This story initially misstated the source of the interview with SAP CFO Werner Brandt. It was a German magazine.
In an interview with a German magazine, CFO Werner Brandt says the smartphone maker doesn't fit into SAP's overarching strategy.
The European maker of enterprise software would serve as a kind of middleman, analyzing data gathered by various wireless operators, selling results to marketers, and sharing the profits with the wireless companies.
SAP will be paying Oracle a damage award of $306 million in the copyright infringement suit.
Apple's new MacBook lineup may not bode well for the skinny laptops being pushed by Intel, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, and Dell.
SAP is building out its cloud platform to tackle collaborative business commerce with the acquisition of Ariba.
The company is appealing a court decision that allowed SAP to agree to pay millions -- not more than a billion -- in damages in a copyright infringement case.
Germany's SAP says it will shell out $3.5 billion to acquire SuccessFactors, a maker of cloud-based software for human-resources management.
A multi-millionaire exec at SAP Labs in Palo Alto allegedly created his own bar codes in order to buy Lego at very, very cheap prices from Target.
Legal battle with Oracle takes a financial toll, but otherwise results are solid in the fourth quarter, with revenue up 35 percent from a year ago.