Education Resources For Use & Management of Data

The Internet of Things Transforms Transactions with Apache Spark

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by Jelani Harper The Internet of Things (IoT) is slated to transform the nature of transactional data from a rigid, performance optimized process, to a dynamic, on-the-fly one capable of handling the pace and variety of Big Data. There are several reasons to believe Apache Spark will play a formidable role in this transformation: In-Memory…

Shining a Spotlight on the Role of the Data Steward

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by Jennifer Zaino For centuries, stewards held the top job serving the nobility and the gentry in Europe, managing their households and their landed estates. Today, there’s another class of stewards serving equally important roles in enterprises worldwide: The Data Steward. At loan management, servicing, and asset recovery company Navient, the title of Chief Data…

RWDG Webinar: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 21, 2015 Real-World Data Governance: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools from DATAVERSITY To view just the slides from this presentation, Click HERE>> About the Webinar There are many tools available to assist your organization to govern your data better. The value from these tools…

RWDG Slides: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 21, 2015 Real-World Data Governance: Build Your Own Data Governance Tools from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of this presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar There are many tools available to assist your organization to govern your data better. The value from these…

Data Assets and Data Successes: Stories from the Trenches

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by Jennifer Zaino There’s nothing like a good story about how companies succeed when they use their data assets in smart, strategic, and savvy ways. You could hear a lot of those tales at the DATAVERSITY® CDOvision 2015 Conference at Enterprise Data World, and many of the data successes recounted are worth sharing. To that…

The Spotlight on Strategic Data Quality and Data Strategy

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by Jennifer Zaino Data Quality and Data Strategy were some of the main topics of discussion at this spring’s CDOvision 2015 Conference at Enterprise Data World (EDW) in Washington D.C. (You can get insight into some points from earlier DATAVERSITY™ articles CDO Part 1, CDO Part 2 and Rise of Data Strategy). The topic took…

SmartData Webinar Slides: Agile Enterprise Ontology

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 14, 2015. SmartData Webinar: Agile Enterprise Ontology from DATAVERSITY To view the On Demand recording of the presentation, click HERE>> About the Webinar An Enterprise Ontology is a formal representation of the meaning of an enterprise’s information. Historically creating one has been a laborious process…