Data prep time down from 65% to 10% of data scientists' time


Things have changed for data scientists over three years ago – and pretty much for the better. For one thing, data scientists used to spend 65 percent of their time on data prep, now that's down to as low as 10 percent for many of them. That's not saying that there isn't room for more improvements in data prep and other areas, but it's important to take a look back to appreciate just how far things have come in a relatively short period. Take a look at this Platfora infographic comparing then with now.


Click to enlarge infographic. Source: Platfora


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