SAP is a shortened version of Systeme Anwendungen und Produkte in der Datenverarbeitung, in English this can be translated into Systems, Applications and Products in Data Processing. SAP is a specialist IT software development company that has a focus on business software. In fact it is the worlds biggest business software company.
SAP is a worldwide company and operates in all the major economies of the world.SAP was orginally started in Germany in 1972, and at present its headquarters are in Walldorf Germany. SAP was instrumental in the development of ERP Which stands for Enterprise Resource Planning.