Gartner predicts that insights-driven businesses will earn $1.8 trillion annually by 2021. To prepare for this monumental growth, businesses are spending significantly more time and resources to manage and analyse their enterprise data. Progress DataDirect conducts an annual survey to determine the latest trends in accessing and utilising enterprise data. This year’s survey had more than 1,400 respondents. Join Nishanth Kadiyala, Product Evangelist from Progress, as he unveils the 2018 data connectivity and analytics patterns in databases, big data, cloud, REST APIs, OData, data security, open and embedded analytics, hybrid connectivity, and more.