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Global ERP giant SAP has announced two changes to its executive board in order to spur its quest to shift customers to the cloud. Thomas Saueressig serves as the German company's CIO and has led product engineering since 2016, but he is to depart these technical roles to lead the newly created board area. This is designed to …

  1. elsergiovolador Silver badge

    Peter principle

    The Peter principle is a concept in management developed by Laurence J. Peter which observes that people in a hierarchy tend to rise to "a level of respective incompetence": employees are promoted based on their success in previous jobs until they reach a level at which they are no longer competent, as skills in one job do not necessarily translate to another.

    1. Anonymous Coward
      Anonymous Coward

      Re: Peter principle

      They definitely have a tin-ear with this continuance of Cloud-Uber-Alles.

  2. ChoHag Silver badge

    SAP to launch its Customer Services department on April 1st?

    Talk about burying the lede...

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