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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…

Brady Manufactures Accurate Master Data with Stibo Systems

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of Brady reports, “Brady Corporation a leading manufacturer and marketer of high-performance identification products, has successfully implemented Stibo Systems’ Master Data Management (MDM) solution to improve the customer experience and expand on their goal of being the one-stop-shop for both products and regulatory information. By managing more than…

FTC Seeks to Prevent Big Data from Enabling Discrimination

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by Shannon Kempe Grant Gross of ComputerWorld reports the U.S Federal Trade Commission (FTC), “…is  “committed to rigorous enforcement” of current law related to data privacy and discriminatory practices, but companies, U.S. policymakers and other groups need to have a deeper discussion about fair big data practices, FTC Chairwoman Edith Ramirez said during an agency…

Data Governance for Insurance Vertical

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by Jelani Harper Karlyn Carnahan of Insurance & Technology recently wrote, “Most insurance companies have some type of data initiative in place. They focus their efforts on implementing reporting tools, analytic tools, and repositories — with all the tools that go with them. But despite the investment in collecting and managing data, the art of…