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Data is Immortal, but Not Immune to Decay

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by Martin Doyle Data exists in a dangerous state of near-non existence. Few businesses would risk not having backups in place. With cloud computing becoming commonplace in enterprise, we’ve come to accept that our data will be replicated and stored in duplicate. Even data that is intentionally deleted can often be recovered. When Yahoo! purchased…

How to Overcome the Big Data Hoarding Monster

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by Angela Guess Writing for ZDnet, Steve Ranger recently noted, “Companies are generating huge amounts of data – from their own internal systems and from contacts with customers and social media, to name just two sources, and then storing it for as long as possible. While some of it is certainly useful and can provide…

How Graph Databases are Fostering Re-Imagined MDM

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by Angela Guess Emil Eifrem, CEO of Neo Technology, recently wrote for Information Management, “MDM needs to be re-imagined. Current MDM solutions typically store their data in an Relational Database Management System (RDBMS) which makes it hard to see relationships within the data and leverage those insights in real time for competitive advantage. The new…

Master Data Chefs and the Citizen Data Scientist

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by Angela Guess Dan Woods recently wrote for Forbes, “Data scientists are like the master chefs of the business world… Companies invest heavily to hire these experts. They are a precious resource and one that is all the more limited because they alone must prepare all the ingredients that go into everything that comes out…

Adding Data Governance Tools to Self-Service Analytics

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by Angela Guess Ed Burns recently wrote for Search Business Analytics, “As more and more businesses implement self-service analytics software, a glaring need is becoming apparent: data governance plans. While self-service tools can provide businesses users with a simple way to access and analyze data, they also can give them the ability to feed bad…

Strategic Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper According to HSBC Global Information Architect Michael Miller, at an Enterprise Data World 2015 session entitled “Data Governance 2.0 – Moving from Tactical Data Governance to Strategic Data Governance for Competitive Advantage,” strategic Data Governance is predicated on: Treating data as a corporate asset: Data, its governance and its valuation, should be…

RWDG Webinar: Everybody is a Data Steward

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on June 18, 2015 RWDG Webinar: Everybody is a Data Steward To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Leadership is beginning to recognize that everyone that has a relationship to your data must be held formally accountable for that relationship. People…

RWDG Slides: Everybody is a Data Steward

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on June 18, 2015 RWDG Webinar Everybody is a Data Steward from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording, click HERE>> About the Webinar Leadership is beginning to recognize that everyone that has a relationship to your data must be held formally accountable for that relationship. People…

Stibo Systems Acknowledged by Influencers for Delivering Significant Value

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Stibo Systems, the global leader in multidomain Master Data Management (MDM) solutions, today announced that it has once again achieved record growth due to increasing worldwide demand for its award-winning solution, STEP. Recognized by customers and industry influencers for delivering superior business value, Stibo…