Big Data: Growing Adoption but Persistent Challenges

| January 12, 2016

Big Data: Growing Adoption but Persistent Challenges
Forbes contributor Gil Press recently wrote, “Two recent surveys shed new light on the state of big data, showing growing adoption but persistent data management challenges. Management consulting firm NewVantage Partners (NPV) will release next week the results of its 4th annual Big Data Executive Survey… Survey respondents were Fortune 1000 senior business and technology executives. IT industry association CompTIA has released last month its Big Data Insights and Opportunities report, based on an online survey of 402 business and IT professionals. Here are 6 observations, based on these two reports, about what is happening with big data in practice.

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The infographic below breaks down the most common reasons that companies choose to move to private clouds, as well as changes they experience that lead to agility gains, operational gains, and overall cost savings for the company.

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The infographic below breaks down the most common reasons that companies choose to move to private clouds, as well as changes they experience that lead to agility gains, operational gains, and overall cost savings for the company.

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