Category: SAP

Massive amount of SAP deployed

UAE conglomerate ETA & Star Group has announced the completion of a massive implementation of SAP’s mySAP Business Suite across over 70 companies in a nine-month, US $7 million project. mySAP ERP and mySAP Customer Relationship Management were rolled out across the conglomerate “in a bid to unify its business processes, improve performance across its […]

Up Norway way

ePages Software GmbH, a provider of online shop software, announced its conquering of Norway. Norway-based e-business software and consulting firm BITS has been named exclusive distributor of ePages solutions to the SAP Business One market in good old Norge. Seriously, this deal looks to corner a huge slice of the market there. ePages has chosen […]

The i in IBM

IBM has thrown Dell the gauntlet over small-business users today by launching a System i server configured for customers with 100 seats or fewer of SAP’s business management software. To attract those users, announced IBM, the IBM System i 520 Solution Edition is attempting to out-customize Dell’s PowerEdge server, offering more security, virus protection, database […]

SAP: C’est chic, c’est magnifique!

SAP AG is no Europhobe. To prove it, SAP representatives have announced it will provide enhancements to mySAP ERP to assist businesses and banks worldwide in “reap[ing] the benefits of the upcoming Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) to increase the efficiency of cross-border electronic payments within Europe.” According to those fantastic folks at Wikipedia, the […]

ASUG calls CRM forum

Reportedly the world’s largest customer-run community of SAP professionals, the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group (carrying the unharmonious acronym ASUG), has announced its Customer Relationship Management Forum for October 22-25 at the JW Marriott Starr Pass Resort in Tucson, Arizona. The CRM Forum seeks to feature customer-driven education and insights into how SAP customers are leveraging […]

Now SAP in China

SAP kicks off the week this week comfortable in the knowledge that they’ve sold China’s Wumart Group on their product. Friday had SAP inking a deal with Wumart Group, one of the largest and fastest-growing private supermarket chains in China, to employ mySAP ERP and SAP for Retail to upgrade company information systems. SAP claims […]

Agassi serves up “third way” philosophy

If SAP product and technology group president Shai Agassi doesn’t watch out, he might gain the notoriety of a Benioff in industry media:, ZDNetAsia and BusinessWeek all reported yesterday on Agassi’s new “third way” philosophy. Agassi and SAP’s “third way” dogma is basically a middle-ground strategy between a completely software dependent operation and a […]

SAP’s third wave

Here comes the wave (officially): SAP AG’s third wave of its SAP CRM on-demand solutions, just made available and right on schedule according to the firm’s quarterly product roadmap. The SAP service on-demand solution is designed to assist service managers in consolidating and tracking service tickets; in establishing rule-based escalation for follow-up; and in adhering […]


RPG group firm Saregama India has announced its implementation of SAP software’s enterprise resource planning application software by SAP at Rs 4 crore (approximately US $870,000). The SAP will be implemented by Siemens and is expected to be completed within the current fiscal year. Subroto Chattopadhyay, MD of Saregama, commented in a seeming aside that […]

Ness Czech mate

IT solutions and services provider Ness Technologies, Inc. has announced that its Czech subsidiary, Ness Czech, will deliver a SAP-based ERP system to the Bulgarian division of Czech power utility CEZ. The new SAP-based ERP system will include modules for financial accounting, asset management, control, liquidity management, logistics, and data warehousing. The project is expected […]