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Study Finds that CIOs Vastly Underestimate Shadow IT

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by Angela Guess Kenneth Corbin reports for CIO.com, “Most CIOs have an inkling that employees in their enterprise have snuck a few applications past the IT department, but a new study by Cisco indicates that they are vastly underestimating the extent that unauthorized apps and services have infiltrated the network. Consulting with CIOs and analyzing…

CDO Webinar: Data Governance and the CEO

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on August 6, 2015 To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>>  This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Does the CEO care about Data Governance? Yes, of course he/she does, just as they care about all the other corporate functions that require governance.…

CDO Slides: Data Governance and the CEO

CDO Vision Webinar Series

This presentation was given in a live webinar on August 6, 2015 CDO Webinar: Data Governance and the CEO from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> This Webinar was Sponsored by: About the Webinar Does the CEO care about Data Governance? Yes, of course he/she does, just as they…

Updating Your Data Strategy Requires a Shift in Thinking

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by Angela Guess Matt Graney recently wrote for Information Management, “While 74 percent of today’s business executives say their company has a digital strategy, only 19 percent of executives believe their firms have the right technology to properly execute on the digital strategy, according to a recent Forrester Research report… So where do they start?…

A New Data-Driven Vision at the U.S. Federal Reserve Board

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by Jennifer Zaino Take a look at the Federal Reserve Board’s semi-annual Monetary Policy Report to Congress issued in July and you’ll see a lot of data about the U.S. economy. In her testimony about the report, Board Chair Janet Yellen cited statistics ranging from an unemployment rate of 5.3 percent to inflation that continues…

Cleaning Up Bad Data

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by Angela Guess Gary Oliver recently wrote for Inside Big Data, “The data at the core of your IT environment is like the food in your refrigerator:  if you don’t use it, it goes bad. The only difference between the two is that at least the food gives off a stench that leads you to…

Infographic: How Application Tiering Reduces Infrastructure Cost

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by Angela Guess Solix, a leading provider of Enterprise Data Management solutions has created a new infographic entitled How Application Tiering Reduces Infrastructure Cost. Scroll down to view the full infographic. According to the company, “Solix is helping organizations learn more from their data with enterprise analytics and achieve Information Lifecycle Management (ILM) goals. The…

Reducing Business Costs with Better Data Archiving

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by Angela Guess Dennis McCafferty recently wrote for Baseline Magazine, “Organizations are saving literally millions in risk mitigation and reduced operational and capital costs through effective use of their data archiving systems, according to a recent survey from Iron Mountain. However, the accompanying report, ‘Mining for Insight: Rediscovering the Data Archive,’ states that companies could…

TopQuadrant Launches TopBraid Suite 5.0

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by Angela Guess A new release out of the company reports, “TopQuadrant™, a leading enterprise metadata and semantic data integration company, today announced the release of version 5.0 of TopBraid Suite, a collection of web-based solutions that simplify the development and management of standards-based, model-driven solutions for enterprise taxonomy, ontology and metadata management, reference data…