Trends Report

Vendor Landscape: Big Data Archiving

In The Era Of Big Data, Archiving Is A No-Brainer Investment

August 11th, 2015
With contributors:
Cheryl McKinnon , Elizabeth Cullen , Leslie Owens , Diane Lynch


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 growing data volume, increasing compliance pressure, and the evolution of big data, enterprise architect (EA) professionals should review their archiving strategies, leveraging new technologies and approaches. Big data archiving uses Hadoop and NoSQL technologies to store, process, and access information that helps deliver a 360-degree view of the business, product, and customer as well as meeting compliance and governance requirements. This report profiles 12 vendors of big data archiving solutions and describes technology enhancements and use cases.

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