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Q&A: Agassi's Better Place idea--brilliant or nuts?

Shai Agassi has a bold business plan to build an electric car charging network. It's an intriguing concept, but nobody knows whether it can make money.

By April 23, 2009

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Shai Agassi--leading a new strategy for SAP

Shai Agassi, executive board member and chief technologist for SAP talks with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber about his new role and company strategy in this exclusive Face to Face interview.

November 1, 2007

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Ex-SAP exec Agassi gets into electric cars

The venture is backed by a large Israeli holding company that has pledged $100 million.

By August 29, 2007

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Israel launches electric-car program

This blog initially misidentified the prime minister of Israel. He is Ehud Olmert. It also misidentified the person whose speech can be found on the Project Better Place Web site--it is by Shai Agassi--and as such an earlier version of this post also inco

By January 21, 2008

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SAP chief executive announces retirement

Hasso Plattner, chief executive and co-founder of SAP, announced Thursday that he will step down in May. ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber gets reaction from SAP executive board member Shai Agassi.

November 1, 2007

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What's next for SAP?

Shai Agassi, president of SAP's product and technology group, talks with ZDNet editor in chief Dan Farber about competing with Oracle and how SAP will reach the next level of innovation.

November 1, 2007

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What lies ahead for SAP

Shai Agassi, president of SAP's product and technology group, speaks with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber about the next level of innovation for the company and why he thinks it's ahead of the game.\r\n

November 1, 2007

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What does SAP have to say about Oracle?

Shai Agassi, president of SAP's product and technology group, speaks with ZDNet Editor in Chief Dan Farber about SAP's competition with Oracle and what separates the two companies.

November 1, 2007

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Electric car startup Better Place liquidating after $850 million investment

In 2008, Better Place partnered with Renault to build an electric car and create a system of battery swapping stations, but the concept never gained momentum.

By May 26, 2013

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Why carmakers say no to battery-swapping

Automotive News reports on why automakers are not buying into Better Place's business model.

By October 21, 2010