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Re: what does SAP stand for?

From: Frank van Bortel <frank.van.bortel_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 18 May 2006 19:37:56 +0200
Message-ID: <e4ib9u$34b$1@news6.zwoll1.ov.home.nl>


Jerome Vitalis schreef:
> On Thu, 18 May 2006 04:18:18 -0700, wv9557 wrote:
>

>> what does SAP stand for?

>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/SAP_AG
>
> "SAP was founded in 1972 as Systemanalyse und Programmentwicklung by five
> former IBM engineers in Mannheim, Germany. The acronym was later changed
> to stand for Systeme, Anwendungen und Produkte in der Datenverarbeitung
> ("Systems, Applications And Products in Data Processing") and since the
> 2005 annual general meeting the company's official name is just SAP AG."

And in case someone starts wondering:
AG stands for Aktien Gesellschaft

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Frank van Bortel

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Received on Thu May 18 2006 - 12:37:56 CDT

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