Data stewardship News
May 28, 2015
In this episode of the Talking Data podcast, TechTarget editors report on their experiences learning to do data journalism, including all the work needed to get data ready for analysis.
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.
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Data literacy is the ability to derive information from data, just as literacy in general is the ability to derive information from the written word. Continue Reading
A data governance program doesn't have to be a police action. Instead, advises expert Anne Marie Smith, data stewards should help bring about cultural change in a collaborative way. Continue Reading
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
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With big data in financial services requiring various skills, a chief data officer may be ready to step up. A Capgemini expert discusses this evolving role. Continue Reading
Data governance, or managing the availability, usability, integrity and security of enterprise data, isn’t just about employing new tools. Organizations need to tie their data governance programs to business initiatives and goals. So it’s about ... Continue Reading
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
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Data governance is becoming more important as companies increasingly look to be more data-driven. Make sure your organization is ready to take a strategic approach to governing its data. Continue Reading
A chief data officer should take charge of an organization's efforts to develop an enterprise data strategy and institute data governance policies, consultant David Loshin says. Continue Reading
Strong data governance is needed to maximize the value of business intelligence efforts -- and that starts with a common set of data definitions, consultant Wayne Eckerson says. 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