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Governing Data Lakes - It's a Blizzard of Data

It’s a Blizzard (of Data) Out There

Winter is in full swing this time of year.  Here in New York, we had the bomb cyclone earlier this month. And with another artic blast bringing crazy cold temperatures, its seems as though winter is taking up permanent residence. But as I look outside across the snow-covered city, I started thinking about data. Why?…

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Governance Blog Posts

5 Data Governance Blog Posts You Should Read to Prepare for 2018

I know. It’s tough to keep up with all the great content published on the Collibra Blog. We have an amazing set of expert authors who know A LOT about data governance. And staying on top of what they have to say is no small task. Last week, we featured the top 10 most-read posts…

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Is Your Data Lake like the Library of Babel?

Is Your Data Lake like the Library of Babel?

In 1941, renowned Argentine author Jorge Luis Borges published a short story entitled “The Library of Babel.” The story tells the tale of a universe consisting of an unimaginable stretch of hexagonal rooms, each of which hold the bare necessities for human survival and four walls of bookshelves. Though the order and content of the…

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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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