This IDC study explores the actual deployment of database management system (DBMS) and middleware in application platform and analyzes the selection of the software utilized and its issues.
"The enterprise data inventory and application platform will continue to grow. Thus, the efforts in Big Data utilization to leverage the large volume of data in business and the utilization of database integration, as well as integration system to streamline the platform operation and management continue to be implemented, particularly in advanced large enterprises. Today a majority of midsize and large enterprises are considering the implementation. However, measures must be taken against the issues in turning this consideration into actual implementation, which are price and personnel skill. Vendors must expand their solution lineup that can meet the needs of various users, enhance their education program to support skill development, and provide support by revitalizing user communities," says Shintaro Kusachi, software and security market analyst, IDC Japan.
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