African business. Kandaswami brings to the role almost two decades of management experience, having held senior positions in various blue chip South African organisations including De Beers and Business Objects. Kandaswami joined SAP South Africa in 2008 and was most […]
At the recent SAP TechEd in Las Vegas, a session (MOB160) was held were some of the latest features of SAP Web IDE was demonstrated. Matthias de la Roche explained how to build mobile apps using the SAP Web IDE tool, using the hybrid application toolkit.
SAP TechEd is currently running in Las Vegas, and for those of us not able to make it to the US, its possible to watch live and recorded sessions via an improved TechEd live streaming site. A number of important announcements have already been made including: The announcement of the SAP cloud analytics offering (codename […]
Good news for companies looking to leverage the latest SAP technologies, SAP has provided a free – yes you read right – a free productive version of the Hana Cloud Platform (HCP). Matthias Steiner broke the news on twitter Heard the big news already – new pricing for #saphcp is out: http://t.co/RfBpqxbZ5g – BTW, including […]
SAP has released the latest version of the Fiori Rapid Deployment Solution (V6) which can be downloaded by SAP customers from the SAP service marketplace. Overview The documentation is comprehensive and provides information on a lot of the relevant implementation tasks. The gem in the package is the requirements matrix and prerequisites check. This includes […]
Bluefin solutions provides some rules on how to execute a SAP S/4HANA Migration – what are the things you need to know? Also check out the repeat of the webinar here! View on Slideshare- 10 Golden Rules for S/4 HANA Migrations.