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RWDG Webinar: How to Write a Data Steward Job Description

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on April 17, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: How to Write a Data Steward Job Description from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar A Data Steward Job Description is a list of job responsibilities that a Data Steward uses for…

RWDG Slides: How to Write a Data Steward Job Description

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on April 17, 2014 Real-World Data Governance: How to Write a Data Steward Job Description from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar A Data Steward Job Description is a list of job responsibilities that a Data Steward uses…

Thinknum Sees Financial Analysis In A New Light

by Jennifer Zaino Thinknum is a startup with the mission: disrupting financial analysis. In his work as a quantitative strategist at Goldman Sachs, Thinknum co-founder Gregory Ugwi saw firsthand the trials and tribulations financial analysts went through to digest companies’ financial reports and then build their own research reports about their expectations for future performance…

Speaker Spotlight Column: Anne Buff on Data Virtualization

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by Charles Roe DATAVERSITY™ recently interviewed Anne Buff, the Business Solutions Manager and Thought Leader at SAS. Anne will be giving a session at the Enterprise Data World 2014 Conference in Austin, Texas from April 27 – May 1, 2014. Her session is titled “Data Virtualization: Changing the Landscape of IT Without Moving Mountains.” The…

Is Data Governance Dying?

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by Ian Rowlands There was a plaintive note  on LinkedIn recently from Jim Barker, Director of Data Management at Honeywell. You can see his link here — http://lnkd.in/bDyr__Y . He’s conducting a survey for on what firms are doing on Data Governance for a thesis he’s writing. Please review the survey and consider participating. What…

Forming a Big Data Disaster Recovery Plan Before It’s Too Late

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by Angela Guess Mary Shacklett of Tech Republic recently wrote, “Few enterprises have defined disaster recovery (DR) plans for big data, but as big data plays a more mission-critical role in companies, DR should become a focal point. Not everyone agrees, of course. When Lockwood Lyon, a systems and database performance specialist, asked database administrators how they implemented…