Gartner Research

2018 Planning Guide for Data and Analytics

Published: 29 September 2017

ID: G00331851

Analyst(s): Jason Lewis


In 2018, data and analytics can't be ignored — analytics will drive major innovation and disrupt established business models in the coming years. Technical professionals need to adapt their data and analytics architecture from end to end, to meet the demand for "analytics everywhere."

Table Of Contents

Data and Analytics Trends

  • Pervasive Data and Analytics Will Demand a Comprehensive End-to-End Architecture
    • Planning Considerations
  • IT Will Need to Be More Agile in Order to Service Constituents Across Fragmented Analytics Initiatives
    • Planning Considerations
  • The Move to Data and Analytics in the Cloud Will Pass the Tipping Point and Continue to Accelerate
    • Planning Considerations
  • New Trends, Such as AI and ML, Will Revolutionize Analytics and Drive IT to Adopt New Technologies and Roles
    • Planning Considerations

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