This IDC study provides market intelligence details for SAP from January to March 2012. Data on financial performance, sales highlights, and recent acquisitions sets the stage for a detailed examination of select products and distribution models.
"SAP has laid out an innovation strategy for SAP Business Suite, Business ByDesign, Business One, and its OnDemand modules that balance evolution and breakthrough innovation. Evolution focuses on customer-driven functionality enhancements, improvements of TCO, and user experience improvements, while breakthrough innovation brings completely new technologies and functionalities, along with expanded device and form factor options." — Scott Guinn, research director, Enterprise Applications
Software Applications Competitive Intelligence: Microsoft, Oracle, Salesforce.com, SAP
Analytic applications, Application development software, Applications, Big Data analytics and discovery, Content applications, Customer relationship management applications, Enterprise social software, Financial resource management, Human capital management, Integration and process automation middleware, Marketing automation, Project and portfolio management, Social networking, Software, VoIP