Deloitte received the award during the SAP North America FKOM 2013, an annual gathering of SAP executives, SAP field employees and partners. FKOM is SAP's largest yearly sales meeting, intended to drive achievement of goals during the upcoming year. Colleagues across the region gather to gain and exchange updated information on SAP's strategy, sales methodology, leading practices, business growth opportunities and product innovations. This year's North America FKOM hosted more than 5,000 attendees from the U.S. and Canada."A thriving partner ecosystem is central to SAP's success, and relationships with organizations like Deloitte are key drivers for our customers' success and for SAP's market reach," said Mark Milford, national vice president, North America Ecosystem Group, SAP America, Inc. "As a recipient of two SAP Regional Partner Excellence Awards 2013, we recognize Deloitte's commitment and efforts in developing and growing its work with SAP, which has led to game-changing co-innovation and market expansion." About Deloitte's Practice for SAP SolutionsDeloitte is widely recognized as a leader in providing strategy and implementation services and support for SAP solutions. The global network of Deloitte firms has over 10,000 practitioners dedicated to SAP solutions in more than 135 countries. As used in this document, "Deloitte" means some or all of the member firms of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited. Please see www.deloitte.com/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and its member firms. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting. SAP, MaxAttention and all SAP logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries all over the world. All other product and service names mentioned are the trademarks of their respective companies. SAP Forward-looking StatementAny statements contained in this document that are not historical facts are forward-looking statements as defined in the U.S. Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Words such as "anticipate," "believe," "estimate," "expect," "forecast," "intend," "may," "plan," "project," "predict," "should" and "will" and similar expressions as they relate to SAP are intended to identify such forward-looking statements. SAP undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements. All forward-looking statements are subject to various risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from expectations The factors that could affect SAP's future financial results are discussed more fully in SAP's filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC"), including SAP's most recent Annual Report on Form 20-F filed with the SEC. Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of their dates.