At SAP TechEd Barcelona, CTO Björn Goerke hit the deck in search of the intelligent enterprise. Diginomica did the same when we caught up with Goerke in a frank Q/A session. Here's five highlights - including Leonardo and consumption pricing.
Several candid meetings at SAP TechEd Barcelona brought clarity to SAP's blockchain direction. Here's what I learned from SAPs Torsten Zube - and my analysis of SAP's approach.
At SAP TechEd Barcelona, we spoke with one of the first customers to move S/4HANA to the Google Cloud Platform. Bonus: Sovanta also told us about being a pilot user of the SAP-Google Data Custodian offering.
This week: it's omni-channel or bust as holiday season kicks in. Plus: do digital with a capital D - or don't bother. Dreamforce gets a wrap, and you get your weekly whiffs.
Meals on Wheels America is known for bringing food to the needy. But as CFO Don Miller told us at Sage Intacct Advantage 2017, their mission is changing - and data visibility from cloud financials is playing a central role.
At Couchbase Connect, Couchbase surprised me by using digital transformation as a rallying cry. But what is an "engagement database" really? I sat down with CEO Matt Cain to get answers.
I've been pursuing Aera to find out what the self-driving enterprise is really about - and why cognitive automation is their buzz phrase of choice. I got my chance - and recorded a voice UI demo to boot.
This week: the dangers of machine washing as AI heats up and Dreamforce kicks off. Plus: beware data store bragging and automation denial. Your whiffs include LinkedIn getting exposed and Boing Boing getting bonked.
I usually dread the next digital transformation report to land in my inbox. But it's different when I hear from Brian Solis of Altimeter Group. Here's our latest back and forth - with some surprising data to chew on.
Yes, it's time to put a satirical buzz saw to the PR flatulence around "game changing" tech. This time around - blockchain. But to my surprise, my snark got (partially) disrupted by genuinely interesting use cases.
My last piece on Tableau news left out a big honking question: what's Tableau's stance on AI, and how should data analysts respond? Here's the three point advice for analysts from Tableau CPO Francois Ajenstat.
It was no surprise to see a debate break out about the role of blockchain in the enterprise at Connected Enterprise 2017. After the debate, Hyperledger Executive Director Brian Behlendorf gave me his rebuttal - and his views on Hyperledger's progress.
This week: McDonald's goes for the digital trojan horse against Starbucks, while Dunkin' brews their own. Plus: blockchain earns credibility from real-world advancements. Your whiffs include live music on planes - and I get a Halloween whiff called on myself.