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CMMI Institute Unveils the Data Management Maturity Model

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by Angela Guess According to the organization, “CMMI® Institute today unveiled the Data Management Maturity (DMM)™ model to enable organizations to improve data management practices across the full spectrum of their business. The DMM model, as the only reference model of its kind, provides organizations with a standard set of best practices to build a…

Six Rules for Improving Data Governance Success

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by Angela Guess Michael Nicosia of Information Management recently wrote, “When it comes to data governance, we (practioners) tend to over-complicate the roll out by trying to tackle everything at once or, worse, we focus on tactical solutions. In taking these approaches, we forget that doing the simple things tends to yield the best results.…

The Barriers to Unstructured Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Jack Vaughan of Search Data Management recently interviewed industry vet Anne Marie Smith regarding unstructured data and the possibilities of unstructured data governance. Smith told Vaughan, “If you think of a Word document that’s stored electronically, that’s unstructured data. If you think of email, that’s unstructured data. The recording that you’re making…

Druva Raises $25M for Cloud Storage and Data Governance Platform

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by Angela Guess Maria Deutscher of Silicon Angle reports, “Druva, Inc., a startup that promises to provide large organizations with the benefits of public cloud storage without the compromises of consumer-oriented file lockers,  has received another $25 million in financing from its big-name investors to hammer home the message of painless, off-premise data management. The…

CDO Slides: The Need for Information Governance Controls

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on August 7, 2014 The Chief Data Officer’s Agenda: The Need for Information Governance Controls from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE>> About the Webinar Information professionals are working in a proverbial fishbowl, always under watchful scrutiny.  Increases in regulations, data…

CDO Webinar: The Need for Information Governance Controls

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on August 7, 2014 The Chief Data Officer’s Agenda: The Need for Information Governance Controls from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Information professionals are working in a proverbial fishbowl, always under watchful scrutiny.  Increases in regulations, data standards,…

Mobile Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper The benefits of utilizing mobile devices for the enterprise include: Reduced Infrastructure Costs: Organizations can drastically reduce their costs for infrastructure by taking advantage of the Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) phenomenon, in which employees utilize their own mobile devices—smartphones, tablets and laptops—to work. Greater Productivity: Mobile devices increase worker productivity and…

Guardtime and Rainmaker Offer Security Tech to Make Big Data Governance More Practical

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of Rainmaker Solutions, “Ground-breaking security technology, developed in collaboration with the Estonian government to make big data governance practical, prevent data breaches and provide integrity and accountability, is being made available to the UK Government for the first time – by Guardtime and Rainmaker Solutions. Current…

Data Governance and the Little League Coach

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by Janine Joseph I believe you can find Data Governance everywhere you look. It’s not just about how we run our business at work; it’s also about how we run our lives outside of work. It’s not called Data Governance at home, but it surrounds us every day. The latest example of this for me…

SAP’s Take on Data Governance

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by Angela Guess Rose Meadows of Silicon Angle reports, “For some people, data governance is still a little unclear in terms of what it is and how it’s applied to the enterprise. In an interview with Dave Vellante and Jeff Kelly at this year’s MIT CDOIQ Symposium in Cambridge, MA, Tina Rosario, VP of Global…