Bill McDermott and Jim Hagemann Snabe picked up the evening keynote at SAP Sapphire with a theme similar to Tuesday morning’s address — we’re out here for you.
To that end, the executives named pieces of software or products a company could buy now to have an almost immediate impact on business.
1. Try SAP BusinessObjects Explorer for free. Check it out here.
2. Invest in a Best Run Now package — special software packages geared to helping enterprise-size companies weather the economy, complete with implementation services and financing as low as 0% for 12 months. The packages, some of which can be deployed in a matter of weeks, include software for managing cash, liquidity and financial risk, managing the workforce through rapid change, and business planning and consolidation.
3. Take advantage of SAP services — including Solution Manager, SAP Enterprise Support and landscape optimization
4. Look into some of the third-party products offered through EcoHub, its partner product review site