Gartner Research

2014 Planning Guide for Data Management

Published: 03 October 2013

ID: G00252164

Analyst(s): Marcus Collins


A new era has arrived. Information is playing an increasingly pivotal role in business success, and the convergence of cloud, social and mobile is creating new types of information. Enterprises that are effectively managing and analyzing this new data are gaining a competitive advantage.

Table Of Contents

Summary of Findings


Macro Trends Overview

Data Management Trends

  • Big Data — The Four Internets
    • Planning Considerations
  • High-Fidelity Information and Metadata Management — Driven by Mobility
    • Planning Considerations
  • Logical Data Warehouse — Next-Generation Business Analytics Infrastructure
    • Planning Considerations
  • Next-Generation Database Architectures — In-Memory Computing
    • Planning Considerations
  • Mobile Information Architecture — Data Residency
    • Planning Considerations
  • Data Integration and Business Analytics in the Cloud
    • Planning Considerations
  • Master Data Management
    • Planning Considerations
  • Trends in Business Analytics
    • Planning Considerations

Setting Priorities

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