Technology Insight for Event Stream Processing

Published: 06 July 2017 ID: G00334449

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To get the most information value from event streams, data and analytics leaders must understand the differences between three categories of analytics products, and distinguish those that process real-time data in motion from those that process data at rest in databases, files or analytical tools.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Definition
    • Description
      • ESP Platforms
      • Stream Analytics Platforms With Integrated Data Storage
      • Stream Analytics Platforms With External Data Stores
    • Benefits and Uses
      • Continuous Intelligence
      • Real-Time, On-Demand Intelligence
      • Offline, On-Demand Intelligence
    • Risks
    • Evaluation Factors
    • Event Stream Processing Alternatives
    • Recommendations
    • Representative Providers
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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