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“Big Data” designated “Enabler” in Deloitte’s 3rd Annual Tech Trends Report

3 February 2012 –  Big Data … not surprisingly … features in Deloitte’s just-released annual “Tech Trends” report identifying the 10 trends most likely to have an impact for CIOs in the coming year and beyond.  “It’s an uncommon time to have so many emerging forces – all rapidly evolving, technology-centric and each already impacting business so strongly,” said Mark White, principal and chief technology officer, Deloitte Consulting LLP, as the report was announced.  He continued:

“The convergence of five forces offers a new set of tools, opening the door to a new set of rules for operations, performance and competition. Our report outlines the opportunity for IT to truly help elevate business performance.”

The five emerging technology forces he was referring to are analytics, mobility, social, cloud and cyber security. Between them, said White, they provide the opportunity for businesses to accelerate performance in 2012.

Deloitte’s 3rd annual Tech Trends report Elevate IT for Digital Business, identifies the top 10 technology trends that will have the most potential to impact businesses over the next 18-24 months, grouping the … Read more