SAP Hybris

DIY Giant Praktiker Drives Rocketing Sales

When the roof falls in, how will you cope? The 2008 global financial crisis shook the foundations of the housebuilding industry. As looming uncertainty rattled the nerves of consumers and corporate investors alike, many construction and home improvement projects were shelved. For DIY companies such as Praktiker, this news spelled disaster. Declining sales struck its […]

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Customer Experience: Insights from IBM and SAP experts

Customer expectations are high. Are you meeting them? In our recent crowd chat, we discussed disruptive customer experience, which is when a company creates an experience so much better than the rest of the market that it causes customers to change their habits. IBM and SAP experts weighed in on how this is changing business. […]

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Beyond CRM: SAP Hybris Cloud for Customer Built for Your Industry

Over the years, many companies have opted for a cloud-based solution for Customer Relationship Management (CRM). But many have held back, due to concerns that their business model was too unique for a generic, all-purpose solution. Now, they can have both, thanks to an updated offering from SAP Hybris. Recently, the company announced the latest […]

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Join IBM for the SAP Hybris Americas Summit

As a Platinum Partner and sponsor for this year’s SAP Hybris Americas Summit, IBM will be leading two breakout tracks throughout the conference. Paul St. Germain, IBM’s Wholesale Distribution Industry Leader and author of Facing the Forces of Change®: Navigating the Seas of Disruption, will lead the first session on customer engagement in the age […]

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Three Challenges CMOs are Facing in the Digital Economy

The digital economy is here across all industries – creating disruption in the business landscape as organizations embrace digital reinvention and transformation. So what do we mean with Digital Transformation? Digital Transformation means different things to different people: For some it’s about technology For others, digital is a new way of engaging with customers And […]

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Launch of Digital Transformation Cognitive Solutions

Sapphire is the most significant event in the SAP industry and is just round the corner. IBM has recently announced the launch of the Digital Transformation partnership with SAP and innovative cognitive solutions. The LSS (Lab for Sap Solutions) at IBM GBS which I run, has been leading the development charge in driving this exciting […]

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Top 3 Areas of Focus for Clients Driving Digital Reinvention

Digital reinvention is not the future, but the present! How long before another new technology turns an antiquated business model on its head? It’s happening across all industries and we’ve seen the results. AirBnB has put a huge dent in the hotel industry, Uber is now the go-to taxi service in major cities around the […]

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Putting Digital Reinvention to work – experience it live at the Expert Bar at SAP SAPPHIRE NOW 2016

Next stop for your business: digital reinvention! IBM and SAP have recently announced investments to co-innovate solutions that increase customer value through cognitive extensions, enhanced customer and user experiences and industry-specific functionality — all enabled with SAP® Business Suite 4 SAP HANA® (SAP S/4HANA) software, available on premise and in the cloud. — But what […]

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Experience the Art of the Possible at SAP TechEd 2015

SAP TechEd Las Vegas is just around the corner and IBM’s Labs for SAP Solutions (LSS) has developed a lot of exciting next generation assets to showcase around the technologies, such as S/4HANA, HCP, SMP, hybris, Concur. Lumira, Fiori, VORA, ORCA. Some of the latest assets on display will be: LSS e-Commerce store (HYBRIS, S/4HANA): […]

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SAP clients take rapid strides with IBM Cloud

In October 2014, SAP announced that it has selected IBM as a premier strategic provider of Cloud infrastructure services for its business critical applications – accelerating clients’ ability to run core business in the cloud. Just a few months after the historic announcement of a premier cloud partnership between IBM and SAP, clients started getting […]

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