The new partnering model supports custom development for co-innovation with customers on SAP technology platforms.
July 29, 2013
SAP has introduced the SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development, designed to empower partners to build, market, and sell software applications on top of SAP technology platforms. A component of the SAP PartnerEdge program, the new business model will provide access to all relevant SAP technologies in one simplified framework under a single, global contract. SAP made this announcement at the SAP Americas Partner Leadership Summit, running on July 28 to 31 in Miami.
Available for a low annual fee, SAP PartnerEdge for Application Development is designed to allow partners to choose from a set of innovation packs from SAP, including the SAP HANA platform, the SAP HANA Cloud Platform, the SAP Mobile Platform, databases from SAP, and the SAP NetWeaver platform. The innovation packs contain technology-specific license rights, resources, and services, and are designed to support custom development for co-innovation with customers.
Participating partners will be able to get go-to-market support, including the SAP partner logo, free application reviews, and the ability to leverage SAP Store, the online channel from SAP for enterprise applications and services. The program also offers a resell option, enabling partners to bundle and sell technology runtime licenses with their applications.
All information, assets, services, and interaction options with SAP are accessible via the Application Development Partner Center at http://www.sapadpc.com SAP P.artnerEdge for Application Development also offers a free exploration membership for 12 months that provides a limited access to assets of the track.
For more information, visit http://www.sap.com.