SAP lowers hardware requirements for non-production use of HANA

In-memory databases are a hot technology these days, with Microsoft and Oracle adding in-memory options to their databases this year, joining IBM's  BLU Acceleration for DB2, Teradata's Intelligent Memory feature and challengers from

Published on: August 17th, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP isn’t making the case for HANA, user group survey suggests

Three years into its life SAP's HANA in-memory isn't a push-over sale, according to a survey by the SAP Americas User Group. As outlined in InfoWorld, of the 377, almost 60 per cent

Published on: August 10th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Apple, SAP asked by Russia for their source code

There's no harm in asking, goes an old saying. That's what I thought when reading that Russia has asked Apple and SAP to let it peruse their source code to make sure their

Published on: July 31st, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP to house Canadian data here

Yielding to customer pressure on information sovereignty, SAP Canada will set up a data centre north of Toronto to assure organizations personal data won't leave the country. "It's an emotional thing that I don't

Published on: July 24th, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP-Esri integration for GIS solution

Time is of the essence, goes a saying. That's even more true these days, when organizations want information at the speed of light. It's one of the reasons by SAP has added integration on

Published on: July 20th, 2014 Howard Solomon

SAP enterprise customers getting serious about the cloud: survey

Large enterprise customers of SAP AG are eager to move to the cloud, but still have some lingering doubts, according to a study conducted for IT service provider HCL. Some of the company's

Published on: June 13th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Illumiti announces hosting partnership with Sungard Availability Services

Large-scale software implementations require considerable care and handling if they're to deliver the functionality and efficiencies that enterprise customers require. When cloud computing is added to the mix, managing the process is even

Published on: June 4th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

SAP makes Fiori UX free

Organizations that use SAP AG’s software will now be able to give those enterprise resource planning (ERP) and customer relationship management (CRM) tools a free facelift. Fiori -- an interface that is more

Published on: June 3rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

SAP and OpenText extend content management integration

One of the things keeping enterprise content management (ECM) from realizing its full potential is the difficulty of supporting content synchronization and sharing across diverging fixed, mobile and cloud environments while maintaining security

Published on: May 30th, 2014 Andrew Brooks