Gartner Research

Critical Capabilities: Data Delivery Styles for Data Integration Tools

Published: 03 December 2013

ID: G00253537

Analyst(s): Mark Beyer , Ted Friedman , Eric Thoo


Data integration tools are evolving to address diverse data delivery challenges and use cases, but a single offering may not meet all requirements. Together with Gartner's "Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools," this report will help IT leaders select tools suited to their data delivery needs.

Table Of Contents

What You Need to Know


  • Introduction
  • Product Class Definition
  • Critical Capabilities Definition
    • Bulk-Batch Data Movement
    • Data Federation/Virtualization
    • Message-Oriented Movement
    • Data Replication/Synchronization
  • Use Cases
    • Overall
    • BI, Analytics and (Logical) Data Warehousing
    • Data Consistency Between Operational Applications
    • Data or System Migrations and Consolidations
    • Master Data Management
    • Interenterprise Data Acquisition or Sharing
  • Inclusion Criteria
  • Critical Capabilities Rating
  • Vendors
    • Actian (Pervasive Software)
    • Adeptia
    • Cisco (Composite Software)
    • IBM
    • Informatica
    • Information Builders
    • Microsoft
    • Oracle
    • SAP
    • SAS
    • Syncsort
    • Talend

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