Archive | October, 2009

Why won’t the business take CONTROL of their data?


Hoarding, hacking and hiding are commonplace in the information age

In a recent column, Dan Brown talks at length about the issue of data ownership. He contends that most C-level executives don’t know if their data is accurate. The fact is, most business users could look at data and think it is “accurate” but not understand how it can be “bad” data. What is really […]

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What’s the REAL cost of BAD Data?


Bad data is bad for business. Data governance can fix it- once and for all

For years, companies of all sizes have focused on business process efficiency, network management, infrastructure optimization and outsourcing. Only in the past few years has the concept of “data governance” begun to get the attention of senior management. So, what is data governance? Data governance is more than data quality, master data management or archiving […]

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