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Jun
26
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Monday 26 June 2017, 02:07

Digital transformation is occurring whether organizations are ready for it or not. According to Forrester’s Unleash Your Digital Predator, 89% of executives believe digital will disrupt their business in the next 12 months.
Not surprisingly, Gartner also found that 70% of executives believe that IT investment can impact their company’s ability to embrace digital transformation and spur innovation, both on the software and the hardware end.
On the software side of things, SAP HANA 2 allows powerful analytical processing so organizations can build insight-driven applications to stay ahead of the…

Jun
23
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Friday 23 June 2017, 06:00


For almost 20 years, every SAP Business Warehouse (SAP BW) project started with defining tens or hundreds of InfoObjects. This task was not only time consuming, but it also laid the foundation of your overall data model—for years!
SAP began to introduce new modeling objects with SAP BW 7.4 back in 2013. The newer releases of SAP BW 7.5 and especially SAP BW/4HANA added more and more…

Jun
22
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 22 June 2017, 15:46

 

Jun
22
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 22 June 2017, 09:11


Discover the untapped opportunities of applied AI with SAP!
The brightest minds in artificial intelligence will gather in New York to share how to implement AI in real world projects. Find SAP at the O’Reilly AI Conference and explore the future of AI for the intelligent enterprise —and how you can get there!
 
SAP and NVIDIA Partnership
There’s no doubt the power of artificial intelligence (AI) for the intelligent enterprise and machine learning will benefit businesses in numerous ways. Being able to do sophisticated analyses of huge data sets to find subtle and powerful data patterns…

Jun
21
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 21 June 2017, 11:16


We are delighted to announce that SAP has been identified as a “Leader” in The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Warehouse, Q2 2017. The Forrester Research report, released last week, evaluated 15 commercial big data warehouse vendors currently competing in this heated marketplace. The Leaders identified by Forrester offer large and complex deployments, support a broader set of use cases, and deliver a high degree of automation, according to the report.
Forrester Research evaluated the latest releases of SAP HANA, SAP Vora, SAP Cloud Platform Big Data Services (formerly Altiscale), SAP BW/4HANA, and SAP Data Services. SAP earned a 5/5 score in…

Jun
15
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Thursday 15 June 2017, 18:41

Next week Amsterdam is home to a two-day conference attended by experts, architects and vendors looking to stay at the forefront of in-memory computing and distributed systems evolution. Yes, I'm talking about the first-annual In-Memory Computing (IMC) Summit Europe which runs June 20-21. 

Jun
15
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Thursday 15 June 2017, 09:43

Figure 1 shows a high-level component view of Apache Ignite. So far in this blog series, I have briefly discussed Clustering and Deployment and the Data Grid.

Jun
14
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 14 June 2017, 09:33


A recent study by IDC on Innovating with Real-Time Data and Insights with SAP HANA delivered some surprising results. IDC investigated the impact to 10 large organizations who had installed SAP’s in-memory database.
The investigation was authored by two of the world’s top database analysts, IDC’s Carl Olofson and Matthew Marden. As more and more organizations adopt in-memory databases to overcome the performance limitations of disk-based solutions, stories about the real value to organizations over multiple…

Jun
12
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Monday 12 June 2017, 07:16

I'm excited to announce that in addition to the strong lineup of previously announced keynote addresses, this year’s In-Memory Computing Summit Europe will feature a keynote by

Jun
09
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Friday 9 June 2017, 14:40

Apache Spark is a hugely popular open source cluster computing framework that has taken off like wildfire since it was introduced to the Apache community. It's a key tool for working with streaming data, machine learning and graph analytics. Spark's rapid adoption has been breathtaking and it has become the primary engine for processing big data.

Jun
08
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 8 June 2017, 18:04


 
WHERE Do You Reimagine the Future?
The answer is SAPPHIRE NOW! This year, we were able to ignite the imagination of our customers, prospects, and partners and position. 25,000+ attendees from 91 different countries got the chance to experience the latest technologies and innovations in action and got hands-on experience with machine learning, analytics, SAP Leonardo, SAP HANA, S/4HANA and much more! Altogether, we delivered 996 sessions delivered and reached 792M people worldwide!
If you didn’t get the chance to attend SAPPHIRE NOW this year, read on to find out all…

Jun
08
2017
Posted by GridGain Systems Blog on Thursday 8 June 2017, 08:48

Real-time data analysis is critical to the success of modern financial services companies. And that can be challenging due to ever-growing volumes of data. Big data is constantly getting bigger.  

Jun
08
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Thursday 8 June 2017, 02:00

Brought to you by SAP and Google Cloud

Have you heard? On May 15, 2017 at the SAP Global Partner Summit in Orlando, Florida, Sam Yen, SAP chief design officer, and Nan Boden, Google Cloud head of Global Technology Partners, announced the Intelligent App Challenge to encourage innovative application development on SAP HANA, express edition on Google Cloud Platform by our ISV and SI partners.
Starting today Monday June 5, 2017, we are accepting submissions through August 1, 2017. Judges include industry luminaries, experts, developers, pundits, and industry analysts. Winning entries could receive Google Cloud Platform (GCP) credits…

Jun
07
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Wednesday 7 June 2017, 06:00


Big data is rapidly becoming easily in the reach of most business analysts—in fact, it is already beginning to shape our working lives.  Our data management systems, augmented by faster processing techniques (such as in-memory computing) and distributed processing (such as Hadoop) is putting an ever-increasing pile of data at our disposal.   But what is the busy knowledge-worker to make of it?  Our brains aren’t necessarily getting bigger; in fact, we’re pretty much stuck with the same brains humans have had for 50,000 years…

Jun
06
2017
Posted by SAP HANA on Tuesday 6 June 2017, 07:35

It’s time to continue our story. Welcome back! In part 1 and part 2 of this series, we described the different paths for getting to SAP BW/4HANA and provided general recommendations as to what path makes the most sense for a give customer landscape. At those early days of SAP BW/4HANA, we had to leave out the details on the “how to actually get things done”. We have invested a lot of brain power, design sessions and development days and believe that we have come up with some pretty cool…