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Overcoming Data Silos: The corporate’s challenge

Predictive Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, bots, data science – the waves of advances in data science keep on coming. Access to old data and not skill base or technology, turns out to be the biggest obstacle for powerful analysis insight which requires a tedious data preparation. Data Silos are something of a buzzword, a demon lurking in the enterprise which makes it prohibitively costly to extract data and makes company initiatives nearly impossible. Silos lead on to limited information, redundant data and interdepartmental inefficiencies. To make the data streamlined, accessible and impactful to the organization’s bottom-line, the development of silos must be mitigated in a progressive and pragmatic approach. Things aren’t as beautifully simple as the buzzword “data lake” might conjure. A combination of various methods including use of the right software, encouraging proactive communication, blurring departmental descriptions and roles coupled with the goal of integration at the background would lead to an integrated platform thus overcoming the problem of data silos. Focus on Wide Data Analytics and not only big data, stands indispensible to achieve a future state of mature analytical competency, however, silos aren’t entirely evil in the context of data management.

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