Beyond its ability to immediately provide data when needed in the transparent form of customized dashboards, the impact of real-time analytics can be seen in the ways that companies are using it in recent product announcements.
Real-time analytics provides the boost some companies need to expand outside their traditional business lines. (See 8x8 Creates UC, Collaboration Cloud.)
It also is used for things like beefing up storage at the edge of the network, as enterprises look to maximize applications requiring low latency and high performance. (See Equinix Taking Storage to the Edge.)
Already, there are a number of companies and products featured in Virtuapedia that include real-time analytics, with a few standouts such as:
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