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Thoroughly Understanding the Data Resource

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by Michael Brackett Thoroughly understanding an organization’s data resource requires a formal sequence of events and techniques that must be followed.[1] That formal sequence is represented by the Data Resource Development Cycle shown in the diagram below. The development of an organization’s data resource begins with how the organization perceives the business world according to…

New DATAVERSITY Data Modeling Webinar Series with Karen Lopez Announced

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by Angela Guess We are happy to announce that, “DATAVERSITY Education, LLC will launch the first webinar in their newest educational series,The Heart of Data Modeling, on January 22nd, 2015. Registration for the first webinar in this series is open now, to learn more and register visit www.dataversity.net/jan-22-model-webinar-state-union-data-modeling/. The host of the­­ new series is…

Top 20 Data Management Posts in 2014

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by Shannon Kempe It has become an annual tradition here at DATAVERSITY® to publish our top twenty most popular data management content for the year. What have people been reading? What’s hot and trending into the New Year? Our top twenty includes Data Blogs, Articles, News, and other formats published throughout the year. A Couple…

Big Challenges in Data Modeling: You Are a Panelist, Too

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by Karen Lopez We are in the midst of planning for the Big Challenges in Data Modeling webinar series for 2015.  During the past year, we talked about big data, NoSQL, making data modeling go faster, modeling subtypes..and more. I want to ensure that the topics we cover are of interest to you — not…

EDW Webinar: Data Quality for Data Modelers

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on November 18, 2014 Enterprise Data World Webinars: Data Quality for Data Modelers from DATAVERSITY  To view just the slides from the presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Data Quality begins with the conceptual model. It’s imperative that the modeler not only acknowledges data must be quality…

EDW Slides: Data Quality for Data Modelers

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on November 18, 2014 Enterprise Data World Webinars: Data Quality for Data Modelers from DATAVERSITY  To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Data Quality begins with the conceptual model. It’s imperative that the modeler not only acknowledges data must be…

Degrees of Data Structuring – Again

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by Michael Brackett Data management is faced with a large and growing lexical challenge.  Many terms are created that do not have roots, prefixes, or suffixes applicable to data management.  Many terms are used, misused, abused, and abandoned when their usefulness is over.  Many terms are undefined or multi-defined and have no denotative definitions that…

10 Tips for Data Modeling in a Hybrid NoSQL/Relational World

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by Karen Lopez During my Big Challenges in Data Modeling; NoSQL webinar, Dan McCreary and I talked about how data modelers should approach NoSQL on development projects.  At the end, I shared these ten tips for working in a hybrid (NoSQL + relational) world.  You can listen to the webinar recording for more details about each.…

Modeling Webinar: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 23, 2014 Big Challenges in Data Modeling Webinar: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> This Month’s Topic Focus: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors About the Webinar We invite you to…

Modeling Slides: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on October 23, 2014 Big Challenges in Data Modeling Webinar: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> This Month’s Topic Focus: Data Security, Data Breaches – Data Horrors About the Webinar We invite you…