The new Mercedes EQ Formula E Team has announced its first technology partnership with SAP. In a long-term collaborative venture, the leader in enterprise software is set to become the official Business Performance Partner of the team which will join the world’s only all-electric Formula racing series in Season 6 (2019/20).
SAP and the Mercedes EQ Formula E Team will jointly develop and deploy new innovative technologies to support the racing team in their work, providing back-office solutions and other SAP technologies from the company’s extensive portfolio.
SAP and Mercedes engineers will also use SAP HANA® to develop engineering solutions to help them analyze the large volumes of data from the Formula E racing cars and monitor their overall performance.
During the co-innovation process, the engineers may also make use of additional components that include the SAP Cloud Platform, the SAP Leonardo digital innovation system, the Internet of Things (IoT) and predictive and machine learning functionalities.
Source : Diamler