Big Data And ROI: An Uneasy Pairing For CIOs

CIOs need to rethink traditional cost justifications when making investments in big data projects.

“I don’t know” is not the answer CIOs want to give when the board of directors asks what the return on investment (ROI) will be for any IT project. However, that response is honest and accurate when discussing big data projects. IT executives need to understand the challenges that these projects present and craft strategies to minimize any potential negative impact.

Author: Paul Korzeniowski

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