Integrating Analytical Results with Operational Activities

By David Loshin We have looked at using enhancement for operational purposes, as well as analytical purposes, but there are ways that we can merge the two into a hybrid: using enhanced data for analytics, whose results are incorporated into operational activities using the same types of enhancements. Actually I was a bit sneaky in my last few blog entries,…

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Data Enhancement for Analytical Purposes

By David Loshin Last time we looked at two example operational uses of data enhancement. But the value is not limited to insertion in specific operational workflows, because enhancement is often done to provide additional detail for reporting and analysis purposes. And in these cases, enhancement goes beyond data standardization and correction; instead, the enhancement process can add more information…

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Key Trends in Data Quality

By Elliot King "More people are doing it for more reasons." "If you learn how to do it, you will do it better." "And most companies have a long way to go." Those are the most striking trends in data quality, according to several studies conducted by market research companies over the past several months. Let's start this tour of…

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