Pierre Leroux

Pierre Leroux

About Pierre Leroux

Pierre Leroux is the Director of Predictive Analytics Product Marketing at SAP. His areas of specialty include Data Discovery, Business Intelligence, Cloud applications, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and ERP.


Go, AlphaGo And The Reach Of Machine Learning

18-Mar-2016 | Pierre Leroux

Nineteen years after Big Blue defeated chess master Garry Gasparov by winning 3 ½ – 2 ½ (2 wins, 1 loss and 3 draws), history is repeating itself. This time, it involves the game of Go and AlphaGo


Get More Value From Operational Assets With Predictive Analytics

29-Jan-2016 | Pierre Leroux

Sharpening operational focus and squeezing more efficiencies out of production assets – these are just two objectives that have COOs and operations managers turning to new technologies. One of the b

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Get More Value From Your Data And Deliver Tailored Customer Experiences

27-Jan-2016 | Pierre Leroux

CMOs are now turning to new technologies to sharpen their marketing focus and optimize their spend. Predictive analytics is one of these technologies. It’s not new, but a growing number of CMOs and

Daimler Trucks North America Hits The Road To The Cloud

26-Nov-2014 | Pierre Leroux

Daimler Trucks North America is the largest heavy-duty truck manufacturer in North America. Chances are you have overtaken one of their trucks (Freightliner, Western Star) or buses (Thomas Built Buses

Agile Visualization: Ignore The Buzz At Your Own Peril

9-May-2014 | Pierre Leroux

The idea of self-service business intelligence (BI) being at the core of the BI promise (to transform raw data into meaningful and useful information for business purposes) is now back at the top of t


Is Visual Discovery for You and Your Organization? [Infographic]

9-Oct-2012 | Pierre Leroux

According to Aberdeen, “as information demand and data volume continue to grow, organizations are faced with the challenge of analyzing and disseminating that information in a timely manner.” W