For all the progress that companies are making on their big data projects, there’s one big hurdle holding them back: complexity. Because of the high level of technical complexity that big data tech entails and the lack of data science skills, companies are not achieving everything the’d like to with big data.
That’s one of the key takeaways from a new report issued today by Qubole, the big data as a service vendor founded by Apache Hive co-creator Ashish Thusoo. Qubole hired an outfit called Dimensional Research, which surveyed more than 400 technology decisions makers about their big data projects, and published the results today in “2018 Survey of Big Data Trends and Challenges.”
Author: Alex Woodie