Technology Insight for Modern Analytics and Business Intelligence Platforms

Published: 12 September 2017 ID: G00331857

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The analytics and BI platform market's multiyear shift of focus from IT-led reporting to business-led self-service analytics is now mainstream. Data and analytics leaders should invest in modern platforms for greater accessibility, agility and analytical insight from a diverse range of data sources.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • Definition
    • Description
      • Data Source: From Relational, On-Premises to All Data Everywhere
      • Data Source: Upfront Modeling — From Required Data Warehouse to Optional
      • Data Ingestion and Preparation: From IT-Produced to IT-Enabled
      • Content Authoring: From IT-Created to Business-User-Created
      • Analysis: From Predefined Reporting to Free-Form Visual Exploration
      • Insight Delivery: From Distribution to Collaborative Storytelling
    • Benefits and Uses
      • Adoption Rate
    • Risks
    • Evaluation Factors
    • Recommendations
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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