Speaker Bio

Mark Beyer

Mark Beyer

Distinguished VP Analyst
Mark A. Beyer is a Research Vice President and Distinguished Analyst in the ITL Data and Analytics group. Mr. Beyer covers broad data architecture solutions including data management and its intersection with use cases and data governance issues. His most recent areas of client issues and research include adapting best practices for data management to remove false distinctions between cloud, on-premises and hybrid fallacies. With a combined direct experience as a power user, application developer, implementation project manager and data architect, he focuses on practical choices when possible and pragmatic delivery when choices are limited. His more aggressive research includes Gartner Maverick contributions and data integration disruptions while keeping healthy skepticism involved where needed.
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Monday, 31 July, 2023 / 02:15 PM - 03:00 PM AEST
Ask the Expert: Data Catalog to Data Fabric: Understanding Modern Technology Components

When technology boundaries covered new grounds, we gave them different names such as Data Catalog, Data Virtualization, Logical Data Warehouse, Knowledge Graph, Data Hub, and Data Fabric. However, there is a great deal of overlapping capabilities and missing gaps. This session will raise awareness of various technology components and eventually enable D&A leaders build their digital enterprise.

Tuesday, 01 August, 2023 / 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM AEST
The Active Metadata Helix: the Benefits of Automating Data Management

Metadata is generated practically every time data is accessed in any tool, platform or application. This is a largely untapped resource that is real-time documentation of exactly how, when and why any person in the enterprise uses data from any and all assets available to them. Active metadata is the conversion of these otherwise passive observations into ML-enabled, automated data management.

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