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Last week, Microsoft and SAP announced they are expanding their partnership. Following the in-memory database SAP HANA, the ERP suite S/4HANA is now also being offered on Azure, the Microsoft cloud platform. This development can be seen as a strategic move against the cloud market leader Amazon on the one hand, but on the other hand end customers in particular benefit from this cooperation between the two IT firms. An overview.
The SAP Community awards the Developer Hero status once a year to just 20 people who have made special contributions to improving and enhancing the understanding of SAP solutions and technologies. Sycor's SAP Leonardo expert Fabian Lehmann is among them. He has been recognized for his special service to the SAP Community in the field of "Evangelizing SAP Cloud Platform".
Support for the SAP XI interface landscape will cease at the end of 2017. Bad news for those of us who still use it! A rude awakening awaits those who depend long-term on an outdated system landscape: Business-critical system updates will no longer be possible, system security will weaken, and your entire ERP system could be brought to a standstill. But fear not: there is also some good news!
Sycor continues to grow in southern Germany. In addition to offices in Nuremberg, Munich, Stuttgart, and Offenburg, the full-range IT service provider now also has a location in Freiburg. The Freiburg team focuses on SAP Managed Services and Enterprise Service Management (ESM).
The medical technology company Ottobock in Lower Saxony had been using the interface system SAP XI 7.0. But the days of that system were numbered: SAP discontinued maintenance for the solution effective at the end of 2017. A new interface landscape was therefore required.
At this year's dmexco, Sycor is presenting the latest e-commerce and CRM developments at the SAP Hybris partner exhibition stand. An interactive showcase also awaits visitors, allowing them to immerse themselves in the future of service processing.
On Tuesday, June, 20, 2017 the sun was beaming down relentlessly on the SAP Campus in Walldorf even early in the morning. But the heat did not prevent the invited guests from finding their way to the Sycor Customer Day. On the agenda: a live management game familiarizing guests with the functionality of the ERP suite S/4, presentations on the topic of IoT including a live demo, and a visit to the Digital Boardroom – the SAP Group's command center. Hot topics discussed with a cool head.
In the course of opening the subsidiary Pilz South East Asia in April of 2016, the automation company Pilz from Baden-Württemberg was seeking a flexible SAP implementation partner for the rollout to Singapore. SYCOR GmbH has been successfully administering the company's online shop for more than three years, and was chosen for the rollout thanks to the local expertise of its Singapore location.
Patrick Hey, Head of Customer Engagement and Commerce at Sycor, will be giving a presentation about the offline capabilities of the SAP Hybris Commerce online shop at Customer Engagement and Commerce 2017 (formerly SAP Insider CRM). Our e-commerce specialist will also be taking questions during the Ask the Expert session
The Heise online service recently published a warning of security vulnerabilities in SAP systems that have not been patched. A vulnerability with a CVSS rating of 8.0 in the SAP GUIs of version 7.20 through 7.50 makes it possible to introduce malicious ABAP code. SAP users should fix this vulnerability promptly by installing the current SAP GUI version 7.40 SP12 or 7.50.