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Take of with JetBlue
JetBlue's Financial Planning Takes Off

Expansion and growth have always been primary objectives for JetBlue Airways. The company’s legacy financial reporting system, however, struggled to keep up with the airline’s forecasting demand. See how SAP Business Planning and Consolidation powered by SAP HANA helped JetBlue increase visibility into reporting, improve decision making, and create more accurate reports.


The boardroom of the future
SAPPHIRE’s Hidden Gem: The Boardroom of the Future

The recent advancements in cloud computing and Internet of Things technologies, coupled with the increasing pace of business and the constant need to innovate, has emphasized the need for improved real-time analytical tools at the board level. It’s no longer enough for data scientists and engineers to maintain control over ... MORE »

Melissa Kikizas S.A.
Melissa Kikizas S.A. Enters a New Era of IT

A growing Greek pasta producer with international distribution, Melissa Kikizas S.A. sought a solution to integrate and support its operations across 22 warehouses. Discover how SAP ERP together with a private cloud hosted by IBM was the vehicle for Melissa to enter a new century of IT and software that ... MORE »

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SAP Honors the 2015 SAP HANA Innovation Award Winners

By Quentin Clark, CTO, SAP

The annual SAP HANA Innovation Award is designed to recognize the innovations customers have executed over the last year on the SAP HANA platform. This year, the reach was extended to 31 countries. Find out the results of the awards program, including the number of submissions, the judges’ panel, and, of course, the winners. See which companies won, and read a short synopsis that details their successful SAP HANA journeys.


Advance Your BI Career in the Changing World of Database Technology

Featuring Dr. Berg

Hear from industry expert Dr. Bjarne Berg, CIO at Comerit and Vice President SAP BI, NA/EMEA, who speaks about his career as a BI implementation consultant and his advice to others who want to break into the field of business intelligence and analytics. In this Q&A, Berg talks about his career beginnings and his shares his experience with BI technology and his thoughts on advances in the industry.


A Preview into Digital Transformations

By Natalie Miller, Features Editor

By now you’ve likely heard of SAP S/4HANA, SAP’s next-generation business suite designed to help drive digital transformation. Many organizations have already implemented this highly-anticipated platform, and this article serves as a window into the projects at seven of these companies. Get a glimpse into the motivations behind the projects, their experiences moving to SAP S/4HANA, and the results they have seen and expect to see as they continue their journey.