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SAP Labs

SAP Labs are R&D locations that develop and improve SAP core products. Strategically located in high-tech clusters around the globe, each SAP Lab reflects SAP’s culture of diversity and innovation. With 19 Labs in 16 countries, SAP Labs drive thought leadership globally as well as in their local ecosystems, allowing SAP to innovate, grow, and succeed.

Innovation at SAP Labs

SAP Labs develop innovative products:

  • For 98 of the 100 most-valuable global brands
  • Based on SAP HANA in-memory platform
  • With cutting-edge methodologies and technologies 

An engaging workplace

SAP Labs aim to create an empowering and innovative work environment for employees through:

  • Co-innovative cooperation with customers and partners
  • Opportunities to improve the environment and make a sustainable impact
  • Working with schools and universities to empower young talents

SAP Labs Network (SLN)

About SLN

The SAP Labs Network (SLN) is a global unit that manages regional Labs and shares best business practices to achieve a strong and vibrant network. It coordinates and distributes development projects among individual SAP Labs locations, accelerates product delivery, gives SAP full access to talent, and drives SAP corporate strategy regarding innovation and business growth.

History of SAP Labs Network expansion phases

SAP Labs locations


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Latin America



Slovak Republic


United States





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