Spread across sectors and industries – private and public sector, municipalities, utilities, infrastructure and transport, SAP Labs India supports over 6600 customers in the Indian sub-continent. SAP Labs India has come a long way from a delivery center to becoming an innovation center, making significant contribution to SAP flagship products such as SAP HANA, the platform for next generation applications and analytics; SAP S/4HANA, the real-time ERP suite for digital business and holds key product responsibilities across the Customer Engagement, Human Capital Management, Analytics and IoT portfolios. Some examples of the products and solutions that originated from SAP Labs India for the world include – the SAP Business Objects Mobile App, a product that has been acclaimed among the top 10 productivity tools, the Fashion Management Solution (FMS), targeted at manufacturing, retail, and wholesale businesses of the fashion industry. As Internet of Things (IoT) is a strategically important topic for SAP worldwide, SAP Labs India has the ownership for Asset Intelligence Network which provides a cloud-based collaborative asset management platform that lets companies take full advantage of the IoT. We are also the development hub for strategic business.As a Global Services and Support organization, Labs India has the largest production team outside Germany providing assembly, validation and test services, and is credited as being the largest testing center within SAP. Accounting for close to 50 percent of SAP custom development, Labs India also provides remote maintenance services to approximately 80 percent of North American customers.
Located within the SAP Labs India facility in Bangalore, is the SAP Co-Innovation Lab (COIL). Set up in 2009, COIL provides a platform for our ecosystem to develop innovative solutions on SAP Technologies and applications and augments SAP’s strategic intent to co-innovate with over 600 partners and customers. COIL as a platform, has enabled several co-innovation projects that span across mobile applications, analytics, real time data platform and cloud among others, and industry segments like industry segments like logistics utility, banking, transportation, and telecom. Recent examples of co-innovation applications built include Reverse Osmosis Monitoring & Optimization (ROMO), and Fleet Analytics using SAP HANA which won the SAP HANA innovation award 2015.
SAP Labs India also hosts the SAP Startup Studio, a 100-seat accelerator program for early and growth stage startups, set up in 2016. Currently it incubates 16 companies and is SAP’s first in-houses startup accelerator program to incubate startups and nurture their growth.
Employees of SAP Labs India work in an environment rich with the culture of innovation. People are the focus, of all functions within SAP Labs India and the workplace is non-hierarchical, fluid and flexible. SAP Labs India has won several awards for its best-in-class diversity and employee policies. Great Place to Work has ranked SAP Labs among the top 10 companies to work for in Asia, as #7 among the best companies to work for in India, and #2 in the Information Technology Industry.
SAP Labs India is a strong proponent of Sustainability and Social Responsibility. The key pillars of its corporate social responsibility include ensuring Education and Digital literacy to women and youth from the underprivileged sections of the society, Entrepreneurship development -focusing on creating social enterprises and helping engineering students embrace entrepreneurship; Technology donation for NGO's; Disaster relief support for devastations caused by natural calamities and Swachh Bharat (Clean India) campaign.