Gartner Research

Hype Cycle for Enterprise Information Management, 2014

Published: 06 August 2014

ID: G00261680

Analyst(s): Debra Logan , Andrew White


Information and its impact and value on business outcomes is coming to the fore as organizations seek to leverage information for improved business performance. This is as a result of the growing complexity across the enterprise, supply chain and global economy.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • The Hype Cycle
  • The Priority Matrix
  • Off the Hype Cycle
  • On the Rise
    • Information Valuation and Infonomics
    • Data as a Service
    • Chief Data Officer
    • Quantified Self
    • Data Lakes
    • File Analysis
    • Graph Analysis
    • Multienterprise MDM
    • Open Data
    • Reference Data Management
    • Cloud Business Rule Services
    • Enterprise Information Management Programs
    • MDM and Social Data
    • Multivector MDM Solutions
  • At the Peak
    • Data Science
    • MDM Professional Services
    • Information Capabilities Framework
    • Information Governance Organizational Structures
    • Information Governance
    • Information Semantic Services
    • Enterprise Metadata Management
    • Logical Data Warehouse
  • Sliding Into the Trough
    • Multidomain MDM Solutions
    • Enterprise Taxonomy and Ontology Management
    • Entity Resolution and Analysis
    • Information Stewardship
    • Master Data Management
    • Linked Data
    • SaaS Archiving of Messaging Data
  • Climbing the Slope
    • MDM of Customer Data
    • MDM of Product Data
    • Enterprise Information Archiving
  • Appendixes
    • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels

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