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Data Governance Roles and Responsibilities

May 31, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data Governance, a formalized practice that executes and enforces company-wide data policies, has gained significant traction in the last few years. As of 2022, 81.89% of the participants in a DATAVERSITY Trends in Data Management(TDM) survey have either implemented a […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

How to Become a Data Quality Specialist

May 25, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

First came the data analyst, then came the Data Quality specialist. Data analysts require accurate data to develop business intelligence and, unless someone else is cleaning the data, they must also perform this task. It is time-consuming and interferes with […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

3 powerful lessons of using data governance frameworks

May 24, 2023

Via: CIO

The first published data governance framework was the work of Gwen Thomas, who founded the Data Governance Institute (DGI) and put her opus online in 2003. “Frameworks were already being used, but they weren’t publicly available,” she says. “I had […]


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5 Key Benefits of Data Governance

May 18, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Organizations want Data Governance, a formalized practice that connects different components – roles, processes, communications, metrics, and tools – for its benefits. Company-wide data represents a resource that will “become more valuable than people ever anticipated,” according to David McGraw, […]


BI Users, Business Users

Data Strategy Best Practices

May 16, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data Strategy, the master plan or blueprint for confronting day-to-day business challenges and meeting pre-defined business goals using data, has gained significant traction. More companies are seeing the connection between following Data Strategy best practices and boosting profit. Gartner estimates […]


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Data Catalog Tools

May 11, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data catalog tools work with data catalogs to make them more efficient. Data catalogs typically come with tools included as part of the data catalog package. The tools included with data catalogs have been developed to support data quality, analytics, […]


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A Guide to Data Governance: 5 Elements in Top Models

May 10, 2023

Via: CMSWire

As critical as data is for organizations to flourish in today’s economy, simply collecting and storing data without a data governance policy leaves an organization without a structure to handle the information. Only 49% of enterprise decisions are driven by […]


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Connecting the Three Spheres of Data Management to Unlock Value

May 1, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Many organizations have mapped out the systems and applications of their data landscape. Many have documented their most critical business processes. Many have modeled their data domains and key attributes. But only very few have succeeded in connecting the knowledge […]


BI Users, Executive

Data Strategy Prerogatives That CIOs Need in 2023

April 21, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Without data, businesses wouldn’t have much to work with when making informed decisions. Data by itself, though, isn’t enough for business leaders to rely on when they’re driving growth; a gigantic collection of data isn’t worth nearly as much as […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

5 Essential Skills for Today’s Chief Data Officers

April 19, 2023

Via: CMSWire

The rapid growth of the digital landscape has driven an increased demand for data scientists and chief data officers (CDOs) across a multitude of industries. As these roles become crucial components of business strategies, a CompTIA report projects a 5.5% […]


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4 Common Data Integration Challenges

April 18, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

The ability to integrate data successfully into a single platform can be a challenge. Well-integrated data makes it easy for the appropriate staff to access and work with it. Poorly integrated data creates problems. Data integration can be described as […]


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Data leader Tejasvi Addagada on the value of data governance

April 13, 2023

Via: CIO

The emergence of business models driven by data along with the evolution of modern analytics and cloud capabilities have increased the interest in data management multifold. As a result, enterprises are breaking down data siloes, transforming their data architectures, and […]


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Overcoming a World Awash in Dirty Data

April 10, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Like an invisible virus, “dirty data” plagues today’s business world. That is to say, inaccurate, incomplete, and inconsistent data is proliferating in today’s “big data”-centric world. Working with dirty data costs companies millions of dollars annually. It decreases the efficiency […]


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Data Governance: How Can It Be a Crucial Enabler for Managing Data Risks?

April 3, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

In July 2021, one of the world’s leading banks revealed a loss of $5.5 billion due to a default by one of its customers. The bank identified the “failure of management and controls” in its investment banking arm as the […]


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Optimizing Data Quality to Navigate Economic Turbulence 

March 30, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Sustained economic volatility and a global recession have forced enterprise leaders to make difficult decisions. Some are reducing headcount and scaling down operational overhead to become more agile, while others have implemented cost-saving measures, such as cutting tech spend, to […]


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Developing a Strategy to Democratize Data

March 30, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

The goal of building a strategy to democratize data is to allow all appropriate staff to access the organization’s data, regardless of their technical skills or job description. Previously, a researcher would have to submit a request to the IT […]


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6 ways to avoid and reduce data debt

March 27, 2023

Via: InfoWorld

Devops teams build their infrastructure as code, automate deployments with continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD), and establish continuous testing as some of the steps to avoid technical debt. Too much technical debt smells like rotting cheese and slows down agile development […]


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What is data governance? Best practices for managing data assets

March 24, 2023

Via: CIO

Data governance defines roles, responsibilities, and processes for ensuring accountability for and ownership of data assets across the enterprise. Data governance definition Data governance is a system for defining who within an organization has authority and control over data assets […]


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Innovating with Data Mesh and Data Governance

March 14, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

Large organizations want to create a flexible environment to innovate and respond quickly based on new data insights. But at the same time, these businesses want some structure for good Data Quality, data fit for consumption, simplifying and speeding up […]


BI Users, Data Analyst

The Importance of Data Literacy Training for Data Engineers

February 23, 2023

Via: DATAVERSITY

It may seem counterintuitive to think of data engineers needing to improve Data Literacy, the ability to read, work with, analyze, and argue with data. After all, data engineers apply technical Data Literacy skills to build and optimize operating systems […]