The Role of Data Profiling in Data Quality Assessment

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By Elliot King

After
“sustainability,” perhaps the biggest buzzword flying around many corners of the
corporate world these days is assessment. It seems people can’t breathe without
somebody wanted to assess the quality of the air, the efficiency of their lungs,
and, of course, the outcome of the breath.
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Integrating Analytical Results with Operational Activities

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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.
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Data Quality May Be in the Eye of the Beholder

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By Elliot King

You know the old cliché that beauty is in the eye of the beholder? There should be a
similar aphorism about data quality being in the eye of the beholder as well.
That is one of the findings of a systematic overview of research into
information quality reported at the International Conference on Information
Quality, jointly sponsored by the
MIT Information Quality Program
and the UALR
Information Quality Graduate Program
by Mouzhi Ge and Markus Helfert,
researchers affiliated with the School of Computing at Dublin City University.
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Data Enhancement for Analytical Purposes

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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.
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Key Trends in Data Quality

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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.… Read More