Poor Data Quality? You’re Not Alone Checking out an article on TechWire, we found several statistics that perfectly support what we’ve seen within the data quality industry for ourselves. The basis of the article was really two-fold: first, that data quality is an inherent problem in every industry, and second, that these quality issues are extremely costly to organizations for a plethora of reasons. The numbers simply don’t lie. It is further proof that bad data is detrimental to most businesses and that addressing data quality can deliver immediate improvements in efficiencies, profitability, and offer a competitive advantage to businesses that adopt data quality protocols.