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Cloud solutions in retail are convenient. But there is still a lot of room for improvement. [shutterstock: 436427842, zaozaa19]

Cloud solutions in retail are convenient. But there is still a lot of room for improvement. [shutterstock: 436427842, zaozaa19]

Even Cloud Solutions Can Be Optimized

Cloud solutions are convenient. Customers are relieved from maintenance, updates, or load changes. But what happens in critical situations like on Black Friday in the U.S. or on Singles Day in China? Bad things and unpleasant surprises.

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Retailers seeking to better understand and connect with their customers, suppliers and partners are uniquely positioned to take advantage of industry cloud solutions, study finds. [shutterstock: 633280544, William Potter]

Retailers seeking to better understand and connect with their customers, suppliers and partners are uniquely positioned to take advantage of industry cloud solutions, study finds. [shutterstock: 633280544, William Potter]

Study: Majority Of Retailers Prioritizing Cloud Innovation

SAP announced findings from “Emerging Opportunities to Deploy Industry Processes in the Cloud,” a commissioned study conducted by Forrester Consulting on behalf of SAP.

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IDC predicts an increase in spending on digital transformation, especially in manufacturing and retail. [shutterstock: 585671984, spaghettikk]

IDC predicts an increase in spending on digital transformation, especially in manufacturing and retail. [shutterstock: 585671984, spaghettikk]

Spending On Digital Transformation To Increase Further

European spending on technologies and services that enable the digital transformation (DX) of business practices, products, and organizations is forecast to reach $378.2 billion in 2022, according to the latest Worldwide Semiannual Digital Transformation Spending Guide published by IDC.

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Experience matters was the motto of FKOM 2019. While that's true, there are other much more important things. [shutterstock: 633513077, Anton Gvozdikov]

Experience matters was the motto of FKOM 2019. While that's true, there are other much more important things. [shutterstock: 633513077, Anton Gvozdikov]

Experience Matters – But So Do Reliable Products

SAP’s FKOM in Barcelona this year seemed to excite its employees and partners, but its customers not so much - and there is a good reason for that.

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Online shops are opening stationary shops of their own to benefit from offline possibilities too. [shutterstock: 1174607245, MONOPOLY919]

Online shops are opening stationary shops of their own to benefit from offline possibilities too. [shutterstock: 1174607245, MONOPOLY919]

E-Commerce: From Online To Offline

How nice the world of e-commerce would be if there was no competition, and customers would for once be satisfied. But alas, life is tough, and companies must increase their efforts to bind customers.

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Have you ever wondered what is going on inside someone else's head? Hard to imagine, isn't it? Well, at least Bill McDermott's thoughts are easy to guess. [shutterstock: 622200797, Lia Koltyrina]

Have you ever wondered what is going on inside someone else's head? Hard to imagine, isn't it? Well, at least Bill McDermott's thoughts are easy to guess. [shutterstock: 622200797, Lia Koltyrina]

The Inner Workings Of SAP‘s Image Preservation

SAP is experiencing some challenges: Hana anomalies are still a thing and the executive board has been reorganized. Still, Bill McDermott is trying to preserve his image as savior. Moreover, he has bought yet another company, even though the stock price is decreasing.

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