Gartner Research

Top Trends in Data and Analytics for 2021

Published: 16 February 2021

ID: G00729348

Analyst(s): Rita Sallam , Donald Feinberg , Pieter den Hamer , Shubhangi Vashisth , Farhan Choudhary , Jim Hare , Lydia Clougherty Jones , Julian Sun , Yefim Natis , Carlie Idoine , Joseph Antelmi , Mark Beyer , Ehtisham Zaidi , Henry Cook , Jacob Orup Lund , Erick Brethenoux , Svetlana Sicular , Sumit Agarwal , Melissa Davis , Alan D. Duncan , Afraz Jaffri , Ankush Jain , Soyeb Barot , Saul Judah , Anthony Mullen , James Richardson , Kurt Schlegel , Austin Kronz , Ted Friedman , W. Roy Schulte , Paul DeBeasi

Summary

The D&A trends covered in this research can help organizations respond to change, uncertainty and the opportunities they bring over the next three years. D&A leaders must examine how to turn these trends into mission-critical investments that accelerate their capabilities to anticipate, shift and respond.

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Overview

What You Need to Know

Changes Since Last Year

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