Gartner Blog Network


New Research: IoT Data Proliferation Elevates Data Integration Challenges

by Andrew White  |  February 24, 2016  |  1 Comment

My colleagues Eric Thoo and Ted Friedman just published this note: IoT Data Proliferation Elevates Data Integration Challenge.

The increasing numbers of sensors, devices, beacons and other connected devices that make up the IoT bring significant data integration challenges. This note will help integration and information leaders take account of the escalating need for data integration.

This note continues the focus that another colleague mine (Michael Moran) hit on previously with Why the Internet of Things Will Dwarf Social (Big Data).

Additional Resources

Predicts 2019: Data and Analytics Strategy

Data and analytics are the key accelerants of digitalization, transformation and “ContinuousNext” efforts. As a result, data and analytics leaders will be counted upon to affect corporate strategy and value, change management, business ethics, and execution performance.

Read Free Gartner Research

Category: data-and-analytics-strategies  data-integration  internet-of-everything  internet-of-things  

Andrew White
Research VP
8 years at Gartner
22 years IT industry

Andrew White is a Distinguished Analyst and VP. His roles include Chief of Research and Content Lead for Data and Analytics. His main research focus is data and analytics strategy, platforms, and governance. Read Full Bio


Thoughts on New Research: IoT Data Proliferation Elevates Data Integration Challenges


  1. Angel Healy says:

    Definitely, Andrew. As the days go by, the amount of data will surely go up and these platforms should keep up with its scope and security.



Comments are closed

Comments or opinions expressed on this blog are those of the individual contributors only, and do not necessarily represent the views of Gartner, Inc. or its management. Readers may copy and redistribute blog postings on other blogs, or otherwise for private, non-commercial or journalistic purposes, with attribution to Gartner. This content may not be used for any other purposes in any other formats or media. The content on this blog is provided on an "as-is" basis. Gartner shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of the content or use of this blog.