SAP AG has seemingly crossed a strategy chasm, from a strict, stodgy, Not-Invented-Here (NIH) approach to software development and delivery, to a seemingly quite open approach of broad development alliances, company acquisitions, Internet portals development, and a deep, new relationship with IBM for both technology sharing as well as bolstering IBM Consulting’s support for SAP’s new multiple mySAP.com™ initiatives. 'Collaborative' and 'SAP' were not two words you might have ever seen in the same article. You’re seeing it now.
announce development agreements to WAP (Wireless Access Protocol)-enable mySAP.com components, so that information can be viewed on any WAP-enabled device, such as certain high-end cell phones from Nokia and other cell phone manufacturers. May 2000 - At the company's yearly international conference, SAPPHIRE, the company announced that they were going to establish an integration center in the United States , to be opened in late 2000, to build preintegrated, preassembled, SAP-certified, SAP-supported,