Blue Hill Perspective: 4 Key Trends Affecting Data Management in the Modern World

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From Big Data and data visualization to mobile and cloud, few spaces rival the lightning pace of change that the world of data analytics has undergone. Blue Hill Research believes that the tasks of managing data are in the midst of their own revolution that will fundamentally impact enterprise data analysis.

We observe the following four key trends shifting this market:

– Formalization of Hadoop as an enterprise technology
– Proliferation of JSON and XML data exchange formats
– New users of data management and analytics technology
– Increased need for data quality

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About James Haight

James Haight is a principal analyst at Blue Hill Research focusing on analytics and emerging enterprise technologies. His primary research includes exploring the business case development and solution assessment for data warehousing, data integration, advanced analytics and business intelligence applications. He also hosts Blue Hill's Emerging Tech Roundup Podcast, which features interviews with industry leaders and CEOs on the forefront of a variety of emerging technologies. Prior to Blue Hill Research, James worked in Radford Consulting's Executive and Board of Director Compensation practice, specializing in the high tech and life sciences industries. Currently he serves on the strategic advisory board of the Bentley Microfinance Group, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to community development through funding and consulting entrepreneurs in the Greater Boston area.
Posted on July 22, 2015 by James Haight