Business Insights and Tech Tips August 2015

Insights & Technology Tips for Small & Midsize Business Enterprises (SMB & SME)


1. Manchester Football Team Adopts SAP Technology

“The intersection between sport and technology might change the landscape about what we do in the future,” explained the chief executive of Man City and CFG. The SAP deal means the team will be able to operate more interactively as a global football business.

See: via SAP


2. SAP, Intel & Red Hat Discuss Innovation at Red Hat Summit | #RHSummit

As the premier open source technology event designed to showcase the latest and greatest in cloud computing, platform, virtualization, middleware, storage, and systems management technologies, the Red Hat Summit was hugely successful. It included reviews of leading open source solutions that power 90% of Fortune 500 companies, hands on labs and more. The event wrapped up with a call-to-action from senior V.P. and G.M. of the Software and Services group at Intel who said, “Let’s go forward, let’s light it up, and let’s make software-defined infrastructure the way of the future”.

See: via SAP


3. SGI’s UltraViolet Comes Early With SAP HANA

According to recent tech news from the media, “SGI may be talking about its efforts to push into the enterprise space with special versions of its UltraViolet shared memory systems that are tuned up to run the SAP HANA in-memory database”. SGI’s sophisticated, new UV 300H supercomputers, which are configured and certified to run SAP HANA, will allow the company to address an even wider range of enterprise customer needs.

See: via SAP


4. The Internet of Things Reshapes Manufacturing

For the manufacturing industry, becoming demand driven is a common concern for supply chain executives. Consequently, short-term response planning and demand signal management are top priorities for the industry’s leaders. This means businesses need to be able to operate with data that is quickly and easily integrated, analyzed, displayed and made accessible in real-time. “The Internet of Things will play a major role in progressing the way business in conducted, profits are made and success is achieved.



5. Cloud Transition Fosters 162% Growth For SAP

SAP announced exceptionally strong growth in the cloud. Non-IFRS Cloud subscriptions and support revenue accelerated 21% to €4.06 billion in the second quarter. CEO Bill McDermott confirmed that, “Our business is thriving because we have the most complete vision for how to make this transition to digital business a simple one. I am confident that our strategy to deliver platform, applications and business networks is exactly what customers need from SAP”. The company continues to lead this transition into digital business for the modern software and technology industry.




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