Gartner Research

Survey Analysis: Hadoop Adoption Drivers and Challenges

Published: 12 May 2015

ID: G00274897

Analyst(s): Nick Heudecker , Merv Adrian


Gartner's 2015 Hadoop adoption study results show that investment remains tentative in the face of sizable challenges around business value and skills. This analysis helps information leaders get past the market hype to rationalize their Hadoop adoption strategies.

Table Of Contents

Survey Objective

Data Insights

  • Adoption Initiates in the C-Suite
  • Skills Challenges Remain a Blocker
  • Hadoop User Populations Are Small
  • Methodology

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