Enterprise Information Management

Big Data Plus Data Virtualization Equals?

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by Jelani Harper Organizations are becoming more data-driven in their operational and business processes, and it has become clear that Big Data is here to stay. International Data Corporation forecasts the Big Data’s services and technologies market to expand from $3.2 billion in 2010 to $16.9 billion in 2015 – a 40 percent annual growth…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Bob Schork on Enterprise Metadata

by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed Bob Schork, a Metadata Architect and Associate Director/Program Manager at Cognizant Technology…

Gartner’s Outline for Building a Big Data Strategy

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by Angela Guess Nicole Laskowski of Tech Target reports, “How can CIOs get tripped up by big data? Lack of leadership — on the business and IT side — is one of biggest inhibitors of big data success, according to Gartner Inc. The Stamford, Conn.-based consultancy has found that big data leadership failures often can…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Krish Krishnan on Data Governance

by Charles Roe In an effort to leverage the knowledge of several of the top minds in the Data Management industry, DATAVERSITY™ has been conducting a series of interviews on some of the most relevant topics in the field today. Recently, we interviewed Krish Krishnan, the President of Sixth Sense Advisors Inc. Krish will be…

Featured Video: A Model Driven Data Governance Framework for MDM

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A Model Driven Data Governance Framework for MDM – A Case Study from Statoil from DATAVERSITY by Angela Guess One of the many highlights from last year’s Enterprise Data World Conference was a case study presented by Christopher M Bradley, Chief Development Officer at IPL and Eldar Bjørge, Leading Advisor – Information Architecture at Statoil.…

Teradata Closes In On Unified Data Analytics

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by Jelani Harper Teradata has long aspired to provide an environment in which it can readily analyze and integrate all forms of data for the enterprise. On April 15, 2013 it revealed a number of technologies that have made the dream a reality. The prominent data analytics solutions provider substantially bolstered its Unified Data Architecture…

RWDG Webinar: What is a Data Steward and What Do They Do?

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Real-World Data Governance: What is a Data Steward and What Do They Do? from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE. About the Webinar The Data Steward plays a very important role in most Data Governance initiatives.  But the question of what it means to be identified as a Data Steward…