Wednesday, 31 May 2023 02:51 GMT

Aiming To Simplify Its Customers' Data Environment, SAP Launches SAP® Datasphere

(MENAFN- B2Press) SAP announced innovations and partnerships in data and artificial intelligence. With SAP's next-generation data management solution, SAP® Datasphere, it takes digital transformation to the next level by facilitating data management for its customers, who make up 87% of global trade.

TURKEY - SAP, the global leader of the enterprise applications market, announced innovations and partnerships that enable companies to access critical data, facilitate insights and make better business decisions. SAP® Datasphere, the next generation solution in the data management portfolio announced by SAP, makes it easier for its customers to access ready-made data structures.

SAP is also partnering with industry-leading data and artificial intelligence companies (Collibra NV, Confluent Inc., Databricks Inc. and DataRobot Inc.) to enrich the capabilities of the SAP Datasphere and enable organizations to create a unified data architecture by securely correlating their SAP and non-SAP data. It also launched strategic partnerships.

Data management problem disappears

Until now, accessing, making sense of and using data in different systems and locations, whether cloud providers, data companies or in-house systems, has been a complex problem. Companies that had to pull data from the source and transfer it to a central location lost the relevance of critical business data during this process and could only regain this context with dedicated IT projects and manual effort. SAP Datasphere, which has just been announced by SAP, helps to eliminate this data management problem and enables to create a data fabric architecture that provides business meaningful and accurate data quickly. Thus, SAP will transform companies into a data-centric organization and ensure maximum benefit from data.

Speaking at the global event for the launch of Datasphere, SAP Board Member and CTO Juergen Mueller pointed out that 87% of the world's trade volume is made up of SAP customers, and that SAP data, which is in important functions from production to supply chain, from finance to human resources, is a company's He stated that it is one of his most valuable business assets:“Our customers can easily and securely integrate SAP data with data from third-party applications and non-SAP platforms to gain new knowledge and insights, as well as digital transformation.mlerini bir üst seviyeye taşımalarına destek olmak istiyoruz.”
Cloud-based next-generation comprehensive data warehouse solution
SAP Datasphere, a cloud-based next-generation comprehensive data warehousing solution, helps data professionals provide seamless and scalable access to critical business data. SAP Datasphere offers a unified experience that includes easy integration, cataloging, semantic modeling, data warehousing, deduplication and virtualization. It also ensures that critical business data is processed in a target-oriented and logical manner.

SAP Datasphere is built on the SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP), which includes powerful enterprise security capabilities such as database security, encryption and management. Existing SAP Cloud Data Warehouse system (SAP Data Warehouse Cloud) customers do not require any additional action or migration to take advantage of the new SAP Datasphere functionality. With this platform, data cataloging, which includes automated data discovery, management and interpretation, offers simplified replication to deliver data-related updates in real-time or on a regular basis. At the same time, new functions such as advanced data modeling that preserve the integrity of the comprehensive business data in SAP applications are ready in the system. It is also planned to develop application integration capabilities for connecting data and metadata in SAP cloud applications to SAP Datasphere.

Increases confidence in data

Messer Americas, one of the leading industrial and medical gas companies in North and South America, needed a system that would enable simple and secure access to data in internal SAP and non-SAP solutions to empower data-driven decision-making and allocate IT resources to other strategic tasks. With the SAP Datasphere, Messer Americas was able to create a modern data architecture that protects the scope of its corporate data.

Commenting on the subject, Messer Americas IT Director (CIO) David Johnston said,“SAP Datasphere simplifies our data environment, increasing our confidence in the corporate data we work on every day. Thus, we can better meet business needs.“Because we can react more quickly to changes in supply and demand, we have achieved better inventory management, improved customer service and optimization of our supply chain.”

Strategic partnerships announced

SAP and its new open-data partners will help hundreds of millions of users around the world make critical business decisions more robustly based on massive amounts of data.

SAP's strategic partners bring together the unique strengths of their ecosystems so customers can seamlessly combine all their data.

"At a time when everyone wants access to SAP data, it's essential to leverage the power of partnerships between technology vendors to achieve a comprehensive data strategy," said Dan Vesset, vice president of IDC's Data and Analytics Market Research Division. Vessel continued his words as follows: "Today, companies live in a world where multi-cloud, multi-supplier, and external and on-premises data environments have become indispensable. With its new approach, SAP, collaborating with a select group of industry leaders, uses third-party data to meet the needs of its customers. It aims to meet it in a better way.”

The new solution is accompanied by strategic partners

Simultaneously with the Datasphere solution, SAP also signed strategic partnerships with industry-leading companies in the fields of data and artificial intelligence.
SAP and DataRobot will enable customers to make smarter business predictions by combining SAP software containing critical business data with the advanced machine-learning capabilities of DataRobot. By integrating machine learning models developed by DataRobot into SAP-specific business processes and applications, it will be possible to achieve better results. Data scientists will be able to extract powerful predictive and predictive analytics from business data, bringing analytics teams and end users closer together. This partnership combines DataRobot's multi-machine learning capabilities with SAP's extensive business data and processes to create business-focused machine-learning solutions.
Collibra plans to have special integration with SAP. It enables customers to achieve a corporate governance strategy by creating a complete data catalog across all data environments, both SAP and non-SAP data. Collibra ensures that reliable data is made accessible for effective use.
Databricks customers will be able to integrate Data Lakehouse applications with SAP software. In this way, data can be shared while preserving their semantic structure and will help customers simplify their data environment.
Confluent, its streaming data platform, enables companies to unlock valuable business data and connect it with external applications in real time. Confluent is the foundational platform for cloud-native, data-in-motion, allowing real-time data flow from a variety of sources across an enterprise.

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