Sunil Soares

Selection Criteria for Business Glossary Tools

Sunil Soares

by Sunil Soares A business glossary is a repository that brings together common definitions of key terms across business and IT. The most ubiquitous business glossary tool is Microsoft Excel. Indeed, many organizations start their data governance journey by documenting key business terms in spreadsheets that they then load to Microsoft SharePoint. However, this starts to get unwieldy when the size of the…

Big Data Governance Keynote Panel

Sunil Soares

by Sunil Soares I had the privilege of participating in a panel on Big Data Governance. The other participants were Maria Villar, Global Vice President, Data Governance and Management, SAP and Eric Chacon, Global Head of Data Standards, Chief Data Office, Citi. Tony Shaw from Dataversity did an excellent job moderating the panel. I just…

Big Data Governance over Streaming Data

Sunil Soares

by Sunil Soares Brian M. Williams, IBM also provided insights to this blog. Big Data Governance relates to the governance of Big Data. Big Data is generally characterized in terms of the three “V’s” of volume, velocity and variety. In this blog, we will focus on the governance over the velocity dimension of Big Data.…