Failure to move your big data into the cloud may prove to be “an extinction level event” for companies that are on the verge of becoming digital dinosaurs, says Brian Hopkins, analyst with Forrester Research.
His June 15 report, Move Your Big Data Into The Public Cloud: You Won’t Be Able To Keep Up With Customers If You Don’t, concludes that companies that wish to be competitive in 2020 need to make use of their big data analytics in the public cloud. He was assisted by Srividya Sridharan, John Rymer, Boris Evelson, Dave Bartoletti and Christian Austin. The report is not publicly available. The Forrester summary of it is here.
Author: Charles Babcock