Tag "information governance"

Are You Looking For A New Information Governance Framework?

A few months ago, while addressing a room full of IT and business professional at an Information Governance conference, a CFO said – “… if we designed our systems today from scratch, they will look nothing like the environment we own.” He went on to elaborate that they arrived there by layering thousands of good... more

Keeping Information Governance Relevant

Gartner’s official definition of Information Governance is “…the specification of decision rights and an accountability framework to encourage desirable behavior in the valuation, creation, storage, use, archival and deletion of information. It includes the processes, roles, standards, and metrics that ensure the effective and efficient use of information in enabling a business to achieve its... more

Information Governance vs. Data Governance – Who Cares?

I just discovered this post Information Governance is more than just Data Governance by E.G. Nadhan.  In general, the terms “Data” and “Information” have been used by many to mean the same thing. Nadhan raises some valid points which I will reinforce in this post – specifically, that as data management practices mature there is... more