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Privacy Matters: Data Privacy in the Wake of the Facebook Breach

Data privacy is the beast that everyone is trying to wrestle right now. One of the most talked about and controversial incidents involving the misuse of user data recently comes from Facebook. As of the social network’s fourth quarter of 2017, 2.2 billion monthly active users were reported, of which as many as 87 million had…

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News Update: Collibra Recognized for Third Consecutive Year in Gartner Market Guide

For the third year in a row, Collibra has been recognized in the May 2018 Gartner Market Guide for Information Stewardship Applications. As mentioned in our recent announcement that was featured in Virtual Strategy Magazine, the critical need for information governance enforcement is propelling the growth in the market for information stewardship solutions to support…

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Business Glossary Value in BI, Analytics, and Big Data Programs

I wrote an article a year ago about the Business Glossary Prime Directive for Simply stated, the Business Glossary Prime Directive is “to eliminate semantic confusion across the enterprise.” There are many implications involved in achieving the elimination of semantic confusion; for data governance, it means that each business term has a unique name,…

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Collibra wins award for best GDPR Vendor Solution 2018 at RegTech Awards

This post was written on behalf of Collibra by A-Team Group. We are delighted to share the news that Collibra has won the GDPR Vendor Solution accolade at the prestigious RegTech Awards 2018. Beating thirteen shortlisted competitors to the coveted number one spot, Collibra collected the award at a champagne reception on May 3 in London. …

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