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Key SAP global summit resumes in US

From SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Orlando, Florida USA FLORIDA, (CAJ News) – PARTNERS of Systems Applications Products (SAP) from around the globe have gathered in Orlando, Florida in the United States for the annual Americas’ SAP Users Group (ASUG). The event resumes on Tuesday. The conference, dubbed 2016 SAPPPHIRE NOW + ASUG Annual Conference, is a  global annual summit bringing together ...

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SAP: African start-ups to adapt in modern warfare

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE name Shaka Zulu is synonymous with one of the most influential monarchs in African history. The erstwhile king of the Zulu Kingdom in South Africa is lauded for changing the nature of warfare in Southern Africa through a number of innovations. Shaka, dissatisfied with the long throwing spear, is credited with introducing a short stabbing ...

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BREAKING NEWS: Kandaswami appointed SAP South Africa MD

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SYSTEMS Applications Products (SAP) Africa has announced the appointment of Lawrence Kandaswami as Managing Director of its South African business. He moves up from his position as Head of SAP South Africa’s Public Sector organisation. Kandaswami will be responsible for executing SAP’s South Africa strategy with his proven track record of leadership and business acumen expected ...

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Adapt to digital economy or perish, firms warned

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News)  – EMBRACE digital transformation now or cease to be relevant in business. This is the warning a technology expert has issued to the private and public sector businesses amid the revelation of the digital economy. “Both private and public sectors must immediately change the way they do business, and start thinking differently if they are to survive ...

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Technology solves African waste disposal problems

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A PARTNERSHIP between a global software firm and a waste management company is helping address the problems around waste disposal in African cities. Systems Applications Products (SAP), the market leader in enterprise application software, has partnered with waste management expert PROLOGA, to address such challenges. The partnership, which follows the realization growing urban populations are placing ...

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Digital revolution revives Africa’s insurance industry

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – TECHNOLOGY is changing the face of the insurance industry in Africa as companies in the sector embrace latest solutions in their expansion into the continent. This is the prevailing sentiment among experts from a leading global multinational software corporation. “Insurers need to know their customers’ current needs to effectively predict their future demands, and while doing so, find new servicing opportunities,” ...

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Organisations transformed into digital enterprises

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – A global initiative has been launched to enable executives and professionals to transform their organisations into digital enterprises. The scheme, SAP Education Network for Digital Transformation, is the brainchild, of SAP, the Germany-headquartered market leader in enterprise application software. “SAP Education Network for Digital Transformation enables business leaders, IT executives, IT experts and end users in the SAP ...

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Service providers receive digital economy boost

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – SAP, the multinational software corporation, has launched its Big Data Margin Assurance solution to help communication service providers (CSPs) thrive in the digital economy. This would enable the providers make detailed information on margins and profits available to business uPowered by SAP HANA, the solution provides a consolidated repository and analytics engine for fast and real-time ...

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ICT industry supports Gauteng education scheme

JOHANNESUBRG, (CAJ News) – THE Information Technology Association of South Africa (ITA) has partnered with Gauteng Department of Education GDE) on the latter’s Schools of Specialisation (SoS) aimed at enabling scholars to excel in their chosen disciplines. SoS will focus on particular disciplines such as mathematics and science , engineering, commerce and entrepreneurship, sport and the arts. The programme forms ...

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Bright future for SAP-embracing firm

JOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – BRITEHOUSE, the Johannesburg-based supplier of digital and automotive solutions, says its business transformation journey was progressing well after it embraced technology. Britehouse has invested in SAP SuccessFactors, from the German firm SAP, to achieve its ambitious business growth strategy bolstered by a focused and innovative people development strategy. The solution by SAP offers a comprehensive human ...

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