Data Quality’s Three C’s Go Beyond Accuracy

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By Elliot King

In many cases, quality, like beauty, is in the eyes of the beholder. The exact characteristics that define quality can be hard to describe. For example, a news report recently described a new, synthetic method for producing diamonds.
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Reducing Data Quality Risks

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By Elliot King

As Donald Rumsfeld, the former secretary of the defense once famously said, “there are known unknowns and there are unknown unknowns.” In other words, somethings we know we don’t know and consequently we can do the research to learn what we need to know.
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Four Pillars of Data Quality Improvement

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By Elliot King

Almost all data quality management programs have four key elements that serve as the foundations for success–data profiling, data improvement, integration and data augmentation. Put in other words, data quality programs must determine what is broken; fix what can be fixed; consolidate what can be consolidated and enhance what needs to be enhanced.
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