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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    The State of Service Management

    At Aberdeen's 2011 Chief Service Officer (CSO) Summit, David Hare, Senior Vice President for Enterprise Services at Symantec stated, "We are transitioning from a model where everyone sells to one where everyone serves." This statement served to summarize the general consensus of business executives attending the CSO Summit, highlighting the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobilizing the Enterprise with Off-the-Shelf Apps and Custom Mobile Solutions

    This whitepaper compares and contrasts these two approaches - "off-the-shelf" mobile apps vs. custom mobile solutions - summarizes their pros and cons and pinpoints the role for each in mobilizing enterprises.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobility, Security Concerns, and Avoidance

    Data drives business today, as IT managers and security executives face enormous pressure to use data effectively and securely. They require quick, agile transmission of data via a wide number of communication channels and devices, with smartphones and tablets in particular being an increasingly prevalent data consumption device. The corporate...

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  • Presentations // Jul 2012

    How Mobility can Transform your Business

    Enterprises are embracing the mobile revolution as they explore new ways mobile devices can improve operational efficiency and employee productivity. A new IDC benchmark study found 77 percent of U.S. and European businesses supply smartphones to their employees, and 49 percent supply tablet devices to their workforce. Discover the...

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2012

    Belden Corp 10 week CRM Implementation

    Belden is one of the largest U.S. manufacturers of high-speed electronic cables. See how the company replaced its on-demand solution with SAP CRM to track its success with customers, enabling the company to view prior performance in order to plan for the future.

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2012

    Explore New Directions in Financials, Performance Management, and GRC Solutions

    Take a critical look at how technology trends such as enterprise mobility, real-time analytics, and the increase in data volumes affect finance. Understand the corresponding innovations in functionality for finance; performance management; and governance, risk, and compliance (GRC). Watch a replay of this 2012 SAPPHIRE NOW session, presented by...

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  • eBooks // Jul 2012

    Supply Chain eBook

    This is your comprehensive, one-stop point for SAP Supply Chain Planning and Collaboration (SAP SCM) collateral: Business Transformation Studies, Customer Success Stories, Customer Testimonial Videos, Solution in Details, Articles.

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  • Podcasts // Jul 2012

    Panalpina Customer Testimonial Video on SAP TM

    Hear from Guenther Denk, CIO at PANALPINA, a leading international logistics company, how they reduced cost, improved productivity and quality with SAP Transportation Management.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Big Data Analytics with Hadoop and Sybase IQ

    What is big data? Why should you care? How do you handle big data? Big data is all the rage. While we will address the question of what big data is, the real question is how it differs from the traditional world of analytics and data warehousing that we...

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2012

    Pro actively Manage Energy Consumption - Don't Just Report on It

    SAP's energy analysis solution provides real-time, actionable energy information on usage and resulting costs that can be used for identifying energy reduction opportunities to lower energy costs and decrease environmental impact. One of the first SAP customers to implement our SAP solutions saved $120 million in the first year across...

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2012

    CSC Customer Video

    How is CSC supporting sales reps with anytime, any device access to key data and workflow approvals? With SAP mobile software. See how this IT solution provider is developing a largely mobile workforce, making decisions in real-time, and ensuring the right people are assigned to the right opportunities.

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2012

    Standard Bank Customer Video

    See how Standard Bank S.A. offers an innovative, new banking channel with a compelling mobile customer experience using SAP's mobile platform.

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  • Podcasts // Mar 2012

    Tommy Hilfiger Customer Video

    Discover how this premium lifestyle brand is using a new iPad app to present its upcoming collections to retailers. Tommy Hilfiger is keeping its sensitive data theft-proof, and is able to remotely wipe a stolen device in seconds - with our mobile device management and security software.

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    In-Memory Computing: Realized Business Benefits and The Road Ahead

    These days, all organizations are looking for business benefits from their IT departments and their CIOs. In-Memory Computing, the processing of massive quantities of real time data in the main memory of a server, delivers immediate results from analyses and transactions; and provides companies with tangible business benefits.

