Investments in data platforms, especially in Big Data Infrastructure, will continue to grow due to increased adoption of IoT. According to IDC, Big Data and business analytics market will grow to $203 billion by 2020, double the $112 billion in 2015. More than 86% of Fortune 500 companies have the Microsoft Cloud, which offers companies a fully integrated stack for any kind of data from on-premises, hybrid, or fully in the cloud. Its open cloud platform supports a wide variety of data management systems, including on-premises, cloud, relational DB and a host of other options, such as 3rd Party Hadoop solutions.
With data platform competency, you can differentiate yourself as a specialist in SQL database, and big data for on-premises and hybrid environments. You can advise customers on their business needs, and architect, develop and administer data platforms using a powerful, secure, and industry-recognized Microsoft’s big data and analytics platform. This platform includes operational database management, data warehousing, and one of fastest In-memory technologies: Redis Cache. With your help, your customers will be able to innovate, compete, and capture value by making data-driven decisions from insights extracted from data stored on data platform.
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