“Houston, we have a data problem,” SAP’s Björn Goerke said Tuesday to a crowd of thousands — in Berlin.
More specifically, the problem is that so many organizations don’t have the tools to do anything with the myriad kinds of data they encounter, especially not in such high volumes.
But the tools are out there, according to Goerke, SAP’s head of Products & Innovation Technology. He spoke during the SAP Executive Keynote at SAP TechEd && d-code, explaining how SAP HANA can put together structured, unstructured, event, geospatial and network data, and then analyze it in real time.
“That’s a dramatic simplification because all of a sudden you can handle all these types of data as if they were in just a simple relational database,” Goerke said. “That’s the big innovation.”
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