The Nexus Effect: How Big Data Alters Established Architecture Models


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The volume, velocity and variety of data that is relevant to mainstream enterprise IT has grown to the point that it has pushed many applications to the limits of their capacity. Old application architecture principles can no longer satisfy the new business requirements.

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  • Analysis
    • The massive volume of data relevant to enterprise decision making challenges the scope and capacity of application systems and demands new data processing and application architectures
    • The increasing speed of business and the number of devices generating event streams overwhelm business applications' ability to process incoming data and require overhaul of the client/server model of data processing favored by mainstream enterprise IT
    • The growing number of enterprise-relevant data sources and the increased use of new data models require enterprises to find new solutions to integrate/analyze information, manage data and identify patterns that cross application and organizational boundaries
  • Recommended Reading
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