In this JD-OD special, guest host John Appleby talks mobile with Nick Brown, SVP Mobile Strategy, SAP. Filmed at the SAP Influencer Summit in Boston, John asks Nick about SAP’s mobile progress in 2011 and whether SAP’s mobile strategy is providing value to customers.

The guys also dig into SAP’s new approaches to mobile pricing, including the Sybase Unwired Platform (SUP) runtime license. Nick also responds to John’s questions about expanding the mobile developer ecosystem and how SAP plans to reduce the barriers to entry for developers in 2012.

Show Notes

:15 Nick’s role at SAP

:45 Assessing SAP’s mobile progress in 2011

2:10 Where are SAP customers at with mobile?

3:40 Is it fair to charge existing SAP customers for mobile extensions?

5:25 The new SUP run time pricing model

7:45 Extending mobility to the developer ecosystem

10:55 Will SAP reduce barriers to entry for developers in 2011?