Gartner Research

2019 Planning Guide for Data and Analytics

Published: 05 October 2018

ID: G00361501

Analyst(s): Carlton Sapp , Doreen Galli , Joseph Antelmi , Sanjeev Mohan , Soyeb Barot , Thornton Craig, George Gilbert, Henry Cook , Sumit Pal , Daren Brabham


New data and analytics strategies promise to accelerate digital transformation, but success will depend on the variety of complementary architectures. Technical professionals must shift from fixed, rigid architectures to flexible data and analytics portfolios to better adapt to future demand.

Table Of Contents

Data and Analytics Trends

  • Pervasive Data and Analytics Will Continue to Demand a Comprehensive End-to-End Architecture Using a Portfolio-Based Approach
    • Planning Considerations
  • Organizations Will Invest to Make Analytics Ubiquitous
    • Planning Considerations
  • AI and ML Will Generate New Synergies in Information Management
    • Planning Considerations
  • Analytics Services in the Cloud Will Continue to Accelerate to Deliver Greater Performance at Scale
    • Planning Considerations
  • Revolutionary Changes in Analytics Will Drive IT to Adopt New Technologies and Roles
    • Planning Considerations

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