Big Data

Measured in terms of volume, velocity, and variety, big data represents a major disruption in the business intelligence and data management landscape, upending fundamental notions about governance and IT delivery. With traditional solutions becoming too expensive to scale or adapt to rapidly evolving conditions, companies are scrambling to find affordable technologies that will help them store, process, and query all of their data. Innovative solutions will enable companies to extract maximum value from big data and create differentiated, more personal customer experiences.


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  • For CIOs

    Report: Top Performers Appoint Chief Data Officers

    There's a new kid in town, and it's the chief data officer (CDO). The new position arose from a growing awareness of the value of data and recognition of an inability to take advantage of the op...

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  • For Application Development & Delivery Professionals

    Report: Vendor Landscape: BI-On-Hadoop For Customer Insights

    By the time you think you've inched closer taging all of your customer (and other business-relevant) data that is not ready for your EDW in a Hadoop-based data hub. While some data will still ha...

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  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report: Vendor Landscape: Big Data Archiving

    Many organizations fail to see data archiving as part of their business technology agenda because they perceive archiving as highly complex and delivering low business value. However, with growi...

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  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report: Q&A: Forrester's Top Five Questions About Big Data

    In 2015, big data implementation is full on, which means that the questions clients ask have changed substantially in the past 12 months. This report answers some of the most common questions th...

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  • For Enterprise Architecture Professionals

    Report: Transform Customer Experiences With Systems Of Insight

    Your business wants to grow its customer base and understands that customers will come only if experiences improve. You expect that lots of data and good analytics will help deliver these improv...

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