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SAP, LG ink cloud deal

LG CNS has inked a deal with SAP that will see LG CNS deploy SAP HANA within its datacentres

Korean IT consulting and technology services provider LG CNS has inked a deal with SAP that will see LG CNS deploy SAP HANA within its datacentres and offer the cloud-based service to its customers.

Large enterprises plan to move nearly half of their SAP systems to the cloud

According to HCL Technologies large enterprises in the UK, US and Australasia plan to move nearly half of their SAP systems to the cloud

Research published Thursday suggests large enterprises plan to move nearly half of their SAP landscapes to the cloud over the next two years. Steve Cardell, president of enterprise services and diversified industries at HCL Technologies, the firm that commissioned the research, said the findings are significant as it’s a sign of growing confidence in the cloud as a delivery model for mission-critical applications.

SAP extends partnership with Red Hat, IBM

SAP extended enterprise partnerships Red Hat, IBM in a bid to grow its cloud services portfolio

In a bid to extend the reach of its fledging in-memory platform SAP this week announced partnerships with Red Hat and IBM. The deal will see SAP HANA offered up from IBM datacentres, and improved compatibility of SAP’s data management portfolio with Red Hat’s open source cloud offerings.

SAP, Deloitte partner on ERP

SAP and Deloitte are working together to make batch processing for ERP a thing of the past

German software giant SAP said Wednesday that it is partnering with international consulting firm Deloitte in a bid to create customised financial management software based on the SAP HANA cloud platform. The companies said they aim to leverage in-memory compute capabilities in order to make processes that traditionally require batch processing available in real-time.

SAP cloud head quits after exec reshuffle

Reports suggest Shawn Price (pictured above) was fired from SAP; the German software giant said this is inaccurate

Head of cloud sales at German software company SAP Shawn Price has left the company according to a corporate spokesperson. The departure comes barely a week after a high-level executive reshuffle that saw the departure of Dr. Vishal Sikka, executive board member for products and innovation and one of the key architects of the company’s HANA cloud business.

SAP shows healthy HANA, cloud growth in Q3 results

SAP said its cloud revenues and HANA in-memory database business showed healthy growth, but its traditional software and consulting business slipped for the second quarter in a row

Software giant SAP announced a strong third quarter Monday as it continues to grow its cloud subscriptions and HANA in-memory platform. But the company also noted that sales of traditional software and its consulting business slipped in Q3.

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