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August 18, 2014

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It's interesting to see something like this in a popular press article (was it also in the print version?). While it's nice to see the recognition, I would argue that the breakdown is more 95-5, rather than 80-20 (plus or minus 10%..:).

There are a number of startups in this space to solve the problem of data cleaning. Tamr (http://www.tamr.com/) Paxata (http://www.paxata.com/) Trifacta (http://www.trifacta.com/) are good examples to ease this pain, especially in an enterprise setting.

It sure is, and unfortunately it's a task where organizations still struggle. According to a recent IDG SAS survey only 10 percent say their are extremely capable in this area.

Peter Fretty

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