Tag "Data Governance"

5 Key Principles for overcoming the challenges of Enterprise-wide Data Governance

In this blog, we explore the 5 Key Principles required for overcoming the challenges of Enterprise-wide Data Governance. For many Global Systematically Important Banks (GSIBs) the initial deadline for BCBS239 compliance passed on 1st January 2016 so I thought I’d outline some of the challenges they, and other financial organisations, have faced and some of... more

BCBS239 for DSIBs and 5 things We have Learned from their Global Counterparts

With the compliance date for BCBS239 designated GSIBs (Global Systemically Important Banks) just about to arrive in January 2016; many DSIBs (Domestic Systematically Important Banks) are looking carefully at their global counterparts to see what worked well; and what didn’t. The first challenge is that not every Bank knows whether it will be designated a... more

Get Started Quickly with Data Governance

Recently, Informatica hosted our MDM and Data Governance Summit in London. (For those of you unable to make it, have no fear. Informatica will be hosting another Summit, now titled MDM 360 Summit, in New York City in February). The two day summit was packed with informative customer presentations, hands-on product advisory councils, and an... more

Reflections on our First 100 Days as a Private Company

It has been a busy and productive three months since Informatica went private, and I wanted to take a moment to reflect on Informatica’s accomplishments and progress to date. One of the big areas of focus for the company has been to ensure that our customers globally continue to experience the product innovation, service and... more

Big Data Governance Tools | Informatica US

Data Governance As new information management tech trends continue to emerge, I try to evangelize a truism that the core data governance framework, processes and best practices are agnostic of – and should support – any technology. For example, I discourage terms like “Master Data Governance”, “Cloud Data Governance,” “Mobile Data Governance” and “Big Data... more

Data Governance: the 4 Know/Hows

I recently attended a meeting with a Financial Services organization on understanding the value of Data Governance. The audience were senior stakeholders in the business and they were not interested in a technology discussion. Their objective was to understand the value they could achieve by adopting an enterprise-wide data governance approach. They also wanted to... more

Illusion Series – Episode III: If a Tree Falls In A Forest and Nobody is Around

Does it make a sound? Is it real? Who would know? Who would care?   The more I talk to IT leadership, in this case a recently promoted IT leader who became Chief Data Officer, I am trying to understand why we still engage in this mantra of “let’s do it for the sake of... more