Perks for U.S. employees include child care, elder care, pet care, counseling services, legal and financial consultations and a Work/Life Solutions program. Like most large technology firms, SAP America also allows workers to purchase its own shares, known as American Depositary Receipts for foreign firms, at a discount price.
SAP has a multi-faceted career development program which includes an online career center and training and management programs.
Online social networking at SAP includes the SAP Community Network, which features a series of blogs, forums and a wiki. SAP Community Network also has Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and YouTube accounts.