SAP AppHaus Network is a global community of multi-disciplinary teams of designers, domain experts, design thinking coaches, & enterprise architects promoting creativity, innovation, and technology. It has 22 locations with 17 partners, with Cape Town planned as the 18th and 1st African partner. SAP AppHaus offers a framework for companies to establish a culture of innovation and focus on the five key enablers: People, Process, Place, Leadership, and Technology.
SAP uses a Human-Centered approach for innovation to covert business data into customer value. AppHaus aims to leverage SAP technologies to help customers transform and sustain their enterprises. SAP is currently engaging potential partners for the Cape Town AppHaus, to apply the Design Thinking approach. Furthermore, the SAP Business Technology Platform enables customers to respond to market demands with agility and lay the groundwork for ongoing innovation.