SAP is taking fierce steps towards expanding its cloud presence. Major moves from the German software company are reshaping its approach to a market increasingly willing to move to the cloud and an increasing number of big competitors wanting to rule this market.
After having acquired Ariba and SuccessFactors, SAP is taking a logical step by taking its flagship offering HANA to the cloud
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as SAP ERP, SAP CRM, and SAP NetWeaver Business Warehouse, can now have cloud-enabled capabilities like scalability and flexibility. Dr. Vishal Sikka, member of the Executive Board of SAP AG, Technology and Innovation, remarked: With SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, we are addressing a fundamental customer need that we have seen since we first launched HANA, customers want more and more options in how they take advantage of the value SAP HANA brings. With the SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud, we are delivering HANA