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data governance and accountability

The Role of Data Governance and Accountability in GDPR Compliance

The ICO has made a very clear and unequivocal statement on Wednesday, 15th March with regards to their approach and the timing of GDPR enforcement. In short, there will be no grace period for GDPR compliance, as some companies may have come to expect based on experience with other industry regulations in the past. The…

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CIO v CDO? In a data-driven world, who really manages information?

CIO v CDO? In a data-driven business, who really manages information?

Here’s a hypothetical scenario: Your company just announced to its shareholders that it’s making a significant pivot and becoming a insight-rich, data-driven business. You know you’ll be seeing some changes: new strategic directions will demand a new focus on data sources, data quality, and data governance. You expect that will mean some personnel changes across…

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Top 3 most valuable data governance use cases

Top 3 Most Valuable Data Governance Use Cases

Establishing data as a strategic asset is not easy and depends on a lot of collaboration within an organization. The advantage is that once a system of record is in place for data, your organization can implement many valuable data governance use cases. In this post, I’m highlighting the top 3 of most value adding data governance…

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4 Best Practices to Kickstart Your Data Governance Program

4 Data Governance Best Practices to Kickstart your Data Governance Program

Last week, I attended the Gartner Data & Analytics Summit in Dallas, TX. About 2500+ professionals including leaders from analytics, business, information management, master data management, senior IT, and architects gathered to share and learn best practices for analytics, artificial intelligence, data governance, data quality, and more. As the saying goes, everything is bigger in Texas, and…

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