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Move to New Technology for Analytics on Fast Big Data

Published: 30 June 2015

ID: G00277535

Analyst(s): W. Roy Schulte , Nick Heudecker


Distributed stream computing platforms are coming to market and vendors are enhancing their established event processing platforms, creating new choices for event stream processing applications. Analytics leaders may need to acquire new tools and use unfamiliar architectures.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Vendors and open-source communities are bringing DSCPs to market, causing analytics leaders to consider them for high-volume applications
  • Some established EPPs are adopting parallel-processing, DSCP-like architectures, causing analytics leaders to update their ESP architecture strategies
  • Individual DSCPs and EPPs will remain highly diverse in their operating characteristics, driving analytics leaders to use multiple products

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