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Top 10 Technology Trends Impacting Information Infrastructure, 2013

Published: 19 February 2013

ID: G00249318

Analyst(s): Merv Adrian , Regina Casonato , Massimo Pezzini , Douglas Laney, Ted Friedman , Roxane Edjlali, Debra Logan, Mark Beyer , Andrew White , Frank Buytendijk


Information management technologies and disciplines continue to challenge traditional assumptions. CIOs, and information leaders and architects need new skills to implement a modern information infrastructure and seize the opportunities in the second half of the information age.

Table Of Contents


  • Describe Information
    • Big Data
  • Integrate Information
    • Modern Information Infrastructure
  • Share Information
    • Semantic Technologies
    • The Logical Data Warehouse
  • Integrate/Store Information
    • NoSQL DBMSs
    • In-Memory Computing
  • Govern Information
    • Chief Data Officer and Other Information-Centric Roles
    • Information Stewardship Applications
    • Information Valuation/Infonomics

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