I recently caught up with Daragh O Brien to learn about this year's Information Governance and Quality Ireland event and find out the latest news with data protection laws in the EU.Read More
What does it take to deliver a large, complex data quality initiative in a heavily regulated industry? How do you get senior leaders bought-in and data stewards empowered?
These are just some of insights shared by Sherry Michaels, currently Data Quality Program Manager for The Hartford, and a data quality leader for over a decade.
Sherry has 3 decades of insurance experience and talks openly about the practical techniques she has adopted to help mature data quality, data governance and data stewardship across her past projects.Read More
The new EU data protection regulations are causing quite a stir and will impact not just EU countries but also non-EU organisations.
Just what these impacts will be and how to prepare requires considerable planning so I caught up with data protection and data quality expert Daragh O Brien of Castlebridge Associates to find out more.Read More
How do you create the momentum and strategy to launch a data governance initiative for the first time?
That is one of the core themes of this interview with Emma Fortnum, an Information Architect at Mitchells and Butlers, a leading UK based operator of restaurants and pubs in the UK.Read More
How do you go about maturing data governance and data quality in a large, global organisation?
In this interview we hear from Matt Smith, Data Quality and Data Governance Manager at Covidien who has been helping his organisation grow data quality and governance capabilities whilst delivering tangible results.Read More
In this tech briefing, we learned how Diaku Axon, a distinctive data governance-driven solution, brings context and understanding of how data quality affects the business by embedding a variety of data governance and data quality related functions within the business itself.
One of the most rewarding aspects of running Data Quality Pro is getting to meet practitioners who are maturing their organisational approach to data quality and data governance.
It's particularly rewarding when we meet practitioners who are achieving these objectives in the not-for-profit sector as in the case of our latest interview with Guy Harvey, a data governance practitioner who has been helping Sanctuary Housing roll out an entire data governance framework.Read More
As organisations mature they invariably wish to extend the reach of their data quality and data governance initiatives but how can they do this effectively? How can they ensure that there is no overlap and that everyone is focused on the same goal?
In this interview with expert Mark Allen we explore how various business and IT alignment issues impact ability to successfully execute enterprise data governance and data quality programs. Mark also provides insights for how to address these alignment issues.Read More
In this interview I speak with Fred Kimmelbein, an Enterprise Data Architect for Scripps Networks Interactive. Fred is currently tasked with helping to mature a data governance strategy across the entire organisation.Read More
In this tech briefing director Patrick Dewald provides a 30 minute introduction to the data governance approach of Diaku and how Axon helps in a range of governance, compliance and knowledge management scenarios.Read More
Why do so many organisations falter with data governance at the first attempt?
In this article, Data Governance practitioner Patrick Dewald of Diaku draws on his industry experience to put forward alternative approaches and some useful questions to help you create success in your data governance programme.Read More
In this interview I speak with David Mead of Uniserv to find out more about the background of Uniserv, the recent identity resolution innovations they have created and what their future roadmap looks like.
"Data is an Asset" is one of those terms that frequently gets bandied around within management circles but is there a reality gap between intent and execution?
In this guest post from expert panellist and director of Diaku, Patrick Dewald, we get an insiders view on some of the myths and paradoxes of data strategy. Patrick also shares insights on where organisations possibly need to refocus their efforts.
What is it like to deliver data governance capabilities into large organisations on the front-line and what should organisations be doing to go beyond Data Governance?
These are just some of the topics I put to Data Governance practitioners Patrick Dewald and Darius Clayton. They form part of the team at Diaku, a company that specialises in Data Governance services but who have also been winning praise for their innovative Axon Data Governance software.Read More