SAP AG and SAS have announced a strategic partnership that they claimed would advance in-memory data analysis capabilities for businesses across industries.
Avnet Technology Solutions has become a distributor of analytics, enterprise mobility, and database and technology solutions from SAP AG. It will also offer the in-memory SAP HANA platform to its channel partners in multiple countries in Asia Pacific.
HP has introduced the HP As-a-Service Solution for SAP HANA, which the company claimed allows organisations to analyse big data and unlock real-time insight, without the burden of a significant upfront capital investment.
SAP has appointed former Accenture man Andrew Pitcher to the newly-created role of senior vice president and general manager of Financial Services for Asia Pacific and Japan, effective immediately.
SAP AG has announced a unified strategy and vision for its broad cloud portfolio, saying this would combine the depth of enterprise solutions with the simplicity of the cloud on SAP HANA Cloud Platform for the real-time enterprise.
SAP AG is ramping up the number of consultants for its services organization and training its partner ecosystem to take advantage of what it expects to be a good take-up of its SAP Business Suite powered by SAP HANA in Asia Pacific.