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Data storage challenges in organizations worldwide 2016-2017

The statistic shows the challenges facing users of data storage and storage services in enterprise organizations worldwide, in 2016 and 2017. As of 2017, 47 percent of respondents highlighted the handling of data growth as one of the largest storage challenges.

Data storage pain points for enterprise organizations worldwide, in 2016 and 2017

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Release date

April 2017



Survey time period

2016 to 2017

Number of respondents

2016 (n=639), 2017 (n=490)

Supplementary notes

Original question: "What are our organization's top three pain points from a storage perspective?"

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