Here's all you need to know about SAP Sapphire 09:\n\nFrom CIO.com \n\nSAP Sapphire 2009: Big Show, Big Questions, Big Stakes\nSAP's annual meet-and-greet is underway, and there are key questions about enterprise technology platforms, maintenance fees and future application roadmaps that SAP's executives need to answer. And there's also a new CEO to formally introduce. \n\nSAP: BI Tool Will Help Create "Clear Enterprises"\nCompanies must achieve "clarity" to navigate out of the global recession and SAP intends to help them with its BI (business intelligence) and ERP (enterprise resource planning) software, co-CEO Leo Apotheker said during the opening keynote of SAP's Sapphire conference in Orlando Tuesday. \n\nSAP CEO: New Software Support is a "Game Changer"\nLeo Apotheker, the CEO of SAP has challenged rival software suppliers to match it on the support packages they offer to their customers. \n\nSAP Cofounder Hasso Plattner Promises In-Memory Database Revolution\n"Speed is money," Hasso Plattner, the cofounder of SAP, told customers at the software giant's Sapphire customer and partner event in Orlando.\n\nSAP Expands Business-Intelligence Strategy\nSAP on Monday unveiled software for business intelligence and analytics, areas that are becoming integral to the strategy of the German enterprise applications company. \n\nRimini Street Keeps Cashing in on Half-Off Oracle and SAP Maintenance Fees\nAt SAP's Sapphire show, Rimini Street CEO Seth Ravin expands his quest to provide an alternative maintenance and support service to Oracle's and SAP's -- for half their price. \n\nOne-on-One with SAP "Demo Boy" Ian Kimbell\nMeet the man who can make SAP product demonstrations humorous. Yes, we said humorous. \n\nMy Favorite Tweets from the SAP Sapphire Show 2009\nThe #sapphire09 Twitter topic area served up intriguing tweets all week. Here are some of the most interesting and outrageously funny ones. \n\nFrom Around the Web \n\nDealarchitect.com: SAP's Vision of the Future \n\nAMR Research: SAP BusinessObjects Explorer Is New Star at 20th U.S. SAPPHIRE \n\nRay Wang's SoftwareInsider.com: News Analysis: Rimini Street Launches Third Party Maintenance for SAP\n\nCNBC: Interview with SAP CEO Leo Apotheker \n\nSAP Web 2.0: SAP Social Network Analyzer Prototype \n\nSAP.com: SAP and RIM Announce Availability of Integrated SAP CRM and BlackBerry Solution \n\nZDNet: Understanding SAP's Business byDesign SaaS Strategy\n\nReuters.com: SAP's Cloud Venture Fades as Rivals Gather Pace \n\nEnterprise Matters: SAP's Business ByDesign Lives (And Reuters Gets It Oh So Wrong) \n\nInformationweek.com: Inside SAP's Idled Business ByDesign Suite \n\nFor more on SAP and enterprise software, see the Enterprise Software Unplugged blog. \n\n Do you Tweet? Follow me on Twitter @twailgum. Follow everything from CIO.com on Twitter @CIOonline.