SAP, which recently raised its 2011 guidance, is seeing strong demand for its Hana software for...

|About: SAP AG (SAP)|By:, SA News Editor
SAP, which recently raised its 2011 guidance, is seeing strong demand for its Hana software for analyzing real-time business data. Hana allows SAP to profit from the much-hyped "big data" trend, and gives it a means of competing with ORCL and IBM's integrated hardware/software offerings; the latter reported strong analytics sales during its Q2 CC.