SAP et City Football Group s’associent pour porter le ballon rond dans le Cloud

07/07/15 par La Rédaction 0

Nouveau partenariat mondial SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud visant à accompagner City Football Group dans la simplification de ses activités opérationnelles, dans l’engagement des fans et dans l’optimisation des performances de ses équipes et notamment Manchester City Football Club

MANCHESTER, England

  • SAP et City Football Group ont conclu un partenariat marketing et technologique de plusieurs années à l’échelle mondiale visant à faire évoluer la façon dont le groupe et ses équipes de football travaillent
  • SAP et City Football Group ont conclu un partenariat marketing et technologique de plusieurs années à l’échelle mondiale visant à faire évoluer la façon dont le groupe et ses équipes de football travaillent
  • SAP devient le partenaire Cloud officiel et le conseiller technologique de City Football Group et de ses quatre clubs dont Manchester City FC (équipes masculine et féminine), New York City FC, Melbourne City FC et Yokohama F. Marinos
    • SAP devient le partenaire Cloud officiel et le conseiller technologique de City Football Group et de ses quatre clubs dont Manchester City FC (équipes masculine et féminine), New York City FC, Melbourne City FC et Yokohama F. Marinos
      • City Football Group et ses clubs vont adopter différentes solutions Cloud mettant à profit toute la puissance de SAP HANA afin de :
      • Se développer plus rapidement à l’internationale et améliorer l’efficacité opérationnelle au sein de ses clubs
      • Enrichir l’expérience de fans dans les stades du groupe CFG à travers le monde avec notamment la présence d’un mur digital dans l’Etihad Stadium pour partager les statistiques des joueurs en temps réel
      • Co-innover avec SAP pour améliorer la performance sportive de l’équipe et la gestion et ainsi apporter le meilleur aux futures versions de la solution
        SAP Sports One
      • City Football Group et ses clubs vont adopter différentes solutions Cloud mettant à profit toute la puissance de SAP HANA afin de :
      • Se développer plus rapidement à l’internationale et améliorer l’efficacité opérationnelle au sein de ses clubs
      • Enrichir l’expérience de fans dans les stades du groupe CFG à travers le monde avec notamment la présence d’un mur digital dans l’Etihad Stadium pour partager les statistiques des joueurs en temps réel
      • Co-innover avec SAP pour améliorer la performance sportive de l’équipe et la gestion et ainsi apporter le meilleur aux futures versions de la solution
        SAP Sports One

      Le partenariat avec City Football Group vient enrichir les relations de SAP avec le monde du football et s’inscrit pleinement dans la stratégie de SAP visant à mettre en avant ses solutions innovantes au service des métiers du sport

      Le partenariat avec City Football Group vient enrichir les relations de SAP avec le monde du football et s’inscrit pleinement dans la stratégie de SAP visant à mettre en avant ses solutions innovantes au service des métiers du sport

      Lire le communiqué complet en anglais “SAP and City Football Group Take “The Beautiful Game” Into the Cloud

      Lire le communiqué complet en anglais “SAP and City Football Group Take “The Beautiful Game” Into the Cloud

      New Global Partnership powered by SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud to Help CFG Simplify Operations, Enhance Fan Engagement and Improve Player Performance for Teams, Including Manchester City Football Club

      New Global Partnership powered by SAP HANA Enterprise Cloud to Help CFG Simplify Operations, Enhance Fan Engagement and Improve Player Performance for Teams, Including Manchester City Football Club

      SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and City Football Group (CFG) today announced a global, multiyear marketing and technology partnership that will transform the way the ownership group and its football teams operate and perform, from the boardroom to the pitch. SAP will become the official “Cloud Software Provider” and a trusted technology advisor of City Football Group and its four clubs around the world, including Manchester City FC (Men and Women), New York City FC, Melbourne City FC and Yokohama F. Marinos.

      SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) and City Football Group (CFG) today announced a global, multiyear marketing and technology partnership that will transform the way the ownership group and its football teams operate and perform, from the boardroom to the pitch. SAP will become the official “Cloud Software Provider” and a trusted technology advisor of City Football Group and its four clubs around the world, including Manchester City FC (Men and Women), New York City FC, Melbourne City FC and Yokohama F. Marinos.

      “City Football Group is one of the most innovative and technology-driven football organizations in the world,” said Bill McDermott, CEO and member of the Executive Board of SAP SE. “We are so proud that SAP HANA and our cloud solutions will be enabling City Football Group’s vision for supporting the players and coaches while completely reinventing the fan experience.”

      “City Football Group is one of the most innovative and technology-driven football organizations in the world,” said Bill McDermott, CEO and member of the Executive Board of SAP SE. “We are so proud that SAP HANA and our cloud solutions will be enabling City Football Group’s vision for supporting the players and coaches while completely reinventing the fan experience.”

