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10 Roadblocks to Becoming a Data-Driven Enterprise

Nearly 100% of enterprises want to become more data-driven, but less than a third have accomplished that goal. A new survey sheds light on the reasons why.
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10. Improperly Labelled Data


A similar problem is data that gets labelled incorrectly. Overall, 37% of respondents said that mislabeled data was a problem, and in this case, it was the IT decision-makers with the most concern, as 40% of them cited the issue in response to the question about the challenges of accessing data.

Again, technology might help data get more appropriate tags, but training might also be necessary to help curb the problem.

In general, if enterprises want to overcome the roadblocks to being more data-driven, they’ll probably need to address all three aspects that contribute to the problems — people, processes and technology.

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Cynthia Harvey is a freelance writer and editor based in the Detroit area. She has been covering the technology industry for more than fifteen years. View Full Bio

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