SAP's software powers many enterprises, but the company is in transition with new co-CEOs and a software as a service suite called Business ByDesign that targets the mid-market. SAP's software developer network is viewed as a powerful community that can deliver answers quickly. SAP is also betting heavily on business intelligence via its acquisition of BusinessObjects.

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SAP's augmented reality for business: pics

SAP's augmented reality for business: pics

Advances in location and mobile technology are boosting the potential of augmented reality applications, meaning they are no longer the preserve of consumer-focused developers, according to enterprise software specialist SAP.

August 5, 2010 by

Gallery: SAP's tech of the future

Gallery: SAP's tech of the future

At this year's CeBit, SAP showed off some of its technology of the future - including crisis center operations, inventory control, and a new type of bar code.

March 9, 2010 by

SAP Business Suite 7: Screenshots

SAP Business Suite 7: Screenshots

In early May SAP made version 7 of its Business Suite package available to customers worldwide. The German business giant has been nice enough to share some screenshots of the new software with us.

June 14, 2009 by

No RFPs for transformations: CBA

Commonwealth Bank of Australia's (CBA) executive general manager of core banking Dave Curran said that the bank didn't issue a request for proposal (RFP) when it looked for vendors for its core banking modernisation because it didn't want another version of what it already had.

August 8, 2010

SAP: Money still in big business

SAP's war on the small-to-medium enterprise space isn't a result of opportunities in its traditional market shrinking, according to new Australia and New Zealand managing director Alan Hyde.Hyde, in an interview with ZDNet Australia, denied the large enterprise market was saturated, with future opportunities limited for the business software giant.

May 16, 2007