The State Of Data Quality In 2020 – Everything You Must Know

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Today, data is an organization’s most valuable asset. The way this data is managed and analyzed is changing the way business information is used. This has made people at all levels of enterprises alerted to the importance of data quality. Unfortunately, when a survey was conducted, very few organizations surveyed had dedicated data quality teams.… Read More

Melissa Data Publishes Insight on Top Global Data Quality Challenges

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After
30 years in the industry, we’ve seen firsthand what bad data does to good
companies. You’ll be surprised to learn some of the issues companies have with
their data. We’ve collected the top 30 most pervasive data quality issues – and
what you need to know to solve them.
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Get Used to It: Inconsistent Data is the New Normal

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By Elliot King

Nobody is perfect and neither is corporate data. Indeed, data errors are intrinsic to IT’s DNA. Data inevitably decays. Errors can be caused when data from outside sources are merged into a system. And then, of course, the humans that interact with the system are, well, human.
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Classifying Data Quality Problems

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By Elliot King

Data quality is generally most fruitfully defined in the context of its use. Is the data good enough to allow the process with which it is associated to run efficiently and effectively? For example, is the mailing list you are using for a direct solicitation accurate enough that you can achieve your goals and not generate any unwanted and unanticipated negative consequences?
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