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Workshop to Delve into SAP HANA, Big Data, and Analytics

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“SAP HANA, Big Data, and Analytics” will be the topic of a full-day workshop at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee’s Sheldon B. Lubar School of Business on Friday, September 20.  The event, sponsored by the Center for Technology Innovation, takes place from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., in Lubar Hall N146, located at 3202 North Maryland Avenue in Milwaukee.

Participants will learn how big data, in-memory computing, and SAP HANA come together to influence business strategies, from trend reporting to predictive analysis.  Documented studies have shown SAP HANA can deliver over 20,000-times speed improvement in processing complex calculations. 

Presented by Bjarne Berg, co-author of the SAP Press best-selling book on HANA, this workshop will deliver the big picture for getting started with SAP HANA, from building a business strategy to administering a system.  Dr. Berg is an internationally recognized expert in business intelligence.  He is Vice President of Information Technology at Comerit Inc., and a professor at Lenoir-Rhyne University in North Carolina.  He has managed major projects and upgrades for many Fortune 500 companies in Europe and the U.S. for over 18 years.


The cost for the workshop is $145.  For a printable brochure and to register online, visit, or for additional information, call the UWM Lubar School of Business at 414-229-3992.