"Estimates suggest that upwards of 80% of business information is unstructured data,"
writes Stephen Pritchard in
"That could cause headaches for anyone who needs to manage, organise and keep all that data secure.
One survey, commissioned by Igneous, an unstructured data management provider, found that 82% of respondents manage one billion or more files and objects. In fact, a staggering 59% of those asked manage more than 10 billion files.
Unstructured data is, broadly, all data and information that does not have a predefined data model..."