SAP HANA False Claims

How SAP Copied the VW Condescension Argument with HANA

Executive Summary When VW denied its emission cheating, it used the condescension argument. SAP deployed this same strategy against those that questioned their claims around HANA. Introduction When SAP began aggressively promoting HANA around 2012, it made an enormous number of false claims. VW did something very similar with its supposedly new “clean diesel” technology….

SAP HANA False Claims

Is Bärbel Winkler Correct the Brightwork SAP Layoff Article Was Fake News?

Executive Summary Barbel Winkler of Alfred Kärcher SE & Co. KG stated that Brightwork created fake news with its layoff and HANA coverage. We analyze this article for logic and information provided. Introduction Several months ago, we wrote the article SAP’s Layoffs and a Brightwork Warning on HANA, which went viral and brought down our…

SAP HANA False Claims

The Chalfen Accuracy Checker: A Study into Mark Chalfen’s Accuracy on S/4HANA and SOH

Executive Summary For years Mark Chalfen provided information about HANA, S/4HANA, and SOH to the market. This is a study that measure’s Mark Chalfen’s accuracy. Introduction Mark Chalfen of Bluefin Solutions published several blog posts around S/4HANA, SOH, and also HANA. This study was created to catalogue many (but certainly not all) of Chalfen’s statements…

SAP HANA False Claims

How Accurate Was SAP on ERP SD Is No Longer a Transaction Processing Module?

Executive Summary SAP proposed that the SD benchmark is no longer applicable because the way that customers used SD has changed. We review the accuracy of this claim. Introduction SAP’s stance on SD benchmarks is curious. In this article, we will review the history and accuracy of SAP’s claim regarding benchmark applicability. The Position of…