Coffee Corner Radio

Coffee Corner Radio
This podcast is for the SAP community provided to you by community members. The podcast will provide content from the community in a audible format for you to consume whenever and wherever suits you.

The Current State of SAP Cloud Platform
Oct 2 • 46 min
Matthias Steiner and Tobias Hofmann are talking with Martin Fischer about the current state of SAP Cloud Platform and some room of improvement mainly from a customer and partner developer’s perspective. Here are some links which we mention during our…
Episode 43 - Devops in SAP
Aug 27 • 72 min
Thanks to Sascha Junkert, Ethan Jewett and Chris Kernaghan to spare their time to talk to Martin and Jakob about Devops in SAP. Make sure to checkout the devtoberfest as announced in the podcast Also if you are curious to see what Jakob was babbling about…
Episode 42 - State of SAP Talk with Holger Müller
Aug 2 • 48 min
Holger Müller and Martin talked again about the recent news around SAP. They covered the news around Jennifer Morgan, SAPPHIRE NOW and the Corona Warn App. Just to name a few… —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 41 - German Corona Warn App
Jun 29 • 56 min
SAP and Deutsche Telekom develop the German Corona Warn App. In this episode Martin interviewed Thomas Kowark and Sebastian Wolf who are members of the project team about this very special project. Here are some links: Official website of the Corona Warn…
Episode 40 - SAP Online Track
Jun 22 • 49 min
This episode brings you the organisers of the first ever SAP Online Track and a bit more depth behind the scenes on how they managed to pull off a 24 hour event all done in their spare time with their passion for the SAP Community. —- Send in a voice…
Episode 39: SAP CAP and the first community conference re>≡CAP
May 26 • 53 min
In this episode Martin (@cyclingfisch) chatted with Volker Buzek (@vobu), Gregor Wolf (@wolf_gregor)and Christian Braukmüller (@cbasis) about the SAP Cloud Application Programming Model (CAP) and the first virtual community conference about CAP which is…
Episode 38: SAP’s and Microsoft’s Project “Embrace”
May 19 • 42 min
In October 2019, SAP and Microsoft announced project “Embrace” At that time it was not really clear what it means from technical and architectual perspective. Now things are getting clearer. Martin (@cyclingfisch) talked with Holger Bruchelt, Microsoft…
Episode 37: Another “State of SAP” interview with Holger Mueller
Apr 4 • 37 min
Martin had the honor again to talk with Holger Mueller, Analyst with Constellation Research, about the “State of SAP”. It’s the third interview with Holger. Again the topic was about board and strategy changes at SAP. The interview was also published on…
Episode 36: Working from home with Colleen Hebbert and Graham Robbinson
Apr 3 • 50 min
This episode will bring back a few familiar voices to discuss the topic “working from home”, which is the new norm because of Corona Virus. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 35: Where are the women in the SAP Community?
Feb 5 • 43 min
In this episode we speak to Anne Kathrine Petteroe about her presentation from last years Teched about the missing women in the SAP community and diversity. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 34: Thomas Jung’s new role as Head of Developer Advocacy at SAP
Jan 21 • 44 min
You may have heard that as of this month (Jan 2020) Thomas Jung has taken on a new role at SAP as Head of Developer Advocacy. In this episode Simon chats to Thomas about his new role and gets some insights about what to expect from Thomas and his team in…
Episode 33: Trip back through 2019 and what’s to come in 2020.
