Data Quality Problems are Predictable

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By Elliot King

The idea that poor data quality is costly and hurts performance is about as old as science itself. The seminal science writer Stephen Jay Gould wrote a whole book about how faulty data leads to faulty conclusions, often to the great detriment of society. And one of lasting aphorism in computing has been “garbage in, garbage out.”

Moreover, the problems and risks of poor data quality have been studied,
described and quantified for decades.… Read More