Delivering on the Value of Big Data - Infographic

Most of us already know that a big data initiative can help drive success and greater value across our business. Aligning IT and the business, driving operational efficiencies and transforming the business are all areas that deliver the highest possible return on your big data investment. Executing on all three areas can virtually guarantee success.


Early Adopters of big data technology are racing forward to out-pace their competition by creating new data driven value for their business. Enterprise Management Associates (EMA) and 9sight Consulting have recently published in-depth research exploring the big data market and identified that big data is essential or important to 55% of their research respondents.


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Insights Across the Hybrid Enterprise: Big Data 2015


Clearly many companies see great value in leveraging data to fuel innovation but it’s not always smooth sailing. As with any complex IT project there are challenges and obstacles that can impede progress. EMA and 9sight explore these topics in the Big Data – All Data Infographic.


Common project challenges include:

  • Poor data management
  • Skill gaps
  • Complexity
  • Strategy issues


The research and infographic explore these issues and identify the most significant challenges as selected by your peers.


Having a better understanding of new technology is always a great way to jump out ahead. I hope the data included in this infographic and the executive summery lead you down the right path and allow you to gain the value that big data can deliver.