When you participate in the dual studies programme from SAP, you enjoy a combination of a practice-oriented, theoretical university course of study with practical application of what you have learned in everyday work. But you do not always experience such a special internship as I did in the Design & Co-Innovation Center (DCC) from SAP, which is based at the SAP AppHaus in Heidelberg.
The idea of Bluetooth beacon technology is fairly simple and Apple is emerging as the ”top dog” as the beacon-wars are heating up. PayPal (PayPal Beacon: https://www.paypal.com/webapps/mpp/beacon ) and Qualcomm (Gimbal: http://www.gimbal.com/) are gearing up to challenge Apple with beacon hardware of their own. And retailers like Target (Cart Wheel) and smaller vendors like Estimote, […]
Some of our UX and Design leadership team members, under Sam Yen, are addressing these ideas and providing perspectives, insight and inspiration through a series of blog published on SAP Business Trends.
Timo Bess is a visual designer for the SAP Business Suite and works at SAP headquarters in Walldorf, Germany. Since winning the internal design contest to create a responsive and beautiful design for the SAP User Experience Community, Timo is also responsible for the design of this site.
One of the challenges of rolling out new enterprise software is getting the user population up-to-speed on it. SAP's new built-in onboarding and user assistance is making this smooth, simple, and pain-free.
It is simply a fact that most end users of SAP solutions today continue to work with dynpro based user interface (UI) screens. More and more they face also newer user interfaces based on Web Dynpro, Floorplan Manager or even other UI technologies like HTML5/SAP UI5. Also a mix with custom or third party screens […]
The introduction of Design Thinking at SAP as a product definition methodology requires every employee involved in the development of the product to take responsibility for the usability and end-to-end product experience. Customer involvement has become a cornerstone of both the requirements gathering process and the usability testing of our software. An essential part of the […]
For approximately the past year, I have been involved in bringing a new personalization solution to market. The official name is SAP Screen Personas. You may have seen it at SAP TechEd last month. While customers have long been able to modify SAP screens to improve end-user efficiency, this process has traditionally required advanced programming […]
NO! - I will not explain all features from A to Z of the SAP Floorplan Manager (FPM), there are for sure better sources to provide that (see the links on the right side) and… NO! – I will not even try to explain what the FPM is as a Framework built on top of Web […]
As at least all the fellows in Germany or Europe are desperately waiting for the summer to arrive I have chosen a sunflower picture to initiate my point… as with lots of people such an image simply has an effect.. …the work you do is not easier or harder, the time needed not shorter or […]
—- NOTE —- This posting relates to the 1st version of the SAP UX Strategy. Please see the SAP User Experience Strategy page here on the SAP User Experience Community for the latest information about the strategy. ___________________________________ Now more than ever people’s expectations are shaped by intuitive touchscreen devices and the software they use […]