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GDPR: Quickest wins and easiest mistakes

GDPR: Quickest wins and easiest mistakes

May 3, 2018 | by Richard Hogg, Global GDPR & Governance Offerings Evangelist, IBM
As you prepare for a big event such as the GDPR, you must show willingness to work towards your goal of compliance and to give credit where it’s due for a well-developed plan.
GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

GDPR compliance: Reasons to be cheerful

In a series of blog posts, the ‘Coach’ offers recommendations on how to get businesses into shape so they can thrive in the new data era.

May 2, 2018 | by Seth Dobrin, Vice President and Chief Data Officer, Analytics, IBM
When you hire a life coach, feelings can often be mixed. Someone is helping you on the way to improving yourself, but that path is one you have to walk, and it can be tough. Feelings can be much the same about the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which some organizations...
Get out of the data swamp with a governed data lake

Get out of the data swamp with a governed data lake

May 2, 2018 | by Deepthi Nagarajan, WW Product Marketing Manager - Unified Governance and Integration, IBM
Making your data lake a “governed data lake” is the game changer. Without governance, organizations risk securing the data and as well as protecting it. When data is cataloged and governed, an organization can effectively discover, classify, track history and lineage, quality of data and thereby...
Machine learning can't save your bad data

Machine learning can't save your bad data

April 25, 2018 | by Karen Madera, Content Marketing Manager, Unified Governance and Integration, IBM
Most sales-driven organizations have needed a customer retention model at some point or another. The request is fairly straightforward: identify the customers that a business might lose. But the process can create a nightmare.
Continuous data for continuous testing

Continuous data for continuous testing

April 11, 2018 | by Ken Berridge, Worldwide Information Integration & Governance Sales Leader, IBM
Most organizations are moving software development methods to newer agile methods to benefit from better technology capabilities, delivered more rapidly and with improved quality. But, finding the "right data" for agile development and continuous testing can be tricky. Learn how to make it simpler.
Why next-generation execs should care about data governance

Why next-generation execs should care about data governance

April 9, 2018 | by Kayla Matthews, Tech journalist and writer, Productivity Bytes; MakeUseOf
There’s a general need for next-gen executives to not only understand corporate regulations, but be able to adhere to and follow them using metadata solutions like data governance. As the business world’s top asset becomes data, data governance will ensure that data and information being handled is...
Think 2018: Our favorite highlights from Wednesday

Think 2018: Our favorite highlights from Wednesday

March 21, 2018 | by Elly Shin, Social Media Strategist, Unified Governance & Integration, IBM
Think 2018 is in full swing. We’re inspired hearing from leaders across industries using analytics to transform their business. And we’re thrilled to take part in conversations about data science, machine learning, AI and much more. Here are some highlights from Wednesday at Think.
Think 2018:  Our favorite highlights from Tuesday

Think 2018: Our favorite highlights from Tuesday

March 20, 2018 | by Elly Shin, Social Media Strategist, Unified Governance & Integration, IBM
The excitement, insights and innovation at Think 2018 is truly astounding. Today we heard from IBM Chairman, President and CEO, Ginni Rometty, plus industry leaders and clients who are transforming whole business sectors.
Think 2018: Our favorite highlights from Monday

Think 2018: Our favorite highlights from Monday

March 19, 2018 | by Elly Shin, Social Media Strategist, Unified Governance & Integration, IBM
Think 2018 is the biggest IBM conference of the year covering all things tech. And, to be sure you don't miss a moment, here are highlights from Monday, March 19, the first day of the event.
Want to succeed as a CDO? 6 articles to read this week

Want to succeed as a CDO? 6 articles to read this week

March 5, 2018 | by Jennifer Clemente, IBM
Learn more about the right way to approach your data governance governance strategy in 2018 by checking out our top performing articles.