Innovation Center Network Projects

Engineering excellence meets entrepreneurial spirit: Find out more about some of our projects.

The Knowledge Workspace for the Digital Enterprise

Dealing with unforeseen incidents like demand deviation or shortage of supply on short notice is critical to a company’s success. Professionals across the globe are facing these kind of challenges every day and have to decide fast. The Knowledge Workspace is an application out of the SAP Innovation Center Network solving problems through collective intelligence and is currently in development. We are actively encouraging interested companies to become beta tester and to evaluate ideas for use cases and scenarios.

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Smart Cities - How SAP Helps Clear Traffic Jams

Smart Traffic is one of the strategic pillars to reach the global sustainability and carbon footprint targets, and ultimately to lead to high quality of urban life. Together with the city of Nanjing, we intensively explore concepts and technical avenues to successfully meet current and future mobility needs.

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SAP Product Lifecycle Costing

Companies today are highly focused on providing innovative, customer-driven products at the most competitive prices. Being able to quickly assess costs is hereby key. With SAP Product Lifecycle Costing, companies can now quickly identify cost drivers along the product lifecycle and easily simulate and compare alternatives by using the SAP HANA-based real-time calculation engine.

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SAP Medical Research Insights

Successful cancer treatment and research require fast and profound decisions based on the patient's medical history. Current hospital IT landscapes consist of a multitude of heterogeneous databases without the ability of integrating relevant information into a holistic, patient-centric view. With SAP Medical Research Insights, we provide an application that will make it easier and more efficient for oncologists to fulfill their information needs.

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The In-Memory Revolution

In this book, Hasso Plattner and Bernd Leukert explain the next generation of business applications and the theory, technology, and practice behind in-memory databases - the engine on which completely new applications can be based. Numerous real-world examples are presented illustrating the disruptive potential of this technology and the quantum leap it has facilitated in terms of simplicity, flexibility, and speed for new applications. The Innovation Center Network supported this book as the editor-in-chief.

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