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Data Digest: Data Catalogs, Classification, and DBAs

Why you need a data catalog, how to manage classification problems, and how the job of a DBA is changing.


Why You Need a Data Catalog

To be successful in data management, you need a data catalog and a data inventory.

Read more at Dataversity

Handling Classification

Consider commercially available classification tools to streamline data management projects.

Read more at The Data Administration Newsletter

The Changing DBA

Database administrators are still critical personnel, but their roles are changing.

Read more at DBTA

About the Author

Lindsay Stares is a production editor at TDWI. You can contact her at

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