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Best Practices for Functional and Technical Definitions

Definitions should eliminate confusion across the enterprise.  And they should be accessible by all that work with data.  There are two types of definitions - functional and technical.  And they...

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Availability of Data Governance Reporting and Analytics Resources

Reporting and Analytics is very related to data governance.  If you do not have trust in your data then you will not have trust in your reports and your analytic efforts.  The report efforts are...

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Here are Some Resources Regarding Reference Data Lists

Reference data is the forgotten content in data governance. It needs to be documented and managed just like business glossary definitions and report specifications. Over time we have gathered...

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Prioritize Your Reference Data to Manage

Do not make everything reference data in your data governance area.  This blog post will discuss that only the key ones should be documented and managed. And new ones should be added to over time....

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Responsibilities of a Data Governance Leadership and Oversight Committee

Recently we held a webinar regarding responsibilities of a data governance leadership and oversight committee. Feel free to watch the recording here. We thought in this blog post we would cover...

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Resources for Life Cycle of Data Requests

An important data governance process to have is an established data request process that is known and easy to use. This process should provide accurate and trusted information.   Often one data...

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Don't Use Committees for Data Governance Content

Is your data governance content (report requests, data dumps, data definitions, etc.) taking too long to produce or doesn’t seem to be as effective as they should be?  Content is like a continual...

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Data Governance Breaks Down Silos (Data and Organizational)

In this post we’ll discuss the types of silos that exist at higher education institutions, data brawling, data culture, shadow systems, benefits of breaking down the silos and what actions can be...

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Part II: Pragmatic Data Governance-Just in Time Data Governance

 In their Top 10 IT Issues, 2017, EDUCAUSE identified “data management and governance” as an issue to “improve…the management of institutional data through data standards, integration, protection,...

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Succeed with Just-in-Time Data Governance

More and more organizations are implementing data governance to better document their data, and, from our experience, this usually means a large committee with lots of meetings. And, this often...

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