- July 17, 2012
Organizations looking to include end users in data quality improvement efforts need to invest up front in developing effective training programs.
- July 10, 2012
Talend product marketing exec and book author Steve Sarsfield offers tips on how to build a convincing business case for data management projects.
- July 03, 2012
Master data management vendors and practitioners face some difficulties in linking MDM and data governance initiatives, consultant Aaron Zornes says.
- June 29, 2012
To win approval for involving business users in data quality efforts, IT managers should draw a connection between accurate data and the bottom line.
- June 22, 2012
Wikibon.org analyst Jeff Kelly has a dire message for organizations that think they can ignore "big data": Your rivals might leave you in the dust.
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- June 18, 2012
Two surveys found that many companies are moving to become more data-driven and that "big data" initiatives are among the items on their to-do lists.
- June 12, 2012
Data accuracy is critical in technology-driven business processes, making it a must to involve business users in data quality efforts, analysts say.
- June 06, 2012
A business intelligence data integration initiative can easily go off track because of problems such as data quality and data loading issues.
- May 31, 2012
May brings a busy season for data management conferences to a close. The last stop: Enterprise Data World, which offered advice and some laughs -- the latter at the expense of "big data."
- May 29, 2012
Find out why application performance management company AppDynamics chose ScaleBase over the “Rolls Royce” of sharding technologies.
- May 23, 2012
Financial services firms need to speed up their data management and analytics practices to avoid another economic crisis like the one that gripped the world in 2008.
- May 18, 2012
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- May 16, 2012
Educating end users and upgrading internal processes can help enterprises fix data quality problems without dropping a ton of cash, analysts say.
- May 15, 2012
New research shows data virtualization, data governance and master data management initiatives provide higher levels of satisfaction with data quality and data integration.
- May 11, 2012
Enterprise information management programs should be molded around clear business objectives, says a senior information architect at Bank of America.