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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.
September 06, 2017
Breitburn Energy Partners employed data quality tools to address the business pain of bad data, using the software to give end users the means to fix data quality issues themselves.
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