Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

Avoiding Data Swamps with Big Data Governance

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by Jelani Harper Michele Goetz at Forrester recently wrote that “…Big Data is creating data swamps even in the best intentioned efforts…Analysts will still spend up to 80% of their time just trying to create the data set to draw insights.” Implicit in this statement is the reality that whether organizations are attempting to leverage…

Data Quality: It’s A Supply Chain Issue

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by Jennifer Zaino Ask Mary Wilson, Vice President of Advisory Services at GS1 US about what Data Quality is, and here’s what she’ll tell you: “Data Quality is the outcome of having sound Data Governance processes, and institutional education/ knowledge and training to support good Master Data Management (MDM),” so that there is a single…

Golden Master Data Management

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by Jelani Harper Master Data Management (MDM) exists at the nexus point between analytics, operations, and Data Governance. Real-time access to operational customer data (one of the two most commonly found MDM domains) frequently requires the sort of lengthy implementation of a number of disparate systems that many organizations perceive is too arduous—and costly—to justify…

RWDG Webinar: Big Data & BI Analytics Require Data Governance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 16, 2015 RWDG Webinar: Big Data & BI Analytics Require Data Governance To view just the slides from this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar Business Intelligence (BI) used to be equated to Data Warehousing. In this day of Big Data and improved analytical technologies…

RWDG Slides: Big Data & BI Analytics Require Data Governance

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 16, 2015 RWDG Webinar: Big Data & BI Analytics Require Data Governance from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE>> About the Webinar Business Intelligence (BI) used to be equated to Data Warehousing. In this day of Big Data and…

Data-Ed Webinar: Best Practices with the DMM

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 14, 2015 Data-Ed Webinar: Best Practices with the DMM To view just the slides from this recording, click HERE>> About the Webinar The Data Management Maturity (DMM) model is a framework for the evaluation and assessment of an organization’s data management capabilities. The model allows…

Data-Ed Slides: Best Practices with the DMM

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on July 14, 2015 Data-Ed Webinar: Best Practices with the DMM from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this webinar, click HERE>> About the Webinar The Data Management Maturity (DMM) model is a framework for the evaluation and assessment of an organization’s data management capabilities.…

Best Practices in Data Storytelling

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by Jelani Harper Data storytelling is a critical aspect of analytics that was not given much attention until recently. An Enterprise Data World 2015 session entitled “Visualize This: The Art of Data Storytelling” featuring Kimberly Nevala and Bree Baich of SAS indicates that data storytelling plays an integral role in: Advanced Analytics: The more advanced…