JAN 11, 2022 | GLOBAL
SAP Joins BSA as New Global Member
SAP joins top trade association focused on enterprise software, digital transformation
WASHINGTON – January 11, 2022 – BSA | The Software Alliance today welcomed SAP as a new global member. Julia White, Chief Marketing and Solutions Officer and member of the Executive Board at SAP SE, will join BSA’s Board of Directors.
“Companies in every industry are increasingly embracing software-powered tools to work more efficiently, increase the speed of innovation, and create previously unimaginable products. Enterprise software companies like SAP are leading the charge on digital transformation,” said Victoria Espinel, President and CEO of BSA | The Software Alliance. “I’m excited to work with SAP and Julia as BSA continues to advocate for policies that encourage the responsible use of tech while allowing innovation to flourish.”
SAP is the market leader in enterprise application software, helping companies of all sizes and in all industries run at their best: 77% of the world’s transaction revenue touches an SAP system. SAP’s business applications and cloud technologies help turn customers’ businesses into intelligent, sustainable enterprises. SAP employs over 100,000 people worldwide and is headquartered in Waldorf, Germany.
“Technology can help every business run better,” said Julia White, Chief Marketing and Solutions Officer at SAP. “However, to fully reap the benefits of innovation, we need to ensure that we have the right guardrails in place so people trust the technology they are using. I’m eager to work with BSA on some of the most pressing policy issues of today—including data privacy, AI regulation, cybersecurity, and digital economy frameworks.”
To learn more about BSA’s policy issues, visit: https://www.bsa.org/policy-issues
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。