Gartner Research

Considering Data Management Issues for Analytics in the Cloud

Published: 15 May 2014

ID: G00252793

Analyst(s): Eric Thoo , Mark Beyer


CTOs, solution architects and data center managers are increasingly exploring how to deploy data management in the cloud for analytics. Early solutions allow for the beginning of adoption of hybrid data management between on-premises and cloud for analytics.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • The need for faster, easier and cheaper ways to support analytics is leading CTOs and data center managers to evaluate evolving cloud-based options as an alternative to on-premises approaches
  • Growing interest in "as a service" capabilities will drive solution architects to develop new, distributed data management optimization technology options to support analytic data in the cloud
  • Traditional data integration vendors will expand their native capabilities and develop management tools for external processing jobs, providing solution architects with data management and integration under the control of a single design and administrative workbench

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