Gartner Research

Scoping an Effective MDM Governance Framework

Published: 01 July 2011

ID: G00214129

Analyst(s): Andrew White


Master data management is a common entry point for a broader information management strategy, so it is a great place to start an information governance program. Use this framework to help define and scope the governance master data critical to the success of an MDM program.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview


  • Seven Building Blocks for MDM
  • Why Is Information Governance So Important to MDM?
  • What Does Governance of Master Data Mean?
  • What's in Scope (and Out of Scope) of Governance for MDM
  • The Difference Between Data Stewardship and Data Entry

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