SAPinsider Publishes New Article — “Getting Big Value from Big Processes”

March 4, 2014


DEDHAM, Mass., March 4, 2014 SAPinsider magazine announces that a new article, “Getting Big Value from Big Processes” by Peter McNulty and Dr. Harsh Jegadeesan, is now available in its January-March 2014 issue.

End-to-end business processes that deliver value to customers share all the defining properties of big data, such as volume, variety, velocity, and veracity.  These end-to-end business processes help provide context, a value-driver for organizations that can leverage this contextualized data. This article takes an in-depth look at SAP Operational Process Intelligence built on SAP HANA, which acts as a decision support system for line-of-business users by providing them with end-to-end process visibility, insights on phases and milestones of the big process, and real-time metrics and KPIs. The leading artifact in SAP Operational Process Intelligence is the business scenario, which represents the end-to-end business process value chain.

“Getting Big Value from Big Processes” by Peter McNulty and Dr. Harsh Jegadeesan is now available at The article can also be found on page 65 of the January-March 2014 issue of SAPinsider, both in print and via the SAPinsider mobile app for Apple and Android platforms.

About the authors
Peter McNulty is an SAP Mentor and Director for SAP HANA product management. His current focus areas are process orchestration and intelligent business operations.

Dr. Harsh Jegadeesan is the Product Manager for SAP Operational Process Intelligence. Harsh works in the integration and orchestration area for the SAP HANA platform.

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Melanie A. Obeid
Editorial Director, SAPinsider & insiderPROFILES
WIS Publishing, publisher of SAPinsider

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