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ALSO CALLED: Data Quality Control, Information Quality, Data Quality Assurance, Data Content Quality
DEFINITION: Data quality is the reliability and effectiveness of data, particularly in a data warehouse. Data quality assurance (DQA) is the process of verifying the reliability and effectiveness of data. Maintaining data quality requires going through the data periodically and scrubbing it. Typically this involves updating it, standardizing it, and de-duplicating records to create a single view of the data,  … 
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2 Leading Vendors Join Forces to Deliver Big Data
sponsored by Cloudera
WHITE PAPER: Learn how a powerful and versatile big data integration and data quality solution can help your business kick big data management challenges to the curb.
Posted: 10 Nov 2014 | Published: 10 Nov 2014

Cloudera

Data Virtualization Done Right
sponsored by Red Hat
WHITE PAPER: View this whitepaper to discover one solution that helps virtualize and centralize your information, and tunes systems to take advantage of a single view of multiple sources.
Posted: 21 Oct 2014 | Published: 21 Oct 2014

Red Hat

Breaking Big: When Big Data Goes Bad
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the differences between conventional data and big data, as well as how those differences put big data environments at a great risk of data quality problems.
Posted: 30 Sep 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

Information Builders

Harvard Business Review: The Big Data Opportunity for HR and Finance
sponsored by Workday
WHITE PAPER: This Harvard Business Review report explains why big data in HR will allow HR departments to move beyond simple headcount and be more predictive than reactionary. Inside, learn from several examples of finance adopters of big data that are winning favorable notice from the C-suite.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 09 Sep 2014

Workday

IDG MarketPulse Research Paper: Lighting Up Dark Data CIO Research Paper
sponsored by CommVault
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn about the risks of dark data and how to avoid it.
Posted: 09 Sep 2014 | Published: 20 Aug 2014

CommVault

Seven Symptoms of Forecasting Illness
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes the most common forecasting problems and provides a prescription for bringing them back to health.
Posted: 17 Jul 2014 | Published: 30 Apr 2010

IBM

Data Integration 101 - Top Trends, Ideas and Best Practices in a Maturing Data Management Practice
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper explores the current business need for data integration and includes the top 10 trends, ideas, and best practices for data integration. Read on to learn more.
Posted: 09 Jul 2014 | Published: 09 Jul 2014

SAS

Omnichannel Considerations for the Purchase Order Process
sponsored by OpenText GXS
WHITE PAPER: Find out how adopting an omnichannel experience can improve the purchase order process, and benefit both the customers and the business.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 30 Sep 2012

OpenText GXS

Data Quality Management
sponsored by OpenText GXS
WHITE PAPER: Find out how data quality can lead to a well-oiled supply chain and successful transportation and logistics projects.
Posted: 16 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

OpenText GXS

Protecting Mission-Critical Manufacturing Data with an ERP Firewall
sponsored by OpenText GXS
WHITE PAPER: Find how an ERP Firewall can capture business process and data quality errors, so outsourcing data doesn't create mayhem within your company.
Posted: 02 Jun 2014 | Published: 31 Jul 2013

OpenText GXS

The 8 Worst Practices in Master Data Management and How to Avoid Them
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Real-time decision making is essential to gain competitive advantage, and to make the best decisions, you need accurate, complete, and timely data -- you need master data management (MDM). View this white paper to discover the eight worst possible practices of MDM and how to avoid them
Posted: 15 May 2014 | Published: 15 May 2014

Information Builders

The Future of Data Management
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This brief white paper welcomes you to the future of data management – pre-integrated server, storage, network and database software and tools selected and tuned specifically for the demands of high-availability, high-throughput transactional processing.
Posted: 06 May 2014 | Published: 31 Jan 2014

IBM

Informatica Data Integration Hub
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: Even the best managed large-scale enterprise data integration environments grow complex over time, and are continuously pressured to operate leaner and more efficiently. In this white paper, learn about an innovative publish-and-subscribe model that can be applied to data integration, delivering automation without compromising control.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Informatica

IBM Cognos Framework Manager - Ensure consistent business intelligence data across the enterprise
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: This resource examines the value of metadata in business intelligence, and introduces a metadata modeling tool for managing access to all existing data sources and ensuring data trustworthiness.
Posted: 15 Jan 2014 | Published: 31 Oct 2010

