Germany takes SAP Sports One with them to the Euro Cup

The 2016 Euro Cup Championship kicks off today with France – the tournament hosts – taking on Romania. Defending World Cup champions Germany come into this tournament a heavy favourite and besides having

Published on: June 10th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

SAP’s Digital Athlete Framework for football, tennis and sportswear

SAP has introduced the Digital Athlete Framework, a new platform based on SAP HANA, which provides a sports teams, players, and companies in the sports industry access to big data and sensor technology

Published on: February 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

German National team uses sport science to win World Cup

New York - When Germany defeated Argentina 1-0 to capture its fourth FIFA World Cup championship last year in Brazil, it accomplished something most soccer aficionados believed to be impossible – a European nation

Published on: February 8th, 2016 Paolo Del Nibletto

4 IT lessons learned from Target Canada’s failure as documented by Canadian Business

A lengthy expose about the failure of Target Canada by Canadian Business has been getting a lot of attention, and for good reason. But the people that should be paying the most attention

Published on: January 25th, 2016 Brian Jackson

SAP keeps talking about new SMB solution that’s only available in China

NEW YORK, NY – Something big seems to be coming from SAP. At its SME (small-medium enterprise) summit in New York City, the German software vendor spent much of its time discussing, yet

Published on: November 11th, 2015 Dave Yin

Business One Cloud is now available on SAP’s own data centres

NEW YORK, NY – SAP today announced that its Business One Cloud solution can now run on SAP data centres. To go along with what is now the third deployment option (private hosted cloud,

Published on: November 11th, 2015 Dave Yin

Here’s why HR should consider predictive analytics sooner rather than later

It didn’t take a data scientist at SAP’s Toronto conference yesterday to figure out that analytics is still a hot topic in human resources. It was obvious from the big turnout for a

Published on: October 16th, 2015 Christine Wong

E-tailing tale: How an outdoor outfitter overhauled its ecommerce site

Can you really call your company ‘Canada’s outdoor outfitters’ when you’ve got no stores east of Winnipeg? Yes, if you build out your presence online. Based in Calgary, Wholesale Sports Outdoor Outfitters (WSOO)

Published on: September 11th, 2015 Christine Wong

Top 10 moments at SAP SuccessConnect 2015

Published on: August 13th, 2015 Brian Jackson

SuccessFactors’ new Intelligent Services aim to help smooth over staffing changes

LAS VEGAS - Have you seen a new hire come in on their first day only to discover they don't have a place to sit, a phone to use, or any inkling of

Published on: August 12th, 2015 Brian Jackson

SuccessFactors plans to rebrand beleagured Platinum Support

LAS VEGAS - SAP's cloud-based human resources software suite SuccessFactors plans to do away with its oft-complained about Platinum Support plan, replacing it with a different care plan that costs the same but

Published on: August 11th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Made in Canada software helping to power the Cricket World Cup

While Canada may not have made it officially to the Cricket World Cup, many Canadians were glued to their televisions, and software developed by SAP SE in Canada helped to power the matches.

Published on: March 30th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

How the NHL is taking content-based marketing and partnering beyond video

TORONTO – If you want to get Canadians to attend a morning keynote on the second day of a conference, make it about hockey. Canada’s national sport was front and centre for the

Published on: March 12th, 2015 Jeff Jedras

Was Gordie Howe or Wayne Gretzky the better player? Ask SAP

National Hockey League teams are embracing analytics for a competitive edge and now fans will get a small taste, thanks to a new partnership between the NHL and German business software vendor SAP

Published on: February 23rd, 2015 Jeff Jedras