Market Trends & Analysis

Examine the key market trends that are shaping CIOs and tech leaders’ investments and projects. View the latest research on SAP S/4HANA and cloud adoption. Discover how executives are building their teams and evolving their organizations to better support their businesses and gain maximum ROI from their solutions.  Understand where and how the deployment of emerging technology such as Artificial Intelligence, Predictive Analytics, and Advanced Automation varies across different geographies and industries. See how executives are creating culture and processes that stimulate innovation and readily adapt to change and disruption.


  1. Capgemini

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    Since 1993, Capgemini has been a leading SAP Global Integration Partner.  Collaborating closely with SAP, Capgemini is developing new products and co-innovating on industry-specific initiatives. Capgemini has the largest SAP S/4HANA® certified group of consultants in the world.  Our more than 20,000 SAP specialists work with world-renowned clients to develop solutions tailored to meet their industry challenges and unique needs, enabling them to become the renewable enterprise, a company able to constantly grow and adapt, ‘renew’ themselves, unlock business value and outpace competition.

  2. SAPinsider Technology Executive Forum Magazine | 2021 | Issue 1

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    The inaugural edition of Technology Executive Forum magazine focuses on stories about the people behind the technology — IT leaders driving transformation within their organizations. These leaders say that visibility, agility, flexibility, and efficiency have become cornerstones of their strategy and technology architectures.
  3. How to Build a Resilient and Efficient Supply Chain With Robust Sales and Operations Planning Using SAP IBP_S4HANA

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    Sales and operations planning (S&OP) helps companies estimate the demand for their products/services at an aggregate volume level using some form of forecasting method and incorporating inputs from the sales and marketing teams. Many organizations, in their race to embrace technology, ignore a key ingredient for the successful implementation of their S&OP: organizational readiness. Drawing…
  4. 2021 CIO Perspectives: Strategic Business Priorities and the SAP Agenda

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    Enterprise CIOs are leading their companies through pandemic-era business disruptions on multiple fronts today. New technology initiatives are being accelerated by urgent business needs for greater IT resiliency and flexibility to respond swiftly to supply chain challenges, emerging customer demands, and a volatile market. This SAPinsider Executive Research report takes the pulse of CIOs and…...…
  5. Executive Q&A: Inside Deutsche Börse’s Phased Innovation Strategy

    Learn the mix of SAP and other cloud -based solutions Deutsche Börse is relying on and how it is planning a complete renovation of its existing infrastructure.
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    An Executive View on SAP’s RISE Announcement

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    By Rizal Ahmed, Chief Content Officer, SAPinsider Navigating the Digital Transformation Dilemma In an unprecedented approach to a major announcement, SAP CEO Christian Klein led a virtual event to unveil a new integrated offering called “RISE with SAP” aimed at facilitating companies’ digital transformation initiatives. The event featured comments from other key tech leaders such…
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    Exploring Synergies between Operations Research (OR) and Machine Learning (ML)

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    by Kumar Singh, Research Director, Automation & Analytics, SAPinsider   The Great divide ! If you are an active resident of analytics land, you know that Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) tools are the new bosses in town. Every tool, technology and technology solution around you is trying to incorporate them in their…
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    How can you navigate relentless disruption and the uncertainties that tomorrow will bring? By becoming a more kinetic enterprise, an intelligent enterprise that is built to evolve—adapting fast and moving with impact no matter what the future throws at you. Deloitte understands what it takes—and how you can deliver results with SAP solutions enabled by the cloud. Each day across the globe, our team of more than 23,000 professionals works with industry leaders to reimagine everything, realize the kinetic enterprise, and unleash cloud-enabled innovation to make an impact that matters.  Contact us to get the conversation started.

  9. SAPinsider Research Insights | Enterprise Cloud Deployment

    Digital transformation and the deployment of applications in the cloud has been a key topic of discussion within the enterprise software market for several years but that conversation has been accelerated by the global events of 2020. Organizations whose workforces had been entirely on-site have had to quickly convert to a remote work environment. Many…
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    SAP Pre-Announces Q4 Results and Executive Board Changes

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    On January 14, SAP pre-announced Q4 results, and this was followed on January 15 by the announcement that Executive Board member Adaire Fox-Martin and CMO Alicia Tillman would be leaving the company. Fox-Martin will be replaced by Scott Russell, current President of SAP Asia-Pacific and Japan, while Tillman will be replaced by new Executive Board…