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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…

Stibo Systems Congratulates Brady Corp as a 2014 Technology Leadership Award Winner for Information Optimization

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by Angela Guess A new article out of the company reports, “Stibo Systems, the global leader in multidomain Master Data Management (MDM) solutions, today announced that its customer, Brady Corporation, a global manufacturer and marketer of complete identification solutions, has been chosen as the winner of the 2014 Ventana Technology Leadership Award for Information Optimization…

Data Quality as a Service: Success at Scale

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by Jennifer Zaino Many IT leaders aim at providing Data Quality as a Service (DQaaS) to business users, but few succeed at realizing that goal at scale. It is possible, though, if IT execs standardize their approach to the challenge. Carl Gerber, Head of Enterprise Data Transformation at Teachers Insurance and Annuities Association of America…

The CIO’s Role in Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Madeline Weiss and June Drewry of CIO.com recently wrote, “The CIO’s role in IT project portfolio governance is well established. The 2004 book IT Governance, by Peter Weill and Jeanne Ross, captured the benefits of effective IT governance: higher return on assets, investments tied to strategic priorities, greater agility and reduced duplication.…

Banking, CDOs, and Country-Specific Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Andrew Waxman of American Banker recently wrote, “These are heady times for chief data officers. People in these often newly-created positions have a mandate to introduce major changes in data management and are given healthy budgets to grow teams and equip them with requisite tools. Budgets and resources, however, go only so…

RWDG Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on September 18, 2014 Real-World Data Governance Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Best practices are defined as a method or technique that has consistently shown results superior to those achieved…

RWDG Slides: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on September 18, 2014 Real-World Data Governance Webinar: Data Governance and Metadata Best Practice from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Best practices are defined as a method or technique that has consistently shown results superior to those…

Data Doesn’t Need to Be Governed, Employees Do

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by Angela Guess Dan Meera and Michael Nicosia of Information Management recently opined, “[Y]ou’re not governing data, you’re really governing people’s behavior. Even at the technology level, bad things happen to data because people choose to do things like copying, changing, deleting and adjusting it with little regard for others. Don’t blame them, they are…