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    Survive and Thrive by Managing Information as a Strategic Asset

    Transform your business perspective by transforming the way you manage your enterprise data. Treating information as a strategic asset instead of a liability is essential?especially in an economy where a minimum degree of competitive advantage generates maximum impact.

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  • eBooks // Mar 2012

    High Performance Organizations: Empower Employees with Real-Time Analytics

    This eBook identifies the high-level business pressures driving organizations to deliver real-time Business Intelligence to frontline employees,?examines what is driving these changes, and how they are empowering their employees. It also articulates the need for real-time mobile BI as differentiated by business roles: Executive Management, Field Sales, and Operations.

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  • Videos // Mar 2012

    Givaudan: Customer Testimonial Video

    Givaudan CIO, Adrien Gonckel, speaks about how the company benefits from SAP software for product safety and regulatory content management.

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  • eBooks // Mar 2012

    Customer Testimonial eBook: Run Better with SAP In-Memory Appliance

    SAP HANA is at the heart of SAP's renewal and is core to everything we are working on. It is a foundation to deliver real-time analytics and amazing new business applications, while dramatically simplifying our customers' IT landscapes. In these videos, customers describe, in their own words, the business impact...

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  • eBooks // Mar 2012

    SAP HANA: Helping Businesses Run Better--in Real-Time

    With SAP In-Memory Computing, massive amounts of data can be queried and analyzed 3600 times faster than before -- turning questions into action and giving you insight you can act on immediately. Your competitors will still be pondering the numbers while you are making your next move. Discover this eBook...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    The Intelligence Future: Simple, Seamless, Social

    For the first time in history, consumer-technology interfaces have been outpacing what's available to the average corporate knowledge worker. Join Timo Elliott to understand how we can combine the best of enterprise technology and Web 2.0 to build greater visibility, transparency, and accountability into the way organizations work.?? Business intelligence...

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  • Webcasts // Mar 2012

    The Future of BI Decision Making Now with SAP HANA and HP

    Is turning data into information still a challenge for your company? If so, you are not alone. View this on-demand Webinar with SAP and HP to learn how you can manage ever-increasing amounts of data; provide this data to business users to make critical decisions in a timely fashion; and...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Use BI to explore and share data

    If you are looking for an edge in an increasingly competitive global environment, business intelligence (BI) software is a proven differentiator. Now, even smaller organisations can compete on a global scale using the data exploration, reporting, and dashboard management power of SAP Crystal Server software. This datasheet outlines how...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Business intelligence to the rescue: A Forrester study

    Business processes are becoming more integrated and complex, costs are controlled in all areas, and data is growing at an overwhelming rate. To meet these changing conditions, companies of all sizes are progressively more dependent on increasing the productivity of knowledge workers. However, the workflows, tool sets, and skills that...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    Make faster, smarter decisions using BI

    Looking for a way to deliver an affordable, open, self-serve approach to entry-level business intelligence to enable your business users to securely explore, view, report, visualise, and manage actionable information? All organisations need the ability to make intelligent, timely decisions. SAP Crystal Solutions help make this happen. This integrated family...

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  • White Papers // Feb 2012

    SAP Crystal Server 2011: What's new?

    SAP Crystal solutions offer an open, self-serve approach to entry-level business intelligence that enables business users to explore, view, report, visualise, and manage actionable information in a secure environment. This datasheet looks at new features in SAP Crystal Server software: the SAP Crystal Reports family of offerings, SAP Crystal Interactive...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Balancing Profitability and Risk in Banking: Overcoming Common Risk Analysis and Reporting Challenges

    Banks need a robust enterprise risk analysis and reporting solution to improve reporting accuracy and efficiency while reducing the costs and burdens of compliance. This paper will focus on the many risk reporting challenges facing banks. It will then outline the best practices banks need to improve reporting and manage...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Balancing Costs, Efficiency, and Patient Care: Analytics in an Era of Healthcare Reform

    Hospitals and healthcare systems need budgeting, planning, and forecasting solutions that rely on smart analytics to centralize planning assumptions, integrate fragmented data, streamline budget workflows, and perform financial consolidations more quickly. This paper will focus on the challenges facing hospitals and healthcare systems that are related to external and internal...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Getting Closer to the Customer: Overcoming Common Sales AnalysisChallenges

