Types/sources of big data used by industry professionals worldwide in 2016

Sources of big data most often used globally 2016 The graph shows the types of data used for big data analysis by industry professionals worldwide, as of summer 2016. According to the survey data, 64 percent of respondents indicated that they were already using transaction data within their company for big data analysis, a further 19 percent said they planned to begin using transaction data within 12 months.
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In usePlanned within 12 monthsPlanned in long-term
Transaction data64%19%9%
System logs59%11%13%
Sensor/RFID/machine data30%11%18%
Documents/texts30%23%21%
Social media data24%26%24%
Clickstream data21%19%22%
Videos/images12%17%17%
In usePlanned within 12 monthsPlanned in long-term
Transaction data64%19%9%
System logs59%11%13%
Sensor/RFID/machine data30%11%18%
Documents/texts30%23%21%
Social media data24%26%24%
Clickstream data21%19%22%
Videos/images12%17%17%
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The graph shows the types of data used for big data analysis by industry professionals worldwide, as of summer 2016. According to the survey data, 64 percent of respondents indicated that they were already using transaction data within their company for big data analysis, a further 19 percent said they planned to begin using transaction data within 12 months.
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Release date
March 2017
Region
Worldwide
Survey time period
summer 2016
Number of respondents
208 respondents
Special properties
Big data professionals
Method of interview
Online survey
Supplementary notes
Original question: "Which of the following data types does your company use for big data analysis?"

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