Less than one-fourth of corporations in the Global 1000 can fulfill their data retention and disposal objectives, leading to wasteful spending, legal risks, and possible theft, according to findings in a new survey.
The report stated that 98 percent of companies rated defensible disposal and retention of data as a key governance objective, though currently only 22 percent of those companies can fully handle that task.… Read More
Did you miss yesterday’s Information Management webinar? View the presentation “Creating a Meta Data Repository on the Road to Data Governance,” featuring Ira Whiteside, industry expert and BI Architect for Melissa Data and Aaron Zornes, Chief Research Officer for the MDM Institute & Conference Chairman here: http://www.melissadata.com/multimedia/webinars/meta-data-repository-111610.wmv… Read More
Jim Harris is the Blogger-in-Chief at Obsessive-Compulsive Data Quality (OCDQ) and The Data Quality Daily. He is a recognized industry thought leader on data quality with over 15 years of professional services and application development experience in data quality, data integration, data warehousing, business intelligence, master data management, and data governance. He… Read More
Tomorrow’s seminar “Creating a Metadata Repository (Metadata Mart) on the road to Data Governance,” discusses how the primary goal of a Master Data Management (MDM) or Data Quality initiative is to improve data accuracy and reliability. However, the process of bringing data together and implementing your company’s rules usually results in extensive manual coding efforts or the need to purchase expensive data integration, data quality, MDM, and metadata proprietary tools.… Read More