Essentially every CEO and Chief Data Officer (CDO) expresses a goal to create a more competitive, data-driven organization. Typically, this means to consolidate their enterprise data in a data lake and to empower data scientists to extract and analyze subsets of this data. However, CEOs and CDOs typically overlook the value of visual data exploration.
In our conversations with organizations, we’ve consistently seen a gap between what they’re achieving today in meeting their KPIs and what they could achieve by exploiting visual data exploration for their big data sets. We call this “the data exploration gap” and explore it in more detail below.