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SAP updates SuccessFactors with continuous performance review features

SAP announced a set of new features for its SuccessFactors Performance and Goals solution that will allow users to better keep track of and plan for continuous performance management.

SAP raises future revenue outlook on cloud business success

SAP seems to be adapting to the cloud better than expected, revising Friday its 2017 revenue expectations on the back of its cloud business.

SAP announces new retail products after so-so preliminary financials

SAP today announced the release of a new retail application aimed at providing a more holistic view of a retailer's business. It also revealed updates for some existing retail products. That comes amid another announcement this week from the European software giant outlining its preliminary financials for the fourth quarter, which paint an unclear picture.

Kony offers new solution it claims can mobilize field workers using SAP apps in 30 days

Enterprise mobility company Kony launched Tuesday a new solution it said will help businesses mobilize field workers using SAP business applications in a month.

Philips strikes collaboration deal with Cisco on networked lighting

The case for installing networking capabilities into lighting just got stronger. Philips, one of the world's largest manufacturers of light bulbs, has inked a deal with Cisco, SAP and Bosch to work on networked lighting technologies.

SAP ramps up self-service, releases Agile Data Preparation and Master Data Governance

SAP on Tuesday released its self-service Agile Data Preparation and improved Master Data Governance products. But there's more enhancements afoot in SAP products too.

Botched software project costs DHL $366M

Deutsche Post DHL Group is taking a write-off of €345 million ($366 million) due to a problematic software upgrade, and software vendor SAP insists it's not to blame, according to a report on PC World.

Workday marching into the stomping ground of SAP and Oracle

If there was any doubt that Workday intends to go head-to-head against the likes of Oracle and SAP in the financial management software market, the cloud company has now put those questions to rest. During its third quarter earnings report last week, Workday trumpeted its progress in its smaller FMS business, announcing big customer wins and sales improvements.

Misconfigured SAP systems could expose oil and gas control systems to hijacking

Researchers says hackers could take control of industrial control systems in the oil and gas industry through misconfigured or vulnerable SAP systems.

SAP unveils SAP Fiori cloud edition, mobile service

The enterprise software giant announced Tuesday plans to introduce the cloud edition of SAP Fiori and SAP Fiori mobile service to enable enterprises to deploy and consume user-friendly mobile apps.