SAP has engineered a new tool to help organizations make sense of big data
using business intelligence reporting and analysis software.
The offering based on the SAP HANA platform combines process technology and
operational intelligence solutions to contextualize big data insights, SAP
“The full value of big data only comes when you embed its insights in your
business processes,” said Sanjay Chikarmane, senior vice president and
general manager of global technology solutions at SAP.
“With the new intelligent business operations offering, we aim to help
organizations to make use of big data in real time to run their processes
more efficiently and intelligently,” he added.
The intelligent business operations bundle includes:
SAP Operational Process Intelligence software SAP NetWeaver Process
Orchestration software SAP Event Stream Processor SAP PowerDes... (more)
Companies need to form a strategy to be able to put big data and analytics to
work for their business, Kalyan Pamarthy, senior product manager for big data
and analytics at Verizon Corporate Technology, said Tuesday.
“Big data may be the next frontier, but enterprises should act
strategically as they move to gain value from big data,” Pamarthy wrote in
a piece for Verizon.
“Successfully deriving analytics from big data involves a series of
decisions along the path from data to actionable insights,” he added.
These decisions include commitments to a set of use cases, technical choi... (more)
IBM has identified mobile devices, cloud computing and four other trends that
are looking to shape the federal information technology of the future,
according to Jane Snowdon, director and chief innovation officer at IBM
In an op-ed for Federal Times, Snowdon writes that mobility will continue to
forge ahead to help enterprises and industries get closer to their customers,
improve communication and elevate productivity.
Cloud computing seems “inevitable” as well, Snowdon says, as companies
migrate from traditional, legacy systems to cope with big data.
Snowdon also poin... (more)
Cloud and cybersecurity professionals Siki Giunta and Eddie Schwartz have
joined Verizon Enterprise Solutions’ executive leadership team as the
company focuses on providing enterprise cloud, managed security and
machine-to-machine technology to its clients.
VES President John Stratton hired Giunta, who handled the global cloud
business of CSC, to oversee the company’s global cloud ecosystem and
prepare Verizon Cloud for market, Jeff Nelson wrote Thursday.
Schwartz, who was chief information security officer at RSA, joined VES in
November and has headed the cyberforensics investig... (more)
An IBM team of scientists used a luminescent polymer to demonstrate the
concept of Bose-Einstein condensation, which the company says could lead to
advances in building quantum computers.
Researchers aim to develop a computing system that makes use of
optoelectronic architecture to process big data 50 times faster than existing
technology, IBM said Tuesday.
During an experiment, polymer film-light interaction formed bosons that IBM
scientists believe can be used to create optically interconnected
"It's really a beautiful example of quantum mechanics where one can... (more)