Dear Laura: Data Governance Budget Woes

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance – I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. In 2019, I wrote the book “Disrupting Data Governance” because I firmly believe […]. Welcome to the Dear Laura blog series!

Data Governance Trends and Dreams

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Four years ago, in a fit of naivete, I decided to write a book about Data Governance. I wasn’t naïve about Data Governance – I was naïve about what that book would bring about. The post Data Governance Trends and Dreams appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

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Data Classification Can Make or Break Data Governance

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The cost of data loss is staggering – and avoidable. The news these days is full of massive fines levied against companies that failed to protect their customer data. The post Data Classification Can Make or Break Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

Deriving Business Value Through Data Governance

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Growing companies often find themselves floating on an “ocean” of underutilized or misused datadata that doesn’t reach the people who would most benefit from it or reaches them at the wrong time. Preventing these issues is one of the primary objectives of Data Governance.

A Practical Guide to Business Intelligence Governance

Speaker: Marius Moscovici, CEO Metric Insights & Mike Smitheman, VP Metric Insights

This presentation will provide a practical step-by-step guide for implementing effective BI governance and a toolkit for addressing the three critical aspects of any program.

Data Governance at the Edge of the Cloud

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The post Data Governance at the Edge of the Cloud appeared first on DATAVERSITY. We are living in turbulent times. Online security has always been an area of concern; however, with recent global events, the world we now live in has become increasingly cloud-centric.

Data Governance, Data Leadership or Data Architecture: What Matters Most?

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Robert Seiner and Anthony Algmin faced off – in a virtual sense – at the DATAVERSITY® Enterprise Data World Conference to determine which is more important: Data Governance, Data Leadership, or Data Architecture.

Data Projects Should Start with Data Governance

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The hallmark of any successful Data Governance implementation is awareness. The post Data Projects Should Start with Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

The Power of “Set It and Forget It” Data Governance

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In addition, the volume and variety of information and content grows exponentially by the day, making effective Data Governance a tough task for many companies. The post The Power of “Set It and Forget It” Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

5 Common Data Governance Challenges (and How to Overcome Them)

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It’s common for enterprises to run into challenges such as lack of data visibility, problems with data security, and low Data Quality. The post 5 Common Data Governance Challenges (and How to Overcome Them) appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

Dear Laura: Should I Leave My Data Governance Job?

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance – I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. In 2019, I wrote the book “Disrupting Data Governance” because I firmly believe […]. Welcome to the Dear Laura blog series!

Data Governance Keys to Success

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Unfortunately, a lot of data governance programs fail and there are many reasons why. The silver lining is that there are great lessons from these failures that we can learn from and make sure that we will avoid them in our data governance program.

The Impact of Data Governance in Cybersecurity

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Data is a critical asset that supports operations, drives decision-making, and gives businesses a competitive advantage in the marketplace. Unfortunately, today’s data can also be easily targeted by cybercriminals looking to access and tamper with sensitive information.

Dear Laura: Agile Data Governance

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance, I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. The post Dear Laura: Agile Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Laura Madsen.

Implementing a Business Glossary in Data Governance

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A business glossary is a list of data-related terms and definitions, displayed clearly and logically so everyone in an organization can access them. A business glossary is an essential Data Literacy tool and crucial for effective Data Governance.

Dear Laura: My Data Governance Program Is Being Hijacked

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance – I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. The post Dear Laura: My Data Governance Program Is Being Hijacked appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Laura Madsen.

Governors of Data: A Song About Data Governance

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Editor’s Note: Data professional Tiankai Feng writes and performs songs about everything from lockdown to virtual meetings to analytics. We here at DATAVERSITY can’t stop humming “Governors of Data,” his catchy and clever ode to Data Governance – and we think you’ll enjoy it too.

Excessive Bureaucracy Is Killing Data Governance

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Despite the best-in-class Data Governance policies and programs, failure rates are still too high. Current efforts often fall short of delivering trusted data, despite huge investments of time and money. Click to learn more about author Steve Zagoudis.

