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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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The Real Cost of Bad Data: Six Simple Steps To Address Data Quality Issues
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Inadequate data governance can cost millions. From regulatory fines for systems and control failures, to any other number of factors, the cost quickly adds up. View this resource to learn more about how your organization can effectively manage data quality.
Posted: 02 Jul 2013 | Published: 02 Jul 2013

Information Builders

The Economic Value of Data
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
ESSENTIAL GUIDE: Big data analytics promises to boost customer centricity and profitability for financial services firms, according to this report from Cognizant.
Posted: 17 Jun 2013 | Published: 17 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

CW500: Back to the Future: Big Data at Channel 4
sponsored by ComputerWeekly.com
PRESENTATION: Bob Harris, Chief Technology Officer of Channel 4 Television, explains the broadcaster's approach to big data in this presentation for Computer Weekly's 500 Club.
Posted: 03 Jun 2013 | Published: 03 Jun 2013

ComputerWeekly.com

Best Practices for Scaling a Big Data Analytics Project
sponsored by Information Builders
EGUIDE: Big data analytics can be overwhelming for those just beginning, but it's fortunate that many traditional data management best practices are also applicable to big data. In this expert e-guide, discover which best practices easily translate to your big data project, and get advice on how to start, scale, and succeed with your analytics initiative.
Posted: 28 May 2013 | Published: 28 May 2013

Information Builders

New Opportunities for Business Intelligence: Eight Ways to Generate Revenue and Drive Growth Now
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This white paper presents how to support new growth strategies and drive new revenue using eight important technologies. Our approach is practical, with success stories that demonstrate how trailblazers have already proven the value of these innovations.
Posted: 02 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Information Builders

New Opportunities for Business Intelligence: Five Ways to Enhance Governance and Compliance for Greater Control Now
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This white paper describes five innovative technology-driven solutions that can help companies to overcome the challenges in implementing and enforcing formal GRC policies and procedures.
Posted: 02 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Information Builders

Building a Business Case for Data Governance: Ten Critical Steps
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: This resource counts down 10 key steps that will help you build the business case for data governance in your organization. Also inside, learn about tools and tactics that will ensure your data governance project is a success.
Posted: 01 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Information Builders

The Role of Data Integration and Quality Management in NIEM
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: Check out this paper today to investigate how the National Information Exchange Model (NIEM) has grown. Learn about the challenges it was designed to overcome and of the important role that enterprise integration and data quality management technologies play in the execution of NIEM initiatives.
Posted: 01 May 2013 | Published: 01 May 2013

Information Builders

Developing an Information Strategy in the Financial Services Industry
sponsored by Information Builders
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, financial services organizations will learn how they can use five key actions to develop a successful information strategy in order to improve processes, boost productivity, enhance decision-making, and more.
Posted: 01 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

Information Builders

What to Look for When Selecting a Master Data Management Solution
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: In this guide, discover what you should look for when selecting a master data management (MDM) platform and learn how the right choice can help drive strategic business initiatives such as the cloud and big data. Continue reading to learn more.
Posted: 11 Apr 2013 | Published: 11 Apr 2013

Talend

Big Data Analytics - Your Project Reality: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: Big data analytics seems to be all the rage in the IT and business worlds, with plenty of products out there to help you with your big data projects.  However, it's not as simple as just buying a piece of technology.  Read this expert e-guide to learn best and worst practices for big data analytics projects, and questions to ask before beginning.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

IBM

The Costs of Weak Information Governance
sponsored by Iron Mountain
EGUIDE: View this expert resource to stay informed on some of the hazards that occur when you let your data fall by the wayside. Find out why it's important to use your information to unlock value and provide your business with the information you need to ensure success.
Posted: 26 Mar 2013 | Published: 26 Mar 2013

Iron Mountain

Public complaints case study
sponsored by SAS
CASE STUDY: With large volumes of data pouring into the Hong Kong Efficiency Unit's call center, they needed a way to manage this information and provide excellent customer service. Read this brief case study to see how they leveraged a visual analytics platform to take more effective action and make better decisions.
Posted: 21 Mar 2013 | Published: 21 Mar 2013

SAS

Four Key Pillars To A Big Data Management Solution
sponsored by Talend
WHITE PAPER: This resource explores an open source approach and flexible big data integration platform that addresses these challenges and enables users to easily connect and analyze data from disparate systems to help drive and improve business performance.
Posted: 25 Feb 2013 | Published: 25 Feb 2013

