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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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Assessing the Top Content-Centric Collaboration Platforms
sponsored by Box
RESEARCH CONTENT: In this Gartner Magic Quadrant, explore the current offerings for content-centric collaboration platforms that support seamless, secure file sync and sharing across devices and cloud repositories.
Posted: 16 Aug 2017 | Published: 25 Jul 2017

Box

Why You Shouldn't Wait to Build a Data Governance Model
sponsored by ERwin
EGUIDE: As your company amasses data from multiple sources, you can potentially lose control over data quality and accuracy. In this expert e-guide, learn why it's time to halt the data free-for-all and apply data governance to keep your organization on track.
Posted: 15 Aug 2017 | Published: 14 Aug 2017

ERwin

Data Governance Plays a Major Part in Big Data Success
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Big data holds the potential to provide insights for business growth – but only if data governance is part of the plan. Learn why data governance plays a major part in big data success. Plus, data management expert Anna Marie Smith, EWSolutions, explains when to implement a data governance plan, and challenges to look out for along the way.
Posted: 14 Aug 2017 | Published: 11 Aug 2017

IBM

Take Your Data Lake to the Next Level
sponsored by Datameer
WEBCAST: Keep your data lake from turning into a data swamp. In this webinar, join data lake pros John Morrell and David Menninger to learn how to mitigate the challenges of keeping your data quality and consistency, where data lakes can be applied, and 5 keys to make your data lake more useful.
Posted: 14 Aug 2017 | Premiered: Aug 14, 2017

Datameer

The Modern Approach to Business Intelligence
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Whether you're working with data in spreadsheets, warehouses, or across disparate data sets, this white paper explores how to improve analytics and access to real-time insights. Uncover the 7 key attributes that are shaping the modern approach to business intelligence.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 10 Aug 2017

Tableau Software

The Data Management Implications of GDPR
sponsored by Datameer
WHITE PAPER: The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is intended to provide a consistent approach to data privacy and protection across the EU. But how does it affect things from a data management perspective? Understand how the GDPR will affect data management, profiling, quality, lineage, masking and more.
Posted: 10 Aug 2017 | Published: 01 Aug 2016

Datameer

Achieve Governed Self-Service Analytics at Scale
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Uncover 4 steps for successfully deploying governed self-service analytics so that you can meet the growing need for self-service analytics while still ensuring a high standard of data governance, trust, security, and monitoring.
Posted: 09 Aug 2017 | Published: 09 Aug 2017

Tableau Software

Data Governance for Self-Service Analytics
sponsored by Tableau Software
WHITE PAPER: Learn how to create a data governance strategy for self-service analytics by uncovering the 4 essential elements of a refined data governance strategy. Plus, discover how to create mobile and cloud support for you data management and security initiatives.
Posted: 08 Aug 2017 | Published: 08 Aug 2017

Tableau Software

Data Preparation: Preparing for BI Success
sponsored by Yellowfin
RESEARCH CONTENT: Discover the increasing importance of ease-of-use in BI tools for data analysts and IT pros, and how this factor is impacting BI user adoption trends. Learn about the importance of key features for data preparation, data visualization, data quality, master data management, and more.
Posted: 07 Aug 2017 | Published: 31 Dec 2016

Yellowfin

Practical Steps to Collect, Connect and Share Your Enterprise Data for Better Business Outcomes
sponsored by ERwin
WHITE PAPER: Read on to learn about how taking a business-outcome approach can help realize the true value of your enterprise architecture. Find out what steps you can take to enable this mindset, like learning how to empower C-level executives, using future-state modeling, and more.
Posted: 03 Aug 2017 | Published: 03 Aug 2017

ERwin

Optimizing Data Management Across the Application Lifecycle
sponsored by Delphix
WHITE PAPER: Businesses look to applications to differentiate themselves from competitors. As a result, applications are generating more data than ever before, making it increasingly difficult and costly to manage data across disparate systems. Learn 10 tips to remove data constraints in software development across the application lifecycle.
Posted: 20 Jul 2017 | Published: 20 Jul 2017

Delphix

Filling the Data Gap in DevOps
sponsored by Delphix
WHITE PAPER: While many IT teams have been successful in automating manual processes in modern software development, the same has not been true for the data underpinning the system. Learn the challenges companies face when it comes to managing data for application projects, and how companies can accelerate their goals for digital transformation.
Posted: 19 Jul 2017 | Published: 19 Jul 2017

Delphix

The Value of Enterprise-Grade Data Management with Zaloni Bedrock
sponsored by Zaloni
ANALYST REPORT: Organizations are rapidly adopting Hadoop as the foundational technology for housing their data. But what's missing in platforms? In this analyst report from The Enterprise Strategy Group, uncover an overview of data management offerings from Zaloni.
Posted: 29 Jun 2017 | Published: 01 Jul 2016

