Predictions Report

Predictions 2015: Hadoop Will Become A Cornerstone Of Your Business Technology Agenda

Hadoop Has Already Disrupted The Economics Of Data. What's Next?

November 4th, 2014
With contributors:
Sharyn Leaver , Brian Hopkins , Holger Kisker, Ph.D. , James Staten , David Murphy , Sophia Christakis

Summary

Hadoop is the rising star of the business technology agenda for a simple reason — it disrupts the economics of data, analytics, and someday soon, all enterprise applications; it is secretly becoming an application platform too. Application development and delivery (AD&D) professionals should be aware of and take action on these eight predictions, including the disruptive power of "Hadooponomics," Hadoop's current killer app, the closing data management gap, and the emergence of brand new distros.

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