Greg McStravick


Greg McStravick

About Greg McStravick

Greg McStravick is the president of Database and Data Management at SAP, leading development and go-to-market teams for SAP’s core digital innovation platform, SAP HANA, and databases (including SAP ASE and SAP IQ), enterprise information management, middleware, and SAP Vora. Formerly, Greg led the go-to-market teams and strategy for some of SAP’s largest and fastest-growing businesses, including the SAP HANA platform, analytics, database, and SAP Cloud Platform. With more than 20 years of progressive experience as a leader in technology solution sales management and strategy, Greg has held senior leadership positions throughout SAP, including president (U.S.), where he was responsible for driving customer success and developing new opportunities for SAP to expand its business across the entire U.S. region.

autonomous database, data management, in-memory

Don’t Fall For The “Autonomous Database” Distraction

2-May-2018 | Greg McStravick

It’s always satisfying to challenge new soundbites, especially when they mask the inadequacies that preceded them. Similarly, it would be easy to believe that big database companies like Oracle are

Brainstorming The Best Use Cases For Bimodal IT

4-Apr-2018 | Greg McStravick

Part 2 in the Biomodal IT series In my last blog, I discussed the need to embrace a bimodal IT strategy that helps companies modernize the core of the business while innovating at the edge. Bimoda

bimodal IT, innovation, CIO

Building For A Digital Future With Bimodal IT

28-Mar-2018 | Greg McStravick

Part 1 in the Biomodal IT series Every generation of IT professionals faces challenges, but today’s risks and rewards are higher than ever before. It’s not just because the business is more dep

big data analytics

Universal Data, Or How I Learned To Stop Worrying And Love The Chaos

6-Nov-2017 | Greg McStravick

As famed American singer-songwriter Bob Dylan once said, “I accept chaos. I’m not sure whether it accepts me.” Businesses today face a fundamentally chaotic reality. We see it in structured a

diversity, executive, leadership, inclusion, women in business

Diversity For The Greater Good And As A Smart Business Strategy

11-Jan-2017 | Greg McStravick

It’s hard to argue against diversity. Embracing gender, ethnic, and cultural differences is a win-win-win not only for society, but for business. Improving gender relations is a priority – both i

The Risks, Challenges, And Rewards Of Ensuring Medical Data Privacy

25-Feb-2016 | Greg McStravick

In the third of a three-part series on how technology is transforming healthcare, Greg McStravick, GM and Global Head, SAP Platform GTM, takes a look at the very real issue of medical data privacy and

Personalized Medicine And Big Data: Opportunities And Pitfalls Of IT Innovation

22-Feb-2016 | Greg McStravick

In the second of a three-part series on how technology is transforming healthcare, Greg McStravick, GM and Global Head, SAP Platform GTM, takes a look at the explosion of data and its impact on health

Personalized Medicine: Real Opportunities And Real Challenges For Doctors

18-Feb-2016 | Greg McStravick

In the first of a three-part series on how technology is transforming healthcare, Greg McStravick, GM and global head, SAP Platform GTM, takes a look at the potential of personalized medicine. Technol