Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends: In-Memory Computing

G00230658

Analyst(s): | |

Purchase this Document

Price: $195.00 USD (PAGES: 11)

You will need to create an account on Gartner.com.

Summary

The foundation for in-memory computing is emerging from the converging evolution of memory technology, system architectures and enabling infrastructure software. Relentless price drop, technology maturation and integration are driving mainstream adoption despite notable technical challenges.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Impact: The Relentless Price Declines of Memory and the Recent Advent of SSD Technology Has Enabled IMC to Become More Affordable and Impactful for IT Organizations
    • Impact: IT Organizations Can Cost-Justify the Use of Flash Memory Implemented as a Discretely Addressed Form of Computer Memory to Improve the Performance of Applications and System Software in Many More Cases Than With Other Flash Approaches
      • Flash as SSD
      • Flash as Disk Cache
      • Flash as a New Memory Layer
    • Impact: Enterprises That Do Not Consider Adopting In-Memory Application Infrastructure Technologies Risk Being Out-Innovated by Competitors That Are Early-Mainstream Users of These Capabilities
  • Recommended Reading
© 2012 Gartner, Inc. and/or its Affiliates. All Rights Reserved. Reproduction and distribution of this publication in any form without prior written permission is forbidden. The information contained herein has been obtained from sources believed to be reliable. Gartner disclaims all warranties as to the accuracy, completeness or adequacy of such information. Although Gartners research may discuss legal issues related to the information technology business, Gartner does not provide legal advice or services and its research should not be construed or used as such. Gartner shall have no liability for errors, omissions or inadequacies in the information contained herein or for interpretations thereof. The opinions expressed herein are subject to change without notice.

Not a Gartner Client?

Want more research like this?
Learn the benefits of becoming a Gartner client.

Contact us online

  Research

More  

  Webinars

More  

Why Gartner

Gartner delivers the technology-related insight you need to make the right decisions, every day.

Find out more