Gartner stated in their Gartner Market Guide for Data Virtualization,

"Deploy data virtualization functions to enable data access without data movement in modern, distributed, hybrid and multicloud architectures. DV technologies will transform how you manage, govern, integrate and consume distributed data assets." 

- Assessing the Relevance of Data Virtualization in Modern Data Architectures, Gartner, June 2021

However, despite the strong presence this technology has within the data integration market, many are still baffled as to how it works. Download this infographic to learn more.