Gartner Research

Overview of a Project to Rationalize Your Database Management Systems, 2009

Published: 06 February 2009

ID: G00165149

Analyst(s): Donald Feinberg


Today, organizations support too many disparate database management systems at ever-increasing costs. This, coupled with today's economy, has created growing interest in simplifying the database management system landscape.

Table Of Contents
  • Strategy for Rationalizing Your Database Management Systems
  • What are the current business drivers mandating changes in IT organizations' DBMS strategies and why is it critical to have a DBMS strategy?
    • Planned Research for 2009
  • What are the components of, and best practices for, modernizing and rationalizing a DBMS infrastructure?
    • Planned Research for 2009
  • What are the advancements in technology, vendor strategies and new products that can be used to rationalize a DBMS strategy?
    • Planned Research for 2009

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