Big Data

Technology Map Detailed Contents August 2017

Importance of the Technology

The Technology in Brief

  • Big Data: Definition
  • Sources of Big Data
  • Data Types
  • Data Location: On-Premises, in the Cloud, and Hybrid
  • Management and Processing of Big Data
    • Traditional Data Management
    • Hadoop
    • Spark
    • NoSQL and NewSQL Databases
  • Big Data: Analysis
    • What Analytics Software Can Do
    • What Analytics Can Study
    • Data Visualization
  • Added-Value Services
  • Enabling Technologies
    • Cloud Computing
    • Virtualization
    • APIs
    • Data Standards and Specifications
    • Data-Security Methods and Technologies
    • Data Centers, Storage Hardware, Server Hardware
    • Communications Infrastructure

Commercial Development Parameters

  • Demand Factors
  • General Constraints
  • Synergistic Technologies
  • Competing Technologies
  • Required Resources
  • Regulatory Factors

Areas to Monitor

  • Data Growth
  • Regulatory Framework
  • AI and Deep Learning
  • Hardware Breakthrough
  • New Business Models
  • Trust in Big-Data Systems
  • Data Security and Authentication
  • Usability of Big-Data Systems
  • Data and Analysis Quality
  • Data Monopolies
  • Organizational and Process Change
  • Knowledge-Work Automation

Implications of Commercialization

  • Outcome A: The Big Brain
  • Outcome B: Big but Useless Data
  • Outcome C: The Data Divide
  • Outcome D: Big Brother

Opportunities

  • Applications
    • Automotive, Transportation, and Logistics
    • Defense, Intelligence and Security
    • Electronics
    • Energy and Utilities
    • Finance
    • Food and Agriculture
    • Government
    • Health Care, Pharma, and Biotechnology
    • Manufacturing
    • Materials and Mining
    • Media, Advertising, and Entertainment
    • Retail
  • The Big-Data Value Chain
    • Enabling Components
    • Data Management and Processing
    • Analytics
    • Vertical Tools
    • Professional Services and Support
    • Big-Data Users

Updates

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