When Data Virtualization?

By David Besemer and Robert Eve

"Evolution is not a force but a process; not a cause but a law." John Morley, On Compromise, published in 1886.

There comes a point in technology evolution when the question of adoption moves from "why implement" to "when to implement." Typically, we reach this inflection point when technology has developed sufficient functionality to represent a mature solution. In data virtualization, we have recently reached this inflection point of "When data virtualization?" Its functionality has matured to a fitness for both project-level and enterprise-scale implementations in a variety of use cases ... full article.