The Data Quality Pro Spotlight showcases me of the most recent contributions from data quality, data governance and MDM professionals across the web.
Data Quality Assessment is a core data quality activity but how do you get started? Which resources are available to the beginner? Which books and articles point the way forward?
Use this resource guide to help and bookmark it for future reference as we will be constantly updating it in the future.
How do you prevent poor levels of supplier data quality impacting your organisation?
The answer is through the creation of a robust Data Quality Firewall and ongoing Data Quality SLA process. This post creates a blueprint for creating your own data quality firewall and ensuring your data quality SLA provides certified, high quality data throughout your organisation.Read More
To help readers gain practical insight into the methods and pitfalls of data quality assessment and measurement I asked data quality expert Laura Sebastian-Coleman to provide a range of insights.
This post examines some of the desirable properties that your data quality sponsor should possess. Not all sponsors will have these of course (unless you're very lucky) but perhaps you can use it as a benchmark when going out into the organisation to locate preferred sponsors for your next data quality initiative.Read More
Want some tools for more inspired data quality leadership?
If you are looking to promote the wider adoption of data quality throughout your organisation these simple, low-cost, web-based applications might just help you and your team communicate, coordinate and collaborate far more effectively.Read More
In this interview with Data Quality Pro at the recent Visual Retail Analytics forum hosted by Atheon Analytics, Clive Humby covers topics including the sectors benefiting most from Big Data, the issues surrounding individual data privacy, access to governmental data, changing retail business models and how retailers are working with Big Data today.Read More
When tackling Data Quality you will invariably need to understand and manage the thousands of business rules that can exist across even medium sized organisations.
To help members understand some of the core methods involved I recently asked Graham Witt, author of "Writing Effective Business Rules", to share some practical tips and techniques.Read More
Are you creating a data quality capability that can scale?
This article explores why building a data quality vision that can grow is one of the most critical skills a data quality leader possesses.Read More
Bryn Davies of Infoblueprint, a South African consultancy specialising in Data Quality, Governance and Data Migration services, provides a range of tips for helping project teams to "bed down" data quality and governance capabilities that are sustained long after the migration is completed.Read More
Social MDM is a term that has been growing in popularity recently thanks in no small part through the efforts of Henrik Sørensen, a leading blogger, trainer, practitioner and entreprenuer within the world of data quality and MDM.
I recently caught up with Henrik to find out more about Social MDM and more importantly what benefits it offers.Read More
Many companies are no doubt putting off their Solvency II Data Directory initiatives now that the deadline has slipped. In this webinar recording Nicola Askham provides another course of action by demonstrating what value they can bring to the business by implementing early.Read More
In this latest episode of our Technology Briefing series we showcase the ECCMA Corporate Dictionary Manager in a presentation by Peter Benson, ECCMA Executive Director and also ISO 8000 Project Leader.Read More
In this interview, past contributor Mark Humphries of Essent in Belgium, shares practical advice of how to develop a complete data quality strategy that starts with customer needs and ultimately ends in major data quality improvement.Read More
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