Gartner Research

The Impact of Modern Data Solutions on IT Modernization Decisions

Published: 07 June 2016

ID: G00275422

Analyst(s): Dale Vecchio, Nick Heudecker


While relational DBMS choices are common in IT modernization decisions, new data management options offer high performance and reliability at increasingly competitive price points. This note introduces senior IT leaders to modern data solutions for modernizing legacy systems.

Table Of Contents
  • Start Your Renovation With New Opportunities
  • NoSQL and NewSQL as Modernization Alternatives
  • In-Memory Capabilities Proliferate
  • Data Consistency — Changing the Logical Unit of Work
  • Polyglot and Multimodel DBMS — When One DBMS Just Won't Do

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