|| rom Walldorf to Wall Street: The SAP Success Story
As the world's leading provider of business software*, SAP (which stands for "Systems, Applications, and Products in Data Processing") delivers products and services that help accelerate business innovation for our customers. We believe that doing so will unleash growth and create significant new value – for our customers, SAP, and ultimately, entire industries and the economy at large. Today, customers in more than 120 countries run SAP applications – from distinct solutions addressing the needs of small businesses and midsize companies to suite offerings for global organizations.
Founded in 1972, SAP has a rich history of innovation and growth as a true industry leader. SAP currently has sales and development locations in more than 50 countries worldwide and is listed on several exchanges, including the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and NYSE under the symbol "SAP".
Helping Companies Become Best-Run Businesses
Our vision is for companies of all sizes to become best-run businesses. In today's challenging business environment, best-run companies have clarity across all aspects of their business, which allows them to act quickly with increased insight, efficiency and flexibility. By using SAP solutions, companies of all sizes – including small businesses and midsize companies – can reduce costs, optimise performance and gain the insight and agility needed to close the gap between strategy and execution. To help our customers to get the most out of their IT investments so that they can maximise their business performance, our professionals deliver the highest level of service and support.