Slideshow 5 Causes of Information Management Immaturity

  • May 24 2012, 3:35pm EDT

Mistrust Hampers Development

The lingering issue of mistrust between IT and business executives continues to hamper information management growth, says Ventana CEO and EVP Mark A. Smith.

Data Spread Too Thin

On the tech side of information management, Ventana reported that lack of data quality and too many data sources have stifled maturity.

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Essential Projects Still at Fore

Information management initiatives are in the works at many enterprises, though the majority are ranked by Ventana as “essential” and far from high-level projects like advanced analytics.

Preparation Key, but Lacking

Ventana reported that many enterprises are without proper training and fresh data models to leap into the next phase of information ROI.

Satisfaction Wanes in Advanced Initiatives

Smith says that problems at the baseline of information management systems are being amplified as businesses take on larger and unstructured data volumes, and explore on-demand services.

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For more from and Ventana Research ...

To access the report from Ventana Research, click here. You can also register for a Web seminar May 30 on the results at this site.To read an article that expands on these findings, click here.All images courtesy Ventana Research, used with permission.