SAP Articles

Does SAP's HCP Relaunched SAP Cloud Platform Change Anything?
What This Article Covers False Information on the SAP Cloud Platform Website Leonardo for the SAP Cloud Platform? 1300 Cloud Apps for the SAP Cloud Platform? Are These Really Apps? The Previous SAP HANA Cloud Platform Introduction It has been proposed that the SAP HANA ...
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The Importance of the Pivot for SAP
What This Article Covers The Technique of the Pivot Why SAP Needs to Continually Pivot to New Subjects Introduction We covered SAP's incredibly low level of accuracy on their statement. In this article, we will discuss how important the "pivot" is regarding how SAP and ...
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Is TOM Another Made Up Term by SAP?
What This Article Covers What is TOM? Translating the TOM Items Introduction Recently I was told that S/4HANA lowered the TOM of the ERP system. Therefore it made sense to research this term that I had never heard of before. In this article will cover ...
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How Accurate Was SAP on the Sybase Acquisition?
What This Article Covers The Sybase Acquisition Quotations from Dennis Howlett's Article in ZDNet IT Analysts Always Seem to Love Software Acquisitions SAP Ended up Degrading Sybase Database Market Share Vishal Sikka Continues His Streak Howlett Gets it Right on SAP Penetrating Finance Industry Sybase's Disappearing ...
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Are SAP's REST/JSON APIs Real?
What This Article Covers The Question on REST/JSON APIs The Consistency of Open APIs + Indirect Access? Introduction SAP has been telling customers that they are bringing out a large number of REST/JSON APIs. In this article, we will review the likelihood of these APIs ...
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Why SAP Mystifies Topics
What This Article Covers The Process of Mystifying Areas The Hypnotic Properties of Inscrutable Words SAP's Army of Enablers The Opposite of the Richard Feynman Technique of Learning Introduction At Brightwork we have repeatedly shown that SAP provides false information to customers as part of ...
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How to Understand The Rising Complexity of SAP Contracts
What This Article Covers Why are SAP Contracts Becoming so Complex? Publicly Supporting Open Connections, While In Reality Offering Control? The Increased Overhead of Using SAP The Increased Need for Clause Clarification Introduction SAP talks a lot about simplification, but SAP's contracts are becoming more ...
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Angela Merkel Loves Herself Some Hasso Plattner Institute
What This Article Covers Angela Merkel and Company Love the HPI What is The Real Story with the Hasso Plattner Institute? What Does Angela Merkel Know About the Hasso Plattner Institute? The Problem with Government and Business Alignment Introduction It is always interesting to find something ...
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How Accurate Was SAP on their Google Alliance?
What This Article Covers Collaborating with Business Analytics and Enterprise Applications? Lumira Saving to Google Sheets? SuccessFactors to Allow for Hyperlinks? All of SAP's Competitors (Magically) Becoming More Complex? Introduction In the ComputerWorld article SAP CEO Touts Tighter Google Ties, SAP proposed a substantial tie ...
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How to Best Understand the SAP Digital Transformation Navigator
What This Article Covers Why Digital Transformation is a Term of Propaganda Enter SAP's Digital Transformation Manager The DT Navigator for Saving Money on SAP Consultants? Ding Ding Ding....we Have a New Golden Pinocchio Award Winner! Introduction After many years analyzing various methodologies, tools or ...
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The Fallacy of the Benefits of an Integrated Suite
What This Article Covers The Presentation of the Integrated Suite Concept Virtually All Applications (Integrated Suite or Point Solutions) Are "Integrated" After the Acquisition of a Vendor, How is The Integration Story "So Much Better?" Integrated Suites Tend to be More Expensive in Multiple Dimensions ...
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How to Compete with the Mirage Offered by SAP
What This Article Covers What is the SAP Mirage? SAP's Influence Over IT Media Information that Can Travel Where We Come In How We Make Money How We Help You With The Prospect's In-House Consulting Advice Introduction This article is for software vendors that compete with SAP ...
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How to Interpret SAP and Microsoft's 2017 Cloud Partnership Announcement
What This Article Covers Opening With The Standard Puffery One Hundred and Eighty Degrees Different from Steve Lucas's Comments on This Exact Issue in 2015 On Ariba A Unique Partnership? A Rather Extensive Section of Puffery Surprise.......Big Companies Use SAP and Azure! Paid Not to ...
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What Information Sources Does SAP Consider Credible?
 What This Article Covers Background on IT Media Picked Up in the Mainstream IT Media Independent Sources on SAP? Introduction This article will explain how SAP determines which information sources are credible for its customers and prospects to listen to. Background on IT Media Recently ...
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How SAP’s Partnership Agreement Blocks Vendors from Fighting Indirect Access
 What This Article Covers Understanding the Partnership System Consulting Partners Versus Software Partners The Real Story on SAP and Software Partnership Silencing Software Vendors SAP Partnership Agreements as Anti Competitive Tools Is SAP Only Able to Control Smaller Software Vendors? Loss of Freedom of Speech ...
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