WHAT IS SAP?
"SAP ("Systems, Applications & Products in Data Processing") is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations. SAP is headquartered in Walldorf, Baden-Württemberg, with regional offices in 130 countries. The company has over 3,35,000 customers in 190 countries. SAP is the world leader in enterprise software.
According to SAP, 75% of all global business transactions come in contact with an SAP system. The company offers on-premises, cloud and hybrid deployment models, with cloud computing options being the focus for the company's future. On the Forbes 2016 list of ""The World's Biggest Public Companies,"" SAP was ranked the third-largest software and programming company, behind Microsoft and Oracle. SAP is worlds largest vendor of ERP [Enterprise Resource Planning] solutions and demand for SAP Professionals is ever increasing."
Salesforce is a cloud computing company which offers a variety of services (SaaS) and products (PaaS). Salesforce started as Software as a Service (SAAS) CRM company. Salesforce now provides various software solutions and a platform for users and developers to develop and distribute custom software. Salesforce offers cloud services like Sales Cloud which can be used by your organization’s Sales team, Marketing Cloud which can be used by your marketing team, Chatter a social application which your organization can use to connect employees and various other services. It is an application development platform that allows you to develop and deploy custom business applications that are about as configurable and customizable as you can imagine. If you can conceive it, you can achieve it using the salesforce platform. No programming knowledge is required.