White Paper

IDC White Paper: Data Warehouses Ascend to the Cloud, by Dan Vesset

Should the data warehouse be deployed on the cloud? As adoption of cloud software increases, organizations of all sizes and industries are evaluating the opportunities and challenges of deploying software on the cloud, and data warehousing solutions are no exception to this trend.
IDC research indicates that during the past quarter century, about $100 billion in aggregate has been invested in data warehouse software alone. Should these investments continue? [Yes!] Have they added value, and do they continue to do so? [Yes!] These are critical questions that today's IT and business decision makers must consider. Read this paper to learn more.