Gartner Research

Market Guide for Data Virtualization

Published: 25 July 2016

ID: G00299299

Analyst(s): Ehtisham Zaidi , Shubhangi Vashisth , Mark Beyer


Data virtualization offers data and analytics leaders a data integration strategy to limit data silos and address new analytical and operational opportunities through flexibility in data access. This research provides insight into 16 vendors and their offerings to help in making an informed choice.

Table Of Contents

Market Definition

Market Direction

  • Data Virtualization Continues to Grow in Importance
  • Data Virtualization Tools Continue to Mature Along Three Distinct Axes
  • Different Provider Models for Data Virtualization Technology
  • Major Inhibitors to Data Virtualization Adoption

Market Analysis

  • Analytical Use Cases
  • Operational Use Cases

Representative Vendors

  • Capsenta
  • Cisco
  • Data Virtuality
  • Denodo
  • IBM
  • Informatica
  • Information Builders
  • K2View
  • OpenLink Software
  • Oracle
  • Progress
  • Red Hat
  • Rocket Software
  • SAP
  • SAS
  • Stone Bond Technologies

Market Recommendations

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