Why Read This
As organizations prioritize the use of internal and external data, Forrester is seeing a surge of interest in improving data capabilities. But expanding or accelerating data capabilities requires a skilled staff, and data specialists have always been a scarce resource. Organizations are turning to third-party service providers to fill the supply gap. This report highlights information from a survey of 135 data management professionals to provide insight on how organizations are using service providers to help with their data management initiatives.