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Data for Good: Using Data to Save the Planet

Data for Good: Using Data to Save the Planet

The topic of climate change is a big one these days. In the wake of the recent, devastating super-storms like Harvey, Irma, and now Maria, the focus on it becomes even more acute. And while we are not here to debate whether or not climate change is a thing, I do think a discussion about…

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Defining Data Lineage: A Beginner's Guide

Defining Data Lineage: A Beginner’s Guide

Back by Popular Demand! As the topic of data governance becomes increasingly more important, it still amazes me how many people approach it from the wrong angle. So many times, the conversation revolves around technical, system-oriented challenges. And it’s not really surprising that this is the case. For years, the ETL and metadata management vendors…

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MDM needs data governance

MDM Needs Data Governance (and Here’s Why)

Many organizations seem to be confused in how to implement a master data management (MDM) program. The MDM program is complex given that it truly is an enterprise level program especially if you are considering customer data. Not that product data is not a great challenge, however, customer data has greater touch points culturally, organizationally,…

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3 Reasons Why Higher Education Needs Data Governance Now

3 Reasons Why Higher Education Needs Data Governance Now

Colleges and universities are facing a number of challenges. As students demand a better, more personalized student experience, institutions rely on data to help them deliver the individualized experience students expect. And as funding models continue to evolve, colleges and universities need accurate, trustworthy data to prove they are moving the needle on retention and…

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