Operationalizing Analytics: The real value of data analytics goes beyond just telling you what happened or what will happen, but what you should do about it

When looking at analytics, it’s useful to consider the important role that relational database management systems play in the process, including considering how the database provides a foundation for the full spectrum of analytics, from traditional analytics to the more modern variants making use of machine learning (ML) and artificial intelligence (AI).

Deploying modern enterprise services in the cloud

Ultimately, the onus is on enterprises to make an informed decision on whether to stay with their existing non-cloud deployments or to move to the cloud. And if the choice is the latter, to make a considered decision about which cloud and deployment strategy to adopt before drawing up a migration strategy.