Timo Elliott

Timo Elliott

About Timo Elliott

Timo Elliott is an Innovation Evangelist for SAP and a passionate advocate of innovation, digital business, analytics, and artificial intelligence.

Data Ownership: Next Big Data Threat And Opportunity

26-Jul-2018 | Timo Elliott

A little-noticed section of the recent EU General Data Privacy Regulation (GDPR) has the potential to fundamentally alter the underlying economics of the Internet. Buried under the frantic scrambl

The Intelligent Enterprise, By Analogy

15-Jun-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] Let’s use the analogy of autonomous electric cars to explore the new opportunities for the intelligent enterprise: New capabilities What’s different ab

A New Dawn For The Intelligent Enterprise?

29-May-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] Organizations have poured millions into their existing information infrastructures. New technologies are providing organizations with big new opportunities t

Predictive Is The Next Step In Analytics Maturity? It’s More Complicated Than That!

27-Apr-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] For the last 20 years or so, the mental model of analytics maturity has been along the lines of the diagram below, starting with basic gathering of data and

Three Ways To Implement AI For Business

25-Apr-2018 | Timo Elliott

Rivers of digital ink have been spilled on the new opportunities of artificial intelligence and machine learning. A lot of the coverage has been thought-provoking pieces on the long-term possibilities

From Business Intelligence To Prescriptive Analytics: What’s Next?

4-Apr-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] At the recent Data Innovation Summit in Sweden, I had an opportunity to debate (one-armed!) the topic of BI and prescriptive analytics with Nick Jewell of Al

Can The CIO Be The CDO?

15-Mar-2018 | Timo Elliott

As noted by IDC in its CDO Scorecard, “The chief digital officer (CDO) is a role that has emerged to accelerate digital transformation initiatives across all industries.” But within many organizat

Analytics: What Happened In 2017 And Where Is 2018 Going?

2-Mar-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] Every year, the nice folks at BIBlogg.no reach out to various experts to get their opinions on the greatest trends in analytics. You can get the full list o

Analytics Semantic Wars, Basta!

23-Feb-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] What’s in a name? Terms like business intelligence, analytics, Big Data, artificial intelligence, and dashboards are thrown around in management meetings e

CEOs Say They’re In Charge Of Analytics (Others Aren’t So Sure!)

20-Feb-2018 | Timo Elliott

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] Thanks to a tweet from Carsten Linz, the head of the SAP Center for Digital Leadership, I stumbled across some fascinating research from McKinsey on leadersh