Most enterprises choose multi-cloud strategies, 55% plan to invest in data virtualization

“79% of enterprises want better integrated security and governance for their data in the cloud, a survey from AtScale reveals.

The survey results reveal the majority of enterprises are choosing a multi-cloud or hybrid cloud strategy, and that data virtualization and data governance are top priorities for big data and analytics leaders. Key findings from the survey include:

  • 79% of enterprises use multi-cloud or hybrid cloud strategies – Only 24% of those surveyed they are all in with a single cloud vendor.
  • Companies are implementing data virtualization – 55% of respondents plan to invest in data virtualization in the near future if they are not already.
  • Data governance is a top challenge across the board – 80% of respondents said that data governance is very important to them.”