Dec 5, 2019 • 42 min
Take a trip with us looking back at 2019 and discussion on expectations for 2020. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 32: Deep Dive into the planned Fiori conversion for S/4HANA with David Shields and Matt Harding
Oct 23, 2019 • 24 min
In this episode, friend of the podcast, most southerly SAP Mentor and our podcast music creator Matt Harding takes a deep dive into the planned Fiori conversion for S/4HANA at Hydro Tasmania with David Shields. Here’s the link to the accompanying blog…
Episode 31: SAP TechEd Barcelona 2019 SAP Extension Factory Deep Dive with Rui Nogueira and Gregor Wolf
Oct 11, 2019 • 54 min
In this episode, which we recorded after day 3 of SAP TechEd Barcelona 2019, Rui Nogueira explaines SAP Extension Factory and Kyma in detail. Gregor Wolf and Martin Fischer are discussing with him the various options it offers to build extensions to SAP…
Episode 30: SAP TechEd Barcelona 2019 - Recap Day 1
Oct 9, 2019 • 62 min
In this episode Martin (@cyclingfisch) talks with the SAP Mentors Gregor Wolf (@wolf_gregor), Hendrik Neumann (@h_neumann) and Wouter Lemaire (@wouter_lemaire) about the first day of SAP TechEd Barcelona. After talking about the keynote, it went a rather…
Episode 29: Interview with Holger Mueller about TechEd season
Oct 7, 2019 • 57 min
Holger Mueller (@holgermu) , analyst with Constellation Research Inc. talked with Martin (@cyclingfisch) about the conference season. They focused on TechEd, but also talked about the DSAG anual conference, Oracle Open World and more. —- Send in a voice…
SAP Teched season and CPILINT - Interviews with Sachin Nagal and Morten Wittrock
Sep 25, 2019 • 31 min
This episode brings you a few more impressions and expectations for SAP Teched with Sachin Nagal and Morten Wittrock. We also discuss Morten’s new open source project CPILINT, which is a linting tool for SAP Cloud Integration. Make sure to head to the…
Podbite Wrap-up from Success Connect with Chris Paine
Sep 21, 2019 • 8 min
Thanks very much to Chris, Paul Ryan and Alistair Elliott for the contribution. This podbite is a wrap up from SuccessConnect in Las Vegas 2019. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 27 - Teched warmup for Las Vegas and Bangalore
Sep 20, 2019 • 31 min
This episode brings you a new co-host on the show as well as interviews with Mahesh Kumar Palavelli, Lucia Subatin and Diego Dora. We discuss expectations for the upcoming techeds and the SAP Community in general. Special mentions of the unconference can…
Warmup for Teched Season
Sep 11, 2019 • 28 min
This episode we speak to Mike Doyle and Ronnie Sletta about their expectations and sessions at Teched. Link to trivia blogpost —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 25: Live from the Sydney Convention Centre & SAP Stammtisch Sydney
Sep 5, 2019 • 39 min
We recorded a couple of chats with Alistair Templeton, Graham Robinson and Chris Paine at the SAP Stammtisch Sydney after the SAP Australian User Group Summit. Jakob and I discuss the topics raised and even manage a quick SAP Trivia Quiz at the end of the…
Episode 24 - They are the Enterprise Geeks!
Aug 15, 2019 • 48 min
In this episode Simon sits down with Thomas, Dan, Rich and Craig, four of the original Enterprise Geeks. The guys share their memories from when they started the Enterprise Geeks back in 2008 and we even get to go off in a classic egghead tangent. Enjoy!…
Episode 23 - The actual Coffee Corner on the SAP Community
Jul 11, 2019 • 30 min
This episode Simon and I look into the SAP Coffee Corner on the community. Our discussion takes us to topics from Lego to CO2 emissions to learning from your mistakes. So grab a coffee and enjoy the show. Discussions mentioned on the show: Greetings, LEGO…
Episode 22 - SAP Champions
Jun 28, 2019 • 39 min
In this episode Martin and Jakob sit down with Craig Cmehil head of the SAP Community programs and discuss the new SAP Champions program. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 21 - UI5 with Michael Graf and Tobias Hofmann
Jun 10, 2019 • 37 min
This episode Martin Fischer is joined by Michael Graf and Tobias Hoffmann to talk about the UI5 framework and UI5con. Links: Flush game - Openui5 SDK - Sample library -…
Episode 20 - Engage with the SAP Community with Phil Cooley
May 21, 2019 • 34 min
This episode we catch up with Phil Cooley and talk about his recent blog: Like….Follow….Comment….Repeat….Like….Follow…..Comment and the SAP Community in general on different initiatives we believe could benefit the community. Please check out the Native…
