The Business Impact of Big Data - Slide 6

Email     |     Share  
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10
Next The Business Impact of Big Data-6 Next

The more data, the longer it takes to analyze.

The recent economic downturn took a lot of companies by surprise.  As a result, many business executives want more information than ever in order to be certain they are making the right decisions.

However, a survey of 543 business and IT executives, commissioned by the IT services firm Avanade, finds that business executives are also drowning in data. So the issue is not necessarily gathering more data, but identifying relevant business data. And, once identified, the challenge becomes finding who in the organization has it.

If you’re getting the sense that there is a lot of dysfunctional behavior in managing data across the enterprise, you’re probably right. What follows is data that appears to confirm that.

More Slideshows:


10 More Gadgets to Help Improve Productivity More must-have gadgets you should add to your repertoire.

Guide to Green Electronics 18 top manufacturers are ranked according to their policies on toxic chemicals, recycling and climate change.


Why the Hoopla over Hadoop? Loraine Lawson has broken down the reasons in nine easy to understand facts.

 

Related Topics : Fujitsu, Storage Virtualization, Desktop Virtualization, Virtual Tape Library, InfiniBand

 
More Slideshows

DataM63-290x195 Data Storage Today: Key Takeaways from VMworld 2016

Survey findings include pain points for secondary storage, average restore times, the growth of hyperconvergence and rate of cloud adoption in enterprises.  ...  More >>

infra97-290x195 7 Tips to Improve Data Backup and Ensure Business Continuity

With today's modern solutions, enterprises should be able to transform backup and recovery from a low-level legacy IT function to a modern function delivering continuity and value to the entire business. ...  More >>

OwnBackupCloudDataRisk0x Top 3 Cloud Backup Dangers and How to Avoid Them

The top three data dangers lurking in cloud environments and tips for how to manage data protection and backup in a SaaS-based world. ...  More >>

Subscribe to our Newsletters

Sign up now and get the best business technology insights direct to your inbox.