Data governance strategy
- June 09, 2009
Before embarking on a master data management (MDM) initiative, organizations must lay the foundation for success, including developing data governance rules and business-centric metrics to measure results.
- May 05, 2009
IBM has acquired data discovery specialist Exeros, whose software helps customers discover hidden relationships between databases and applications.
- February 05, 2009
After an acquisition saddled MSC Direct with a serious duplicate customer data problem, the direct marketer decided it was time to tap the commercial data quality software market.
- January 06, 2009
BJ's Wholesale Club is embarking on a five-year overhaul of its enterprise software, laying the groundwork for new BI, MDM and ERP systems. That demands careful planning.
- December 10, 2008
Jill Dyche provides a cautionary tale for those of you on the brink of enlisting the business in a data governance effort or for those on the business side considering launching an effort of your own.
- November 24, 2008
Learn data governance trends from Ventana Research -- including early results from a new research study.
- November 12, 2008
In this issue of the Jill Dych's Data Governance newsletter, Jill's colleague Michael Lombard continues to describe a set of 16 data governance best practices. In this issue, he introduces the category of "operational" best practices.
- October 08, 2008
Part 1 of this two-part article on data governance best practices introduces the driving forces behind data governance and provides developmental best practices.
- September 04, 2008
IBM says its new data management software tools and consulting services will help customers turn information into a strategic asset.
- July 31, 2008
Is it possible to establish a truly sustainable data governance program for the long term?
- June 05, 2008
An effective master data management project starts with managing people and processes, including data governance. The technology is secondary.
- June 03, 2008
Governance related to managing information assets, in either an operational or strategic context, is difficult to do and a relatively immature process.
- May 22, 2008
As organizations begin to realize that data is an asset, data governance becomes the crown jewel in the decision-making processes that surround data management.
- May 01, 2008
Do we really need data governance?
- April 21, 2008
Find out how an integration competency center can help your company streamline data integration processes and improve data governance and quality at the same time.