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SAP Germany, Next Business and Technology department @Sophia Antipolis

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SAP has grown to become the world's leading provider of e-business softwaresolutions. With 12 million users, 96,400 installations, and more than 1,500 partners, SAP is the world's largestinter-enterprise software company and the world's third-largest independent software supplier, overall. SAP solutions help enterprises of all sizes around the world to improve customer relationships, enhance partnercollaboration and create efficiencies across their supply chains and business operations. SAP employs about 48.000 people in more than 50 countries. SAP Next Business and Technology department (SNPT, formerly known as SAP Research) is the technology research department of SAP and as an integral part of SAP's R&D activities, SNPT is responsiblefor identifying, researching, understanding, developing and evaluating new and emerging technologies,processes and e-business solutions that strategically influence the future of SAP business applications. SNPTis a Global Business Unit under the direction of SAP AG operating research centres in various countries.These centres are usually co-located with academic partners and/or SAP development units and focus onspecific research topics. 

The collaboration concerns the CoCo Cloud EU FP7 project. The CoCo Cloud project aims at designing and developing a framework enabling the writing, understanding, analysis, management, enforcement and dissolution of data sharing agreements, going from high level descriptions (close to natural language) to system enforceable data usage policies. CoCo Cloud will consider the most appropriate enforcing mechanisms depending on the underlying infrastructure and context for enforcing such data usage policies. The main aim of this collaboration concerns the design and implementation of the framework for continuous policy enforcement on mobile devices.


Aliaksandr Lazouski

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Start of collaboration: 2013