Today Lavastorm Analytics published “Analytics 2013 – A Survey on Analytic Usage, Trends, and Future In.... This is a very interesting research project because it includes opinions from such a wide audience from the analytics community – 600 business analysts, technologists, data analytics professionals, managers and C-level professionals were polled across a broad variety of industries – including finance, telecom, healthcare and computer software.
It’s clear from the survey that the analytics industry remains extremely vibrant, with nearly 60% of respondents indicating that their company plans to increase their analytic investments in 2013. That investment will go equally to both people and tool investments. Big data, data discovery, and visualizations are just some of the forces driving investment and change. See the highlights in our infographic below, download the complete report, or read the press release.