Episode 19 - Day 3 Sapphire 2019
May 10, 2019 • 28 min
The final day from SAP Sapphire 2019. Listen to our chat with the SAP Mentors as well as a couple of interviews on the show floor as we wrap up from the event. —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 18 - Day 2 Sapphire 2019
May 8, 2019 • 42 min
Day 2 from SAP Sapphire 2019. Listen to our chat with the SAP Mentors and find out about all the action from Day 2. Stay tuned for our final episode from Sapphire tomorrow. Enjoy! —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 17 - Day 1 Sapphire 2019
May 7, 2019 • 29 min
Day 1 from SAP Sapphire 2019. Listen to our chat with the SAP Mentors and community members Goran and Mohammed who we chatted to on the show floor. Stay tuned for Day 2 recap tomorrow. Enjoy! —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode 16 - Pre Sapphire 2019
May 7, 2019 • 29 min
In this episode Jakob and I reflect on our first day at SAP Sapphire 2019 in Orlando Florida. We catch up with community members from SAP and the SAP Mentors who share their expectations for the upcoming Sapphire conference. Stay tuned for our daily…
Episode 15 - Future of SAP with the change of board of directors
Apr 5, 2019 • 39 min
This episode brings a new host on the show. Please welcome Martin Fischer! He interviews Holger Mueller on topics concerning the change of board of directors as well as the roadmap for SAP. Holger recently published an article on the subject. —- Send in a…
Episode 14 - Espresso Martinis at SAP Stammtisch Sydney
Mar 21, 2019 • 19 min
In this episode I sit down with Colleen Hebbert, Graham Robinson and Chris Rae at the SAP Stammtisch in Sydney and we discuss the recent Mastering SAP event and other top of mind topics in the SAP Community. Sit back with your favourite beverage and…
Episode 13 - How Eclipse saved the day with Florian Henninger
Feb 15, 2019 • 39 min
In this podcast Simon and I interview Florian Henninger for a talk about Eclipse and Abap in Eclipse. What made him do the shift. This episode is packed with tips and tricks about Eclipse and also some of the drawbacks. We hope you will enjoy it. —- Send…
Podbite 13 - Monday morning thoughts: rethinking like the Web by DJ Adams
Feb 3, 2019 • 16 min
In this post, I revisit some principles that help us “think like the web” and think about them in the context of today’s SAP technology landscape and community. —- Send in a voice message:
Podbite 12 - Monday Morning Thoughts: Longevity and Loose Coupling by DJ Adams
Jan 28, 2019 • 16 min
A recording of a blog post by DJ Adams from 12th of November 2018. In this post, I think about the importance of core technologies, and how the arrival of functions-as-a-service might be merely the next incarnation of an idea that’s existed for a while.…
Episode 12 - Interview with Nabheet Madan
Jan 14, 2019 • 29 min
This episode I catch up with Nabheet Madan for a look back on 2018 and ahead to 2019. Also we talk about inspirations and his great example of 100 days of QA. Blogs mentioned on the show can be found here: Abap a special snowflake Monday Morning Thoughts…
Episode 11: SAP Inside Track (SIT) Council with Svea Becker
Nov 18, 2018 • 19 min
In this episode Simon chats with Svea Becker - SAP Community Advocate for SAP Community Events. They discuss SAP Inside Tracks, Stammtisch and the new SIT Council. Enjoy! —- Send in a voice message:
Podbite 11 - Monday morning thoughts by DJ adams: On starting blogging
Nov 9, 2018 • 9 min
In this post, I think about what it is that made me start blogging, and about the reasons to start blogging that might resonate with you, if you’ve not yet made that step Blog:…
Episode 10: Live from SAP TechEd Barcelona - Day 2 Recap
Oct 25, 2018 • 31 min
Back for Day 2 of SAP TechEd in Barcelona! Join our community podcasters Gregor, Christian, Martin, Tom and Wouter for their wrap up of Day 2 #ForTheCommunityByTheCommunity —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 9: Live from SAP TechEd Barcelona - Day 1 Recap
Oct 24, 2018 • 36 min
In this episode Gregor Wolf, Tom Cenens, Wouter Lemaire, Christian Drumm and Martin Fischer recap the first day of SAP TechEd in Barcelona. Enjoy! #ForTheCommunityByTheCommunity —- Send in a voice message:
Podbite 10 - Monday morning thoughts: Big school and community by DJ Adams
Oct 23, 2018 • 11 min
