Big data analytics leader Pentaho Corporation has identified five key trends driving the market:
1. The big data platforms ecosystem is exploding: The popularity of several open-source big data platforms such as Hadoop, MongoDB, Cassandra and HBase is growing enormously, making it technically and economically viable to store and analyze big data.
2. Commercial quality big data platforms are here: Commercial companies now provide professional quality assurance, technical support and services for the leading big data platforms, so organizations can feel confident running their businesses on them.