SAP is attending the Mobile World Congress (MWC) event this week; with an expected 60,000 attendees the event is the place to be for mobile innovation. The on-site activities from the shared SAP and Sybase booth can be watched via these recordings on the SAP Virtual Events site.
Outlined here is Snap Shot of our day 1 news & videos from the event:
SAP and Samsung
In this video BC Cho, Head of Global Enterprise Business Team, Samsung and Oliver Busmann, CIO, SAP discuss the main trends of MWC, how the Samsung Android and Devices are now enterprise ready in a secure and remote environment.
SAP and Hospital de Sant Pau
Dr. Picas is the CIO of Hospital de Sant Pau, one of the oldest hospitals in Europe. In this video he discusses the hospitals mobility approach for the future. The Hospital de Sant Pau is using the SAP Electronic Medical Record mobile app with their young doctors. Dr Picas outlines how the collection of information and processes in the emergency room is an important area for mobile devices.
Release of Afaria 7.0
The significance of the 7.0 release is a single console for end-users to better manage all of their mobile devices, applications and data. In addition the Afaria 7.0 release will also help IT managers in an automated way to configure and secure their enterprise personally-owned mobile devices. Afaria 7.0 will be available in late Q1 2012 and can be used on the iPad and other tablets.
New Version of SAP Billing for Telecommunications
First launched in January 2011, this latest release provides a new approach to billing for communications service providers (CSPs). The new enhancements include: an extended integration between order capture, product modeling & service pricing design, end-to end support for pre-paid, post-paid and hybrid billing across the business process chain.
Telco 2.0 Challenge
The Telco 2.0 challenge is an invite from SAP to the telecommunications companies to submit their innovative ideas for new service offerings and revenue streams. The challenge is designed to help companies offer more services, create new revenue streams and expand their customer base.