Jayme Smithers

Jayme Smithers is Global Vice President, Platform Solutions, Indirect Channels, SAP, Vancouver, B.C., Canada. Smithers has been with SAP since 2001, during which he has built an extremely strong reputation as a sales leader who delivers results and a subject matter expert in analytics, including SAP BusinessObjects solutions, and other new innovations (SAP HANA), together with a firm understanding of the economics required to maximize various routes to market. Jayme currently works out of the SAP Lab in Vancouver, B.C., the birthplace of SAP Crystal Reports, and is a member of the executive leadership team for the site. The Vancouver site is a strategic asset to SAP, for it is home to 1,100 employees working on the complete product lifecycle (i.e., development, sales and support). 

Articles by Jayme Smithers

The challenges associated with big data can be turned into opportunities for small-to-midsize enterprises (SMEs) with the right data strategy. As SMEs look to increase their businesses, it is critical to incorporate a cost-effective approach that aligns with both existing data challenges and future plans for expansion. Laying a strong base for big data will help SMEs prepare for this growth by providing immediate insight on key business drivers and objectives.

Posted October 23, 2013