SAP HANA Innovations Drive the Intelligent Enterprise





Of course, you know that SAP HANA is a business data platform. When your strategy now includes cloud and applications like S/4 and C/4, why is an enterprise data platform still essential?


In this session, learn how SAP HANA fits into SAP’s Intelligent Enterprise strategy. Also hear about the latest innovations from SAP HANA including machine learning, data intelligence, multi-model processing, data security, multi-cloud, blockchain, non-volatile memory, rapid application development and Cloud data warehousing.


We will also highlight how two recent SAP Innovation Award winners are using these technologies to achieve amazing results.



Tony Baer
dbinsight LLC

Tony Baer, the founder and principal of dbInsight, is a recognized industry expert in extending data management practices, governance, and advanced analytics to address the desire of enterprises to generate meaningful value from data-driven transformation. Prior to founding dbInsight, Baer was principal analyst at Ovum where heestablished successful research practices in the firm’s fastest growing categories, including big data and cloud data management. He advised Ovum clients regarding product roadmap, positioning, and messaging and helped them understand how to evolve data management and analytic strategies as the cloud, big data, and AI moved the goal posts. A highly visible thought leader in data and analytics, Baer was named by Analytics Insight as one of the 2019 Top 100 Artificial Intelligence and Big Data Influencers. His regular ZDnet Big on Data posts are read 20,000- 30,000 times per month.


Timo Elliott
VP, Global Innovation Evangelist

Timo Elliott is a Global Innovation Evangelist for SAP. He is passionate about digital transformation and has talked to audiences in more than fifty countries around the world explaining how the latest technologies such as in-memory computing and machine learning are transforming modern business. His articles appear regularly in publications such as Forbes, ZDNet, Harvard Business Review, and Digitalist Magazine. He has worked in the UK, Hong Kong, New Zealand, and the US, and currently lives in Paris, France. He holds a patent in the area of mobile analytics, and is a published cartoonist.