Deriving Business Value Through Data Governance

Dataversity

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.

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

Dataversity

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.

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

Dataversity

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)

Dataversity

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: My Data Governance Program Is Being Hijacked

Dataversity

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.

Excessive Bureaucracy Is Killing Data Governance

Dataversity

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.

Implementing a Business Glossary in Data Governance

Dataversity

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: Agile Data Governance

Dataversity

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.

Dear Laura: Disrupting Data Governance

Dataversity

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.

Dear Laura: Our Data Governance Leader Quit

Dataversity

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.

Do Fines Motivate Data Governance? Do the Math!

Dataversity

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.

Building a Grassroots Data Management and Data Governance Program

Dataversity

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.

Why Your Data Governance Strategy is Failing

The Data Administration Newsletter

What is Data Governance and How Do You Measure Success? Data governance is a system for answering core questions about data. It begins with establishing key parameters: What is data, who can use it, how can they use it, and why?

Dear Laura: How Can I Build Traction for Data Governance in a Start-Up?

Dataversity

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!

Differences Between Data Management and Data Governance

The Data Administration Newsletter

A common misconception among c-level executives is that governance and management of data is the same thing other than in capital letters. Below, we will explore the main differences between Data Management […].

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

Dataversity

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.

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

Dataversity

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.

AI Transforming Unstructured Data Governance

The Data Administration Newsletter

The business case for data governance has been made several times in these pages. There can be no disagreement that every company and every government office must have a data governance strategy in place.

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

Dataversity

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.

Why Data Privacy and Data Governance Will Be Even More Mission-Critical in 2021

Dataversity

Looking within the lenses of Data Management, data security, and privacy, the same holds true. The internet is awash with data that is […]. The post Why Data Privacy and Data Governance Will Be Even More Mission-Critical in 2021 appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

Data Governance is a Team Sport

The Data Administration Newsletter

As companies realize the importance of data as a driver to their long-term viability, data governance is a topic that is being increasingly discussed in corporate board rooms.

Data Governance as a Puzzle

The Data Administration Newsletter

I debated over whether to title this article Data Governance as a Puzzle … or Data Governance is a Puzzle. I selected the first option and decided to use this article to provide a comparison of data governance and good puzzles; rather than […].

Five Data Governance Trends for Digital-Driven Business Outcomes in 2021

Dataversity

To date, many organizations have focused on formalizing data consumption practices through distribution technology, access-based delivery mechanisms for analytics, and AI functions. The post Five Data Governance Trends for Digital-Driven Business Outcomes in 2021 appeared first on DATAVERSITY.

A Data Governance Self-Assessment Test

The Data Administration Newsletter

The purpose of this article is to provide a model to conduct a self-assessment of your organization’s data environment when preparing to build your Data Governance program.

Data Governance Can Create “Data Trusts” for Consumers in Organizations

Dataversity

This has been possible by integrating and aggregating Multi-sources as well as taming the ‘Data Swamps’ to deliver quality data. Platform Governance is the mantra to a healthy delivery of […]. Click to learn more about author Tejasvi Addagada.

AI Is Transforming Real-Time Data Governance | Simplilearn

Simplilearn

As consumers become more aware of their data rights, data governance is becoming more and more relevant. While targeting their objectives, their use of data must be efficient and effective. In this way, data govern.

Improve Data Governance with These Data Modeling Tips

The Data Administration Newsletter

Data Governance describes the practices and processes organizations use to manage the access, use, quality and security of an organizations data assets. The data-driven business era has seen a rapid rise in the value of organization’s data resources.

The Key Role of the Data Governance Partner

The Data Administration Newsletter

A question was raised in a recent webinar about the role of the Data Architect and Data Modelers in a Data Governance program. My webinar with Dataversity was focused on Data Governance Roles as the Backbone of Your Program.

Data Governance is a Crucial Part of Your Business Strategy

The Data Administration Newsletter

Since July 2018, over €274M in fines have been enforced by the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

Non-Invasive Data Governance Q&A

The Data Administration Newsletter

What’s new in the world of non-invasive data governance? I am glad you asked.

Building a Data Governance Business Case

The Data Administration Newsletter

When it comes to executing a data governance strategy, there is no standard approach.

Data Management 20/20: Systemization of Data Governance

The Data Administration Newsletter

You’ve done Data Governance. But is it now time to systemize your Data Governance into an application?

What is product data governance?

Ntara

That goes for your home—and your product data. . Example: Why product data governance matters . However, as a leader in your business, you know that product data consistency can be a complicated process. . Wh at does “product data governance” mean ?

All in the Data: Data Governance Bill of “Rights” Revisited

The Data Administration Newsletter

I last published my Data Governance Bill of “Rights” in a TDAN.com article circa 2017. I mentioned in the earlier piece that Data Governance is all about doing the “right” thing when it comes to managing your data. It’s all in the data.

Practical Points from the DGPO: Supportive Data Governance for EUC

The Data Administration Newsletter

[Publisher’s Note: This is the final column from the Data Governance Professionals Organization. This quarter’s column was written by Malcolm Chisholm of Data Millennium.] Thank you, DGPO, for providing content to the pages of TDAN.com over the past several years.

Expanding Role of Data Governance, Metadata Management, and Data Quality

The Data Administration Newsletter

Ensuring data quality is an important aspect of data management and these days, DBAs are increasingly being called upon to deal with the quality of the data in their database systems more than ever before. The importance of quality data cannot be overstated.

Data Governance Checklist for Auditing Reports

The Data Administration Newsletter

An integral part of organizational data comprises of customer and employee data. This data is used for important decision making related to improving sales, budget planning & allocation, resource utilization, etc.

How Data Governance Drives Successful Business Results

Domo

In other words, it’s a framework for how data can be used within an organization. But for some reason, most organizations don’t do data governance very well. For starters, people, for the most part, don’t like to be governed. It also makes it easier to “find the data.”

The Art of Lean Governance: Attack Bureaucratic Bloat in Data Governance

The Data Administration Newsletter

As proponents of Lean Thinking, we view corporations as data factories that produce information for operations, reporting, and financial modeling. We treat data as inventory, data management as manufacturing, and business output as finished goods.

3 Best Practices When Using AI to Improve Compliance and Content Management

Dataversity

Organizations are at a pinnacle time to address how to leverage intelligent technologies.

Data Governance Benefits and the Trifecta of People, Process, and Technology

The Data Administration Newsletter

A client recently asked me to summarize the benefits of data governance and the three main elements of data governance into two slides to leverage and use for an upcoming board meeting associated with their emerging program.

Self-Serve Data Prep with Data Governance AND Agility!

ElegantJ BI

Self-Serve Data Prep: You Can Have Data Agility AND Data Governance! When you are considering an augmented analytics solution, you will want to look at the capabilities for self-serve data preparation (SSDP).

What to Expect in 2022: Data Privacy, Data Quality, and More

Dataversity

Three big shifts came this year, namely in the realms of consumer data privacy, the use of third-party cookies vs. first-party data, and the regulations and expectations […]. The post What to Expect in 2022: Data Privacy, Data Quality, and More appeared first on DATAVERSITY.