Gartner's Top 10 tech trends for 2013: Big Data and Cloud

Gartner recently released their list of the top 10 tech trends for next year. In the mix is cloud computing and strategic big data. In these two areas particularly, application performance management will play a crucial role:

First came the heavy adoption of Apple’s mobile platform by consumers whose heavy use of the devices for business tasks forced the IT operations at their companies to support them. Android was the next mobile platform pushed onto IT and now comes Windows 8, Microsoft’s latest effort to keep its PC empire intact and gain market share in mobile devices.

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