Data profiling tools and techniques News
November 17, 2014
In this BizApps Today video report, editors Joe Hebert, David Essex and Don Fluckinger discuss new products and inside stories from recent HR Tech, Workday and CHIME events.
February 28, 2014
In an interview, author and data quality architect Laura Sebastian-Coleman discusses steps organizations should take to improve data quality levels.
September 06, 2012
Organizations are using data quality tools to support a growing range of use cases, according to a new Gartner Magic Quadrant report.
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.
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Data profiling, also called data archeology, is the statistical analysis and assessment of the quality of data values within a data set for consistency, uniqueness and logic. Continue Reading
In a book excerpt, author Laura Sebastian-Coleman explores data profiling, data issue management and using reasonability checks in assessing quality. Continue Reading
In a book excerpt, data quality architect Laura Sebastian-Coleman explains data assessment terminology and details a framework for measuring quality. Continue Reading
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It might be tempting to assume that you don't have to worry about the quality of your data. But blind trust of that sort can get companies in trouble. Continue Reading
An enterprise data architect with medical device maker SonoSite offers up details on the newest release of DataFlux’s flagship data management software platform. Continue Reading
All the reporting tools in the world mean nothing if you’re using dirty data. Learn how to select the right data quality tools and management software for your organization. Continue Reading
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Valuable Features: Data cleansing and address validation are the most valuable features. Also the web services which can be called on the fly....Continue Reading
Ensure you invest in training early. You need someone with prior experience on your team – if not, use consultants.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: SAP ERP and Salesforce.com integration. • Improvements to My Organization: We now have a single ETL tool for...Continue Reading
Easy to use, but a lot of versions over the years which makes it hard to sync up with older versions of the same tool.Powered by IT Central Station
Valuable Features: Scalability and easy to use. • Room for Improvement: There are a lot of version improvements in the years...Continue Reading
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This guide offers insight on data quality management issues and best-practices advice on planning and implementing a data quality improvement program. Continue Reading
When implementing an MDM initiative, businesses should take steps to incorporate effective data quality management practices from the outset. Continue Reading
Data profiling is a key part of data quality efforts. Here's a simple formula for calculating the amount of time needed to profile a data set. Continue Reading
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While tools designed for data governance are helpful, organizations must also implement best practices and standard processes to be effective. Continue Reading
Consultant David Loshin offers tips on developing a data quality strategy that can help identify data errors before they cause big business problems. Continue Reading
Find out if companies can enforce data integrity to ensure data accuracy in internal reports and systems. Plus, learn how data interpretation can affect the use of accurate data. Continue Reading