US bans Intel from selling chips to major Chinese supercomputer maker

07/02/2020, Thu, 15:15, Moscow time , Text: Vladimir Bahur After the next export “tightening of nuts” by the US administration, Intel risks being left without the largest Chinese customer, Inspur, which specializes in releasing servers exclusively on Intel processors. “Beat your own so that strangers are afraid” Intel has suspended deliveries of its products to […]

VW and SAP boycott Facebook advertising

Volkswagen and SAP, like Beiersdorf, no longer want to advertise on Facebook. Along with Puma and Henkel, they are among the first large German companies to join the worldwide advertising boycott of the social network – for the time being, as with Handelsblatt called. Volkswagen and SAP, like other companies that have joined the #StopHateForProfit […]

US tech company IBM announces job cuts

IBM The US tech group IBM is also feeling the effects of the global recession. (Photo: dpa) Armonk The US tech group IBM has announced extensive job cuts in the corona crisis. The decision was probably a unique and difficult situation for some employees, a spokesman for the company said on Thursday (local time) in […]

Hasso Plattner accounts with ex-CEO Bill McDermott

Bill McDermott (left) and Hasso Plattner The long-time boss and chairman of the supervisory board worked together for many years – now Plattner distances himself. (Photo: dpa) Dusseldorf Bill McDermott and Hasso Plattner worked closely together for many years. The CEO at SAP built up the cloud business with several billion takeovers, the major shareholder […]

The difficult balance between Walldorf and the USA

If there should still be any doubt, Hasso Plattner has now clarified. At SAP, all relevant decisions are made in Walldorf again. In order for the software manufacturer to be successful – according to the specifications of the powerful co-founder, major shareholder and chairman of the supervisory board – a program package from a single […]

Hasso Plattner wants to continue

Hasso Plattner during the exhibition “Monet.Orte” at the Barberini Museum in February. Picture: dpa The most important German software group is seething: The centrifugal forces between the American subsidiaries and the German SAP headquarters are growing. Now there is a short message from the Chairman of the Supervisory Board. Hasso Plattner wants to continue. The […]

Commentary on the future of SAP: Plattner problem

Hasso Plattner co-founded SAP, raised it, brought it to the stock exchange, made it the most expensive listed company in Germany and the only European software company that can compete with competitors from America. You can say that Hasso Platter is an entrepreneur legend. It is therefore particularly sad what the 76-year-old Grantler is now […]

“The Personal Tohuwabohu Must End”

Dusseldorf In the corona crisis, many people forced their work into their home office. This also applies to Hasso Plattner, the chief executive of SAP: Because he could not attend the general meeting of the software manufacturer due to travel restrictions, he sent a video message from California that the shareholders – whether in the […]

Dax Group goes into crisis with cash

Dusseldorf The SAP annual report looks like from another time. In a photo, Christian Klein and Jennifer Morgan smile as co-board spokesmen, and they end a letter to the shareholders with the sentence: “The best times are ahead – 2020 and beyond.” When the publication came out in February, that was it Abrupt exit of […]

How hope values ​​weigh on the balance sheets of DAX companies

That is almost 30 billion euros more than a year earlier, more than ever in German economic history – and more than twice as much as in 2005. At that time, the Dax companies had 120 billion euros of hope in their balance sheets. Eon is at the top, with an increase of 15.5 billion […]