In boardrooms around the world, C-suite executives are clamoring to join the big data party. And for good reason: the value that can be derived from analyzing big data is well known. Cost savings, productivity gains and compelling customer insights are but a few of the benefits of big data in the enterprise.
There is a hidden challenge to analyzing big data, one that is often ignored: the fluid movement of data from one place to another. In order to collect, store and analyze big data, it has to move, and it has to move fast.
When it comes to the movement of big data, there is an important component that can make or break success: the network. This CITO Research white paper explains and offers solutions to overcome the big data network challenge so that you can derive value faster.