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October 13, 2014
When Lehman Brothers failed in 2008, regulators and other banks had precious little data to gauge wider financial risks. Enter legal entity identifiers, a form of semantic data.
August 15, 2014
A Carnegie Mellon University off-shoot applies maturity model techniques to big data. Cross-group communications are a key. The result is the Data Management Maturity Model.
May 08, 2014
Discussed at DAMA's EDW 2014 were more flexible approaches to the data management profession. That's in response to growing mountains of diverse data.
June 04, 2013
In a Q&A, consultant and author Peter Aiken explains why companies should put a C-level exec in charge of managing their data as a strategic asset.
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In computing, data is information that has been translated into a form that is more convenient to move or process. In other contexts, data has somewhat different meanings. Continue Reading
Do you know what it takes for an effective data governance structure to take root in an organization? Take this quiz and find out. Continue Reading
Data stewardship is the management and oversight of an organization's data assets to provide business users with high quality data that is easily accessible in a consistent manner. Continue Reading
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It has been 10 years since the master data management industry emerged. MDM technology is maturing, and project success rates are on the rise -- but there's still a long way to go. 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 Organization: We now have a single ETL tool for all data...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 and makes it...Continue Reading
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Consultant David Loshin outlines a strategy for ensuring data is suitable to use: Make business units responsible for applying data quality policies and use data virtualization tools to help manage the process. Continue Reading
Governing big data is much like governing other data, though businesses must adjust governance processes to accommodate larger, more varied data sets. Continue Reading
Data governance is all about managing data as a business asset and ensuring that data is accurate, consistent, integrated, timely, complete and secure. This report examines the market trends for implementing data governance. Based on data from a ... Continue Reading
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Data governance programs often rely on the part-time data steward -- an employee from a business unit who also serves as a data expert. Continue Reading
Enlist senior-level champions from both business and IT to guide a data governance program and achieve harmony between the two sides. Continue Reading
Consultant David Loshin gives suggestions for building and managing a data stewardship program that can effectively support data governance. Continue Reading