Zaloni

Stay on Top of Data Processes to Unlock More Big Data Value
sponsored by Infogix
EGUIDE: With the ever-increasing volume of big data, it's imperative that your company stays on top of data governance and preparation processes. In this expert e-guide, learn how to unlock greater value from big data. Plus, discover how Nationwide Mutual Insurance Co. realized great value and benefits from their finance data governance initiative.
Posted: 16 Jun 2017 | Published: 14 Jun 2017

Infogix

Good Data Governance Programs: Why the Urgency?
sponsored by SearchDataManagement
EZINE: Companies aren't gaining enough value from big data. That's why there's a greater need to establish data handling policies and procedures that only good data governance programs can provide. Explore good use vs. abuse of customer data (Wells Fargo, Target, and Bank of America), 4 data governance concerns and best practices, and much more.
Posted: 13 Jun 2017 | Published: 06 Jun 2017

SearchDataManagement

How to Enhance the Value of Analytic Insight with Real-Time Analytics
sponsored by IBM
WHITE PAPER: Enterprise data is one of the most valuable of an organization's assets. To derive maximum benefit from high-value data, it needs to be accessed where it lives in real-time. Learn how to analyze data effectively in real-time, and get an overview of IBM real-time analytics.
Posted: 08 Jun 2017 | Published: 08 Jun 2017

IBM

Your Business Is Only As Fast As Your Data: Data Management Playbook
sponsored by Google Cloud
ANALYST REPORT: This data management overview from Forrester Research explains the need to enable self-service access to real-time data. Use the 12 reports in this data management playbook to discover, plan, act, and optimize your data management practices.
Posted: 02 Jun 2017 | Published: 11 Mar 2016

Google Cloud

Solving Fundamental Data Quality Challenges
sponsored by BDNA
WHITE PAPER: Data quality is one of the most important requirements for IT asset management (ITAM) and IT service management (ITSM). Find out what you need to do in the rationalization, refresh, security, automation and planning steps to improve your data quality, and your overall quality of life.
Posted: 01 Jun 2017 | Published: 31 May 2017

BDNA

Redefining Data Governance
sponsored by Collibra
WHITE PAPER: More enterprises are adopting data governance as a way to create order from the chaos of skyrocketing data growth. But garden-variety data governance often isn't enough to help all organizations become truly data-driven. Learn how to enable faster, more reliable and more complete data discovery than traditional data governance tools.
Posted: 30 May 2017 | Published: 30 May 2017

Collibra

10 Ways to Rethink Data Mining
sponsored by Google Cloud
RESOURCE: In this infographic learn 10 ways you can modify your data mining practices to gain more actionable insights.
Posted: 23 May 2017 | Published: 23 May 2017

Google Cloud

How to Become a Data Governance Expert
sponsored by Collibra
WHITE PAPER: The end-game is no longer about a better data warehouse – it's about the value that data can deliver to the business. And for that data to mean something, it needs to be consumable by everybody in the organization, not just the data whizzes. Learn how to take the first step to becoming a data governance expert.
Posted: 22 May 2017 | Published: 22 May 2017

Collibra

Boost Business Returns with Faster, Smarter Data Lakes
sponsored by Teradata
WHITE PAPER: To realize the value in organizational data, it is imperative that organizations align forces; choosing the right data lake approach to support business strategy and growth. Learn about Kylo, an open-source data lake management software platform, and how it incorporates data quality, governance, monitoring and more.
Posted: 19 May 2017 | Published: 19 May 2017

Teradata

Data Sharing and Analytics Drive Success With IoT: How to Create Business Value with the Internet of Things
sponsored by Teradata
RESEARCH CONTENT: Creating business value from the IoT is associated with sharing data with other organizations. But what else do you need to know about the IoT and data sharing, before you begin? Inside this MIT Sloan research report, learn how a wide variety of organizations are using the IoT, and how they're deriving business value via data sharing and analytics.
Posted: 19 May 2017 | Published: 19 May 2017

Teradata

5-Step Data Quality Framework For Data In Motion
sponsored by Infogix
WHITE PAPER: 6 out of 10 users don't trust their data – and this is all the more strengthened when data is flowing through a myriad of systems prior to analysis. The truth is, if your data is in motion, you may have data quality issues. Learn a 5-step data quality framework for data in motion.
Posted: 15 May 2017 | Published: 15 May 2017

Infogix

Data Governance and Data Integrity: What's the Real Cost of Bad Data?
sponsored by Infogix
RESEARCH CONTENT: 80% of insurers identified as having issues with customer data in a recent survey. Inside this research report, discover the impact of poor or inconsistent data, the priority of these issues amongst your peers, and some potential strategies for taking steps to better data integrity.
Posted: 12 May 2017 | Published: 12 May 2017

Infogix
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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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