    Because of this, many retailers struggle with limited visibility into real-time trends from day to day - not to mention during seasonal and promotional campaigns. It becomes hard to implement the corrections necessary to keep shelves full, limit stock outs, and ensure profitable promotions. This paper will lay out the...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Business Analytics and the Path to Better Decisions

    Explore how prebuilt analytic applications and business intelligence make for better decision-making across many functions in your organization. IDC analyst, Henry Morris, theorizes on the future of analytics and their impact on business.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    The Application of Business Intelligence to Facilitate Decision Making in the Consumer Products Industry

    This white paper considers the use of analytics and business intelligence for improving decision making in the consumer products industry and the benefits of prebuilt analytic applications for achieving this objective across many functions in a consumer products organization.

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2011

    SAP BusinessObjects Edge: Analyze and Manage Your Cash Flow

    Keep your cash flow in focus, while driving business performance.? Take a test drive with the SAP BusinessObjects Edge iTour and discover how your organization can achieve greater visibility, agility, and insight. Invest a few minutes of your time now toward years of higher performance.

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  • Webcasts // Jul 2011

    IT Success with Packaged Solutions

    Experience has shown that IT projects tend to be at a risk to run late, over budget or not meet the goals. To address these concerns, software and service vendors are creating packaged solutions resulting in smaller, modularized implementations. Watch the Webcast to learn how your company can benefit from...

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  • Videos // Jul 2011

    SAP Rapid Deployment Solutions

    Watch this IDC iView to learn about how packaged solutions allow faster implementation times, lower costs, transparency and flexibility. Learn about the importance of fully integrated solutions to enable visibility into all aspects of your business. Learn more about rapid-deployment solutions and how a phased approach can help solve immediate...

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  • Videos // Jul 2011

    SAP Portfolio and Project Management Rapid-Deployment Solution for Portfolio Monitoring

    See how this rapid-deployment solution brings together software and services to help you prioritize projects and run them more effectively through preconfigured software that supports project and portfolio monitoring and decisions.

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  • Videos // Jul 2011

    SAP Rapid Deployment Solutions: Generate Results, Accelerate Return on Investment

    To stay ahead of the competition, you need to be faster and more agile than ever before. You need solutions that address your business needs and deliver value quickly. Learn more about SAP Rapid Deployment solutions, the new offering that helps provide quick solutions to immediate business process pains.

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Keeping Cash Flow in Focus While Driving Business Performance

    One of the most basic business axioms, held dear by all firms but especially small companies, is that cash flow is king. Customer payments are essential to fueling all other business activity from staff salaries, to raw materials, to rent. Growing firms need to be especially attentive to cash flow...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Three Keys to Better Data-driven Decisions: What You Should Know. Right Now.

    For small and midsize companies, high-quality data can be a powerful competitive tool-or it can bog your company down. Organizations that successfully use an ERP software solution to align all activities with their business objectives will be in a position to access the right information at the right time, allowing...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2011

    Insight: The Critical Path to Competitive Differentiation for Growing Companies

    Insight is the power to see into most any given situation. As such, insight requires a combination of experience and?analytics that enable better decision making.? Insight helps small and medium businesses (SMBs) uncover opportunities and expose shortcomings and this establishes the basis for taking corrective action.

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  • Presentations // Jun 2011

    Information Management Standardization Cost Calculator

    Quantify the estimated yearly cost impact and benefits for standardizing on a single solution for information management - incuding core solutions for data integration, data quality, metadata management, data profiling, and text analysis.

