App Insights: With AIEP, Accenture has launched a versatile travel companion for the migration journey to SAP S/4HANA

Posted on May 16, 2018

Through its recently announced Accenture Intelligent Enterprise Platform (AIEP) for SAP, Accenture addresses the challenges many SAP customers are faced with when it comes to a possible migration to SAP S/4HANA. In our view, AIEP is a rich framework for planning and delivering SAP projects. And even though it has a strong focus on SAP ...

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Auf dem Weg zu SAP S/4HANA: Migrationsstrategien in der Schweiz

Posted on May 14, 2018

Wie alle SAP-Kunden weltweit beschäftigen sich auch die mittelständischen Unternehmen in der Schweiz mit SAP S/4HANA. Wann und wie sie die Migration angehen wollen, davon handelt eine aktuelle Studie, die Swisscom gemeinsam mit dem Marktforschungs- und Beratungshaus PAC durchgeführt hat.

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Procurement’s digital transformation goes further with SAP Ariba!

Posted on April 27, 2018

At its annual European event, SAP Ariba Live, hosted in Amsterdam on April 23-25, 2018, SAP presented its strategic approach for the next couple of years. The development of the partner ecosystem and collaboration has been the key message for the audience comprising existing and potential customers, partners and influencers.

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Tendances 2018 : plus d'intelligence et d'automatisation

Posted on December 5, 2017

Le numérique reste un sujet prédominant dans le programme des DSI pour l'année à venir. Ce concept a déjà fait couler beaucoup d'encre et suscité de nombreuses discussions. Bon nombre d'entreprises ont déjà lancé des projets et augmenté leur budget numérisation de manière significative. Pourtant, il est clair qu'il reste encore beaucoup à ...

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TechEd: SAP works out details of Leonardo

Posted on November 17, 2017

At its tech conference in Barcelona, SAP demonstrated the progress it had made on its SAP Leonardo strategy. This includes additions to machine learning features and the availability of ABAP as a programming language for SAP Cloud Platform.

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German SAP users call for IoT-ready software license models

Posted on September 28, 2017

Companies have started their digital journey and  for SAP customers, the ERP backend is a fundamental part of the technological foundation. These firms evaluate other SAP solutions such as SAP Leonardo that support IoT-based applications and the SAP Cloud Platform as development and deployment environment for native applications that run on ...

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How SAP Ariba intends to digitize procurement

Posted on July 25, 2017

From June 12-14, 2017, SAP Ariba held its annual conference dedicated to European customers. The conference reunited the entire Ariba ecosystem, customers, partners, press and analysts.

A few novelties were presented and announcements made, such as on the launch of SAP Ariba® Spot Buy capability for European customers with Mercateo as the ...

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SAP Leonardo: lots of potential but still a work in progress

Posted on July 14, 2017
For us, SAP Leonardo is SAP’s approach to a platform that allows for the development and deployment of data-driven applications leveraging technology components such as analytics, IoT, blockchain and machine learning. The promise is for companies to be able to create solutions ranging from edge devices to back end without the need to leave the ...

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Sapphire Now 2017: key take-aways on SAP's innovation roadmap

Posted on June 1, 2017
Last week, Julia Reichhart and I took part in the Sapphire Now 2017 conference in Orlando/Florida, where we could talk to SAP representatives and many of its partners. In this blog post, we would like to share some of the key take-aways from the conference as well as from the SAP Partner Summit.

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BearingPoint: making good progress towards achieving its goal of becoming a €1bn consulting firm!

Posted on March 22, 2017

BearingPoint demonstrates a strong performance and has reaffirmed its ambition to reach the 2020 revenue target of €1 billion. In this regard, inorganic growth will play a more important role than has been the case in the last few years.

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SAP S/4HANA: IT users and vendors need to rethink

Posted on February 16, 2017

As more and more companies evaluate SAP S/4HANA, IT users as well as IT service providers are thinking about whether, why and how they should move to the next-generation application platform. The opportunities for both sides are huge – and so are the challenges, as a recent PAC Market InSight report shows.

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