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Big Data Data Governance
By William McKnight on September 9, 2012
Given the heterogeneous nature of enterprise data architectures today, the intersecting points between any two components (i.e., Hadoop, data warehouse, data virtualization, data warehouse - More
Collaboration & Communication: The Means or the End for Sharing Business Metadata?
By David Loshin on August 3, 2012
It is good to see that data governance as a practice is maturing beyond the awareness phase. At the recent Enterprise Data World and DGIQ - More
MDM: Little Data for Big Data
By William McKnight on July 19, 2012
Master data management (MDM) has not seen the meteoric take up in organizations that many other technologies have.  It has been a much more - More
Taming Enterprise Information Sprawl
By William McKnight on May 22, 2012
The unmistakable direction of an enterprise information management infrastructure is towards more complexity, more data, new kinds of data, response time requirements like never before - More
The Emerging Criticality of Enterprise Metadata
By David Loshin on March 15, 2012
What exactly is meant by the term “metadata”? Ten years ago, the most common definition would have been “data about the data - More