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Hasso Plattner outlines SAP's software vision

Over 35 years since co-founding SAP, Hasso Plattner has been seeking to transform business software. Speaking at SAP annual Sapphire conference in Atlanta, Plattner gave a seminar on next-generation software, in which he detailed many of the main principles behind the company's next-generation product A1S business suite, without mentioning the code-named product, which is due to ship next year (I wrote about A1S here, from a conversation with Hans-Peter Klaey, president of Global SME for SAP).

April 23, 2007 by Dan Farber


Details of the Macbook hack surface

Ryan Naraine has a Q&A with the Macbook hacker Dino Dai Zovi that reveals a lot of interesting details, notably his motivation and who he shared the details with.The hack, which was a QuickTime bug, remains unpatched.

April 23, 2007 by


SAP aims A1S on demand solution for 2008

SAP's been working three years on developing a new business application suite and business model. Code-named A1S, the suite is aimed at the lower end of the mid-sized company segment, which is comprised of about 1 million companies.

April 23, 2007 by Dan Farber