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13 Aug, 2018

Data Governance Rules and Baseball

13 August, 2018
Anne Buff
Data Governance

There are many parallels between America’s favorite pastime and data governance, since both are governed by rules, require action, and need excellent communication. Introduction While peanuts and cracker jacks may not be readily available in data governance meetings, and you may actually care if you get back [home] at some point, the essence of baseball can be broken down into three core areas t

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10 Aug, 2018

Foundations of Data Management Professional Development

10 August, 2018
Anne Marie Smith, Ph.D.
Professional Development

Continuing Professional Development is important in every data management person’s career, since it enables life-long learning, offers opportunities for growth in skills and knowledge, and contributes to personal satisfaction. Introduction In any profession, the term professional development may be used in reference to a wide variety of specialized training, formal education, or advanced profess

1,023 views

3 Aug, 2018

Data Quality Heroes

03 August, 2018
Bart Basens
Best Practices

Every organization needs a set of roles that are responsible for managing the quality of the data and metadata that are used in the enterprise’s operations and analytics. These roles are the “data quality heroes.” Introduction Data management entails the proper management of data as well as the corresponding data definitions or metadata. It aims at ensuring that data and its metadata are of

666 views

18 Jul, 2018

Observations on Enterprise Information Management

18 July, 2018
David Marco
Strategy & Roadmap

The concept of enterprise information management includes all the disciplines that allow an organization to manage data and information as assets for a variety of purposes. Introduction Enterprise information management is one of the hottest topics in information technology (IT) today. Many metadata management efforts have gone well beyond the scope of data warehousing / business intelligence and

714 views

28 Jun, 2018

Blockchain and the Cloud: Data Storage 2.0

28 June, 2018
Martin J. Frappolli
More Data Geekery

A shift in technologies will expand traditional methods of data generation, data storage, and data analysis capabilities that will reduce friction and costs, while streamlining processes in many data-intensive industries like insurance. Introduction Part One of this series presented topics about the great volume of new data types, such as data generated by the Internet of Things (IoT), and how tha

804 views

17 May, 2018

Data Strategy Concepts

17 May, 2018
William B. Jenkins
Strategy & Roadmap

Every organization needs a data strategy to develop and use the value of its data and information assets.  Developing a data strategy requires executive commitment and perseverance to an enterprise view of data’s capabilities. Introduction If you speak with many CEOs, most will tell you they firmly believe data is a valuable corporate asset, which, if used properly, can deliver increased insigh

1,710 views

9 May, 2018

Managing Stakeholders

09 May, 2018
Dagmar Anne Cole, CBAP
Business Analysis

The Business Analyst meets with stakeholders, but does the Business Analyst manage stakeholders?  The successful BA should engage in stakeholder management to ensure the correct user provides requirements. Introduction A stakeholder is an individual who has an interest in your application and provides requirements, processes, or other information.  The Business Analyst (BA) has the sometimes dif

758 views

4 May, 2018

Foundations of Data Science

04 May, 2018
Anne Marie Smith, Ph.D.
More Data Geekery

Data manipulation, analysis and data management combine with scientific methods, processes, and systems to extract knowledge or insights from large amounts of data Introduction The phrase "data science" is akin to the proverbial elephant and the eight blind men - each one imagining what an "elephant" is by what he feels in the small area to which he has access.  For some, data science is statisti

932 views

18 Apr, 2018

Integrating Enterprise Information Management with Project Management

18 April, 2018
Michael F. Palladino, PMP
Project Management

Integrating the components of enterprise information management into a project centric organization can be challenging, but it is essential for successfully using data as an asset. Introduction One the challenges with implementing Enterprise Information Management (EIM) is integrating and gaining traction in a project centric organization.  For companies with a more formalized Project Management

951 views

11 Apr, 2018

Data Drives the Digitization of Insurance

11 April, 2018
Martin J. Frappolli, CPCU, FIDM, AIC
More Data Geekery

Data generated by The Internet of Things is having a major effect on insurance companies’ approaches to enterprise data management Introduction Even before the use of computers, data was at the heart of the insurance business.  Unlike other enterprises that sell a tangible product, insurers sell a promise. In exchange for your premium dollar today, the insurer promises to pay for your future co

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