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"As I’ve often said in these blogs, the biggest single trend I see happening in business is a move toward much greater use of analytics, particularly predictive analytics. My most complete rant on this topic is here, for anyone wanting to see my rationale."
Being in that business, I agree with you on this. The smaller firms are first out of the gate with it too (it being GPU acceleration basically) due to their nature of being more willing to try out new things. The larger firms will catch on once vendors like Dell can provide them with kit like this.