Analyst report by Rick F van der Lans - "The Next Wave of Analytics - At the Edge"
Rick is an independent analyst, consultant, author and lecturer specializing in data warehousing, business intelligence, big data, database technology, and data virtualization.
“A solution is required that can push the analytics to the edges: edge analytics. And not just simple forms of analytics, but every form, including pre‐defined analytics, ad‐hoc analytics, self‐service analytics, and data science. There are solutions that help to analyze edge data, such as centralized data warehouses, centralized data lakes, distributed database servers, streaming data with complex event processing, and data virtualization, but they all fall short in some areas”