      City Football Group and its clubs will implement a wide variety of cloud-based solutions powered by the SAP HANA platform with the aim to simplify their world-wide operations, scale their business, increase productivity and enhance the fan experience. Another key element of the partnership will be the collaboration to co-innovate and develop new applications to analyze and improve performance on the field for players and coaches.

      City Football Group and its clubs will implement a wide variety of cloud-based solutions powered by the SAP HANA platform with the aim to simplify their world-wide operations, scale their business, increase productivity and enhance the fan experience. Another key element of the partnership will be the collaboration to co-innovate and develop new applications to analyze and improve performance on the field for players and coaches.

      Khaldoon al Mubarak, Chairman of City Football Group, commented, “This partnership is as important as it is broad, stretching across all entities within the City Football Group. In SAP we have found a technology partner that is committed globally to our businesses and one that shares our constant drive for innovation. Our common ambition is to create groundbreaking football specific technology solutions and products and I have every confidence that we will be successful.”

      Khaldoon al Mubarak, Chairman of City Football Group, commented, “This partnership is as important as it is broad, stretching across all entities within the City Football Group. In SAP we have found a technology partner that is committed globally to our businesses and one that shares our constant drive for innovation. Our common ambition is to create groundbreaking football specific technology solutions and products and I have every confidence that we will be successful.”

      Business Operations To further expand globally and improve operational efficiencies across all clubs, City Football Group will utilize cloud solutions from SAP, including SuccessFactors solutions, the SAP Jam social software platform and the SAP Simple Finance solution powered by SAP HANA, to enhance talent management and HR processes and drive more collaboration worldwide. Analytics solutions from SAP, including SAP Predictive Analytics software and SAP BusinessObjects business intelligence solutions, will be the center of CFG’s new information infrastructure to put “information at your fingertips” in order to analyze and simulate all data from ticketing to merchandising to allow decision makers across the organization to make faster and more informed decisions.

      Business Operations To further expand globally and improve operational efficiencies across all clubs, City Football Group will utilize cloud solutions from SAP, including SuccessFactors solutions, the SAP Jam social software platform and the SAP Simple Finance solution powered by SAP HANA, to enhance talent management and HR processes and drive more collaboration worldwide. Analytics solutions from SAP, including SAP Predictive Analytics software and SAP BusinessObjects business intelligence solutions, will be the center of CFG’s new information infrastructure to put “information at your fingertips” in order to analyze and simulate all data from ticketing to merchandising to allow decision makers across the organization to make faster and more informed decisions.

      Fan Engagement
      A variety of SAP solutions will be leveraged to enhance the fan experience in CFG team stadiums around the world, including an interactive digital insights wall at the Etihad Stadium that will bring real-time analytics and insights to fans attending matches. SAP and CFG will change the way that fans of CFG teams access and consume football data, allowing them to look at the game differently and understand it in the most relevant way. To provide an even better experience for fans, CFG will use SAP solutions for customer engagement and commerce and customer experience management software from hybris, an SAP company.

      Fan Engagement
      A variety of SAP solutions will be leveraged to enhance the fan experience in CFG team stadiums around the world, including an interactive digital insights wall at the Etihad Stadium that will bring real-time analytics and insights to fans attending matches. SAP and CFG will change the way that fans of CFG teams access and consume football data, allowing them to look at the game differently and understand it in the most relevant way. To provide an even better experience for fans, CFG will use SAP solutions for customer engagement and commerce and customer experience management software from hybris, an SAP company.

      Player and Team Performance
      Looking forward, City Football Group will co-innovate with SAP on new technological enhancements in the areas of talent management, football performance and human performance for future versions of the SAP Sports One Solution. As the first sports-specific cloud solution powered by the SAP HANA platform, SAP Sports One provides users with a single, unified platform to manage their individual teams and players efficiently, as well as analyze and contextualize data from different sources and in various formats for new insights for performance optimization.

      Player and Team Performance
      Looking forward, City Football Group will co-innovate with SAP on new technological enhancements in the areas of talent management, football performance and human performance for future versions of the SAP Sports One Solution. As the first sports-specific cloud solution powered by the SAP HANA platform, SAP Sports One provides users with a single, unified platform to manage their individual teams and players efficiently, as well as analyze and contextualize data from different sources and in various formats for new insights for performance optimization.

      The partnership with CFG builds on a growing portfolio of relationships throughout football around the world and continues SAP’s strategy of working with sporting organizations that showcase SAP technology. Last summer, SAP and the German National Team (DFB) co-innovated on the development of SAP Match Insights, using SAP HANA, which enabled the team to collect and analyze player data during training to help them secure their fourth World Cup Championship. Outside of football, SAP transforms sport by successfully collaborating with a number of well-known sports organizations and associations in ice hockey, sailing, golf, Formula 1 racing, cricket, American football, baseball, tennis and basketball.

