Recommended Reading

Cleaning up the data takes time and scarce talent*

~ IBM


55% of your data is untapped or unknown, or “dark”

The State of Dark Data
A Splunk Survey of 1300 Global Business & IT Leaders


95% of organizations see negative impacts from poor data quality resulting in wasted resources and additional costs…

~ Experian’s 2019 global data management report

What’s the Cost of Having a Long Supply Tail, and How Do You Determine the ‘Right’ Supply Base?

https://spendmatters.com/2017/07/19/whats-cost-long-supply-tail-determine-right-supply-base/


The Global Chief Procurement Officer Survey 2018 – Deloitte

https://www2.deloitte.com/uk/en/pages/operations/articles/cpo-survey.html


IT Spend and Staffing Benchmarks 2019/2020

https://www.computereconomics.com/temp/ISS2019Ch01ExecSum78321.pdf