Gartner Research

2017 Planning Guide for Data and Analytics

Published: 13 October 2016

ID: G00311517

Analyst(s): John Hagerty


In 2017, analytics will go viral within and outside the enterprise. Technical professionals will need to holistically manage their data and analytics architecture from end to end and leverage cloud wherever appropriate to meet the requirement for "analytics everywhere."

Table Of Contents

Data and Analytics Trends

  • Distributed Data and Analytics Will Demand a Comprehensive End-to-End Architecture
    • Planning Considerations
  • Analytics Will Go Viral, Within and Outside the Enterprise
    • Planning Considerations
  • The Cloud Will Be an Indispensable Platform for Data and Analytics Workloads
    • Planning Considerations
  • Executive Demands to Share Data Across Business Ecosystems Will Drive New Roles and Skills for Technical Professionals
    • Planning Considerations

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