Yearly Archives: 2013

Some things are just meant to be together and when they get united, the result is more than just the sum of its parts. The SAP HANA Cloud Platform is a perfect example for such a symbiosis: it combines the power of SAP HANA with the ease of use of a cloud platform, lowering the entry barrier to experience SAP HANA. As a whole, it acts as the catalyst to turn HANA into a mass movement by enabling developers world-wide to instantly create cloud applications that leverage in-memory technology.

Platform as a Service is where it’s at these days – no doubt about it! Judging by the news that keep floating in on a daily basis within the enterprise software space it gets clearer that the topic is picking up traction fast: the cloud platform storm is coming!

In a recent blog post I wrote about the Cloud Platform Play I’ve been arguing about the value proposition of cloud platforms (PaaS). Simply speaking it boils down to two primary benefits: agility and scalability. Due to standardized design and runtime environments software development is getting both easier and faster. Plus, the adoption of open […]