Category Archives: Data Governance

federated hybrid operational model

Data governance operating models exposed

Deciding what the operating model your organization will adopt is part of the initial steps in setting up your data governance program. Why? The most important reasons I see are the fact that:  It outlines how your program will operate Sets the expectations of escalation

communication plan template

11 essential elements of a communication plan

I’m a strong believer that communication is one of the vital ingredients for any successful implementation and deployment of a Business Intelligence, Data Governance or overall Data Management program.  Your Business Intelligence, Data Governance or Data Management strategy should have a communication plan as one

The benefits and risks of standard data models

Templates for data models can be found for different industries, such as education and learning, healthcare, energy and utilities, banking and financial markets, insurance, telecommunications, retail, aviation, and more others. As a quick FYI, these are often put together by standards bodies or vendors of

MacGyver of Data Governance

10 ways to become the MacGyver of Data Governance

MacGyver is one of North America’s biggest pop-culture heroes. With a can-do attitude, MacGyver was the problem solver we all wanted to be, overcoming challenges and successfully resolving any dire situation he was thrown in. Here are 10 ways you came become the MacGyver of

what is data governance

What is Data Governance?

I’ve seen and heard many people from different organizations talking about data governance. Some work with it, some have heard about it, but they are all impacted by it or the lack of it. So what is Data Governance? There are plenty of definitions out,