Traditionally, SAP has not been a leader in predictive analytics, at least not until its acquisition of Business Objects and the advent of SAP HANA. SAP has announced its plans to acquire KXEN, a provider of predictive analytics technology. KXEN is intended to complement SAP Predictive Analysis software, a workbench for defining, executing, and visualizing predictive analysis.
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jock), it will complement SAP Predictive Analysis by automating key modeling and analytical tasks. Its technology is aimed at driving greater adoption of predictive analytics across the business and enhancing the value of core SAP applications for managing operations, customer relationships, supply chains, and risk and fraud. Additionally, SAP plans to incorporate KXEN technology into cloud and on-premises SAP applications built on SAP HANA, including the SAP Fraud Management analytic application,