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Nov 2015 - IDC FutureScape - Doc # 259835

IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Big Data and Analytics 2016 Predictions

Table of Contents

IDC FutureScape Figure

Figure: IDC FutureScape: Worldwide Big Data and Analytics 2016 Top 10 Predictions

IDC Opinion

In This Study

Situation Overview

Summary of Key Drivers

IDC FutureScape Predictions

Prediction 1: Through 2020, Spending on Cloud-Based BDA Technology Will Grow 4.5x Faster Than Spending for On-Premises Solutions

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Prediction 2: By 2020, 50% of All Business Analytics Software Will Incorporate Prescriptive Analytics Built On Cognitive Computing Functionality

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Prediction 3: Shortage of Skilled Staff Will Extend from Data Scientists to Architects and Experts in Data Management; Big Data–Related Professional Services Will Have a CAGR of 23% Through 2020

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Prediction 4: By 2020, 90% of Databases (Relational and Nonrelational) Will Be Based on Memory-Optimized Technology

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Prediction 5: By 2020, Distributed Micro Analytics and Data Manipulation Will Be Part of All Big Data and Analytics Deployments

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Prediction 6: Through 2020, Spending on Self-Service Visual Discovery and Data Preparation Market Will Grow 2.5x Faster Than Traditional IT-Controlled Tools for Similar Functionality

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Prediction 7: By 2020, Data Monetization Efforts Will Result in Enterprises Pursuing Digital Transformation Initiatives Increasing the Marketplace's Consumption of Their Own Data by 100-Fold or More

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Prediction 8: By 2020, the High-Value Data — Part of the Digital Universe — That Is Worth Analyzing to Achieve Actionable Intelligence Will Double

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Prediction 9: By 2020, 60% of Information Delivered to Decision Makers Will Be Considered by Them Always Actionable, Doubling the Rate from the Current (2015) Level

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Prediction 10: Organizations That Analyze All Relevant Data and Deliver Actionable Information Will Achieve Extra $430 Billion in Productivity Gains Over Their Less Analytically Oriented Peers by 2020

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Essential Guidance

Key Drivers

DX: Accelerating Business Disruption from Digital Transformation

Cloud Life: The Merging of Real Life with Digital Identity

Options Abundance: Cloud x Open Source x Value-Added Intellectual Property

Promise of Predictability: The Desire to "Analyze the Future"

Demand for Self-Service: From Data Preparation to Visualization

Talent Quest: High Demand for Next-Generation Business/IT Skills — Scarce Supply

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