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November 05, 2019
Possessing data stored in a data lake can be an important asset, but understanding how the data is being used, or in some cases not used, is another challenge altogether.
March 25, 2019
Experts say data professionals are responsible for establishing a common vocabulary across the organization to help ensure data governance success and GDPR compliance.
March 11, 2019
Data catalog systems form a hub for managing a company's data. New products are focusing on machine learning and AI add-ons that help automate some aspects of data governance.
January 10, 2019
IBM CEO Ginni Rometty pushed real-time weather data mining for travel and other uses, even as the Los Angeles city attorney is suing IBM's Weather Company unit over its sharing of location data with business partners.
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Enterprise data catalogs record all the databases and files in a corporation, but sometimes it can become out of date. Advances in AI are helping minimize the problem. Continue Reading
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The first year of the much-debated EU data protection rule was subdued. High-profile fines for privacy breaches have yet to come, but regulators are starting to take action. Continue Reading
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Unstructured data makes up a huge portion of most businesses' data volume. But, with data-hungry AI systems coming online, making sense of these stores has never been more important. Continue Reading
For businesses that operate in the European Union, complying with GDPR has to be a top priority. In many of these organizations, the burden is falling on the data management staff. Continue Reading
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In the ethical mining and analysis of data, governance, compliance and ethics are mistakenly taken as one in the same. Data managers need to be aware of the critical differences. Continue Reading
Data ownership is still seen as a task for IT -- but that can lead to data silos full of redundant information. Find out why you should put the business in charge of its data. Continue Reading
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