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Cloud Data Ecosystems Emerge as the New Data and Analytics Battleground

Published: 29 January 2020

ID: G00465521

Analyst(s): Adam Ronthal , Donald Feinberg , Guido De Simoni , Ehtisham Zaidi


Data management in the cloud has shifted from a developer-oriented “some assembly required” focus to an enterprise-oriented solution-based focus. Data and analytics leaders must understand the implications and trade-offs to make informed strategic decisions for their data and analytics deployments.

Table Of Contents


  • Ecosystem⁴
  • Cloud Data Ecosystems Will Take One of Four Forms
  • The Next Wave of Cloud Data Management Capabilities Has Begun

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