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Semarchy Launches Evolutionary Master Data Management Platform in the Cloud

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Semarchy, the Data Convergence Company, announced today its partnership as a Standard Tier Technology Partner in the Amazon Web Services Partner Network (APN), and the upcoming availability of its Evolutionary MDM™ platform on Amazon Marketplace. Semarchy Convergence for MDM™ on Amazon Marketplace provides the…

Latest Experian Data Quality Research Finds Inaccurate Data is Affecting Strategic Business Initiatives

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by Angela Guess A new release out of Experian reports, “Experian Data Quality, a part of Experian Marketing Services and a leading provider of data quality software and services, today announced the release of a new study, The effect of dirty data on business. The report finds that the majority of companies are negatively impacted by poor data,…

Why Your Business Needs Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Chris McNabb of Virtual Strategy recently wrote, “Companies with large volumes of information maintained in geographically dispersed data stores desperately need access to unified, up-to-date information to satisfy the increasingly arduous demands of customers, employees, partners and regulators. But for organizations that lack an MDM solution, data management is limited, inconsistent and often…

Collibra Releases New Data Governance Solution for Financial Industry

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by Angela Guess Compliance Week reports, “Collibra, a provider of automated data management processes, has released an advanced product suite to help large, complex financial institutions directly address some of their most challenging regulatory compliance and data reliability challenges. The Financial Services Suite works seamlessly with existing enterprise data solutions and combines a host of advanced features…

4 Guiding Principles of a Solid Data Governance Framework

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by Angela Guess Marc J. Firenze of Wall Street and Technology recently wrote, “Data governance seems to be an issue with which many firms in all sectors are locked in a perpetual struggle. Even when C-level executives pay close attention to how their data is managed, the struggle continues. Despite a swath of regulation addressing the…

Informatica and Tech Mahindra Announce Global Alliance to Transform Data Management Services

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Tech Mahindra Ltd., a leading IT services provider of connected solutions to the connected world, and Informatica Corporation, the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced an expansion of their decade-long strategic association. The already established global alliance now brings further value…

6 Steps for Leaner Information Governance

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by Angela Guess Doug Kaminski of Actiance recently wrote for CIO.com, “Just like the pounds that can creep up on us over the years if we’re not careful, an enterprise can accumulate massive amounts of data. In fact, IDC predicts that enterprise data growth will average around 50% each year through 2016 and storage costs are…

Data Governance – It Takes A Data Village

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by Janine Joseph There are several questions that typically arise when you are starting a new data governance effort. The exact words people use to state the questions will, of course, be different, but the spirit remains the same. Over my career I’ve learned that the best way to answer these questions is with short,…