What is Big Data – and how is it changing the way we do business?

Big Data is the ocean of information we swim in every day – vast zetabytes of data flowing from our computers, mobile devices, and machine sensors. With the right solutions, organizations can dive into all data and gain valuable insights that were previously unimaginable. Discover how Big Data technologies and analysis tools can transform your business today.

  • Simplify your IT architecture and support real-time business with our Big Data platform powered by SAP HANA
  • Quickly identify risks and opportunities – and improve predictive capabilities – with Big Data analytics
  • Use advanced applications to streamline your operations and unlock new revenue sources
  • Deliver complete and accurate info to any application or user with best-in-class data management
  • Engage our expert services and let SAP data scientists extract the maximum value from all your data
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Big Data, Big Thinking: Webinar Series

Join our Big Data experts as they share valuable insight and real-world examples of how to harness the full potential of all data. You’ll learn how to use Big Data solutions to improve operations, increase efficiency, shrink costs, and enable real-time business – while achieving your biggest company goals.

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How to Mine the Big Data Opportunity

Focus on the opportunities, not the obstacles as you embark on your Big Data journey. Read this white paper to assess your data maturity, learn how to identify Big Data use cases, create the right technology infrastructure, improve data mining – and determine how many data scientists you will actually need.

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Why More Data Isn't Always the Answer

Data alone may not be enough to guarantee better decisions, but better decisions almost always start with data. Just capturing and storing data will not get us far. Disconnected and fragmented data can’t paint a complete picture because different segments linger in a detached state or in isolated buckets.

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The Latest Big Data Technologies

Explore SAP’s technology and platform solutions – and learn how they can help you acquire, analyze, and act on Big Data insights faster.

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Taking Your Data Beyond the Hype

It’s not the amount of data – it’s what you do with it that counts. Learn how to create a successful Big Data strategy for your company.

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The Value of All Data: Where to Find It

Learn about the new Big Data analytics, data warehouses, and strategies that can help you extract maximum value from all data.

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How Do You Govern Big Data?

Evolve your information governance strategy to ensure Big Data accuracy, privacy, and trust. This Radcliffe white paper tells you how.

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SAP Big Data Overview classroom training

Understand the components of a Big Data landscape within an SAP context and the role of SAP HANA as a Big Data integration platform.

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*90% of the world’s data has been created in the last two years"; Source: Science Daily
**Big Data is on pace to be a $50B industry by 2017"; Source: Wikibon
***10B+ FB messages and 500M tweets are posted by users every day"; Source: Social Barrel