SAP is the world leader in enterprise applications in terms of software and software-related service revenue. Based on market capitalization, we are the world’s third largest independent software manufacturer. Browse SAP facts and information below.
In 2014 SAP converted from a German “AG” corporation to an “SE” European company. A designated “European Company” (Societas Europaea, abbreviated as SE) is a supranational legal form under European law for commercial enterprises within the territory of the European Union.
The change was made to reflect SAP’s self-image as an international player with European roots. Presenting itself as a European Company reflects the importance of the Company’s European and international operations.
Sustainability is core to the overall business strategy at SAP and our vision to help the world run better and improve people’s lives. For us, sustainability means holistically managing the financial, social, and environmental dimensions of business, in order to reduce economic risks and to seize opportunities for increased profitability. You can learn more in the Sustainability area of this website.
As our Integrated Report shows, SAP is committed to providing a comprehensive view of the dependencies between our economic, social and environmental performance. This also helps us move closer towards a sustainable business strategy that embeds sustainability deeply into how we create value for our customers, i.e., through the software we create for businesses around the world.
SAP helps the world run better and improves peoples’ lives through our integrated strategy. We enable our customers to create positive economic, environmental and social impact on the world. Our Integrated Report details our performance and what is material for our sustainable business success.
From pioneering ERP software to new offerings like the SAP HANA in-memory computing platform, SAP innovation goes beyond software – we’re developing breakthrough technologies that shape IT and business trends.
Every SAP employee has a quality assurance role, whether developing software or providing services and support. We use innovative methods to support continuous product, process, and service quality improvement.
As the leader in technology software, SAP is proud to expand its relationships within the sports and entertainment world. Partnerships with world-class teams, leagues and properties has afforded SAP the ability to create technology solutions that engage fans, media, players, coaches on another level, integrating real-time cloud based analytics.