In 2020, Forbes estimated the market of MLOps solutions is expected to reach $4 billion by 2025. The recent Venture Beats article claims it will grow to over $6 billion by 2028. Let's look at what is the driving force for the demand of MLOps.
Suppose you find your projects to be in the gray area between the extremes of delayed and real-time inference where you can go with either one, ask yourself if you can delay. And if you can, you should!