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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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Getting Better Decisions and Instant Action from Your Big Data
sponsored by TIBCO Software Inc.
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, discover how advanced data integration via enterprise service bus architecture can speed up your big data analytics.
Posted: 20 May 2015 | Published: 31 Dec 2014

TIBCO Software Inc.

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


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


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


Data Drives Profit, But IT Exec-Staff Disconnect Threatens the Bottom Line
sponsored by Informatica
WHITE PAPER: In this white paper, learn how the disconnect between IT executives and rank-and-file data professionals could be hurting your organization's competitive advantage. In addition, you'll discover four imperatives for getting the most out of your data.
Posted: 08 Jul 2014 | Published: 08 Jul 2014


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

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


Sales Intelligence: 28% More Reps Achieving Annual Quota
sponsored by Salesforce
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


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


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 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


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


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

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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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