Are you rethinking your data integration strategies? is the introduction of Big Data having an impact on that strategy? Jorge Lopez of Syncsort makes a compelling point around the challenges and the cost of doing Big Data integration with traditional methods. Check out the video for an overview.

I believe that innovation in data integration and data access will act as a catalyst for change in the business Intelligence (BI) space over the coming year. A surge in data volume and velocity are stretching the functionality of some data integration solutions and strategies. Data warehouse ecosystems are becoming more complex with the addition of new applications, Big Data, Cloud, data marts and as this ecosystem evolves the demands on data integration systems will be unprecedented.

What are your thoughts?