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Self-Service Data Integration

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by Jelani Harper The self-service movement throughout the data landscape predicated on empowering the business end user is a reality. The numerous analytics and Data Discovery options designed to give the business more ownership and access to their data and data integration techniques with an unparalleled degree of swiftness largely attests to this fact. Nonetheless,…

Conventional Wisdom About Cyber Hacks is Flawed, Says Expert

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of SolPass reports, “Business and government leaders who are being told that there’s no preventive strategy to stop cyberattacks and fraud are being subjected to fundamentally flawed thinking, according to Daniel E. Turissini, a panelist at a defense conference in The Hague hosted by IBM and the Armed…

Shining a Spotlight on the Role of the Data Steward

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by Jennifer Zaino For centuries, stewards held the top job serving the nobility and the gentry in Europe, managing their households and their landed estates. Today, there’s another class of stewards serving equally important roles in enterprises worldwide: The Data Steward. At loan management, servicing, and asset recovery company Navient, the title of Chief Data…

RWDG Webinar: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 21, 2015 Real-World Data Governance: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, Click HERE>> About the Webinar There are many tools available to assist your organization to govern your data better. The value from these tools…

RWDG Slides: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 21, 2015 Real-World Data Governance: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar There are many tools available to assist your organization to govern your data better. The value from these…

Data Governance for Better Customer Interactions

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by Angela Guess Sid Banerjee recently wrote in Computer Weekly, “We are living in the ‘age of the customer,’ as Forrester Research recently dubbed it. There are more and more communications channels — from company websites to call centres to social media — for customers to interact with the companies they do business with… Companies…

How Data Breaches are Redefining Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Ian Rowlands recently wrote for Information Management, “If it feels like data breaches are occurring more frequently, it’s because they are. There were 579 reported data breaches in 2014, a 27.5 percent jump from the year prior, research shows. In California alone, 18.5 million of its 38 million residents – close to…

MDM is BI, and Other Misconceptions

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by Angela Guess Xpertek recently wrote for IT Web, “I have not been selling MDM solutions for very long, but what I have found out is that there is a common misconception that MDM is BI, says Marilynn Leonard, Divisional Head of Data at Xpertek. In other words, for those who hate TLAs (two/three-letter acronyms),…

Informatica Introduces Total Supplier Relationship Application

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by Angela Guess A recent article out of the company reports, “Informatica Corporation, the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, today announced the Informatica Total Supplier Relationship (TSR) application, a master data-fueled solution that enables supply chain, sourcing and purchasing teams to centralize and streamline the end-to-end process of managing information about…