Gartner Research

Advanced Analytics: Predictive, Collaborative and Pervasive

Published: 16 February 2012

ID: G00230321

Analyst(s): David Cearley , Rita Sallam


Organizations that deliver next generation advanced analytics to an expanded set of users will realize significant value in terms of innovation, productivity and growth. A lack of skills will be the biggest barrier to success.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Impacts


  • Impact: Pervasive, advanced analytics will become necessary for leading organizations that want to gain competitive advantage
  • Impact: The explosion of data volume, and its variety and velocity, will enable new, high-value advanced analytic insights and use cases
  • Impact: Lack of skills will be a critical inhibitor to adoption and deriving value from advanced analytics
  • Impact: Embedding collaboration and social capabilities in advanced analytic applications will facilitate higher quality and more transparent decision making

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