Recent SAP blogs about Technology

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Can technology bring us back to the days of grocers, butchers and tailors? - Customer Engagement

Did you know that it takes 12 positive customer experiences to make up for one unresolved negative experience ? No wonder then that ‘the customer experience’ is the next big thing, as confirmed by a recent Gartner survey (2014): by 2016, 89% of companies expect to compete mostly on the basis of customer experience – versus a mere 36% four … Lees meer »

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The Farm of the Future: The Digital Farm - Innovation

Digitization is everywhere today, even in farming. SAP has worked out a model for the digital farm – the farm of the future. Farming is an industry in which prices are continuously under pressure. The only way for farmers to survive is to cut costs. Automation is one way to do that, as it helps reduce the cost of manpower. … Lees meer »

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Are mobile apps commodity? - Mobility

In today’s world mobility is ubiquitous. In the last decade, we have seen an exponential adoption of mobile devices of all kinds. Where smartphones & tablet have become commodity, wearables are the next best thing. And all this not only for business, but even more at home. Today, you likely will find one or more of these smart devices in … Lees meer »

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Have you been amazed by The SAP Run Simple Truck during its BeLux Roadtrip? - Analytics Platform

“Simplicity is the shortest path to a solution”, quoted Mr. Ward Cunningham, inventor of the first Wiki. Just think about it! And this is exactly the path that SAP is choosing with our “Run Simple” strategy. Simplicity is the design principle of SAP’s next generation business suite S/4 HANA. To bring this message to our customers and show which opportunities … Lees meer »

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Let’s dream of a Belgian push towards the data driven economy - Platform

On March 26 was Belgian’s Data Innovation week with on one side the 2nd Annual European Data Economy Conference of Forum Europe and one day later the Data Innovation Summit organized by DataScience.be. During that last one, I personally had the chance to present some very well received and inspiring Internet of Things customer cases.       Among them:   … Lees meer »

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Transforming your business by using Value First principle - Platform

Many companies I engage with crave innovations, which can deliver immediate value without having to wait for the complete transformation of their underlying IT landscape. However for years traditional IT thinking has been to consolidate the core and obtain consistent master data across the different systems, as a prerequisite for more innovative business solutions. Through the implementation of the HANA … Lees meer »