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Geoscience Data Management Survey: 2017

According to Geosoft’s 2017 Geoscience Data Management Survey, 83% of respondents rank data management as a critical or a top five issue.

Geoscience data management is a key issue across many industries and while organizations recognize it as critical, they continue to struggle with the challenges it presents.

Garnering 1400 responses from 1072 organizations, the 2017 Geoscience Data Management Survey identified key challenges and barriers to success, while looking at the approaches geoscience organizations are taking to overcome these obstacles.

Download the survey report to learn more about:

  • The importance of geoscience data management
  • Key challenges in geoscience data management
  • Barriers to geoscience data management success
  • How geoscience organizations are overcoming the challenges

Previous reports

Exploration Information Management Report 2015

Exploration data quality is improving, however organizations continue to grapple with historical and duplicate information, collaboration in real time and the cost and complexity of data management solutions.

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Exploration information management report 2013

Managing data has become a critical concern in the exploration community, according to the 2013 Exploration Information Management Survey report.

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Exploration information management survey 2011

More than 90% of respondents to a recent survey, reported having challenges with managing their exploration information within the mineral exploration industry.

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