Hans Thalbauer


Hans Thalbauer

About Hans Thalbauer

Hans Thalbauer is globally responsible for solution management and the go-to-market functions for SAP digital supply chain solutions and the SAP Leonardo portfolio of Internet of Things solutions. In this role, he is engaged in creative dialogues with businesses and operations worldwide, addressing customer needs and introducing innovative business processes, including the vision of creating a live business environment for everyone working in operations. Hans has more than 17 years with SAP and is based out of Palo Alto, CA, USA. He has held positions in development, product and solution management, and the go-to-market organization. Hans holds a degree in Business Information Systems from the University Vienna, Austria.

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Achieving A Digital And Predictive Supply Chain

1-Jun-2017 | Hans Thalbauer

We’re entering a new era in manufacturing and supply chain. In part this is being driven by demand for faster response, more personalized products, and better customer experience. In part it’s

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Amp The Supply Chain

10-May-2017 | Hans Thalbauer

Earlier this decade, manufacturing executives were skeptical about the benefits of digitizing their operations. According to various studies, only 37% believed digital business could drive revenue gro

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Living The Live Supply Chain: Why You Need Data Scientists

28-Feb-2017 | Hans Thalbauer

In Part 1 of this series we explored the essentials of deploying a live supply chain. In Part 2 we look at why data scientists will be increasingly key to supply chain success. When it’s complete

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Living The Live Supply Chain: Why You Need Data

21-Feb-2017 | Hans Thalbauer

In this post, Part 1 of this series, we explore the essentials of deploying a live supply chain. In Part 2 we’ll look at why data scientists will be increasingly key to supply chain success. Supp

UPS Uses 3D Printing To Deliver On-Demand Individualized Products [VIDEO]

27-Sep-2016 | Hans Thalbauer

Sneakers. Prosthetics. Even food. Organizations today can create virtually anything with 3D printing. This technology isn’t only a godsend for customers, who have developed insatiable appetites f

How 3D Printing Is Impacting Business

23-Jun-2016 | Hans Thalbauer

3D printing is disrupting the way we source products and do business around the world. What was once viewed as a distant possibility is now very much a reality. Companies across all industries should

Chief Supply Chain Officer: The Most Transformative Executive In The C-Suite

15-Mar-2016 | Hans Thalbauer

Customer experience and omnichannel commerce have been the hot business topics over the past couple of years, and for good reason. Emerging technologies such as mobile and social platforms have change

Why 3D Printed Food Just Transformed Your Supply Chain

10-Mar-2016 | Hans Thalbauer

Numerous sectors are experimenting with 3D printing, which has the potential to disrupt many markets. One that’s already making progress is the food industry. The U.S. Army hopes to use 3D printe