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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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Protecting and Preserving Archived Files
sponsored by Imation Corp.
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn how you can authenticate data and prevent file corruption for your archived data.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Imation Corp.

Three Ways to Measure Address Quality
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: In this informative white paper discover how your organization can shore up the health of your business intelligence, customer service, and data strategies by learning the top 3 indicators of address accuracy. Discover the benefits your business can receive by proactively correcting your address databases today.
Posted: 22 Apr 2015 | Published: 22 Apr 2015

Informatica

How to Make Money or Save Money With Data and Analytics
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Find the answer to your organisation's ROI woes in this helpful resource, which discusses the value of data monetisation. Explore ways to make money from your data, in addition to strategies on leveraging information to save funds.
Posted: 15 Apr 2015 | Published: 15 Apr 2015

Information Builders

Who’s Profitable: Going Beyond Traditional Business Intelligence
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to help you determine who and what is profitable in the face of big data. Join the discussion on integrating analytics into performance management, and how doing so can enable you to measure the profitability of multiple distribution channels.
Posted: 13 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SAS

Information Strategy in Financial Services
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to explore how these five vital actions can help financial service organizations develop and effective and broad-reaching information strategy. Learn which technologies that enables each one, including data governance.
Posted: 08 Apr 2015 | Published: 30 Apr 2012

Information Builders

The Art of the Now: Decision Making and the Big Data Conundrum
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to uncover a retired Air Force colonel's approach to information through the use of big data analytics. Learn the behaviors that make his strategy possible, including how to observe data.
Posted: 07 Apr 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

SAS

Implementing a Data Integration Strategy For Legacy Modernization
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explains why federal agencies need to prioritize legacy modernization and the creation of a fully unified data quality and integration infrastructure in order to gain a unified view of business data.
Posted: 25 Mar 2015 | Published: 25 Mar 2015

Information Builders

The Real Costs of Bad Data
sponsored by Melissa Data Corp
WHITE PAPER: Learn more about data accuracy and the real cost of bad data in this concise white paper. Read on to learn effective strategies to combat the collection of unusable data.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

Melissa Data Corp

Using Data Quality Tools and Techniques to Improve Business Value
sponsored by Melissa Data Corp
WHITE PAPER: How can you learn more about data cleansing techniques and the importance of quality data?Access this exhaustive white paper to get a full view of the complexities of data quality. Uncover the data quality tools and techniques that can improve your business' value.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Published: 13 Mar 2015

Melissa Data Corp

Data Governance - an Essential Deliverable for Information Driven Companies
sponsored by Winshuttle, LLC
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn how you can reduce cycle times, improve transactional readiness, produce more trustworthy analytics, achieve greater business agility and generally better your operations with improve data governance and data stewardship.
Posted: 27 Feb 2015 | Published: 27 Feb 2015

Winshuttle, LLC

Mass Data Processing for - SAP Industry Solutions
sponsored by Automic
WHITE PAPER: Explore this informative white paper to learn how the Automic Business Automation platform can automate your mass data processing in SAP to combat challenges for effectively.
Posted: 25 Feb 2015 | Published: 25 Feb 2015

Automic

Five steps to successful application consolidation and retirement
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Explore this white paper to gain valuable insight into processes that can streamline your application infrastructure and consolidate your data in five steps.
Posted: 26 Jan 2015 | Published: 30 Jun 2014

IBM

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

Data Drives Profit: But IT Exec-Staff Disconnect Threatens the Bottom Line
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: Designed to inform IT execs and professionals, "Research: Data Drives Profit" provides insights and solutions that'll help you, your team, and your internal partners define and implement an effective data strategy.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Published: 08 Jul 2014

Informatica

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

Observing Data Quality Service Level Agreements: Inspection, Monitoring and Tracking
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: The following white paper discusses how, by implementing a data quality service level agreement, you can improve data quality proactively, be able to continuously monitor and control the quality of organization data, and more.
Posted: 01 May 2014 | Published: 01 May 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

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

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

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
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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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