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  • Tap into enterprise data governance for business value

    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 rece... 

  • Putting a data stewardship and data governance plan into play

    Confused about the data stewardship processes for big data, cloud computing and other IT trends? Don’t be. In this handbook is valuable information on the pivotal role technology plays in governance initiatives -- as well as other useful tips for dat... 

  • data stewardship

    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. 

  • chief data officer (CDO)

    A chief data officer (CDO) is a C-level corporate executive responsible for an organization's data management and data mining. The position is related to, but separate from, the job of the chief information officer (CIO). 

  • data curation

    Data curation is the management of data throughout its lifecycle, from creation and initial storage to the time when it is archived for posterity or becomes obsolete and is deleted. 

  • data governance (DG)

    Data governance (DG) refers to the overall management of the availability, usability, integrity, and security of the data employed in an enterprise. A sound data governance program includes a governing body or council, a defined set of procedures, a... 

  • data

    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. 

About Data stewardship

Whether you're a long-time data steward, or curious about the answer to the question -- what is data stewardship? -- find many data stewardship resources and tutorials right here. Learn the roles and responsibilities of data stewards and find out the importance of data stewardship in maintaining data quality. And, read data stewardship case studies with best practices and practical advice from end-users.