Managing databases in today's environments involves many complex problems and scenarios. This ebook presents the results of a 2016 survey conducted with the goal of discovering what data engineering teams across the country require to perform their jobs effectively, according to the team members themselves.
Organizations are increasingly tasked with managing massive volumes of critical data flowing through their technology stacks, but how are they handling the challenge? The results of the new survey offer key insights, including:
The amount of data that teams are managing is doubling in size every 2 years.
80% of survey respondents still rely on teams of six people or fewer, which have not grown to adjust to the increases in data.
A quarter of respondents reported spending at least 20% of their time fixing performance problems instead of enhancing system performance.