Teams in the final phase
For Georg, Emad, Daniela and their teams every hour counts now. During a tough night of coding they are building a new app based on an idea. After the initial euphoria all teams are struggling with unexpected obstacles. Who will win SAP InnoJam at CeBIT 2014? Watch part two of our series.
Service technicians in the factories of tomorrow will all be wearing them: Smart glasses. CeBIT visitors were able to get a good glimpse of what’s to come during a live demo on the SAP Stage. Read more »
Sounds like science fiction, but is already a reality: Industrial equipment that can communicate with one another and inform technicians when they need maintenance. SAP demonstrated the new possibilities of Industry 4.0 in small format in the “SAP Vision” room – using a water pump. Read more »
On a mission: defending the title
Georg Krenn is one of 108 students from 15 countries who compete for the title at SAP InnoJam at CeBIT Hannover. Georg is last year’s winner. The participants’ task: to develop an all new app within 32 hours. We will accompany participants and feature the competition in an own series of YouTube clips. Today’s episode shows the teams getting together – still looking fit and well rested. This will surely change tomorrow.
Haruto lives in Tokyo. He’s feeling tired and his head is pounding. Is he coming down with ‘flu? He logs on to the Web to see what he can find out. He’s not the only one. All over Tokyo, dozens of the city’s 13 million inhabitants are googling exactly the same symptoms. Is a ‘flu epidemic about to strike? Read more »
What will the vending machine of tomorrow look like? It will be completely networked, recommend new products that suit your taste, and make sure your favorite foods are always available inside it. Come to CeBIT to try this intelligent machine out for yourself. Read more »
Fast IT isn’t an end in itself. It helps us do things that we couldn’t do before. For example, startup Celonis helps companies with SAP HANA to shed light on the darkness that can surround business processes. The company’s founder, Bastian Nominacher, had plenty to report on stage at CeBIT. Read more »
SAP Think Tank
What does CIO stand for? If Oguzhan Genis is right, the answer won’t just be “chief information officer” for very much longer. According to SAP’s Vice President Cloud & Infrastructure Delivery, the role of the IT boss is set to become a whole lot more complex in the future. Read more »
SAP customers can now design their own custom-tailored software easily themselves – together with IT experts. The SAP AppHaus in Heidelberg is a creative environment where new, innovative products come to life through collaboration and design thinking. User interface manager Tobias Haug presented the concept at CeBIT. Read more »
Social networks enable companies to learn more than ever before about their customers. For example, they can now send personalized offers in real time to the smartphones of particular customers. But IT has to become simpler if businesses are really going to get the most out of social networks, says Sven Denecken, Vice President Strategy Cloud Solutions. He explains how SAP is helping them do just that. Read more »
SAP Think Tank
For decades now, software developers have been in a neck-in-neck race with data spies. The Hasso-PIattner-Institute (HPI) in Potsdam is currently developing a solution based on SAP HANA that could help companies win the battle against hackers. Its working title: Real-Time Event Monitoring and Analytics System (REAMS). Read more »