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Speaker Spotlight Column: Joy Medved on Information Quality

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Joy Medved, the Senior Director of Data Quality & Governance at ServiceSource. Joy will be giving a tutorial at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas from April 27 – May 1, 2014. Her tutorial is titled “Executing Sustainable Information Quality” and will be co-presented with Daragh…

Approaching Mobile Data Governance as a Team

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by Angela Guess Jason Hannula of Midsize Insider recently wrote, “Data governance is a fundamental component of both data security and regulatory compliance. While it may not be the most exciting part of data management, it is essential. The explosive rate of mobile device adoption at midsize firms has pushed business data beyond most governance models. Mobile data…

Pitney Bowes Releases New Big Data Management Capabilities

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by Angela Guess Hannah Bender of Property Casualty 360 reports, “In response to the growing need to effectively manage data, technology solutions company Pitney Bowes Inc. released its flagship Spectrum Technology Platform, which provides integrated data quality, data integration, master data management (MDM) and analytics capabilities to help insurers address Big Data challenges with this unified…

Remember to Check Your Data Governance Rear View Mirror

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by Angela Guess Michele Goetz of Information Management recently wrote, “Coming back from the SAS Industry Analyst Event left me with one big question – Are we taking into account the recommendations or insights provided through analysis and see if they actually produced positive or negative results? It’s a big question for data governance that I’m…

DATAVERSITY and DAMA International Announce the Keynotes for Enterprise Data World 2014

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by Angela Guess DATAVERSITY and DAMA International have announced the keynote speakers for the upcoming Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference and Expo which will take place April 27-May 1 in Austin, TX. The article reports, “Keynote speakers were hand-selected to highlight changes in Big Data Architecture, alternative Data Management perspectives, and Strategic Data Priorities for the…

Data Governance & Executive Buy-In Key to Successful Health IT

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by Angela Guess Jennifer Bresnick of EHR Intelligence recently interviewed Shane Pilcher, VP of Stoltenberg Consulting about the importance of data governance and executive buy-in to obtain valuable data analytics in the health care industry. Though the conversation focuses on HIT, Pilcher’s words can easily be translated to other industries plagued with data management issues. Asked…

The Future of Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper There is a sundry of benefits associated with effective Data Governance including: Remaining compliant Reducing Risk Bettering Inventory Management Improving Data Quality Increasing Transparency Nonetheless, these boons (as well as additional complications associated with integrating various technologies for Data Management) can obfuscate what should be the principle objective of Data Governance programs—to…

Mi-Co Awarded SmartForms Contract by US Department of Transportation

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Mi-Co, the Mobile Information Corporation, today announced that it was awarded the contract to provide the US Department of Transportation (DoT) with a functional field data collection system with its Mi-Forms mobile forms software. The software will enable DoT field personnel working in varied and often isolated locations…

Varonis Named Market Leader in Unstructured Data Governance

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Varonis Systems, Inc., a provider of software solutions for unstructured, human-generated enterprise data, is ‘the clear market leader’ in unstructured data governance, according to the latest Market Update report from the analysts at Bloor Research, one of Europe’s leading independent research firms. The report…

Making Data Security a Priority

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by Angela Guess Chad Brooks of Business News Daily reports, “Despite the persistent threat of security breaches, most businesses aren’t too concerned about unknown security risks, research shows. A new study by Dell revealed that although security breaches cost U.S. organizations an estimated $25.8 billion annually, many companies fail to effectively recognize and prioritize the next big wave of risk to…