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  • Podcasts // Jun 2011

    5-Minute Data Migration Solution Demo

    Data migration projects are renowned for running over time and over budget. But data migration no longer has to be a high-risk proposition - if you have the right methodology, tools, and people in place. View this 5-minute demo to witness our new data migration solution in action, and learn...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    360 Degrees: A Holistic Guide for Your SAP HANA Journey

    From its conception, this special edition has had a simple goal: to help SAP customers better understand SAP HANA and determine how they can best leverage this transformative technology in their organization. Accordingly, we reached out to a variety of experts and authorities across the SAP ecosystem to provide a...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Improving Control of Travel Spend - Finance Executives on Optimizing Travel-Expense Management

    In January 2013, CFO Research conducted a survey among senior finance executives' at large and midsize companies in North America and Europe to examine their views on managing business-travel spending. They investigated the tools and practices that finance teams use to set and enforce travel-spending policies, identify patterns in their...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    Travel & Entertainment Expense Management - A Solution Selection Guide

    Business expenses related to travel and entertainment (T&E) encompass 8%-12% of the average organisation's total budget, forcing executives to implement next-generation strategies and solutions for driving down operational costs and improving visibility in both process and spending. This handbook is for organisations that are embarking on the solution selection journey...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    [eBook] Your cloud. Your way. How SAP delivers business velocity in the cloud.

    The most pressing topic facing global businesses is dealing with the accelerating rate of change. Corporate Darwinism is increasing, and threats and opportunities are multiplying. The convergence of social, mobile, cloud, big data analytics, and business networks that connect employees, partners, and customers has forced companies to be quick on...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    2013 CRM BENCHMARK REPORT - The Numbers to Build a Financial Business Case for CRM

    Companies continue to invest in CRM technologies because they deliver significant return on investment. As many companies look at their second and third CRM deployments, decision makers need to understand the trends shaping the future of CRM as well as how to build a credible and achievable business case. Nucleus's...

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  • White Papers // Jul 2013

    [eBook] Inside Sales Success: A Guide for Global Leaders

    The sales profession is not what it was 10 years ago, or even five years ago. The globalization of the economy, rapid and pervasive advancements in technology, rising sales costs, and shifts in buyer behaviour have had a dramatic influence on the way sales organizations operate. Find out how building...

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  • Research // Jan 2013

    How Mobility Is Changing the World

    Never before in the history of technology, has there been such strong development in three key areas: the power of devices; the plethora of back-end information; and the ability to integrate multiple sources of the latter to display on the former. As a result, these global deployments of mobile technology...

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  • Presentations // Jul 2012

    How Mobility can Transform your Business

    Enterprises are embracing the mobile revolution as they explore new ways mobile devices can improve operational efficiency and employee productivity. A new IDC benchmark study found 77 percent of U.S. and European businesses supply smartphones to their employees, and 49 percent supply tablet devices to their workforce. Discover the...

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  • Case Studies // Jan 2013

    CIR Food: Extending BI Powered

    CIR Food has completed the renewal of its entire business intelligence (BI) system in just six months, in parallel with the implementation of a new enterprise resource planning system integrated with the SAP Planning for Retail application. Read how and watch this testimonial video.

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  • White Papers // Apr 2012

    Big Data Analytics with Hadoop and Sybase IQ

    What is big data? Why should you care? How do you handle big data? Big data is all the rage. While we will address the question of what big data is, the real question is how it differs from the traditional world of analytics and data warehousing that we...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Mobile Solution Scalability: Designing Solutions for Tomorrow’s Needs

    The combination of a growing mobile workforce, advances in mobile technology and the overall proliferation of mobile devices and services is ushering a new IT era. One of the first-deployed critical building blocks to any comprehensive mobile IT strategy is a mobile device management (MDM) solution that serves to...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Cutting IT and Application Support Costs: Implementing a Corporate Learning Culture That Creates and Maintains Highly Skilled Teams

    With budgets under pressure you must look at ways you can reduce IT costs. User support for business software applications is a prime candidate for scrutiny, because it takes up a significant proportion of the budget. Developing a learning culture can reduce the cost of support dramatically, allowing vital funds...

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  • eBooks // Aug 2013

    Energizing the Workplace with Mobile HR

    Mobility is not about the device. It’s about people. It is about improving the collaboration, engagement, and productivity of mobile employees. Understand the mobile HR opportunity, challenges and benefits. See how you can get started with a mobile strategy and how to measure your success.

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  • White Papers // Feb 2013

    Blending Transactions and Analytics in a Single In-Memory Platform: Key to the Real-Time Enterprise

    This white paper discusses the issues involved in the traditional practice of deploying transactional and analytic applications on separate platforms using separate databases. It explores how businesses may find opportunities for innovation (such as the ability to engage in a richer dialog with a customer based on analysis of the...

