Gartner Research

Drive Value From Big Data Through Six Emerging Best Practices

Published: 02 October 2013

ID: G00256953

Analyst(s): Frank Buytendijk , Douglas Laney


Questions about big data are shifting from "What is it?" to "How can we get value from it?" With this shift comes a new set of hurdles spanning people, process and technology. This special report explores those hurdles and how information leaders can overcome them.

Table Of Contents


Research Highlights

  • Think Beyond Technology to Make Big Data Work
  • Look Outside Your Industry to Mature Big Data Initiatives
  • Address Three Dimensions to Drive Value From Big Data
    • People: Use a Framework to Assemble the Right Team
    • Technology: Devise an Approach Based on In-Depth Knowledge
    • Processes: Apply Trust-Based Governance
  • Focus on Integration Points for Secure Performance

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