The 2014 SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development Challenge showcased excellence in development by the SAP partner community. The best news of all – you will find all of these new apps on the SAP Store.
SAP partners ride the wave of innovation! With their talent and enthusiasm for mobile application development, SAP partners are bringing customers the latest SAP technology that pairs a beautiful user experience with Run Simple business value. Through the SAP PartnerEdge program for Application Development, partners introduced more than 115 new applications on the SAP Store in 2014 – ranging from mobile apps to cloud and SAP HANA applications.
SAP PartnerEdge challenge showcases partner innovation
Some of these fabulous new apps were showcased in the 2014 SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development Challenge. SAP asked partners to display their most innovative applications geared to help transform customers’ businesses and display the best use of SAP technology. The Challenge – broken into separate tracks for Mobile, SAP HANA Cloud, and SAP HANA – was open to full members of SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development who had placed a new application in the SAP Store by the August 31, 2014 deadline. Winners were announced at Cloud Expo/ Big Data Expo in Santa Clara, USA and SAP TechEd Berlin in November.
For a complete list of winners and finalists, see Winners and Finalists of the 2014 PartnerEdge for Application Development Challenge Series.
Go Mobile! New apps extend the imagination
From more than thirty applications, ten were accepted for the 2014 PartnerEdge for Application Development Challenge for Mobile. The final decisions were made through a global crowd-voting event, joined by SAP employees and members of the general public.
Texas-based firm Innovapptive won the mobile challenge with its entry “Mobile Application Quality Management by Innovapptive.” This application is available on the SAP Store. Finalists included Arteria Technologies Private Limited with the application “mDepot by Arteria Technologies” – also on the SAP Store; and Klouddata with the application “Smart Medical Rep (SMR) by KloudData” – now available on the SAP Store.
Video interview with Hari Kamineni, Innovapptive
Innovapptive brings “instant mobilization” to businesses
Based in Houston, Texas, Innovapptive is an SAP services partner specialized in helping Global 2000 businesses accelerate time-to-market and value through its offering of bundled SAP certified mobile solutions. The company is also a 2014 SAP Pinnacle Awards finalist.
“Innovapptive provides instant mobilization solutions for SAP customers through our suite of configurable SAP certified mobile solutions and a cloud-based mobile application management solution,” says Hari Kamineni, Co-founder and CEO, Innovapptive. “Our unique value proposition to customers is our ability to accelerate customers’ time to market and value by providing solutions that can be rapidly deployed in weeks through our proprietary methodology and technology.”
Innovapptive’s “instant mobilization” offering means businesses can be up and running with mobile solutions quickly and with existing in-house staff. “Innovapptive’s proprietary technology is the Customization and Extensions Cockpit, which is a free of cost add-on that can be quickly implemented on an SAP application, which gives customers the flexibility to customize the mobile applications to fit their unique business requirements through simple SAP configuration,” says Kamineni.
“With this technology, customers are able go mobile in weeks with their existing SAP teams, without the need to hire any additional skill sets to implement and support our SAP mobile solutions.”
Learn more about Innovapptive and take a look at its solution offering in this video.
Top image: SAP
Far left: Clemens Suter-Crazzolara, PhD, Business Development Manager
Far right: Wes Nicol, Head of Mobile Partner First
Second from the left: Hari Kamineni, CEO and Co-founder, Innovapptive
Second from the right: Sundeep Ravande, President and Co-founder, Innovapptive