Dear Laura: Disrupting Data Governance

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance, I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. The post Dear Laura: Disrupting Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Laura Madsen.

Do Fines Motivate Data Governance? Do the Math!

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The post Do Fines Motivate Data Governance? Click to learn more about co-author John Ladley. Click to learn more about co-author Thomas Redman.

Modern Data Governance Key Components

The Data Administration Newsletter

Modern data access governance is a delicate balancing act where organizations have to be both privacy-driven and data-driven, where business leaders have to secure user data and stay compliant, while also uncovering insight and optimizing operations.

Dear Laura: Our Data Governance Leader Quit

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance – I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. The post Dear Laura: Our Data Governance Leader Quit appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Laura Madsen.

There is Only One Data Governance

The Data Administration Newsletter

There is… but one… Data Governance. Maybe you are one who believes that there is something called Master Data Governance, Information Governance, Metadata Governance, Big Data Governance, Customer [or insert domain name here] Data Governance, Data Governance 1.0 – 2.0 – 3.0,

Dear Laura: What Role Should Leadership Play in Data Governance?

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As I’ve been working to challenge the status quo on Data Governance – I get a lot of questions about how it will “really” work. In 2019, I wrote the book “Disrupting Data Governance” because I firmly believe that […]. Welcome to the Dear Laura blog series!

Empower Your Third Line of Defense for Effective Data Governance

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Data Governance practitioners must incorporate all aspects that bind data to the organization. Internal audit, referred to as the third line of defense against risk, should actually be top of mind for implementing effective governance programs.

3 Ways Strong Data Governance Practices Can Improve Your Business

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This is especially true when it comes to Data Governance. According to TechTarget, Data Governance is the process of managing the availability, usability, integrity, and security of the data in enterprise systems, based on internal data standards and policies.

Cloud Data Governance

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Migrating data to the public cloud offers a wide range of benefits for enterprises; data teams can more easily access their data, write, and test data science models, evaluate new data platforms and test applications, run POCs, and deploy in production.

Data Governance Without Security Leaves Sensitive Data Exposed

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Data Governance” is such an interesting term. As data started becoming more critical to business in the last few years, this idea was introduced to define the business processes necessary to comply with regulatory requirements.

How to Build Data Governance Programs That Last: A Business-First Approach

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Data analytics and AI play an increasingly pivotal role in most modern organizations. To keep those initiatives on track, enterprises must roll out Data Governance programs to ensure data integrity, compliance, and optimal business value.

Five Data Governance Trends for Organizational Transformation in 2022

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The importance of data has increased multifold as we step into 2022, with an emphasis on active Data Management and Data Governance. Below are five Data Governance trends organizations can adopt based on digital […].

Defining Purpose, Scope, and Objectives in a Data Governance Policy

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In the last blog, we defined how to determine the target audience for a Data Governance policy. In this blog, we will begin to define the actual Data Governance policy. There are at least two primary documents that govern most working groups or committees.

Building a Grassroots Data Management and Data Governance Program

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Many in enterprise Data Management know the challenges that rapid business growth can present. The post Building a Grassroots Data Management and Data Governance Program appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Jenny Hyun.

Defining Principles, Elements, and Roles and Responsibilities in a Data Governance Policy

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In previous blog posts, we defined the purpose, scope, and objectives of a Data Governance policy. In this blog post, we will complete the remaining sections needed for an effective Data Governance policy.

Good Data Governance Must Go Hand in Hand with Digital Transformation

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Good Data Governance is often the difference between an organization’s success and failure. The post Good Data Governance Must Go Hand in Hand with Digital Transformation appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

Being Data-Driven Means Embracing Data Quality and Consistency Through Data Governance

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Organizations are constantly coming to us wanting help in becoming more “data-driven.” The post Being Data-Driven Means Embracing Data Quality and Consistency Through Data Governance appeared first on DATAVERSITY. Click to learn more about author Terence Siganakis.