Navigating the Digital Renaissance

For today’s businesses, the Digital Renaissance is anything but a fantasy. It’s an emerging reality – a new era where groundbreaking technologies such as SAP Leonardo enable unprecedented innovation. Join SAP’s Jeff Janiszewski and Ginger Shimp as they discuss some of the intelligent technologies that are fundamentally redefining business success.

The Digital Renaissance and the Internet of Things

Connecting things with people and processes ― the world is getting smarter. Billions of smart devices are now plugging into a digital infrastructure and changing how we work and live. This discussion looks at how the Internet of Things is transforming everyday objects into data collection technologies that are helping us measure more, understand more, and accomplish more.

Publication Date: 10/01/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Big Data

Processing, managing, and storing structured or unstructured data from any source ― for today’s businesses, the challenge isn’t always collecting more data – it’s uncovering the insights in the wealth of data that’s already available. This exchange focuses on how an advanced in-memory database can unify multiple sources of raw information to help businesses understand the trends, tendencies, and insights that fuel innovation.

Publication Date: 10/08/2018

The Digital Renaissance and the Cloud

Managing in-memory data in real time across applications and technology on a common foundation ― The Cloud . . .  it may sound mysterious and intangible, but the right Cloud solution offers some real down-to-earth benefits. This conversation highlights how the Cloud creates a common foundation across applications to forge new connections among things, people, and processes, while freeing the business to focus on what it actually wants to do – and not the limits of its technology.

Publication Date: 10/15/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Analytics

Uncovering insights and intelligently developing processes and apps ― Today’s businesses need more than the capability to crunch numbers and monitor real-time performance. They also need the capacity to predict future trends and zero-in on the right course of action. Ginger and Jeff bring to light how SAP Leonardo offers the analytical perspective to see challenges in new ways and create a richer context for mission-critical decisions.

Publication Date: 10/22/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Machine Learning

Embedding easy-to-consume business capabilities to solve common challenges ― Uncovering trends, discovering hidden patterns, solving complex problems – machine learning is beginning to overturn some longstanding assumptions about what technology can and should do. Ginger and Jeff explore the different types of machine learning and how each can play a role in helping fuel the innovation that is the hallmark of the Intelligent Enterprise.

Publication Date: 10/29/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Data Intelligence

Contextualizing data for trusted, real-time benchmarking, informed decision-making, and data asset monetization ― In this data-rich world, data intelligence is a competitive differentiator. It provides the critical context for decision makers tasked with improving performance and helping the business stand out in an increasingly crowded market. Ginger and Jeff examine how data intelligence can organize and clarify information to help businesses discover insights, spot opportunities, and monitor benchmarks in real time.

Publication Date: 11/05/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Blockchain

Accelerating transactions and increasing trust, visibility, and security ― Blockchain is more than a key component of the cryptocurrencies that are the focus of so many recent news stories. This conversation looks at how it can also help businesses do things such as manage physical and digital assets, record internal transactions, and verify identities by guaranteeing that the transfer of data happens securely in real time, within the enterprise and across a network of partners.

Publication Date: 11/12/2018

The Digital Renaissance and Design Thinking

Reimagining a customer-centric enterprise ― Conventional thinking yields only conventional results. It focuses solely on reacting to developments – not creating new possibilities. In this discussion, Ginger and Jeff cover how design thinking can help businesses rediscover the entrepreneurial mindset and creative spirit that lead to new solutions and fresh approaches.

Publication Date: 11/19/2018

The Digital Renaissance and the Intelligent Enterprise

Achieving business transcendence ― The Digital Renaissance is creating a new way of doing business – one that demands radical new approaches to age-old challenges. Join Ginger and Jeff as they wrap up this series of conversations with a discussion of how the Intelligent Enterprise integrates the contributions of people, data, and technology to drive the transformation and create the innovations that position them for success in this new era.

Publication Date: 11/26/2018