This happens to fall in the last category where there are certain items that are completely out of control for business teams.
However, having additional information hasn’t even hurt anyone. So, if time and again, you just need to ask your IT counterparts if the database that you are using to analyze your data has enough hardware to support the load on it.
In fact, often times, for enterprises, the data strategy involves setting up databases that support analytical loads. But, unfortunately, once these databases are setup, they are not often maintained how they should. Feel free to contact me if you would like to talk more about this