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Big Data - first steps

Thursday, 06 November 2014

As of now, the subject Big Data has found its way in almost all industries. The actual situation shows that Big Data's potential can be abstractly grasped but still is not being actively used. Applying innovative technology can give companies an informational advantage that can only be harnessed if they learn from their Big Data experiences in the past, though. Read more (in German)

How good is predictive analytics with SAP?

Monday, 20 October 2014

When asked about their main motivation for introducing "SAP HANA", customers pay heed to analytics. As a matter of fact, HANA offers an excellent basis for manifold analytic applications due to its high-speed query processing. For analytics in a narrower sense - i.e. for complex evaluations with mathematical algorithms - more performance is needed, though. Read more (in German).

Predictive Policing: efficiently commiting police forces in soccer games

Tuesday, 14 October 2014

Every weekend, hundreds of thousands of avid supporters flock into stadiums for watching their teams play. Major events like these require detailed planning and preparation by security forces. As this new mayato case study shows, the needed amount of police personell can be forecasted by means of computer-based analysis systems - in both precise and individual ways. Read more (in German).

Buiness Intelligence Health Check for the company Brose

Friday, 08 August 2014

For 10 years now, the company Brose has been using SAP BW as their central Data Warehouse & Reporting tool. Their IT department also optimizes their applications and processes continually. It was important to Brose's users to have their SAP BW also checked by experts external to Brose in order to reveal calls for action that could have been overseen internally. The following Case Study (in German) describes mayato's carried out Health Check.

Team spirit lives by trust and personal contact

Friday, 01 August 2014

BI & Analytics expert mayato's employees are constantly underway and work in virtual teams. CEO Mr. Georg Heeren elucidates how it is possible to maintain cohesion despite of these factors. Read an article that appeared (in German) on Computerwoche.

Realtime data warehouse processes with Informatica PowerCenter and PowerExchange

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Data warehouse systems must follow the goal of serving as a technical and organizational separation from the operative source systems in order to ensure undisturbed load management with delimitation of responsibilities. This applies especially to integration in datacenters. Read a Case Study (in German) from mayato's architect Mr. Thomas Weiler concerning this subject, and more.