Gartner's 19 In-memory Databases for Big Data Analytics
Amid the big data boom, the in-memory database market will enjoy a 43 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) leaping from $2.21 billion in 2013 to $13.23 billion in 2018, predicts Markets and Markets, a global research firm. Whats driving that demand? Simply put, in-memory databases allow real-time analytics and situation awareness on "live" transaction data rather than after-the-fact analysis on "stale data, notes a recent Gartner market guide. Here are 19 in-memory database options mentioned in that Gartner market guide.