In this post, I think about my experience going from primary school to secondary school – “big school”, how that parallels our collective move from on-prem to the cloud, and how the community is more important than ever in this transition. Link to…
Episode 8: Live from SAP TechEd Las Vegas 2018
Oct 9, 2018 • 28 min
In this episode we are live from Las Vegas. I sit down with DJ Adams, Al Templeton, Adrian Vaughan, Mike Doyle, Matt Harding, Andre Leidenfrost and John Patterson to discuss SAP TechEd Las Vegas 2018. —- Send in a voice message:…
Podbite 9 - Monday Morning Thoughts by DJ Adams: Imposter Syndrome
Oct 7, 2018 • 7 min
In this post I think about the impostor syndrome, how it relates to me, and one of the possible causes. Link: —- Send in a voice message:…
Episode 7: Continuous Learning
Sep 28, 2018 • 54 min
In this episode we welcome Colleen Hebbert and Chris Kernaghan to a chat about how to stay on top of your learning as well as juggle your work life balance with a family, travels etc. —- Send in a voice message:…
Podbite 8 - Monday morning thoughts - odata
Sep 23, 2018 • 15 min
DJ Adams is giving us a hand once again and reads out his blog on odata. Full blog here: —- Send in a voice message:
Episode 6 - Back to ITS roots
Sep 11, 2018 • 56 min
This episode jumped to life based on a picture published by Bjoern Goerke about a very special reunion. Think of a time in the early days of the internet, where cloud was in the skies, virtual…
Podbite 7 - SAP Press Subscription service and a competition
Aug 12, 2018 • 16 min
I just realised that SAP Press had subscriptions based on one of their latest tweets. In this podbite I have a chat to Florian Zimniak on what the SAP Press subscription has to offer and he also share’s some exciting news from SAP Press. Give us feedback…
Episode 5: Diversity & Inclusion in the SAP Community
Aug 6, 2018 • 39 min
In this episode Jakob and Simon chat with Jamie Cantrell and Jason Cao about diversity, inclusion and the mindset we all need to have for a healthy SAP Community. Show Links:…
Episode 4: ABAP - The Special Snowflake with Nigel & Graham
Jul 16, 2018 • 48 min
In this episode we chat with Nigel James and Graham Robinson both long time SAP Community members about Nigel’s recent Blog titled ABAP - The Special Snowflake We discuss ABAPGit, the importance…
Pod Bite 6 - 5 Reasons for SAP Cloud Platform by Bjoern Goerke
Jul 11, 2018 • 7 min
In this pod bite Jakob will read the blog post published on the 9th of July by Bjoern Goerke. He is going through why the SAP Cloud Platform is an essential piece of SAP’s offering to help customer innovate. Link to the blog is here:…
Pod bite 5 - DJ Adams - interview with Rui Nogueira
Jun 25, 2018 • 16 min
This podbite brings you and interview done by a good friend of the show DJ Adams. The interviews RUI Nogueira about the new application programming model for SAP Cloud Platform. As a bonus there is a big secret to be revealed in this podbite. We hope you…
Pod Bite 4 - SAP CP at SAPPHIRE 2018 by Murali Shanmugham
Jun 15, 2018 • 13 min
In this quick Pod Bite episode I will read a recent blog post by Murali Shanmugham that covers the many SAP Cloud Platform announcements made at SAP SAPPHIRE 2018. I hope you enjoy it and check out the full blog here:…
Episode 3 Interview with Craig Cmehil
May 31, 2018 • 39 min
This episode brings you an interview with Craig Cmehil, who is the new head of the SAP community and Mentor program. We discuss his blog: as well as touches the blogs from Graham Robbinson:…
Pod Bite 2 - What do I want from SCN? by Graham Robinson
May 29, 2018 • 7 min
In this episode I read a recent blog post by SCN Elder and fellow SAP Mentor Graham Robinson. Graham tells us what he wants to see from SCN in 2018. Enjoy! Here’s the link to Graham’s blog in it’s full glory:…
Pod Bite 1 - Monday morning thoughts: milestones by DJ Adams
May 23, 2018 • 14 min
In this episode I read you a blog post that I came across in the SAP Community recently that I really enjoyed. The post was written by none other than Mr. DJ Adams here’s a link to it: I…
Episode 2 - Interview with Moya Watson
May 9, 2018 • 35 min
This second episode brings Moya Watson as co-host for the show. We talk about her blog concerning diversity and also draw the winner for the free ebook. Hope you enjoy. Link to Moya’s blog:…
Episode 1 - Interview with DJ Adams
Apr 11, 2018 • 39 min
This is the first SAP Community podcast made by members of the community. In this podcast we are talking through three blogs that caught our eyes in the last month. Links to the blogs:…