Jennifer is a senior forecast analyst, focusing on the business technology (BT) and eCommerce space. She leverages Forrester's proprietary survey data, along with extensive industry research, to model and develop forward-looking insights into the technology markets. Recent… (Read Full Bio)topics of interest include commerce software, cloud security, and mobile devices and developer tools.Previous Work ExperienceJennifer has over 20 years' experience working with technology, media, and energy companies in forecasting, strategic planning, financial, and marketing roles.Most recently, she provided forecasting, valuation, and strategic planning services to clients in the technology and media space on an advisory basis. Previously, Jennifer worked in the Institutional Research group at Cowen and Company, publishing research reports on the telecom services sector including RBOCs, mobile operators, long-haul carriers, colocation/hosting providers, and satellite operators.Additional experience includes financial and planning positions at global satellite operator Intelsat; economic consulting firm Putnam, Hayes & Bartlett; British Petroleum; and railroad company CSX.EducationJennifer earned an MBA from the University of Chicago and an undergraduate degree in economics from Cornell University. She is a chartered financial analyst (CFA).
Private cloud can provide the speed-to-market and scalability of public cloud, yet with enhanced security. Improved IT infrastructure manageability and flexibility are the key drivers of private cloud adoption.
Nonrelational databases are projected to be the fastest-growing sector within big data management solutions. We forecast that NoSQL will grow 25.0% and Hadoop will grow 32.9% annually over the forecast period.