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Improving Data Governance at the Bank

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by Angela Guess Julie Benson of Banking Tech recently wrote, “Recently there has been a significant number of new regulations requiring financial institutions to increase the amount of data fields they have on their customer records – whether it’s FATCA indicia or EMIR classifications… We are also seeing more swingeing fines imposed by the regulators when…

Data-Ed Webinar: Data Quality Engineering

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on April 8, 2014. Data-Ed Webinar: Data Quality Engineering from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Organizations must realize what it means to utilize data quality management in support of business strategy. This webinar will illustrate how organizations with…

Data-Ed Slides: Data Quality Engineering

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on April 8, 2014. Data-Ed Webinar: Data Quality Engineering from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording, click HERE>> About the Webinar Organizations must realize what it means to utilize data quality management in support of business strategy. This webinar will illustrate how organizations with chronic business…

Sponsor Spotlight Column: Bud Walker of Melissa Data on Data Quality

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Bud Walker, the Director of Data Quality Solutions at Melissa Data.  Melissa Data are the providers of multiplatform data quality and data integration solutions for enterprises seeking to standardize, update, cleanse, enrich, validate, and manage virtually any of their critical data assets. Melissa Data are a Silver Sponsor at…

Case Study: How Eli Lilly Manages Its Data

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by Angela Guess Michael Endler of Information Week reports, “Among the first manufacturers of both penicillin and Jonas Salk’s polio vaccine, 138-year-old pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly is no stranger to producing medical advances. But Lilly’s management team realized a few years ago that if the company were to remain an industry leader, it would have to…

MDM: Not Sexy, But Vital

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by Angela Guess Julie Langenkamp-Muenkel of Information Management writes, “Analyst and researcher Aaron Zornes of The MDM Institute says that although master data management isn’t as thrilling as big data or cloud, it’s still a factor for industry disruption.” Zornes told Langenkamp-Muenkel, “I would say that MDM is on a solid, boring trajectory. It’s boring because…

GovLab Now Studying Open Data Governance for Public Interest Projects

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by Angela Guess Kathleen Hickey of GCN.com reports, “The Governance Lab at New York University (GovLab) and the MacArthur Foundation Research Network have formed a new network, Open Governance, to study how to enhance collaboration and decision-making in the public interest. The MacArthur Foundation provided a three-year grant of $5 million for the project; Google’s philanthropic…

Lack of Data Governance Hurting Healthcare Meaningful Use Efforts

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by Angela Guess Jennifer Bresnick of EHRIntelligence.com reports, “Only 60% of healthcare organizations have a formalized EHR governance policy in place, says a new report from HIMSS Analytics, and just 63% of those organizations include a multi-disciplinary advisory board or committee to monitor, suggest, and approve changes to the data governance strategy. As providers are tasked with…

SAS Releases New Version of SAS Master Data Management

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by Angela Guess According to a recent article in Infotech Lead, “SAS has announced the availability of its latest SAS Master Data Management (MDM) and SAS Federation Server software that enables organizations gain more insight from their data through better access and management of user data from any source. The latest version of SAS MDM features embedded data quality…

Featured Video: Model, Manage and Govern

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Model, Manage and Govern: All Integration Efforts Start with the DATA from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess At Enterprise Data World 2013, attendees had the opportunity to learn more about enterprise data and best practices for data integration. Matt Creason and Michael J. Briles of SAP gave a thoughtful presentation entitled Model, Manage and Govern: All Integration…