The life science industry moves towards implementation of Identification of Medicinal Products (IDMP). However, the storylines about IDMP and the agenda of Drug Information Association (DIA) congresses are variegated.
SAP HANA is providing a fast in-memory database, which enables decision makers to analyze their data faster and to decrease the time to take decisions and react to new trends. Based on the HANA platform, SAP has released S/4 HANA in 2015, which is SAP’s next generation business suite.
Big Data is a very popular buzzword. All companies seem to try to find out how Big Data can help them create a competitive advantage for their business. In practice I see many companies forget "getting the basics right", which impacts both daily business and Big Data related initiatives.