Gartner Research

Big Data Opportunities, New Answers and New Questions

Published: 30 April 2013

ID: G00251070

Analyst(s): Svetlana Sicular

Summary

The data-driven economy is upon us. Organizations will be left behind if they fail to use technology in the core of their business models. Great opportunity can be seized by using big data and the big ideas that come along with it.

Table Of Contents

Summary of Findings

Guidance Context

  • The Shifts Brought About by the Nexus of Forces
  • Data Liberation
  • Problem Statement
  • Guidance Applicability
  • Related Guidance

The Gartner Approach

The Guidance Framework

  • Prework: Big Data Requires a Mindset Shift
  • The Internet of People
    • What Is the Internet of People About?
    • Where Are the New Opportunities?
    • What You Should Do About the Internet of People
  • The Internet of Things
    • What Is the Internet of Things About?
    • Where Are the New Opportunities?
    • What You Should Do About the Internet of Things
  • The Internet of Data
    • What Is the Internet of Data About?
    • Where Are the New Opportunities?
    • What You Should Do About the Internet of Data
  • The Internet of Ideas
    • What Is the Internet of Ideas About?
    • Where Are the New Opportunities?
    • What You Should Do About the Internet of Ideas
  • Follow-Up
    • What Technical Professionals Should Recommend to the Business
    • What Technical Professionals Should Do Themselves

Risks and Pitfalls

Recommended Reading

Notes

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