SAP and Big Data: When Two BIG Worlds Collide
Big Data continues to be an item that is highly talked about, but minimally implemented, and SAP continues to grow as a leader in the ERP space. What we are beginning to see is a convergence between SAP (structured data) and Big Data (unstructured data). The combination is creating the capability to run analytics across a data lake in a way that we have not seen before. In this CIO Story article, Sean Donaldson, CTO, Secure-24 discusses how companies such as SAP continue to develop solutions that allow structured ERP business data to seamlessly integrate with unstructured Big Data.