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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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Data Quality White Papers (View All Report Types)
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Big Data Meets Big Data Quality
sponsored by Melissa Data Corp
WHITE PAPER: By instituting three essential data quality steps, businesses can achieve a winning recipe for actionable, meaningful analytics – worth repeating for ongoing business intelligence and insight at the highest level. Access this white paper now to learn more about what these three steps can do for your organization's data quality.
Posted: 07 Jul 2015 | Published: 07 Jul 2015

Melissa Data Corp

The Top 30 Data Quality Issues You Need to Know About
sponsored by Melissa Data Corp
WHITE PAPER: While technology is always changing, over the past 30 years industry experts have noticed 30 top trends that continue to reappear as companies attempt to clean up their databases.This white paper presents these 30 data quality trends and gives helpful hints on how your organization can overcome these pervasive issues.
Posted: 06 Jul 2015 | Published: 06 Jul 2015

Melissa Data Corp

Data Quality Suite
sponsored by Melissa Data Corp
WHITE PAPER: This white paper outlines 4 powerful tools for real-time verification. Discover how you can protect your database with data quality firewall to gain the following benefits: Clean contact data at point of entry or in batch, improved customer contactability, less waste and reduced undeliverable mail, and more.
Posted: 06 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

Melissa Data Corp

Information governance in a big data world
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you can discover the key to creating a holistic governance framework in a big data world. Access now to learn tips and strategies for creating the most effective data governance strategy for your organization.
Posted: 06 Jul 2015 | Published: 30 Sep 2014

IBM

Designing the Modern Data Warehouse Environment
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: To trust your data, you must be informed about data governance. This white paper provides a stepping stone to ensuring the consistency, cleanliness, correctness, and security of your data. Access now to learn governance best practices.
Posted: 01 Jul 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

IBM

Taking Action On Data
sponsored by Symantec | Veritas
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper you will learn how the appropriate tools can help you organization identify your high value data. Read now to discover how you can devise your own strategy to take full advantage of this information to generate growth, gain a competitive advantage or reduce risk.
Posted: 17 Jun 2015 | Published: 01 Jun 2015

Symantec | Veritas

Navigating Information Governance: What’s Your Strategy?
sponsored by Symantec | Veritas
WHITE PAPER: Discover how your organization can leverage information governance to meet this tidal wave of data head on all while ensuring data security. Access this white paper to examine barriers and benefits to achieving true enterprise-wide information governance within your business.
Posted: 16 Jun 2015 | Published: 06 Nov 2014

Symantec | Veritas

Securely Leveraging Internet of Things Data
sponsored by Aruba Networks
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores how to build a trust-based IoT web for business-critical applications using a new methodology. Continue reading to learn how to exploit IoT data without incurring unacceptable levels of risk.
Posted: 08 Jun 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Aruba Networks

Achieve Data Governance and Quality With Information Management
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This white paper examines how public sector organizations are increasingly turning to technology to leverage information management. Discover how they overcame data governance, quality, and inadequate supporting technology challenges which allowed them to synchronized, consolidated, and shared vital citizen data.
Posted: 27 May 2015 | Published: 27 May 2015

Information Builders

Got big data on your mind? Think enterprise-grade Hadoop
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Discover how enterprise level Hadoop can help your data scientists better manage and analyze your enterprise scale workloads.
Posted: 22 May 2015 | Published: 22 May 2015

IBM

Meeting the Challenges and Seeing the Potential of Unstructured Data
sponsored by Basho Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Access this white paper to learn about all the ways that unstructured data are being generated and to be introduced to the solution.
Posted: 14 May 2015 | Published: 14 May 2015

Basho Technologies

Achieving World-Class Collaboration
sponsored by Dell Software
WHITE PAPER: To discover how your organization can facilitate collaboration between your data management team access this exclusive white paper.
Posted: 06 May 2015 | Published: 06 May 2015

Dell Software

How Complex Is It to Run Payroll across the Globe?
sponsored by NGA Human Resources
WHITE PAPER: This survey by NGA, a market leader in HR and payroll services, provides an objective overview of the complexity of managing the payroll process in 25 countries across the globe. Read now to get insight into the key influencers of the complexity of managing payroll data.
Posted: 05 May 2015 | Published: 05 May 2015

NGA Human Resources

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

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

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

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

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

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
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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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