Tag Archives: SAP

Capgemini, Amazon Web Services Team Up for New Project

Capgemini and Amazon Web Services have announced they will provide customers with support for delivery of SAP applications on the Amazon Web Services platform. This partnership will enable Capgemini to offer businesses the opportunity to take advantage of SAP solutions on AWS, as well as allow Capgemini to help businesses …

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Accenture, SAP Team Up for Joint Venture

Accenture has announced its partnership with SAP AG to jointly develop and manage the deployment of new mobility solutions. The oil, gas, utilities and consumer products industries will be the focus of development efforts, with plans to expand into other industries. The agreement calls for the development of prepackaged mobility …

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SAP Uses Tech to Connect Rural Women in Ghana

Combining education, technology and microfinance, SAP and PlaNet Finance have lent their expertise to a Stanford University case study aiming to improve the lives of women selling shea nuts in Ghana. The women registered as part of a business network and SAP’s “Rural market connection” software was used to connect …

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SAP, Siemens Team Up to Enhance Electric Cars

Siemens and SAP have announced they will establish an eCar proof of concept – a working group that will try to advocate increasing partnership among tech companies to create sustainable electric cars. Among others, the working group intends to investigate how to measure energy consumption and generate an invoice of …

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Thursday Transactions

This week saw a pair of billion-dollar acquisitions. First, CGI moved to acquire Stanley Associates for an estimated pricetag of $1.07 billion. Then SAP acquired Sybase for a little under $6 billion. Both moves provide the firms with a new sense of synergy moving forward. Also, General Dynamics purchased EBV …

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What Will Kill Insourcing?

The GAO released a report yesterday updating long-term fiscal projections, and, based on “historical trends and policy preferences,” the US will reach its highest-ever public debt-to-GDP ratio within ten years. “Our long-term simulations show that absent policy changes the federal government faces an unsustainable growth in debt.” -GAO Report Dated …

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