Originally posted on Gigaom:
News flash: SAP(s sap) is a database company. At least that’s its story and it’s sticking to it.
SAP has long been the enterprise software company, the leader in enterprise resource planning (ERP) and other mission-critical applications that typically ran on some other company’s database. At one point not that long ago, 60 percent of SAP applications ran on Oracle(s orcl) databases, for example.