10 November, 2017
85% Of Big Data Projects Fail, But Your Developers Can Help Yours Succeed
A year ago, Gartner estimated that 60% of big data projects fail. As bad as that sounds, the reality is actually worse. According to Gartner analyst Nick Heudecker this week, Gartner was “too conservative” with its 60% estimate. The real failure rate? “[C]loser to 85 percent.” In other words, abandon hope all ye who enter here, especially because “[T]he problem isn’t technology,” Heudecker said. It’s you.