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Big Data Isn’t the Whole Story

By   /  June 3, 2013  /  Big Data News, Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management, Information Management News  /  No Comments

Lonely planet with ripped out pages

by Angela Guess Quentin Hardy of the New York Times reports, “The word ‘data’ connotes fixed numbers inside hard grids of information, and as a result, it is easily mistaken for fact. But including bad product introductions and wars, we have many examples of bad data causing big mistakes. Big Data raises bigger issues. The […]

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Bringing the “Master” to Big Data

By   /  May 9, 2013  /  Big Data News, Articles, & Education, Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management  /  No Comments

Crown on Skeppsholmen Bridge

by Angela Guess Srinivasan Sundara Rajan of Sys-Con Media recently wrote, “Master Data Management (MDM) is a very important data governance aspect in enterprises whereby MDM enables the development of a ‘Single Version of Truth.’ MDM establishes Single Version of Truth by providing common descriptions for enterprise-wide entities. Before Big Data, enterprises generally managed their […]

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The 'What Ifs' of the Internet of Things

By   /  January 16, 2013  /  Data Education, Smart Data News, Articles, & Education  /  No Comments

Anders Gustafsson, CEO of Zebra Technologies recently posed the question, is the Internet of Things all hype, or is it a reality?

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Data Governance: Embracing Change

By   /  November 14, 2012  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Data Governance & Data Quality | News & Articles  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess Jim Harris of Data Round Table recently discussed what he calls the “unsettling truth about data governance. He begins with a quote: “People wish to be settled; only as far as they are unsettled is there any hope for them.” Harris explains, “I’m certain Ralph Waldo Emerson wasn’t describing the disruptive nature […]

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Finding One Version of the Truth with MDM

By   /  October 31, 2011  /  Data Daily | Data News, Data Education, Enterprise Information Management  /  No Comments

by Angela Guess A recent article defines master data management as “the process that tries to—you pick the word—(enforce), (impose), (enable), (ensure), (maintain) consistent data throughout your organization. Its goal is a single version of the truth in data terms. This is not easy. There are technological, organizational, cultural, political, and procedural challenges involved. Any […]

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