We’ve Reached a Turning Point in Cloud, Big Data & Analytics

| April 26, 2016

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It’s that time of year: We’re all facing an onslaught of 2015 recaps and 2016 predictions. But in all of these looks back and forward, we often forget about the transition. It’s easy to make a clear distinction between what’s happened and what (we think) will happen, but the reality is not always so cut and dry. Things don’t just change with the flip of a switch simply because the year has changed. So when do these transitions actually take place? I’d argue that we’re in the midst of quite a few very impactful ones right now.

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