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  • White Papers // Jun 2013

    Re-envisioning the Data Management Landscape: Road Map to the Real-Time Business

    "Real-time business" is a powerful metaphor for today’s forward-thinking companies. These are businesses that have the ability to use all relevant data when and wherever needed for up-to-the moment decision making. In today’s hyperconnected business environment, the demand for faster business cycles and deeper insight is driving a tremendous wave...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    CASE STUDY: SAP enterprise architecture integration strategy

    Oxygen Business Solutions has completed a highly strategic SAP information systems (IS) integration strategy for Alinta, providing the company with a clear upgrade path that will allow it to gain improved business efficiencies and benefits following its merger with Australian Gas and Light (AGL) in 2006.Read all the details here.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    CASE STUDY: Project management blueprint for capital works

    An implementation of SAP project systems software by Oxygen Business Solutions has given leading operations and maintenance firm Transfield Services Limited a robust means of managing its capital works projects, improving cost controls and providing more accurate forecasting.Download this asset to find out more.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    NOVA CHEMICALS: Improve Plant Maintenance and Reduce Repair Costs with SAP Software

    To keep its equipment up and running, NOVA Chemicals processes some 20,000 maintenance work orders per year at each of its facilities. But the dynamic conditions of the company’s fast-moving environment, combined with a web of stakeholders, made proactive scheduling and preventative maintenance too complex for its fragmented, unconnected maintenance...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    PSA PEUGEOT CITROËN: Achieving Operational Excellence In Plant Maintenance

    Automotive leader PSA Peugeot Citroën wanted to improve productivity in its 28 manufacturing facilities worldwide, 4 technical centers, and 1 tertiary site. PSA replaced its legacy plant maintenance applications with the SAP® Enterprise Asset Management solution and developed standard business processes based on best practices. In the next few years,...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Embedding BI in Enterprise Applications

    It's becoming increasingly difficult for companies to manage the sheer volume of data but many business intelligence solutions are too costly and require a steep learning curve. Read this Aberdeen report to learn why many companies are choosing and succeeding by embedding BI into existing software applications. Download this report...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Information Governance from the Ground Up: Launching Your Information Governance Initiative

    The idea that data deserves deliberate investment, resources, headcount, and technology - just like a company's other corporate assets - sounds like common sense to us now. However, this doesn't mean companies know how to pull it off. Ask any CIO whether his or her company is managing data as...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Enterprise Data Management Migration without migraines

    Learn about how Deloitte and SAP are teaming up to help companies migrate legacy systems to SAP software using Deloitte's Enterprise Data Migration Framework and SAP BusinessObjects™ BI and EIM solutions. This approach helps extract, clean up, and reformat data in a well-informed, systematic approach.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Deliver Trusted Data and Deeper Insights

    Today's data explosion forces you to remove inefficiencies from data management processes. Learn how SAP BusinessObjects™ Data Services helps integrate, transform, and improve your data at the enterprise level, letting you cost-effectively deliver trusted information to all critical business functions.

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Building Customer-Centric Software-as-a-Service Applications

    Businesses want applications in the cloud because they want simplicity and low cost. SAP provides cloud data management software that enables independent software vendors (ISVs) and ISV customers to take charge of their data and customize it as they desire. Using SAP® Sybase® SQL Anywhere®, on-demand edition, ISVs can...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Data Management Wish List: IT is Open to Big Changes (ComputerWorld)

    Armies may march on their stomachs, but businesses march on their data. If a company's operational, market or competitive data is old, inaccurate or simply hard to access and analyze, the consequences can be dire. On the positive side, companies able to rapidly collect and leverage meaningful data can significantly...

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  • Case Studies // Sep 2012

    Colgate-Palmolive: Accelerating Business

    Find out how this New York-based multinational corporation is running sales profitability and analysis reports with remarkable speed - and drastically reducing process times - with SAP HANA appliance software. Colgate-Palmolive CIO Tom Greene explains.