Talend

Graph Databases
sponsored by Neo Technology
EBOOK: Managing data that's interconnected is a common goal for businesses today, especially with the proliferation of social media data available. As such, many companies are turning to graph databases for help. Check out this comprehensive e-book to discover how graph databases can help you manage and query highly connected data.
Posted: 08 Jul 2013 | Published: 30 Jun 2013

Neo Technology

Enterprise Data Governance: The Human Element
sponsored by SAS
WHITE PAPER: This white paper explores the human element of enterprise data governance, as nearly every organizational task involving employees affects data quality. Read more to learn, through a simulated case study, how to combat people-related, data integration, organizational and cultural issues.
Posted: 02 Jul 2013 | Published: 15 Apr 2013

SAS

Big Data Analytics
sponsored by Kognitio
WHITE PAPER: Big data analytics can help you understand the current state of your business, track customer behavior, and take advantage of new opportunities. This comprehensive TDWI best practices report gives you in-depth insights into all the important aspects of big data analytics, so that you have a solid foundation for implementing an analytics plan.
Posted: 07 Jun 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2011

Kognitio

CIO Decisions E-Zine: Turning ‘Dirty Data’ into Business Insights for your Customers
sponsored by SearchCIO.com
EZINE: In this issue of CIO Decisions e-zine, we examine how CIOs can lead the way in turning dirty data into business insights for their customers.
Posted: 05 Jun 2013 | Published: 05 Jun 2013

SearchCIO.com

Gabriel on Big Data Without the Big Bang with Linux on IBM Power Systems
sponsored by IBM.
WHITE PAPER: In this resource, explore how to get started with a big data analytics program, and discover best practices for extracting the most value from your data without incredibly high costs or complexities.
Posted: 21 May 2013 | Published: 31 Dec 2012

IBM.

Banca Carige Video
sponsored by IBM.
VIDEO: In this brief video, discover how Banca Carige, a leading bank in Italy with over 700 branches, chose and implemented a large-scale data analytics platform in order to enable real-time analytics in all of its locations, improving business performance and individual client services.
Posted: 21 May 2013 | Premiered: 18 Dec 2012

IBM.

Expert E-Book: Data Quality Throughout Your Oracle Evironment
sponsored by Oracle Corporation
EBOOK: This expert e-book outlines best practices for ensuring data quality throughout your Oracle environment.  Inside, compare options for handling both customer and product data, and learn the steps you need to take on you data quality initiative.
Posted: 30 Apr 2013 | Published: 30 Apr 2013

Oracle Corporation

Mongo DB Operations Best Practices
sponsored by MongoDB, Inc.
WHITE PAPER: Access this informative white paper to learn the ins and outs of Mongo DB, an open-source document-based database, and discover best practices for setup, configuration, scaling, data backup, and more.
Posted: 16 Apr 2013 | Published: 28 Feb 2013

MongoDB, Inc.

Denodo Platform 5.0
sponsored by Denodo Technologies
WHITE PAPER: Today's information landscape includes a variety of data sources and unlike forms of data inundating your business every second. Turn to this resource to learn about how data virtualization can make disparate data sources appear as if they are in one place, so that you can easily access your information and make better, faster business decisions.
Posted: 12 Apr 2013 | Published: 31 Mar 2013

Denodo Technologies

'Big Data' Will Have a Big Impact on MDM Strategy
sponsored by IBM
EGUIDE: In today's fast-paced tech environment, popular trends such as social media, cloud computing, and big data will all have a huge impact on MDM, and you need to be prepared for how to deal with the changes. Check out this expert e-guide to discover insights on leveraging MDM tools and strategies to tackle big data and other BI trends.
Posted: 10 Apr 2013 | Published: 10 Apr 2013

IBM

Extracting Business Value from Unstructured Data
sponsored by HP & Intel®
EGUIDE: Though the value of extracting intelligence from high-volume unstructured data is attractive, attempting to do so without a strategy could be disastrous for your company.  This expert-created e-guide illustrates how companies can successfully extract and analyze data to make better business decisions and reap the most benefits.
Posted: 12 Mar 2013 | Published: 12 Mar 2013

HP & Intel®
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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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