CIOs Challenged by Big Data Costs

CIOs Challenged by Big Data Costs

Fast TrackFast Track

60% of CIOs say their data will outpace their company’s storage solution in 12 months.

Keeper LeagueKeeper League

46% retain data for six to 10 years due to regulation and compliance.

Information OverloadInformation Overload

37% are storing between 500,000 and 1 million gigabytes of data. An additional 19% are storing 1 million to 499 million gigabytes of data.

Grand PlanGrand Plan

47% anticipate storing one petabyte to one exabyte of data in two years, up from 34% today.

Price QuotePrice Quote

One of three pay between 21 cents to 30 cents per gigabyte a month. Translation: it would cost a company $3.12 million per year to store 500,000 gigabytes at an average cost of 26 cents per gigabyte per month.

Tough CallTough Call

46% say they’ll have to get selective about which data they keep if their budgets remain unchanged.

Out of ReachOut of Reach

Three of four say they can access only 50% or less of their data within 30 seconds.

Loose ArrangementsLoose Arrangements

73% say up to one-half of their data will be unstructured within two years.

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