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Data quality root cause analysis – 5 whys

Data quality root cause analysis – 5 whys

The importance of identifying and addressing the root cause of a data quality issue should never be overlooked. In this series of articles I will cover the most important techniques which help you uncover the root cause. This week will focus on the 5 whys, root

14 data governance artifacts

14 must have data governance artifacts

I know it’s not easy to put the necessary foundation in place for a successful data governance program. I’m referring to the: initial business case the data governance operational framework maturity model the data governance council guiding principles resources, etc. Let’s assume you have all

Oracle data governance model

Data governance maturity models – Oracle

Maturity models contain a set of levels or phases, each with their own characteristics, usually about the status of processes and structures, people and culture, tools technology.  As an organization advances in a level/ phase, it is considered more mature in its treatment, usage, and understanding towards

5 data roles you might not know about

5 data roles you might not know about (but should)

Participating as a speaker at different international conferences and being engaged in different data governance communities, provides me with a lot of interactions with data professionals from different industries, countries, and organizational cultures. I’m always interested to know how each organization develops and evolves its