- June 22, 2011
Enterprise information management aims to optimize the use of data as a corporate asset. But setting up an EIM program presents a variety of challenges and potential missteps to watch out for.
- June 17, 2011
Data integration challenges are keeping many BI practitioners awake at night, according to the results of a new SearchBusinessAnalytics.com survey.
- June 16, 2011
Data management professionals need to evolve their skill sets to survive the ever-changing IT landscape, according to consultant Laura Reeves.
- June 14, 2011
Consultants and IT pros offer tips on creating highly proactive data quality management strategies – and on overcoming the challenges that presents.
- June 10, 2011
IT professionals at the TDWI Chicago conference talk about some of the most problematic data warehouse architecture and implementation challenges.
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- June 07, 2011
A successful MDM project starts with broad corporate buy-in – or does it? That wasn’t the case at Sony Pictures. Learn about its story and others from the Gartner MDM Summit.
- June 02, 2011
Information quality guru Larry English says the keys to improving quality include proactive monitoring and ferreting out the root cause of problems.
- May 26, 2011
Software makers will increasingly add "big data" processing technology to their data management portfolios in the near future, according to Forrester Research Inc.
- May 23, 2011
Find out how the IT crew at Sony Pictures launched a hugely successful product MDM initiative with almost no support from the business.
- May 17, 2011
Find out why popular data management industry phrases like 'big data' and 'single version of the truth' really irritate some experts.
- May 13, 2011
Master data governance team members should be forceful yet diplomatic, because they'll be called upon to make unpopular decisions.
- May 12, 2011
The road to enterprise master data management is paved with departmental or tactical wins, according to IT professionals. But don't lose sight of long-term MDM goals, they warned.
- May 12, 2011
Our latest news stories include coverage of the Gartner MDM Summit, where a session got us thinking about inaccurate and irritating data management phrases. What buzzwords bug you?
- May 11, 2011
Cloud computing technology and social networks will play important roles in master data management as MDM strategies progress, according to IT research firm Gartner Inc.
- May 05, 2011
Convincing business managers to share control of data is one of the biggest obstacles on the path to master data management success, according to IT pros at the Gartner MDM Summit.