By Sameer Patel on August 3, 2015
Three years ago I joined SAP / SuccessFactors to lead products and go-to-market for its collaboration business. 3 years in and over 18 million subscribers later, we’ve learned a lot about how to build high velocity, meaningful cloud products that drive tangible performance for our customers. I was privileged to do a guest post on CMS Wire […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on July 24, 2015
Rob Enslin presents the facts, with little spin. That is so refreshing to see in the midst of the cloud, “simple” and other noise coming from other SAP executives and even more from its partners
By Vinnie Mirchandani on July 17, 2015
I first wrote about ERP third party maintenance (support independent of the software publisher) in 2005. Even earlier, I have written about similar offerings like plug-compatible mainframes and specialty auto shops who do better than official dealers. I have noticed three things in the last decade: a) most analysts and bloggers do not write much […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on June 24, 2015
Like most, I have watched many a “One more thing” announcement by Steve Jobs. While it made many run out and line up for blocks when Apple introduced that shiny new thing, it inspired the author in me to write about the birth of new products and initiatives. In my books, I have written about […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on June 16, 2015
I am writing the sequel to SAP Nation to update it for the launch of S/4HANA. I analyze the launch and also delve into the history of next-gen products in enterprise software over two decades to provide some perspective on how S/4 may evolve and how the customer base will react to it. That I […]
By Sameer Patel on June 15, 2015
Dennis and I talk mostly about the culinary craft, these days. But he and I have been talking about the business of software both publicly and off the record for 8 years now. We’ve even rebutted opposing view points back and forth on our blogs back in the day (my all time favorite lob and […]
By Vinnie Mirchandani on June 14, 2015
It will be the extension of the Sunday night/Monday morning phenomenon. What users expect at work should not trail what they are already seeing in their cars and in their homes. Or at the movies.
By Tom Raftery on May 29, 2015
Personalised medicine is where a patient’s DNA is sequenced, as is the DNA of their tumour (in the case of cancer), and an individualised treatment, specific to the genotype of their cancer is designed and applied.
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By Paul Greenberg on May 18, 2015
SAP’s annual conference has a long lineage and is arguably one of the most important – and very revealing – conferences in the technology world. They are always amazing and always puzzling. Paul Greenberg explains the conundrum.
By Charlie Bess on May 11, 2015
This week’s SapphireNow was eye opening for me. My interactions with SAP were primarily from implementing BW in its early days (1999 V1.2B) and being the CT for the EDS side of relationships with large outsourcing arrangements that used SAP R3. It was clear just walking around the SAP area that things have changed significantly. […]