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Sanjeev Mohan
Research Vice President
4 years at Gartner
31 years IT Industry

Sanjeev Mohan researches data management strategies within the Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) group. Mr. Mohan covers big data frameworks and related technologies. He provides insights on cloud data management, AI and ML, data storage including Hadoop, NoSQL, data integration, data governance and data transformation strategies. Read Full Bio

Databases and Machine Learning Coalesce

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  September 14, 2020

The boundaries between data management and advanced analytics are blurring fast. Databases are enhancing capabilities to build, train and validate machine learning models right where the data sits – inside the databases and data warehouses. When the ML operations and the data-preparation are in separate artifacts, the round-trip for investigative analytics is long and ponderous. […]

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Hadoop is (still) alive and kicking

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  August 19, 2020

It has been a long time since I blogged and so I joined forces with my colleague and friend Merv Adrian. Here is the first one of the series. It’s been an eventful 6 months since Merv published the last of these trackers. The Hadoop ecosystem is far from dead, as many pundits predicted. Cloudera […]

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Is Google Cloud Platform Ready to Run Your Data Analytics Pipeline?

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  February 6, 2019

Is Google Cloud Platform Ready to Run Your Data Analytics Pipeline? This is the focus of my latest research which published in Jan 2019. So, why did I decide to write on this topic? I am glad you asked. My journey in helping our customers with their technical queries started when I joined Gartner in […]

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Strata Data San Jose March 2018 Musings

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  March 18, 2018

Ladies and Gentlemen, we have a new buzz word for 2018: Operationalization! I attended this year’s edition of Strata Data show last week in San Jose. Last year when I attended the show, it was still called Strata Hadoop. Interestingly, if last year many companies were trying to distance themselves from Hadoop, this year I […]

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Australian data management discovery tour

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  March 1, 2018

I returned today from a two week trip to Australia that included client meetings and roundtable presentations in five cities – Brisbane, Adelaide, Melbourne, Canberra and Sydney. I finished my trip at the Gartner Data & Analytics Summit in Sydney which exceeded over 1,000 attendees and became our biggest D&A Summit in the APAC region […]

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My introduction and my love for DATA

by Sanjeev Mohan  |  January 15, 2018

I have been working as a research analyst responsible for the Big Data topics for the last year. I plan to regularly post my blogs here. I have been accused of being an insufferable and recovering dataholic since my days at Oracle in the early 1990s. So, my goal is to write about all things […]

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