O’Reilly’s post “What lies ahead for data in 2018” cleary states the importance of time-series analytics.
Here is the full quote about the #1 trend:
1. New tools will make graphs and time series easier, leading to new use cases.
|Graphs and time series have been a crucial part of the explosion in big data. 2018 will see the emergence of a new generation of tools for storing and analyzing graphs and time series at large scale. These new analytic and visualization tools will help product groups devise new offerings, especially for use cases in security and fraud detection|