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Data Governance

Data Governance as Part of Enterprise Data Management

Data governance is the cornerstone domain of the enterprise data management discipline.  The functions of data governance are essential to any successful enterprise data management initiative Many organizations are pursuing numerous data-oriented initiatives, such as customer integration, master data management,

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Data Governance and Social Networking

Data governance professionals should take advantage of the variety of social media and social networking opportunities available to advance their knowledge, their programs, and their careers Most data governance initiatives start as a result of an event (discovery of data

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Creating the Vision for Data Governance

Effective data governance starts with a vision, and that vision must be at the enterprise level and commonly understood and communicated. At the highest level, data governance is concerned with the management of data – its availability, currency, usefulness, accuracy

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Data Stewardship Roles: A Complete Guide

Every organization needs to understand the industry best and proven practices concerning the various roles in data stewardship to ensure an effective enterprise program Data Stewardship is the process of having data stewards work with the data and metadata of

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10 Key Components of Data Governance Program

Data governance has 10 key components that exist to meet the enterprise’s data management requirements. All are essential to success Data governance is the foundation of all data management programs. It is an essential discipline that supports all other data

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Aligning Data Governance and Enterprise Data Modeling

Having an organizational understanding of the essential data used across the enterprise, through the development of a Subject Area Model and a foundational Conceptual Data Model, can improve the effectiveness of a Data Governance program Increasingly, enterprises are recognizing the

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Some Best Practices in Data Governance

Every organization needs to know and apply proven, best practices in data governance to be able to realize the value of their data and information assets Governance defines the way we manage, monitor and measure different aspects of an organization.

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Choosing Technology Solutions to Support Data Governance

When selecting technology solutions to support a Data Governance program it is important to conduct a thorough and focused assessment While Data Governance is fundamentally about cultural and organizational aspects and cannot be solved only by technology, technological solutions play

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