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  • Presentations // Sep 2012

    Starting an SAP HANA Platform Implementation

    Join the SAP business analytics services team and our customers to get an overview of the latest and greatest in the world of the SAP HANA platform. Learn how SAP HANA has already helped numerous customers.

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2012

    El Machetazo: Customer Testimonial Video

    Hear how El Machetazo runs SAP ERP on the ASE database from Sybase. With ASE, moving 280,000 stock-keeping units (SKUs) on the server takes four hours instead of four days.

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2012

    New Data Management for SaaS Application Development

    Listen to this webcast for an overview of SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition, the new cloud data management technology for ISVs. Learn how this new offering provides ISVs with data flexibility, security, and manageability to meet the needs of their customers for a software-as-a-service model. In this webcast,...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Combined Competencies Mean Superior Results

    Why SAP Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise Is the Preferred Database Technology for SAP Business Suite.

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  • Podcasts // Sep 2012

    A Big Data Platform for Real-Time Business: How Customers Use SAP HANA

    Session Speaker, Vincent Kellen, CIO, University of Kentucky Session Speaker, Steve Teichman, Dir, BI, Medtronic Inc. Session Speaker, Chris Dinkel, IT Leader, EAG, Deloitte Services LLP Session Speaker, Cynthia Strickland, Dir, Architecture Standards and Metrics, McKesson Corp. Attend this session to learn how the SAP HANA platform helps you churn...

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  • Webcasts // Sep 2012

    Flexible Data Management in the Cloud: SAP Sybase SQL Anywhere, on-demand edition

    This white paper from IDC Research considers the challenges involved in choosing and deploying a DBMS in the cloud. It reviews the requirements of cloud computing and the challenges involved in fully exploiting the cloud environment, challenges that most conventional RDBMS products do not address. The paper, available to...

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  • White Papers // Sep 2012

    Database Solutions for Remote Office, Embedded, and Mobile Environments

    Businesses looking for new ways to fuel competitive advantage and growth increasingly see critical business processes happen on the front lines where: Sales staff meet clients Customers purchase merchandise and receive service Goods are shipped and delivered Products are manufactured Field workers collect samples...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    The State of Service Management

    At Aberdeen's 2011 Chief Service Officer (CSO) Summit, David Hare, Senior Vice President for Enterprise Services at Symantec stated, "We are transitioning from a model where everyone sells to one where everyone serves." This statement served to summarize the general consensus of business executives attending the CSO Summit, highlighting the...

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobilizing the Enterprise with Off-the-Shelf Apps and Custom Mobile Solutions

    This whitepaper compares and contrasts these two approaches - "off-the-shelf" mobile apps vs. custom mobile solutions - summarizes their pros and cons and pinpoints the role for each in mobilizing enterprises.

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  • White Papers // Aug 2012

    Mobility, Security Concerns, and Avoidance

    Data drives business today, as IT managers and security executives face enormous pressure to use data effectively and securely. They require quick, agile transmission of data via a wide number of communication channels and devices, with smartphones and tablets in particular being an increasingly prevalent data consumption device. The corporate...

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  • Webcasts // Oct 2012

    Webinar: The Future is Now - Key Steps to a Game-Changing Data Management Strategy

    We live and work in a rapidly transforming world, where the pace of change is every increasing. Also ever-increasing is our need to manage data - not just large amounts of data, but an epic flood of data - what we're now calling "Big Data". It's no longer enough...

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Taking Innovation from a Buzzword to a Business Standard

    Find out how service offerings from SAP can help organizations recapture the true meaning of innovation and make it a part of every business process. (SAPinsider, 2012)

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  • White Papers // Oct 2012

    Mobile Enterprise App Stores: Open for Business

    Mobile enterprise app stores help organizations better control application distribution to employees. With the steady increase in enterprise apps being deployed, IDC believes that app stores will be integrated more and more into MDM, MAM, and MEAP portfolios.

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  • White Papers // Nov 2012

    The Future is Now: Key Steps to a Game-Changing Data Management Strategy

    We live and work in a rapidly transforming world, where the pace of change is ever increasing, along with our need to manage data. It's not just large amounts of data, but an epic flood of data - what we're now calling "Big Data". Today's data is generated by...

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