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Transforming Your Business with Master Data Management

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by Angela Guess Ashley Stirrup recently wrote for Information Management, “[Master data management] enables executives to take ownership of the data that fuels their critical data-driven processes and delivers a comprehensive picture of meaningful data insights across the business. There are a few specific ways MDM can be used to build a business. They include:…

Master Data Chefs and the Citizen Data Scientist

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by Angela Guess Dan Woods recently wrote for Forbes, “Data scientists are like the master chefs of the business world… Companies invest heavily to hire these experts. They are a precious resource and one that is all the more limited because they alone must prepare all the ingredients that go into everything that comes out…

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…

SmartData Webinar: Agile Enterprise Ontology

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This presentation was given in a live webinar on May 14, 2015. SmartData Webinar: Agile Enterprise Ontology To view just the slides from this 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 that took many…

Data Doesn’t Need to Be Governed, Employees Do

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by Angela Guess Dan Meera and Michael Nicosia of Information Management recently opined, “[Y]ou’re not governing data, you’re really governing people’s behavior. Even at the technology level, bad things happen to data because people choose to do things like copying, changing, deleting and adjusting it with little regard for others. Don’t blame them, they are…

Semantic Web Job: Big Data Architect

New York’s Tektree Systems is in need of a Big Data Architect. The job description states, “Hadoop Data Architect with both hands-on Big Data and relational experience and deep knowledge of physical data modeling, data organization and storage technology, experienced with high volumes and able to architect and implement multi-tier solutions using the right technology…

New Survey Findings on MDM Adoption

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by Angela Guess A new article reports, “Riversand Technologies, a worldwide provider ofProduct Information Management (PIM), Master Data Management (MDM) and Data Quality solutions, announced today its official sponsorship of the 2013 research report on the Adoption of MDM. The survey was conducted by Business Revisited and released by the analyst firm Information Difference. The report is now available…

Igniting the Value of Master Data Management

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by Angela Guess Mikael Lyngso of Information Management writes, “Big data is the all the rage and getting tons of press because it allows organizations to create new and compelling data-driven strategies that help them compete, innovate and capture wallet-share. Perhaps fueled in part by the likes of leading database vendors or system integrators looking to…

Talend Included in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for MDM of Customer Data Solutions

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by Angela Guess According to a new article out of the company, “Talend, the global integration software leader, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the newly-published ‘Magic Quadrant for Master Data Management of Customer Data Solutions’ annual report.  Gartner views master data management (MDM) ‘as a technology-enabled discipline in which business…

A Data Governance Fable

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by Angela Guess Guy Cuthbert of Smart Data Collective recently put together a cautionary tale for those business execs who don’t think that Master Data Management and Data Governance are all that important. He writes, “Once upon a time, a global multi-billion-dollar organisation decided that it was time to launch a new product into the…