Data governance is a core component of your data strategy. Certainly, every business leader wants to have trusted, secure, consistent, and usable information. But data volumes and systems complexity have been increasing for years and most organizations rarely prioritize data governance, so why care now?
We’re in the midst of a perfect storm of unprecedented IT megatrends. The convergence of cloud, social, mobile, and increasing data volumes foreshadows the flood of data ripe with potential business value. But it also makes the frustrating complexity of traditional on-premises transactional data management appear amazingly “manageable” in contrast.
In this session, you will learn:
- What data governance is and why it is important in today’s fast-moving environment
- The challenges for data governance programs and a framework for data governance that can be applied in today’s volatile distributed data world
- Different approaches to data governance
- Critical success factors that maximize the potential for success in our distributed data world