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How to Effectively Kick-Off a Data Governance Program

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by Angela Guess Janani Dumbleton of Computing recently wrote, “Data governance – the process of planning, monitoring and enforcing the management of data assets – is a key component of long-term data quality (and, therefore, long-term organisational success). It helps to ensure that data is captured accurately and that this accuracy is maintained, no matter…

RWDG Webinar: Governance Risk and Compliance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 16, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Governance Risk and Compliance from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The target of many a Data Governance Program is to nail their regulatory and compliance requirements first to appease the government…

RWDG Slides: Governance Risk and Compliance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 16, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: Governance Risk and Compliance from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar The target of many a Data Governance Program is to nail their regulatory and compliance requirements first to appease the…

Three Core Steps to Implementing a Data Governance Program

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by Angela Guess Ben Rossi of Information Age recently wrote, “Just as with any successful data quality programme, it is essential to have clearly defined and documented processes (and associated deliverables) in place – setting out how things such as data-quality reporting and issue management should be handled… [R]esponsibility is key. Defining who is responsible…

New Report on Shoring Up Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Michael Shashoua of Waters Technology recently wrote, “Data governance efforts can backslide into becoming more about documentation and cost savings, but to be effective, they must be firmly anchored in communication between the business and technology departments of firms trying to implement them, as participants in the Virtual Roundtable and Q&A features…

Dataguise Announces Industry’s First Data-Centric Security Solution for Hadoop-in-the-Cloud

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Dataguise, the leading provider of data-centric security and data governance solutions for Big Data, today announced it has expanded its DgSecure platform to support Hadoop-in-the-Cloud, including the largest cloud Hadoop implementation, Amazon EMR (Elastic MapReduce). Additionally, key Big Data cloud service providers, Altiscale and…

Insights from DATAVERSITY’s Data Governance Financial Services Conference

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by Angela Guess Marty Loughlin, Vice President of Financial Services at Cambridge Semantics recently wrote, “Cambridge Semantics was a gold sponsor of DATAVERSITY’ S Data Governance Financial Services (DGFS) conference in Jersey City last week where some of the world’s premier financial institutions and industry thought leaders gathered to discuss data governance trends, challenges and…

AHIMA Releases Framework for Healthcare Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Susan D. Hall of Fierce Health IT reports, “AHIMA has released a framework for healthcare information governance at its annual convention in San Diego, calling for commitment to managing information as a strategic asset. It’s part of AHIMA’s ongoing effort to stress the importance of information governance, which it called an “undeniable…

Data Governance as a Business Asset, Not a Checklist

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by Angela Guess Jason Hannula of Midsize Insider reports, “Data is no longer just something that IT deals with, as business analytics increasingly pulls data from the dark IT closets and makes it a strategic business asset. As a result, managing data via a prescriptive checklist is no longer a viable option. In a commentary…