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Oversight, insight and execution: Is your data governance strategy working?

Oversight, insight and execution: Is your data governance strategy working?

November 20, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Allocating IT budget is a tricky business. Companies need to make choices and manage investment tradeoffs. However, recent Aberdeen research suggests that foundational activities to protect, oversee and manage the data environment through a unified approach to data governance can produce enticing...
Data Science for All: What is it? Why care? How do I get it?

Data Science for All: What is it? Why care? How do I get it?

November 17, 2017 | by William Roberts, Technical Product Marketer, IBM
Organizations everywhere, from massive governments to the smallest start-ups, are in a race for the best-possible data expertise and tools. To help your team understand the data science journey, IBM created the Data Science for All webcast.
Accelerating compliance and insight with unified governance

Accelerating compliance and insight with unified governance

November 13, 2017 | by Chetan Chaturvedi, Program Director, Ecosystem Offerings, IBM Analytics
In most modern-day organizations, external macros tend to be very influential — leaving little bandwidth for optimizing data governance. And, as stricter data storage and security compliance regulations come into play, it's becoming more and more critical for organizations to ensure they have the...
Three “must-have” capabilities to unify data governance

Three “must-have” capabilities to unify data governance

October 26, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Today’s most successful companies think differently about data governance. Recent Aberdeen research suggests that top-performing companies are those that create a more holistic approach to data governance, incorporating the right technologies, processes, skill sets and internal capabilities.
Three considerations for your unified data platform journey

Three considerations for your unified data platform journey

October 11, 2017 | by Rob Utzschneider, WW Technical Sales Leader - Information Server, IBM
Although there are many new and emerging classes of data integration, quality and governance software tools available in the market, many large organizations are coming to the conclusion that they're best served by a single unified enterprise data integration, quality and governance platform that...
Picking a data management solution just got easier

Picking a data management solution just got easier

October 9, 2017 | by Priyanka Jain, Offering Manager, IBM
Organizations are collecting terabytes of data, so it’s not surprising that organizations are scrambling to identify a data management solution that fits their unique environment. The freedom of choosing the right data source to fit an organization’s data storage strategy is the key to robust data...
Top companies seek out diverse data types

Top companies seek out diverse data types

October 5, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Over the past few years, two major trends have overtaken the world of analytics and data-driven decision-making.
Can data governance create user satisfaction?

Can data governance create user satisfaction?

October 3, 2017 | by Michael Lock, Vice President and Principal Analyst, Aberdeen
Companies have a choice when it comes to their strategy for data governance. Aberdeen research shows that it can be onerous and bureaucratic, or it can be liberating and empowering.
Face it, privacy affects us all

Face it, privacy affects us all

September 28, 2017 | by Richard Hogg, Global GDPR & Governance Offerings Evangelist, IBM
GDPR brings into force a raising of the bar across all 28 member states of the EU across the duties, privileges and obligations on and around personal data and its protection. The scope includes anyone in the EU, long term or temporary, on and around their personal data.

Transforming governance in the insights era

September 28, 2017 | by Ron Reuben, Offering Manager, IBM Analytics
There’s a revolution taking place within information governance. This change is driven by the growing needs of business users, and the recognition that trusted, high-quality, easy-to-find data can be the differentiator that drives better business outcomes.  

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