Low Cost Ways to Improve Data Quality

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By Elliot King

In many organizations, when one side of the house starts talking about improving data quality, the other side of the house starts hearing one thing and one thing only–costs. They assume that initiating a data quality program is going to be a heavy lift financially, requiring consultants, investments in technology, training and more.
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Get it Right the First Time

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By Elliot King

People generally think of data quality as a remedial exercise. During the ongoing course of business, for a variety of reasons, companies find themselves with incorrect data. The goal of a data quality program is to identify the incorrect data and fix it.
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Get to the Root of Data Quality Problems

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By Elliot King

Safeguarding data quality is a continual and ongoing process. Sadly, no matter how diligent companies are, data quality problems will be created. But why is that?

  The root causes of data quality problems are deeply intertwined with daily
business operations coupled with the simple truth that businesses are not
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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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