Topic "Holistic Data Governance Solutions"

Data Is the New Currency for Digital Transformation

These days, business leaders know that data is important to execute their strategy. That’s true, but it’s still underestimating the importance of data. The information your business generates and accesses is not merely a tool for operational execution. It’s so essential to the success of a modern business that it must be handled as carefully... more

The Next Generation of Metadata Management (Part 1)

This is Part 1 of a series on the Next Generation of Metadata Solutions. In this post, we begin with the roots – The need to revamp existing metadata management solutions. History Metadata Management originated in the late 80s and early 90s, when Data Warehousing was sowing its roots. Businesses had expanded their definitions for... more

From The CIO’s Desk: Looking Ahead to 2017

Today, successful organizations are focused on how they can digitally transform their business most effectively. This modernization is having a profound effect because traditional industries are being disrupted by new entrants with a digital, rather than capital and people intensive business models. Additionally, brand new companies can start and grow very quickly when their product... more

Our Best Three Digital Transformation Giveaways of 2016

My fantastic colleague, Antonia Renner, had a great idea: Why not have our team close the year with a summary of our “Best Three Giveaways of 2016”, across the different areas we cover. My contribution will describe three things you can review to understand the “Digital Transformation” victories underway, worldwide, and then to lead such... more

Happy Birthday, GovernYourData.com!

I’m proud to announce that GovernYourData.com, the all-things-data-governance-community I created with Informatica, turns 4 in January 2017!   Being such a passionate advocate and evangelist for data governance throughout my career, I’m excited that my pride and joy, GovernYourData.com, has become a valuable resource for so many.  (Yes, my kids are my pride and joy too... more