Data Digest: BI Project Success, Unlocking Unstructured Data, and Advanced Data Integration
If 80% of BI projects fail, how do you become part of the 20% that succeeds? Plus unlocking the secrets of unstructured data and why data integration requires a special focus.
- By Quint Turner
- March 11, 2016
Because 80% of BI projects fail, being apart of the 20% that succeed is quite laudable. Of course, it also means that it is much harder than most people realize to have a successful BI project, which is where this article comes in with its tips and tricks.
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Structured data is so nice and easy to handle that it is hard to ever want to use unstructured data -- until you look at the numbers and see 80% of data generated is unstructured. This article reviews some of the best practices of handling unstructured data.
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The rise of the cloud and the hybrid infrastructure brings many opportunities -- and many headaches as well. A recent Gartner report, summarized in this article, warned enterprises that integrating data while staying compliant is not an easy process; they recommend a defined integration strategy to deal with the postmodern structure.
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Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at pungry.com.