A work in progress: Toward data swamps, lakes or oceans?
Are the days of data warehouses numbered, or simply morphing into an exciting new model for data platforms?
The data asset: What’s it really worth?
All data has intrinsic worth, but its real value lies in how an organisation uses it, and whether it is fit for purpose when needed.
Getting to grips with CECL risk forecasting best practice
Organisations have the data they need, but they must move to proper data governance and management to align with global risk forecasting models.
ITBusiness appoints new general manager
Chris Pallikarides has been named as GM of ITBusiness, which is part of the KID Group.
Linking governance to compliance (and making auditors happier)
Moving data governance from a purely technical exercise to a higher level gives organisations greater oversight and supports compliance.
Thesele buys stake in Knowledge Integration Dynamics
Knowledge Integration Dynamics is now majority black-owned after investment holding firm Thesele bought a 40% stake in the data management solutions company.
Metadata management is a science
Meta analytics is the new model for enabling complete data and process oversight.
Avoiding the data spaghetti junction
When data is the lifeblood of the organisation, quality content is not enough; tried and tested rules, controls and architectures are needed.
Race is on for the data science maestro
A skilled data scientist needs a wide range of skills, advanced qualifications and several years of business experience.
Consumer permission is not compliance
GDPR and POPI compliance demand restructuring of data management practices, and deep data and process mapping.
Benefits of GDPR compliance
The General Data Protection Regulation deadline could be a useful catalyst for getting data life cycle management back under control.