Site Provides Customers With Intuitive Starting Point for Business Analytics Problem-Solving;
Partners Offer Growing Number of Analytics Products and Services within Trusted Environment of SAP® EcoHub
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - December 07, 2010 - SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced the availability of "Business Analytics at SAP® EcoHub," a site offering the most comprehensive set of business analytics solutions - from SAP and partners - available in the market. Housed within the trusted network of SAP EcoHub, the site is an intuitive starting point for customers looking to address analytic questions and quickly find analytic solutions. Customers can search through more than 100 offerings and evaluate product demos and trials to help them quickly assess the appropriateness of solutions to their business needs. Additionally, the community environment of SAP EcoHub allows customers to rate product and service offerings and help each other understand each offering's key benefits. For thousands of partners, this represents an exceptional opportunity to expand awareness of their offerings and differentiation in a community of more than 2 million members among more than 105,000 SAP customers that is well-trafficked and trusted. The announcement was made at SAP Influencer Summit 2010, being held in Santa Clara, California, December 7-9.
In 2010, SAP introduced 26 new industry-specific and line-of-business analytic applications, which SAP plans to double by the end of 2011. These will be among the growing number of offerings from SAP and partners such as Column5 and Deloitte Consulting on "Business Analytics at SAP EcoHub." In addition, it will go beyond analytic applications and offer dashboards, reports and other content that can be deployed on premise or on demand, with some starter content available free of charge.