IBM

The fundamentals of data lifecycle management in the era of big data
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: The volume, variety, and velocity of big data make it difficult to ensure the information is trusted and protected -- traditional, manual methods of governance just aren't up to the task. In this resource, explore the challenges of managing big data and get best practices for data lifecycle management at the enterprise level.
Posted: 26 Dec 2013 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

IBM

Grow Forward With Faster, Simpler, and Flexible ERP
sponsored by Sage Software
WHITE PAPER: Discover how one ERP system can help you reduce operating costs and boost sales.
Posted: 02 Jun 2014 | Published: 02 Jun 2014

Sage Software

Sales Intelligence: 28% More Reps Achieving Annual Quota
sponsored by Salesforce Data.com
WHITE PAPER: This survey-based research examines how sales organizations leverage customer data to improve sales effectiveness.
Posted: 18 Apr 2014 | Published: 31 Aug 2013

Salesforce Data.com

MDM and Data Quality for the Data Warehouse
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: This executive brief explains how the combination of master data management (MDM) and data quality (DQ) can significantly enhance the accuracy and reliability of data, enabling timely, confident decisions and accurate reporting.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Informatica

Choosing the Right Master Data Management Solution for Your Organization
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: Learn about the 10 essential MDM requirements, which will allow you to address both your current and future business needs, and quickly reap the returns from your MDM initiative.
Posted: 26 Mar 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Informatica

One Click Away: Where Does the Data Come From?
sponsored by LANSA
WHITE PAPER: Thirty-five percent of consumers say they would never use a mobile app again if it contained incorrect product data. This brief resource explores how the global standards body GS1 established the Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN) as a means of combatting outdated, inconsistent product information.
Posted: 20 Feb 2014 | Published: 20 Feb 2014

LANSA

Right Data, Right Place, Real-time: How Master Data Management Supercharges Fast-Moving Businesses
sponsored by Dell Boomi
WHITE PAPER: Is inconsistent and inaccurate data costing you money? Learn about the value and benefits that cloud-based MDM can deliver. Find out why MDM matters to every organization, how next-gen MDM systems meet the needs of fast-moving enterprises and how to successfully adopt MDM. Plus, get compelling business cases for MDM.
Posted: 14 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Dell Boomi

White Paper: SuperCluster M6-32: Taking Oracle Engineered Systems to the Next Level
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: This guide explores the Oracle SuperCluster M6-32, which offers extremely large memory capacities and improves performance levels for your business.
Posted: 07 Feb 2014 | Published: 31 Dec 2013

Oracle Corporation

Database Wars 2.0: Bringing Control To Chaos
sponsored by Progress
WHITE PAPER: Organizations could use some help establishing and maintaining control over their valuable information and, ultimately, business success. Access this white paper today to better understand how you can gain data control amidst the incessant chaos.
Posted: 30 Jan 2014 | Published: 30 Jan 2014

Progress

Data vs. Instinct: Perfecting global sales performance
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
WHITE PAPER: Access this paper today to take a look at how sales executives optimize their sales structures, territories, and incentive plans. Also inside, find survey results that reveal findings from senior decision-makers that investigated the sales executive realm.
Posted: 03 Jan 2014 | Published: 03 Jan 2014

Oracle Corporation

Data Quality Process Needs All Hands on Deck
sponsored by Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
WHITE PAPER: Access the following expert e-guide to uncover the best practices and procedures for developing and implementing a successful data quality strategy.
Posted: 30 Dec 2013 | Published: 26 Dec 2013

Harte-Hanks Trillium Software
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DATA QUALITY DEFINITION (continued): …  even even if it is stored in multiple disparate systems. There are many vendor applications on the market to make this job easier. Because data quality is so important from a business perspective, many large companies employ a data steward to be in charge of data quality. In spite of this, Gartner Inc. forecasted that 25% of critical data within Fortune 1000 companies would continue to be inaccurate through 2007. A Gartner study says that poor quality customer data costs U.S. business an estimated $611 billion dollars a year in postage, printing, and staff overhead.Getting started with data quality … 
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