The SAP University Competence Center (UCC) at Technical University of Munich (TUM) is the core project of the Research Group.
It is an established Education as a Service (EaaS) provider that offers enterprise systems and technology platforms as a service for teaching, research and co-innovation within the SAP University Alliances (UA) program, SAP Next-Gen program and the SAP Young Thinkers initiative. Beyond that, it covers educational aspects such as providing ready-to-use teaching and learning environments as well as curricula for these software and platform services. The SAP UCC at TUM provides more than 40 educational services bundles, such as access to SAP HANA platform for teaching development and analytics, or an SAP S/4HANA system for teaching integrated business processes in the digital transformation. One of the main purposes in its research activities is to develop innovative and competency-based curricula and teaching methods in the fields of Digital Transformation, Internet-of-Things (IoT), and Industry 4.0.
Besides this project, Wittges Research Group has a joint collaboration with IBM SE on the development an provisioning of OpenPower-based AI services.