Gartner Research

Market Trends: Big Data Opportunities in Vertical Industries

Published: 10 July 2012

ID: G00235734

Analyst(s): Lisa Kart


Gartner compares the business drivers and uses of big data across 11 vertical industries to help solution providers assess opportunities and position their solutions to solve industry-specific business problems.

Table Of Contents

Trends in the Market

  • What Is Big Data?
  • Trends Impacting Multiple Industries

Market: A Look at Big Data Opportunities Across Vertical Industries

Buyers: Buyers Want to Solve Industry-Specific Business Problems

  • Banking and Securities
  • Communications, Media and Services
  • Education
  • Government
  • Healthcare Providers
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturing and Natural Resources
  • Retail
  • Transportation
  • Utilities
  • Wholesale Trade

Contrarian View: Big Data Is Just a Lot of Hype!

Vendors to Watch


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