      The partnership with CFG builds on a growing portfolio of relationships throughout football around the world and continues SAP’s strategy of working with sporting organizations that showcase SAP technology. Last summer, SAP and the German National Team (DFB) co-innovated on the development of SAP Match Insights, using SAP HANA, which enabled the team to collect and analyze player data during training to help them secure their fourth World Cup Championship. Outside of football, SAP transforms sport by successfully collaborating with a number of well-known sports organizations and associations in ice hockey, sailing, golf, Formula 1 racing, cricket, American football, baseball, tennis and basketball.

      For more information, visit the SAP News Center and the SAP Global Sponsorships website. Follow SAP on Twitter at @sapnews and @SAPsports.

      For more information, visit the SAP News Center and the SAP Global Sponsorships website. Follow SAP on Twitter at @sapnews and @SAPsports.

      About City Football Group
      City Football Group is the owner of a number of football related businesses with global relevance. These include high profile professional football clubs, academies, technical support and marketing companies. CFG’s clubs include Premier League Title Winners 2013-14 Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC of the A-League and MLS Franchise New York City Football Club, due to begin its inaugural season in March 2015. CFG is also a minority shareholder in Yokohama F. Marinos of the J-League. The common aim across all clubs is to provide the best possible experience and an unmatched opportunity for fans and communities to participate in, and benefit from, football at both a local and global level. The Group’s support companies- City Football Services and City Football Marketing- operate from a number of offices around the world in support of the Group’s clubs, associate organisations and customer organisations. City Football Services shares footballing IP and “know-how” to recruit, develop, train and win. City Football Marketing creates media, marketing and fan engagement properties to support the commercial development of clubs and their partners.

      About City Football Group
      City Football Group is the owner of a number of football related businesses with global relevance. These include high profile professional football clubs, academies, technical support and marketing companies. CFG’s clubs include Premier League Title Winners 2013-14 Manchester City FC, Melbourne City FC of the A-League and MLS Franchise New York City Football Club, due to begin its inaugural season in March 2015. CFG is also a minority shareholder in Yokohama F. Marinos of the J-League. The common aim across all clubs is to provide the best possible experience and an unmatched opportunity for fans and communities to participate in, and benefit from, football at both a local and global level. The Group’s support companies- City Football Services and City Football Marketing- operate from a number of offices around the world in support of the Group’s clubs, associate organisations and customer organisations. City Football Services shares footballing IP and “know-how” to recruit, develop, train and win. City Football Marketing creates media, marketing and fan engagement properties to support the commercial development of clubs and their partners.

      City Football Group is wholly owned by Abu Dhabi United Group (ADUG). ADUG is an investment and development company privately owned by His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

      City Football Group is wholly owned by Abu Dhabi United Group (ADUG). ADUG is an investment and development company privately owned by His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

      City Football Group’s headquarters are in Manchester and it has offices in Abu Dhabi, London, New York, Melbourne and Tokyo.

      City Football Group’s headquarters are in Manchester and it has offices in Abu Dhabi, London, New York, Melbourne and Tokyo.

      About SAP
      As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 291,000 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. For more information, visit www.sap.com.
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      About SAP
      As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP (NYSE: SAP) helps companies of all sizes and industries run better. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable more than 291,000 customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably. For more information, visit www.sap.com.
      Any statements contained in this document that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words such as “anticipate,” “believe,” “estimate,” “expect,” “forecast,” “intend,” “may,” “plan,” “project,” “predict,” “should” and “will” and similar expressions as they relate to SAP are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. SAP undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations. The factors that could affect SAP’s future financial results are discussed more fully in SAP’s filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), including SAP’s most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F filed with the SEC. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as 2015 SAP SE. All rights reserved.
      SAP and other SAP products and services mentioned herein as well as their respective logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP SE in Germany and other countries. Please see http://www.sap.com/corporate-en/legal/copyright/index.epx#trademark for additional trademark information and notices.
      Note to editors:
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      For customers interested in learning more about SAP products: Global Customer Center: +49 180 534-34-24
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      For more information, press only:
      Bonnie Rothenstein, SAP, +1 (610) 661-8867, bonnie.rothenstein@sap.com, EDT
      Steve Hickok, FleishmanHillard for SAP, +1 (917) 225 3445, steve.hickok@fleishman.com, EDT SAP News Center press room; press@sap.com
      Toby Craig, City Football Group, +44 77 10 380 248, toby.craig@cityfootball.com, GMT
      Fraser Walters, Edelman for City Football Group, + 44 7792 788 483, fraser.walters@edelman.com, GMT

      For more information, press only:
      Bonnie Rothenstein, SAP, +1 (610) 661-8867, bonnie.rothenstein@sap.com, EDT
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      Toby Craig, City Football Group, +44 77 10 380 248, toby.craig@cityfootball.com, GMT
      Fraser Walters, Edelman for City Football Group, + 44 7792 788 483, fraser.walters@edelman.com, GMT

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